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GATINE:,ILLE FL 32Crl 7007
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At a Glance
The next Regular City Coun-
cil Meeting will be held Mon-
day, Aug.27, at 6 p.m.
The City would also like to
remind everyone, beginning
in July Regular City Council
meetings will be held the sec-
ond and fourth Monday for the
months of July, August and
Frostproof City Hall is locat-
ed at 111 First Street. For more
information call 635-7855.
GED classes to
resume at FHS
The East Area Adult School
has announced that GED class-
es will again be available free
of charge in Frostproof for per-
sons who have not received a
high school diploma and wish
to prepare for the GED test. The
classes will be held on Tuesday
and Thursday evenings from 6
p.m. to 9 p.m. in Portable No.
1 on the campus of Frostproof
High School. Classes will be-
gin on Aug. 28 and students
can register on that date or any
Tuesday or Thursday evening
thereafter. Students should
bring their Social Security card,
Driver's License or other ac-
ceptable identification, a pencil
and a spiral notebook at time of
registration. Questions regard-
ing the class may be directed to
the teacher, Carole McDonald,
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Florida Native Plant Society
meeting, on Sept. 4, 2007 will
hosts guest speaker Angela
Sachson on "Edible Plants".
The Florida Native Plant
Society meetings are the first
Tuesday of each month at 7
p.m. at the Agri-Civic Center
at 4509 George Boulevard, Se-
bring, FL 33875 Classroom III.
For more information, contact
Stacy Smith 352.514.1825.
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
raises 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 ef-
forts benefiting students and
teachers in this county.
See Page 2 for information about
how to contact the newspaper.
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With the beginning of a new
school year, the instructors from
the six Armed Forces Junior Re-
serve Officers Training Corps
(JROTC) in the South Central'
Florida area will be welcomed
back and honored at a special
luncheon at the Avon Park Air
Force Range on Saturday, Aug.
The luncheon is being spon-
sored jointly by the local Air
Force Association and the mili-
tary Officers Association chapters
and will be open to the public in
addition to the two organizations
This year, there will be two
new Air Force JROTC instructors
r: -- Hardee Senior High School
Suchula and a new Army in-
.* or at both Okeechobee and
'e instructors and their
,p i es will be welcomed and
,,ed for their dedication to
*1 I ping leadership for young
i1 i and women in those high
e luncheon will start at
I, at the Avon Park Air Force
I n Dining Facility and fol-
li, by a special briefing
, e role of the Range and it
iI' i, g facilities by Lieutenant
i, i, el John B. Pechiney, Jr., the
I". ,i, 'commander.
1 ose instructors returning
this year to their schools include
Air Force Colonel William Hutchi-
son and Chief Master Sergeant
Dennis Greene at Avon Park High
School, Air Force Colonel Robert
Smith and Senior Master Ser-
geant Larry Ferguson at Sebring
High School, Army Colonel Law-
rence Saucier at Okeechobee
High School, Army Colonel War-
ren Johnson and Sergeant First
Class Robert Robinson at Lake
Placid High School, Army Ser-
geant First Class Michael Smith
at Desoto County High School.
New Junior ROTC instructors
since last year include Army Ma-
jor Craig Barch at Desoto County
High School in Arcadia; Air Force
Lt. Col. Tony Hinroll and Air Force
Master Sergeant Chris Zeke at
Wauchula. Okeechobee High
School Junior ROTC is expecting
a non-commissioned officer to
join Colonel Saucier by the time
All AFA and MOAA mem-
bers are urged to attend as well
as others who are interested in
honoring these retired military
officers, commissioned and non-
commissioned, who are helping
to develop leadership traits in
-many young men and women in
our local schools.
"This will be a traditional
summer picnic honoring we feel
deserve our gratitude for continu-
Free supplies: St'ui nts head back to school
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Frostproof News/Cindy Monk
Members of the First Baptist -lil ,' ) hurch gave out free school supplies to children in the Frostproof com-
munity on Saturday, Aug. 18, c',.r,!, events of Travis Henry of the Denver Broncos. Pictured (left to right) Back
row; Chauncey Henry, Kay Neel, rst Baptist Hill Top, Pastor, Robert Austin and Evelyn Lewis. Front row; Gloria
McDonald, Ethelrine Watts, Sy ,ii ewis, First Baptist Hill Top, First Lady; Josephine Austin, Pamela Allen and
Travis Heni gives back to community
By Cindy Monk \ elI' :a T-shirt voucher enti- piers, Denver Bronco bags and He added, he then gave Tra-
Frostproof News tlinri .. h elementary student much more. vis an update on the happen-
In a combined effort from or' school uniform shirt In an interview with ings in Frostproof and Travis
Travis Henry (former Frost- ( l at $8.). Chauncey Henry he explained expressed a desire to make a
proof High School graduate) I' roof parents, guard- the program was originally contribution to the youth in
running back for the Denver ia d students gathered started back a few years ago his hometown by providing
Bronco's and Chauncey Henry at first Baptist 2Hill To by Dennis and Evelyn Lewis them with school supplies.
(also a former FHS graduate) Dr -, lSaturday Au 18 for members of the First Baptist Although, Travis was unable
(aselso af re FHSraduate)b Drivtie Ip Saturday, Aug. 18 for
as well as several members the1 School Supply Out- Hill Top Church. He went on to personally attend the event
of the First Baptist Hill Top rea-l, ent. Students received to say, he recently attended Va- on Saturday due to a Den-
Church were instrumental in noiz, ..I k paper, spiral note- cation Bible School at Hill Top ver Bronco pre-season game
putting a smile on many faces bc',:'. folders, calculators, and had a conversation with against Dallas, Chauncey said
by providing local students pein pencil boxes, tote Sylvia Lewis about re-estab- he was with the Frostproof citi-
with FREE school supplies as )aI. II sh cards, crayons, sta- lishing the Outreach Program. zens in spirit.
ing to serve their ,:iutri', 'bYA pro-
viding their experiences in lead-
ership to hi--e young people,'.
said AFA president Bill Hutchisori
and MOAA president Roy \khTit-
ten in a joint statement.
Luncheon costs are $12.50
per person or $25 for a couple.
For those who have not made
their reservations, one may call
one of the following AFA of
MOAA members: Mary Martin
at 699-1939, Lou Brough at 655-
2344: Jim Christmas at 382-3679
or Roger Bumgaruer in Arcadia
All reservations must be made
no later than Thursday, Aug. 23.
BARTOW, Fla. The Polk
County Fire Department invites
the Caloosa Lake community
to an open house to be held on
Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m.-1
p.m. at the Caloosa Lake station,
Fire Station #6, located at 4618
US 27 South in Lake Wales. Meet
with officials from the Polk Coun-
ty Fire Department, the Division
of Forestry, your local fire inspec-
tors, and Polk County Emergency
Medical Services. There will be
food, the fire safety house and a
jumpable for the kids.
Last year, the Polk County Fire
Department made fire service en-
hancements for the residents of
the Caloosa Lake area. In addition
to the volunteer staff, two career
firefighters were assigned full-
time, along with a fully equipped
Paramedic assigned to the fire en-
gine. All of this has meant shorter
response times and faster service
for medical emergencies.
