<%BANNER%>
UF00028415 UFPKY NEH LSTA SLAF
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00028415/01450
 Material Information
Title: The Clewiston news
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Louis A. Morgan
Place of Publication: Clewiston Fla
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Clewiston (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Hendry County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( sobekcm )
newspaper   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Hendry -- Clewiston
Coordinates: 26.753399 x -80.9336 ( Place of Publication )
 Notes
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 2, no. 6 (Feb. 3, 1928)-
General Note: Tom Smith, editor.
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
 Record Information
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 000366793
oclc - 33429955
notis - ACA5652
lccn - sn 95047264
System ID: UF00028415:01477
 Related Items
Preceded by: Clewiston progress


This item is only available as the following downloads:

( PDF )


Full Text

PAGE 1

BY MELISSA BELTZ mbeltz@newszap.comThe long-anticipated Splash Pad could be open in time for the July Fourth holiday, according to Lance Ramer, director of leisure services for Clewiston Parks and Recreation. The schematics for the Splash Pad were approved at the last city commission meeting, with a caveat that Ramer downsize the Pad in order to cut current costs and to save on future maintenance costs. “We got the OK at the last commission meeting. We are going to start saw cutting and I ordered the elements [for the Splash Pad] last week,” said Ramer, “We’re getting it ready just as soon as we can.” According to Ramer, the Splash Pad will contain plenty of elements for everyone to enjoy and will feature a Family Zone and a Toddler Zone, along with two different shade structures. The Family Zone will have several different elements, including nozzles, which shoot water up from the ground, and dumping buckets. The Toddler Zone will have a bell shower and bubblers, which release water with less pressure than those in the Family Zone. The shade structures will be there for parents to enjoy while their children play and can also be used for parties and events, according to Ramer. The Splash Pad is being constructed “in-house,” utilizing Clewiston’s Public Works, Water, Electric and Recreation Department staff, instead of hiring an outside company to do the construction. According to Ramer, this cuts costs signi cantly, but leads to a longer construction time, because if something happens in the city and the staff are called to x it, work on the Splash Pad will be halted. So when will the Splash Pad be open to the public? By the July Fourth holiday, anticipates Ramer. “I don’t think it’s going to take that long, we should be ready without hesitation by the Fourth of July,” says Ramer. “It’s going to be a gem in our little park system.” Despite drop in rate, Hendry County unemployment is still the highest in the state of FloridaBY MELISSA BELTZ mbeltz@newszap.comHendry County’s unemployment rate has fallen into the single digits for the rst time since May 2008, according to a report released in May by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). The report shows both seasonally and non-seasonally adjusted rates of unemployment for non-agricultural jobs. According to the report, Hendry County’s unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) for April 2013 was 9.9 percent, a 0.1 percent decrease from last month. The unemployment rate fell signi cantly from one year ago. In April 2012, Hendry County’s unemployment rate was 11.6 percent, which means a decrease of 1.7 percent in one year, according to the report. Although this downward trend is encouraging, Hendry County still has the highest unemployment rate in the state. Florida’s statewide unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) is 6.8 percent. The state has also been experiencing a downward trend in unemployUnemployment Dips into Single Digits DRIVE A NEW 2013 FOCUS SE FOR ONLY $179 PER MONTH*24 month lease with approved credit through Ford Credit. $2209 plus tax, title, & license due at signing. Includes “rst month payment, $0 security deposit, acquisition fee, & capitalized cost reduction.*Stock #13C103. 20 cent per mile over 10500 per year. Includes $500 RCL Bonus Cash. See dealer for details. More to choose from with similar savings. Image is for illustration purposes only. Offer ends 06/30/13. T, M R R W S I L B FORTUNE P V. N SEE UNEMPLOYMENT  8 Clewiston Making a Splash on July Fourth Holiday Florida Crystals Corp., U.S. Sugar Corp., and Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida celebrate Governor Rick Scott’s signing of the Everglades restoration legislation put forward by Representative Matt Caldwell and Senator Wilton Simpson. This important change to Florida law re ects an agreement by farmers, policymakers, and environmental advocates. The measure enjoyed unanimous passage in both the Florida House and Senate. The new law aligns Florida statute with the bipartisan Everglades plan that Governor Scott and the Obama administration agreed to last year. The agreement is providing a critical step forward by aiming to move past litigation and commit to nishing restoration. There will now be a framework Gov. Scott Signs Historic Everglades RestorationGovernor Rick Scott’s signature codi es nal phase of Everglades restoration, which recognizes the crucial role of Florida farmers COURTESY PHOTO SEE RESTORATION  6 “It’s going to be a gem in our little park system.”— Lance Ramer

PAGE 2

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 3

Chemical Dependence Anonymous MeetingsChemical Dependence Anonymous (CDA) meetings are being held on Mondays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. at Clewiston Gospel Ministries Church, located at 6800 Flaghole Road. This is a 12-step program for drugs and alcohol. If you would like to know more about this group, please contact Gene at 863-983-4437.540 Hours of VPK Available for Pre-K StudentsApply now for your four-year-old to be placed in a lottery for a school-year, full day PreKindergarten opportunity to be held at two district school sites. For more information, please call 863-6744108 or 863-983-1508. Application packets can be picked up at 475 E. Osceola in Clewiston or at 111 Curry Street in LaBelle. Children must turn four years old on or before Sept. 1, 2013. Applications must be completed by May 31.AA Meetings at St. Martin’s ChurchThere will be AA meetings on Mondays and Wednesdays at 7 p.m., held at St. Martin’s Church at 207 N. W.C. Owens in Clewiston.CHS Class Reunion ‘03 OrganizesAttention Class of ‘03, as the 10-year class reunion approaches, we are asking all ‘03 graduates to please contact Dana Jo Alley-Vallejo at 863-599-1718 or by email at chs.classof2003@ yahoo.com with your contact information. The reunion is scheduled for Saturday, June 22. Please help us contact all of our classmates by passing this information along.Vacation Bible School Faith Lutheran ChurchFaith Lutheran Church, on the corner of Cedar and Saginaw, is once again hosting Vacation Bible School from June 17 21. This year’s theme is ‘TELL IT on the MOUNTAIN where Jesus Christ is Lord.’ Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. and is free for any child attending Vacation Bible School. The program will begin at 6 p.m. and end at 8 p.m. Children who will be in Kindergarten through 8th grade next year can participate. Your child will enjoy themselves with lots of singing, Bible stories, crafts and more. Please register early by calling Joan Koch at 863-885-1017. She will be happy to help you register.Vacation Bible School First United Methodist ChurchFirst United Methodist Church of Clewiston is hosting Vacation Bible School on Monday, June 10 through Friday, June 14, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The program will begin with a light supper starting at 5:30 p.m. and then have programs and activities for Pre-K through 5th grade. This event will feature a western theme this year, with Gospel Light’s “Sonwest Roundup”. Call Alice for questions or more information, 863-983-5269. COMMUNITY NEWS AND INFORMATION 2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 3 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 Financial services rm makes the prestigious list for the rst timeThe Clewiston-area nancial services rm, Edward Jones, broke into the FORTUNE 500, as published by FORTUNE Magazine. FORTUNE Magazine’s annual listing ranks the largest U.S. companies by revenue. Edward Jones debuted on this years list at No. 491, with more than $5 billion in revenue for 2012. “Edward Jones will continue to grow to meet the needs of our clients now and in the future,” said Edward Jones Managing Partner Jim Weddle. “By serving long-term individual investors and providing them with excellent client service, we can make a signi cant difference in their lives.” The full list and related stories appear in the May 20 issue of FORTUNE and at www.fortune.com. Edward Jones provides nancial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its af liate, in Canada. Every aspect of the rm’s business, from the types of investment options offered to the location of branch of ces, is designed to cater to individual investors in the communities in which they live and work. Breaking into the FORTUNE 500 List WANT TO SUBMIT NEWS? events? | photos? | tips? | stories ? Send us an e-mail at clewnews@newszap.com FIND US ON FACEBOOK!Search ‘Clewiston News’

PAGE 4

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 4 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 To Graduates: The Place and Gift of FaithBY REVEREND SAMUEL S. THOMAS, PH. D.+ Saint Martins Church When I attended my high school reunion recently, the building I remembered had been torn down but a souvenir was kept: a mosaic placed in the oor by one student's father who was a tile-setter. It was a Conestoga wagon; our team was the "Pioneers". We hoped to be pioneers in our generation, discovering, inventing, leading, overcoming, moving the country and the world forward. The mosaic was mounted in the replacement building, serving as a symbol to those in their generations that they too are pioneers with a mandate to ful ll in their futures. Our graduates today nd themselves in a different world: shifts in world power and forces yet to be reckoned with; changes that we can't yet envision that will challenge us for solutions or destroy life; horizons that will bring a richer and fuller life to those who will be the 21st century; the ravages of war, crime and addiction that will destroy the opportunities for that life. As I thought about the future, I re ected on some of the novels about others who lived during periods of great upheavals. "Gone With the Wind" is one such novel, "Dr. Zhivago" is another, "The Sound of Music" is another, "The Deerhunter" is another. They are classics about people caught up in the cataclysmic events of their generations and are changed. What is observed is that they continue on in spite of it all. There is something about that basic character of those who move on to another life that carries them through. Maybe that's our story too. Our basic character will also take us through the changes thrust upon us if we have something that gives us strength to see the big picture and be true to who we are meant to be. That comes in faith; it is God who gives us that character. We need to be attuned to it when all of the noise and calamity in the world seeks to seduce us into pessimism, loss and tragedy. The Gospel is also such a story; a Messiah who came against the background of what was going on in His time; an enemy army occupying the land, despotic governments run by crazy tyrants, betrayals, petty groups grappling and ghting one another for power, (and re ecting that maybe we don't have it so bad after all!). In spite of it all, 12 people are called and attract others by their believing, teaching and showing in their lives, being who God called them to be, saying "This is what we're really all about!" Soon there were hundreds, then thousands, then millions. Changes continue but the basic character goes on. God within us continues, "behold, thou are fearfully and wonderfully made (Psalm 139:13)." He who made us, implanted His image in us, gave us a world to cherish, surrounded us with others who become special to us and witnesses to that image of Him; these things tell us who we really are and why we are here. Even when things are confusing, or when the world makes no sense, search for that image of God within, seek to be who God intends us to be, listen to the still small voice. Each year at this time, we celebrate with our graduates; we offer our congratulations, we remember our own graduations and look back about how things have changed. In spite of it all, the gospel message gives us a reason to hope, made in God's image, made well, made to go on. Search out that message for yourself, nd God's destiny for you, ful ll it and the world will be yours no matter what. There is another term we use: "commencement" and perhaps it better captures "graduation," a milestone but also a beginning. You're on your way; go for it, seek God and in doing so you will become who He has made you to be, whole and at one in His world, His people, and nally in the life to come. Religion Column "Even when things are confusing, or when the world makes no sense; search for that image of God within, seek to be who God intends us to be, listen to the still small voice."— Samuel S. Thomas

