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** Publisher Jim Fletcher 623-2120 Community ................A2 Local .........................A3 Opinion ....................A4 Family .......................A5 Food .........................A6 Lifestyle .....................B1 A2Start your event planning hereA6Try out these ice cream recipes AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS HAM IT UP | B1 DUCK RACE WINNERS ANNOUNCED | A3 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Gazette Santa Rosas Press @srpressgazette ¢ Vol. 110 Issue 57 By Kevin Boyer@kboyersrpg | 850-623-2120 kboyer@srpressgazette.comMILTON „ The rules about who can use the Steve Morgan Skate Park in Milton will stay as is, at least for the time being following the failure of an ordinance. Currently, park rules allow only skateboarders.Milton council July 10 hearda first reading of an ordinance to allow a set time for bicycles to be allowed in the park. Councilman Jeff Snow made a motion to approve the ordinance reading. However, without a second, the ordinance reading diedŽ in council. Councilman Casey Powell said that he would still like to see discussion on this topic at the committee of the whole meeting. I dont feel confident that we have enough information to make a decision tonight,Ž Powell said. I would still like to have discussion so we can get a little more information on the subject.ŽMilton resident Tammy Brown spoke about her concern for having the bikes on the skate park prior to the reading. The park is amazing to me," she said. "It has made such an positive impact. Im not trying to alienate the BMX bikes. I just have some safety concerns. Im just very con-cerned about the merger.Ž According to Brown, her son had wanted to work with Councilwoman Pat Lunsford with the initial idea for the skate park in 2007. After his unexpected death, Brown and her husband continued working with the council to see the park to completion in his memory, she said, which was named after him. Brown said while she was concerned about allowing the bikers into the park, she was in full sup-port of them having their own park and was willing to help find a place for one. The bikers need a place,Ž she said. No bikes allowedMiltons Steve Morgan Skate Park rules barring bikes from using the park will remain in place for now. [PIXABAY.COM] Ordinance change for skate park failsBy Jim Thompson 315-4445 | @Jimtnwfdn jthompson@nwfdailynews.comMILTON „ Whenever you see a Navy, Coast Guard or Marine helicopter overhead, there is one thing you know for sure „ its pilot has trained at Whiting Field, the sprawling naval air station headquartered in Santa Rosa County that celebrated its 75th anni-versary on Monday.Regardless of what type of helicopter they end up flying, every one of those pilots gets their initial training at Whiting Field. And the same holds true for the majority of fixed-wing aircraft pilots. Whether they end up in fighter jets or transport aircraft or refueling tank-ers, 60 percent of those Navy, Marine and Coast Guard pilot also get their initial training here.Whiting Field celebrates 75 yearsNavy Capt. Paul Bowdich, right, commanding of“ cer of Naval Air Station Whiting Field, is joined by Marine Col. David Morris in cutting a cake marking the 7th anniversary of the commissioning of the installation. NAS Whiting Field trains hundreds of Navy, Marine and Coa st Guard aviators each year. [PHOTOS BY JIM THOMPSON/DAILY NEWS] Naval Air Station handles more ights than Atlanta's Harts eld-Jackson International AirportBy Aaron Little 623-2120 | @AaronL_SRPG alittle@srpressgazette.comMILTON „ Men In Action Outreach, the youth mentorship nonprofit, held a workshop on legacy at the Milton Community Center. The last time MIA held an event in Milton was a back-to-school event in 2016.For those who dont remember MIA, President Morris "Moe" Smith with vol-unteers held workshops for area youth to foster character growth, got school supplies to students who needed them, played basketball and other games with the kids and more.At the time, MIA President Morris Smith said he and his family made the decision to move to Atlanta for the greater economic opportunities."As far as being happy and financially stable, everything pointed in the Atlanta direction, he said in 2016. "Of course, growth and opportunity goes along with happiness."Smith said MIA MIA shut its doors at the time since he could not find someone to take his place running day-to-day operations.So is MIA back? Not exactly.Smith said he took a broader position with MIA as the coordinator over chapters in not only Milton but also Atlanta and Tallahassee."With that I need folks to step up," he said, Saturday. "Im going to the Chamber, first."The Santa Rosa County Chamber of Commerce will be his first stop in looking for a local leader to take his place in Milton.Youth organization MIA makes return visit to MiltonMen In Action Outreach president Morris MoeŽ Smith works with a table of youth during the MIA workshop all about legacy. [AARON LITTLE | PRESS GAZETTE] See BIKES, A7 See YOUTH, A7 See WHITING, A7


** A2 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | Santa Rosa Press GazetteMILTON „ Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. ANNOUNCEMENTSFENTANYL ADDICTION: Narconon reminds families that fentanyl overdoses are on the rise in almost every community nationwide. Fentanyl is the strongest synthetic opiate painkiller and is estimated to be 100 times more potent than morphine and 50 times stronger than heroin. To learn more about fentanyl abuse and how to help your loved one, visit http://www. fentanyl-what-you-need-toknow.html Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals. 877-841-5509. ADDICTION TREATMENT CENTER NOW ACCEPTS CIGNA INSURANCE: The Friary at Lakeview Center is now accepting Cigna Insurance for services. The Friary accepts many other health insurance plans including TriCare, and authorization for services is based on medical necessity. Addiction treatment is not something that an individual or family should ignore. The Friary admissions team is striving to help the community by working with clients to determine their coverages and offer options when insurance wont fully cover treatment. A con“ dential assessment can be arranged at any time by calling 850-932-9375 or toll free 800-332-2271. Visit to learn more about services.UPCOMING: UNITED WAY CRAM THE VAN: July 19 and 21 the largest Santa Rosa County school supply drive will happen. Usually over 40 percent of county students are on free or reduced lunch, indicative of how many students likely will start school without the proper supplies. United Ways role bridges the gap between the school district and the donors. The district informs UW what students need and in turn UW distributes this information so donors know what to buy. UW representative Kyle Holley said people donate the supplies directly, not cash, so they can rest assured their donations are all going to the children. Cram the Van runs with the collaborative efforts of UW as well as Channel 3 and Sandy Sansing Chevrolet. CITY MANAGER INTERVIEWS: 8:30 a.m. July 28 the City of Miltons City Council will be conducting interviews with selected candidates for the City Managers position in Council Chambers of City Hall, 6738 Dixon Street. All meetings are open to the public. For further information on the meeting, contact the City Managers Of“ ce at 983-5411. SHORT COURSE NORTH: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. August 9 and 10, Short Course North, a Florida Federation of Garden Clubs sponsored event, will teach gardening and environmental issues at the Escambia County Extension 4-H Building, 3740 Stefani Rd, Cantonment. Discover how to plant and maintain ornamental grasses, pollinator and native plants, shade and rain gardening, and alternatives to turf. The cost is $65 for non club members and $50 for garden club members. Lunch is included. Visit to download the registration form or call 850-293-4902.RECURRINGTAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY: TOPS meets Tuesdays at 4709 Keyser Lane, Pace. Weigh in 8:30-9:45 a.m. Meet 10-11 a.m. Details: 1-800-932-8677. SANTA ROSA COUNTY WRITERS GUILD: 3:45-5:45 p.m. Tuesdays at the Guy Thompson Community Center, 5629 Byrom Street Milton Poet Laureate Marc Livanos poetry night includes open mic, free-verse workshops, poetry contests with prizes, author events and refreshments. MILTON GARDEN CLUB MONTHLY MEETING AND PROGRAM: 9:30-11:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month, September through May at the Milton Event Center, 5256 Alabama St. The Spring Luncheon will be in May, date to be announced. CENTRAL SANTA ROSA REPUBLICAN CLUB: 5:30 p.m. meal and 6:30 p.m. meeting “ rst Thursdays at Grover Ts Restaurant, Highway 90 in Pace. Visitors are welcome. Call 377-3976 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays for more information. SANTA ROSA BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION: 6 p.m. potluck dinner, 7 p.m. meeting on the third Thursday at the Santa Rosa County Extension of“ ce, 6263 Dogwood Drive, Milton. Visitors are welcome. Details: Clarence Prater, president, 623776-7018, or Sandy Ashby, vice president, 529-5770. BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. second and fourth Fridays at the Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road. All materials are provided; theres no charge to attend. GULF COAST CALLIGRAPHY GUILD: 9:30 a.m. second Saturdays at the Courts of Praise Church on the corner of Johnson Avenue and Davis Highway, Pensacola. A presentation and practice follow each meeting. Details: 995-7056. CONTINUING EDUCATION: Need a few credits to earn your high school diploma? Santa Rosa Adult School offers adult high school completion through earned credits. Classes are provided evenings in Milton and Navarre. Tuition is $30 per term. Call 983-5710 for details. FLORIDA TRAIL ASSOCIATION: The Western Gate chapters activities are free to participate in except as noted. See more details at ftawesterngate/ MILTON PIECEMAKERS QUILD GUILD Of MILTON: 9:15 a.m. second Monday of the month, the guild will meet at the Milton library, 5541 Alabama St. The meeting is open to anyone interested in quilting and joining the guild. This is not a library-sponsored event. Call 382-3952 for details.PUBLIC MEETINGSSANTA ROSA MEETINGS: The following meetings are held in the County Administrative Center boardroom, 6495 Caroline St., in Milton, unless otherwise indicated. Budget workshop, “ rst session: 9 a.m. July July 18 Public safety coordination council: 11:30 a.m. July 18 Budget workshop, second session: 1 p.m. July 18 Aviation advisory: 5 p.m. July 18 Parks and recreation: 5:30 p.m. July 18 Commissioner committee: 9 a.m. July 23 Bagdad architectural advisory board: 