The Caloosa Lake station was
formerly staffed solely by volun-
teers. "We are excited about the
expanded service we have been
able to offer to the residents in
this area and we would like to
invite everyone to come out and
visit with their local firefighters,"
said Fire Chief David Cash, Polk
County Fire Department.
The Polk County Fire Depart-
ment strives to provide the high-
est level of service to the residents
of unincorporated Polk County.
For more information about
the Polk County Fire Department
or to become a volunteer firefight-
er, visit www.polk-county.net/fire
or call Polk County Fire Adminis-
tration at (863) 519-7350.
Pastor sh s, s commitment
By Christie Sitek
Although it hardly seems
possible, our Pastor, Dr. John
Mouery and his precious wife
Lorraine have been serving Em-
manuel Baptist Fellowship and
our community for the past ten
years. On Aug. 17, 1997 they
came to Frostproof to encour-
age the Body of Christ and to
build the fellowship at our
church. Pastor John, as we call
him, could only be described
as an incredible Pastor/Teacher.
His ability to preach the Bible
comes directly from God and
his passion from the heart. He
is true to what IGod would have
him speak. He follows scrip-
ture verse by verse to share all
of the intimate words of God,
and he preaches the truth from
Genesis to Revelation.
Not only is his ability as a
Pastor/Teacher amazing, but
his musical ability is extraor-
dinary. He plays many instru-
ments including the piano,
organ, keyboard, bass guitar,
acoustic guitar, fiddle, drums,
trumpet, saxophone and that
is just what we have seen him
I e also enjoys singing
Occasion will even join
II duet, trio or quartet to
ii* in song. God has truly
I him with the gift of mu-
sq i 1I he uses it to glorify the
i i, sweet "first lady" Lor-
airi i also a very talented
pe':. I, who brings much joy
:, i ministry at Emmanuel.
Shi' ifted in so many ways,
an: s not hold back any
of [I ifts even after working
a fu i e job as a Vice Presi-
d- d Director of Preferred
PC-r ent Services of Center-
i,- .i nk with all that entails.
SI-, committed to church
sei ,. and uses her skills in
Iea,,, i our Ladies Ministry,
,.I, I includes an annual la-
di.. ,--a-way retreat confer-
Sn;:' i d Seeking the Savior,
co',1 I nity wide ladies prayer
n-mt, i held every year. She
also tl ches Sunday school,
pir: c murch events, sings in
ihr ( i rch choir, shares as a
solI i,. ind participates on the
prt '. ia d worship team using
hiei iderful gift in voice to
rOI in song.
Lorraine is a blessing and
has a heart for the things of
God. She always is willing to
listen and pray with anyone
who is hurting and reaches
out always to help others in
need. One cannot help but
smile when they see her com-
ing, because she sends a radi-
ant essence of Jesus' love to
all those she comes in contact
with. Her smile always bright-
ens up those around her. We
are blessed to have her as our
They have three children,
Marcus, Christy, and John Gen-
try. Through the past ten years,
our church has witnessed many
joyful moments in the Mouery
family from their children going
off to college, to their daugh-
ter's wedding and the birth of
their three grandchildren, Abel,
Aris, and Audrey Ann. We have
been with them through anx-
ious times such as when Pastor
John went through some seri-
ous issues with his health and
when their youngest son John
Gentry went to Afghanistan
See Pastor Page 2 Pastor, Dr. John and Lorraine Mouery
Submitted photo/Christie Sitek
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AWANA children's Speak Out
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, brevity, relevance
All children age 2-grade 8, are
invited to join their friends for
the First Baptist Church AWANA
AWANA is a Bible based chil-
dren's program that makes scrip-
ture memorization fun. Starting
in Chicago over 50 years ago, the
program has spread throughout
the United States and to over 104
AWANA Clubs have been an
on going ministry of First Baptist
Church for 28 years and meets in
on Wednesday evenings, begin-
ning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 8
p.m. AWANA runs annually from
The First Baptist Church offers
the following AWANA programs:
PUGGLES-A new program for
older 2 and younger 3 year olds,
teaches basic Biblical concepts,
music, puzzles, coloring books,
and take home cards will teach
toddlers God's Word.
CUBBIES-The preschool pro-
gram where 3-4 year olds will en-
joy games, music, puppets, crafts,
and awards all designed to reach
and train kids.
grade combine learning with fun
to create an atmosphere of excite-
TRUTH and TRAINING-Grades
3-6 offers lots of team oriented
games and mission projects to
make learning fun.
TREK ROAD SIGN SERIES-Mid-
dle school students will enjoy this
exciting study as they learn how
to respond and deal with trials,
temptations, and tough times in
For registration information
contact Diane Cannon at 635-
3603, or stop by the office of First
Baptist church, located at 96 West
I-rostprool News/uinay MOnK
Preparing for school
Sorting and filling Denver Bronco bags with school sup-
plies for local children are First Baptist Hill Top members,
Gloria McDonald, Kay Neely and Pamela Allen. All sup-
plies were purchased by Travis Henry.
Parents/guardians and students lined-up to receive FREE
school supplies at the First Baptist Hill Top Church on
Aug. 18. Denver Bronco running back, Travis Henry pro-
vided all the school supplies.
Governor proclaims sear
your college colors day
college colors on
Aug. 31, 2007
August 31, 2007 is now Flo-
ridians' official day to show
their collegiate spirit by wearing
their college colors, as Gover-
nor Charlie Crist has proclaimed
that date College Colors Day
throughout the state of Florida.
College Colors Day coincides
with both "back to school" and
the kick-off of intercollegiate
athletics, including football, on
college and university campuses
across the state of Florida, and
seeks to promote higher educa-
tion through increased public
awareness and celebrates the
achievements of colleges and
universities in the state, ac-
knowledging their critical and
To learn more about College
Colors Day 2007 or to register
to participate in College Colors
Day, visit www.collegecolors-
Crime Stoppers Bulletin
Island Food Store
has Armed Robbery
Polk County Sheriff's robbery
detectives are seeking informa-
tion about an armed robbery that
occurred on August 19, 2007.
At 1:10 a.m. that morning,
three unknown armed black
male suspects entered the Is-
land Food Store located at 4290
North Scenic Hwy in Lake Wales
and demanded money from the
2 employees. All three suspects
had t-shirts covering their faces.
One of the suspects was armed
with a black semi-automatic
handgun, one was armed with a
silver colored handgun, and one
was armed with what looked like
an AK-47 rifle. After robbing the
clerks of an undisclosed amount
of money, the suspects fled in an
One of the suspects is de-
scribed as a black male, 5'7", 150
lbs., age 18-30.
Two others are described as
black males, 6', thin build, age
If anyone has any information
about this incident they are urged
to contact Detective Andrew Bey-
mer at 863-534-6379 or 1-800-226-
To remain anonymous and
be eligible for a CASH REWARD
call Heartland Crime Stoppers
at 1-800-226-TIPS. Anonymity is
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with the Army to serve our coun-
try. Never did you see their family
question God or sway from their
faith. They remained steadfast al-
ways abounding in the things of
the Lord. What an example they
have been to each of us.