PAGE 5

Era of high activity for Atlantic hurricanes continuesIn its 2013 Atlantic hurricane season outlook issued this week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center is forecasting an active or extremely active season this year. For the six-month hurricane season, which begins June 1, NOAA’s Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook says there is a 70 percent likelihood of 13 to 20 named storms (winds of 39 mph or higher), of which seven to eleven could become hurricanes (winds of 74 mph or higher), including three to six major hurricanes (Category 3, 4 or 5; winds of 111 mph or higher). These ranges are well above the seasonal average of 12 named storms, six hurricanes and three major hurricanes. “With the devastation of Sandy fresh in our minds, and another active season predicted, everyone at NOAA is committed to providing lifesaving forecasts in the face of these storms and ensuring that Americans are prepared and ready ahead of time,” said Kathryn Sullivan, Ph.D., NOAA acting administrator. “ Three climate factors that strongly control Atlantic hurricane activity are expected to come together to produce an active or extremely active 2013 hurricane season. These are: A continuation of the atmospheric climate pattern, which includes a strong west African monsoon, that is responsible for the ongoing era of high activity for Atlantic hurricanes that began in 1995; warmer-than-average water temperatures in the tropical Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea; and El Nio is not expected to develop and suppress hurricane formation. “This year, oceanic and atmospheric conditions in the Atlantic basin are expected to produce more and stronger hurricanes,” said Gerry Bell, Ph.D., lead seasonal hurricane forecaster with NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center. “These conditions include weaker wind shear, warmer Atlantic waters, and conducive winds patterns coming from Africa.” NOAA’s seasonal hurricane outlook is not a hurricane landfall forecast; it does not predict how many storms will hit land or where a storm will strike. Forecasts for individual storms and their impacts will be provided throughout the season by NOAA’s National Hurricane Center. New for this hurricane season are improvements to forecast models, data gathering, and the National Hurricane Center communication procedure for post-tropical cyclones. In July, NOAA plans to bring online a new supercomputer that will run an upgraded Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting (HWRF) model that provides signi cantly enhanced depictions of storm structure and improved storm intensity forecast guidance. Also this year, Doppler radar data will be transmitted in real time from NOAA’s Hurricane Hunter aircraft. This will help forecasters better analyze rapidly evolving storm conditions, and these data could further improve the HWRF model forecasts by ten to 15 percent. “The start of hurricane season is a reminder that our families, businesses, and communities need to be ready for the next big storm,” said Joe Nimmich, FEMA associate administrator for Response and Recovery. “Preparedness today can make a big difference down the line, so update your family emergency plan and make sure your emergency kit is stocked. Learn more about how you can prepare for hurricane season at www. ready.gov/hurricanes.” NOAA Predicts Active Atlantic Hurricane Season 2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 5 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 ACROSS 1 Bigger than big 5 Spender of rials 10 It makes cents 14 Hawaiian girl who adopted Stitch 15 Assume 16 Fishing, maybe 17 Bulky bovids 18 Oscar-winning composer Korngold 19 Family 20 Showy bit of plumage 23 First name in talk shows 24 Big Ten or Big East org. 25 Mae Wests request to Beulah in Im No AngelŽ 32 Place for stopand-go traffic? 35 Asian currency name meaning roundŽ 36 Plains native 37 N, in Morse code 41 Box set component 42 Selenes Roman counterpart 44 Blue moons and hens teeth 46 Quadrennial mathematics awards 50 Traveling 51 Splenda rival 55 His work was done by Friday 60 Home of H. Matisses The DanceŽ 61 Scarlet fever cause 62 Ambiance 63 Leeway 64 Refrain from singing about a farm? 65 Phooey!Ž 66 Platos promenade 67 iPad pictures 68 David and Goliaths battlefield DOWN 1 Surprise your friends, weddingwise 2 Point of resolution 3 Intestine-related 4 Notion 5 Vienna-based commercial gp. 6 70s-80s TV atticdweller 7 Fat chance!Ž 8 __ Creed 9 Cornells city 10 Millard was his vice president 11 Man, for one 12 Almost 13 Slammer 21 Early Christian year 22 __ sale 26 Stat for Justin Verlander 27 Bandleader Brown 28 1984 Olympic slalom champion 29 Truth in EngineeringŽ automaker 30 Smooth, in a way 31 They may be tight or right 32 Massage deeply 33 Sewers case 34 Unit of loudness 38 Martin Sheen, to Emilio Estevez 39 __ pro nobis 40 Bathroom renovator 43 Country band named for their home 45 Drafting implement 47 SADD concern48 Japanese immigrants grandchild 49 Sufi, e.g. 52 Garden-variety 53 Corpuscles passageway 54 Boxers restraint 55 Origin 56 TypeeŽ sequel 57 Three-layer treat 58 Dsseldorf denial 59 USN noncoms 60 Title for the starts of 20-, 25-, 37-, 46and 55Across By David Poole (c)2013 Tribune Media Services, Inc. 05/23/13 05/23/13 ANSWER TO PREVIOUS PUZZLE: xwordeditor@aol.comCrossword Puzzle

PAGE 6

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 Saturday, June 1st8am until ??Coffee & donuts availableAnne-Tiques of Moore Haven Love Seats, Antique Baby Beds, Paintings and Much More! Free set-up at the First Saturday Morning Market Call 863.801.5199for more information “Mall of Moore Haven” • 805 US Hwy. 27 6 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 The Hendry County Economic Development Council recognizes public education’s role as an economic driver and assembled an Education Improvement Task Force to partner with our local school district to take on challenges affecting public education and, in turn, the local economy. After elding concerns from Hendry County employers in regards to a general decline in overall level of communication and interview skills, the Education Task Force put together a committee with a common goal to better prepare our students to meet the needs and expectations of their future employers. The committee wanted to instill a grasp of what it is going to require to be successful in the post-graduation workforce and to convey that our local businesses are truly invested in them; that they want them to do well for themselves and for our community. Gregg Gillman, President of the Hendry County EDC, responded to this challenge by inviting a group of business owners and operators to participate in a rst time countywide initiative to provide career coaching at Clewiston and LaBelle High School. “There is a growing collaborative effort taking place in Hendry County to improve the overall quality of life, and there is no better place to start than education. The concern of our youth has always been present, it is just that now I think we are more coordinated and sitting at the same table working on solutions,” Gillman stated. Hendry County employers, including Hendry Regional Medical Center/Convenient Care, Edison State College, First Bank, CPR Tools, United States Sugar Corporation/Southern Gardens Citrus, Center State Bank, SW Florida Workforce Development, Seacoast National Bank, Hendry County, the City of LaBelle and the City of Clewiston, answered the call and joined forces to reach out to nearly 350 high school students countywide within a two-day period. Each event began with a dynamic presentation by John Benkert, EDC Board Member and owner of CPR Tools in LaBelle. Benkert’s sharp analogies made the core objectives relevant for a new generation, and his witty candor engaged his audience as he talked to the students about the objective of a resume, the importance of strong communication and interviewing skills, and professional appearance. Benkert comments, “It is important for all businesses to help groom potential employees, but that is overshadowed by the responsibility that every business has to give back to their community and what better way to do that than to encourage and teach our local youth.” After the presentation, students were given the opportunity to interact with local employers in small groups. Students heard from the people who hire locally about the importance of communicating professionally, of punctuality and attendance and of maintaining a clean driving and criminal record. They learned about the shortterm and long-term job opportunities available locally and, most importantly, about what the employers expect from the job candidates they hire. The information the students received from the presentation and business exposition was recapped through a simulated interview skit, which illustrated appropriate and inappropriate communication skills and appearance. Students watched Gillman interview fellow Task Force member Stephanie Busin as she presented the unsuccessful job candidate. His narrations pointed out the issues that factored into the candidate not being chosen for the job. Gillman then interviewed Bianca Ross of Drug Free Hendry County, who was the successful candidate, and helped the students draw comparisons between the two. Stephanie Busin, committee chairperson, said, “Grassroots initiatives, like Career Coaching Day, are important and effective on so many levels. Not only is it an opportunity for our students to take part in crucial life skills coaching, it also shows them that their communities are invested in them and their success long after they graduate. Both of which can only have a positive impact on our students and county.” Gillman wants to encourage more involvement from parents, the business community, and even Hendry County citizens who want to become part of the solution to improve Hendry County education. Business and Education Connecting for Results SUBMITTED PHOTOPictured above is Mali explaining the inner workings of banking. and necessary funding for ecosystem restoration project construction. The law calls for Florida’s sugar farmers to continue their successful onfarm Best Management Practices (BMPs), paid for entirely by farmers, and recognizes their success as has been demonstrated by a reduction of phosphorus of 55 percent over the past 17 years. It also extends the Agriculture Privilege tax, an additional payment made by Everglades Agriculture Area (EAA) farmers, until 2035. “True Everglades champions stepped forward this year to pass a thoughtful, results-oriented plan to move Everglades restoration forward and get the job done. Governor Rick Scott’s signature on this great piece of legislation is the nal act to remove the barriers that have bogged down true environmental solutions. Sugar farmers thank Governor Scott and the House and Senate leadership for the vision and great working relationship that resulted in accomplishing real restoration goals. Farmers will continue to do our part as 20-year partners in restoration, and we look forward to the bright road ahead forged through this year’s bipartisan effort,” said Pepe Fanjul, Jr., executive vice president of Florida Crystals. “This is a tremendous victory for the Everglades, and for Florida,” said Robert Coker, senior vice president of U.S. Sugar. “Collaboration and restoration have triumphed over endless and expensive litigation.” “Florida’s ‘Big Three’ -Governor Scott, Senator Simpson, Representative Caldwell -and the state agencies all should be commended for their leadership in securing such unprecedented, unanimous legislative and agricultural support and funding for the nal phase of restoration,” Coker said. “We hope this compromise begins a brighter and more productive path going forward -where we all agree to work in good faith to meet the goals and the spirit of collaboration throughout this nal phase of Everglades Restoration.” “As dedicated stewards of the environment, EAA farmers are proud to be part of the solution,” said Barbara Miedema, vice president of Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida. “We applaud the bipartisan work of policymakers and stakeholders who put their differences aside in order to move on with the job of Everglades restoration.” RestorationContinued From Page 1 Bus Drivers WantedHendry County School Board is recruiting substitute bus drivers. If anyone is interested, please contact the Transportation Department at 863-983-1516. SCHOOL BRIEFS SUBMITTED PHOTOSpeech Contest WinnersThe students at Westside competed in the Tropicana 4H Speech Contest. Two representatives from each 4th and 5th grade classroom prepared and presented a speech for a panel of judges and their peers. Westside would like to congratulate the top three winners, who will go on to compete in the Hendry County competition. We are so proud of all their hard work and wish them luck in the Finals. In rst place: Angely Rosas; in second place: Desiree Martinez; and in third place: Tyrese Holmes.

