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ol. No. 57
Vol. 100 No. 57


SEECHOBE NEWS


Wednesday, May 13, 2009


50 Plus tax


OCI corrections officer
accused ... Page 3


Lawmakers OK gaming compact


Benefit helps Chaka's
Stars ... Page 20
Index
Arrest report 19
Classifieds ............14,15,16,17,18,19
Community Events............................6
Obituaries 6
Opinion 4,5
Pet of the W eek................................18
Sports 20
Weather 2

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Deal must now
be approved by
Seminole Tribe
By Eric Kopp
Okeechobee News
There were a lot of winners
last week when state legislators
passed the Seminole gaming com-
pact. But, the real winner was the
State of Florida.
Trying to find ways to add mon-


ey to state coffers, the state will get
a minimum of $150 million annu-
ally in revenue sharing if the Semi-
nole Tribe approves the deal. It is
anticipated that the money will be
put to use in the state educational
system.
The Senate passed the bill by
a 31-9 vote, while the House ap-
proved the measure 82-35 as the
Legislative session was winding
down Friday, May 8.
Even though Legislators gave
their approval, the Seminole Tribe


must still okay the pact. If the
Tribe approves the deal it will then
be sent to the U.S. Department of
Interior. It must also be ratified by
the Legislature.
Under the agreement, the Tribe
will have blackjack and other card
games at three Broward County
casinos and the Hard Rock in
Tampa. They will also be able to
put in Vegas-style slot machines at
all seven of their casinos, includ-
ing the one at Brighton Seminole
Reservation.


Also, poker rooms at pari-mu-
tuel facilities will stay open longer
and will now have larger pots.
And, where already approved by
South Florida voters, the tax rate
on the profit from slot machines
will be lowered from 50 to 35 per-
cent. If voters later approve, these
pari-mutuels will also be allowed
to run blackjack and other card
games.
A Florida TaxWatch study done
earlier this year indicated that if
See GAMING Page 2


Beckham out as OHS football coach


By Charles M. Murphy
Okeechobee News
It was a short marriage and
even shorter honeymoon for
Okeechobee football coach Jer-
emy Beckham, who is no longer
the head coach.
Beckham said he and the
School Administration came to
a mutual agreement for him to



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leave the program on '.,......1 Mike Radebaugh has been
just a week after the firs, II,. -.i named interim coach of the
practices started for spring ball. football team and a search for a
Beckham wouldn't go into permanent successor will begin
specifics about the departure, shortly, according to Assistant Su-
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that the school board gave him \ .1 111 ... i- .sion
and that he didn't' see eye to eye was in the best interests of our
on key issues with the administra- students and the high school ath-


Coach Jeremy Beckham ap- -..
peared to be settling in at Okeechobee News/Charles Murphy
spring practice last week, Defensive line and strength and conditioning coach Billy
but this week brought news Brockhouse tutors some of the young Brahmans at spring
that he would be replaced, practice.


Kenworthy also gave no spe-
cifics on what the disagreement
with Beckham was. He noted the
spring football season will contin-
ue as scheduled, with the spring
jamboree planned for Brighton
next Thursday and the spring
game at home against Palm Bay
on May 29.
Kenworthy also said Rade-
baugh is likely not a candidate
for the permanent position, "I
wouldn't eliminate him, but he
has a full plate and it would be
difficult for an administrator to
handle both jobs."
Beckham was hired in January
after Chris Branham resigned fol-
lowing two great seasons where
the Brahmans reached the Class
4A regional quarterfinals. Beck-
ham was selected after an ex-
haustive search that resulted in
more than 30 applicants. The lo-
cal candidates on the list and the
others are allowed to reapply for
this position.
Kenworthy said all the assistant

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Okeechobee News


GAMING
Continued From Page 1

the compact was approved the state would
lose money from other tax sources, such as
pari-mutuels. However, the study went on to
say that after five years the state will see a
net increase.
After the bill cleared both chambers, the

News in brief

Non Alcoholic Grad Nite
On June 4, 2009, the seniors will cel
ebrate a milestone in their lives with
graduation from High School. To keep the
graduates safe, the Okeechobee Kiwanis
Club sponsors the alcohol-free all night
graduation party. Donations of cash and
door prizes are sought for the 2009 event.
Checks made out to "Grad Nite" can be
mailed to 110 N.E. Fifth Street, Okeecho-
bee, FL 34972 or if prizes need to the
picked up call 863-763-1994.

Free government contract
business seminar set
The Small Business Development Cen-
ter will be holding a seminar for those
looking to win contracts from the Govern
ment on May 14, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The
seminar will be held at the Williamson
Conference Center at Indian River College
on N.W. Ninth Avenue. Government con-
tract expert Dan Telop from Florida Gulf
Coast University will be on hand to show
attendees the ins and outs of doing busi-
ness with the Government including how
to register and submit bids. The seminar
is FREE to the public but registration is
required. Please call 863-517-0097 to reg-
ister.

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Seminole Tribe of Florida issued a statement
Friday saying it looked forward to working
out an agreement with Governor Charlie
Crist.
"Today, we move closer to reaching an
agreement that will support education, put
unemployed Floridians back to work and
bring economic relief to our state. It is a day
that has been 19 years in the making and we
commend the Florida Legislature for taking

Local Forecast


this critical step," said the statement. "Go-
ing forward, we will conduct a thorough re-
view of the provisions in the bill. We remain
hopeful that together with Gov. Crist and the
Legislature we can agree upon a compact."
The deal not only guarantees revenue
sharing with the Tribe, but lets the state now
use the more than $150 million already set
aside by the original pact between the Tribe
and Gov Crist.


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Weather forecast for Okeechobee County
from the National Weather Service: Continued From Page 1


Okeechobee Forecast
Today: Mostly cloudy with a high near
88 with a slight chance of showers, then a
30 percent chance of showers and thunder-
storms after 2 p.m. Winds will be from the
southeast between 5 and 10 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low
around 66 and winds from the east between
5 and 10 mph.
Extended Forecast
Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a high
near 88 and winds from the east between
5 and 15 mph with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Rain chance is 20 percent for showers and
thunderstorms after 2 p.m.
Thursday night: Partly cloudy with a
low around 68 and winds from the east be-
tween 5 and 10 mph.
Friday: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms after
2p.m.


coaches selected by Beckham were asked to
continue in those positions at least through
spring ball.
Beckham said all of those coaches are
committed to the kids and he expected they
would stay with the program, "I just feel the
level of expectations for the program I had
for the program was different from the ad
ministrations."
Beckham added that he would pursue
other coaching options in Florida.


May 13, 2009

The governor and the Seminoles entered
into an agreement in 2007 that gave the
Tribe Vegas style slot machines and black-
jack. That agreement was thrown out by
the Florida Supreme Court which ruled that
Gov. Crist overstepped his authority. The
high court said only state Legislators could
approve such a deal.
The Tribe, however, went ahead with its
expansion plans.


"I wish that we saw eye to eye, I felt the
support from the community was there and
we were building support from other areas,
I'm disappointed I can't see those through,"
he added.
Kenworthy said he expected a full time
football coach to be hired in time for the be
ginning of fall practice in August. He noted
Okeechobee football has a long history of
integrity, sportsmanship and fair play and
that the team is ready to move forward in a
positive direction.
"This is just a little bump in the road, a
minor setback. The kids are ready to give
their all," he added.


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Corrections officer denies sexual allegation
By Eric Kopp Jo Ellyn Rackleff, a DOC public informa- According to a report by Deputy Ellis, Ms. office, Ms. Rackleff said she could not com-
Okeechobee News tion officer in Tallahassee, said Ms. Bohan Bohannan said two male inmates were in ment because of the ongoing investigation.
A female corrections officer at the nan has turned in her OCI identification. Ms. her office moving a desk when the door to Detective Maerki's report states Ms. Bo-
Okeechobee Correctional Institute (OCI) de- Rackleff also said DOC is conducting a crimi- her office was accidentally closed. The door, hannan denies having sex with the inmate.
nies the allegation that she had sex with a nal investigation into the allegation, she reportedly told the deputy, was to re He also stated that because there is no ongo
male inmate while on duty. Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office main open. She also told the deputy that the ing criminal investigation the sexual assault
According to the Department of Correc- (OCSO) reports by Deputy Donald Ellis and door locks automatically when closed, kit could not be performed.
tions (DOC), Corrections Officer Betty Bo Detective William Maerki indicate there is Shortly after the door closed her captain The detective stated in his report that Ms.
hannan is in the process of being terminated no current criminal investigation being con- and two other officers came into her office Bohannan still had her badge and state-is-
under extraordinary dismissal procedures. ducted by the sheriff's office, and accused her of having sex with the in sued equipment.
Bohannan, 34, was reportedly caught by her In their reports, both Deputy Ellis and mates, stated the OCSO reports. They took Ms. Rackleff said Ms. Bohannan was
captain having sex with the inmate in her Detective Maerki responded to Raulerson her OCI identification and escorted her off hired by the department on Aug. 2, 2002.
OCI office. Hospital at 9:25 p.m. Saturday, May 9. Their the property. A phone call to Ms. Bohannan seeking
The inmate has been identified as Mi- reports state that Ms. Bohannan was at the When asked about Ms. Bohannan's state- comment was not returned as of newspaper
chael C. Skinner, 31, who was sentenced to hospital and was asking that a sexual assault ment that there were two inmates in her deadline.


life after his 2003 conviction of first degree
murder in Polk County.


kit be performed on her to prove that she
had not had sex with anyone.


OUA asked to help with Wi-Fi


By Pete Gawda
Okeechobee News
The Okeechobee Utility Authority (OUA)
Board of Directors heard good news and bad
news at their meeting on Tuesday, May 12.
The good news is that wireless high speed
internet may soon be more readily available
in Okeechobee. The bad news is that the
utility was forced to purchase the package
treatment plant serving King's Bay.
Steve Briney, of CML Communications,
outlined his plan for providing expanded
wireless high speed internet to as many
areas of the county as possible. In addition
to providing a service at a price below any
other provider, Mr. Briney said he plans to
deliver free internet to disadvantaged chil-
dren and their parents as well as to handi
capped individuals who are economically
disadvantaged.
Mr. Briney wanted to use OUA water and
communication towers and possibly even
OUA buildings to mount his equipment. In
exchange, Mr. Briney's company would be
willing to provide lighting of structures in-
volved and maintenance of OUA antennas
and guy wires.
Since Mr. Briney's program is still in the
planning stage, he had no definite proposals
to offer. No formal action was taken.
At the advice of legal counsel the board
agreed to a $363,500 purchase price for the
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Corrections officer
It was on the news that a female cor-
rections officer at the Okeechobee Correc-
tional Facility is accused of having relations
with an inmate. If she did it, is the woman
gone completely mad? Didn't she know you
can't keep something like that a secret?
As a retired correctional officer I knew
there would be problems when the states let
the male officer work at the female prisons
and the female officers work at the male
prisons. I can recall when it first started, a
female officer would stand and watch the
male prisoners in the showers. It should
have never been permitted in the first place.
Men have this little thing called testos-
terone. A woman can qwell a disturbance
sometimes better than they can. What I do
believe is that if you have a weak mind you
do not need to go into that profession. How-
ever, confidence can be faked, can it not?
Self esteem can be faked, and lead a person
to appear to be what they are not, and men,
well, men are going to do what they do.
I don't understand how these officers
get themselves into these situations. They
know the high risk of AIDS.

Happy Mothers Day
Wishing love and peace to all Mothers
A special thought for those Mothers who
have lost children and now are Angels in
safe hands.

School situation
Here's the deal from Joe the plumber
concerning this school situation. I don't un
derstand what the big deal is. The principals
had to make tough decisions, but they did
what was best for kids. They should be com-
mended, not slandered. If that offends some
people, so what? Teachers aren't the only
ones out of jobs here. We need to keep this
in prospective!


Why aren't Americans
buying American cars?
It seems the American public is more
interested in smaller, fuel efficient cars es-
pecially those that are more affordable. Will
the American car makers be willing to com-
pete for that market? There is less profit per
vehicle, but it's a growing market.
I think if the auto makers produce
some-
thing
Ameri-


b they will
buy it.
Look at how fast the new Camaros are sell-
ing. Plus the new Transformer movie comes
out soon, and Chevrolet was smart to use
that to their advantage.
The recent gas hike was yet another
wake up call that we need more fuel ef-
ficient vehicles also. Not only that but we
need to make the vehicles Americans want
get better gas mileage. What is the point of
having a truck that gets 30 mpg if you can't
tow or haul anything with it? New hybrids
that are feasible for every one not just peo-
ple who live in cities with nice climates. Ford
has one for 2010 the Milan/Fusion is a full
hybrid. Plug in hybrids which if driven un-
der the right conditions may never use gas.
I'm sure the Japanese are working on these
things too. But it is good to see we are trying
to take the lead in a lot of areas. This has
been a wake up call for the American Auto
Makers. I see a lot of good coming from it.
Now it is up to the American Public to sup
port them and put America First.
I will continue to look at a U.S.-made
car before a foreign one, but as a consumer
I will ultimately make my pick on what is the
best choice. Sometimes that might not be an
American-made vehicle, and that's how free
market capitalism works. We just need to be
better competitors.

Entertainment
I wish we had more in-town for enter
tainment. I hate it that we have to drive to
the coast to find a skating rink. If this town
could support a skating rink 25 years ago --
when we had one -- surely with the added
population we could support one now.


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Burn ban
I don't care if there is an official burn
ban issued or not, it is just too dry to be set
ting fires. People, use some common sense.
Now is not the time to burn yard debris. Let
the waste disposal folks haul it off.
I was curious as to why the counties
around us have burn bans in effect and
Okeechobee County doesn't. So I went
to the Division of Forestry web site and
looked up the contact number and called
and asked. I was told that unless there is a
statewide or regionwide burn ban in effect
-- which can be done by the Commissioner
of Agriculture or the Governor -- then it is
up to each county. The counties around us
such as Glades, Hendry, St. Lucie and Mar
tin, have all imposed burn bans because it is
so dry. But Okeechobee County hasn't both-
ered to do that. It is just as dry here
in fact our drought index is highe-
than St. Lucie County's drought in-
dex. But the County Commission-
ers just haven't done it. I have to
wonder why not? Hendry County
and Glades County Commission
ers are concerned enough about
the danger of wildfire to impose burn
bans, but Okeechobee County Commission-
ers are not.
We are solidly in the 650 699 range
of the Keetch-Byram Drought Index (KBDI.
Anyone with any amount of common sense
should know that burning at this time can
lead to disaster. Hopefully, those who choose
to partake in smoking also know that "fling-
ing" their butts outside their vehicle can also
lead to disaster.
When the grass is so dry -as it is right
now -- be careful if you drive any kind of
vehicle into high grass. The heat from your
engine can start a fire. ATVs are especially
bad about this because they can throw off
sparks. That is how the big fire inside the
Lake Okeechobee dike started last year, and
that fire caused a lot of damage as well as
injuries in auto accidents caused due to the
poor visibility from the smoke. Do not drive
or ride in the dry brush. You could endanger
yourself and others by starting a brush fire.

Water conservation
I think the deputies could just take a
ride around the county and see who is wast-
ing water. It's pretty obvious when you see
one house on the street with a lush, green
yard and the rest with brown grass.


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Juvenile facility
SIt was nice for someone to refer to the
juveniles housed at the juvenile facility as
clients. In the real world they are thugs and
bullies that will in all probability lead a life of
crime. They have no respect for anyone or
anything including themselves. They were
probably raised this way and that's the life
they more than likely will follow, with few
exceptions.
I hope the company that is going to take
over the juvenile facility has a better plan for
controlling the boys incarcerated there. It
seems every time I pick up the paper I read
about the juveniles attacking the staff mem-
hers. It seems like there are all kinds of legal
protections for the boys but very few for the
adults who work there.
I wonder why the State of Florida wants
to give the contract to run the juvenile deten-
tion facilities to a company from overseas.
Haven't we outsourced enough of our jobs.
Now we send the money to companies
overseas and let them run our prisons? Can't
Americans do anything themselves. In this
economy, I just hate to see any more local
people lose their jobs. Doesn't the state care
about that?

Water quality
Our water is disgusting! We can't drink
it, or do much else with it. Even if you boil
it it is yellow and has particles floating in it.
Even household items are effected by all the
grit in it. How can our city management ex-
pect us to accept this? Sure, we are a small
town, but we aren't backwoods people who
don't know any better. Now you want to
raise our water bill! How dare you to think
we should just go with the flow. Editor's
note: The city does not control the water
system; it is operated by the utility authority
Water quality may be affected by a number
of factors including the water lines to and
in your home. Ifyou are Okeechobee Utility
Authority water, questions may be directed
to 763-9460.


Teachers
I saw in the paper that this is teacher
appreciation week. I think all of the parents
should take the time to thank the teachers
who work so hard. They deserve some ap-
preciation.