The church growth has been
phenomenal both in number and
in ministries since Pastor John
came. Church attendance has
gone from approximately thirty
people to two hundred eighty on
Sunday. We now have two Sunday
morning worship services, a Sun-
day night service and Wednesday
night prayer meeting along with
programs for children and youth.
Under his leadership we have ex-
panded our fellowship hall, built
a children's ministry building,
gymnasium, playground and add-
ed a church office building which
houses not only our paid staff, but
also our counseling center where
Pastor John uses his skills as a
Christian psychologist to.minister
too many. All of the building pro-
grams have been accomplished
debt free. Plans are now being
made for a larger worship center.
We are blessed to have a Pastor
with knowledge of construction
and finances. He believes if God
is in it, it will go.
God has certainly given the
increase. Some of the ministries
that have started or grown under
this leadership are our Vacation
Bible School, Youth Group Grades
6-12, Evangelistic Outreach, and a
Jail Ministry. But that's not all. The
Nursing'Home Ministry meets
once a month at the Grove Center
in Lake Wales for cake day. They
also meet every fourth Sunday
afternoon for church services
and host an annual fish fry. We
have seen many different ladies
ministries begin such as Sewing
Seeds, a sewing outreach making
afghans, bears and other home-
made articles for shut ins, nursing
homes, and others in need; Merry
Widows, a support group for
The Frostproof Historical Mu-
seum located at 210 South Scenic
Highway, is open on Saturday
afternoons, 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
beginning June 1 through Sep-
tember 30. Other hours are avail-
able by appointment: call (863)
The Special Friends Mentoring
Program of Gulf Coast Commu-
nity Care is in search of caring in-
dividuals in Polk County to share
a few hours a month with a child
who is at risk of abuse and/or ne-
glect. This program that matches
adult volunteers with children,
those who have lost loved ones;
Divorce Recovery, a group for la-
dies needing God's help through
hard circumstances; Helping
Hands, a ladies Bible study and
ministry helping others in need
and providing a church wide meal
every Wednesday night before the
prayer meeting; the annual Ladies
Retreat; the annual Seeking the
Savior Ladies Community Prayer
Service; and the annual Young at
Heart, a fun evening of eating and
entertainment for all adults. The
Brotherhood, is a men's ministry
sponsoring church work days,
men and boys camping excur-
sions, deep sea fishing trips, help-
ing others in need, and the Band
of Brothers, a men's fellowship
held twice a month where men
can just be themselves and be en-
couraged by other fellow brothers
in Christ. The newest ministry Up-
ward Sports is a community wide
sports program encouraging chil-
dren Kindergarten through fifth
Grade in good sportsmanship
and Godly principles.
As you can see much is hap-
pening at Emmanuel Baptist Fel-
lowship. One principle our Pastor
and church stands on is doing
everything for the glory of God,
to see souls saved for the king-
dom, and believers edified. We
are grateful for the leadership that
Pastor John and Lorraine have
given us over the years. It is be-
cause of their desire to serve the
Lord and people for the cause of
Christ, that souls have been saved
for the kingdom of God, and lives
changed. We are so honored to
have a Pastor who is a teacher,
counselor and friend. How are
we at Emmanuel Baptist Fellow-
A ten year anniversary celebra-
tion will be held on Aug. 26, 2007
at 10:45 a.m. during the morning
worship service with dinner on
the grounds to follow. All are wel-
come to attend. For more infor-
mation regarding the celebration
or church services, please call the
church office at (863) 635-5040.
Emmanuel Baptist Fellowship
is located atl300 CR 630 West,
Frostproof, Florida 33843.
ages 3 to 17, to enhance their so-
cialization skills, self-esteem, and
academic skills. At this time, Spe-
cial Friends has openings for men-
tors throughout Polk County.
Potential volunteers must be
21 years of age or older, pass
drug screening and a background
check. Training and ongoing
support are provided by the pro-
If you are interested in making
a difference in the life of a child,
please call the Special Friends
Program Coordinator at (863)
904-3000, ext. 124.
Special Friends is funded by
Heartland for Children. Commu-
nity Based Care Hardee, High-
lands and Polk. Counties. Gulf
Coast Community Care is a non-
profit, community based social
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Frostproof News/Cindy Monk Frostproof Elementary Pre-
Ben Hill Griffin Jr., Elementary office staff gave students and parents a warm welcome as they school student Laila Cobb
assisted the new and returning students on Orientation Day held Aug. 16. Pictured (I to r) is was styling on her first day
Hope Godwin, Janet Alvarado BHG Principal, Patti McGill, and Catalina Rhoden. of school.
The office staff at Frostproof Elementary took a brief break following a very hectic period on
the first day to have their photo taken pictured left to right is Oleda Johnson, Maggie Elyard,
Melinda Gravley and Melissa Bruneau.
Elvia Espinoza a receptionist
at FMSHS walks her son Em-
manuel to class on his first
day of school at Frostproof
According to Mary Spurlock
daughter Kendalyn has been
looking forward to her first
day of kindergarten at Frost-
proof Elementary for a while.
Ashlyn Walker appeared
relaxed and ready to start
school on Monday, Aug. 20
at the Frostproof Elementary
Mom/FMSHS Media Specialist, Annette True waits with her
daughter Sarah and Sarah's Pre-school classmates for the
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Challenger Division Baseball Obituaries
registration set for Aug. 25
Lake Wales Little League is
once again sponsoring a Chal-
lenger Division baseball program.
The Challenger Division of Little
League Baseball is a program to
allow girls and boys with mental
or physical disabilities to enjoy the
full benefits of Little League par-
ticipation in an athletic environ-
ment structured to their abilities,
regardless of limitations, with the
assistance of a "Buddy System."
Challenger Division participants
learn not only the fundamentals
of baseball, but also ihow it feels
to be just like other children- pull-
ing together as a team, being
cheered, and earning awards for
Registration dates are: Sat-
urday, Aug. 25, 2007, 10 a.m. 1
p.m. and Monday, Aug. 27, 2007 6
p.m. 8 p.m. at Barranco Field in
Lake Wales. Players must be five
years old and not turn 19 before
Aug. 1, 2007. A parent or guard-,
ian must register the player and
show an original birth certificate.
There will be no registration fee,
however parents will be asked
to purchase uniform pants. Lake
Wales Little League Challenger
Division will accept registration
for player from Lake Wales and
surrounding areas. Opening Day
will be Sept. 29, 2007. For fur-
ther information, contact Janeen
Montgomery at 676-8411 or Judi
Corriveau at 638-2698.
Pastors Wendell and Thelma
16 East First Street, Frostproof.
Service times are Sunday
School 10 a.m. Sunday Worship
11 a.m., Sunday Evening 6 p.m.
and Wednesday Evening 7:30
For more information please
Church of Christ
40 West "A' Street Frostproof,
Services are Sunday School 10
a.m. Worship service 11 a.m. and
Wednesday Evening Bible Study
at 7 p.m. For more information
Family Life Church
Family Life Church meets at
the Frostproof Middle/Senior High
School cafeteria, Sundays at 10
a.m. there is nursery, and chil-
dren's church. For information
please call 635-2704.
