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Thursday, March 29, 2007 Vol. 92 No. 41 Frostproof's Hometown Newspaper for More Than 85 Years 50 cents
At a Glance
The next Regular City Coun-
cil Meeting will be held Mon-
day, April 2, at 6 p.m.
The City would also like to
remind everyone, the City
Council Public Meetings are
held the first and third Monday
of the month.
Frostproof City Hall is locat-
ed at 111 First Street. For more
information call 635-7855.
The Project Graduation
Committee has planned an
exciting fundraiser for April 7,
2007. There will be a golf ball
drop from a helicopter onto the
football field, with the closest to
the pin winning $1,000! Tickets
are on sale now. See any senior
class member or contact Mel-
ony Gaffney or Russ Flood. The
Project Graduation committee
challenges everyone in the
community to get involved in
Service April 8
The Frostproof Ministerial
Association's Community East-
er Sunrise Service will be held
at 6:30 a.m. at the East end of
Wall Street in downtown Frost-
proof on Sunday, April 8, 2007.
This year the event is hosted by
Pastor Kelly and Angela Galati
and Family Life Church.
Watch the sunrise over Lake
Reedy, renew your relationship
with your heavenly Father and
enjoy a hot cup of coffee and a
light breakfast. Contact Pastor
Kelly Galati for more informa-
tion (863) 635-2407.
The Polk Education Founda--
tion has changed their website
address. You may now visit
tion.org to preview the services
and opportunities the Founda-
tion offers to the students and
teachers in Polk County's pub-
lic school system.
The Polk Education Founda-
tion is the direct support 501
(C) (3) organization for the Polk
County School Board and rais-
es funds to support services
and programs for which tax
generated dollars may not be
used. To date over $23,500,000
has been raised to support
efforts benefiting students and
teachers in this county.
Free tax aide
The AARP/TCE tax aide is
available at the Latt Maxcy
Memorial Library on Monday
and Thursday mornings from 9
a.m. until noon to assist anyone
in the preparation of his or her
tax forms. Volunteers with the
AARP TaxAide program will be
at the LMML located on the cor-
ner of Wall Street and Magnolia
Avenue, to assist in preparing
and E-filing 2006 personal Fed-
eral Income Tax Returns. Tax-
payers should bring picture
identification with them and
Social Security cards for all fam-
ily members. Please bring a
copy of your 2005 Federal
Income Tax Return and all nec-
essary papers for filing 2006 tax
returns. This is a free service for
everyone. There are no age or
To assist workers who are
unable to come in weekdays,
volunteers will also be available
on Monday evenings from 5
p.m. until 7 p.m. as well as
Monday and Thursday morn-
ings from 9 a.m. until noon. No
appointments are taken it is
clearly on a first-come, first-
served basis. Library doors
open at 9a.m. each weekday.
See Page 2 for information about
how to contact the newspaper.
Community Links. Individual Voices.
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Wildfires threatened homes
The Polk County Fire Depart-
ment as well as assistance from
Lake Wales, Bartow, Ft. Meade,
and Winter Haven Fire Depart-
ments continued to work a wild-
fire east of Frostproof in the area
of Highway '630 near the Blue
Jordan Forest on March 25 &
As of press time, according to
the Division of Forestry, the wild-
fire had affected approximately
3,000 acres of land and 80 per-
cent has been contained.
A voluntary evacuation order
was put in effect on Monday
afternoon and residents in the
Blue Jordan Forest area were
directed to seek shelter with a
friend or relative outside of the
area. County Road 630 was
closed from Deland Ave. to Walk-
Shelters are as follows:
1. Flaming Arrow Boy Scout
Camp, located at 1201 Boy Scout
Road in Lake Wales
2. First Baptist Church of Lake
Wales, located at 338 East Central
Ave. in Lake Wales
At approximately 8:15 p.m.
The voluntary evacuation was
lifted and all shelters were
closed. Law enforcement offi-
cials permitted local residents
through to their homes with
proper identification -showing
their local address. Highway 630
from Deland Ave. to Walk-in-
Water Road reopened to all traffic
at 10 p.m.
Although officials reported
that area residences and busi-
nesses were not currently in dan-
ger, residents were urged to exer-
cise caution and be aware that
fire conditions were still favor-
able. Residents should prepare
an evacuation plan to be put to
use if needed. Please be especial-
ly mindful of this plan when con-
sidering childcare during Spring
Residents should continue to
monitor the situation by watch-
ing the local news media or call-
ing the Citizen Information Line
at (863) 534-0321 or toll-free at 1-
Business: BHG, Inc., promotes Lay and Sullivan
Frostproof News/Cindy Monk
Several Emergency vehicles and personnel parked on CR630
East in Frostproof wait to give relief to co-workers battling
wildfires that burned approximately 3,000 acres in two days.
LAKE WALES American
Red Cross volunteers have
responded to help emergency
personnel fighting a brush fire in
the River Ranch area, east of
The Red Cross got the call to
help at approximately 4:40 p.m.
Sunday, March 25, and sent six
disaster volunteers with the
American Red Cross Polk County
Chapter along with ice, water,
coffee, Gatorade, snacks, and
McDonald's sandwiches and
French Fries to feed fire crews
Submitted photos/BHG, Inc.
Ben Hill Griffin, III, Chairman of the Board and C.E.O. of Ben Hill Griffin, Inc.
announces the election of Bill Lay, above left, as Vice President of Human Resources.
Mr. Griffin congratulated Mr. Lay on this election and commended him for his dedica-
tion and commitment to the Company. Bill Lay joined Ben Hill Griffin, Inc. in Septem-
ber 2001 as the Director of Human Resources. He is responsible for the Company's
Risk Management, Group Insurance, Human Resource matters and Employee Train-
ing. He resides in Lakeland, Florida with his wife, Julie Ann and children, Billy, Lauryn
and Tiffany. Ben Hill Griffin, III, Chairman of the Board and C.E.O. of Ben Hill Griffin,
Inc. announces the election of John Sullivan, above right, as Vice President of Har-
vesting. Mr. Griffin congratulated Mr. Sullivan on this election and commended him for
his dedication and commitment to the Company. John Sullivan joined Ben Hill Griffin,
Inc. in March 1993 as a field rider for the Harvesting Division. On July 14, 1997 John
became the Harvesting Division Manager in which he was responsible for all Compa-
ny fruit harvesting and delivery. He resides in Frostproof, Florida with his wife, Lisa
and children, Erin, Zane and Owen;
New Toll-Free number
benefits the disabled
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. In the
spirit of Florida Governor Charlie
Crist's Office of Open Govern-
ment and Plain Language Initia-
tive, the Agency for Persons with
Disabilities has secured a toll-free
phone number to better serve
The agency's new phone num-
ber is 1-866-APD-CARES or 1-866-
273-2273. It will be manned Mon-
day through Friday from 8 a.m.
until 5 p.m. (EDT). The phone
operators will answer questions
directly. For more complex ques-
tions, however, the caller will be
transferred to the best person to
respond in a timely manner. The
goal is to answer a citizen's ques-
tion quickly and accurately while
not making the citizen incur long
distance phone charges.
"Toll-free telephone service
will make the Agency for Persons
with Disabilities more open and
accessible to the people of Flori-
da," said Governor Crist. "I am
pleased with the work the agency
is doing to better assist and serve
the people of Florida."
Interim Agency Director Ray
said, "The Agency for Persons
with Disabilities is continually
looking for ways to improve the
service will make the
Agency for Persons
with Disabilities more
open and accessible to
the people of Florida."
relationship with our customers.
Providing a toll-free phone num-
ber is long overdue. We want our
services to the public to be trans-
parent and we want to resolve
questions as quickly as possible.
We think having a mechanism
in place to encourage dialogue
and feedback is a good idea."
The agency currently serves
more than 35,000 Floridians with
the developmental disabilities of
mental retardation, autism, cere-
bral palsy, spina bifida, and Prad-
er-Willi syndrome. Of those citi-
zens, 25,360 are currently
enrolled in the Developmental
Disabilities Home and Communi-
ty-Based Service waiver. There
are 6,092 people on the Family
and Supported Living waiver and
over 13,000 waiting for waiver
services due to state funding lim-
its. For more information on the
agency, call 1-866-APD-CARES or
from several Polk County Fire
Services trucks and well as Divi-
sion of Forestry fire crews.
The American Red Cross reg-
ularly deploys to support emer-
gency personnel, as well as fire
victims, whether at structure
fires or wildfires.
The American Red Cross
responds more often to assist
victims of home fires than for
any other type of disaster. How-
See Fire Page 2
Free egg hunt
planned April 8
The Frostproof Middle/Senior
High School track and field will
be the place to be on Saturday,
April 7, 2007 at 11 a.m. for chil-
dren two ten years old and
their parents. A free Community
Egg Hunt. With thousands of
eggs and candy will be treas-
ures for the little ones to find.
Three age categories means
there will be three different
areas to search. In each catego-
ry the golden egg finder wins a
new bike provided by the Frost-
proof Ministerial Association.