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May 13, 2009

Okeechobee Health Department


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Caring for your septic system

By John Burton, interim director
Okeechobee County Health Department
Your home is one of your greatest assets.
But did you realize that you can better pro-
tect the value of your home by taking care
of your septic system? Failing septic systems
are not only expensive to repair and replace,
they are something you can avoid.
To avoid flushing thousands of dollars
down the drain, keep your septic system in
good working condition. This type of safe
treatment of sewage prevents the spread
of infection and disease and protects our
ground water. Also when a septic tank is
working properly, it naturally removes most
of the pollutants that can make you sick.
With a few simple steps your septic system
will function to protect your health and your
investment.


Pump your septic sys-
tem at least every 3 to
5 years to help insure it
works properly.
Protect your septic sys-
tem, do not drive or park
vehicles on the septic tank
or drainfield.
Plant only grass over John
and near your drainfield John
to avoid damage from Burton
roots. Make sure your gutter downspouts
are directed away from the drainfield area.
Fix leaking toilets and dripping faucets im-
mediately.
Use your toilet to flush human waste only.
Anything other than human waste can clog
and possibly damage your septic system.
Do not pour household products, such as
cleansers, medicine, auto fluids, paint and
lawn care products down the drain. These


items can pollute surface and ground water,
which supplies your drinking water. It may
also end up in your local creeks and lakes.
Compost your kitchen scraps rather than
use your garbage disposal, to help your sep-
tic system last longer.
Conserve water and consider spreading
laundry out over days instead of doing all
the laundry on one day. Front loading wash-
ing machines use much less water than top
loading machines. Remember your septic
tank and drainfield cannot accept unlimited
amounts of water and still function prop-
erly.
Please contact the Okeechobee County
Health Department if you have any ques-
tions concerning your septic system at 462-
5805
John Burton is the Interim Environmental
Health Director at the Okeechobee County
Health Department.


Community Calendar


Wednesday
Just forToday Club of Okeechobee, 242 Hwy 441 S.E.,
Okeechobee, A.A. Grapevine Group open discussion
6:30 p.m.; N.A. Nowhere Left To Go Group 8 p.m. The
Just for Today Club of Okeechobee is not affiliated with
any 12 step fellowships.
Marthas House support groups meet each
Wednesday. Spanish groups meet from 7 until 8 p.m.
at the Okeechobee Christian Church, 3055 S.E. 18th
Terrace. Ana Romero is the group facilitator. Another
group meets in the Okeechobee County Health
Department, 1798 N.W. Ninth Ave., from 5 until 6 p.m.
with Irene Luck as the group facilitator There is another
meeting from 6 until 7 p.m. with Shirlean Graham as the
facilitator. For information, call 863-763-2893.
A A meeting from noon until 1 p.m. at the First United
Methodist Church of Our 200 N.W. Second St. It's an
open meeting.
A.A. meeting from 8 until 9 p.m. at the Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, 701 S.W Sixth St. t will be a closed
discussion.
Bingo at the Buckhead Ridge Moose Lodge. Food will
be served at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 6 p.m. Public is
welcome.
Ministerial Association meets the second Wednesday
of every month at noon at the Clock restaurant. All area
ministers are invited to attend.
Thursday
Okeechobee Stitchin' meets every Thursday from
10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Okeechobee Presbyterian
Church, 312 North Parrott Ave. Bring your sewing project
and mach ine and in n the fun. All types of sewing
is welcome. For more information call Belinda Boyle at
863-357-0166 or Corry Geissinger at 863-467-2231.
Just forToday Club of Okeechobee, 242 Hwy 441 S.E.,
Okeechobee, N.A. Sickest Of The Sick Group basic text
meeting 8 p.m. The Just for Today Club of Okeechobee
is not affiliated with any 12 step fellowships.
A.A. Closed big book meeting from 8 p.m. until 9 p.m.
at Church of Our Savior, 200 N.W Third St.

Letter to the Editor

Space for Habitat
On behalf of Habitat for Humanity of
Okeechobee County, we would like to thank
you for the space that you gave us in your
newspaper to announce the softball tourna-
ment to benefit our local Habitat program. It
was very successful and we appreciate your
interest in us. Thank you for helping us to
get our news out to the public. It has made
people very aware of Habitat in this area.
Thanks to you.
Sincerely,
Shirley Matson
Board member, Habitat for Human-
ity of Okeechobee


Tantie Quilters meet every Thursday from 9 a.m. until
2 p.m. at the Historical Society Museum on U.S. 98 N.
For information call Margaret at 863-467-8020, or Marie
at 863-357-0868.
New Beginning's meeting of Narcotics Anonymous
will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7.30 p.m. at
Believers Fellowship Church, 300 S.W Fifth Ave. It will
be an open discussion meeting. For more information
call Monika Allen at 863-801-3244.
Family History Center meets from 1 until 5 p.m. at
the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 310
S.W Sixth St. Anyone interested in finding who your
ancestors are is welcome to attend. For information, call
The Family History Center at 863-763-6510 or Richard
Smith at 863-261-5706 for special appointments
Prayer Group meets at 10 a.m. at the Community
Center located at 412 N.W Sixth St. For information, call
863-763-5996
Christian Fellowship Prayer group meets at 9:30 a.m. at
the fellowship hall at 412 N.W. Sixth St For information,
call 863-763-5996.
Kiwanis Club of Okeechobee will meet from noon
until 1 p.m. at the American Legion Post 64 501 SE
Second St. All Kiwanis and the public are welcome. For
information, contact Frank Irby at 863-357-1639.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 47 will meet from 5
until 6:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 200
N W. Second St. Please join us or ask questions Call
Phyllis at 863-467-8636, or Hazel at 863-763-4920 for
information.
Cowboys for Christ will meet at Dunklin Memorial, 407
N.W Second Ave. Everyone is invited. For information,
call Mike Fletcher at 863-357-6257
Martha's House Inc. sponsors weekly support groups
for women who are, or have been, affected by domestic
violence and abusive relationships. The support groups
are held every Thursday at 6 p.m. For information call
863-763-2893, or call Shirlean Graham or Irene Luck at
863-763-2893 or 863-763-0202.


Free Adult Basic Education/GED and English as a
second language classes are available at Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, 701 S.W Sixth St., from 7 until 9 p.m.
A.A. meeting will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at the
First United Methodist Church, 200 N.W. Second St.
This will be an open meeting.
Hand & Hand Ministries of Palmdale meets the second
Thursday of each month in the community club house
on the corner of Fifth and Main at 6 p.m. for food and
fellowship and gospel music and the word at 7 p.m. For
information call 863-612-0640.
NarcoticAnonymous NA-meetsat Believers Fellowship,
300 S.W. Sixth Ave. at 7 p.m. For information call Monika
at 863-801-3244.
Taylor Creek Bass Club will hold meet at the Buckhead
Ridge VFW Post #9528 at 7 p.m. The club meets the
second Thursday each month with bass tournaments
held the following weekend. For information call Dave
Stout at 863-467-2255.
Classic car show at Beef O'Brady's, 608 S. Parrott
Ave., from 6:30 until 8 p.m.
Ongoing Caregiver Support Group Hospice of
Okeechobee and the Area Agency on Aging sponsor
a caregiver support group every Thursday at 2 p.m.
Anyone who is caring for an ill family member is welcome
to join. The meetings are held at Hospice at 411 S.E.
Fourth St. For information, call 863-467-2321.
Raulerson Hospital offers a monthly Diabetes Support
Group which meets on the second Thursday of each
month in the hospital cafeteria at 2 p m If you have any
questions please call the program coordinator, Wanda
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Memorial set
for fallen officers
The annual Law Enforcement Memorial
Service will be held Friday, May 15, at the
Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office, 504
N.W. Fourth St., starting at 9 a.m. The pub-
lic is invited. For information, contact the


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have any questions, please contact Teresa
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Dianne K. Ford, 60
OKEECHOBEE Dianne K. Ford, died Friday,
May 8, 2009, in Palm Beach Gardens Hospital.
She was 60."!
She was born Nov. 23, 1948
in Mobile, Ala.
She is survived by her hus-
band, Charles B. Ford of
tha Flocken of Milton; son,
Bleu Ford of Okeechobee;
son-in-law, Chris Flocken;
and grandson, Taylor Flocken, both of Milton.
A memorial service will be from 4 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at Bass Okeechobee
Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
Hospice of Okeechobee, P.O. Box 1548, Okee-
chobee, FL 34973.
Friends may sign the guestbook at www.bas-
sokeechobeefh.com.
Arrangements by Bass Okeechobee Funeral
Home and Crematory, 205 N.E. 2nd St., Okee-
chobee.

Frank Jeffery Jeff' Griffis, 42
OKEECHOBEE Jeff Griffis, age 42, of Okee-
chobee, died due to an aortic aneurysm May 10,
2009, at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center in
Ft. Pierce.
Born May 22, 1966, in
Okeechobee to Alberta Griffis
and the late Charles D. Griffis,
he was a heavy equipment
operator. He attended church
at Dunklin Memorial Camp.
He was preceded in death
by his father, Charles D. Grif-
fis; and his grand-
mother, Gladys Clay founder
of Gladys' Restaurant. He is survived by his
mother, Alberta Griffis; son, Jonathan Griffis; sis-
ter, Carrie Kilpatrick; brother, Charles "Joey"
Griffis; fiance, Kelly Nealis; two nephews, David
Kilpatrick and Charles Coby Griffis.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. today, May 14, at
Bass Okeechobee Chapel. Funeral services will
be 11 a.m. Friday, May 15, at Fountain of Life
Church with Pastor Mickey Evans and Pastor
Joe Bishop officiating. Burial will follow at Ever-
green Cemetery.
Friends may sign the guestbook at www.bas-
sokeechobeefh.com.
Arrangements by Bass Okeechobee Funeral
Home and Crematory, 205 NE 2nd ST, Okee-
chobee, Fl 34972.


Mary Ellen Ewing Mercer
OKEECHOBEE Mary Ellen Ewing Mercer, of
Okeechobee, died peacefully on May 7, 2009.
Her husband, of 25 years, John Homer Mercer,
predeceased her in December 2001.
She was born in Mount Vernon, Ohio, in 1933
to John D. Ewing and Esther Boner Ewing. She
attended Denison University and was a member
of Tri Delta Sorority. After she moved to Miami
she became a model and worked as a secretary.
During her marriage Mary Ellen and John re-
sided in the Pine Crest section of South Miami.
They traveled many times to Africa on hunting
and photographic safaris. They also raised
champion field trial Brittany Spaniels. Mary Ellen
was an avid quail hunter and a trap and skeet
enthusiast. In 1992 the Mercers moved to a
game preserve named Indian Hammock in
Okeechobee, where they enjoyed nature, wild-
life, trap and skeet.
She is survived by her stepdaughter, Frances
deCourcy Mercer; her devoted friends, Sue
Black and Anne Bonanno; her dedicated care-
giver, Teri Foulke; and the many Indian Ham-
mock friends, and cousins in Ohio. All of her
friends will miss her and will carry fond memo-
ries.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to:
American Brittany Rescue, 114 Marlin Ct., Cen-
terville, MD 21617.
A celebration of life will be at a later date.
All arrangements are under the direction and
care of the Buxton Funeral Home and Cremato-
ry, 110 NE 5th Street, Okeechobee.

Raymond Luther Morgan, 93
OKEECHOBEE Raymond Luther Morgan,
age 93, of Okeechobee, died Friday, May 8,
2009, in Palm Garden of Port St. Lucie.
Born September 17, 1915 in Tigrett, Tennessee
he had been a longtime resident of Okeecho-
bee.
He is survived by his sisters, Elva Barner, Sue
Botkins, both of Lafe Arkansas; brother, Leroy
Morgan of Jacksonville, Ark.; grandchildren,
Douglas Townsend of Howell, Mich., Donald
Townsend (Theresa) of Rector, Ark., Jeff Knapik
(Margie) of Sanford, Mich., Kim Garcia (Terry)
of Breckinridge, Mich., Scott Knapik (Lisa) of
Wheeler, Mich., Jim Knapik (Shannon) of Hem-
lock, Mich.; and longtime cose friend, Willie
York of Okeechobee.
The family received friends on Tuesday, May
12, and services will be today at 11 a.m. in the
Buxton Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will
follow in Evergreen Cemetery.
All arrangements are under the direction and
care of the Buxton Funeral Home and Cremato-
ry, 110 NE 5th Street, Okeechobee, Florida.

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Naomia'Polly' Akard
Underwood, 81
OKEECHOBEE Naomia "Polly" Akard Un-
derwood, age 81, of Okeechobee, died Satur-
day, May 9, 2009, in the
Okeechobee Health Care Fa-
cility.
She was born June 2, 1927,
to Hattie and Claude Akard in
Bailey, Texas. She moved to
Okeechobee and became a
member of the First Baptist
Church in 1969. She was a
hom em ak -
er and secretary for her family busi-
ness in Mobile Home Sales.
She was preceded in death by her beloved
husband, Elmer Underwood; brother, John Ak-
ard; sister, Tommy Boland; brother and sister-
in-laws, Adell Caphart (Ray), Franklin Under-
wood (Amary/Dorty), Ellen Richardson
(Luke/Don), and Earl Underwood (Peggy).
She is survived by her two sons, Dale Under-
wood (Betty Taylor), Nick Underwood (Susan)
of Okeechobee; and sister-in-laws, Doris Grant
(David) and Johnnie Underwood. In addition
she is survived by six grandchildren, Rhonda
Underwood of New York, William Underwood
(Kelley), Laurie Underwood (John), Lisa John-
son (Marcus) of Okeechobee, Jennifer Ballard
(Gene) of Georgia; and ten great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends today, May 13,
from 1 p.m. until service time of 3 p.m. in the
Buxton Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will
follow in the Evergreen Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to www.bux-
tonfuneralhome.com.
All arrangements are under the direction and
care of the Buxton Funeral Home and Cremato-
ry, 110 NE 5th Street, Okeechobee.

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Group chooses basketball hoops over gangs


By Eric Kopp
Okeechobee News
Thanks to a light going off in the head of
Sylvester Whitaker and some financial help
by a local businessman, some local boys
have found their way into a basketball gym
instead of a gang.
The Lakeside Kings, ranked third in the
state and in the top 40 nationally, will take
their traveling hoop show on the road once
again when they head to Lakeland for the
state USSSA tournament June 12-14. If the
local team places high there, it will then
qualify them for a berth in the national USS-
SA tournament in Indiana.
As chairman of the business relations
committee, which is part of the local Gang
Reduction Task Force, Steve Geary is more
than happy to help the local kids. The whole
purpose behind the team is to show the kids
another way of life that does not include
gangs.
"There are alternatives in life," said Mr.


Geary, owner of Shoreline Aluminum.
"There are avenues in life and good paths to
go down and there are people willing to take
the time and mold them. These coaches-if
the kids want to play-will even pick them
up and take them home."
And when Mr. Whitaker, a prep basket-
ball official and one of the Kings' coaches,
saw similar programs in other communities
he wondered to himself why there wasn't
one in Okeechobee.
"I was officiating a basketball game at
Okeechobee High School one night and
(OHS boys varsity) Coach (Jon) Enrico said
we needed to start a basketball team and a
light went off in my head," recalled Mr. Whi-
taker. "I talked to him and I said 'I'm going
to do it.' I was introduced to Myron (fellow
Lakeside coach Refoure) and it took off from
there."
They, along with fellow coach Marvin
Roberts, began putting things together and
by March of this year they had a team.


"It wasn't easy, but it happened," said Mr.
Refoure.
Mr. Whitaker said he "recruited" a core
group of players and those kids then recruit-
ed the rest until they had a squad of 15.
Next, the travelling team targeted four
tournaments and did well enough to qualify
for the state event.
Since the team's inception, the kids have
been spending their time in the Yearling Mid-
dle School or the Freshman Campus gyms
instead of on the street.
"We have a very diverse team," said Mr.
Whitaker. "The opportunity is there for them
to get exposed to these activities because
there is a local group (gang). I know there
is some affiliation due to family members,
but they (the kids) have been positive. The
opportunity has been there for them to turn
right instead of turning left."
According to Mr. Geary, "each one of
these kids has the opportunity to go with
one of these gangs but they are choosing to
play basketball."
Detective Sergeant Brad Stark, who heads
up the gang unit for the Okeechobee County
Sheriff's Office, has documented 12 local
criminal street gangs with over 200 mem-
bers and associates.
For now, Mr. Geary said they are focusing
on this age group and will go straight to the
gridiron once the hoop season is over.
"We want to keep them busy all year
long," he said.
He went on to say that he is in the pro-


cess of starting a company to be called the
Lakeside Athletic League. The focus of the
company will be to make sports available to
boys and girls from the third grade through
high school.
Mr. Geary said local business leaders and
churches are being sought "to get involved
and to be a part of this."
To show off what has been so quickly ac-
complished, the Lakeside Kings will be play-
ing a practice game Friday, May 15, in the
OHS gym beginning at 7 p.m. There will be
a $2 admission charge.
Proceeds from the game will fund the
team's trip to Lakeland. It's estimated that
it will take at least $2,000-which includes
the entry fee, motel rooms and food for the
team-to go to the state event.
Besides displaying their talents, Mr. Geary
said the Lakeside Kings will also get their
new uniforms Friday.
"If it wasn't for the schools allowing us
to come in and practice, this wouldn't have
happened," said Mr. Geary. "It (basketball)
has provided more structure and changed
the whole dynamic of their attitude. When
they were given their practice uniforms
it took it to another level-now they had
something."
That kind of makes one wonder what
level the team will reach when they get their
new uniforms.


