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The Clewston News


Thursday, September 9, 2010


"Committed to Faithfully Serving the Readers of Clewiston and Hendry County"


Vol. 85, Number 62 50 cents


Jose Zaragoza for The Clewiston News
New ER groundbreaking
A nice-sized crowd was in attendance on Tuesday where a new emergency room addition will be built at Hendry Re-
gional. Members of the hospital board and other community leaders helped to kick start the construction project.


Men at work on 100-year-project


Exercise trail project on
dike taken up by Rotary
members
By Jose Jesus Zaragoza
The Clewiston News
Terry Gardner started work on the local
Rotary's 100 Year Anniversary project in the


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Spring, and while it may feel like 100 years
have passed since, he hopes to be finished
soon.
Mr. Gardner is a very animated fellow, and
so when he invites members of the Clewis-
ton Rotary to volunteer with him to get the
work done -- asking them to give up Satur-
day mornings to hammering, constructing
and general tidy work -- they listen.
Week in and week out, local club mem-


bers and residents have been joining Mr.
Gardner out at the Clewiston marina, and
will be doing so until the work gets done.
The project idea came from Pepe Lopez,
who with his son had designed and built a
trail in Clewiston previously, before needing
the land for an altogether different use. The
plans were sound, though, and Mr. Gardner
See Exercise Page 15


Sports
Page 8.


Chase


tops speeds


of 100 mph

Suspect in aggravated
abuse flees, is later
arrested
By Jose Jesus Zaragoza
The Clewiston News
Members of the Seminole Police Depart-
ment made what might have been a wise
choice in opting not to pursue a suspect flee-
ing in a light blue Chrysler 300 last week.
Having trailed the car for a few minutes,
the responding sergeant allowed it to get
away when speeds reached in excess of 100
miles per hour.
When officers got the call at just before
8:30 p.m. on Sept. 5, dispatch was reporting
a possibly intoxicated driver. Law enforce-
ment spotted the car at Josie Billie Highway
(S.R. 833), at which point the car made a
right turn and accelerated away.
"Fearing for the safety of the public, the
pursuit was terminated," wrote Sgt. Lisa
Bennis.
The sergeant would learn later that the
man she had been chasing may have been
involved in an assault earlier that day.
A 17-year-old victim told police that the
man later identified to be Nathan Billie, the
suspected driver who got away, had lightly
struck her vehicle moments before he
jumped across a car to assault her.
When she spoke, the victim's "left eye
was red and swollen and she had several
contusions to her forehead and on the top
of her head and back of neck," according to
the report.
She said the suspect grabbed her around
the neck and choked her. He then threw her
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Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee


September 9, 2010


Weather


Weather Forecast for Hendry County
collected from the National Weather
Service.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms, mainly af-
ter noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near
89. East wind around 8 mph.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
East wind between 5 and 7 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast
wind between 6 and 8 mph.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy, with a low around 77. South
wind around 7 mph.

Saturday: A 40 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind
between 3 and 7 mph.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy, with a high near 89.

Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy, with a low around 77.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy, with a high near 89.


Clewiston Writers' Group
Beginning Sept. 15 the Clewiston Writers'
Group will hold an ongoing weekly series
for writers at the Clewiston Library. Partici-
pants will write new pieces and show their
work every Wednesday evening from 5:30
p.m. to 7:30 p.m. If you have further ques-
tions, please contact Katherine Broughton
at 863-599-1259. This is a free venue open
to the community where writers will get a
chance to exercise, share, support, research,
and grow.
So if you have never written before but
feel you could; always wanted to or secret-
ly hoped; don't know the first thing about
where to start; never got around to it; then
please come check us out. Drop-ins are
welcome.

Back to School Bash
Calvary Baptist Church is having a 'back
to school bash' on Sept. 11. The bash will be
from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
There will be a huge water slide, games,
and food. So put your tee shirts and shorts
on come slide on the water slide. We will
have prize drawings through out the event.
Come join us for a day of family fun. Ev-
eryone is invited. The church is located on
the corner of Davidson and Gratton Rd. For
information please call 983-5060 or 227-
2770

Roadwatch for SR 29
LaBelle Bridge over the Caloosahatchee
River: This rehabilitation project is under-
way and is estimated for completion by the
end of 2010. Crews will be making electri-
cal, mechanical, and structural repairs to the
bascule bridge, as well as painting.
The bridge will be closed for five nights
from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. beginning Sunday,
Sept. 12 through Thursday, Sept. 16 for nec-
essary repairs and upgrades.
The bridge will remain operational and is
not expected to affect marine traffic. Coastal
Marine Construction is the Department's
contractor.

FCA Concert on Bond Street
The Clewiston FCA in conjunction with
'The Call' radio station is excited to be host-
ing a live concert Sept. 17 after the Tiger
football game.
The event will be held on Bond Street


(south end). We will have live music (http://
www.thebrokenmusic.net/), a speaker, and
pizza.
We also need your help ------The bud-
get for the event is $1500 not including the
speaker, which is not secured at this time.
If your compelled to help monetarily, tax
deductible checks can be made out to "FCA
Clewiston Huddle" and mailed to our office.
We will also need volunteers to chaper-
on, help during the alter call, serve food and
drinks, ect.
If you can help please e-mail me or call
(863-228-1722). Please pass this along (fly-
ers coming soon) to others that you think
are interested in our youth and together lets
make this a great event.

Sugar Dolls Classes
The Sugar Dolls Baton and Pam Poms
classes will begin for the fall season. We are
looking forward to a great year. The youth
will march in parades, perform at shows
and go to competitions.
This the twenty third year of Sugar Dolls.
For more information, contact Jackie Tucker,
Director, at 863-983-2298 or Terry Mazzino,
Director, at 863-677-1158. Lessons will begin
Sept. 1 and will be held every Wednesday at
the Youth Center at 4 p.m.

Angelfood Ministries
Orders are now being taken for Septem-
ber's delivery of food. The Clewiston Minis-
terial Association has brought the Angelfood
Ministry program to Clewiston.
This program is open to everyone! Each
month, anyone who desires to purchase a
signature food box worth about $55 $65
for $31 can do so. Each box is designed to
assist in feeding a family of four for a week.
September's options also include a "Just 4
Me" after school box ($24), a steak combo
box ($25), fruit and veggie box ($23), a bit
of blessing family meal box ($21), a boun-
tiful blessing family meal box ($41), 10 lb.
breaded chicken nuggets ($22), and a con-
venience meal box of 10 heat and serve
meals ($28). Menus are available at many
local churches or online at Angelfoodmin-
istries.com. Again, all of these are open for
anyone. Food stamps and credit cards ac-
cepted. Deadline for ordering is Friday, Sept.
17.
Pickup will be Saturday, Sept. 25th at First
United Methodist Church of Clewiston be-


tween 1:30 2:30 p.m. Call Alice Whitt with
questions, to get a menu, or to place an or-
der. 863-983-5269.

End of Summer Bash
Sept. 14 from 5 to 8 p.m., Civic Park
(across from The Clewiston Inn). 10' x 10'
outdoor space, you are responsible for ta-
ble/chairs, tent, etc. Spaces are limited. Set
up begins at 2 p.m.
Vendors needed: food, crafts, etc. Reser-
vation forms required, available at Clewiston
Chamber Office & the Hendry County EDC
Office, 110 Broward Ave, LaBelle. Spon-
sored by the Hendry County EDC, Clewis-
ton Chamber of Commerce and the City of
Clewiston,
For more information called the Clewis-
ton Chamber at 983-7979 or Susan at the
Hendry County EDC, 863-675-6007.

Wednesday Dinners
First United Methodist Church of Clewis-
ton hosts a fellowship dinner every Wednes-
day night at 6 p.m.
The community is welcome! A $5 sug-
gested donation goes to help local minis-
tries. First-time visitors are our guests. Youth
and children eat free.
Kingdom Kids program follows at 6:30
p.m. for children and youth through the 5th
grade. Come and join us! 863-983-5269.

Bass Club
If you're a guy or gal who likes to fish,
help the community and help promote
youth in fishing, we would love to have as a
member. The Clewiston B.A.S.S.
Federation is a bass club whose purpose
is to advocate community service, promote
youth and protect our national environment
through fellowship and camaraderie.
We also accept junior membership up to
16 years of age with a relative who is a club
member.
For more info call Asa at 863-677-0162.

A.A. and NA. meetings
A.A. and N.A. meetings are being held
regularly on Mondays and Thursdays begin-
ning at 7 p.m. at the Clewiston Gospel Minis-
tries on 6800 Flaghole Rd.
For further information please contact
Gene at 863-983-4437.


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Despite greater than average rainfall District-
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recorded District-wide. The historical average for
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During the current wet season, heavy down-
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occurring less frequently than average.
"Rainfall amounts during the wet season have
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From the beginning of the rainy season in June
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rain fell across the 16-county District. The total
represents about 92 percent of the normal rain-
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2 inches.
While June typically produces some of the
wettest weeks of the year in South Florida, the
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The District wide average of 8.72 inches of rain
in August was 116 percent of normal, or a rainfall
surplus of 1.18 inches.
Once again showcasing Florida's weather ex-
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September 9, 2010 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee 5


Prostate Cancer Awareness Month


By Pat Dobbins

September is Prostate Cancer
Awareness Month. The goal of Prostate
Cancer Awareness Month is to educate
men and their families about prostate
cancer, the risk factors and how impor
tant early detection and treatment is.
Prostate cancer is the most com-
monly diagnosed form of cancer


among men in the United States, other
than some kinds of skin cancer. It is
the second leading cause of cancer
deaths and the seventh leading cause
of death overall for men in this country.
The American Cancer Society (ACS)
estimates that 14,610 men will be di-
agnosed with prostate cancer by the
end of 2010 and approximately 2,590
of them will die from the disease. Be-
cause prostate cancer can be cured


if caught early, men who have any of
these risk factors should talk with their
healthcare provider about screening.
The Hendry and Glades County Health
Departments encourages all men to
be aware of the risk factors associated
with developing prostate cancer and to
take an active role in their health. Fac-
tors that may increase the risk of devel-
oping prostate cancer include: Age -As
a man ages, his risk of prostate cancer


increases. (The average age of patients
at the time of diagnosis is 65) Family
history of prostate cancer A man's
risk is higher if family members have
had prostate cancer, (father, brother
or son) Race African-American men
have nearly 60 percent greater risk of
developing prostate cancer than white
men and are far more likely to die from
it. Diet and dietary factors Some stud-
ies suggest that men who eat a diet


high in saturated fat and red meat or
men that are obese may have a higher
risk for prostate cancer. September
24, 2010 is being recognized as "Wear
Blue Day", in honor of Prostate Cancer
Awareness Month. Wear blue that day
to show your concern about prostate
cancer and men's health in general. For
more information on prostate cancer
and screening, please talk with your
healthcare provider.