PAGE 7

BY MARGARET ENGLAND Hendry-Glades Audubon The Eurasian Collared-Dove is an increasingly common and successful invasive species that is spreading as rapidly in North American as it did in most of Western Europe. A few dozen pairs of these birds were accidently introduced in the Bahamas in the 1970s and others were released in Guadeloupe. It is believed that some of these birds made their way to Florida by the 1980s. They have colonized the urban and suburban settings in most of North America These doves have plump bodies, small heads, and long tails. They are larger and paler than Mourning Doves, but are slimmer than a Rock Pigeon. Eurasian Collared-Doves are chalky brown to gray buff with broad white patches in the tail. This dove has a narrow black crescent collar around its neck. The wings are broad and slightly rounded. Their tail is longer than a Rock Pigeon’s and is squared off at the tip, instead of pointed like a Mourning Dove’s. The oldest recorded Eurasian Collared-Dove in the wild lived to be 13 years and 8 months old. The Collared-Dove’s call is a mournful “kooKOO-kook” which may be repeated 3 to 12 times. The call is short, more impatient and more frequent than a Mourning Dove’s call. Female Collared-Doves make a softer call than the male. When excited or alarmed these doves they will make a loud ‘hwaah” sound. Eurasian ColoredDoves roost in tall trees, on wires or utility poles. They are mainly ground foragers who peck at grain and seeds scattered beneath backyard feeders or spilled at farmyards. They are one of very few bird species who can drink “head down”. They submerge their bills and suck water as though drinking through a straw. Most birds have to scoop water and tip their head back to let water run down into their throat. Their nests have been found almost any time of the year, but mainly from late winter through early autumn with a pair rearing up to six broods annually. Males will show the female nest sites in trees or on buildings. He brings the female twigs, grasses, roots, and other nesting material which he sometimes pushes directly under her. The female will build a simple platform nest lined with feathers, wood, string, wire. The pair will use the same nest for multiple broods and may renovate older nests. The female lays one to two smooth white eggs which are incubated for 14 to 19 days. Both parents feed their newly hatched chicks a fat and protein-rich “crop milk”, which is a whitish uid that comes from liquidlled cells that slough off of the lining of the bird’s crop. After 5 to 10 days they switch their chick’s diet to regurgitated seeds or fruit. The young edge when they are about 17 days old. You are invited to join local volunteers and members of the Florida Ornithological Society during the May 31 through June 2 Breeding Bird Surveys. Meet at the Port LaBelle Inn at 6:00 p.m. on Friday May 31st. Volunteers will be searching for evidence of nest building, edglings, and other nesting behaviors in order to con rm breeding birds for the Breeding Bird Atlas. For information go to: www.hendrygladesaudubon.org. Inland Birding Fun: Eurasian Collared Dove (EUCD) 2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 Free Checking We Believe In You This free business checking option is convenient and opens up a world of features to your business no matter the size. No Minimum Balance No Monthly Maintenance Fee Free Online Banking with Bill Pay Free Business Debit MasterCard 500 Free Monthly Transaction Items*We Believe In You And Your Business! Elsie Sellers Branch Manager/VP Open A New Business Checking Account & Get up to $125 OFF Standard Checks to get started! *if you deposit more than $10,000 in currency or if more than 500 items process through this account monthly on a regular basis we may notify you that the account may need to be transferred to CSB’s commercial analysis checking product. Completely Free Business Checking 205 South W.C. Owen Ave Clewiston, Fl. 33440 (863) 983-6181 7 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 PHOTO/ KENNETH COLE SCHNEIDERPictured above are Eurasian Collared-Doves.

PAGE 8

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 8 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 SUBMITTED PHOTOSClewiston Central Elementary Award WinnersPictured are the Clewiston Central Elementary award winners. Winning the Hispanic of Excellence Award (right) is Emily Salinas; and winning their rst Addition Facts Championship competition (below), against all other rst grade classes at Central, is Mrs. Parrish’s rst grade class. ment, with April being the 33rd consecutive month with positive annual job growth, according to the report. Before the positive growth trend, Florida had been losing jobs for three consecutive years. The industry gaining the most jobs was trade, transportation and utilities. The national unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) is 7.1 percent for this month. Florida, as a whole, has a lower unemployment rate than the U.S. as a whole, which is a great outlook for the state. In fact, Florida’s unemployment rate is the lowest it has been since July 2008, when it was also 6.8 percent, according to statewide historical data provided by the DEO. The statewide unemployment rate began rising steadily in 2007, reaching an all-time high in January 2010, with an unemployment rate of 11.7 percent. That same year, Hendry County reached a record 18.4 percent unemployment rate in July. Although the summer months always see the highest unemploment rate in Hendry County, the yearly average in 2010 was still 14.7 percent. Despite having the highest unemployment rate in the state, Hendry County can rejoice in the positive growth in jobs and having a single digit unemployment rate for the rst time in ve years. UnemploymentContinued From Page 1

PAGE 9

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 9 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013Arrested on 5/26/13, by Sergeant Malley For Aggravated assault with deadly weapon Se w Colin Ricketts Jr., 23Arrested on 5/25/13, by Of cer McLeod For Possession of cocaine Coli n Ri c O ca Eugene Cypress, 32 ARREST REPORT This column lists arrests, not convictions, unless otherwise stated. Anyone who is listed here and who is later found not guilty, or has the charges against them dropped, is welcome to inform the newspaper. We will con rm the information and print it. Arrested on 5/25/13, by Of cer Pilon For Larceny and Damage Property O ag Miguel Esquivel, 23Arrested on 5/20/13, by Of cer McLeod For Fugitive from justice in state Miguel E O t i c Willie Belvin Sr., 63 Public safety telecommunication students obtain their certi cationsClewiston High School is very excited to announce that the students have completed the rst phase of testing for Public Safety Telecommunications curriculum framework (9101000 / P090101). Our high school is the rst in Florida to complete the testing. Twelve students completed the APCO Public Safety Telecommunicator 1 course and sat for the test. All twelve students passed the exam giving them their national certi cation. On May 22, the students completed the second phase: the state certi cation test issued by the regulatory agency, the Department of Health (DOH). DOH went to the high school to conduct on-site testing and visit the program. Rebecca Cash of DOH was extremely impressed with the professionalism and dedication of the students, the program quality, and the outcome of the students. Eleven of the students successfully passed the certi cation test to be Public Safety Telecommunicators in Florida. CHS Telecommunication Testing SUBMITTED PHOTOPictured above is Clewiston high school class 2012-2013. SUBMITTED PHOTOPictured above from left to right are Brooke Flynn, Kimberly Thornton and Travis Robertson.

PAGE 10

ClewistonHouse Sale, everything must go! 1720 Hookers Point Rd, June 1st & 2nd 8a-3p. Holiday decor, housewares, furn., electronics, antique furn. tools, and much more! New Flex Gym is looking for moral, talkative people for positions in management, membership sales, and personal training. $8.+/hr., or salary draw. 24/7 exible full and part time hrs available. Perk: free gym membership! Please call 863-983-9494 to apply. BI-LINGUAL LOAN OFFICERFirst Bank is seeking a loan of cer trainee who is uent in English and Spanish. A minimum of two years of college studies, business courses preferred or equivalent business experience required. The applicant must be able to communicate effectively in both languages, must possess great people skills and branch travel required. Great bene ts with starting salary commensurate with experience. Fax resume to: Nilda Sparks at: 863-983-5043 or send an e-mail to: nsparks@fbclew.com or pick up employment application at: 300 East Sugarland Hwy, Clewiston. EOE BURGER KING We are currently hiring assistant managers. Please apply at your local Burger King restaurant or email your resume to: bkrichard@ royalsinc.com Important Information: Please read your ad carefully the first day it appears. In case of an inadvertent error, please notify us prior to the deadline listed. We will not be responsible for more than 1 incorrect insertion, or for more than the extent of the ad rendered valueless by such errors. Advertiser assumes responsibility for all statements, names and content of an ad, and assumes responsibility for any claims against the INI USA. All advertising is subject to publisher’s approval. The publisher reserves the right to accept or reject any or all copy, and to insert above the copy the word “advertisement”. All ads accepted are subject to credit approval. All ads must conform to INI USA style and are restricted to their proper classifications. Some classified categories require advance payment. These classifications are denoted with an asterisk *. Garage/ Yard Sales Employment Full Time Employment Full Time Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Shhfit! Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Shop here first! The classified ads The classifieds are the Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Shop here first! The classified ads The classifieds are the Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Shop here first! The classified ads The classifieds are the 10 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 11