Lakeside Basketball
The Lakeside Basketball team is part of a traveling league. In the top row left to
right are: Coach Myron Refoure, Zachary Stanley, Stephen Geary, Coach Syl-
vester Whltaker, Jose Santibez, Alejandro Dlaz, Sylvester Butler, Coach Mar-
vin Roberts, Eddie Neal, Felton Johnson. In the bottom row from left to right
are: Luis Fonseca, Rashad Bailey, LaVonta Spivey, Sidarius Whitaker, TaNorris
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a nice family atmosphere...
We have a variety of Breakfast,
lunch & dinner specials.
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for lunch? We'll get you in and out
faster than any other full service
restaurant in town and that's guar-
anteed. For breakfast, the Clock has a
breakfast buffet that runs 7 days a
week for $7.19 with just about every
breakfast item on it you can think of.
Everyone knows about our famous
Touchdown Breakfast that is always
available any time of the day: 2 eggs,
2 pancakes, 2 bacon strips, 2 sausage
links for $4.89.


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delicious cold cuts to Hot dogs and
Hamburgers for only $7.99.
For dinner, try our all you can eat
shrimp & fish for only $9.99, every
Friday and Saturday night. We also
offer our Prime Rib Dinner for only
$9.99, anyday anytime!. You will find
the coupon for this and many other
specials right here in the Okeechobee
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right, Nancy Vaughan, director of Christian education, First United Methodist
Church, Rev. Loy Mershimer, pastor of Okeechobee Presbyterian Church,
Rev. Jim Dawson, assistant pastor, First United Methodist Church, and Rev.
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Boaz Frankel arrived in Okeechobee by train on Monday. His Unroad Trip is taking
him all across the country using every means of transportation except automobile.
Using an airboat piloted by Jason Williams, right, Mr. Frankel crosses the lake to
Clewiston. From there he will travel by horseback across Hendry County.


'Unroad Trip' comes to


Okeechobee from Oregon


By Pete Gawda
Okeechobee News
For someone who does not own a car,
Boaz Frankel gets around a lot. He got off an
Amtrak train in Okeechobee Monday after-
noon, May I 1 as part of his Unroad Trip, a car-
free journey across America that uses alterna-
tive methods of transportation and stays away
from highways.
Mr. Frankel is a television and video pro-
ducer who has also managed a small zoo in
the middle east and started the west coast's
only kazoo museum. He also plays kazoo in
Seattle's jugband, The Dexter Street Stompers.
"I love walking, biking and public trans-
port," he said, explaining those means of
transportation allow him to meet people.
The Unroad Trip started April 19 in his
hometown of Portland, Oregon. Mr. Frankel
started out on a cooler powered by an electric
motor with a top speed of 14 miles per hour.
He soon switched to man's most ancient way
of transportation, walking. Then he joined
the mayor of Portland on a tandem bicycle
before catching a train to California where
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Gate Bridge. He has travelled by foot, ferry-
boat, water taxi, yacht, catamaran, helicopter,
horse drawn wagon, traditional bicycle, a row
bicycle (which is a combination of a rowing
machine and a bicycle), a pedal powered kay-
ak, electric shuttle bus, natural gas bus and a
supercharged pogo stick. At the Albuquerque
zoo he rode a camel. His journey took him
from Albuquerque to Chicago by train where
he encountered his weirdest means of trans-
portation. It was an experimental vehicle that
looked something like a big tricycle with two
wheels in the front and two metal feet in the
back which propelled the vehicle.
On Tuesday, May 12, Mr. Frankel left
Okeechobee by airboat. This was his first air-
boat ride and it would take him to Clewiston
where he planned to travel across Hendry
County on horseback before taking a boat
down the Caloosahatchee River.
From the west coast of Florida, he will head
north to New York and then over to Boston.
After a total of about 10 weeks he plans to end
where he started in Portland. You can follow
his travels by going to Mr. Frankel's website,
www.unroadtrip.com.


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Okeechobee News
Tomorrow's meeting of the Okeecho-
bee County Commission could be short
and routine or it could be long and un-
predictable. Who knows? There are only
four noncontroversial action items on the
agenda. However, as we learned last week,
the most interesting items are not always
on the agenda. They can be brought up at
the end of the meeting by individual com-
missioners. Last week commissioner Ray
Domer was insistent on discussing the
budget even though Commission Chair-
man Clif Betts tried to sidestep the topic.
Commissioner Domer's request to bring
up the topic provoked a lively debate but
no action.
At tomorrow's meeting Donnie Oden is
scheduled to request approval of a recon-
figuration of the Florida Power and Light
easement at the old courthouse to facilitate
placement of a transformer on the east side
of the building. Commissioners are also
scheduled to act on a recommendation
from special magistrate Lois Nichols that
a code violation fine be reduced. Turning


What: Meeting of the Okeechobee
County Commission
When: 9 a.m. Thursday, May 14
Where: Okeechobee County
Health Department Auditorium

to proclamations, the board is expected to
proclaim the month of May as Teen Preg-
nancy Prevention Month and Foster Care
Month in the county.
The big question is if commissioners will
take any action to help alleviate or even dis-
cuss the county's $2.7 million deficit. While
that action is not specifically listed on the
agenda, it could come under the heading
"Staff reports" or it could be brought up by
a commissioner. However, the supporting
documentation accompanying the agenda
does not contain any budget proposals. To
date the only action commissioners have
taken is to lay off seven employees from
the building department.
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- small window ac runs
great used twice. $100.
(63)447-0689



ON COUNTER dish
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May 13, 2009


REFRIGERATOR
Whrilpool 21 cu.ft.
white good cnition
$225. (863)612-5333
WASHER & DRYER -
GE, white, $150
(863)675-2392
WASHER/DRYER GE,
excellent condition,
$1200 for both, will sell
separately.
(863)693-3982
WHIRLPOOL WASHER
& Dryer working con-
dition, beige in color
$250. (863)610-1000
WHRILPOOL washer
and dryer set white
very good condition
$285. (863)612-5333



BREAD MACHINE -
$30. (863)763-8642
NEW ROTESSERIE,
Slushie Maker & 12" SS
Grill Skillet, $175 for all
or will sell separate
(863)467-8140




CHAIN LINK FENCE 5ft
WITH 2 GATES -
$1000/or best offer.
863)673-7890
863)673-4599




NEW WHITE 12' VINYL
SOFFITS 2 BOXES
TRIPLE 4" PTS2V -
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BUNKBED LaBelle.
white Metal w/ ladder
$125/or best offer.
(863)673-5704
CRIB LaBelle. Crib of
high quality wood on
wheels w/ mattress and
Disney interior acesso-
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EDDIE BAUER Wooden
Highchair Natural
Wood w/ white tray.
Excellent condition.
Two available. $50.
(863)634-0245
TODDLE CLOTHES,
toys, ect little gid
items, call for info
$300/will sep.
(863)261-3699



SLIPPERS- MASSAG-
ING Conair, pink. One
size fits most $3/firm.
(863)610-0754



JOHN WAYNE Com-
plete collection plates &
unes under glass.
Price per item. $50.
(239)936-0747




COMPUTER monitor,
speakers, keyboard and
joystick $95.
(863)763-8642
DELL COMPUTER Vis-
ta HomeP/Offlce2007:
new Mat screen; super!
paid $899 must sell.
$350. (863)517-2782
DESKTOP Computer-
XP + edu/games, Crt
Monitor + k/m; fast!
$79. (863)517-2782



BRENT CXC POTTERY
WHEEL asking $300
(863)599-0774




QUILT twin/full size,
HAND STITCHED, w/pil-
low cover. Pinks, tan
cream colors, $98
(863)532-8180



BEDROOM SET Bas-
sett, maple, 2 chests, 1
triple dresser, nite
stand, mirror, chest
$595 (863)467-8140
DINING SET Table, 4
chairs with leaf. Light
color and solid wood.
$100. (863)983-1360
DRESSER Excellent
condition. $100
(863)843-0759
*For Sale* Water Bed
Beautiful Queen complete
with side rails $400 obo
863-484-2052
GLASS TOP TABLE &
CHAIRS 48", beveled
glass, off white wrought
iron, 4 uphol chairs
$135 (863)532-8180
L SHAPE couch 2pc -
carmel colored, Bassett,
in good condition.
$450. (863)902-9469


KING SIZE bed four
poster, mirrored ceiling
and headboard, draw-
ers underneath, LaBelle
$150. (863)517-1663
MATTRESS, Full Size,
Micro Energy. Benefil.
$400 (863)763-4851
PATIO FURNITURE -
10 Pieces + Cushions
Pipe Furniture. $225.
(863)674-0467
RECLINER blue, leath-
er, $100 (863)983-4940
RECLINER CHAIR -
Rattan sides and white
material. Very durable
and great shape. Have
2 @ $125 ea. $125.
(863)824-0145
SOFA & LOVESEAT -
beige pattern, $50
(863)675-2392
SOFA Queen size
sleeper sofa. Good con-
dition. First caller takes.
$5/or best offer.
(863)675-0215
SOFA BED Log cabin,
custom made cushions,
wolf material design.
$300 (239)340-8503




*For Sale*
1994 Golf Cart Club Car
nice shape lot's of extra's
$1295.00 863-634-5862
GOLF CLUBS Ladies
Lynx. Includes bag. $60
(863)763-5265



AK-47 UNDERFOLDER
with case of ammo. -
$1500/fir m.
(941)769-1367
AMMO .223 500rds
ISC 55gr FM] & 120rds
Wolf 55gr HP + four
30rd mags. $150.
(239)275-6942
COLT POCKET Nine -
Rare Colt 9mm. Two
mags. Unfired. Consider
trades. 850/or best of-
fer. (863)634-7157
GUNS Remington 870
wingmaster 12 ga.,
S&W40 cal. auto
$800.00, will separate
$800. (863)447-5915
GUNS Remington 870
wingmaster 12
ga.,S&W40 cal. auto
$800.00,will separate
$800. (863)447-5915
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wingmaster 12
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800.00,will separate
$800. (863)447-5915
M1A BUSH rifle, case
7.62 military ammo,
access. $2750/will sep.
(941)769-1367
RIFLE AK-47 new 80
rounds case $1600/or
best offer.
(239)961-9600


RIFLE .22 Rem. 550
.22LR blue/walnut,
24"bbl. $200.
(239)275-6942
ROSSI .357 Revolver -
Stainless 2" barrel in
near new condition.
$325. (863)673-3893
SMITH AND Wesson
handgun 40 Caliber
M&P Series. Like New.
Call To See. $525/or
best offer.
(863)673-1984
S&W 44 Mag. Model
696-1 New in box. $500
(863)634-4758




CARDIO FLIGHT SLID-
ER $40 CALL
(863)357-2485
ELLIPTICAL TRAINER
MUST SELL! Get in
shape and lose weight
with this trainer.
$175/or best offer.
(863)634-7607
WEIDER XP600 EXER-
CISER Good condition.
$250 Call
(863)357-0023


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OVATION TANNING
BED COMMERCIAL
USED ONLY 34 HOURS.
WAS $8000.00 NEW.
HAS 10-15 MINUTE
TIMER $2000.
(863)673-4851
RCA 500 w/ Surround
Sound Sys. New in the
box. $300
(863)634-4758
ROCK WALL/STAIR
AND CURVED SLIDE
FOR KIDS JUNGLE GYM
$150/will sep.
(863)357-3092
(863)634-2382
How fast can your car
go? It can go even
faster when you sell
it in the classified.
TABLE Stainless Steel.
6Ft. x 212Ft. Wide.
$60 (863)467-9800




KIMBALL PIANO -
beautiful sound, $700
(863)599-0774
KIMBALL PIANO old-
er but in excellent con-
dition $450
(863)357-2485

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DEHUMIDIFIER -
Capehart Portable, like 55 GAL salt water tank
new, $75 w/fish 75.00, 20 al
(863)675-7080 fshwtr w/fish $25.
___(863)801-1800


DIAMOND ENGAGE-
MENT Ring 1 carat -
Round Cut Solataire,
White Gold, Tiffany Set-
ting $1700.
(863)517-1518



CAR ROOF Top Carrier-
Thule Cascade Slightly
used Excellent Condi-
tion 69" X 32" $175.
(863)675-7306
(863)885-1392



ACHY BONES, Very re-
laxing Jacuzzi hot tub,
has all the bells &
whistles, loaded $1000
or will trade for equil
value (863)763-7174
GOLDSTONE TIRES (4)
- These are Military
tires like new. 9.00-16.
Ask for Tommy. $150.
(863)697-8868
HOME THEATER Sys-
tem Koss, DVD, La-
Belle $75.
(863)517-1663
INDUSTRIAL FAN on
pedestal. 67 X 32"W.
$50 (863)467-9800
METAL DRUMS 55
gal. steel barrels, used
once $10.
(863)467-7415
(863)634-4179


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The classified ads
Apple head to Chilhuahua
For Sale moer weighs 6
Ibs. & father weights 3 Ib.
618-841-1188
CHIHUAHUAS (4)-
2 Long Hair & 2 Short Hair
UKC Reg. w/health cert.
$400 ea (863)763-3073
DOG BOX/CARRIER -
3x3, single door
$225/or best offer.
(863)467-7197
DOG BOX/CARRIER -
New, 4x4 double door!
$375/or best offer.
(863)467-7197
DOVES 2 peach ring-
necks. LaBelle $20.
(863)675-2541
(863)675-3729
MEAL WORM starter kit
- Grow your own. Easy
money saver. $20.
(863)763-5150
MINI DACHSHUND
PUPS- 2 Males All
shots/wormed, health,
$250. (863)801-6103
SALT WATER AQUARI-
UM 125 gallon, all
pumps, filters, inclds
custom wood stand
$800 (863)634-3312
WELSH PONY Saddle
& 2 Saddle Pads Includ-
ed. Very good w/chil-
dren. $1050
863-673-5159


BATHTUB New, Cast
Iron, Double-ended.
White 5' dawfoot tub.
Cost $1,700 $800.
(863)467-6079



POOL TABLE $475 or
best offer Anita 8-5pm
863-675-4411

SCUBA WET Suit Fath-
om Seaflex 3/16 one-
piece custom w/acces-
sories. $375.
(239)936-0747

SEARS NORDITRAC El-
liptical machine Excel-
lent condition. $325.
(863)634-5038
WEIDER PROCLUB
weight bench w/3001b
weight set call after
3pm $300.
(863)885-1172



POWER AMPLIFIER -
Jensen amplifier
400watts 4ch
bridgeable $115/or best
offer. (863)634-2191
POWER AMPLIFIER -
pyramid amp 2ch 240
watts works great
$100/or best offer.
(863)634-2191

SUBWOOFER Cadence,
12" carpeted box w/300
amp, CD & Capacitor.
$180 863-697-3748

TECHNIQUES 5 SPKER
STEREO SYSTEM 2
cass. player, 5 CD plyr,
glass door cabinet $500
(863)467-0234



CRAFTSMAN 30 Gal. -
Compressor $150/neg.
(863)697-9204

CRAFTSMAN SHOP Vac
- Wet/Dry 8 gal. $25.
(863)193-1360

DRILL PRESS, table
saw, band saw alot of
misc tools each $100.
(863)801-1800
GENERATOR 6500
Watts, Commercial Unit,
Robin Wisconsin, Elec-
tric or Manual Start,
Runs Great. $350.
(561)573-3499
GUARDIAN GENERA-
TOR New, 15,000
watt, bought new last
yr, $1950
(863)697-9704
Hand Tools for SALE!
Carpenter,plbg., elet.,
sheet mt, cement finishng.
All for $500. 863-763-7871
will separate or negotiate.

