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The news-sun
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Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
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General Note:
Also published for Avon Park.

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C M Y K 079099401001 Phone ... 385-6155Fax ... 385-2453Online: www.newssun.com WAUCHULA STATE BANK/Cheryl Hen; 11.25"; 1.5"; Black plus three; process, front strip low down ; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 7 7 7 7 NEWS-SUNHighlands Countys Hometown Newspaper Since 1927 Wednesday-Thursday, July 10-11, 2013Volume 94/Number 82 | 50 cents w ww.newssun .com CelebrationsB6 ClassifiedsA7 ClubsB6 Crossword PuzzleB9 Dear AbbyB9 Editorial & OpinionA3 Friends & NeighborsB6 ObituariesA6 Whats CookingB8 Index PM storms High 91 Low 73Details, A10 B y BARRYFOSTER News-Sun correspondentA VON PARK City council members will get together for a special meeting Thursday evening. Their regular Monday night session was pushed back three days to accommodate at least two mem-b ers who could not attend the normal first of the week gathering. S everal issues of note are slated to come before the delayed session. Council members will get al ook at the newly revised fortune teller ordinance. The new statute m irrors Highlands Countys rules with more stringent regulations for soothsayers and psychics. Kyle Lynn of Sebring Computers also is slated to make ap resentation to the council on new software for the citys web page. T hat program will poll citizens on a wide array of issues to so they can express their feelings on whatt hey do and do not like. Lynn has been running the citys web page s ince it was hacked several months ago. The council also will have their f irst look at recommendations from the citys charter review committee. Those were finalized at a Monday night session Reportedly, the council also m ay be presented with a banner in Charter changes ready for council Meeting to be held Thursday night By ROD LEWIS N ews-Sun correspondentLAKE PLACID The town council gave the Highway Park Neighborhood Association a discount on the utility connection fee for its new community build-i ng during Monday nights meeting. Evelyn Colon, executive director for the Highway Park Neighborhood Preservation and Enhancement District Council, appealed to the council for a waiver for the connection fee for water. This association is the civic body that r epresents the community and that the board is elected by the community, Colon s aid, making a parallel between the role of her organization and that of the Lake Placid town council. She also used the parallel to the proposed building and that of the council chambers. C olon pointed out the symbiotic relationship between the communities of Highway Park and Lake Placid, saying that because there are no businesses such as grocery stores or gas stations inH ighway Park, the residents shop in Lake Placid and support businesses there. This is a group representing an unincorporated area that is adjacent to our town, Town Attorney Bert Harris said. This is the closest thing they have to a Utility fee discounted for Highway Park project New community center gets break on connection feeKnocked outH ost team Sebring falls in T -ball state tournament SPORTS, B1 News-Sun photo by ROD LEWIS Evelyn Colon, executive director for the Highway Park Neighborhood Preservation and Enhancement District Council, speaks to the Lake Placid Town Council Monday night. The organization is renovating an abandoned house at 106 Washington St. and turning it into a community resource center. N ews-Sun photo by KATARASIMMONS H eartland Workforce President Roger Hood (from left), Chief Executive Officer Donna Doubleday and Chief Operating Officer Ann Martin meet Tuesday morning to discuss details regarding their new roles. Hood will soon be retiring and Doubleday and Martin have been promoted to new positions at the Heartland Workforce. See TOWN, A6 By SAMANTHAGHOLAR sgholar@newssun.comSEBRING The Florida Gulf Coast Chapter of the Alzheimers Association is continuing its efforts to help improve the lives of the many Alzheimers and dementia patients in the area. The chapter encompasses 17 counties and works to serve approximately 189,000 people living with the disease. Throughout the year, the Alzheimers Association spreads information and awareness to local communities that culminates in the annual Walk to End Alzheimers in several cities throughout the chapter. Alzheimers walks draw more than 8,000 participants across the region who come together to raise funds and awareness for the cause. Sebrings walk is set for Oct. 12, but teams are currently being formed to participate in the annual event. Sponsorships are also being accepted from local businesses and organizations. Two sponsorship levels are still available for those interested in being a part of the Alzheimers awareness movement. Sponsors sought for Sebring Walk to End Alzheimers See SPONSORS, A5 See AP, A6 By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comSEBRING Yet another Highlands County stalwart is retiring RogerH ood, who led Heartland Workforce District 19 for the last 12 years, has already stepped down from day-to-day leadership, which is now in the hands of CEO Donna Doubleday, a long-time administrator for the organization. Hood remains president and will cont inue working with Workforce through December, but as an ambassador and f acilitator. He expects to travel to other districts, and counties within districts. His job is to collect opinions and ideas. With the change Hood moved out of the CEOs office into new space as mall, windowless office on an interior hallway. Hood is an almost native Floridian, except that he was born in Tupelo, Miss. only reaching Polk County when hew as in the second grade. Otherwise, he grew up in Frostproof, graduating from high school there. He worked in the orange groves on weekends and during the summer. Hood enlisted in the Army immediateR oger Hood Former Heartland Workforce CEOIts been the most satisfying j ob Ive had. Taking taxpayer dollars and positively impacting the community, improving the quality of life, its been personally rewarding Leaving is bittersweet Hood has enjoyed tenure at helm of Heartland Workforce By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comSEBRING Roger Hood, retiring president and CEO of the Heartland Workforce, worries that the public does not understand the role a Workforce plays or how it works. In fact, a Workforce is complicated, the result of federal, state and county cooperation. It operates under strict rules with taxpayer money and is administered locally. There are Workforce district faces challenges See HOOD, A5 See WORKFORCE, A5 News-Sun staffA VON PARK Afundraiser barbecue is planned for Friday to benefit Jade Jackson, the 14-yearold daughter of Greg and Jackie Jackson of Avon Park. Two weeksa go Jade was diagnosed with an ependymoma tumor, a type of brain cancer. She has undergone brain surgery, but recovery will be a long process. A ccording to Jades aunt, Mandy Guthrie, chemotherapy and radiation will begin within the next two weeks. She will receive treatments in Tampa five days a week for six weeks, which means Fundraisers set for AP teenager See FUNDRAISERS, A6

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C M Y K S pecial to the News-SunCHICAGO When the school year ends, so do freem eals for the millions of children in low-income h ouseholds who depend on them most. This summer, the Highlands County FamilyY MCAis partnering with Walmart in an effort to feed m ore children through the Summer Food Service Program the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDAs program to pro-v ide free meals to children aged 18 and under while s chool is out of session. More than 300 Ys nationwide will provide 7 millionn utritious meals and snacks to 70,000 children. D ave Scheck, local YMCAprogram director, said the Yis an open site w here any child in the area who wants breakfast or lunch can come to the YMCAfor the free service. Breakfast will be servedb etween 9 and 9:30 a.m., and lunch between 11:30 and noon every weekday. According to the USDA, 19.5 million low-incomec hildren receive free or reduced-cost meals during t he school year. As part of the YMCAs summer foodp rogram, children aged 18 and under will continue to receive two meals a day, or one meal and a snack. Not only will this help thousandso f children get nutrition they need for good health, but it also will help alleviate t he strain on family food budgets when school is out. When the school year e nds, childrens meals should not, says Neil N icoll, president and CEO of YMCAof the USA(Y-USA). ith so many familiess truggling, the Yis committed to helping kids stay s trong and healthy. As a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and socialr esponsibility, were making sure that all our children h ave the support they need to thrive in summer and year around. T he YMCAs summer food program is part of Walmarts S ummer Giving Campaign a broad $25 million initiative aimed at filling the gaps crea ted when schools close this summer. The initiative will help expand nutrition, learn-i ng and employment services to more than 110,000 U.S. m iddle and high school students throughout the summer months. Walmart contributeda $3 million grant to Y-USA to address child hunger. Kids should have every opportunity to grow into successful adults and were doing our part to make sure thats the case this summers ays Walmarts Executive Vice President of Corporate A ffairs, Leslie Dach. From helping thousands of kids stay active and learn,t o supporting summer job programs and providing n utritious meals, were committed to making a difference. Sponsors/donors needed for programSEBRING Sponsors and donors are needed for the children enrolled in The Salvation Armys Back to School Clothing Program. Stop by the office at 3135 Kenilworth Blvd. to pick upa childs apple with all the information needed for shopping. The deadline for returning the items back to The Salvation Army is Friday, Aug. 2. For more information, call 385-7548, ext. 100.Road closures for Caladium Festival, 5K in Lake PlacidLAKE PLACID From July 26-28, Interlake Boulevard in downtown Lake Placid will be closed to through traffic due to the Chamber of Commerce annual Caladium Festival. Interlake will be closed from Oak Avenue to Main Avenue. Traffic will be easily routed around the festival. On Saturday, July 27, the annual Dr. Tom McDonald 5K race will take place around the downtown area beginning at 7 a.m. Traffic during the race will be slowed and stopped at various areas to maintain both runner safety and safe vehicle travel. Anyone with questions, comments, or concerns can call Lake Placid Police Department Chief James Fansler at 863-699-3757. Entries needed for Caladium Festival Floral Design CompetitionLAKE PLACID On behalf of the Greater Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce, the Lake Placid Garden Club, would like to invite everyone to enter a floral arrangement in the Caladium Festivals floral design competition. The Garden Club has been asked to chair this event and is hopeful that everyone who is interested in floral arrangement and design will participate. Entries must be all cut fresh flower material with no less than 80 percent caladiums in the design. There will be ribbons and cash awarded for the top three finishers and the peoples choice. Arrangements must be dropped off at the Caladium Co-op on Interlake Boulevard in Lake Placid on Thursday, July 25 between 1-3 p.m. Judging will take place after all the arrangements are placed. All entries will be displayed at the Caladium Arts & Crafts CoOp throughout the Festival on July 26-28. All entries must be picked up Sunday, July 28, by 2 p.m. For more information and to pre-register by July 19, contact Sharon at 5310060 or Alice at 699-2981 or email Alice at gstahr211@aol.com/.Digging into the Past at Avon Park Public LibraryThe fourth event of the Summer Reading Program, Digging into the Past, will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Avon Park Public Library. Join special guest Anne Reynolds for this fascinating program. Reynolds is a professional archaeologist who has participated in many digs in Florida. She discovered the Blueberry Site, a 60-acre site Page A2News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com pub block; 5.542"; 4.5"; Black; publishers block; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 6 4 4 0 0 3 3 July 5 223414754MB: 42x:4Next jackpot $12 millionJuly 2 3642515253MB: 40x:4 June 28 815354652MB: 38x:4 July 6 1735394347x:3Next jackpot $34 millionJuly 3 31342475253x:4 June 29 135142832x:3 July 8 619272930 July 7 817202531 July 6 1617242528 July 5 3891314 July 8 (n 7454 July 8 (d 2400 July 7 (n 8970 July 7 (d 9794 July 8 (n 117 July 8 (d 971 July 7 (n 146 July 7 (d 529 July 5 617394115 July 2 192324432 June 28 1224324314 June 25 211242810 July 6 213353652 PB: 11Next jackpot $80 millionJuly 3 36294051 PB: 4 June 29 828305356 PB: 16 Lottery Center Courtesy photo Brenda Robinson (from left), CNA; Leah Little, LPN; MichelleWilson, LPN; Jeni Watts, CNA, transportation; and Tiffany McCranie, CNA, activities are part of the team at LakeP lacid Health Care Center, which was recently named Best at Quality Care Pillar for 2 012 by its parent organization, Gulf Coast Health Care of Pensacola. By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comA VON PARK Pastor Bill Breylinger arrived in 1987 to be the youth pastor at Union Congregation Church at 106 N. Butler Ave. One of his accomplish-m ents was creating the Rock Youth Center that he says works with 200 young people, 60 percent of them minorities. In 1988 Breylinger was named the churchs head pastor. In addition to expanding the c ampus and building a new sanctuary, he reached out to the community. He and his congregation are committed to the Church Service Center, Samaritans Touch andH abitat for Humanity. Breylinger is known as the alking Pastor, because he walked from Avon Park to Americus, Ga., the birthplace of Habitat. He raised awareness for the organization, as well as$ 100,000. Breylinger said one of the reasons he took the walk is because, My wife (Jane Breylinger) poured her life out as director of Highlands CountyH abitat. Time flies, and Breylinger found himself celebrating his 65th birthday in May. Coincidentally, 2013 also marks his 25th anniversary at the church. Breylinger said that on his birthd ay, I asked God what I could do to honor him. I heard God say, I will give you three messages to preach a three-night revival and the word you preach will bring 65 ofm y lost children home. Which is why Breylinger announces Revival 65 for July 15-17 and welcomes everyone. Every night at 7 p.m. I will be preaching a revival open to every church and to all people in ourt hree-county area, he said. On Monday, July 15 his message is titled What are you hungry for; Tuesday, July 16, The grace test; and Wednesday, July 17, What must I do to be saved. There will be great music, Breylinger said. We expect a full house every night. Bring your friends. Union Congregational to hold three-day revival Special to the News-SunL AKE PLACID Lake Placid Health Care Center is proud to announce that Dr.Tahir Chaudri has been named rehabilitation med-i cal director for the facility. Chaudri will oversee the protocols of the facilitys therapy services being delivered in house by Halcyon Rehabilitation Services. The facility has been selected by CMS as one of just more than 200 skilled nursing facilities in the c ountry to enter in to a pilot program for reimbursement for services of specific rehabilitation services called the BundledP ayment Initiative. The addition of Chaudri will enhance the facilitys efforts to be good stewards for the Medicare program. This announcement falls on the heels of Lake Placid Health Care Center being awarded the Best at Quality Care Pillar for 2012 by its parent organiz ation, Gulf Coast Health Care of Pensacola. The criteria for the award included quality outcomes, environmental scores, satisfactions urveys and regulatory compliance during 2012. Lake Placid Health Care Center followed up with a Deficiency Free Survey by the Agency for Health Care Administration in April of 2013. It was also voted the 2012 winner of best nursing home. Chaudri named new rehabilitation director at LP Health Care Center Community Briefs Continued on A6 The Y fights child hunger with help from Walmart This weeks question: Do you think that the Obama Administrations decision to delay a major part of the Obamacare system for a year is an attempt to influence the 2014 elections? O nline Yes 78.3% No 21.7% Total votes: 120 www.newssun .comPoll open through Friday. Make your voice heard at