2 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 27, 2010 Notice is hereby given that the Local Planning Agency of Hendry County (LPA) will hold a public hearing on the proposed amendment to the Hendry County Comprehensive Plan on June 12, 2013 at 6:00 p.m., at the Hendry County Courthouse, Commission Chambers, 25 E. Hickpochee Ave, LaBelle, Florida. The LPA will determine if the amendment is consistent with the Hendry County Comprehensive Plan. The recommendations of the Local Planning Agency will be made to the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) for “nal consideration at a public hearing. The BCC will consider whether or not they wish to transmit the amendment to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. This hearing will be held on July 9, 2013, at 5:05 p.m. at the City of Clewiston, Commission Chambers, 115 W. Ventura Ave, Clewiston, Florida. Application No.: CPA13-0001 Application name : Aviation Sub-Element Applicant: Hendry County Board of County Commissioners Request: The applicant is requesting to change the Countys Comprehensive Plan by revising the name of the Traf“c Circulation Element to Transportation Systems Element; adopting a new Aviation Sub-Element with Policies into Transportation Systems Element in accordance with the 163.3177 (6)(a)3,b. The Ordinance title is as follows: ORDINANCE 2013-______ AN ORDINANCE OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA AMENDING THE HENDRY COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, ORDINANCE 91-05, AS AMENDED, BY CHANGING THE NAME OF THE TRAFFIC CIRCULATION ELEMENT TO THE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS ELEMENT; AND BY ADOPTING A NEW SUB-ELEMENT OF THE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS ELEMENT TO BE KNOWN AS THE AVIATION SUB-ELEMENT; AND ADOPTING POLICIES INTO THE AVIATION SUB-ELEMENT; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT; SEVERABILITY; CODIFICATION; INCLUSION IN CODE AND SCRIVENERS ERRORS; AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE All interested parties are invited to appear and be heard. Oral and written comments will be accepted. A copy of the proposed ordinance and amendment is available for inspection at the Hendry County Planning and Zoning Department, 640 S. Main St., LaBelle, FL between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and at the Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners of“ce, 25 E. Hickpochee Ave., LaBelle, FL between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 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 hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, 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. Any questions pertaining to this matter should be directed to the Planning and Zoning Department, either by phone (863-675-5240), email (scatala@hendry”a.net), U. S. mail (P. O. Box 2340, La Belle, FL 33975) or by fax (863675-5317). Orvell Howard, Chair Karson Turner, Hendry County Local Planning Agency Chairman Hendry County Board of County Commissioners NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT AVIATION SUB-ELEMENT 11 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 SUBMITTED PHOTOSHCRA Youth Ranch Rodeo WinnersJimmy Davis and Brianna Davis, All-Around winners in the Hendry County Rodeo Association’s Youth Ranch Rodeo held Saturday, May 25, took home buckles. Group photo shows event winners in Barrels, Poles, Flag Race, Buddy Pickup, Team Penning, Steer Riding, Calf Riding, Breakaway Roping, and Steer Undecorating. BY GIGI MEZZIO CMSOn Friday, May 24, Clewiston Middle School 6th graders celebrated the end of the school year with their much anticipated annual “Spring Fling”. Students and teachers alike got into the action with a basketball toss, ball bouncing races, dominoes, arts and crafts, and good ole fashioned sack races. Prizes were given and kidfriendly food was served by smiling teachers and parent volunteers. What a fun way to start off the long Memorial Day weekend! The local pizzerias have become frequent visitors at our school. A/B honor roll students have been rewarded for their hard work; each grade celebrated with their own pizza party, held every Friday afternoon in May. A large number of students have achieved this honor, thanks to the hard work of students and teachers alike. On Wednesday, May 22, students were invited to the Striving For Excellence Luncheon. Recognized at this “by invitation only” event were all A Honor Roll students: Melissa Lopez, Selinda Puentes, Diana Ruiz, Jesus Almaraz-Argueta, Hannah Barraza, Robyn Basquin, Kayla Calhoun, Madison Crouch, Skylar Duckstein, Joel McCray, Xavier Mederos Crespo, Carley Morrell, Richard Perez, Jose Rios, and Tylyn Tarter. The top AR Point Earners were given awards: Adamali DeLaCruz-Avelino, Jordan Jackson, Elton Perez, Basil Tady, Francisco Pardo, Tamarian Mixon, Julishiamor Harper, Richard Perez, Terrance Graham, and Jade Bryan. Also invited were the school Spelling Bee Winners: Kathy Gomez, Rebecca Bolix, and Amber Cornelius. School Tropicana Speech Winners were also on board: Juan Puentes, Alexandra Quintero, and Caitlin Ruiz, along with Regional Science Fair winners: Jordan Potter, Richard Perez, Joel McCray, Katherine Mosely, Kale Knaack, Michael Ison, Brooke Jarvis, Ricardo Paniagua, Brittney Ortega, and Tashana Ligon. A great big Roaring Tiger Congratulations goes out to each and every one of these talented students. Getting the pary started right into the weekend, Beta students made lasting memories with the grand nale of the year trip to Disney World. They cheerfully boarded the bus on Thursday, May 23 for a two-day adventure at the Magic Kingdom. We do hope that “all of their dreams come true”. CMS Flings Into Spring with End of the Year Event

PAGE 12

Everglades Federal Credit Union Accounting Clerk Needed Must have excellent communication and organizational skills and be pro cient in MS Word and Excel. Previous accounting experience preferred. Must be able to multitask and be able to handle stress. Bi-lingual a plus. May apply in person or email resume to accounting @evergladesfcu .com NOTICEIndependent Newspapers will never accept any advertisement that is illegal or considered fraudulent. In all cases of questionable value, such as promises of guaranteed income from work-athome programs if it sounds too good to be true, chances are that it is. If you have questions or doubts about any ad on these pages, we advise that before responding or sending money ahead of time, you check with the Better Business Bureau at 772-878-2010 for previous complaints. Some 800 and 900 telephone numbers may require an extra charge, as well as long distance toll costs. We will do our best to alert our reader of these charges in the ads, but occasionally we may not be aware of the charges. Therefore, if you call a number out of your area, use caution. BELLE GLADE 661 SE 4th St. 3br. Central Air, W/D hookup. $775 mo. + Sec. 305-487-2850. CLEWISTON 2br./2ba. Corner unit w/open view. Kit., screened porch, parking, comm. pool. Great location! Adjacent to the Lake. 863-263-4655. CLEWISTON Condo, furnished, 2BR, 2BA, corner unit w/open view, kitchen, porch tiled & screened. Excellent condition. Parking space, community pool. Great location, adjacent to Lake (352)256-9325 WEST PALM BEACH 2005 24 X 60 OFFICE TRAILER, restroom, coffee bar, HVAC, 4-of ces w/reception area. Good condition. $18,900. (817)240-7884. CLEWISTON In town Duplex (2 sep. 3/2 plus lrg yard). $37,500 ea. $75k total. Ideal to share w/relative or home + rental income. Call owner 863-673-5071. LABELLE Nice 3br/2ba w/d, d/w, Ctrl. ac, 2.5 acres, fenced, deck, pets OK. $900/mo. + $900 sec. & last month. (239) 910-5115. Pontoon Boat Trailer Heavy duty ve inch frame. Like new condition, spare tire $1800. LaBelle area 239-357-9044 JAYCO 2004 32 ft. $3,500 or best offer. Call 561-985-9029 or 561-983-5857. Wanted all Travel Trailers, Motor Homes and Fifth Wheels. Any Condition, Cash paid on the spot. Call 941-347-7171 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Euphonium V, LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 492 2008 1334528-A0000010000 Delta Aggrigate, LLC The North one-half of Section 33, Township 45 South, Range 28 East, Hendry County, Florida. LESS the West 60 feet thereof. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443873 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013-23CP IN RE: Estate of GERALD RASHO KROWLEK, a/k/a GERALD R. KROWLEK Deceased, NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of GERALD RASHO KROWLEK, a/k/a GERALD R. KROWLEK, deceased, whose date of death was April 9, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Glades County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 500 Avenue J, Moore Haven, FL 33471. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must le 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 le 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 STATUTES 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 rst publication date of this notice is: May 30, 2013. Personal Representative: MARY E. MAGEE 1083 Elm Street Okeechobee, FL 34974 Attorney for Personal Representative: COLIN M. CAMERON 200 N.E. 4th Avenue Okeechobee, FL 34972 (863) 763-8600 Fla. Bar No. 270441 colin@ccameronlaw.com 444264 GCD 5/30;6/6/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 26-2008-CA-000927 CITIBANK N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR CERTIFICATE HOLDERS OF BEAR STEARNS ASSET BACKED SECURITIES TRUST 2007-SD3, ASSET BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-SD3, Plaintiff, vs. EDUARDO CULLEN et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale dated May 20, 2013 and entered in Case NO. 26-2008CA-000927 of the Circuit Court of the TWENTIETH Judicial Circuit in and for HENDRY County, Florida wherein CITIBANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR CERTIFICATE’ HOLDERS OF BEAR STEARNS ASSET BACKED SECURITIES TRUST 2007-SD3, ASSET BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-SW, is the Plaintiff and EDUARDO GUILLEN; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF EDUARDO GUILLEN; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS INCORPORATED AS NOMINEE FOR EMC MORTGAGE CORPORATION; TENANT #1 N/K/A JOHN DOE; TENANT #2 N/K/A JANE DOE are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at IN FRONT OF THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OP THE COURT, BEING THE SECOND FLOOR HALLWAY OF THE :HENDRY COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING CORNER OF HIGHWAY 80 AND 29TH SOUTH, LABELLE, FLORIDA at 11:00AM, on the 26th day of June, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT 14, IN BLOCK 451 OF THE GENERAL PLAN OF CLEWISTON, AS REVISED SEPTEMBER 7, 1937, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGES 7178, INCLUSIVE, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA A/K/A 328 W VENTURE AVENUE CLEWISTON, FL 33440 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pend.ens must le a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on May 23, 2013. Barbara S. Butler Clerk of the Circuit Court BY: /S/ J. Bevis Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F08073225 EMC-CONV-Team 3 F08073225**See Americans with Disabilities Act In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Deputy Court Administrator whose of ce is located at Lee County Justice Center, Room 3112, 1700 Monroe Street, Fort Myers, Florida 33901, telephone number (813) 335-2299; 1-800-955-8771 (TDD), or 1-800-9554770 (v), via Florida Relay Service, not later than seven (7) days prior to this proceeding. 444351 CN 5/30;6/6/2013UNITED MBC REVIVAL ‘13ATTENTION Glades community YOU are invited! Join pastor James White and the United Baptist Church family (212 N Bar eld Hwy, Pahokee) in spirited revival June 3rd-7th at 7pm nightly. Guest evangelist is Rev. Charles M. Biggs of San Antonio, Texas (PHS Class of ‘78) along with choirs from the Glades community. Get there early! Lord, Send a revival and let it begin with ME. NOTICE TO PUBLICNOTICE PURSUANT TO SECTION 155.40(5)(e)(1), FLORIDA STATUTES (2012). On May 14, 2013, the Hendry County Hospital Authority Board of Trustees (“Board”) conducted a public hearing, in accordance with Section 155.40, Florida Statutes (2012), to determine whether the Hendry County Hospital Authority should continue to own and operate Hendry Regional Medical Center or whether Hendry Regional Medical Center should be operated by a for-pro t or not-for-pro t entity. Based upon the totality of the information considered by the Board, including a valuation report prepared by Pershing, Yoakley, & Associates, and Quorum Health Resources Consulting Services for Data Metrics to compare the operating costs and measurable quality outcomes between Hendry Regional Medical Center and other similarly situated government, not-for-pro t and for-pro t hospitals with similar service mixes, comments from the public, the Hendry County Hospital Authority took the following action: 1. Received, led and accepted a report prepared by Pershing, Yoakley, and Associates, pursuant to Section 155.40, Florida Statutes (2012), which is now part of the public records of the Hendry County Hospital Authority; and 2. Determined that it is in the best interest of the affected community for the Hendry County Hospital Authority to continue to own and operate Hendry Regional Medical Center. 444045 CN/CB 5/30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 2012-CA-000259 SUNCOAST SCHOOLS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION Plaintiff, v. DAVID W. PRATER A/K/A DAVID PRATER; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DAVID PRATER; HOPE PRATER; BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., 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 situated in HENDRY County, Florida described as: LOT 5 OF THE REPLAT OF BLOCK 113, SUBURB BEAUTIFUL, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 95, PUBLIC RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA and commonly known as: 420 Grant Street, Labelle, Florida 33935, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, in the second oor lobby Clerk of Courts Of ce, C.E. Hall Building, Administration Area, LaBelle Courthouse Complex, 25 E. Hickpoochee Ave., LaBelle, FL 33935, on June 12, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.If you are an individual with a disability who needs an accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding or other court service, program, or activity, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. For further information please contact Sheila Mann, Court Operations Manager, Phone: (239) 533-1723, Fax: (239) 485-1014, smann@ca.cjis20.org at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance or other court activity, or immediately upon receiving this noti cation if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this May 10, 2013. BARBARA S. BUTLER Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /S/ J. Bevis Deputy Clerk 443830 CN/CB 5/23,30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA, PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO. 2013-CP-19 In Re: Estate of EDWARD S. TARLETON, a/k/a EDWARD SAMUEL TARLETON, Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of EDWARD S. TARLETON, a/k/a EDWARD SAMUEL TARLETON, deceased, whose date of death was March 15, 2013, and whose social security number is XXXX-XX-2533, is pending in the Circuit Court for Glades County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 500 Avenue J, P.O. Box 10, Moore Haven, Florida 33471. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must le 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 persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent must le 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 THE FLORIDA STATUTE 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 rst publication of this notice is May 23, 2013. Personal Representative: Matthew Tarleton 1468 Broadmoor Court Baton Rouge, LA 70815Attorney for Personal Representative:CONELY & CONELY, P.A. Post Of ce Drawer 1367 Okeechobee, Florida 34973 By: Tom W. Conely, III Florida Bar #096482 Telephone: (863) 763-3825 443489 GCD 5/23,30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA In Re: Guardianship for minor child Case No. 2012-GA-296 NOTICE TO INDIVIDUAL Mario Luis Penaloza Petition for Appointment of Guardian of Minor has been led in Santa Rosa County, Florida on August 29, 2012. If you have any objections, please write or contact the Santa Rosa County Courthouse, P.O. Box 472, Milton, FL 32572 at (850) 981-5584 within 30 days. Attorney for Guardian T. Rhett Smith Florida Bar No: 843083 SMITH & LILES, P.A. P.O. Box 1713 Pensacola, FL 32591-1713 (850) 438-1220 442632 CN 5/23,30;6/6,13/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2009-CA-000144 JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association Plaintiff, -vsBeatriz A. Bogardus; Luis Morales; Unknown Tenant(s) in Possession of the Subject Property Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order dated April 22, 2013, entered in Civil Case No. 2009CA-000144 of the Circuit Court of the 20th Judicial Circuit in and for Hendry County, Florida, wherein JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, Plaintiff and Beatriz A. Bogardus and Luis Morales are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, BARBARA S. BUTLER, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash IN FRONT OF THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT IN THE HENDRY COUNTY COURTHOUSE, (BEING THE 2ND FLOOR. HALLWAY OF THE HENDRY COURTS BUILDING), LABELLE, FLORIDA, AT 11;00 A.M. on June 19, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOTS 5, 6 AND 7, IN BLOCK 415 OF THE GENERAL PLAN OF CLEWISTON, FLORIDA, AS REVISED SEPTEMBER 7, 1937, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGES 71-78, INCLUSIVE, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA.ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator;1700 Monroe Street, Suite 1213, Fort Myers, Florida 33901 (239) 533-1521 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this noti cation of the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. BARBARA S. BUTLER CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Hendry County, Florida /S/ J. Bevis DEPUTY CLERK OF COURT 443715 CN 5/23,30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 12CA201 NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC, Plaintiff, VS. BENJAMIN SUGGS VIVA BEN SUGGS A/K/A BENJAMIN WILLIAM SUGGS; BIG LAKE NATIONAL BANK; ASHLEY N. SUGGS A/K/A ASHLEY NICOLE SUGGS; UNKNOWN TENANT; IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 14th day of May, 2013, and entered in Case No. 12CA201, o f the Circuit Court of the 20TH Judicial Circuit in and for Glades County, Florida,wherein NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC is the Plaintiff and BENJAMIN SUGGS A/K/A BEN SUGGS A/K/A BENJAMIN WILLIAM SUGGS, BIG LAKE NATIONAL BANK, ASHLEY N, sums A/K/A ASHLEY NICOLE SUGGS and UNKNOWN TENANT N/K/A SAM BROWNING IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants. The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the FRONT STEPS, SOUTH DOO R OF THE GLADES COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 AVENUE 3,, MOORE HAVEN, FL 33471, 11:00AM on the 15th day of August, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOTS 1 THROUGH 5, AND LOTS 18 THROUGH 22, ALL IN BLOCK 14 OF CRESCENT PLACE SUBDIVISION NO. 3, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOO K 2, PAGE 2, PUBLIC RECORDS OF GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA, RESERVING AN EASEMENT ACROSS THE SOUTH 6 FEET OF LOTS 18 THROUGH 22, FO R THE INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC UTILITIES. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1999 SKYLINE MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON, NO. 0117LA AND 0117LB. VIN #32620117LA/B ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST nix 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 proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Dawn Oliver, Court Operations Manager, whose of ce is located at the Hendry County Courthouse, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, Florida 33935, and whose telephone number is (863) 675-5229, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this noti cation if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; i f you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.SANDRA H. BROWN Clerk of the Circuit Court BY: Tina Espinosa Deputy Cler k Choice Legal Group, P.A. 1800 NW 49th Street, Suite 120 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309 Telephone: (954) 453-0365 Facsimile: (954) 771-6052 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 443758 GCD 5/23,30/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 3146 2008 2024329-670000C0130 Mamie Nelson & Timothy Williams & Julisa Mobley & Barbara Gooden & David Nelson & Timothy Williams Lots 23 and 24, Block C, SUNSET PARK SUBDIVISION, a subdivision in the West one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of Section 8, Township 43 South, Range 29 East, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2, Page 1, Public Records, Hendry County, Florida. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443839 CN 5/23,30 & 6/6,13/2013 Employment Full Time Business Opportunities Apartments Condos/Townhouses Rent Condos/Townhouses Rent Commercial Property Sale Houses Sale Mobile Home Rent Boats Campers/RVs Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Eth Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Join all the people who say, I sold it in the classifieds.Ž Shop here first! The classified ads The classifieds are the most successful salesperson in town. Shop from a gift catalog thats updated regulaly: the classifieds. When you want something sold, advertise in the classifieds. Your new car could be in todays paper. Have you looked for it? Yhldb Get a quick response to any item you may be selling with a classified ad. Its never too late to find the perfect gift. Look for it in the classifieds. 12 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 13