8:30 a.m. July 25 Parks and recreation: 5:30 p.m. July 25 Commissioner regular: 9 a.m. July 26 Engineering interviews Tom King Bayou: 1:30 p.m. July 26 Commission Special rezoning: 6 p.m. July 26 Historic Preservation Board: 5:30 p.m., July 17 MILTON MEETINGS: The following meetings take place at Milton City Hall, 6738 Dixon St., unless otherwise indicated. Committee of the Whole: 3 p.m. July 19 in the Council Chamber LEAP Committee: July 26 at 3:30 p.m. in Conference Room AŽ Youth Council: July 26 at 4:30 p.m. in Conference Room BŽ Milton Planning Board: 5 p.m. July 26 in Council ChamberWHATS HAPPENING COMMUNITY Press Gazette staffMILTON „ Here's a look at upcoming events in Santa Rosa County and surround-ing areas.ANNOUNCEMENTSSanta Rosa Neighborhood Softball LeagueSANTA ROSA COUNTY „ Tim Sousa is organizing a neighborhood softball league. Sousa and organizers are looking for coaches and players to represent their neighborhoods and commu-nities during the spring and early summer months.The league would consist of neighborhood teams who will compete against one another in a friendly team environment. Email for more information. Woodbine Church school supply drivePACE „ Woodbine Church, 5200 Woodbine Road in Pace is holding a back-to-school supply drive ending July 29. Stop by the church and pick up a shopping list and bag before shopping. Call 995-0007 for details.UPCOMINGArt workshopNAVARRE „ The Holley Navarre Seniors Center is offering an art workshop for all ages 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28. Anyone who can hold a pencil can paint a picture says Mary Ellen Linthicum, the instructor. Tickets are $20. Please bring a bag lunch. Desserts and drinks will be avialable. Attendees will also need an 11-by-14 paint board or canvas. If you do not have one, paint boards will be for sale at $1 each. Bring any acrylic paints that you may have. Although, paints will be provided, if needed. Also please bring a sock. You read that correctly. Bring a sock. The Holley Navarre Seniors Center is located at 8476 Gordon Goodin Lane, across from the Navarre Library just east of Highway 87. Tickets available at the center during office hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday or call the office 936-1644 or Mary Ellen at 812-243-1727. Free Vessel Safety CheckNAVARRE „ The Coast Guard Auxiliary 1-7 is hold-ing a free vessel safety check from 8 to 11 a.m. July 28 at the Navarre Beach boat ramp. This is open to the public for all types of boats. Boats satisfactorily completing the safety check will receive a decal. There is no penalty if the boat does not pass. The decal is an indication to marine law officers that the vessel has the required safety equipment on board. Contact Chuck Meyer at 626-5927 for more information. Pensacola Numismatic Society Annual Coin Show MILTON „ From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday August 4 and 5 the Pensacola Numismatic Society Annual Coin Show will take place at the Santa Rosa Auditorium, 4530 Spikes Way in Milton. The event is free. The Boys Scout Troop 427 of Milton will have food for sell both days. Call Bob Thomas, president at 850-287-1806 for more information. 2018 Big Cat Jamboree MILTON „ Starting 5 p.m. Aug. 10 will be the football jamboree and fish fry at the Milton High stadium. The youth league is at 5 p.m. fol-lowed by the Panthers at 7 p.m. The cost is $10 for a dinner plate of fish or chicken, hush puppies, baked beans, coleslaw, and tea or water. Quarterback Club memberships are also available at $40, which include two fish or chicken dinners and free parking for all home games. Upcoming Imogene Theatre showsMILTON „ Upcoming performances at the Imo-gene Theatre, 6866 Caroline St include country music veteran John Berry, comedian Greg Fitzsimmons and another veteran of country music, Collin Raye. John Berry Date: August 11Doors and showtime: 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.Tickets: $40, 350 seats availablePurchase tickets: buy-tickets-online Greg Fitzsimmons August 24Doors and showtime: 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets: $30 presalePurchase tickets: buy-tickets-online Collin Raye Date: Oct. 13Doors and showtime: 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets: $45 presalePurchase tickets: buy-tickets-online Radio Control Flying ParkJAY „ The grand opening of the Santa Rosa County Fallen Hero Memorial Radio Control Flying Park takes place 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 22. There will be helicopters, planes, drones and cars as well as hot dogs and hamburgers and drinks with a donation suggested. There will be static displays, instructions, radio control air shows, military vehicles and hot rods. Location is at the Jay Transfer Station Road off 89 South of Jay. The Northwest Florida Modeler, Inc. is host-ing this event. Contact Frank Papasavas at 899-1888 for more information. Relay for LifeThe signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, Relay For Life for the Milton and Pace area takes place 6 p.m. to midngiht Nov. 16 at the Pensacola State College Milton campus, 5988 Highway 90. For more infor-mation or to register visit You can also contact Gina Bitetti at gina. or call 404-329-5113BRIEFS SRPRESSGAZETTE.COM


** Santa Rosa Press Gazette | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 A3 By Press Gazette contributorMILTON „ Here are highlights involving area students:Heidi Knecht of Milton graduated with a MSEH-Environ Hlth-Research Opt from East Carolina University during spring commencement exercises May 4 in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.The fireworks capped off a new format for ECU's 109th spring commence-ment ceremony, which was held in the evening for the first time.CAMPUS KUDOSSanta Rosa County students recognizedBy Aaron Little 623-2120 | @AaronL_SRPG alittle@srpressgazette.comMILTON „ The civic organization Blackwater Pyrates holds a single annual fundraiser, the Great Mill Town Duck Race every July 4. This year's third to first place winners were Chris Smith, Cindie Ponsell with Black-water Bay Tours and Lynda Vines with Bypass Radiator. The prize amounts were $250, $750 and $1,500 respectivelyThe Pyrates sell pairs of numbered, rubber ducks. The supporter receives one and the other goes in the race. To start the race, the Pyrates dump a bin of the ducks into the Blackwater River. A Pyrate designated the Duck King retrieves the winning ducks.This year's event was especially successful for the Pyrates, according to Cap-tain Carl "Boot" Whitson."We sold out around 3 p.m. the day of the event," he wrote in an email. "We adopted out 4,500 ducks at$5 a piece."Whitson couldn't give a final amount the Pyrates collected after expenses yet. Next year's race may see more contestants, Whitson said."There is a possibility we will have more ducks next year," he wrote. "Our orga-nization is always growing and one expectation is each member adopts out at least 20 ducks. Also we have a corporate sponsor committee that reaches out to local business to have the opportunity to be in the Great Milltown Duck race and support our mission by giving back to the community."The fundraiser supports the Pyrates' three-fold mission: river cleanup, maritime history preserva-tion, and boater safety and education.The Pyrates hold two river cleanups annually. The funds they raise help pay for equipment for these ventures. The Pyrates also partner with the University of West Florida and give grants to university students "doing research on the Blackwater River as well as the Milton and Bagdad community." The Pyrates have also supported the Bagdad Millsite Park and annually bring a historical presentation to the area. Finally, the Pyrates work with the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to provide boat inspections and help boaters meet their requirements with life jack-ets, sounding devices, and proper boat identification."There are numerous more examples to give, but in short, we are very proud of our crew and our efforts," Whitson wrote. "We are proud to live in a community where it is so nice to work with the City, County and the Chamber to be able to do what we do. So to all of them I say a big thank you!"Blackwater Pyrates announce Great Mill Town Duck Race winnersBy Press Gazette contributorMILTON „ Optimist Park located off Old Bagdad Highway at the corner of Parkmore Plaza is open once again after renova-tions making the park more Americans with Disabilities Act-friendly.Santa Rosa County Commission Chairman Bob Cole cut the ribbon officially reopening the park.Improvements include new pour-in-place rubberized surfacing, ADA-friendly play struc-tures, two shade structures with four benches, an ADA-compliant sidewalk system, two baseball fields, a pavilion and a dog park.The project cost of $300,000 was funded through the local option sales tax and District 2 rec-reational dollars.ADA upgrades to the walking track and restroom improvements are on schedule for future enhancements.Local Option Sales Tax funds park renovations From left are Blackwater Pyrate Mark MurkyŽ Flores, Dean MalteseŽ Hinton (this years Duck King), Captain Carl BootŽ Whitson who is holding the check for third-place winner Chris Smith, “ rst-place winner Lynda Vines from Bypass Radiator, secondplace winner Cindie Ponsell from Blackwater Bay Tours, Margaret FlorenceŽ Jones (this years Duck Queen), Blackwater Pyrate Wil LeatherneckŽ Wilson, and Blackwater Pyrate Teresa TerraŽ McCombs. [SPECIAL TO THE PRESS GAZETTE] Santa Rosa County Commission Chairman Bob Cole cuts the ribbon of the recently renovated Optimist Park. [SPECIAL TO THE PRESS GAZETTE]


** A4 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | Santa Rosa Press Gazette OPINION ANOTHER VIEW Dear editor, In today's society, the word "bigot" is being used a lot on many discussion social media platforms. What is the definition of bigotry? "An intolerance toward those who hold different opinions from oneself." But what is an opinion? "A view or judgment formed about something, not necessarily based on fact or knowledge." So bigotry can be based on or not based on "fact or knowledge," and to properly use the word there has to be "fact or knowledge" regarding and reflecting truth within that given opinion. Without this "fact or knowledge" being offered, the word alone is just leftist, superficial noise to drown out the conversation and the truth! This brings me to Andrew Carnegie's quote who said "He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave." He also said "You cannot push any one up an (economic) ladder unless he be willing to climb a little himself". What he didn't say was "everyone deserves a trophy." That came from the same leftist Democrats in today's society who, without fact or knowledge, now freely throw around the word "bigot" among their other insults to oppose fact and knowledge that revels the truth!Steven King Milton LETTER TO THE EDITORThis week the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) issued a report on the "trial penalty." According to the report, defendants "are being coerced to plead guilty" because the penalty for exercising their constitutional right to be proven gui lty beyond a reasonable doubt at trial is "simply too high to risk." According to the NACDLs website, the report identifies and exposes the underlying causes of the decline of the federal criminal trial and puts forth meaningful, achievable recommendations to address this crisis. The New York Times in 2014,"Prosecutors routinely threaten ultraharsh, enhanced mandatory sentences that no one „ not even the prosecutors themselves „ thinks are appropriate." Judge Gleeson said the way prosecutors use trial penalty, "coerces guilty pleas and produces sentences so excessively severe they take your breath away." The report contends that trial by jury has been replaced by a "system of pleas" which diminishes, to the point of obscurity, the role that the framers envisioned for jury trials as the primary protection for individual liberties and the principal mechanism for public participation in the criminal justice system. Guilty pleas have replaced trials for a very simple reason: Individuals who choose to exercise their Sixth Amendment right to trial face exponentially higher sentences if they go to trial and lose. Faced with this choice, individuals almost uniformly surrender the right to trial rather than insist on proof beyond a reasonable doubt. The report contends that defense lawyers spend most of their time negotiating guilty pleas rather than ensuring that police and the government respect the boundaries of the law. Beyond a reasonable doubt „ the bedrock of the criminal justice system „ plays no role in an alarming number of cases. What this means is that an insignificant number of offenders heading off to state or federal prison were proven guilty of anything. Sure, those defendants acknowledged their guilt by choosing to enter a guilty plea; but shouldnt the most revered legal system in the world provide something more in terms of protection for those accused of a crime? On the other hand, can the criminal justice system function without plea bargains? The plea bargain, however unpopular or unseemly, is a much needed tool in the administration of justice. If the plea bargain were to disappear the criminal courts would grind to a halt. Several years ago, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy said plea bargaining determines "who goes to jail and for how long. It is not some adjunct to the criminal justice system. It is the criminal justice system." Why shouldnt there be a trial penalty? What reasonably prudent defendant, represented by a reasonably competent attorney, would plead guilty if she knew a conviction at trial would bring the same penalty as pleading guilty. A defendant would have nothing to lose by going to trial. The number of trials would increase as would the direct appeals and collateral challenges. A system that is already overburdened would be pushed to the limit. The question is how to balance the fundamental principles of the U.S. Constitution with the mechanics of the criminal justice system? The NACDL report may well be a first step in finding that balance. Matthew T. Mangino is of counsel with Luxenberg, Garbett, Kelly & George P.C. His book The Executioners Toll, 2010 was released by McFarland Publishing. You can reach him at www.mattmangino. com and follow him on Twitter @MatthewTMangino.NACDL Report: Defendants are being coerced to plead guilty Address: 6576 Caroline St., Milton, FL 32570 Online: Main Of“ ce Fax Number: 850-623-2007 Classi“ eds: 850-623-2120 Publisher Jim Fletcher j” Executive Editor Jason Blakeney Editor Aaron Little Staff Writer Keven Boyer Of“ ce Manager Carol Barnes Advertising Debbie Coon Advertising Tracie Smeltoystsmelstoys@srpressgazette.comCONTACT US Call 623-2120 to report news, subscribe or learn about our classi“ ed and display advertising options. COPYRIGHT NOTICE The entire contents of Santa Rosas Press Gazette, including its logotype, are fully protected by copyright and registry and cannot be reproduced in any form for any purpose without prior, written permission from Santa Rosas Press Gazette. Santa Rosas Press Gazette (USPS 604-360) is published twice weekly on Wednesdays and Saturdays for $52.00 per year (in county) by GateHouse Media Group. Periodicals postage paid at Milton, Florida. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Santa Rosas Press Gazette, 6576 Caroline St., Milton, FL 32570. SUBSCRIPTION RATES In County One year .......................... $52.00 Six months ........................$26.00 Three months....................$13.00 Out of county One year ............................$79.80 Six months ........................$39.90 Three months....................$19.95 Senior Citizen (over 62) One year ............................$45.00 Six months ....................... $22.00 Three months................... $11.25 Delivery subscriptions may be charged a higher rate for holiday editions. Gazette Santa Rosas PressLETTERS TO THE EDITORWe welcome letters to the editor. Letters must be typed and may be edited for content or to “ t the available space. For a letter to be published, you must sign your name and include your phone number and address so we may contact you for veri“ cation, if necessary. Send letters to or mail them to 6576 Caroline St., Milton, FL 32570. "With every mistake we must surely be learning ..." „ "While My Guitar Gently Weeps," as performed by The BeatlesRecently, I read about a fast food restaur ant chain that is investing millions into computerized food service. The customer programs his food selection, then robots make each hamburger to order, adding desired condiments and even slicing whole pickles with millimeter precision. Artificial intelligence has also been utilized recently in an attempt to recreate a Beatles song. Critics called the final product somewhat "emotionless," and noted that it sounded more like the Beach Boys than the Beatles, but the very fact that we've got the technology to attempt such an endeavor is disconcerting to human artists. Our ability to control, regulate and direct AI represents a significant signpost toward a healthy economy in the 21st century. So the viability of using cobots, or collaborative robots, in the manufacturing sector is especially encouraging. A 2016 study by the International Federation of Robotics reveals that fewer than 10 percent of jobs can be completely automated. Of course, that statistic suggests that 90 percent of tasks can be at least partially automated. Most of those jobs are currently filled by low wage, low skilled workers. Traditional robots require extensive programming. They are often cumbersome, relatively immobile and dangerous for nearby workers, and many perform their functions locked away from employees. Perhaps most importantly, their presence was a threat to employees because they replaced human hands. Specialized machines called cobots work in tandem with human workers and can help boost productivity, which then increases overall employment. Designed to shut down if a person crosses their path, cobots minimize worksite injury. Most require no sophisticated coding and are generally lighter and more mobile than traditional robots. Just under a quarter million global industrial robots were sold last year, and only 5 percent of these were cobots. But cobots, sometimes called flexible robots, could soon become an important component of the profitability of small manufacturing plants. As economist Gary Schilling wrote, "Collaborative robots that work alongside humans ... are getting cheaper and easier to program. And theyre safer and more user-friendly than earlier models that had to be caged to protect humans ... Cobots are being used in warehouses and are much cheaper in moving goods than miles of conveyor belts." Integrating technology like cobots into industrial manufacturing makes imminent sense to me, from a human standpoint. We simply cannot afford to invent and program ourselves into a state of high unemployment. But using technology as a complimentary feature on the factory floor is an evolved solution that can simultaneously assist us in achieving maximum efficiency and high employment. Margaret R. McDowell, ChFC, AIF, author of the syndicated economic column Arbor Outlook,Ž is the founder of Arbor Wealth Management LLC (850-608-6121 „ www., a fee-onlyŽ registered investment advisory firm located near Sandestin.ARBOR OUTLOOKCobots, robots and recreating the Fab FourTruth to fact and knowledge Matthew Mangino Margaret McDowell


** Santa Rosa Press Gazette | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 A5A report just in from the 15-year-old counselor-in-training I last wrote about. She writes, "Ive just been recuperating from an amazing (but tiring) week at camp. It was such a great experience and I learned so much. Im in what we like to call a post camp depression wishing to go back." Campers apparently sign up for oneor two-week stays, and the training for future counselors is organized accordingly. I learned further that she had 9and 10-yearold girls in her bunk, and for many of them it was their first year at camp. She had to deal with some homesickness and dehydration, explaining that with younger kids you cant get them to drink water and the heat made them tired. The solution was to have more water breaks during activities. She found that if one girl was homesick it led to others becoming homesick. However, once they were involved in activities, they got over it and the girls all had a great week. The goal for her group was that when they left they should feel that they wanted to come back. She herself learned more about how things work at camp and was surprised by how involved the CITs actually were. Although the counselors had more responsibilities they were more willing than she expected to let a CIT handle a situation … like a girls homesickness. At times the line between the counselor and CIT was blurred. The difference from having been a camper herself was not only in the responsibility but also in having more freedom, such as at night when campers have a curfew. "You learn what it is like to be on the opposite side of how things go that you experienced as a camper," she said. Listening to these observations from a 15-year-old brought to mind the developmental theories of famed psychologist Erik Erikson, who defined the significant developmental stages of life. His stage 5, called "Identity vs, Role Confusion," refers to the adolescent years 13-21. According to Erikson, development from previous