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Artie B. 'Granny' Scroggin, 88
OKEECHOBEE Artie B. "Granny" Scroggin,
age 88, died Sept. 6, 2010, at her residence. She
was a resident of ('.. . i i. .1 - for 22 years.
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Lester Lee Bond, 75
CLEWISTON Lester Lee Bond, husband of
the late Becky Hayes Bond, age 75, of Clewis-
ton, passed away Sept. 4, 2010, in Clewiston.
He was born Feb. 19, 1935, in Leslie, WVa.,
son of the late Lester Walter Bond and the late
Elva Gladys (Hizer) Bond. He retired as a man-
ager from General Motors. He loved gardening.
Survivors include his stepchildren, Steve Hayes
and wife Ladawn of Clewiston, Stan Hayes and
wife Laura of Loxahatchee, Donna Moore and
husband Frank of Clewiston and Deborah Witt
and husband John of Clewiston; grandchildren,
Steven and wife Gabby, Kelli, Alise, Chelsa, Co-
rie, Miranda, Travis, Davis, Hannah, Ramsey,
Haylee and Macy; great-grandchildren, Victoria
and Liliana; brother, Gene Bond (Laura) of
Pembroke Pines; and sister, Julia A. Clark
(John) of Moore Haven.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rebec-
ca Hayes Bond; and previous wife, Connie
Bond; son, Timothy Lee Bond; and daughter,
Kathy Bond.
Cremation Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funer-
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Thomas Anderson Smith, 60
CLEWISTON Thomas Anderson Smith, age
60, of Clewiston, passed away Aug. 31, 2010, in
Clewiston, Fla.
He was born March 15, 1950, in Portsmouth,
Va., the son of the late Carlton and Mary (Han-
cock) Smith. Mr. Smith married Donna Way. He
served his country in the United States Navy. He
was a Mechanic.
Survivors include his wife, Donna Smith;
mother, Mary Smith; two sons, Christopher An-
derson Smith of LaBelle, Thomas (Christina)
Anderson Smith, II of Clewiston; and one
daughter, Lisa (T.J.) Holt of Fort Myers; one
brother, Timothy (Teri) Smith of Moore Haven;
and two sisters, Vivian (Harry) Patterson of
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one sister-in-law, Marie (Bill) Koelsch of Homo-
sassa; and six grandchildren. Thomas was pre-
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Christian Arceneaux.
Memorial services were held Sunday, Sept. 5,
2010, at 4 p.m. in Clewiston Church Of God, 522
San Luiz Avenue, Clewiston.
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Parable of an Apple Pie

By Pastor John Hicks
First United Methodist Church
Here's a little something for your
supper," the lady said. "Thank you
very much," said Jim. On arrival home,
he opened the package and told his
brother, "Isn't that marvelous, a deli-
cious apple pie!"
"What's so wonderful about that?"
said Dick. "You can get ..... 1._. .-,, ii .,.
that at the bakery for a couple of dol-
lars." "I know, but this was for nothing,
and it was baked especially for me. It
makes me happy all over. It's wonder
ful to me." "Well, I can't see anything
so wonderful about a little pie." "That's
it," said Jim, "you just don't get it."
One of the tragedies of life is that
many folks just don't get it.
It was a busy morning, about 8:30,
when an elderly -, ,id ... ... in his 80's
arrived at the clinic to have stitches
removed from his thumb. He said he
was in a hurry as he had an appoint-
ment at 9:00 am.
While taking care of his wound, the
attendant asked him if he had another
doctor's appointment, as he was in
such a hurry. The ._., i,11 ...... said no,
that he needed to go to the nursing
home to eat breakfast with his wife.
The attendant inquired as to her
health was told that his wife had been
there for a while and that she was a vic-
tim of Alzheimer's Disease.
When asked if she would be upset
if he was a bit late, the man replied
that she no longer knew who he was,
that she had not recognized him in five
years now.
Surprised, the attendant asked him,
"And you still go every morning, even
though she doesn't know who you
are?" The man smiled, and replied,
"She doesn't know me, but I still know
who she is."
True love is neither physical, nor ro-
mantic. True love is an acceptance of
all that is, has been, will be, and will
not be.
The happiest people don't neces-
sarily have the best of everything; they


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Pastor John Hicks

just make the best of everyth
have. Life isn't about how to
the storm, but how to dance in
it brings.
"The rain came down, the
rose, and the winds blew a:
against that house; yet it did
because it had its foundation
rock." (Matthew 7:25)

The Reluctant Lov(

By Jackie Miller,
Evangelist
First Christian Churc
Once upon a time there
young man who was in love
young lady. At least that's
told her. But he never mention
at home or before any of his
except maybe to criticize her o
ally.
Once a week, on his day
called on the young lady-- tha
didn't have a headache, have c
feel tired or have anywhere els
or an opportunity to work that


And when he visited her, about an
hour of her presence was all he could
endure. He was terribly restless and
fidgety when around her. She loved
good music and great literature, but
he had no interest in either.
When she desired to sing or read
1,. i,. r. he just would not do it un-
less he was really put on the spot.
Why could he not stay longer or come
more often? It seemed to her that one
hour a week, and so poorly spent at
that, was hardly an indication of love
on his part.
The trouble was the young man
was still carrying a torch for an old
sweeheart. Though they had agreed to
make a break, he was still spending
several hours a week in her presence.
It seemed that they had so much
in common -- they loved the same
things and the same people and times
i { I. i, ,, always exciting.
And yet, he would admit to no rift
between himself and the woman he
supposedly loved. When someone
ing they would cautiously inquire as to the
survive prosperity of the young man's actions,
the rain he would usually puff up with anger
and accuse them of meddling or worse
streams yet, of "judging".
nd beat This story is a parable of the life of
not fall the lukewarm and indifferent "Chris-
not fall,the tian". Though he vows his love for the
church, he spends time with her only
reluctantly and sparingly.
He does not enjoy her interests. But
er that "old flame", the world, still tugs at
his heartstrings. Much of his time is
devoted to her and how they were just
made for each other! Oh, its true he
denies loving her, but his actions prove
otherwise. All proclamations in the
was a world
with a
vhat he Labor Day
ned her
friends, By Rev. Sam S. Thomas,
ccasion- Ph. D. +

off, he Saint Martin's Church, Clewiston
t is if he One thing that comes with Septem-
)mpany, ber is the height of the hurricane sea-
e to go, son in our part of the world. School
day.


Rev. Sam S. Thomas


opens and summer vacations are now
over.
The schedule is left from the days
when children helped with the crops
and were needed on the farms during
the hot months; schedules being ad-
justed to people's needs.
As I got older, summers became
times to find jobs; working in a grocery
store, working in piano store, working
in a lumber yard, working in a radio
company, working on an inter island
boat in the Bahamas.
Then it was time to go back to
school or college and begin another
year. The seasons each bring a tem-
po of living and seemed to repeat but
there were differences too. I spent
three long, damp, cold winters in Chi-
cago and then we'd welcome summer.
Summer, however, meant the possibil-
ity of tornadoes off of Lake Michigan;
joys but different menaces.
The routine of it all gave a sense of
order; but it wasn't always dull or just
repetition. Each experience brought
something to carry into life at a later
time.
Pianos were intricate, delicate in-


struments but they were also eighty
eight of a wooden mechanical action
and a simple system of levers and links.
Radios were also complex pieces of
gear; but they were made in stages
with each stage accomplishing some-
thing in sequence to get from speech
to signal or signal back to speech.
Inadvertently, I learned something
about careful disassembling and reas-
sembling things, about tackling big
problems by stages, about looking at
another part of the world and another
way of life and culture.
Each time I returned to the routines
of the seasons of the year, I had some-
thing new to bring with me; it was not
starting over but resuming at a new
level with new gifts to bring.
Amidst all of the same-ness, came
something new. The author of Eccle-
siastes talks about a "time for every
thing" (Chapter 3) and that God "has
made everything beautiful in its time
(verse 11)."
He writes of the repetitiveness and
seeming futility of it all; but adds "So
I saw that there is nothing better for a
man than to enjoy his work, for that is
his lot (verse 22)."
In the midst of all of the dull rou-
tine, there is still something to learn, to
master, to share, to make a little bet
ter. It is from this "lot" that each of
us contributes to making the world a
bit better, making life for others a bit
easier, making us a little closer to the
Kingdom of Heaven.
Labor Day has come and gone for
2010; and for most of us it is a holiday
to do anything but labor! Maybe it's
worth taking a second to reflect on it
after all.
What's special about it? It's our
wayof rn ,il ..ii- ,ii ,i Ietterplace,
no matter what we do. Maybe it's our
part in bringing in that Kingdom God
wants for us one day.
to the effect that he loves Christ and
the Church are vain... "By their fruits
ye shall know them." It's easy to see
where his heart is. Are you a "Reluctant
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8 Sports September 9, 2010



Glades Day's Early Season Upset


Recap of Lakeside

high school

football games

By Justin Diaz
Special to INI
What was predicted to be
one of the most exciting grudge
matches of the season, turned
out to be one of the biggest
upsets. After building up an un-
spoken rivalry last season, the
Jupiter Christian Eagles were
hungry to make up for their
loss to the Gators that ended
their post season championship
hopes; and that they did.
The Gators won the toss only
to be shut down in the first three
plays. The punt gave Jupiter
Christian the ball at a relatively
good spot for a drive that was
dominated by the ground game
of quarterback Keddy Bostic;
leading to a touchdown pass on
their first drive to put the Eagles
above the Gators by 7.
The following Gator posses-
sion followed suit and resulted
in another quick three-and-out
after a dropped deep ball on
third down. The punt put the
Eagles back in their own territo-
ry; but poor tackling allowed for
three first downs led by Keddy
Bostic and running back Trey
Pendergrass, and ultimately an-
other touchdown on the board
for the Eagles at the beginning
of the second quarter, upping
their lead to 14-0.
Despite a pass interference
call on the first play of the Ga-
tors' next drive, the drive re-
sulted in another quick three-
and-out. Jupiter Christian's next
possession was where GDS
started showing some motiva-
tion. After suffering through the


Justin Diaz / Special to INI
Glades Day Gators fought a valiant, yet losing battle against the Jupiter Chris-
tian Eagles on Sept. 3.


first few plays, the Gators began
to slow down the efforts of Bos-
tic and Pendergrass leading to
a near sack on the Eagles third
down by Will Christmas of the
Gators.
Although the Gators man-
aged to stop the offensive attack
of the Eagles, the following punt
pinned them down at their own
7 yard line. The Gators managed
to fight their way down the
field gaining a few consecutive
first downs, including a 30-yard
pass by GDS quarterback Tay
lor Reddish (4-for-11, 46 yards,
37 long); just before the Glades
Day "play of the game" 45-yard
touchdown rush by sophomore
running back Kelvin Taylor (137
yards, 17 attempts, 2 touch-
downs, 3 first downs) With two
minutes to go before the half,
the Eagles came on to the field
and answered with a 3rd down,
48 yard rush by quarterback
Keddy Bostic.
The following kickoff result


ed in a fumble and gave the Ea-
gles possession once again with
only 53 seconds left in the half.
After just three plays, the Eagles
had returned to the endzone
to raise the score to 28-7 just
before the half. Jupiter Chris-
tian had first possession com-
ing in to the third quarter and
took advantage by leading an
eight play drive to put them up
31-7. It wasn't until the follow-
ing drive that things seemed to
start turning around for the Ga-
tors. A drive led by great rushing
and a solid performance by the
offensive line led to Kelvin Tay-
lor's second score of the night,
shortening the gap to 31-14, and
finally giving the Gators some
momentum.
The Gators returned the
favors of the first quarter by
holding the Eagles to a quick
three-and-out; giving the team
the ball with 2:57 left in the third
quarter. In spite of two consecu-
tive first downs, their drive was


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Jenny Woods for The Clewiston News
The Gators take a water break midgame due to the intensity of the game, as
well as the heat.


ended on a failed fourth down
attempt; a dropped pass in the
end zone. The Eagles next pos-
session followed suit, and the
three-and-out led to a punt.
The Gators next play resulted


in a controversial interception
that obviously took a toll on
the momentum of the team;
but perhaps not as much as the
2nd play of the Eagles following
drive which resulted in a huge,
seemingly game ending touch-
down rush by running back
Trey Pendergrass with only 8:52
remaining in the game.
Despite a few efforts by
GDS, the 38-14 deficit was just
too much to overtake with the
amount of time remaining in
the game; leaving the final score
of the game: Jupiter Christian
Eagles 38, Glades Day Gators
14.
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and catch them in the playoffs,"
stated a Glades Day assistant
coach; which if the Gators plan
on following in the footsteps
of their last season, might very
well happen. The Gators lost an
early season match up last year
against the Eagles, 28-21, which
fueled the intense post-season
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Leaders gather for training
Leadership Hendry and Glades Counties held their Orientation Dinner on Wednesday, Sept. 1 at the John Boy Auditorium in Clewiston. Special guests includ-
ed Congressman Tom Rooney and Hendry County Commissioner Tris Chapman; guest Speaker was John Rousch of The Leadership Company in Highlands
County. This year's class is the largest to date with 24 participants. The class includes (in alphabetical order by last name): Lynn Beasley, Nancy Bischel,
Patricia Boone, Margaret England, Fred Ford, Mali Gardner, Ardis Hammock, Bayard Horn, Shellie Johnson, Dr. Robert Jones, Daniel Kelley, Penny Lester, Bill
Maddox Jr., Kevin McCarthy, Amy McKown, Richard Miller, Keith Moyer, Tim Nevarez, Al Perry, Paula Pittman, Lance Ramer, Kim Ross, Bethany Sherrod-Corbitt
and Letitia Swangler. We would like to thank our sponsors for their continued support: U.S. Sugar Corporation, Southern Gardens Citrus, Wright Construc-
tion Group, First Bank of Clewiston, Florida Cargo Fresh, Gulf Citrus Growers Association, Schlumberger Water Services, Seminole Tribe of Florida. For more
information on the Leadership Hendry and Glades Counties program, contact the Hendry County EDC at (863) 675-6007.