Church of God
Rex E. Daniels-Pastor
Frostproof Church of God,
104 Highway 630W, Worship
Services, 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.
House of Praise
Moses Anderson, Jr.-Pastor
Hose of Praise Ministry/Church
Of God By Faith, 208 Hopson Rd.,
Worship Services; Sunday School
9:30 a.m., Worship Service 11
a.m., Sunday Evening service 7:30
p.m., Wednesday Evening Bible
study 7:30 p.m. For more informa-
tion call 635-7185.
First Assembly of God Church
On The Ridge, 825 County Road
630A, Worship Services; Sunday,
8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., nursery
available, Sunday evening service
6 p.m. Youth Fellowship and Bible
study Wednesday evenings at 7
p.m. For more information call
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 avail-
able for both services. Sunday
School (all ages) 9:30 a.m. Sun-
day evening Bible Study 6 p.m.
Wednesday Evening Children and
youth programs 6:15 p.m., with
adult Bible studies at 6:30 p.m.
For more information call 863-
Church of Frostproof
First Presbyterian Church, 101
N. Palm Avenue, Frostproof, FL.
Morning Worship Service, 10 a.m.
For more information call 635-
Church of Frostproof
First Christian Church of Frost-
proof, 2241 County Road 630 W,
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship
Service 10:15 a.m., Sunday Eve-
ning Worship 6 p.m. Wednesday
Evening Bible Study 6 p.m. For
more information 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 Sun-
day 6 p.m. Wednesday Evening
Bible Study 6:30 p.m. For more
information call 638-1654.
First United Methodist
Church of Frostproof
James C. Isaacson, Pastor
First United Methodist Church
of Frostproof, 150 Devane St., Sun-
day School 9:30 a.m., Traditional
Worship Service 10:30 a.m. For
more information call 635-3107.
Dioste Ama Spanish
Iglesia Bautista Dios Te Ama
(Dioste Ama Spanish Baptist
Church) lugar (located) 1000 US
Highway 98 West, Frostproof, an-
nunciate y ivitcion (announces an
invitation) Oir la Palabra de Dios
(to hear the Word of God) Domin-
go (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 Service
10:45 a.m., Sunday Evening Wor-
ship 6 p.m., For more information
E-Duck Stamp available Sept. 1
The Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission (FWC)
will be making it. easier for hunt-
ers, bird watchers, stamp collec-
tors and others who want to con-
serve the nation's wetlands to buy
Federal Migratory Bird Hunting
and Conservation Stamps, com-
monly known as Duck Stamps.
Beginning Sept. 1, the FWC,
in partnership with the U.S. Fish
and Wildlife Service (USFWS),
will launch a new E-Duck Stamp
program to enable the agency to
sell stamps electronically through
its automated licensing system.
Customers will receive a Duck
Stamp privilege printed on their li-
cense that will be valid nationwide
for 45 days. They will then receive,
through the mail, a paper stamp
by Amplex Corporate, a company
on contract with the U'SFWS to ful-
fill the paper stamp requirement.
After the 45 days, the E-Duck
Stamp will expire and purchasers
must possess the paper stamp to
receive its full benefit.
The E-Duck Stamp will fulfill
the license requirement for water-
fowl hunters and also allow free
entry into any national wildlife
refuge in the United States. The
Federal Duck Stamp is available at
most major sporting goods stores
selling hunting and fishing licens-
es, select post offices and online
through the U.S. Postal Service
and Amplex Corporate.
The Duck Stamp also will be
available at license agents, tax col-
lectors, by telephone, or through
ers 16 years or older are required
to buy a Federal Duck Stamp to
hunt waterfowl. The cost of the
Duck Stamp will be $17.50.
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Inez Polk, 79, of Ocala FL., for-
merly of Frostproof passed away
June5, 2007. She was of the Pen-
Survivors include her son;
Reverend Steve Polk of Bowling
Green, FL., and daughter; Sharon
Polk Rutter of Ocala, FL. She is the
grandmother of Jeremy Polk, Mi-
chael, Timothy and Mark Rutter.
She is the great-grandmother of
Kyler Polk and Krysta, Andreah,
and Makaila Rutter.
Forest Lawn Funeral Home of
Ocala was in charge of arrange-
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BEAGLE MIX- Female, On Rt
441, across from hospital,
next to rodeo grounds. Call
to identify (863)634-9017
CAT-Light yellow, long time
family member, female, thin
& spayed, skittish, "Sophie"
is missed, last seen in BHR.
CHARM BRACELET- gold,
sentimental value, $1000 re-
DOG: Big, Brown, Brindle, Fe-
male in Ft. Denaud area. Re-
PARROT, Small Quaker, in
Port LaBelle, call
SET OF KEYS- lost near 441
and the Lake, Has a "K" on
the key ring Call
BABY HAMSTERS- Okeecho-
bee area. (863)801-1302
BUTTERFLY KOI- Free, call
KITTENS- 2 females & 1 male.
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KITTENS- Orphan, approx 4
wks. Female. 1 black &
white & 1 orange & white.
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Job Training 227
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Air Conditioners 505
Appliance Parts 520
Beauty Supplies 525
Books & Magazines535
Business Equipment 545
Children's Items 555
China, Glassware, Etc. 560
Drapes, Linens & 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
Tos & Games 730
Wanted to Buy 740
AIR COND- 3 ton pkg AC with
heat, can install, $400
AIR CONDITIONER UNIT-
3 1/2 ton Payne, brand new,
unit for house. $1000 or best
Works well. $50
side by side, 22 cu. ft., ice
maker, works well. $195
REFRIGERATOR, washer &
dryer, microwave, 2 desks &
couch, $600 for all or will
sell sep (863)983-7575
18 cu ft, ice maker, runs
good, good condition. $150
Side By Side, 22 cu ft. Ice
maker needs repair. $150.
REFRIGERATOR- White, used
in good condition. $60
MIX MASTER- Sunbeam, with
dough hooks, food slicer &
shredder. Never used. $50.
BIKES- 26", 1- w/gears 1-
w/out. 1-Boys, 1-Girls. $75.
for both or will separate.
BIFOLD DOORS- 2 sets with
louvers. Good condition.
Asking $25. for both.
(863)357-6315 Okee area
METAL ROOFING. SAVE $$$
buy direct from manufactur-
er. 20 colors in stock with all
accessories. Quick turn
around. Delivery Available..
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PLYWOOD (50 sheets): $300
for all. Call (561)762-4620
RUG RUNNERS (3) Large,
Wool, Very color full. $10 for
BABY ITEMS- Bassinet, bath-
tubs, portable bassinet, play
mat, bouncers & more. $100
will sep (863)697-8881
CONVERTIBLE CRIB- With
mattress. Graco Bounce, High
Chair Good cond. $185. Will
CRIB, Oak wood. Excellent
sPR l a I
BASEBALL CARD COLLEC-
TION- 4000 + assorted
cards, 1970-today. $500
FLAGS- collection, (153) 10"
to 132", includes seasonal,
holiday, flowers etc., $750
SHIP COLLECTION, Wooden:
$75 for all. (863)228-7230
DELL P4 Complete. Window
XRP Etc. $200 neg.
