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Title: The County record
Uniform Title: County record (Blountstown, Fla.)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: County record
Publisher: Wallace B. Finlay
Place of Publication: Blountstown, Fla
Publication Date: 02-02-2011
Frequency: weekly
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Spatial Coverage: United States of America -- Florida -- Calhoun -- Blountstown
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General Note: Description based on: Vol. 46, no. 13 (Dec. 12, 1952).
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For more than three and a half decades, Glenn Kimbrel has served as a leader of our local law enforcement community. Monday afternoon, co-workers, Council members, family and friends gathered at the Blountstown Police Department to honor him with a retirement party. Starting out as an officer back in 1975, Glenn moved up with the department and was named police chief following the retirement of Winston Deason who now serves as mayor. Chief Kimbrel has passionately served our community over the years, not only protecting residents and businesses against crime, but volunteering countless hours to civic groups and those in need. We salute you, Chief Kimbrel, and wish you well on your retirement! Above, in a photo from days gone by, a young Officer Kimbrel is shown standing between Archie Faircloth and J.L. Bailey on the middle row, with Mayor Deason on the end. BY KELLI PEACOCK DUNN News EditorA man wanted for allegedly stealing then crashing a car was taken into custody Saturday. Elijah A. Kitchen, 27, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for grand theft auto. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, the investigation began just before midnight Jan. 20 when Dep. Jody Hoagland responded to the Ashley Shiver Road and Hwy. 275 North area in reference to a single vehicle accident. Upon arrival, he was met by Jimmie Cliff Crawford, Jr., 21, who advised he owned the vehicle that was in the woods. He alleged that Kitchen had taken the vehicle when they were visiting a friend about 20 minutes earlier. The vehicle was found 40 feet into the woods, but Kitchen was nowhere to be found. Sgt. Jared Nichols, along with K-9 search teams from CaCIand the BPD, arrived on the scene and attempted to locate Kitchen. They tracked him through the woods, but lost the track about 150 yards from the scene. Following the investigation, Kitchen was located and taken into custody Saturday. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2011 103rd Year, No. 23 BLOUNTSTOWN, FLORIDA 32424 50 CENTS (Including Tax) CRIMEWoman wrecks; charged with DUIBY KELLI PEACOCK DUNN News EditorA Blountstown woman was charged with DUI Sunday following an early morning accident. April Leanette Tipton, 31, was arrested in the case. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, Dep. Jody Hoagland responded to Calhoun Correctional Institute just before 4:30 a.m. where Tipton had allegedly crashed her Pontiac into a ditch outside the compound and hit the entrance sign. The vehicle was stuck in approximately two feet of water. Tipton told authorities she wasn’t sure where she was or what road she had turned onto. After she failed a roadside sobriety test, Tipton was taken into custody. She later admitted to taking two Xanax with two beers around midnight. Serving Blountstown and Calhoun County Since 1907 RIVER FORECAST A AP P A A L L A A C C H H I I C C O O L L A AR RI I V V E E R RFeb. 2...8PM... 3 3 . 8 8 ' Feb. 4...8PM... 4 4 . 2 2 ' Feb. 6...6AM... 4 4 . 7 7 'The County Record The County Record ONLINE EDITION CRIMECouplearrested on meth chargesBY KELLI PEACOCK DUNN News EditorA Blountstown couple is behind bars after a “shake and bake” meth lab was discovered in their home. Jeremy Zane Spring, 34, and Sharlett Spring, 30, were each charged with manufacture of meth, possession of listed chemicals, possession of meth, and child abuse. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department, Cpl. Eddie Dalton went to the Spring residence on Jim Durham Road around 2:30 Jan. 24 to make contact with the couple. He immediately smelled a strong chemical odor. Cpl. Dalton cleared the home and returned two hours later with a search warrant and search team consisting of Maj. Roman Wood, Capt. Michael Bryant, Sgt. Mark Mallory, Dep. John Scheetz, and Inv. Todd Wheetley. A search of the home revealed a makeup compact in the master bedroom that contained a straw with meth residue. A bottle of MSM was found in a cabinet above the bed. Afirst aid kit between the bed and wall contained three meth pipes and a case with meth residue. Abottle of solvent was found in a closet. Sudafed and a makeup case with meth residue were discovered in the bathroom. Bottles of chemicals used in the manufacture of meth were found in a shed. A garbage bag was also discovered with chemical waste. The couple’s child had been present in the home and was turned over to the custody of her grandmother. The Springs were booked into the Calhoun County Jail.  APPLIANCES  PAINT  LUMBER  BUILDING MATERIALS  TOOLS  FLOOR COVERING & MORE WALDORFF A CE H ARDWAR E 25615 N. MAIN ST., ALTHA, FLA. 762-3228 Shop Vac Hangup 1 Gal Mini Wet/Dry Vac $19.99 wacky wednesday Large Cheese Pizza Additional Toppings Available $5.55 DINE IN OR CARRY OUT 19838 SR 20 West Blountstown, FL 674-3838 HAILTOTHECHIEFAfter over 35 years with Blountstown Police Department, Chief Glenn Kimbrel retires.CITY NEWS CRIMEWreck leads to stolen car arrestThe County RecordONLINEwww.thecountyrecord.net Councilwoman Janie Boyd, Cathy and Glenn Kimbrel, Mayor Winston Deason, and City Manager James Woods.CRASHShelton's Corner crash sends two to hospitalTwo Calhoun County residents were injured in a head-on collision Monday afternoon in Shelton's Corner. According to FHP Trooper Wes Harsey who investigated the crash, Ray Weidner, 68, of Blountstown was behind the wheel of a 1979 Toyota Landcruiser headed southbound on SR 73. As he prepared to turn left into the parking lot of Alday Automotive, Kristy Michelle Page, 39, of Altha, was headed northbound in a 2006 Hyundai. Weidner traveled into the path of Page's vehicle, resulting in the accident. Both were treated and released from Calhoun-Liberty Hospital. Weidner was cited for failure to yield. T TI I P P T T O O N N Tiger football players are honored at athletic banquetTurn to page 7 S SH H A A R R L L E E T T T TS SP P R R I I N N G GJ JE E R R E E M M Y YS SP P R R I I N N G G E EL L I I J J A A H HK KI I T T C C H H E E N N Evening of romance planned at the Pioneer Settlement’s Classical DessertsTurn to page 5 for details


Jessie Mae Price, President of this town's Woman's Club, met with her community service club members on January 19, at the W.T. Neal Civic Center. This monthly 'brown bag' lunch and business meeting indeed, was "SOMETHING TO CROW ABOUT." This is the theme for the February 26 Art & Craft Festival, to be hosted by our Blountstown group. The devotional was done by Frances Price. It was noted that even though times were changeable, news these days seemed dark and unsettled, we all need to take heart, keep the faith, and 'look up' for guidance ad balance. Many good possibilities and opportunities and people surround each of us, and need to be aware of these positives in our lives. Drawing from Psalms 91-4, the Almighty will help guard and guide us, be a refuge. The Invocation followed these words of Hope. Gail Wood was Program Chairman. She introduced Roman Wood, Major at the County Sheriff's Department. Following lunch, he would speak to the group about the local K.I.S.S. program -Keeping Independent Seniors Safe. Lunch commenced with Hostesses Dot Ayers, Helen Maloy, and Jo Ann Barbour providing snacks and desserts and drinks. Helen was responsible for two rich and delicious cakes -a strawberry cheese and triple chocolate. Clara McCroan, it might be noted, was the drawing winner and received a huge Amaryllis bulb, just ready for planting. Roman Wood, guest speaker who has been with the Sheriff's Department for some 25 years, gave an interesting talk about K.I.S.S.. Currently, there are approximately 110 Seniors who are members. All a Senior has to do, should they be interested in membership, is to call the Sheriff's office, talk to the appropriate officer, and have their name placed on the roster for possible services. Something as simple as replacing a light bulb, if one is high risk for stool climbing, for instance, provides that no task is too small for assistance. There is also an annual local banquet, where various volunteers are honored. Officers serve the tables on this occasion. Major Woods brought up an interesting point, that being that many of the Deputies who have contact with seniors in the community, have been very impressed with the interest, good attitudes, and good neighboring that these folks prove to have. It proves again that this is a good community in which to live, and it is a safe one. All thanked Wood for his time and informative presentation. President Price opened the meeting for business. Again, the Arts & Crafts Festival was first and foremost on everyone's agenda. Seventy-five to 100 women from the GFWC Woman's Clubs in northern Florida will be present at the luncheon, and for the judging of art projects brought by each chapter attending this annual event. There could be as many as 115 plus items judged with top ribbon winners. Regarding lunch, the local club was delighted to have Marie Granger and her Culinary Arts group cater the meal plus serve. Club members will provide coffee, orange juice, and goodies for a Hospitality welcoming following registration. All were enthusiastic and looking forward to this extraThe County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 2 2 Our Staff Makes the Difference Blountstown Health & Rehab 16690 SW Chipola Road, Blountstown, Florida 850-674-4311 We invite you to come visit our facility in Blountstown. Come Home to Rehab Make the Perfect Valentine's Day Gift! 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Turner Publisher/Editor/Advertising Sharon Turner Bookkeeper/Circulation Kelli Peacock....News Editor Somehow, largely through the Grace of God, devoted loyalty, and the vast pride on the part of many people, The County Record has never missed an issue.The County Record SERVING CALHOUN COUNTY SINCE 1907The Apalachee Regional Planning Council announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. The Calhoun County Transportation Disadvantaged Coordinating Board will meet on Monday, February 7, at 2 pm CT, at the Calhoun County Senior Citizens Center, 16859 NE Cayson Street, Blountstown. In addition to its regular business, the agenda will include adoption of board bylaws, adoption of complaint and grievance procedures, organizational functions and the annual public hearing. A time for public comments will be afforded to anyone wishing to address the board. For additional information, or if you require special accommodations at the meeting because of a disability or physical impairment, contact Vanita Anderson at the Apalachee Regional Planning Council, 20776 Central Avenue East, Suite 1, Blountstown, Florida 32424 at least three working days prior to the meeting date.Transportation meeting set for Monday The children and grandchildren of Essie Kimbrel will be celebrating her 91st birthday on Saturday, February 5, in the Victory Hill Church Fellowship Hall. If you know this wonderful lady, please join us in celebrating the years God has so graciously blessed her with. We will gather from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., to pay tribute to her as the beautiful mother and grandmother she is. No gifts please, just your presence in celebration. For information, please call 762-3813 or 674-5908.Essie Kimbrel to be honored on SaturdayMajor Roman Wood talks to Woman's Club about Sheriff's KISS programCall for nominations! The Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce is asking for nominations for the 2011 Outstanding Citizen of the Year. The award will be presented at the upcoming 64th Annual Chamber Membership Banquet. Nominations must be in writing (email kristy@calhounco.org to request a form), and must be submitted to the Chamber by Feb. 11, 2011. Characteristics of this individual are someone who has worked, promoted, or volunteered with great effort to or for the citizens of Calhoun County to create a better quality of life. Please remember: Nominations must be received no later than Friday, Feb. 11, 2011.Citizen of Year nominees sought C C h h e e c c k k u u s s o o u u t t o o n n l l i i n n e e ! w w w w w w . t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t t