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C M Y K TODAYSEDITORIALTODAYSLETTERS 2 227 U.S. 27 South Sebring, FL 33870 863-385-6155 N EWSROOMR OMONA WASHINGTONPublisher/Executive Editor Ext. 515publisher@newssun.com S COTT DRESSELE ditor Ext. 516editor@newssun.comDAN HOEHNESports Editor E xt. 528daniel.hoehne@newssun.com A DVERTISINGV ICKIE WATSONExt. 518vickie.jones@newssun.comMITCH COLLINSE xt. 507mcollins@newssun.com BUSINESS OFFICEJ ANET EMERSONExt. 596legals@newssun.com Editorial & Opinion www.newssun.comN ews-SunW ednesday, July 10, 2013Page A3 The young people of Highlands County were dealt another blow recently with the death of JorgeV icens, a young man who touched the lives of everyone he came in contact with. Jorge was like a brother t o my two children. He was a freshman cadet the year my daughter graduated from Avon Park High School and left the Junior ROTC program there. Hew as a junior the year my son entered the program. A t the service Saturday, there was a lot of talk about Jorges determinationt o be the best at whatever he attempted, his infectious s mile, the compassion he had for his friends and family and his faith in the Lord. But there was more to Jorge. He was just ag ood kid. I remember one of our f irst years we were involved in Relay for Life. I was dog tired and didnt t hink I could move another muscle only about half way t hrough the night. Briana, my quiet one, was full of energy. She took off to joina bunch of other young people in the center field who were all dancing. I w ent to watch some of them and later learned that h er friend Jorge was the one with all of the really cool moves. She said it was his dance that she would remember. S he will also remember how they were like family Angel Perez and Phillix Sterling included. Thats what Junior ROTC is, a brotherhood, and that didt change when Brianag raduated and Daniel came up into the program his f reshman year. Phillix kind of adopted Daniel and Jorge did what he did best, helping guide Daniel in the way that a cadet should be. W hen Briana would go to the school to pick Daniel up after practice, one of the three and many times all three of the boysw ould come out to say hello to her. Acouple of them were even lucky enough to drive her car in the parking lot, something s he didnt let just anyone do. After all, it was her t ransportation. Sebring resident George Dumont knew Jorge too.H e knew him well enough to capture Jorges spirit in a song, ALittle Time Till Then, but its a song that also touches on two others taken way too early Aaron Doty and LindseyH ammortree. Its a song of searching for answers in t he loss of young friends, but looking forward to being with them again ont he other side. Georges song can be f ound on YouTube. That search for answers is also done by adults. Wew onder how such a young and promising life can be snatched so quickly. We w onder why. Like the young friends, we feel b lessed to have known him, even if it was just a little bit. Like any other parent, there are certain friends ofo ur children that we look forward to watching grow into adulthood. Like Angel and Phillix, Jorge was one of those kids and I feel certain that he would have made a tremendous leaderi n whatever field he journeyed into. He was that k ind of person. Im sure that Angel and Phillix wont let him down and will carry on that desire to help guide othersa nd pursue higher dreams. Hopefully those whose lives were touched by Jorge will do the same. R omona Washington is publisher of the News-Sun. She can be reached at publisher@newssun.com Trying to make sense of it all At Random R omona Washington M oney specifically set aside for training is kept in a special trust fund. Most of the dollars come from court fees or traffic ticket fines. T he system seemed to be working well until it didt. I t is a circular problem. With money designated for training, police chiefsa nd sheriffs developed higher professional standards. T he better trained departments, paying more attention to prevention, significantlyl owered the crime rate according to the Associated P ress, it has dropped 18 percent since 2008. This is a good thing, of course. We all, including state legislators, have reasont o celebrate. Only there turns out to be a n unexpected consequence with fewer court fees, there are fewer dollars to pay for training. In other words, offenders p ay for officer training. By benefiting from this training, law enforcement officers doa better job which means fewer offenders; which means less money for train-i ng. If youve ever wanted to know what ironic really m eans, this is a good example: Deputies and officers lose by doing a better job. T he good news is that as training drops, officer s kill levels will drop too. This means the crime rate will rise and there will be more offenders back paying into the system, so there willo nce again be money for training. One might argue that farsighted legislators mighth ave seen the boom or bust nature of the cycle, but we are not so sure. Predicting t he future has never been a science. For example, how could t he state legislature have foreseen another unexpected consequence when it raised t he fines for traffic tickets to make up for other revenue losses? How could the legislature h ave predicted that deputy sheriffs and police officers w ould act with kindness, g iving out more warnings and fewer tickets, saving f amilies, in some cases, hundreds of dollars? How could legislators have guessed deputies and officers would m ake a sacrifice to their self-interest by feeling empathy and acting with compassion? Like we say, sometimes t he legislature cant win for losing. Cant win for losing Every once in a while we almost feel s orry for our state legislators. At times they cant seem to win for losing. Take the financing of law enforcement o fficer training. Wild claims about past presidentsEditor: In his letter of June 19, John Larsen gives a quote from Abraham Lincoln that includes the words You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. It goes on to contrast wage earners and wage payers in the same way. Alittle reflection shows that this quote is very unlikely. When Lincoln abolished slavery with the Emancipation Proclamation, he did build up the weak, slaves, by weakening the strong, plantation owners. It looks like Mr. Larsen is the victim of misinformation circulated by email. Snopes.com says that the mistaken attribution of the quote to Lincoln probably goes back to pamphlets circulated in the 1940s. In the same way, wild claims have circulated that Presidents Hoover, Truman or Eisenhower deported millions of illegal immigrants. Actually, only about 72,000 were deported during the Hoover administration. Taking Truman as an example, despite wild claims that he deported millions of illegals, only 127,000 were actually deported during his administration. Truman did not even personally order those deportations. These figures are from FactCheck.org. There are also wild claims floating around that President Eisenhower deported as many as 13 million illegals during Operation Wetback. This leaves the impression of a president crusading against illegal immigration, especially from Mexico. In fact, Operation Wetback was only in operation for a few months during 1954 and the numbers were much lower. Dale L. Gillis SebringSebring citizens need to wake upEditor: Citizens of Sebring, wake up! Your council is attempting to put yet another undue burden on you. Do you really want to be forced to be responsible for anothers personal property? Here is the rules in most of the lands in the United States. Each abutting entity that uses the easement property is liable for the maintenance of the easement. In most situations, the courts require each entity to share in the costs proportionately to their amount of use and damage to the easement. So, if you use it 1 percent compared to the others 99 percent, then you owe 1 percent of the costs to maintain the easement, regardless of who does the work. The property that primarily abuts to the easement is the dominant tenant. The city of Sebring owns all property and roadways that abuts to easements, making them the dominant tenant, or the 99 percent responsible. The individual property owners only one the small portions of property that abuts to small sections of easements within the city making them the servient tenant and the 1 percent responsible. In some states it is actually the servient tenants duty to maintain an easement, but with the costs shared proportionately as earlier described by the dominant tenant and the servient tenants are paid accordingly. That is, after all, the most fair democratic method. Because when you write an ordinance as the city of Sebring council has, putting that responsibility on me, the servient tenant, that is what you will have to do to each and every one of us if we are to be tasked with the care of the dominant tenants easements and double taxed for this job. We already pay the city of Sebring in taxes towards the general fund that are to be used for the upkeep of the citys properties. This is an unlawful attempt to put a double undue burden and double taxation on the servient tenant citizens and property owners of Sebring for the enjoyment and use of the dominant tenant, city of Sebring and all the citizens of Highlands County and beyond who use the easements abutting to private property owners land and who already collects taxpayer funds for the general upkeep of the citys property. I will fight this wrong, unjust, unfair and illegal burden the city council is attempting to yet burden its citizens with, unfairly once again, and the world will know their wrongs. But I cannot keep fighting them alone. This is affecting every property owner in Sebring and we all need to fight for our rights back from this corrupt local government. Theyre overstepping their lines on so many issues. Not only is the city of Sebring council attempting to put wrong ordinances in place, but if you abide by them will put liens on your property and take away your property and your familys property, homes and business if you do not do the budding of the majority and rich (dominant tenant cost of the minority and poor (servient tenant up citizens of Sebring and let your voice be heard and take some action on this insane issue the Sebring City Council has passed and invoked and forced upon you or you will lose your rights and democracy (social and political equality and respect for the individual within the community) as this is yet another step towards socialism. (Asystem or government that possesses both political power and production and distributes its mean unequally, usually on the majority servient society (99 percent) for the minority dominant societys benefit (1 percent). Gingerlee Mithcelllindo Sebring EDITORIALPAGEPOLICYMake sure to sign your letter and include your address and phone number. Anonymous letters will be automatically rejected. Please keep your letters to a maximum of 400 words. Letters of local concern take priority. Send your letter to 2227 U.S. 27 South, Sebring, FL 33870; drop it off at the same address; fax 385-1954; or e-mail editor@newssun.com. Letters are limited to two per month and a guest co lumn can be submitted once every three months. Opinions expressed in letters or columns are solel y the opinion of that author and not necessarily the opinion of the staff or editors of the News-Sun All items will run on a first-come basis as space per mits, although more timely ones could be moved up. The News-Sun has a long history of encouraging public discussion through letters and guest columns. Providing this forum for our readers is a pleasure, not an obligation.

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C M Y K Page A4News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com WELLS MOTOR COMPANY; 11.25"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, new cars; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 6 6 2 2 FIRST ASSEMBLY GOD (RETAIL reflections; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 6 6 5 5 Courtesy photo S ons of the American Revolution were proud to present to Cadet Zachariah Kunshier the JROTC Commendation Medal and Certificate recently by chapter secretary George Frey at the Lake Placid Army Junior ROTC, commanded by Col. Warren Johnson. The state societies and chapters of the NSSAR present thousands of awards each year to law enforcement o fficers, public safety officers, and other citizens who exemplify the best civic traditions of o ur nation. This includes young men and women who are leaders in our communities: h igh-ranking high school students of history, Eagle Scouts, JROTC and ROTC cadets and midshipmen. For more information about the SAR and meetings, call 465-7345. Kunshier earns JROTC Commendation Medal Associated PressG ENEVAA17-year-old was treated for puncture wounds on his head after being bitten by an alligator while swimming at a cent ral Florida state park. Andrew Hudson of Winter Springs was swimming Monday with friends in the Little Big Econ State Forest when he kicked what he thought was a log in the water. T he object was actually an alligator nearly 10 feet long. It came up behind Hudson and jerked him underwater. Hudson told Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission investigators thath e knew there were alligators that swam in the parks river, but he had not seen any b efore he was attacked. It just came up behind me. I didnt see o ne all day in there and then it just came up behind me and I felt it and I started freaking out and swam as fast as I could, Hudson s aid. When he got to shore, blood was running from the top of his head. Hudson wrapped his shorts around his head to stop the bleeding. H is friend Mark OShea ran for help to a forestry office about a half-mile away. They looked at me like I was crazy. Im like, My friend really got bit by an alligatorsaid OShea. D octors at a Seminole County hospital treated Hudson with stitches and staples for s everal puncture wounds on his head. Alligator bites teen on the head

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C M Y K 24 Workforce districts in the state. Highlands, Hardee and DeSoto make up District 19. Hood said the district f aces challenges. We have been identified as a rural area of critical concern. I w ould really like us to move b eyond that, he said. Its hard to market an area of critical concern. Another problem in the district is that the largest percentage of jobs is in the agricultural industry. Sixty percent of new hires in the district are agricultural, Hood said. That large percentage is a reflection of rural Hardee and DeSoto c ounties. In Highlands County the largest employer i s the medical community. Agriculture has and is a strong economic force in the district, Hood said, but typi-c ally wages are low. The community has to figure out how to bring in value added jobs, Hood said. The problem is urgent, he added,b ecause currently Highlands County has the lowest annual wages in the state. To be self-sufficient here an individual has to earn $12 anh our. Wages in the county are nowhere near that. Hood said the strategy to create jobs is demand driven. The primary customer is theb usiness community that creates the jobs our local workers need, he said. Ours taffs top priority is to enhance the local labor market. W orking together, federal, state and local governments, along with chambers of commerce, business leaders, col-l eges and school districts have created two lists: Targeted Industry and Targeted Occupations. In order to draw new busin ess, the community needs to identify its resources and manpower strengths. Once it knows what it can offer, the county can target industriest hat would be a good fit. At the same time the county needs to create a list of targeted occupations with subsidized training, so then ecessary workforce can be in place when a new company comes looking. T he Workforce also joins other agencies in analyzing data and extrapolating intot he future. Hood said studies predict that the Heartland region will continue to attract agri-c ultural businesses, but new opportunities are coming soon. For example, there is already interest in biofuels and renewable energy,h ealthcare and life sciences, information technology, logistics and distribution and also niche manufacturing (like aviation or buildingc omponent design). Hood is excited by all of it, but sees particular opportunities coming in logistics and distribution. The currentp roject to widen and deepen the Panama Canal is projected to increase shipmentst hrough Florida ports. The county could take advantage of this. It is cen-t rally located with train lines and two airports. The keys are thinking ahead, working together andk eeping quality of life as the main focus, Hood said. s through a common focus that we and our partners can positively impact t he local economy by helping to support growth of bett er-paying jobs within the region and enhancing the talent pipeline, he said. ly after graduation. In a career spanning just more than 20 years, he advanced from private to sergeant tom ajor and retired while working for General Colin Powell. Coming back to his hometown, Hood became city manager. Later he worked as a general manager for W hidden Citrus, also in Frostproof. I n 2001 he was hired by Jimmy Gose, Heartland Workforces legendary leader. Hood worked as assistant director to Gose a nd his successor Carol Brown, and was named executive director himself in 2004. Relaxed in his new office, s till passionate, energetic and committed, Hood also radiates joy and peace of mind. It is clear he looks forward to life after so many y ears on the clock. He smiles ruefully, Its been the most satisfying job Ive had, he said. aking taxpayersdollars a nd positively impacting the community, improving the quality of life. Its been personally rewarding. So leaving is bittersweet. Any success, he quickly a dded, goes to our staff and board of directors. Aleader is no better than his staff. He and his wife Lynne plan to take a year off, spend time with their mothers andt ravel the country once he is truly retired. They also plan to return home. www.newssun.comN ews-SunW ednesday, July 10, 2013Page A5 PUBLIX-National Newspaper Plac; 3.639"; 16"; Black plus three; process, 100911 publix liqours; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 9 9 1 1 3 3 MARTIAL ARTS (pp 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 9 9 9 9 0 0 HIGHLANDS LITTLE THEATRE PP; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, double your fun; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 4 4 7 7 A1,000 steps level sponsorship includes organization recognition and name on the Alzheimers walk website and social media sites, name listing on the walk banner, a certificate of participation and walk T-shirts at two of the Florida Gulf Coast Chapter walks. The 2,000 steps level sponsorship includes all of the previous level items as well as name listing on email blasts, T-shirts for walks in the region and name listing on the walk Tshirts. The sponsorships are $1,000 and 2,000. The Purple Patron sponsorship is also available for $350. The deadline for all of the sponsorship is August 1. Any individuals, organizations or business interested in becoming a sponsor should contact Rachel Farinas at 727-2592317 or farinasr@alzflgulf.org. Team sign ups are now being accepted. Groups of two or more are considered a team and can be individuals or organizations walking together. Anyone interested in signing up a team to participate in the Sebring Walk to End Alzheimers may visit www.actalz.org/sebring. For more information, contact Penny Kocarek at 658-2694. Continued from A1 Sponsors sought for Walk to End Alzheimers C ontinued from A1 Continued from A1 Hood proud of time as Workforce leader Workforce faces challenges, but also has opportunities, Hood says News-Sun photo by KATARA S IMMONS H eartland W orkforce President Roger Hood is scheduled to retire at t he end of December.

