|UFDC Home||myUFDC Home | Help ||
|Section A: Main|
|Section B: Sports|
|Section C: North Florida Focus|
ALL ISSUES CITATION SEARCH THUMBNAILS MAP IT! PAGE IMAGE ZOOMABLE
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
|Table of Contents|
Section A: Main
Section B: Sports
Section C: North Florida Focus
lnith uInmi Lhio ng..mm,. A V I I"B
HIS LIB VEST
I Iso for something to do this
you ur fuDay. We will reopen onur fu
Fun Sothern Styleay 31, at 8:30 a.m.
4 upplerilt for fun things to do in LAFAYETTE COUNTY
North Florida andholiday.
Qnilth onmiotkin Pnmm-r fAV I 10%
_**5-DIGIT 32611 '000000
HIS LIB WEST
LIBRARY F FLORICORRECTIONDA
QUICK 2005 Graduationgin in
weAD held at Lafayette district schools
"Hatch Bend Mayo Fresident charged 2005 graduating class of Lafayette High School.
fice will be closed on
Monday, May 30 in ob-
servawith two counts of animemorial
Day. We will reopen on
cruelty" was incorrect diplomas from Lafayette the field at :30 a.m.p.m. for the Ashley Phillips, Pledge of Michael Kelly with a tro-
Have a safe and happy
The address given in last
week's front page story,
"Hatch Bend resident charged 2005 graduating class of Lafayette High School.
with two counts of animal
cruelty" was incorrect. diplomas from Lafayette the field at 7:30 p.m. for the Ashley Phillips, Pledge of Michael Kelly with a tro-
NE Mandarin and Blackjack Delores L. Walker District Schools. last time as a class. Now Allegiance by Treasurers phy. Kelly was selected
Lane is located on the left of The high school com- they will pursue careers Kayla Hood and Meagan Honor Student from the
US 27 going east not in Free Press Reporter mencement was held at that will take them in many Shaw and welcome by Troy three candidates, Mikea
Hatch Bend. Fifty-nine high school se- Dale Walker Field, Friday directions, some to contin- Adams, Class President. Wilson, Troy Adams and
niors and 73 Kindergarten night, May 20. ue their education others to Senior Matthew Wilson Kelly.
Hurricane students received their Seniors walked out on begin full-time employ- sang a moving rendition of After several students
ment, but certainly all to "Here's to the Night" be- were recognized for their
season begins experience change. fore Principal Derek Hem- high school achievement
SC hain reaction Opening remarks were bree introduced guests and
June 1 n 1 Igiven by class secretary, presented Honor Student SEE GRADUATION, PAGE 8A
- Weather forecasters
are saying this year's accident injures
hurricane s ason will be
,aso t or-perhlaps high school student
more active than last
years. reaction accident on US
Lafayette County did Delores L. Walker 27 early Monday morn-
not experience the dev- Free Press Reporter ing, May 23 on their way d w
station that other Flori- to school. Howell, was ,,
da counties did but Don- Two Lafayette High taken to Shands at
nie Land, Emergency School students, Tiffany Live Oak with injuries.
Operations Manager for L. Pulliam and Daniel Pulliam and Richard D.
Lafayette County said M. Howell of Mayo,
we must not be compla- were involved in a chain SEE CHAIN, PAGE 8A
Look for vital informa- [.
tion on hurricanes and t
what you can do to be
prepared should one tar- . nl .
get Lafayette County in Lafayette Elementary School Kindergarten class with their teachers, Mrs. Coker, Mrs. Guyton, Mrs.
next week's edition of Long and Mrs. Folsom. Photos Delores L. Walker
Mayo Free Press. Also
look for a Hurricane Fr your information Weather Eye
Guide in the June 16 edi-
tion of the Mayo Free The Lafayette County Sheriff's Office is located in the on Mayo
Press. former county library on Monroe Street directly behind
IDthe county jail. te codCool start then partly
IN SID E The Supervisor of Elections Office has moved to the of- cloudy, humid afternoon
LC. fice vacated by the sheriff on the north side of the court- with scattered
Photo Delores L. Walker house. evening showers.
Tiffany Pulliam's Honda received $4000 damage in the three The offices vacated by the supervisor, on the south side, Low: 57 High: 88
vehicle accident on US 27 early Monday morning will eventually be used by the driver license office
planned for later in the year. 4, o 4 !
Local EMS observe 32nd annual EMS Week '
The 3R's that describe cause it is available any- able, serving the public
Senior Awards .. EMS, Ready, Responsive where and any time. It is with well-trained paid and
Pages 3-4B and Reliable are played out responsive to all kinds of volunteer professionals.
"__ _in life and death situations medical emergencies de- Locally, EMS was hon- 75
LOOK FOR every day, minute by spite weather conditions or
minute. EMS is ready be- hazards. And EMS is reli- SEE LOCAL, PAGE 8A Weather art by LES
,_ student Drew Perry
l _._- __ INDEX
Delores L. Walker Classifieds .......1-6D
Free Press Reporter Calendar 3-50
Emergency Medical Ser- Social News....... 3A
vices (EMS) Week honored ,, Church News..... 2A
LES Pre-K student Va- its own May 15-21. This
lerie Swords knows just marks the 32nd year the na--
how to arrange her tion has paid tribute to
lunch without any help EMS. There are more than
from adults. 750,000 EMS providers na- "-... I
Look for a story about tionwide who's communi-
teaching children basic ties planned events to rec- Shortly after touch down TraumaOne crew stopped for a photo with Lafayette County EMS person- I C COOriK II
skills to prepare a nutri- ognize those who con- el. (L-R) TraumaOne Pilot Ray Gray, EMT Will Hamlin, TraumaOne Paramedic Tony Hayes, Rene For Kids
tious lunch all by them- tribute so vitally to a com- Revels of Mayo Medical, EMT/P Regina Byrd, EMT Charles "Chuckie" Swindle and TraumaOne 12 &Under
selves. munity's health and safety. RN/EMT/P Robert "Rambo" Lane.
No Purchase Necessary
Must Present Coupon
Limit 1 Per Person
DC~~~~~I 1 IY 'Good 5/27/05 Only
1. Y I .
PAGE 2A THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Share your New Beginnings Shatterproof S
fWthsChurch to h 1pd 2005 Douglas B. Osborne
Whatis your n ht Douglas B. Osborne, age
churc rday nigh service Are you ready to prove 67, passed away on Satur-
doing? New Beginnings Church will hold a special Saturday that you can be a broken day May 21, 2005 in Lake
Let us hear night service this weekend (May 28th) beginnings at 6 woman of God? Come join City. He was a native of
from you! PM. New Beginnings offers a casual atmosphere with ladies from three counties in Scottsbourgh, AL. Coming
r relevant music. Pastor Wayne is in the middle of a ser- this powerful and inspired from LaGrange, GA, he had
Have an article mon series entitled "FROM BURNOUT TO BAL- -one day convention held in lived in Mayo for the past
you want printed? ANCE". Did you know that people now sleep 2 1/2 the heart of Lafayette Coun- 10 years. Mr. Osborne was a
Send it to us! hours less each night than people did a hundred years ty. Sponsored by Friend- Retired District Manager
1 ago? The average work week is now longer than it was ship Evangelism, Woman at for Flowers Baking Compa-
Phone: 294-1210 in the 1960's and we have become a piled on, stretched, the Well Ministries and Lo- ny. He was a member of the
U Fax: 294-2666 stressed society that is about to crack under the weight cal Churches, SHATTER- Hatchbend Apostolic
*I. -n/c of it all. We are constantly rushed, constantly late and PROOF 2005, will impact Church. Preceded in death
constantly exhausted. Maybe you can identify with you in ways not dreamed by a son, Stephen DeWayne
JS 9 what Job said in Job 3:26 "I have no peace! I have no possible. Osborne. He is survived by
U quiet! I have no rest and trouble keeps coming." (GW) The event will be Satur- his wife of 49 years, Vivian
a Join us this Saturday as we look at the topic "HOW TO day, May 28, beginning with Osborne, of Mayo.
LIGHTEN YOUR LOAD". God intended for us to live registration at 8 a.m. at Other survivors include;
In Luke 14:7-11 Jesus tells a life of balance, so join us as week look into God's Lighthouse Christian Center (2) sons; Jerry A. Osborne
a parable of those invited to Word and discover the life He created us to live. on SR51 in Mayo. Classes on and wife Angela, Donald V.
a wedding. He told those -". p,. New Beginnings is presently meeting in The Intercessory Prayer, The Osborne and wife Joyce, all
arriving early not to take *.'.. Lafayette County Community Center on HWY 27 right Power of a Praying Wife, of Mayo, (2) daughters;
the most prominent seats i4 B across from the Hornet Hose. Come early and enjoy the and Women After God's Edith Ann Dowe, of Mayo,
lest when a more distin- New Beginnings Cafe'. Cafe' opens 30 minutes before Own Heart will be offered in Linda O. Smith and hus-
guished guest arrives they 'ir each service. You can also check out the New Begin- the morning with an open band Paul, of Temple Ga.
be asked to relinquish their nings Book Store where you can purchase a copy of the forum in the afternoon enti- (1) brother; Charlie Os-
seats and thus become hu- best selling book "The Purpose Driven Life for only $7. tied "Shattering the Walls of borne, of Decatur, Al, (6)
miliated. In verse 10 Jesus We look forward to seeing you this Saturday at 6 p.m. Race... Shattering the Walls grandchildren, and a host
said when you arrive early of Religion" hosted by a of nieces and nephews.
take one of the less notice- David H. Matier guest panel. Breakfast and Services were held at 2
able seats because it would Bread of the Mighty Food Bank lunch will be offered. p.m. on Tuesday, May 24,
be better to be asked to take upset my wife so bad that The keynote speaker is 2005 at the Hatchbend
a more prominent seat than we left the church before Bread of the Mighty Food Bank will be in the Mayo Kim Miller. Kim is co- Apostolic Church, with
to be asked to give up your the service started. This Town Park on Thursday, June 2, 2005 at 1 p.m. to dis- founder of Woman at the Rev. Steve Boyd, officiating.
seat to someone else of happens in the church I at- tribute USDA commodities. This program will not in- Well Ministries and author Family received friends
higher stature in the com- tend too, but it should not terfere with any other commodities you might be re- of- the women's devotional, on Monday evening from 6-
munity and be embar- happen anywhere! ceiving at the present time. "Angel Grams." 8 p.m. at the Mayo Chapel.
rassed as you are asked to No one pays pew rent! It If you receive Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance if you believe it is time for Joe P. Burns Funeral
move. is not MY SEAT and it is to Needy Families, SSI, Medicaid or Residence in our local churches to unite... Home in Mayo is in charge
Most Church members not YOUR SEAT either. Public housing funded by Municipal, County, State -If: you believe it is time to of all the arrangements.
would agree that visitors Church members need to or Federal Government you are eligible to receive break down walls of racism,
are distinguished guests be mature enough to move USDA commodities. You only need to meet one oth- prejudices, hypocrisy and
and would give them a on to another seat it could er above requirements. religious strife than prepare 5th Sunday
pretty high status. They have eternal consequences. However if you do not receive any of the above as- yourself for this one-day,
would agree that visitors My wife and I never went distance you may still be eligible to receive these com- God-inspired event which Night Service
should have the honored back to that church. We modities. This program will serve as many people as will change the hearts of all.
seats but it is not always have long since found a possible. The Food Bank will try to be in Lafayette We ask that mothers at Mayo Baptist
that way much to the cha- church home and are hap- County every 30 to 60 days to give out these com- please make arrangements
grin of many a pastor. I py, but we were looking for modities. for childcare. Due to space The 5th Sunday Night
have had the experience of a church at the time. Once you sign up they will notify you when and constraints, nursery, will not Service will be held at
being a first time visitor at a David H. Matier, DPC where they will be the next time come. Anyone who be provided. For more in- Mayo Baptist Church
church and being asked to Christian/Biblical Coun- lives in Lafayette County. is welcome to come out to formation and a registration May 29 at 6 p.m.
move because I was sitting selling receive these commodities. packet, please call Joy Pad- Mayo Baptist is locat-
in someone's seat. One firstname.lastname@example.org If you have any questions you can call the Mayo gett at 386-294-1480. ed on north SR 51.
time when this happened it 051705 Town Hall at 294-1551.
AIRLINE BAPTIST CHURCH (SBC)......294-2676 Methodist Church NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH llowship
Co-Pastor.............................................................. Larr Law Phone: 386-294-1661 Pastor .......... .......................Rev. Charlie Walker
Co-Pastor .........................................Rusty ryan MAYO FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Community Church,
Sunday School.................................................................. 9:45 a.m L located SE corner of Hwy. 27 & FL 51 M ayo un ay........................................................... 00 a.m.
Worship Service............................................................... 11:00 a.m. Pastor, W alter Bell M morning Worship.............................................................11:00 a.m. A Full Gospel M ministry
Children's/Youth Discipleship.......................................6:00 p.m. Discpleship Train g....................................6:00 p.m. of M o Florida Inc
Discipleship Training................................ ................ 6:30 p.m. Sunday School ...................................................... 10:00 a.m Evening W orship................................ .........................7:00 p.m .ayo
Even g W orship...............................................................7:00 p.m M morning W orship......................................................... 11:00 a.m A dult Choir.........................................................................8:00p.m 294-1656
eesdaAdult Bible Sdy.......................................6 p.m. Evening Worship............... ...........................6:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting Bible Study & Mission Grou-Wed...7:00 p.m. Deacon Lemon Curtis Watson,
AWANA outhMeetings Ma Hi........ .......................................:30p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting.........................................7:00 p.m. Located wo Miles north of Mayo Of Highway 51 Chairman of the Deacon Ministry
Located Four Miles East of Mayo on Highway 27 Located Miles Morth of Mayo
"0 Come Let us Worship The Lord" Ps. 95:6 11F "The Friendly Mayo Methodist" 12899.F "Come And Hear, All Ye That Fear God" Ps. 66:16 129003-F Mother Emma Watson, General Mother
at the corner of San Pedro St.
ALTON CHURCH OF GOD.....................294-3133 LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN CENTER...294-3089 PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH (SBC).294-1306 Church Services
Pastor............Rev. Charles E Hode, Jr. Pastor, John Whittington Pastor............ ......................... Ted Rushing Sunday School....................10:00 am.
Youth Pastor ........................... Brett eals Sund School... ...............................9:45 a.m. Morning Worship................11:00 a.m.
M music Director ...........................................................Blanche Perry .'" a.m Tuesday Service.....................7:00 .m.
Children's Pastor..... .... ..........Ryan & Tiffany Perry Sunday Praise and Worship Service..............................10:30 a.m. Worship Service................................................................11:00 a.m. (Prayer Meeting and Bible Stuy)
Sunday School................................................ .......9:45 a.m. Children's Church............................................................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Discipleship Training..............6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Worship Service/K.I.D.S. Church..................................10:45 a.m. Sunday Night Service.................... p.m. rann..................................6:00 p.m. Evening Training............6:00 p.m. Worship means Celebration, Communication,
Evening W worship ............................ .......................6:00 p.m W wednesday Service............................................................7:00 p.m Team Kids Night ..............................................................6:30 p.m and Consecration.
Family eight Youth Club Church.............7:00 p.m. Wednesday Wed. Children's and Teen's Service...................7:00 p.m. Seven miles West of Mayo, left on CR 534 then right on 350A hu emershi means mmia stud ent of the
State Road 27 128994-F State Road 51 Mayo "Love Never Fails" 129000 -- Jesus Saves -- 129004-F word of God.
BETHEL HOLY CHURCH..................294-1932 MAYO BAPTIST CHURCH...........(386)294-1020 NEW HARMONY UNTED METHODIST CHURCH New Beginnings Church
"Affiliated with Mt. Sinai Holy Churches of America Inc." Interim Pastor: Dr. Roy Lee Saint (Go south on 60th, turn right) a place for you
(Go south on 51 to 160th, turn right) P
Pastor ...... ...............Elder Carolyn Demps Worship Leader........ .............Joycelyn Cook Pastor: Stan Posey Pastor..............Wayne Hudson
Sunday School ........................ 11:00 a.m. Sunday Schedule Phone (386) 776-1806 Phone Number.......386-294-1244
o r s ^ ic.12:000 m Bible Study...........................................................................9:45 A.M Sun aD rship....................................................................9:30 am email@example.com
Thursday Bile Study.........................................7:00 p.m. Worship Service.....................................................11:00 AM. Bible Study..............................................................10:30 am
Sunday Night Service.........................................................6:00 P.M Purpose Statement:
357 Pine Street Wednesday Night Schedule WEDNESDAY New Beginnings exists to providean environment
"Membership means Displeship" Adult Prayer Service .......... .........6:30P.M. Women'sBibleStudy..........................................................10:00am Therfecandisoranddevefassionf
"Membership means Discipleship" 128995-F mavobatisthurchatenet F 154078- God that is Rea relevant, and relational
HATCHBEND APOSTOLIC CHURCH..935-2806 MIDWAY BAPTIST CHURCH THE OASIS Presently meeting in the Mayo
Sunday School 10:00 a.m Pastor: Larry Easton Service Seu:
Pastor.................................................. .....Rev. Steve Boyd Worship Service.. ..................... 11:00 a.m. Sunday AM Service......................................................10:30 a.m. Sun. Morning Worship.....................10:00 a.m.
Sunday School.............................. .........................10:00 a.m Discipleship Traiing.................................... .....................6:00 p.m Children's Church.........................................................0:30 a.m Wednesday Night Bible Study...............7:00p.m.
Evening Worship.................................... .....6:00 p.m. Evenmn Worship..... ........................................... ...7:00p.m. Thursday...... ...................... 7:00 p.m. a
Wed. Light for Living............. .... ....7:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting Wednesday..........................................7:00 p.m. Home Groups meet at 6 p.m. on Sunday evening Iphu Aden
Located 4 miles Southn 349, w "For If Ye oC Heaveno Hwy. 27, 4 miles West of Branford Ra
thenleoC18fForgive Men Their Tresspasses Your Heavenly Christian Church
then left on CR 138, follow signs.F Father Will Also Forgive You" Matt. 6:14 935-0843 129005-F Pastor Bill Talley
FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD ST. MATTHEW'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH Bethel Creek Baptist Church.....................658-2398 963-5600
Choir Practice...................10:00 a.m. Contact Number in Mayo (386) 294-2218 Pastor : Sherwood E. Sawyer 208-9626
5aY Worshi Service ..............10:30 .m. Sunday School............ ................ 9:45 a.m. Sunday School Service....9:45 a:m.
Kid's l urch .... ............................. 1:00 a.m. Vicar..............................................................Rev. Linda Lowry Sunday Worship Service.................. ........................... : a.m. Worship S ervice...........11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship...............................6:00 p.m. Sr. Warden.......................Pippy Cashman Sunday Eve.ing Worship................................ 6:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting........... 7:00 p.m.
Kids on the Rock................. 63................ 0 p.m. Celebration of Holy Eucharist at 7:00 PM Wednesday Bible Study.................................. 7:00 p.m.
sedaes !YYouth Impact ...p.................p ph........................ 7:00 p.m.
SAdult Bible Study .............................7:00 p.m. each Wednesday to be followed by light Nursery available for all services
Pastor: David Stephens refreshments and Christian Education. locatNursery availablees North of Day on Highwaserv y 53ices
Located on Mill Street, Mayo "Renewing Hope and Building Lives" Located One Block North of the Courthouse inMayo. locate y mile North of Day onHighway 532
7F Located One Block North of the Courthuse in Mayo. Wheyou are always welcomed 129096-F
ST. FRANCIS XAVIER CATHOLIC CHURCH OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE Hatch Bend Baptist Church
928 East Howard St. U.S. 90 East CATHOLIC CHURCH Pastor George Dunn
P.O. Box 1179 Live Oak, Florida 32060 (386) 364-1108 9-0
Rev. Michael Pendergraft 935-0943
Sunday Mass ..... ....9:00 a.m. 137 E. Main Street (US 27 & Hart Street)
Sunday (Spanish) Mass.......... .........1:00 p.m. Mayo, FL Sunday School.....................................................9:45 a.m.
