|UFDC Home||myUFDC Home | Help ||
ALL ISSUES CITATION MAP IT! PDF VIEWER
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
This item is only available as the following downloads:
www.crestviewbulletin.com 50 TABLE OF CONTENTS Find us at www. facebook.com/ crestviewbulletin Follow us at twitter.com/ cnbulletin TWITTER FACEBOOK A Freedom paper read by 10,450 people every week Former Mar-Camp was a Crestview landmark Saturday, DECEMBER 31 2011 By Michael Stewart michaels@crestviewbulletin. com Looking back, 2011 was lled with tragedies and celebrations and disap pointments and accom plishments. We covered the bad, along with the good. There were fatal car wrecks and a major brush re that threatened homes north of Bob Sikes Air port. A re chief was ousted amid allegations of misuse of funds and the death of a Crestview High School student prompted a move ment to warn of the dan gers of texting and driving. Although stories of home foreclosures, the sluggish economy and con gressional gridlock domi nated the national news, many of the stories covered by the News Bulletin in 2011 were positive. From the opening of the new wing at the North Oka loosa Medical Center, to the arrival of the 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) to an inux of new busi nesses at Bob Sikes Air port, we found that north Okaloosa County residents had much to celebrate in 2011. Given the ebb and ow of the areas news in 2011, rather than highlight the top 10 stories of the year as we have done in the past, we chose to present a timeline of events, which better re ects the year as it un folded: (Editors note: Dates provided are the dates the stories ran in the News Bulletin and do not reect the actual date the events occurred.) FI R ST QUA R T ER Jan. 12: Dollar General opens in Laurel Hill. For the rst time, resi dents there dont have to drive to Florala, Ala., Baker or Crestview for basic ne cessities. Jan. 22: Vision Airlines announced its expansion of services at Northwest Florida Regional Airport, with 17 new destinations. Jan. 22: The State Uni versity System of Florida Board of Governors ap proved $9.5 million for a Florida A&M University pharmacy school in down town Crestview. The re lease of state funds paved the way for renovations to the historical Alatex Build ing on Woodruff Avenue, where the school will be built. Jan. 29: A $22 million expansion at North Oka loosa Medical Center is completed, two months ahead of schedule. The hospitals Patient Tower, which opened in Febru ary, includes 48 additional hospital beds. By Brian Hughes email@example.com A popular Crestview bar, pool hall and liquor store has closed its doors after 85 years in business. Opened as Mar-Camp Tavern in 1926, Kees Lounge survived the roaring 20s, Prohibition, the Great Depression and sev eral wars before closing last month. A sign outside says the business will reopen as a mattress store. Attempts to reach the lounge owners were unsuc cessful. The West James Lee Boulevard pub was famous, and sometimes infamous, as a popular north county wa tering hole. It stood just out side the Crestview city limits on what was originally called Old Spanish Trail West, the route that evolved into to days U.S. Highway 90. I remember when wed come visit Granny from Gal liver, we knew when we saw Mar-Camp we were arriving in Crestview, longtime resi dent Bertie Ann Curenton said of trips her family made in the early 1930s. In May 1935, nearly a year and a half after the end of Prohibition, owner Robert Martin re-established MarCamp Tavern as a new amusement center, accord ing to an Okaloosa NewsJournal article quoted by Betty Sanders Curenton and Claudia Garrett Patten in Crestview: The Forkland. Tourist cottages provided overnight accommodations and a baseball diamond was whipped into shape, the article read. While catering to tran sients, Mar-Camp Tavern offers many features of in terest to local citizens, the article stated. With a swim ming pool, caf and dance oor, Mr. Martin hopes to make it a center of activity Right: Formerly the MarCamp Tavern and a Crestview landmark for more than eight decades, Kees lounge closed toward the end of 2011. The building will become a mattress store, according to a sign outside. BR IAN HUGH E S | News Bulletin Looking back at 2011 See SALOON A2 Saloon closes after 85 years See 2011 A2 By Paula Kelley firstname.lastname@example.org An investigation into the death of a 2-year-old child has resulted in the arrest of a soldier with the 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), along with the mans anc. Thursday afternoon members of the Crestview Police Department arrest ed the childs father, Grant Sherwin, 27, and Nichole Marie Allen, 26, at their Crestview home on Pinel las Drive. Both Sherwin and Allen have been charged with ag gravated child abuse and neglect, police said. Addi tional charges are possible pending autopsy results, police said. Crestview Police De partment Maj. Joseph Floyd said Sherwin is a supply sergeant with the 7th Special Forces Group. Emergency crews respond ed to the couples home just before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and found Sherwins son, Logan, blue and unrespon sive and began administer ing CPR, police said. The boy was trans ported to North Okaloosa Medical Center and own by helicopter from there to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. He died shortly before 2 a.m. Thursday morning, Floyd said. Emergency workers told police that when they found Logan, his body tempera ture was 91 degrees, that he was malnourished and had numerous bruises on his body. Floyd said Sherwin told a responding ofcer that his son was potty trained, fell and hit his head while using the bathroom by himself. Investigators re ported that they found the lid to the bathroom toilet broken in three pieces. Emergency workers said Logan had a large bruise to his head and a cut to the inside of his lips. Floyd said Sherwin told ofcers that his son is de velopmentally disabled and that falling is a common issue for him. Furthermore, Floyd said, Sherwin told investi gators that Allen fed Logan and his twin sister, Olivia, dinner at approximately 6 p.m. and put them to bed in their rooms. Sherwin reportedly told investigators Allen checked on both children 15 minutes to 20 minutes after she put them to bed. Floyd said that Sherwin told police that Allen later Police arrest father, anc after son dies See ARREST A2 FI LE PH O T O Former M.A.S.H star Wayne Rogers, center, shakes hands with then Crestview Area Chamber of Commerce President Dino Sinopoli during the February grand opening of Rogers subdivision, Willow Creek Plantation. GRANT SHERWIN NICHOLE ALLEN BASKETBALL: CRESTVIEW WINS TOURNAMENT OPENER SPORTS, A8 36th Year, Number 105 P ASADENA BOUND......................... A 4 Education ............................ A4 Local .................................... A5 Whats Happening .............. A6 Classieds ............................ A7 Sports ................................... A8