Mental Health Center given accreditation


Accreditation awarded for
professional achievement
and competence

By Joseph Hosick
Hendry-Glades Mental Health Clinic
The Rev'd Samuel Thomas, Ph.D., Pres-
ident of the Hendry-Glades Mental Health
Clinic Board of Directors, announced today
that HGMHC has been awarded its third
consecutive three year national accredita-
tion by the Joint Commission on Accredita-
tion of Healthcard Organizations.
The accreditation recognition was re-
newed effective June 12, 2010. Dr. Thomas
commended Joseph Hosick, Executive Di-
rector, Wayne Meddock, Clinical Programs
Director, and Dr. Chandrahas Bhat, Medical
Director for their leadership and all the staff
for their hard work to attain this very im-
portant achievement.
"National accreditation is a major ac-
complisment for any healthcare organiza-
tion. It is even more notable for a small
organization like ours", said Dr. Thomas.
"Our organization spans thirty-six years
serving the behavioral health needs of our
community and not all those years have
been easy programmatically or financially.
National accreditation is awarded for pro-


fessional achievement and competence
and I am very proud of the staff and the
quality behavioral health services they per-
form on behalf of our community".
Joseph Hosick said he was also very
pleased with the outcome of the clinic's
JCAHO site visit and the third successful
outcome.
"We had only a few follow-up teams
to correct to assure continuing compliance
with the ever evolving JCAHO standards,
but apparently we were close enough to
achieve the surveryor's recommendation
for a full three year rating without any ma-
jor findings", Hosick said.
He also said that the Florida Depart-
ment of Children and Families and the
Florida Agency for Healthcare Administra-
tion which oversees the Florida Medicaid
program, has a goal for all community be-
havioral health providers to earn national
accreditation in order to remain in good
standing.
"The staff do a wonderful job serving the
diverse mental health and addiction needs
of our community. They have worked hard
this past year to prepare for the JCAHO ac-
creditation survey and receiving the notice
is a wonderful reward", Hosick said.
The information and survey results and
related comments were posted August 4,
2010 on the JCAHO web site (www.jcaho.
org).


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The Glades County
School District is seek-
ing applications for
Cafeteria Manager to
oversee both Moore
Haven and West Glades
cafeterias. National
School Lunch Program
experience preferred.
For applications and in-
formation, please call
863-946-0202 ext. 119.
ROUTE BUS DRIVER
The Glades County
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route school bus driver.
CDL and School Bus
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ferred. For applications
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call 863-946-0202 ext.
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NOTICE
AUCTION on Friday,
September 10 at 9:00 a.m. at
1225 NW Ave. L,
Belle Glade, Florida
Property of Tonia Moore
Barbie car, sewing machine,
television, microwave, carpet
cleaner, standing fan, shredder,
computer monitor, bookshelf,
stroller, miscellaneous boxes
364570 BGS 9/2,9/10


NOTICE TO PUBLIC
The Hendry County Hospital Au-
thority Board of Directors will con-
duct their monthly Board meeting on
Monday September 20, 2010 at 1:00
pm in the conference room at Hend-
ry Regional Convenient Care Center,
450 S. Main Street, Suite 1, Labelle,
Florida 33935. The public is invited
to attend.
364798 CN/CB 9/9/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT IN AND FOR
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
PROBATE DIVISION
File No. 2010-69-CP

IN RE: ESTATE OF
LEROY MINERS JR.
Deceased.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS

The administration of the estate of
Leroy Miners Jr., deceased, whose
date of death was June 13, 2010, is
pending in the Circuit Court for
Hendry County, Florida, Probate Divi-
sion, the address of which is P.O.
Box 1760, LaBelle, Florida 33935.
The names and addresses of the per-
sonal representative and the person-
al representative's attorney are set
forth below.
All creditors of the decedent and
other persons having claims or de-
mands against decedent's estate on
whom a copy of this notice is re-
quired to be served must file their
claims with this court WITHIN THE
LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER
THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY
OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.
All other creditors of the decedent
and other persons having claims or
demands against decedent's estate
must file their claims with this court
WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE.
ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN
THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN
SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA
PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME
PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY
CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR
MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S
DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.
The date of first publication of this
notice is September 9th, 2010.
Attorney for Per-
sonal Representative:
Douglas L. Rankin, Esq.
Attorney for Margaret A. Miners
Florida Bar No. 0365068
2335 Tamiami Trail North
Suite 308
Naples, Florida 34103
Telephone: (239) 262 0061
Fax: (239) 262 2092
Personal Representative:
Margaret A. Miners
644 Turtle Lane
LaBelle, Florida 33935
365087 CGS 9/9,16/10





IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
PROBATE DIVISION
FILE NO. 2010-66CP
IN RE: ESTATE OF
JOSE DE JESUS HERNANDEZ
ORTIZ
Deceased
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
The administration of the estate of
Jose de Jesus Hernandez Ortiz, de-
ceased, whose date of death was
March 26, 2010, is pending in the
Circuit Court for Hendry County,
Florida, Probate Division, the address
of which is 25 E. Hickpochee Ave,
P.O. Box 1760, Labelle, Florida
33975-1760. The names and ad-
dresses of the personal representa-
tive and the personal
representative's attorney are set
forth below.
All creditors of the decedent and oth-
er persons having claims or demands
against decedent's estate on whom
copy of this notice is required to be
served must file their claims with this
court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3
MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE
FIRST PUBLICATION THIS NOTICE
OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF
SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NO-
TICE 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 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE.
ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE
TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SEC-
TION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA
PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PE-
RIODS SET FORTH ABOBE, 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 September 9, 2010.
Scott T. Kimmel, Esq.
Fla. Bar #970761
SCOTT T KIMMEL, PA.
3275 West Hillsboro Blvd.
Suite 100
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
Telephone (954)426-0000
365160 CGS 9/9,16/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OFTHE
20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN
AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 2009 CA 00317
HSBC BANK USA, N.A., AS INDEN-
TURE TRUSTEE FOR THE REGIS-
TERED NOTEHOLDERS OF
RENAISSANCE HOME EQUITY LOAN
TRUST 2005-4, RENAISSANCE HOME
EQUITY LOAN ASSET-BACKED
NOTES, SERIES 2005-4
Plaintiff
VS.
EDUARDO GONZALEZ; UNKNOWN
SPOUSE OF EDUARDO GONZALEZ;
UNKNOWN PERSONS) IN POSSES-
SION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY;
Defendants.
RENOTICE 0
FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursu-
ant to an Order Rescheduling Fore-
closure Sale dated 8/31/2010, and
entered in Case No. 2009 CA
000317, of the Circuit Court of the
20th Judicial Circuit in and for HEND-
RY County, Florida, HSBC BANK USA,
N.A., AS INDENTURE TRUSTEE FOR
THE REGISTERED NOTEHOLDERS
OF RENAISSANCE HOME EQUITY
LOAN TRUST 2005-4, RENAISSANCE
HOME EQUITY LOAN ASSET-BACKED
NOTES, SERIES 2005-4 is Plaintiff
and EDUARDO GONZALEZ; UN-
KNOWN SPOUSE OF EDUARDO GON-
ZALEZ; UNKNOWN PERSONS) IN
POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT
PROPERTY; are defendants. I will sell
to the highest and best bidder for
cash at 2ND FLOOR HALLWAY, IN
FRONT OF OFFICE OF CLERK OF
COURTS, ADMINISTRATION BLDG,
HENDRY CO. COURTHOUSE, AT 25
EAST HICKPOCHEE, LABELLE IN
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA at 11:00
a.m. on the 29th day of September,
2010, the following described proper-
ty as set forth in said Final Judg-
ment, to wit:
LOT SEVENTY-SIX (76), IN SEVEN
"K" ESTATES, UNIT NUMBER 3, A
SUBDIVISION IN A PORTION OF
SECTION 5, TOWNHIP 44 SOUTH,
RANGE 33 EAST, ACCORDING TO
THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED
IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 87, OF
THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HEND-
RY COUNTY, FLORIDA.
TOGETHER WITH A 1998 DOUBLE-
WIDE DESTINY MOBILE HOME
HAVING IDENTIFICATION NUM-
BERS OW59317A AND OW59317B,
TITLE NUMBERS 73592527 AND
73592528 AND IS ASSESSED AS
REAL PROPERTY UNDER RP NUM-
BERS 0706406 AND 0706407 AND
CONSIDERED TO BE A PERMA-
NENT FIXTURE TO THE LAND BE-
ING INSURED HEREIN.
A person claiming an interest in the
surplus from the sale, if any, other
than the property owner as of the
date of the is pendens must file a
claim with 60 days after the sale.
Dated this 31 day of August, 2010
BARBARA S. BUTLER
As Clerk of said Court
BY J. Bevis
As Deputy Clerk
This nobce is provided pursuant to
Administrative Order No. 2.065.
In accordance with the Americans
with Disabilities Act If you are a
person with a disability who needs
any accommodation in order to par-
ticipate in this proceeding, you are
entitled, at no cost to you, to provi-
sions of certain assistance. Please
contact the Court Administrator at 25
East Hickpochee, LaBelle, Florida
33935, Phone No. (941)335-2299
within 2 working days of your receipt
of this notice or pleading; if you are
hearing impaired, call
1-800-955-8771 (TDD); if you are
voice impaired, call 1-800-955-8770
(V) (Via Florida Relay Services).
Kahane & Associates, PA.
8201 Peters Road, Ste. 3000
Plantation, FL 33324
Telephone: (954) 382-3486
Telefacsimile: (954) 382-5380
365086 CN 9/9,16/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN
AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 26-2010-CA-000049
HOUSEHOLD FINANCE CORPORA-
TION III
Plaintiff,
VS.
MARY E. RADCLIFFE; THE UN-
KNOWN SPOUSE OF MARY E. RAD-
CLIFFE; HELEN G. BUCKI; THE
UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF HELEN G.
BUCKI; ELAINE GREENBURG; THE
UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ELAINE
GREENBURG; IF LIVING, INCLUDING
ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID
DEFENDANTS) IF REMARRIED AND
IF DECEASED THE RESPECTIVE UN-
KNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANT-
EES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS,
LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALL
OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY,
THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE
NAMED DEFENDANTSS; UNKNOWN
TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2
Defendant(s)
NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that, pursu-
ant to a Final Summary Judgment of
Foreclosure entered in the above-
styled cause, in the Circuit Court of
Hendry County, Florida, I will sell the
property situate in Hendry County,
Florida, described as:

THE NORTH ONE-HALF OF THE
SOUTHWEST ONE QUARTER
OF THE NORTHWEST ONE
QUARTER OF THE NORTH-
WEST ONE QUARTER OF THE
SOUTHWEST ONE QUARTER
OF SECTION 13, TOWNSHIP
44 SOUTH, RANGE 32 EAST,
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA.
SUBJECT TO AN EASEMENT
FOR AN ACCESS ROAD OF THE
WEST 30 FEET THEREOF.
ALSO KNOWN AS LOT NO
2987, MONTURA RANCH ES-
TATES, AN UNRECORDED SUB-
DIVISION.
To include a:
1997 Cresent VIN
FLA14611413A 73455726
1997 Crescent VIN
FLA14611413B 73455727
A/K/A
675 N Quebrada St
Clewiston, FL 33440
at public sale, to the highest and
best bidder, for cash, Clerk of the
Circuit Court in the Hendry County
Courthouse (being the second floor
hallway of the Hendry County Courts
Building), LaBelle, FL 33935 at 11:00
AM, on October 6, 2010.

