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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 Saturday, MARCH 17 2012 SOFTBALL: GATORS CAPITALIZE ON INDIAN ERRORS TO TAKE WIN SPORTS, A12 Spring Break, A3 37th Year, Number 22 Local .................................... A3 Faith ..................................... A5 Business ............................... A6 Outdoors ............................. A8 Classi eds ............................ A9 Sports ................................ A12 By PAULA KELLEY 682-6524 | @cnbPaula email@example.com On Saturday, March 24, Main Street in Crestview will be lled with the smells of slow cooked barbecue, the laughter of children and the sounds of music for the eighth annual Triple B (Blackwater, Bluegrass and BBQ cookoff) festival. This years event, sponsored by the Crestview Area Chamber of Commerce, is shaping up to be the biggest yet, with more vendors than ever before. Right now, were well over 117 vendors and working on placement, said Valerie Merritt, of ce manager for the chamber of commerce. We think this year will be fabulous for Triple B. It is bigger and better than ever before and were already wondering about 2013. Individuals, civic groups, political candidates, restaurants, businesses, organizations, and artisans will set up booth spaces all along Main Street. This year the vendors will stretch from the Okaloosa County Courthouse to the railroad tracks south of Coney Island. The Chambers PILOT (Professional and Inspired Leaders of Tomorrow) committee is responsible for organizing the event. In a change from last year, we are distributing the barbecue competitors among the vendors, instead of placing all the barbecue competitors near the south stage as we have in the past, said Shawn LaRue, PILOT committee chairman. We believe this will provide better exposure for everyone. Admittance to the festival is free. Activities for children will include bounce houses, face painting and safety identi cation kits, to name a few. Record vendors expected at Triple B By BRIAN HUGHES 682-6524 | @cnbBrian firstname.lastname@example.org More than Florida A&M Universitys new Rural Diversity Healthcare Center was showcased at Wednesday mornings topping-off ceremony, which marked the completion of major structural construction on Crestviews historic Alatex Building, which is being converted into a pharmacy school. Of cials also lauded the unique community and institutional partnership as the future of education. This partnership is going to be the one to watch, FAMU president Dr. James Ammons said. This partnership is going to be the model thats studied all over America. Former state Senator Durell Peaden was recognized by of cials as the motivating force behind ful lling Ammons vision for a pharmacy school in Northwest Florida. We talked about building it in another city, Ammons recalled. As soon as I got the name of the other city out of my mouth, he said, Oh no, I have a better place. You dont have a better champion for Crestview than Senator Peaden. Dr. Ammons has a vision about education. Its a good vision, Peaden By Paula Kelley 682-6524 | @cnbPaula email@example.com It was 25 years ago when Leon and Saundra Daggs rst purchased Hub City Ford on U.S. Highway 90 West next to the former location of the Greyhound bus station. Last month they celebrated their silver anniversary with a special luncheon that was attended by representatives of Ford Motor Company. Later that day, they hosted the Crestview Area Chamber of Commerces after-hours social. The Daggs said they have seen thousands of satis ed customers drive off their car lot in their 25 years of business. It is an amazing moment in your life, when you look back and know that you can take pride in what you have done as you have given it your best, said Saundra Daggs, who is the vice president of Hub City Ford. We chose this area because Pensacola was my Hub City Ford celebrates 25 years THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION Community/education partnership showcased at FAMU topping-off By BRIAN HUGHES 682-6524 | @cnbBrian firstname.lastname@example.org A small corner of Twin Hills Park may go to the dogs if funding for a proposed dog park introduced by Crestview City Council member Robyn Helt is approved by the Community Redevelopment Agency board. Approval seems likely. Members of the council, who also comprise the CRA board, were generally supportive. Helt, who called the proposed dog park another service for our people, came up with the idea after touring a dog park in Destin. I was absolutely amazed and astounded at the sense of community in that little park, Helt said. I saw children; I saw elderly people; I saw people from all walks of life, all occupational levels, all co-existing in a safe, comfortable environment. Helt said Administrative Services Director Mike Wing has identi ed a suitable location for the dog park in the southwest corner of Twin Hills Park south of the childrens playground. Theres already suf cient parking there, which is a big plus, and there is already fencing on three sides, Helt said. In addition, the city would provide a doggie water fountain, pet waste disposal bags and containers, benches, City council likes dog park proposal Dogs might have their day See FORD A2 See DOGS A2 BRIAN HUGHES | News Bulletin This partially enclosed wooded hillside in Twin Hills Park could soon be lled with frolicking canines and their owners if a proposal for a Crestview dog park comes to fruition. LOOK FOR A SPECIAL 40-PAGE INSERT ABOUT THE TRIPLE B FESTIVAL IN WEDNESDAYS CRESTVIEW NEWS BULLETIN. See BBB A2 Left: An estimated 10,000 people attended last years Triple B festival. Organizers predict this years festival will be the biggest yet. FILE PHOTO See FUTURE A2 BRIAN HUGHES | News Bulletin Former state Senator Durell Peaden adds his signature to the last piece of structural steel as FAMU President Dr. James Ammons, right, and other dignitaries observe.
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Hwy 85 Crestview, FL 32539 850-682-3111 www.fnbcrestview.com YourHometownBankSince1956 Your Hometown Bank Since 1956 FORD from page A1 home, Saundra Daggs said. In 1964 I met Leon. He was in preight training at the U.S. Naval Air Sta tion there. We married and his work moved us many times over the years. Leon Daggs worked for Procter & Gamble and McDonnell Douglas before going to work for Ford. Pro moted several times while working in the Ford Market ing Institute in Dearborn, Mich., Leon was asked to assist in writing the federal Lemon Law. When Leon completed the Ford Dealer Develop ment Program we started to think about where we would relocate, Saundra Daggs said. We came full circle when we chose to make the Panhandle of Florida our home. By 1992, their son, Christopher, a Crestview High School graduate, had nished college and re turned home to become the general manager of the car dealership. I love the fact that Hub City Ford feels like a family owned and operated busi ness, Christopher Daggs said. I started with the dealership washing cars while I was in high school. It is the great American dream in this economy to see a family business that is still full of the passion that my family feels for this place. Around the same time, the Daggs began shopping around for a new location. If location is every thing, we knew that we were not where we should be, Saundra Daggs said. We werent centralized enough and we saw that Crestview was growing to the south. In 1993 they moved to their location on State Road 85, south of Interstate 10. In 2011, a remodel and rede sign of the dealership was completed. Christopher did a great job with day-to-day opera tions and all of the work that made our beautiful new showroom, additional ofce space and eet de partment on site, Saundra Daggs said. Over the years, the Daggs have had a nancial interest in ve automobile dealerships in two states. They have since sold their interest in other business es and kept their focus on Hub City Ford. The dealership has won numerous awards over the years, including Ford Mo tor Companys Presidents Award, multiple Top Prot awards for Ford-LincolnMercury minority dealers, and the Emerald Coast Finest Customer Service Award. Leon Daggs attributes the dealerships suc cess to perseverance and planning. Just dont have a failure plan, he once said. Dont give yourself the option to fail and you have no choice but to succeed. The Daggs are also in volved in the community. Saundra Daggs, who is retired from her work as a drama, music and class room instructor at Baker and Southside Elementary schools, volunteers for sev eral philanthropies, includ ing the Covenant Hospice Blue Jean Ball. She is also an accomplished vocalist and is often invited to sing the national anthem at area events. Christopher Daggs is involved with the Crest view Area Chamber of Commerce and serves on the organizations Triple B committee. SPECIAL TO THE NEWS BULLETIN Christopher, Saundra and Leon Daggs celebrated 25 years of award-winning service and sales for Crestviews Hub City Ford. DOGS from page A1 picnic tables, a covered shelter, additional fencing, lighting and signs listing dog park rules. The total cost to complete the park was estimated at slightly less than $22,000. Helt suggested putting the proposal on the agenda of the April 16 CRA meet ing, noting that Twin Hills Park falls within the CRA district and the dog park could qualify for CRA fund ing so there would be no cost to our citizens. Council member Tim Grandberry said he had discussed the popularity of Destins dog park with Mayor Sarah Sam Seev ers and was told by her that the parks popularity far ex ceeded her expectations. She never thought it would be that big of a suc cess, Grandberry said. It would be great for dog shows and veterinary clin ics, too. Council President Charles Baugh Jr. asked Helt if having a city-run dog park meets a need ex pressed by citizens, and two, whos going to be re sponsible for cleaning this up? Yes, there is a lot of citizen interest, Helt said, saying she has received many calls from citizens requesting a dog park. Its also a place where we could involve organizations such as P.A.W.S. (Panhandle Animal Welfare Society) to come out and provide ani mal adoptions. In terms of the clean up, one of the park rules is you clean up after your own dog, Helt said. In this proposal there is provision for stocking the little dog gie bags. City attorney Ben Hol ley counseled making sure the citys liability insurance would cover a dog park. Holley said signs could be posted stating the city will be held harmless in the event of a mishap, But you wouldnt be held harmless if somebody decides to sue the city. Crestview Parks and Recreation Manager Chuck Powell said dogs would have to have proof of current vaccinations to be allowed in the park. Volunteers will supervise the park, checking vaccina tion tags and making sure owners clean up