RADIAL ARM SAW -
Craftsman, 10", stand,
blades & accessories,
$175. (863)675-7080


TOOLS FOR SALE
7" skill saw/metal box
hasp & paddle lock. $35
Call 863-763-7871




PIONEER DVD Recorder
- Record TV onto blank
DVD's. Excellent condi-
tion w/ instruction
manual. $100.
(863)447-9762



LOOKING TO BUY Mo-
bile home clam shell
awnings 1- 6' x 2'8"
1- 6' x 2' and 2- 4' x 2'
Call (863)467-2589





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HAY RING Heavy Duty
Plastic. $430 neg.
863-674-1181 or
863-673-5159

MISSOURI FOX TROT-
TER Beautiful Gelding.
For more info. call
863-634-5406



CRAFTSMAN 42 in Rid-
ing Mower Good con-
dition, some spare
parts. In Clewiston.
$250. (305)219-6160

CUB CADET MOWER -
ZERO TURN MOWER,
50" CUT, 22 HP, ONLY
40 HRS LIKE NEW.
$ 1 4 0 0 / f Irm r
(863)477-6064

HUSQUVARNA RID-
ING MOWER- 42" cut,
w/util trailer, $500
(863)467-0234

ROCKING CHAIRS 2,
Martha Stewart w/cush-
ions. $80 both, will sep.
(863)763-5265

ZERO TURN Commencal
Mower Bunton, 50"
cut, 25 HP Kohler,
works great
$ 2 0 0 0 / neg
(863)261-6124




MESA PLANT WORLD -
Blueberry $13,
Pomegranates $25,
Pecans
$60, Apple Trees $55,
Peach Trees $55, Pear
Trees $55...
Bulk Mulch Pine or
Eucalyptus.
(863)673-7280
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BEAUTIFUL SAMAN-
THA'S GARDEN APTS -
In Town, 2br/2ba, W&D,
$850 mo. + $500. sec.
(863)634-5780
BEAUTIFUL 2BR, Close
to town. Newly renovat-
ed. Only $750 mo. in-
cludes water. Pets
okay upon approval.
Call 561-255-4377



AFFORDABLE NEW
HOUSES 3/2/2 and
31/1, tile floors, jacuzzi
tub, Bring Pets, Large
Yards (561)723-2226
CBS 3BR, 1.5 BA Carort.
1600 SW 3rd Ave. Near it-
brary. Fenced yard. $900
mo. 2000 to move in.
(863)634-0512
DUPLEX 3BR, 2 BA,
Garbage pickup & Lawn
included. $800 mo., 1st
& sec. (863)634-5283
FURNISHED DUPLEX -
2BR, iBA, 1 car garage,
W&D, DW, Ceiling fans
in every room, front &
rear porch, tile floors
through out, Located in
Kings Bay. Includes
lawn care & garbage.-
$775 first & sec.
(863)467-7528
KINGS BAY, Furnished
1BR, 1BA duplex, 1 car
garage, W&, tile floors
through out, ceiling
fans in every room. In-
cludes, lawn care &
garbage. $675 1st &
sec. (863) 467-7528
LEAVE THE CITY Live
in the country! 2/2
Share 20 acres. Horses
welcome! Call Buzz
(772)201-8230
OKEE 2/1 & 3/1 Clean,
furnished homes. $800
mo. & $850 mo.; water
included. 786-201-0306
OKEECHOBEE 2/1 SW
section of town,
$ 7 5 0 / m o .
863-357-1195
OKEECHOBEE 3BR/1BA
Duplex, DW. W&D Hookup,
central a/c & heat. $750 mo.
+ $500 sec. (863)763-4414



OKEECHOBEE 820 so.
ft. er unit-4 units avail.
Call (772)201-7473 &
ask about free rent.



ROOM TO RENT Pri-
vate BR & BA, on lake,
Taylor Creek. Drug Free
env. Criminal bkgd. ck.
req. $350/mo.
561-644-4242


May 13, 2009



Rooms for rent in Taylor
Creek Nice home good
location 863-430-6646





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Orange Blossom
Ranches $99,900. 3/2
on dbl lot, built in 2000,
excellent cond. Call
Steve (863)801-1739

PLAYLAND PARK 3BR,
2BA on 5 acres, w/de-
tached metal dbl car-
port & util rm. 1/2 ml to
Seminole Elm Sch.
$ 2 7 9 0 00
863)467-7770





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BEST VALUE IN
TOWN! For Rent: 2/1
apartment. Unit newly re-
modeled. Located 12
miles north of Okeecho-
bee on Equestrian Ranch.
Monthly water, trash &
lawn maintenance includ-
ed. No Pets! $495 Move
in special. M-F
(863)467-2982

BHR RVs for Rent,
starting $300-$500 &
1BR/1BA Cabin, 55+
park, seasonal or yearly.
(863)763-7164

BUCKHEAD RIDGE -
Dbl. Wide 2 BR, 2 BA,
C/Air. $500 mo. 3 BR, 2
BA, C/Air. $600 mo. No
pets. (863)763-4031

DBL WIDE 3BR, 2BA,
refrig W/D & water, car-
port, large lot, $750/mo.
1 yr lease & 1 mo. sec.
(863)467-5616.

DBL WIDE 3BR, 2BA,
C/Heat & Air, on 2+
acres. Close to high
school. $850 mo., 1st &
last. Includes trash
pickup, water & lawn
maintenance. Call
(863)467-2563 or
(863)447-2172
KISSIMMEE RIVER
EST 17216 Brynwood,
$400/mo + $400 sec
dep. (317)402-5441

RIVER ACRES,
2BR/1.5BA, Single, on
Kissimmee River,
$600/mo. + sec. & elec-
tric. Yearly lease.
(863)467-5616




May 13, 2009




SENIOR PARK Over
55, 35' travel trailer
w/screen room,
$600/mo + deposit
(863)824-0835



Attention! BANK REPO'S
MOVE TO YOUR LAND
Mobile Home Angels
561-721-2230

By Owner: Lake access
property, park mod-
el/with Ig. Fla. rm. on
corner Iot, gated adult
park, ku1y fu.M.,
$78,000. 863-824-0687





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AIRBOAT HULL -
Apache, 12" with good
trailer & cage work, no
motor, $1000 or best of-
fer. (863)357-5754

ALUMACRAFT 17 FT
1990 17' Alum
Bass, great
depth/fish finder.
70# trolling motor.
All new wiring. Fair
40 HP Susuki. Good
trailer. $3K or will
trade for 20' to 24'
pontoon with trailer
and good motor. Call
evening after 6.
$ 3 0 0 0
(863)228-7126

GLASSPORT BOAT 19' -
with trailer, cover and
150 HP Mercury motor
$3900 (863)357-7936
HYDRO SPORT BASS
BOAT 1982 175 Mer-
cr Professionally re-
built within 100
hours.401b.Kota trolling
motor.With Atwood
Trailer- $2600.
(863)467-2267

IRWIN 37' SAILBOAT
1976 Worthy project.
engine avail. $4950.
(239)823-2587
JOHN BOAT ALUM. Se-
lect nice straight 12'
v-hull, trailer, title $450.
(863)467-7415

JON BOAT 10FT,
w/trailer and 4.5hp
Johnson motor. All in
great condition, $800
(863)467-4551

MILITARY ENSIGN 37'
1982 Fiberglass hull.
As Is. $1475.
(239)823-2587

RIVERIA 1976 15ft fi-
berglass boat. Great
condition. 333 Iforce
running motor. With
trailer. Must see. Call
for info. Price neg.
$650. (863)228-5789
(863)228-6766


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SPORTSMAN 1992 -
ALum Boat & Trailer
120hp Merc Motor
$2000. (863)261-3328

STRATOS DUAL CON-
SOLE 1998 19ft Bass
boat w/trailer/trolling
motor/175HP Johnson
Motor $4000.
(863)983-7835

SYLVAN DECK BOAT
'96 50hp Johnson,
seats 7, trailer, runs
good, $1800
(239)222-6925




CAMPER 1974 A/C,
Stove, Sink etc. $1000.
(863)261-3328



NUWA HITCH HIKER
1990 34 ft., 2 slides,
oak cupboards and
woodwork. Nice.
$4000/firm.
218)340-8897
218)340-7756




ANTIQUE OUTBOARD
MOTOR 1936 JOHN-
SON GOOD CONDITION
FOR THE COLLECTOR
$200. (863)824-0801

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your used items by
selling them in the
classified.

SIX HORSE outboard -
Evenrude, rebuilt, runs
good. $300.
(863)763-5150



HONDA BIG RUCKUS
2006 250 CC SCOOT-
ER PERFECT CONDI-
TION 5000
MILES,EXTRA FEA-
TURES $4650.
(863)824-0801

LIFAN 150CC 1999 -
Street legal scooter. 4
stroke. 70 original
miles. Brand new bat-
tery. Alarm. $1200.
(863)763-8581
(863)233-1561

MOTORIZED BICYCLE
- w/2 cycle engine,
great mileage and lots
of fun $300 firm
(863)467-4551 before
5/18

YAMAHA R6 2007 Low
Miles,600cc, Yamaha
Blue color, Great Condi-
tion. $4500.
(863)517-1518

YAMAHA V STAR 650
1998 58K mIs. New
clutch. Runs good.
$2500 or best offer.
(863)634-0771

Z-L KAWASAKI ZL600-
B3 1996 Black and in
excellent condition.
$2600. (863)902-9469


HONDA 3 Wheeler,
1983 in excellent cond.
Shaft drive, hi/low
range reverse $1300
obo (863)697-9616

MINI SPRINT RACE
CAR 750 Kawasaki eng.
4 torsion bar susp.
$3500 (863)805-2877

POLARIS ATV 500
2002 Sportsman 500
needs work good motor

(863)467-7123

SUZUKI VINSON 500
2007 4x4 automatic
with 4 maoxis mudzilla
mud tires included.


(863)675-3896




AIR STREAM SILVER
STREAK TRAVEL TRAIL-
ER NO TITLE, FIXER
UPPER, SOLID $1000.
(863)763-3451






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CADILLAC SEDAN SE-
VILLE Select Priced
for quick sell. Call for
details. $1500/neg.
(863)342-3374

CHEVROLET CAMARO
1994 Air bags, anti-
lock brakes, bucket
seats, V-6, a/c, alloy
whis. Auto. Rear de-
frost, tinted windows
$1500/or best offer.
(863)634-6335
(863)634-7568

CHEVROLET CAPRIEC
CLASSIC 1986 run
great good shape
4700/or best offer.
(863)201-3492

CHEVROLET STATION
WAGON 1991 9 pas-
senger, 84 K miles, cold
a/c, runs great $3500.
(863)467-8292

CHEVY CAMARO 1994 -
Needs motor work. Ask-
ing $1500 or best offer.
Call for details.
(863)634-7568

FORD MUSTANG GT
1994 RED 5 SPEED
$1500/firm.
863)234-2906
(863)230-0957

HONDA CIVIC Select-
runs great, needs
windshield $1500/or
best offer.
(863)201-3492
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moVcnuseaonh 9295
NISSAN 300Z 1987 -
5-spd, t-tops, turbo
needs work b/o $500.
(863)801-1800



CHEVY P/U '51, 80%
Complete w/350 Came-
ra eng, & Trans. $3500
neg. (863)801-9136



CHEVY BLAZER 1979 -
350, 4 Spd, 205,
Woods truck. $750 neg.
(561)902-7840
FORD BRONCO 1979-
400 v8 automatic 4x4,
8 inches lift, 39.5
swampers, truck runs
and drives call for de-
tails $3000/or best of-
fer. (863)634-5289
(863)634-5278

JEEP WRANGLER
1989 16, 5spd, lifted,
cost. bumpers, CD
$5000. (863)634-2131
JEEP WRANGLER
1995 4X4, AUTO,
NEW TOP, RUNS
GREAT, $4500.
(239)633-7173



1995 TOYOTA CAMRY
NEEDS FRONT CUP -
RUNS GOOD $1200.
(239)745-8051

CAMPER TOP top
came off a 1995 Ford
pick up truck. $50.
(863)673-6089

FOR SALE -
Ford Trailer Hitch
Fits F150 F250'97 up.
Like new. $125 Class 4
863-763-0944

For Sale*GM Alloy Tires
& Wheels, New Tires -
Bridgestone's Ros5/70/ti
$425 863-763-0944
FORD 17" rims & tires -
17" rims, five lug-
Chrome spoke
265-70-17 tires, fair
$75 / f rm
(863)265-0574

FOUR TIRES 13.5 x 16,
5 lug rims $200



$400. (863)801-5687

HYDRAULIC ENGINE
HOIST $100
(863)467-9800

RUNNING GEAR 1/2
TON $150
(863)763-8085 OR
863-697-1120

SPEED SPRAYER -
Small, on trailer with
wawn and boom, spray-
er nozzles, 5hp engine
$300 neg
(863)763-1370


TONEAU COVER Nice
ARE fiberglass cover for
small p/u truck. Have
spare sl0 parts also
$275/or best offer.
(863)634-7157

TRANSMISSION Che-
vy 1/2 Ton 4X4 '03
w/rebuilt convert. $460.
(863)801-5687

TRANSMISSION AND
MOTOR for 94 Nissan
Sentra, 95K miles, $500
(863)610-1593

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CHEW PICKUP 1989-
v-8 full size ext cab 8ft
bed runs good
t 2000/or best offer.
(863)673-2250

CHEW DULLY 3500
'98- 4 dr, new flat bed,
4wd $4800
(863)763-0416

FORD F100 1970 -
Three speed on column
$850/or best offer.
(863)697-2080

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that's updated regulaly:
the classified.

FORD RANGER'02 Ext
cab, auto6 cyl, runs
good, looks good, AC,
$3500 (863)302-4442
LaBelle

GMC C70 '88 with lift,
boom and dump bed,
gas engine, $2000 firm
(863)763-1370

TOYOTA TACOMA
2001 RUNS PERFECT,
127K MI, A/C, LINER,
TOOL BOX, $4500.
(239)633-7173

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any item you may be sell-
ing with a dasified ad.

Toyota Tacoma 2009
extended cab pickup,
same as new. Charcoal
y. Must sell due to
ath in family Paid
921,000 will sell for
$17,000 239-289-3530




*For Sale*
5 x8 Flat Bed Trailer
nice shape light weight
(863) 634-5862.

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thing sold, advertise in
the classified.

*Wanted to Buy*
4.5/5 x 8 Flat Bed Trailer
nice shape light weight
(863) 634-5862.

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THTTHE DISRIC BOARD OFTRTES OF
INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE WILL HOLD A REGULAR BOARD MEETING
AY, M26, 009 AT 330 RM IN THE SCHREIBER CONFERENCE
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AT 500 NW, CALIFRN BLVD, FORT ST. LUCE FLORIDA 3986 NO-
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2our nseOxt jobli coClvdm nL IL Yo omean coaldbe
OKEECHOBEE COUNT SCHOOL BOARD POLICY
In acordance wi the Aministatie roedure At, Chapter 120, lon da
Sttes, note IS hereby goen that te O ukehe County school Board
will monsder adoptmn of he Sool Board poy listed blow at their met-
ing o Tue say,, 9, M at 6:00 p.m., n Ro 303 of e Schoo
Board Admlntrate Office at 700 SW, Second Avenue, Okeedhee, Cop
e of Lhe proposed polcy are available In the hoal Board Office lobted at
M700 sW 2nd Avenue, Room 307.
ADOPTION OF BOARD POLICY 6 5O -
Griv odu for Pernnel
1 Ths policy sets frth procedures for filing an employee grievance
2, The proposed amendment will bng the poll up to date and into agree-
ment wih language in employee bargammg uni cntracts.
3 The legal authority for this policy i FS 100141, 1012 22, and 1012.23.
Laws implemented are F. 381,0056 100143 201222 1012.27,
1012.32,1012.39, 1012.465, and 1012.56.
4. This policy amendment will not affet B indhvduals from an .ecounm
sandpount
Patnc G Coope Ed.D.
320146 ON 5/13/09