Wednesday Mass........................7:00 p.m. Sunday Morning Worship................................... 11:00 a.m.
Thursday ass...................................................... ......... 9:00 a.m. Bi-lingual (Spanish-English) Mass at 7:30 p.m., Sunday Evening.................... ........................ 6:00 p.m.
Friday Mass............................................ ...................9:00 a.m. Tuesday during ILent. Wednesday Evening............................................ ........7:00 p.m.
Saturday (Vigil) Mass............. ................ 6:00 p.m. Religious Education classes on Satuirday 3:00-4:00 p.m. .
149548-F ," : 149611-F 3029 S.E. CR 500 swe,",
To Place Your Church In Our Church Directory,
Call Myrtle at 362-1734
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 9005, ir : _: THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL PAGE 3A
Sor ca T\s Where Kids are
SWild About God!!
940i 1 Dear Parents:
We would like to in-
vite your kids to have HERD A
the greatest summer ALL HE FUN?
ever by going to
i "Serengeti Trek: Join us for a week of
Ee KId ar iCdd- s. Where Kids are Wild oserreet ek!
So' About God!" Vacation
Send us yor Bible School You'll
social news find plenty of action at
Deadl ine ; w Baby the Alton Church of God Life Center, off US 27 South
dy (East of Mayo).
SMond ay -. Non i Each day your children will be part of fun Bible learn-
ing they can see, hear, touch, and even taste!
Lighth ase k Re alty Bible Point Crafts, team-building games, lively Bible
Si .Re y songs, and tasty treats (Lunch will be served daily) are
S'ai g just a few of the Serengeti Trek ac-
IS dmtivities that help faith grow into
in real life. Kids will even
The North Florida rear~s- choose a Daily Challenge-
tate market is booming, an exciting way to live out
and Heather NeiIol lroki;; .- f sr what they've learned.
and owner of i ighithouse As kids learn about
Realty, is proud to halve JA God's love, they'll also en-
Brack Jackson td helpi. .i joy hands-on Bible adven-
the work load! tures and daily video skits
Brack is a lifeldnei- from Chadder Chipmunk.
dent of Lafayette Couity. :Cassandra Lashawn Sellers and Cory Cotez Akins (Since everything is hands on,
He and his 'wife. -o 91v:n C~s kids might get a littlemessy. Be sure
; Green Jackson haei S e. to send them in play clothes, safe shoes, and safari gear!)
children Katie, Clay and iAlso, they will meet animated Bible Buddies like a lion,
Case. Brack and telly aw3d : i- zebra, elephant, and giraffe.
the kids are membersndf th Brack Jackson ad A A Your kids will even participate in a hands-on missions
Alton Church of eGod project called Operation Kid-to-Kid that involves nearly
where he plays bass guitar Brack, who joins Heather : a million other children across North America! We will
in the choir. Neili, Tonya Chandler and Cory Cotez Akins and groom, a correctional offi- be collecting school items such as paper, pencils, glue,
Brack, a third generation Ricky Hunt at Lighthouse "-Cassandra Lashawn Sellers cer sergeant at Madison crayons, scissors, etc. to send to needy children in
dairy farmer, graduated Realty, has quickly proven were united in marriage on Correctional Institution, is Africa.
4from Lafayette High himself to be a valuable as- April 23, 2005 at Four Free- the son of Ceola and the Serengeti Trek is great fun for children of ages 3 and
School. After graduation set to the team. Since com- doms Park in Madison. late Jimmie Akins of Madi- up; even teenagers will enjoy signing on as Safari Crew
he attended North Florida ing on board in February,', The bride, a correctional son. Leaders who help younger children. Each day we'll also
Community College where he has already sold over officer sergeant for Lake The happy couple would be having The "Mane" Event- a daily celebration of
he obtained his Associates $950,000.00 in properties City Correctional Facility is like to thank all friends and God's love you will not want to miss. So mark these
of Arts degree while spe- and will easily pass the mil- '- the daughter of Will and family who shared their dates on your calendar:
cializing in business- and lion dollar mark well with- Jannie Thomas and grand- special day. MAY 31-JUNE 4, 2005. The adventure starts at 9:30 am
:economics. He is also a in six months. daughter of Eugene and Thank you, Cory and and ends at 1:00 pm everyday.
Graduate of the FlodaReal .'le is specializing in .Annie Sellers of Mayo. The Cassandra Akins The last day of the Serengeti Trek will end in a cele-
Estate Institute and Florida small and large land sales, bration at 12:00 pm where you and family/friends are
Mortgage Broker School inuding commercial sales, Ainvited to come and see as your children share their ad-
and is a licensed Florida And is very knowledgeable N E W_ AJ ventures through songs and presentations. Lunch will
-Real Estate Sales Associate -in the area of agriculture Mara Jeanette be provided for all attending the Serengeti Celebration.
and Mortgage Broker. and wooded properties. We hope Serengeti Trek will
..Brack has been on, the Brack is looking forward to Guadalupe .. leave a little bit of God's
Lafayette County Farm Bua serving everyone in and Arreguin love in your children's
-reau Board for ten ye rs, out of the community with lives as well as our
serving as Vice President aol of their real estate needs.. Juan and Amy Ar- community. Call
for 5 years. He was the He can be reached at the of- reguin are proud to an- 386-294-3133 to reg-
1998 State Youirg Fati~ ice at 294-2131 or on his nounce the birth of their sister your children fo
i-and iiancherWinfiAdi .. l.. pn iee 289272.~ precious babL girl. Maria -. this awesome: BibleI
Jeanette Guadalupe Ar- i J learning adventure!
Sreguin was born on April
;5, at 11:35 p.m. in
Gainesville. She weighed .
Sirori ridal FShower 8 pounds and 4 ounces
Do ower and was 20 inches long.
-t leasant Grove *
u w e i, tist Church Learn How To Be A appy Birthda
onday, June Patient Care Technician
nSP h.Pcerk wt.Pie-naropriny,FL324 r
fro-hA om. R12 pn. at Pleasant
.tatidns are being sent. i ran o
Course includes We just wanted to wish you a
SNursing Assistant, very happy 21st birthday.
Pleboto my, EKG and I hope to share many more
S-Hospital Skills with you. Allyson also says
Rambli a Thip..... Call for more information, "Happy Birthday Daddy, Ilove
Which Way Do I Go? 386-364-2798 you." Hope you have a good one.
Jump in the RV' and:jjoig hlirilling Bible stories, awe- SU.aNT N -
us as we cruise aross es6me crafts, music for the H AM ILTON i oei a as, .
USA for an adventBii-'B-rBad, itnergizing snacks, Dne will b
filled getaway. We' 1be vis- And fun recreation. TECH NIC A. LCENTER t io
- iting Washingtog. ,)C.; The road trip begins at 415 S.W. Pinewood Drive,
SChicago, Illinois;'Lebanor,- -~IATCH BEND BAPTIST Live Oak, FL 32060
Kansas; Yellowstone- Na- CHURCH, May 30- June 3,
Stional Park; artd Knbtt's 6-9 p.m.
Berry Farm as we crse to H-atch Bend Baptist Come and join us at
our final destinatlon- a re.- Church is located at 3029
lationship with Jesus.` 'S.E. Cft 500, Branford, Brewer Lake Baptist
On this exciting road trip Florida. For more informa-
you will exene~e tion; call: 386-935-0943. )c Church for the
Ramblin' Road Trip
.- Which Way Do I Go?
118 E. Patk St. Perry, FL 32348 Psalm 25:4
(Behind Foodlaind Shopping Center)
Toll-Free 1-866Perry Movies (737-7966)
Get .1 .......... &Poportn i '
***Movies at 7:30 Open Thursy starting June 2
Starting Friday 05/27/05 Jump in theTV and join us as we cruise across the USA for an adventure-filled getaway.
We will be visiting Washington, DC; Chicago, Illinois; Lebanon, Kansas; Yellowston National Park;
and Knott's Betty Farm as we cruise to our final destination-a relationship with Jesus.
S, On this exciting road trip you will experience thrilling Bible stories, awesome crafts,
,/- music for the road, energizing snacks and fun recreation. 4
The exciting road trip begins with a Kickoff celebration 4 p.m. Saturday, June 4, 2005 at 4
t~s~zit t ~Brewer Lake Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Day, Florida. We will have hot dogs,
hamburgers and a magic show. Each child that registers will receive a free themed VBS t-shirt.
: Dinner will be served each night at 6 p.m. and classes will follow.
,,-, , -
/: ,; ,,.. .
PAGE 4A THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Featured Church of the Week Mayo Baptist
Mayo Baptist Church 51 North. In 1995 the Gar-
was formed in 1894 by 19 den Worship Center was
members of Half-Moon completed and plans con-
Baptist Church. This same tinued to be made for the
year Mayo was designated new church building. In '
the county seat of the early summer of 2003 .. -
Lafayette County. In 1896 we had a ground breaking 51
Mayo Baptist built its first ceremony for the new '
church property which church building and in the
was destroyed in 1898 by a months ahead began work
hurricane and was never on the new church build- -
rebuilt. The church met ing.
for more than ten years at With the help of many
the Methodist church on church members and espe-
alternating Sundays. cially the Campers on Mis- Children who were dedicated on Sunday
It wasn't until 1909 that sion we were able to move Pastor Dr. Roy Saint and children at banquet.
Mayo Baptist had its own into our new church build-
church building located on ing in August of 2004. In "
Main Street. In 1990 Mayo January of 2005 the church
Baptist began making held a dedication Sunday
plans to build a Garden which was attended by
Worship Center and new many who helped to make .
church building on prop- our beautiful new building
erty located on Highway a reality.
Senior Adults singing a special on Senior Adult Sunday.
Children who were dedicated on Dedication Sunday.
Mrs. Marie Winburn playing the piano on Senior Adult Sunday..
Phone: (386) 294-1210 Fax: (386) 294-2666
Suite 101, Lake City, FL 32055
Honoring graduating Seniors on "Senior Sunday."
TeAnnual subscription rate: A Children making resurrection cookies for Easter.
Mrs.Realtor POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: ourdanalnday
The Mayo Free Press Easter egg
"eien iP.O. Box 248 hunt.
Service" Mayo, Florida 32066
Published weekly every Thursday, USPS #334-600
2806ters to the editor expressing90 Phone: (386) 294-1210 Fax: (386) 294-2666
agency, inc. o-
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. and include the writer's address aLinda Smith, elores to be considered for
T R A I S Publisher M'Manager Reporter "
Annual subscription rate: A Children
$16 in county / $23 out of county decorating
,- Periodicals postage paid at Mayo, Florida Easter eggs at
Realtor POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: our annual
"The publication. All letters become the property of The Mayo Free Press Easter egg
"Th Df c P.O. Box 248 hunt.
Service" Mayo, Florida 32066
S(386)755 5110 Office located at 705 NW Suwamee Ave. Branford, FL
SEditorial Policy: The Mayo Fre P re Press encourages readers to write let-
ters to the editor expressing their options. All letters should be brief and to Danielle ..
Cell: (386) 590-0636 the point and those selected for publication (we reserved the right-to accept Templing
or reject all letters) may be edited for space reasons. Letters must be signed
Email: email@example.com and include the writer's address and phone number to be considered for "signing"
lOsF publication. All letters become the property of The Mayo Free Press. g wordsof
M AUTO SALES, us 90, Lake Citye
(386) 758-6171 1 800-3588482 Feature
VEHICt. HISTORY REPORTS ,,.
LOOK What *99/Month Buys...Great Pre-Owned, Low Mileage Vehiles! Church of
00 MAZDA MILLENIA 01 CHEVY MALIBU 99 FORD RANGER The ee
-a Mayo Free Press wants to
'$19! $k~ 1 %16~ ,Ifeature the churches of the
00 SATURN SC-2 04- KIA SPECTRA 00 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE We need your help to
I/t I gather the information, so
215... 2. give us a call and request
j ~your church be included or
9. e99; Mo. : p5MO send us the information byl
00 RAV 4 99 DODGE RAM 1500 The information needs to
include what activities your
church is currently in-
Sevolved in and special occa-
$21 sions that you would like to
/M2 /Omhighlight, such as, the pas-
98 FORD MUSTANG GT 009 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY 919 TOYOTIA TACOMA tor, your music, children's
":= ," -C-;I classes, etc., please include
~ photos if possible.
M O Mayo Free Press appreci-
ates the news we receive
/12Or'/Ofrom local churches and be-
02 OLDSMOBILE ALERO 99 MERCURY VILLAGER 01 NISSAN FRONTIER lieve our readers will enjoy
an update on your church
"E__ _... ..The featured churches
$1 $1 9921 will run as they are submit-
02 CHRYSLER PT CRUISER 01 NISSAN PATHFINDER 01 DODGE DAKOTA Information to submit
C ~.your request is: 294-1210 or
O FAX: 294-2666 or you can
5;MO. firstname.lastname@example.org or
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005 THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL PAGE 5A
The "love Bug" lives on 2004Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
Mayo resident Edgar McClean bought a 1968 VW Beetle T O A
in 1978 for $1700. His three girls, Jane, Debbie and Joy,
drove the "bug" all through high school. TN O
McClean said gas was only 35 cents a gallon so it was
very economical for the girls and since it was the "in We're pleased to present to you this year's Annual Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the
thing" to own a "love bug" everyone was happy. quality water and services we deliver to you every day. Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply
When Joy graduated the bug was retired to McClean's of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and
backyard where it sat for about nine years before he de- protect our water resources. We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water Our water source is two wells which
cided to restore it. draw from the Florida Aquifer. Our wells are located in a well field on the northeast side of town off highway 400.
The 40hp VW had lived through a red and yellow paint
job but McClean took it back to the original white. The Department of Environmental Protection has performed a Source Water Assessment on our system and search of the data
"The cost to restore it was considerably higher than sources indicated no potential sources of contamination near our wells. The assessment results are available on the DEP
what I originally paid for it, but, I do enjoy driving it Source Water Assessment and Protection Program website at www.dep.state.fl.us/swapp/
around town," said McClean.
With a laugh, McClean said all the girls want it, but he If you have any questions about this report or concerning your water utility, please contact Aaron Lawson at 294-1551. We
said he hasn't committed it to any one yet. encourage our valued customers to be informed about their water utility. If you want to learn more, please attend any of our
regularly scheduled meetings. They are held on the second Monday of each month at 7 pm at Town Hall.
IThe Town of Mayo routinely monitors for contaminants in your drinking water according to Federal and State laws, rules,
and regulations. Except where indicated otherwise, this report is based on the results of our monitoring for the period, of
SJanuary I to December 31st 2004.
In the table below, you may find unfamiliar terms and abbreviations. To help you better understand these terms we've
provided the following definitions:
Maximum Contaminant Level or MCL: The highest level of a contaminant that is allowed in drinking water MCLs are set as
close to the MCLGs as feasible using the best available treatment technology.
Maximum Contaminant Level Goal or MCLG: The level of a contaminant in drinking water below which there is no known or
expected risk to health. MCLGs allow for a margin of safety.
Edgar McClean bought a 1968 VW Beetle in 1978 for $1700. Action Level (AL) the concentration of a contaminant, which, if exceeded, triggers treatment or other requirements, which a
water system must follow.
SR E E u Parts per million (ppm) or Milligrams per liter (mg/l) one part by weight of analyte to 1 million parts by weight of water
osdiabete s and Parts per billion (ppb) or Micrograms per liter part by weight of analyte to 1 billion parts by weight of water sample.
osteoporosis 11 IPicocuries per liter (pCi/L) picocuries per liter is a measure of the radioactivity in water
screening IBRP ifli E
screening ~ j~.iflTest Results Table
All area seniors are invit-
ed to participate, free of A9m **Results in the Level Detected column for radiological contaminants, inorganic contaminants, synthetic organic contaminants including pesticides and
charge in the Diabetes and herbicides, and volatile organic contaminants are the highest average at any of the sampling points or the highest detected level at any sampling point,
Osteoporosis n Screening at depending on the sampling frequency
Osteoporosis Screening at
Manna House, Thursday, Radiological Contaminants
June 30, 10 a.m. until 12 ion
noon. Contaminant and Unit Dates of Sampling MCL Violation Level Range of MCLG MCL Likely Source of
Sponsored by Depart- ll of Measurement (mo.yr.) Y/N Detected Results Contamination
ment of Elder Affairs, I Alpha emitters (pCi/1) 09/03 N 3.2 NA 0 15 Erosion of natural
Suwannee River Area deposits
Health Education Center _ Radium 226 or combined 09/03 N 0.3 NA 0 5 rosin of natural
and Manna House.
For more information cll Inorganic Contaminants
294-2150. Inorganic Contaminants
Contaminant and Unit Dates of Sampling MCL Violation Level Range of MCLG MCL Likely Source of Contamination
of Measurement (moJyr.) Y/N Detected Results
Barium (ppm) 09/03 N 0.005 N/A 2 2 Discha.e of drillin wasesdischarge from metal
Brmp)93_0 Ner'mereosion o natural deposits
SeeOVer 5 0 -QChromium (ppb) 09/03 N 5 N/A 100. 100 Dicharerom steel and pulp mills; erosion of
R ( Nickel (ppb) 09/03 N 2 N/A N/A 100 Pollution from miningand refining operations.
Sodium (ppm) 09/03 N 3.93 N/A N/A 160 Salt water intrusion, leaching from soil
Lead and Copper (Tap Water)
Contaminant and Unit Dates of Sampling AL Violation 9Pent No. of sampng sites MCLG Aon Likely Source of Contamination
of Measurement (modyr.) Y/N Re exceeding the AL Level)
Corrosion of household lumbing systems; erosion.
Booth space Copper (tap water) (ppm) 06/4 N 0.468 0 1.3 1.3 of naturdeposits; leacng from wood
Lav ble L C ead (tap water) (ppb) 06/04 N 6 0 0 15 Corrslon of ehosehold plumbing systems, erosion
avfail la e US6 of naturaldeposits
available e LivE Music
The Branford River Re- vMDORMIHBTRS
union committee is tak- TTHMs and Stage 1 Disinfectant/Disinfection By-Product (D/DBP)Parameters
ing applications for booth RTS&CA For the following parameters monitored under Stage 1 D/DBP regulations, the level detected is the annual average of the quarterly averages; Bromate,
spaces at the Fourth of Chloramines, Chlorine, Haloacetic Acids, and/or TIHM (MCL 80ppb). Range of Results is the range (lowest to highest) at the individual sampling sites.
July celebration. This is K FUN ZONE Contaminant and Dates of MCL Level Range of MCLG or MCLor Likely Source of Contamination
an annual event held Unit of Sampling Violation Detected Results MRDLG MRDL
each year on the Fourth Measurement (moJyr.) iYN
of u. It wl be on a Haloacetic Acids 07/04 N 0.561 NA NA MCL =60 By-product of drinking water disinfection
of July. It will be on a (five) (HAA5)(ppb)
Monday this year. Dead-
line is June 21, and the fee TTHM r(Total 07/04 N 27.8 NA NA MCL =80 By-product of drinking water disinfection
is $30, made payable to FRIDAY 8-5pmn 6t'L uAM......15
Branford River Reunion. SATURDAY 8-5pm s0""""........
Further information SUNDAY 8-3pm Kidsra6unde ...FR We failed to complete required sampling for Nitrates and Nitrites on time and therefore were in violation of monitoring and
maybe obtained by call- reporting requirements. Because we did not take the required number of samples, we did not know whether the contaminents
ing Peggy at 386-935- 'GOODGUYS (925)838-9876 were present in your drinking water and we are unable to tell you whether your health was at risk during that time. The
0021, leave message. I monitoring period was 1/1/04 through 12/31/04. We did sample for both Nitrates and Nitrites in 2005 and those results were
in compliance with the standards and below a level of concern.
The sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, ponds, reservoirs, springs,
M iss & L little M iss and wells. As water travels over the surface of the land or through the ground: it dissolves naturally-occurring minerals and,
in some cases, radioactive material, and can pick up substances resulting from the presence of animals or from human
Suw annee V alley activity. Contaminants that may be present in source water include:
The Suwannee River (A) Microbial contaminants, such as viruses and bacteria, which may come from sewage treatment plants, septic systems,
The Suwannee River
Woman's Club is seeking ^-t .agricultural livestock operations, and wildlife.
contestants for the Miss (B) Inorganic contaminants, such as salts and metals, which can be naturally-occurring or result from urban stormwater
and Little Miss Suwannee M runoff industrial or domestic wastewater discharges, oil and gas production, mining, or farming.
Valley Pageant on August (C) Pesticides and herbicides, which may come from a variety of sources such as agriculture, urban stormwater runoff and
20, 2005. Changes have residential uses.
been made to the Miss (D) Organic chemical contaminants, including synthetic and volatile organic chemicals, which are by-products of industrial
Suwannee Valley portion processes and petroleum production, and can also come from gas stations, urban stormwater runoff and septic systems.
of the pageant and the (E) Radioactive contaminants, which can be naturally occurring or be the result of oil and gas production and mining
talent category has activities.
been omitted. Miss
Suwannee Valley In order to ensure that tap water is safe to drink, the EPA prescribes regulations which limit the amount of certain
contestants must be 17 contaminants in water provided by public water systems. The FDA regulations establish limits for contaminants in bottled
to 23 years old I ,g o i water, which must provide the same protection for public health.
and/or going into
their senior year Drinking water, including bottled water, may reasonably be expected to contain at least small amounts of some contaminants.
of high school. The presence of contaminants does not necessarily indicate that the water poses a health risk. More information about
Little Miss contaminants and potential health effects can be obtained by calling the Environmental Protection Agency's Safe Drinking
Suwannee Valley \ Water Hotline at 1-800-426-4791.
be 4 to 6 years old. All contestants must be from Some people may be more vulnerable to contaminants in drinking water than the general population. Immuno-compromised
the Suwannee Valley area, which consists of persons such as persons with cancer undergoing chemotherapy, persons who have undergone organ transplants, people with
Suwannee, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison and HIV/AIDS or other immune system disorders, some elderly, and infants can be particularly at risk from infections. These
Columbia Counties. The Suwannee River Women's people should seek advice about drinking water from their health care providers. EPA/CDC guidelines on appropriate means
Club will be hosting an information session at the to lessen the risk of infection by cryptosporidium and other microbiological contaminants are available from the Safe
Suwannee River Regional Library on June 6, 2005 Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791).
at 6:00 p.m. Contestant packets will be handed out
and any questions regarding the pageant and/or "We at The Town of Mayo work to provide top quality water to every tap." said Aaron Lawson. We ask that all our customers
procedures will be answered. If you need | help us protect our water sources, which are the heart of our community, our way of life and our children's future.
additional information, please call (386) 364-8071.
, -i '
PAGE 6A THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
HCI hosts 2005 Florida and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Disabilities and Pensions: usually to seek an increase in ical treatment, and provides programs have collaborated
Se Not all of the problems of their disability rating for long-term shelters and job with local homeless provider
S u w a e e military service end when larger payments. Because of training. More than $150 community agencies that ap-
people are discharged from the complexity of many cas- million is dedicated to spe- ply for VA Grant and Per
active duty. About 2.4 mil- es, plus legal requirements cialized homeless programs Diem (G&PD) grants. This
hRive r M a n h u nt U V | lion veterans receive month- and the need to obtain mili- to assist homeless veterans, national VA program offers
a ly VA disability compensa- tary records, the application including grants and per federal grants to community
tion for medical problems re- process can take several diem payments to 300 public agencies for the building or
Twenty teams of bloodhounds and their handlers gath- lated to their service in uni- months or longer. Streamlin- groups. acquisition of transitional
ered in Hamilton County for one of the largest manhunts form. VA pensions go to ing the process and reducing Florida has one of the housing projects and veteran
ever conducted in this area. But they weren't tracking an about 346,000 wartime veter- backlogs are two of VA's highest numbers of home- service centers. The agencies
escaped prisoner or a lost child they were participating ans with limited means, highest priorities, less veterans in the country, are eligible to receive from
in a dog-tracking seminar. Family members of about Homeless: Nearly 25 Many of these veterans are the VA per diem or services
Hamilton Correctional Institution hosted the Suwannee 538,600 veterans qualify for percent of homeless adults also some of the oldest and rendered payments for vet-
River Manhunt training session on April 27 through 29, monthly VA payments as are veterans, and many most at risk due to illness. In erans enrolled in their pro-
assisted by Madison Correctional Institution who pre- the survivors of disabled vet- more veterans who live in 2002, VA Homeless Pro- grams. During this past year,
pared all the meals. The event allows bloodhounds and erans or pension recipients. poverty are at risk of becom- grams in Florida have regis- the network was awarded
their handlers to practice their tracking skills in a new en- VA's St. Petersburg Re- ing homeless. VA is the only tered more than 2,700 addi- two additional transitional
vironment. gional Office serves veterans federal agency that provides tional homeless veterans for housing projects, which
Each team participated in two tracking sessions, one and their survivors in Flori- substantial hands-on assis- VA services. To try to allevi- brings the total number of
during the morning and one at night. The one-and-a-half da who are seeking VA fi- tance directly to the home- ate the pressing housing projects in the network to 14,
mile tracks were spaced several miles apart in several ar- nancial benefits. In fiscal less. It has the largest net- needs of these veterans, the with a total number of beds
eas of the county. As hosts of the event, Hamilton CI and year 2002, the St. Petersburg work of homeless assistance medical center's homeless to 354.
Madison CI did not participate in the tracking sessions. office processed 51,207 dis- programs in the country.
The goal of each team was to reach their man (who had ability compensation claims. More than 7,000 transitional sum m er Food
laid the track) in the quickest time possible. The fast pace The total includes 13,023 vet- and permanent beds are
of bloodhounds and their large size forces the handler to erans applying for the first available for homeless vet- Sol'm ie P rogam
go wherever the dog goes through woods and briar time for disability compen- erans throughout the states.e v i r
patches, swampy areas and creeks. Many returned to the station. During fiscal year VA aggressively reaches out The Lafayette School Dis- vicinity in addition to those
Hamilton CI training center with scrapes and bruises and 2002, the St. Petersburg office to veterans on the street, trict, located at 363 NE enrolled in summer school.
wet clothes. acted on 38,184 cases where conducts clinical assess- Crawford Street, Mayo, The following sites will
All of the teams and many Hamilton CI staff gathered at veterans reopened a claim, ments, offers needed med- will be participating in the be participating in the Sum-
the training center for a celebration lunch on Friday. Amid Summer Food Service Pro- mer Food Service Program:
many jokes and much laughter, Warden Jack Sapp and Lt. at i ri Baptist gram duringthe months of Lafayette Elementary
Stanley Cribbs gave out door prizes. Hamilton CI won a V at Riverside Ba st May, June and July. School, 811 E. Main Street,
prize as the team that was best at throwing horseshoes. A Chu h June 4 Nutritionally balanced Mayo, FL, May 31 July 8
member of the Union CI team won the award for the best meals will be provided to 11:30 -12:30 M-Th
turkey calling. The construction fore- We're going to explore all children regardless of Bethel Mt. Sinai Church
The four teams with the least combined times for the man shouts, "Welcome the life of Jesus and see race, color, sex, disability, 357 Pine St. Mayo, FL,
day track and the night track received trophies for their to a work in progress. in Him character quali- age, or national origin dur- June 31-July 8 11:30-12:30
outstanding performances. Tomoka Correctional Institu- We're under construc- ties that honor God. ing summer vacation when M-Th.
tion placed fourth, while Union Correctional Institution tion at the moment, try- Here kids will be build- school breakfasts and Any person who believes
took third place. Mayo Correctional Institution was ing to improve our ing on a firm foundation, lunches are not available, he or she has been discrim-
awarded second place. First place winner was Calhoun hearts and minds." but not with bricks and All children 18 years old inated against in any
Correctional Institution. The signs posted in stone. Jesus is the model and younger, if open site, USDA-related activity
Hamilton CI has hosted several manhunt training semi- front of Riverside Baptist of perfection-His plans are eligible for meals at no should write or call imme-
nars in the past and plans to host another one next year. Church declare CON- for us are divine, charge and there will be no diately to:
STRUCTION ZONE- Through hands-on activ- discrimination in the USDA, Director, Office of
I BUILDING CHARAC- cities kids will be chal- course of the meal service. Civil Rights
TER LIKE JESUS. lenged to be humble, The programs are only ap- Room 326-W
Another fun-packed obedient, faithful, car- proved for geographical ar- Whitten Building
Vacation Bible School ing, and forgiving. eas of need where 50 per- 14th & Independence
takes place all day on So get ready to build cent or more of the children Ave., S.W.
June 4, from 9 a.m. to 3 your life according to qualify for free and re- Washington, D.C. 20250-
p.m. for ages 3 thru 11 code. Learn God's Word duced meals during the 9410
years old. This construc- and hammer it home. school year. (202) 720-5964 (voice or
tion project is following Build a life and character Summer feeding sites TDD)
God's blueprint for our the way Jesus showed us that are located at schools USDA is an equal oppor-
lives, to do. provide meals to all chil- tunity provider and em-
Mayo Correctipnal Institution- Second place: dren in the immediate player.
rowing Rea.ders for the
..- --Casey says,
Starting out early Larning
what's happening around i
To renew or subscribe
mailto PO Box 248, .. ,-
7M/ayo, Fz 32066 '!
c~na '- 'C ;'~cri-(: ~
:?~~1 ii ,
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005 THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL PAGE 7A
Headstone Dedication and Confederate Memorial Service
on the Suwannee County
census and his father's oc-
cupation was listed as fer-
Kay told about their mar-
riage when James was 25
Years old and Mary Jane
., was 15 years old. Mary Jane
S i.-was born September 17,
S- 1840, the daughter of Joel
o Adams and Jane Outlaw
Adams. The wedding was
in New Troy, Madison
S- County (Lafayette County
n 2 was a later division of
-. ,... .- Madison County) a settle-
ment on the banks of the
By: Marcia Walker Hurst Commander, Clement Suwannee River in the
Saturday, April 30, 2005, Lindsey and Chaplain, vicinity of Troy Springs, a
an impressive ceremony Arnold O'Steen, performed site familiar to those of us needed in the war. One planting and harvesting the his horse and Great Grand-
took place 128 years after an inspiring and impres- who live in this area of record shows that he may crops, keeping food on the mother, Mary Jane at age 58
Private James M. Walker's sive ceremony. The power- Florida. have received medical table and raising three chil- and twenty-one years after
death to replace his broken ful ceremony included an James was a farmer. He treatment in Atlanta, Ga. In dren. This unforgettable James' death, applying for a
and damaged tombstone. extraordinary procession of and Mary Jane had three 1862 and 1863 James' 1st day was also to recognize widow's pension. She was
This day was truly a re- posting the colors, cannon sons. James, at age 32, left Calvary Division, Compa- Great Grandmother Mary denied.
markable and memorable firing, salute to our flags, his bride of seven years to ny H, was involved in the Jane for her strengths as a After several more appli-
day. James was buried in riderless horse, 21 gun enlist in the Confederate battles of Perryville, Mis- strong farm woman, wife cations, and years later at
the private Walker Ceme- salutes, taps and more. The Services Army (CSA). sionary Ridge, Chat- and mother. The war took age 63, she finally received
tery next to what is now Florida Division of the James was sent to Ten- tanooga, and Chickamau- its toll on the battlefields the pension at a total of
Maypop Cemetery. Over United Daughters of the nessee. He suffered a nerve ga, Tennessee. In these lo- and in the homes. In 1864, $8.00 per month! Kay
the years, the headstone de- Confederacy, Kirby Smith injury to his right arm and cations, four battles, each two years after he enlisted, shared that Mary Jane was
teriorated and, in an effort Chapter 202 provided poet- the CSA determined Au- lasting about 2 days, result- James made his way home only able to enjoy the bene-
to preserve what was left of ry and a salute and recogni- gust 9, 1862 that he was un- ed in more that 54,000 Con- to Mary Jane and his fami- fits of this pension for about
the headstone, great-grand- tion to the women of our able to fulfill his duties as a federate and Union soldiers ly. two years because she died
sons Emmett Howell and veterans and to Mary Jane soldier. He was given trav- being wounded, killed, Although his right arm January 31, 1906 at the age
the late J. C. Walker assem- Adams Walker, wife of Pri- el monies of $0.75 per day missing or captured. In one was affected and he suf- of 65, 29 years after James'
bled the remnants and vate James M. Walker. for six days for a total of battle, on a September18- fered from rheumatism, he death.
placed them next to Mary They presented the placing $4.50. His Certificate of 20, there were more than resumed his life, farming Many 3rd, 4th, and 5th
Jane's grave. On Saturday, of A Wreath, providing an Discharge was signed No- 34,648 injuries or fatalities and raising a family. He generations; grandchildren,
April 30, 2005, replacement official mourner which was vember 17, 1862 at Cum- and 12,000 injuries or fatali- and Mary Jane had five nieces and nephews were
continues the generations very moving. berland Gap, Tennessee ties in another battle No- more children. Mary Jane present. We are fortunate to
of the faithful heart in trib- Great Granddaughter, listing him as disabled. vember 23-25. was 36 years of age and be in the lineage that began
ute to our Grandfather, Kay Walker gave an infor- James was not able to make The country was at war, pregnant with their with James and Mary Jane.
James M. Walker, a confed- native and interesting his- his way home until two he could not just hop a youngest child when James Several great Grandchil-
erate calvaryman. tory on James M. Walker years later so we speculate quick train and return to died November 5, 1876. She dren performed in the cer-
The Ephesus Advent and Mary Jane Adams that he may have been his family in Florida. Mean- never remarried. Kay told emony. Great Grand-
Christian Church, 9959 S. E. Walker. Kay shared some treated and returned to while Mary Jane age 22 and stories about the Army daughter Inez Walker
County Road 405, Branford, facts that we do know: duty since every man was alone was responsible for paying James for the use of Adams sang a song she had
Florida planned and pre- James' parents were written A Tribute
arranged a delicious and Jonathan Walker and Nan- To Our Soldiers.
bountiful lunch. An esti- cy Gibbs. James was the el- Great Granddaugh-
mated 150+ guests and rela- dest of his 5 sisters and 5 tears, Diane Walker,
tives enjoyed the food and brothers, who were all born Kay Walker, Glenda
fellowship. If you didn't in Irwin County, Ga. His a Starling Ericksen,
go, you missed an amazing army records describe Mona Walker Hurst
and beautiful day. After the James as standing 6 feet tall and Marcia Walker
lunch and fellowship, having fair complexion, Hurst provided mu-
members of the Walker light eyes and light hair. sic selections accom-
familie, friends and guests How James .came to live - panied .by Glenda,
traveled to Maypop Ceme- in Flo6ia i~ nd known, but(., Kay and Mona play-
tery for the formal ceremo- by the time he was 20 years ing string instru-
ny. of age, his family was listed ments.
Ephesus' Pastor, Bill Tal-
ley, presented a short talk
about our country and our SWANN BAIL n i "
freedom. His talk was ex- -
cellent and very well done BO NDS
reminding us of that part of
our history which helped to SWANN BONDING AGENCY
bring us together to one na- EARL SWANN
tion under God with Liber- _I_ .- _
ty and Justice for all. BAIL BONDS
The John Hance O'Steen
Camp 770 Sons of Confed- "Where Everyday Is Springtime" (381294-2288
erate Veterans and their 163976-F
S" ) Submityour photosfrom 1960 and earlier to be
a part of Suwannee Valley Memories, a limited
edition hard back pictorial history of
Suwannee, Lafayette and Hamilton counties
Catch your dose of laughter.
The Classified Guys share their real-life ,,"
humor, advice and unique point-of-view
every week in their column. Be sure to
catch 'em in the classified section.
Order fonns available at. the SuwaMniee ... This will be a great
SDemocrat, The Branford News, Jasper News aso.,
THE and Mayo FreePress offices as well as: OCCSO..
C LA S s IFIED ,vanous locations through out the counties. true "must have"
G U YAll photos sumbitted will be scanned while you wait.
lFor more information call Monja Robinson at the
You'll Just have to laugh! Suwannee Democrat 362-1734 ext. 105
0,, ,, email: email@example.com
PAGE 8A THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Continued From Page 1A AirMedicOne out of Per-
ry was called out as they
ored by the crew of Trau- were enroute to Mayo so
maOne who flew to Mayo they were unable to share
bearing gifts and a cake. the celebration, but tsent
When the $4 1/2 million their regards.
helicopter landed at 1 p.m. John Bell, EMT Director
on Wednesday, May 18, has a crew that works 24
Lafayette EMS Paramedic hours on and 48 hours off
Regina Byrd and EMT Will assuring 24/7 coverage for
Hamlin were there to re- the county.
ceive the generous tokens of Working full-time are
appreciation from EMS pi- EMT/P Cliff Hubert;
lot Ray Gray, Flight EMT/P Regina Byrd;
RN/EMT-Paramedic EMT,/P Tammie Jo Hemp-
Robert "Rambo" Lane and stead; EMT/P Angel
Paramedic Tony Hayes. The Roush; EMT Will Hamlin
crew is based in Lake City and EMT Jacob Snearly.
and is very familiar with the Working part-time
local surroundings and EMT's are: Frank Gar-
with Lafayette EMS, having rard, Lonny Hempstead,
responded numerous times John Young, Donna John-
to emergency calls from the son, Leon Murphy, Car-
county. olyn Robinson, Jason
Paramedic Tony Hayes gives medical personnel Rene Revels (L) and Regina Byrd a tour of the helicopter. Lane, who has right at 15 Long, Carl McAffee,
years experience with EMS Charles Swindle and
-- is also a fireman in Jack- Heather Noger.
sonville. Lane was not hes- Part-time Paramedic's
S"- itate to verbalize the value are: Alisa Temples, Leon
of team work in preserv- Hicks, Allen Espinosa, Car-
ing the quality of life dur- olyn Skipper, Paul Haas,
ing emergencies. Lane Kyle Nickerson, Kenny
said, "It all starts with the Willis, Tony Abbott, Rob
quick response of the local Jones, Kelley Winstead,
EMS team, we do our job Thomas Gniewek and Deb-
and get them to the hospi- orah Langford.
tal, then it's in the doctor's The community salutes
Hayes shares a photo with (L-R) Ashton Steffer, Laramie Steffer (recently injured in a four-wheeler accident) and Angel Roush, Para- .
medic with Lafayette EMS.
Ashton Steffer sits in the pilot's seat with Trauma0ne pilot Ray
Continued From Page 1A Elementary School Cafete-
and the Valedictory and Starting promptly at 9
Salutatory addresses were a.m. the younger graduates
given by Valedictorian walked with their teachers
Brittany Hewett and Salu- with their heads held-high
tatorians Kayla Hood and and topped with the tradi-
Chelsea Knight, roll call of tional mortarboard.
students was called by LES Principal Marion
LHS Principal Derek Hem- McCray gave the welcome
bree and diplomas were and was joined by Superin-
awiarded by Superinten- tendent Ward who led the
dent Fred Ward assisted by Pledge of Allegiance and
Debbie Land. prayer.
Closing remarks were Students delighted the
given by Honor Student audience with several per-
Michael Kelly who closed formances before diplo-
with a prayer for God's mas were passed out.
grace to continue on each Closing remarks were
and every one. given by kindergarten
The recessional took the teacher Tammy Guyton
graduates to the center of and students left the cafete-
the football field where ria with diplomas in hand.
SCOmplctns of d betes ofen they were joined by family These graduates will also
undiagnosed, and are far more serious than and friends for a time of face new and exciting ad-
you might tmink. Most people with diabetes celebration and good wish- ventures as they return in
also have high blood pressure and es. the fall for first grade, to
A similar milestone was make lasting friendships
CholeSterol, which can cause severe heart reached by the kinder- and eventually take them
damage. In fact, 2 oui of 3 people with garten classes on Monday, across the way to Dale
diabetes die from heart disease or stroke. May 23 when they Walker Field for their high
marched into the Lafayette school graduation.