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Winder VI,LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 2574 2007 2024329-670000B0260 Daisy W. Hill & Alice M. Britten Lots 39, 40, 41 and 42, Block B, SUNSET PARK SUBDIVISION, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2, Page 1, Public Records of Hendry County, Florida. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443879 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Tarpon IV, LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1595 2007 1254432-A0002700100 Gary Scott Miller The North one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northwest onequarter of the Southeast one-quarter of the Southeast one-quarter of Section 25, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. Also known as Tract 4966, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443877 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1914 2009 1274432-A0000230000 Jacinto Tomas Corzo Jr & Graciela Acosta The South one-half of the Southeast one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of the Northwest one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 27, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. Subject to an easement for an access road of the East 30 feet thereof. Also known as Tract 801 in MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443870 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Tarpon IV,LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 844 2007 1334331-A0000350000 Nashad H Chowdhury The West one-half of the Northeast one-quarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 33, Township 43 South, Range 31 East, Hendry County, Florida. LESS the West 18 feet thereof. Subject to an easement for an access road for the North 30 feet thereof and the East 30 feet thereof. Also known as Tract 131 and Tract 132, LESS the West 18 feet thereof. PIONEER PLANTATION, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443874 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1921 2009 1274432-A0000430000 Pierre N. & Yolaine Sylne The South one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northwest onequarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 27, 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 Tract 752 in MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443871 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1304 2009 1134432-A0001750100 Latin Mission Ministries Inc. The North one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northeast onequarter of the Southwest 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 Tract 3027, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the First Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 6th day of June, 2013. Dated this 24th day of April, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court 443840 CN 5/16,5/23 & 6/6,6/13/2013 REQUEST FOR BIDS SUPPLY AVIATION FUELS TO HENDRY COUNTY BID NUMBER: 2013-21 OPENING DATE AND TIME: June 7, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Sealed Bids will be received by the Board of County Commissioners of Hendry County, Florida, to “Supply Aviation Fuels to Hendry County”. In order to be considered, bids must received by the Board of County Commissioners at the C.E. Hall Building (Clerk’s Of ce) in the Hendry County Courthouse Complex, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, Florida by June 7, 2013 at 2:00 p.m., 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 Bid Documents can be obtained from the Hendry County Purchasing Department, by calling (863) 675-5220 or by emailing jmcelhaney@hendry a.net. 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 entirety 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. Karson Turner, Chairman Board of County Commissioners 443341 CN/CB 5/16,23,30;6/6/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Tarpon IV, LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 2561 2007 2024329-670000A0090 Sylvia Green & Susie Davis Lots 19 and 20, Block A, SUNSET PARK, a subdivision according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2, Page 1, Public Records of Hendry County, Florida. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443876 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA. CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 22-2005-CA-000132 ONE WEST BANK FSB, Plaintiff, V S. LORI D WADDELL; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYST EMS. INCORPORATED AS NOMINEE FOR LOANCITY; VICTOR M WA DELL; UNKNOWN TENANT(S); IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 14th day of May, 2013, and entered in Case No. 22-2009.CA-000132, of the Circuit Court of the 20 Judicial Circuit in and for Glades County, Florida, wherein ONEWEST BANK FSP is the Plaintiff and LORI D WADDELL, MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRAT ION SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED AS NOMINEE FOR LOANCITY, UNKNOWN TENANT(S) N/K/A MATT HEW WADDELL and VICTOR M WADDELLL IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants. T he Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the FRONT STEPS, SOUTH DOOR OF THE GLADES COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 AVENUE 1, MOORE HAVEN, FL 33471, 11:00 AM on the 13th day of June, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: TRACT 7, HIGH PINE ESTATES UNIT NO 1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGES 132 AND 133, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA. A NY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE, If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance, Please contact Dawn Oliver, Court Operations Manager, whose of ce is located at the Hendry County Courthouse, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, Florida 33935, and whose telephone number is (863) 675-5229, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this noti cation if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if y ou are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 16th day of May, 2013. SANDRA H. BROWN Clerk Of Th Circuit Court by: Tina Espinosa Deputy Clerk Choice Legal Group, I.A. 1800 NW 49th Street, Suite 120 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309 T elephone: (954)453-0365 Facsimile: (954) 77145052 T oll Free: 1-800-441-2438 443754 GCD 5/23,30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 20TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR GLADES COUNTY. FLORIDA, CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 22 2013-CA-000004 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION. Plaintiff, vs, RALPH W. WATTS A/K/A RALPH WATTS; JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.; JUDITH H.. WATTS A/K/A JUDITH WATTS: UNKNOWN TENANT N POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment Foreclosure dated the 14th day of May, 2013, and entered in Case No. 22 2013CA4, of the Circuit Court of the 20TH Judicial Circuit in and for Glades County, Florida, wherein JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL, ASSOCIATION is the Plaintiff and RALPH W. WATTS A/K/A RALPH WATTS, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., JUDITH H. WATTS A/K/A JUDITH WATTS and UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants. The Clerk of this Court Shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the FRONT STEPS, SOUTH DOOR OF THE GLADES COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 AVENUE J., MOORE HAVEN, FL 33471, 11:00am on the 12th day of Sept. 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit; LOT 17, WESTLAKE SUBDIVISION, IN SECTION 36, TOWNSHIP 38 SOUTH, RANGE 34 EAST, GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGES 129 AND 130, PUBLIC RECORDS OF GLADES COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.If you are a person with n disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Dawn Oliver, Court Operations Manager, whose of ce is located at the Hendry County Courthouse, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, Florida 33935, and whose telephone number is (863) 675-5229, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this noti cation if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 16th day of May, 2013. SANDRA H. BROWN Clerk of the Circuit Court BY: Tina Espinosa Deputy Clerk Choice Legal Group, P.A. 1800 NW 49th Street, Suite 120 Fort Lauderdale. Florida 33309 Telephone: (954) 453-0365 Facsimile: (954) 771-6052 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 443778 GCD 5/23,30/2013 SOUTH FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT PUBLIC NOTICE OF WORK PLAN Notice is hereby given that pursuant to “The Water Rights Compact Among the Seminole Tribe of Florida, The State of Florida, and The South Florida Water Management District”, the 4th Amendment to the 26th Annual Work Plan of the Seminole Tribe of Florida has been submitted to the South Florida Water Management District (District). The Seminole Tribe of Florida (Tribe), 6073 Stirling Road, Hollywood, FL 33024, has submitted, on May 13, 2013, the 4th Amendment to the 26th Annual Work Plan. The Work Plan describes existing and proposed activities on Seminole land. The work proposed by the 4th Amendment to the 26th Annual Work Plan includes: Brighton Reservation 1) Brighton Elder Activity Center Drainage Improvement Plan The Tribe is proposing drainage improvements at the Brighton Elder Activity Center located at 17320 Civic Street NE. 2) Bird Nest Pass Road Construction 100% Plans The Tribe is proposing the construction of a 20’ road to be named Bird Nest Pass in Section 1, Township 39 South, Range 32 East, Glades County. Runoff will be collected and stored in lateral swales. The Brighton Reservation is located in Glades County, Township 40 South, Range 32 East; Township 39 South, Range 32 East; Township 39 South, Range 33 East; Township 38 South, Range 33 East. The Immokalee Reservation is located in Collier County, Section 11, Township 47 South, Range 29 East. The Big Cypress Reservation is located in Broward County, Township 48 South, Range 35 East, and, in Hendry County, Township 47 South, Ranges 32-34 East. The Hollywood Reservation is located in Broward County, Townships 50-51 South, Range 41 East. Coconut Creek Tribal Trust Land is located in Broward County, Section 18, Township 48 South, Range 42 East. Interested persons may comment upon the Work Plan or submit a written request for a copy of the Staff Report containing proposed agency action regarding the Work Plan by writing to: Regulation Division, South Florida Water Management District, PO Box 24680, West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4680; such comments or requests must be received within 30 days from the date of publication. No further public notice will be provided regarding this Work Plan. A copy of the Staff Report must be requested in order to remain advised of further proceedings. Substantially affected persons are entitled to request an Administrative Hearing regarding the proposed agency action by submitting a written request therefore after reviewing the Staff Report. 443987 GCD 5/30/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1677 2009 1244432-A0000110100 Carminito Fond-Rose The South one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of the Southwest onequarter of the Northeast one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 24, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. SUBJECT to an easement for an access road of the West 30 feet thereof and SUBJECT to an easement for a drainage canal of the South 30 feet thereof. Also known as Tract 5372, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443867 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1688 2009 1244432-A0000400100 Orlando Naranjo Jr. TR & Aida Naranjo Casanova TR The South one-half of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northwest onequarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 24, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. Subject to an easement for an access road of the West 40 feet thereof. Also known as Tract 5344, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443868 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION NO. 2013-28 TERMINATING THE MORATORIUM ON UNREGULATED FIRES WITHIN HENDRY COUNTY PURSUANT TO SECTION 1-9-22 of the Hendry County Code of Ordinances, Hendry County gives notice that the moratorium on unregulated res within Hendry County has been terminated as of May 14, 2013. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA Karson Turner, Chairman 443961 CN/CB 5/30/2013 PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the Clewiston Planning and Zoning Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, June 10, 2013 in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 115 W Ventura Avenue. The City Commission will hold a PUBLIC HEARING to consider the recommendation of the Planning & Zoning Board and take nal action on Monday, June 17, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Hall Commission Chambers. All citizens and interested parties are encouraged to attend the P&Z Board meeting and the City Commission public hearing. City Hall is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking spaces are available. Accommodation requests or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to a meeting. Please contact the city clerk’s of ce at (863) 983-1484, extension 227, or FAX (863) 983-4055 for information or assistance. CITY OF CLEWISTON Travis Reese Community Development Director 444065 CN 5/30/2013 NOTICE OF ANNUAL LANDOWNERS MEETING OF COLLINS SLOUGH WATER CONTROL DISTRICT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all owners of lands located within the boundaries of COLLINS SLOUGH WATER CONTROL DISTRICT that, pursuant to applicable laws, a Meeting of the Landowners’ of COLLINS SLOUGH WATER CONTROL DISTRICT will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the of ces of Barron Water Control District, 3293 Dellwood Terrace, LaBelle, Florida, for the purpose of: 1. Electing Supervisors; 2. Receiving Annual Reports and taking such action with respect thereto as the Landowners may determine; and 3. Transacting such other business as may properly come before the meeting. If a person decides to appeal the decision of the Board of Supervisors with respect to any matter considered at the public meeting herein referred, 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 based. Pursuant to the provisions of the American with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the District at (239) 226-2000 at least ve (5) days prior to the date of proceeding. DATED this 6th day of May 2013. BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF COLLINS SLOUGH WATER CONTROL DISTRICT 443009 CN 5/30;6/6/2013 Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice 13 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 14