after their pets, he said. Generally speaking, folks who want to take the time to come out to a dog park are responsible pet owners, Powell said. Theyre going to do whats right. Powell said the dog park would be a welcome and popular feature of Twin Hills Park. It is a great idea and we are certainly on board with it if the city decides to go forward with it, Pow ell said. It will be a great addition to what is one of the best park facilities in Northwest Florida. Charles Batson, who walks his dog Jolie at the park regularly, agreed, but said the site might be too small for bigger dogs, or others, like Jolie, who pre fer bigger spaces. She really likes to move around a lot, Batson said. She likes a large area to play around in. BBB from page A1 A main festival com ponent is the barbecue competition. So far 17 com petitors have signed up to enter their pulled pork, brisket, wings, chicken, or ribs for judging. Some will enter their delicious, secret recipe sauces, yet another category for the competition. The ofcial judging of the competing teams is done by a blind judging system, the same one used in the major barbecue sanction ing bodies like the huge one in Kansas City, said Colin Richards, who is coordinat ing the barbecue competi tion. Each team receives an identical foam tray with lid to place their food sam ple in. The judges have no way of knowing where the sample came from. Richards said that the Peoples Choice award is the most coveted among the barbecue competitors as the people eating the bar becue choose the winner. Festival attendees can purchase Peoples Choice tickets at chamber of com merce booths and redeem them at any competitors booth for a free barbecue sample. The competitor with the most tickets at the end of the festival takes the award. There will also be two entertainment stages The Florida Lotto stage near the Okaloosa County Veterans Memorial, and the south stage, near Co ney Island and the railroad tracks. Musical groups are slated to perform at Flori da Lotto stage throughout the day beginning just af ter opening ceremonies at 10 a.m. Performances by Highway Home, and the Rowell Bluegrass Band lead up to the rst appear ance of Mississippi-based Small Room 9, the headlin ing act. The south stage will feature local talent and will include karaoke, individual and group martial arts exhibitions and Zumba dancing. Two locally loved gospel music groups, Wesley Boys and The Jeremiah 29:11, will also perform. FUTURE from page A1 said. This is the future of education. It ought to be a partnership between com munities and institutions. You dont need people in Tallahassee telling you how to run education in your own community. Ammons praised local ofcials including Crest view Mayor David Cadle, City Council President Charles Baugh Jr., and Oka loosa County Commissioner Wayne Harris for their sup port in the historic buildings conversion to a satellite campus of FAMUs School of Pharmacy. Students are scheduled to begin classes leading to a doctor of phar macy degree in August. The city council, the mayor and the citizens have rolled out the red carpet for Florida A&M University, Ammons said. This feels like home. This historic Alatex Building may be Crestviews history, but its Florida A&Ms future. Both Peaden and Am mons acknowledged the path to Wednesdays cer emony was not always smooth, but together, the men formed a friendship and united to overcome political and nancial obstacles. Its come a long way, Peaden said. Weve had a lot of ghts along the way. It was all about money. Just a few years ago we came to Crestview to talk about this vision, Am mons said. The longest ride I ever had back to Tallahassee was the night I left here after hearing some of the negative com ments about this project. But God is still in control! After remarks in the city council chamber, ofcials and dignitaries donned construction hardhats and crossed Wilson Street to the 1930s former sewing factory. A length of steel I-beam, painted glistening white, waited on the west side of the second story for ofcials and commu nity leaders to sign. It was the last piece of structural steel to be placed. Our signatures will be sealed inside forever, One Day Came contractors President and CEO David Delancy III said. When you pass by in years to come, you can say, I have my signature inside this facility. In addition to FAMU, state and city ofcials signatures, representa tives of One Day Came and their joint venture partner, Peter Brown Construc tion, added their names, as did community leaders including Mae Retha Cole man and Florence Hayes, whose late husband, for mer city council member Samuel Hayes, was surely smiling down on the event, she said. After signing the beam, former Crestview Mayor Jerry Milligan walked around the Alatex Building marveling at the progress. As far back as his admin istration in the 1980s, city leaders had debated what to do with the downtown landmark. It was here when the right project came along, Milligan said. It is tre mendous to see this. Progress is steadily moving along, Delancy said. Pretty soon were going to have a roof on it and after that, its a race to the nish. I think the next time we meet, were going to be in the front cutting the ribbon. Peaden and Ammons comments were more emotional. Oh my goodness alive! Peaden exclaimed as they stepped onto the second oor and looked around. Whoa! I could never have imagined this. Wow! was all Am mons managed to say as he broke into a broad grin. Wow.
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Local A4 | Crestview News Bulletin Saturday, March 17, 2012 2077622 6513592 Give us a call for a Free Estimate on all of your lawn care needs. LEOS SERVICES GROUP LLC 850-306-5386 FULLY LICENSED & INSURED CALL, TEXT, OR EMAIL LDERRICKJR@YAHOO.COM By PAULA KELLEY 682-6524 | @cnbPaula email@example.com Staff members at Crestviews Southside Animal Hospital combined their love for dogs and their desire to raise money for the American Cancer Society. The result is Bark for Life, a fundraiser featuring dogs of all shapes and sizes. Our Relay for Life Team, Purr-fect Pacers, wanted to have a fun, family event that involved our furry friends, event organizer Vanessa Hehl said. This is hopefully our rst annual Bark for Life to raise money for our cancer societys Relay for Life team. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at Old Spanish Trail Park in Crestview. There is a dog parade that begins at 10:30 a.m. and canine contests. We have several (dog) contests planned, with prizes for the best-costume, hairiest, ugliest, furriest, smallest and largest categories set so far, said Hehl, a receptionist at the veterinary clinic. At 11 a.m. well have wiener dog races. Registration is $10 per family, if they preregister their dog, or dogs. Forms are available at Southside Animal Hospital at 821 S. Pearl St., and at Ms. Bs Bar-B-Que and Bakery at 1001 Industrial Dr, off State Road 85. Pet owners who preregister before March 30 will receive a goodie bag the day of the event. The cost is $20 for participants who register the day of the event. There are rules. All dogs must be kept on a leash unless the event dictates otherwise and all dogs must have a current rabies vaccination proof, either the current certi cate or their tag on their collar, Hehl said. Multiple dogs can enjoy the day with one completed registration fee. Registered dogs will be given a purple bandana to wear to show they have paid for the event and that their shot record has been checked. Also planned is Bows and Toes Boutique, a mini beauty session for dogs where pets can get their nails clipped and bows in their fur. The event will also feature music, cotton candy and bounce houses for children. Face painting, crafts and baked goods are also planned. Hehl says the veterinary clinics relay fundraising efforts kicked off with the sale of gourmet doggie cookies baked by vet customer Erica Laine. The dog treats will be sold at Bark for Life and are available now at Southside Animal Hospital. Were planning for great weather and safe fun for everyone who attends, Hehl said. We have already raised $1,000 and we hope that this event breaks all our goals. Purr-fect Pacers has received the Rising Star Award from the American Cancer Society for their participation in Relay for Life 2010-2011. Crestviews Relay for Life 2012 is set for April 27-28. By BRIAN HUGHES 682-6524 | @cnbBrian firstname.lastname@example.org His name was really spelled Pdraig. He wasnt Irish at all, yet today St. Patrick is widely recognized as the patron saint of Ireland, where, it is commonly believed, he spent the latter part of the fth century ministering. Indeed, Patric (or Padric or Padrig, depending on translations) was a Welshman, who, according to his letters, was kidnapped by Irish raiders who took him to their home island as a young teen. He escaped and made his way back to Wales, but later he joined the Roman Catholic Church and returned to Ireland as a missionary. But inconsistencies between legend and history aside including that bit about banishing the snakes: Ireland never had em to begin with every March 17, everybodys a wee bit Irish and the wearin o the green is commonplace as we celebrate St. Patricks Day. Patrons of the Crestview Public Library got a jump start on the holiday Tuesday evening with a program of Irish dance presented by members of the Christian Ceili Club. A Ceili (pronounced kee-lee) is a traditional Celtic community dance festival. After viewing demonstrations of various steps, members of the audience were invited to join the dancers in performing several of the familiar dances. Faith and begorrah, twas a grand night indeed! Library patrons kick up their heels for St. Patricks Day A St. Paddys Ceili Bark for Life to raise money for American Cancer Society SPECIAL TO THE NEWS BULLETIN Members of the Christian Ceili Club demonstrate traditional Irish dances during a Tuesday night program at the Crestview Public Library. Inset : A member of the Christian Ceili Club models her traditional Irish dancing costume. SPECIAL TO THE NEWS BULLETIN After viewing demonstrations of Irish dancing, members of the library audience got to try some of the steps under the guidance of members of the Christian Ceili Club. For more information on Bark for Life, visit Southside Animal Hospital at 821 S. Pearl St. in Crestview, or call 682-2626. Photos by PAULA KELLEY | News Bulletin Purr-fect Pacers pose for a picture in front of their Bark for Life sign at Southside Animal Hospital. Their furry friend, Spanky, poses with new hair bows. Spankys owner is battling cancer and the team their love for her as one of the reasons they support Relay for Life. Pet hair bows and homemade doggie treats are two of the ongoing fundraisers for Southside Animal Hospitals Relay for Life Team. The American Cancer Societys Relay for Life fundraising efforts are in full swing at Crestviews Southside Animal Hospital.