But it's not too late. You can reduce your risk Chain
of heart disease and stroke by lowering your
blood.sugar blood pressure and cholesterol. Continued From Page 1A could not slow her 1994
Learn how. bs Wisdahl, also of Mayo and Hoasting nieou toh avoi
Diabetes., : h a driver of the third vehicle Howell's 1998 GMC pick-
F m ore Inform action about controlling iAM n involved were checked by up causing Howell's
Fordiabetes, cafl your mich i t Lafayette County EMS but truck to strike the back of
local alth department did not require transport. Wisdahl's 1983 GMC
www.diabtes.org According to Florida truck.
Branford 935m11j3 Highway Patrol's (FHP) Family members said
report all three vehicles Howell was treated for
Moayo 294-1321 were traveling west to- head injuries and released
ward Mayo when Wis- Monday afternoon.
Live Oak 862-2708 dahl slowed his speed FHP's report states Pul-
behind a school bus. The liam is charged with care-
024-F report says Pulliam less driving.
L Terry Hedgespeth
Lafayette County's news source since 1888. We're proud to serve!
Hornets get defensive in spring jamboree
Surely the Chiefland In- Chiefland converted three and try to strike quickly, were lucky to recover the
dians had to know that the fourth down plays to final- but a nice play by Zane fumble after meeting that
Hornets had noticed their ly hit paydirt. On the first Walker at the 15 denied the man once again. They
rivals doing their war try, Chiefland was facing Indians. would get in, but it took
chant at midfield prior to third and six. Gresham After getting to the sev- work.
the start of the spring jam- tried to time his leap into en, Shawn Jones and Kris A lot of Rutherford to
boree championship game. the Indians backfield, but Pearson forced a fumble run the clock down was
The spring games are sup- was called for incroach- for a loss back to the 10. successful, but the Indians
posed to be for the coaches ment. With one yard to go, Finally, the Indians were would get one last crack at
to evaluate the younger Garrett Bates and Thomas able to complete a pass to a win with seconds re-
players, but Chiefland Parker met the Indians at the one yard line, but they maining. A huge punt re-
came into this years jam- the line for a loss. tried the middle again on turn to midfield gave the
boree on a mission. Evi- Chiefland would convert their first attempt and Indians life. Their first .
dently, they were still reel-
ing from the loss on the
baseball diamond that end-
ed their season sooner than
Chiefland had disman-
tled Branford 14-0 and Thomas Parker is on the loose returning punts. Parker just
Mayo had their way with missed a big catch after an out-of-bounds play against Bell. There
Bell, so the Indians got should be many opportunities for Parker in 2005.
what they came for. Un-
fortunately for the Indians, Gresham would finish for the Hornets. Against
Aaron Gresham and com- the jamboree with unoffi- Chiefland, he threw for 38
pany was a little too much 7 I cially 12 brutal tackles, 4 yards.
for them in a 7-6 Hornet's for losses, with two sacks Shawn Jones is one of
triumph. and would force two fum- those returning all-staters,
The Indians did pretty bles. After talking to the and showed why in the
well in the first couple of C .. . Bell coach after the jam- jamboree. Morgan Ruther-
plays forcing the Hornets -i -- boree, he was proud of his ford would score three
into a third-and-eleven, Here comes the 2005 Mayo Hornets. boys for just getting up touchdowns, two of which
but a pass to Morgan play was sent up the mid- from the hits that Gresham he went in untouched. The
Rutherford in the flat re- dle, but once again Gre- was laying on his boys. reason was the crushing
suited in a huge first down sham put another smashing During the Bell game, blocks on the line by Jones.
for Mayo. Another pass in hit on the runningback for the Hornets starting quar- Jones also recorded five
the flat, this time to Gre- a four yard loss. Walker terback, Kalem Jackson tackles with two of those
sham resulted in a Hornets and Parker broke up a deep suffered a knee injury. It is for losses, and also forced a
first down at the Chiefland :: pass attempt, and Licea certainly wished that Jack- fumble.
20 after Gresahm literally would put the Indians out son has a full recovery Another Hornet benefit-
jumped over the defenders of their misery with a div- from the injury. Replacing ting from great blocking on
to produce a big play for ing interception to end the Jackson was Chad Hemp- the line was Eric McIntyre.
the Hornets. An attempted hard game. stead who did a great job He was really impressive
pass to Jamaal Reid put the against Bell gaining 52
Hornets in business at the yards and a touchdown,
12 after an interference call. and gained rtiucial first
This is the area were l. A.. that
Rut1ierfrd i 'refuses to be .... ...... .
denied, and he would not a 23 yard run that was tak-
be on this night either tak- The Hornets cheerleaders are ready to go. The heat is on was cer- en to the Bulldogats goal-line
ing the first carry to the tainly a great choice for the Chiefland game. that was negated due to a
two yard line, and then penalty.
bullied the Indians front Thomas Parker did a
line pushing them back great job for Mayo punting
into the endzone for a and returning kicks to-
touchdown and a 7-0 Hor- telling 35 return yards. De-
nets lead after the Alberto fensively, Parker 'intercept-
Rosalio PAT. ed a key pass against Bell
Chiefland would only with a 53 yard return to set
run three plays, and met up the Hornets second
Gresham once again up the touchdown. He would also
middle which resulted in The cheerleaders try to fire their boys up. This years group con- record three tackles, one for
no yardage and was forced sists of Captain Alisha Owen, co-captain Ashley Prevatt, Lena a loss, and broke up a pass.
to punt. oA .Brock, Brittney Lee, Asia Kendrick, Tiffany Fullum, Kristin Cone Hornet fans had to ap-
Chiefland would inter- L '-(injured in jamboree. We want to certainly wish her a speedy re- preciate the efforts of
cept a pass and set up busi- covery, Anna Lee, Ashton Shaw, Stacie Strickland, Lacey Moore Charles Hodge with two
ness at the Hornets 39. The guys are ready to prove they are the best. and Ashley Bell. The coach for the squad is Sonya Koon. fumble recoveries and was
Once again, that man Gre- in on three tackles in a nice
sham made his presence l- effort that had to please
felt tackling to Chiefland Coach Pearson.
runners for losses totally Walker did :a great job in
destroying the front line the secondary for Mayo
and finished things off .with a tackle and broke up
with a quarterback sack. two passes while forcing an
The defense would once incompletion on great cov-
again be put to the test af- erage on another occasion.
ter Chiefland recovered a What a spring by Bran-
fumble at the Hornets 20 ,- 4" don Adams getting in on
on the next possession, but ". .. three tackles, sacking the
Josh Licea would return quarterback once and broke
the favor forcing and re- This was the usual sight at the jamboree. The hits that got the up a pass.
covering a Chiefland fum- Hornets to this position were brutal. Gresham was more aggres- Ryan Slayton did a great
ble to help Mayo dodge a sive than usual. Not bad for a guy that was not certain that his Rutherford is off to the races early to get the Hornets on the job returning punts and de-
bullet. knee would allow him to play. He did, and the opponents suffered scoreboard. There will probably be alot of this in 2005 just as
After a Mayo punt, immensely. there was in 2004. SEE HORNETS, PAGE 2B
Coach Pearson is extremely proud and confident where his linebackers are concerned. #4 Gresham Mclntyre is still a youngster. But is hard to look at him that way. This is a very talented athlete for
and #44 Kyle Pearson will always play hard for the Hornets. Mayo that gives the Hornets thatbreak away back out of the backfield.
PAGE 2B THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Continued From Page 1B Kris Pearson sure seems that last drive, and against
to like his position getting Bell, the defense only gave
fensively had two tackles, in on 5 tackles and forcing up 61 total yards and two
one of which saved a a fumble in an aggressive first downs.
touchdown against Bell. effort. This is still a very young
Bates was impressive as Darren Powe did not Mayo team. Coach Pear-
well recording 4 tackles, dress for the Chiefland son wasn't really happy
one for a loss, forced a game due to an injury, but about 55 yards of penalties
fumble and recovered one was able to collect two against Bell, but those
while breaking up a pass. tackles for losses against would disappear against
Michael Wimberley also Bell. Chiefland. The Hornets
added some great stats Defensively, Mayo had are the best in the spring
with 4 tackles and a sack held Chiefland to one yard and it looks like it could be
while forcing a fumble. and no first downs prior to a great ride in 2005.
Ryan Slayton had a great
weightlifting season, and looks
,, ,stronger and quicker than ever.
He will be returning punts and
putting a few licks in on the de-
-, fensive side of the ball also this
Parker will be punting opponents in holes this year. year.
Licea connects on the PAT.
The kickoff team is ready to go. Kyle Pearson, Slayton and Travis
Frier are not going to allow to much yardage this year on returns.
Do not overlook the offensive line led by senior Shawn Jones. The Hornet runningbacks should
benefit from this great group of Hornets.
-E eyeglasses Josh Licea will be tak ing care
year.iceaHe did a great job in the
The kickoff team is ready to go. Kyle Pearson, Slayton and Travismboree.
eI& ncides Frame andSingle Vision lenses.Offer only*
Dofor Lake City Soverlook the offensive line tore.led by senior Shawn nes. The Hornet runnngbacks should restrictions apply.
benefit from this great group of Hornets.Regular price $49.
Miss Weliborn Blueberry Crowning 4 p.m. (COUPON)
S sa r 7 eam Gresham takes the pass from
Eyeglasses Hempstead. He would jump
with a Blueberry Pancake Breakfast ss Lon ovextra pointsackler and gekickoffs thisuge
year. He downid ato great setjob inup the Hor-
W o jamboree.
Sl Includes Frame and Single Visiisn lenses Offer nly
good for Lake City Store. Some restrictions apply SCREEN TV
Coupon required. Regular price $49.possible Repairs
Bake off Contest, Cake & Desert PartyAvailable
FoSaturdaJune 4th i'ormation call
13358 U nets fir90 West touchdown.
--3 41a557in -
j! V *,,
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005 THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL PAGE 3B
Senior awards night at LHS
Kayla Hood and Troy Adams Kayla Hood, Michael Kelly and Chere Ray Tia Laemmle and Allison Praytor
Rotary Beast Feast Schlar
Jon Tayl or Tia Laemmle Jon aylor and Anthony DeLamarter ships Troy Adams Ben Israel
Live Oak 362-4333 'ck Hoe Tp Soil AIR CONDITIONING INC.
,G.,l, ,i *
"J.B Daniels, Jr, Pond Digging Fill Dirt *6550 N.E CR 354
UDAOLFNIE PLUMBING INCS FUNERAL HOME
-E P' Fd 3& Excavating2
New Costruction RFresh & Silk Flowers, Gift Baskets, Dish Gardens, Leila F. Allen
ranford 935-1124 H B Frona a ndM Loader sLimerock es Cnsel
Live Oak 362-4333 CAT Back Hoe Top Soil AIR CONDITIONING, INC.
-James (Jim) B. Daniels, III, L.F.D. Advance FuneralGradall ClearingPlanning
Keith Daniels, L.ED. -Earthnoving Site Prep 0 (386) 590-7262 or (386) 208-6010
taeJ.B. Daniels, Jr. Hwy. 27 2 Pond Digging Fill DirtMayo Mayo Chapel Perry Chapel
Seing A North Central Family Owned & Operated Kenny Hart Jr, Owner 386-294-2621 386294-2658 Mayo, FL 32066
____________129371__F__129373-F_ CAC051494 168856DH-F
JO R AN AGENCY, INC. Johnson Stripling Road, erry Florida 32347
Repair EverythRemodelingng Drain Cleaning Toll Free 8003433151
New Construction Fresh Silk Flowers, Gft Baskets, Dish Gardens, eila F. Alen
Joe Jordan .
405 SW way 27 20 Hours Balloons and More Fail SeSices Conselor
Branford, FL 32064 Live Oak, FL 32060 Vicky Nolg, PharmD, CPH v Mayo, FL 32066 10203 S E CR 405
386-935-06935-6385 362-471624 Ch erry Lumbert, RPH (386)294-3777 Branford, FL 32008 (386)Plnning935-1544
S2ie iOs 6 129374-Fo PI ATaci H eMayo Mayo2 Chapel9379 erry Chapel
-Serving All North Central FloIida I* 3- 31n 8 4 9 P38629412658 8 08-1
For allything complete 382 N.W. Main Boulevardr Your Home Recovery
Branford, FL 32064 Live Oak, L 32060 Vcy Noling, Phar, CPHLake City, FL 3206655-3382 386-294-2131SE R 405
ffi935-6385 362-4724 CheyLumbe, RPH (386) 294-3777 Branford, FL 32008 (386) 935-154Neill
12937F Pharmacist 129379-F c 138Real Estate Broker -F
S THE ARMADILLO Walker'sEA
S1400 Johnso StriplingB Rd Peof North Florida, Inc.
VILLAGE ATTIC CONSTRUCTORS Custom Service
RModelini Storage in Dowlingete 382 N.W. Main Boulevard
Climate Controlled/Insulated/ License GiftCO3636 CC a058209 Specializing in
SFenced Outside Storage BUILDERS ROOFERS HOME INSPECTIONS Debris Removal & Bobcat Work
OWNERS: BEN CLAY furnishing88-7488 386-294-394Lake City, FL 32055-3382 58684-2131
A EO N A ND SERICE needs see:F(38 752-6320 pm Byrd' Power Equ ment
STHE ARMADILLO Walker's
VILLAGE ATTIC CONSTRUCTORS Custom Service
Mini Storage in Dowling Park & ERECTORS INC.
__,Fenced Outside Storage BUILDERS ROOFERS HOME INSPECTIONS Debris Removal v Bobcat Work
We' Jo800-7,19-9.138 Garden Spots, etc.
your stuff"362472 Cher)ry8mbe8t RPH (386) 208 (3)95-1
LAFAE_ _EOFFAD_ Badcockmore_ L62436OF129337TF
PAGE 4B THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Senior Awards Day Program May 16, 2005 -
Welcome, Pledge of Allegiance and Introduction of Special Guests: Kayla Hood & Troy Adams
Recognition of Sr. Class, Officers, and Sponsors: Linda Driver and Debbie Singletary f
President: Troy Adams
Vice-President: Tia Laemmle n ig a t
Secretary: Ashley Phillips n L H S
Historian: Mikea Wilson
Historian: Andrea Flickinger
Treasurer: Kayla Hood
Treasurer: Meagan Shaw
Student Council Representative: Chandra Shine and Jon Taylor
Recognition of Senior Student Council Members/President's Medal: Kayla Hood: President
Michael Kelly: Vice President x
Chere Ray: Student Council Member-At-Large
Recognition of Senior Yearbook Members: Tia Laemmle and Allison Praytor
SWAT Awards: Jon Taylor
Senior Band Awards .
Magnificent 7: Jon Taylor, Anthony DeLamarter, Matthew Wilson. "
Scholastic Achievement Anthony DeLamarter
John Phillip Sousa Award: Jon Taylor .. q
Chandler Scholarship: Jon Taylor
Rotary Interact Scholarship: Tia Laemmle '
Rotary Scholar Athlete: Troy Adams
Salina Pearson Memorial Scholarship: Ben Israel .
American Legion Awards: Jonathan Taylor and Amy Loveall Class officers
Rotary Beast Feast Scholarships: Troy Adams
Cody Ariola, Anthony DeLamarter, Andrea Flickinger, Brittany Hewett, Kayla Hood, Ben Israel, Michael Kelly, Chelsea Knight, Tia Laemmle, Lakrisha Moeller, Leicia Murray, Scott Nunley, Ash-
ley Phillips, Allison Praytor, Tiffany Price, Holly, Richardson, Kody Shaw, Meagan Shaw, Chandra Shine, Kayla Smith, Jon Taylor, Cody Trespalacios, Matthew Wilson, Mikea Wilson.
Vocational Completers (Health Occupations) & HOSA Awards:
Kim Williams, Meagan Shaw, Holly Richardson, Tiffany Price, Ashley, Phillips, Scott Nunley, Leicia Murray, Amy Loveall
Michael Kelly, Andrea Flickinger, Tiffany Byrd, Amy Arreguin, Heather Smith.
HEALTH CORE/HIV/AIDS EDUCATION: Michael Kelly, Leicia Murray, Scott Nunley, Tiffany Price, Chandra Shine, Heather Smith, Kayla Smith
HEALTH SCIENCE II HIGHEST GPA
HEALTH SCIENCE m fi HIGHEST GPA: Michael Kelly
Vocational Agriculture Completers and Agriculture Award:
Agritecghnology: Darrin Vargo, Jonathan Shepherd, Meagan Shaw, Kody Shaw, Brandon Pulliam, Chelsea Knight, Clint Keen
Ben Israel, Luis Huerta
Kayla Hood, Brittany Hewett, Josh Gilbert
Cody Chambers, Troy Adams
Diversified Agri-Mechanics: Jonathan Shepherd, Cody Chambers
Crop & Plant Technology: Ben Israel, Cody Ariola
Outstanding Agriculture Student: Ben Israel
The Dekalb Agricultural Accomplishment Award: Ben Israel
Vocational Completers (Teacher Assistants): Darrin Vargo, Laquinta Thomas, Kayla Smith, Renee Singletary, Chandra Shine
Shelly Sheppard, Holly Richardson, Allison Praytor
Scott Nunley, Leicia Murray
Amy Loveall, Michael Kelly, Audra Hunt
Luis Huerta, Kayla Hood, Dustin Geiger, Andrea Flickinger, Ty Fillyaw, Anthony DeLamarter, Niki Daniels, Tiffany Byrd, Jonathan Taylor
Vocational Completers (Business) & FBLA:
Supervision and Management Jon Taylor, Lakrisha Moeller, Anthony DeLamarter, Cody Chambers
P. C. Support Services: Kim Williams, Cody Trespalacios, Brittany Pulliam, Allison Praytor
Leicia Murray, Tia Lemmle, Chere Ray
FBLA STUDENTS : Michael Kelly, Chere Ray, Chandra Shine, Renee Singletary, Kayla Smith
Recognition of Students of the Month: Amy Loveall, J. T. Turner, Cody Ariola
Recognition of Honor Roll Students: Completers
Michael Kelly, Chere Ray
Brittany Hewett, Ben Israel, Heather Smith, Jonathan Shepherd
Prudential Spirit of Community Award: Tia Laemmle
Kayla Hood, Michael Kelly
Recognition of Michael Kelly's Baseball Scholarship to Santa Fe Community College .
Herff Jones Principal Leadership Award: Kayla Hood
Sunshine State Scholar: Brittany Hewett
Physical Education Award: Ashley Phillips, Jon Taylor
ADK Scholarship: Ashley Phillips
Mary M. Dixon Memorial Scholarship: Ashley Phillips
First Federal Savings Bank of Fforida Scholarship: Chandra Shine
Iris Townsend Stubbs Business Excellence Scholarship: Chelsea Knight, Allison Praytor
Lafayette Dairy Farmers Association Award: Meagan Shaw
Inabelle M. Sehrt Memorial Scholarship Award: Andrea Flickinger
Jose Marti, Robert C. Byrd Scholarship Candidates: Jose Marti -Luis Huerta ...
Robert C. Byrd Troy Adams Completers
Nicholas Dalberg Award: Michael Kelly
Elk Lodge Scholarship: Tia Laemmle
North Florida Pharmacy: Michael Kelly
Athlete of the Year Award: Michael Kelly
White Foundation Scholarship Award: Anthony DeLamarter, Chere Ray
Madison L. Smith Award: Kayla Smith
Marvin M. and Eloise S. Green Scholarship: Michael Kelly
Arthur J. Gallagher Scholarship: Allison Praytor, Michael Kelly
Brittany Hewett, Chelsea Knight, Ben Israel, Kody Shaw
NFCC Advantage Scholarships (in lieu of Project Graduation): Holly Richardson, Tia Laemmle .