After the hunt a free lunch of
hot dogs, chips and sodas will
be available for participants.
The event is sponsored by
Family Life Church and Pastor
Kelly and Angela Galati.
This year there will also be
prizes for parents, an assort-
ment of gift certificates good
at Frostproof businesses. For
more information please con-
tact Family Life Church at
Submitted photo/Susan Flood
Sponsor a FHS Senior
Pictured above is Colt Arnold. He is being sponsored for Project Graduation by John
Cavanaugh and Florida Farm Bureau. Colt has been a member of FFA for six years
and has been on several FFA judging teams who have traveled to state championship
competitions. Colt has also played football for Frostproof High School for three years.
He plans to attend college and become a teacher. Project Graduation is a coordinat-
ed community effort, committed to keeping our graduating seniors safe on graduation
night with an all-night chaperoned, drug and alcohol free event. It is estimated this all-
night adventure will cost a minimum of $100 per senior. Please contribute to this wor-
thy cause and accept the challenge! Also, if you would like to sponsor a senior, con-
tact Russ Flood, or you may send donations (along with a note about who you are
sponsoring) to Project Graduation, Post Office Box 1292, Frostproof, FI 33843.
The Frostproof News, Thursday, March 29, 2007
Speak Out is our free 24-hour opinion line. Call (863) 635-2171
to express your opinion or ask questions about public issues. You
are not required to give your name. While we want you to speak
out freely, the newspaper reserves the right to edit calls for clarity,
brevityc, relevance and fairness.
2007, at Florida Hospital, Heart-
Dalton Tyler land Division.
Dalton weighed 6 pounds, '9
ounces and was 19.5 inches long
Brooks at birth.
His maternal grandparents are
Stephanie Melton and Joshua Susan and Doyle Melton of Frost-
Brooks of Waverly are proud to proof and his paternal grandpar-
announce the birth of their son, ents are Deborah Waldrep and
Dalton Tyler Brooks on Feb. 22, Ricky Brooks of Waverly.
Pvt. James Griffin
Army Pvt. James Griffin has
graduated from basic combat
training at Fort Jackson, Colum-
During the nine weeks of train-
ing, the soldier studied the Army
mission, history, tradition and
core values, physical fitness, and
received instruction and practice
in basic combat skills, military
weapons, chemical warfare and
bayonet training, drill and cere-
mony, marching, rifle marksman-
ship, armed and unarmed com-
bat, map reading, field tactics,
military courtesy, military justice
system, basic first aid, foot march-
es, and field training exercises.
Griffin is the grandson of Glo-
ria Berry of S. Lake Reedy Blvd.,
Continued From Page 1
ever central Florida's dry winter
and leftover dead brush from active
hurricane seasons has left the
region especially prone to wildfire.
Florida is prone to wild fires,
especially in winter and spring
before summer rains replenish
ground water. While home fires
still top the list as the most com-
mon American Red Cross disaster
response, wildfires become far
more common at this time of year
as vegetation dries out. The Red
Cross urges every person to follow
all fire safety precautions, indoors
or outdoors, and to make and prac-
tice a family fire escape plan, espe-
cially from wildfire.
For more information on how to
protect yourself from a wildfire or a
house fire, contact your local Ameri-
can Red Cross Polk County Chapter
in Polk County at (863) 294-5941, in
Highlands County at (863) 386-
4440, or visit http://polkcountyfl.red-
cross.org for a list of American Red
Cross wildfire safety tips.
All American Red Cross disaster
assistance is free, made possible by
voluntary donations of time and
money from the American people.
You can help the victims of thou-
sands of disasters across the coun-
try each year, disasters like the tor-
nados in Central Florida, by making
a financial gift to the American Red
Cross Disaster Relief Fund, which
enables the Red Cross to provide
shelter, food, counseling and other
assistance to victims of disaster.
The American Red Cross honors
donor intent. If you wish to desig-
nate your donation to a specific dis-
aster please do so at the time of
your donation. Call 1-800-RED-
CROSS or 1-800-257-7575 (Span-
ish). Contributions to the Disaster
Relief Fund may be sent to your
local American Red Cross chapter
or to the American Red Cross, P. 0.
Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013.
Internet users can make a secure
online contribution by visiting
BABSON PARK, Fla. The
Webber International University
women's golf team is hosting
the inaugural "Warrior Chal-
lenge" as a fundraiser for the
Lady Warriors golf program.
The tournament is a four-per-
son scramble and will be held at
Lekerica Hills Golf Course in High-
lands Park on Saturday, April 7. A
continental breakfast will be avail-
able prior to the 8 a.m. shotgun
start. Lunch will be provided dur-
ing play. The cost is $50 per player.
There will be cash prizes, Mulli-
gans are available, and there is an
opportunity to win a 2007 Chevro-
let Avalanche. All participants will
receive a Webber golf T-shirt.
Please make checks payable to
WIU. Entries can be mailed to:
1184 S. Lakeshore Blvd.
Lake Wales, Florida 33853-4311
For more information please
Art League hosts
Open House gala
Submitted photo/Sherry Way
Comedian Charles Marshall to perform at Indian Lake
Estates April 6.
Indian Lake Estates Social Com-
mittee is hosting an Ice Cream
Social and Comedy event Friday,
April 6, at 7 p.m. featuring comedi-
an Charles Marshall.
Mr. Marshall travels about
100,000 miles a year all over the
United States performing his
Known as one of the funniest
and most original comedians per-
forming today, Marshall's brand of
clean comedy is clever enough to
tickle the funny bone of the most
demanding comedy fan, yet relat-
able enough for practically anyone
to enjoy. Admission is FREE!
Come and join in the laughs In
the Clubhouse Ballroom of Indian
Lake Estates located just off State
Road Highway 60 15 miles east of
For more information and direc-
tions, call (863) 692 2607 or (863)
A handful of local artists got
together ten years ago and decided
to form the Frostproof Art League.
One hundred plus members later,
the League is going strong, with a
wonderful facility to call home and
to showcase the many talents of
area artists. The League will host
the tenth anniversary open house
on Saturday, March 31, 2007 from
1 p.m. 4 p.m. in the afternoon at
12 East Wall Street, the public is
invited to attend.
As the old Frostproof High
School was being renovated,
(now Frostproof's City Hall) some
of the old windows were salvaged
which have now been hand paint-
ed by local artisans. A number of
these works are on display at local
businesses. All of the windows
will be at the open house. Pro-
ceeds from the sales of the win-
dows will benefit the Historical
Preservation Committee and the
Frostproof Art League and Gallery.
As a limited number of windows
are available, they will be sold on
a first come, first serve basis. More
windows will be made available
from the renovation in the future
and visitors may be able to
advance order a particular design
at the open house. For more infor-
mation call the Art League and
Gallery (863) 635 7271.
Howdy Folks!. it is time to
round up all the little youngsters
for the 2007-2008 school year.
Frostproof Elementary is looking
for a few good cowboys and cow-
girls who will be coming to
Kindergarten at Frostproof Ele-
Tuesday, April 10 at 5 p.m.
until 7 p.m. is the perfect time for
parents and/or guardians to reg-
ister your child for Kindergarten
and meet the teachers. FPE will
have new school shirts and
Kindergarten workbooks for
sale. The workbooks will help
prepare your little one for Kinder-
garten. Complimentary hotdogs
and chips will be served. So
come and join the fun!
Important: Please bring the fol-
lowing items with you:
1. Child's birth certificate,
Bible record, or Passport.
2. Physical card- not over a
3. Up-to date immunization
record on Florida blue card.
4. 2 proofs of residency- one
from each of the two categories:
Category 1- Property Tax
Record, Mortgage document,
Deed, Lease, or Rent Receipt.
Category 2- Current Utility
Bill, Voter Registration, or docu-
mentation of participation in a
government assistance program.
Recent studies showed that patients that take Plavix with aspirin are
at a significantly increased risk of bleeding including:
Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Stomach) Bleeding Ulcers
Subdural Hematoma (Head Bleeds) Heart Attack
Bleeding From Ears, Eyes & Nose Stroke
TTP Blood Disorder Death
If you or a loved one suffered any of the side effects above after
taking Plavix, call Ennis & Ennis toll free at 1-800-619-3310 or visit
our website at www.the-plavix-lawyer.com for a FREE consultation.
Attorneys at Law
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Co-counsel may be associated.
The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements.
Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.
The Frostproof News is published by Independent Newspapers of Florida.
Independent is owned by a unique Irust that enables this newspaper to pur-
sue a mission of journalistic service to the citizens of the community Since no
dividends are paid. the company is able to thrive on profit margins below
industry standards. All after-tax surpluses are reinvested in independent's
mission of journalistic service, commitment to the ideals of the First
Amendment of the U.S Constitution, and support of the community s deliber-
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each correction to the prominence
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we write about
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respect and compassion.
Thomas Shelton in Concert at FCC
Over the last thirty years,
Gospel Musician Thomas Shelton
has shared his God given talent
with thousands. An Indiana native,
Shelton was raised in a devout
Christian home. In 1977, he was
inducted into "Who's Who In
Musician America." In June of that
same year, he joined the touring
group, "General Delivery USA".