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1689 2009 1244432-A0000430000 Orlando Naranjo Jr. TR & Aida Naranjo Casanova TR The North one-half of the Northwest one-quarter of the Southwest onequarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 24, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. Subject to an easement for an access road of the West 40 feet thereof. Also known as Tract 5329, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443869 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1819 2009 1254432-A0002510100 Jesus Varela, Miguel Mantilla And Iris Mantilla a/k/a Iris de Castro Mantilla The North one-half of the Southeast one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Southeast one-quarter of Section 25, Township 44 South, Range 32 East, Hendry County, Florida. SUBJECT to an easement for an access road of the East 30 feet thereof. Also known as Lot 4965, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443878 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 HIGHLAND GLADES WATER CONTROL DISTRICT NOTICE OF 2013 ANNUAL LANDOWNERS MEETING & BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all owners of lands located within the boundaries of the HIGHLAND GLADES WATER CONTROL DISTRICT that, pursuant to applicable laws, a meeting of the landowners of the HIGHLAND GLADES WATER CONTROL DISTRICT will be held on Monday, June 17, 2013 at 2:00 p.m at the Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative, 3rd Floor, West Sugar House Road, Belle Glade, Florida, for the following purposes: 1. Electing Supervisor(s); 2. Receiving annual reports and taking such action with respect thereto as the landowners may determine; and 3. Transacting such other business as may properly come before the meeting. The Board of Supervisors meeting will commence immediately thereafter and the purpose of this meeting is to approve the budget and set the nonad valorem assessment rate for Fiscal Year 2013-2014 and to transact any and all business that may come before the Board. If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board of Supervisors with respect to any matter considered at these 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 testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the District’s Attorney, Charles F. Schoech, at (561) 655-0620 at least ve (5) calendar days prior to the Meeting. DATED this Monday, the 20th day of May, 2013. By: Charles F. Schoech, Esq. 443979 BGS 5/30/6/6/2013 NOTICE OF ANNUAL LANDOWNERS MEETING OF DEVIL’S GARDEN WATER CONTROL DISTRICT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all owners of lands located within the boundaries of DEVIL’S GARDEN WATER CONTROL DISTRICT that, pursuant to applicable laws, a Meeting of the Landowners’ of DEVIL’S GARDEN WATER CONTROL DISTRICT will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at the of ces of Barron Water Control District, 3293 Dellwood Terrace, LaBelle, Florida, for the purpose of: 1. Electing Supervisors; 2. Receiving Annual Reports and taking such action with respect therein as the Landowners may determine; and 3. Transacting such other business as may properly come before the meeting, If a person decides to appeal the decision of the Board of Supervisors with respect to any matter considered at the public meeting herein referred, 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 based. Pursuant to the provisions of the American with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the District at (239), 226-2000 at least ve (5) days prior to the date of proceeding. DATED this 6th day of May, 2013. BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF DEVIL’S GARDEN WATER CONTROL DISTRICT 443007 CN 5/30;6/6/2013 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER ADOPTION OF AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO TAXICABS Notice is hereby given that the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 5:00 p.m., in the Commission Room, Clewiston City Hall, 115 West Ventura Avenue, Clewiston, Florida, to consider an ordinance relating to taxicabs entitled as follows: AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE HENDRY COUNTY CODE OF ORDINANCES, CHAPTER 1-12 LICENSES, PERMITS AND MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS REGULATIONS, ARTICLE VI, TAXICABS; SPECIFICALLY SECTION 1-12-129, TAXICAB OPERATOR’S LICENSE; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS OF LAW; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION, INCLUSION IN CODE, AND SCRIVENER’S ERRORS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. The meeting is open to the public. All interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County Commission with respect to any matter discussed at such 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. A copy of the proposed ordinance is available for inspection on weekdays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at the Of ce of the County Attorney, 110 Broward Avenue, LaBelle, Florida. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA Karson Turner, Chairman 444160 CN/CB 5/30/2013 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER ADOPTION OF AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO DISPOSAL OF PROPERTY Notice is hereby given that the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 5:00 p.m., in the Commission Room, Clewiston City Hall, 115 West Ventura Avenue, Clewiston, Florida, to consider an ordinance relating to disposal of County property entitled as follows: AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE HENDRY COUNTY CODE OF ORDINANCES, CHAPTER 1-2, ADMINISTRATION, ARTICLE XVI. DISPOSAL OF PROPERTY, SPECIFICALLY SECTION 1-2-303, METHODS OF DISPOSAL OF SURPLUS REAL PROPERTY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS OF LAW; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION, INCLUSION IN CODE, AND SCRIVENER’S ERRORS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. The meeting is open to the public. All interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County Commission with respect to any matter discussed at such 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. A copy of the proposed ordinance is available for inspection on weekdays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at the Of ce of the County Attorney, 110 Broward Avenue, LaBelle, Florida. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA Karson Turner, Chairman 444164 CN/CB 5/30/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT County of Hendry, Florida the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 1402 2009 1144432-A0002590100 Argelio A. & Magaly G. Rivas The North one-half of the Northwest one-quarter of the Southwest onequarter of the Southwest one-quarter of the Southeast one-quarter of Section 14, 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 Tract 2869, MONTURA RANCH ESTATES, an unrecorded subdivision. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443841 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT RJS Realty LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 493 2008 1334528-A0000020000 Delta Aggrigate, LLC The South one-half of Section 33, Township 45 South, Range 28 East, Hendry County, Florida. LESS the West 60 feet thereof. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443872 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER A PROPOSED SPECIAL EXCEPTIONNotice is hereby given that the Local Planning Agency of Hendry County (LPA) will hold a public hearing on the following petiti ons on June 12, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. at the Hendry County Courthouse, Commission Chambers, 25 E. Hickpochee Ave, LaBelle, Florida. The LPA will determine if the applications are consistent with the Hendry County Comprehensive Plan and will review the application for consistency with the Hendry County Land Development Code. The recommendations of the Local Planning Agency will be made to the Board of County Commissioners for “nal consideration at a public hearing. This hearing will be held on July 9, 2013, at 5:05 p.m. at the City of Clewiston, Commission Chambers, 115 W Ventura Ave, Clewiston, Florida. Copies of the “les and information regarding the petitions are available for public inspection at the Hendry County Planning an d Zoning Department, 640 South Main Street, LaBelle, Florida, and may be viewed Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the matter. If a person decides to appeal any decisi on made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such p urpose, 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 ap peal is to be based. Petition Number: SE13-0003 Applicant: McDaniel Reserve Holdings, LLC, represented by Rock Aboujaoud, P.E., Rock Enterprises, Inc. Resolution title: A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, GRANTING A SPECIAL EXCEPTION TO ALLOW AGRICULTURAL WORKER HOUSING FACILITIES FOR STAFF AND FARMWORKERS; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT, SEVERABILITY, AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Location: 32800 CR 833, Clewiston, Fl Project size: 7.3 acres +/(entire parcel is 640 acres+/-) Request: The applicant is requesting a Special Exception to allow agricultural worker housing facilities for staff and farmworkers. Legal description of subject property: LEGAL DESCRIPTION 7.3 ACRE PARCEL A PARCEL OF LAND LOCATED IN SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 47 SOUTH, RANGE 33 EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 47 SOUTH, RANGE 33 EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA; HENCE RUN S.004556ŽE. ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER, FOR A DISTANCE OF 2,662.94 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER; THENCE CONTINUE S.004556ŽE. ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 12, FOR A DISTANCE OF 2,662.94 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID SOUTHEAST QUARTER; THENCE RUN S.004548ŽE. ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 13 TOWNSHIP 47 SOUTH, RANGE 33 EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA FOR A DISTANCE OF 1,893.43 FEET; THENCE RUN S.883623ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 258.00 FEET; THENCE RUN N.004548ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 2 08.72 FEET; THENCE RUN S.883623ŽW., FOR A DISTANCE OF 208.72 FEET; THENCE RUN S.004548ŽE. FOR A DISTANCE OF 208.72 FEET; THENCE R UN S.883623ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 6,054.38 FEET; THENCE RUN S.004251ŽE. FOR A DISTANCE OF 3,125.53 FEET; THENCE RUN S.883952Ž W. FOR A DISTANCE OF 1,092.09 FEET; THENCE RUN N.405028ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 429.33 FEET; THENCE RUN S.890250ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 2 00.23 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE PARCEL OF LAND HEREIN DESCRIBED; THENCE CONTINUE S.890250ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 1,071.66 FEET; THENCE RUN N.005710ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 373.17 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF A 100 FOOT WIDE R OAD RIGHT-OF-WAY RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 30, PAGE 289 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA ; THENCE RUN S.830044ŽE., ALO NG SAID SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE, FOR A DISTANCE OF 827.18 FEET; THENCE RUN S.735110ŽE. FOR A DISTANCE OF 304.89 FEET; THENCE RUN S.120122ŽW. FOR A DISTANCE OF 173.68 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. PARCEL CONTAINS 7.30 ACRES, MORE OR LESS. BEARINGS SHOWN HEREON REFER TO A BEARING OF S.004548ŽE. ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 13, TOWNSHIP 47 SOUTH, RANGE 33 EAST. THIS PROPERTY IS SUBJECT TO EASEMENTS, RESTRICTIONS AND RESERVATIONS OF RECORD. Orvell Howard, Chairman Karson Turner, Chairman Hendry County Local Planning Agency Hendry County Board of County Commissioners Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice 14 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 15