Local A2 | Crestview News Bulletin Saturday, December 31, 2011 ADVERTISE IN THE NEWS BULLETIN Ask your Advertising Represenative about our Color by the Inch Program and Customer Appreciation Sale See our Online Packages at www.crestviewbulletin.com/interactive (850) 682-6524 To report news, for information, subscriptions and advertising, call 682-6524. N EWS I NFORMATION I NTERIM P UBLISHER E DITOR O FFICE S TAFF . . . RECEPTIONIST . . CIRCULATION ASSISTANT A DVERTISING I NFORMATION AD CONSULTANT AD CONSULTANT MEDIA CONSULTANT E DITORIAL REPORTER ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR REPORTER SPORTS EDITOR TYPESETTING P RODUCTION PRODUCTION In County 13 weeks ...........................$9.45 26 weeks .........................$17.85 52 weeks .........................$32.76 Out of County 13 weeks .........................$14.70 26 weeks .........................$23.10 52 weeks .........................$38.01 SUBSCRIPTION RATES MAIN OFFICE 1301 Industrial Drive Crestview, FL 32539 850-682-5111 DOWNTOWN MOTOR BANK 385 North Spring St. Crestview, FL 32536 850-682-5112 SOUTHSIDE OFFICE 2541 S. Hwy 85 Crestview, FL 32539 850-682-3111 www.fnbcrestview.com YourHometownBankSince1956 Your Hometown Bank Since 1956 2011 from page A1 Feb. 2: M.A.S.H. star Wayne Rogers, best known for his role as Trapper John on the hit TV series, ofci ated at the grand opening of Willow Creek Plantation, a planned neighborhood just south of Airport Road. Rogers spearheaded the project to develop more than 300 acres into a subdivision geared toward members of the military. Feb. 2: Crestview High School principal Ed Cole man conrmed that DeLand head football coach Kevin Pettis was chosen to be the next Bulldog head football coach and athletic director. Feb. 12: Megan Warman, 18, a senior at Crestview High School who died from injuries she suffered in a Jan. 27 automobile accident, was buried. Authorities said Megan was texting while driving when the accident occurred. Feb. 19: Almarante Fire Department Chief David Henderson is accused of using the re departments debit card on personal items, including a $503 cash with drawal at the Wind Creek Casino & Hotel in Atmore, Ala. Feb. 26: With the signing of a lease with the county, the way was cleared for the Wilson Street branch of the First National Bank of Crestview to become the future Crestview home of the Okaloosa County Tax Collector. March 12: A Just Drive week to warn stu dents about the dangers of distracted driving begins at Crestview High School in honor of Megan Warman, 18, who died Feb. 7 from in juries sustained in a Jan. 27 wreck. March 16: Ground is broken on Qwest Air Parts hangar at Crestview Bob Sikes Airport and ofcials with the Memphis, Tenn.based company announced plans to begin hiring local crews to disassemble air craft. March 26: A fast-mov ing brush re burned about 250 acres around Bob Sikes Airport and threatened homes and businesses. The Florida Division of Forestry and area reghters worked days to contain the re. SECOND QUARTER April 2: The Crestview City Council agreed to have engineering consultants CH2M HILL review the citys water and sewer sys tem billing procedures. At issue were unpaid water and sewer bills and late fees over the past several years. April 9: A packed cham ber greeted Crestviews newest city council mem bers as they led in for their ofcial swearing-in. As an overow crowd hovered in the corridor and behind the press table, Robyn Helt and Phillip Berezo solemnly swore to uphold the national and state constitutions as they were sworn in and took their seats on the dais. April 16: The Crest view City Council cleared the last hurdle for Johnny OQuigleys Alehouse to open. At issue was the citys requirement that owner Johnny OQuigley agree to annexation to the city, an ordinance applying to any business that accepts outof-city water and sewer ser vice. May 4: City and county ofcials announce attempts to lure a pharmaceutical manufacturers newest plant to Crestview. Pharma cy South Inc., manufacturer of the respiratory drug Alb uterol, had been in discus sions with city leaders and county ofcials for several months. May 4: A celebration 12 years in the making erupted on the bench of the Crest view baseball team as pitch er Dennis Gibbons pulled in the looping line drive off the bat of Fort Walton Beachs Hunter Sullivan to seal an 11-7 win in the District 2-5A championship game. May 7: Former Laurel Hill City Clerk Stephanie Davis was red amid alle gations of theft, city ofcials said. Davis, who handled the citys payroll was writing additional payroll checks to herself, City Council Chair man Larry Hendren said. May 11: Former Baker SALOON from page A1 among the local people. The establishments im age as a wholesome fam ily hangout, however, didnt last long. By the mid 1950s, Mar-Camp had established a tougher reputation and local law enforcement fre quently responded to dis turbances at the pub. We had a phone we called the Mar-Camps phone, said Louis Becker, a former posse member under Okaloosa County Sheriff Ray Wilson. When it went off we just jumped in the cars and ran to MarCamps because we knew we had some kind of fracas going on there. Every week end we had plenty of busi ness down there. Crestview Police De partment spokesman Lt. Andrew Schneider said al though Mar-Camp, which became Kees Lounge when purchased by Kee Anderson, Ken Blocker and their partners in 2001, was outside the city limit, Crest view police were sometimes called to provide backup to sheriffs deputies. Weve had some serious calls from people getting stabbed and some violence calls from people getting in ghts. Weve had some aggravated batteries and assaults, sheriffs ofce District 1 commander Capt. Larry Ward said. Its prob ably been our most active nightspot in District 1. It brought us a lot of business over the years. Ive seen it all at MarCamps, Holt resident Sherrie Stanley said. Things happened there. There were ghts, stab bings and cuttings, but people went back. It never deterred them from going. As Crestview grew and residential neighborhoods crept closer to the bar, Kees new owners started to improve the establish ments image. In 2005, the 1955 building, which had replaced the 1934 earlier structure, was upgraded. A sign proclaiming Racks Billiards & Beverages was added within the last year. The lounge continued to attract patrons from throughout the north coun ty. Many locals remember the bar fondly as the place where they sowed the wild oats of youth. When we were young er, thats where we went, Stanley said. The way it used to work was MarCamps was the last stop. Mar-Camps always stayed open the latest. It was 3 or 4 oclock before they shut down. No matter how old you were, no matter your social status, everybody wound up at Mar-Camps. You always had the most fun there. Some people are going to miss it and some people not so much, Sheriffs Of ce spokesperson Michele Nicholson said, adding that law enforcement ofcers are among the latter. We denitely dont get many calls to mattress stores, Schneider said. The Crestview baseball team celebrates in May after winning the District 2-5A baseball championship. See 2011 A3 ARREST from page A1 turned Logans light on and observed him in a ridged, locked up state. Sherwin reportedly told police that Allen brought Lo gan to the couch and called 911 and was told by the dis patcher how to begin per forming CPR. Olivia was placed in pro tective services custody with the Department of Children and Families, Floyd said. The base spokesman for the 7th said Thursday night he could not comment on an ongoing investigation. Logan would have turned 3 in February. Floyd said there was little food and childrens cloth ing in the home on Pinellas Drive and that the only thing in Logans room was a mat tress. The cabinets and the refrigerator were empty; no milk, no Sippy cups, no cookies, none of the things that a home with kids has, Floyd said. There were no Christmas presents, no toys, no baby shampoo, no kids clothes; just a mat tress laying on the oor and a blanket. It was strange. Sherwin and Allen were booked into the Okaloosa County Jail on no bond. FILE PHOTO S Megan Warman, 18, a senior at Crestview High School, died Jan. 27 from injuries she sustained in a single-car accident authorities said was caused by texting and driving. In June, crews began work on a $11.5-million project at Bob Sikes Airport to widen and resurface taxiways to make them compatible for use by the largest aircraft in the world.