BY JUDY LUDLOW, DIRECTOR Agriculture and Natural Resources AgentSHIITAKE MUSHROOM WORKSHOP THIS SATURDAY Grow Your Own Delicious Delicacies, Saturday, February 5, 10:00 -12:00 AM central time, Calhoun County Extension Office, 20816 Central Ave East, Blountstown, FL, Fee $5.00, At This Workshop: You will learn about growing Shiitake Mushrooms in your own backyard. Everyone will prepare and seed an oak log with Shiitake mushroom spores that they can take home to grow. For more information, please call Judy Ludlow, Calhoun County Extension Service 850674-8323 CALHOUN COUNTY 4H ENCOURAGES YOUTH TO ATTEND THE YOUTH EQUESTRIAN TRAILS EXPO The purpose of the 4-H Program is to provide young people an opportunity to participate in a series of activities designed to improve citizenship, sportsmanship, horsemanship, character, competitive spirit, discipline and responsibility, while creating an atmosphere for learning and awareness of the life around us. In striving to achieve this purpose, Calhoun County 4-H encourages all youth to attend the Youth Equestrian Trails Expo on February 26 &27, 2011 at the Fort Braden Recreational Area in the Lake Talquin State Forest. This free, two-day event is hosted by the DEP Office of Greenways & Trails in partnership with the Division of Forestry Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, the U.S. Forest Service and the Southern Trailriders Association. The Expo’s goals are to introduce young equestrians to land conservation ethics on both public and private lands, to encourage youth to advocate and volunteer on behalf of equestrian trails issues and to inspire this next generation of equestrians to become active trail users. On Saturday, participants will have an opportunity to interact with governmental agency and nonprofit organization representatives in a series of hands-on and trail development/maintenance activities. A Sunday trail ride, following the same trails that participants worked on the previous day, will be led by the Southern Trailriders Association. Trail ride participants must bring their own horse, proof of negative Coggins test and properly fitted helmet. Members of the U.S. Pony Clubs, 4-H Horse Clubs, MFHA member hunts as well as other youth equestrian groups are encouraged to participate. There is no fee for the event, but registration is limited in order to preserve the quality of the program. For registration information, please contact Whitney Cherry at the Calhoun County Extension Office (850) 674-8323. Registration is due by February 23, 2011. ATTRACT SOME FEATHERED FRIENDS TO YOUR YARD The history of bird feeding in America dates back to the mid 1800’s. Today, more than 50 million Americans put out a billion pounds of birdfeed each year. In our area of north Florida, there are many colorful and lively birds that regularly visit feeders. If you already have bird feeders, or would like to attract some to your yard, here are a few things to consider. If you have the space, try putting feeders in different places and at different heights. Some birds like to feed near vegetation and others prefer to feed out in the open. By placing feeders in different areas, you will provide opportunities for a greater diversity of birds attracted to your yard. Also, this will help reduce the chance of aggressive individuals chasing all the other birds out of your yard. Locate the feeders so that you have a good view of the birds from where you want to watch them, but away from high traffic areas. If the feeders are near windows you may need to use window decals to discourage birds from flying into the glass. Make sure it is easily accessible and at least 10 feet from tree limbs and trunks to make it harder for squirrels to reach the seed. To provide birds safe haven from predators such as hawks and cats, place feeders about 12-15 feet from bushes. This gives birds a safe haven to fly into when threatened, and also prevents cats from sneaking up close to the feeders. Cats kill millions of birds each year. Choose a feeder based upon what kinds of birds you want to attract. If you choose platform feeders make sure they are made with mesh on the bottom to allow droppings to beThe County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 3 3 WT Neal CivicCenter 3rd Tuesdayofeach month at 3:30p.m. Calhoun County Tobacco Free Partnership OURCHILDREN. OURCOMMUNITY. OURCHOICES.Interested inimproving local tobacco-related policies? TheCalhounCountyTobacco Free Partnership invites you toattend ourmonthly meetings: Jon Plummer, Pharmacist 20370 Central Ave. West, Blountstown, FL 850-674-2222 We Will Deliver to Calhoun County Schools COKE & CANDY BAGS...$2.95 Balloons Cards Jewelry Windchimes Candles Russell Stover & Whitmans Candy STUFFED ANIMALS and Other Great Valentine Gifts for the Kids! All Helium BALLOONS $1.99 Free Gift Wrap on Jewelry Open 9 til 5 Saturday, February 12 for Valentine’s Day The Diamond Corner Fine Jewelry Gifts Custom Framing Jewelry Repairs Bibles 20634 Central Ave. E, Blountstown, Florida 850-674-8801 Shiitake mushroom workshop Saturday; how to attract birdsSee EXTENSION page 11 Anyone interested in learning how to control their income, spending and all facets of money matters, plan to attend a Financial Literacy Workshop to be held in the Heritage Room of the Calhoun County Public Library, Blountstown Branch, 17731 N. E. Pear Street, on Thursday, February 10th, at 3 PM. Superior Bank will be partnering with the Calhoun County Library to offer instruction in the benefits of banking services to your everyday activities. “Bank On It” will introduce a broad overview of the processes of keeping track of income and expenditures, the need for checking and savings accounts, how your credit basis affects you, and how the loan process works, among other topics. Bank personnel will be on hand to answer questions and offer informational handouts. Light refreshments will be provided. For further information, contact Calhoun County Public Library 674-8773 or Darlene Earhart, AmeriCorps*Vista at 7628280.Financial Literacy Workshop to be held at library Feb. 10


FREEMAN RAY BATEMAN, SR. Captain Freeman Ray Bateman, Sr., 75, of Wewahitchka, Florida, passed away Thursday, January 20, 2011, in Panama City, Florida. Mr. Bateman was born in North Carolina, lived in Marathon, Florida, from 1965 to 2006, and then moved to Wewahitchka. He was a member of the St. Lawrence Catholic Mission in Wewahitchka. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Joyce Bateman; a son, Raymond Patrick Bateman; his parents, Leamon Ousbon and Frances Ann (Mercer) Bateman; and brothers, Ousbon A. and John W. Bateman. Survivors include three sons, Thomas L. Bateman of Marathon, Florida, Timothy J. Bateman and his wife, Michelle, of Castleberry, Florida, and Freeman R. Bateman Jr. and his wife, Laurie, of Lehigh Acres, Florida; two daughters, Captain Christina (Tammie) Taylor and her husband, Captain Thomas Taylor, of Mongmong, Guam, and Marie Clark and her husband, Gary, of Kinard, Florida; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; six step-greatgrandchildren; two stepgreat-great-grandchildren; a sister, Elsie Mae Bateman Willis, of Fort Pierce, Florida; a brother, Leamon Bateman, and his wife, Margaret, of Marietta, Georgia; sistersin-law, Nerys Bateman of Port St. Lucie, Florida, and Clarice Boggess Arecco and her husband, Eduardo Arecco, of Ocoee, Tennessee. Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 28, from the St. Lawrence Catholic Mission in Wewahitchka. Interment followed in Pine Memorial Cemetery near Blountstown. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Guidance Clinic of the Middle Keys, 3000 41st Street, Marathon, Florida 33050, ph. (305) 4349000. Adams Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements (ph. 6745449). Condolences may be made online at adamsfh.com. JIMMY BRANTON Mr. Jimmy Branton, 79, of Altha, FL, and Blakely, GA, passed away early Sunday morning, January 30, 2011, in Dothan, AL. Jimmy was born on July 31, 1931, in Calhoun County and had lived in Altha and Blakely most of his life. He was a retired farmer, dairyman, cattleman and a livestock nutritionist. Jimmy was a member of the Altha United Methodist Church. Jimmy truly loved his church where he served as song leader for the past 11 years and served as chairman of the board. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Hazel Branton; a son, Jimmy Branton, Jr.; a granddaughter, Kristan Branton Parrish; and a grandson, Billy Reeder. Survivors include his wife, Agnes Branton, of Altha and Blakely; one son, David Branton, and his wife, Mollie, of Altha; one daughter, Diane Branton, of Port St. Joe; two stepsons, Greg Hudson and his wife, Wanda, and Tim Hudson and his wife, Natasha, all of Blakely; a grandson, Justin Branton; two great-grandchildren, Jayce McLendon and Kain Parrish; two step-grandchildren, Sharon Jemison and David Jemison; three step great-grandchildren, Jadyn Jemison, David Jemison and Rhett Jemison; six step grandchildren and nine step greatgrandchildren. Funeral services will be held today, Wednesday, February 2, at 11:00 am (CST) at the Altha United Methodist Church with Martha Hyles officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Altha. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266). JACK JOYNER Jack Joyner, 63, of Bristol passed away Thursday, January 27, 2011, in Tallahassee. He was born in Gadsden County June 28, 1947, to the late John Franklin and Alma (Branning) Joyner. He lived most of his life in Liberty County and was a member of Bristol First Baptist Church. He retired from Reichold Chemical after 17 years. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Gail Joyner, of Bristol; two brothers, Frank Joyner of Punta Gorda, Florida, and Bob Joyner of the Sycamore Community near Quincy, Florida. Private services were held at 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 28, at Lake Mystic Cemetery in Bristol. Adams Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements (ph. 6745449). Condolences may be made online at adamsfh.com RAFAEL G. LOPEZ Mr. Rafael G. Lopez, 82, of Clarksville, FL, passed Thursday night, January 27, 2011, in Blountstown, FL. Rafael was born in Manila, Philippines, on October 24, 1928, and had lived in Clarksville since 1991. He was a retired electrical engineer with the United States government. He was a member of the Clarksville Baptist Church. Rafael was preceded in death by his wife, Narcisa Lopez. Survivors include two sons, Ismael Lopez of Baltimore, MD, and Christopher Lopez of Clarksville, FL; one daughter, Geneva Dittemore, of California; two brothers and four sisters. Funeral services were held Sunday, January 30, at 2:30 pm (CST) from the graveside at Clarksville Baptist Church Cemetery in Clarksville with Reverend Glynn Dunham officiating. Interment followed. All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266). JANET B. OVERTON Mrs. Janet B. Overton, 82, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Tuesday, January 25, 2011, in Panama City, FL. Janet was born in Blountstown and has lived here all her life. Janet was an electronic systems supervisor. Survivors include two sons, Harry Thomas of Clearwater and Terry Overton of Blountstown. Memorial services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 29, from the Rivertown Community Church with Pastors Kevin Yoder and Darren Tucker officiating. Memorialization was by cremation. All arrangements were under the direction of Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266). BENEVA M. SMITH Beneva M. Smith, 86, of Blountstown, went home to be with her Lord Friday, January 28, 2011. She was a native and lifelong resident of Calhoun County and was a homemaker. She was born February 29, 1924, to the late Benjamin and Mary Elizabeth (Bamburg) McDaniel. She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Smith, and two greatgrandchildren, Rocky and Clara Phinney. Survivors include her son, Robert Smith, and his wife, Clara, of Blountstown; four grandchildren, Pauline Schrock and her husband, Duane, of Fairhope, Alabama, Paul Smith and his wife, Melody, Pamela Detweiler and her husband, Philip, April Phinney and her husband, Tony, all of Blountstown; 11 greatgrandchildren; two sisters, Louise Barfield of Blountstown and Lottie Lewis, of Altha. Her family was a very important part of her life and she will be missed by all. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 30, at Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Blountstown. Interment followed in the Boggs Cemetery in Blountstown. Adams Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements (ph. 6745449). Condolences may be made online at adamsfh.com. DAVID OSCAR VINES Mr. David Oscar Vines, 71, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at his home. David was born in Jefferson County, AL, and had lived in Blountstown since 2002, coming from Harlingen, TX. David was a pipe fitter and a member of the Masonic Lodge of Columbia and of the Local 52 plumbers and steam fitters union. Survivors include his wife, Lynda Vines, of Blountstown, FL; a son, John David Vines, of Baltimore, MD; a daughter, Kimberly Vines Gantt, of Loganville, GA; a stepdaughter, Heather Hentz, of Irmo, SC; a brother, Clyde Vines, of Grand Bay, AL; his father-in-law, Juel B. Edwards, of North Augusta, SC; and two grandchildren, Marissa Vines and Pressley Gantt. No services are planned at this time. Memorialization will be by cremation. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at the Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266). JAMES EDWARD (JIMMY) WHITUS Mr. James Edward (Jimmy) Whitus, 79, of Altha, FL, passed away early Thursday morning, January 27, 2011, at his home. Jimmy was born on February 1, 1931, in Calhoun County and had lived here all of his life. He was a retired meat market manager with IGA, Winn Dixie and worked at Floyd Parrish Grocery in Blountstown. Jimmy, along with his wife, Bertie, owned and operated Jimmy Meat Processing in Altha. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving in the United States Air Force. He was a member of the Altha First Baptist Church. Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Bertie(Brooks) Whitus. Survivors include two nieces, Kay Edwards and her husband, Michael, of Altha, and Sara Young and her husband, Bobby, of Blountstown; two great nieces, Carla Jones and her husband, Jason, of Clarksville, and Marcia Edenfield and her husband, Jamie, of Altha; and several great-great nieces. Funeral services were held Monday, January 31, at 2:00 pm (CST) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Ronnie Wright officiating. Interment followed in the Old Shiloh Cemetery in Altha. All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266). BETTY LOIS (THOMPSON) WILSON Mrs. Betty Lois (Thompson) Wilson, 81, of Clarksville, FL, passed away Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at her home. Betty was born on August 11, 1929, in Twin City, GA, and had lived in Calhoun County since 1983. She was a retired accountant and was a member of Rivertown Community Church in Blountstown. Betty was a singer, ballroom dance teacher, artist, crafts person and a wonderful mother and grandmother. Betty was preceded in death by a son, Chuck Wilson; a son-in law, Leon Neal; two brothers, Woodrow Thompson and Weldon Thompson; and a sister, Nina Strahan. Survivors include one daughter, Terry Neal, of Clarksville; two sisters, Helen Buck of Shellmans Bluff, GA, and Ann Zellers of Altamonte, Springs, FL; four grandchildren, Amanda Joy (Neal) Bryant and husband, Otis, of Clarksville, Bill Neal of Fountain, FL, Anthony Neal of Pasadena, CA, and Ashley Neal and his wife, Summer, of Conyers, GA; three great-grandchildren; and three very special friends, Lupe’ Wilson, Maggie Hoch, and Brenda Byler. Funeral services were held Saturday, January 29, at 3:00 pm (CST) at Rivertown Community Church in Blountstown with Reverend Paul Smith and Reverend Kevin Yoder officiating. Interment followed in the Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery in Clarksville. The family will accept flowers, but anyone wishing may make contributions to Covenant Hospice, 4215 Kelson Ave. Suite E, Marianna, FL 32446. All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 6742266).The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 4 4 Church DirectoryFor Information On Listing Your Church, Call 674-5041 Meaningful Bible Study . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:45 AM Exciting Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11:00 AM Bible Study & Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00 PM Wednesday Prayer & Bible Study . . . . . 6:30 PM Pastor David Throckmorton Located two blocks south of the intersection Highway 20 and Main Street in BlountstownFirst Baptist Church Helping people follow in the footsteps of Christ Blountstown First Assembly of God Churc h Sunday Services Sunday School...9:45 AM Morning Worship...11:00 AM Evening Worship...5:00 PM Wednesday Service...7:00 PM Pastor, Shelton Kindig Hwy. 20 West, 13th Street Blountstown, FL 850-674-4331 St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church 16345 SE River Street, Blountstown, FL DR. C.L. WILSON, PASTOR 850-674-8716 "We Minister To Needs Without Magnifying Faults" Sunday School 9:30 AM Morning Worship 11:00 AM Prayer and Bible Study Wednesday 6:30 PM General Mission & Brotherhood 2nd & 4th Saturday 10 AM Blountstown United Methodist Church Located on Hwy 20 directly across from Sub-Way & McDonalds Wednesday Bible Study...9:00 AM Sunday School...9:45 AM Sunday Worship...11:00 AM Telephone: 674-8254 Email: btownumc@yahoo.com Bristol Dental Clinic DENTURE LAB on PREMISES Same-Day Service on Repairs and Relines Laban Bontrager, DMD Monica Bontrager, DMD F AMIL Y DENTISTR Y 12761 NW Pea Ridge Road, Bristol, FL 32321 TELEP HO NE : (850)643-5417 ADAMS FUNER A L HO M E 674-5449 643-5410 www.adamsfh.com A Thought to Remember Tim Adams Funeral Director What do the wiseŽ voices tell us about coping with the passing of someone close? What worked for them as real peopleŽ who have gone through this challenging experience? Most of us have experienced grief. This is something I ran across that was pretty profound: Grief never ends, but it changesƒIts a passage, not a place to stay. The sense of loss must give way if were to value the life that was lived. Grief is not a sign of weakness, nor a lack of faith. It is the price of love.Ž Grieving is a process that takes time. Remember and be grateful for the one you lost. O O B B I I T T U U A A R R I I E E S SIN MEMORY OF BOBBY MEARS October 22, 1959 February 4, 2009Son, it's been two years since you left us. It seems like forever. To me you have never left me. You are still here every day and night. I know you will never be back, but I will meet you in heaven. You are in God's hands. Always in my heart.From your mother, Helen Mears Hathaway, and Family Memorial Tribute S SE E N N D DU US SY YO O U U R RC CH H U U R R C C H HN NE E W W S SI IT T E E M M S S! E E m m a a i i l l : :n n e e w w s s @ @ t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t t


St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate it's 99th Anniversary with services beginning on Friday, February 11th, at 7:00 p.m. A Valentine program and dinner will be held on Saturday, February 12th, so come out and enjoy a spirit filled program with good food and have your picture taken with your sweetheart. Sunday, February 13th at 3:30 p.m. Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Grand Ridge will be our guest church. Pastor Randy McMillan will bring the message. All are invited to all services. There is no charge, but we are accepting donations. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement invites you to an elegant evening of scrumptious confections and classical chamber music and romantic favorites on Saturday, February 5, at 6:30 pm. (CST) The renowned volunteer bakers of the Settlement will, as is their custom, prepare a delicious dessert buffet featuring the cascading chocolate fountain for your dipping pleasure. Guests will savor delectable sweets to the accompaniment of classic 50’s pop favorites provided by Sue Bradley and Peggy Cox. The evening will also offer an opportunity for professional photos of guest sweetheart couples for a donation. A very special part of the evening will be the installation of a donated exhibit by noted shell carver, Grady Smith, of Creek Carver compound in Bristol, Florida. Over the past decade, Grady has accumulated numerous awards for his work, and his carvings are sought after by collectors worldwide. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlements is proud and appreciative of the opportunity to accept Grady’s carving for permanent display. Cost for the event is $20 per couple and $15 per individual. Call 850-6742777 for ticket reservations. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement is a living museum documenting rural life in NW Florida from the early 1800’s to the 1940’s. It is located in Sam Atkins Park, about 1 mile west of the intersection of Hwy 71 and Hwy 20. Follow Hwy 20 West from Blountstown. Look for the sign for Sam Atkins Park (on the right side of the road). Turn right on Silas Green Street at Lindy’s Chicken and then follow the signs to the Settlement. For more information, contact the Settlement offices at 850-674-2777.The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 5 5 Together they have found a friendship, raised a family, and built a beautiful marriage. The children and grandchildren of Lewis D. and Myrlene Carson invite you to participate in the celebration of their parents 50th wedding anniversary at a reception in their honor to be held at the Bristol United Methodist Church on February 4, from 6:00 8:00 EST. They were married at Bristol United Methodist Church on February 5, 1961, surrounded by family and friends. Their children are David Carson and his wife, Shana, and Rebecca Carson Foran and her husband, Alvin. Their grandchildren are Caroline, Anna Jo, and Audrey Carson and Carmen and Chaff Foran. Because you have played such an important part in their lives everyone is invited. No local invitations will be sent. Please do not bring gifts, the pleasure of your company is the only gift they want. Please call (850) 643-2378 if you have questions. “Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God.” Ruth 1:16 NIVMr. and Mrs. Lewis D. CarsonCarsons will be honored on their 50th anniversary www.gcec.comYeah,afewminutes.Thatsallthetimeittakesmetochangemy homesairfiltereverymonthandsave$82ayear.Notbadfora fewminutesofwork,huh?Whatcanyoudo?Findouthowthelittle changesaddupatTogetherWeSave.com. BYSPENDINGA FEWMINUTES,IM SAVINGALOT. (850)639-2216 www.gcec.com (850)263-3231 www.westflorida.coop Enter NOW and then Join us on Feb. 11 for judging, food & fun! Merle Norman Salon & Spa 17932 Main Street N, Suite 5  Blountstown Phone (850)674-9191 A reader of The County Record, Paul Mazzotta (mailto:pmazzotta58@fairp oint.net ), is doing research for a family photograph project. This photograph (taken around 1961 in Blountstown) shows Paul with a blonde young lady. She might be the daughter or granddaughter of “Dick Branch”. Can anyone help Paul identify her for this family project? Classical Desserts: Evening of sweet memories and melodies A A N N N N I I V V E E R R S S A A R R Y YRAYMOND & BOBBIE "B.J." SHERROD 30 Year Anniversary February 6, 2011Everybody thought we would not last, but we showed them. Through it all we are still going strong. St. Mary MBC plans 99th anniversary celebrationPastor Michael Morris and congregation of Abe Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church would like to invite everyone to revival services with Rev. Gene Morris. Services will start Sunday morning, February 16th, at 9:45 a.m. and Sunday evening at 5:00 p.m. and will continue Monday through Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. For more information, please call 762-2292.Abe Springs PHC will hold revivalThe children of the late Mason and Lingo Brown will be hosting the 25th Annual Brown Reunion on Saturday, February 12th in the Frink Gym at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement at Sam Atkins Park in Blountstown from 12:00 noon until 5:00 p.m ‘We will have the White Elephant game, so everyone bring a nice item for the game. We are planning on having a good fellowship meeting along with entertainment. Come and bring a well filled basked. All family and friends are cordially invited to attend. Lunch will be served at 12:00 noon. Also with loving memory of our brothers, Buford Brown, Buddy Brown, Coy Gene Brown, Auburn Lee Brown and sister Betty Bailey. For more information, call 674-5019 or 674-5215.Brown family will host 25th reunion Feb. 12, SettlementThe Panhandle Pioneer Settlement will be having their annual Rummage Sale on March 5th, 8th, 10th, 11th, & 12th, 2011, we are asking for your slightly used and unwanted items. We will be taking donations until Wednesday March 2. Call the office between 8-2 at 850-674-2777 to schedule your drop off or pick up of the items you would like to donate.Settlement seeks items for annual rummage sale SUBSCRIBE TODAY!Call 674-5041