LAPTOP- Dell, Windows XRP
many programs, Good
shape, loaded, $350
MONITOR- 19" Gateway,
beige, good picture. $30
ANTIQUE LANE CEDAR
CHESTS (2) old good cond.
Your choice $100 firm
BEDROOM SET twin bed, 1
armoire, 1 smaller dresser,
baseball theme, good cond.
BEDROOM SET- 5 pc, exc
cond, 2 nightstands, 1
dresser w/mirror & 1 ar-
moire. $350 (850)758-7103
BUNK BED, with matching
desk & chair. $250
BUNK BEDS, Top is twin, built
in desk, bottom bed is separ-
ate queen size, complete.
CHAIR, Leather, Burgundy, 6
mob. old, Very soft, over-
sized. Exc. cond., paid $600,
asking $350 (863)763-0583
CHAIR- Oversized, leather,
reen, excellent condition.
250 or best offer.
(863)763-7443 leave msg
COFFEE & END TABLE, Cherry
wood & glass top, like new.
COMPUTER DESK & ENTER
CENTER- asking $150 for
both or will sep
CORNER CURIO CABINET,
Beautiful solid wood,
washed oak, glass shelves,
lights. $225 (863)634-5038
COUCH- Light tan/beige tapes-
try w/a recliner on each end.
$350 (863)467-8942 Iv msg
COUCH & LOVESEAT: Rattan
w/Matching Tables, 2 End &
1 coffee. Cream w/peach.
COUCH- Multi colored, w/light
beige background, 78"L,
very good condition. $250
DESK- L shaped, over all
length 6', Top width 29", 3
drawers. Exc. cond. $40.
DINING ROOM TABLE- 4
chairs, light wood w/ile top,
exc condition. $100 or best
DRESSERS (2)- 1 white, 1
brown, asking $40 for both
or will sell separate
DRESSERS (2), 9 drawers
w/lg mirror & matching chest
of drawers, has 5 drawers.
END TABLE, with drawer, dark
wood. $25 (863)763-0215
LIVING ROOM SET- Couch,
loveseat, coffee table & 2
end tables, new, exc cond.
Asking $500 (863)447-9391
antique, w/fold down desk,
pigeon holes, lots of storage
$400 neg (863)467-6805
NEW THERAPEUTIC MAG-
NETIC KING MATTRESS-
New $1100 asking $600
Twin size. $20
ROCKING CHAIR- Slider Glid-
er. Wooden with cushions.
Asking $50 or best offer
SECTIONAL SOFA- 3pc, great
shape, 7 feet long, $175
STEREO/TV SHELF, Taupe
metal, 3 glass shelves, about
4 ft. high, exc. cond. $45
TABLE & 4 CHAIRS- Good
condition. $25. or best offer.
new factory direct from
$139. (561)351-9085 for
WOOD TOP TABLE- Round,
42" w/4 matching chairs, in-
cludes glass for top. $45
EZ-GO GOLF CART '96- Elec-
tric, for parts. $350
SHOTGUN- El Faisan, Eligoibar
4-10 double barrel made in
Spain. Wildlife engraving on
metal. $275. (863)675-3878
BOWFLEX EXTREME- You
pick it up. $700 or best offer.
TREADMILL- Like new. $200.
(863)675-6644 LaBelle area.
RING- Mans, 10 kt gold pinky
ring w/small diamonds, exc
cond $200 or best offer
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Quickie, Like new. Pd over
$5000. asking $750. or best
SCOOTERS (2), Electric, $400
for both, will sep.
(863)675-0! 2 LaBelle
ADULT MOVIES (150+), VHS,
Adult, XXX, $575. or best of-
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FRESHAIR AIR PURIFIER- By
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All access. $300. Call
(863)447-5195 for more info
MISC. ITEMS, VHS, DVDs, T-
shirts, 8 tracks & player All
new. $300 for all, will separ-
MOBILITY CHAIR- Sundancer,
new batteries. $500
WANTED: 10 HOMES To
Show Off Our New Lifetime
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CLARINET: Wooden, Late
1930's Buffet Crampon Ar-
ticulated G sharp, All org. w/
case. $1000 863-634-4030
FLUTE, like new, $250
GUITAR CABINET: Custom
Built 77"Tx42"W, 2 solid
doors & shelf, Reduced to
$299. neg. (561)633-1371
ORGAN, $100 (863)517-1935
BIRD CAGE, with playground,
used, good condition, $100.
BLUE TICK BEAGLES- full
blooded, 13", M/F, $300
CHIHUAHUA: 1 year old fe-
male. $150. (863)983-1970
CHIHUAHUA PUPS- Champ
bloodline, CKC reg, $450
DOG CAGE- Steel, 8 x 8. $100
FISH TANK- 240 gallon with
accessories. You move.
FISH TANK- 50 gallon w/wood
cabinet & accessories. $225
or best offer. (239)657-8493
GREAT DANE PUPPIES, 4
mos. old, shots, $500 ea.
POODLE, White, 2 yr. old,
Male w/papers. All shots.
SHIH TZU- male, 12 wks old,
black w/white markings, all
shots & wormed, $500
(863)228-7230 Must See!!
SHIH TZU PUPPIES: 3 wks.
old, Males. Adorable, must
see! $400. Now taking de-
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ABOVE GROUND POOL,
18x33, complete package.
FILTER, Haywood, 3/4 motor
& Perflex filter. $80
JACUZZI- runs good, seats
5-6 people, $200
HUNTING BOW- With 6 ar-
rows & extra accessories,
good condition. $70 or best
TABLE- For boat or motor
home, rectangular, re-
movable, two legs, like new.
MEMPHIS 210- Box, and flip
out TV/Radio, & amp, $500
STEREO SYSTEM- Fisher, in
cabinet. Dual cass., 5 disc
CD player (plays 45's & 33's
also). $100. (863)357-6315
SUBWOOFERS- 112 Mem-
phis, M3 Series, 800 watts
rms. $125. (863)763-8797
SUBWOOFERS- 2, MMATS
Pearl Audio, 215, Brand
new. Still in box $350.
MAGNAVOX TV- 36", color,
like new, used a few times,
TELEVISION- Toshit 48", re-
built, great picture. $600 or
best offer. (863)261-2167
CIRCULAR SAW: Dewalt, 7
1/4", Professional grade.
Like new w/case. $125.
DRILL MACHINE, 1" floor
stand, $150 (863)467-4994
GENERATOR: Briggs & Strat-
ton, 250 watts, 120 & 12
volts., 5 hp. $200.
HAMMER DRILL: Milwaukee,
1/2", 18 volt. Good condition
PAINT SPRAYER- Magnum by
Graco XR7, Airless, Like
new, used 1 time. Power
piston $475. (863)697-9704
PORTABLE AIR COMPRES-
SORS (2) 1- 3hp vertical
tank, 1- 2hp 20 gal tank,
$370 or sep (561)676-0427
RYOBI MITER SAW- Electric,
good condition. $50
TORCH- hoses & regulators,
owner tanks. $325 or best
REMOTE CONTROL TRUCK T-
MAX- 1 complete, extra
parts, $650 (863)634-0018
Wanted- Corn/Potato Roaster,
used, in good condition.