Local Crestview News Bulletin | A3 Saturday, December 31, 2011 volleyball and girls basketball coach Kathy Combest, a college basket ball player long before ESPN and cable television popular ized womens college bas ketball, was inducted into the William Carey Sports Hall of Fame. May 14: Irregularities in the Crestview Utility Billings Department that cost the city thousands of dollars in lost revenue resulted in the ring of a city employee and sparked a call for close scru tiny of billing procedures. At issue were hundreds of bro ken city water meters that resulted in residents and businesses underpaying their bills. June 4: Okaloosa County ofcials said it was a pos sible microburst storm that struck a hangar under con struction at Crestview Bob Sikes Airport, severely dam aging the buildings frame. The hangar, being built for Qwest Air Parts, threatened to collapse next to John Giv ens Road. June 8: Following a February groundbreaking ceremony, crews began laying culverts and dig ging storm water retention ponds at Bob Sikes Airport for an $11.5 million project to widen and resurface the airports taxiways. June 11: The Florida De partment of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles ofce in Crestview closed. Crestview residents now have to drive to Fort Walton Beach, drive to Niceville or go online to renew their driver license. June 15: Okaloosa Coun ty lured a high-tech avia tion electronics company from Tallahassee Regional Airport to the Crestview Bob Sikes Airport, and its founder and president said he couldnt be happier with the change. This is such a different environment than Tallahassee, said Al Ingle, who started Capital Avion ics in 1978, when he was 24. It is so nice to be wanted. June 15: Ofcials with the Florida Highway Pa trol announce the agencys Crestview ofce on U.S. Highway 90, which was built in the mid 1970s, would close July 1 as a cost saving mea sure. THIRD QUARTER July 13: The Crestview News Bulletin announces it will relocate to new ofces at 705 Ashley Dr. in south west Crestview. The News Bulletin ofces on West James Lee Boulevard were sold. July 16: Despite recent rain, drought continued to create problems for area farmers, and water levels in some area creeks, rivers and lakes dropped. Several farmers had to replant after losing crops to the drought. July 23: City Clerk Jan ice Young tendered her resignation and announced she would be leaving ofce at the end the month. The political climate that exists in our city today makes it impossible to continue in this ofce, Young stated in her resignation letter. Aug. 3: One of the larg est institutional pharmacy companies in the country partnered with pharma cist Robert Dunn to open a Crestview location to serve patients in long-term care fa cilities in Northwest Florida. Dunn is president of Guard ian Pharmacy of Northwest Florida. Aug. 6: Ambulance re sponse times decrease for Crestview residents south of Interstate 10 with the lo cation of an Okaloosa EMS ambulance and a six-per son crew to P.J. Adams Parkway. Aug. 20: With the inux of families arriving with the Armys 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), as well as new Air Force trans fers, the Okaloosa School District sees an increase in children of military fami lies preparing for the new school year. Aug. 27: Members of the Crestview City Coun cil unanimously approved two ordinances regulating alcohol sales. The rst ordi nance allows Sunday alcohol sales beginning at 10 a.m. at eating places and restau rants that regularly serve full meals. The second or dinance allows alcohol sales at the Crestview Commu nity Center, Warriors Hall and Old Spanish Trail Park by nonprot organizations and for ofcially sponsored city functions. Sept. 14: Sen. Greg Evers toured the site of a waste treatment dumpsite in Baker with an inspector from the Environmental Protection Agency. Dis gruntled homeowners near the site complained of their homes being overrun with ies and overtaken by a foul smell. Sept. 21: Facing backlash from property owners and a potential lawsuit, the board of commissioners for the Dorcas Fire District signi cantly reduced a proposed increase in re assessment fees that would have gener ated $125,120 in additional revenue, primarily from owners of vacant land. Sept. 24: Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ash ley opened a substation in Baker. It is the second substation opened in north Okaloosa County. In June he opened a substation ofce at Laurel Hill City Hall. FOURTH QUARTER Oct. 5: Ofcials say some $6 billion is needed to fund transportation projects in Okaloosa and Walton coun ties over the next two de cades. Members of the Oka loosa-Walton Transportation Planning Organization said they are only expecting to receive $192 million in dis cretionary state and federal road funds during that same time frame. Oct. 8: The city of Crest view lowered its millage rate for the rst time since 1996. The millage rate was adopt ed at a pubic budget hearing where the Crestview City Council also approved its 2011-12 budget, which was about 1 percent higher than the 2010-11 budget. Oct. 12: Ofcials with Capital Avionics aircraft services operation, already working out of rented han gar space next door to Emerald Coast Aviation, announces expectations to have its component repair division moved to Bob Sikes airport from Tallahassee Re gional Airport by Nov. 1. Oct. 15: Renovations to the old Alatex building in downtown Crestview be gin in earnest. The building will house a satellite cam pus of Florida A&M Univer sity, which will offer courses leading to a pharmacy de gree. Nov. 5: An announcement is made that Laurel Hill will get a combination liquor store and sports bar. William Cash Moore told mem bers of the Laurel Hill City Council he plans to open a retail liquor store and small sports bar at the former site of the Whats It Shop on U.S. Highway 90. Nov. 16: The Veterans Day parade that almost wasnt became the biggest Veterans Day parade in the citys recent history, with more than 40 entries. Com munity members rallied to support the parade follow ing news reports that the event could be canceled because of a lack of parade entrants. Nov. 30: Emerald Coast Aviation, located in Crest view, wins a contract to provide xed-based opera tor services for Northwest Florida Regional Airport. After a modest beginning as the xed-base operator at DeFuniak Springs Air port in Walton County, Em erald Coast Aviation now has operations at all three Okaloosa County airports, including the one at Destin. Dec. 7: Air Methods Corp. announces it has relo cated its DeFuniak Springs helicopter to Crestview, ll ing a void left by the elimi nation of air ambulance service in Niceville. Dec. 14: Construction of an overpass crossing State Road 85 that will con nect Duke Field and the 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) is tentatively scheduled to begin next spring. Lane Construction Corporation of Cheshire, Conn., has been awarded an $11-million, two-year contract to build the twolane yover, which will in clude bicycle lanes. Dec. 17: The Crestview City Council announces that after ve months with out a Crestview city clerk, the position will be lled on Jan. 3 when Elizabeth Betsy Roy will be sworn into ofce. Roy was se lected from an initial eld of 13 applicants following a review of her application and an extensive interview before the city council. Dec. 28: The Crestview High School band takes off for Pasadena, Calif., for their appearance in the Rose Parade on Jan. 2. Cindy OLoughlin, center, scowls as opponents of liberalizing the citys alcohol sales ordinances speak during an August meeting. 2011 from page A2 A record number of entries, including these students from Gordon Martial Arts academy, entered the Veterans Day parade following news reports that the parade could be canceled because of a lack of participation. Ambulance response times for Crestview residents south of Interstate 10 decreased with the location in August of an Okaloosa EMS ambulance and a six-person crew to P.J. Adams Parkway. Work began in October to renovate the historic Alatex building in downtown Crestview, which Florida A&M University will use as a satellite campus for a pharmacy school.