IN THE CIRCU COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR OKEECHOBEE COUllY, FLORIDA
CIVL ACTION
US, BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,
AS TRUSE FOR HA0BORVIEW 200-4 TiST FURIND,
Plainuff,
s CASE NO. O-CA-99
MILTON MORENO A/K/A MILTON R. NORENO, at al,
oafendants).
NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN prsuant to an Order Reshedunld Foredo-
sure Sale dated April 21. 2009 and entered in Cae NO. 08-CA-99 of the r-
cult Court of the NINETEENTH Judldal Oouli in and for OKEECHOBEE
County, Flonda wherein U S BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, S TRUSTEE
FOR HARBORVIEW 20064 TRUST FUND, Ie Plaoniff and MILTON MO-
RENO A/K/A MILTON R. MORENO; MONICA MORENO; KING'S BAY HOME-
OWNERS ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED; TENANT #1 NAA RACHEL
CKEART are the Dendants, I will sell to e highest and best bidder for
cash at JURY ASSEMBLY ROOM, 2ND FLOOR OKEECHOBEE COUNTY JUDI-
CIAL CENTER, 312 NW. 3RD STREET, OKEEHOBEE, FLORIDA 34972 at
11 0OAM, on the 3d day of June, 209, the fallowing decubeld property as
set forth in said Fal judgment
BLOCK 4-B, REPLAT OF KING'S BAY AS RECORDED IN PLAT
BOOK 5, PAGES 7 THROUGH 99, PUBLIC RECORDS OF OEE-
CHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING NORE PARTICULARLY DE-
SCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:
COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 19, BLOCK
4, PLAT OF KINGS BAY ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS
RECORDED IN PLAT BRK S, PAGES 91 THROUGH 94, PUBLIC
RECORDS OP OOKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIOA. SAID CORNER
BEING THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THENCE BEAR NORTH 51 DE-
GREES 53 MINUTES 56 SECONDS EAST ALONG THE WEST LINE
OF SAID LOT 19, A DISTANCE OF 72.63 FEET TO THE NORTH
LINE OF BLOCK 4; THENCE BEAR NORTH 50 DEGREES 30 CIN-
UTES 00 SECONDS WEST A DISTANCE OF 77.4 FEET TO THE
NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 21, BLOCK 4 THENCE BEAR SOUTH
39 DEGREES O 3 MlNUTES SECONDS W S ENT ALONG THE EAST
LINE OF SAID LOT 21, A DISTANCE OF 90.00 FEET TO THE
NOTHE LY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OFSOUTHEAST 43RD SIREETI
THENCE BEAR SOUTH 50 DEGREES 30 MINUTES 00 SECONDS
EAST ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE A DIS-
TANCE OF 18.63 FEET TO A POINT OF CURVATURE OF A CIRCU-
LAR ARC CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHWEST HAVING A CENTRAL
ANGLE Of 72 DEGREES 23 MINUTES 5 SECONDS, A RADIUS OF
40.00 FEET; A CHORD OF 47.25 FEET AND A CHORD BEARING OF
SOUTH 74 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 02 SECONDS EAST, THENCE
ALONG SAID ARC A DISTANCE OF 50.54 FEET TO THE POINT OF
BEGINNING.
A/K/A 5265 SE 43RD STREET,
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34974
Any p n dlimng an Ineres in te rpus from the e, f any, other
than the rope owner a of the date of the U Pendens must le a laim
n sixty60) days after the sale
WITNESS Y HAND and e seal of this Couf on April 23a 2009
Shnaron Robersen
Crk of the Crcut Court

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LEGAL NOTICE

Tong Inc at 414 South Prrao
Avenue, Okeehobee, Floda 34974
on Friday the th day of May 2009
from 10'0 '0iOA.M Pursuant
Fonda statute 713.78 for unpaid
1-wn and sta. Year Make,
Modea& Vn,'s as id M'
19957 G Gn C Jimmy
1GKDTL3W7S2525907
1991 Red a dey Cav liea
1G1C54G7M7320793
2OO4 Bile DodTe Neon
1B3ES56C64DM9667
2004 Red Dodge Neon
1B3ES95604D523041
1989 White Honda Accr
LHGCA6287A013259
1970 Green Triumph
KC1144L
Terms of sale are cash, and no
chnk wl be aepta. Toe seler
re the night of final bid. Al
le a final No refund wll be
made Said auomobies wil be old
nAS IS wMlh nou uaran ts
320787 ON 05/13/09
I THE CIRCUITCOURT
OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF
FLORIDA, IN AND FOR
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 47-2009o-A0262

HS8C MORTGAGE SERVICES, INC.,
Plaintlff
VS.
TIMOTHY ,S VINSON; UNKNOWN
SPOUSE OF TIMOTHY S. VINSON;
AMANDA I VINSON; UNKNOWN
SPOUSE OF AMANDA 3i, VISION, IF
VING, INCLUDING ANY UNKNOWN
SPOUS OF SAID DEFENDANTSS, IF
REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED ,
THE RESPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS,
DVISEES, GNEES, ASSIGNEES
CREDITORS, LIENO5 AND TRUS
TEES, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS
CLAIMING BY THROUGH, UNDER
OR AGAINST THE NAMED DEFEN-
DANT(S); UNKNOWN TEsANT #1;
UNKNOWN TENANT .2;
Defendants)

TO' TIMOTHY S VINSON; AMAN-
DA VINSON;IF LIVING, INCLUDE
ING ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
SAID DEFENDANTSS, IF REMAR-
RIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RE
SPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS,
DEVISES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES,
CREDITORS, LEINORS, AND TRUS-
TEE, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS
CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER
OR AGAINST THE NAMED DEFEN-
DANT(S)
Whose residence are ulunown
YOU ARE HEREBY required to file
your an=s o wnen defense, if
an in the above proceed with
the Clerk this Court, and to srae
a copy there upo n the plaintiffs
attomey, Law Offices of Danld C
Consuegra, 9204 Kag Palm Dnve,
Tampa, FL 33619-1328, telephone
(8U3915-8660, faFmOle
(813)915-0559, whn thirty days of
the first publaabon of this Notce,
the natu a of this procedng being a
suit for foredosum of mortgage
against the following desnbed prop-
erty, to wit:
LOT 34, BLOCK 3, DXa E RANCH
ESTATES ACCORDING TO THE
PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN
PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 33, PUBLIC
RECORD OF OKEECHOBEE
COUNTY, FLORIDA.
A/K/A
7437 NW81ST COURT
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
If you fall to file your answer or wnt-
ten defenses in the above proceed-
ng, on plain attorney, a default
wll be entered against ou for the
relf demanded in the Complaint or
Pei -won
DATED at OKEECHOBEE County this
8th day of May, 2009.
SHARON ROBERTSON, CLERK
Clear of the icuui Court
By /S/UNDA E YOUNG
Deputy Cerk
NOTICE
NOTICE REGARDING THE
AMERICANS wrH
DISABILITIES ACT OF 1o: In
accordance with the Americans
Wh Disabiles Act, persons
needing a special a m aoda
tion to pardpate in this p-
ceed should contact Court
Administration no later than
ing at 2SM NW Countr; Club
Dore, Port St. Luci, Florida
34986 (772)807-4370 within
to working days of your -
cei of this note IF YOU ARE
HEG MPARIED CALL
1-800-955-8771; IF YOU ARE
VOICE IMPAIRED CALL
1-8W-955-8770.
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IN le IRCIT COURT OF
THE 19TH JUDICIAL CRCLI[T
IN AND FOR OKEECHOBEE
COUNTY, FLORIDA
CASE NO.: 2008-CA-607
BLUE CHIP MORTGAGE
WHOLESALE FUND I, LLC
Plaintiff
LUIS RODRIGUEZ, GRAND BANK 6
TRUST OF FLORIDA, JOHN DOE
and UANE DOE, as unknown ten-
ants in possessn,
Defendants.
NOIE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pu
suant to a Final udment of Freclo-
sure dated ApDl 8 009 and entered
n Cas No 2O08CA07 of the Cir
cuit Court of the Nineteenth Judical
Crcut in and for OKEECHOBEE
County, Flowda wherein BLUE CHIP
MORTGAGE WHOLESALE FUND I,
LLC is Plainff, and LUIS ROORI-
UEZ and GRAND BANK B TRUST OF
FLORIDA, are Defendants, I will sell
to the highest and best bidder For
cash at the OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
UDICIALN CENTER JURY ASSEMBLY
ROO and Floor 312 Northwest
Third eet, Ok bee, FL 34972
at ll'w a am. on e 27h day of
May, 2O9 for the fAlong de-
nrbed property as t forth aid
Final Judgment to wa
LOT 21, BLOCK A, DIXIE RANCH
ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE
MAP OR PLA THEREOF AS RE-
CORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3,
PAGE 33, OF THE PUBLIC
RECORDS OF OKEECHOBEE
COUNTY, FLORIDA.
Any pern aiming an ire in
the surpus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the L Pendens mus file a
claim within 6S days after the sale
If you are a person wnh adisability
who needs any accmmoda ion in
order to parpate in ths roceed-
ing, you are ntled, at no cost to
, to the provision of certain assi-
ane, Please contact the ADA Coor-
ditor, OkchobeeCounty Judicial
Center 312 Northwest Third Street
Okeechobee, FL 34972, phone num-
bae (172) 301-4370 within 2 oang
days of it of this noce,
DATED at Okeehdbee County,
Fnda this 27h day of Anl, 2009
SHARON ROBERTSON, CLERK
Sandr L Crech
Deputy Clerk
Mayhews PRazza, PA
Vmcent J, Paa
13215 S Cronges A, Sute 104
Boyntn Beach, FL 3426
(561) 738-5501
Attorney for Plamntf
319788 ON 5/6,13/09


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND
FOR OKEECHOBEE COUNY
CASE NO. 2008-CA-393
FLAGSTAR BANK, FS.B,
Paintff
JOHN W LENDER AR
A/K/AJOHN W. LEADER, etal,
Deiendaacr



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur-
ant to a Fnal judgment ofore-
dure dated April 8, 29, and
entered in Case No 2008CA-393,
of the Clrlt Court of te Nine-
teenth Judcal Ciruit in and for
Okeabee County, Poda,
where FlatarBank FS.B. iS
Planiff and o HN HW LEADER
R A/K/A JOHN W LENDER; UN-
KNOWN SPOUSE OF JOHN W,
LEANDERIR A/K/A IOHN W.
LEADER; UNKNOWN TENANT
#1, UNKNOWN TENANT #2 are
the Defendants. I wl ell to the to
the highest and best biddr for
cash at Okeeohbee CountJudl-
al Center, 2nd FlIor, Jury As
nmbl RoW 312 N.W, 3rd St.,
Oe beeA FL at 11;O0 AM on
May 27, 20W9, the following deI
scnbed property as set forth in
a1d Fnal Judgment, to at:
LOT 18, RIVER RUN RE-
SORT SUBDIVISION, AC-
CORDING TO THE PLAT
THEREOF, RECORDED IN
PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 18, OF
THE PUBC RECORDS OF
OKEECHOBEE COUNmrY,
FLORIDA.
Any pea-mn clamig an interest in
the surplus from h sale, I any,
other than theproarty owner as
of the date of the Is pendans
must file a clam wArin 6 days
after the sale
SHARON ROBERTSON
As Oek of the Court
By, /s/ Sandra L Creeh
As Deputy Clerk
Dated this 16th day of Apnl, 2009.

In accordance with e Ameras
with Disablllo s Ac persons
needing a re nae a-ommo-
ceeding should no later than
seven (7) days pDo contact
Court Admnstrabon at
772) 807-4370, 250 NW Country
ub Dnve, Port St Luce, FL
34986 WiLn two worng days of
you receipt aof this noe Ifhear-
im aired Hntact (TDD)
(AO) SA-8A1; Tfyou are 1ina
impaired call 800 955-770.
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IN THECIRCUIT COURT OF
THE
18TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN
AND FOR
OKEECHOBEE COUNT,
FLORIDA
GENERAL JURISDICTION
DIVISION
CASE NO.: 47-2008-CA0004u94

COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS, INC
PLAINTIFF
VS
JAMES B LOWE; LYNETTE M LOWEA
ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING BY, THROUGH UNDER,
AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED IN-
DIVIDUAL OEFENDANTAS) WHO ARE
NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,
WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES
MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUS-
ES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES OR
OTHER CLAIMANTS; WCW HOLD-
INGS, LLLP F/K/A WC.W HOLDINGS,
LTD, JOHN DOE AND JANE DOE AS
UNKNOWN TENANTS IN POSSESSION
DEFENDANTS)
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE
SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuan
to a Summary Fin Judgment of Fore-
closure dated Febary 24, 209 en.
tered in CIdl Case No 47-2008-
CA-U00494 of She Circurt Court of ti
19h Judal Circuit in ad for OKEE-
CHOEE Couty, OLeecobee, Flonds I
wl sel to ihe higest and besi bidder
for cash n e Jury Assembly Room,
2nd Floor of the Oeechobee County
Judlala Center, 312 NW Snd Seet,
Oeechobee, Rorida, a. 1100 am on
he 27th day of May, 209 nhe follow-
ing dscnbed proper as set ferh in
sad Summary Final Judgm oar-wit
LOT 11, BLOCK 12, BASSWOOD
UNIT# ACCORDING TOPLAT
THEREOFRECORDEDINPLAT
BOOK 3, PAGE 22, PUBLIC
RECORDS OF OKEECHOBEE
COUNTY, FLORIDA.
Any person claiming an ateret in the
surplus fom he sale, I any, othe tan
the ppey owner as of he date of the
lis pendns, must file a claim with 60
days after he sale
Dated Iis 26th day of February,
2009
SHARON ROBERTSON
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
BY/S/SANDRAL CREECH
DEPUTY CLERK
LAW OFFICES OF DAVID J STERN
ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF
900 SOLT PINE ISLAND ROAD
SUITE 400
PLANTATION, FL 33324-3920
08-90661 CWF
NOTICE REGARD-
ING THE AMERICANS
WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF
1990
In accordance with the Amencans With
isabiles Act, person needing a pe-
c accommodation to arcpae in
his proceeding should contact Court
Admmnsrahon no later than seven days
pnr to the proceeding at 250 N
CouANTr Club e, Pt St Lucie, F
34986 or call 1-772-870-4370 wAinu
two woarng days of your receipt of he
Summonsoce to Apear If you're
heand impaired call 1-800-95- 771,
If you are voice impaired call
1-800-955-8770, via Ionda Relay Ser-
vice
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IN THE C. IT COURT OF THE
19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN
AND FOR OKEECHOBEE COUNTY,
FLORIDA
GENERAL URISDICION
DIVISION
CASE NO.: 47 2009 CA 000067
NATIONAL CITY BANK SUCCESSOR
BY MERGER TO HARBOR FEDERAL
SAVINGS BANK
PLAINTIFF
VS
DONNA HOPEWELL LEE, ET AL
DEFENDANTS)
NOTICE OF ACTION
CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE
TO: DONNA HOPEWELL LEE AND
UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DONNA
HOPEWELL LEE whose residence is
631 NW 28th AVE, OKEECHOBEE, FL
34972. and who is evading sere of
process and he unknown deendants
who may be spoe, heirs, dee's
granteeA, assignees, llnars, credl-
tor, trustees, and all parties caim-
mg an mterest by, through, under or
agailrS Ae DaenWnts) who are
t known to be dead or alive, and
all ptes hang or climmn have
an right Itle or interest in the p -
ery ribed n the mortgage be
foreclosed hremin
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an
action to forelose a mortgage on
the following property:
LOT 5, BLOCK 11, BASSWOOD UNIT
1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT
THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK
3, PAGE 22, PUBLIC RECORDS OF
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA.
has been filed against you and you
are required to serve a copy o your
wriMn dfen, if any, on DAID .
STERN, ESQ PlaintHS attorney,
whose address 900 South Pine Is-
land Road, SuIte 400, antaon, FL
33324-3920, no later than 30 days
fom the date of the frst publhcaion
of this Notce of Action and file he
linaln wr the Cler of this Court
eilter before rvie on Plaenffi at-
tomrney or imaredraey thereafter,
otherwe a default wll be entered
agnst you for the rief demanded
in the omplaint or pOsandn led
heremin
WITNESS my hand the seal of this
Court at OKEECHOBEE County Flon-
da, this G6h day of May, 209
SHARON ROBERTSON, CLERK
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
BY/ S/UNDA F YOUNG
DEPUTY CLERK
lHIS NOTICE SHALL BE PUBLISHED
ONCE A WEEK FOR TWO CONSECU-
TIVE WEEKS.
NOTICE REGARDING THE AMERI-
CANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF
1990
In accordance with the Amencns
With Dsabilt Act, persons needing
a pedal aommHadatian to part-
pate in this proceeding should on-
tact Court Admmintratn no later

-772-07-40370 whin two orng
days of your reeipt of this Sum-
Dons/Notre to Appear If you are
hearing impaired call
1-80 55-8771. If ou are wa im-
paired l 11-800-955-8770, via Flon-
da Relay Serorlce
LAW OFFICE OF DAVID J. STERN,
ATTORNEY FOR PLNTIFF
900 South PFe Island Road Suite
Plantaion, N 33324-3920
320749 ON 5/13.20/2009


IN THE CIR CIT COURT OF THE
19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN
AND FOR OKEECHOBEE COUNTY,

DIVISION
CASE NO.: 2008CA611
THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON
F/K/A THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS
TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATE-
HOLDERS CWABS INC. ASSET-
BACKED CERTIFICATE, SERIES
2006-11
PLAINTIFF
VS.
JAMES G. MCALHANY; PAMELA D
MCALHANY" ANY AND ALL UN-
KNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,
THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST
THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVMDUAL
DEFENDANTS) WHO ARE NOT
KNOWN TO DEAD OR AWVE,
WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES
MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS
SPOILS HEIRS DEVISEES,
GRANTEES OR OHER CLAIMANTS;
JOHN DOE AND JANE DOE AS TEN-
ANTS IN POSSESSION
DEFENDANTS)
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN puau-
ant to a Summay Final Judgment of
Foreclosure datd March 18,2009
entered in CI C, No. 2008 CA
611 of the Circuit Court of the 9th
JUdldal Circu in and for OKEECHO-
BEE County, Oeehobee, Flonda, I
wil A1 to the highest and best b-
der for cash on e Jury Asemb
Room, 2rd Floora Okeechobee
County Judlcal Center 312 NW 3rd
Street, Okeechobee, londa, at 11:00
am on she 27ih day of May, 2309
the following desnobed prope as
set forth in said Summary Rnal udg-
ment, to-wit:
LOT 4, BLOCK 8, LAKE MON-
TANZA ESTATES SEC 4-An AC"
CORDING TO THE API OR
PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED
IN PLAT BOOK 5 PAGE 51, OF
THE PUBLIC IECODS OF
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORI
DA TOGETHER WITH THE MO"
BILE HOMES) LOCATED
THEREOF
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus rom the sale, if any, oth-
er an the property owner as of the
date of the I pendans, mt fle a
dam within 60 days aer the sale.
Daed this 19th day of March,
2009,
SHARON ROBERTSON
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
BY, /S SANDRA L CREECH
DEPUTY CLERK
LAW OFFICES OF DAVID J. STERN
ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF
900 SOUTH PINE ISLAND ROAD
SUITE 400
PLANTATON, FL 33324-3920
(95412313-87051
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Public Auction will be held at Johns
Toawing Ser e storage RHt located at
7O4 Northeast 2nd Avenue, OkeA
chobee, Florlda 34972 on MAY 29,
209, at 9:0o AM Pursuant to o-
da Statute 713.78 for unpaid toang
and storage charges Year, make,