Since then he has traveled as. the
lead singer for the "Gospelites" of
Dobbins, California as well as the
tenor with the "Watchmen" of
"Operation Evangelize." He and
his wife Shannon spent two years
in the Caribbean and South Ameri-
ca as cruise directors for "New
Creation World Wide Christian
Cruises." He has served in four
separate congregations in the
development of music and youth
programs. His ministry has taken
him to all fifty states of the U.S., as
well as eleven other countries.
Now as a soloist, you can hear
him in concert March 28, 2007 at
6:30 p.m. at First Christian Church
of Babson Park, 1295 North Scenic
Highway, Babson Park, FL 33827.
Eveyone is welcome. For more
information call (863) 638-1654.
Community invited to become 'Dottie's Donors'
Red Cross celebrates
90 years in Highlands
The first charter issued for a Red
Cross Chapter in Highlands County
dates back to 1917 90 years ago
this year. That makes Highlands
County one of the nation's oldest
local Red Cross presence. To cele-
brate that anniversary and to
ensure the Red Cross stays in High-
lands County another ninety years,
a new campaign to raise the
group's profile has begun.
Dottlie Pope, a member of the
Red ICross for many years, served as
both a day-to-day office staff and as
a Disaster Services volunteer until
2004. when she passed away in the
middle of that year's taxing hurri-
cane season. Since then, the High-
lands County Service Center has
- established "Dottie's Donors," also
known as "Dottie's List," to honor
andt father Red Cross supporters.
"Dottie was one of the people who were the
lifeblood of our volunteer force. It's fitting that
she be memorialized by a program dedicated
to the long-term survival of the Red Cross in
Director of the American Red Cross
Highlands County Service Center
"Dottie was one of the people
who were the lifeblood of our vol-
unteer force," said Art Harriman,
Director of the American Red Cross
Highlands County Service Center.
"It's fitting that she be memorial-
ized by a program dedicated to the
long-term survival of the Red Cross
in Highlands County."
'Dottie's List' will consist of busi-
nesses and individuals who make
pledges, starting at $125 per quar-
ter, to support Highlands County
Red Cross operations. The timing
couldn't be better, said Harriman.
"After the 2004 hurricanes, Red
Cross was at the top of peoples'
minds, and support for both our
operation here and nationally was
strong," Harriman said. "The com-
bination of the 2005 weather disas-
ters like Hurricane Katrina and a
very quiet 2006 season changed
that. People supported national
efforts in the Gulf Coast very well,
but locally we dropped off many
Over the last year, donations to
many Red Cross local chapters
have dropped significantly, in many
cases by almost half. That's a prob-
lem anywhere, but in Highlands
County, smaller numbers leave less
room for error.
Meanwhile, the county has had
a very busy season of home fires
and wildfires, supporting both the
victims and emergency personnel
at each incident.
Please help support your local
Red Cross by volunteering time,
energy, and funds to help provide
for people in your community
who are victims of large natural
disasters or small single-family
ones, like home fires. Helping the
Red Cross will ensure the Red
Cross can help you.
For more information, contact
your local American Red Cross
Highlands County Service Center at
(863) 386-4440 or e-mail
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church of Christ
410 West "A' Street FIrostproof,
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Services are Sunday School 10
a.m. Worship service 11 a.m. and
\Vednies(diy Evening Bible Study
t 7i p.m. lFor more information
coil ad 635-4278.
Family Life Church
Family Life Church meets at
the Frostproof Middle/Senior High
Shliool cafeteria, Sundays at 10
a.m. there is nursery, and chil-
dren's church. For information
k'aw'e call 635-2704.
Church of God
Rex E. Daniels-Pastor
Frostproof Church of God, 104
Highway 630W, Worship Ser-
vices, Sunday School 10 a.m.,
.Sunday Morning Worship 10:45
a.m., Sunday Evening Worship
6:30 p.m., Wednesday Evening 7
p.m. For more information call
Church of God
Reverend Anderson, Jr.
Church Of God By Faith, 208
H-lopson Rd., Worship Services;
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Wor-
ship Service 11 a.m., Sunday
Evening service 7:30 p.m.,
Wednesday Evening Bible study
7:30 p.m. For more information
First Assembly of God Church
On The Ridge, 825 County Road
630A, Worship Services; Sunday,
8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., nurs-
ery available, Sunday evening
service 6 p.m. Youth Fellowship
and Bible study Wednesday
evenings at 7 p.m. For more
information call 863-635-2702.
Church of Frostproof
First Baptist Church of Frost-
proof, 96 West B Street-offers a
Contemporary Celebration Ser-
vice Sunday's at 8:15 a.m., and
Traditional Worship Service at
10:50 a.m. Childcare will be
available for both services. Sun-
day School (all ages) 9:30 a.m.
Sunday evening Bible Study 6
p.m. Wednesday Evening Chil-
dren and youth programs 6:15
p.m., with adult Bible studies at
6:30 p.m. Thursday Evenings:
Celebrate Recovery, Divorce
Care, Grief Share, and Divorce
Care For Kids 6 p.m. For more
information call 863-635-3603.
Church of Frostproof
First Christian Church of
Frostproof, 2241 County Road
630 W., Sunday School 9:30
a.m., Worship Service 10:15
a.m., Sunday Evening Worship 6
p.m. Wednesday Evening Bible
Study 6 p.m. For more informa-
tion call 635-6700.
Church of Babson Park
First Christian Church of Bab-
son Park, 1295 Scenic Highway
N., Babson Park, Sunday School
9:30 a.m., Morning Worship
10:30 a.m., Sunday Evening Bible
Sunday 6 p.m. Wednesday
Evening Bible Study 6:30 p.m. For
more information call 638-1654.
Church of Frostproof
First Presbyterian Church, 101
N. Palm Ave., Sunday School at
9:45 a.m.; Morning Worship Ser-
vice, 11 a.m. For more informa-
tion call 635-3955.
First United Methodist
Church of Frostproof
James C. Isaacson, Pastor
First United Methodist Church
of Frostproof, 150 Devane St.,
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Tradi-
tional Worship Service 10:30
a.m. For more information call
Dioste Ama Spanish
Iglesia Bautista Dios Te Ama
(Dioste Ama Spanish Baptist
Church) lugar (located) 1000 US
Highway 98 West, Frostproof,
annunciate y ivitcion (announces
an invitation) Oir la Palabra de
Dios (to hear the Word of God)
Domingo (Sunday), at 11 a.m.
South Lake Wales
Church of God
Rev. Bob Beckler-Pastor
South Lake Wales Church of
God, 210 Presidents Dr., Lake
Wales, Early Morning Worship -
9 a.m., Sunday School 10:30
a.m., Contemporary Praise Ser-
vice 10:45 a.m., Sunday Evening
Worship 6 p.m., For more infor-
mation call 638-1019.
Chamber hosts benefit with benefits
Out in the middle of nowhere it
is easy to hear the wind in the
pines, the call of the hawk, a hoot
owl waking up. There are no grind-
ing gears of garbage trucks, no wail
'f emergency vehicles running,
i st tie sounds of nature and a few
friendly voices. That is the side ben-
efit for ticket purchasers who come
a little early to Florida Flywheeler's
Village for the Frostproof Area
Chamber of Commerce's annual
fund raiser, April Fun Nite.
A slow driving tour through the
village, or a nice walk for those
who would care to, will be the first
thing on the late afternoon, early
evening agenda. Before turning in
tickets, vendors will have displays
to peruse. Soft, mellow sounds of
Claude Vance and the River Sage
will drift through the air, while*
steaks sizzle on the grille and folks
all slow down a bit to socialize with
friends in the barn.
An excellent dinner prepared by
Chef Jerrold Kuchinskas will be
enjoyed and many door prizes col-
lected. A Silent Auction held, Tom
Freeman's freshly painted work
auctioned, and there will be
demonstrations by Art League
members and more.
The question is, will you be
there on Saturday, April 14? Will
you win the great grand prize? Call
635-9008 or 635-2593 or 635-9112
for more information. Tickets sales
are limited, sold on a first come,
first served basis.
Red Cross Garage Sale seeks good turnout
On Friday, March 23, the Amer-
ican Red Cross Highlands County
Service Center received two more
loads of items to be sold at the
garage sale on Saturday, March 31,
from 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
People who visit the American
Red Cross Highlands County Ser-
vice Center at 106 Medical Center
Drive in Sebring will find large
items like curio cabinets, a televi-
sion set, a microwave oven, and
even an electric organ. The sale
will also feature dishes, handbags,
0olf club sets, vinyl LPs and tape
cassettes, lots of clothes, lots of
tools, and much more.