stages depends on what is done to an individual, whereas from this stage forward development depends on what the individual herself, does. This stage marks the shift from childhood to adulthood and is the turning point of human development, the time when the person develops the ability to search for his own meanings and directions, as well as others. Adolescents contemplate on the role they want to play in the adult world and learn to develop a solid relationship and commitment to their principles, ideals and friends. Erikson writes of possible confusion about what role they want to embody as they get to experience mixed feelings and ideas about how they will fit into society. It is interesting to contemplate how any individual situation fits Eriksons developmental description. In this instance what strikes me is this 15-year-old taking from her experience, "You learn what it is like to be on the opposite side of how things go that you experienced as a camper." Having recently been a camper she now has been exposed to the perspective of one in an authority role. This sounds like an important step on the road from childhood to adulthood. Young people tend to see the rules and regulations of parents and teachers as serving no purpose other than frustrating the youngsters own wishes. My granddaughter sent me this quote from Charles William Eliot as her final thought: "I have a conviction that a few weeks spent in a well organized summer camp may be of more value educationally than a whole year of formal school work." Elaine Heffner, LCSW, Ed.D., has written for Parents Magazine,, Redbook, Disney online and PBS Parents, as well as other publications. She has appeared on PBS, ABC, Fox TV and other networks. Dr. Heffner is the author of "Goodenoughmothering: The Best of the Blog," as well as "Mothering: The Emotional Experience of Motherhood after Freud and Feminism."How kids discover their identityBy Press Gazette contributor BrandpointIf youre like most expecting moms, youve already heard that a healthy, whole foods diet is best for you and baby, one that features plenty of fresh fruits and veg-gies, whole grains and lean proteins.However, many expect-ing moms are also battling nausea and indigestion, especially during the ear-liest stages. That can make the idea of eating nutrient-dense, high-fiber foods less appealing. All the while, it doesnt make you worry any less about get-ting all the nourishment the two of you need."With morning sickness, gassiness and managing the pain of swollen joints, feeling good during pregnancy can be a challenge for any woman," says Elizabeth Somer, registered dietitian and Vitamin Packs medi-cal advisor. "The good news is, there are lots of things you can do to main-tain a healthy diet and feel as good as possible during your pregnancy."Somer shares nutrition tips and the top nutrients to help you feel your best and support your health during pregnancy. Manage through morning sicknessNot long after you celebrate your pregnancy, morning sickness may settle in while your energy levels really start to lag. You can thank the surge of new hormones going through your body. At the same time, you may be concerned about getting enough folic acid (vitamin B9), as this is an essential nutrient that supports the babys brain and spinal cord development.While nausea can dampen anyones desire to eat, its important to make sure youre still nourish-ing your body. Try eating smaller meals throughout the day, dont lie down after eating, and always take your prenatal vita-mins with food. Choosing the right vitamins can help, too. Prenatal vita-mins from Vitamin Packs are made with organic ginger and a more absorb-able form of vitamin B6, helping to ease your upset stomach and nausea. Get the nourishment you and baby needSomer recommends every expecting mother take a multivitamin during pregnancy. One place to start is with a quick online assessment on Your medications, diet and health concerns will be factored into your personalized selection of supplements, so you can be assured that taking them will be safe and effective during this criti-cal time. You also can pull from their online library to get more information about any of their supple-ments. And, if you have any further questions or concerns about getting your nutritional needs met, a consultation with a nutritionist is just a phone call away. Mind your portions After you get past that challenging first trimester, youll most likely be more in the mood to eat. Remember, weight gain is perfectly normal and healthy. In fact, you will need to consume extra calories to support the changes and development taking place inside your body. By the time youre ready to give birth, your blood volume can go up as much as 60 percent, according to the American Pregnancy Association. Even so, steer clear of the "eating for two" m indset. Pregnancy symptoms with these feel-good pregnancy nutrients D r E l a i n e H e n e r Dr. Elaine He ner


** A6 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | Santa Rosa Press GazetteIve made ice cream lots of times. And every time, Ive learned the same lesson: Start the day before you want it to be done. I think Ive lectured you poor innocent readers about this issue almost annually for a decade. And my road to this most recent personal hell was paved with good intentions: I got the ingredients the day before. I came home and made a plan. I read through my recipes, scoffing at their suggested times three hours,Ž five hours,Ž two hours and 50 minutes.Ž Pffft. Lies. All lies. And then the devil hopped up on my shoulder. Youve already worked all day,Ž he said. You could get up early tomorrow and have twice that amount of time to get those ice creams ready. Look: Most of them are no-churn. If you got them in the deep freezer by 10 a.m., theyd be hard as rocks by the time you had to leave for photos.Ž Guess what I did next. Thats right. I went to bed. 1. Well, I did get up early. And I did get those ice creams into the deep freezer by 10 a.m., and I would have been fine. However. Nothing was freezing. Even after several hours, all the ice creams were like mousse. Then I noticed when I went to make the Vegan Vanilla, which did require churning, that my ice cream churn barrel was not frozen. I could hear the liquid sloshing around inside it. Its supposed to be solid. I keep that in the freezer all the time, so there was no reason for it not to be ready. Eventually, a light bulb went on in my head and I thought to check the dial. Sure enough, it was on a setting Ill call Just cold enough that you wont notice until you really need it to be super cold, like when youre making ice cream.Ž I cranked it up to absolutely, positively, has to freeze ice cream solid overnight.Ž That worked. 2. I loved making the Ice Cream Bombe. Thats the layered bowl of mango sorbet, raspberry sorbet and strawberry ice cream. You squeeze, scrape or scoop the pints of mango sorbet into a chilled bowl and wrap a smaller bowl in plastic, push that into the sorbet and freeze. Then you take the raspberry sorbet and use a smaller bowl to mold it into the mango and freeze. Then you fill the middle with the ice cream and freeze again. It makes pretty stripes when you turn it over and slice it. Pro tip: Dont push down on the bowls too hard. I kind of pushed the raspberry sorbet hard enough that it broke through the mango layer and showed on top of the bombe. Try to leave at least an inch or so of each layer. It takes a little practice to do it just right. 3. When you go to make the no-churn ice cream, its important that the cream and the bowl, and even the beaters, should be ice cold, so the cream whips up quickly and stays sturdy. That makes for a creamier ice cream. When youre mixing it with the other ingredients, be gentle and try not to beat all the air out of the whipped cream. Gently stir in any mixings you like. Strawberry takes particularly well to pretzel pieces, and chocolate to nuts. 4. The Watermelon Ice Cream would be a blast for a party where everyone would want to be eating ice cream at one time, like a birthday or dinner party. You hollow out a miniature watermelon like you would a pumpkin. An immersion blender helps with this. Cut the top off and stick the blender into the flesh of the watermelon and move it around and up the sides and down, and pour out the flesh into a large bowl. Reserve one cup for the ice cream and the rest for another use, such as chill and blend with strawberries for a healthy smoothie, or add vodka and mint and blend for a refreshing adult beverage. Use a large spoon to scrape the rest of the red fruit until you have a white shell and put this into the fridge to chill while you make the ice cream. Pour the ice cream in and freeze. I didnt get enough ice cream out of my first batch to fill the watermelon and in fact needed most of a second batch to fill it completely. 5. Let the watermelon and ice cream freeze several hours and then move it to the fridge for an hour or so before slicing into wedges. Its a really cute idea, but one word of warning: Once the watermelon is sliced, its kind of difficult to handle leftovers. I mean, imagine wrapping a rapidly melting wedge of ice cream. I tried it. Its a mess. But if you have a good ice-cream-loving crowd, leftovers shouldnt be much of a problem. No-Churn Watermelon Ice Cream SlicesTotal time: 3 hours, 50 minutes; active time: 30 minutes; serves 6-10 € One 4to 5-pound mini seedless watermelon € One 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk € Pinch “ ne salt € 2 cups heavy cream, chilled Cut a thin slice off the top of the watermelon, just enough to show the pink of the inside ” esh. Stand the watermelon upright vertically in a large bowl. Place an immersion blender into the cut part at the top of the watermelon and puree the ” esh, moving the blender in and around, following the shape of the inside of the watermelon. Be careful not to cut through the sides or bottom of the watermelon rind. Pour out the juice and reserve 1 cup for the ice cream; save the rest for another use. Using a spoon, scoop out any remaining red watermelon ” esh so you have a smooth white interior (this is important so the melon freezes properly). July is Ice Cream Month J e n n i e G e i s l e r Jennie GeislerWatermelon Ice Cream frozen inside a watermelon shell is a treat for a c rowd. [PHOTO BY JENNIE GEISLER] See ICE CREAM, A8


** Santa Rosa Press Gazette | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 A7Truly Spokin Bike Shop owner Mark Woolson was disappointed about the failure of the ordinance. Woolson said he was at the skate park when police asked him to leave following a call about a bicyclist. Skateboarders and bicyclers can get along,Ž Woolson said. Ive been going there frequently„thought I was breaking a rule, not a law, until it was explained to me last week.