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 12-CA-000820 U.S. BANK, N.A. AS TRUSTEE ON BEHALF OF MANUFACTURED HOUSING CONTRACT SENIOR/SUBORDINATE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATE TRUST 1996-8, acting by and through GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC, as Servicing Agent, 345 St. Peter Street, 1100 Landmark Tower, St. Paul, MN 55102, Plaintiff, v. WALTER B. HOLMES, CAROLYN L. HOLMES, SUNTRUST BANK f/k/a SUNTRUST BANK, SOUTH FLORIDA, N.A., THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, FORD MOTOR CREDIT COMPANY LLC, THE UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF 2616 7th COURT, HARLEM (CLEWISTON), FL 33440 N/K/A FRANCIS HODGES, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT, pursuant to Plaintiff’s Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above-captioned action, I will sell the property situated in Hendry County, Florida, described as follows, to wit: LOT 5 OF BLOCK G, OF HARLEM ADDITION NO. 8, PHASE ONE, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGES 136 AND 137, PUBLIC RECORDS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA; TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1997 BAY MANOR 62 x 28 MOBILE HOME, SERIAL NUMBER FLHMLCB118515427AB. Commonly known as: 2616 7th COURT, HARLEM (CLEWISTON), FL 33440 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash on the Hendry County Courthouse, 25 East Hickpoochee Avenue, LaBelle, Florida, 33975 at 11:00 AM (EST), on the 26th day of June, 2013. If you are a subordinate lien holder claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must le a claim with, the Clerk of Court no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to le a claim, you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. If you are an individual with a disability who needs an accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding or other court service, program, or activity, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Requests for accommodations may be presented on the form below, in another written format, or orally. Please complete the form on the website below (choose the form for the county where the accommodation is being requested) and return it as far in advance as possible, but preferably at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance or other court activity. Please see contact information below and select the contact from the county where the accommodation is being requested. http://www.ca.cjis20.org/home/main/adarequest.asp CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By:/S/ J. Bevis Deputy Clerk Timothy D. Padgett, Esq. Timothy D. Padgett, P.A. 2878 Remington Green Circle, Tallahassee, Florida 32308 Ph: (850) 422-2520 Fax: (850) 422-2567 Attorneys for Plaintiff 443388 ON 5/23,30/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 26-2012-CA-000055 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff vs. MICHAEL A. MAURO, et al, Defendants NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pirsuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure of Order dated May 9, 2013, entered in Civil Case Number 26-2012CA-000055, in the Circuit Court for Hendry County, Floridam wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. is the Plaintiff and MICHAEL A. MAURO, et al, are the Defendants, I will sell the property situated in Hendry County, Florida, described as: THE EAST ONE-HALF OF THE EAST ONE-HALF OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUARTER OF THE SOUTHWEST ONE-QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUARTER. LESS THE SOUTH 25.00 FEET, RESERVED FOR PERPETUAL ROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY PURPOSES, SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 43 SOUTH, RANGE 29 EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA, ALSO KNOWN AS THE EAST ONE-HALF OF TRACT 102, LABELLE ACRES, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION. SUBJECT TO AN EASEMENT FOR UTILITIES AND INGRESS/ EGRESS OVER THE WESTERLY 15 FEET THEREOF AND OVER THE WESTERLY 30 FEET OF THE SOUTHERLY 30 FEET THEREOF. TOGETHER WITH AN EASEMENT FOR UTILITIES AND INGRESS/ EGRESS OVER THE EASTERLY 15 FEET OF THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PARCEL: THE WEST ONE-HALF OF THE EAST ONE-HALF OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUARTER OF THE SOUTHWEST ONE-QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST ONE-QUARTER, LESS THE SOUTH 25 FEET THEREOF FOR ROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY, IN SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 43 SOUTH, RANGE 29 EAST, HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA. ALSO KNOWN AS THE WEST ONE-HALF OF TRACT 102, LABELLE ACRES, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION. TOGETHER WITH 2002 NOBI MOBILE HOME ID # 60E41H16, TITLE # 87255243 AND ID # N810315B, TITLE # 87255177. at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at Hendry County Courthouse, Highway 80 and Main Street, 2nd oor hallway, LaBelle, FL 33935 at 11:00 AM on the 26th day of June 2013. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of lis pendens must le a claim within 60 days after the sale DATED: May 10, 2013 “In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons in need of a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding shall, within seven (7) days prior to any proceeding, contact the Administrative Of ce of the Court, 25 EAST HICKPOOCHEE AVENUE, LaBelle, FL 33935-1760, telephone (863)675-5217, TDD 1-800-955 8771 or 1-800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service. Apre ako ki fet avek Americans With Disabilites Act, tout moun kin ginyin yun bezwen spesiyal pou akomodasiyon pou yo patisipe nan pwogram sa a dwe, nan yun tan rezonab an ninpot aranjman kapab fet, yo dwe kontakte Administrative Of ce Of The Court i nan nimero 25 EAST HICKPOOCHEE AVENUE, LaBelle. FL 33935-1760, telfon nam se (863)675-5217, oubyen TDD 1-800955-8771 oubyen 1-800-955-8770 i pasan pa Florida Relay Service. En accordance avec la Loi des “Americans With Disabilities”. Les personnes en besoin dune accomodation speciale pour participer a ces procedures doivent, dans tin temps raisonable, avante d’entreprendre aucune autre demarche, contacter l’of ce administrative de la Court situe au 25 EAST HICKPOOCHEE AVENUE, LaBelle, FL 33935-1760, le telephone (863)675-5217 TDD 1-800-955-8771 ou 1-800-955-8770 Via Florida Relay Service. De acuerdo con el Acto o Decreto de los Americanos con Impedimentos, Inhabilitados, personas cn necesidad del servicio especial para participar en este procedimiento debran, dentro de un tiempo razonable, antes de cualquier procedimiento, ponerse en contacto con la o cina Administrativa de la Corte 25 EAST HICKPOOCHEE AVENUE, LaBelle, FL 33935-1760, Telefono (863)675-5217, TDD 1-800-955-8770 o 1-800-955-8771 Via Florida Relay Service”. DWIGHT E. BROCK Hendry County Clerk of Court CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /S/ J. Bevis Deputy Clerk 443838 CN 5/30;6/6/2013 HENDRY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 5:00 P.M., in the Commission Room, Clewiston City Hall, 115 West Ventura Avenue, Clewiston, Florida to review the inventory list of all real property within Hendry County to which the County holds fee simple title that is appropriate for use as affordable housing. The meeting is open to the public. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County Commission with respect to any matter discussed at such 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. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA Karson Turner, Chairman 443962 CN/CB 5/30/2013 HENDRY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULES SUBMITTED BY: C. Gordon Swaggerty, Jr. DATE: 6/25/13 SUBJECT AREA: 145Computer Technology and Networks (Rule establishes the policy for computer technology and networks) 146Use of Technology By Students (Rule establishes the policy for use of technology by students) 147Use of Personally Owned Wireless Communication Devices (Rule establishes the policy for use of personally owned wireless communication devices) 148Student Use of Personally Owned Wireless Communication Devices (Rule establishes the policy for student use of personally owned wireless communication devices) 149Use of Cameras and Recording Devices (Rule establishes the policy for use of cameras and recording devices) 150Staff Use of Social Networking Web Sites and Blogs (Rule establishes the policy for staff use of social networking web sites and blogs) 258Mandatory Reporting of Misconduct (Rule establishes the policy for mandatory reporting of misconduct) CITATION OF LEGAL AUTHORITY: 1001.43 F.S. CITATION OF SPECIFIC LEGAL REFERENCE: 1001.41 F.S. FULL TEXT: A copy of the full text of the proposed rule may be obtained, without cost, at the Of ce of the Superintendent of Schools. STATEMENT OF REGULATORY COSTS: The proposed policy revisions will create no additional district economic impact in excess of $100.00 except for the costs of printing and distributions. LOCATION OF MEETING, TIME AND DATE: Hendry County School Board Meeting Room, 25 E. Hickpochee Avenue, LaBelle, FL at 5:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard on June 25, 2013. Notice: Inspection and copying of all written materials constituting public records submitted to the agency regarding draft rules may be obtained by request to the Superintendent of Schools. Notice: The School Board may recognize any material which may be judicially noticed and to incorporate them into the record of the rule making proceeding. The School Board may incorporate material by reference into the proposed rule. Notice: If you need an accommodation in order to participate in this process, please notify the Superintendent of Schools at (863) 674-4642 or at the Hendry County Courthouse, LaBelle, Florida 33935 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting or workshop. Notice: If the School Board adopts the proposed rule, one certi ed copy of the proposed rules shall be led in the Of ce of the Superintendent of Schools pursuant to 120.54(3)(e), F.S. 444107 CN 5/30;6/6,13 CB 6/13/2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 2013-CA-000257 GENERATION MORTGAGE COMPANY Plaintiff(s), vs. JUAN VELASQUEZ, et. al., Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLOSURE PROCEEDINGS-PROPERTY TO: UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JAMES LOCKLER ADDRESS UNKNOWN BUT WHOSE LAST KNOWN ADDRESS IS: 116 TAFT BLVD., CLEWISTON, FL. 33440 Residence unknown and if living, including any unknown spouse of the Defendant, if remarried and if said Defendant is dead, his/her respective unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, creditors, lienors, and trustees, and all other persons claiming by, through, under or against the named Defendant; and the aforementioned named Defendant and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendant and such of the unknown named Defendant as may be infants, incompetents or otherwise not sui juris. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following described property, LOT 62, MIDWAY ACRES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGES 5, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OP HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA. more commonly known as 116 TAFT BOULEVARD, FLAGHOLE, FL33440 This action has been led against you, and you are required to serve a copy of your written defense, if any, to it on Plaintiff’s attorney, GILBERT GARCIA GROUP, P.A., whose address is 2005 Pan Am Circle, Suite 110, Tampa, Florida 33607, on or before 30 days after date of rst publication and le the original with the Clerk of the Circuit Court either before service on Plaintiff’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on the 16th day of May, 2013. BARBARA S. BUTLER, Clerk HENDRY County, Florida BY: /S/ J. Bevis Deputy Clerk “In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons in need of a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding shall, within seven (7) days prior to any proceeding, contact the Administrative Of ce of the Court, HENDRY County, 25 EAST HICKPOCHEE AVENUE, LABELLE FL 33935-County Phone; 863-675-5204 TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1-800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service”.443832 CN 5/23,30/2013 Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Public Notice Hendry County Waste Management has extended Curbside Recycling to your area. You will receive two bins the last week in May and service will begin the “rst week in June CURBSIDE RECYCLING PROGRAM PROGRAMA DE RECICLAJE THINGS TO REMEMBER: Newspaper, magazines, junk mail, clean food boxes and cardboard should be broken down or cut up to 4 x 4 or less pieces. Bottles, jugs, glass and plastic containers should be rinsed. Separation of materials is not necessary. ITEMS TO RECYCLE: Aluminum soda/beer cans/foil/pie pans Glass soda/beer/liquor/wine bottles; jelly/salsa/any other clear/brown/green bottles/jars Metal soup/fruit/juice/pet food/tuna/vegetables cans Paper news/magazines/bags/phone books/junk mail/ catalogs/of“ce/computer/cardboard/cereal boxes/gift boxes/pasta boxes Plastic containers marked #1 through #7, milk jugs/detergent/bleach/water/soda/shampoo bottles/ butter/whipped topping tubs/#2 black nursery plant pots please) ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED: screens/lawn furniture as in juice boxes or waxed cardboard ”ower pots (except black #2)/medicine viles/egg car tons/polystyrene trays/newspaper sleeves/Styrofoam These items need to be disposed of with the regular household garbage. Most grocery stores have a recy cling container to return plastic bags. PICKUP SCHEDULE: Put out within 6 of curb by 6 am, to ensure pick up. North LaBelle/Fort Denaud/Wheeler Road Areas: Pickup Day will be Thursday. Port LaBelle/South Montura Areas: Pickup Day will be Wednesday. South 29/Leon Dennis/Pioneer/LaDeca/Everhigh Areas: Pickup Day will be Monday. Pickup Day will be Tuesday. Flaghole/North Montura Areas: Pickup Day will be Friday. Questions: COSAS A TENER EN CUENTA: Peridicos, revistas, correo basura, cajas de alimen tos limpios y cartn deben desglosarse o cortados hasta 4x4 o menos piezas. Botellas, jarros, vidrio y envases de plstico deben ser enjuagados. La separacin de los materiales no es necesario. ARTCULOS PARA RECICLAR: Aluminio minio / pie cacerolas Glass jalea / salsa / otras botellas / frascos claro / marrn / verde Metal / atn / verduras puede Papel cas / correo basura / catlogos / o“cina / ordenador / cartn / cajas de cereales / cajas de regalo / cajas de pasta Plastico las / mantequilla/ champ/ crema batida baeras / # 2 macetas de vivero negro Navidad envoltura de papel / cajas (sin cintas) LOS ARTCULOS NO ACEPTADOS: Ollas de aluminio / sartenes / utensilios de cocina / Vidrio medicina botellas / platos / vasos / ventanas / espejos potable / pyrex carnet de conducir Papel triturado/ envase con una capa de cera, por ejemplo en cajas de jugo o de cartn encerado cos / aceite de motor / anticongelante / macetas (excepto negro # 2) / medicina viles / huevo cajas / bandejas de poliestireno / peridico mangas / espuma de poliestireno permercados tienen un contenedor de reciclaje para volver bolsas de plstico. HORARIO DE RECOGIDA: Ponga en el plazo de 6 de la acera a las 6 am, para garantizar la recogida. North LaBelle / Fort Denaud / reas Wheeler Road: Puerto LaBelle / rea del sur de Montura: Sur 29 / Leon Dennis / Pioneer / LaDeca / Everhigh Acres: Flaghole / North reas Montura: Preguntas: Hendry County Waste Management se ha extendido de reciclaje de su zona. Usted recibir dos contenedores de la ltima semana de mayo y el servicio se iniciar la primera semana de Junio. 15 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013