NFCC Endowment Scholarship: Ben Israel
Kayla Hood, Tia Laemmle,
John Earl Loughridge Scholarship: Ben Israel
Recognition of Beta Club Members: Troy Adams, Andrea Flickinger, Brittany Hewett, Kayla Hood "
Ben Israel, Clint Keen
Michael Kelly -President, Chelsea Knight, Tia Laemmle, Ashley Phillips t
Allison Praytor Secretary, Meagan Shaw, Chandra Shine ,... ....
Bright Futures Scholarship Candidates: Troy Adams, Cody Ariola, Tiffany Byrd .. .
Cody Chambers, Nikki Daniels, Anthony DeLamarter ..
Ty Fillyaw, Andrea Flickinger, Dustin Geiger Chandra Shine and Kayla Smith Michael Kelly
Josh Gilbert, Brittany Hewett, Kayla Hood
Luis Huerta, Ben Israel
Clint Keen, Michael Kelly, Chelsea Knight, Brett Land, Stacy Lewis, Lakrisha Moeller, Leicia Murray, Scott Nunley, Ashley Phillips, Allison Praytor
Tiffany Price, Birttany Pulliam, Chere Ray
Holly Richardson, Kody Shaw, Meagan Shaw, Shelly Sheppard, Chandra Shine, Renee Singletary, Heather Smith, Kayla Smith, Jon Taylor, Laquinta Thomas, Cody Trespalacios, Darrin Vargo,
Kristin Williams, Mikea Wilson, Cedric Woods
Honor Student Candidates: Troy Adams, Michael Kelly, Mikea Wilson
Leadership: Kayla Hood and Troy Adams
110%: Clint Keen and Kayla Smith .
Citizenship: Cody Ariola and Chandra Shine
Principal's Award: Ben Israel and Meagan Shaw
Outstanding Senior Boy: Michael Kelly
Outstanding Senior Girl: Brittany Hewett
ADVANCED PROGRAM AWARDS:
Social Studies: Brittany Hewett, Michael Kelly, Anthony DeLamarter, Andrea Flickinger, Tia Laemmle
Math/Analytic Geometry/Trigonometry: Analytic Geometry: Brittany Hewett
Tngonometry: Brittany Hewett '
Math: Brittany Hewett
Science: Kayla Hood and Brittany Hewett
Physics: Troy Adams
English/English IV: Michael Kelly, Chere Ray, Chandra Shine, Kayla Smith
English: Michael Kelly
English IV: Lakrisha Moeller
Advanced Program Completion Awards: Ben Israel
Program Completer: Cody Chambers, Luis Huerta, Ben Israel, Clint Keen, Brittany Pulliam, Chere Ray, Kody Shaw, Chandra Shine, Cody Trespalacios
Program Completer with High Achievement Troy Adams, Anthony DeLamarter, Andrea Flickinger, Brittany Hewett
Kayla Hood, Michael Kelly
Chelsea Knight, Tia Laemmle, Ashley Phillips, Allison Praytor, Meagan Shaw
Salutatorian: Kayla Hood, Chelsea Knight See additional
Valedictorian: Brittany Hewett photos Page 6B
Scholarship for Valedictorian/Salutatorian to NFCC: Brittany Hewett, Kayla Hood, Chelsea Knigh
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005 THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL PAGE 5B
Mayo Legals Mayo Legals Mayo Legals Mayo Legals Arrest Record
PUBLIC MEETING IN THE CIRCUIT COURT,Third REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR SPECIAL MEETING Reporter's note: The Kings Rd., Mayo. Charged
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT PUBLIC NOTICE
The Florida Department of Environmental Pro- LAFAYETTE COUNTY, FLORIDA SERVICES Mayo Free Press prints the with possession of
tectiort, Division of Recreation and Parks an- CASE NO.: 05-54CA FOR LAFAYETTE COUNTY HISTORICAL The Lafayette County Commission will hold a
nounce a Public Workshop to which all per- SOCIETY, MAYO MUSEUM regular scheduled meeting on Thursday, June entire arrest record as re- cannabis (less than 20
sons are invited. JOHNT. LONG and ALTA FAYE LONG, 2, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. The meeting will be held
his wife I. INTRODUCTION in the Commissioners Meeting room on the ceived. If your name ap- grams possession o
Date andTime 7, 2005, 7 PMThe Lafayette County Historical Society is re- second floor of the Lafayette County Court- ears here you are drug paraphernalia. Ar-
Tuesday, June 7, 2005, 7 PM PLAINTIFFS, questing written proposals from qualified con- house in Mayo, Florida. Listed below is an pears here and you are
Locatiostruction firms to provide Professional Con- agenda for the meeting, later found not guilty or resting officer Deputy
Location: vs struction Management Services for the Con-
Lafayette County Community Center struction Phase on the Mayo Museum: By Order of: the charges are dropped, Scott Hamlin. Released
150 Southwest Community Circle JAMES B. PIPKIN and REBECCA A. R rres'
Mayo, Florida 32066 PIPKIN, his wife, If deceased their heirs, I. It is the Historical Society's intention to em- Curtis O. Hamlin we will be happy to make on $2000 bond.
assignees, devise, grantees, creditors, ploy the Construction Firm to provide overall Chairman Ma 19- Db ak Hatcher
Purpose: or other parties claiming through, by un- Project Construction Management. Cost Ben- note of this in thenews- ay 9- ere Hat r,
To present the draft land management plan for der, eflit Studies, Information Management, Con- 1. Discuss Land Development issues with the hi n th d'e 22, 4004 Barmer Dr., Jack-
the proposed Lafayette Blue Springs Property or against them, and CIRCLE "J" struction Contract Management, Claims Man- North Central Florida Regional Planning paper when judicial 22,4004 Ba er r.,Jack-
t athe pulic The Divisin ofmRereaion andr RANCHES, agement and Technical Inspection during the Cuncil staff and Bobby Johnson, Building Of- proof is presented to us sonville, Fl. Charged
Parks anticipates Construction on a cost plus a fee basis, with a
sponsibility for the property before June 30, DEFENDANTS. guaranteed maximum price. by OU O the authorities with driving while -
2006. If additional information is required, rALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC ARE WEL- by you or t u rivin
please contact Sally Lieb, Park Manager at NOTICE OF ACTION III. PROPOSAL INSTRUCTIONS AND GEN- COME TO ATTEND. NOTICE IS FURTHER May 17- Craig Jackson, 36, cense suspended. Arrest-
(352) 493-6737 or e-mail ERAL INFORMATION HEREBY GIVEN, PURSUANT TO FLORIDA c e
SallvLieb@den.state.fl.us TO: JAMES B. PIPKIN and REBECCA A. PIP- Proposal Submissions: Submit five (5) copies STATUTES 286.0105, THAT ANY PERSON 815 SW Roosevelt Circle, ing officer Deputy Chris
nt t t n Disabiities KIN, his wife, if deceased their heirs, assigns, of a written proposal no later than 4:00 PM on OR PERSONS DECIDING TO APPEAL ANY Land
Pursuant to the Americans With Diabilities devisee, grantees, creditors, or other parties Thursday, May 27, 2005 to: MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS PUBLIC Mayo. Charged with VOP Land.
t any person requiring special acmmo- claiming through, by under, or against them Will Rutherford, Project Manager HEARING WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE (burglary). Arresting offi- May 19- Calvin Burns,
nations to participate in this workshop is Clemons, Rutherford & Associates HEARING AND MAY NEED TO ENSURE
asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours YOU ARE NOTIFIED that a VERIFIED COM- 2027 Thomasville Road THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PRO- er Deputy Scott Hamlin 20, PO Box 1431, Mayo.
before the workshop by calling the Bureau of PLAINT OF FORECLOSURE has been filed Tallahassee, Florida 32308 CEEDING IS MADE WHICH RECORD IN-
Personnel Services at (850) 245-2511, or by on the following described property: 850-385-6153 CLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE May 17- Donald Charged with criminal
calling (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or (800) 955- UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE
8770 (Voice) via the Florida Relay Service. Lot 3, Unit 1, DEVIL'S ELBOW SUBDIVISION, Proposals must be responsive to the require- BASED. Williams, 36, 247 NW mischief. Arresting Cor-
05/26, 06/02 as more particularly described in that certain ments and questions of the Request for Pro- 5/26-1-D rational Officer Bert Sul-
______platrcordednPlatookAp3s ____an_______________________________________________ rtionalIf OfiRcr Bt Su-
plat recorded in Plat Book A, pages 52 and 53 posal.
PUBLIC NOTICE of the official records of Lafayette County, l -ivan.
Florida. Reservations: The Historical Society reserves r .
The Florida Department of Environmental Pro- the right to reject any and all proposals, to ne- P May 20- Keith Croce,
tection, Division of Recreation and Parks an- You are required to serve a copy of your writ- gotiate changes in the new scope of work or
nounce an Advisory Group meeting to which ten defenses, if any, to the action on the Peti- services to be provided, and to otherwise 19, 2180 NW 45th Ave.,
all persons are invited. tioner's Attorney whose name and address is waive any technicalities or Informalities. I Bell Fl. Charged with
HUGH D. FISH, JR., AT P.O. Box 531, Mac-
Date and Time: clenny, Florida 32063, on or before 6/1/05 and Method of Selection: Proposals will be re- B Failure to appear (DWL-
Wednesday, June 8, 2005, 9:00 AM file the original with the Clerk of Court, either viewed by a Selection Committee. The Selec-
before service on the petitioners attorney or tion Committee will then select and recom- r SR). Arresting officer
Location: immediately thereafter; otherwise a Summary mend a ranking of firms. Upon acceptance of
Lafayette County Community Center Final Judgement will be entered for the relief the recommendation by the Historical Society, Capt. John Young. Re-
150 Southwest Community Circle demanded in the petition, negotiations or bids will or may be entertained. U l on $ b n
Mayo, Florida 32066 leased on $2000 bond.
WITNESS my hand and Seal of this Court on Please respond by including but not limiting
Purpose: this 3rd day of May, 2005. your response to the following: May 20- Preson
To discuss the draft land management plan for Quiles, 23, 520 Gunn
the proposed Lafayette Blue Spring State Park Ricky Lyons, 1. Company name and length of time in busi-
with the Advisory Group members. The Divi- As Clerk of the Court ness. H Apt. 1412, Tampa,
sion of Recreation and Parks anticipates as- Deputy Clerk 2. Company location. Hwy, Apt 142
suming management responsibility for the 5/19-6/9-4-D 3. Bonding capability and name of bonding Fl. Charged with posses-
property before June 30, 2006. If additional in- company.d with possi l
formation is required, please contact Sally PUBLIC NOTICE 4. Insurance carrier and applicable coverage. Sion of cannabis within
Lieb, Park Manager at (352) 493-6737 or e- The Lafayette County Commission will be ac- 5. Qualifications of staff to be utilized on this ftb 1000 ft. of a church. Ar-
mail: Saliy.Lieb@dep.state.fl.us cepting sealed bids for Metal and Plastic Cul- project with names, short resumes, length of
verts. A list of the sizes can be picked up at the time with firm and previous clients served. resting officer Deputy
Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Clerk of Circuit Court's office in the Lafayette 6. Names of several previous clients within g
Act, any person requiring special accommo- County Courthouse in Mayo, Florida. The the past five (5) years with phone numbers -,s Geoff Condy. Released
nations to participate in this workshop is sealed bids must be turned in to the Clerk's of- and contact person. n Geof _. Jl
asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours fice by Monday, June 13, 2005 at 8:30 a.m. 7. Description of previous experience, to in-n $2000 ash bond.
before the workshop by calling the Bureau of elude budget, final cost, time schedule, I May 23- Tra vis Sutley,
Personnel Services at (850) 245-2511, or by The bids will be opened at a regular sched- change orders, etc. Part of the experience May 23-.Travis Sutley,
calling (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or (800) 955- uled Board of County Commissioners meet- should reference projects worked on of similar -. Laurel St. Ma
8770 (Voice) via the Florida Relay Service. ing on Monday, June 13, 2005.The board re- nature.- -' laurel St. MayO.
05/26, 06/02 serves the right to award the bid to the lowest 8. Past experience with historical preservation Charged with violation
and/or best bid and to reject any and all bids. funded by Division of State, Bureau of Historic
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR Preservation. of injun/a ur t
LAFAYETTE COUNTY, FLORIDA By Order of: i a re
PROBATE DIVISION Curtis O. Hamlin, Chairman Request for information must be in writing. report change of addr
File No.: 2005-19-CP 5/19-5/26-2-D 05/12,19,26 Or sex offender. Arrest-
Division: Probate F for sex offender. Arrest-
IN RE: ESTATE OF ing officer Sgt. Alan Ellis.
THOMAS CUFFORD JACKSONAan is.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DE-
MANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE:
You are hereby notified that an Order of Sum-
mary Administration has been entered in the
estate of THOMA berLIFFOR2005-19-CKSONbythe United States Department of Agriculture
Circuit Court for Lafayette County, Florida,
Probate Division, the address of which is Post
Office Box 88, Mayo, FL 32066; that the dece-
dent's date of death was November 28, 1980;
that the total value of the estate is $4,000.00
and that the names and addresses of those to
whom it has been assigned by such order are:
Post Office Box 284
Mayo, Florida 3206The Tobacco Transition Payment
ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTI-
All creditor ofthe estateof thedecedentand ProgramTobacco Buyout
persons having claims or demands against
the estate of the decedent other than those for
whom provision for full payment was made in
the Order of Summary Administration must file
their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME
PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702
OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE.
ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO You've heard about it.
FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLIC-
ABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED
TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE
DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.
The date of first publication of this Notice is
May 26, 2005
Person Giving Notice:
CLARA MAE WIMBERLEY
Post Offce Box 284 This is it. The Federal tobacco marketing quota system is over. No more plant-
Mayo, Florida 32066 q o
Attorney for Person Giving Notice: ing restrictions. No more marketing cards. No more price support loans.
LEENETTE W. MCMILLAN, Attorney
Florida Bar No. 0075779 Instead, the USDA's new Tobacco Transition Payment Program will provide
Post Office Box 1388
May, Floeda 32066 8 money to eligible tobacco quota holders and producers to help in this transi-
Telephone: (386) 294-1688
5/26-6/2-2-D tion that ends the old system. But sign up now or you will not get a 2005 payment.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
LAFAYETTE COUNTY, FLORIDA
COMES NOW the undersigned pursuant to
the provisions of Florida Statues 336.09 and
petitions the Board of County Commissioners
for Lafayette County, Florida to vacate, aban-
don, discontinue and close the following road,
(Reference Official Records Book 198, page Did you own a farm as of October 22, 2004, with a 2004 basic
359) Lots 4, 5 and 6, Block 9 and Lots 5 and o 0
6, Block 13, NORTHEAST DAY, FLORIDA, In eting quota
Section 26, Township 3 South, Range 10 East, l
Lafayette County, Florida: TOGETHER WITH
that part of the vacatd street lying between Are you an owner, operator, landlord, tenant, or sharecropper who
and 10 n the East, and running from the
Northerly boundarysof said Blocks 13 and 14 shared in the risk of producing tobacco anytime between 2002 and
to the Southerly boundary of said Blocks 9
and 10, said Blocks being a part of Northeast 2004?
Day, Florida, In Section 26, Township 3 South,
Range 10 East, Lafayette County, Florida.
In support of this petition the undersigned al- ) Do you grow Flue-cured, Burley, Fire-cured, Dark air-cured, Virginia
leges that said road effects only the property
of the undersigned owner, sun-cured, or Cigar filler/binder tobacco?
Executed this 13th day of May, 2005.
John H. Parker, III for
Mary Anna Louise Medina
SMAY CONCERN Please sign up between March 14, 2005, and June 17, 2005,
Please take notice that the Three Rivers Re- at your local USDA Service Center.
gional Library Board will hold a meeting on
Thursday, June 9, 2005 at 7 p.m. at the
Gilchrist County Public Library, in Trenton,
Florida. Call 1-866-887-0140 or visit http://offices.usda.gov
All interested persons are invited to attend and
be heard. Please be advised, that if a person to find your local county Service Center.
decides to appeal any decision made by the
Board with respect to any matter considered
at such hearing, that person will need a record
of the proceedings, and that, for such pur-
pose, he/she may need to ensure that a ver-
batim record of the proceedings is made,
which record includes the testimony and evi-
dence upon which the appeal is to be based. Farm Service Agency
"Person with disabilities requesting reason- Farm Service Agency
able accommodations to participate in this
proceeding should contact (352) 463-3170
(Voice &TDD) or via Florida Relay Service at USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer
A ii ,
PAGE 6B THE MAYO FREE PRESS, Mayo, FL THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005
Senior awards night at LNH
41 1: 144 'v
1/>, 11 1 V ,1,,fit
... I ', ,
G g N AHo, Cody Ariola
-"nMichael Kelly and Chere Ray
Michael KellyHood and MChere RaKelly _;_ _" / '
Ashley Phillfor more seips anior awardnd Jon Taylo
ChandraKayla Hood upcoming issues of the Mayo Free Press Brittany HewettAdams
SAST CREDIT PROBLEMS...WE CAN SOLVE THE
TOTAL CREDIT FORGIVENESS.
..LOSURE...YOU'RE FORGIVEN BANKRU. TCY...YOUR
anDOWnWE CAN HELP!
Holly Richardson and Tia Laemmle visit us on-line at www.hmcautos.com
and Tia vii US4~ onine at ww~Mauos.o
North Florida C
May 25-26, 2005
Live Oak Publications, Inc.
Florida Folk Festival set for this weekend
concert at the 53rd USDA Forestry Service repli- Throughout the weekend
sti l offers Florida Folk Festi- cates the tools and methods special themed concerts will
S val, being held this used for clearing land and log- highlight an aspect of Florida
weekend May 27-29 going in the 19th century. The life. Green Earth will feature
sH/l r at Stephen Foster primitive tools demonstration songs about environmental is-
som llt nll j Orf Folk Culture Center takes its inspiration from sues. The Tradition concert
State Park. For sa- Florida's hurricane season of will showcase music and
cred music fans, 2004 when Forestry workers dance from Latin, African and
8 I6y Tj ne lSunday's lineup in- were forced to rely upon his- American heritages, while Ro-
cludes the Shape torical tools and labor to clear mance Under the Oaks will
WHITE SPRINGS-The Note Singers, featur- land and debris without the present songs about love.
Florida Folk Festival offers ing the style of harmonic convenience of electricity or Laughter and the Blues, with "
something for everyone, with hymn singing most recently heavy machinery, nationally touring comedian :
activities ranging from ancient heard in the Civil War-era film
Laotian hymns and ghost sto- "Cold Mountain." Additional WHO:
ries to a 'demonstration of sacred music concerts on Sun- Emmylou Harris
primitive tool use by U.S.D.A. day will present Judaic, Islam- WHAT: 5 a F
Forestry Service employees. ic and Laotian pre-Buddhist ines the 5d annual F a Fk Ft
Alternative country music music. W NMay 27-29
legend Emmylou Harris head- A demonstration of primi- WHERE:
lines the Saturday evening tive tools by employees of the Stephen Foster Folk Cultural Center, White Springs
A COST: EMMYLOU HARRIS- Photo: Submitted
in advance $15 a day or $35 for the weekend;
at the gate $20 a day/$40 for the weekend Carla Ulbrich and five other Blues Band. A ghost story
CONTACT: funny performers, is a come- swap will be held .outdoors at
oake v Tickets: toll-free, 877-635-3655; Info: Elaine McGrath, dy-driven concert backed by
i Marketing Director at toll-free 877-635-3655 or the high energy sound of SEE FLORIDA FOLK FESTIVAL,
www.FloridaFolkFestival.com Gainesville's Lavell Kamma PAGE 7C
"It doesn't get any easier!!
Soft Serve Ice Cream BEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLY BUSH!
Cone ........ $1.00 If you love colorful blooms and butterflies this is the plant for
C e....you! Butterfly bus has wonderfully fragrant blooms in shade, of
Cup......... $1.50 purple, blue, pink, burgundy, and white. This sun loving plant will
Soda Float....$2.00 provide you and the butterflies with blossoms all summer long!