1994 Honda Accord
VIN#SHMCDSS3RC009188
1999 Honda Accord
VIN#HGCGS547XA09355
Terms of sabe are r.a, and no
hecks wdl be accepted. Seller re
res e night of final l bid. ALL
SALES ARE RhNA NO REFUNDS
WILL BE MADrESOd automobi
ll besold in 'As Is condon th
noguarntee's
320744 ON 5/13/09


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
THE mNINETEENTH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND
FOR OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
CAS NO. 47-2008-CA-00352
LA SALLE BANK, N.A, AS TRUS-
TEE FOR WASHINOTON MUTUAL
MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CER-
TFICATES WMALT SERIES 2007-2
TRUST,
vs.
ARNULFO GONZALES, et al,
Defendants



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pup
clru dated March 24, 200,
and entered in Case No 47-2608-
CA-000352, of the Orcut Court of
Se Ninteenth Judal CIcut in
and for Okeechobee Cunty, ori
da, wherein LASALLE BANK, NA,
AS TRUSTEE FOR WASHINGTON
MUTUAL MORTGAGE PASS-
THROUGH CERTIFICATES WMALT
SERIES 2007-2TRUST a Plan-
bff and ARNULFO GOZALES RE-
BECCA M GONZALES; UNKNOWN
TENANT #1, UNKNOWN TENANT
#2 are the Defendants. I wll sell
to the to the hhest and best bid-
der for cash at Okedaobee
County Judaal Center, nd Foor,
ury Assembly RoA, 312 N.W.
3rd St., Ok hobee, FL at 1:0W
AM on May 27, 200, the fHllow-
ng deasrolbed property as set forth
n said Final Judgmento wD'
LOT 6, LESS THE NORTH
30.00 FEET THEREOF, TO-
GETHER WITH THE NORTH
45.W0 FEET OF LOT 7,
BLOCK 4, A REVISED AND
ADDITION TO THE PLAT OF
CONNERS GABLES, AC-
CORDING TO THE PUT
THEREOF AS RECORDED IN
PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 15,
PUBLIC RECORDS OF OEE-
CEODEE COUNTY, FLORIDA.
Any person aimg an interest in
the surplus from the saBe, if any,
other than the property owner as
of the date of the lis pendes
mu file a daim within 60 days
after the sae.
SHARON ROBERSON
ASCerk of the Court
By: i Sandra L, Creed
As Deputy Cler
Dated thiAs 30th day of Marh,
2009.

In accordance wr the Americans
wth isables Ac Aper nsn
needing a reasonable acmmo-
daton to partcpate in th pro-
eeding shold, no later han
seven( d as'pnor, cota
Court Adminiras on at
(772) 87-37, 250 NW County
Club Dnve, Port S Luae, FL
34986 whmn two wrking days ofT
you cipt of this tice. If hear
ng impaired contact (TDD)
(800) 955-8771, yu are vo
iredll (800 955-8770.
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IN THE CIRCU COURT OF THE
NETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR OREECOEE
COUNTY, FLORIDA
Case No.: 2009-Ci-79
MvsIon:e Probate
IN RE: THE ESTATE OF
Deceased
NoTICE TO CREDITORS
Tie admmnstraton of the estate of
died on an undrterr n d date and
whose social srinty number Is
cut Court for Okehobe CoSn
nrda Probate DMimn, the address
of whh Is 312 NOA West 3r
Street, Okeechobee, Flonda 34974,
Te names and address of the per-
onal rereentate and he peon
al represeA aes attorney set
forth below.
All cditos of the decedent and
oHer persons having damrs or de-
mands against deede estate o
whAom a acp of ts ti e i re-
uu ed to be served must ile their
with thU court WITHIN THE
LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
TIMEOFTHE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER


and other persons having Clai or
demands agnst decent estate
must file their cais with this ourt
WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE.
ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN
THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN
SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA
PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME
PERIODS SET FORH ABOVE ANY
CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEA OR
MORE AFTER THE DECENDENTTS
DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.
Te date of firspublliatn of this
ntice May 6th, 2009.
Attorney for Personal Representabve,
EFFREY A. FALE O RA.
Ha Bar NO: 035667
Attorney for PeNtoner
807 SBOu We s 2rd A Anue
OkeechobeeA FL 343Dy4
Telephone' (863)763-5733
Facmole (863)763-6199
Personal Representatie:
Shela Clemons
3492 NW 6th Street
Okeechobee Flondas 34972
320035 ON 05/06,13 09




Noae is hereby given tat the ulo
dearlgned, SHARON ROBERTSON,
Oerk of the Ciult Court of Oke-
chobee County, Flonda, will on the
27h day of May 2009 at 1:00
A.M. at the Okeechobee County
Judldal Center, 312 Northwest 3rd
Street jury Assembly Room,
ond Floor, OkeeCbaee, Flonda
3497 In the Oty of Okeechobee,
offer for sale and sell at public out-
cry to the highest and best bidder
for o ash, the follow dAesbed
property situated In Or hobee
County, Fonda, to-w i'
All ofpart l 13-B of an unr
I rdA d Lat of FOUR SEASON
ESTAITES subdivision further
described as re aded in Offi-
dal Records Book 276, Page
431, of the Public Recods of
obaeecobee COUnty, Florida.
pu cant to the ffil dcee of fon,
losure entered in a ae pending
in said Cou the e of which s:
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY a pllal
subdanoson of the State of Finoda,
Plantff
IDA HARRELL, GENA VILLARREAL
and TODDHARRELL,
Defendants
and the docket number of which is:
2008-CA-248
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTER-
EST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE IF ANY OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE
DATE OF THE US PENDENS
MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60
DAYS AFTER THE SALE.
WITNESS my handnd d the offical
seal of said Court, this N day or
March 2009.
SHARON ROBERTSON, Clerk of e
Corcut COurt of Okeehobee,
County, Flowda
BY: IS/SSandra L Creech
Deputy Clerk
Law Office of C els & McCall
JohnD Caes, J, Esquire
Podt Office Box 968
Okee bee, Fnlrda 34973
31685 ON g/6,1312009

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Two men are accused of knife attack


By Eric Kopp Also arrested was Julian
Okeechobee News Villa Riviera, 32, N.E. First
Two men were arrested early Sunday af- St., Okeechobee. He was
ter they allegedly attacked another man, who of battery on a felonyw en
was ultimately stabbed forcement officer, and on
Javwith a knife an, a misdemeanor charge of
Javier Garcia Damian, battery His bond was set

bee, was arrested on felony At a$, 0 p,, Julian Villa
charges of aggravated bat- arrest repouty Da Riviera
teyith a d weapon Deputy Dale Hardy, of
tery with a deadly weapon the Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office
and burglary with battery. (OCSO), states that Damian, Riviera and two
He was booked into he other men went to the victim's mobile home

undeerbond County $00a JavierGarcia around 1:37a.m. Sunday, May 10. When Da-
under a bond of $75,000. Damian mian knocked on the door and the victim



Office manager accused of grand theft


By Eric Kopp
Okeechobee News

The office manager for a local business
was arrested, accused of paying herself for 39
hours of overtime on five separate occasions.
Susan Thornton Hutcheson, 58, S.E. 97th Trail,
was arrested Saturday, May 9, on six counts of
grand theft. She was booked into the Okeecho
bee County Jail under a total bond of $15,000.


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT IN AND FOR
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA
MEECORP CAPITAL MARKS, LLC, a New Jersey lImited Ilabllt
company,
Plaintiff,
VS.
CASE NO.: 2008-CA-193
DRY LKE DEVELOPMENTS, INC., a Florda corporation; 3D DEVELOP-
MENT SERVICES, LLC, a Flonda limited liabity company, WINSOME
JACKSON, M H FUNDING & INVESTMENTS LLC, a Florida Ilmitd Iabil-
T company, L CLARK CONSTRUCTION, INC,a Florida mrporaton,
NEFF RENTAL, INC, a Florida rporaton SHARES DA COSTA CS, LLC,
a Flonda lmited Ilablt company, and IRM RODRIGUEZ, Defendant

NOTICE OF JUDICIAL SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of
Forosure dated April 16, 2009, entered in Civl Cae No. 2008 CA
193 of the Crcuit Court of the Nneteenth Judical Circuit in and for
Okeechobee County, Florida, wherein MEECORP CAPITAL MARKES,
LLC, a New JerMy lmlted lablt company, is Planiff and DRY LAKE
DEVELOPMENTS, INC., a Florida cor on, et al are Defendants, I
will ell to the highest bidder for cah at the Okeehobee Count
Judicial Center 312 N.W Third Steet, Okeechobee, Florida 3972, 2"n
Floor at 11:00 Am. in the Juy Assembly Rom on June 3, 2009, the
following decrbed property as et foDh in the Final Judgmen of
Foreclosure, to wit SEE EXHIBITS "A AND "B" ATTACHED HERETO
AND INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE HEREIN
EXHIBIT A
Legal Description of Property
A PARCEL OF LAND LYING IN SECTIONS 23,24,25 AND 26, TOWNSHIP
36 SOUTH, RANGE 34 EAST, OKEECHOBEE COUNW, FLORIDA, AND
BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS COMMENCE AT
THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 25, SAID POINT BEING
ALSO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THAT PARCEL OF LAND AS
RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS O.R BOOK 340, PAGE 1016, OF
THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA, SAID
POINT LYING ALSO ON THE EAST BOUNDARY LINE OF THAT PARCEL
OF LAND AS RECORDED IN O.R BOOK 122, PAGE 209 OF THE PUBLIC
RECORDS OF OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE BEAR N
0101630" E, ALONG THE WEST BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID SECTION
25, AND ALONG THE SAID EAST BOUNDARY LINE OF O.R. BOOK 122,
PAGE 209, FR A DISTANCE 40.67 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST COR-
NER OF AID 0 R BOOK 122, PAGE 209, AND THE POINT-OF-BEGIN-
NING, THENCE BEAR N 72002'29 E FOR A DISTANCE OF 66 57 FEET
TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 35'08" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 435 22
FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 00026'22" W FOR A DISTANCE OF
25 92 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 2505425" E OR A DIS
TANCE OF 264 0 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 03-22'26" E FOR
A DISTANCE OF 106 91 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 03016`09"
W FR A DISTANCE OF 142 51 FEET TO POINT, THENCE BEAR N
150722" W FOR A DISTANCE OF 115.22 FEET TO POINT, THENCE
BEAR N 633135" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 586.89 FEET TO A POINT,
THENCE BEAR N 69001'03" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 236.63 FEET TO A
PINT, THENCE BEAR N 8104709" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 338.33 FEET
TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 3830'39" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 204.47
FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 04 28'13" E FOR A DISTANCE OF
73.33 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 15 58'24" W FOR A DIS-
TANCE OF 407.71 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 89-17'47"W FOR
A DISTANCE OF 87.26 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 2419'53"
W FOR A DISTANCE OF 655 86 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N
2601938" E R A DISTANCE OF 1426 95 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE
BEAR, N 80021'51" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 420 39 FEET TO A POINT,


According to Officer Ryan Holroyd, of
the Okeechobee City Police Department
(OCPD), Hutcheson claimed she worked 39
hours of overtime each week for five con-
secutive weeks. The officer's arrest report
states this amounted to a total of $717.80
in overtime each week. She also reportedly
wrote a check to herself for $5,348.34.


THENCE BEAR N 4415'14" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 411.29 FEET TO A
POINT, THENCE BEAR S 4502001" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 68469 FEET
TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 58 5952" E FOR A DISTANCE OF
39199 FEET TO A POINT, THENCE BEAR N 0504357" E FOR A DIS
TANCE OF 332.72 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 3331'50" E,
DEPARTING SAID SECTION 25 AND ENTERING SAID SECTION 24, FOR
A DISTANCE OF 1476.30 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N 0107'35"
E FR A DISTANCE OF 2933.20 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE BEAR N
89 5947" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 1575 42 FEET TO THE INTERSEC-
TION WITH THE EAST BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID SECTION 24,
THENCE BEAR N 0100735" E, ALONG SAID EAST BOUNDARY LINE OF
SECTION 24, FR A DISTANCE OF 1529 80 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST
CORNER OF SAID SECTION 24, THENCE BEAR S 895947" W ALONG
THE NORTH BOUNDARY LINE OF AID SECTION 24, FOR A DISTANCE
OF 5399 95 FEET TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 24,
BEING ALO ME NORTHEAST CORNER OF SID SECTION 23, THENCE
BER S 8959'04" W, ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID
SECTION 23, FOR A DISTANCE OF 2672.09 FEET TO THE NORTH ONE
QUARTER (1/4) CORNER OF SAID SECTION 23, THENCE BEAR S
0107'44 W, ALONG THE WEST BOUNDARY LINE OF THE EAST ONE
HALF (1/2) OF SAID SECTION 23, FOR A DISTANCE OF 5384.91 FEET
TO THE SOUTH ONE QUARTER (1/4) OF SAID SECTION 23, BEING
ALSO THE NORTH ONE-QUARTER (1/4) CORNER OF SAID SECTION
26; THENCE BEAR S 01T11'37" W, ALONG THE WEST BOUNDARY OF
THE EST ONE-HALF (1/2) OF SAID SECTION 26, FOR A DISTANCE OF
2939 52 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE NORTHERLY RIGHT-
OF-WAY LINE OF U S HIGHWAY 98, THENCE BEARS S 39013'58" E,
ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF- WAY LINE OF U S HIGHWAY 98,
OR A DISTANCE OF 1509 92 FEET TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF
A 66 00 FEET WIDE COUNTY MAINTAINED ROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY, AS
REFERENCED AND RECORDED IN O R BOOK 353, PAGE 493 OF THE
PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE BEAR
N 5400200" E, ALONG THE WESTERLY RIGHTOFWAY LINE OF SAID
MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY FR A DISTANCE OF 845 00 FEET TO
THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID MAINTAINED RIGHTOF-WAY, AS
FIELD DETERMINED BY END OF ASPHALT, THENCE BEAR S 3558'00"
E, ALONG THIS NORTH BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID MAINTAINED
IGHTOFWAY, FOR A DISTANCE OF 66.00 FEET O THE NORTHEAST
CORNER OF SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT-OF-WAY; THENCE BEAR S 54
02'00 W, ALONG THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF- WAY LINE OF SAID MAIN-
TAINED RIGHT-OF-WAY FOR A DISTANCE OF 450.94 FEET TO THE
NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID O.R. BOOK 353, PAGE 493; THENCE
BEAR S 35 45'30" E, ALONG THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF
SAID 0 R BOOK 353, PAGE 493 FOR A DISTANCE OF 154 40 FEET TO
THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID OR BOOK 353, PAGE 493,
THENCE BEAR S 54002'00" W, ALONG THE EASTERLY BOUNDARY LINE
OF SAID O R BOOK 353, PAGE 493, FOR A DISTANCE OF 124 71 FEET
TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SAID 0 R BOOK 353, PAGE 493,
THENCE BEAR N 3545'35" W, ALONG THE SOUTHERLY BOUNDARY
LINE OF SAID 0 R BOOK 353, PAGE 493, FOR A DISTANCE OF 154 40
FEET TO THE POINTOF INTERSECTION WITH SAID EASTERLY RIGHT
OF WAY LINE OF COUNT MAINTAINED ROAD RIGHTOF WAY, SAID
POINT BEING ALSO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID O.R. BOOK
353, PAGE 493, THENCE BEAR S 54002'00" W, ALONG SAID EASTERLY
RIGHTOF WAY LINE OF MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY, FOR A DIS
STANCE OF 265.59 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH SAID NORTHER-
LY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF U.S. HIGHWAY 98; THENCE BEAR S
39-13'58" E, ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF U.S.
HIGHWAY 98, FOR A DISTANCE OF 1469.90 FEET TO THE SOUTH-
WEST CORNER OF SAID O.R. BOOK 122, PAGE 20; THENCE BEAR N
26041'29" E, ALONG THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID O R
BOOK 122, PAGE 209, FOR A DISTANCE OF 428 72 FEET TO THE
NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID O R BOOK 122, PAGE 209, THENCE
BEAR S 88043'30" E, ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID
OR BOOK 122, PAGE 209, FOR A DISTANCE OF 527 19 FEET TO THE
POINTOF-BEGINNING-LESS AND EXCEPT COMMENCING AT A POINT


answered, Damian reportedly grabbed the
victim and pulled him outside, the report
continued.
Once outside, Damian and Riviera alleg-
edly began hitting and kicking the victim and
at some point Damian reportedly stabbed
the victim in the leg with a knife. According
to the report Damian tried to stab the victim
a second time but he was able to run away.