The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 6 6 We’ve Got Tires for All Seasons...  TRUCKS  CARS  HEAVY EQUIPMENT See Us For Professional  Wheel Balancing  Oil Changes & More Hw. 20 West, Blountstown, FL 850-674-8784 MV#5496 Stoutamire Insurance, Inc. 16783 SE Pear St., Blountstown, FL Phone 674-5974  Fax 674-8307 COUNTRY LUNCH SERVED DAILY, 10:30 A.M. UNTIL 2:30 P.M. Hwy. 20, Bristol  643-2264 RESTAURANT The DINE IN with tea & salad . . . . . TO GO drink not included . . . . with salad . . . . . . . . . . $ 7 99 $ 7 99 $ 8 99 + Tax + Tax + Tax 12” Chocolate Chip Cookie Plain $12.50  with nuts or decorated $15 WHOLE CAKES & PIES AVAILABLE 850-674-5799 or 850-234-6369 w w w w w w . t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t tThe Blountstown High School Baseball and Softball teams would like to invite all alumni who would be interested in playing in either event to join us on February 12 for the games. This is a fundraiser for both teams. For more information, contact Emory Horne for baseball and Bruce Hubbs for softball at Blountstown High School, ph. 674-5724. Anyone interested please register by February 1, 2011. The Blountstown Youth Baseball and Softball league will be holding final registration on Saturday, February 5th, from 9am CST to 12pm CST at the BHS gymnasium. The registration fee is $60. Bring a COPY OF YOUR CHILDS BIRTH CERTIFICATE to registration – please don’t bring the original – we require a copy to keep. When registering, please know the size uniform your child will need. These will be the only 3 dates we will be doing registration. We are looking forward to a great year of baseball and softball!!Baseball season is officially underway! The Blountstown Middle School Tigers have been putting the bats in motion over the past couple weeks. At left, Tripp Taylor winds up for the pitch in a recent game against Tolar School of Bristol. Above, Chasen "Chi Chi" Roulhac tags out a Tolar runner at third. Hats off to these young Tigers on a great season start!PHOTOS BY KATHY S. JOHNSONSaturday is final day for youth ball signup BHS alumni games set for Feb. 12Wildcats to host senior night Feb. 3The Altha Wildcat basketball team will host senior night on Thursday, Feb. 3. The Cats will be playing Tallavana with J.V. at 4:30 and varsity at 6. This will be the last home game of the regular season. Altha will be on the road Friday to take on Poplar Springs. Game time is 6 p.m. for J.V. and varsity at 7:30. Altha will host the first round of the district tournament Monday, Feb. 7. The game against R.F. Munroe will begin at 6 p.m. Come out and cheer on the Wildcats! SUBSCRIBE TODAY!Call 674-5041We have a baby female Spaniel mix named Midnight available for adoption at the Partners for Pets shelter. It is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m., and on Saturday, 8:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m., and is located at 4011 Maintenance Dr., in Marianna. You may call 482-4570 for more information, or you may visit www.partnersforpets.petfin der.com There will be an Open House at the shelter on Saturday, February 12, from 10:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. You can see the facilities, meet the pets, and have some refreshments. Hope to see you there! P P e e t t o o f f t t h h e e W W e e e e k k E EM M A A I I L LY YO O U U R RN NE E W W S ST TO O: : n n e e w w s s @ @ t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t tD DE E A A D D L L I I N N E EM MO O N N D D A A Y YN NO O O O N NBHS edged by Sneads; host LCHS ThursdayFans turned out and packed the gym at Sneads Friday night when the Tigers headed to Pirate Country. BHS fought hard in this nail biter of a game, but the Tigers were edged, 42-41. At left, Paul Mosley battles a Pirate at the net. The Tigers will host the Liberty County Bulldogs Thursday, Feb. 4 with game time at 6 p.m. for J.V., followed by varsity at 7:30. They will be on the road to Bonifay Monday for the first round of the district tournament. Go, Tigers! PHOTO BY KATHY S. JOHNSONTime to hit the diamond Baseball season underway


Junior varsity awards went to (from left) Jay Williams (Defensive Lineman Award), Bryan Middlebrooks (Most Improved Offensive Player), Ryan Hathcox (Most Improved Defensive Player), and C.J. Hiers (Offensive Lineman Award).The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service established Feb. 56 as Youth Waterfowl Hunting Days. These select days are a great opportunity to get young people outdoors and to introduce them to the excitement of waterfowl hunting. The statewide, two-day season allows children younger than 16 years old – with adult supervision – to hunt waterfowl, coots and common moorhens. Supervisors (18 years or older) must be present and may assist young hunters, but state regulations prohibit the supervisors from hunting. Hunters younger than 16 years of age do not need licenses, permits or federal duck stamps. All regulations and bag limits for hunting waterfowl apply to this two-day season. Hunting regulations are available online at MyFWC.com/Hunting or in the FWC’s waterfowl and coot seasons brochure, available at county tax collectors’ offices.The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 7 7 AUTO SALES, INC. 19984 Central Ave. W  In Front of Alco RIVERTOWN Bring this ad and come see us on Central Ave. in front of Alco Was $14,200 ‘10 Chevy Impala.......$12,900 Was $8,995 ‘07 PT Cruiser..............$7,500 Was $11,500 ‘09 Dodge Avenger.....$10,900 Was $12,900 ‘08 Hyundai Tucson....$11,500 Was $11,500 ‘09 Mitz Galant....$10,900 Check out all of our great deals at www.rivertownautosales.com Tiger athletes honoredThe 2010 BHS Tiger football players were honored during an athletic banquet held Monday at the W.T. Neal Civic Center. Pictured above are award winners (from left) P.J. Buggs (Michael Guilford Heart & Soul Award), Alexander Garrett (Fernando Jackson Memorial Award), Chris Byrne (Weightroom Warrior), Patrick Wilson (Coach's Award), Patrick Pitts (Roy Burnsed Memorial Award), and Anthony Williams (Scott Pybus Memorial Award). Let Calhoun Liberty Hospital Help You QUIT SMOKING Next Class Starts Tuesday, February 15 4:30 P.M.  Hospital Cafeteria Call to Pre-Register Wanda Armstrong at 674-5411 Ext. 240 or Brigitta Nuccio at 482-6500 Cal houn Lib ert y Ho s pi tal 20370 N E Bu r n s Av e B l oun tst own, FL Stop Smoking N o w 17324 Main St. N., Blountstown, FL 6744557 We Can Make Your Valentine Shopping Easy! Jewelry Mugs Plush Animals Beautiful Cards Great Assortment of Valentine's Candy Representing BHS on the FACA All-Senior Team were (from left) Byron Hall (offensive lineman), Brandon Smith (defensive back), and Corey McClellan (offensive lineman.) Varsity awards went to (from left) Byron Hall (Tiger Award), Chaz Fain (Offensive Scout Team Award), and Hunter Jordan (Rookie Award). Not pictured is Thomas Terry (Defensive Scout Team Award). Varsity awards went to (from left) Jawon Mosley (best offensive back), Dowling Lee (best defensive lineman), and Paul Mosley (best defensive back). Varsity awards went to (from left) Corey McClellan (Hog Award/best offensive lineman), Marquel Thomas (Most Improved Player), and P.J. Buggs (Scholar Award). Junior varsity awards went to (from left) Jesse Hall (Defensive Player Award), Hunter Jordan (Offensive Player Award), and Tanner Peacock (Coach's Award). Tigers on the FACA All-district team were (from left) Frankie Murrell (defensive lineman), Alexander Garrett (linebacker), Paul Mosley (defensive back), P.J. Buggs (quarterback), Dowling Lee (defensive lineman), & Jawon Mosley (running back).Youth Waterfowl Hunting Days set for February 5-6The Jackson County Master Gardeners will be presenting a workshop on Saturday February 12. Learn how to attract Martins, Wrens, and Bluebirds to your yard using gourds for houses. You will learn cleaning methods, whether to paint or not, best way to hang the gourds and more. Registration: 9:30am Class 10:00am – 12:00pm Lunch 12:00pm – 12:30pm 12:30pm Purchase & prepare gourds (holes drilled free) The workshop will be held at the Jackson County Extension Office North Entrance, Room B, 2741 Penn Ave. Marianna. Cost: $15.00 per person – light lunch included. Gourds available for purchase. For early registration or information call the Extension office, 850-4829620. Please pre-register, class space is limited.Master Gardeners host bird workshop G G o o t t N N e e w w s s ? ?E E m m a a i i l l u u s s !n n e e w w s s @ @ t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t t S S E E A A S S O O N N H H I I G G H H L L I I G G H H T T D D V V D D S S !G G e e t t o o v v e e r r 2 2 6 6 5 5 p p h h o o t t o o s s f f r r o o m m t t h h e e s s e e a a s s o o n n s s e e t t t t o o m m u u s s i i c c . $ $ 1 1 0 0 e e a a c c h h . S S t t o o p p b b y y T T h h e e C C o o u u n n t t y y R R e e c c o o r r d d o o r r e e m m a a i i l l n n e e w w s s @ @ tt h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t t


100th Day of School Wednesday, January 26, was the 100th day of school at B.E.S. Pre-K and Kindergarten classes celebrated by wearing hats to lunch. First grade made projects that were made with 100 items. Celebrate Literacy Week B.E.S. is participating in "Celebrate Literacy Week" this week. The theme of this week is "Champions Read, Readers Lead"! High School Champion students from varsity athletic teams, culinary arts, and FFA teams came to B.E.S. on Wednesday and Thursday and read 2 books to all the classes. FCCLA District Competition FCCLA has been busy with their District Competition. The first round of competition started last Tuesday, January 25th, in Altha. Jake Brown placed 1st in the Talent Category where he performed a song that he wrote on his guitar. Cassius Jackson placed 1st in the Career Investigation Category where he presented a portfolio and an oral presentation. On January 27th, FCCLA District Competition continued in Marianna. The FCCLA culinary team consisting of Devan Rouhlac and Caitlyn Stewart brought home a silver medal and 1st place. All four students will compete at the state level in Orlando on April 27. FCCLA will finish District Competition on February 15th in Bethlehem. Mrs. Nancy Mears, FCCLA sponsor, will accompany the remaining members to this meeting where they will compete in three categories: Hospitality, Interior Design, and Entrepreneurship SWAT Guest Speaker On January 14th, SWAT sponsored an assembly that was hosted by Dr. Victor DeNoble. He discussed his life experience working with the tobacco companies in 1980, trying to find a replacement drug for nicotine. While conducting his studies, he came across the fact that nicotine actually changes the brain’s structure. After doing numerous studies on his rats to see why this changed the brain, he found that nicotine is the same as heroine. You get addicted and you will not want to quit. Dr. DeNoble was brave enough to do what many people couldn’t. He stood up to the tobacco companies. He fought to make the tobacco companies tell the whole world that what was in their cigarettes would slowly kill them. When the Tobacco companies went before congress so did Dr. Victor but only after a top secret phone call from President Bill Clinton. After the congressmen realized that the Nicotine was killing them the tobacco companies were forced to tell everyone the truth. By the end of his presentation the BHS audience was in awe of such a brave and daring individual. Everyone who attended the assembly truly enjoyed it and can not wait for Dr. Victor DeNoble to come back. A+ Certification Congratulations to Cody Baldwin and Matt McGraw for achieving their CompTIA A+ essentials certifications on January 20, 2011 in the Chipola Dual Enrollment Networking Services Technology Program. CompTIA A+ Essentials measures the necessary competencies of an entry-level IT professional. It tests for technical understanding of computer technology, networking and security, as well as the communication skills and professionalism now required of all entry-level IT professionals. Mrs. Debra Perdue has been teaching this dual enrollment college class for 4 years with this year being the most successful with 6 students passing the first of two exams required to earn the A+ Certification. Several other students in Mrs. Perdue’s dual enrollment class will also complete their course work and text before long. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to earn industry certification while still in high school. Sophomore News Herff Jones will be in the Media Center, Thursday, February 3rd, from 12:003:00 to take class ring orders from the sophomores. An $80 deposit is required at the time of ordering. French Club News BHS French Club is selling Valentine Goody Bags to raise money to go to state competition. The Goody Bags are $5 each and include a soda, gum, candy and a Valentine. We will deliver to Blountstown Elementary School and to BHS students on Valentine's Day. Order from Mrs. Dana Ayers or from a French Club member. Leave a message at 674-5724 and your call will be returned. Orders must be received by Thursday, February 10. Calendar of Events Wednesday, Feb. 2nd, After-School Tutoring, 3:00-4:00 Thursday, Feb. 4th, Herff Jones for ring orders; Boys Basketball, Home against Liberty County @ 6:00/7:30 Friday, Feb. 5th, Softball Pre-Season Classic at Arnold @ 4:00, Varsity only Saturday, Feb. 6th, Softball Pre-Season Classic at Arnold @ 10:00 a.m., Varsity only Monday, Feb. 7th, Boys Basketball, Away at Bonifay, District Tournament; After-School Tutoring, 3:00-4:00 Wednesday, Feb. 9th, After-School Tutoring, 3:00-4:00The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, Page 8 BlountstownHigh School News BlountstownElementary School News SWAT members Desiree Roney, Scott Dunn, David Benditt, Renee Basquez, Tommy Futch, Hunter Jordan, and Junicia Baker are shown with Dr. DeNoble who spoke to students about his experience working with tobacco companies.FCCLA members win big at district; Baldwin, McGraw earn certification Jake Brown won first place in the talent category and Cassius Jackson captured first place in the career investigation division. FCCLA sponsor, Mrs. Nancy Mears, is shown with culinary students, Devan Rouhlac and Caitlyn Stewart who captured a silver medal and first place win at district competition. Cody Baldwin (left)and Matt McGraw have achieved their CompTIA A+ essentials certifications in the Chipola Dual Enrollment Networking Services Technology Program. BES marks 100th day of school; literacy celebrated Altha School News SUBSCRIBE TODAY!Dessert Concert By: Brittney Pate Mark your calendars -On Thursday, February 10th, at 6 pm at the Altha Church of God Fellowship Hall we invite everyone to come and enjoy some very good sweets and some wonderful entertainment. It will be hosted by the Altha School Culinary Arts students and also the Altha School Chorus. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased from any chorus or culinary student. Tickets are also available at The Diamond Corner in Blountstown. For more information call Altha School at 850-762-3121. Enter To Win By: Devin Ferrell The Administration of Altha School is holding a drawing contest open to all current Altha students and Altha Alumni, to create the artwork for an arched gate entrance for our school. If you are chosen as the winner of the contest your drawing will be the theme and design that will be constructed for the gate, and your name will be placed on it in recognition of the design Deadline for the contest is March 11th. Please turn all drawings into Mrs. Ladona Kelley. Scientists in the Making By: Kristen Majeske This year the fifth grade science teacher, Mrs. Pam Detweiler, and high school science teacher, Mr. Kevin Hand, have been paired together to give the fifth graders a wonderful handson learning experience. Mr. Hand visits Mrs. Detweiler’s classroom everyday and together they teach a science lesson which is followed up with an experiment. According to Levi Baggett, from the fifth grade class, the ‘sodium experiment’ was the class’ favorite experiment. They placed sodium in water and watched it catch on fire. Mrs. Stephanie Brogden, the assistant principal, says, “This is a great experience for our fifth graders to have two very talented teachers in the class who work well together to meet the needs of all the students. Mr. Hand is able to bring his knowledge of scientific experiments for the younger students to enjoy together with Mrs. Detweiler’s knowledge of the 5th grade science standards. It makes them a dynamic duo.”Culinary students are shown with Mrs. Granger at last year's dessert concert. Teacher Pam Detweiler assists a student with a science experiment.Dessert concert is set for Feb. 10; design the gate art contest beginsSee ALTHA NEWS page 9


The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 9 9 NOTICE OF INTENT TO USE UNIFORM METHOD OF COLLECTING NON-AD VALOREM ASSESSMENTS AND NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FOR CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA Calhoun County, Florida (the “County”) hereby provides notice, pursuant to section 197.3632(3)(a), Florida Statutes, of its intent to use the uniform method of collecting non-ad valorem special assessments within the unincorporated areas of the County for the cost of providing solid waste services commencing for the Fiscal Year beginning on October 1, 2011 and continuing until discontinued by the County. The County will consider the adoption of a resolution electing to use the uniform method of collecting such assessments authorized by section 197.3632, Florida Statutes, at a public hearing to be held at 5:00 p.m. on February 22, 2011 in the Calhoun County Commission Meeting Room, 20816 Central Avenue E, Blountstown, Florida. Such resolution will state the need for the levy and will contain a legal description of the boundaries of thereal property subject to the levy. Copies of the proposed form of resolution, which contains the legal description of the real property subject to the levy, are on file at the County Administrator’s Office, 20859 Central Avenue E, Room G-40, Blountstown, Florida. All interested persons are invited to attend. In the event any person decides to appeal any decision by the County with respect to any matter relating to the consideration of the resolution at the above-referenced public hearing, a record of theproceeding may be needed and in such an event, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the public hearing is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence on which the appeal is to be based. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in this proceeding should contact the County Administrator’s Assistant at (850) 674-8075 at least two days prior to the date of the hearing. DATED this ____ day of ___________, 2011. By Order of: _________________________________ CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA Jan. 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 2011 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE COUNTY CALHOUN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN EVALUATION AND APPRAISAL REPORT PROPOSED AMENDMENTS Pursuant to Chapter Sections 163.3181 and 163.3191, of the Florida Statutes, and Chapter Rules 9J-5.004 and 9J-5.0053, of the Florida Administrative Code, all Florida communities are required to periodically review and update their local government comprehensive plans and evaluate how effective they are in meeting the state and local government goals and objectives. The Calhoun County Comprehensive Plan covers all of the area depicted in the following map: The Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners, acting as the Local Planning Agency, is scheduled to hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 15, 2011, at 3:00P.M. CST, in the Commission Meeting Room. The purpose of this public hearing is to allow for the Commission, acting as the Local Planning Agency, to receive public comments, suggestions and concerns regarding the existing comprehensive plan and the proposed updates to the plan, and to take action to recommend proposed changes to the Calhoun County Comprehensive Plan, for inclusion in the County Evaluation and Appraisal Report Proposed Amendments to the Plan. All interested parties are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing. If you have any questions, or wish to review the draft proposals, please contact the Clerk’s Office at (850) 674-4545. The Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners, is scheduled to hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 15, 2011, at 5:00P.M. CST, in the Commission Meeting Room. The purpose of this hearing is to review and take public comment regarding the Planning Agency recommendations and to consider the transmittal of the CALHOUN COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN EVALUATION AND APPRAISAL REPORT AMENDMENTS, to the Department of Community Affairs. February 2, 9, 2011 Carr School News PANTHER PULSE ...news from Hosford School Hosford School Celebrates Literacy WeekHosford School kicked off Literacy Week with a theme of "Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader!" On Monday January 24th, leaders of our community came to read to students in PreK-2nd grade. Marie Goodman (Tax Collector), Buddy Money (LCSO), Judge Ken Hosford, Marcia Woods (Supervisor of Elections), and Kyle Peddie (School Board Member) were on hand to help us celebrate the love of reading! On Tuesday our school participated in the Just Read! Florida Center's Million Minute Marathon and our school read over 4000 minutes! On Wednesday, LCHS leaders Sydney Sanders, Kelsey McDaniel, Arminda Spikes, and Kristen Whitfield visited and read to students 3rd-5th. We ended the week with a bang by allowing all students to choose 2 free books to take home. Hosford School would like to give a big thank you to everyone who helped make this week a success!Carr FFAteams win at districtCarr FFA attended the District CDE Competition in Sneads on Thursday, January 20. The Opening and Closing Ceremonies team won first place. The Parliamentary Procedure team also won first place and both teams will be competing at the state convention in June. Opening and Closing Ceremonies team members include (above, from left) J.P. Leonard, Emily Sewell, Cierra Brown, Allie Dawsey, Sarah McCausland, Jessie West, and Savannah Taylor. Parliamentary Procedure team members are (below, from left) Allie Dawsey, Sarah McCausland, J.P. Leonard, Rachel Williams, Jessie West, and Savannah Taylor. Congratulations and good luck to these students. Carr FFA would also like to thank Altha FFA for hosting the SubDistrict Contest in December and the Altha Curch of God for providing the facility. Calendar Thursday, February 3rd 10th grade TRIO Trip GCCC, 8 AM; Cat’s Cuisine; JV/V Basketball vs. Tallavana @ 4:30/6 pm “Senior Night” Friday February 4th PreSeason Classic Varsity Softball @ Arnold, 6 pm; JV/V Basketball @ Poplar Springs 6/7:30 pm Monday February 7th Kindell Lanes – Level 5 Trip; District Basketball Tournaments; Middle School Baseball @ Franklin County, 3:30 pm; Middle School Softball @ Franklin County 3:30 pm Tuesday February 8th Teacher/Employee of the Year Luncheon 12 pm; Middle School Softball vs. Tolar 3:30 pm; Middle School Baseball vs. Tolar 4 pmAltha News continued G G o o t t N N e e w w s s ? ? E E m m a a i i l l u u s s !n n e e w w s s @ @ t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t tWould you like to earn your GED, learn how to create a budget, discover what career you would like to pursue how to navigate a computer? Then visit your local library and work toward one or more of these accomplishments. Would you be willing to offer time to assist these adult learners with their goals? Come to the library and take online training courses to become a trained tutor. If you’re interested, there is an upcoming Tutor Workshop to be held in February. Registration is required. Education is the foremost route to everything needed to be done on a daily basis. With online tutorials or individual study, the library can offer help. Whether you are wanting to better your reading and writing skills or need to know what to study in order to succeed on the GED test. The library offers one-on-one help upon request. If you need to discover what career would be best for you to aim toward, you need to learn how to keep track of what you earn and where you spend it, or you can’t seem to grasp how to work a computer, the library has online websites for Career Development, Financial Literacy and Technology Tutorials. Individual assistance is available upon request. For further information, please call Altha Library Branch Manager Lavaine Williams or Darlene Earhart, AmeriCorps *Vista at 762-8280. For the Blountstown Library, please call Rachel McCoy at 674-8773.Help adults prepare for GED test; volunteers needed at local library