Local A4 | Crestview News Bulletin Saturday, December 31, 2011 Big Red Machine departs for Rose Parade By Brian Hughes email@example.com After 14 months of preparation, the Crestview High School band departed Wednesday morning, representing the city, Okaloosa County and Northwest Florida in the Jan. 2 Tournament of Roses Rose Parade. As members and parent chaperones waited to board buses, the schools band room, normally lled with activity and sound lots of sound was uncommonly quiet. Theyre still half asleep now, band parent and Crestview High athletics coach Ernie Martin said. Wait till they get to the airport and see that big plane. Theyll wake up then. For many of the young performers, Martin said, the non-stop trip on the chartered World Airways jet to California will be their rst plane ride. As the buses pulled away, among supporters passing out hugs and well wishes at Crestview High was a bewhiskered gentleman who knew exactly the emotions the kids were experiencing. Fifty-one years before, Wendell Huffman, a former high school alto saxophone player, was undergoing the same feelings as he and his other Lakewood, Calif., band members headed to Pasadena. This time, the Mossy Head resident waited in the 38-degree darkness to bid farewell to his granddaughter Brittany Free, who took with her Huffmans commemorative medal from his 1962 Rose Parade appearance. Its going back (to Pasadena) 51 years later, Huffman said. I know these kids will enjoy this. But theyll be glad to sit down when its over. Its a sevenor eightmile march. We all had a ball when we did it. If Brittanys anything like I was, she had a hard time going to sleep last night. She wasnt the only one who passed a restless night. I didnt sleep at all last night, I am so excited, co-drum major Taylor Martin said as she sipped coffee. Were really prepared for whats about to happen. I think were ready to go. The adventure began with a September 2010 phone call to CHS band director Jody Dunn from Greg Jones, vice chairman of the music selection committee for the Rose Parade. Dunn recalled he didnt recognize the number on his caller ID and took the call out of curiosity. Weve accepted your application to march in the 2012 parade, Dunn said Jones told him. I said, OK, whos this really? I thought it was a joke, Dunn later said. I had to call back the next day to make sure it was real. A lot of people do that, Tournament of Roses President Rick Jackson said reassuringly during a May visit to Crestview. Between 50 and 70 bands annually apply to march in the Rose Parade, Jackson said. On Monday, most will be high school bands, along with a few college bands, including those from universities of Wisconsin and Oregon, the teams playing in the Rose Bowl Game. International bands include the Royal Swedish Navy Cadet Band. Working to raise more than $250,000 to fund the trip to Pasadena, the Big Red Machine found broad community support from parents, friends, businesses, civic leaders and even local artists. At its Dec. 6 meeting, the Okaloosa County Board of Commissioners designated January 2012 Crestview Band Month. Months of fundraising and rehearsals culminated on Wednesday morning when, at 15-minute intervals, 50-member groups of the Big Red Machine boarded a eet of school buses that transported them to Northwest Florida Regional Airport, where Superintendent of Schools Dr. Alexis Tibbetts bid them farewell. Their chartered jet left promptly at 10 a.m., arriving in Los Angeles four hours later. I couldnt be even more proud, Huffman said, adding he refrained from offering his granddaughter any sage advice. Shes a senior this year. They know everything. 2039844 Dine in only. One coupon per party. Coupons may not be combined with any other offer. Not valid with any daily specials. Expires January 23, 2012 Dine in only. One coupon per party. Coupons may not be combined with any other offer. Not valid with any daily specials. Expires January 23, 2012 MONDAY TO THURSDAY MONDAY TO WEDNESDAY MONDAY TO THURSDAY MONDAY TO THURSDAY COMBINATION PLATES Menu items AL, with purchase of two drinks COMBINATION PLATES Menu items AL, with purchase of two drinks FAJITA CHICKEN FAJITA CHICKEN BUY ONE GET ONE FREE BUY ONE GET ONE FREE 1 PER TABLE 1 PER TABLE 1 PER TABLE 1 PER TABLE $ 5 99 $ 5 99 Lunch Only 2:00pm4:00pm Lunch Only 2:00pm4:00pm 850 862 2007 300 Eglin Pkwy, NE @ Corner of Eglin & South Ave www.larumba.promilitary.net xp ires J anu nu anu nu u u u ar ary ary ary ary ary ary ary ary ary y y y y 23 23 23 23 2 2 2 012 850 796 4300 480 Mary Esther Blvd, Mary Esther, FL 32569 9578775 Sr. Researcher: Debbie Benoit Closing Administrators: Debbie Adams, Chris Steverson, Roberta Youngblood Bookkeeper: Melissa Barrow Receptionist: Charleen White Serving NW Florida since 1925 The Only Complete Title Plant in Okaloosa County CRESTVIEW Main Of ce: 402 N. Main Street Crestview, Florida 32536 Ph: 850.682.6171 FWB Branch Of ce: 327-B Racetrack Road NE Ft. Walton Beach, Florida 32547 Ph: 850.863.4433 President: Ava S. Powell, Esquire | General Manager: Marian K. McBryde We have a long and rich history in the abstract & title, escrow and real estate closing business. Okaloosa Title and Abstract Company is the only complete in-house title plant in Okaloosa County, Florida, and has been serving Northwest Florida since 1925. Happy New Year HIGHEST PRICES PAID FOR YOUR PRECIOUS METALS! GOLD SILVER BULLION Coins, Jewelry, Broken Items, Now Open Sat. 10a-4p OUR CUSTOMERS SAY WE PAY MORE! a Diamond & Gold Exchange, Inc. Eglin & Hollywood FWB 243-3900 / 243-3913 2038565 2041958 1407 E. John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578 850-678-1298 2055841 www.stpaulniceville.com Sunday Worship Hours New Years Day One Service 10:00 a.m. Nursery provided We Welcome You! St. Paul Lutheran & Preschool Gods Work. Our Hands St. Paul Lutheran Preschool is an early childhood ministry of StPLC, since 1983. We offer Christcentered curriculum for 3, 4, and 5 year olds. A Florida VPK provider. C010K0064 WATCH THE PARADE WITH BRM FANS Crestview City Councilman Ben Iannucci and Administrative Services Director Mike Wing have organized a Rose Parade broadcast viewing at the Crestview Community Center. The parade will be projected across the wall so fans of the Big Red Machine can see Crestviews pride and joy in all their glory. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 2. The parade starts at 10 a.m. There is no admission charge, and refreshments will be available for purchase. ALL ABOARD FOR PASADENA B RIAN H UG HES | News Bulletin A band parent checks names off a roster as members of the Crestview High School band board buses bound for Northwest Florida Regional Airport, where a chartered jet ew them to Pasadena for their Rose Parade appearance.BRIAN HUG HES | News Bulletin Wendell Huffman waited in the pre-dawn chill to bid farewell to his granddaughter, Brittany Free. She carried his commemorative medal from the 1961 Rose Parade in which he marched with his high school band. N ORTH W EST F LORIDA R E G IONAL A IRPORT | Special to The News Bulletin Once they arrived at Northwest Florida Regional Airport, members of the Big Red Machine were wide awake and eager to board their chartered jet for the nonstop ight to Los Angeles. B RIAN H UG HES | News Bulletin The Big Red Machines band room was surprisingly still Wednesday morning as parents and musicians waited to board buses for the airport.