Deputy Hardy's report said the other two
men did not take part in the attack.
At the jail, Riviera became aggressive and
resisted corrections officers to the point he
kicked one officer in the groin, the report
states.
The deputy's report does not indicate if
the stabbing victim needed medical atten-
tion.


Two injured in truck crash


By Eric Kopp
Okeechobee News
Two Okeechobee men were injured in
a single vehicle accident Saturday after
noon and subsequently transported to a
Fort Pierce hospital.
A passenger in the 1995 Chevrolet pick
up, Rigoberto Ruiz, 16, was listed in critical
condition at Lawnwood Medical Center,
stated a Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) acci-
dent report by Trooper Brian K. Timmons.
The report states that on May 9, around
3:18 p.m., Basiliso Ruiz, Jr., 18, appar-
ently fell asleep behind the wheel of the
pickup and drifted off of S.R. 70 just east
of NW. 80th Ave. He then over-corrected


WHERE THE WEST BOUNDARY LINE OF THE E 1/2 OF SECTION 26,
TOWNSHIP 36 SOUTH, RANGE 34 EAST INTERSECTS THE CENTER
LINE OF STATE ROAD 700, RUN THENCE S 391345" E ALONG THE
CENTER LINE OF SAID STATE ROAD 700 MR A DISTANCE OF 1469.10
FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN N 5402W'" B ALONG THE CENTER
LINE OF A COUNTY ROAD FOR A DISTANCE OF 327 82 FEET TO A
POINT, THENCE RUN S 3545'35 E FOR A DISTANCE OF 33 FEET TO
A POINT ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SAID COUNTY
ROAD FOR THE POINT-OF-BEGINNING, THENCE CONTINUING S
3945'35" E FOR A DISTANCE OF 15440 FEET TO A INT, THENCE
RUN N 5402'00"E FOR A DISTANCE OF 12471 FEET TO A POINT,
THENCE RUN N 3545'30" W OR A DISTANCE OF 154 40 FEET TO A
POINT ON THE EASTERLY RIGHTOF WAY LINE FR THE AFORESAID
COUNT ROAD, THENCE RUN 5 5402'00" W ALONG THE RIGHTOF-
WAY LINE FOR A DISTANCE OF 124.71 FEET TO THE POINTOF
BEGINNING. ALSO LESS AND EXCEPT. THE NW 1/4 OF NE 1/4 AND
THE NORTH 33 FEET OF THE SW 1/4 OF NE 1/4 OF SECTION 23,
TOWNSHIP 36 SOUTH, RANGE 34 EAST LESS THE FOLLOWING LEGAL
DESCRIPTIONS: LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot 15, Hudon Lake Ranche
(Unrecorded Plat) A parcel of land lying in a portion of Section 23,
Township 36 South, Range 34 East, Okeehobee County, Florida, and
being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the
Nortwest corner of the Northeast quarter (1/4) of said Section 23,
Thence South 0103'18" West along the Centerine of sad Section 23,
for1,92928 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING, Thence South
89T0042" ast, for 678 22,feet, Thence South 285827" East, for
45697 feet to a point of culture with a cure conave to the
Southwet, said cuve having a radu of 715 00 feet and a cental
angle of 0527'53", Thence Southeasterly along id cure for 68 19
feet Thence South 23030'34 East, for 90 11 feet, Thence North
8805'44" West, for 97573 feet, mid point being on aforeaild
Centerne of said Section 23, Tence North 010318" East along mid
Centerine, for 522.91 feet t the POINT OF BEGINNING, Subect to
existing easement, rghtsofway, covenants, re nations and restrc
ons of ord, if any. Said lands lying and situate in Okeehob
Count, Florida. Said lands contain 10.11 acre, more or s. LEGAL
DESCRIPTION: Lot 27, Hudson Lake Ranches (Unrecorded Plat) A par-
cel of land lying in a portion of Section 24, Township 36 South, Range
34 East, Okeechobe County, Florida, and being more particularly
deribed as follows
COMMENCE at he Northwest corner of said Seon 24, Thence North
89055'21" East along the North lne of said Stion 24, for 1,285 23
feet, Thence South 00'39 East, for 56739 feet to the POINT OF
BEGINNING, Thence Suth 46059'32" ast, for 630 79 feet Thence
South 5131'16 Wet, for 426 63 feet to a point at the beginning of a
non tangent curve, concave to the Southwest, aid curve having a
radius of 2,055 0 feet, a cental angle of 1116'58" and from aid
point a rdal Ine bea l South 44031'38" West, Thence Norwesterly
along ad cure for 40468 feet, Thence Noth 225647" East, for
479.98 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING, Subjet to existing ease
ments, rights-ofway, covenants, reservation and restnctlons of
rord, if any. Said lands ying and tuate in Okeechobee County,
Florida. Sd lands contain 5.13 acres, more or le. LEGAL DESCRIP-
TION: Lot 56, Hudson Lake Ranches (Unrrded Plat) A parcel of
land lying n a potion of Section 25, Township 36 Suth, Range 34
East, Okechobee Cunty, Florda, and being more particularly
deribed as follows: COMMENCE at the Nothwest.corner of maid
Section 25, Thence South 01000" West along the West Ine of ,aid
Section 25, for 2,201 72 feet Thence South 8900'" East, for 194 03
feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING, Thence North 81015'05" Eat, for
571 68 feet to a point at the begnningof a non-tangentcue, ncave
to the Northeat, aid cure having a radius of 285 00 feet, a cental
angle of 0503323" and from ad point a radal lne bears North
68023'35" East, Thence Southestedy along said cue for 27 64 feet,
Thence South 2709'48" East for 452 86 feet to a point of curature
with a cure concave to the Northeast, said cue having a radius of


and veered to the left and lost control of
his truck.
As the vehicle was spinning counter-
clockwise it struck a road sign and over-
turned twice. Basiliso Ruiz and Rigoberto
Ruiz, along with an unidentified passenger,
were all thrown from the vehicle.
The report indicates that Basiliso Ruiz
suffered minor injuries.
According to the report, neither Basiliso
Ruiz and Rigoberto Ruiz was wearing a
seat belt.
The accident is still under investigation,
stated Trooper Timmons.
Damage to the truck was estimated at
$10,000.


3,035.00 feet and a cental angle of 0515'36"; Thence Southeastrly
along mid cure for 278.63 fet; Thence Noth 7623'17" Wt, for
1,089 20 feet Thence North 7537'18" Eat, for 19 99 feet to a point
of cuI nature with a cure cnave to the Northwe, stmid cue having
a radius of 200 0O feet and a cenal angle of 944643, Thence
Notheasterly along said cue for 330 84 feet hence North 1900925"
Wt, for 65 81 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING Subject to testing
easments, ht o covenants, ree- ations and retricbons of
record, f any Said lands lyg and state n OkeechobI County,
Florida Said lands contain 8 44 acres, moreor less LEGAL DESCRIP
TION. Lot60, Hudson Lake Ranch (Unrecorded Plat) A parcel of land
lyg in a portion of Secion 26, Township 36 South Range 34 East,
Okeechobee County, Florida, and being more particularly de-nbed as
follows. Commence at the Notheast corner of ad Section 26, Tence
South 0100'00" Wat along the East e of said Section 26, for
4,107.72 feet; Thence North 89o0000" Wt, for 188.13 feet to the
POINT OF BEGINNING, said point being the beginning of a cu con-
cave to the North, said cure having a radius of 940.00 feet, a central
angle of 185811, and from id point a radial Ine bea North
09025'07" West, Thence Westerly along sd cuve for 31 1 22 feet to
a point,of compound culture with a cue concave to the Northeast,
said cure having a adus of 765 00 feet and a centl angle of
3704'50", Thence Northwesterly along ad cu for 495 09 feet,
Thence North 4322'06" Wet, for 168 18 feet, Thence North 41011'07"
Ea, for 455 29 feet toa point atthe begnnngof a nontangentcue,
concve to he North, aid cure havlnga adius of 228 00 feet, a cen
trial angle of 5503208" and from said point a radial ne bears North
3837'06" East, Thence Easterly along aid cure for 221 00 feet,
Thence South 27*5211" East, for 740.20 feet to the POINT OF BEGIN

Okeechobee County Florda.
Said lands contain 80 acres, mor or les. LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot
61, Hudson Lake Ranche (Unrcrded Plat) parcel of land ying in a
portion of Sction 26, Township 36 So h, Range 34 Eat, Okeehobee
Coun, Florida, and being more particulary descbed as follows: COM-
MENCE at the Northast cmer of said Secmon 26, Thence South
010'" West along the East Ine of said Setion 26, for 3,423 16 feet,
Thence Nor 8900000" Wt, for 754 83 feetto the POINT OF BEGIN-
NING, Thence South 4111'07" Wt, for 455 29 feet Thence North
4322'06" West, for 571 60 feet to a point of cu ture with a cure
conve to the East, said cure having a radius of 35 00 feet and a cen
tal angle of 10516'40", Thence Northerly along sd cue for 64 31
feet, Thence North 615434" East, for 215 23 feet to a pnt of cura-
ture with a cure cncave to the Northwet, said cue hang a radius
of 235.00 feet and a central angle of 563540", Thene Notheasterly
along said cuve for 232.12 feet Thence Noth 515234" East, for
68.61 feet to a point at the beginng of a nontangent cure, concave
to the Northeast, aid cue having a rdius of 1,02000 feet, a central
angle of 0532'56" and from aid point a radial IIne bea Noth
55'38'32" East; Thence Southeastdy along said cue for 98.78 feet
to a point of revee culture with a cue concave to the Southwet
said cure having a radius of 1,400.00 feet and a centl angle of
1151'21", ence Southeaterly along aid cure for 28969 feet,
Thence Souh 28003'" East, for76 6 feet to a point of curaon with
a cure e the Northeast, ad cure having a radius of 228 O
feet and a central angle of 23'19'51", Thence Southsterly along said
cue for 92 84 feet to he POINT OF BEGINNING Subjectto estng
easments, nghtsof way, covenant. ree- atlons and retricbons of
record, f any Said lands lying and situate in Oikeechob County,
Florida Said lands contain 6 25 acres, more or less LEGAL DESCRIP
TON Lot 64, Hudson Lake Ranches (Unrecorded Plat) A panel of land
lying in a portion of Seion 26, Township 36 South Range 34 East,
Okeechobee County, Florda, and being more particularly denbed as
follows. COMMENCE at he Southeast corner of a d Seon 26, Thence
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North 884757" West, for 5.53 feet said point being on te Eastedy
right-of-way in of U.S. Highway 98, the flowing two (2) courses
being along said Eastery nghtf-way line; Thence North 3918'24"
West, for 1,623.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; Thence contin-
ue N6th 39018 24" West, fo 355.21 feet; Thence North 143537"
East, for 186.42 feet; Thence Nth 3358'47" West, for o10. feet;
Thence North 5601'13" East, f0 431 .15 feet to a point of curvature
with a curve concave to the South, said cuve having a radius of 35.00
feet and a central angle of 803641"; Thence Easterly along said
crve for 49.24 feet; Thence South 432206" East, for 382.00 feet;
Thence South 484541" We, for 639.92 fet to the POINT OF
BEGINNING, Subject to exisbng easements, rightsof-way, covenants,
reservations and restricons of record, if any Said lands ing and sit-
uate in Okeechobee County, Florida. Said lands contain 6,20 acres,
LEGAL DESCIPTION: Lot 65, Hudson Lake Ranhes (Unrecorded Plat)
A parcel of land lg in a porton of Section 26, Townshp 36 South,
Range 34 East, Okeechobee County, Flolda, and being more particu-
lady descnbed as follows: COMMENCE at the Northeast corner of said
Section 26; Thence South 010 O West along the East line of said
Section 26, for 2,254.70 feet; Thence North 8900'00 West, for
552.99 feet to te POINT OF BEGINNING, said point beig the begin-
nng of a cue cave to the NW west, said e having a radius
of 375.00 feet, a central angle of 160033, and from said point a radi-
al ine bears North 375400 West; Thence Southwesterly along said
curve for 105.22 feet; Thence South 681034" West, for 455.31 feet
to a point of curvature with a curve concave to the Southeast, said
curve having a radius of 228.00 feet and a central angle of 62'50'53";
Thence Southwestrly along said crve for 25009 feet, Thence South
77.06'10" West, for 7156 feet; Thence Nar 2921108" West, for
10209 feet to a point of curature wt a c e oncave to the East,
said curve having a radius of 2,565.00 feet and a central angle of
135826"; Thence Nortedy along said c e for 625.58 feet; Thence
North 852319" East, for 314.07 feet; Thence South 89008'21 East,
for 252.1 1 feet; Thence South 893836" East, for 168.52 feet;
Thence Suth 471700" East, for 30.31 feet the POINT OF BEGIN-
NING. Subject to existing easements, ghts-of-way, tenants, r-
vatlons and restrictons of record, if any. Said lands lying and situate
in Okeecobee County, Rorda. Said lands contain 9.01 acres. more or
ess. LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot 66, Hudson Lake Rances (Unrorded
Plat) A parcel of land ying in a portion of Section 26, Township 36
South, Range 34 East, Okeechohee County, Floda, and being more
particularly described as follows: Commence at the Northeast comer
of said Section 26; Thence South 0100'0" West along te East line
of said Section 26, for 2,003.52 feet; Thence North 85000OO West,
for 1,005.39 eet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; Thence Nar
8901" West for 2521 1 feet, Thence South 8529'19" West for
314,07 feet to a point at the beginning of a non-tangent curve, con-
ave to the East, said curve having a radius of 2,56500 feet, a central
angle of 035333" and from sid point a radial line ears Nort
74-37'18" East; Thence Northerly along ad cue for 174.25 feet;
Thence North 1102909" West, fr 293.22 feet to a point of curature
.th t. . "heast; said curve having a dlls of
35.00 feet and a central angle of 10022'10"; Then Noreasterly
along said e for 61.31 feet to a point of tangency; Thence N0th
8805301 East, for 558.42 feet; Thee South 082337" East, for
494.03 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Subject to eisting eam-
ments, nght-of-way, covents, aseilations and resoctns of
record, f any Said lands lying and sibate i Okeechobee County,
Floda. Said lands contain 657 acres, mae or less. LEGL DESCRIP-
TION: Lot 67, Hudson Lake Ranche (Unrecorded Plat). A parcel of
land lying in a portion of Section 26, Township 36 South, Range 34
East, Okeechobee County, Florida, and being more particularly
dsnhed as follows COMMENCE at the Northeast corner of said


Community Events


Cowboy church to meet
On May 14, the Cowboy Church at Palm-
dale Community Center will meet at 6 p.m.
for food and fellowship and at 7 p.m. for gos-
pel music and the word brought this month
by Olie Ore from Clewiston.

Orchid Club meeting canceled
The May meeting of the Orchid Club and
the Garden Club have been cancelled due
to the holiday. Meetings will resume on the
fourth Monday in June. For more information
call the extension office at 863-763-6469.

Embroidery club to meet
If you have an embroidery machine, plan
to buy one or are just interested in the con-
cept, please join us at our next meeting. It will
be held on Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m.
until 5 p.m. in the Red Cross classroom, 323
N. Parrott Ave. Bring your machine and lunch
for a fun-filled day. Cross-stitching, in the past,
was a beautiful form of hand sewing that was
very time consuming; but now we can create
those same beautiful designs using our em-
broidery machines. Machine cross-stitch will
be our project for the month of May. Bring
your cross-stitch design and choice of material
to see what you can create. For more informa-
tion, please call Joan at 863-467-0290 or Corry
at 863-467-2231.