Crestview News Bulletin | A5 Saturday, March 17, 2012 One day, a mother and her young daughter were driving to the zoo. On the way, the little girl began counting out loud the crosses on various church steeples. Mom, she asked, interrupting her counting, how many times did Jesus die? One time, dear, her mother answered. Then why are there so many crosses? the little girl asked. To help us remember how much Jesus loves us, her mother replied. He died on a cross for us. Well, the child responded, how could anyone forget something like that? How could anyone forget something like that? And yet it seems like people do all the time, doesnt it? The season of Lent is about half over now as we approach the time we remember the passion, death and resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ. We need to remember his passion his cruci xion and death upon the cross because there can be no resurrection without the cruci xion. And the fact that Jesus knew he would suffer great humiliation, and pain, and death did not keep him from going to Jerusalem, and sacri cing his life for all people. He was willing to endure the pain, suffering and humiliation for us all. He knew we are worth it. Philip Yancey in his book, The Jesus I Never Knew, tells a heartbreaking story very much like the humiliation Jesus endured. The story comes from a memoir by Pierre Van Paassen about the years of World War II. In this memoir Van Paassen tells of an act of humiliation by Nazi storm troopers who had seized an elderly Jewish rabbi and dragged him to their headquarters. At the far end of the same room, two colleagues were beating another Jew to death, but the captors of the rabbi decided to have some fun with the old rabbi. They stripped him naked and commanded that he preach the sermon he had prepared for the coming Sabbath. The rabbi asked if he could wear his yarmulke, and the Nazis, grinning, agreed. It added to the joke. The trembling rabbi proceeded to deliver, in a raspy voice, his sermon on what it means to walk humbly before God, all the while being poked and prodded by the hooting Nazis, and all the while hearing the last cries of his neighbor at the other end of the room. Yancey said, When I read the gospel accounts of the imprisonment, torture and execution of Jesus, I think of that naked rabbi standing humiliated in a police station. Even after watching scores of movies on the subject, and reading the Gospels over and over, I still cannot fathom the indignity, the shame, endured by Gods Son on earth, stripped naked, ogged, spat on, struck in the face, and garlanded with thorns. As the little girl asked, How could anyone forget something like that? In the story War And Peace there is a very touching scene. Nicholas Rostov has lost a huge sum of money at gambling. Now he must face his father. Only the week before he borrowed money from his father with a promise that he would never borrow again. Nicholas is lled with grief over this breach of honor. Yet his pride will not allow him to admit it. He compounds his error by affecting a casual attitude. It cant be helped! It happens to everyone! says Nicholas with a bold, free, and easy tone. But in his soul he regards himself as a worthless man whose whole life could not atone for his crime. He longs to kiss his fathers hand and kneel to beg his forgiveness, but instead he says in a careless and even rude voice, that it happens to everyone! The old Count casts down his eyes on hearing his sons words and mutters, Yes, yes, it will be dif cult, I fear, dif cult to raise . happens to everybody. Yes, who has not done it? And with a furtive glance at his sons face the Count goes out of the room. Nicholas had been prepared for resistance, but had not at all expected the hurt and pain in his fathers face. Papa! Papa! he calls after his father, sobbing, Forgive me! And seizing his fathers hand he presses it to his lips and bursts into tears. This is a problem for many people, isnt it? How can you experience Gods forgiveness when you feel as though you havent really done anything wrong? Thats where a lot of people are, isnt it? They dont really feel that their sins are all that bad. But the cross says that sin is very serious business. Sin brought about the shedding of Jesus blood. Sin drove nails into his hands and feet. Sin drained the life out of him. How could anyone forget something like that? Jesus sacri ced himself on the cross for our sake, so we could receive eternal life through the forgiveness of our sins. How do you respond to that? The Rev. Mark Broadhead is pastor at Laurel Hill Presbyterian Church, 5118 Fourth Street, which worships at 9 a.m., and First Presbyterian Church of Crestview, 492 N. 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Special guests are the Rev. Anthony Johnson and Union Springs Baptist Church Male Chorus and congregation. REVIVAL: Live Oak Baptist Church at 4565 Live Oak Church Road, Crestview, will host revival services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, March 25, and at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, March 26-28. Guest speaker is Don McCutcheon, executive leader of the Evangelization Department of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, and Tony Hinton, minister of music, will lead worship. Call 682-5160 for details. PASTOR ANNIVERSARY: Members of All Gods Children & the Living Word Worship Center at 40 John Sims Parkway, Valparaiso, invite you to attend the third anniversary celebration for its pastors, the Revs. Walter and Barbara Williams at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 18. Guests will be Pastor Benjamin T. Randolph and the Evelenar Baptist Church of Crestview, and the Daughters of Zion and the Eglin Brotherhood, who will provide the music. Dinner will be served prior to the service and all are invited. For more information call Deacon Triplett at 897-4767. EGLIN CHAPEL EVENTS: The Eglin St. Michaels Community will observe Stations of the Cross and a Lenten meal at 5 p.m. March 21 at the West Gate Chapel. The Eglin Protestant Community will have Lenten devotionals with lunch at 11:30 a.m. March 21 and 28, and April 4 at the Chapel Center. For more information on chapel events, call 882-2111. Church BRIEFS BRIAN HUGHES | News Bulletin This inspirational sign was spotted outside the Airport Road Church of Christ in north Crestview. SIGN OF FAITH Faith
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GENERAL DENTIST (850) 682-2720 222 Cedar Avenue, Crestview, FL Laser Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry Extractions Emergencies Accepted Insurance Filing Assistance In Of ce Crowns Implants Root Canals Hours M-F 9 to 5 Friday Appts Available Provider For Met Life, Delta Dental, United Concordia ZOOM! TM Teeth Whitening System. Tricare Dental Program ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS ACCEPTING NEW PATIENT S www.cedarpearldentistry.com PAY IT FORWARD CONTEST Win a new laptop for this school year! For details on how to enter and contest rules, visit our Web site. Business Special to the News Bulletin Vicky Stever was in troduced at the Okaloosa County commission meet ing on Feb. 7 as the new coordinator for the Okaloo sa County Public Library Cooperative. The individual mem bers from each munici pality really support the libraries and what they do. From young kids to senior citizens, its just amazing the system we have here and we wish you well in it, Commissioner Bill Roberts said. The cooperative is an effort between the cities and the county. Member libraries are in Crestview, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Mary Esther, Niceville and Valparaiso. Stever comes to the co operative from the Hurlburt Field library, where she was the director for ve years. She previously served as library director at Eglin Air Force Base, and has eight years of experience in pub lic libraries in Missouri. We are real excited to have her on board. Vicky has done a lot of impres sive work with the military libraries and she has a masters degree in library science, County Admin istrative Manager Sandee Launch said. Stever was selected from among 30 applicants for the position. The hir ing committee, consisting of Launch and directors from each member library, interviewed three candi dates before making their selection. Im very enthused about being here in Oka loosa County, Stever said. Ive been a resident here for eight years, so this is home for me. It is exciting to come into a very strong and vibrant library sys tem, and I look forward to working to make it even better. From Staff Reports Covenant Hospice is seeking individuals and groups to join their vol unteer team. A training workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Friday March 23, at 370 West Red stone Ave., Crestview. The workshop is free and open to the public. Covenant Hospice Vol unteer Training will pres ent an overview of hos pice care and volunteer choices. Individuals and groups are needed to pro vide support for Covenant programs including ofce work, community outreach and fundraising. Patient and family support volun teers are needed to pro vide visits, companionship and breaks for caregivers; light housekeeping, trans portation and assistance with yard work; home re pair and more. Active duty military and veteran volunteers are needed to support Cove nants We Honor Veterans program. Working and retired professionals are also needed to share their expertise. They offer a exible volunteer schedule with opportunities for one-time, periodic or weekly volun teer assignments. Volun teers receive ongoing edu cational opportunities and are honored annually for their contributions. Nearly 2,500 volunteers support 13 branch loca tions throughout Florida and Alabama. Covenants volunteer program re ceived three Awards of Ex cellence from Florida Hos pice and Palliative Care organization. Annual surveys indicate 98 percent of Covenants volunteers are highly sat ised with their volunteer experiences, according to a press release. Covenant Hospice is a not-for-prot organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate services to patients and loved ones during times of life-limit ing illnesses. To register or to learn more, call Jodie Williams at (251) 230-0713. Staff Reports Crestview JobsPlus and the Workforce Develop ment Board of Okaloosa and Walton Counties invite military spouses who are searching for a job or career change to attend the Military Spouse Employment Boot Camp. The boot camp begins at 9 a.m. March 28 and 29 at JobsPlus, 212 N. Wilson St., Crestview. The two-day event will include seminars, work shops and assessments to assist in highlighting skills and nding employment in Northwest Florida. Visit www.jobsplusonestop.com to register. For more information, call Melissa at 689-7823, extension 213. Women seminar Women investors are cordially invited to attend a 4:30 p.m. March 20 seminar on income generation in the Arbor Wealth Management conference room, followed by a glass of wine and social time afterwards. Participants will then be transported to Burnt Pine Country Club for an hors doeuvres buffet and returned afterwards to the Arbor Wealth ofce, which is located directly on U.S. Highway 98, just 500 yards east of Sandestins main entrance. Please call 608-6121 to reserve seating. Income generation strategies are most appropriate for clients with $250,000 or more of investable assets. Visit the website at www. arborwealth.net. Post 78 seeks new members AMVETS Post 78, a nonprot veterans organization in Valparaiso, is looking for new members. If you are an active duty or an honorably discharged veteran, or the wife or adult descendent of a veteran who is looking for a place to belong, join Post 78. For more information visit www.amvets78.org, call 678-3828, or visit the post at 910 Valastics Ave., Valparaiso. You only need your military ID card or other documented proof of eligibility. We look forward to adding your name to our rolls and sharing our family oriented activities with you. Cancer prevention presentation Dr. Dean Jacks will present Cancer Prevention at 6:15 p.m. March 26 at Chiropractic Associates, 705 W. John Sims Parkway, Niceville. The public is welcome to attend the free presentation. Call 678-8048 to register. Military Spouse Employment Boot Camp scheduled Covenant Hospice looking for volunteers County library coordinator selected Business BRIEFS