ŽWoolson said there is etiquette for skaters and bicyclists and it is the same for both. While there is always some danger involved with skaters and bicyclists sharing a park, he said, they can and should co-exist. Its a shame that we have such a won-derful asset and we are not using it to its fullest potential.Ž Woolson said. Snow felt the same. Im disappointed.Ž he said. I think we still had time to get the information that this council needs. I hope that [council] truly takes the time to speak with staff are very educated with this.Ž Mayor Wesley Meiss said that while the motion did not pass, the issue would be readdressed at the 3 p.m. committee of the whole meeting July 19 and that he would be doing research on it.We want to make the best decision for Milton,Ž Meiss said. BIKESFrom Page A1 Smith held Saturdays workshop in conjunction with Guy Thompson Com-munity Centers Coach Bubba and Pensacola non-profit 2Wins.When not working as a railcar technician out of Pace at Eastman Chemical, Bubba uses basketball as a vehicle to mentor youth at the community center.A self-described sports and life coach, he said, "I want to be an impact. Ive built a lot of relationships with kids and families offi-cially since 2011ƒI want to motivate kids to believe in themselves, to be account-able and socially competent, to know whats going on in the worldƒKids need people to believe in them so they can believe in themselves." 2Wins not only uses bas-ketball to reach kids, but also chess.Jerimey and Jermaine Tart are the president and VP of the roughly two-year-old organization.Speakers like a Walmart general manager, a personal trainer and a makeup artist spoke to youth at 2Wins events, "someone they can touch," Jermaine said. These speakers represented achievable success, accord-ing to Jermaine, unlike NFL or NBA stars.Incorporating chess into the 2Wins curriculum builds up youth in a number of areas, according to Jermaine, including self esteem, memory, problem solving."I can feel myself getting smarter," Jermaine said, quoting a 2Wins youth participant.2Wins also cares about the community as much as the individual. 2Wins takes part in MAD activities, making a difference. These could be a commu-nity cleanup, a shoe drive or helping other organizations like the epilepsy foundation, Jermaine said.The workshop Saturday involved teaching the youth about legacy. Smith and the other leaders discussed with the youth famous people who left a legacy like President John Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr."What do you want to leave behind?" Smith asked the kids. He talked about the superior importance of good character over money."If I had all the money in the world, but I treated everyone bad, would you want to be around me?" he asked them.Regarding raising his own children, Smith said, "What I teach them is more impor-tant than money. If I leave my kids $500,000, I better teach them how to keep that $500,000."Smith also addressed family versus individual legacy."Your legacy lives through othersƒIt can start with you. It can stop with you. Are you living a life worth somebody talk-ing about?"Follow the Press Gazette to see when the next MIA event will take place. YOUTHFrom Page A1Currently, Whiting Field trains nearly 1,200 pilots each year in the basics of flying„ 600 in fixed-wing aircraft, 500 in helicopters, and an additional 100 pilots in tilt-rotor aircraft.We are the busiest naval air station in the world,Ž said Capt. Paul Bowdich, commanding officer at NAS Whiting Field, as a cake was cut Monday to mark the facil-itys birthday.Last year, Hartsfield-Atlanta (International Airport) had about 879,000 flight operations as the busiest commercial airfield in the nation,Ž Bowdich said, and here at Whiting Field, Training Air Wing 5 conducted over 1.1 million flight operations.ŽEstablished in 1943 as a Naval Auxiliary Air Sta-tion, the initial mission of Whiting Field was basic and radio instrument instruction. The installation is named for Capt. Kenneth Whiting, a Navy aviator who was the final aviator trained by Orville Wright. Whiting died just three months before the facility was dedicated. His widow Edna was on hand for the dedication.In addition to the helicopter and fixed-wing flight facilities at Whiting Field itself, the Naval Air Station has 12 outlying fields in Northwest Florida and Alabama. Those fields provide opportunities for pilots to learn a variety of skills, from aircraft-carrier-based jet operations to landing helicopters in forested areas.Following the Monday celebration, Bowdich pointed out that NAS Whiting Field has a $1.43 billion annual economic impact on Santa Rosa County.Were very proud of the economic impact we have,Ž he said.Asked to account for the longevity of the installation, Bowdich said no other facility in the coun-try has the number of outlying fields that are available at NAS Whiting Field.And while none of the Whiting Field leader-ship at Mondays briefing would comment on the potential of future Base Realignment and Closing Commission actions might have on the installa-tion, Capt. Douglas Rosa, commander of Training Air Wing 5, noted that the mission at Whiting Field is expanding, and will soon include pilot training for the MV-22 Osprey, the Marine Corps version of the U.S. military tilt-rotor aircraft.Our production requirements are increas-ing,Ž Rosa said. WHITINGFrom Page A1Men In Action Outreach President Morris Smiths wife, Yolanda, works with a group of youth during Saturdays workshop. [AARON LITTLE | PRESS GAZETTE] Flight students use T-6 simulators at Whiting Field on Monday. The base includes two other types of T-6 simulators, including simulators with full video displays.


** A8 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | Santa Rosa Press GazetteMake sure there is no juice remaining inside and pat dry with a paper towel. Freeze the watermelon while you make the ice cream. Whisk together the condensed milk, salt and reserved watermelon juice in a large bowl and set aside. Whip the heavy cream in a large bowl with an electric mixer on medium-high speed until “ rm peaks form, about 2 minutes. Fold about one-half of the whipped cream into the condensed milk mixture with a rubber spatula until combined, then fold the lightened mixture into the remaining whipped cream until well blended. Pour the mixture into the frozen watermelon, “ lling it all the way to the top. Cover with plastic wrap and freeze until solid, 3 hours and up to overnight. If frozen overnight, let the watermelon thaw for about 2 hours in the refrigerator before serving. Place the watermelon cut-side down on a cutting board and halve lengthwise with a long chefs knife. Cut each half lengthwise into 3 wedges.Ice Cream BombeTotal time: 1 hour, 15 minutes; prep time: 15 min; inactive time: 1 hour; serves 8 € 2 pints mango sorbet, softened € 1 pints good raspberry sorbet, softened € 1 pint no-churn strawberry ice cream, recipe follows Freeze an 8-inch bowl. When its cold, place the mango sorbet in the bowl and press it against the sides of the bowl. If you have a 6-inch bowl the same shape as the 8-inch bowl (such as from a set of nesting bowls), cover it with plastic wrap and press it into the sorbet to make the layer even. Freeze the sorbet for 30 minutes or until “ rm. Remove the 6-inch bowl. Spread an even layer of softened raspberry sorbet on top of the mango sorbet (a 4-inch nesting bowl wrapped in plastic wrap helps with this) and freeze for another 30 minutes or until “ rm. Remove the 4 inch bowl. Finally, spoon in enough softened strawberry ice cream to “ ll the bowl. Freeze until hard. To unmold, dip the bowl up to the rim in warm water. Run a knife around the edge to loosen the bombe and unmold upside down onto a ” at plate. You may need to run a ” exible metal spatula along the edge of the bombe to release it. Freeze until ready to serve. Serve in wedges.No-Churn Strawberry Ice CreamTotal time: 5 hours, 25 minutes; prep time: 15 minutes; makes 16 1-cup servings € 1 pound frozen strawberries, thawed at room temperature for 10 minutes € One (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk € 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract € Pinch “ ne salt € 2 cups heavy cream, cold Freeze a 9-by-5-by-3-inch metal loaf pan. Pulse strawberries in a food processor until you achieve pea-size chunks. Add the condensed milk, vanilla and salt. Pulse to combine; remove to a medium bowl and set aside. Whip the cream with a mixer on medium-high speed until “ rm peaks form, about 2 minutes. Fold about 1 cup of the whipped cream into the strawberry mixture with a rubber spatula until combined, then fold the lightened mixture into the whipped cream until well blended. Pour into prepared loaf pan and freeze, covered, until thick and creamy, like soft-serve, about 2 hours. Swirl in any desired mix-ins with a spoon. Continue to freeze, covered, until solid and scoopable, about 3 hours more.No-Churn Chocolate Ice CreamTotal time: 5 hours; prep time: 10 minutes; active time: 10 minutes; makes 5 1-cup servings € 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk € cup unsweetened natural cocoa powder € 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract € Pinch “ ne salt € 2 cups heavy cream, cold Freeze a 9-by-5-by-3-inch metal loaf pan. Whisk together the condensed milk, cocoa powder, vanilla and salt in a large bowl. The mixture will become very thick; set aside. Whip the cream with a mixer on medium-high speed until “ rm peaks form, about 2 minutes. Fold about 1 cup of the whipped cream into the cocoa mixture with a rubber spatula until combined, then fold the lightened mixture into the whipped cream until well blended. Pour into prepared loaf pan, and freeze, covered, until thick and creamy, like soft-serve, about 2 hours. Swirl in any desired mix-ins with a spoon. Continue to freeze, covered, until solid and scoopable, about 3 hours more.Vegan Vanilla Ice CreamTotal time: 2 hours, 50 minutes; prep time: 15 minutes; cook: 5 minutes; inactive time: 2 hours, 30 minutes; makes about 3 cups € 2 cans full-fat coconut milk € 6 tablespoons pure maple syrup € 1 vanilla bean, split and seeds removed and reserved (optional) € 4 teaspoons arrowroot powder € 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract Add the coconut milk, maple syrup and vanilla bean pod and seeds to a medium pot, and whisk to combine. Bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Cover the pot, reduce the heat to low and simmer for 5 minutes. Dissolve the arrowroot in 1 tablespoon water. Slowly drizzle it into the coconut milk mixture, whisking constantly. As soon as the mixture returns to a simmer, remove it from the heat and whisk in the vanilla extract. Transfer the mixture to a shallow bowl, remove the vanilla bean pod and set aside until the mixture stops steaming, then refrigerate until completely cool. Churn the ice cream according to your ice cream makers instructions (20 to 30 minutes). Serve immediately, or freeze in an airtight container for up to 6 months.Jennie Geisler can be reached on Twitter: @ETNGeisler. ICE CREAMFrom Page A6Chocolate, left, and strawberry ice cream are a special summer treat. [GREG WOHLFORD | ERIE TIMES-NEWS]


** Santa Rosa Press Gazette | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 B1 LIFESTYLEBy Kevin Boyer @kboyersrpg | 850-623-2120 kboyer@srpressgazette.comMILTON „ The Milton Amateur Radio Club hosted an event July 14 drawing ham radio enthusiasts from Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties to shop and talk ham.