Secbon 26; Thence Sout 01 West along the Eat ine of aid
Section 26, fr 1,68.25 feet; Thence North 890'00" West, f
381.12 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; Thence South 11-3327"
West, for 107.91 feet; Thence Sout 020490" West, for 40069 feet
to a point of culture with a Wcue conaveo ohe Northwest said
curve having a radius of 375.00 feet and a cental angle of 49 16'20";
Thence Southwetely along said curve for 322.49 feet; Thence North
4717'00" West, for 380.31 feet; Thence North 893836" West, for
168.52 feet; Thence Nrth 0802337" West, for 494.03 feet; Thence
North 53'01" East for 34.43 feetto a point at the beginning of a
non-tangent curve, concave tthe North, said curve hag a radius
of 5000 feet, a central angle of 1290907" and from said point a radi-
al ine bears North 442724" East; Thence Eastedy along said curve
for 112,71 feet: Thence Naor 853737 East, for 586.42 feet to th
POINT OF BEGINNING. Subject to estng easements, nghts-f-way,
counnts, reseations and retnctons of record, if any
Said lands ying and situate n Okeedobee County, Florida., Said lands
contain 9.02 arel, more or less. LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot 68,
Hudson Lae Ras hes (Unrecoded at) A pace of land lyiing a pr-
tion of Section 26, Tanshlp 36 South, Range 34 East Okeechobee
County, Flonda, and being mre partilarly desnbed as fUlos:
Commence at the Notheast comer of said Section 26; Thence Sout
0100'00" west along te Eat line of said Section 26, for 732.64 feet;
Thence Nort 89t00'0" West, for 1,046.87 feet the POINT OF
BEGINNING; Thence South 014719" East, for 696.92 feet to a point
at the beginning of a non-tangent curve, concave to the South, said
curve having a radius of 50.00 feet, a central angle of 523507" and
from said point a radial line bears South 0553'46" West; Thence
Westerly along said crve for 45.89 feet, Thence Sout 8853'01"
West for 617.96 feet to a point of curature wit a cure concave to
the Northeast, said curve having a radius of 35.00 feet and a central
angle of 8403621"; Thence Northwesterly along aid cu-e for 51.68
feet to a point of copound curature with a cuwe con e to the
East, aid ce having a radius of 165.00 feet and a catml angle of
5518004";Thence Northe along said cue for 159.26 feet; Thence
North 48047'27" East for 293.74 feet to a point of cratume wit a
cue concave to the Northwes, said cuve having a adius of 235.00
feet and a central angle of63741"; Thence Northeasterly along aid
curve for 191.25 feet; Thence North 5912'58" East, for 368.81 feet to
the POINT OF BEGINNING. Subject to exising easements, nghts-of-
way, covenants, reservations and restricons of record, i any. Said
lands lying and situate in Okeecbetee County, Florida.
Said lands contain 6.98 acres, more or less. LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot
83, Hudson Lake Ranches (Unrecorded Plat) A parcel of land lying in
a poraon of Section 24, Township 36 South, Range 34 East,
Okeehobee County Flonda, and being more padcularly desbed as
follows. Commence at the Northwest corner of said Section 24;
Thence South 0100'0" West along te West line of said Seton 24,
for 1,274.56 feet; Thence South 89O'O" East, for 336.36 feet to the
POINT OF BEGINNING; Thence South 6640'43' East, for 243.42 feet;
Thence Sout 57-23'8" East, for 327.45 feet; Thence South
32336'52" West, for 47.58 feet; Thenc North 58030'34" West, for
117.33 feet to a point of curature wth a ce concve to te
Southwest, said ouve having a radius of 1,085.00 feet and a cenBal
angle of 163656"; Thence Northwestely along aiod cae for 314.64
feet; Thence North 1538'01 East, ft 483.01 feet to the POINT O.F
BEGINNING. Subect to existing seents, ghts-of-way, covents,
reserva-ons and restctions of record, if any. Said lands lying and sit-
uate in Okeechobee County, londa: Said lands contain 5.30 acres,
more or less. LEG. DESCRIPTION: Lot 84, Hudon Lake Ranches
(Unrecorded Pat) A parcel of land lying in a portion of Sections 23 and
24, Township 36 South, Range 34 Eat, Okeechobee County, Forda,
and being more particularly described as follows. Commence at the
Northwest comer of said Secbon 24, Thence South 0100'00" West
along the west line of said Secbon 24, for 1,185.92 feetfW the POINT
OF BEGINNING; Thence South 7903839" East, for 203.90 feet;


Thence South 664043" East, for 146.12 feet; Thence South
153801 West, for 483.01 feet to a point at the beginning ofa non-
tangent curve, concave to the South, aid curve having a radius of
1,085.00 feet, a central angle of 133743" and from said point a radi-
al line bear South 145230" West;
Thence Westedy along said curve for 258.08 feet; Thence Nrth
884513" West, for 9232 feet to a point of curvatre with a curve
concave to he Northeast, said curve having a radius of 35,00 feet and
a central angle of 8753'08", Thence Northwsterly along said curve
for 53.69 feetto a point of revere curvature with a cure conave to
the West, said curve hang a adius of 535.00 feet and a central angle
of 1455'06"; Thence Nthery along said cuve for 139.30 feet;
mTence North 15-4711" Wst, for 341.48 feet to a point of curvature
wit a cre concave to the East, aid cure hang a radio of 365.00
feet and a centl angle of 12011'14"; Tence Northerl along said
cue for 77.4 feet; Thence Sout 793839" East, for 307.95 feet to
te POINT OF BEGINNING. Subject to exi-ng sements, nghts-of-
ay, coenants, resaeu tons and restrctons of record, if any. Sad
lands iang and state in Okeechobee Count, Flrida. Said lands con-
rain 6.1 1 acres, more or less. EGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot 87, Hudson
Lake Ranhes (Unrecorded Plat) A parcel of land lying in a portion of
Se oon 24, Township 36 South, Range 34 East, Okeechobee County,
Florida, and beng more particularly described as follos: Commence
at the Northwest cover of said Section 24; Thence South 010000
West along the West line of said Seton 24, for 903.59 feet; ence
South 890000" East, for 806.01 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING,
said point being the beginning of a crae concave to he Soutwest,
said curve having a radius of 1,985.00 feet, a central angle of
12-5945", and from aid pint a radial ine bear South 2420'46"
West; Thence Southestely along said cure fo 450.24 feet; hence
South 374700" West fo 538.87 feet; Thence North 5723'8" West,
for 365.78 feet; Thence North 664043" Wet, for 7.59 feet; Thence
North 293817" East, for 524.73 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING.
Subject o testing elements, nghtsof-way, cents, reeaons
and restrtons of record, if any. Said lands lying and tuate in
Okeechbee County, rida. Said lands contain 5.09 ac more or
less,
em,
EXHIBIT "B"
(A) Al tenements, ereditament, easements and other rights of any
nature whatsoeer, W any, appurtenant to the and' or the
improvements, or both, the benefit of all nghtfwy, strip and goes
of land, streets, alleys, passages, drainage rights, antary sewer and
potable water nights, tormwater drainage ghts, nghs of mgreas and
egrees to the Land and all adjoining property, and any improvements of
Mortgagr2 now or hereafter located on any of such real property iner
sts, water rnght and powers, a, ae, mineral and rpanan and lhtoal
rights, wether now existing or erfter ansing, together wth the
ler r remainder, rent, ues, inome
and profits of any of the foregoing (te "Appiurtemnes), (B) All buld-
ings, ructues, betterments and other impr cents of any nature
no or hereafter stated in whole in pat upon the Land a on he
Appurtenances, regardless of whether physically affixed eto or ev-
erd or capable o veane therefrom (the "Irmpaoe nt (C) All of
Mortgagors nght Ie and interest if any, in and o all fixture, equp-
ment and tangible personal propety of any nature whatsoever that Is
now r hereafter (I) attached or affixed to the Land, the Appurtenances,
a the Improvements, or (ii) situated upon or about the Land, the
Appurtenances and/or te Imprvements, regardless of wheer physi-
cally affixed there or severed or capable of severance therefrom, or
(i,) used, regardless of where situated, used, usable or intended to be
used, in connection wh any present or fture use or operation of or
upon the Land. The foregoing includes: all goods and inentry, all heat-
ing, air cndlbaoning, Ihbng, ianeralng and power equipment; all
engines, copressom, pipes, pumps, tank, mp mots, conduits, ng,
and switchboards; all plumbing, lng, l eanng, g, mre preton r, fire
exngulshng, refrlgeratng, ventlaing, and nommr cabos and public


address apparatus; all stoves, oves, ranges, dposal units, dishwah-
en, wat heaters, exhaust systems, refgerars, cabinet, and par-
tins; all rugs, draperies and carpets; all laundry equipment; all building
materials; all furnure (including, without limaon, any outdoor fumi-
ture), fumshings, office equipment and office supplies (but not includ-
ing furnitre, furnishings or office equipment in units used as models or
sales offices); and all additons, accessons, renewals, replacements and
substtubons of any or all of the foregoing. The property interests
encumbered and desbed by this paragaph are allied te "Tangible
ropety." (D) All proceeds of the cnveron, vduntary or in untay,
of any of te Land, Apurtenances, Impoem en and/or Tangible
property nto cash or other lqudated dalms, or that are othemwe
payable for injury to or te lung or requistaning of any such prper-
ty, including all udment, settlements and nuance and mndemna-
tin poeeds. (E) AI of Maogagos right, tile and interest in and to any
and all conacts or leses, wtte or aal, press impled, ow et-
ing or heafter entered into or arising, in any matter related to the
improvement, use, openaion, sale, coners n or other disption of'
"Land" means the real property described n Exhibit ortgago"
means DIy Lake Developments, Inc., a FCnda caporal any interest
in the Land, Appurtenances, Impro vments, andr Tangible Proprty,
or any combinabon thereof, including all tenant leases, sales contracts,
reservation deport agreements, any and all deposits, prepaid items,
and payments due and to become due thereunder, and including, with-
out Ilmaton, contracts pertanng to maintenance, on-te security
erve, elevator maintenance, landsaping seces, building or project
management, markebng, leasing, ales and janitonal services;
Mo8tgags mtbrests as lemee n equipment eIs, including teleco
mnlcabon, computers, vndg model furnmture, telatin,
laundry equipment; and Morgagos interests n cotm aWon tracts
or dimennts (indadlng arhiteural dEwings and plans and spenda-
tins rdatng to the Improements), service ontat, use and ac
agreement, advernng contract and puchas ords. (F) Al contact
rghts, common ionso, ne deposits, cerdfcates of deposit letters of
credit, documents, instruments, chattel pap, accounts, and general
intangibles as s term m time to ime are denied in te Unifom
Commeral Code as adopted by te State of Florida (the "Uniform
Commerdal ode"), in any manner related to the monsuon, use,
operabon, sale, converon or other disposion (voluntary or invun-
tary) of the Land, Apurna, 0 nces, Improvements, and/or Tangible
Property, including all construction plans and specficabons, architectur
al plans, engineerng plans and speficabos, permits, gvemmental or
quas-governnetal appeals, licenses, utility reervsabon and nghts to
recee ublity ces and all nghts to and under fees a charges paid
by or creds granted to Mortgagor or on ts behalf in cnnecon wth
the Land, Imponats nd annd Oppue a deveoper nights, vested
nights under any Planned Unit Development or Development of Regonal
Impat or other pmroje, sning, or land aus approal, irance policies,
rights of action and other chses In acton.
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF Y, OTHER T N THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE
OF THE IS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER
THE SALE DATED this 23rd day of Apil, 2009.
SHARON ROBERTSON
Clerk of Clircut Court
Attorneys for Plaintiff:
John R. Hart, Esq. E-mai: ihartcdtonfelds.mm
Carton Fields, P.A.
Post Offce Bo 150, Wst Palm Beach, FL 3340261 M
Tephone: (561) 659-7070
Facsmile: (561) 659-7368
By: /S/ Sandra Creech
Deputy Clerk
PUBLISHED; 05/113/09 AND 05/20/09


1 Softball tourney helps Habitat


Rescue FL, Inc.

Pet of the Week
Snoop is a very sweet little girl.
She Is a very young pit bull mix and
wants a forever home. If you are
interested in meeting little Snoop,
please call, email or drop by to see
our rescued pets at: 863-532-1110,
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Hundreds came out to cheer and partici-
pate in the First Annual Softball Tournament
for Habitat for Humanity on Saturday, April
25. The winning team, which is seeking a
sponsor, received a plaque and tee shirts.
The tee shirts proudly proclaimed Habitat
for Humanity, Building Hope and Homes.
More than $4,000 was raised which will
go toward the building of Habitat Houses in
Okeechobee. Nineteen Habitat volunteers
served as umpires, ticket takers, food ven-
dors, etc. The all-day affair was sponsored
by 23 local businesses which each contrib-
uted $100 as sponsors. In addition, 20 busi-
nesses contributed door prizes awarded
throughout the day.
Habitat was grateful to Tim Higgins who
helped enlist teams, organize the competi-
tion and coordinate the tournament.
Sponsors were Beef O'Brady's, Big Lake
Roofing, Board of County Commissioners,
Board of Realtors, Brewski's, Creech Con-
struction, Country Corner Drive Thru, Dr.
James Letcher, Don's Appliances, East Coast
Signs, Flamingo Games II, 441N Drive Thru,
Higgins Garage Doors, Jersey Mike's, John's
Towing, Mosquito Creek Grocery, Okeecho-
bee Sears, Pier II Motel, Pueblo Viejo, Quik
Change Oil, Seacoast Bank, Texaco and W
& W Lumber.


Okeechobee News/Pete Gawda

Thanking the

commission
Ed Thornton, left, of Habitat for Hu-
manity, presents Okeechobee County
Commission Chairman Clif Betts with
a Habitat T-shirt in recognition of the
fact that the commission granted Habi-
tat free use of county softball fields for
a fund raising tournament. The presen-
tation took place at the Thursday, April
30 commission meeting.


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Arrest Report

The following individuals were arrested on
felony or driving under the influence (DUI)
charges by the Okeechobee County Sheriff's
Office (OCSO), the Okeechobee City Police De-
partment (OCPD), the Florida Highway Patrol
(FHP), the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conserva-
tion Commission (FWC) or the Department of
Corrections (DOC).
SMichael Brandon Harvey, 25, N.W Ted
Beck Road, Moore Haven, was arrested May 5
by Deputy Sergeant J. Royal on an Okeechobee
County warrant charging him with violation of
probation possession of methamphetamine
and violation of probation possession of a
controlled substance. He is being held without
bond.
Joshua Matos, 22, Farmcrest Drive, Wa-
terbury, Ct., was arrested May 7 by Officer Jus-
tin Bernst on a charge of fleeing and eluding a
law enforcement officer. His bond was set at
$2,500.
SMoses Coley, 46, N.E. 14th Ave., Okeecho


bee, was arrested May 7 by Deputy Corporal
Aric Majere on an Okeechobee County war-
rant charging him with grand theft. His bond
was set at $2,500.
SScott M. Gabor, 41, S.E. 59th Circle,
Okeechobee, was arrested May 7 by Deputy
Robbie Lamb on an Okeechobee County war
rant charging him with the felony of posses
sion of a controlled substance. He was also
arrested on a misdemeanor charge of posses-
sion of drug paraphernalia. His bond was set
at $6,000.
Lucie Robillard Gallagher, 51, Peceful
Lane, Okeechobee, was arrested May 7 by Of-
ficer Justin Bernst on an Okeechobee County
warrant charging her with trafficking in oxy-
codone (two counts) and obtaining a con-
trolled substance by fraud (two counts). Her
bond was set at $60,000.
Stacey Stallworth, 27, N.E. 12th Ave.,
Okeechobee, was arrested May 8 by deputy
Justin Akins on a Palm Beach County war


rant charging her with grand theft and uttering
forged bills. She is being held without bond.
Jason Myles, 29, Centerstone Lane, Rivi-
era Beach, was arrested May 8 by Deputy Ser-
geant J. Royal on an Okeechobee County war-
rant charging him with violation of probation
-worthless check. He was released on his own
recognizance.
David Bernard Robinson, 26, N.E. 17th
Ave., Okeechobee, was arrested May 9 by
Deputy Dale Hardy on a felony charge of bur-
glary of an occupied conveyance. He was also
arrested on a misdemeanor charge of battery.
His bond was set at $2,000.
Tammy Denise Files, 40, S.W Fifth St.,
Belle Glade, was arrested May 9 by Officer Phil-
lip Eddings on a charge of aggravated assault.
Her bond was set at $2,500.
James William Kennedy, 47, U.S. 98 N.,
Okeechobee, was arrested May 10 by Deputy
Joseph Gracie on a charge of lewd and lascivi
ous exhibition. His bond on that charge was


set at $10,000. He was later arrested on charges
of lewd and lascivious molestation and capital
sexual battery He is being held without bond
on those charges.
Christopher E. Gillaspy, 35, S.E. 33rd Ter-
race, Okeechobee, was arrested May 10 by
Deputy Patricia Massung on an Indian River
County warrant charging him with failure to
appear -careless operation. His bond was set
at $150 cash only
Charles Edward Head, 32, S.E. 57th
Drive, Okeechobee, was arrested May 10 by
Deputy Arlene Durbin on a charge of battery
by strangulation (domestic). His bond was set
at $1,000.
This column lists arrests and not convict
tions, unless otherwise stated. Anyone listed
here who is later found innocent or has had
the charges against them dropped is welcome
to inform this newspaper The information
will be confirmed and printed.


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