DATED this 3 day of September,
2010.
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the is pendens, must file a
claim within 60 days after the sale.

Witness, my hand and seal of this
court on the 3rd day of September,
2010
CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT
By: /S/ J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk
Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra
9204 King Palm Drive
Tampa, FL 33619-1328
Attorneys for Plaintiff
In accordance with the Americans
With Disabilities Act of 1990, persons
needing a special accommodation to
participate in this proceeding should
contact the ASA Coordinator no later
than seven (7) days prior to the pro-
ceeding. If hearing impaired, please
call (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or
(800) 955-8770 (voice), via Florida
Relay Service.
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO.: 22-2010-CA-000041
BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P.
F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOMEHOME
LOANS SERVICING, L.P.
Plaintiff,
VS.
STEPHEN J. REYNOLDS A/K/A STE-
PHEN JOSEPH REYNOLDS; PNC
BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
F/K/A NATIONAL CITY BANK; JANET
K. REYNOLDS; RICHARD GAGNON
A/K/A RICHARD E. GAGNON; TRICIA
K. GAGNON A/K/A TRICIA KATHLEEN
GAGNON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
STEPHEN J. REYNOLDS A/K/A STE-
PHEN JOSEPH REYNOLDS; UN-
KNOWN SPOUSE OF TRICIA K.
GAGNON A/K/A TRICIA KATHLEEN
GAGNON; UNKNOWN TENANT (S) IN
POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT
PROPERTY,
Defendants.
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursu-
ant to a Final Judgment of Foreclo-
sure dated the 3 day of September,
2010, and entered in Case No.
22-2010-CA-000041, of the Circuit
Court of the 20TH Judicial Circuit in
and for Glades County, Florida,
wherein BAC HOME LOANS SERVIC-
ING, L.P. F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE
HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P. is the
Plaintiff and STEPHEN J. REYNOLDS
A/K/A STEPHEN JOSEPH REYNOLDS;
PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
F/K/A NATIONAL CITY BANK; JANET
K. REYNOLDS; RICHARD GAGNON
A/K/A RICHARD E. GAGNON; TRICIA
K. GAGNON A/K/A TRICIA KATHLEEN
GAGNON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
STEPHEN J. REYNOLDS A/K/A STE-
PHEN JOSEPH REYNOLDS; UN-
KNOWN SPOUSE OF TRICIA K.
GAGNON A/K/A TRICIA KATHLEEN
GAGNON; UNKNOWN TENANT (S) IN
POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT
PROPERTY are defendants. I will sell
to the highest and best bidder for
cash at the AT FRONT STEPS,
SOUTH DOOR OF COURTHOUSE at
the Glades County Courthouse in
Moore Haven, Florida, at 11:00 a.m.
on the 7 day of October, 2010, the
following described property as set
forth in said Final Judgment, to wit:
TRACT 3 OF HIGH PINE ES-
TATES UNIT NO. 1, ACCORD-
ING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS
RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3,
PAGES 132 AND 133 OF THE
PUBLIC RECORDS OF GLADES
COUNTY, FLORIDA
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTER-
EST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE
OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A
CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE
SALE.
In accordance with the Americans
with Disabilities Act of 1990 ADA,
Disabled persons who, because of
their Disabilities, need special accom-
modations to participate in this pro-
ceeding should contact the Senior
Deputy clerk Administration Whose
Post office is Located at the Lee
County Justice Center, Room 3112,
1700 MONROE STREET, FT MYERS,
FL 33901, Telephone (239) 335-2299
or 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) OR 1
(800) 955-8770 Via FL. Relay Ser-
vice, no later than 5 days prior to the
Court Date.
Dated this 3rd day of September,
2010.
Joe Flit
Clerk Of The Circuit Court
By: Kimberly L. Clement
Deputy Clerk
Law Office of Marshall C. Watson
1800 NW 490 Street, Suite 120
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
Telephone: (954) 453-0365
Facsimile: (954) 771-6052
Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438
365345 GCD 9/9,16/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO.
262008CA001329XXXXXX
WACHOVIA MORTGAGE
CORPORATION,
Plaintiff
vs.
THE UNKNOWN SPOUSES,
HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES,
CREDITORS, AND ALL OTHER
PARTIES CLAIMING BY,
THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST
ADIB ABDUL SHAHEED, DE-
CEASED, et al.,
Defendants
NOTICE OF SALE
PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant
to an Order or Summary Final Judg-
ment of foreclosure dated August 26,
2010, and entered in Case No.
262008CA001329XX)XXX of the Cir-
cuit Court in and for Hendry County,
Florida, wherein WACHOVIA MORT-
GAGE CORPORATION is Plaintiff and
THE UNKNOWN SPOUSES, HEIRS,
DEVISEES, GRANTEES, CREDITORS,
AND ALL OTHER PARTIES CLAIMING
BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST
ADIB ABDUL SHADEED, DECEASED;
MAR FRANCES ROLLE; UNKNOWN
TENANT NO. 1; UNKNOWN TENANT
NO. 2; and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING INTERESTS BY,
THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST A
NAMED DEFENDANT TO THIS AC-
TION, OR HAVING OR CLAIMING TO
HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTER-
EST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN DE-
SCRIBED, are Defendants, I will sell
to the highest and best bidder for
cash at on the Second Floor in front
of the Main Clerk's Office at the
Hendry County Courthouse, 25 East
Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, FL
33935 at Hendry County, Florida, at
11:00 a.m. on the 29th day of Sep-
tember, 2010, the following de-
scribed property as set forth in said
Order or Final Judgment, to-wit:
THE EAST 1/2 OF THE WEST
1/2 OF THE NORTH 1/2 OF
THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE
NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE
SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION
26, TOWNSHIP 44 SOUTH,
RANGE 32 EAST, HENDRY
COUNTY, FLORIDA. SUBJECT
TO AN EASEMENT FOR IN-
GRESS, EGRESS AND
UTILITIES, OVER AND ACROSS
THE NORTH 40 FEET THEREOF.
ALSO KNOWN AS LOT NO. 442
IN MONTURA RANCH ES-
TATES.
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN IN-
TEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNERS AS OF THE
DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST
FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AF-
TER THE SALE.
In accordance with the Americans
with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons
needing special accommodation to
participate in this proceeding should
contact the Clerk of the Court not
later than five business days prior to
the proceeding at the Hendry County
Courthouse. Telephone
941-675-5217 or 1-800-955-8770 via
Florida Relay Service.
DATED at LaBelle, Florida, on
August 26, 2010.
BARBARA BUTLER
As Clerk, Circuit Court
By: Anita Ross Kummer
As Deputy Clerk
SMITH, HIATT & DIAZ, RA.
Attorneys for Plaintiff
PO Box 11438
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33339-1438
Telephone: (954) 564-0071
364790 CN 9/9,16/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 2009-CA-001119
SUNCOAST SCHOOLS FEDERAL
CREDIT UNION,
Plaintiff,
v.
JASON HARRELL a/k/a JASON LEE
HARRELL; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
JASON HARRELL a/k/a JASON LEE
HARRELL; JUANITA HARREL, ANY
AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER,
AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED
INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANTS WHO ARE
NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR
ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN-
PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST
AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES,
GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS;
TENANT #1; TENANT #2,
Defendants.
NOTICE OF SALE
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to
Final Judgment of Foreclosure for
Plaintiff entered in this cause, in the
Circuit Court of HENDRY County,
Florida, I will sell the property situat-
ed in HENDRY County, Florida de-
scribed as:
THE SOUTHWEST ONE-QUARTER
OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUAR-
TER OF THE SOUTHEAST ONE-
QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST
ONE-QUARTER OF SECTION 27,
TOWNSHIP 43 SOUTH, RANGE 31
EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORI-
DA. SUBJECT TO AN EASEMENT
FOR AN ACCESS ROAD OF THE
WEST 30 FEET THEREOF. ALSO
KNOWN AS LOT 7, BLOCK H, SEC-
TION 27, PIONEER PLANTATION,
UNRECORDED AND THE NORTH-
EAST ONE-QUARTER OF THE
SOUTHEAST ONE-QUARTER OF
THE SOUTHEAST ONE-QUARTER
OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUAR-
TER OF SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP
43 SOUTH, RANGE 31 EAST,
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA. SUB-
JECT TO AN EASEMENT FOR AN
ACCESS ROAD OF THE WEST 30
FEET THEREOF ALSO KNOWN AS
LOT 10, BLOCK H, SECTION 27,
PIONEER PLANTATION, UNRE-
CORDED.
and commonly known as: 3855 Pio-
neer 9th Street, Clewiston, FL 33440,
at public sale, to the highest and
best bidder, for cash, at the Hendry
County Courthouse, 25 Hickpochee
Ave., LaBelle, FL 33935, on October
6, 2010, at 11:00 A.M.
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTER-
EST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE
OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A
CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE
SALE.
If you are a person with a disability
who needs any accommodation in
order to participate in this proceed-
ing, you are entitled, at no cost to
you, to the provision of certain assis-
tance. Please contact Ken Kellum,
Court Operations Manager, whose
office is located at Lee County Jus-
tice Center, 1700 Monroe St., Ft.
Myers, FL 33901, and whose tele-
phone number is (239)533-1700,
within two working days of your re-
ceipt of this Notice of Sale; if you are
hearing or voice impaired, call
1-800-955-8771.
Dated this September 3, 2010
BARBARA S. BUTLER
Clerk of the Circuit Court
By: /s/ J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN
AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 09-CA-89
OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC
Plaintiff,
VS.
BRUCE PIPKINS A/K/A BRUCE N.
PIPKINS; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
BRUCE PIPKINS A/K/A BRUCE N.
PIPKINS; IF LIVING, INCLUDING
ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OFSAID DE-
FENDANT(S), IF REMARRIED, AND
IF DECEASED, THE RESPECTIVE UN-
KNOWN HEIRS DEVISEES GRANT-
EES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS,
LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALL
OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY
THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE
NAMED DEFENDANTSS; UNKNOWN
TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT
#2.
Defendant(s)
NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that, pursu-
ant to a Final Summary Judgment of
Foreclosure entered in the above-
styled cause, in the Circuit Court of
Hendry County, Florida, I will sell the
property situate in Hendry County,
Florida, described as:

The North 1/2 of the Southwest
1/4 of the Northeast 1/4 of
the Northwest 1/4 of the
Northeast 1/4 of Section 35,
Township 44 South, Range 32
east, Hendry County, Florida.
Also known as Lot No. 4583 in
Montura Ranch Estates.