Special purchase butterfly mww
i^'. ( bush $2.99 Regularly $4.99 O
uMonrday. Saturday NO MAINTENANCE
8 am.-1p.m. Midnight KNOCK OUT ROSE!
It's here! A rose that requires no spraying or
S. .?..- d removing of dead blossoms! Knock Out is a -
shrub rose with dark green leaves and non-stop
Misty $2.44 pk/$22.49 car. 305's $1.46pk/$13.19 car. flowers in shades of cherry red, pink or blushing
Pall Mall $2.29 pk/$20.99 car Marlboro $3.09 pk/$26.99 car pink. Anyone can grow it and our selection is
l $29pk2.9car. 1-Virginia Slims $3.15 pk/$27.99 car.
Koo $2:94 pk/$26.49 car. Basic $2.70 pk/$24.95 car. great!
Viceroy $2.74 pk/$24.95 car, Newport $2 pi:'26 95 car. Good thru 5/29/05
Montdlair $2.69 pk$23.99 car. Ct $3 0) pus- .R e Oak
Parliament $3:15 pk/$27.99 car. Winston $2.99 pk/$26.95 car. 9248 129th Road Live Oak HV Q0
GPC $2.54 pk/$23.49 car. Doral $2.55 pk/$24.45 car. (386) 362-2333
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 11TH STREET
Hwy. 129, Live Oak, FL Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Now open on Sunday's M,TEEST
38 330 22 12 p.m.-4 p.m. thru May o -0
"For over 28 Years" 6
ALLBRIT N'S USED CARS & TRUCKS OF LAKE TY
^ :" $".95FULL SEDVICE -
HRpair Center < -
00 Che Lake
Cavalier r eity
4 dr., Spoiler
:jfljj iahange uipi
7 2'05 Chrsler PT Cruiser '03 Honda R a m
Edition Pilot E aance
Loaded. 32 mpg Tires
'04 Chevy Silverado J J-. f D... f Front End
EXt. Cab Siv d Low Miles,Power Seats Ain ntp
Huge Savings!'! Huge!!! C he Mosl iarn an. 'u ks
H S ing! H ge00 Cadillac '05 Chevr ChevL F
S -Esealade T Trailblazer lo 00 Ma-d=00 CAn C
Ext. Cab 0e0asr,,US
Brake $ cn5
1999 Olds Delta 88 Chrylr Co
,red.i Pibtems ol..
s Ca For our AQUA CLEAN R
R e Appointent Today! 230W Howard St
CJ ND1, 4 Months Plus 24 Hour L+1 I Hvwl ~w AirrtI" 3867J55 2A244i 383 -755-, 2424 Live Oak
-755-.2424 p R Road Side Assistance. -LM 5i3 U IFL 3% I' Open: Mon.-Fri.8 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 362-4043
i et# .#
,,. ,, + !
PAGE 2C. MAY 25-26. 2005 NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS
Sn d i cated Cont nt
A ailable from commercial News Provn ers
Sa t happy where ynou are Career a standsti .i
SENROLL TODAY!. 'O O
Iopyea NEW AILMENT IN
NCAL CE JOB PRPROGRAM
BE11tlNEFIRDITEDIBBYSTHE COCOPUNI O
NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS MAY 25-26, 2005, PAGE 3C
by natural disasters; sign-up igator or Microsoft Intemet Ex- union; Info: Peggy, 386-935- soon as possible.
deadline May 31; contact your plorer; course fees vary; Info: 0021, leave message. Deadline Aug. 11
county FSA or USDA Service Suzie Godfrey, 850-973-9453, Deadline July 1 LCCC implements new
Center; Info: 386-362-2681 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Florida Peanut Producers registration procedures -
http://www.fsa.usda.gov. www.ed2go.com/nfcc. Association will award two registration
'Register Now! Register Now! $1,200 scholarships Lake City Community Col-
Food managers/ Suwannee County Emer- Florida Peanut Producers As- lege (LCCC); new registration
food handler training agency Management will host sociation (FPPA); two $1,200 procedures for fall semester;
Managers-June 14/ Friends and Family CPR scholarships; high school se- all fees will be due by 3 p.m.
Handlers-June 20 classes June'4 and 18 and niors and/or college students, on Aug. 11; registration office;
Suwannee County Extension July 15 and 30 the son or daughter of an ac- Infor: 386-754-4291,
Service; training for food han- Suwannee County Emer- tively producing peanut grower, www.lakecity.cc.fl.us/info/cal-
dlers and food managers, pre- agency Management will host not necessarily a member of endars.
Iim m l I registration required; food man- Friends and Family CPR class- FPPA are eligible; applications Sign up now!
agers training June 14/food es for the public; register now must be postmarked no later Live Oak Senior Citizens
handlers training June 20; in as class is limited and will be on than July 1; info/application: schedule tours
Branford at the Suwannee a first come, first serve basis; 2741 Penn Ave., Suite 1, Mari- Live Oak Senior Citizens
County Commissioner Annex; cost $3; Saturdays, 8 a.m.- anna, FL 32248, 850-526-2590. schedule escorted tours to: Al-
Fee-$12; Info: pre-register, noon, June 4 and 18 and July 16 Now July 1 hambra Dinner Theatre, Jack-
386-362-2771, food managers and 30; at the Suwannee Coun- Ten Star All Star sonville: The Sunshine Boys-
training toll-free 888-232-8723. ty Emergency Operations Cen- Basketball Camp June 4, One MO' Time-Aug;
Register Now! ter (EOC), 13530 80th Terrace, Ten Star All Star Summer 20 and Gypsy-Nov. 20; River-
MNFCC Summer Science In- Live Oak; Info/registration, Basketball Camp; final applica- ship Romance, Sanford for
stitute June 6-17 386-364-3405. tions taken thru July 1; by invi- lunch cruise on St. Johns Riv-
NFCC; Summer Science In- Register Now! station only. Boys/girls ages 10- er; Branson/Nashville-Oct. 3-
stitute; June 6-17, Monday-Fri- Bob Palmer Tennis Camp 19; College basketball scholar- 8; San Antonio Experience,
CALENDAR OF Free summer lunches day, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; open to ex- will be held June 7, 8 and 9 ships; Where: Babson Park and Oct. 19-23; Pigeon Forge,
EVENTS for children ages ceptional students in grades 8- and 14, 15 and 16 i Atlanta, Ga. Info/brochure: Tenn.-Dec. 1-4. Costs and
Through June 28 one through 18 begins on 12; free tuition; NFCC campus Bob Palmer's Tennis Camp 704-373-0873. deadlines for payment vary for
Driver's license and Tuesday, May 31 and runs, in Madison; Info/application: will be held Tuesday-Thursday, Register Now! each trip. The group meets the
vehicle inspection Monday-Thursday, through Terry Zimmerman, 850-973- June 7, 8 and 9 and 14, 15 and Suwannee High School Class first Monday, 10:30 a.m., Ex-
checkpoints scheduled July 14 1646, zimmermanT@nfcc.edu, 16 from 9-10 a.m.; $12 for all of 1975 plans 30-year re- tension Building II, Agricul-
The Florida Highway Patrol Suwannee County School www.nfcc.edu, keywords Sci- six lessons; register at tennis union ture Center. Visitors welcome.
will conduct driver's license Board; free summer lunches for ence Institute. courts on Duval Street; Info: Suwannee High School Class Info: Lula Herring, 386-364-
and vehicle inspection check- children ages one through 18; Register Now! 386-362-3002. of 1975 plans 30-year class re- 1510.
points through June 28, on begins on Tuesday, May 31 and Voluntary Prekindergarten Apply thru June 13 union. Info: Jane Gamble Lew, May 25
Brown Road, CR 252, CR runs, Monday-Thursday, Program Forest Land Enhancement 386-776-1459 or Wayne Lady of the Lake Quilting
252-A, CR 252-B, CR 25-A, through July 14; Suwannee Early Learning Coalition of Program enrollment Mitchell, 386-330-2554. Guild meeting
SR 47, SR 341, US 441, US High School, 1314S. Pine Ave., Florida's Gateway; Voluntary Florida Department of Agri- Register Now! Lady of the Lake Quilting
41, CR 245, CR 238, CR 135, 11:30 a.m.-noon, Suwannee El- Prekindergarten (VPK); Chil- culture and Consumer Services, Suwannee High School Guild;" meeting; 9:30 a.m.i
Turner Road, SR 100, Trotter's ementary School, 1419 S. dren four on or before Sept. 1, Division of Forestry; sign-up Class of 1986 plans 20-year Wednesday, May 25; NOTE:
Road, Fairfield Farms Road, Walker Ave.,' 11-11:30 a.m. and are eligible to receive 540 hours for enrollment in the Forest reunion location changed for summer
CR 250, CR 349, SR 247 and African Baptist Church, 502 S. of developmentally appropriate Land Enhancement Program Suwannee High School months only-Suwannee River
SR 25 in Columbia County; Walker Ave., 11-11:30 a.m., all preschool instruction free this (FLEP)-available to non-indus- Class of 1986; 20-year re- Regional Library, US, 129 S,
CR 132, CR 136, CR'136-A, in Live Oak; Branford High coming school year (beginning trial private forest landowners; union; Info: Angela Hunter Live Oak; guest.speak~r:'Glo-
CR 137, CR 249,-CR 250, CR School, 405 NE Reyrolds St., in August). INFO: Enrollment April 4-June 13; 75-25 cost Mandrell, Mandr003@bell- .
252, CR 349, CR 49, CR 795, 11:40 a.m.-noon and Branford Manager Jamie Witzman, 386- share basis; FDOF Programs south.net., Catrena Francis, SEE COMUNITY CALENDAR,
SR 20, SR 247, SR 10, SR 51, Elementary School, 26801 SR 752-9770, ext. 24 or Gateway Manager Ruthie Cole, 850-414- VanessaFrancis@msn.com as PAGE 30
US 129 and Mitchell Road in 247, 11-11:30 a.m., both in Executive Director Dr. Thomas 9912, your local County
Suwannee County; and CR Branford and New Mt. Zion Logan, ext. 12. www.elc-fg.org. Forester, 386-364-5314, or visit F ree S a te lite
136, CR 152, CR 143, CR Missionary Baptist Church, Register Now! www.fl-dof.com. F Sl T V
249, CR 137, CR251, CR 146, 23455 101st Rd., 11-11:30 a.m., NFCC offers ed2go on-line Deadline June 21 J
CR 135, CR 141, CR 150, CR O'Brien; Info: Ruth Warren, courses June 15 Booth space available for 'IRECThink tv ORK
145 and US 41, SR 6, SR 25 in 386-364-2617. NFCC offers ed2go, more annual Branford River Free Installation Free Installation
Hamilton County. Recogniz- Deadline May 31 than 290 on-line courses in 30 Reunion Free Equipment Free Equipment
(up to 4 rooms) (up to 4 rooms)
ing the danger presented to the Tree Assistance Pogram different subject areas; six week Branford River Reunion Free TIVO Upgrade Free Upgrade to
public by defective vehicle (TAP) sign-up intervals; begins June 15; in- committee; taking applications After $50 Rebate DVR or HD Receiver
equipment, troopers will con- Tree Assistance Program structor-led, affordable, infor- for booth spaces; reunion to be Starting at $41.99 monthly Starting at $31.99 monthly
centrate their efforts on vehi- (TAP); financial relief to own- mative, convenient and highly held Monday, July 4; deadline- CALL TODAY!
cles being operated with de- ers of eligible trees, bushes, interactive; requires Internet ac- June 21; fee-$30; made 1-800-493-8602 or 386-961-8415
fects such as bad brakes, worn vines and forestland dam ed cess e-mail and Netscape Navy- payable to Branford River Re- 16 474H-F
equip'ie 'hi addition, atien-
tion will be directed to drivers
who would violate the driver '0-. 2
license laws of Florida.- The
Patrol has found these check-
points to be an effective means
of enforcing the equipment
and driver's license laws of
Florida while ensuring the pro-
tection of all motorists.
Now until Sept. 18
photography exhibit on
The Florida Museum of Nat-
ural History, Gainesville will
display "The Ordway Pre-
serve" temporary photography
exhibit from May 2 -Sept. 1'8.
The exhibit showcases work
by Florida Museum photogra-
phers Jeffrey Gage and Tammy.
Johnson, and is free and open
to the public. The Ordway Pre-
serve" is comprised of more
than 20 color photographs of
landscapes, wildlife and teach-
ing environments at the 9,300-'
acre Katharine Ordway Pre-
serve-Carl Swisher Memorial
Sanctuary in western Putnam
County. Photographs include a .
close-up of a milk weed plant,
a dragonfly resting in a field
and students conducting stud-
ies. Info/tickets: 352-846-
2000, www.flmnh.ufl.edu, or
for food managers and
staff June 14
Suwannee County Exten-
sion Service; food safety train-
ing for managers and staff;
June 14, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.;
Suwannee County Extension
Service, 1302 Eleventh Street,
SW, Live Oak; Pre-registration
required Info:386-362-2771 or
Live Oak Post Office
promotes sale of Breast
Cancer Research Stamps
in May and June 2005
Live Oak Post Office; Breast
Cancer Research Stamps avail-
able for sale; nationwide pro- Unlimited fun until 2006.,for less than most people pay for a month of cable tv!
motion in May and June 2005;
proceeds goes to breast cancer Your PASSPORT '05 includes unlimited admission to Wild Adventures Theme Park, Cypress Gardens Adventure
research organizations; Park in Winter Haven, FL and both Splash Island Water Parks' through December 31, 2005. It's your ticket to over
Info/order: 386-362-2931 or 100 all-star concerts and special events, monthly member only mailers and special discounts throughout the year.
-of person Splash Island Cypress Gardens opening summer 05
toll-free 800-782-6724 or dtax
www.stampsonline.com. additional 229.219.7080 1-75 Exit 13, Valdosta, GA www.wildadventures.net
PAGE 4C, MAY 25-26, 2005 NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS
Continued From Page 3C May 26 Year for Tomatoes" by John Suite 102, Lake City. Info: Elks Lodge, US 90 E., Live 362-2771.
American Red Cross will Patrick; Dinner/Theatre-Fri- 386-752-0650. Oak. Info/tables: Carol Ander- June 25
ria Comstock, Gainesville hold a first aid class day, 6 p.m., May 27 and Light June 2 son, 386-362-2852. Suwannee High School
Guild; applique technique in Lake City refreshments only/Theatre-Fri- American Red Cross June 6 Class of 1975 reunion
called Broderie Perse; public American Red Cross of day, June 3 at 7 p.m.; Woman's will hold an Infant and Florida World War II Suwannee High School
welcome; Info: Sandy Lind- Suwannee Valley; first aid Club house on the Newbern Child CPR and first aid Monument dedication, Class of 1975; 30-year re-
fors, 386-362-6850. class; 6-9 p.m., Thursday, May Road, next to the Coliseum; class in Lake City Tallahassee union; June 25; Info: Jane
May 25 26; 264 NE Hemando Ave., Dinner/Theatre-$17.50 or American Red Cross of Dedication of the Florida Gamble Lee, 386-776-1459,
FAMU will host Viticulture Suite 102, Lake City. Info: Light refreshments only/The- Suwannee Valley; Infant and World War II Monument; 10 Wayne Mitchell, 386-330-
Field Day in Tallahassee 386-752-0650. atre-$10; Info: Debbie Rice, Child CPR and first aid class; a.m., Monday, June 6; Muse- 2554.
FAMU Grape Growers May 27-29 386-362-2066 or any club 6-10 p.m., Thursday, June 2; um of Florida History; R.A. July 12
Day; Viticulture Field Day; 9 53rd annual Florida member. 264 NE Hernando Ave., Suite Gray Building, 500 S. Bro- American Cancer Society
a.m.-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Folk Festival May 28 102, Lake City. Info: 386-752- enough Street, Tallahassee; Cel- sponsors free prostate can-
May 25; Viticulture Center, 53rd annual Florida Folk Porch sale to benefit 0650. ebration on the Plaza, USO- cer seminar July 12
Tallahassee; to promote to Festival; Stephen Foster Folk Puppy Place CARES June 3-4 Style Show; World War II Vin- American Cancer Society
growers and processors the Cultural Center, White Porch sale to benefit Puppy 12th Annual Blueberry tage Aircraft Florida Air Na- sponsors free prostate cancer
Center's mission, goals and Springs; May 27-29; more Place CARES; 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Festival will be held in tional Guard flyover; Info: seminar, speaker Dr. Eric Rost;
objectives, the on-going re- than 300 performers will be Saturday, May 28; at the White Wellborn Florida Department of Veter- Tuesday, July 12, at 6:30 p.m.;
search and projects and a present, including musicians, Springs Bed and Breakfast; US 12th Annual Blueberry Fes- ans' Affairs, 850-487-1533. at Cancer Hope Treatment
more efficient grape industry dancers, storytellers, crafters, 41 North and Kendrick Street; tival will be held in Wellborn, June 13 -Aug. 1 Center, Live Oak; following
in Florida; Info: Phillip Pet- and vendors selling traditional proceeds to benefit non-profit Friday and Saturday, June 3-4; Pottery classes at this, Dr. Rost will be answer-
way, 386-362-2771. and ethnic food; Grammy- animal support group; dona- On Friday, June 3, opening at 3 Stephen Foster State Park ing questions and refreshments
May 26 nominated 'guitarist, singer, tions welcomed; Info/dona- p.m. with entertainment, a on Mondays will be served; Info: Margaret
NFCC will conduct Col- songwriter and producer Bud- tions: 386-397-1665. bake-off contest, a cake and Stephen Foster Folk Culture Shaw, toll-free 888-295-6787,
lege Placement Tests (CPT) dy Miller opens concert for May 30 dessert party, Miss Wellborn Center State Park, White press 2, Ext. 114.
North Florida Community headliner Emmylou Harris; NFCC will conduct Blueberry crowning at 4 p.m.; Springs; eight-week pottery Aug. 6
College; College Placement 7-10 p.m., Saturday, May 28; TABE (Test of Adult Basic Saturday, June 4, begins at 7 classes taught by master potter White Lake Yacht
Tests (CPT); Thursday, May Tickets: in advance $15 a day Education) a.m. with Blueberry Pancake Jean Davidoff; Mondays, June and Dinner Club
26, 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; or $35 for the weekend; at the North Florida Community Breakfast, parade, food, drink, 13-Aug. 1, 6-9 p.m.; in Craft White Lake Yacht and Din-
NFCC Technical Center, gate $20 a day/$40 for the College; TABE (Test of Adult craft vendors, games for kids, Square; $125, plus $25 for ma- ner Club; fine dining with art
Building No. 13, Madison weekend; Info or tickets: Basic Education) tests; 6 p.m., prize drawings, Talent Show at trials; Info: 386-397-1920, and entertainment; Saturday,
campus; Photo ID. Info/Reg- Elaine McGrath, Marketing Monday, May 30; NFCC Tech- 4 p.m., musical entertainment www.FloridaStateParks.org/st Aug. 6; meal served by local
istration: 850-973-9451. Director; toll-free 877-635- nical Center, Madison campus; including Elvis, Cow Plop ephenfoster. service club-gratuity paid to
May 26 3655 or www.FloridaFolkFes- Photo ID. Info/Registration: Contest at 4 p.m. the grand June 17 service club; 6-7 p.m. cocktail
NFCC will conduct Col- tival.com. 850-973-9451. prize $1,000, tickets for this White Lake Yacht hour-byob; 7-9 p.m. meal and
lege Placement Tests May 27 and June 3 May 31 event will be on sale all day; and Dinner Club- entertainment; the dress-coat
(CPT) Woman's Club of Live NFCC will conduct TABE Info: 386-208-1733. Art Show-Janis Brothers and tie for the gentlemen;
North Florida Community Oak will present two (Test of Adult Basic June 4 Entertainment- reservations only- call 386-
College; College Placement performances of the Education) Suwannee County 4-H Ken and Tammy Michal 364-5250.