The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 1 1 0 0 BUSINESS DIRECTORY BUSINESS DIRECTORY BUSINESS DIRECTORY FOR SPECIAL RATES ON THESE SPACES CALL 674-5041 Heating, Air Conditioning & Insulation Serving This Area For 31 Years Full Time Office and Sales Department 20567 NW Depot Avenue BLOUNTSTOWN, FL W W W H H H A A A L L L E E E Y Y Y850-674-4777 Lic.#RM0044558 Well Drilling Mike Purvis, Owner LICENSED DRILLERS SALES & REPAIRS 674-8942 CAPPS AND REFRIGERATION Sales and Service of All Types Heating & A/C Units, Ice Machines & Cold Storage HWY. 20 WEST -BLOUNTSTOWN, FLA............. 674-8538 George White, Owner/Operator CERTIFIED MECHANICAL CONTRACTOR CMC1249448 € #ER0002898 € #MV-21777 GOODMAN MANITOWOC Ice Machines HOSHIZAKI Ice Machines SERVING THIS AREA SINCE 1962 WHITE'S AIR CONDITIONING, INC "No Job Too Big or Small" CONCRETE WORK LANDSCAPING PRESSURE CLEANING CERAMIC TILE SEAMLESS GUTTERS PAINTING SCREEN ENCLOSURES 850-674-8092 Cell: 573-0616 Williams Home ImprovementsServing Calhoun County Since 1990 NO MONEY UP FRONT PAY UPON COMPLETION HONEST DEPENDABLE FREE ESTIMATES Res. Contractor Lic. #RR282811560  Roofing Contractor Lic. #29027247 W W E E ' V V E E G G O O T T Y Y O O U U C C O O V V E E R R E E D D ! 850-674-8092 Cell: 573-0616Williams Home Improvements NO MONEY UP FRONT PAY UPON COMPLETION HONEST DEPENDABLE FREE ESTIMATES ROOFINGPROFESSIONALS Res. Contractor Lic. #RR282811560  Roofing Contractor Lic. #29027247 ACME APPLIANCE REPAIR Reasonable Rates/Friendly Service Warranty Service On GE € Hotpoint € Fridgidaire € Whirlpool € Maytag 850-639-2225 Office 850-348-0351 Alltel Cell www.acmeappliancerepair.com McPherson Pest Control Howard Boyd, Sales & Service 7979 Shady Grove Road, Grand Ridge, FL 32424 Cell: 850-447-1507 Home: 850-237-1338 mcpherson@wfca.net Auto Sales, Inc. 19984 Central Ave. West, Blountstown, FL 850-237-2424 Cell 850-899-0979 Fax 850-237-2433 James and Sherry Grover Portable Buidings Carolina Carports Kitchen Rehab Remodel, Refinish, Repairs Countertop, Home Repairs, Doors & Windows Jo hn S t orm ant 850-532-2776 C e ll 850-271-8601 Hom e F r ee Es ti m ate s & A n sw e r s Parrish Appliance CALL (850)447-2454 Providing quality, non-warranty repairs to the Calhoun County & Bristol areas. Most major brands serviced Over 10 Years of Trusted Local Service! Owners: Kevin & Liz Parrish parrishapplicance@yahoo.com Bailey Associated Svc., Inc. Water Well Pump Repair Service and Lawn Maintenance & Welding Fabricating Plumbing  Gutter Cleaning Pressure Washing H: 762-5578  C: 447-2724 B B R R A A G G S S H H O O P P Happy 5th Birthday! Rylan James Roddenberry celebrated his 5th birthday on January 26. Rylan is the son of Ryan & Aleah Roddenberry of Bristol. Rylan's grandparents are James R. & Michele S. Manning of Hosford, Sherry & Mark Davis and Tommy & Janet Roddenberry of Bristol. Rylan celebrated his birthday with a party at "Tallahassee Taekwondo." Rylan enjoys hunting with his dad, taking Taekwondo lessons and playing the Wii with his family. Happy 1st Birthday! James Kristian McClellan turned one year old on January 10. He celebrated his birthday with family and friends with a monkey themed party. His is the son of Kyle and Erin McClellan of Pensacola and the grandson of Michael and Janet Butler of Pensacola and Glen and Danita McClellan of Blountstown. James loves to play with his toys and ride in his wagon. We love you, Jimbo! w w w w w w . t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t tSegers Thank you all who sent us sympathy cards, flowers, food and offered kind words of support following the recent loss of our son Zachary. We have been showered with support from friends, family and also many of Zack’s friends, which has been a true blessing to us as we are learning to cope with Zack’s loss. We are both humbled and profoundly grateful to live in this loving, caring and giving community that we call home. Monica and Shannon Segers* *Smith We, the family of Hazel Smith, wish to thank each and everyone who was there for us during the recent illness and death of our Mother and Grannie. Thanks to our many friends for the prayers, phone calls, visits, cards, flowers, memorial contributions, food and all other gestures of sympathy. Everything was appreciated more than words can adequately express. It is heartwarming to live in a community of such thoughtful, caring people. A special thank you to the Calhoun County EMS crew who came to the house to pick her up, Dr. Clifford Bristol and staff, Dr. Hart in the E.R. at Calhoun-Liberty Hospital, Phillip Hill and staff at the hospital, Sheriff David Tatum and Roman Wood at the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office for their services and our church family from Traveler’s Rest Freewill Baptist Church. And lastly, a huge thank you to the wonderful nursing staff at CalhounLiberty Hospital. Your love and care for our mother made her last days more pleasant. Also, thank you for putting up with the family for being there around the clock! God bless you all. The Family of Hazel Smith M M e e s s s s a a g g e e o o f f T T h h a a n n k k s sMears We would like to take this time to thank the fire fighters from the Westside VFD, Blountstown Fire Department, Nettle Ridge Fire Department, and any other volunteers that were involved with putting out the fire at my shop Mears Auto Repair. Also local law enforcement. Because of the the quick response and volume of fire departments my shop would have been a total loss. I would also like to thank Kris Johnson, Keith Johnson, Jordie Johnson, Tim Peavy, Travis McCardle, Brandon McCardle for their friendship, time and labor. They helped clean up the mess in the shop. Big thanks to Doug Foxworth who was so kind as to let me use his forklift for days, it was a big help. Thanks to Tim Smith for his contribution. If I have left anyone out thank you. I want you all to know it is and has been very much appreciated. Last but certainly not least thank you to the person who called the fire department. The Clinton Mears family M M e e s s s s a a g g e e s s o o f f T T h h a a n n k k s sThe Miss Calhoun County/Miss Blountstown Pageant will be held in the Blountstown High School auditorium on Saturday, Feb. 26, at 2 pm. Age divisions include: Tiny 4-6, Little 7-8 (as of Nov. 1, 2011), Young 9-10, Junior 11-12, Teen 13-16 (as of Nov. 1, 2011), Miss 17-24 (as of Nov. 1, 2011) Entry fee is $50 unless contestant wants to also enter the Calhoun/Liberty Relay Pageant which is the same day at 6 p.m. If so, the entry fee is $85 for both. The Miss Calhoun/ Liberty Relay Pageant will be held at BHS Saturday, Feb. 26, at 6 pm. Age divisions are the same as other pageant, plus baby 0-23 months, toddler 2-3, and Mrs. 19-30 (married). Entry fee is $50 unless contestant also enters the Miss Calhoun County/Blountstown Pageant then the entry fee is $85 for both. This option is only available for Calhoun County residents. All proceeds will go towards the American Cancer Society Relay For Life. Forms are available at Head to Toe Salon and will be available at all area schools by this Friday.Miss Calhoun Co. and Blountstown pageants set for Saturday, Feb. 26 E EM M A A I I L LY YO O U U R RN NE E W W S ST TO O: : n n e e w w s s @ @ t t h h e e c c o o u u n n t t y y r r e e c c o o r r d d . n n e e t tD DE E A A D D L L I I N N E EM MO O N N D D A A Y YN NO O O O N N


The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 1 1 1 1 Parthenon of Blountstown Team Player of the Year Parthenon H ealth c are of Blountstown named D ee S ummerl i n as 2010 Team Player of the Year Since September 1994, Summerlin has been working as a Assistant Director of Food Service and is responsible for food prepared in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations, assuring that quality food service is provided at all times. When asked how her work experience has been, Ms. Summerlin said, “Amazing.” Congratulations! Dee Summerlin Parthenon of Blountstown Team Player of the Month Parthenon Healthcare of Blountstown named Tori Hathaway as January Team Player of the Month Since July 2010, Hathaway has worked as a C.N.A. She is responsible for providing residents with routine daily nursing care and services. When asked how her work experience has been, Hathaway said, “It’s been wonderful, I enjoy working here”. Tori Hathaway Congratulations!washed away in rain, and to allow air to circulate around the seeds keeping them dry. Both hopper and platform feeders tend to be used by many species of birds. Tube feeders are used by small, perching birds like goldfinches. Suet feeders, which contain rendered fat, attract woodpeckers as well as bluebirds, nuthatches, and wrens. Thistle feeders are specifically designed to hold thistle seeds and tend to attract finches. Nectar feeders are unique in providing nectar substitutes for hummingbirds and orioles. If you'd like to attract orioles, thrashers, and bluebirds, put out fruit using fruit feeders. The type of food you stock your feeder with plays a role in which birds you attract. Bags of mixed seeds often contain a lot of unwanted food. Birds can empty your feeder trying to get to their favorite food, which for most seems to be black oil sunflower. Try putting one type of seed in different feeders and see which birds you attract. Keep the feeders stocked with fresh dry seed. Remove moldy seed from feeders and clean them regularly; it is a good idea to clean and let a feeder dry out at least once a month, depending on how much use it gets. Don't use birdseed coated with a red or pink dye. This is a type of fungicide that can kill wild birds. If you store your birdseed outside, it is best to keep it in a securely closed metal container, as squirrels can chew through plastic containers. Happy birding! The Calhoun County Extension Service is part of the statewide Extension Service of the University of Florida. Call us at 6748323, visit us at 20816 Central Ave East, Blountstown, or visit our website at http://calhoun .ifas.ufl.edu/. Extension News continuedLegal NoticeA C C E P T I N G S E A L E D B I D S THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF CALHOUN COUNTY WILL BE ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS FOR THE FOLLOWING : R E S I D E N T I A L W A T E R W E L L UNTIL 12:00 P.M.ON TUESDAY FEBRUARY 15, 2011 BIDS WILL BE OPENED ON FEBRUARY 15, 2011 AT 5:00 P.M.OR AS SOON THEREAFTER AS IS PRACTICAL. INFORMATION MAY BE PICKED UP IN THE “SHIP”OFFICE OR THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT.FOR MORE INFORMATION YOU MAY CALL DAN CLEMONS AT 674-2571 THE BOARD RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ACCEPT OR REJECT ANY OR ALL BIDS.Legal NoticeB I D N O T I C E S T A T E H O U S I N G I N I T A I T I V E S “ S H I P P R O G R A M ” The Calhoun Board of County Commissioners will accept sealed bids on behalf of its State Housing Initiatives Partnership “SHIP”Program for the rehab of houses until 12:00 p.m.local time on Tuesday, February 15, 2011.Bids may be delivered to the Clerk’s Office in the Calhoun County