Local Crestview News Bulletin | A5 Saturday, December 31, 2011 6513924 Community Banking Since 1947 www.bankccb.com Member FDIC 225 E. Three Notch St. Andalusia (334) 222-2561 609 Florala Hwy. Opp (344) 493-2259 1290 North Ferdon Blvd. Crestview (850) 682-0484 2077441 The Crestview Public Librarys Noel Night was held last week. The event included performances by the First United Methodist Church hand bell choir and a worship music team from Emmanuel Baptist Church. By Paula Kelley firstname.lastname@example.org Hoppin John is a traditional family recipe for New Years Day. Its a Southern dish and we are superstitious and sentimental folks, raised to believe that you must eat at least three black eyed peas (for luck, fortune and romance) on New Years Day if you like them or not in order to have a prosperous year lled with only good luck. The peas are symbolic of pennies and some families even add a coin to the pot. Although Hoppin John is a meal by itself, we always cook collard or mustard greens to accompany it as they are green, the color of money. And what good Southern spread is complete without cornbread? The reason, were Southern and its the color of gold. Obviously most of us in the South are not lthy rich yet, but that superstition always whispers in your ear and makes you follow the tradition, just in case. Ingredients: 1 lb package dry black eye peas 2 cups ham cooked and cubed into bite size pieces 1 medium diced onion 1 cups diced bell pepper (I use a green, a red and a yellow for color) 1 tbsp minced garlic 1 jalapeno (diced with no seeds) 1 can Rotel Tomatoes 1 can stewed tomatoes (chopped) 1 tbsp Cajun seasoning (I use Tony Chachere) 1 bay leaf 4-6 cups stock (vegetable or chicken) 2 tbsp canola oil 2 cups cooked long grain white rice Preparation: The night before cooking Hoppin John, soak the dry black eye peas in a bowl of water. Cover and set aside until you are ready to cook. Then drain the peas in a colander and rinse with water. Prepare all of your ingredients chopping, dicing and measuring. In a 6-quart pot, heat the 2 tablespoons of canola oil on medium high heat. Saut the onion, bell pepper and garlic. Add the 4-6 cups vegetable or chicken stock. Add the Rotel tomatoes, seasonings, jalapeno, black eye peas and ham. Make sure the mixture is covered with water. Add water if needed. Bring to a boil. Cover and lower the heat to medium low. Simmer for 1 1/2 hours stirring occasionally. In the last 1/2 hour, cook the rice according to package directions. Stir the rice in to the big pot or serve the Hoppin John on a bed of rice. Oh, and dont forget, you cant wash clothes on New Years Day according to Southern superstitions. Supposedly you will cry many tears in the New Year if you do. Hope 2012 is a wonderful New Year! Hoppin John for New Years Day Noel Night at the library Right: Guests of the library make Kwanzaa candles on Noel Night. PHOTOS SP EC I AL TO THE NEWS BULLET INLeft: Santa and Mrs. Claus (Pat and Karen Quinn) visit with children and hear their Christmas wishes. Right: Jeremy Arnold lounges while Shannon Walker hands out Holiday Fun books.
Local A6 | Crestview News Bulletin Saturday, December 31, 2011 6513059 To have an area event published here, email it to news@crestviewbulletin. com or call 682-6524 by 5 p.m. Friday. Announcements run on a space-available basis. FUNDRAISER: Joy Fellowship will host a yard sale on Dec. 31, from 8 a.m. to noon at 5978 Old Bethel Road, Crestview. Proceeds will benet their Youth Winter Retreat. GOSPEL CONCERT: Libby and Friends Gospel Concert Ministry will present the Down East Boys Quartet Jan. 14 at 6 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 951 S. Ferdon Blvd., Crestview. A love offering will be received. Tickets for the Feb. 12 Ernie Haase and Signature Sound Concert are available now. Concerts are held every second Saturday of the month, and sponsored by Crestview Memorial Funeral Home, Liveoak Memorial Park, Mrs. Bs BBQ and Baker, and Central Baptist Church. For more information visit www.LibbyAnd FiendsGospelConcerts. com, call Libby White at 496-7106, or Central Baptist Church at 682-5525. COUPON CLASS: Crestview Nazarene Church at 395 Aplin Road is hosting a free coupon class for the public on Monday, Jan. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Jim Stout from gotcouponusa.com says, Everyone who attends will leave knowing how to cut their grocery bill by 50-90 percent. Our goal as a company is to educate people how to help themselves and their families and in addition have the ability to donate to local food banks and pantries in their area for little or no money. Its an exciting project. For more information or to register, visit www. crestviewnazarene.com. CITIZENS ACADEMY: From Jan. 3 to March 27 every Tuesday evening from 6-9 p.m., the Okaloosa County Sheriffs Ofce will have Citizens Academy training in the administrative building. For more information contact Ashley Bailey, crime prevention specialist, at 651-7153 or abailey@sheriff-okaloosa. org. BLOOD DRIVES: On Jan. 4, Sacred Heart Medical Group at 550 Redstone Ave., Crestview, will host a 1-4:30 p.m. blood drive. On Jan. 15, First United Methodist Church at 599 Eighth Ave., Crestview, will host an 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. drive. TOASTMASTERS NEW VENUE: The Crestview Toastmasters club meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Beginning Jan. 12, the meetings will be held in Room 6 at Troy University, 650 S. Pearl Street, Crestview. Meetings begin promptly at 6 p.m. and end at 7 p.m. The club is a learn-by-doing workshop where members practice speaking skills in a relaxed atmosphere. The person with strong speaking skills has an advantage in todays competitive job market. Call Clara Dunham at 803-4488 and join them in learning how to speak with condence and say what you mean. LIBRARY EVENTS: Tai Chi: Try It. is the Jan. 3 First Tuesday program. At 10:30 a.m., Anna Dyess will demonstrate Tai Chis basic principles and a few forms you can practice at home. To practice at the event, wear loose clothing and at shoes that stay comfortably on your feet. Coffee and cookies will be served starting at 10 a.m. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (90 minutes long, rated PG) will be featured at the Crestview Public Library movie picnic Friday, Jan. 13, at 6 p.m. Pack a picnic supper. Please do not bring children who cannot sit through a feature length lm. Registration is not required for this free event, but you are welcome to sign up in the youth area for a courtesy reminder call or email. The library thanks Wolves Den 11 for providing the beverages and cleaning up and Crestview Library Friends for purchasing the movie license. Please call Heather at 682-4432 with questions. The library is located at 1445 Commerce Drive behind the post ofce. FINANCIAL HELP: On Monday, Jan. 9, at 6:30 p.m. the Crestview Church of the Nazarene (395 Aplin Road) will be holding a class entitled, Getting A Hold of Your Finances. This class will offer ways to prepare and live within a budget while helping participants become debt free For more information, please go to www. crestviewnazarene.com or call the church at 682-7995. DAV TRANSPORTATION: The Disabled American Veterans van, which provides transportation to the Joint Ambulatory Care Center in Pensacola, will not run through Jan. 3. Transportation will resume on Jan. 4. The van departs from Crestview, Niceville and Fort Walton Beach on Wednesday and Friday each week if required. For further information or to schedule a ride, please contact Okaloosa County Veterans Services at 6895922 or 651-7258. ZUMBA CLASSES: Crestview Church of the Nazarene has Zumba classes every Thursday from 6:30 7:30 p.m. at 395 Aplin Road in Crestview. Taught by certied instructors, the class costs $5 per person. For more information, please go to www.crestviewnazarene. com. SENIORS VS. CRIME: The Okaloosa County Seniors vs. Crime is a special project under the Florida Attorney Generals ofce to assist senior citizens who believe that someone has taken advantage of them. The organizations ofce is located at 296 S. Ferdon Blvd., Crestview, in suite 8. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, except holidays. For more information or to report a scam, call 3063176. The organizations email address is okaloosacountysvc@ yahoo.com. GSOC MEETINGS: The Genealogical Society of Okaloosa County meets every second Saturday at the Heritage Museum, located at 115 Westview Ave., Valparaiso, across from the city park. For more information, contact Martha Trau at 259-4351. FOSTER AGENCY IN NEED OF BEDS: Lakeview Centers FamiliesFirst Network is in need of beds for children in protective services. Bunk beds, twin beds and toddler beds are needed to help local families. Beds do not have to be new, just in good condition. If you have beds that you would like to donate please contact Elsie Green at 833-3840 or 585-1368. CRESTVIEW SOUP KITCHENS : Serving from 11 a.m. to noon except on Wednesdays, when the hours are from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays: Central Baptist Church, 951 S. Ferdon Blvd. (State Road 85), 682-5525. Tuesdays: Our Savior Lutheran Church, 178 North Ave., Crestview, 6823154. Wednesdays: LifePoint Church (former First Assembly of God), 400 S. Ferdon Blvd. (State 85), 682-3518. Thursdays: Community of Christ, 398 W. First Ave., behind Whitehurst/Powell Funeral Home, 682-7474. Fridays: First Presbyterian Church, 492 N. Ferdon Blvd., intersection of State 85 and U.S. 90, 682-2835. Saturdays: First United Methodist Church, 599 Eighth Ave., behind Tom Thumb across from Goodwill, 682-2018. Volunteers are always needed. Please call any church to volunteer. Emmanuel Baptist Church members are in need of bikes, which they repair and issue to the homeless. Please call 4230711 if you can assist with this service. MISCELLANEOUS WAM! CONFERENCE: The second annual Shelter House WAM! (Women and Money) Conference will be held Saturday, Jan. 28, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. It will offer workshops on topics such as organizing your nances, budgeting, cooking on a budget, investing and car basics. Workshops under the Youth Economic Strategies program will include budgeting, banking, savings, interviewing, resume writing and entrepreneurship and are geared toward ages 12 to 18. Attendees who register by Jan. 13 will be entered into a drawing for one of 20 books Shelter House is giving away. Registration is $25 per person in advance or $30 at the door. It includes all workshops, the keynote address, breakfast and lunch. Scholarships are also available. To apply for a scholarship, get more information about sponsorship opportunities as a business, or for more information, call 243-1201. FLORIDA TRAIL SCHEDULE: For more information on Florida Trail Association activities, visit choctaw. oridatrail.org. ADVENTURE CLUB: For more information on club activities, call Clarice Hebinck at 581-4591 or send her an email at email@example.com. ROWC SCHEDULE: Eglin Retired Ofcers Wives Club programs and menus for 2011-12 are listed below. To reserve your space a week before the program, please call Barbara at 6511453. Jan. 19 The Lighthouse People, Bob and Sandra Shanklin. Beef stew, salad, rolls, dessert and coffee/tea. STRICTLY WEAVERS MEETINGS: are held once a month by the Strictly Weavers Guild of the Emerald Coast. For exact meeting location and more information please call Alice (934-4403) or send an email to strictlyweavers@ yahoo.com. Anyone interested in the art of weaving handwoven fabric is invited to attend. HERITAGE PARK EVENTS: Heritage Park and the Indian Temple Mound Museum are open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and are located at 139 Miracle Strip Parkway SE. Regular admission is $5 plus tax for adults, $4.50 plus tax for seniors 55 and older and active military, and $3 plus tax for children 4 to 17. For further information please contact Mike Thomin at 833-9595. DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY: Pensacola Chapter 298 meets regularly every second Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Members of the lineage organization reside in Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Escambia counties. For more information call Glenda Manis at 678-7318 or 902-7049. ONGOING COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS a support group for parents and grandparents who have experienced the death of a child, meets the rst Tuesday of each month at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Niceville, in room No. 4 in the Religious Education Building. For more information call Diane Kingsley at 398-6394. You may also visit www. compassionatefriends.org. CAR DONATIONS: Boys and Girls Clubs throughout the United States are beneting from a car donation program. Donated cars do not have to be functional. They only need a title. The cars are picked up and sold at auction. The funds generated are a helpful resource to the clubs. Donate your car and support your local club. For more information call 800-246-0493. SPECIAL MEETING The Crestview City Council will hold a special meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. at City Hall to swear in Betsy Roy as the new city clerk. The council selected Roy to ll the position vacated by Janice Young, who resigned in July. WHATS HAPPENING
ClassifiedsCrestview News Bulletin |A7Saturday, December 31, 2011 If you need a clean house call me I can help! Please call 850-603-0798. Giddens Contruction LLC 35 yrs experience Licensed & Insured Call 226-7413 or 321-558-4138 for all your remodeling/ handyman needs Airlines are hiring Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified -Housing available CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (866)314-3769 Earn College Degree Online. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call (877)206-5165 www.CenturaOnline.com Individual wants to buy house for investment 850-651-0987 Text FL90207 to 56654 2003 Dodge two door pickup 57,000 miles new tires, good AC & heat, excellent condition $6500 Call 537-4094 or 902-3660 Dixie RV SuperStoresFLs Newest RV DealerNOW OPEN!!!