Volunteers are sorting and
pricing the items now. Because
of parking and set-up concerns,
staff and volunteers ask people
not to arrive before 7 a.m. Dona-
tions will be accepted at the fol-
Floors Direct, 204 S. Ridge-
wood Drive, Sebring ,
Frames & Images & Awards,
U.S. 27 North, Sebring
American Red Cross High-
lands County Service Center
All proceeds will benefit the
American Red Cross efforts in
Highlands County. Please help
support your local Red Cross by
volunteering time, energy, and
funds to help provide for people ini
your community who are victims
of large natural disasters or small
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Upcoming Polk County
School Board Events
The public is invited to the 31st
Annual Poetry Awards will be
held Thursday, April 5, 7 p.m., at
Florida Southern College, 111
Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lake-
land. There is no charge to attend
and the event includes poetry
readings and presentation of
awards. Students in grades six
through 12 submitted poems for
the event. The event is hosted by
the Polk County Council of Teach-
ers of English. Information: Katie-
Jane Shytle, (863) 519-8798.
The public is invited to the Polk
County Youth Symphony to be
held Monday, April 9, 7:30 p.m. at
Lake Region High, 1995 Thunder
Road, Eagle Lake. There is no
admission charge. More than 60
students from 15 schools in
grades six through ten will per-
form in the symphony.
Rob Lambert, orchestra and
band director at Lakeland's Harri-
son School for the Arts, will direct
the symphony. Information: (863)
Ups Week of April 9
Polk schools highly recom-
mend registering new kinder-
garteners prior to school starting
next year. Early registration avoids
delays and long lines in August.
Many elementary schools have
designated the week of April 9 for
their Kindergarten Round-Ups
with special days, times or
evening hours to enroll new stu-
dents. Please contact individual
schools for Kindergarten Round-
up schedules. Schools can also
tell you about required proof of
age, medical and residency ddcu-
mentation needed for enrollment.
Students entering kindergarten
must be 5-years-old on or before
To learn which school a child
is zoned to attend for kinder-
garten, call the school district's
Office of Pupil Accounting at
To enroll a new kindergarten
student, parents or guardians
must present the following: legal
proof of age (i.e. a certified copy
of a birth certificate, baptismal
certificate or passport); a current
physical exam dated within the
last 1.2 months and a certificate of
immunization (Florida Depart-
ment of Health form 680) show-
ing all shots including 2nd MMR,
hepatitis B series and varicella.
Proofs of residency from two
different categories are also
required: Category 1 mortgage
document, property tax record,
home or apartment lease agree-
ment; Category 2 a current utility
bill (electric, gas, phone, water,
cable); Category 3 current voter
registration document; Category
4 proof of current government
benefits (Medicare, disability,
food stamps, HRS correspon-
dence). Driver's licenses and vehi-
cle registration papers are not
accepted as proofs of residency.
Board Work Session/
The following is a school
board work session and meeting
schedule from April 10, 2007 to
July 24, 2007. Work sessions and
board meetings will be held in the
district administrative office, 1915
South Floral Avenue, Bartow.
Agenda information on work ses-
sions and board meetings is avail-
able by contacting JoAnne Clan-
ton, (863) 534-0521. This
schedule is subject to change.
Tuesday, April 10-Work Ses-
sion, 8:30 a.m., Meeting, 1:30
Tuesday, April 24-Work Ses-
sion, 12:30 p.m., Meeting, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8-Work Session,
8:30 a.m., Meeting, 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 29-Work Ses-
sion, 12:30 p.m., Meeting, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12-Work Ses-
sion, 8:30 a.m., Meeting, 1:30
Tuesday, June 26-Work Ses-
sion, 12:30 p.m., Meeting, 5 p.m.
Thursday, July 19- This is a
meeting to discuss the tentative
2007-2008 school budget. This
meeting will be held at 9 a.m. in
the district administrative office.
Tuesday, July 24-Work Session,
12:30 p.m., Meeting, 5 p.m.
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Cypress Gardens hosts World's Largest Easter Egg Hunt
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. Winter Haven mayor, Nathaniel starts the verification process holds a number of world records, show area. Though most are filled three age groups-0-4 years, 5-9
Cypress Gardens Adventure Park Birdsong, and Chamber of Com- required by Guinness World mainly pertaining to the "world with candy and toys, some contain years and 10-14 years. There is
hopes to log another entry in the merce representative, Donna Shee- Records to validate a record. An famouswaterskishow." prizes donated by local businesses no limit to how many eggs can
Guinness Book of World Records han, verified that well over 500,000 adjudicator from Guinness will fly The egg hunt will feature thou- and one lucky egg holds a two- be collected, however children
as the park hosts the "World's eggs will be hidden at the theme in from London to witness and veri- sands of goody-filled eggs hidden year scholarship to Polk County must be accompanied by an
Largest Easter Egg Hunt" on Sun- park for the egg hunt. The world fy Cypress Gardens' attempt, in the lawn of Magnolia Mansion, Community College. adult. The event is included in
day, April I at 3 pm. The official recordcurrentlystandsat301,000. awarding the new world record throughout the Topiary Garden The egg hunt is divided into park admission.
"egg-counting" took place today as Today's official "egg-counting" after the event. The park already and into the grassy banks of the ski ,.
81st Annual Easter Sunrise Service at HBS -I, f
LAKE WALES, Fla. Historic
Bok Sanctuary will present the
81st Annual Easter Sunrise Ser-
vice Sunday, April 8, with free
admission from 6 to 8 a.m. An
annual tradition since 1928, wor-
shipers are invited to experience
the majesty of the sun rising over
the horizon atop Iron Mountain,
peninsular Florida's highest point.
Beginning at 7 a.m., inspira-
tional music to elevate the spirit
will be presented by the Lake
Wales Chorale, under the direc-
tion of Dr. Gabriel Statom and
the Tower Brass, directed by
Paul Butcher. Reverend David M.
Rockness of First Presbyterian
Church of Lake Wales will deliv-
er an Easter sermon of reflection
and hope. The service will con-
clude with a half-hour carillon
concert performed by carillon-
neur William De Turk.-Following
the service, the Carillon Cafe will
offer a special buffet for $8.95
per person. Scrambled eggs,
Spanish eggs, bacon, sausage,
grits, muffins, fresh fruit and bev-
erages will be served.
At I and 3 p.m., assistant caril-
lonneur Lee Cobb will perform
Easter concerts on the 60-bell Tay-
lor carillon. The half-hour concerts
will feature "In the Garden," "Up
From the Grave He Rose" and
other hymns, spirituals and Easter
favorites. Visitors can view Cobb's
performance on the video monitor
located behind the Japanese
Lantern and meet him by the Infor-
mation Booth after the concerts.
Approximately 2,000 visitors
are expected to attend. Seating
will be available for the service,
and visitors may bring their own if
they wish. Due to the early hour
and time of year, flashlights and
insect repellent are recommend-
ed. After 8 a.m. general admission
to Historic Bok Sanctuary is $10
for adults and $3 for children ages
5-12. Members and children under
five are admitted free. For more
information call (863) 676-1408 or
Residents warned of phony telephone scam
Polk County residents should
beware of a telephone scam that
involves someone calling and
saying he or she is conducting a
test for a phone company. The
scam can bill your telephone
number for long distance calls
you didn't make.
This is how the scam works:
A person will call your home
or cell phone and identify him-
self as a service technician for
AT&T, Verizon or another phone
carrier needing to conduct a test
on your telephone line.
The caller will ask you to dial
the numbers 9 and 0 and the
pound (#) sign and then hang
He may also ask you to push
the numbers 7 and 2 and the
If the procedures are fol-
lowed, the caller will have access
to your phone line, enabling him
to place long distance phone
calls that will be billed to your
PCC receives huge donation from Clear Springs
Clear Springs donates $12 mil-
lion and parcel of land in Bartow to
PCC for Advanced Manufacturing
and Technology Center.
Clear Springs has committed
to donate $12 million and a parcel
of land in Bartow to the Polk
Community College Foundation.
The funds, to be matched by the
state, will be used to build an
Advanced Manufacturing and
Technology Center that will serve
as a permanent home for PCC's
Corporate College, which is a key
provider of training for business
and industry in Polk County.
The generous donation was
formalized in a letter of commit-
ment signed by Stan Phelps,
Chairman of Clear Springs, and
presented to PCC President Eileen
Holden on March 8. Clear Springs
sits on a total of 18,000 acres of
land with approximately 11,000 of
those acres in the City of Bartow.
The PCC Corporate College will
be located in Bartow.
"We are extremely grateful and
excited to receive this generous
donation," said Dr. Hoiden. "It is a
wonderful example of a public/pri-
vate partnership that will benefit
the entire community."
According to Clear Springs Pres-
ident Jura Christine Zibas, "This
partnership will provide a 2 lst-cen-
tury education and training facility
designed to retain and recruit busi-
nesses to our community. We are
proud to have PCC's Corporate
College and the Advanced Manu-
facturing and Technology Center as
a core part of the overall plan for.
our property. We are working with
additional colleges and universities
to further expand the manufactur-
ing technology and training oppor-
tunities as well as speaking with
companies about the opportunities
available in Polk County."
PCC's Corporate College, cre-
ated in 2002 in response to the
needs of the county business
community, delivers industry-spe-
cific training. Since its inception,
the Corporate College has trained
thousands of Polk County workers
with standard and customized
training programs focusing on:
safety, security, manufacturing,
supervision, advanced leadership,
and other areas of specialization.