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C M Y K s upport of the current administration. The banner apparently has been taken around the city by Doris Miller, wife of for-m er city councilman Paul Miller. It has been signed by a number of residents and businesses who are in support of staff and council, while a number of other residents and businesses reportedly have declined to sign it. Miller would not say how long she had been circulating the banner or how many had signed it. Three members of the Avon Park Charter Review Committee met Monday afternoon and finished a revised copy of a proposed municipal charter for the City of Charm. In attendance were former councilman Joe Wright, former city council candidate Jim Barnard and community leader Lester Roberts. Unable to attend the hour long session were committee chairman George Hall, Avon Park City Attorney Gerald Buhr and Councilman Parke Sutherland, who serves as the councils liaison to the group. The three spent an hour going over the nine-page document, reviewing the lang uage and fine tuning the proposal before sending it to the city council. Only onec hange of any significance was suggested, that came in the area of the removal of the city manager. Committee members agreed that it should take an affirmative vote of no fewer than three members to oust a city manger. Three, being a majority of the five-member council. That adds clarity Wright said. It would be wrong to have three members meet and then two vote somebody out. Another question came during a discussion on a reinserted section on investigations. I have a problem with somebody who doesnt want to participate in an investigation being charged with a misdemeanor, Roberts said. That sentiment was echoed from the audience, with references made to the recent unpleasantness between City Manager Julian Deleon and Councilman Garrett Anderson. Reportedly under advisement from his attorney, the councilman has not spoken much about his allegations against Deleon. It was also noted t he Fifth Amendment to the Constitution provides prot ection for those who do not wish to participate in questioning. Taking the advice of Hall, committee members initialed each page and signed and dated the last page to make certain their recommendations would be delivered to the council intact. The council is expected to take up the issue at their special meeting Thursday, with a public hearing and final reading tentatively set for July 22. Once the final version is approved by council, it will be set as a ballot initiative for voters. Page A6News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com UNIVERSAL CENTER OF NATURAL MA; 3.639"; 5"; Black; 7/10/13; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 6 6 5 5 COCHRAN BROTHERS ROOFING; 5.542"; 3"; Black; july ads p/u; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 6 6 9 9 CENTRAL FLORIDA CASKET STORE &; 1.736"; 6"; Black; obit page july ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 7 7 5 5 that was used by Native Americans over a 6,000year period. She is the founder of the KissimmeeV alley Archaeological and Historical Conservancy and helped establish the Museum of Florida Art and Culture at South FloridaS tate College. She has contributed articles to The Florida Anthropologist and other publications. I n this program, children will learn about Florida archaeology and what archaeologists do and will see some of the artifacts from Reynoldscollection. T his program is free and open to children and adults o f all ages. The Avon Park Public Library is at 100 N.M useum Ave. Contact the library at 863-452-3803, v isit the library's website at www.myhlc.org, or visit the Summer Reading Program blog at myhlc.blogspot.com/.Under the Sea Sleepover atS ebring LibraryS EBRING The Sebring Public Library w ill present the Under the Sea Sleepover!starting at 1 p.m. on Thursday. K ids can wear their PJs, bring sleeping bags and Teddy bear (or ocean toy T here will be ocean stories, rainbow fish crafts, r ainbow popcorn and the movie Finding Nemo. For information, call (863Sip & Stroll is FridaySEBRING Destination Downtown Sebring presents Celebrate YourI ndependents Summertime Sip & Stroll f rom 5-9 p.m. on Friday. As we celebrate our nations independence, small businesses are drawi ng attention to the importance of small-scale, local e nterprise topreserve our economic freedom and local self-reliance, valuest hat go back to the very beginning of this country. O n Friday, downtown Sebring merchants willc elebrate summer and their independent spirit with special summertime sav-i ngs and discounts. Dress in your favorite r ed, white and blue and shop the dozens of locally owned businesses, galleries, shops and boutiques i n historic downtown Sebring for a night of fun while strolling the Circle Visit www.DestinationDowntow nSebring.com for more i nformation.CorrectionThere is no question as to who would conduct investigations into the affairs ofA von Park government, including any of its departments, offices or agencies, according to the proposed new charter. That duty would fall to the city counc il. This means it requires a minimum of a 3 to 5 vote to f ormally authorize any council investigation. This language regarding investigations is also not to Avon Park. The current charter has this exa c t provision, which was recentl y invoked by the sitting council. Articles that appeared in earlier editions of the New sSun incorrectly stated suchi nvestigations would be cond ucted by the citys administration. The News-Sun apologizes for the error and appreciates the opportunity to set ther ecord straight. C ontinued from A2 MARYANN RUPERT In Loving Memory, M ary Ann (Holland Rupert, 81, of Lake Placid, Fla., passed away Friday, July 5, 2013. Ann was an elementary school teacher in her early years in Florida. She was a member of Leisure Lakes Baptist Church. She was born in Carrollton, Ga. on Dec. 7, 1931. She was proud to bea Georgia Cracker. Survivors include her daughter, Glenda Steverson and son-in-law,T im Steverson, also of Lake Placid, Fla.; two grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and three greatgreat grandchildren. Amemorial service to celebrate Anns life will take place on Friday, July 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Leisure Lakes Baptist Church, 808 Gardenia St., Lake Placid, FL33852. Aluncheon will follow the service. Rupert Obituaries Find hundreds of local cars in Highlands County. Centralfloridawheels.com Community Briefs government. He suggested that the waiver bea pproved. After discussion of details such as the water meter, other non-profit organizations and whatw ould happen if the organization moves, the council approved charging the association a token fee of a total of $100. It has been a long struggle, but now things a re coming together Colon said. e are planning on s tarting a farmers market within the next few m onths. For more information on The Highway Park Association or the farmers market, contactT iffany Green at (863 840-2995. T he council also approved two site plans. Martin Fitts, town plann er, presented the proposed construction of a m ulti-purpose building addition at the First Presbyterian Church ofL ake Placid, including additional parking, landscaping and a water retent ion area. There was discussion a bout the appearance of the new addition and council made it clear that there was to be no metal showing in the faade oft he building. Mayor John Holbrook simplified the discussion by suggesting that this building should look like the others. After further discuss ion, the council approved the site plan. T he next order of business that the council heard was another site plan, this one for Janya LLC/Caladium Pediatricsn ear Winn-Dixie and Pats Bar-B-Que. After a quick discussion about the landscaping, the council approvedt he site plan with some conditions. In other business: Jennifer CodoSalisbury, with Central Florida Regional Planning Council, gave an update on a technical assistance grant for the water supply. Harris stated that the deadline is in January and that should give the town enough time to work out details. The millage rate was set at 3.65 percent. The millage rate is a property tax rate expressed in tenths of a cent that is applied to the assessed value of real estate. The business tax was tabled until the town attorney can view the recommendations and advise the council. The next town council meeting will take place on Monday, Aug. 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Town Hall. Meetings are open to the public. Continued from A1 Town council discounts utility fee Continued from A1 AP city charter rewrite complete a long and trying journey for the Jacksons. T he barbecue was planned and most tickets sold out simply through word of m outh as news of the event spread through Facebook. Anumber of additional fundraisers to benefit the Jade Jackson Family havea lso been established. Can Koozies and keychains are available for $5 each at michaelshandmadegifts.com. Friend Lane Crosson willa lso be selling silicone bracelets for $5 this weeke nd at the Dixie baseball tournament at Head Field. O n one side, the red bracelet has Jade and a heart in white l etters and on the other side is Philippians 4:13, which reads I can do all things t hrough Christ who strengthens me. Family friend Heather Howell has designed a Jewel Kade charm that will alsoh ave the Bible verse on it. Jades favorite color is red. The charms will sell between $30-$58. Call Howell at (94117 for details ort o place an order. Missy Sperry, a cousin of G reg Jackson, is also planning a fundraiser called F lushing for Jade. Atoilet c an be placed in a persons yard by calling 245-6877. It will cost $15 to have the toilet removed from your yard, $20 to have the toilet placedi n the yard of your choice and $30 to buy insurance guaranteeing it does not visit your yard again. Fridays barbecue will be a t Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. Call Kim Bennett at 443-1043 to find out if tickets are still avail-a ble. Continued from A1 Fundraisers set for Jade Jackson SANFORD (APAn expert on gunshot wounds hired by the defense testifiedT uesday that George Zimmermans account of how he fatally shot Trayvon Martin is consistent with the forensic evidence. Dr. Vincent Di Maio said that the trajectory of the bullet and gun powder on Martinsb ody support Zimmermans version that Martin was on top of him when Zimmerman fired his gun into Martins chest. The guns muzzle was against Martins clothing and it was anywhere from two to four inches fromM artins skin, he said. This is consistent with Mr. Zimmermans account that Mr. Martin was over him, leaning forward at the time he was shot, said Di Maio, the former chief medical examiner in San Antonio. T he pathologist also said it was likely Martin was conscious for 10 to 15 seconds a fter the shooting as a reserve supply of oxygen ran out of his body, and during that time it was possible for him to have moved hisa rms. Zimmermans account that he had placed Martins arms out to his sides after t he shooting contradicts a photo taken after the shooting that shows Martins arms under his body. Defense attorneys contend Martin moved his arms. Di Maio also explained that if clothes t aken into evidence are wet and packaged in plastic bags, and not paper bags, it can ruin the samples since bacteria multiplies and you get mold and it stinks to high heaven. Defense attorneys believe DNAevidencef ound on Martins hooded sweatshirt and undershirt was degraded since the clothing w asnt packaged properly. Earlier in the morning, Judge Debra Nelson considered prosecutorsrequest tob ar the defense from showing animation depicting the fight between Martin and Z immerman. Nelson held an evidence hearing with jurors out of the courtroom, but ultimately postponed her decision and more arguments on the matter until later in the afternoon. P rosecutors object to the animation, saying it isnt an accurate depiction. Expert says evidence jibes with Zimmermans version of events MCT George Zimmerman watches the jury enter the courtroom on Tuesday.