Tests (CPT); Thursday, May two-act comedy North Florida Community Council yard sale White Lake Yacht and Din- Monthly Meetings
26, 6 p.m.; NFCC Technical "A Bad Year for College; TABE (Test of Adult Suwannee County 4-H ner Club; Saturday, June 17; Allen Boyd (D-North
Center, Building No. 13, Tomatoes" Basic Education) tests; 1:30 Council yard sale; 7 a.m.-2 fine dining with art and enter- Florida) Staff Live Oak -
Madison campus; Photo ID. Woman's Club of Live Oak; p.m., Tuesday, May 31; NFCC p.m., Saturday, June 4; at the tainment; Art Show-Janis Third Wednesday; City Coun-
Info/Registration: 850-973- presents two performances of Technical Center, Madison Suwannee County Agricultural Brothers; entertainment-Ken cil Chambers, City Hall, 101
9451. the two-act comedy "A Bad campus; Photo ID. Info/Regis- Complex inside air-condi- and Tammy Michal; meal SE White Ave., Live Oak;
tration: 850-973-9451. tioned Exhibition II Building, served by local service club- 9:30-11:30 a.m.; trained staff
May 31 Eleventh Street, Live Oak; rent gratuity paid to Vivid Visions, visits to assist constituents;
0 American Red Cross table space for $20; early bird Inc.; 6-7 p.m. cocktail hour- Info: 202-225-5235,
S' .will hold an HIV 104 set-up between 4:30-6:30 p.m. byob; 7-9 p.m. meal and enter- www.house.gov/boyd/..
class in Lake City on Friday, June 3; outside tainment; the dress-coat and tie Alzheimer's Support
S'American Red Cross of space $10-must provide your for the gentlemen; reservations Group Third Thursday; 3:30
SSuwannee Valley; HIV 104 own table; in the event of rain, only-call 386-364-5250. p.m.; Marvin E. Jones Build-
...,I..i. class; 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Tuesday, outside tables can be set up in June 18 ing, Dowling Park; Info: Cindy
S May 31; 264 NE Hemando sheltered areas; proceeds from Family Fun Festival Erskin, 386-658-5700.
F a n ny M a y L oans Ave., Suite 102, Lake City. booth rentals to be used for an- Association for Family and American Legion Post 107
Info: 386-752-0650. nual 4-H awards banquet. Community Education and Ex- First Thursday; 12-2 p.m.,
S*NEW May 31 Info/reservations, Carolyn, tension Service Family Nutri- Suwannee River Regional Li-
American Red Cross will 386-362-2771. tion Program sponsor Family brary, South Ohio Ave., Live
:" O ffer hold an AdWilt CP class'in June 4 'Fun FestiV;l;':30 a.ni.-ndon, Oak; Info: Clair MclEauchlim,
S' Lake City ",' Anna Miller Circle, i SaturdayJ Junel8:;,an' activity 386-362-3524; Rihardr Btff-
SLoans *Mortgages, etc. American Red Cross of flea market of furin things for parents to do ington, 386-364-5985.
Suwannee Valley; Adult CPR Anna Miller Circle; flea with their children; Coliseum
SCall for more info 888-729-2903 class; 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, May market; 8 a.m. until 1 p.m., Complex, 1302 Eleventh SEE COMUNITY CALENDAR,
686AFF 31; 264 NE Hernando Ave., Saturday, June 4; Live Oak Street, Live Oak; Info: 386- PAGE C
i1t2th Annual G
3 SA 3 SATELLITE& ,'S e .
FIN I TODAY! N OR=L
Friday, June 3
Open at 3 p.m with Entertainment,
Bake off Contest, Cake & Desert Party ."- .
Miss Wellborn Blueberry Crowning 4 p.m.
Saturday, June 4th
Official start 7 a.m.
with a Blueberry Pancake Breakfast
agea! BIG SCREEN TV
BI SCREEN VService calls a*lso
SPECIALIST .vaie for:
THE GRAND PRIZE will b*^l'oo 10' No estimate fee unless item is picked up un-repaired
Tickets for this event will be on sale al day. .' 13358
For more information call LSl 9US90Waest
1 Brothers Live Oak
386-208-733" .r~thersLive Oa
NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS MAY 25-26, 2005, PAGE 5C
Continued From Page 4C Info: 386-362-2771. Quail Heights Country Club, Development Council orange juice or coffee, first Saturday; 1100 hours (11
Jasper City Council Meet- Lake City; guest speakers; all Fourth Tuesday; 1 p.m.; Cham- Wellborn Neighborhood a.m.); training each following
American Legion Auxil- ing Second Monday; 6 p.m.; present and retired federal em- ber of Commerce Building, Watch last Thursday, 7 p.m., Saturday at 1100 (11 a.m.);
iary Unit No. 107 first Satur- Jasper City Hall. ployees invited; Info: 386- 816 S. Ohio Ave., Live Oak. Blake Lowe Building, 1517 22992 CR 250, Live,Oak.
day; 10-11 a.m.; Suwannee El- Jasper Lions Club Meet- 755-8570 or 386-752-6593. Suwannee County Cattle- 4th Ave., Wellborn; Info: Live Oak Singles Group -
ementary School, next to the ing Second and fourth Tues- Nursing Mom's Group men's Association Third Bruce or Jane, 386-963-3196. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Live Oak
track on Pinewood, Live Oak; day, 7 p.m., Roosters Diner. Second Friday; 10 a.m.; Thursday; 6:30 p.m.; Farmers Weekly Meetings Christian Church fellowship
Info: Pat McLauchlin 386- Info: Jim Taitt, 386-938-3582. Suwannee River Regional Li- Co-op meeting room; Info: Al-Anon/Mayo Al-Anon hall on US 129 North (next to
362-3524 or Tanya Lees 386- Jennings Town Council brary, Live Oak; Info: Herb Rogers, 386-362-4118. Group meets each Thursday, Walt's Ford). This not a
364-8331. Meeting First Tuesday; 7 Michelle, 386-776-2955. Suwannee County Senior 8 p.m., Mayo Manna House, church sponsored event. Info:
Branford Camera Club p.m.; Jennings Town Hall. Remembering the Loss of Citizens First Monday; 10:30 Pine Street for family mem- Bob, 386-935-6595 or Carla,
Third Thursday; 7:30 p.m.; MainStreet Hamilton Your Baby first Thursday; a.m., Exhibition II Building, bers and friends to show sup- 3 8 6 7 5 8 1 8 0 2 ;
Branford Library; Info: Car- County, Inc. Third Thurs- 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Hospice of Coliseum Complex, 1302 SW port. For more info, call Bar- http://groups.yahoo.com/grou
olyn Hogue, 386-935-2044. day; 6 p.m.; MainStreet Of- North Central Florida, North Eleventh St., Live Oak; escort- bara, 386-294-3348 or Marcia, p/SuwanneeSingles/
Cub Scout Pack No. 408 fice, Jasper, Building Counseling Room, ed tours, prices vary; Info: 386-208-1008. Narcotics Anonymous -
Committee Second Tuesday; Hamilton County School 4305 NW 90th Blvd., Lula Herring, 386-364-1510. Alcoholics Anonymous The Gratitude Group -
6:30 p.m.; Live Oak Church of Board Fourth Tuesday; 6 Gainesville; open support Suwannee River Valley Ar- Branford meets Tuesday Meetings held Monday, 7
Christ, 1497 Irvin Ave.. SR 51 p.m. group for families who have chaeology Society Third and Friday, 7:30 p.m., Bran- p.m., at St. Luke's Episcopal
South; Info: Alan Stefanik, White Springs Town experienced the loss of a baby; Tuesday; public library, Bran- ford United Methodist Church, 1391 S.W. Eleventh
Committee Chairman, 386- Council Meeting: Third Tues- Info: Cheryl Bailey, 352-692- ford; Info: 386-935-4901. Church, Express and Henry St. (in the back), Live Oak, FL
3 6 2 3 0 3 2 day; 7 p.m.; White Springs 5107, toll-free 800-816-0596. Suwannee Valley Builders St., Branford. For more info, 32060.
email@example.com, Town Hall. SHINE Serving Health Association Second Thurs- call 386-935-2242 or the Dis- Over Eaters Anonymous -
www.pack408.net; Tiger, I Can Cope (cancer) Insurance Needs of Elders day; 6 p.m.; Farm Bureau trict 16 Help Line toll-free, We care. Meets Mondays
Wolf, Bears and Webelos Third Tuesday; 7 p.m.; Marvin Volunteers needed; compre- meeting room, 407 Dowling 800-505-0702. 11:35 a.m.- 12:50 p.m., Mon-
dens (grades one five) E. Jones Building, Dowling hensive training provided to Ave., Live Oak; $5 per person Alcoholics Anonymous days, at Suwannee River Re-
Every Thursday; at the church; Park; Info: Cindy, 386-658- assist elders and their care- for meal and meeting. Live Oak meets Tuesday and gional Library, 129 South,
6:30-8 p.m.; Aug.-May; Pack 5700; educational support givers receive information and Suwannee Valley Ge- Friday, 8 p.m., Precinct Voting Live Oak. For more info, call
meeting Fourth Thursday; at group for any type of cancer assistance on health insurance nealogical Society First Building, Nobles Ferry Road, 386-364-4749.
the church; 6:30-8 p.m., Aug.- for patients, families and and Medicare; Florida Depart- Thursday; 7 p.m., Wilbur St. Live Oak. For more info, call Quarterback Club Meet-
May; entire group meets; friends. ment of Elder Affairs; no Live Oak; Open Tuesdays and District 16 Help Line toll-free, ing Old Nettie Baisden
awards, skits and fun. Leona 4-H Community charge for services; Info: toll- Thursdays, 9 a.m.-noon and 1- 800-505-0702. school next to the football sta-
Disabled American Veter- Club First Monday; 7 p.m.; free 800-262-2243, Monday- 5 p.m.; Info: 386-330-0110. Alcoholics Anonymous dium, 6:30 p.m., every Mon-
ans Chapter No. 126 Second home of Avon and Betty Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Suwannee Valley Quilters Mayo Group meets Sunday, day.
Thursday; 6 p.m.; 226 Parsh- Hicks, 6107 180th St., SHINE Serving Health First and third Thursday; 10 Monday, Wednesday and Square Dance With
ley St., S.W, Live Oak; Info: McAlpin; Info: Betty Hicks, Insurance Needs of Elders a.m.; Info: Jane, 386-776-2909 Thursdays at 8 p.m. The meet- Vagabond Squares, Thursday,
386-362-1701. 386-963-4205; Pam Nettles, Branford first Wednesday; after.4 p.m. ings are held at Manna House, 7-9:30 p.m., St. Luke's Epis-
Dowling Park Volunteers 386-963-1236. .9-11 a.m.; Library, US 129 Suwannee Valley Kennel Pine Street, Mayo. Info: 386- copal Church, Newbern Road.
first Saturday;, 1100 hours (11 Lion's Club Second Tues- North, Branford; free; trained Club Third Tuesday; 7:30 294-2423 or District 16 Help Loyce Harrell, 386-963-3225,
a.m.); training each following day and fourth Tuesday; 7 volunteers help elders and p.m.; Hospitality and Recre- Line toll-free, 800-505-0702. or Ralph Beekman, 386-752-
Saturday at 1100 (11 a.m.); p.m.; Farm Bureau meeting their caregivers in Suwannee national Building, Columbia Alcoholics Anonymous 2544.
22992 CR 250, Live Oak. room; Info: Richard Tucker, County to understand County Fairgrounds, Lake White Springs Courage to Suwannee River Riding
Florida Gateway Charter 386-963-4577. Medicare and other health in- City, Lake City. Change Monday, 8 p.m., Club Membership fee $25
Chapter of the American Live Oak Artist Guild surance programs make in- Tobacco-Free Partnership Methodist Church, White per year. Team roping first and
Business Women's Associa- First Tuesday; 7 p.m.; St. formed decisions on insur- of Suwannee County quar- Springs. Info: 386-397-1410 third Friday night. Speed
tion Second Thursday; 6 Luke's Episcopal Church, ance, Medicare Prescription terly, Info: Mary Jordan Tay- or District 16 Help Line toll- events first and third Saturday
p.m.; locations change; Info: Live Oak; Info: Don Strick- Drug Cards and on discounted lor, 386-362-2708, ext. 232. free, 800-505-0702. night. Call 386-935-2622.
Sandy Harrison at 386-754- land, 386-362-5146. prescription drug programs Vivid Visions, Inc. First Bluegrass Association Suwannee Valley Barber-
0434 or 386-752-0516. Live Oak Christian Home and eligibility requirements; Monday; 5:30 p.m.; Douglass every Saturday night; 6 p.m.; shop Chorus Every Tues-
Friends of Suwannee Riv- Educators First Thursday of Info: Florida Department of Center Conference Room; a bluegrass jam; Pickin' Shed; day, Crapps Meeting Room,
er State Park Second Tues- every month. Info: Pat, 386- Elder Affairs toll-free 800- shelter and outreach agency for except during main festival Suwannee River Regional Li-
day; 7 p.m., board meeting; 364-1734; strong home school 262-2243, Monday Friday, victims of domestic violence; events; Spirit of the Suwannee brary, US 129 South, Live Oak
Suwannee River State Park, support group. 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Info: 386-364-5957. Music Park, US 129 North, at 7 p.m. Call Fred Phillips,
US 90 West, Live Oak; Info: Live Oak Garden Club SHINE Serving Health Wellborn Community As- Live Oak; potluck dinner dis- 386-362-1886.
Membership Chair Walter Sept.-May; Morning Glories Insurance Needs of Elders sociation (WCA) Second continued until October; Info: TOPS Take Off Pounds
Schoenfelder 850-971-5354, third Friday; Night Bloomers Advent Christian Village Thursday; 7 p.m.; Wellborn 386-364-1683. Sensibly (TOPS); Live Oak
firstname.lastname@example.org. third Tuesday, 1302 S.W. Dowling Park trained volun- Community Center; Info: Bridge Club Monday, Community Church of God,
Girl Scout Leaders, Girl Eleventh Street, Live Oak. teers help elders and their Bonnie Scott, 386-963-4952, 6:45 p.m., Golden Corral Thursdays; 8:30 a.m. weigh-
Scouts of Gateway Council Live Oak Senior Citizens caregivers in Dowling Park 386-208-1733-leave a mes- Restaurant, Live Oak. Info: in; meeting 9 a.m.; Info: Bar-
First; :,-Monday; 7 p.m.; first Monday; 10:30 a.m.; Ex-, area of Suwannee County to sage. WCA fund-raiser to 386-362-3200. bara, 386-362-5933; Pat, 935-
Womanr'sn,- Club, Eleventh hibition II Building, Coliseum understand:Medicare and other benefit building fund, Blue- Boy Scout Troop #693 3720.
Street, Live Oak; Info: Mary Complex, 1302 SW Eleventh health insurance programs berry Pancake Breakfast Every Monday, 7 p.m., Shrine Weight Watchers Mon-
Check-Cason, 386-362-4475. St., Live Oak; escorted tours, make informed decisions on First Saturday; center of Well- Club, Bass Road, until further day, 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., St.
Hamilton County Govern- prices vary; Info: Lula Her- insurance, Medicare Prescrip- bor, Andrews Square; blue- notice. Info: 386-776-2863. Luke's Episcopal, toll-free
mental, Bellville Volunteer ring, 386-364-1510. tion Drug Cards and on dis- berry pancakes, sausage and Dowling Park Volunteers 800-651-6000.
Fire/Rescue executive board Suwannee Valley Humane counted prescription drug pro-
Second Monday, 7 p.m. Society Animal Shelter grams and eligibility require- * * *l*l
Hamilton County Alcohol Second Monday; noon; at the ments; free; Info: appointment *
and Other Drug Prevention shelter located on Bisbee 386-658-3333 or 386-658- Unite States am pio W re t
Coalition fourth Wednesday; Loop, south entrance, in Lee 5329; Florida Department of
9:30-11 a.m., Hamilton Coun- off CR 255, Madison County; Elder Affairs toll-free 800- 2 t
ty School Board meeting Info: toll-free 866-Adoptl2, 262-2243, Monday Friday, Saturday, M ay 28th, 2005
room, JRE Lee Administrative 866-236-7812, www.geoci- 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. iri f the Suwe M u c P, O
Complex, Jasper; Info: Grace ties.com/suwanneehs. SHINE Serving Health S irit o t S a ee a Li
McDonald, 386-938-4911, Live Oak, Suwannee Insurance Needs of Elders *
email@example.com County Recreation Board Live Oak Second Monday,
Hamilton County Board of Second Wednesday; 5 p.m.; 12:30-2:30 p.m. or second
Commissioners First Tues- Suwannee Parks & Recreation Thursday, 1:30-2:30 p.m.; RWR E S T
day, 9 a.m., and third Tuesday offices, 1201 Silas Drive, Live Suwannee River Regional Li-
at 6 p.m., County Commis- Oak; Info: 386-362-3004. brary, US 129 South, Live B E LL TITM E 4101 P, / *
sioners' Board Room, court- MADD Dads Third Thurs- Oak; trained volunteers help L I .E 4 .
house, Jasper. day; 7 p.m.; Suwannee County elders and their caregivers in *
Hamilton County Cham- Courthouse. Suwannee County to under- *
Thursday; 6 p.m.; 204 N. Hat- ond Thursday; 7 p.m.; Marvin health insurance programs I --
ley St., Jasper; Info: 386-792- E. Jones Building, Dowling make informed decisions on
1300. Park; free; refreshments pro- insurance, Medicare Prescrip- ,"
Hamilton County Council vided; Info: American Cancer tion Drug Cards and on dis-
on Aging, Inc. Needs volun- Society toll-free 800-ACS- counted prescription drug pro-
teer drivers; home-delivered 2345 or the local office toll- grams and eligibility require- ,.
meals program; Info: Kanoye free 888-295-6787 (Press 2) ments; free; Info: Florida De- *f
Capps; 1509 S.W. First Street, Ext. 114. apartment ofElderAffairs tol!- *
Jasper, 386-792-1136. Market Days -. Advent free 800-262-2243, Monday -
Hamilton County Devel- Christian Village First Sat- Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. *
opment Authority Second urday; 8 a.m.-l p.m.; Space- SHINE Serving Health *xA "P'. P1 "'N "*
Thursday; 7 p.m., at 204 NE first-come, first-serve basis, $5 Insurance Needs of Elders r .
1st St., Sandlin Building, each; Village Square shops Mayo First Wednesday, *
Jasper; Info: 386-792-6828. open; Info: Lodge Office 386- 12:30-2:30 p.m., Library, SR
Club first Saturday; 5 p.m., McAlpin Community help elders and their care- '
County Arena, Jasper; third p.m.; covered dish dinner first; understand Medicare and other [
Saturday; 5 p.m.; trail ride- everyone welcome; purpose health insurance programs i ... ,.,, ,.
dinner, location announced at to acquaint members of the make informed decisions on -' .IIiIl l g .,* X
the first Saturday meeting; community services available insurance, Medicare Prescrip- f .",l "-.X
new members welcome; Info: in the county; Info: Grant tion Drug Cards and on dis- Z. ,
386-792-2725. Meadows Jr., 386-935-9316 or counted prescription drug pro- *x -
Hamilton County Tourist Shirley Jones, 386-963-5357; grams and eligibility require- L U S 4 M O R E M AT C H E S *
Development Council Sec- building rental: Kristie Harri- ments; free; Info: Florida De- *I
ond Wednesday; noon; 204 son. 386-364-3400. apartment of Elder Affairs toll- WITH *
NE 1st St., Sandlin Building, MOMS Club Second free 800-262-2243, Monday LORIDOF DISCIPLINE,
Jasper; Info: 386-792-6828. Wednesday; 11:15 a.m. at the Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. LORID OF S
Home and Community fellowship hall of Bethel Mis- Small Scale Farmers and JOHN DAVIS, CHASYN RANCE & OTHERS A
Educators (HCE) First Fri- sionary Baptist Church, go Craft Designers Market
day; 9:30 a.m.; Suwannee West on US 90 seven miles Committee Third Thursday; SPECIAL REFEREE: MR. B.