During the past year, a Supply
Chain Management consortium
of some 60 companies was creat-
ed in cooperation with the PCC
Corporate College to serve the
training needs of workers in the
transportation, distribution and
logistics industries. The Supply
Chain Institute will conduct its
first classes in June.
Free Driver Education classes offered this summer
Polk County Public Schools
offers free driver education class-
es at five sites this summer to
public, charter, private and home
Applications will be available
starting Monday, April 2 at all middle
and high school guidance depart-
ments and at some private schools.
Applications will also be avail-
able online at http://www.polk-
Classes fill up quickly and inter-
ested students are encouraged to
apply early. Students must at least
have a restricted license to take the
classes. Bus transportation to driver
education classes is not provided.
The five sites for the classes
will be Auburndale, Bartow,
George Jenkins, Kathleen and
Lake Wales high schools. Call
the guidance departments at
those individual high schools for
There are two separate 10-day
class sessions. Students can sign-
up for either of the two sessions.
There are no classes held on week-
ends. Absences are not permitted
in this program.
Session One begins Wednes-
day, May 30 and ends Tuesday,
Session Two begins Thursday,
June 14 and ends Wednesday,
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Foursome tees up charity golf
challenge for second year in a row
Last year, four
golfers played 100
holes in a single day
and raised $30,000
on behalf of Winter
Stroke Center. This
year, the foursome
has set its sights
Pictured above are, Joe Jensen, Pete Cassidy, Dwain Hughes, and Randy Clark.
WINTER HAVEN, FL Four golfers who teed up a
major contribution to Winter Haven Hospital's
nationally accredited Stroke Center in 2006 are ready to
hit the links again in a new golf marathon. The group is
challenging businesses, friends and family members to
sponsor their efforts with the goal of raising $50,000 for
the Stroke Center.
The four Winter Haven residents Pete Cassidy, Dwain
Hughes, Joe Jensen and Randy Clark plan to start at
dawn at the Lake Region Country Club on May 3 and
play until the sun goes down. Pledges of support for the
foursome will be contributed to the support of the Stroke
Center. In 2006, not-for-profit Winter Haven Hospital's
Stroke Center was designated by the Joint Commission
on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)
as a Primary Stroke Care Center, making the Hospital
the only Primary Stroke Care Center serving Polk,
Highlands and Hardee counties.
"'The Los Angeles Rams had the 'Fearsome Foursome' in
the 1960s. This is Winter Haven's modem version of the
Fearsome Foursome." said Don Ingram, chairman of
the Mid-Florida Medical Services Foundation Board of
"These guys literally are putting their bodies 'on the line'
for the Hospital and for patients of the Stroke Center,"
Ingram said. "Eighteen holes of golf in a day is enough
for most people and 36 holes is typically something you
hear about professionals playing. Our Fearsome
Foursome is going way beyond that."
Pete Cassidy, who spearheaded the marathon in 2006,
said: "My mother, Kathleen, experienced a stroke
before she passed away, and so my brothers and I know
first-hand how it affects not just the patient, but the
family as well. We're convinced that having a world-
class Stroke Center is vital to our community's health
and we want to do whatever we can to help make that
Lance Anastasio, president and CEO of Winter Haven
Hospital, said: "This is one of the most unique and
inventive group of supporters that the Hospital has had
in its 81 -year history. On behalf of both the medical and
professional staff at Winter Haven Hospital, we are both
amazed and grateful for this outstanding expression of
Joel Thomas, executive director of the Mid-Florida
Medical Services Foundation, the fund-raising
organization for Winter Hospital, noted that Pete
Cassidy's brother Steve is a new Foundation Trustee and
his brother, Al Cassidy, is a hospital board member.
Thomas also noted Mr. Clark's company, Bright House
Networks, is a major corporate friend of the Foundation
as well. Dwain Hughes, owner of Hughes Corporate
Printing, is a long-time supporter of Foundation efforts,
as is Joe Jensen, owner of Reni Publishing and the
Nissen Group Advertising Agency.
Joining the group this year will be teams from Mary
Myers Realty and Condev Homes. Additional teams are
being rounded up as well.
"These four men and the teams joining them are
challenging both themselves and the community in
support of the Hospital and its mission of providing
state-of-the-art health care in east Polk County. It's a
one-of-a-kind statement about the role the Hospital
plays in the life of our community and we're thankful for
their support of our patients," Thomas said.
About The MFMS Foundation
The Mid-Florida Medical Services Foundation, Inc. is a
not-for-profit charitable institution governed by a board
of volunteer trustees who serve without pay. In an effort
to meet the continuing needs of our health service
organization and the growing communities it serves, the
Foundation provides philanthropic support for the very
latest in medical care, technology, equipment, facilities,
manpower, and education for Winter Haven Hospital,
the Regency Medical Center and the many other health
services MFMS provides in east Polk aid Highlands
About Winter Haven Hospital
Established in 1926, Winter Haven Hospital serves as
the major medical center for east Polk and Highlands
counties and the U.S. Highway 27 / Ridge Corridor. The
527-bed hospital is a division of Mid-Florida Medical
Services, Inc. a locally owned and operated not-for-
profit organization. The hospital is fully accredited by
the Joint Commission on accreditation for Healthcare
Organizations (JCAHO) and has more than 300 board-
certified physicians on its medical staff representing
every major specialty. Winter Haven Hospital is
affiliated with the University of Florida College of
Medicine/Shands Healthcare. And with more than 2.500
employees. Winter Haven Hospital is the largest private
employer in east Polk County. Winter Haven Hospital
recently was recognized by Polk Works Workforce 2020
as one of the best places to work in Polk County. E
Don't forget to mark your calendar for these informative and educational evenis.All lectures are free, but they require pre-registration iT ,..... i .,,, ir, ,-, or to register, call us at:
Winter Haven Hospital Health Connection, 291-6705 or 1-800-416-6705, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, or visit our website at www.winterhavenhospital.com.
aChldren and Anxety
Ths workshop will iocui on reaching parents and teachers hoi\
to undeitland children's aninel disorderS Learn to ieco.grizr
mrnpioms of children; arver Underiarnd thp Ilest
techniques te.g progresnve musrct relaatao.. vual imrnagcr,
hyIpnotherapy, EIMR. aromrnthenpy) used to redij:.e and
stabilize children's anwt,'a Itels
Date: June 5, 2007 Time t,30 PM- 7 30 PM
Locaioni: Sntm.sr Cenrer Common5, 1201 Fir-l SI
South Winlt Haven
Speaker Aleta ohan, ICS limnter Hoaven
Hospioll Behourwal HEftif Dni on
Winner Haven Hospirals Pulminarv Rehabilitarin Prgrardmr
offers free community educanon lectures These intormanie
ropisc are focused on thore people who hjve lunzi di'i-se
Frendi and family members are aly) enIouraJged Io ahllnd
Date: April 4 2007 Time' 1 0
Locaiton: Gill Iones Building. 345 LLake AllIred
Road Winter Haven
Also available' an indvidualhzd Pulmonary Rabi.tiion
Program for those with Chronic Lung Dr:.- Enduran c
training education and itrudiorn is given t, ] i.tliied
respiratory therapists and a mulidioplirnary leam thai l ane_
with the indmddual needs of the drenl. The program is 5 weeks
lone, meeting %,iie s,'el,4 and is geared lovwards tihe rnridu31
goals and disease process The Pulmnonar Rehabilaation
Program is approved by Medicare and imr..d inal:r insjurar'i?
companies Physicians referral is reqliJred For minore
information about this program, please call, or to be added to
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May 19, 2007 8:00 AM 1:00 PM
Regency Medical Center
Health screenings, health information.
luncheon fashion show and much more!
SoiivMud ry: Appointments and lunch reservations
PublIX required. Call (863) 291-6705.
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AUCTION Highlands County
Multi-Property 10am, Sat,
April 14. 40 Residential
Lots, Single & Multi-Family.
i 2 Industrial Sites. Auction
held at: Inn on the Lakes
Hotel 3100 Golfview Rd,
Sebring, FL (800)257-4161
botham Auctioneers ME
Three upcoming Florida IRS
auction sales! Merritt Is-
land home, Palm Coast
home site, and Orlando-
area lot with partially-built
luxury home. April 10-12,
2007. Visit www.irs-
sales.gov or call
(850)445-4625 for into.
FAMILY PLOTS(8) Perpetual
Care Cemetery, Ortona. Price
negotiable. Will separate if
ORTONA, 2 lots. $2000
When you want something
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BEDROOM SET: Chest,
dresser, mirrors etc. Good
condition. FREE! You haul!