Local Crestview News Bulletin | A7 Saturday, March 17, 2012 6513511 CORRECTION: The address for Crestview Housing Authority is 371 W. Hickory Ave. Applications for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program will be accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 9-20 at the authoritys ofce. The program is for very low income families. Call 6826600 for details. FINANCIAL SEMINARS: The Okaloosa/University of Florida Extension ofce is offering two free online nancial seminars. The rst, Four Steps to Building or Rebuilding Good Credit, is from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. March 22. Learn a four-step process that can be used to build good credit. Register at: bit.ly/rWkuhx The second, Shopping for Loans, is from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. April 26. Learn how to evaluate loan terms and get the best deal possible when borrowing money. Register at bit.ly/w1BjR7. FOOD GIVEAWAY: At 9 a.m. Saturday, March 24, at Raymond Williams Missions Center, 404 W. James Lee Blvd., Crestview, the U.S. Department of Agriculture will distribute the monthly food allowance. For more information contact Jimmy Smith at 3986760 or 689-2988. New Beginnings Church is an equal opportunity provider. VOLUNTEERS: Covenant Hospice is seeking individuals and groups to join its awardwinning volunteer team. A free training workshop is from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 23, at the Crestview branch ofce, 370 W. Redstone Ave. The workshop is open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. To register or to learn more, call Jodie Williams at 251-230-0713. REPUBLICAN WOMEN: The Spanish Trail Republican Women Federated meets at 11:30 a.m. the third Tuesday of the month at Ryans in south Crestview. New members are welcome. Details: Joan Hubers, 682-0817. LAW LIBRARY MEETING: A 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, public meeting of the Okaloosa County Law Library board is planned in the law library of the Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex extension at 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach. BOOT CAMP: The Military Family Employment Advocacy Team is holding a March 28 military spouse employment boot camp at the Crestview JobsPlus. Direct questions to Melissa King at mking@ jobsplus02.com or 6897823, extension 213. RELAY POKER RUN: The rst Relay for Life Poker Run is March 24 at North Okaloosa Medical Center on Redstone Avenue, Crestview. The entry fee is $10 per hand, with registration at 9 a.m. and last vehicle in at 2 p.m. Vehicles of all types are welcome. A continental breakfast will be provided before the race. The rst stop will be the Blackmon Store at U.S. Highway 189 and U.S. Highway 2, and ending at the Old Spanish Trail Festival site. A live band, Durango, will perform and door prizes, a 50/50 drawing and $5 food plates are planned. BELL DEDICATION: The public is invited to the 11 a.m. Thursday, April 26, dedication of the ship bell from the USS Okaloosa APA 219 Attack Transport ship. A promenade will be in front of the terminal at the Northwest Florida Regional Airport, 1701 State Road 85 North, Eglin Air Force Base, with a reception afterward at the new Helen Back Restaurant. Dress is business attire or uniform of the day. Parking is free and will be designated by signage. Details: 651-7160. EASTER BASKETS: Emerald Coast Hospice at 131 Redstone Ave., Suite 110, Crestview, is accepting items for Easter baskets for Silvercrest Manor residents. Please bring donations such as stuffed animals, soaps, lotions, mugs, cards and fun Easter goodies to the ofce or call 689-0300 before April 2 to arrange for pick up. HIGH SCHOOL WORKSHOPS: Workshops for students taking the April 14 ACT and May 5 SAT will be at the Niceville and Fort Walton Beach high school media centers. Registrations must be postmarked by Monday, March 26. Forms have been mailed to area high schools. All materials, snacks and drinks are furnished. Students will need to bring calculators. Workshops are from 2-5 p.m. April 10, 11, 16 and 17 in Fort Walton Beach, and April 12, 13, 18 and 19 in Niceville. For details contact Alice Hart at Amhart1966@aol. com or 615-585-2401. DANCERS WANTED: Civilian, active and nonactive military families are wanted to participate in the Filipino American Association of Okaloosa Countys annual cultural folk art dance this September. They are looking for people of all ages to participate. For more information, call Annie Cameron at 586-1552. BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: Carver-Hill Memorial & Historical Society will celebrate Black History Month at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at the Carver-Hill Community Center, School Ave., Crestview. Guest speaker is the Rev. Marcelious Willis, pastor of Campton First Baptist Church, Campton, and Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Vernon. CARVER-HILL MEETINGS: The Concerned Citizens of Crestview group meets the rst Thursday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at Allen Park on McClelland Street, Crestview. The Carver-Hill Memorial & Historical Society meets on the rst Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the park. BOOK SALE DONATIONS: The next Crestview library book sale is April 13-15. Books, CDs and DVDs are being accepted at the library on Commerce Drive. The Friends of the Crestview Library also welcome volunteers. For details call 682-4432 or email the friends at friendsofcrestviewlibrary@yahoo. com. BLOOD DRIVES: Northwest Florida Blood Center is hosting the following North Okaloosa blood drives: March 18 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, 599 Eighth Ave., Crestview. March 22 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Okaloosa Medical Center, Crestview; 3-5 p.m., at NOMC Physicians Building, Crestview. March 24 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Crestview Triple B BBQ festival. March 30 4-8 p.m., Northwood Elementary School, 504 4th Ave., Crestview. PATHFINDERS: Young men and women ages 10-17 are invited to learn about nature, hiking, camping and God with the Crestview Pathnders. Call 652-3631 for details. CRESTVIEW TAXAIDE VOLUNTEERS: The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program provides free assistance to low and moderate income taxpayers in conjunction with the IRS. Volunteers do not need to be AARP members or retirees to participate. Volunteers receive free tax training and are asked to work fourhour days, once or twice a week, at the Crestview Public Library. If you are good with numbers and computers, this community service is very rewarding. For more information please contact Dennis Malik at 537-8404 or Tom Alexander at 651-2326, or visit the AARP website at www.aarp.org/tavolunteer8. TOASTMASTERS: The Crestview Toastmasters club meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month from 6-7 p.m. in Room 6 at Troy University, 650 S. Pearl Street, Crestview. 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. ZUMBA CLASSES : Crestview Church of the Nazarene hosts Zumba every Thursday from 6:307:30 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: 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. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, except holidays, at 296 S. Ferdon Blvd., Crestview, in suite 8. For more information or to report a scam, call 3063176. The organizations email address is okaloosacountysvc@yahoo. com. GENEALOGY MEETINGS: The Genealogical Society of Okaloosa County meets every second Saturday at Heritage Museum, 115 Westview Ave., Valparaiso, across from the city park. For details, contact Martha Trau at 259-4351. FOSTER AGENCY IN NEED OF BEDS: Lakeview Centers Families First 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, 682-3154. 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 FLORIDA TRAIL SCHEDULE: For more information on Florida Trail Association activities, visit choctaw.oridatrail. org. Saturday, March 24 9 a.m. day hike on Eglin near Crestview. You choose 2.5 or 8 miles. Eglin recreation permit required. Details: 682-6098. Tuesday, March 27 6 p.m. monthly meeting at Eds Hometown Seafood & Steaks in Niceville. Visitors welcome. Details: 654-1172. Friday, March 30 to Sunday, April 1 Ocean to Lake Hiking and Outdoor Festival in south Florida. Details: 1-877-HIKE-FLA. Saturday, March 31 8:15 a.m. Volunteers needed for maintenance on the trails at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center near Freeport. Details: 585-9184. Whats HAPPENING
Outdoors A8 | Crestview News Bulletin Saturday, March 17, 2012 Shikar-Safari honors FWC Officer of the Year Special to the News Bulletin Ofcer Duane North is the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commissions 2012 Law En forcement Ofcer of the Year. North, who works in the Volusia County agen cys northeast region, was recognized Thursday by Shikar-Safari Club International during the FWCs Commission meeting at the Florida Public Safety Institute. Shikar-Safari is a conservation-based organiza tion that presents awards annually to wildlife law enforcement ofcers in all states, provinces and territories in the United States and Canada. The annual award honors a state ofcer whose efforts show outstanding performance and achievement among sworn sh and wildlife law enforcement personnel. It makes me proud to know that people like North are standing up for the traditions and values that are important to us as Floridians, said Jim Harrison, representative for Shikar-Safari. North arrested ve people for drunken boating or driving in 2011 and cited or arrested numerous violators for felonies and misdemeanors, but it is not writing tickets that made him an Ofcer of the Year. North is an exceptionally well-rounded ofcer who consistently uses his skills and knowledge to make quality, FWC core-mission cases on land and water, his supervisors said. He inspires teamwork within his and other FWC squads, and with other agencies local, state and federal. He fully un derstands the value of educating Florida residents and visitors about the states natural resources and boating opportunities, and the laws in place to protect them, and is often the rst to step up to par ticipate in outreach and education events. Ofcer North is proving to be one of the FWCs most talented and capable ofcers. He has abun dant energy and enthusiasm, and demonstrates his passion for being a sh and wildlife ofcer ev ery day, Col. Jim Brown, director of the FWCs Division of Law Enforcement, said. We are both fortunate and proud to have an ofcer of his caliber on the FWC team. North has always had a