Buying a car? Look In the
classifleds. Selling a
car? Look In the classi-
Christmas Trees 745
Farm Equipment 805
Farm Feed/Products 810
Farm Miscellaneous 815
Farm Produce 820
Services Wanted 830
Lawn & Garden 850
Flowers 865 +
BAY PHILLY, 5 months old,
leads, loads, ties & good
BUSHHOG, Howse, 4', very
good shape, $350 or trade
for finish mower.
DIESEL TRACTOR: 180 Mas-
sey Ferguson. $2500. or
best offer. 863-634-7706
GAS LAWN EDGER- K & S,
2hp Briggs, new bearings on
shaft, runs good. $75
JOHN DEERE 260, 46" cut,
runs good. $400
MOWER- DR Whisper Lite
cordless electric mower.
New battery, $150.
PICNIC TABLE/GLIDER- Cano-
py & cushions. Brand new.
$700. or best offer.
PUSH MOWER- 4.5 hp, Briggs
& Stratton. $50
PUSH MOWER- Murray, self
propelled, 6hp, electric start,
20" cut, high wheeler. $250
RIDING LAWNMOWERS (2)-
42", 12 1/2 hp & 14 1/2 hp,
both need work or for parts.
$75 both (863)467-8856
Business Places 910
Farm Property -
House Rent 930
Land Rent 935
Resort Property -
Rooms to Rent 955
Storage Space -
$302/Mol 5BR/2BA HUD
Home! (5% down 20 years
@ 8% apr) More Homes
Available from $199/Mol
For listings call
(800)366-9783 Ext 5669.
$19,900! Only $199/Mol 5%
down 20 years @ 8% apr.
Buy, 5/BR $302/Mo! For list-
ings (800)366-9783 Ext
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Affordable 4BR/2BA $16,900!
Only $199/Mo! HUD Homes
5% down 20 years @ 8%
apr! For local listings call
(800)366-9783 Ext 5853.
Never Rent Again! Buy,
5BR/2BA $38,000! Only
$302/Mo! 3/BR $11,000! 5%
down 20 years 8%. HUD
Homes Available! For listings
(800)366-9783 Ext 5796.
MOORE HAVEN- Furn. rm,
AC, Dish Satellite, Movie
channels, Util incl $125. wk.
$125. Sec dep (863)946-0355
OKEE., 1 room with private
restroom. Drug Free. Back-
ground check. $350. mo.
OKEECHOBEE- 4br house, full
hse priv, W/D, pool, garage,
$600/mo + $50 util. 6 mos
Business Places -
Property Sale 1010
Townhouses Sale 1015
Farms Sale 1020
Houses Sale 1025
Hunting Property 1030
Property Sale 1035
Land Sale 1040
Lots Sale 1045
Open House 1050
Out of State -
Property Sale 1055
Property Inspection 1060
Real Estate Wanted 1065
Resort Property -
Warehouse Space 1075
Waterfront Property 1080
Investors Palm Harbor
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Free color brochures Call
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trees. Next to Clinch Lake Boat
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BLUE JORDAN FOREST, Over
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Corner lot,.priced very low
for quick sale! MUST SELL!
$34,999. Perfect for a home
or as an investment. Call
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Near the Blue Ridge Parkway
in VA, 5 ac tracts w/views
and creek frontage. $49,000
Larger tracts available.
Chances Creek Realty,
North Carolina Cool Mountain
Air, Views & Streams,
Homes, Cabins & Acreage.
(800)642-5333. Realty Of
Murphy 317 Peachtree St.
Murphy, N.C. 28906.
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40+ acres of conservation
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10 minutes to hospital,
shopping & dining. Acreage
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Acres- $39,900 Spectacular
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cluded. Come for the week-
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Excellent financing available
w/ low down payment. Call
Red Creek Land Co. today!
(866)696-5263 x 2682.
SOUTHERN COLORADO 5
Acre Homesites $59,900
GRAND OPENING SALE
SEPTEMBER 15TH &16TH.
Gated community, under-
ground utilities 1,100 acres
of open space, spectacular
mountain views. Great pri-
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Recreation galore! Call To-
day for appointment!
(866)696-5263 X 2563.
Unbelievable LAND SALE!
Saturday, September 15th.
20 acres only $29,900.
SAVE $10,000. Plus, NO
closing costs. Subdivision
potential! Big mountain
acreage, spectacular views.
1 mile to Nicklaus designed
golf course. Near Tennessee
River & recreation lake. Ex-
cellent financing. Call now
VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS my
dream rustic 2- story log
cabin on 13 acres with barn,
pastures, woods, creek, ad-
joins Jefferson National For-
est with miles and miles of
trails, have to sell $389,500
Jet Skiis 3015
Marine Accessories 3020
Marine Miscellaneous 3025
Sport Vehicles/ATVs 3035
AIR BOAT Alum, 11ft, w/150
GPU, dual mags, $4500
AIR BOAT- 13ft deep alum
hull, 0540 angle valve
$9500 neg (863)634-5959
MAST- 30', Spreaders & wire
fits medium size sail boat.
QUANTUM '90, 16ft, Fish &
pleasure boat w/trailer, trol-
ling motor, exc. cond. $1895
(863)673-5947 or 673-4660
RAVEN CUDDY CABIN I/O
BOAT- 23', 3.0 Mercruiser,
needs work. $1000 or best
offer. (863)801-9394 after 5
SPORTSCRAFT- Tri hull- walk
thru windshield, 60hp Mari-
ner outboard, galv trailer,
WATER TANK- Poly, V
shaped, 45 gal for boat. $45.
RI TRAVEL TRAILER '78-
started reconstruction, 31ft,
great hunting camper, $500
or best offer (863)634-7598
CEDAR CREEK CUSTOM 5TH
WHEEL '02- 3 slides, 37ft,
BOAT MIOR- Evinrude 25hp,
asking $200 'or best of-
STAINLESS PROP- Johnson
200, excellent cond., $135
or best offer (863)763-4643
EXHAUST SYSTEM- For '04
Harley Davidson FXD. $25
FXD STOCK SEAT- Fits '04 &
'05 Harley Davidson. $50
HARLEY '07- Sportster
XL1200L, Cobalt blue, 900
mi, always garaged,
$11,000 neg (863)612-0550
2005, Low mileage. Asking
$2000. (863)675-8356 La-
MOTOR SCOOTER- Off the
road. Runs perfect $150.
SUZUKIE GS1000 1982, Little
over 10K mis. Garage kept.
ATV, Yamaha Blaster '04,
Great condition. Many ex-
tra's. $2500 or best offer.
BEAR TRACKER- '02, 2 WD,
Looks & runs great. $1800.
or best offer. 239-657-8372
or 229-7457 Immokalee
FOUR WHEELER 2006, 150
CC, Like new. Asking $900
or best offer. (863)673-2314
GO-CART, Nice shape. 6.5hp
Tecumseh, New clutch,
$450. or best offer.