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C M Y K www.newssun.comNews-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013Page A7 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-235 Division IN RE: ESTATE OF ETHEL WEBB-BORDEN Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ETHEL WEBB-BORDEN, deceased, whose date of death was February 11, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for HIGHLANDS County, Florida, Probate Div ision, the address of which is 430 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. 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 file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER T HE 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 deced ent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 3, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ Kenneth J. Webb 1629 Meadowbrook St. Lake Placid, Florida 33852 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Michael A. Rider MICHAEL A. RIDER Florida Bar Number: 175661 13 N Oak Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852 Telephone: (863 Fax: (863 E-Mail: marider@mariderlaw.com July 3, 10, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-230 Division IN RE: ESTATE OF JACK F. SPITZNER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of JACK F. SPITZNER, deceased, whose date of death was January 26, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for HIGHLANDS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 590 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. 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 file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 10, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ Michael A. Rider Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Michael A. Rider MICHAEL A. RIDER Florida Bar Number: 175661 13 N Oak Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852 Telephone: (863 Fax: (863 E-Mail: marider@mariderlaw.com July 10, 17, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No. 12-1107-GC FRANCIS W. BURKE, asS uccessor Trustee to Leonard M. Burke, Under Trust Agreement dated April 2, 1996, Plaintiff, vs. HARRY EUGENE HANEY, a single man, Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION TO: HARRY EUGENE HANEY ADDRESS UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you in the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit, in and for Highlands County, Florida, and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses to it, if any, to: JAMES L. SCHMIDT, II, ESQUIRE 6725 US Hwy. 27 South Sebring, Florida 33876 on or before July 31, 2013, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court, at the Highlands County Courthouse, 590 South Commerce Ave., Sebring, Florida 33870-3867, either before service on Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; or a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or Petition. WITNESS my hand and Seal of this Court on July 3, 2013. CLERK OF THE COURT By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk July 10, 17, 2013 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No: 13-544 FC JOY L. CLEARY, Petitioner and RODNEY CLEARY JR., Respondent. NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE (NO CHILD OR FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO: RODNEY CLEARY JR. LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 7600 boul Parent Trois Rivieres, district De Trois Rivieres Qc Canada 69A 5E1YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for dissolution of marriage has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on, Joy L. Cleary, whose address is 2247 Arbuckle Creek Rd., Sebring, FL 33870, on or before August 2, 2013 and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 590 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870, before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. The action is asking the court to decide how the following real or personal property should be divided: None.Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office. You may review these documents upon request.You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office notified of your current address. (You may file Notice of Current Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerks office.WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings. DATED: July 8, 2013.CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Alice Perez Deputy Clerk July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 28-2013-CA-000152 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. LORI J. HEDBERG; et al., Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION TO: LOR J. HEDBERG L ast Known Residence: 9130 Brush Creek, Piqua, OH 45356. TO: UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LORI J. HEDBERG Last Known Residence: 9130 Brush Creek, Piqua, OH 45356. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property located in Highlands County, Florida: LOT 25, BLOCK 25, SUN 'N LAKE ESTATES OF SEBRING, UNIT 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT T HEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE(S LANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. TAX PARCEL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER C043428-02002500250 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Aldridge Connors, LLP, plaintiff's attorney, at 7000 West Palmetto Park Road, Suite 307, Boca Raton, Florida 33433, (Phone Number: 561-392-6391), within 30 days of the first date of publication of this notice, and file the original with the clerk of this court either before July 24, 2013 on plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. D ated on June 26th, 2013. Robert Germaine As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk 1113-747258B July 3, 10, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 282013CA000237GCAXMX JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION Plaintiff, vs. BRAULIO GOMEZ, et al Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION TO: BRAULIO GOMEZ, GLORIA P. FLORES, JOHN TENANT and JANE TENANT RESIDENT: Unknown LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 2854 WEST BEUFORT ROAD, AVON PARK, FL 33825-7019 YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following described property located in HIGHLANDS County, Florida: Lot 15 and Lot 16, in Block 22, of AVON PARK LAKES RED-HILL FARMS ADDITION UNIT B, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 5, Page 51, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. has been filed against you, and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to this action on Phelan Hallinan PLC, attorneys for plaintiff, whose address if 2727 West Cypress Creek Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309, and file the original with the Clerk of the Court, within 30 days after the first publication of this notice, either before or immediately thereafter, July 24, 2013 otherwise a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This notice shall be published one a week for two consecutive weeks in The News-Sun. DATED: ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk of the Court Movant counsel certifies that a bona fide effort to resolve this matter on the motion notice has been made or that, because of time consideration, such effort has not yet been made but will be made prior to the scheduled hearing. If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance in order to participate in a program or service of the State Courts Systems, you should contact the Office of the Court Administrator at (863voice863TDD (800Florida Relay Service in advance of our court appearance or visit to the courthouse as possible. Please be prepared to explain your functional limitations and suggest an auxiliary aid or service that you believe will enable you to effectively participate in the court program or service. PH#38178 July 3, 10, 2013 MEETING LOCATION CHANGE SOUTH FLORIDA STATE COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES The regular meeting of the District Board of Trustees scheduled for Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at the DeSoto Campus, will be held at the S S F F S S C C H H i i g g h h l l a a n n d d s s C C a a m m p p u u s s a a t t 6 6 0 0 0 0 W W . C C o o l l l l e e g g e e D D r r i i v v e e , A A v v o o n n P P a a r r k k , F F L L 3 3 3 3 8 8 2 2 5 5 The public is invited. For additional information, interested parties may visit the college website at www.southflorida.edu or contact the Office of the President, South Florida State College at 600 West College Drive, Avon Park, FL 33825. IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS MEETING, THAT PERSON WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS, AND MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDED THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. 600 West College Drive, Avon Park, Florida 33825-9356 863-453-6661AN EQUAL ACCESS/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION ACCREDITED BY THE SOUTHERN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND SCHOOLSJuly 10, 12, 2013 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 28-2013-CA-000179 SUNTRUST BANK, Plaintiff, vs. WALTER BUCHANAN, et al., Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION To: PAMELA F. ABRAHAMS, 57 HARPE CT., BRONX, NY 10466 UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF PAMELA F. ABRAHAMS, 57 HAPRE CT., BRONX, NY 10466 UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF WALTER BUCHANAN, 57 HARPE CT., BRONX, NY 10466 LAST KNOWN ADDRESS STATED, CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose Mortgage covering the following real and personal property described as follows, to-wit: LOTS 3 AND 4, BLOCK 9, PLACID LAKES SECTION NINETEEN, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 14, PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, F LORIDA. h as been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Sara Collins, McCalla Raymer, LLC, 225 E. Robinson St. Suite 660, Orlando, FL 32801 and file the original with the Clerk of the above-styled Court on or before 30 days from the first publication, otherwise a Judgment may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of said Court on the 20th day of June, 2013. 11-04875-1 July 3, 10, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case No. 28 2012 CA 001154 SUNTRUST BANK Plaintiff, vs. JOHN T. MAHONEY, III A/K/A JOHN MAHONEY, et al. Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: JOHN T. MAHONEY, III A/K/A JOHN MAHONEY CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN L AST KNOWN ADDRESS 100 PEARL ST BRIDGEWATER, MA 02324 UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JOHN T. MAHONEY, III A /K/A JOHN MAHONEY CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN LAST KNOWN ADDRESS 100 PEARL ST BRIDGEWATER, MA 02324 You are notified that an action to foreclosure a mortgage on the following property in Highlands County, Florida: LOT 9, BLOCK 2, LAKE JUNE POINTE PHASE TWO, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 41, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. commonly known as 581 SUNSET POINTE DRIVE, LAKE PLACID, FL 33852 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Edward B. Pritchard of Kass Shuler, P.A., plaintiff's attorney, whose address is P.O. Box 800, Tampa, Florida 33601, (813 2013, (or 30 days from the first date of publication, whichever is later) and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for t he relief demanded in the Complaint. Dated: June 26, 2013. CLERK OF THE COURT Honorable ROBERT W. GERMAINE 590 S. Commerce Avenue Sebring, Florida 33870-3701 /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk (COURT SEAL 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 Court Administration, 717 W. Bryan Street, Kissimmee, FL 34740 phone 407-834-1510 within 7 working days of your receipt of this notice; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 1-800-955-8771. 327628/1132649/bg1 July 3, 10, 2013 I N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No.: 12-340-GCS HIGHLANDS INDEPENDENT BANK, Plaintiff, vs. RICHARD D. DiSTEFANO, GABRIEL ARROYAVE, STATE OF FLORIDA, DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, SYSCO CENTRAL FLORIDA, INC. f/k/a SYSCO FOOD SERVICES OF CENTRAL FLORIDA, INC., a Florida corporation, and UNKNOWN SPOUSE, HEIRS, DEVISEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, AND ALL OTHER PARTIES CLAIMING AN INTEREST BY, T HROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST, THE ESTATE OF DOMINIC B. DiSTEFANO, DECEASED, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE N OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the "Final Judgment on Verified Complaint'' (the "Final Judgment''), entered in the above-styled action on July 1, 2013, the Clerk of Highlands County will sell the property situated in Highlands County, Florida, as described in the attached Exhibit ``A'' at a Public Sale, to the highest bidder, for cash, at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida 33870, on July 30, 2013, at 11:00 a.m.: EXHIBIT ``A'' Lot 20, in Block 175, of PLACID LAKES SECTION SEVENTEEN, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 8, Page 40, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. T he Real Property tax identification number is C143729-17017500200. 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 c laim within 60 days after the sale. BOB GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court Highlands County, Florida /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk July 10, 17, 2013 1050LegalsIN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 28-2011-CA-000879 PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY BANK, SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY MORTGAGE CO., FORMERLY KNOWN AS NCMC NEWCO, INC., SUCCESSOR IN INTEREST TO NATIONAL CITY MORTGAGE CO., Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASIGNEEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, TRUSTEES, OF DIANA LINZER, DECEASED; ROB HARVELL, HEIR; ALICIA CASAS, HEIR; IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT(S IF REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THEIR RESPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND AND ALL OTHER PERSONS C LAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE NAMED DEFENDANT(S TIONAL BANK; WHETHER DISSOLVED OR PRESENTLY EXISTING, TOGETHER WITH ANY GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, OR TRUSTEES OF SAID DEFENDANT(S OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST DEFENDANT(S Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION TO: UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, TRUSTEES OF DIANA LINZER, DECEASED; ROB HARVELL, HEIR Whose residence is/are unknown. YOU ARE HERBY required to file your answer or written defenses, is any, in the above proceeding with the Clerk of this Court, and to serve a copy thereof upon the plaintiff's attorney, Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra, 9204 King Palm Drive, Tampa, FL 33619-1328, telephone (813813 thirty days of the first publication of this Notice, the nature of this proceeding being a suit for foreclosure of mortgage against the following described property, to wit: LOT 28, BLOCK 86, SIXTH ADDITION TO THE TOWN OF SEBRING, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 180, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF DESOTO COUNTY, FLORIDA (OF WHICH HIGHLANDS COUNTY WAS FORMERLY A PART) AND IN TRANSCRIPT BOOK, PAGE 35, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. AND LOT 29, OF A RE-SUBDIVISION OF LOTS 29, 30 AND 31, BLOCK 86, OF THE TOWN OF SEBRING, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 3A, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. I f you fail to file your response or answer, if any, in the above proceeding with the Clerk of this Court, and to serve a copy thereof upon the plaintiff's attorney, Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra, 9204 King Palm Dr., Tampa, Florida 33619-1328, telephone (813 ile (813 publication of this Notice, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or Petition. DATED at HIGHLANDS County this 2nd day of July, 2013. Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance in order to participate in a program or service of the State Courts System, you should contact the Office of the Court Administrator at (863voice863TDD (800Florida Relay Service in advance of your court appearance or visit to the courthouse as possible. 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C M Y K Page A8News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Notice of Public Sale of the contents of self-storage unit(s 83:801-809. Units will be sold by sealed bid at 10:00 A.M. ON FRIDAY, JULY 19, 2013, at Highlands Self Storage Inc. 7825 S. Georage Blvd. Sebring, FL 33872. All units contain household goods unless otherwise noted. Any vehicle within units sold for parts only. UNIT #73 July 10, 17, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: PC-13-219 IN RE: ESTATE OF DOROTHY E. JULIANO, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE The administration of the estate of DOROTHY E. JULIANO, deceased, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate on whom a copy of this notice is served within three months after the date of the first publication of this notice must file their claims with this Court, WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY 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 file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is July 3, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ Frederick J. Juliano Jr. 1221 Shamrock Drive, Sebring, FL 33872 /s/ Anthony A. Accorsi Attorney for Personal Representative 329 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, Florida 33870 863/385-5139 Florida Bar No. 167098 July 3, 10, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-260 IN RE: ESTATE OF PHILIP L. MACHLER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of PHILIP L. MACHLER, deceased, whose date of death was August 11, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court of HIGHLANDS County, Florida, Probate Division, t he address of which is 590 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. 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 file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 10, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ George P. Machler 5152 S. 425 W LaPorte, Indiana 46350 /s/ Emmy LeDonne LaPorte County July 30, 2013 Attorney for Personal Representatives: /s/ William J. Nielander WILLIAM J. NIELANDER Florida Bar Number: 0386014 172 E. Interlake Boulevard L ake Placid, FL 33852 Telephone: (863 Fax: (863 E-Mail: wjn@nielander.com July 10, 17, 2013 Insight Auctioneers 5000 State Rd 66, Sebring FL 33875 SURPLUS PUBLIC AUCTION Vehicle, Equip, Misc For the Highlands county sheriff's office and Sun N' Lakes Saturday, July 13th, 2013 July 7, 10, 12, 2013 1050L egals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-241 Division IN RE: ESTATE OF ROBERT WILLIAMS Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ROBERT WILLIAMS, deceased, whose date of death was March 29, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court f or HIGHLANDS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 430 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. The names and addresses of the personal representatives 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 file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 3, 2013. Personal Representatives: /s/ Lisa Marie Williams 15 Grape Lane Lake Placid, Florida 33852 /s/ Allison W. Stratakos 23 Pinecrest Road Salisbury Mills, NY 12577 Attorney for Personal Representatives: /s/ Michael A. Rider MICHAEL A. RIDER Florida Bar Number: 175661 13 N Oak Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852 Telephone: (863 Fax: (863 E-Mail: marider@mariderlaw.com July 3, 10, 2013DUMMY 2013 SERVICE DIRECTORY DUMMY 5X21.5 AD # 00026404