passion for hunting, the outdoors and law enforcement and dreamed of becoming an FWC ofcer. He said he reached that goal in 2008 when he was hired as an FWC of cer, patrolling the Volusia County portion of the St. Johns River. Prior to joining the FWC, North was a police ofcer with the Daytona Police Department and a deputy with Volusia County Sheriffs Ofce. In 2010, two years after joining the FWC, North transferred to his current position as part of a squad that patrols primarily on land. In his short tenure with the agency, he has become an exem plary ofcer and a leader among his peers. Below are a few examples of his work: He arrested an individual who shot a decoy deer in the Tiger Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA). During a night hunting detail, he and a squad mate apprehended and arrested on felony charg es two men who were stealing copper from utility poles in Lake George WMA. North issued citations related to antlerless deer and gopher tortoises, hunting turkey over bait and night hunting. While working a detail in Lake George WMA, he ran the license tag of a hunter parked in the WMA. After checking the registered owner for the appropriate licenses, he noticed the subject was hunting with a guest permit associated with a known convicted felon. North then set up surveil lance and waited until the convicted felon came out of the woods carrying a modern muzzleloader re arm. The individual was arrested for possession of a rearm by a convicted felon. North and his wife, Crystal, have three children: Christopher, 10; Matthieu, four; and Brianna, al most two. He enjoys the outdoors and likes to hunt and sh. But mostly, he says, he loves spending time with his wife and children. Special to the News Bulletin The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is moving ahead on its plan to man age and conserve Florida black bears so they never again are at risk of extinction. With the bear population rebounding from about 300 to 3,000 during the past 40 years, the FWC recognizes Floridas conservation success with bears and recommends the states largest land mammal be removed from the threatened species list. The commissioners discussed on Feb. 9 the draft Florida Black Bear Management Plan, a pro posed black bear conservation rule, and heard public comments and suggestions. Final action on the draft bear management plan and rule was not taken. The commissioners are scheduled to take up a revision of the draft plan and the rule during their June meeting. Pointing out a paragraph in the draft bear plan tracking the fall and rise of Floridas bear population, Commissioner Brian Yablonski said, We had 750,000 people in Florida in 1914, and we had roughly 3,000 bears, and here we are at the last data point in 2002, and weve got 17 million people in 2002 and about 3,000 bears. Thats an amazing suc cess story. I think this is a very positive day. Commissioner Richard Cor bett said, The major focus is how we manage and protect with a major population increase of bears and a major population increase of humans. The draft bear management plan, released Nov. 10, was fol lowed by a two-month period of public input, which included public workshops. Floridians offered feedback at the work shops, online where the draft plan was posted at www.My FWC.com/Bear, and by mailing written comments. About 2,500 comments were received from private citizens and stakeholder groups on the draft plan. The public commented on issues such as updating bear population estimates, reducing human-bear conicts and con tinuing the review of land-use changes impacting bear habitat. Members of the public also expressed opinions on whether to allow bear hunting in Florida and whether taking bears off the states threatened species list would affect bear conservation. Commissioners also gave tentative approval to a proposed FWC rule that would make it unlawful to injure or kill bears, continuing protections similar to the ones granted to bears as a state threatened species. The rule additionally commits the FWC to working with landown ers and regulating agencies to guide future land use to be com patible with objectives of the bear plan. The draft plan proposes: Seven bear management units to reect areas where Flor idas black bear populations are concentrated. The units would offer the opportunity for local input on managing bear popula tions and habitat. For example, the Central BMU, based in Ocala National Forest, has the largest estimated population of about 1,000 bears; the East Panhandle BMU encompasses Apalachico la National Forest, with roughly 600 bears; and the South Central BMU in Glades and Highlands counties has about 175 bears. Creation of Bear Smart Communities in areas of high bear activity. A Bear Smart Community would involve its residents, businesses, public agencies and schools in educat ing people about how to live in bear country and respond ap propriately to human-bear con icts. For example, the U.S. Air Forces Hurlburt Field in Okaloo sa County switched to bear-proof garbage cans and dumpsters, instituted an active education program and trained personnel in appropriate responses to hu man-bear conicts. After two years of these efforts, Hurlburt experienced a 70 percent reduc tion in human-bear conicts. For more information about bears, go to www.MyFWC. com/Bear. March is prime fresh water shing season for many species of sh, be cause bass and bream are getting geared up to hit the shallows. During spring, sunsh such as bass and bluegill move close to shore to nd suit able spawning habitat. Shallow areas (ideally two to six feet deep) with sandy or rm soils and nearby vegetation tend to attract sunsh. Often the same areas are used year after year, because sunsh do best when they construct beds in sheltered areas without too much current and away from prevailing winds (often coves or the north shores of lakes). Beds for both bass and bream are constructed by males, who protect the eggs after the females come for a conjugal visit. Bass typi cally spawn before bluegill, preferring water tempera tures of about 60 to 65 de grees, whereas optimal temperatures for bluegill spawning are around 65 to 80 degrees. Redbreast sunsh, redear sunsh and crappie may also be in the shallows during this time, and normally, pre cede bluegill. Full and new moons generate additional activity. Because bass and bream are especially sus ceptible during the spawn, an emphasis on quick and effective catch-and-release is appropriate for sh that cannot be legally harvest ed (because of size or bag limits). Dont keep sh you intend to release out of the water longer than you can hold your breath, and re lease them as close to the capture point as possible. Florida Fish and Wild life Conservation Com mission freshwater sh eries biologists annually compile information on some of the top shing sites (myfwc.com/shing/ freshwater/sites-forecast/) around the state for bass and bream. Additional lakes in your area with public boat ramp access can be found at public.myfwc.com/LE/ boatramp/public/default. aspx, and many of these provide outstanding rec reational angling as well. The new boat ramp nder is a great way to learn about new opportunities. For instance, you can type in a specic address, city and ZIP code, and a map will appear showing avail able ramps within a given radius. The site lists nearly 1,000 public freshwater boat ramps. About a quar ter of these ramps are owned and maintained by the commission, primar ily using your Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration funds. All of those ramps provide free access. With so many ramps to document and the ef fects of weather and other variables to contend with, the website is an ongoing project. Consequently, the commission cannot guar antee the completeness or accuracy of the informa tion and suggests that you check with local resources to verify conditions prior to planning long trips. The organization is constantly seeking user feedback to provide updates (includ ing site photos) via email to BoatRamps@ MyFWC.com. The Florida Fish and Wild life Conservation Commission oper ates several boatingrelated grant programs, most using restoration funds. Those funds are col lected for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, mostly from excise taxes on sh ing tackle, import duties on yachts, and motorboat fuel taxes. In return, the Fish and Wildlife Service provides grant funds to the states for shery projects, boating access and aquatic education. The program is also known as the DingellJohnson or Wallop-Breaux Act, based on the congres sional sponsors who aug mented the 1937 program in 1950 and substantially enhanced it in 1984. Sub sequent amendments fur ther expanded the use of these funds: 1991, Coastal Wetlands; 1992, Clean Ves sel Program; and 1998, Outreach/Recreational Boating and Fishing Foun dation, Boating Safety, and Boating Infrastructure Grants. The Sport Fish Resto ration fund was created as a user-pays, user-benets program to restore and better manage Americas declining shery resourc es and later to enhance safe recreational boating opportunities. The service apportions funds based on a formula based primarily on land area and the num ber of paid license holders. Florida in 2010 and 2011 re ceived almost $12 million of these funds to reinvest in recreational shing and boating, which provide, respectively, $7.5 billion and 79,000 jobs, and $16.8 billion and 203,000 jobs in economic benets to the state. The bottom line is that restoration fund is behind a great deal of the sport sh management and research activities con ducted in Florida. These funds also provide a threeto-one match for the com missions major boating safety and access (ramps) programs. Without sh ing license fees and these matching federal dollars, the shing and boating opportunities here in the Fishing Capital of the World would be vastly re duced and sh populations depleted. Instant licenses are available at www.myfwc. com/License or by calling 888-FISH-FLORIDA (3474356). Report violators by calling 888-404-3922, *FWC or #FWC on your cell phone, or texting to Tip@ MyFWC.com. Visit www. myfwc.com/Fishin or scr. bi/Fish-busters for more Fish Busters columns. FWC moves forward on plan to manage, conserve Florida black bears DUANE NORTH SPECIAL TO THE N EW S BULLETIN Florida has more than 200 freshwater boat ramps constructed by the FWC using Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration funds. Below is the bass courtship ritual. Spring brings freshwater shing, boat access