GO-CART, Walmart brand,
paid $1300, asking $500
POLARIS TRAILBOSS 330,
'04, exc. cond., $2500.
Autos Wanted 4010
Classic Cars 4015
Commercial Trucks 4020
Foreign Cars 4030
Four Wheel Drive 4035
Heavy Duty Trucks4040
Parts Repairs 4045
Pickup Trucks 4050
Sport Utility 4055
Tractor Trailers 4060
Utility Trailers 4065
BMW 325i '92, 114K, 4 dr,
Red, Nice. Many new parts.
$5800 neg. (863)763-7017
CHEVY CAMARO Z28 HO '85,
Project car. $1500 or best
CHEVY CAPRICE '89- New
paint, new A/C, exc condi-
.tion. $3800 or best offer.
CHEVY NOVA '76, 4 drs $600
In Immokalee call Bobby
(239)503-7653 or Ramon
(239)503-5131 after 5:30pm
DATSUN WAGON '89, 5 spd,
good on gas. $500
(863)763-8381 as for Susan
FORD CROWN VICTORIA,'01,
1 owner, very dependable,
cold a/c, $3700 or best of-
FORD EXPLORER XL '92-
Runs good, green, a/c & cd
stereo, needs muffler & tires.
$1250 irm. (863)357-8265
HYUNDAI ELANTRA '95, 18"
rims, needs work, call for in-
fo. $1400 or best offer.
(863)675-1647 Leave msg.
NISSAN 200SX, '95, 4 cyl.,
auto, great air, like new tires,
new battery, exc. in & out,
$2300. (863)357-0037 Okee
Notice: Post Office Positions
Now Available. Avg. Pay
$20/hour or $57K annually
including Federal Benefits
and OT. Get your exam guide
8e66)713-4492 USWA Fee
Police Impounds for Sale! 95
Honda Civic $699!. 92 Nis-
san Maxima $600! For list-
ings call (800)366-9813 Ext
PONTIAC GP SJ '79- W/301
eng, bucket seats, needs
body work, still runs. $2000'
or best offer (863)635-9084
TOYOTA TERCEL '88- 4 cyl, 5
spd, cold air, gas saver,
$1800 neg. (863)632-9166
after 5 or (863)533-0435
FORD BRONCO full size,
with Power Kings, 900x165,
runs good, needs clutch,
$1500 neg (863)634-0018
FORD F250 '97, 4x4, 7.3L
Turbo diesel, ext. cab, long
bed, p/w, p/l, c/d, 33" tires,
gooseneck & Reese hitch.
CADILLAC '85- Motor/trans
combo. Extras! $400
CAR TOW DOLLY- Good
shape, mounted spare tire &
tool chest. $700 or best offer
CUSHION HITCH- 1 Ton
w/heavy duty Pintle hook fro
full size trucks w/cowboy
bump. $425 (863)763-8801
NERF BARS- fits F150 pickup
truck, $100 or best of-
PICK UP TRUCK CAP- White
aluminum from 6 1/2 ft Da-
kota. $200 (863)675-5929
(2) 425/65R22.5, 80% rub-
ber, $175 for both or will sell
RIMS & TIRES- off Ford150
'03- 16" with tires, asking
RIMS- 20", chrome, good
tires, fit any 5 lug car $700
TRUCK TIRES (7)- Yokohama,
295/75R/22.5 steer tire take-
offs. $500 for all-will separ-
UTILITY TRUCK BED: Stahl, 8
Ft., $200. (863)634-7706
B 67 MACK- W/12 ft flat bed.
Parts truck, no title. $750 or
best offer. (863)467-1670
CHEVY '89 Flatbed, Brand new
trans w/less that 500 mis.
Brand new heads. 350 small
block. $1500 863-697-6644
CHEVY SILVERADO '04, Ext
cab 4x4, 13k, under warran-
ty, extras, excellent cond.
DODGE 4X4 '95- 78K orig.
miles, Granny's truck, $5500
DODGE PICK UP '90- 4x4
(works), 150 ram, runs
good, tool box. $1700 or
best offer (863)634-0564
FORD F250 '85- 4wd, 6.9 die-
sel with 4 spd. $800
FORD RANGER 1989 w/
Camper Top. Excellent con-
dition. $1800 or best offer.
TOYOTA PICKUP '95, 4x4,
Good body & running gear.
Motor blown. $2500.
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CHEVY TRAIL BLAZER, 2002
Auto, AC, CD cass., new
tires, 77,900 mi., exc. cond.
car facts report. $9,750.
Call Bill at 863-634-4194.
JEEP CJ2- Lifted & rebuilt,
snorkel, excellent for hunt-
ing. $3000 (561)459-0530
BOX TRAILER- 6x6x10,
w/shelving, Top ladder rack.
Excellent condition. $2100.
Factory Direct Trailers:
125 in stock;
8 x 2 0 = $ 4 4 9 5 ,
8x 25 = $ 5 8 9 5,
8 x 3 0 = $ 6 4 9 5,
All types trailers available,
Full Service, EZ Financing.
TRAILER '06- Continental, gal-
vanized, fits 16-18' boat,
been in water twice, incl. '86
Sportcraft 16' boat, good
shape. $800 (772)260-6580
Ask for Kenny.
Skillet dinners to the rescue!
The skillet is one of the best inven-
tions since (yeah, I'll use that food
metaphor), sliced bread. This wonder
of precision crafted metal can handle
your dinner with ease and give you
the extra bonus of being easy on the
clean up, too.
As simple and wonderful as the
crockpot is for making stews and
soups, the skillet is likewise just as
simple and wonderful for quick sau-
tes, stir fries and other easy to make
dinners, plus you don't have to wait
all day to get it cooked!
I know a lot of people swear by
their nonstick cookware, but I'm not
one of them. The fact is a heavy stain-
less skillet will make fabulous sauces
the way a nonstick cannot. Why?
Because there is no "stick" and you
need the "stick" on the bottom of the
pan to give you those golden nuggets
of flavor left by chicken (or whatever
else you're cooking) to infuse savor
into your sauce. This is the secret to
richly flavored sauces. If you have a
nonstick skillet, by all means use it
for making eggs, but skip it for skillet
So what are you waiting for? Get
your skillet out and let's get busy!
Here's an easy recipe for you that I
guarantee you will make again and
again. It's a SavingDinner.com classic
with a huge fan base, so make sure
-' '. ,.Leanne
you print it off and keep it. :-)
Garlic Lime Chicken
"Oh that Garlic Lime Chicken! I
think I could serve that a few times
a week and my husband and kids
would be thrilled!" -- Kate Brown
1 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/4 teaspoon paprika
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon thyme
6 boneless skinless chicken breast
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 cup chicken broth
4 tablespoons lime juice
On a dinner plate, mix together
first 7 ingredients. Sprinkle mixture
on both sides of chicken breasts (or
double the spice mixture if you like it
a little spicier).
In a skillet heat butter and olive
oil together over medium high heat.