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C M Y K www.newssun.comNews-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013Page A9 Contact UsBy Phone(863By Mail2227 US Hwy 27S Sebring, FL 33870By E-Mailwww.newssun.com/contact/1997 ESCORTWAGON 5 Speed 90K miles. New Tires and Other Parts. A Must See! $2200. obo 863-202-6394 9450Automotive for Sale2011 KAWASAKI900 CLASSIC LT LIKE NEW! 4,200 miles, LOADED WITH EVERYTHING. $5850. obo 863-202-6394 9100M otorcycles& ATVs 9000 Transportation S PRING LAKE* MOVING SALE 417 Duane Palmer Blvd., Thur, Fri & Sat, July 11, 12 &13, 8AM-2PM. Tools, Furn., Sm. Appli., Linens& Towels, Household Items. Too Much To List! AVON PARK* MOVING SALE 1804 Holly Hurst Dr. (Memorial Dr. to Pinecrest Golf) Sat 7/13, 8am 3pm. Furn., golf clubs, King bedding (many sets to chose), patio furn., kitchen misc, glassware, books, records, antique radios, sec. desk, pictures ECT. AVON PARKWarehouse Sale! Fri. 7/12 & Sat. 7/13, 8 3pm. South off Main St. at 222 Forest Ave. High quality items, Office Furnishings, fishing gear, art, toys, tools, lots of computer & networking, many others. 7320Garage &Yard Sales 7320Garage &Yard SalesSEBRING **ESTATE SALE ** 1709 Valencia Ave. Sebring, Fl. 33870 July 12, 13 & 14 8AM-4PM Rain or Shine! Sun. 1/2 price Wheelchair lift (needs repair storage shelving, very large collection of vintage high power CB equipment and antennae, lovely glassware, lots of king sized sheets, blue and white Bavarian service for twelve dishes. Visit our 50 cent table! King bed/ headboard (Sears-a-Pedic Frigidaire dryer, recliner black metal rocker, double pedestal mahogany table with fold-away leaf, matching china cupboard and large sideboard, nice collection Vision Ware, 2pc. Cut glass compote, coin glass, 2 motorized chairs sold AS IS. Miniature dogs, miniature Toby's (2 vintage lunchbox, girl scout uniform, baby doll anatomically correct, lg. s ouvenir dolls, lots of yarn, electric, balance scale clock, Forestville domed clock w/ china face, electric blankets & elec. mattress pads in exc. cond. Betty Boop bedcover, Betty Boop cookie jar, toaster oven, blender glass jar, electric meat slicer, pots, pans, chenille king bedspread, flatware, Twin mattress & spring (no frame organ, Spinet Piano. Round 3-legged table w/ claw feet, tension pole lamp, table lamps, cleaners, stereo, Vtg. record player & AM radio, large area rug; dark floral. Sterling chain and setting with gorgeous peridot, and more not listed. No Early Bird Sales! www.estatesles.net Donna Collins Estate Sales VCR TAPESApprox. 45 Assorted! Suspense, Comedy, Horror etc. All Good. $15. 863-402-2285 UPRIGHT VACUUMBAGLESS Completely Reconditioned. 30 Day Guarantee! $25. 863-402-2285 MOUTAIN BIKE/ Men's 26 Inch 15 Speed / (needs rear brakes otherwise. Good Condition. $30. 863-402-2285 COLEMAN LANTERNS(4 MANTLE. All 4 for $40. Will separate. 863-402-2285 CHINA TEASET/DINNER SET 50 pieces. White with Gold Rim. Perfect Cond. $35.00 Call 863-453-3104 OCCASIONAL CHAIR-DARK Wood with Green Upholstery. Perfect Condition. $30.00. Tel.863-453-3104 7310Bargain Buys TOOLS -Sm. Compressor, New Victor torch set-in pkg., Tanks etc., New 5HP Lawnmower-push, New Snapper 4 stroke, Weedeater, Black & Decker 18 volt tools. Many-Must See Golf Clubs Name Brands! 863-202-6394 *QUEEN SIZEBED* Complete with Frame, Mattresses White Headboard. Also, Mattress cover, Coverlet in Tan Design with 3 Decorative Pillows. $200. 863-382-9289 7300M iscellaneous 7000 Merchandise LAKE PLACIDTownhouse, 2/2, washer/dryer, screen room, remodeled, close to town. No pets, no smoking inside. $650/mo., + utilities. 1st., last & security. 863-441-4899. LAKE PLACID3BA, 1BA, Remodeled home in Country Setting. Large fenced yard, with detached 20 x 20 metal building. $695/mo. + $500 deposit. Call 863-243-4580 LAKE PLACID2bdrm., 1.5 bath, Screen room, Family room, 1 car garage. Very clean. No pets, no smoking inside. $650/mo., + utilities. 1st., last & security. 863-441-4899 LAKE PLACID3/2 131 Loquat Rd. Screened patio. $700/mo. + $1,000. security. Call 305-804-5464 AVON PARKLakes Estate 3/3, wood fenced back yard, .02 miles walking distance to lake. 4.5 miles to 27 North. $650/mo. + $650. dep. Limited pets. 865-207-8279 or 863-257-5432. 6300Unfurnished Houses SEBRING -DINNER LAKE AREA 1BR, 1BA Apartments for Rent. $425.00 / mo. Includes water. Large rooms, fresh paint & tile floors. Call Gary Johnson @ 863-381-1861 AVON PARK* LEMONTREE APTS 1BR $520 mo. + $350 Sec. Deposit, available immediately. Washer/Dryer & WSG included. Pets OK! Call Alan 386-503-8953 SUMMERSPECIALS 1BR & 2BR Avon Park / Lake Placid / Sebring $375 and Up. Call For More Info 863-243-9191 or 863-244-2577 Or Visit www.mylakeplacid.com 6200UnfurnishedApartments 6200UnfurnishedApartmentsAVON PARKBeautiful Lake View. 2BR/1BA. Includes Water & Garbage. Washer & Dryer connection. Safe neighborhood. Dead End St. Pets allowed. No Pitt Bulls. $450 + Deposit. 863-453-4914 or 863-414-2871 6050Duplexes for Rent 6000 Rentals NEW PALMFACTORY LIQUIDATION SALE TEXT STORE 126A TO: 313131 Call John Lyons @ 800-622-2832 ext 210 for details MOBILE HOMESFOR SALE AFFORDABLE LOT RENT AVON MOBILE HOME PARK 55 PLUS PARK SORRY NO PETS 863-453-3415 5050M obile HomesFor Sale 5000 Mobile HomesSPRING LAKE2/2 Villa Central Air/Heat, Washer Dryer Hook Up, Dishwasher, Fridge w/ice maker, Range & Cable incl. in rent. 863-381-8069. 4120Villas & CondosFor SaleIN 55+COMMUNITY-BEAUTIFUL2 bedroom 2 bath home in Village Setting with all of the amenities and security for an active and serene senior lifestyle on the historic Suwannee RIVER. A few amenities are: *Planned Activities, Social Clubs Church Groups *Medical Pharmacy available *Fitness and Wellness Center Nature Trail *Village Square Shops and Services *Conference Retreat Center *Village Lodge/Other Guest Accommodations *Artist Series Please visit www.acfillage.net for a complete list of amenities. CALL TODAY! Hallmark Real Estate, Janet Creel @ 1-877-755-6600 or visit www.hallmarklakecity.com 4040Homes For Sale 4000 Real Estate 3000 Financial SEBRING HALOSHAIR DESIGNS has moved to a Big Beautiful New Salon. Needs Stylist. Booth Rental $120 per week. Call 863-385-2728 or 863-414-6903 LPN F/T3-11 & PRN P/T Avon Park Intermediate Care Facility serving disabled adults is seeking nurses for all shifts. Casual work environment, benefit package and paid training. Call Melissa or Angelina 863-452-5141 LIL WIZARDSACADEMY I s Looking for Childcare Director or VPK Teachers. POSITION FILLED! LAWN MAINTENANCEworkers needed to run mowers & trimmers. 863-385-6768 FARM SUPERVISORwith exp. & knowledge of running and operations of a Citrus Grove. Send resumes to tdurbin@cutrale.com 2100H elp Wanted FLORIDA MENTORis looking for an Area Director/Administrator for the Avon Park Intermediate Care Facility for the Developmentally Disabled. This 24-bed residential facility serves people with developmental disabilities with medically complex needs in a quiet park like setting. Candidates must have at a minimum a Bachelor's degree in Human Services, 5 years of Managerial experience, 1 year of experience working with people with developmental disabilities and knowledge of ICF/DD regulations is preferred. Florida MENTOR offers full benefits including health insurance, dental, vision, matching 401k, short/long term disability, life insurance and more. Please apply at http://jobs.thementornetwork.com/florida/healthcare-management/jobid3776067-area-director-jobs EEO/AAE DIRECT SUPPORTPROFESSIONALS wanted for Avon Park Intermediate Care Facility serving disabled adults. HS diploma or 1 year associated experience, valid FL Drivers License and clean criminal background req. Please complete application at w ww.jobs.thementornetwork.com/florida863-452-5141 BIG TTIRE 1109 W. Main St. Avon Park is hiring an ASE Certified Technician. Must have own tools. Wages & benefits discussed upon interview. Contact Wayne Henderson @ 863-452-2031. INTERVIEWERS WESTATseeks motivated, detail-oriented individuals to work part time on an important study, the National Study of Health-Related Behaviors (NSHB lect information from respondents about tobacco use and its effects on health. Interviewers will show respondents how to collect cheek cells and urine samples using a self-collection kit and coordinate appointments for a blood sample to be taken by a trained health professional. To learn more about this position and apply, go to www.westat.com/fieldjobs and enter Job ID 6345BR. WESTAT EOE CAREGIVER NEEDED Part Time for Avon Park. Must have clean background and driving record 813-737-6706 2100Help Wanted 2000 EmploymentCHECK YOUR AD Please check your ad on the first day it runs to make sure it is correct. Sometimes instructions over the phone are misunderstood and an error can occur. If this happens to you, please call us the first day your ad appears and we will be happy to fix it as soon as we can. I f We can assist you, please call us: 314-9876 News-Sun Classified 1100Announcements 1055HighlandsCounty Legals14-001: CONTROL ELECTRICIAN 285-27 14-002: ELECTRICIAN SERVICES 936-25 14-003: JANITORIAL SERVICES 910-39 1 4-004: LUBE, OIL, & FILTER CHANGES 928-47 1 4-005: LEGAL & DISPLAY ADVERTISING 915-71 1 4-006: PEST CONTROL SERVICES 910-59 1 4-007: PLUMBING SERVICES 910-60 14-008: PUMP REPAIR FOR LIFT STATIONS 936-62 1 4-009: PERCULATION POND SCARIFICATION 988-89 1 4-010: BUSH HOG MOWING OF CITY FACILITIES 9 88-36 14-011: COMMERCIAL PRINTING 966-11 Specifications & General Terms and Conditions may be obtained from our website at: publicpurchase.com. or by c ontacting Kirk Zimmerman, CPPB by phone 863-471-5110, Fax 863-471-5168, or email: purchasing@mysebring.com at the City purchasing office located at 368 South Commerce Ave Sebring, FL 33870. If o btaining documents via the website, it shall be the bidd ers responsibility to check for amendments/changes m ade to the document. Bid envelopes must be sealed and marked with the bid n umber and name as to identify the enclosed bid. Bids m ust be delivered to the City Of Sebring Purchasing Office A ttn: Kirk Zimmerman so as to reach the said office no later than 10:00 AM, August 8, 2013, of the official time clock in the purchasing office. Proposals received later than the date and time specified will be rejected. The City w ill not be responsible for the late delivery of any bids that a re incorrectly addressed, delivered in person, by mail, of any other type of delivery service. T he submitting firm will be required to comply with all app licable laws, regulations, rules and ordinances of local, s tate and federal authorities having jurisdiction, including, b ut not limited to: a ll provisions of the Federal Government Equal Employm ent Opportunity clauses issued by the Secretary of Labor on May 21, 1968 and published in the Federal Register ( 41 CFR Part 60-1, 33 F.2 7804); all provisions of the P ublic Entity Crimes (Fla. Stat. §287.133, et seq, as a mended) and the provisions in Fla. Stat. §287.134, et seq, as amended, regarding discrimination. The Sebring City Council reserves the right to accept or rej ect any or all bids or any parts Thereof; and the award; if a n award is made, will be made to the most responsible bidder whose bid and qualifications indicate that the award will be in the best interest of the City of Sebring. The council reserves the right to waive irregularities in the bid. Kirk Zimmerman, CPPB Purchasing Agent S ebring, Florida Publications: Highlands Today & News-Sun D ates: July 3 & 10, 2013HIGHLANDS CO. SHERIFFS DEPT. 3X4 AD # 00031064AVON PARK HOUSING 1X3 AD # 00030703 AVON PARK HOUSING 1X3 AD # 00030702SEBRING ** COTTAGE** 1BR/1BA, W/Carport, Nice, Private. Woodlawn area. Air & Heat, W/D hookup. No Pets. Lawn Service included. $375/mo. plus $250 Security Deposit. Call 863-465-9100 Subscribe to the News-Sun Call 385-6155 Classified ads get fast results Having something to s ell and not a dvertising is like winking in the dark. Y ou know what y oure doing, but no one else does. Call News-Sun classifieds today! 314-9876

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C M Y K By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comS EBRING Their tournament run came to a close Monday night as a late rally fell short for the Sebring TBall All-Stars. W ith the weather clear over the weekend, for a change, the Dixie State T-B all Tournament was running smoothly at the Max Long Recreational Complex, with teams from throughout t he state descending upon Sebring to vie for the title. The junior Blue Streaks got their run started by piling up the runs Saturday afternoon in a 21-7 hammering of Hardee, which moved them along in the winners bracket to face Wildwood late Sunday afternoon. But while their bats were still making some noise with solid contact and hard shots, too often they were finding the gloves of Wildwood fielders in the 17-8 loss. In the top of the first, Wildwood managed two runs to take an early lead. Sebrings Steven Santos t hen managed an inside-thepark home run to bring himself and JTTaylor across the plate to even the score. Ascoreless second inning proceeded before Wildwood woke up their bats and racked up eight runs to put the board at 10-2. Once awoken, the bats kept rolling as Wildwood continued to tack more runs on the board as Sebring struggled to rally back. This setback knocked the Streaks into the consolation side of the bracket and had them scurrying back to playa nightcap against Brooksville in an elimination game. With their backs against the wall, the defense held solid in only allowing one first inning run, with the bats then coming back to life and finding open spaces to score six in Sebrings half of the frame. Chase Vaughn started it with a lead-off double, with Steven Santos soon knocking home two with a base hit. After Carsen Crisafulli raced in to score when a throw got away, Nelson Morales, Robert Duncan and Hunter Stone each had RBI hits to post the early 6-1 lead. Brooksville got two runs back in the second, but the Streaks were just getting started. In the bottom of the second, an eight spot went up on the board to push the lead to 14-3. SPORTS B SE CTION News-Sun Wednesday, July 10, 2013 News-Sun photo by DAN HOEHNE T he 2013 Sebring T-Ball All-Stars enjoyed a nice run at the Dixie State Tournament before bowing out against Spring Hill Monday evening. Below: Camden Culverhouse makes contact on this swing during the Dixie State T-Ball Tournament held at the Max Long R ecreational Complex. News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE Nathan Stanley is trading his Lake Placid Dragon gear to play for the Clearwater Christian College Cougars. By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comWhen deciding between a few options, it often pays to take a little extra time to realize the best choice. W hich is why Lake Placid graduate Nathan S tanley took his time before making his decis ion to attend and play baseball at Clearwater C hristian College in the coming school year. In looking to continue his academics as well as his playing days, Stanley was deciding between four schools. I was looking at Palm Beach Atlantic, Northwoods University, Florida Memorial and Clearwater, he said. They all looked really good, I could have seen myself at any of them, but what it came down to was the financial package to help me afford it best. Which, along with taking his time, was another very prudent thing to consider. Along with that winning mindset, the Cougar baseball team is also getting quite the versatile performer in Stanley, who saw time all over the field for the Green Dragons, and will likely continue in Clearwater. They have asked me to play outfield and infield, as well as be in the pitching rotation, he said. I guess they like my knuckleball. That sort of defensive versatility is one thing, but Stanleys offensive attributes add to it all the more. This past season, he hit .393 with a .443 on base percentage. Stanley belted 22 hits, scored 17 runs, drove in 11 and had five doubles to go with his speed on the bases netting him 10 steals in 11 attempts. I know my speed wil l h elp me as well as the fact that Im a contact hi tter, he said. But I know I need to work on my quickness in the infield and Im also going to ge t stronger to add some m ore gap power as a hitt er In the classroom, Stanley has his focus on majoring in Sports Management. It is called a Bachelors degree in Social Sciences with a focus in Sports Management and Finance, he said. And on the field, Stanley will be joining a young team under thirdy ear head coach Joshua R ebandt, that made it to the National Christian College Association Division II National Tournament in Mason, Ohio this past season an d picked up two wins before being ousted. Last seasons roster included seven juniors, two sophomores and eig ht freshman, meaning playing time will have to be earned. But just as he was wil ling to take this extra time to make his choice, Stanley is more than willing to put in the extra work to make the most o f his choice. Stanley snared by Cougars Courtesy photo Seth Moon pushed through the butterfly leg of the 200 Individual Medley. NASCAR This WeekPAGEB3 Special to the News-SunFTMYERS The Highlands Hurricanes and Lake Placid Aquatics competed in the Gulf Coast Swim Team (GCSTS aturday Morning at the R aces, Long Course swim meet. It was a long course (50 meter pool, the length pool they use in the Olympics) swim meet in Fort Myers at the Florida Gulf Coast University Aquatic Center on Saturday, July 6. There were a 10 teams from south Florida involved, with over 244 swimmers, including 12 swimmers HHSTand five LPAswim-m ers competing in the meet. T he local swimmersages were from 9-20 and there were many strong days had by locals taking the plunge. Hurrican swimmer Andrew Brown, of Lake Placid, took fourth in the 100 Breaststroke, third in the 100 Back and second in both t he 200 Breast and Back in the Male 15 and over. Sebrings Griffin Chynoweth had four strong finishes for the Hurricanes as well. He took sixth in the 200 Breast, among the Male 1314, fourth in the 100 Breast and Free and second in the 50 Free. Shannon Cummings and Hurricanes, LPA make waves at Gulf Coast See SWIM, Page B4 Little Streaks stopped at State See DIXIE, Page B4 By TOM WITHERS Associated PressCLEVELAND Andrew Bynum has a new team waiting for him. The enigmatic free-agent center, who didnt play a single second for Philadelphia last season because of knee injuries, is mulling a two-year offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Cleveland made the offer, which includes a team option in the second year, during his visit to the Cavsfacility. Bynum did not work out but the team examined him thoroughly. The person with knowledge of the negotiations spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the talks. Yahoo! Sports first reported the offer and said it was worth $24 million. The Cavs have already landed forward Earl Clark and guard Jarrett Jack in free agency and are looking to move up quickly. They would immediately vault into contention in the Eastern Conference with a healthy Bynum paired with All-Star guard Kyrie Irving. The 25-year-old Bynum, however, had arthroscopic surgery on both knees in March, but the Cavs apparently are confident he will return to the form that made him one of the NBAs best centers. Theyre also counting on him thriving under Cleveland coach Mike Brown. The two spent one season together with the Los Angeles Lakers and Bynum had his best year, averaging 18.7 points and 11.8 rebounds. Over the past four seasons, Bynum has averaged 14.7 points and 9.5 rebounds. The Sixers acquired Bynum last season from the Lakers as part of a four-team trade. Bynum, who made $16.9 million despite not playing last season, is expected to meet with the Atlanta Hawks and Dallas Mavericks before making a decision. The Mavs are desperate to add a quality center after recently missing out on the bidding for free agent Dwight Howard. Cavs offer Andrew Bynum 2-year deal MCTphoto Despite spending last season in street clothes, Andrew Bynum is drawing a lot of interest.