ClassifiedsCrestview News Bulletin |A9Saturday, March 17, 2012 Legal # 130733 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2011 CA 4471 DUNES OF CRYSTAL BEACH OWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC., a Florida corporation, Plaintiff vs. TIMOTHY J. DODSON, deceased, and the unknown heirs, spouse, devisees, grantees and other parties claiming by, through, under or against the said Timothy J. Dodson, Defendants Legal # 130732 IN THE COUNTY COURT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 46 2011 CC 002457 F SANDPIPER COVE CONDOMINIUMASSOCIATION, INC., a Florida not-for profitcorporation Plaintiff, v. DIRECT SOURCE HOLDINGS, LLC and FIRST NBC BANK A/K/A FIRST NBC BANK HOLDING COMPANY, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO:MR. CURT REINMILLER AS REGISTERED AGENT OF DIRECT SOURCE HOLDINGS, LLC 2909 PALM VISTA DR. KENNER, LA 70065 YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to enforce and foreclose a Claim of Lien for assessments and to foreclose any claims which are inferior to the right, title and interest of the Plaintiff herein in the following described property: That certain condominium parcel composed of Family Unit No. B Bldg. 6, and the undivided share in the common elements appurtenant thereto, in accordance with and subject to the covenants, conditions, restrictions, terms and other provisions of the Declaration of Condominium of Sandpiper Cove, Phase I, with the Schedules annexed thereto, as recorded in Official Records Book 695, Pages 115 through 133, amended thereto in Book 704, pages 800 through 801, and as further amended thereto in Book 842, at Page 16 of the Public Records of Okaloosa County, Florida. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Plaintiffs attorney, Raymond F. Newman, Jr., Becker & Poliakoff, P.A., 348 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Suite 7, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548 on or before thirty (30) days from the date of first publication and to file the original of the defenses with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter. If a Defendant fails to do so, a default will be entered against that Defendant for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court February 28, 2012. Don W. Howard Clerk of said Court BY: Nancy Moxcey as Deputy Clerk Becker & Poliakoff, P.A. Attorneys for Plaintiff 348 Miracle Strip Pkwy SW, Suite 7 Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548-5253 (850)664-2229 (850)664-7882 Fax 3/10/12 3/17/12 Legal # 130721 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 11-CA-002547 Synovus Bank, formerly known as Columbus Bank and Trust Company, as successor in interest through name change and by merger with Coastal Bank and Trust Company of Florida, successor by merger to Vanguard Bank and Trust Company, Plaintiff, VS. Robert D. Miller, Defendant. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is given that pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 16 day of February, 2012, in Case No: 2011-CA-002547, in the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, in which Robert D. Miller is the Defendant, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.co m in accordance with Section 45.031, Florida Statutes, at 11:00 a.m., on the 10th day fo April, 2012, the following property set forth in the Final Judgment of Foreclosure: Lots 20, 21, 22, 23 and the East 20 feet of Lot 24, in Block 17, of TOWNSITE OF PORT DIXIE, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 1, Pages 64, 65 and 66, in the Office of the Clerk of Circuit Court, Okaloosa County, Florida. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. DATED this 16 day of February, 2012. Don Howard Clerk of Court By: K Brown Deputy Clerk NOTICE REGARDING THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT OF 1990 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Sheila Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850)595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less that 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 711. Cassie Long, South Walton Law, P.A. 10221 W Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 29, Miramar Beach, FL 32550 3/10/12 3/17/12 Legal # 130730 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 1ST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE No. 46-2009-CA-002723 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS, CWABS, INC ASSET BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-2, Plaintiff, vs. BENAQUIS, NANCY J., et. al., Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment entered in Case No. 46-2009-CA002723 of the Circuit Court of the 1ST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida, wherein, THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS, CWABS, INC ASSET BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-2, Plaintiff, and, BENAQUIS, NANCY J., et. al., are Defendants, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at, WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM, at the hour of 11:00 A.M., on the 4th day of April, 2012, the following described property: LOT 1, BLOCK 3, SECOND ADDITION TO GARNIER BEACH, COMPRISING THE SOUTH HALF OF LOT 4, SECTION 1 AND PART OF LOTS 1,2 AND 3, SECTION 12, ALL IN TOWNSHIP 2 SOUTH, RANGE 24 WEST, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2 PAGE 46 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. DATED this 27 day of Feb., 2012. Clerk Circuit Court By: K Brown Deputy Clerk GREENSPOON MARDER, P.A., TRADE CENTER SOUTH, 100 WEST CYPRESS CREEK ROAD, SUITE 700, FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA 33309 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Clerk of the Courts disability coordinator at 190 GOVERNMENTAL CENTER, 5TH FLOOR, ENSACOLA, FL 32579, 8505954400. at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 3/10/12 3/17/12 Legal # 130731 I N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No. 2011 CA 001973 S National Bank of Kansas City Plaintiff Vs. KENNETH G HANDELSMAN, VIDA HANDELSMAN et al Defendants NOTICE OF SALE Crestview News Bulletin NOTICE IS GIVEN that, in accordance with the Default Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated Monday, February 27th, 2012 in the above-styled cause, the Okaloosa County Clerk will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash beginning at 11:00 a.m. at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.com on APRIL 10, 2012 the following described property: THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED REAL PROPERLY (THE PROPERTY), SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA, TO-WIT; FRACTIONAL INTEREST(S) C AND D, IN FRACTIONAL CONDOMINIUM UNIT E-512, EMERALD GRANDE EAST CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 2784, PAGE 1570, AS MAY BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME, TOGETHER WITH AN UNDIVIDED INTEREST IN THE COMMON ELEMENTS IF AMY, APPURTENANT THERETO, SUBJECT TO AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE COVENANTS, CONDITIONS, RESTRICTIONS, TERMS AND OTHER PROVISIONS OF SAID DECLARATION, AND ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF FRACTIONAL REAL ESTATE OWNERSHIP PLAN FOR EMERALD GRANDE, AS RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 2784, PAGE 1719, AS MAY BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME, SUBJECT TO AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE COVENANTS, CONDITIONS, RESTRICTIONS, TERMS AND OTHER PROVISIONS OF SAID DECLARATION, ALL OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. Property Address: 10 Harbour Blvd # E512 C&D, Destin, FL 32541 ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. Dated: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Sheila Sims, Chief Deputy Court Administrator, Office of Court Administration at (850) 595-4400 at M.C. Blanchard Judicial building, 5th Floor, Pensacola, FL 32502 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court on FEB 28, 2012. DON W. HOWARD Clerk: Vicki Johnson Deputy Clerk of Court Udren Law Offices P.C. 4561 Sheridan, Ste 460 Hollywood, FL 33021 (954) 378-1757 3/17/12 3/24/12
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RE-NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment entered in Case No. 46-2009-CA005922 of the Circuit Court of the 1ST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida, wherein, WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT RELATING TO IMPAC SECURED ASSETS CORP., MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-2, is Plaintiff, and, WALENCIK, MAREK, et al., are Defendants, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at, WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM, at the hour of 11:00 A.M., on the 30 day of March, 2012, the following described property: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF BLOCK 34, TOWNSITE OF PORT DIXIE, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGES 64-66, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOSSA COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE RUN WEST 105 FEET TO THE PORT OF BEGINNING; THENCE NORTH Legal # 130747 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE NO. 2012-CP 220 IN RE: ESTATE OF: MICHAEL LEAVELL BARRETT, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of MICHAEL LEAVELL BARRETT, deceased, is pending in the Circuit Court for Okaloosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 1940 Lewis Turner Blvd., Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex Extension, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and of the Personal Representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF 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, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with the Court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS AND OBJECTIONS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. CHARLES N. PARKER, SR. Personal Representative 4226 Hillsboro Pike Nashville, TN 37215 The date of first publication of this notice is March 17, 2012. Respectfully submitted, MICHAEL A. JONES, ESQ. POST OFFICE BOX 947 NICEVILLE, FL 32588-0947 (850) 729-7440 Florida Bar No. 332471 Attorney for Personal Representative 3/17/12 3/24/12 Legal # 130746 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 46-2009-CA-004668 DIVISION: WELLS FARGO BANK, NA SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO WELLS FARGO HOME MORTGAGE, INC., Plaintiff, vs. BRIAN K. FAUST A/K/A BRIAN FAUST et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated March 05, 2012 and entered in Case No. 46-2009-CA-004668 of the Circuit Court of the FIRST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO WELLS FARGO HOME MORTGAGE, INC. is the Plaintiff and BRIAN K. FAUST A/K/A BRIAN FAUST; PAMELA C. FAUST; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSE, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.; LVNV FUNDING, LLC; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM at 11:00AM, on the 15th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT 12, BLOCK A, FOXWOOD ADDITION, BEING A PORTION OF SECTIONS 25 AND 26, TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH, RANGE 24 WEST, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA, ACCORDING TO PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 18, PAGES 59 AND 60; TOGETHER WITH SURVEYORS AFFIDAVIT RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 2218, AT PAGE 1517, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUNTY. A/K/A 2209 TITANIUM DRIVE, CRESTVIEW, FL 32536 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on March 7, 2012. Don W. Howard Clerk of the Circuit Court By:K Sims Deputy Clerk Florida Default Law Group, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F09079625 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in the proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Shelia Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 3/17/12 3/24/12 Legal # 130745 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 46-2010-CA-002478C DIVISION: WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, Plaintiff, vs. AMBER L. ELLIS et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated March 05, 2012 and entered in Case No. 46-2010-CA-002478C of the Circuit Court of the FIRST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintiff and AMBER L. ELLIS; WELLS FARGO BANK WEST, N.A.; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM at 11:00AM, on the 11th day of May, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: THE WEST ONE-HALF OF LOT 2, BLOCK 4, CINCO ADDITION TO CRESTVIEW, EXCEPT 75 FEET EAST AND WEST BY 150 FEET NORTH AND SOUTH IN THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID LOT 2, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF ON FILE IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 83, IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 1105 E CHESTNUT AVENUE, CRESTVIEW, FL 32539 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on March 7, 2012. Don W. Howard Clerk of the Circuit Court By:K Sims Deputy Clerk Florida Default Law Group, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F10026448 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in the proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Shelia Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 3/17/12 3/24/12 Legal # 130744 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 46-2008-CA-006744 DIVISION: W US BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR STRUCTURED ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION TRUST 2006-WF2, Plaintiff, vs. JOHN M. WANGLE et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated February 29, 2012 and entered in Case No. 46-2008-CA-006744 of the Circuit Court of the FIRST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida wherein US BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR STRUCTURED ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION TRUST 2006-WF2 is the Plaintiff and JOHN M. WANGLE; ARLENE B. WANGLE; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED, AS NOMINEE FOR HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL LLC; BAYWINDS GOLF ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC.; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM at 11:00AM, on the 1 day of May, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT NUMBER 9, BLOCK B, PHASE 1 OF BAYWINDS GOLF ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 12, PAGE 92, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH ALL OF THE APPURTENANCES ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF PROTECTIVE COVENANTS FOR BAYWINDS GOLF ESTATES, A RESIDENTIAL SUBDIVISION, RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1659, PAGE 1291 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA ( THE PROTECTIVE COVENANTS) AND THE EASEMENT AGREEMENT RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1659, PAGE 1240 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. (EASEMENT AGREEMENT); SUBJECT, HOWEVER TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE PROTECTIVE COVENANTS AND THE EASEMENT AGREEMENT. A/K/A 1097 EMERALD BAY DRIVE, DESTIN, FL 32541 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on March 1, 2012. Don W. Howard Clerk of the Circuit Court By:Vicki Jackson Deputy Clerk Florida Default Law Group, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F08090713 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in the proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Shelia Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 3/17/12 3/24/12 Legal # 130743 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 46-2010-CA-003987C DIVISION: WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, Plaintiff, vs. JUSTIN HARBER et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated March 05, 2012 and entered in Case No. 46-2010-CA-003987C of the Circuit Court of the FIRST Judicial Circuit in and for OKALOOSA County, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintiff and JUSTIN HARBER; BOBBIE JO HARBER; GERI IRICK are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at WWW.OKALOOSA.REALFORECLOSE.COM at 11:00AM, on the 25th day of April, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOTS 27 AND 28, BLOCK 21, MORRIS ADDITION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 133, PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 2877 APLIN ROAD, CRESTVIEW, FL 32539 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on March 7, 2012. Don W. Howard Clerk of the Circuit Court By:K Sims Deputy Clerk Florida Default Law Group, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F10046689 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in the proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Shelia Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 3/17/12 3/24/12 Legal # 130736 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION Case NO. 2012-CP-191 F IN RE: Estate of MARTIN L. WAKEFIELD Decedent NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Ancillary) The administration of the Florida Estate of MARTIN L. WAKEFIELD, deceased (the Decedent), File Number 2012-CP-191 F is pending in the Circuit Court of Okaloosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is Okaloosa County Clerk of Court, Attn: Probate Division, 101 E. James Lee Boulevard, Crestview, FL 32536. The names and addresses of the Ancillary Personal Representatives and the Ancillary Personal Representatives attorneys are set forth below. All creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the Decedents Florida estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 the Decedents Florida estate, Including Unmatured, contingent or unilquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 10, 2012. Ancillary Personal Representatives NANNETTE WAKEFIELD WHITE 2631 Montevallo Road Birmingham, AL 35223 WILLIAM M. WAKEFIELD 1300 Glenwood Terrace Anniston, AL 36207 ATTORNEY FOR ANCILLARY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES RICHARD N. SHERRILL Florida Bar No: 0172812 Clark, Partington, Hart, Larry, Bond & Stackhouse P.O. Box 13010 Pensacola, FL 32591-3010 Telephone: (850)434-9200 3/10/12 3/17/12 Legal # 130735 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No. 46-2011-CA-003528 S REGIONS BANK, Plaintiff, vs. LEWIS A. WALKER, et al., Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on February 29, 2012, in Case No. 46-2011-CA-003528 S of the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit for Okaloosa County, Florida, in which Regions Bank, is Plaintiff, and Lewis A. Walker, et al., are Defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, online via the internet at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.co m, at 11:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the sale may proceed, on the 10 day of April, 2012, the following described real property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED REAL PROPERTY: UNIT 102, POOLSIDE VILLAS, A CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM RECORDED IN O.R. BOOK 1302 AT PAGE 1 AND AMENDED IN O.R. BOOK 1485 AT PAGE 1116, PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA, TOGETHER WITH AN UNDIVIDED INTEREST IN THE COMMON ELEMENTS, IF ANY, APPURTENANT THERETO, SUBJECT TO AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE COVENANTS, CONDITIONS, RESTRICTIONS, TERMS AND OTHER PROVISIONS OF SAID DECLARATION. BEING THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO LEWIS A. WALKER, MARRIED BY DEED FROM JOHN C. SIZEMORE AND DONNA J. SIZEMORE, HUSBAND AND WIFE RECORDED 11/01/2002 IN DEED BOOK 2392 PAGE 1809, IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. TAX ID# 00 2S24 208A 0000 1020 Any person or entity claiming an interest in the surplus, if any, resulting from the foreclosure sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim on the same with the Clerk of Court within 60 days after the foreclosure sale. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Sheila Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th Floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 1 day of March, 2012. DON W. HOWARD Clerk of the circuit Court By: Vicki Jackson As Deputy Clerk ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF LEAH H. MAYERSOHN, ESQ. Mayersohn Law Group, P.A. 101 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 1250 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 (954) 765-1900 (954) 713-0702 fax 3/17/12 3/24/12 CLERKS NOTICE OF SALE UNDER F.S. CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS GIVEN that, in accordance with the Summary Final Judgment dated March 1, 2012 in the above-styled cause, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, by electronic sale beginning at 11:00 AM (Central Time), on the prescribed date at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.co m on April 3, 2012, the following described property: Unit 104, Dunes of Crystal Beach, a Condominium according to Declaration thereof, as recorded in Official Records Book 2646, Page 1606; amended by Certificate of Amendment as recorded in Official Records Book 2647, Page 1294; further amended by Certificate of Amendment as recorded in Official Records Book 2651, Page 831, all of the Public Records of Okaloosa County, Florida together with an undivided interest in all common elements appurtenant thereto Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. IF ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN OR A RIGHT TO THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER Ti-IAN THEPROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THIS SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. NOTICE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Sheila Sims, 190 Government Center, 5th Floor, Pensacola, FL, (850)595-4400; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated: March 1, 2012 Don W. Howard Clerk of Court By: Vicki Jackson Dpeuty Clerk Charles G. Brackins DOWD LAW FIRM, PA. 108 S. E. Eglin Parkway Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548-5519 3/10/12 3/17/12
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Saturday, March 17th. 7:00 am -12:00 pm.Moving SaleVery nice furniture, patio, kitchen table /chairs, wine rack, ent. center, tools, lawn mower, weed eater w/ edger, misc baby stuff, high chair & more.Text FL01297 to 56654 We Buy GoldSilver & Diamonds WE PAY THE MOST US GOLD PAWN 700 Beal Pkwy FWB 850-974-2462www .usgoldpawn.com OKALOOSA COUNTY TO HOLD PUBLIC SURPLUS PROPERTY SALE The Okaloosa County Board of Commissioners Purchasing Department will hold a sale for pre-tagged and scaled bid surplus property from 8:00 AM -12:00 PM on Friday, March 30, 2012 at the surplus center located at 5489 Old Bethel Rd., Crestview. These items may be previewed Thursday March 29, 2012 from 12:00 NOON to 3:00 PM. Pre-tagged items are on first come, first serve basis the day of the sale! Sealed Bids will be accepted for the items marked as sealed bid lots beginning @ 12 NOON Thursday March 29, 2012 until 10:00 AM Friday March 30, 2012. In addition to his sale, we will also he accepting sealed bids tor some specialized Water & Sewer surplus equipment (Stainless Steel Sound Attenuation covers with blower motors) and misc. scrap pumps & motors, located @ Roberts Road, FWB, FL, until 10:00 AM Friday June 1, 2012. To preview these items, please contact Robert Mauzy (il) 850-651-7133, Monday-Friday, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Sealed bid forms for both sale dates will be made available beginning @ 12 NOON Thursday March 29, 2012 during the preview or by contacting the Purchasing Department. All Items will be sold as is, where is and will be the successful bidders responsibility to remove. Cash or Check will be accepted @ the time of sale. For more information, contact the Okaloosa County Purchasing Department, Nick Lombardi or Jack Allen, 602-C North Pearl St, Crestview IL 32536; 850-689-5960 or e-mail email@example.com. us Adopt: Active young stay-home-mom & successful dad, playful pup await miracle baby. David & Robyn FLBar42311 Expenses Paid 1-800-552-0045 Legal #160011 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 2012-DR-654-C Division: TRK SCOTT DAVID FOREHAND Petitioner NOTICE OF ACTION FOR PETITION FOR ADOPTION BY STEPPARENT TO: UNKNOWN WHITE MALE UNKNOWN ADDRESS Description of Respondent: Age: 37 Race: C Hair Color: Blnd Eye Color: Brn Height: 63 Weight 180 lbs. Date of birth of minor child(ren): Feb. 5, 2003 Place of birth of minor child(ren): Ft. Walton Beach Medical Center 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 Scott D. Forehand, whose address is 4678 Bobolink Way, Crestview, Florida, 32539 on or before March 28, 2012, and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 101 E. James Lee Blvd, Crestview, FL 32536 before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you and the Court may enter an Order granting the Adoption by Stepparent of the child(ren). 