DASCHUND: Male, 7 months
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JACK RUSSELL: Male, 1 yr
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good home. Family is mov-
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weeks old, 1st shots, to
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Air Conditioners 505
Appliance Parts 520
Beauty Supplies 525
Books & Magazines 535
Business Equipment 545
Carpets/ Rugs 550
Children's Items 555
China. Glassware, Etc. 560
Drapes, Linens A Fabrics 595
Fireplace Fixture 600
Health & Reducing
Household Items 630
Medical Items 650
Musical Instruments 660
Plumbing Supplies 680
Pools & Supplies 685
Sewing Machines 700
Sporting Goods 705
Stereo Equipment 710
Toys & Games 730
Wanted to Buy 74-0
WINDOW UNITS (2), 110
watts, $100 for both or will
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The classified ads
black, works great, $50
GARBAGE DISPOSAL, $20
Exc. cond. (863)467-8681
GAS STOVE- New, 36", 6
burner, with gridle. Black &
RANGE, Electric, Maytag,
good shape. $125
REFRIGERATOR / FREEZER:
Almond, good working con-
dition. $75. 863-675-0229
REFRIGERATOR, Kenmore, al-
mond, great condition, slide
out shelves, auto ice maker.
STOVE, 36", 6-burner, gas,
w/griddle, black & stainless,
new. $2000 firm.
STOVE: GE, electric, white,
with complete hook-up and
WASHER & DRYER- Sears,
Large capacity. $100. or
best offer. (863)357-0262
WASHER: GE, large capacity,
heavy duty, multi cycle,
good condition. $65. Call af-
ter 5pm. 863-467-2040
MICROWAVE, Over the coun-
ter style, Maytag. $35
FOLDING BIKE- New tires &
tubes. Excellent condition.
$85. (863)675-2596 or
Steel Buildings Hardship
Sales: $10,000 Delivered.
(800)964-8335. Ref Code
ALUMINUM WIRE 3/0, 400
+/- Ft. New. Sell for half price.
$250. for all. (863)467-1456
METAL ROOFING SAVE $$$
buy direct from manufac-
turer. 20 colors in stock
with all accessories. Quick
turn around! Delivery
Toll free (888)393-0335
code 24. www.GulfCoast-
PLYWOOD, 50 sheets, $300
(561)762-4620 Jupiter area
CHILDREN'S DRESSER- Whit.
good condition. $25.
CRADLE SWING, Fisher-Price,
Nature's Touch. Like new,
used 1 month. Paid $150,
asking $100 (863)763-8622
JACKET: Harley Davidson Du-
rango, leather, exc cond, like
new, never worn, women's
sm. $325. 863-673-0980
MENS DRESS SHOES, Black,
size 11, by Bass, good con-
dition. $12 (863)467-0987
BUYING US COIN COLLEC-
TIONS. Retired Engi-
neer/Collector looking to
purchase your collection of
US Coins, Gold & Paper
Money at premium prices.
For appointment call Ralph
COCA COLA ICE.BOX: Free
standing, holds up to 48
cans or bottles. Very good
cond. $125. (863)467-0627
ELVIS COLLECTION: Many
items, Rare items, items from
Graceland, memorabilia. $350
PRINTS- 3, Famous FL West-
ern artist. Cedar frame & mat-
DELL P4 COMPUTER SYS: XP
Pro, monitor, keyboard,
mouse & speakers. $249.
E MACHINES: With 17" flat
screen monitor, 2.5 yrs old.
SCHOOL COMPUTER, Com-
plete system, educational &
games. $99 (863)843-0158
PLIES, Over $3000 in cost,
sell all for $500.
FIREPLACE MANTEL- Brand
new. Mantel only. $200. or
best offer. (863)763-6747
BEDROOM SET- 4 pcs. Gray.
2 nightstand's. Armoire,
Dresser w/mirror. Good cond,
BEDROOM SET: Chest,
dresser, mirrors etc. Good
condition. FREE! You haul!
BUNK BEDS- w/mattresses,
ladder, student desk, like
new, $150 (863)467-2040
CANOPY BED- White, Twin,
Metal w/box spring & mat-
tress. Excellent condition.
CHAIR & OTTOMAN, Match-
ing, upholstered, very good
DINING TABLE & 4 CHAIRS,
Good shape. $50
TURE: Couch, tables, crib,
etc. $100 for all or will sep-
tate. 863-673-4540 Labelle
SLEEPER SOFA SETS- 2, With
matching Loveseats. $175.
Good condition. Will separ-
SOFA BED- Castro Con-
vertible, light tan, asking $65
SOFA, Sectional w/2 lounge
chairs, like new, burgundy.
TABLE: Wrought Iron, new,
42" glass top, beautiful, with
4 upholstered chairs. $150.
TWIN BED- White, with mat-
tress. Good condition. Ask-
ing $150. (863)675-1957
WALL UNIT: Solid wood, cup-
boards and shelving, suitable
for a garage. $75.
GOLF CLUBS- 100 misc.
clubs, Galloway, Lynx, Ping,
Etc. Good quality. $800. Will
BERETTA STORM- Carbine 40
cal., like new, 10 shot mag.,
COLT Civil War Commemora-
tive Pistol, S&W 22 Escort,
Winchester Mdl. 77, 22 cal.,
COLT DEFENDER 45 ACP,
stainless steel, 8 shot, like
new, $900 (863)763-3210
SHOTGUN: A. Harrigton Da-
mascus Dbl. barrel 16 gauge
SHOTGUN, Savage 410/22,
over & under. $450 or best
SHOTGUN, Savage Double
Barrel Fox, 2 3/4" 3". $500
or best offer. (734)777-4495
S&W MODEL- 640 Snub Nose
357 mag. Stainless. Asking
$450. or trade for Ft. Pierce.
BODY BY JAKE- Very good
BOWFLEX- Top of the line ex-
ercise machine. Moving
don't have room. $1000. or
best offer (239)464-6136
TREADMILL: Sport Craft,
brand new, fully assembled.
Paid $265, asking $200 neg.
863-674-0057 after 5pm
TREADMILL- Vita Spa, with
incline, new condition, ask-
ing $150 (863)983-4940
WEIGHT BENCH, Welder Club,
w/300 lb. sports authority
olympic weight set, $300
FUEL TANK, 150 gallons, with
pump & 2 hoses. $250
HEAT PUMP- Nordyne, 3 ton
seer with air handler & head
element, New. $1200. or
best offer. (302)423-8827
CAST IRON KITCHEN SINK
W/drain board & CAST IRON
TUB $40 for both will sell
ICE CUBE MAKER: Magic
Chef, portable, almost new.
MATTRESS- Pillow top, Nearly
new. $200. or best offer.
CEILING FANS (4), White
w/light kit. $120 for all, will
PENDENT LIGHTS (2) brand
new, $30 for the pair
HANDICAPPED CARRIER: To
carry wheelchair or scooter.
POWER WHEELCHAIR- De-
luxe. Like new. Excellent
AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train
for high paying Aviation
Maintenance Career. FAA
approved program. Finan-
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BOUNCE HOUSE / SLIDE
COMBO: 15x15, Great condi-
tion. $2500 (863)228-2440
or (863)675-1113 LaBelle
children, etc. Only one sig-
nature required! Excludes
Sovt. fees! Call weekdays
8am-6pm) Alta Divorce,
LLC. Established 1977.
JACUZZI SPA: Seats 8, like
new, easy lift cover. $2300
or best offer. 863-467-8548
SUSPENDERS with patented
"No Slip Clip" Lifetime
Guarantee. FREE catalog
WANTED: 10 HOMES To
Show Off Our New Lifetime
Exterior Paint. Call Now to
see if your home qualifies.
ALTO SAXOPHONE- Only
PIANO: Kimball, artist console,
like new, beautiful sound.
EXECUTIVE CONFERENCE TA-
BLE: Oak mica w/4 quality
chairs. $200. Call Mon Fri,
BABY MINI POT BELLY PIGS
GREAT DANE PUPPIES: AKC,
1st shots, HeartGuard & health
cert. incl., ready how, $1,000.
JACK RUSSELL: Free to good
PIT BULLS (2): $100 for both
or will sell separately.
YORKIES, For Sale. 5 males.
Will be ready June 2nd.
TOILETS (2) like new, 1 beige,
1 white, $20 for both will sell
JACUZZI- blue, 4 person, 4
yrs old, with cover, excellent
condition, paid $3500 ask-
ing $1000 (863)946-3333
BOWLING SHOES, Mens, Dex-
ter SST6, size 10.5, right
hand, new. $80
JUGS PITCHING MACHINE,
Electric. $700 Call anytime.
KNEEBOARD Hydro Slide
POOL TABLE Imperial Sharp-
shooter, 4' x 8', regulation,
slate, good cond, w/access.
SUB WOOFER BOX, For 2- 15"
Subs. Huge box. $200. or
best offer. (863)634-6476
SANYO, 17", with remote. $50
TV/VCR COMBO: ROION,
AC/DC, $75. (863)763-3551
ARBOR PRESS, Bench model,
3 ton, like new. $75
CEMENT MIXER: $200.
CUTTING TORCHES: Complete
set, on a dolly. $450.
DIFFERENT NAILS for air nail-
ers, Siemens breakers, dry-
wall tools, $200 will sell
ELEC AIR COMPRESSOR- Em-
Glo, used, $50
LADDER: Louisville, 28 foot,
VCR- Sharp, like new plus 35
movies. Asking $150.