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C M Y K S HS SwimSEBRING Sebring High School will be offering swimming lessons with three more sessions to choose from. The first two sessions are complete with the third session July 8-July 19 and the fourth from July 22-August 2. Registrations are being taken at the front office of Sebring High School during the day from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., where office secretaries can sign you up. Emails can also be sent to catonp@highlands.k12.fl.us The Sebring High School pool is currently open Monday through Friday from 6-7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-3 p.m. Additional hours will be added once s chool is out for the summer. C ost is $2 per swimmer, and family passes are available at $50 for first family member and $15 for each additional. Water aerobics are also underway, meeting on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at $2 per class. Those with a summer pass can take the c lass for $1 per. Sebring Summer Swim Program The Summer Swim Program will again offer four (4 Each will last two weeks and the swim class meets each weekday, Monday through Friday. The Program will offer eight (8 of instruction: Adult Beginner: Adults Only. For the novice-no experience necessary. Parent and Tot: Water Orientation. Mother/Father must partici-p ate with child. (6 months to 2 years of age.) Level I: Introduction to Water Skills. Students first water orientation without Mother/Father. P art A--Preschool Aquatics (2-4 years of age) Part B-School Age (4-5 years of age L evel II: Fundamental Aquatic Skills. Students do not need M other/Father in pool. (4-5 years of age. Level III: Stroke Development. S tudents must be comfortable in water. Level IV:Stroke Improvement. Students must be able to swim 10 yards, do a front dive, and float on their backs. Level V:Stroke Refinement. Students must be able to swim 50 yards, tread water 30 seconds, and elementary back stroke 25 yards. Level VI:Part APersonal Water Safety/Diving Fundamentals. Students must be able to swim 100 yards, tread water for 3 minutes, backstroke 100 yards. Will learn basics of diving. Part B Fitness Swimmer/Diving Fundamentals. Students will learn necessary skills to make swimming part of their exercise program. Will learn basics of diving. There will be a $50 fee for the twoweek session and students will be enrolled on a first come, first served basis. For questions, call 471-5500, ext. 229, or 381-7092 and leave a message for Ms. Pat.SFSC Volleyball CampsAVON PARK Lady Panther Volleyball is again offering summer camps, both indoor and out on the sand courts, for players from Grade 6 and up who wish to learn the game and sharpen their skills for the upcoming fall seasons. For the indoor camps, there are two different four-day sessions left to choose from, with separate times for those from grades 6-8 and those from grades 9-12. The remaing two sessions will run July 8-11 and July 15-18, with the same time frames. Cost is $100 per session, or $30 per daily session. Out on the sand volleyball courts at SFSC, there will be two more Friday sessions, meeting from 9:30-11:30 each day, with a total cost of $125, or $30 per daily session. The meeting dates for the sand camp are Fridays, July 12 and 19. For both indoor and sand camps, there is a limit of 20 athletes per session. For more information, contact Lady Panther head coach Kim Crawford at Kimberly.Crawford@southflorida.edu or (863NAACP GolfSEBRING The Highlands County NAACPinvites the community to take part in its first golf tournament on Saturday, July 20 at the Golf Hammock Golf and Country Club. Registration will begin at 7 a.m. with a shotgun start time of 8 a.m. The event will include closest to the pin, hole in one, raffle and door prizes. An awards ceremony and lunch will follow. The tournament is a four-person scramble. Registration is $60 per player/$240 per foursome includes green fees, golf cart, post eent luncheon, prizes, beverages on the course and more. For more information, to register, sponsor or donate to this event, contact Art Williams at 873-5031, Jim Windsor at 414-8471 or Leon Thomas at 414-4005.Lake Placid Youth FootballLAKEPLACID Lake Placid Youth Football and Cheer will be holding their registrations at the Lake June Ball Fields the week of July 8th 12th from 5:30-7 p.m. C ost for Flag Football is $50 ($30 if y ou played Spring Ball), Flag ages are 5 and 6 years old as of August 1, 2013 Cost for 6th grade and under tackle is $100 ($80 if you played Spring Ball Cost for 6th grade and under Cheer is $125 (price to include Cheer T-shirt, shoes and game hair bow) Cost for 7th and 8th grade tackle is $35 C ost for 7th and 8th grade cheer is $60 (price to include Cheer T-shirt, shoes and game hair bow). Go to www.lpyouthfootball.com or like us on Facebook to download the forms, as well as find additional information. Current physicals are needed and no incomplete packages will be accepted. We encourage everyone to come and register early as teams are filling up quickly.S TR8 UP seeks helpLAKE PLACID As STR8 UPYouth M inistry in Lake Placid celebrates its oneyear anniversary as a ministry, they are looking for ways to enhance their programs in order to maintain and challenge t he influx of teenagers that enter the ministry. Mr. Greg Foster of GSF Enterprises h as been gracious enough to incorporate his lot into our lease, on which we would like to construct a NBA-regulation size basketball court, STR8 Up president Sammy Telesco said. This will be a oneof-a-kind, outdoor, regulation-sized court in Lake Placid. The youth currently play basketball on the back parking lot area and have long since outgrown it. They need the challenge of a full court and higher goals. William E. Lewis and Associates have donated the NBA-style fiberglass goals. Bevis Construction and Concrete has once again partnered with the program to provide the labor for this considerable project. STR8 UPis seeking to raise $7,500 for 80 yards of concrete. STR8 UPis asking for donations towards the goal one quarter of a yard of concrete is $25, half a yard is $50, and one yard of concrete is $100. All donations are welcome. Please make checks payable to STR8 UPYouth Ministry P.O. Box 654 Lake Placid, FL33862 or PayPal can be used from their website www.str8up.org .HYF season beginsSEBRING The Highlands Youth Football and Cheer Organization (HYF 2013 season officially begins on Monday, July 8, at 6 p.m. at the Highlands County Sports Complex on Field D. All registered players and cheerleaders should be at the field a few minutes early to meet up with their coach to begin practice promptly at 6 p.m. As a reminder, all registration fees and cheer package dues need to be paid by Monday, July 8 payment can be made by cash, check or credit card. To complete the registration process, clear copies of a certified birth certificate and a current physical on the Highlands County School approved form signed, dated and stamped by the doctors office is required. If the physical is not signed by the doctor and stamped with the Drs Name and Medical facility name, they will not be acceptable. Limited spots are available for Mighty Mite and Pee Wee Divisions. Flag and Varsity players are needed. The Junior Varsity Team is full and any interested participants will be put on a waiting list if any spots become available. All Divisions are open for Cheerleading. Come out and join the Highlands Eagles team! HYF is looking forward toa rewarding and successful season. For additional information regarding football, please call Cliff Howell at (863 253-7070, Kay Howell (8636, Tim Hooks (863y Grippo at (86311 for Cheerleading. AMERICANLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Boston5437.593 Tampa Bay5040.5563.5 Baltimore4941.5444.5 New York4841.5395 Toronto4345.4899.5 Central Division WLPctGB Detroit4939.557 Cleveland4643.5173.5 Kansas City4244.4886 Minnesota3749.43011 Chicago3452.39514 West Division WLPctGB Oakland5337.589 Texas5237.584.5 Los Angeles4345.4899 Seattle4049.44912.5 Houston3257.36020.5 ___ Saturdays Games N.Y. Yankees 5, Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6, Toronto 0 Kansas City 4, Oakland 3 Detroit 9, Cleveland 4 Cincinnati 13, Seattle 4 Tampa Bay 3, Chicago White Sox 0 Houston 9, Texas 5 L.A. Angels 9, Boston 7, 11 innings Sundays Games Baltimore 2, N.Y. Yankees 1 Cleveland 9, Detroit 6 Toronto 11, Minnesota 5 Seattle 3, Cincinnati 1 Tampa Bay 3, Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland 10, Kansas City 4 Texas 5, Houston 4 L.A. Angels 3, Boston 0 Mondays Games Detroit 4, Cleveland 2, 10 innings Kansas City 5, N.Y. Yankees 1 Oakland 2, Pittsburgh 1 Texas 8, Baltimore 5 Tampa Bay 7, Minnesota 4 Chicago Cubs 8, Chicago White Sox 2 Seattle 11, Boston 4 Tuesdays Games Kansas City at N.Y. Yankees, late Oakland at Pittsburgh, late Texas at Baltimore, late Toronto at Cleveland, late Chicago White Sox at Detroit, late Minnesota at Tampa Bay, late L.A. Angels at Chicago Cubs, late Houston at St. Louis, late Boston at Seattle, late Wednesdays Games Kansas City (W.Davis 4-7) at N.Y. Yankees (Nova 3-2 Oakland (Milone 8-7 (Liriano 8-3 Texas (Undecided (W.Chen 3-3), 7:05 p.m. Toronto (Rogers 3-4 (Masterson 10-7 Chicago White Sox (Axelrod 3-5 Detroit (Porcello 5-6), 7:08 p.m. Minnesota (Correia 6-6ampa Bay (Hellickson 8-3 L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 8-6 Cubs (Samardzija 5-8 Houston (Lyles 4-3) at St. Louis (S.Miller 9-6 Boston (Doubront 5-3 (Harang 4-7LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Cabrera, DET34368125.364 Pedroia, BOS35054112.320 Loney, TB3043797.319 Donaldson, OAK32649104.319 Ortiz, BOS2644284.318 HOME RUNS Davis, BAL33 Cabrera, DET28 Dunn, CHW23 Encarnacion, TOR23 Cruz, TEX22 Ibanez, SEA22 RUNSBATTEDIN Cabrera, DET90 Davis, BAL85 Encarnacion, TOR68 Cruz, TEX67 Fielder, DET66 WON-LOST Scherzer, DET13-0 Moore, TB12-3 Colon, OAK12-3 Tillman, BAL10-3 Masterson, CLE10-7 STRIKEOUTS Darvish, TEX157 Scherzer, DET146 Hernandez, SEA136 Masterson, CLE131 Sale, CHW123 SAVES J. Johnson, BAL30 Nathan, TEX30 Rivera, NYY29 Balfour, OAK23 Reed, CHW22 Frieri, LAA22NATIONALLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Atlanta5138.573 Washington4643.5175 Philadelphia4446.4897.5 New York3848.44211.5 Miami3256.36418.5 Central Division WLPctGB St. Louis5334.609 Pittsburgh5335.602.5 Cincinnati5039.5624 Chicago3948.44814 Milwaukee3652.40917.5 West Division WLPctGB Arizona4742.528 Los Angeles4345.4893.5 Colorado4347.4784.5 San Francisco4048.4556.5 San Diego4050.4447.5 ___ Saturdays Games St. Louis 5, Miami 4 Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh 1 Washington 5, San Diego 4 Cincinnati 13, Seattle 4 Atlanta 13, Philadelphia 4 San Francisco 4, L.A. Dodgers 2 Milwaukee 7, N.Y. Mets 6 Arizona 11, Colorado 1 Sundays Games Seattle 3, Cincinnati 1 Philadelphia 7, Atlanta 3 Washington 11, San Diego 7 N.Y. Mets 2, Milwaukee 1 St. Louis 3, Miami 2 Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh 3, 11 innings L.A. Dodgers 4, San Francisco 1 Arizona 6, Colorado 1 Mondays Games Oakland 2, Pittsburgh 1 Philadelphia 3, Washington 2 Atlanta 7, Miami 1, 14 innings Chicago Cubs 8, Chicago White Sox 2 Milwaukee 4, Cincinnati 3 L.A. Dodgers 6, Arizona 1 Colorado 4, San Diego 2 N.Y. Mets 4, San Francisco 3, 16 innings Tuesdays Games Oakland at Pittsburgh, late Washington at Philadelphia, late Atlanta at Miami, late L.A. Angels at Chicago Cubs, late Cincinnati at Milwaukee, late Houston at St. Louis, late L.A. Dodgers at Arizona, late Colorado at San Diego, late N.Y. Mets at San Francisco, late Wednesdays Games Atlanta (Maholm 9-7 (Ja.Turner 2-1), 12:40 p.m. Cincinnati (Leake 7-4 (Hellweg 0-2 N.Y. Mets (Z.Wheeler 2-1 Francisco (M.Cain 5-5 Oakland (Milone 8-7 (Liriano 8-3 Washington (G.Gonzalez 6-3 Philadelphia (Lee 10-2 L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 8-6 Cubs (Samardzija 5-8 Houston (Lyles 4-3) at St. Louis (S.Miller 9-6 L.A. Dodgers (Ryu 7-3 (Skaggs 2-1 Colorado (J.De La Rosa 8-5 Diego (Cashner 5-4LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Molina, STL30636106.346 Cuddyer, COL2694391.338 Craig, STL32347105.325 Segura, MIL35050113.323 Votto, CIN33461107.320 HOME RUNS Gonzalez, COL24 Brown, PHL23 Alvarez, PIT22 Goldschmidt, ARI21 Beltran, STL19 RUNS BATTED IN Goldschmidt, ARI74 Craig, STL69 Phillips, CIN64 Brown, PHL63 Gonzalez, COL63 WON-LOST Zimmermann, WAS12-3 Lynn, STL11-3 Wainwright, STL11-5 Corbin, ARI10-1 Lee, PHL10-2 STRIKEOUTS Harvey, NYM147 Kershaw, LAD129 Samardzija, CHC123 Latos, CIN120 Lee, PHL119 SAVES Grilli, PIT28 Soriano, WAS24 Mujica, STL23 Kimbrel, ATL23 Chapman, CIN20 Romo, SF20NATIONAL CONFERENCECentral Division WLTPctPFPA Chicago870.533802808 San Antonio870.533642737 Iowa690.400700719 West Division WLTPctPFPA x-Arizona1320.867998716 Spokane1140.733998783 San Jose1140.733847752 Utah5100.333754832AMERICAN CONFERENCESouth Division WLTPctPFPA x-Jacksonville1050.667791728 Tampa Bay780.467836812 New Orleans5100.333700861 Orlando5100.333777884 Eastern Division WLTPctPFPA y-Philadelphia1050.667890715 Cleveland3120.200704869 Pittsburgh3120.200615838 x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division ___ Saturdays Games Cleveland 71, Pittsburgh 58 Philadelphia 58, Chicago 26 Spokane 63, Tampa Bay 49 Arizona 84, Orlando 56 New Orleans 63, Utah 49 San Jose 62, San Antonio 35 Friday, July 12 Utah at Philadelphia, 7:35 p.m. Saturday, July 13 Spokane at Jacksonville, 7 p.m. Iowa at Orlando, 7 p.m. San Jose at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Cleveland at Chicago, 8 p.m. Tampa Bay at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. New Orleans at Arizona, 9 p.m.EASTERN CONFERENCEWLPctGB Atlanta101.909 Chicago84.6672.5 Washington66.5004.5 New York57.4175.5 Indiana47.3646 Connecticut38.2737WESTERN CONFERENCEWLPctGB Minnesota83.727 Los Angeles84.667.5 Phoenix85.6151 Seattle57.4173.5 San Antonio38.2735 Tulsa311.2146.5 ___ Saturdays Games Los Angeles 93, San Antonio 66 Indiana 78, Connecticut 66 Washington 62, Seattle 59 Sundays Games Chicago 93, New York 64 Minnesota 91, Phoenix 59 Mondays Games No games scheduled Tuesdays Games Seattle at New York, 7 p.m. Atlanta at Minnesota, 9 p.m. Wednesdays Games Washington at Chicago, 12:30 p.m. San Antonio at Phoenix, 3:30 p.m.BASEBALLAmerican League KANSAS CITY ROYALSRecalled RHP Louis Coleman from Omaha (PCL Optioned LHP Will Smith to Omaha. NEW YORK YANKEESAdded 1B Travis Ishikawa to the roster. Assigned INF David Adams to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL OAKLAND ATHLETICSRecalled 2B Grant Green from Sacramento (PCL Designated INF Adam Rosales for assignment. SEATTLE MARINERSDesignated RHP Jeremy Bonderman for assignment. Recalled LHP Lucas Luetge from Tacoma (PCL National League CHICAGO CUBSAcquired RHP Ivan Pineyro and a player to be named from Washington for OF Scott Hairston. COLORADO ROCKIESPlaced RHP Roy Oswalt on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs. FLORIDA MARLINSOptioned RHP Chris Hatcher to New Orleans (PCL LOS ANGELES DODGERSPlaced OF Matt Kemp and RHP Stephen Fife on the 15-day DL, Kemp retroactive to July 6. Recalled OF Scott Van Slyke from Albuquerque (PCL Nolasco to the roster. MILWAUKEE BREWERSActivated OF Ryan Braun from the 15-day DL. Placed 3B Aramis Ramirez on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 7. SAN DIEGO PADRESRecalled RHP Brad Brach from Tucson (PCL Optioned LHP Robbie Erlin to Tucson. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTSPlaced INF Joaquin Arias on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Nick Noonan from Fresno (PCL WASHINGTON NATIONALSActivated RHP Dan Haren from the 15-day DL. Optioned 1B-OF Tyler Moore to Syracuse (ILBASKETBALLNational Basketball Association LOS ANGELES CLIPPERSNamed Alvin Gentry associate head coach and Armond Hill, Kevin Eastman and Tyronn Lue assistant coaches. NEW YORK KNICKSSigned G Tim Hardaway Jr. and F C.J. Leslie. PHILADELPHIA 76ERSAnnounced the resignation of chief executive officer Adam Aron. Named Scott ONeil chief executive officer. WASHINGTON WIZARDSSigned F Otto Porter and G Glen Rice, Jr.FOOTBALLCanadian Football League WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERSSigned WR-KR Aaron Woods. Added WR Taylor Renaud to the practice roster. National Football League NEW YORK GIANTSSigned WR Victor Cruz to a multiyear contract extension through the 2018 season. 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C M Y K Page B4News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com PUBLIX-National Newspaper Plac; 11.25"; 4"; Black plus three; process, p/u 5/15/13 98910; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 9 9 0 0 8 8 swamp buggy; 5.542"; 5"; Black plus three; process, swamp buggy; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 heartland biz spotlight; 5.542"; 8"; Black plus three; process, heartland biz spotlig; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 Mason Million, both from Lake Placid, did very well in their variety of races. Cummings, in Female 15 and over, was seventh in the 100 Back, sixth in the 100 Free, second in the 50 Free and won the 100 Butterfly. Million had two wins, in the 50 and 100 Back, while taking second in the 400 IM and third in the 50 Free among the Male 13-14 age group. Petyon Ming, Male 10 and under, had a third in the 100 Free and seconds in the 50 Free, 50 and 100 Fly. Seth Moon progressed from eighth in the 50 Fly, to fifth in the 100 Breast, to t hird in the 50 Breast in the Male 11-12. Zach Geitner and Anna Sapp each had a pair of topeight finishes, with Geitner, Male 11-12, taking seventh in the 100 Breast and third i n the 400 IM, while Sapp, Female 11-12, took eighth in the 100 Breast and fifth in the 100 Back. Other strong Hurricane finishes saw Logan Million, Male 11-12, take sixth in the 50 Breast, Sanhitha Raghuveera, Female 13-14, f inished sixth in the 100 Fly and Clara Simpson, Female 13-14, take fourth in the 50B ack. The Lake Placid Aquatics squad saw Tyler Pollard, Male 13-14, take seventh in the 50 Free, fourth in the 50 Back and win the 50 Fly. And Zander Bogaert, Male 11-12, took fourth in both the 50 and 100 Breast. Next on the Highlands H urricanes Swim Team and L ake Placid Aquatics schedule will be the Lake PlacidA quatics Invitational swim meet, which will be held Saturday, July 13, at 8 a.m. until noon, at the Lake Placid High School. For information on joining the Highlands Hurricanes Swim Team please contact Coach Marvin Wolfe at 863382-9272. Continued from B1 Acombination of sharp hitting and some sloppyd efense paved the way, as Vaughn, Taylor and Kael M artz batted a run home each, with Santos adding a two-run single and Crisafulli bringing home three. A gain, Brooksville battled back with four runs in the third, but Sebring had anothe r big answer in store for them. With one run already in, Camden Culverhouse, Vaughn and Taylor all added R BIs and with two runners on base, Martz stepped to the plate. Sizing up the defenders, Martz set his sights on right field, adjusted his positioning in the batters box and unloaded on the ball, sending it to deep right field, over the heads of the outfielders. The two runners ahead of him came in, and Martz cont inued his sprint around the b ases and was soon crossing the plate himself with an inside-the-park home run to make it a 21-7 game. With their lead stretched to the equivalent of two touchdowns, the defense locked in and held Brooksville scoreless over their final two at bats, while the offense got another deep shot in fourth. Again, with two runners on, Camron Diaz followed the example of Martz an inning earlier and powered one well over the outfielders heads for an inside-theparker that was so well struck that he was able to cross home plate standing up. T he big win set up a Monday showdown withS pring Hill, but the offense wouldnt catch fire until it was too late as their tournament run came to an end with a 19-13 loss. Asix-run Spring Hill first was followed by five more in the second and pushed them out to an 11-2 lead. Over their next four at bats, Sebring would outscore Spring Hill 11-8, but the early hole was just too big to dig out of. And so their run ended a bit earlier than the host team might have hoped, but they came very far nonetheless. Seeing this team now, compared to when we first started practicing, there has been so much improvement, head coach Toby Taylor saida fterward. At the start, some kids were afraid of b alls thrown to them, and now theyre catching fly balls and line drives. After the win last night, we were coming in with a lot of confidence, but theyl earned if you dont come to play like youre capable of, this can happen, he continued. But it was a lot of fun and having it here was great, with the parents and grandparents being able to watch and cheer them on. News-Sun correspondent Lauren Welborn contributed to this article. Continued from B1 N ews-Sun photo by DAN HOEHNE Jakob Taylor leans to secure this catch of a line drive Sunday afternoon for the Sebring All-Stars. Dixie T-Ball goes on without mini Streaks Swim season to see LP Invite Courtesy photo Griffin Chynoweth soars off the platform to start the 100 Free. News-Sun photo by DAN HOEHNE Beny Bikar chases down this Wildwood runner Sunday afternoon as the Sebring T-Ball All-Stars competed in the Dixie State Tournament at the Max Long Recreational Complex.