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. Dated: February 15, 2012 DON W. HOWARD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: K. Sims Deputy Clerk 02/25/12 03/03/12 03/10/12 03/17/12 Legal # 130734 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 12 DR 863 IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF: CHARLES HILTON HUGHES, JR., Husband, and LESLEY ANN HUGHES, Wife NOTICE OF ACTION FOR PUBLICATION TO: Lesley Ann Hughes 112 Runaway Bay Drive, #14 Virginia Beach, VA 23452-8129 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Dissolution of Marriage, has been filed against you. You are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to this action on Stephen J. Ryan, of RISEN & RYAN, P.A., Petitioners attorney, whose address is 436 Green Acres Road, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, on or before April 11, 2012, and file the original with the clerk of this court at Okaloosa County Courthouse, 1940 Lewis Turner Blvd., Room 1-300, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547 either before service on Petitioners attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. DATED this 29 day of Feb, 2012. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Sherry Johnson Deputy Clerk Risen & Ryan 436 Green Acres Road Ft Walton Beach, FL 32547 3/10/12 3/17/12 3/24/12 3/31/12 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. 100 FEET; THENCE WEST 15 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 120 FEET; THENCE EAST 15 FEET; THENCE NORTH 20 A.P.N. #: 05-2S-23-2080-0034-00B 6 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. DATED this 8 day of Mar., 2012. Clerk Circuit Court By: Beth McDonald Deputy Clerk IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding. you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Sheila Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th floor, Pensacola, FL (850)595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance. or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days., if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Greenspoon & Marder, P.A. 100 W. Cypress Creek Rd Ste 700 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 3/17/12 3/24/12
By RANDY DICKSON firstname.lastname@example.org FORT WALTON BEACH Score one for the small school. The Baker softball team capitalized on eight Choctawhatchee errors as the Gators beat the Indians 6-5 on Monday. In a game that had enough mis t plays to ll out takes from the Bad News Bears movies, it was Baker making the fewest mistakes and coming up with the timely hit or pitch that made the difference. There were no bigger pitches made than the ones Gator pitcher Chassity McCranie threw to strike out Choctaws Shelby Carroll with the bases loaded to end the game. It was not necessarily a complete game, but we came up in some situations when we needed to and capitalized on some mistakes that they made, Gators coach John Carlisle said. Obviously, when you stand in scoring position and have a chance to break the game open thats always tough. As the game goes on you are sweating out wondering if thats going to be enough and you think about the opportunities that you squandered. But we are getting things back together and we are starting to get on a roll and show signs of playing well. Carlisle was talking about the 11 runners the Gators left on base. The thing Ive been preaching to my girls is if they make mistakes we need to capitalize on them, but unfortunately they did the same thing to us, Choctaw coach Grant Keen said. We have a young team right now and the biggest thing we are focusing on is getting better and better every game. Weve really been preaching to these girls not to give up and keep ghting when we do have a bad inning and to keep going. They fought and at the very end we had the bases loaded and two outs with our number four hitter up, but we should have never been there in the rst place because of the errors. It wasnt as if Baker (7-4) was perfect in the eld either. The Gators made seven errors as at times it seemed as if neither team wanted to win the game. Baker jumped in front in the rst inning as Tori Foster singled and later scored on a Choctaw error. Paige Wooley helped the Indians (2-7) tie things up in the bottom of the inning as she reached and scored on Bakers rst two errors. Choctaw scored two in the second to take the lead, but that didnt last long as Baker tied things up in the top of the third. The Indians regained the lead with a run the bottom of the fourth, but again the Gators responded and tied things up in the top of the fth. Baker plated two in the top of the seventh to go in front 6-4, but the seesaw game was far from over. Rikki Runnel led off the Indian seventh with a double and later scored. The Indians loaded the bases, but were unable to push the tying run across as McCranie picked up her sixth strike out of the night to end the game and get the win. Tori Foster and Tori Kilcrease each had two hits for the Gators. Kristen Pierce, who took the tough luck loss in the circle for Choctaw, led the Indians with two hits. Saturday, March 17, 2012 Gators take down Indians SP O RTS www.crestviewbulletin.com Page 12 News & NOTES AREA SCHEDULE Today High school softball Crestview at Geneva, Ala., tournament, TBD Tuesday High school baseball Farragut, Tenn., at Crestview, V 6 p.m. PREP ROUNDUP Monday Boys weightlifting Choctawhatchees boys weightlifting team totaled 53 points to beat out Crestview (35) and Rocky Bayou Christian (15) at a meet at Crestview on Monday. The Indians got rst-place nishes from Thomas Forte (129-pound weight class, 485 total pounds lifted), Lebrean Pierson (139, 450), Michael Hawthorne (154, 525), Cedric Bridgewater (169, 555), Therion Robinson (183, 595), Jordan Smith (219, 655) and Mark Gonzalez (238, 420) to go for the decisive win. Crestviews Jordan Rodgers (119, 340) and Earl Reed (Heavy, 630) won their respective weight classes handily. Team results Choctawhatchee 53, Crestview 35, Rocky Bayou 15 Crestview top 3 individual nishers 119: 1. Jordan Rodgers (Cr) 340. 129: 2. Raquan Bembo (Cr) 370. 139: 2. Hayden Hopwood (Cr) 365. 154: 3. Demarious Bethune (Cr) 415. 199: 1. Will Jeffries (Cr) 505, 219: 2. Dylan Lawson (Cr) 555, 3. Jay Wilson (Cr) 515. 238: 2. Alex Tillman (Cr) 420. Heavy: 1. Earl Reed (Cr) 630, 2. Matt Hutchinson (Cr) 595. Tuesday Softball Baker 3, Holmes County 2: Bakers Alexis Mitchem reached on a walk, advanced around the basepaths and eventually scored on three wild pitches for the win. Hannah Wadsworth, Tori Foster and Jenna Stevenson each recorded the Gators (8-4, 5-2 District 2-1A) three hits. Stevenson added an RBI and Chassity McCranie (6-4) struck out 12 in seven innings of work and didnt allow an earned run. BN 002 000 0 2 7 2 BK 000 002 1 3 3 3 WP: Chassity McCranie Crestview football meeting Crestview football coach Kevin Pettis has scheduled a team meeting for prospective Bulldog players and their parents at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 26, in the Crestview auditorium. The meeting will provide information and expectations for the upcoming season, practices and the summer camp. CHS golf tournament The Crestview High School athletic department will hold its inaugural golf tournament, with an 8 a.m. shotgun start, Saturday, April 7, at Foxwood Country Club. The tournament format is 4-person scramble. Preregistration is $35 for Foxwood members and $45 for nonmembers and runs through March 30. Cost for those not preregistering is $40 for Foxwood members and $50 for nonmembers. Hole sponsorships are also are available. For more information contact any CHS coach or call Chris Moore at 2591808. go in front 6-4, but the seedown Indians Photos by RANDY DICKSON | News Bulletin Alexis Mitchem drives in Holly Stanley with a sacri ce y in the third inning of Bakers win over Choctaw on Monday. Left, Baker pitcher Chassity McCranie res a pitch in the rst inning against Choctaw. By RANDY DICKSON email@example.com FORT WALTON BEACH Rachel Ryan went 3-for-3 with four runs batted in to help lead Fort Walton Beach to a 10-0 win over Crestview in District 2-6A softball play on Tuesday. The game was called after five innings on the 10-run mercy rule. They played well, Fort Walton Beach coach Andrea Browning said of her teams effort. We had a plan and we executed the plan. We hit the ball well. We played good defense and our pitcher (Rachael Dehlinger) pitched the ball well so Im just happy all the way around. Fort Walton Beach touched Crestview pitcher Kristin Bufkin for eight hits, and five Bulldog errors didnt help Crestview (3-8, 0-7). The Vikings (6-5, 4-1) took a quick 3-0 lead in the first inning as the first three batters reached and scored. Leadoff hitter Jen Phillips was hit by a Bufkin pitch. Jennifer Bazylak was next, reaching on an error. Jaime Phillips singled to score Jen Phillips. It looked like Bufkin would work out of the jam when she struck out Dehlinger and Libby Davis, but Ryan dashed the Bulldog hopes with a two-out single to score Bazylak and Jaime Phillips. Fort Walton Beach broke the game open with a five-run second inning. All of the Viking runs were unearned as the Bulldog defense continued to be shaky behind Bufkin. Ryan continued her big night with her second two-run single in as many innings. Ryans base hit capped the Viking second and scored Dehlinger and Davis after both players had reached on errors. I felt like the first inning we got the nerves out of us and then the rabbit foot falls off in the second inning, Bulldog coach Chris Sweatt said. They scored five runs and they were all unearned. I keep trying to tell them that we arent helping ourselves we are killing ourselves right now. The only positive thing I can tell them is we are getting better offensively, but defensively Ive got to make some changes. Jaime Phillips, who was also a perfect 3-for3 at the plate for the Vikings, singled and later scored on a wild pitch in the fourth. Pinch-hitter Alex Matthews led off the Fort Walton Beach fifth and reached on the final Bulldog error of the night. She later scored on a pinch-hit single by Braya Enriquez to end the game. Dehlinger picked up the complete game win for the Vikings, throwing a two-hitter while striking out four. Shelby Gainer and Ragan Sowell had the Crestview hits. Fort Walton Beach hosts Niceville on Thursday. The Bulldogs will be at home against Choctawhatchee. Vikings roll past Bulldogs 10-0 RANDY DICKSON | News Bulletin Ragan Sowell takes her cuts for Crestview.