CB RADIO: With antennae,
works well. $25.
DVD PLAYER: Brand new in
box. $25. 863-697-8731
Christmas Trees 745
Farm Equipment .305
Farm Feed Products ,310
Farm Miscellaneous i;?1'5
Farm Produce 320
Services Wanted 3.-0
Lawn 8 Garden 350
TRACTOR, John Deere '48,
Model A, good shape, $2500
or best offer. (863)673-0848
HORSE TRAILER: '91, Hart,
Big stock room, 3 stall. Sad-
dle/rm in back. Needs work.
$1000 neg. (863)201-3492
MARE- 16 yr. old. $300.
863-634-6087 Call anytime.
PASO FINO MARE: to good
home only, $1800 or best
offer. 863-357-2111 or
YOUTH SADDLE: Good condi-
READING A -'
YOU A MORE INFORMED
(DJo wonder newspaper
renders re more popular
BUSH HOG: 6 ft, needs some
work. $150. 239-340-4758
DUMP YARD CART: $100.
FERTILIZER SPREADER: Les-
co, heavy duty, stainless steel,
80 lb capacity. $200.
GAS GRILL, BBQ Pro, 3 tier
shelf w/side burner. $100
GENERATOR: Onan, 2 cylin-
der, 5000 watts, great condi-
GENERATOR: Onan, 2500
watts, w/ Briggs & Stratton
MOWER: Swisher, 44", pull
behind, 10.5 Briggs & Strat-
ton, runs great, used 24 hrs.
$500 neg. 239-340-4758
RIDING LAWN MOWER-
Craftsman, 42" cut. 19.5hp,
2 cyl. $150. (863)467-3841
RIDING MOWER, Gravely Pro
Master 300, 60" cut, hydro-
static drive, zero turn. $1800
RIDING MOWER- Sears, 17.5
hp, 42" cut. Runs good.
TRACTOR, small, diesel, Yan-
mar, Model XM 2000, w/4'
bushhog & 4' box blade,
RIDING MOWER: MTD, 12 hp,
38" cut. $150 or best offer.
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Business Place. 910
Farm Property -
House Rent 930
Land Rent 935
Resort Property -
Rooms to Rent 955
Storage Space -
BASSINGER- to share mobile
home, single/quiet, male/fe-
male, non smoking, no pets
OKEECHOBEE- New house in
town, 3br, 2ba, inclds all
elec appli., $600/mo & $600
sec dep. (863)447-3287
Business Places -
Property Sale 1010
Townhouses Sale 1 (5
Farms Sale 1020
Houses Sale I2
Hunting Property I1,0
Property Sale 10 5
Land Sale I',40
Lots Sale I145
Open House 105l. i
Out of State -
Property Sale IC'5j
Property Inspection l L0)
Real Estate Wanted 1065
Warehouse Space C175l
Waterfront Property I ?iP)
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Call now (800)732-6601
3/2 home plus small apart-
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125 ft dock. 1893 No. Lake
Reedy Blvd., Frostproof
Mobile Home Lots 2005
Mobile Home Parts 2010
Mobile Homes Rent 2015
Mobile Homes Sale 2020
Park Model, 42x12, new roof,
completely furnished, incl.
Campers RVs 3010
Jet Skiis 3015
Marine Accessories 3020
Marine Miscellaneous 3025
Sport VehiclesATVs 3035
ALUMINUM BOAT, with trailer.
$200 or best offer. Call
BASS BOAT- '98 Hydro Sport,
115 Mercury, Fish Finder,
$4700 or trade for travel
BASS BOAT TRAILER: For 16
18 Ft. Boat. New bunks &
paint. Good condition. $450.
BASS TRACKER- '89, 35hp
Merc. Stick steering. New 24
volt trolling motor. New floor-
ing. $1800. (863)467-8580
BOAT: 17.6 ft, center console,
115 Mariner, T-top, Trailer,
Good condition. $2000.
GHEENOE '06, Galvanized
trailer, 2hp Suzuki outboard,
Minkota trolling motor.
$1600 neg. (863)697-0424
JON BOAT, 14ft., aluminum, 1
padded seat, no trailer or
motor, like new. $700 or
best offer. (863)763-8937
New Canvas Room for pon-
toon with rollup windows &
screens, $800 or best offer.
PONTOON BOAT: '89 Lowe,
18.9ft. long, trolling motor,
livewell, fishfinder, 50hp John-
son. $2000 (863)357-6709
RIVIERA BOW RIDER: '91, 15
ft, w/ trlr, '03 50hp Yamaha,
tilt/trim, bimini top & more.
$2500 firm. 863-763-0452
ROW BOAT:w/oars, 14 Ft., 2
hp, Suzuki O/B Motor & 21 Ft.
galvanized trailer. $700 for all.
SAIL BOAT: Mini Sunfish.
SAIL BOAT: Sunfish, with trail-
er. $200. 863-612-1044
SKEETER '94, 19.5ft., 150hp
Mercury Black Max, trolling
motor & live wells. $2500
SKEETER BOAT- 1979, 15 ft,
70hp Johnson, trolling mo-
tor, $600 or best offer
SUNFISH SAILBOAT: '95, w/
trailer, new racing sail & hiking
stick, fiberglass center port.
WILL TRADE- '86 Smoker
Craft, foam filled bottom, like
new, 90 hp Merc, new
carbs, new tune up, '05 trlr,
$4500 or trade for auto
MeadowLark Campgrnd: 30ft,
fully furn, built up roof, must
be moved. Reduced to $1200!
TOYOTA HERITAGE- '80,
Brand new A/C, New tires,
Everything works. 32K orig.
mi. $3900. 352-572-3700
CARBURETOR, Airboat, re-
built, for ground power en-
ine, original equipment.
WATER SKIS- 67", O'Brien Ce-
lebrity. $75. (863)675-2136
HONDA CB350 1973, 4 cyl.,
Excellent condition. $1300.
KAWASAKI 440: $770
MOTORHOME: 1995 Bounder,
35 ft, Class A gas, 62k mi.
Can be seen at Grandma's
Grove Lot 46. $24,900. Call
SUZUKI RM250-'06, 2 cyl, Pd
$6200 new. Only used 5
hrs. Perfect condition Must
sell $4895. (863)673-2775
TOYOTA 4 RUNNER- '86, 4x4,
Auto, complete 22RE engine.
Needs work $800. or best
FLEETWOOD 77- 21ft, travel
trailer, asking $1000 or best
MIDAS VOLUNTEER CAMPER
1985: 27', new AC, every-
thing works. $1800 nego-
TRAVEL TRAILER: '93 Terry
Resort Fleetwood, 2BR, in
Palmdale, with one slide-out,
33 ft, great cond. $4000.
Autos Wanted 4010
Classic Cars 41015
Commercial Trucks 402i)
Foreign Cars 410:
Four Wheel Drive 10s35
Heavy Duty Trucks 1010
Parts Repairs 4045
Pickup Trucks 4050
Sport Utility 4055
Tractor Trailers 4060
Utility Trailers 4065
$500! Police Impounds! Cars
From $500! Tax Repos, US
Marshal and IRS sales!
Cars, Trucks, SUV's, Toyo-
ta's, Honda's, Chevy's,
more! For listings Call
BUICK SKYLARK: 1996,
white, runs good, but no ac.
$900 or best offer.
CHEVY CELEBRITY '86, Runs
good. $700 firm.
CHEV TRACKER '93- Cold AC,
4cyl, 2wh drive, runs great
new everything,, $2500 neg.
CHRYSLER LEBARON: '92,
Convertible, New tires & top.
Runs. $500. (863)902-0477
DODGE ARIES WAGON- '87,
58k orig mi. Nice. Equip. for
towing behind Motor home
GEO TRACKER- '84, 2 WD 5
spd. $1500. or best offer.
Honda Accord 1992! $370!
Nissan Altima 1996 $700!
Ford Mustang 1993 $500!
Police Impounds Available
Now, for listings call
(800)366-9813 Ext. 9271.
HONDA ACCORD: 1993, cold
A/C, runs good, new Miche-
lin tires. $2000.
HONDA ACCORD SE, '98, cd,
cold a/c, 170k mi., white,
2.31, 4 dr., great gas mile-
age, $5000 or best offer.
HYYNDAI ACCENT- '02, 5 spd,
Great A/C. 35mpg. Great
MERCURY SABLE, '88, needs
trans. work, a/c, new bump-
ers & radiator, eng. runs
good, $600. (863)674-4757
NISSAN PULSAR '87- needs
work, asking $300
OLDSMOBILE: 1998, V6,
30mpg, 1 owner, excellent
condition, all options.
PONTIAC SE, '88, full power,
a/c, orig. owner, $1200 or
best offer. (863)697-8507
VW GTI: 1997, 2 door, 5
speed. $2500 or best offer.
ELEC GOLF CART- 3 wheel,
with charger, runs great,
YAMAHA- '91, .Electric.
$1200. or best offer.
BEDLINER, For 2007 long bed
Silverado. No tailgate piece.
$150 or best offer.