Courthouse, Blountstown, Florida 32424.Bids must arrive before deadline.Bids will be opened at 5:00 p.m.or as soon afterwards as possible.Bids must be sealed in an envelope marked “sealed bid for ship rehab”and identified by the name of the firm, and the date and time of the bid opening. A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on Thursday, February 3, 2011, at 9:00 a.m.local time in room 117 in the Calhoun County Building Department located on the 1st floor of the Calhoun County Courthouse.Bid sheets and specifications will be available at the meeting.It is the responsibility of the contractor to purchase all permits deemed necessary. Bidders must provide proof of general liability and workman’s compensation insurance in the bid package.The insurance must be in force at the time of the bid opening.As an alternative to providing workman’s compensation insurance, the prospective bidder shall provide proof of worker’s compensation exemption.Any person claiming to be exempt shall be subject to an on-the-job inspection for proof of exemption and license of all workers on job site. Minority contractors are encouraged to participate.Calhoun County is an equal opportunity jurisdiction.The Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informality.The signing of the contract is contingent upon the approval of and/or release of funds by the Florida housing finance agency. Effective April 22, 2010 any contractor performing renovation, repair or painting on any pre 1978 built home will be required to be a certified firm and employ at least one certified lead renovator. CALHOUN COUNTY IS /AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/FAIR HOUSING COUNTY.Legal NoticeA C C E P T I N G S E A L E D B I D S THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF CALHOUN COUNTY WILL BE ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS FOR NEW SEPTIC SYSTEMS ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2011.BIDS MUST BE TURNED IN TO THE CALHOUN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE BY 12:00 P.M.AND WILL BE OPENED AT 5:00 P.M.OR AS SOON THEREAFTER AS IS PRACTICAL. SPECIFICATIONS MAY BE PICKED UP IN THE “SHIP”OFFICE.FOR MORE INFORMATION YOU MAY CALL DAN CLEMONS AT 674-2571or 674-4551 THE BOARD RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ACCEPT OR REJECT ANY OR ALL BIDS. CALHOUN COUNTY IS /AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/FAIR HOUSING COUNTYLegal NoticeA D V E R T I S E M E N T F O R B I D S COUNTY ROAD 274 ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners, hereinafter referred to as the “Owner”, will be receiving Sealed bids, subject to the conditions contained herein, for furnishing all labor, equipment, materials and incidentals necessary for County Road 274 Roadway Improvements as follows: “Construct paved shoulders along County Road 274 from CMP 11.856 to CMP 23.856.Other efforts include clearing and grubbing, and pavement markings.All Work shall be in accordance with the construction drawings, specifications and contract documents.” All bids must be submitted on the Bid Forms furnished by the engineer of record, sealed, marked, and addressed as defined in the Bid Documents.Completed Bids must be received by or before 2:00 PM (CST) on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at the Clerk of Court’s Office, 20859 Central Avenue East, Room 130, Blountstown, FL 32424.Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Board of County Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 5:00 PM (CST) at 20816 Central Avenue East, Blountstown, FL 32424. Bid Documents can be inspected, free of charge, or obtained on a CD in pdf format from the Calhoun County Emergency Management Office, 20859 Central Avenue East, Room G-40, (located in the basement of the Courthouse), Blountstown, FL 32424. A Pre-Bid conference will be held on Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 9:00 AM (CST) at the Calhoun County Emergency Operations Center, 20859 Central Avenue East, Room G-35, Blountstown, FL 32424. The successful bidder MUST demonstrate the ability to perform the work as being “Pre-qualified”by the State of Florida Department of Transportation as required by Section 2 of the Standard Road and Bridge Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction (Latest Edition) as amended.Required, minimum guarantee(s) payable to the Owner are:Cash, Certified Check or Bid Bond at five percent (5%) of the amount of bid;Performance Bond at 100% of the Contract Price;Labor and Materials Bond at 100% of the Contract Price. Any person, affiliate, entity who has been placed on the convicted or discriminatory vendor list may not submit a bid to provide any good or services to a public entity. OWNER reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities in any bid whenever such rejection or waiver is in the best interest of Calhoun County. In accordance with the American Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) disabled persons who because of their disabilities need special accommodation to participate in the proceedings should contact the ADA Coordinator at 20859 Central Avenue East, Room 130, Blountstown, FL 32424 or telephone (850) 674-4545 at least 72 hours prior to such proceedings. This project is federally funded with assistance from the Florida Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration.Legal NoticeI N T H E C I R C U I T C O U R T F O R C A L H O U N C O U N T Y F L O R I D A P R O B A T E D I V I S I O N I n R e : F i l e N o 1 1 0 1 P R E s t a t e o f : J U L I A L O U I S E O ’ B R Y A N D e c e a s e d N O T I C E T O C R E D I T O R S The administration of the Estate of Julia Louise O’Bryan, deceased, whose date of death was November 27, 2010 and whose Social Security Number is 267-52-5937, is pending in the Circuit Court for Calhoun County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 11-01 PR, the address of which is the address of which is Ruth Attaway, Calhoun County Clerk of Court, Attention: Probate Division, 20859 S.E.Central Avenue East, Room 130, Blountstown, Florida 32424.The name and address of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice has been served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER THE TIME OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 26, 2011. Personal Representative: Billy Ray O’Bryan, Jr. 15871 NE Calvin Marvin Road Altha, Florida 32421 Attorney for Personal Representative: s/Frank E.Bondurant FRANK E.BONDURANT Florida Bar No:0520330 BONDURANT AND FUQUA, P.A. 4450 Lafayette Street Post Office Box 1508 Marianna, Florida 32447 (850) 526-2263Legal NoticeN O T I C E O F P O T E N T I A L V O T E R R E G I S T R A T I O N I N E L I G I B I L I T Y Notice is hereby given to the following individuals at their last-known addresses: Timothy Allen Brown, 12403 NW Otter Creek Lane, Clarksville, FL 32430 Scottie P.Reddick, 8391 SE Marysville School Road, Blountstown, FL 32424 Darcia L.Simmons, 16987 NW 20th Street, Blountstown, FL 32424 You are hereby notified that your eligibility to vote is in question.You are required to contact the Supervisor of Elections in Blountstown, Florida, no later than thirty (30) days after the date of this publishing. Failure to respond will result in a determination of ineligibility by the supervisor and your name will be removed from the statewide voter registration system. MARGIE C.LARAMORE CALHOUN COUNTY SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS 20859 CENTRAL AVE.EAST, RM.G-10 BLOUNTSTOWN, FL 32424 PHONE(850) 674-8568Legal NoticeL E E F A R M R O A D H M G P P R O J E C T P R O J E C T # 1 4 1 6 1 N O T I C E T O R E C E I V E S E A L E D B I D S The Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners will receive sealed bids from any qualified person, company or corporation interested in constructing: LEE FARM ROAD HMGP – 1831-07-R LEE FARM ROAD FEMA -1785-DR-FL – PW 01578 REPAIRS Plans and specifications can be obtained at Preble-Rish, Inc., 20684 Central Avenue East, Blountstown, FL 32424, (850) 6743300.The bid must conform to Section 287.133(3) Florida Statutes, on public entity crimes. This project is a new construction roadway paving project which consists of grading, shaping, and compacting limerock, reworking shoulders, placing asphalt, and striping the roadway. All bidders shall be pre-qualified with the Florida Department of Transportation per Section 2-1 of the F.D.O.T.Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, 2010 edition for: HOT PLANT-MIXED BITUM.COURSES FLEXIBLE PAVING. Completion date for these projects will be 120 days from the date of the Notice to Proceed presented to the successful bidder. Liquidated damages for failure to complete the project on the specified date will be set at $200.00 per day. Please indicate on the envelope that this is a sealed bid, the bid number and what the bid is for. Bids will be received until 2:00 p.m.(C.T.), on Tuesday, February 15, 2011, at the Calhoun County Clerk’s Office, Calhoun County Courthouse, 20859 Central Avenue East, Room 130, Blountstown, Florida 32424, and will be opened and read aloud on Tuesday, February 15, 20 11, at 5:00 p.m.(C.T.). Cost for Plans and Specifications will be $50.00 per set and is non-refundable. Checks should be made payable to PREBLE-RISH, INC. The Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to waive informalities in any bid, to accept and/or reject any or all bids, and to accept the bid that in their judgment will be in the best interest of Calhoun County. If you have any questions, please call Matt Carpenter at (850) 643-2771 or HYPERLINK”mailto:carpenterm@preblerish.com” carpenterm@preble-rish.com. ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS-00010Legal NoticeI N T H E F O U R T E E N T H J U D I C I A L C I R C U I T I N A N D F O R C A L H O U N C O U N T Y F L O R I D A C A S E N O 1 0 3 9 1 C A F I R S T C A P I T A L B A N K P l a i n t i f f v s W I L L I A M F H O L L E Y a n d R E G I N A A H O L L E Y D e f e n d a n t s N O T I C E O F S A L E NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated January 24, 2011,, and entered in Civil Action No.10-391-CA of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Calhoun County, Florida, where in the parties were the plaintiff, FIRST CAPITAL BANK, and the defendants, WILLIAM F. HOLLEY and REGINA A.HOLLEY, I will sell to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at 11:00 a.m.(Central Time) on the 24th day of February, 2011 at the front steps door of the Calhoun County Courthouse, Blountstown, Florida, the following-described real property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: Lots 1, 3, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23, Arboles Subdivision recorded in Plat Book 2, Page 3A of the Public Records of the Circuit Court of Calhoun County, Florida. The successful bidder at the sale will be required to place the requisite state documentary stamps on the Certificate of Title. DATED this 25th day of January, 2011. Hon.RUTH ATTAWAY Clerk of the Court Calhoun County, FloridaLegal NoticeI N T H E C I R C U I T C O U R T O F T H E F O U R T E E N T H J U D I C I A L C I R C U I T I N A N D F O R C A L H O U N C O U N T Y F L O R I D A C A S E N O : 2 0 1 0 3 9 2 C A G A R Y A B U N T E N a n d w i f e D E B O R A H J B U N T E N P l a i n t i f f v s R I C K Y J S I M P S O N a n d w i f e K A R E N L S I M P S O N D e f e n d a n t s N O T I C E O F A C T I O N TO:RICKY J.SIMPSON and wife, KAREN L.SIMPSON Address, residence and domicile Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Complaint for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, on Petitioner’s attorney, J.David House, 16865 SE River Street, Blountstown, Florida 32424, on or before February 21, 2011, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Petitioner’s attorney or immediately thereafter;otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition. Witness my hand and seal of this Court on t his 27th day of January, 2011. RUTH W.ATTAWAY CLERK CIRCUIT COURT CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDALegal NoticeI N T H E C I R C U I T C O U R T O F T H E F O U R T E E N T H J U D I C I A L C I R C U I T O F F L O R I D A I N A N D F O R C A L H O U N C O U N T Y C I V I L D I V I S I O N C A S E N O 0 7 2 0 1 0 C A 0 0 0 3 8 8 M I D F I R S T B A N K P l