To include a:
Meritt 1997 VIN
FLHML3B121316465A
73077477

1997 Meritt VIN
FLHML3B121316465B
73077476
at public sale, to the highest and
best bidder, for cash, Clerk of the
Circuit Court in the Hendry County
Courthouse (being the second floor
hallway of the Hendry County Courts
Building), LaBelle, FL 33935 at 11:00
AM, on October 6, 2010.
DATED this 3 day of September,
2010.
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than thhe property owner as of the
date of the is pendens, must file a
claim within 60 days after the sale.
Witness, my hand and seal of this
court on the 3rd day of September,
2010
CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT
By: /S/ J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk
Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra
9204 King Palm Drive
Tampa, FL 33619-1328
Attorneys for Plaintiff

In accordance with the Americans
With Disabilities Act of 1990, persons
needing a special accommodation to
participate in this proceeding should
contact the ASA Coordinator no later
than seven (7) days prior to the pro-
ceeding. If hearing impaired, please
call (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or
(800) 955-8770 (voice), via Florida
Relay Service.
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Notice of Meeting
of the Rural Area Plan Ad-Hoc Committee
The Committee will conduct four (4) separate special meetings. The dates
and bimes for the meetings are as follows:
Tuesday, September 14, 2010, beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010, beginning at 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010, beginning at 3:00 p.m.
The meetings will be held at the Emergency Medical Services Training
Room, 1050 Forestry Division Road, LaBelle, FL 33935 to discuss the find-
ings of the Florida Department of Community Affairs, and proposed changes
to the Rural and Agricultural Lands Plan. The public is invited to attend.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the board, agency, or
commission with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hear-
ing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such pur
pose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the
proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence
upon which the appeal is to be based.
Questions should be directed to the Planning and Zoning Department at
863-675-5240, or email vcauteroghendryfla.net
363292 CB/CGS 8/19, 9/9,16,23/2010


NOTICE OF ACTION
BEFORE THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF
BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
IN RE: The practice of farm labor contracting
Alejandro Cruz
4265 Turkey Run Lane
Labelle, FL 33935
CASE NO.: 2007009926
LICENSE NO.: SIC 2120
The Department of Business and Professional Regulation has filed an Ad-
ministrative Complaint against you, a copy of which may be obtained by
contacting, Jamie Duran, Service of Process Unit, Department of Business
and Professional Regulation, 1940 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, FL
32399-2206, (850) 488-0062.

If you do not respond by September 2, 2010, you will be waiving your right
to contest the action and a final order will be entered imposing the penalty
described in the Administrative Complaint. The authority for this action may
be found in Rule 28-106.111 of the Florida Administrative Code.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a
special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the
individual or agency sending notice not later than seven days prior to the
proceeding at the address given on notice. Telephone: (850) 257-6097;
1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (v), via Florida Relay Service.
364632 CGS 9/2,9,16,23/10


REQUEST FOR BIDS
ONE 70 TON CHILLER FOR THE
HENDRY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
BID NUMBER: 2010-36
OPENING DATE AND TIME: September 16, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.
Sealed Bids will be received by the Board of County Commissioners of
Hendry County, Florida, for "One 70 Ton Chiller for the Hendry County
Health Department'". In order to be considered, bids must be received by
the Board of County Commissioners at the C.E. Hall Building (Clerk's Office)
in the Hendry County Courthouse Complex, 25 East Hickpochee Avenue, La
Belle, Florida by September 16, 2010 at 2:00 p.m., at which time all re-
sponses to this request will be recorded in the presence of one or more
witnesses. Bids received after this date and time will not be opened or con-
sidered.
A copy of the Instructions and Bid Documents can be obtained from the
Hendry County Purchasing Department, located at 165 S. Lee Street, La-
Belle, Florida (for pick up), Post Office Box 2340, LaBelle, FL 33975 (mail-
ing address) or by calling (863) 675-5220 or (863) 983-1585.
This solicitation does not commit Hendry County to award any contracts, to
pay any costs incurred in the preparation of a response to this Bid, or to
contract for any services. The County reserves the right to reject any or all
submittals received as a result of this solicitation, or to cancel in part or in
its entrety this Bid, if it is in the best interest of the County to do so.
Hendry County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug/Smoke Free
Work Place.
Janet B. Taylor, Chairwoman
Board of County Commissioners
365326 CB/CGS 9/9/2010






September 9, 2010


Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT IN AND FOR
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
CIVIL ACTION
CASE NO.: 26-2009-CA-000091
SUNTRUST MORTGAGE, INC.,
Plaintiff,
vs.
GARY R. DUBIN, et al,
Defendant(s).
NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED
FORECLOSURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur-
suant to an Order Rescheduling Fore-
closure Sale dated August 23, 2010
and entered in Case No. 26-2009-
CA-000091 of the Circuit Court of the
TWENTIETH Judicial Circuit in and
for HENDRY County, Florida wherein
SUNTRUST MORTGAGE INC., is the
Plaintiff and GARY R. DUBIN; THE
UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF GARY R. DU-
BIN; MOSHE SABTI; BERNARD S.
MARTINS; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN
PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH,
UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN
NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANTS)
WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD
OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UN-
KNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN IN-
TEREST AS SPOUSE, HEIRS,
DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER
CLAIMANTS; are the Defendants, I
will sell to the highest and best bid-
der for cash at IN FRONT OF THE
OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE
COURT, BEING THE SECOND FLOOR
HALLWAY OF THE HENDRY COUNTY
ADMINISTRATION BUILDING COR-
NER OF HIGHWAY 80 AND 29TH
SOUTH, LABELLE, FLORIDA at
11:00AM, on the 22nd day of Sep-
tember, 2010, the following de-
scribed property as set forth in said
final Judgment:
LOT 43, BLOCK 2291, PORT LA-
BELLE, UNIT 9, ACCORDING TO
THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED
IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 144, IN
THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HEND-
RY COUNTY, FLORIDA.

A/K/A 8075 MARSH CIRCLE, LA-
BELLE, FL 33935
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the Lis Pendens must file a
claim within sixty (60) days after the
sale.
WITNESS MY HAND and the seal
of this Court on August 24, 2010.
Barbara S. Butler
Clerk of the Circuit Court
By: J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk

Florida Default Law Group, RL.
PO. Box 25018
Tampa, Florida 33622-5018
F08107901
**See Americans with
Disabilities Act** In accordance
with the Americans with
Disabilities act, persons needing
a special accommodation to par-
ticipate in this proceeding
should contact the Deputy Court
Administrator whose office is lo-
cated at Lee County Justice Cen-
ter, Room 3112, 1700 Monroe
Street, Fort Myers, Florida
33901, telephone number
(813)335-2299; 1-800-955-
8771 (TDD), or 1-800-955-8770
(v), via Florida Relay Service,
not later than seven (7) days
prior to this proceeding.
364534 CN 09/02,09/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CASE NO. 22-2009-CA-000172
WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Plaintff,
v.
ELEANOR HILSINGER; UNKNOWN
SPOUSE OF ELEANOR HILSINGER;
UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN
TENANT 2; and all unknown parties
claiming by, through, under or
against the above named Defen-
dant(s), who (is/are) not known to
be dead or alive, whether said un-
known parties claim as heirs, devi-
sees, grantees, assignees, lienors,
creditors, trustees, spouses, or other
claimants; MOORE HAVEN YACHT
CLUB HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,
INC.; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND UR-
BAN DEVELOPMENT
Defendants.

NOTICE OF SALE
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant
to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure
dated August 10, 2010, in this cause,
I will se ll the property situated in
GLADES County, Florida, described
as:

LOT 3, BLOCK G, MOORE HAVEN
YACHT CLUB, AS PER PLAT THERE-
OF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4,
PAGE 54, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS
OF GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA. TO-
GETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1999
MERT DOUBLE WIDE MOBILE HOME
ATTACHED THERETO, HAVING VIN
#FLHMLCP48419615A, TITLE
#80688420 AND
VIN#FLHMLCP48419615B, TITLE
#80688488 WHICH IS NOW RE-
TIRED.
a/k/a 807 RENN DRIVE NW, MOORE
HAVEN, FL 33471
at public sale, to the highest and
best bidder, for cash, at the front
steps of the Glades Courthouse,
south entrance, 500 Avenue J, Moore
Haven, FL, 33471, Florida, at eleven
o'clock a.m., on October 7, 2010.
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the lis pendens must file a
claim within 60 days after the sale.
Dated at Moorehaven, Florida, this
3rd day of September, 2010
Joe Flint
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Kimberly L. Clement
Deputy Clerk
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERI-
CAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT, PER-
SONS NEEDING A SPECIAL
ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE
IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CON-
TACT THE SENIOR DEPUTY COURT
ADMINISTRATOR WHOSE OFFICE IS
LOCATED AT THE LEE COUNTY JUS-
TICE CENTER, ROOM 1213, 1700
MONROE STREET, FT. MYERS,
FLORIDA 33901, TELEPHONE NUM-
BER (239) 335-2299;
1-800-955-8770 (V), VIA FLORIDA
RELAY SERVICE, NOT LATER THAN
SEVEN (7) DAYS PRIOR TO THE
PROCEEDING.
365323 CGS 9/9,16/2010


Notice of RFO Ranking Meeting
Hendry County
Notice is hereby given that there will be a meeting for ranking the response
es to RFO 2010-30, Drainage Improvements in the North LaBelle MSBU, to
Roy Brown Canal and Ivan Outfall. It will be held on September 15, 2010 at
9:00 A.M., in Conference Room A-118, 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL
33935.
There will be a meeting for presentations by the top 3 ranked firms on Sep
tember 20, 2010 at 1:00 P.M., in Conference Room A-118, 165 S. Lee
Street, LaBelle, FL 33935.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made with respect to any matter
considered at this meeting, he/she will need a record of the proceedings,
and that, for such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim
record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and
evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
364770 CB/CN 9/9/10


Notice of RFQ Ranking Meeting
Hendry County
Notice is hereby given that there will be a meeting for ranking the response
es to RFQ 2010-34, Design of Connection of Sky Valley Subdivision to US
27. It will be held on September 14, 2010 at 9:00 A.M., in Conference
Room A-118, 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL 33935.
There will be a meeting for presentations by the top 3 ranked firms on Sep
member 16, 2010 at 8:00 A.M., in the County Commission Chamber, Room
A-148, 25 E. Hickpochee Ave., LaBelle, FL 33935.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made with respect to any matter
considered at this meeting, he/she will need a record of the proceedings,
and that, for such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim
record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and
evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
364756 CB/CN 9/9/10


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OFTHE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CASE NO. 09-CA-91
H&R BLOCK BANK,
Plaintiff,
VS.
SERAPIO CEBRIAN MENDEZ a/k/a
SERAPIO CEBRIAN-MENDEZ and RA-
MONA CEBRIAN, his wife, JANE DOE,
JOHN DOE; etal.
Defendants
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant
to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure
dated August 10, 2010, and entered
in Case No. 09-CA-91, of the Circuit
Court of the Twentieth Judicial Cir-
cuit in and for GLADES County, Flori-
da. H&R BLOCK BANK, is Plaintiff and
SERAPIO CEBRIAN MENDEZ A/KJA
SERAPIO CEBRIAN-MENDEZ; RAMO-
NA CEBRIAN, are defendants. I will
sell to the highest and best bidder
for cash at the FRONT STEPS,
SOUTH DOOR of the Courthouse;
500 Avenue J, Moore Haven, at
11:00 a.m., on the 7th day of Octo-
ber, 2010, the following described
property as set forth in said Final
Judgment, to wit:
A TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND
LYING IN SECTION 27, TOWN-
SHIP 42 SOUTH, RANGE 29
EAST GLADES COUNTY FLORI-
DA DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:
COMMENCING AT THE SOUTH-
EAST CORNER OF SAID SECTION
27 RUN N 00 15' 00" E. ALONG
THE EAST LINE OF SECTION 27
A DISTANCE OF 1568.71 FEET
TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING
OF THE LANDS HEREIN DE-
SCRIBED.
FROM SAID POINT OF BEGIN-
NING RUN N 890 07' 55" W. A
DISTANCE OF 622.49 FEET;
THENCE N 000 15' 00" E. A DIS-
TANCE OF 350.00 FEET THENCE
S 890 07' 55" E. A DISTANCE OF
622.49 FEET TO THE EAST LINE
OF SAID SECTION 27; THENCE S
000 15' 00" W. ALONG THE EAST
LINE OF SAID SECTION 27 A
DISTANCE OF 650.00 FEET TO A
POINT OF BEGINNING
CONTAINING 5.0 ACRES, MORE
OR LESS.
IMPORTANT In accordance with the
Americans with Disabilities Act, if you
are a person with a disability who
needs any accommodation in order
to participate in this proceeding, you
are entitled, at no cost to you, to
provision of certain assistance.
Please contact the Court Administra-
tor at 500 AVENUE J, ROOM 102,
MOORE HAVEN, FL 33471. Phone
No. 863-946-6010 within 2 working
days of your receipt of this notice or
pleading.
Dated this 3rd day of September,
2010.
JOE FLINT
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
BY: Kim Clement
As Deputy Clerk
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the Lis Pendens must file a
claim within 60 days after the sale.
VanNess Law Firm, PA.
1239 E. Newport Center Drive
Suite #110
Deerfield Beach, Florida 33442
Phone (954) 571-2031
Fax (954) 571-2033
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FORGLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL ACTION
CASE NO. 22-2008-CA-000296