Ž The event, held at the Santa Rosa County auditorium, was filled with both vintage and modern ham radio equipment for purchase as well as other items such as phones, radio accessories, and novelty items. But the event was about more than shopping, according to Ken Dunn, a member of the radio club and one of the event coordinators. It is an event where we have camarade-rie,Ž Dunn said. where we have a chance to exchange equipment.Ž MARC has put on 23 such events, accord-ing to Dunn.Some of these individuals have talked to each other for years [over the radio] and never had eye contact,Ž he said. So this gives them an opportunity to meet.ŽDunn said profits from each event finance the next.MARC's mission includes disaster communication in addition to social contact. Dunn said that radio has evolved beyond voice communication now and includes digital, satellite, and even television. For those interested in learning about ham radio, the club sponsors a class through Pensacola State Colleges Continuing Education Department.Ham it upEvent vendors had vintage microphones like this one used by ham radios and other media outlets. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Ham radio operator Manie Alterman, also known as HatzŽ, enjoys the camaraderie at the event. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Amateur radio enthusiasts “ ll the auditorium to to discuss, exchange and buy all things ham radio-related. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] The antenna of a ham radio is used to enhance the radios frequency, which allows the signal to t ravel further. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Milton Amateur Radio Club member Ken Dunn [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] A video for TN07 Engineering, a company who was at the event, plays in the auditorium. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] A radio enthusiast browses around the auditorium “ lled with radio equipment and novelties. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] A representative from TN07 Engineering explains the companys product to an interested visitor during the MARC Ham Radio event. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] A W. M. Welch Frequency Device is used for estimating the power of a signal at different frequencies. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Radio enthusiasts “ ll the auditorium to discuss, exchange and buy all things ham radio related. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] The Johnson Ranger ham radio “ rst went on the market in 1954. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] The Milton Amateur Radio Club Banner is on display as guests enter the Santa Rosa County auditorium. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Amateur radio enthusiasts share information during the event. [KEVIN BOYER | PRESS GAZETTE] Milton Amateur Radio Club host radio event


** B2 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | Santa Rosa Press Gazette By Press Gazette staffMILTON „ These library events are scheduled throughout Santa Rosa County. Check the library website for additional details at www.santarosa. ” .gov/libraries. Library locations: € Milton „ 5541 Alabama St. € Pace „ 4750 Pace Patriot Blvd. € Jay „ 5259 Booker Lane € Gulf Breeze „ 1060 Shoreline Drive € Navarre „ 8484 James M. Harvell RoadUPCOMINGLibraries Rock! Come to any of the “ ve Santa Rosa County Libraries in Gulf Breeze, Jay, Milton, Navarre and Pace for a fun program! Read for 15 minutes per day between June 1 and July 13 for great prizes. Register online or at your library. Pick up a reading calendar at your library or print one online from the program registration page. Bring your completed reading calendar to your library's last program or through July 31 to claim your prizes! Programs for students who were in kindergarten through the 5th grades during the last school year will began June 4 and are held: € 1 p.m. on Mondays at the Navarre Library € 1 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Jay Library € 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Pace Library € 1 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Milton Library € 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Gulf Breeze Library All activities are free and open to the public. Registration for programs is not required.Presenters in the weekly library programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Gulf Breeze Library, the Friends of the Milton Library, the Friends of the Navarre Library, and the Friends of the Pace Library. Please check the library website for additional details.. RECURRING FRIENDS OF THE NAVARRE LIBRARY BOARD MEETING: 10 a.m. second Mondays of each month at the Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road, Navarre. REFRESHING READS BOOK CLUB: 3 p.m. “ rst Tuesdays at the Jay Library, 5259 Booker Lane. See a staff person to sign up. This month's selection is "The Heart Minder" by Andy Andrews. THE INKLINGS: 5 p.m. second Tuesdays of the month at the Milton Library, 5541 Alabama St. Students in sixth through 10th grade may discuss the book of the month. Speak with a library staff member to sign up. This month's selection is "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio. FRIENDS OF THE GULF BREEZE LIBRARY BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING: 5:30 p.m. second Tuesdays at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. Details: www.facebook. com/friendsofgblibrary FRIENDS OF THE PACE LIBRARY BOARD MEETING: 5:30 p.m.second Tuesdays of every other month at the Pace Library, 4750 Pace Patriot Blvd. Details: www. ANIMANGA CLUB: 4 p.m. third Tuesdays of each month, Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. Bring your art; discuss techniques of drawing, cartooning, anime and manga, as well as your favorite titles and artists in those genres. Open to sixththrough eighth-graders. Join us on July 17 for a special two hour meeting as we watch Miguel journey to the Land of the Dead. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Gulf Breeze Library. GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB : 4 p.m. July 25 at the Milton Library, 5541 Alabama St. The Graphic Novel Book Club will meet at a special time this month. We will be watching "A Wrinkle in Time" (rated PG) based on Madeleine L'Engle's book. If you did not read the graphic novel with us last year, copies will be available; there will not be discussion time this month, since this is a tie-in with the summer movies program. BIBLIOBABBLERS TEEN BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m. on the last Tuesday of every other month in the Gulf Breeze Librarys meeting room, 1060 Shoreline Drive. Ninththrough 12th-graders who are 14 to 18 years old can discuss the read-of-themonth with friends. This month's book is "The Glass Sentence" by S.E. Grove. BOOK CHAT: 4 p.m. “ rst Wednesdays at the Pace Library, 4750 Pace Patriot Blvd. Read a book and then join the conversation. Registration is required. This month's selection is "Crimes of the Father" by Thomas Keneally. THE ILLUSTRIATES GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB : 3 p.m. July 3 at the Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road. The club will meet on a special day and time this month due to the Independence Day holiday. Join us on July 3 at 3 p.m. as we discuss "Wires and Nerve" by Marissa Meyer. We will also watch "Spirited Away" (rated PG). Please speak with a staff member to sign up. COFFEE TALK BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m. second Wednesdays at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. Call the library, 981-7323, to sign up. This month the book club is discussing "Mrs. Sherlock Holmes" by Brad Ricca. NAVARRE AUTHORS CLUB: 4 p.m., third Wednesday of every month at the Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road. Join other local authors; topics of discussion will include everything from the writing process to how a new author can be published. PAGE TURNERS: 10:30 a.m. second Fridays of every other month at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. There is a limit of 20 participants, so call 981-7323 or visit the library to sign up. This month's selection is "Origin" by Dan Brown. BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. second and fourth Fridays, Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road. UF-IFAS EXTENSION: 10 a.m. every third Friday at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive. The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences presents a monthly series on a variety of topics including agriculture, the environment, sustainable living, disaster preparation and recovery, 4-H youth development, family and consumer issues, and lawn and garden problems. The next series will be "Wildlife in Your Landscape" by John Atkins. FICTION FANATICS BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m. on the fourth Friday of every month (except May and November) at the Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road. Registration required; speak to a staff member to reserve a copy of the selected book. This month's selection is "Look for Me" by Lisa Gardner. RED SHOE BOOK CLUB: 8:30 a.m.; The club meets the third Monday of each month at the Navarre Library. The club will discuss First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. She was the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Each person reads their own selected book and/or gathers information from the internet for the discussion. The club will meet at 8:30 a.m. for breakfast at Bistro 98 in Gulf Breeze before the 10 a.m. meeting. Bistro 98 is on Highway 98 just west of Highway 399. In order to provide suf“ cient seating for breakfast, RSVP to Dianne Palio by April 15 at 602-4890 or THIRD THURSDAYS WITH YOUR COUNTY MASTER GARDENER: 11 a.m. July 19 at Navarre Library, The county master gardeners will present a monthly series on a variety of interesting topics with solutions for your gardening life. This month's topic, "Roadside Wild” owers," will be presented by Suzanne Spencer. THIRD FRIDAYS WITH UF/ IFAS EXTENSION: 1 p.m. July 20 at Gulf Breeze Library, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Services presents "Become a 4-H Volunteer" by Prudence Caskey, UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County 4-H agent, at the Gulf Breeze Library. FAMILY MOVIE MONDAYS: 3 p.m. July 16 at Navarre Library, family movies will be shown the third Monday of every month at 3 p.m. This month, we'll watch the continuing adventures of Paddington and the Brown family (rated PG). Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Navarre Library. ROBOTICS FOR KIDS : 4 p.m. July 17 at Pace Library, kids ages 6 11 are invited to play with and learn very basic coding to make a robot move, spin and dance. Space is limited; speak with a staff member to sign up. CODING ROBOTICS FOR KIDS„THE MOVING ROBOTS: 5:30 p.m. July 18 at Gulf Breeze Library, kids ages 6 11 are invited to play with and learn very basic coding to make a robot move, spin and dance. Space is limited; see a staff member to register. Preference will be given to those who attended the "Robotics for Kids" program that was held in May, as this program builds off the concepts learned during that session. ROBOTICS AND TECH FOR TWEENS AND TEENS: 4 p.m. July 31 at Gulf Breeze Library, tweens and teens ages 10-17 who are interested in robotics, coding, Arduino, virtual reality, and all things tech-related are invited to join us for an information session concerning forming a robotics and tech club. Come and be a founding member of a great new club. Beginners through expert level welcome. STEM CAMP: 3 p.m. July 24 and 31 at Pace Library, STEM camp is for youth in grades K 5. Listen to stories and music to gain inspiration to build and craft at the library. All supplies are provided. Registration is required; visit the library to register or to obtain additional information. READ WITH A RANGER: 1 p.m. July 18 and 25 at Milton Library, the Blackwater Heritage State Trail presents their "Read with a Ranger" series. Topics covered include recycling on July 18 and Junior Ranger on July 25. Speak with a staff member for more information. SUMMER MOVIES : 4 p.m. July 18 and 25 at Milton Library, join us on July 18 as we watch Miguel journey to the Land of the Dead. On July 25, we will watch "A Wrinkle in Time" based on Madeleine L'Engle's book. Both movies are rated PG. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Milton Library. HARRY POTTER PROGRAM: 2 p.m. July 31 at Navarre Library, join us as we celebrate all things Harry Potter! Dress up as your favorite Harry Potter character and enjoy Harry Potter themed crafts and games. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Navarre Library.LIBRARY EVENTS[PIXABAY.COM]


** Santa Rosa Press Gazette | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 B3By The American Heart AssociationJust back from a run with her husband, Laura Metro heard her 6-year-old daughter, Maison, screaming, I think Clay died! I think Clay died!Ž Metros 3-year-old son, who was swimming with family friends, was found at the bottom of the pool with his towel. One friend started CPR … or the closest thing he knew based on what hed seen on TV … on Clays blue, lifeless body. Paramedics arrived and got Clays heart beating again. He was taken by helicopter to the hospital and spent two days in a coma before making what Metro calls nothing short of a miraculous recovery.Ž The doctors said, We dont know why hes alive. The only thing … the only thing … we can attribute it to is the bystander CPR,Ž Metro said. He didnt see the inside of a hospital for an hour and a half after almost drowning. The bystander CPR was really what did it.Ž Drowning is the third-leading cause of unintentional injury death worldwide, accounting for 7 percent of all injury-related deaths, according to the World Health Organization. The agency estimates there are 360,000 annual drowning deaths worldwide. The Metros good fortune is anecdotal evidence of the findings from a study published in the June 2017 edition of the journal Resuscitation, which found that chances for neurological recovery from a neardrowning increase when the victim receives CPR from a bystander. We would advocate for parents knowing CPR, and particularly if they have a pool, they should become familiar and get trained in mouth-to-mouth rescue breathing,Ž said Dr. Michael Sayre, a professor of emergency medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle. Whereas hands-only CPR is typically focused on someone who is not in the water and collapses suddenly for other reasons, people underwater die because of lack of oxygen.Ž After Clays recovery, Metro founded a nonprofit called CPR Party, using the model of at-home shopping parties to encourage people to teach and learn CPR. The lessons arent equal to official CPR certification, Metro said, but they will know what to do and hopefully, we create a bridge to certification. We just give them that basic knowledge to empower them.Ž About one in five people who die from drowning are 14 years old or younger, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And for every child who dies from drowning, another five receive emergency department care for nonfatal injuries, often including brain damage. The numbers are particularly discouraging, experts say, because in many cases, drowning is preventable. The biggest thing we try to get through to people is you need to maintain constant, active supervision when people are in the water,Ž said Adam Katchmarchi, executive director of the National Drowning Prevention Alliance. Regardless of age and swimming ability, you should never swim alone. You should always swim around someone whos keeping that vigilant watch over the water, whether that be a parent in a backyard pool or whether youre swimming in a lifeguarded area.Ž On its website, the NDPA stresses what it calls layers of protection,Ž including swimmer training, facility safety and parental responsibilities designed to prevent drowning. Drowning can happen quickly and silently, without warning, Katchmarchi said. Were used to the Baywatch drowning, where people see on TV that someones going to be waving their arms and screaming for help,Ž he said. An actual drowning victim, when theyre in that 20to 60-second fight for survival, theyre unable to call for help because all of their energy is being used to keep their head above water. A lot of times theyre bobbing up and down, going under and re-emerging and trying to get air, so its really difficult for them to call out for help,Ž Katchmarchi said. Its really easy to say, Oh, Im watching my kids, but youre scrolling through Facebook or your Twitter feed. ƒ Even if youre distracted for just a short period of time, it can happen really quickly and really silently.Ž EXERCISEDANCING GOOD FOR THE BRAINResearchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago found that older sedentary adults who participated in a Latin ballroom dance program reported improvements in memory, attention and focus. The Mayo Clinic o ers the following tips to get dancing: € Sign up for a dance class at a community college, YMCA, dance studio or community center. € Try dancing at home by following along with a free exercise video from the National Institute on Agings Go4Life YouTube channel. PSYCHOLOGYIMPROVE YOUR MOODThe following tips to improve your mind and mood come from onegreenplanet. org. € Do something you love every day, like writing in a journal or practicing a favorite hobby. € Ditch the negative self-talk. € Eat your B vitamins like B3, B5, B6, B7 and B12. € Eat more plantbased foods to help relieve depression, anxiety and promote mental clarity. FUN FACTHUG FOR BETTER HEALTHEmbrac ing activates the hormone oxytocin, which promotes a feeling of trust and social connection. It also lowers your bodys levels of cortisol, the stress hormone, accord ing to prevention. com. „ Brandpoint HEALTHTODAYS WORKOUTUse this combo move for a quick workout By Marlo AllevaMore Content NowOn the days you dont feel like working on your fitness, aim for moves that target multiple zones, and you will be done in no time. Our move today is a wide squat with a side crunch. You will be working your lower body, quads, glutes, hamstrings, inner thighs and also your core. Begin this combo move by placing your feet out in a wide stance, angling the toes outward. Lower your torso by bending in the knees. Push your hips slightly forward to engage the abdomen and hold your chest tall. Place each hand gently behind the ears or neck and you are ready to move. Keeping the lower body engaged in a squatting position, begin to bend to one side. Keeping the elbows out from the body, guide the chest with the bent elbow. Once you reach your deepest contraction on one side, return to the start. And continue to the opposite side. Keep this side-toside crunch going for at least five to 10 times on each side. Stand from the squat, and give your legs a short break, then return for the next set. Give yourself at least three to five sets of this combo movement. For variation, you can add light hand weights, or stand from the squat if it becomes too much to hold while you are crunching. This move can be done on its own, as it is targeting multiple areas, but also great to add into a lower body/core routine. Whatever you choose, just do it. Youll be glad you did when you are done. Marlo Alleva, an instructor at Golds Gym and group fitness coordinator at Fontaine-Gills YMCA in Florida, can be reached at Alleva demonstrates a wide squat with side crunch. [ERNST PETERS/THE LEDGER] Drowning can be fast and silent, but it also can be preventedSave a life Drowning is the third-leading cause of unintentional injury death worldwide, accounting for 7 percent of all injury-related deaths, according to the World Health Organization. The agency estimates there are 360,000 annual drowning deaths worldwide. Staying safe in the waterSources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Drowning Prevention Alliance L e a r n t o s w i m Learn to swim D r o w n i n g i s t h e s e c o n d l e a d i n g Drowning is the second-leading c a u s e o f d e a t h i n c h i l d r e n cause of death in children b e t w e e n a g e s 1 a n d 4 between ages 1 and 4. S e c u r e t h e p o o l Secure the pool I n s t a l l f e n c i n g w i t h s e l f Install fencing with selfc l o s i n g g a t e s a t l e a s t 4 f e e t closing gates at least 4 feet h i g h t o s e p a r a t e t h e p o o l high to separate the pool f r o m t h e h o u s e a n d t h e y a r d from the house and the yard. T e a c h s a f e t y Teach safety T a l k a b o u t r i s k y Talk about risky b e h a v i o r : d i v i n g behavior: diving o r s w i m m i n g i n or swimming in