*Store Hours* Monday Saturday 8:00am-6:00pm 21 Acres / 30 Brands New and Used Units 7 Manufacturers: Newmar Keystone Heartland Jayco Fleetwood Forest River Prime Time Located off I-10 Exit 70 / SR285 328 Green Acres Dr. De Funiak Springs, FL 32435 Sales 850-951-1000 www.dixierv.com Your land or family land is all you need to buy a new home. Call 850-682-3344 Advertising SalesSanta Rosa Press Gazette, Milton, Florida Do you want a career where you can make a difference? Are you a motivated sales associate?If you answered yes and yes, take a look at Florida Freedom. We want you! Freedom wants motivated Multi-media Advertising Account Executives. You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic and energetic sales program and channel your initiative, innovation, and competitive spirit to make an impact on our customers, our organization, and your own career. You will touch on all media platforms at Florida Freedom, selling print and online ads. Leverage your creativity as you partner with customers to create custom multi-media solutions, using our exciting and ever-growing portfolio of advertising products. Your success in this role could set you up to pursue a variety of career paths in our organization or throughout our parent company, Freedom Communications, Inc. (FCI), one of the nations largest privately owned media companies. Send resume to j firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidate hired pending background check and pre-employment drug screen. EOE drug-free workplace Crestview 5 br 2 full baths. Appl., large shed with electricty, fenced in back yard. Newly Remodeled $975. 850-259-0267 Crestview -1BR Duplex 652-B Brock St. $395/mo plus dd No pets. 978-6305 Crestview -Lg, 2BR/1BA Quiet, Gated, NO Pets. W/D hookup Call 585-5012/682-4990 $575. mo + $500. DD Crestview -3 Br, 1 Ba 148 Seminole Trail, $675/mo &$675 deposit Call 682-9333 or 682-8665. Crestview 3 Br,1 Ba, central heat & air, fenced yard, large workshop, $650/mo + $300 Dep 689-4442 or 240-0474 Crestview 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. $1250 per month. Please call 850-398-5569 Publishers NoticeAll real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on a equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. We Buy GoldWE PAY THE MOST US GOLD PAWN 700 Beal Pkwy FWB 850-974-2462 We Buy GoldWE PAY THE MOST US GOLD PAWN 700 Beal Pkwy FWB 850-974-2462 2 Cemetery plots in the Garden of Comfort $1450.00/each Call 537-3064 For Sale U.S. Grade A Choice Black Angus Beef, homegrown, grain fed, $2/pound hanging weight. Call 850-834-2419 or 850-974-0167. A Few Pro Drivers Needed Top Pay & 401K 2 Mos. CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)258-8782 www.meltontruck.com Driver: Dry & Refrigerated. Single source dispatch. No tractor older than 3 years. Daily Pay! Various hometime options! CDL-A, 3 months current OTR experience. (800)414-9569. www.driveknight.com Drivers Hiring Experienced/ Inexperienced Tanker Drivers! Great Benefits and Pay! New Fleet Volvo Tractors! 1 Year OTR Experience Required-Tanker Training Available. Call Today: (877) 882-6537 www.OakleyTransport.com DriversRUN 5 STATE REGIONAL! Get Home Weekends, Earn Up to 39¢ mi, 1 yr OTR flatbed exp. reqd, SUNBELT TRANSPORT, LLC (800)572-5489 ext 227 START NOW! Own A Red Hot Dollar, Dollar Plus, Mailbox, Discount Party, Discount Clothing, Teen Store, Fitness Center from $51,900 Worldwide! www.drss20.com Publishers Notice SCAM To avoid possible scams, it is recommended that consumers should verify caller information when receiving calls regarding credit card payments. Consumers should also contact the local company themselves instead of giving this information to individuals who are contacting them directly. Absolute Auction January 14th at 9:00 a.m. for Rudys Rental. Liquidation of rental equipment and inventory. For more information visit www. proteamauction.com Legal # 130537 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No: 11 DR 5626 Division: WALTER B. STINSON, Petitioner, And ALIA EDITH GARCIA, Respondent. NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE TO:Alia Edith Garcia 919 Edith Boulevard, SE Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Walter B. Stinson, whose address is c/o Southern Star Immigration, P.A., 184 Eglin Parkway, NE, Suite 7, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548 on or before Januray 25, 2012, and file the original with the clerk of this Court at Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex Extension 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548 before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office notified of your current address. (You may file Notice of Current Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerks office. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings. Dated: 12-14-11 CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Sherry Johnson Deputy Clerk 12/24/11 12/31/11 1/7/12 1/14/12 Legal #130542 NOTICE OF SALE In accordance with Florida Statues, Barwood @ Keepsafe Storage, located at 101 Hospital Drive, Crestview, Florida will offer for sale to the highest bidder the household and other goods stored in the below listed units. Said goods are to be sold to recover the rents not paid by the tenants. Unit I45 Deena R Clifton Unit J03 Pamila Clayborne Unit L07 Vicki P. Fortier The sale shall take place on Fri., January 13, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. KeepSafe Storage 101 Hospital Dr Crestview, Fl 32539. 12/31/11 1/7/12 Incorrect Insertion PolicyFor Classified In-column AdvertisersAll ads placed by phone are read back to the advertiser to insure correctness. The newspaper will assume correctness at the time of the read-back procedure unless otherwise informed. Please your ad. Advertisers are requested to check the advertisement on the first insertion for correctness. Errors should be reported immediately. Your Florida Freedom newspaper will not be responsible for more than one incorrect insertion, nor will it be liable for any error in advertisements to a greater extent than the cost of the space occupied by the error. Any copy change, during an ordered schedule constitutes a new ad and new charges. We do not guarantee position of ANY ad under any classification. Legal # 130534 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 11-CP-1212 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN F. PERRETTI Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of John F. Perretti, deceased, whose date of death was November 29, 2011, is pending in the Circuit Court for Okaloose County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 101 E. James Lee Blvd., Crestview, FL 32536. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their Claims with this court 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 FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is December 31, 2011. Attorney for Personal Representative: Tracy O. Strom Attorney for Donna L. Ferretti Florida Bar Number: 0907420 204 Buck Drive NE Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548 Telephone: (850) 243-5451 Fax: (850) 244-9554 Personal Representative: Donna L. Perretti 105 Clinton Park Drive Bergenfield, New Jersey 07621 12/31/11 1/7/12 LEGAL # 130521 NOTICE OF SALE In accordance with Florida Statutes, Dansher Mini Warehouses, located at 1110 N. Ferdon Blvd., in Crestview, Florida will offer for sale to the highest bidder the household and other goods stored in the below listed units of Dansher Mini Warehouses. Said goods are to be sold to recover the rents not paid by the tenant. Unit # B-09 Adam Carroll 298 A. Martin St Crestview, Fl 32536 Unit # A-43 Kyri Ford 595 McClelland St Crestview, Fl 32536 Unit # B-41, B-44 Marguerite Wilson 5397 Opportunity Dr Crestview, Fl 32539 Unit # A-37, B-22, C-23, E-4 Carolyn Youngblood 4001 Loglake Rd Holt, Fl 32564 The sale shall take place January 09, 2012 at 9:00 A.M., at the Dansher Mini Warehouse. 12/17/11 12/31/11