CHASE HOME FINANCE LLC,
Plaintiff,
vs
FRANCISCO CARDONA, JR., et al,
Defendant(s).
NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED
FORECLOSURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur-
suant to an Order Rescheduling Fore-
closure Sale dated August 5, 2010,
2010 and entered in Case NO.
22-2008-CA-000296 of the Circuit
Court of the TWENTIETH Judicial Cir-
cuit in and for GLADES County, Flori-
da wherein CHASE HOME FINANCE
LLC, is the Plaintiff and FRANCISCO
CARDONA, JR.; SUSANA ESTRADA;
ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER,
AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED
INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANTS) WHO
ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR
ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN
PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST
AS SPOUSE, HEIRS, DEVISEES,
GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS;
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSION-
ERS OF GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA;
TENANT #1 N/K/A TRACY CARDO-
NA; TENANT #2 N/K/A ALEJANDRO
CARDONA; are the Defendants, I will
sell to the highest and best bidder
for cash at STEPS OF THE GLADES
COUNTY COURTHOUSE at 11:00AM,
on the 7 day of October, 2010, the
following described property as set
forth in said Final Judgment:
LOT 14, BLOCK A, MOORE
HAVEN RIVER GARDENS, AC-
CORDING TO THE PLAT
THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT
BOOK 4, PAGE 130, OF THE
PUBLIC RECORDS OF GLADES
COUNTY, FLORIDA.
A/K/A 834 THATCHER BLVD,
MOORE HAVEN, FL 334710000
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the Lis Pendens must file a
claim within sixty (60) days after the
sale.
WITNESS MY HAND and the seal
of this Court on September 2, 2010.
Joe Flint,
Clerk of the Circuit Court

By: Kim Clement
Deputy Clerk
Florida Default Law Group, PL.
P.O. Box 25018
Tampa, Florida 33622-5018
F08105819-CHASEDIRECT-SPECFHLMC--
**See Americans with
Disabilities Act** In accordance
with the Americans with
Disabilities Act, persons needing
special accommodation to par-
ticipate in this proceeding
should contact the Deputy Court
Administrator whose office is lo-
cated at Lee County Justice Cen-
ter, Room 3112, 1700 Monroe
Street, Fort Myers, Florida
33901, telephone number
(813) 335-2299; 1-800955-8771
(TDD), or 1-800-955-8770 (v),
via Florida Relay Service, not
later than seven (7) days prior
to the proceeding.
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR GLADESCOUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 10-CA-000061
SUNCOAST SCHOOLS FEDERAL
CREDIT UNION,
Plaintiff,
v.
JOHN BIRD; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF
JOHN BIRD; LISA ANNETTE SIMS-
BIRD; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LISA
ANNETTE SIMS-BIRD; DISCOVERY
MARKETING & DISTRIBUTING, INC.,
ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER,
AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED
INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANTS WHO ARE
NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR
ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN
PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST
AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES,
GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS;
TENANT #1; TENANT #2,
Defendants.
NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to
Final Judgment of Foreclosure for
Plaintiff entered in this cause, in the
Circuit Court of GLADES County,
Florida, I will sell the property situat-
ed in GLADES County, Florida de-
scribed as:
THE NORTH 1/2 OF THE NORTH 1/2
OF THE SOUTH 1/2 OF THE
NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE SOUTH-
WEST 1/4 OF SECTION 24, TOWN-
SHIP 42 SOUTH, RANGE 28 EAST,
GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA. TO-
GETHER WITH THE NON-EXCLU-
SIVE RIGHT IN INGRESS AND
EGRESS AS RECORDED IN O.R.
BOOK 69, PAGE 526, PUBLIC
RECORDS OF GLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA TOGETHER WITH A 1991
SKYLINE MOBILE HOME WITH VIN
# 03610469D.
and commonly known as: 2650 Fern-
wood Lane Southwest, LaBelle, Flori-
da 33935, at public sale, to the
highest and best bidder, for cash, at
the Glades County Courthouse on the
Courthouse steps, 500 Avenue J.
Moorehaven, FL 33471., on October
7, 2010, at 11:00 A.M.
ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTER-
EST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE
OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A
CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE
SALE.
If you are a person with a disability
who needs any accommodaton in
order to participate in this proceed-
ing, you are entitled, at no cost to
you, to the provision of certain assis-
tance. Please contact Ken Kellum,
Court Operations Manager, whose
office is located at Lee County Jus-
bice Center, 1700 Monroe St., Ft.
Myers, FL 33901, and whose tele-
phone number is (239)533-1700,
within two working days of your re-
ceipt of this Notice of Sale; if you are
hearing or voice impaired, call
1-800-955-8771.
Dated this September 3, 2010.
Joe Flint
Clerk of the Circuit Court
By:Kimberly L. Clement
Deputy Clerk
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO.: 22-2009-CA-000144

ONE WEST BAK, FS.B.,
Plaintiff,
VS.
LUIS M. CALVO; NICOLETA FARAN-
DATO CALVO A/K/A NICOLETA F
CALVO A/K/A NICOLETA CALVO; UN-
KNOWN TENANTSS; IN POSSES-
SION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY,
Defendants.

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursu-
ant to a Final Judgment of Foreclo-
sure dated the 3 day of September,
2010, and entered in Case No.
22-2009-ca-000144, of the Circuit
Court of the 20TH Judicial Circuit in
and for Glades County, Florida,
wherein ONE WEST BANK, FS.B. is
the Plaintiff and LUIS M CALVO;
NICOLETA FARANDATO CALVO
A/K/A NOCLETA F CALVO A/K/A
NICOLETA CALVO; UNKNOWN TEN-
ANT(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE
SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants.
I will sell to the highest and best bid-
der for cash at the AT FRONT STEPS,
SOUTH DOOR OF COURTHOUSE at
the Glades County Courthouse in
Moore Haven, Florida, at 11:00 a.m.
on the 7 day of October, 2010, the
following described property as set
forth in said Final Judgment, to wit:
LOT 16, BLOCK A, MOORE
HAVEN RIVER GARDENS, AC-
CORDING TO THE PLAT
THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT
BOOK 4, PAGE 130, PUBLIC
RECORDS OF GLADES
COUNTY, FLORIDA.

ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTER-
EST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE
SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE
OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A
CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE
SALE.
If you a person with a disability
who needs any accommodation in
order to participate in this proceed-
ing, you are entitled, at no cost to
you, to the provision of certain assis-
tance. Please contact Sheila Mann,
Court Operatons Manager, whose
office is located at the Lee County
Justice Center, 1700 Monroe Street,
Fort Myers, Florida 33901, and
whose telephone number is
(239) 533-1700 at least 7 days be-
fore your scheduled court appear-
ance, or immediately upon receiving
this notification if the bme before the
scheduled appearance is less than 7
days; if you are hearing or voice im-
paired, call 711.
Dated this 3rd day of September,
2010.
Joe Flit
Clerk Of The Circuit Court
By: Kimberly L. Clement
Deputy Clerk
Law Office of Marshall C. Watson
1800 NW 490 Street, Suite 120
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
Telephone: (954) 453-0365
Facsimile: (954) 771-6052
Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT IN AND FOR
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
CIVIL ACTION
CASE NO.: 26-2008-CA-001059
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,
Plaintiff,
vs.
JULIA SISSY ECHEVARRIA, et al,
Defendant(s).
NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED
FORECLOSURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur-
suant to an Order Rescheduling Fore-
closure Sale dated August 18, 2010
and entered in Case No. 26-2008-
CA-001059 of the Circuit Court of the
TWENTIETH Judicial Circuit in and
for HENDRY County, Florida wherein
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., is the
Plaintiff and JULIA SISSY ECHEVAR-
RIA; are the Defendants, I will sell to
the highest and best bidder for cash
at IN FRONT OF THE OFFICE OF THE
CLERK OF THE COURT, BEING THE
SECOND FLOOR HALLWAY OF THE
HENDRY COUNTY ADMINISTRATION
BUILDING CORNER OF HIGHWAY 80
AND 29TH SOUTH, LABELLE, FLORI-
DA at 11:00AM, on the 22nd day of
September, 2010, the following de-
scribed property as set forth in said
final Judgment:

THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE
NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTH-
EAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4
2.5 ACRES, TRACTS 5161 AND
5162 SUBDIVISION, ACCORD-
ING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RE-
CORDED IN THE PUBLIC
RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY,
FLORIDA.
A/K/A 690 AVENIDA DEL SUR,
CLEWISTON, FL 33440
Any person claiming an interest in
the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-
er than the property owner as of the
date of the Lis Pendens must file a
claim within sixty (60) days after the
sale.
WITNESS MY HAND and the seal
of this Court on August 23, 2010.
Barbara S. Butler
Clerk of the Circuit Court
By: J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk
Florida Default Law Group, RL.
PO. Box 25018
Tampa, Florida 33622-5018
F08082269
**See Americans with
Disabilities Act** In accordance
with the Americans with
Disabilities act, persons needing
a special accommodation to par-
ticipate in this proceeding
should contact the Deputy Court
Administrator whose office is lo-
cated at Lee County Justice Cen-
ter, Room 3112, 1700 Monroe
Street, Fort Myers, Florida
33901, telephone number
(813)335-2299; 1-800-955-
8771 (TDD), or 1-800-955-8770
(v), via Florida Relay Service,
not later than seven (7) days
prior to this proceeding.
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Notice of Sheriff's Sale

Notice is hereby given that pursu-
ant to a Writ of Execution issued
in the Circuit Court of Dade
County, Florida, on the 7th day
of June, 2010 in the cause
wherein Leon Wildstein is plain-
tiff and Daniel Perez is defen-
dant, being Case number
2009-19929CA 13, in said
Court, I, Steve Whidden, as Sher-
iff of Hendry County, Florida have
levied upon all the right, titue and
interest of the defendant Daniel
Perez, in and to the following de-
scribed property, to-wit:

Lots 11 and 12, Block 2041, PORT
LABELLE UNIT 2 a subdivision ac-
cording to the Plat thereof record-
ed in Plat Book 3 Page 60 of the
Public Records of Hendry County,
Florida. Parcel nos. 4 29 43
10-020-2041-012.0 and 4 29 43
10-020-2041-011.0 a/k/a 3016
and 3018 Base Ct, LaBelle FL

Lot 15, Block 2059 PORT LA-
BELLE UNIT 2, a subdivision ac-
cording to the Plat thereof
recorded in Plat Book 3, Page 60
of the Public Records of Hfendry
County, Florida. Parcel no. 4 29
43 10-020-2059-015.0 a/k/a 3015
W Briarwood Circle, LaBelle FL

Lot 8, Block 2206, PORT LABELLE
UNIT 7, a subdivision according to
the Plat thereof recorded in Plat
Book 3, Page 116 of the Public
Records of Hendry County Florin-
da. Parcel no. 4 29 43
10-070-2206-008.0 a/k/a 7016 Al-
ton Ct, LaBelle FL

The North /2 of the Southeast /4
of the Northwest 14 of the South-
west '4 of the Southwest 14 of
Section 35, Township 44 South,
Range 32 East, Hendry County,
Florida. Also known as Lot 3755
Montura Ranch Estates. SubJect
to easement for an access road of
the east 30 feet thereof Parcel
no. 132 44
35-AOO-0168.0000 a/k/a 830 S
Isora St, Montura Ranches, La-
Belle FL

And on the 23rd day of Septem-
ber, 2010 at the Hendry County
Sheriff's Office, LaBelle, Florida, at
the hour of 11:00am, or as soon
thereafter as possible, I will offer
for sale all the said defendant's,
Daniel Perez right, tle and in-
terest in the aforesaid property, at
public auction and will sell the
same, subject to taxes, all prior li-
ens, encumbrances and judg-
ments, if any, to the highest
bidder for CASH IN HAND, the
proceeds to be applied as far as
may be to the payment of costs
and the satisfaction of the above-
described execution.