Saute chicken until golden brown on
each side, about 5 minutes on either
side. Remove chicken and add lime
juice and chicken broth to the pan,
whisking up the browned bits off
the bottom of the pan. Keep cooking
until sauce has reduced slightly. Add
chicken back to the pan to thorough-
ly coat and serve.
Per Serving: 343 Calories; 11g Fat
(31.1% calories from fat); 55g Pro-
tein; 2g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary
Fiber; 147mg Cholesterol; 612mg So-
dium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 7
1/2 Lean Meat; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Fat.
SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Serve
with garlic mashed potatoes (make
mashed potatoes; add garlic powder
to taste), steamed broccoli and a sal-
ad if you want more greens.
For more help putting dinner on
your table check out her Web site
www.SavingDinner.com or her "Sav-
ing Dinner" Book series, published
by Ballantine, and her New York
Times Best Selling book "Body Clut-'
ter," published by Fireside.. Copyright
2007; Leanne Ely; Used by permis-
sion in this publication.
Students urged to use caution
on way to and from school
Area children returned to school
The American Red Cross wants
those students arrive and return
safely. While many parents drive their
children to and from school, 25 mil-
lion students ride school buses. A few
simple safety tips can avoid injury
when riding on or getting on or off
Line up facing the school bus door
-- not along the side of the school
Don't play in the street while wait-
ing for the school bus.
Carry your belongings in a back-
pack or book bag.
Never reach under a school bus to
get anything that has rolled or fallen
After getting off the school bus,
move immediately onto the sidewalk,
out of traffic.
Wait for a signal from the bus driv-
er before you cross the street. Walk
at least 10 steps away from the front
of the bus so that the bus driver can
Never cross the street behind the
Other students who live near their
schools may walk or ride bicycles to
school. While pedestrians can avoid
injury by using sidewalks, crossing
only when it is clear at intersections,
or when permitted by a traffic signal,
bicyclists need to take extra caution
when sharing the roadway with mo-
Each year, approximately 500,000
people receive non-fatal injuries
while riding a bicycle. Ninety percent
of bicyclists killed in 2000 reportedly
were not wearing helmets. Always
wear an approved helmet when cy-
cling. The head or neck is the most
seriously injured part of the body in
most fatally injured cyclists. Children
should wear a helmet even if they are
still riding along the sidewalk on train-
ing wheels. Some states have helmet
laws that apply to young children, but
bicycle safety is important for every
person pedaling on two wheels, even
Many bicycle injuries can be pre-
vented by wearing a helmet. Always
wear a correctly-fitting helmet when
riding. Even children using tricycles
or bikes with training wheels should
wear helmets. Adults should also
wear helmets at all times, including
when riding with children. The Bi-
cycle Helmet Safety Institute (www.
bhsi.org/webdocs/fit.htm) has more
information on how to fit a helmet.
Be sure that helmets meet stan-
dards set by the Consumer Product
Safety Commission (www.cpsc.gov)
the Snell Memorial Foundation (www.
smf.org).or the American Society for
Testing and Materials (www.astm.
org). Look for a label or a sticker on
the box or inside the helmet indicat-
ing that it meets the above standards.
Wear closed shoes when riding a
Make sure your or your child's bi-
cycle has good brakes, a front light
and effective reflecting material.
Ride only in safe areas and at safe
Make sure bikes are the correct
size for the rider.
Learn about bicycle etiquette,
laws, and safe riding practices and
teach your children about them. In-
formation is available online at http://
ARLINGTON, VA. The Bill of
Rights Institute, a non-profit edu-
cational organization based in sub-
urban Washington, DC, will award
U.S. high school students and their
teachers cash prizes totaling over
$60,000 during the 2007-08 school
year, the organization announced re-
cently. Students in 19 states and the
District of Columbia will be eligible to
compete in the "Being an American"
essay contest, which explores the
rights and responsibilities of Ameri-
"We are pleased to offer students
and educators in these regions the op-
portunity to explore how values such
as integrity, courage and responsibil-
ity are interconnected with America's
founding documents and American
heroes," said Victoria Hughes, Presi-
dent of the Bill of Rights Institute. "As
the classroom engages in discussion
about our country's civic values, we
trust that young Americans will gain
an appreciation for putting those val-
ues into practice."
In their essays, participating stu-
dents are asked to answer the follow-
ing question: "What civic values)
do you believe are most essential
to being an American and how can
you personally put those values into
practice?" Winning essays will be an-
nounced in the spring of 2008 and
will earn the students and their teach-
ers in each region cash prizes of up to
To help integrate the contest into
the classroom, the Bill of Rights In-
stitute has created a lesson plan and
supplemental materials about the
contest topic, tied the contest to state
and national academic standards, and
constructed a web site so that teach-
ers can submit their students' essays
Supported by a grant from the
John Templeton Foundation, the con-
test will continue to expand national-
ly until all 50 states participate during
the 2009-2010 school year.
Additional details on the "Being
an American" essay contest can be
found below. Further information,
including complete contest rules,
submission details, lesson plans and
background information on the Con-
stitution, Bill of Rights, Founding Fa-
thers and other Americans who have
contributed to America's shared civic
values are available at www.BeingA-
Help children cope with disappointments
What should you do when a child
experiences a disappointment? Par-
ents and teachers face this kind of
situation regularly. Childhood disap-
pointments come in many shapes
and sizes: not being chosen for a
playground game... losing in some
competition... having a best friend or
favorite teacher move away... losing a
pet... getting sick and missing some
special activity ... the list is as long as
a child's imagination.
A good starting point in helping a
child cope with disappointment is to
listen to the child's story. Don't mini-
mize or discount the event. Adults
may see the story as trivial: "My best
friend won't talk to me," or, they may
see the event as a normal event like
being turned down for a school play
part that will soon be forgotten.
But for the child, the disappoint-
ment is not something minor. It may
feel like it will never be overcome.
It's important to remember that your
values and perspective are not the
One reaction to avoid is to trying
From the American
to sooth the disappointment with a
pleasant experience or reward. While
that ice cream or surprise present
may make the sorrow disappear, it
can also establish patterns that will be
hard for the child to overcome as he
or she grows into adulthood.
Instead, react to what has hap-
pened by talking "with" your child
rather than "to" your child. Don't in-
terrogate, but instead give the child
an opportunity to tell you what has
Share your understanding of the
disappointment or loss being felt.
Do that with statements of under-
standing, not explanations of your
own life difficulties. Don't try to top
the child's disappointment with your
own life stories.
If you notice a change in behav-
ior over a disappointment, even one
that you might know nothing about,
make time to allow the child a chance
to talk about what has happened and
how he or she is feeling. If your child
can't or won't talk about it, discuss
the situation with your child's school
counselor. Counselors are trained to
understand a child's feelings and how
best to communicate with children.
It's important not to ignore or
minimize the signs of disappointing
events in a child's life. When you do
so you simply confirm what many
children think all too often about the
adults in their lives: "They just don't
"The Counseling Corner" is provid-
ed as a public service by the American
Counseling Association, the nation's
largest organization of counseling
professionals. Learn more about the
counseling profession at the ACAweb
Community Links Indi,',dua/ Voces
2007-2008 'Being An American'
essay contest open to students