u n f a m i l i a r w a t e r unfamiliar water, a n d a l c o h o l o r and alcohol or d r u g u s e w h i l e i n drug use while in o r n e a r w a t e r or near water. C l e a r o u t p o o l t o y s Clear out pool toys M a k e s u r e c h i l d r e n a r e n  t Make sure children arent t e m p t e d t o p l a y u n s u p e r v i s e d tempted to play unsupervised. R e m e m b e r l i f e j a c k e t s Remember life jackets H a l f o f a l l b o a t i n g d e a t h s Half of all boating deaths c o u l d b e p r e v e n t e d w i t h could be prevented with t h e i r u s e their use. L e a r n C P R Learn CPR F o r d r o w n i n g t h e A m e r i c a n H e a r t For drowning, the American Heart A s s o c i a t i o n r e c o m m e n d s r e s c u e Association recommends rescue b r e a t h s a l o n g w i t h c o m p r e s s i o n s breaths along with compressions.FREEPIK IMAGES/MCN ILLUSTRATION


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ClassifiedsWednesday, July 18, 2018 Santa Rosa’s Press Gazette |B7 7/0722 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2016-CA-000813 Federal National Mortgage Association Plaintiff, -vs.Bernard T. Zupko, Sr.; Unknown Spouse of Bernard T. Zupko, Sr.; Unknown Parties in Possession #1, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants; Unknown Parties in Possession #2, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to order rescheduling foreclosure sale or Final Judgment, entered in Civil Case No. 2016-CA-000813 of the Circuit Court of the 1st Judicial Circuit in and for Santa Rosa County, Florida, wherein Federal National Mortgage Association, Plaintiff and Bernard T. Zupko, Sr. are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, Donald C. Spencer, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash AT www .santarosa.realforeclose.c om AT 11:00 A.M. CENTRAL STANDARD TIME on August 16, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOT 18, BLOCK 35, FIRST ADDITION TO PARCEL NO. 4 OF CASABLANCA SUBDIVISION, A PORTION OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 3 SOUTH, RANGE 29 WEST, ACCORDING TO PLAT BOOK “A”, AT PAGE 89, IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Court Administration, ADA Liaison Santa Rosa County 6865 Caroline Street Milton, FL 32570 Phone (850) 623-3159 Fax (850) 982-0602 ADA.SantaRosa@flcourt at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Sent this 6th day of July, 2018 *Pursuant to Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.516(b)(1)(A), Plaintiff’s counsel hereby designates its primary email address for the purposes of email service as: SFGTampaService@logs .com* SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACH, LLP Attorneys for Plaintiff 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd., Ste 100 Tampa, FL 33614 Telephone: (813) 880-8888 Ext. 5141 Fax: (813) 880-8800 For Email Service Only: SFGTampaService@logs.c om For all other inquiries: By: Helen M. Skala Helen M. Skala, Esq. FL Bar # 93046 Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, you are advised that this office may be deemed a debt collector and any information obtained may be used for that purpose. 16-299829 FC01 SLE 7/18 & 7/25/2018 7/0722 7/0696 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 2018 CP 0191 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN M. HUNNICUTT, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDI TORS The administration of the estate of John M. Hunnicutt, deceased, with the case number indicated above, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The name and address of the personal representative and of the personal representative’s attorneys are set forth below. All persons having claims against this estate, who are served with a copy of this notice, are required to file with this court such claim within the later of three (3) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or thirty (30) days after the date of service of a copy of this notice on such person. Persons having claims against the estate who are not known to the personal representative and whose names or addresses are not reasonably ascertainable must file all claims against the estate within three (3) months after the date of the first publication of this notice. Notwithstanding anything in this notice to the contrary, all claims against the estate must be filed on or before February 7, 2020. ALL CLAIMS AND OBJECTIONS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is July 11, 2018. Attorney for Personal Representative: GARY B. LEUCHTMAN Florida Bar No. 342262 Law Office of Gary B. Leuchtman, PLLC 921 North Palafox Street Pensacola, Florida 32501 Telephone No.: (850) 316-8179 Primary E-mail: Secondary E-mail: Attorney for Personal Representative Personal Representative: GARY B. LEUCHTMAN 921 N. Palafox St. Pensacola, Florida 32501 7/11 & 7/18/2018 7/0696 7/0699 NOTICE OF FORFEITURE Notice is hereby given pursuant to Sec. 932.704, Fla. Stat. that the property described below was seized by the SHERIFF OF SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA on June 30, 2018 in Santa Rosa County, Florida. The property is being held by the SHERIFF OF SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. A Complaint for Judgment of Forfeiture has been filed. All persons claiming a legal interest in the subject property and desiring to contest the forfeiture must file with the court and serve upon the below identified attorney any responsive pleadings and affirmative defenses within 20 days after receipt of this Notice. A 2010 Chevy Silverado (VIN #3GCRCSE03AG277757) was seized on or about June 30, 2018 at 5955 Highway 90 and filed under Case No.: 2018-CA-466 in the First Judicial Circuit, in and for Santa Rosa County, Florida. MELANIE A. ESSARY General Counsel Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office PO Box 7129 Milton, FL 32572 (850) 983-1229 7/11 & 7/18/2018 7/0699 7/0724 NOTICE OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE ENACTMENT TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Please be advised that on the 14th day of Au gust 2018 at 5:45 p.m. CST, in the City Council meeting room at the City Hall at 6738 Dixon Street, in the City of Milton, Florida there will be proposed for enactment an Ordinance whose title is as follows: ORDINANCE NO 1476 18 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MILTON, FLORIDA, AMDENDING CHAPTER 38, PERSONNEL AND RETIREMENT, ARTICLE IV, GENERAL EMPLOYEES’ PENSION AND RETIREMENT SYSTEM, OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF MILTON; AMENDING THE SECTION 38-111, DEFINITIONS BY AMENDING THE DEFINITIONS OF “GENERAL EMPLOYEE” AND “MEMBER”; AMENDING SECTION 38-112, MEMBERSHIP; AMENDING SECTION 38-134, PRIOR GOVERNMENT SERVICE; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY OF PROVISIONS; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. This Ordinance is on file in the City Clerk’s office for inspection. Any interested party may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed Ordinance. This date of July 12, 2018. Dewitt Nobles City Clerk 7/18 & 7/25/2018 7/0724 7/0725 REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS: The City of Milton will receive sealed quotations until 2:00 p.m. Monday July 30, 2018 at City Hall, 6738 Dixon Street, P.O. Box 909, Milton, Florida 32572 for RFQ #2018.02.11 Purchase of New Truck For Gas Department. Information on the bid is available at and at For more information, please contact the Purchasing Department by email at Please be advised that the City Council reserves the right to accept the best bid for the city or reject all bids. 7/18 & 7/21/2018 7/0725 7/0723 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2016-CA-000675 JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association Plaintiff, -vs.James E. Sternischer, Jr. a/k/a James E. Sternischer; Unknown Spouse of James E. Sternischer, Jr. a/k/a James E. Sternischer; Santa Rosa County, Florida; Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC; Unknown Parties in Possession #1, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants; Unknown Parties in Possession #2, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to order rescheduling foreclosure sale or Final Judgment, entered in Civil Case No. 2016-CA-000675 of the Circuit Court of the 1st Judicial Circuit in and for Santa Rosa County, Florida, wherein JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, Plaintiff and James E. Sternischer, Jr. a/k/a James E. Sternischer are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, Donald C. Spencer, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash AT www .santarosa.realforeclose.c om AT 11:00 A.M. CENTRAL STANDARD TIME on September 24, 2018


ClassifiedsB8| Santa Rosa’s Press Gazette Wednesday, July 18, 2018 6019080 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOT 1, BLOCK “K”, THE BARBAROSA TERRITORY, A SUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “B”, PAGE 130, ON FILE WITH THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Court Administration, ADA Liaison Santa Rosa County 6865 Caroline Street Milton, FL 32570 Phone (850) 623-3159 Fax (850) 982-0602 ADA.SantaRosa@flcourt at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Sent this 5th day of July, 2018 *Pursuant to Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.516(b)(1)(A), Plaintiff’s counsel hereby designates its primary email address for the purposes of email service as: SFGTampaService@logs .com* SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACH, LLP Attorneys for Plaintiff 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd., Ste 100 Tampa, FL 33614 Telephone: (813) 880-8888 Ext. 5141 Fax: (813) 880-8800 For Email Service Only: SFGTampaService@logs.c om For all other inquiries: By: Helen M. Skala Helen M. Skala, Esq. FL Bar # 93046 Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, you are advised that this office may be deemed a debt collector and any information obtained may be used for that purpose. 15-291924 FC02 W50 7/18 & 7/25/2018 7/0723 FLORIDA -STATEWIDE Lung Cancer? And Age 60+? You And Your Family May Be Entitled To Significant Cash Award. Call 855-259-0557 for Information. No Risk. No Money Out Of Pocket. GUN SHOW Hadji Shrine Pensacola Gun & Knife Show800 W 9 Mile Rd Pensacola, FloridaJuly 21st & 22nd9:00 am -6:00 pmGeneral Admission $7Concealed Weapons Classes Special Price Sat 11am & 2pm Sunday 1pm 225-287-1934 OFC: 850-476-9384 Live & Online Public Auction Tuesday, July 24th at 10:00 AM 1883 Marina Mile Blvd. (SR 84), Ste 106, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315 Featuring Bankruptcy case assets: Men’s authentic Omega watch, office equipment, flatscreen TV’s, electronics, high-end executive chairs and more! 10%-13% BP. 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