County Extension Office, Col- from 1-75, and 1-1/2 miles 7 p.m,; Coliseum extension of- *
iseum Complex, Eleventh from the Columbia/Suwannee fices. TICKETS:
Street, Live Oak; new mem- County line, 12 miles from Suwannee Chapter of the R
bers welcome; Pleasant Hill Live Oak; Info: 386-397-1254, Florida Trail Association W $10 Ring ide;
second Monday; McAlpin Co- MOMSClubofLiveOak- Second Monday; 7 p.m.; SI General *A
munity Club, McAlpin; Hap- LakeCityFl@alltel.net Suwannee River Water Man- $8 General Admissin
py Homemakers second National Association of agement District; Info: Don $13 RDingside
Wednesday; Suwannee Coun- Retired Federal Employees Neale, 386-362-4850; Sylvia "Meet & Greet" The W wrestlers
ty Coliseum Complex, (N.A.R.F.E.) Chapter 1548 Dunnam, 386-362-3256. "Meet & Greet"The W restless
Eleventh Street, Live Oak. Third Tuesday; 11:30 a.m.; Suwannee County Tourist *
'* r: i ,'*.- /..
Ir"All D0, MAY ZO-ZD, ZUU NUM In I-LUMIUA -tUbIU-
SWe Take Your "
lHealth to Heart
Ophthalmology e d m I ire rrit
GREGORY D. SNODGRASS, M.D.
Located In SHANDS At Live Oak Keeping kids safe
1100 SW llth St. Live Oak '-.sa f
(904) 373-4300 or 1-800-435-3937 P K -s
S.. in or near the water Dr. Rios
r. Assisted Living ,1OGYN
Summer is almost here. The days are : idwife Services Available
Zl conrnE /mZE getting longer. The weather is getting Marleni e Summers, CNMA i
warmer. And the kids are getting more Marlene Summers, CNM
o ,~ai E, and more excited as the warmer '.
weather signals the start of those "fun"
OU If 9F-.a trips to the beach and pool. The kids Hours:
S can't wait as they pick out their new Ohur8:3 -5:00
you caE. bathing suits, flip flops, water toys, and on. Thur. 8:30 5:00
beach towels. Closed 12:30-1:30
QidimIoafytz L owr.y, w24 ir0Zo caz. But parents beware! Swimming and
6'icatE womb water play can be exciting recreational 3 6
Visit us on the web at www.oakridgealf.com opportunities for many families. But (386) 755-0500
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org they can also be dangerous if you and X (386) 755
your children are unaware of their Fax (386 755-9217
Mayo, County Rd. 251A9863 (386) 294-5050 potential hazards. Consider these
License#AL9863-F statistics from KidsHealth, an online
1 children's health resource, about water- 449 SE Baya Dr.
To place an ad on related injuries in the United States. Lake City, FL 32055 ,131407
ple e Drowning is the second leading
this page, please cause of unintentional injury-related
death (after car accidents) for children Ina e
younger than 14 years. It's the number-
call M yrtle at one cause of unintentional injury- M medicine
related deaths for kids ages one to four.
386-362-1734 .Nearly 1,000 children die every year
by drowning. Most drownings
involving children ages one to four
Ext. 103 occur in home swimming pools. S
Drowning often happens quickly and RENALDAS A. SMIDTAS, M.D. AND ASSOCIATES
*quietly there is little noise to alert American Board of Internal Medicine certified,
parents that the child is in danger. The majority of young children who drowned were last seen in the Fellow of American Board of Balance Medicine.
home, were in the care of one or both parents at the time of drowning, and had been out of sight for SHELIA Y. ROBERTS, A.R.N.P, C.S.
less than five minutes. KATHY NEWMAN, A.R.N.
less than five minutes. Heart, Cardiovascular Diseases Diabetes management
cO I Clearly, these statistics show why it's critically important to teach your children how to stay safe Allergy and Asthma Lung diseases Women's Health
around any kind of water. Here are some water-safety guidelines that every parent should follow when Invasive Pain Management for Arthritis of the Knee, Shoulders,
C o u n seg their kids are in or near water, courtesy of KidsHealth.
Live Oak Jasper
ANDREW ARRELL 1. Maintain constant supervision. Watch your children closely when they're in or near any water 362-5840 792-0753
Licensed Mental Health Counselor whether the water is in a bathtub, a wading pool, an ornamental fish pond, a swimming pool, a spa, 1437 N. Ohio Ave. 413 NW 5th Ave.
Certified Addiction Prevention the beach, or a lake. Young children are especially vulnerable they can drown in less than two inches Visa, MasterCard Accepted 131392JS-F
Professional of Water! That means'drowning can happen where you'd least expect it the sink, the toilet bowl, an n hi
Professional fountains, buckets, inflatable pools, or small bodies of standing water around your home, such as TO p ace an ad on this
Blue Cross Blue Shield water-filled ditches. page, plea C Call
ieShldd Accepted Don't assume that just because your child took swimming lessons or is using a flotation device such Myrtl 386 17
Asodaton as an inner tube.or inflatable raft, that he can't drown. Supervision should be constant with children yrtle at 3 -3 -1
Live Oak, FL no matter what their swimming skill levels are. Ext. 103
( 62 If you're at a pool party it's especially easy to become distracted, so designate'at ailult who %ill be '"
,6)-36 O-8 O responsible for watching the children. Whether at a party or in your own home, if you leave your Th a
164919DH-F child with a baby-sitter, make sure he or she knows your rules for pool swimming. If you have an I i
above-ground pool, always lock the gate around it, and remove the ladder when the pool is not in use.
2. Learn to swim. Both you and your child should know how to swim, even if your child is only O4 Ia lto L .
'T rat nt t four years old. Check with your local recreation center, YMCA or American Red Cross for classes
Treatm ent Ce nti rs taught by qualified instructors. '"-- l l o[Eor aiL'itatld e Aedi'"
Lake Citv & 3. Invest in properly fitted Coast Guard-approved life vests. Children should wear them whenever Physical Therapy Occupational Therapy Speech Therapy
they are in or near water. Check the weight and size recommendations on the label, then have your Specializing In Arthritis Fibromyalgia Geriatrics Spinal &
L \e Oak child try it on to make sure it fits snugly. For children younger than five, choose a life vest with a Joint Pain Sports Injuries *Work Injuries* Pediatrics
strap between the legs and a head support. The collar will keep the child's head up and his face out of Manual Therapy* Lymphedema
cncerhope.co the water. Note that inflatable vests and arm devices such as water wings are ineffective against
n rh`.o drowning. Locally Owned & Operated
,," Live Oak 208-1414 Medicare, Protegrity
Specializing in Oncology since 1989 4. Be aware of water hazards in your neighborhood. Find out where the water hazards are in your Lake City 755-8680 Blue Cross, Av Med
Comprehensive and Personalized 'Care neighborhood. Who has a pool or hot tub? Where are the ponds or creeks that may attract children? Jasper 792-2426 Medicaid-pediatrics
Make sure that neighbors who have pools are aware that you have a young child. Their pools should Branford 935-1449 Workers Comp
*Best equipment be fenced in and gates locked at all times. The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Mayo 294-1407 Most Other Insurance Plans
'Most advanced treatment .. (NCIPC) estimates that fencing could prevent 19 percent of pool-related drownings among children
*Treat alltypes of-cancers ... younger than five years of age. A Medicare Certified Rehabilitation Agency ,
IMRT PET CT Eric C. Rost, M.D. Eail: email@example.com
SPDavid S. Cho, M.D. 5. Teach your Children proper pool and spa behavior. They shouldn't run or push each other when Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Purendra P. Sinha, M.D. around the pool, and. they should never dive in areas that are not marked for diving. If the weather Website: www.isgroup.net/healthcore
.Boardertiied -l Insuranees Ac.ted No Rferral Necessar turns bad (especially if there's lightning), they should get out of the pool immediately. Let them know
Sr e all ee of that they should contact the lifeguard or an adult if there's an emergency.
Cancer Center Live Oak 6. Have access to a phone. Keep a cell phone with you when you are watching your children during
795 SW State Road 47 1500 Ohio Ave. North water play. Seconds count when it comes to water emergencies. The time you save running to call for T T_ la n
Lake City, FL 32025 Live Oak, FL 32060 help might be the difference between life and death for your child. A quick-dial feature keyed to 911
(386) 758-SVCC (7822) (386)362-1174 or your local emergency center will also save additional seconds. Post emergency numbers on all
phones, and make sure all caregivers are aware of these numbers.
;7. Learn CPR and have emergency safety equipment nearby and in good working order. Items such
as emergency flotation devices and shepherd's crooks are especially important when boating or Sandy Laxton, PTA
Swimming. .. ... ROA TOUCH
8. Remove pool toys. After your children are finished playing in the pool for the day, be' sure to -PRO FESSIONAL TOUCH
remove all pool toys and put them away. Children have drowned while trying-to -retrieve 'playthings' /: PHYSICAL THERAPY
Fr* d* left in the pool. Workers Compensation, Industrial
0 9. When at the beach, teach your child to swim only when and where a lifeguard is on duty. Make Rehabilitation, Ergonomic Consultation,
sure he doesn't swim close to piers or pilings. Unlike the calm waters of a swimming pool, the beach Job/Workers Site Analysis
has special dangers like currents and tides. These sudden water movements may cause your child to Orthopedic/Sports Medicine, Pediatrics
get into an accident. Check with the lifeguard when you arrive to find out about the water conditions. Medicare, Medicaid, AvMed & BCBS
L;;m.Yi), f.. ,e Don't allow your child to swim in large waves or undertows, and tell him never to stand with his back Providers
to the water because a sudden wave can easily knock him over. Teach your child that if he is caught in 1506 South Ohio Ave. Live Oak, FL 32060
a rip current or undertow, he should swim parallel to the shore or should tread water and call for a (386) 364-5051 1313ras-
*^; *.'::);(',;* lifeguard's help.
Examination anridti'titient of the Eye
,;Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses TO place n, ad on this page, e rtoic
PHONE (386) 362-5055 625 Helvenston please call Myrtle at B Inpotence n
FAX(38)208-8660 ..ive oak, Florida 386-362-1734 Ext. 103 General Irth opa bic .
L':E*": *-y H I IU, I INW *" ; Sambey, ... D.
SaeBy, HERBERT MC. ROBERT G. BUCIIC, D.O.
Pharmac o lIrninrl IMANTOOTH, OcpineiereINAODO.
r o MANTOOTH, General Orthopaedics mrthopadic Board Certified Urology and Urological Surgery
D.D.S P.A. Sports Medicine c i ..
di l 602 Railroad Ave., Live Oak, L Common Problems Treated:
M e1 a (386) 362-6556a Lake City Office- 4367 NW American Lane Infections Prostate Problems Kidney Stones Sexual
36) 32-55" Phone 386-755-9215- Toll Free 1-888-860-7050 Problems Genital Surgery Cancer of the Urinary Tract
: quipnm ent 1-800-829-6506 Workers compensation and Impotence Infertility Urinary Incontinence
q ip out ofSuwannee8Count) Most Insurance Plans Accepted Common Sureical Procedures In Office
^^^ i-(Out ofr Suwannee County) __ 131390JS-F MsIurcPlsA135952DH-F Cystoscopy No Scapel Vasectomy Treatment of
x e* Oxyn ... Condyloma Prostate Ultrasound/Biopsy Bladder
ance Care of North Florida Ultrasound Penil Vascular Studies
"Everything For Your Now seeing patients at Shands at Live Oak CHospsatenibulato l rolcCent
m R Specializing in: Kidney Stone and Surgery Lithotripsy Microscopic
;Home Recovery" We are a Welcoming New Patients at Anemia Vasectomy Reversal Impotence Surgery Hernia Surgery
.... -total care [ our two offices at: .Thrombocytopenia
Locally Owned & Operated ce aBleeding or voting disorders Specializing in the evaluation and treatment of Male
Locally Owned & Operated medical Shands @ Live Oak or Lake City. Breast Cancer Impotence Surgical and Medical Therapies
101 SW U.S. Hwy. 27, Branford, FL 32008 oncology & Please call (386) 755-1655 Coonancer All patents are given
'.Ovarian Cancer .. .: 'personal and conidental attention.
(386) 935-6905 hematology for an appointment or information 'MUe Myeloma
229 W. Main St., Mayo, FL 32066 d rWaseem Khan, M.D. me kemia
(386 294practice. All Chemotherapy administration and management Lymphoma IM m
*6 9n131404S-F 13139DF-F Mst I 13132S-F
(386) 29 3 7 ________________________________________________
NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS MAY 25-26, 2005, PAGE 7C
Available from,Commercial News Providers
S- TIVo DVR
COUPON REQUIRED available
RI EE N
I HD & DVR ~startingiat
1 Receivers 99
I *Dish only I..
Exp:5-31-05 a- month
PROFESS OA m.
Get over 200 channels including all ON IA '
local network channels! Limited offer Ex itement
Free Installation Free 1-4 Rooms*
Local service & installation in Suwannee, Hamilton,
Lafayette and all of North Florida
Call local Toll Free
.82 4 6 dChoice of Tunica-Gulfport-Biloxi-Las Vegas!
1 VVV V A FREE 3 Day-2 Night stay for two with the
Callfor details. WA.C purchase of any NEW or USED vehicle
No credit card required with DirecTVWA.C only 1,000 and t" *
S*Price varies between Dish Network and DirecTV, Call for details 1 ,000 cars and trucks.
Exp: 5/31/05 1 ,000 winners.
O 0 1 Hot Button.
l ho 0tbut en
Just visit Allbitton's Pontiac GMC. Press the OnStar button
in the designated Hot Button vehicle Speak with the OnStar
advisor, who Yill notify you if you are a potential winner APR
'se Dwas W t T S yS FoL Brand New
J~AMRCA[ Envoy XUV
'02 Pontiac Grand Prix 'd4G Sic 71
New Save 40% 1f OfNw Saw.
'04 Pontiac Grand Am '04 Pontiac Bonneville '04 Pontiac Montana
.TEP sTER PO d___i U Ci~iME TAPeis ,Save 50'/. Offl New ,Save 50% Offl New Save B0% ffl Hw
WHITE SPRINOs, FLi FJVOriDALoscFoUETA LC-OM ..
S4onsrd In Par By."
H. --,GHT. OOLD S ATE
Brought to you by the Florida Departmet of envlrtetal Proection Division of Recreauion and Parks. 90 MWe T LIVE OAKoFL
PAGE 8C, MAY 25,26, 2005, NORTH FLORIDA FOCUS
LOW HASSLE, LOW MILES, LOW PAYMENTS
HUGE INVENTORY, HUGE SAVINGS
GREAT STAFF-GREAT SELECTION
LOCAL PEOPLE-LOCAL TRADES...
Chrome Accssories VP 0 beehair if Full' Lovuded : L onDli A lh1Ki es.
109'; f6921 91 CALL
2003 Hummer H2 2004 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2003 Ford Econoline E-150 2004 Hyundai XG 350L 2003 Cadillac Escalade EXT
Lt j1 yin I All P0 t E y 1 A 7 r.1 1 1-,- .rl 1, f h- lr, All..9 V 7 EI r Ir I i i f .in. T ii i1
05389A Onl driven 8K 02993A Only drien 'A Only 10KJ 1
miles per year' miesper year!
"188' "O1 178' $199No
2002Toyota Camry XLE 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis 2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 2004 Honda Civic LX
i i- u ir: I" I W 1-1 r I b 1: All V.... b ............n i :p-i .*
Fuly Laded D I D Plaer ,Q527 7A Pouer Sliding Doors P2960C 05163A
$2790 119 V S179o -
2004 Chrysler Pacifica 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2005 Grand Caravan Sport 2004 ChryslerTown & Country 2001 Nissan Xterra
Onl .r L lili 4 e.I Lu d ed. I
ORl I....V5292.5 VP353 _.;' .; ..,i -- _- -.. ..
s2 08 212 'e Over $50 ,
2001 Grand Cherokee Laredo 2002 Grand Cherokee Lared 2004 Jeep Liberty Limited 2003 Jeep Liberty Sport 2004 GMC Envoy SLT
lihlrar, Lj,1n il''l :,.1 f, j ..l. I.t l, 1. 1 i,' ilij. i ((j .I Ali 1. I Ph ' ,Q .f'jT l I .(I All P. m E yprl i I L
jr.' ... loadd u.atrSOUTHN or,,A..11i v., 7 2 'd
DAIMLERCHRYSLER THE YEARS, 1 691
2002 Chevy Tahoe LS 2004 Ford Explorer Limited 2002, 2003, 2004, 2002 Isuzu Rodeo 2004 Ram 1500 4x4 SLT
: JANUARY-APRIL 2005! ,LI ,,,,l ,, AlFA. I A, 1j.*.,- .k
-- V 4- ( "rdorvInstaled Slnro d1 6AL
en on K miles a yearQ -$159, .k2
1997 Dodge Dakota Sport 2001 Ram 2500 Quad SLT 2005 Ram 1500 Quad SLT 2001 Ram Quad Cab SLT 2004 Ram 2500 Quad 4x4
r A II r a T, ( 'I,, ,d te rL r T,, ' L,,, 1 l i L, i i I'ad I,1 A .., l l' w '..I. 1,11. ,-Ir ll nI di L ,'1j. L .. ir pz;r II I.z IAl w r T tl All I, I ] H A ll t II M l r, li J .
(Olnl 3 liles Q5094B Onlj 30Aliles 537 Cum Ikrbo D miles! 2 Wheels 1Lll Power 05474
Cummins Thrbo Diesel AE
2002 Ram 1500 ST 2003 Ram 2500 SLT 4x4 2002 Ram 2500 Quad 4x4 2004 Ram 1500 Quad SLT 2004 Ram 1500 Quad SLT
ALAA.-TAd ,r 1 r., .. Tu L rA Il I F *r p 1IP. T, I L T II ( Er. *h, H I I r E iT,1.TAIrr
Onj 30K Mil es Iw- On; 1A IlAiles ,Q4 Pots 'ersiroke Diesel r FPi
157 $319 259 i~tinch Bumpers
2003 Ram 1500 SXT 2003 F-150 Lariat 4x4 2004 Ford F-150 4x4 2003 F-250 Lariat 4x4 2003 Ford Lariat Super Cab
I r- lie3,n Crr .T. W reel C LD l TuII i j l., l, ,- Til,,l L Ch.r..i:iD Lritr,., All ,)ar; lgiu, tiu tg ',l I ll i L^.:,J::-. Li,:bI T,'.,1 Ir I U ,jn C lle i C I rill 7 ,1 i [ru. ', i',' D. l'J[, L lr ,,' Ii i (:u C i:,r rull, A ru,, r ,nl :: itir, ,.,:,,,.,i T ,,k L-ir,,, L.-,.;1L . ,1 u E :.j T~t,',l Shei B,i]
LOAD'-D! 05245A o l O14 9lles7
Pouer Stroke Diesel "9299 oe .1. Power Slilding Rear window .
2003 Ford F-250 XLT 4x4 2001 GMC Sierra SLE 2001 GMC HD Crew SLT 4x4 2003 Chevy Silverado 2004 Tundra SR5 Crew Cab
Lo. :-Tr5 'Tra.a Iu p TA p.u i e i1 ... A'L.,L1 Cii [al AII Ppwrbpu, l p 111. II I. ; .A l lA UP Lrl I Hsi L a, 1.11, i P.rE. -,,prE. ,a I i P t"'* .. : v 8
ii uaify for $O down.,' Iri y npa e eflect your $3 00.tr.ade-in,f you don't have a trade put $3900 cash., All vehicles areCertified preowned. Most vehicles qualify for an extended
We igurinteev .yt thing we sell onless'othe setated.,Vehicles aderised are subject.j. prior sale,.pric d for .ad date'only. Plus tax, tag, title & doo fees. Payments are for 36 72 months depending
e Some payments are to tinanc our purchase and some reflect to lea you purchase, lea based oveh[cle. See a sales person to discuss specific details on the vehicle you.chose.
: "IT 22, NORTH VALDOSTA ROAD "." "
EXIT i', HIGHWAY 84 :
iUITMAN 263.2277 D adg,. oCH .ll Stick w.ith the Secialists.
.. ,, ... .. ,, , ,.' ,