CAR CD PLAYER: Pioneer
DEH-P47DH, detachable se-
curity face. Retail $300. Ask-
ing $200. 561-683-7243 WPB
CUSTOM HARD TOP- for Jeep
Wrangler, 85-95 models,
$150 or best offer
FLAT TOPPER, For Chevy
truck. $250 (863)697-5623
FORD F150 1988, 4x4, 5.8 li-
ter. Runs. Good for parts.
LONG RAM JACK: 8 ton.
MUD TIRES- 4, 36", 5 lug Ford
rims. $300. (561)722-5289
RIMS & TIRES (4), GM, 8 lug,
steel rims w/LP245/75/16
tires with centers. $150 or
best offer. (863)467-5616
SUPER CHIP PROGRAMMER:
Will fit '94 '03 Ford 7.3 liter
diesel. $250 or best offer.
TIRES, (4), BUCKSHOT,
31/1050/R15, on 6 lug rims
$450 neg. (863)634-9547
TRANSFER CASE: Fits Chevy,
350 engine, auto transmission,
excellent condition. $300
(863)357-2658 after 5pm
TRUCK ENGINE & TRANS: 2.2
liter, 4 cyl, w/ hp chip, head-
ers orig chip, k & n intake,
5spd. $1400. 863-675-2557
UTILITY TRUCK BED, Stahl, 8
Ft., $200. (863)634-7706
CHEVY 1 TON: 1996, clean,
excellent condition, new
tires, cold ac, runs great.
$4500 neg. 239-268-7291
CHEVY- '80 good mechanical
condition. Cold A/C. Good
tires. $1000. (863)763-7584
CHEVY PICK UP 1965, Short
Bed, 4x4, 350 hp., 95% re-
stored. New paint. $12,000.
DODGE DAKOTA '03- W/ ext
cab, camper shell, low miles,
(863)763-5586 (Fran) days
or (863)763-0469 evenings
DODGE DAKOTA, '92, 4X4,
New radiator, 4 new Dunlop
tires. Good 5.2 V8. $500. or
best offer. (812)968-4858
DODGE QUAD CAB '01- Red
53K miles, 318 eng, 230hp,
posi traction rear end, load-
ed, $9000 (863)610-7725
DODGE RAM F1500 '02-
white, single cab, 5.9L, V8,
58,500 miles, 20" rims, bed
liner, chrome grill, dual ex-
haust, cold air intake, tinted
windows, great cond. $9500
or best offer. Must sell, kid
going to college. Call Rhonda
(239)986-3417 vlye msg.
FORD F150: '02 XLT, ext cab,
4x2, 83k mi, am/fm/cd, p/I,
good tires, tool box, very
FORD F150, '86, 5.0 auto,
runs good, $900.
FORD RANGER, '86, 4x4, 4
spd., auto with air, V6, new
tires, toolbox, very nice
FORD RANGER, '88, 4x4, lift
kit, very clean, needs minor
work, $1200 as is.
TRUCK RACK- Aluminum, Like
new. Asking $350.
CHEVY SUBURBAN 1500 Se-
ries 1996, 5.7 Vortex, Excel-
lent condition. New tires.
CHEVY SUBURBAN: 1986,
4x4, runs good. $2000 or
best offer. 863-763-0605
JEEP CJ7 '78 304, V8,
37X13.00-15 Super Swam-
per Boggers, hard top,
JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE: '98,
Ltd Ed, 5.9L, serviced regu-
larly, loaded, comfy! $7000.
863-983-6298 after 6:00 pm
HORSE TRAILER: 91, Hart,
Big stock room, 3 stall. Sad-
dle/rm in back. Needs work.
$1000 neg. (863)201-3492
TOW DOLLY- Like new condi-
tion. good tires, lights &
straps. Asking $800. or best
UTILITY TRAILER. $150. Call
DODGE CUSTOM VAN, '94,
runs great, new tires, $2500.
DODGE RAM CONVERSION
VAN '99: Cold a/c, runs
excellent, 196k. Below blue
book. $2500 (863)763-3451
FORD WINDSTAR- '1998, En-
gine problems. $1500. More
details. (863)675-0485 or
GMC VAN- '89, Full size, Runs
good. $900. or best offer
makes you a mreinfrmed
and interesting pesor. No
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'Sun 'n Fun' gears up for week-long festivities
LAKELAND, Fla. Every
April, tens of thousands of avia-
tion enthusiasts "take off" to
Lakeland, Florida, for the annual
Sun 'n Fun Fly-In. Sun 'n Fun is a
week-long aviation extravaganza
that is the second largest aviation
event of its type in theworld.
This year's Sun 'n Fun Fly-In
will be held April 17-23 at Lake-
land Linder Regional Airport. Its
2007 theme "Living the Dream"
- will be featured throughout the
Fly-In's various programs and
events. They include a daily air
show featuring the world's pre-
mier aerobatic performers; more
than 500 commercial exhibitors;
a Friday night air show that con-
cludes with a spectacular fire-
works display; other evening
programs and entertainment;
admission to the Florida Air
Museum Florida's "official avia-
tion museum and education cen-
ter"; kids activities; and nearly
450 educational forums, semi-
nars and workshops led by rec-
ognized experts in a variety of
Sun 'n Fun is recognized as the
largest festival in the state of Flori-
da, generating more that 35,000
hotel room nights and creating an
economic impact in Polk County
of nearly $30 million.
As in years past, education is
the core around which all other
activities are built. Sun 'n Fun's
educational forums and hands-
on workshops offer pilots, air-
craft owners and future aviators
an opportunity to learn critically
important information on the
basics of aircraft design, con-
struction, maintenance and
"Education is the hub around
which the Sun 'n Fun Fly-in is
built," said Sun 'n Fun President
and Fly-In Chairman John Bur-
ton. "The enthusiastic exchange
of information between
exhibitors, participants and air-
craft owners plus the educa-
tional activities offered by the
Federal Aviation Administration
through their year-round facility
here on the Sun 'n Fun campus -
combine to create an unsur-
passed aviation experience."
This year, three big events will
combine to make 2007 the best
First, Sun 'n Fun has opened
the flightline (where all the air-
planes are parked) to all Fly-In
guests. Previously, the flightline
area was restricted to pilots or
members of the Florida Air Muse-
um (FAM) or the Experimental
Aircraft Association (EAA).
Second, Florida residents and
active duty military will be
admitted to the Fly-In for half
price on Saturday, April 21, and
Sunday, April 22.
Third, country music star
Aaron Tippin will perform in con-
cert Saturday, April 21 at 7 p.m.
"All three of these will com-
bine to introduce our guests -
especially those from Lakeland
and Polk County an unforget-
table and affordable aviation
experience," said John Burton,
Sun 'n Fun's President and Con-
vention Chairman. "That is part
of our mission: to introduce peo-
ple of all ages to aviation and we
believe our new Flightline policy
will help accomplish that. We
invite all of our guests to experi-
ence firsthand the amazing air-
craft on display that span virtual-
ly every chapter of aviation
history. The discounted week-
end admission rate makes it
more affordable than ever. And
the Aaron Tippin concert
appeals to people of all ages and
interests. When you combine all
this with everything else Sun 'n
Fun offers throughout the week
of the Fly-In, you won't want to
miss being part of all the action."
The airshow performer lineup
includes aerobatic performers
such as the AeroShell team, Red
Barons Pizza squadron, Patty
Wagstaff, John Mohr, Bill Stein,
and many more, who will dazzle
guests during the daily airshow
that begins at 2 p.m. An addition-
al show on Friday night begin-
ning at dusk features incredible
pyrotechnics routines, and will
be followed by fireworks to
round out the evening. In addi-
tion, anticipated weekend per-
formances by military jet-teams
demonstrating the A-10
"Warthog" and F-18 Super Hor-
net will impress even the most
experienced Sun 'n Fun atten-
dees. Military static display air-
craft includes: F-16's, a KC-135, C-
130H, T-45's, A-10's, and the
National Oceanic & Atmospheric
Administration's (NOAA) AC
Shrike Commander as well as a
scheduled fly-by by both the B-1B
and the B-2 "Stealth" bombers.
Approximately 160,000 peo-
ple participate in the seven-day
event, which traditionally her-
.alds the start of the aviation year.
Sun 'n Fun, a 501(c)(3)
based in Lakeland, Florida, is
best known for its annual Fly-In
held each April. The Fly-In is the
primary source of funding for
Sun 'n Fun's expanding
year-round aviation education
programs. These include opera-
tion of the Florida Air Museum,
the state's "Official Aviation
Museum and Education Center,"
which is also supported through
grants from the Division of His-
torical Resources and Division of
Cultural Affairs, Florida Depart-
ment of State. In addition, Sun 'n
Fun has initiated education pro-
grams for aviation enthusiasts of
all ages especially young peo-
ple featuring valuable "hands
on" learning experiences. A
growing scholarship program
provides financial support to
ensure Sun 'n Fun's education
programs are accessible to all.
For more information, access
Sun 'n Fun's website (www.sun-
n-fun.org) or call the Sun 'n Fun
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