www.crestviewbulletin.com Section News & NOTES Saturday, December 31, 2011 Section A Page 8 By Randy Dickson randyd@ crestviewbulletin.com FREEPORT Crestviews three-headed monster of Justin Cline, Antryun Coleman and Ronnie Baylark each scored 16 points to lead the Bulldogs to a 62-35 win over Lakeshore, La., in the second round of the Hilton Sandestin Beach Basketball Blowout on Wednesday. The Bulldogs (8-2) got off to a slow start the night after running Spanish Fort out of the gym on Tuesday and struggled most of the game to put the Titans away. I dont know how we got through that one to be honest with you, Crestview coach Keith White said. I think we played really, really good yesterday and we thought we were going to show up and play the same way today. Its all a mental game. We scored 37 points in three quarters and turn around and scored 25 in the fourth quarter. Its just frustrating to see us play the way we played when I know how good we can be. The Bulldogs used the long ball to take a 14-8 lead at the end of the rst quarter. Coleman picked up the rst Crestview score with a 2-point basket. The rest of the Bulldog points in the period came from beyond the arch as Cline hit a pair of 3-pointers and Jonathan Buckelew and Greg Burden connected from long range. Lakeshore big man Mikal Mazik kept the Titans in the game, scoring all eight of his teams rstquarter points as Crestview led 14-8 after the rst quarter. Baylark took control of things in the second quarter, scoring seven as the Bulldogs extended their lead to 28-19 at the half. Mazik continued to carry the Trojans, adding ve more points in the second quarter. He had 17 of Lakeshores 31 points when he fouled out early in the fourth quarter. Hes the best post player weve seen this year, White said. Denzel (Ware) told me he is really strong and we tried to double and triple team him a couple times and hes really good. Hes a good strong guy. With Mazik out of the picture the Bulldogs were able to take the ball to the hole and play their insideout game. The Bulldogs led 3728 after three before exploding for the big fourth quarter. Coleman had 10 points in the fourth quarter and Baylark added nine as the Bulldogs pulled away for the win. Cline knows the Bulldogs still have some work to do before lifting the tournament championship trophy, but he knows what it would mean to the Crestview program if the Bulldogs can win the next two games. It would be something good because we havent won anything in years, he said. This would be something to turn things around with. By Randy Dickson email@example.com FREEPORT Crestviews onetwo punch of Ronnie Baylark and Antryun Coleman delivered a knockout blow to Spanish Fort, Ala., as the Bulldogs opened the Hilton Sandestin Beach Basketball blowout with a 73-44 win. The Bulldog tandem combined for 46 points as Baylark went for a game-leading 25 points and Coleman dropped in 21 to pace the Crestview (7-2) attack. Bulldog coach Keith White offered a simple explanation for the Crestview win. They came out in a zone and we started hitting a bunch of threes, and they came out of the zone and went back to man, he said. We pressed them a little bit and they didnt like that. Weve got to play defense. If we play defense, we are going to be hard to beat. In a sign of things to come, the duo scored all 11 of Crestviews points in the rst quarter. Coleman was off to a quick start with six points and Baylark added ve. While the Bulldogs relied on two players to score all of their points in the rst quarter, the Toros had ve different players scoring as Crestview led 11-9 at the end of the rst quarter. Spanish Fort big man Jaleel Cousins, the younger brother of former Kentucky star and current NBA player DeMarcus Cousins, tried to put his team on his back in the second quarter. The 6-foot-9-inch post player scored eight of his team-high 12 points in the period to help keep things close. But Cousins one-man show could only do so much as Crestviews Justin Cline got hot scoring seven points and Baylark continued his steady play, adding ve more points before the break as the Bulldogs took a 2621 lead into the break. The second half wasnt close as Coleman and Baylark went back to work. Coleman pitched in 11 points in the third quarter and Baylark was good for eight points as the Bulldogs went on a 27-8 tear to push their lead to 53-29 after three. The hot shooting of Baylark and Coleman was only part of the story. In typical Crestview fashion the Bulldogs extended the defensive pressure to frustrate Spanish Fort at every turn. Cousins scored just two points in the second half after scoring 10 in the rst half, as Crestview used post players Denzel Ware, Jerry Aaron and Emmanuel Cotton to take Cousins out of his game. But it wasnt just good Crestview defense on the inside that played well. No Spanish Fort player made more than one eld goal in the second half, and only two Toros other than Cousins Reagan Eubanks and J.D. Powell with two baskets each scored more than one eld goal in the game. Crestview wins tournament opener Bulldogs earn spot in Beach Blowout semi nals AREA SCHEDULE Monday Girls high school soccer Crestview at Escambia, JV 5:30 p.m./V 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Boys high school basketball Crestview at Choctaw, JV 5:30 p.m./V 7 p.m. Poplar Springs at Laurel Hill, JV 5 p.m./V 7:15 p.m. Baker at Jay, JV 6 p.m./V 7:15 p.m. Girls high school basketball Poplar Springs at Laurel Hill, JV 4 p.m./V 6 p.m. Holmes County at Crestview, JV 5:30 p.m./ V 7 p.m. Boys high school soccer Niceville at Crestview, JV 5 p.m./V 7 p.m. Girls high school soccer Crestview at West Florida, JV 5:30 p.m./V 7:30 p.m. Baker at Washington, 6 p.m. Boys middle school basketball Shoal River at Baker, 6 p.m. Destin at Davidson, 5 p.m. Girls middle school basketball Destin at Davidson, 6:15 p.m. Wednesday Girls weightlifting Freeport at Baker, 3:30 p.m. Thursday Boys high school basketball Bethlehem at Laurel Hill, JV 6 p.m./V 7:15 p.m. Girls high school basketball Laurel Hill at Freeport, JV 5:30 p.m./V 6:45 p.m. Baker at Jay, JV 5:30 p.m./V 6:45 p.m. West Florida at Crestview, JV 5:30 p.m./V 7 p.m. Girls high school soccer Niceville at Crestview, JV 5 p.m./V 7 p.m. Boys middle school basketball Liza Jackson at Davidson, 6:15 p.m. Meigs at Baker, 6:15 p.m. Pryor at Shoal River, 6:15 p.m. Girls middle school basketball Liza Jackson at Davidson, 5 p.m. Meigs at Baker, 5 p.m. Pryor at Shoal River, 5 p.m. Boys middle school soccer Davidson at Liza Jackson, 6:15 p.m. Baker at Meigs, 6:15 p.m. Shoal River at Pryor, 6:15 p.m. Girls middle school soccer Davidson at Liza Jackson, 5 p.m. Baker at Meigs, 5 p.m. Shoal River at Pryor, 5 p.m. Friday Boys high school basketball Baker at Northview, JV 5 p.m./V 7:15 p.m. Girls high school basketball Baker at Northview, JV 4 p.m./V 6 p.m. Niceville at Crestview, JV 5:30 p.m./V 7 p.m. Boys high school soccer Pine Forest at Crestview, V 6 p.m. Milton at Crestview, JV 7:30 p.m. SP O RTS Jonathan Buckelew res up a long shot for Crestview against Spanish Fort. Crestview point guard Justin Cline turns the corner as he drives the base line against Spanish Fort. Photos by RANDY DICKSON | News Bulletin Crestviews Ronnie Baylark split a pair of Spanish Fort defenders on his way to the basket. Baylark scored 25 points to lead the Bulldogs to the win. Photos by RANDY DICKSON | News Bulletin Greg Burden works his way through traf c on his way to the basket. Justin Cline gets off a 3-pointer against Lakeshore on Wednesday. Antryun Coleman gets Lakeshores LaQuincy Lewis to go up on a ball fake.