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C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunW ednesday, July 10, 2013Page B5 health page; 11.25"; 16"; Black plus three; process, health page dummy; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 6 3 3 9 9 9 9 Clubs & Organizations C ourtesy photo LeAnn Curry, of the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program of Highlands County,shows members of the Aktion Club of Highlands County what is in her Disaster Kit. The flashlight that she holds was one of many things she puts in her bucket. She did a demons tration in June on Disaster In A Bucket to educate the club members on how to prepare for hurricane season. Disaster kit prizes were also given away. Aktion Club learns about disaster kits C ourtesy photo Mary Kay consultant Tonya Chancey applies rouge to Janet May, of Avon Park,during a free skin care consultation done by Chancey and her daughter, Lyndsay Serey, at Ridge Area Arc in Avon Park on June 25. Amy Matthews, of Sebring,watches to learn how to apply the makeup. Free skin care event at Arc

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C M Y K LAKE PLACID The Dalton Gang played tag with Mother Nature on the Fourth of July and managed to make their Fireworks Cruise Day Trip one to remember.Forty-seven reve lers boarded their chartered bus at the Town Hall aftere njoying a bag lunch tastefully prepared by Olive J ackson.She had chicken, tuna, or peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, chips, grapes, cookies and soda pop or water.All the gang had a goodie bag to open on the b us, and all wore their red, white and blue identification p in, making it very easy to spot when we ambled around F ishermens Village.In fact, that ID pin came in handy when a couple of boat tickets got lost.Dont ask! There was music all day, w ith two different bands p laying right next to our r estaurant, the Oyster Bar. After dinner, the majority of t he group gathered in the pavilion and either danced or sat and enjoyed peoplewatching. It decided to you-know-what, with accompanying claps of thund er for a short bit, and then m oved on.Everyone managed to get to the boat by eight oclock, and we sailed o ff into Charlotte Harbor to the strains of John Philip Sousas marches and our Captain Bob got us anchored in a great spot to view the fireworks from Punta G orda.Nice and cool, no m osquitoes, and a breathtaki ng display comparable to D isneyworld. The whole world was at Punta Gorda, as our driver tried to make his way out of the city. We were all very happy with o urselves that we knew enough to charter a bus instead of car-pooling. The caladiums that were planted at the Town Hall arec oming along so beautifully. We are getting more confidence by the day that were contenders for a prize. Takea ride by 2010 Placid Lakes B oulevard and youll see what we mean. Rusty Eurich had a houseful of little people over the 4th. His granddaughter andc hildren (little about four days.JoAnne came to his rescue to help feed them and play some games. Bonnie and Seldon Bailey a re visiting family up north, and Ruth and Roger Jimenez a re in town for about three weeks before they head over to the East Coast to celebratet heir 5lst Anniversary in Daytona where they got marr ied. We celebrated Olive Jacksons birthday for abouta week the Dalton Gang got her Tuesday night,B allroom Dancers got her last Saturday night and her f amily took care of herfor the rest of the week. Joyce and Joe Briski finall y made it back to town after a vacation in Branson and o ther parts of the world. The Caladium Kick-Off Dance will be held June 20a t the Lake Placid Elks from 6:30-9 p.m. setting the pace for the Annual Caladium F estival July 26-28. The dance is sponsored by the L ake Placid Ballroom Dancers and open to the public. The Friday Line-Dancers, a social group, is growing. A n easy to be with group, anyone can join and is geared for maximum pleasure. Try it. LAKEPLACIDJuly 4 was the birthday of our nation; 237th anniversary of our independence. The Decorated Golf Cart Parade took place at 11 a.m. We gathered in the clubhouse at 5 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance was made to our U.S. flag, patriotic songs were sung and MarilynC romer said Grace. Afried chicken dinner with all thet rimming was served. Pete Ruano, a favorite, played music for our listening or dancing pleasure. We had f un celebrating but we also w ere honoring the lives that w ere given for our precious l iberty. D ottie Deuels surprise 9 5th birthday party was June 27. Marilyn Cromer welcomed everyone and we started the evening by signing Happy Birthday to her.M arilyn then said grace. P ictures were taken of Dottie a nd the red and white cake. W e all were happy to help her celebrate. M onday morning coffee July 1 was made and hosted by Dolores and Richard Peterson. Bob and Arlene Clouston treated with doughnuts frosted in red, white and blue for my 87th birthday. Peggy Sue Teague was our joking emcee. She called upon manager Jodi Susco fora few words for the resid ence. Jodi said that the new l awn care service would work in the park on Wednesday. Peggy Sue read all the names of people having birthdays this week, butI was the only one present so Marilyn Cromer played the piano and I was serenaded. Abig welcome to the new residents in our park: Deborah Hodgkins and Scott Calhoun, 132 Beauchamp Street, Florida; James and Marjorie Dean, 106 B eauchamp, from Pennsylvania; Sharon Kendall, 511 Beechcraft, from Ohio; and Gary and Judy Price, 427 Beaver Run Street, from Ohio. E mily Snider made arrangements for the Ladies L unch Out to go to the O ishii Burger. It is the Japanese American Grill in Sebring. We will be eating there on the 16th of July at 11:30 a.m. The menu and signup sheet is on the bul-l etin board. The Mustangs are going to t he Palms for their lunch o ut. Allen Frye has made the arrangements for the 16th of July. T o the summer residents, p lease have your picture taken now for the park directory. The HOAis planning a new photo phone directoryf or 2014. This will be so nice to be able to look people up in the book and find out who they are. So call Rick Knoche up and make an appointment. Have your p icture taken now before the s nowbirds come back and Rick is pressed for time. Carolyn Reece made the coffee and led the meeting for the ladies on Tuesday morning. Carol Noel is taking a break and MarysueW illeke is taking her place as our lady of Sunshine and she told that two ladies formally of our park have passed away: Marie Fisher and Dee Griffin. There is a Thinking of You card to be signed for Joan Raus sister, Jenee Anderson. Have you heard about the new midsummer cruise on July 18? You have to get y our money into Peggy Sue T eague before July 11. This midsummer cruise on July 18 leaves out of Fort Myers a nd goes through the Franklin locks. The bus will pick us up here at 8:30 a.m. and take us to the paddlewheel boat in Fort Myers where we will board at 10;3 0 a.m. The trip will take us up t he river through the Franklin locks and back. Thet rip includes a buffet luncheon and music and entertainment. We will get back home about 5:30 p.m. The cost of the transportation and the cruise is $56. If interested, call Peggy Sue at 465-6704. Have you read your Tropical Harbor Estates Tropical Tropic, especially the shelter rules and regula-t ions by Highlands County, The Division of Emergency Management? Also find out your Highlands County Shelter List, Tropical HarborH urricane Zones and who your zone captain is if you d ont already know. Always read your Tropical Topic ify ou want to know what is going on in the park thatm onth. Loving someone is about g iving, not receiving. Page B6News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com GRIFFIN'S CARPET MART; 7.444"; 10"; Black; 7/10/13; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 6 6 4 4 POLK, CAROLE; 5.542"; 5"; Black; listing rhr top of ad stack; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 6 6 8 8 Friends & Neighbors Placid Lakes P arty Line By Susie Lee Tropical H arbor Estates By Arlene Clouston Classified ads get results! Call 314-9876 GMATGMCS HEUREERMATHOMLOOTS ANDRESOOTREPOADLER MODESPLUSIRANMEDEA SAYAHTOTEMPOLEORALS WRITEHAILEYARNS ABAROSSIRESISTWIKI MOTTOTHEMAXTWOFACED POEMSERICADOARENA EZRAMMESLAVROOF DESKMINUTEWALTZAMAS IMINKIWIEHSRARE CHINAITEONTOSELMA TANGRAMSARGONAUTTOM STEWMUKLUKBETTEWRY CHASMENEROHEATH PESOSWENTROGUEMOIST OTTOSALTIAGRABOSOM SHAPEGATESADRANKLE TASERENOSTNUTTIEON NYETHEYS CROSSWORDSOLUTION Waldron-HubersR ev. and Mrs. Scott Taylor Waldron of Sebring are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, McKenzieT aylor Waldron, to Jesse Clark Hubers of Belhaven, N.C. He is the son of Shane and Lindsay Hubers. Miss Waldron and Mr. Hubers attend Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C., where they are both pursuing a degree in Trust & Wealth Management with a minor in Financial Planning. McKenzie graduated from Lake Placid High School in 2011. The wedding will be an open ceremony and will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 4:45 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church, Wauchula. All are welcome to attend. The reception is by invitation only, due to limited seating capacity. McKenzie is the granddaughter of Sharon and Tim Watson of Sebring and the late J.B. Waldron of Wauchula. She is also the granddaughter of Jim and Dianne Millard of Berlin Center, Ohio. Celebrations Jesse Hubers and McKenzie Waldron Engagement GET YOUR LOCAL NEWS STRAIGHT FROM THE SOURCE