Steve Whidden
Sheriff
Hendry County, Florida
By: Lieutenant Andy Lewis
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY,
FLORIDA
CIVIL DIVISION
CASE NO. 09-1160-CA
PREMIER AMERICAN BANK, N.A.,
d/b/a FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK,
a Florida corporation,
Plaintiff
vs.
JAMES M. LONG, JR., an unmarried
man, and OLDE CYPRESS COMMU-
NITY BANK, a Florida corporation,
and all unknown parties claiming by,
through, under, and against the
above-named Defendants who are
not known to be dead or alive,
whether as unknown parties may
claim an interest as spouse, heirs,
devisees, grantees, or other clai-
mants,
Defendants.
NOTICE OF SALE
Notice is given that pursuant to the
final judgment dated 8/23/2010, in
Case No. 09-1160-CA of the Circuit
Court of the Twentieth Judicial Cir-
cuit in and for Hendry County, Flori-
da, in which PREMIER AMERICAN,
N.A., d/b/a FLORIDA COMMUNITY
BANK is the plaintiff and JAMES M.
LONG, JR., is the defendant, I will
sell to the highest and best bidder
for cash at Main Clerk's Office on the
2nd Floor of the Hendry County
Courthouse, 25 East Hichpoochee
Avenue, corner of S.R. 80 and High-
way 29, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00
A.M., on Sept. 22, 2010, the follow-
ing described property set forth in
the Final Judgment:
The West V2 of the East one-half
of the West one-half of the South
one-half of the Southwest one-
quarter of the Northeast one-quar-
ter, Section 26, Township 46
South, Range 29 South, Hendry
County, Florida, less the North 30
feet for road right-of-way.
Dated this 26th day of August, 2009.
BARBARA S. BUTLER
Clerk of Circuit Court
By: J. Bevis
Deputy Clerk
364785 CN 9/2,9/10



PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING
OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVIS-
ORS OF THE CENTRAL COUNTY
WATER CONTROL DISTRICT.
You are hereby notified that the
Regular Meeting of the Board of Su-
pervisors of the Central County Wa-
ter Control District will be hold on
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at
7pm at the Central County Confer-
ence Room located at 475 S. Cab-
bage Palm St. Montura Ranch
Estates, Clewiston, Florida. The pur-
pose of this meeting is to transact
any and all business which may
come before the Board. If a person
decides to appeal the decision of the
Board of Supervisors with respect to
any matter considered at the public
meebng or hearing herein referred
he or she may need to insure that a
verbatim record of the proceedings is
made, which record includes the tes-
timony and evidence upon which the
appeal is based.
365023 CB/CGS 9/9/2010



NOTICE TO BIDDERS
The School Board of Hen-
dry County
will be accepting sealed bids until
September 14, 2010 for Bid
#Q11-0003, Milk Cooler, Hot Holding
Double Cabinet, Commercial Refrig-
erator, Double Deck LP Gas Convec-
tion Oven, Specificabtions will be
available at the board's finance office
at 111 Curry Street in LaBelle. Call
(863) 674 4100 to have the specs
faxed or mailed.
Hendry County School Board
Sally Berg, Chairman
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The following vehicles will be sold at
public auction on September 20,
2010 at 10:00 a.m. at Clewiston
Towing, 600 E. Sugarland Hwy., Cle-
wiston, FL 33440:
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REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS FOR
SR 80 LIGHTING DESIGN IN HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
FM #416230-1-38-01
RFQ. No: 2010-29
OPENING DATE: Friday, September 17, 2010 at 2:00 pm
Hendry County is seeking engineering firms interested in providing profes-
sional services in connection with design of street lighting along SR 80 at
East Cowboy Way, Cedarwood Parkway, Birchwood Parkway, Collingswood
Parkway and Forrey Drive in Hendry County, Florida. Firms submitting must
have expertise in construction design services for lighting on a State High-
way System and other requirements that FDOT may impose in the LAP
Agreement. Proposers shall have all services available in-house or may pro-
pose multiple firms, which have joined together to provide the various re-
quired disciplinary services in order to offer a complete submission.
Individuals and firms properly registered in the State of Florida are encour-
aged to submit their qualifications for consideration. All submittals (see Part
IV, Submission Requirements) received in response to this RFQ will be re-
viewed by a County Evaluation Committee. In order to be considered, sub-
mittals must be received by the Board of County Commissioners at the C. E.
Hall Building (Clerk's Office) in the Hendry County Courthouse Complex, 25
E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle Florida by 2:00 p.m., September 17, 2010,
at which time all responses to this request will be recorded in the presence
of one or more witnesses.
A copy of the Instructions and RFQ Documents can be obtained from the
Henry County Purchasing Office, located at 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL
for pick up), Post Office Box 2340, LaBelle, FL 33975 (mailing address) of
by calling (863) 675-5222. Instructions and RFQ documents will be emailed
upon request; however, Hendry County will not guarantee the accuracy or
completeness of documents sent via email.
The solicitation does not commit Hendry County to award any contracts, to
pay any costs incurred in the preparation of a response to this RFQ, or to
contract for any services. The County reserves the right to reject any or all
submittals received as a result of this solicitation, or to cancel in part or in
its entirety this RFQ, if it is in the best interest of the County to do so.
The Evaluation Committee will meet on September 21st, 2010 at 1:00 p.m.
at the Administrative Conference Room located at 165 S. Lee Street, La-
Belle, FL 33935 to short list the proposals. Presentabons of the short listed
firms will be held on September 23rd, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at the Administra-
tive Conference Room located at 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL 33935.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County
Commission with respect to any matter considered at this evaluation com-
mittee meetings, he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for
such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the
proceedings is made, which record includes the testmony and evidence
upon which the appeal is to be based.
Hendry County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks Mi-
nority and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise participation.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
Janet B. Taylor, Chairwoman
363251 CN/CB 8/19, 26, 9/2, 9/10

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DESIGNING A SIDEWALK ON WEST COWBOY WAY FROM AMANDA
STREET TO WALLEN STREET AND CARLYLE STREET TO SR 29 IN
HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
FM #4128104-1-38-01
RFQ. No: 2010-37
OPENING DATE: Friday October 15, 2010 at 2:00 pm
Hendry County is seeking engineering firms interested in providing profes-
sional services in connection with design of a sidewalk along West Cowboy
Way from Amanda Street to Wallen Street and Carlyle Street to SR 29 in
Hendry County, Florida. Firms submitting must have expertise in construc-
tion design services for a sidewalk along West Cowboy Way from Amanda
Steet to Wallen Street and Carlyle Street to SR 29 in Hendry County and
other requirements that FDOT may impose in the LAP Agreement. Propos-
ers shall have all services available inhouse or may propose multiple firms,
which have joined together to provide the various required disciplinary ser-
vices in order to offer a complete submission. Individuals and firms proper-
ly registered in the State of Florida are encouraged to submit their
qualifications for consideration. All submittals (see Part IV, Submissions Re-
uirements)received in response to this RFQ will be reviewed by a County
valuation Committe. In order to be considered, submitals must be re-
ceived by the Board of County Commissioners at the C. E. Hall Building
(Clerk's Office) in the Hendry County Courthouse Complex, 25 E. Hickpoch-
ee Avenue, LaBelle Florida by 2:00 p.m., October 15th, 2010, at which time
all responses to this request will be recorded in the presence of one or more
witnesses.
A copy of the Instructions and RFQ Documents can be obtained from the
Henry County Purchasing Office, located at 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL
(for pick up), Post Office Box 2340, LaBelle, FL 33975 (mailing address) or
by calling (863) 675-5220. Instructions and RFQ documents will be emailed
upon request; however, Hendry County will not guarantee the accuracy or
completeness of documents sent via email.
The solicitation does not commit Hendry County to award any contracts, to
pay any costs incurred in the preparation of a response to this RFQ, or to
contract for any services. The County reserves the right to reject any or all
submittals received as a result of this solicitation, or to cancel in part or in
its entirety this RFQ, if it is in the best interest of the County to do so.
The Evaluation Committee will meet on October 19th, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at
the Administrative Conference Room located at 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle,
FL 33935 to short list the proposals. Presentations of the short listed firms
will be held on October 22, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at the Administrative Confer-
ence Room, 165 S. Lee Street, LaBelle, FL 33935.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County
Commission with respect to any matter considered at this evaluation com-
mittee meeting, he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for
such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the
proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence
upon which the appeal is to be based.
Hendry County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks Mi-
nority and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise participation.
Board of County Commissioners
Janet B. Taylor, Chairwoman
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HENDRY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE
CASE NO. 22-2010-CA-000042
SUBMITTED BY: C. Gordon Swaggerty DATE: 9/28/10
WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO WACHOVIASwaggety DATE: 9/28/10
BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION SUBJECT AREA: 546 Antfraud
Plaintiff
vs. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF PURPOSE: The proposed rule establishes the
CINDY THAO NGUYEN A/K/A CINDYT NGUYEN policy for antifraud.
A/K/A CINDY NGUYEN, ET AL
Defendants. CITATION OF LEGAL AUTHORITY: 1001.32, 1001.41, 1001.42 and 1001.43
F.S.
NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45
CITATION OF SPECIFIC LEGAL REFERENCE: 1001.32, 1001.41, 1001.42
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment in and 1001.43 F.S.
Foreclosure dated AUGUST 10, 2010 and entered in Case No. 22-2010-
CA-000042 of the Circuit Court of the 20TH Judicial Circuit in and for FULL TEXT: A copy of the full text of the proposed rule may be obtained,
GLADES County, Florida, wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS SUCCES- without cost, at the Office of the Superintendent of Schools.
SOR BY MERGER TO WACHOVIA BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION is Plaintiff
and CINDY THAO NGUYEN A/K/A CINDY T NGUYEN A/K/A CINDY NGUYEN; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The proposed rule establishes the policy for re-
AS THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CINDY THAO NGUYEN A/K/A CINDY T quirements for antifraud.
NGUYEN A/K/A CINDY NGUYEN, IF ANY, TRUC THI NGUYEN A/K/A TRUC
NGUYEN;AS THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF TRUC THI NGUYEN A/K/A TRUC STATEMENT OF REGULATORY COSTS: The proposed policy revision will
NGUYEN, IF ANY; TRUC THI NGUYEN A/K/A TRUC NGUYEN, AS TRUSTEE create no additional district economic impact in excess of $100.00 except
OF THE TRUC NGUYEN LIVING TRUST DATED JULY 11, 2005; GARY VU- for the costs of printing and distributions.
ONG; AS THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF GARY VUONG, IF ANY; GARY VUONG,
AS TRUSTEE OF THE TRUC NGUYEN LIVING TRUST DATED JULY 11, 2005; LOCATION OF MEETING, TIME AND DATE: Hendry County School Board
CABBAGE WOODS RANCHES PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC.; Meeting Room, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, FL at 5:30 p.m. or as
JOHN DOE OR ANY OTHER PERSON IN POSSESSION; all unknown parties soon thereafter as the matter may be heard on September 28, 2010.
claiming by, through, under or against the named Defendant(s), whether
living or not, and whether said unknown parties claims as heirs, devisees, Notice: Any person who wishes to provide the School Board with informa-
grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, or in any other capacity, tion regarding the statement of estimated regulatory cost, or to provide a
claiming by, through under or against the named Defendant(s) are the De- proposal for a lower cost regulatory alternative must do so in writing within
fendant(s), I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the FRONT 21 days after publication of this notice.
STEPS OF THE COURTHOUSE of the GLADES County Courthouse, Florida, at
11:00 a.m., on the 7th day of October, 2010, the following described prop- Notice: If requested in writing and not deemed unnecessary by the Agen-
erty as set forth in said Order or Final Judgment, to wit: cy Head, a Rule Development Workshop will be held at a time and date to
Sbe advertised in the future.
EXHIBIT A"
Street Address: Notice: The procedure for obtaining a public hearing on this proposed rule
LOT 76 OF CABBAGE WOOD RANCH, OKEECHOBEE, FLORIDA 34972 is to request, in writing, a hearing. The request shall be submitted to the
and: Superintendent of Schools, in writing, within 21 days after publication of
lying in Section 18, Township 38 South, Range 34 East, Glades County, this notice. The request shall specify how the person requesting the public
Florida being 100.00 feet in width, and lying 50.00 feet on either side of hearing would be affected by the proposed rule. The School Board, upon
and parallel with the following described centerline: Commence at the appropriate request, shall give affected persons an opportunity to present
Northwest corner of said Section, thence bear N 890 06' 55" E, along the evidence and argument on the issues under consideration.
North line of said Section 18, for a distance of 35.00 feet to a point; thence
bear 5 00 18' 52" E, along a line 35.00 feet east of and parallel, with the Notice: Inspection and copying of all written materials constituting public
West line of said Section 18 for a distance 1333.18 feet to the point-of be- records submitted to the agency regarding draft rules may be obtained by
inning of said centerline of easement: thence bear N 891 12' 14" E for a request, in writing, to the Superintendent of Schools.
instance of 2013.66 feet to a point; thence bear S 460 12' 22" E for a dis-
tance of 446.17 feet to a point; thence bear 5580 58' 29" E for a distance of Notice: The School Board may recognize any material which may be judi-
465.28 feet to a point; thence bear N 730 51' 15" E for a distance of 435.90 cially noticed and to incorporate them into the record of the rule making
feet to a point; thence bear N 460 49' 59" E for a distance of 658.21 feel to proceeding. The School Board may incorporate material by reference into
a point; thence bear N 890 12' 14" E for a distance of 3512.17 feet to a the proposed rule.
point; thence bear N 690 45' 24" E for a distance of 359. 83 feet to a point;
thence bear N 830 52' 07" E for a distance of 116.53 feet to a point; thence Notice: If you need an accommodaton in order to participate in this pro-
bear S59 27' 30" E for a distance of 251.19 feet to a point; thence bear S cess, please notify the Superintendent of Schools at (863) 674-4642 or at
890 19' 08" E for a distance 780.42 feet to the intersection with the saw- the Hendry County Courthouse, LaBelle, Florida 33935 at least 48 hours
grass meander line and the point-of-terminus of said centerline of ease- prior to the meeting or workshop.
ment. And:
lying in Section 13, Township 38 South, Range 33 East, Glades County, Notice: If the School Board adopts the proposed rule, one certified copy of
Florida. and in Section 18, Township 38 South, Range 34 East. Glades the proposed rule shall be filed in the Office of the Superintendent of
County. Florida. being 100.00 feet in width, and lying 50.00 feet on either Schools pursuant to 120.54(3)(e), F.S.
side of and parallel with the following described centerine: 364639 CN 9/2,9,16 CB 9/16/10
Commence at the northwest corner of said Section 18. thence bear N 890
06' 55" E, along the north line of said Section 18, for a distance of 35.00
feet to a point; thence bear S 00 18' 52" E, along a line 35.00 feet east of
and parallel with the West line of said Section 18. for a distance of 3999.50
feet to the point of-beginning of said centerline of easement; thence bear S
890 20' 12" W for a distance of 2049.60 feet to the point-of-terminus of said
centerline of easement.
And:
lying in Section 18, Township 38 South, Range 34 East, Glades County.I
Florida being 100.00 feet in width, and lying 50.00 feet on either side of
and parallel with the following described Centerline: Commence at the A ir JI l l-
Northwest Corner of said Section 18, thence bear N 89 06' 55" E, along theA ir Conditioning
north line of said Section 18, for a distance of 35.00 feet to a point; thence _ _ _ __ ___
bear S 00 18' 52" E, along a line 35.00 feet East of and parallel with the
West line of said Secbtion 18, for a distance of 3850.53 feet to the point of I IT E L
beginning of said centerline of easement; thence bear N 890 16' 55"E for a AB.U* IM B N
distance of 383.59 feet to a point; thence bear S 450 43' 05" E for a dis-
tance of 210.67 feet to a point; thence bear N 890 16' 57" E for a distance Air C n t; i u I .ei i C D& eriori^ n
of 4526.19 feet to a point; thence bear N 89 00' 40" E for a distance of A Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeratlon
2215.95 feet to the intersection with the Sawgrass Meander line and the Sales Service Installation
point-of-terminus of said centerline of Easement.
Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, 24 Hour service
other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens,
must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.
WITHESS my hand and the seal of the Court this 3 day of September, 2010.
JOE FLINT, Clerk of the Circuit Court
By: Kimberly L. Clement, As Deputy Clerk
This notice is provided pursuant to Administrative Order No. 2.065,
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. if you are a person
with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in
this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to provisions of certain
assistance. Please contact the Court Administrator at 500 Avenue J, Rm,
102, Moore Haven, FL 33471. Phone No. (941) 335-2299 within 2 working t R o o ps
days of your receipt of this notice or pleading; if you are hearing impaired, l .
all 1-800-955-8771 (TDD); if you are voice impaired, call 1-800-995-8770
(V) (Via Florida Relay Services).
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Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee


Exercise
Continued From Page 1
saw the potential in bringing it back.
Originally, the project was to be located
on top of the dike. Mr. Gardner got the sup-
port and approval of the Army Corps of En-
gineers, but found out later that the rock,
some parts of it granite, was much too dif-
ficult to drill into.
The project consists of 10 exercise sta-
tions and it is now located at the Clewiston
boat ramp, about the grassy section near
where the public restrooms are located. The
group submitted its design to the city, and


was given approval.
The work has been steady going, but Mr.
Gardner hopes to have it all wrapped up in a
couple of weeks.
"We're a 50-man club in Clewiston, and
there are very many things that get done by
that club, so it's a limited number of people
who are available," Mr. Gardner said, before
thanking everyone who did chip in.
"We had a hardcore group of people like
Pepe Lopez and Kevin McCarthy, a tower of
strength since he has all the possible tools
you would need," he laughed.
Even Boy Scouts have helped.
Once they're done, the public will be in-
vited to utilize the facilities, and Mr. Gardner
hopes they will.


Submitted photo/Pepe Lopez
Rotary club members have been helping to finish up work on an exercise trail at
the Clewiston boat ramps.


AMY MCKOWN / THE CLEWISTON NEWS


Preparing for another tee off
Clewiston High SchoolTigers and the Ahfachkee are paired off for their first
match of the season which was held on Thursday, Sept. 2 at the Clewiston
Golf Course. The Clewiston Tigers claimed victory with a team total of 200 to
Ahfachkee's total of 252. Pictured from left are Taylor Pratt, Ryan Cypress,
Megan Miller and Martin Crawford.


CEO welcomes guests
Lynn Beasley, CEO of Hendry Regional Medical Center, welcomes guests
during the groundbreaking ceremony earlier this week. Thanking voters for
approving the hospital's use of money for construction of an all new emer-
gency room addition, the administrator was thankful to see the project be-
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16 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee September 9, 2010


Hendry County
*C.R. 832 (Keri Road): From S.R. 29 to
east of S.R. 29 (approx. 9 miles): Construc-
tion project--- This project consists of milling
and resurfacing and drainage improvements.
Crews will be working on final items. Motor-
ists should expect possible intermittent lane
closures. Flagmen will be on site directing
traffic. Please use extra caution when travel-
ing through the work zone. The contractor is
C.W Roberts Contracting, Inc.
*U.S. 27: From Olympia to the Industrial
Canal: Maintenance project --- The center
turn lane is closed through September while
crews work on cleaning the drainage sys-
tem. Motorists should expect slow moving
traffic and possible delays.
U.S. 27 in the City of Clewiston: North-
bound from Industrial Canal to West Circle
Drive: Maintenance project --- crews will be
making driveway and sidewalk repairs. No


lane closures are anticipated, but motorists
should expect slow moving traffic and pos-
sible delays.
S.R. 80: From Clark Street to Birchwood
Parkway: Construction project --- This proj-
ect is widening the roadway from two to
four-lanes. Motorists should expect inter-
mittent lane closures to allow vehicles and
equipment to enter and exit the work area.
The contractor has shifted traffic on Colling-
swood Parkway to the east. Please be aware
of slow moving traffic and possible delays.
The contractor is C.W. Roberts Contracting,
Inc.
*S.R. 80: From the Lee County line to
Double J Acres Road (approx. 2 miles):
Maintenance project --- Crews will be doing
shoulder repairs. No lane closures are an-
ticipated, but motorists should expect slow
moving traffic and possible delays.
*S.R. 29/LaBelle Drawbridge: Rehabilita-
tion project --- Work is underway to make


Economy's equestrian effect


Needing to feed children,
some starve horses

By Jose Jesus Zaragoza
The Clewiston News
At the point that 10 horses were recov-
ered from a site at the Big Cypress Reserva-
tion last week, their bodies had assumed the
appearance of starvation's fatigue.
A veterinarian from Lake Placid, Dr. John
Yelvington, was called down to check on the
stable and treat the horses.
In this state of "negative nitrogen bal-
ance," the veterinarian explained, the hors-
es weren't eating enough to sustain life and
their bodies began digesting muscle mass.
These were the lucky ones.
Among the horses that were still alive, of-
ficials with the Seminole Police Department
found the bodies of five more sprawled out
in different areas of the property -- some
had died long ago and had been dragged
to where the stench could not be smelled,
others had died more recently and could be
found close by.
And when he talks about it, Dr. Yelving-
ton attributes what he believes is becoming
a more common occurrence to the econo-
my. It's not right.
He certainly isn't saying so, but it's likely
why the horses have died, he says.
"We're seeing this more and more," Dr.
Yelvington says. "The economy is bad. Peo-
ple are having trouble feeding their families,
much less horses."


Chase
Continued From Page 1

to the ground and began punching her and
choked her again.
Another witness said the suspect cursed


At least in this latest case, it seems the
veterinarian may be right. Two people were
charged with felony counts of animal cruelty
in connection with the death of the horses
on Wind Clan Road.
When interviewed by police officials,
one of the suspects was honest about it: he
didn't have money to feed the horses.
Dr. Yelvington receives calls from around
the area, reports of horses being left on the
sides of roads "like stray dogs."
And then what is the normal Good Sa-
maritan who comes across the stray horses
to do? Feeding them being the natural incli-
nation, it is a well-intentioned but flawed re-
course to take, Dr. Yelvington said.
A person goes to the feed store and buys
a bag of feed, and then hopes that the horse
will recover.
"That creates a real big insulin surge in
a horse's body," the veterinarian explains.
"The heart needs potassium to beat and
after this high carbohydrate meal, the heart
stops and they die. We're killing them with
kindness."
As for the remaining horses recovered,
Dr. Yelvington informs that lab work will
determine their actual condition. He hopes
that their organs are strong and they'll hold
up.
"Right now they're in a good grass
pasture," he said. "We'll keep our fingers
crossed and see how things go."
If you have information on abused ani-
mals, you are encouraged to contact your
local police department.


at her.
Nathan Billie was located at his resi-
dence, according to the report, and was
placed under arrest on charges of fleeing to
elude a law enforcement officer, and aggra-
vated abuse on a child. He was taken to the
Hendry County Jail.


electrical, mechanical, and structural repairs
to the bridge. This rehabilitation project will
extend the service life of the bridge 15 to 20
years with continued routine maintenance.
The 24/7 total bridge closure work has been
completed; however, motorists can expect
nightly bridge closures from 9 p.m.to 6 a.m.
beginning Sunday, Sept. 12 and continu-
ing for five nights through Thursday, Sept.
16, weather permitting. Message boards
have been placed to indicate the upcoming
nighttime closures. The bridge will remain
operational during construction and is not
expected to affect marine traffic. The project
is expected to finish early 2011. The contrac-
tor is Coastal Marine Construction.


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