PAGE 16

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Chapter 197.512 Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Verona A, LLC, the holders of the following certi cate has led said certi cate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certi cate number, year of issuance, description of property and the name in which it was assessed are as follows: CERT. NAME IN NO. YEAR DESCRIPTION WHICH ASSESSED 2533 2007 2024329-28000000530 Mary Culliver Est. c/o Brenda K. Kendrick Lot 162, FORD PARK SUBDIVISION, Section 1, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 48, Public Records of Hendry County, Florida. Less and except Gas, Oil and Mineral rights not owned by prior owner. Subject to existing easements and right of ways of record. All of said property being in the County of Hendry, State of Florida. Unless such certi cate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certi cate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Clerk’s Of ce, 2nd Floor, Administration Wing, LaBelle, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on the Fourth Thursday in the month of June, 2013 which is the 27th day of June, 2013. Dated this 15th day of May, 2013 Barbara S. Butler Clerk of Circuit Court Hendry County, Florida 443875 CN 5/23,5/30 & 6/6,6/13/2013 NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Florida Department of Transportation Project Bids will be received by the District One Of ce until 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, June 20, 2013, for the following Proposals: E1M72 Signalization, milling and resurfacing, sidewalks and signing and pavement marking for approximately 0.163 miles on State Road 25 (U.S. 27) at the intersection of State Road 542 (Dundee Road), in Polk County. Budget Amount $249,783.33 E1M90 Drainage improvements, milling and resurfacing, base work, curb and gutters, sidewalks, signing and pavement marking and utility modi cations on State Road 45 (U.S. 41), from 19th Avenue West northerly approximately 0.053 miles, to 18th Avenue Drive West in the City of Bradenton, Manatee County. Budget Amount $239,911.25 E1M96-R0 Asphalt Repair. Sarasota and Manatee Counties. Budget Amount: $200,000.00 4440 CN/CB 5/30;6/6/2013 Public Notice Public Notice CFA022585 CAC1817236 Echols Now Offers A/C & Refrigeration Spring Savings 15 Point Tune-up Only $6499 SINCE 1975 Hot Deals to keep You Cool !! 16 Serving the communities south of Lake Okeechobee May 30, 2013 Earn some extra cash. Sell your used items in the classifieds Find it faster. Sell it sooner in the classifieds Join all the people who say, I sold it in the classifieds.Ž Shop here first! The classified ads The classifieds are the most successful salesperson in town. Get a quick response to any item you may be sellin g with a classified ad. Earn some extra cash. Sell your used items in the classifieds Join all the people who say, I sold it in the classifieds.Ž The classifieds are the most successful salesperson in town. Get a quick response to any item you may be selling with a classified ad. Its never too late to find the perfect gift. Look for it in the classifieds.HENDRY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS NOTICE OF BUDGET WORKSHOP MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners will hold a workshop on June 11, 2013, beginning at 4:00 p.m., in the Commission Room, Clewiston City Hall, 115 West Ventura Avenue, Clewiston, Florida, for the purpose of discussing the 2013-2014 county budgets. The meeting is open to the public. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Hendry County Commission with respect to any matter discussed at such 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. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA Karson Turner, Chairman 444031 CB/CN 5/30/2013 SUBMITTED PHOTOPatriotic ProgramCentral’s Annual Patriotic Program was a great success. Central Staff and students would like to say thank you to Mrs. Denault and chorus for all their hard work.