a i n t i f f v s T A M A R A M R A N D A L L P E R S O N A L R E P R E S E N T A T I V E O F R O B E R T R A N D A L L A / K / A R O B E R T A L L E N R A N D A L L D E C E A S E D e t a l D e f e n d a n t s N O T I C E O F A C T I O N TO:BEATRIZ A.RANDALL A/K/A BEATRIZ A.RANDALL CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN LAST KNOWN ADDRESS 11378 NW CR 274 ALTHA FL 32421 You are notified that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Calhoun County, Florida: A PARCEL OF LAND LYING SECTION 25 AND 36, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH, RANGE 10 WEST, CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA BEING DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGIN AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 25, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH, RANGE 10 WEST, CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA AND RUN THENCE NORTH 01 DEGREE 25 MINUTES 46 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 607.07 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY AND SOUTHERLY ALONG A CHAIN LINK FENCE AS FOLLOWS:THENCE SOUTH 81 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 01 SECONDS WEST A DISTANCE OF 250.53 FEET;THENCE SOUTH 68 DEGREES 49 MINUTES 16 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 103.93 FEET, THENCE SOUTH 86 DEGREES 16 MINUTES 26 SECONDS WEST A DISTANCE OF 88.51 FEET;THENCE SOUTH 01 DEGREE 15 MINUTES 57 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 520.80 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY BOUNDARY OF COUNTY ROAD 274 (100 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY) SAID POINT LYING ON A CURVE CONCAVE NORTHERLY;THENCE LEAVING SAID CHAIN LINK FENCE RUN THENCE ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY BOUNDARY AND SAID CURVE WITH A RADIUS OF 11,463.07 FEET THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 01 DEGREE 58 MINUTES 48 SECONDS FOR AN ARC DISTANCE OF 396.12 FEET (THE CHORD OF SAID ARC BEING SOUTH 84 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 28 SECONDS EAST 396.10 FEET);THENCE SOUTH 85 DEGREES 39 MINUTES 50 SECONDS EAST ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY BOUNDARY, A DISTANCE OF 33.07 FEET TO THE EASTERLY BOUNDARY OF SECTION 36, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH, RANGE 10 WEST, CALHOUN COUNTY FLORIDA;THENCE NORTH 03 DEGREES 28 MINUTES 33 SECONDS EAST ALONG SAID EASTERLY BOUNDARY, A DISTANCE OF 33.31 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. commonly known as 11378 NW CR 274, Altha, FL 32421 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Ashley L.Simon of Kass, Shuler, Solomon, Spector, Foyle & Singer, P.A., plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is P.O.Box 800, Tampa, Florida 33601, (813) 229-0900, on or before March 4, 2011, (or 30 days from the first date of publication, whichever is later) and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the Plaintiff’s attorney or immediately thereafter;otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. DATED this January 24, 2011. CLERK OF THE COURT Honorable Ruth W.Attaway 20859 Central Ave., E., Room #130 Blountstown, FL 32424Legal NoticeN O T I C E O F D I S P O S A L M & W SELF STORAGE RENTALS will dispose of contents of the following units on February 11, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.if not paid in full and emptied out.The unit is believed to contain household and/or personal property. Chris Jones, Unit 2 South Heather Peterson, Unit 6 South Rebecca Harold, Units 13 & 14 North Greetings, from the Black History Parade Committee. It is time once again to celebrate another year of fellowship, unity, and community pride. We will be celebrating our African American Heritage the month of February. The annual Black History Parade will be held on Saturday, February 19, beginning at Blountstown High School on Main Street at 10:00a.m. Line up will begin at 9:00a.m. We would love to see many pastors leading the parade, followed by floats, cars, and trucks must be appropriately decorated. At a minimum, entries must have a sign located on the front and sides of the vehicle identifying it’s activity. We would love to see many pastors, churches and other civic and community organizations participate in the parade. If there are further questions, please contact, Pastor G. B. Sheard at 850-6748683, Le’Tonya Reed at 850-272-2482, Marjorie Peterson at 850-674-3449, or the Prayer Chainer’s Mission of God Church at 850-674-5548.Black History Month activities are planned CALHOUN & LIBERTY COUNTYSHERIFF'S LOGC C A A L L H H O O U U N N C C O O U U N N T T Y Y J J a a n n . 2 2 4 4 : : Thaddeus Alston, VOP; Sharlett Spring, manufacture of meth, poss. of listed chemicals, poss. of meth, child abuse; Jeremy Spring, manufacture of meth, poss. of listed chemicals, poss. of meth, child abuse; Eric Norwood, aggravated battery on pregnant victim J J a a n n . 2 2 5 5 : : Keith Burke, failure to appear; Dustin M. Freund, failure to appear; John L. Jeter, VOP J J a a n n . 2 2 7 7 : : Enis Zickey, warrant; Cody Paquette, poss. l/t 20 grams; Charles G. Dunham, DUI J J a a n n . 2 2 8 8 : : Clarence Alvin Todd, felony DUI, DWLSR, refusal to submit; William A. Abbott, trafficking in hydrocodone; Stephen Scott Ayott, DWLSR J J a a n n . 2 2 9 9 : : Elijah A. Kitchen, grand theft auto J J a a n n . 3 3 0 0 : : April Tipton, DUI; Brandon C. Carpenter, affray; Zachery T. Carpenter, affray; William G. Aguiar, Jr., DUI with property damage J J a a n n . 3 3 1 1 : : Juan Antonio Torres, DWLSR, resisting arrest without violence, criminal traffic violation DWLS L L II B B E E R R T T Y Y C C O O U U N N T T Y Y J J a a n n . 2 2 2 2 : : Juanita Webb, battery; Trampus Wayne Johnson, DUI J J a a n n . 2 2 3 3 : : Crystal Jones, no valid drivers license J J a a n n . 2 2 4 4 : : Sharlett Spring, hold for Calhoun J J a a n n . 2 2 6 6 : : Jevaris Gayman, hold for Gadsden Co. J J a a n n . 2 2 9 9 : : Zickey Enis, housing for CCSO J J a a n n . 3 3 0 0 : : April Tipton, housing for CCSOT T h h e e a a b b o o v v e e i i n n d d i i v v i i d d u u a a l l s s w w e e r r e e b b o o o o k k e e d d i i n n t t o o t t h h e e C C a a l l h h o o u u n n o o r r L L i i b b e e r r t t y y C C o o u u n n t t y y J J a a i i l l o o v v e e r r t t h h e e p p a a s s t t w w e e e e k k . A A l l t t h h o o uu g g h h t t h h e e y y h h a a v v e e b b e e e e n n c c h h a a r r g g e e d d w w i i t t h h a a c c r r i i m m e e , t t h h e e y y a a r r e e c c o o n n s s i i d d e e r r e e d d i i n n n n o o c c e e n n t t u u n n t t i i l l p p r r o o v v e e n n g g u u i i l l t t y y . Black History FestivitiesFeb. 12: Miss Black History Beauty Pageant at BHS Auditorium, 2 pm, Contact: Apostle G. B. Sheard, Founder or Le'Tonya Reed, Director, missblackhistorypageant@yahoo.com or 674-3449 Feb. 12: Black History Banquet W. T. Neal Civic Center, 7 pm, Dress: Church Dressy/ Semi Formal, Cost: $10 donation (single), $15 donation (couple), Contact: Apostle G. B. Sheard 674-8683 or Marjorie Peterson 674-3449 Feb. 19: Black History Parade Beginning at the Blountstown High School and ending at the Clay Mary Historical Site, Line up 9 am / Beginning at 10 am Contact: Apostle G. B. Sheard (850) 674-8683, Marjorie Peterson 674-3449, Le'Tonya Reed 674-3449 Feb. 19: Black History Festival Clay Mary Historical Site (River Street), Immediately following the parade (parade ends at this location); Contact: Apostle G. B. Sheard (850) 674-8683, Marjorie Peterson 674-3449, (Vendor Information Available) Feb. 26, Basketball Tournament Blountstown Middle School Gym, 8 am (registration), Contact: Apostle G. B. Sheard (850) 674-8683 or Debra Jones 674-4101


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Back seat folds down, new tires, 43,200 miles.Rita, 209-4500. F O R L E A S E Retail Space for Lease. 4800 sq.ft.across from the Altha School.Retail, Office, Restaurant or many other uses.Includes if desired 2 bedroom, kitchen, full bath also two handicapped 1/2 baths.Contact Brian at 850-762-4592. Two bedroom, two bath mobile home for rent located six miles north of Blountstown on Hwy.69 North.Water, sewer, and grass mowing provided. Deposit required.No pets. Call 674-8888. RV trailers for rent. Furnished water, electricity, lawn service, garbage, mail service, and laundrymat service available.$85.00 $100.00 weekly.Couples or singles only.NO pets.Call 674-4011. 2 bedroom trailers for rent.Garbage service, laundrymat available.Call 674-4011 after 5:00 p.m. 1 & 2 bedroom mobile homes in Blountstown and Bristol.$85 to $145 weekly. Deposit required.All utilities included.NO PETS. Singles or Couples preferred.Also RV for rent. Call Tue.Fri.9 a.m.to 6 p.m.or Sat.9 a.m.12 p.m. Closed Sun.& Mon.6747616 or (850) 214-6203. Home for rent. Blountstown.$1200/month. Deposit, credit and background check required. Contact Ron Wood town & Country Realty, 850-8990333. F O R S A L E Kicker 12”L7 Sub with box;Kicker 750 watt amp, all new, $400.Call 850-4471467. F R E E Free boxwoods and azalea bushes.Come by at 21608 NW Hwy.73, Clarksville or call 674-4039. Free to a good home long haired Dachshund, female. Call 447-1531 or 447-1467. J O B O P E N I N G S PART TIME Merchandiser to service magazines in Blountstown, FL.Call Angela at 678-896-5859 Hiring Locally This Week Liberty National Life Insurance Company Full Training Provided Potential of $60K+ Annually.401K, BCBS Insurance & Pension for those who Qualify Call 1-800-257-5500 to set up an interview. F O R R E N T 72 x 32 doublewide mobile home on 1 acre of land, $60,000.Call 209-5092. R E A L E S T A T E Waterfront property Dead Lakes, Cypress Point Subdivision, Lot #5, 1 acre. Subject to legally recorded restricted covenants.Call 850-229-6284 before 10:15 ET or 850-866-8567.leave message. 3.96 acres, 300 yards MOL from public landing on Apalachicola River in Blountstown.$22,500 OBO. Call 850-674-5026. R E A L E S T A T E Multi family yard sale Saturday, 7:00 a.m.till noon at 18384 NW Bob Guilford Rd, Blountstown.(off of Hwy.71, 1 mile north of Rivertown Church.Look for signs).Adult clothes for men and women, children and teen clothing (mostly girls), lots of toys! Furniture, tools, exercise equipment, odds and ends, something for everyone! W A N T E D Wanted an experienced LPN looking for private duty work.Call 850-674-5026. Wanted old appliances, wire, metal post, old lawn mowers, batteries, tin, tin roofing.Will tear down old trailers, air conditioners, old gas tanks, all scrap metal. Will pickup for no charge on Saturdays and Sundays only.Call 566-9255. S E R V I C E S Michelle’s Errand Business. Call if you need grocery shopping done, medical appointment, housecleaning.674-1620 or 447-2756 The County Record, FEBRUARY 2, 2011, P P a a g g e e 1 1 3 3 Deadline Monday Noon  FAX: 674-5008  Phone: 674-5041  E-mail: classifieds@thecountyrecord.net STUMP GRINDING Reasonable Rates Free Estimates Call Chris Nissley 674-8081 or Cell: 643-8561 ALL TYPESINSURANCEAUTO HOME LIFE PROFESSIONAL SERVICE For A Friendly Quote Call674-5333Vickery-O’BryanINSURANCE603 N. Main St., Blountstown, FL Driver Trainees Needed Now at Werner Enterprises! Earn up to $700 per Week after training. Great Benefits! No Experience needed! 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Year for year related job experieince or any combination of education and related experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree. Computer experience is required. Reliable transportation is necessary. CCSCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply send resume to Calhoun County Senior Citizens Association, Inc., 16859 NE Cayson Street, Blountstown, Florida 32424. Applications may also be picked up at same location. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE! Only qualified applicants need apply. Application/Resume deadline is February 11, 2011 at 4:00 PM. Feb. 2, 9, 2011 CHIPOLA COLLEGE is accepting applications for a COSMETOLOGY TEACHING ASSISTANT Work schedule is full-time for 10 months/year (fall and spring semesters plus a six week summer session). High school diploma or GED; successful completion of an accredited Cosmetology program; current Florida Cosmetology license plus 2 years related experience required. 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