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C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunW ednesday, July 10, 2013Page B7 E.O. KOCH CONSTRUCTION CO.; 5.542"; 4"; Black; 7/10/13; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 7 7 6 6 6 6 ST. JOHN UNITED METHODIST; 5.542"; 5"; Black; main A summer camp overboard ; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 8 8 2 2 S pecial to the News-SunLAKE PLACID This summer, the Lake Placid High School Bandand Band Booster members continue to work hard tor aise funds for the band. The next project will t ake place at the upcoming Lake PlacidCaladium Festival where the LPHS Drum-Line will perform for the town and all its vis-i tors. The Lake Placid Drum-Lines performance is scheduled foraround 11 a.m. Saturday, July 27. Come out and hear the Dragons Sound and help support the high school band. In addition, the Lake Placid DeMolay Youth Group from the Lake Placid Masonic Chapter, will generously allow the Boosters to share the Caladium Fair booth space,J uly 26-28, to allow members to procure donations via the Dragon BandB ooster Jar. Further, while at the DeMolay Caladium Fairb ooth, Boosters will also have available the bands newly minted LPDragonL icense Plate, a SweetBay Supermarketsponsored coffee gift bas-k et, and a Panara Breadsponsored bread certificate for a year worth of bread, which will be offered to the public at this event. Lastly, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 10the LPHS Band Boosters will hold a car wash at Lake Placid Bank of America to benefit the band. LPHS Band Boosters stay busy in summer C ourtesy photo Five GFWC Lake Placid Womans Clubmembers attended the 2013 GFWC Annual C onvention in Hollywood June 28-30.The theme was Enhancing Federation/Fostering Friendships. They had the opportunity to meet and greet over 600 GFWC members from a round the United States and three International Affiliates.They learned that GFWC club women are caring, good-hearted and loving women who celebrate each others successes a nd enjoy each others friendship. It was an exciting time together as they enjoyed a dynamic line-up of speakers, entertainment and special events. They learned of new Community Service Partnerships with organizations such asShot@Life and Alliance for Community Trees and heard from some long-time partners like Heifer International and Sew Much Comfort. Pictured from left: District Director Elaine Adelmann, Past President Joyce Bousquet, President Terry Reese, Pres. Elect Rose Mary Pinto and Arts Chairman Sandy Davis. Courtesy photo Lake Placid Elks Lodge welcomes new members James Lazenby (leftnerto the lodge. To learn m ore about the lodge, visit them on Facebook at w ww.facebook.com/lpelk2661/. Courtesy photo T he gang from ST8UP along with Conservation department of the GFWC Lake Placid W oman's Club planted caladiums all around the club house in preparation for the upcomi ng Caladium Festival. The club is grateful to the young men for their hard work. Courtesy photo VFW 9853 Auxiliary President Rita Dawson welcomes all incoming officers and looks forward to a great year of team work. The ladies are preparing for a pok loin chop dinner to be served from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the VFW Post. Clubs & Organizations Womans Club members attend convention New Elks STR8UP helps plant caladiums New officers for VFW Auxiliary TOPS 632LAKE PLACID The meeting was called too rder by leader Judy OBoyle with 18 members present. Carolyn Mead led in singing I Love My TOPS Club. T he program was given by Phyllis Hieronymus, and was full of helpful hints to aid in taking care of feet. She said the feetc ontain a quarter of our bones, and that having a lot of foot pain can affect the knees, hips and back. She encouraged everyone to wear shoes that wills upport the arches in the feet. K aren Goodwin called the roll with 18 members present. There was a goodl oss for the week and the best loser was Carolyn M ead. The monthly report was also given with an impressive weight loss for the month. There was a tie for best loser of the month Fay Nutt and Betty Snyder. Barbara Huff was g iven an award for perfect attendance the last quarter and also staying in herK OPS leeway. Hattie Troutman earned her b racelet for losing 10 pounds and Donna Raaf received an award for los-i ng four weeks in a row. Vi Christian renewed at a lower weight and received a reward. Yes-yesses for the comi ng week are portion control and broccoli, and the no-no is pancakes. Phyllis Hieronymus kept the four weeks in a row travel giftf or losing her second week. S napshots Courtesy photo Sebring Elks 1529 proudly announces Joan Roth as the July Elk of the Month. Roth is not only a dedicated employee, but also a dedicated volunteer for needed helpon her off hours. Sebring Elk of the Month Courtesy photo The Rotary Club of Lake Placid met for the first time at itsnew meeting place, Platters Restaurant, 501 U.S. 27 North in Lake Placid. President Skip Dent is shown with restaurant owner Ana Stratis. Platters specializes inGreek AmericanCuisine andis open daily. Rotary meets at 6:44 a.m. every Wednesday. LP Rotary Club has new meeting place

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C M Y K Page B8News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com FAMILYFEATURES Th e best parties bring together great food, great ingredients, and great people. To make your party stand out, take advantage of resources you alreadyhavetocreateaninvitingandwarmatmosphereforpartyguests.T heRightIngredientsMakefora PerfectSummerGet-TogetherEveryone knows the key elements to a fantastic backyard barb eque are great company, exciting conversation, and delicious recipes so be sure to pull together the perfect grilling menu that will keep your guestssmiles as warm as the summer sun. Get creative when planning your summer party. Kids also will love to get involved and add their own personal touches to the big event. Simple items, such as blankets, oversized pillows, Mason j ars and mismatched dinnerware will create the feeling of home and comfort to all. These simple additions, along with essential recipe ingredients like Hellmanns Mayonnaise Dressing withO live Oil, will make for an amazing summer menu and party for your friends and family. H ere are a few tips to make your outdoor party simple and s mooth:Opt forAppetizers Many party guests will want to nosh and mingle throughout the evening, so make sure you have plenty of appetizers, dips a nd chips on hand while you fire up the grill for the main course.Stick with Simple D ont spend all of your resources on fancy snacks and sweets that require countless hours of preparation. Choose simple c rowd favorites, such as the Texas Potato Salad made with j ust a few delicious ingredients including Hellmanns Mayonnaise Dressing with Olive Oil, which combines the creamy, rich Hellmanns taste you love with olive oil. This crunchy, fresh salad doubles as the perfect appetizer when served with tortilla or pita chips. Just create, plate and coverw ith plastic wrap and you have dishes ready to kick off a fabu lous party.Fire up the Grill In addition to appealing appetizers, be sure your guests have tons of options when it comes to the main party entre. Easy dishes, like Grilled Asparagus with Citrus Gremolata made with Hellmanns Mayonnaise Dressing with Olive Oil, can q uickly be made on the grill for a delicious and easy treat that is sure to please party goers.S elf-Serve Drink Stations Allow guests to refill their drinks themselves by placing drinks on a small end table or cart. Cover it with a brightly colored tablecloth and stacked glasses. Dont forget your ice bucket and tongs for mixed cocktails. If you are serving beero r wine, ice them down in galvanized bins placed next to the d rink station. Be sure to position the station away from the food to keep lines from forming. D id you know that Hellmanns is celebrating its 100th birthday? For more great recipes and to learn more about the centennial celebration or download a coupon, visit Facebook.com/Hellmanns.Grilled Skirt Steak with CitrusAChef Tim Love recipe 1 cup Hellmanns or Best Foods Mayonnaise Dressing with Olive Oil 4 (8-ounce outside skirt steaks 1/2 cup peanut oil Koshersalt and cracked black pepper(to taste 2 tablespoons Chef Tim Love Steak Rub* 2 limes, cut in half 2 lemons, cut in half 1 tangerine, cut in half Heat grill on high with lid closed for 30 minutes or light charcoal and let burn to white coals. Rub the steak with oil and season with salt and pepper, then the rub. Place the steak on the hot grill for 3 minutes on each side. Squeeze a lime half on each steak. Remove and rest for at least 3 minutes. Squeeze all citrus into a mixing bowl. Whip the dressing into citrus mixture and place in a squirt bottle. Cut steak against the grain and drizzle the citrus mayonnaise mixture over top. Serve immediately. Tip: Any good chili powder based rub can be used. AChef Tim Love recipe 1/2 cup Hellmanns orBest Foods Mayonnaise Dressing with Olive Oil 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 teaspoon finely chopped garlic 2 tablespoons minced shallot Grated peel of 1 lemon 1/4 cup white wine 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 cup bread crumbs 12 medium asparagus spears, trimmed 2 tablespoons peanut oil Koshersalt and cracked black pepperto taste Preheat grill to 450F. Heat olive oil in a small saut pan on the grill. Just before the oil smokes add garlic, shallot, and lemon peel. Saut slightly. Add white wine and lemon juice and simmer for 1 minute. Add bread crumbs and dressing and saut until golden brown. Mix asparagus, peanut oil, salt and pepper. Grill for 3 minutes, turning fairly frequently. Place asparagus on a serving platter. Sprinkle bread crumb mixture over the grilled asparagus and serve.Texas Potato SaladAChef Tim Love recipe 1/2 cup Hellmanns orBest Foods Mayonnaise Dressing with Olive Oil 1/2 cup pickled jalapeos, diced 1/2 cup sweet pickles, diced 1/4 cup whole grain mustard 1/2 cup fresh chives 4 warm baked potatoes Salt and pepper(to taste 1/4 cup toasted pepitas (pumpkin seeds Mix dressing, jalapeos, sweet pickles, mustard, and chives in large bowl. Burst thepotatoes and crumble apart. Add them to the mayonnaise mixture. Mix well and season with salt and pepper. Top with the toasted pepitas and serve.Grilled Asparagus with Citrus Gremolata Whats Cooking Its grilling season for m e and I love to cook anything I can on the g rill. I think roasting vegetables like zucchini and red onions on a char grill and great flavors and make a nice complimentt o whatever you are pairing it with. S omething else I like doing on the grill is wrapping a piece of fish in foilw ith fresh herbs and garlic then toss the fish on t he grill. The foil also makes it easier to keep your fish from breakinga part during cooking. You can also do this on the coals of a cam fire and e njoy a dish Ive heard called campfire fish. A couple tips for cooking with your grill is to maintain even heat and keep clean. So often I hear people say theya llow the grill to get really hot then clean it with their grill brushes. Not this chef. I clean my grill after every use to help prevent the spread of bacteria. A lso, make sure that the drip pan at the bottom o f the grill is emptied before every use because the last thing you want is to start a fire. We all know how things like thatc an get out of hand. This week I have a recipe for a fresh herb mix that you could use on just about any protein thatw ill give great flavor and presentation. Cheers, Chef.Fresh herb mix1 tbs. Parsley, Italian, Fresh, Chopped 1 tbs. Basil, Fresh, Chiffonade Cut 1 tbs. Oregano, Fresh, Chopped 1 tbs. Cilantro, Fresh, Chopped 2-1/4 tsp. Lemon, Fresh, Peel, Grated, Fine Combine all ingredients. Store in an airtight container for up to 24 hours. Tim Spain is System Executive Chef with Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center and Morrison Healthcare Food Service. He can be reached at tim.spain@ahss.org/. Guest columns are the opinion of the writer, not necessarily those of the News-Sun staff. Summer fun foods C hefs Corner T im Spain

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I love him with everything in me, but he is mentally and physically abusive. He is also addicted to coughm edicine. I knew I should have stopped talking to him before we started dating, but he was such a mess I thought I could help him a nd I did. Hes no longer an alcoholic. He went to jail f or seven months because of our age difference, but I refused to testify, so he goto ut. While he was in there I thought he had changed and w ouldnt hit me anymore, but he still does. Anyone in their right mind would get up and leave, but the one time Id id, he pretended he didnt care and I attempted suic ide. I dont know what to do. I love him, but I know I shouldnt. Abused Teen in California D earTeen: Im glad you wrote. Richard may no longer be drinking liquor,b ut cough medicines contain alcohol, which means hes still an alcoholic. His v iolence toward women will probably never stop u nless he is incarcerated for it, and even then there is no guarantee. Regardless of how much love you give him, youc ant fix whats wrong with him or make him love you back because he isnt capable of it. Because you are so emotionally fragile, you should seek refuge with relativesw ho can help you heal physically and emotionally f rom this experience. If thats not possible, then contact the National Domestic Violence Hotline. Its website is www.thehot-l ine.org, and the toll-free phone number is 800-7997233. Ask for a referral to a womens shelter where you can receive counseling ands upport. Help is available for you if you are open to it. Staying where you are is not an option because if you do, this man could kill you. DearAbby: While riding with my new boss to a sales appointment, he needed some information from his company-issued iPad. He asked me to turn it on and gave me the passcode. When I did, up popped ap orn site. He almost wrecked the car grabbing t he iPad from me. Not another word was said until we arrived at the a ppointment and he looked up the item prior to going i n. Nothing has been said about this incident since. Every time I think about my boss having gone to that porn site before It ouched the iPad, I get sick to my stomach. He makes m e sick. Do I resign or stay? Grossed Out in Ohio D earGrossed Out: If the nausea is affecting your a bility to perform your job, you should quit. But before you do, be sure you havea nother one lined up. And when you interview, as tempting as it may be, r efrain from saying anything negative about your b oss because to do otherwise will reflect poorly on you. DearAbby: My b oyfriend wants to open the door for me when I am the one driving. Im thrilled that he wants to be a gentleman, and I love when he opens the door for me when I am in the passenger seat o r in front of any other door, as he always does. I a m just not comfortable with it when Im the one whos driving. It seems awkward to me. Your thoughts? At a Loss in Colorado DearAt a Loss: Your boyfriend may do this because he wants to please you, or he was raised thisw ay. Personally, I think what hes doing is endearing. However, because it makes you uncomfortable, explain that it isnt necessary and you would prefer he not do it when you are the driver. Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Girl in abusive relationship must get out of it and fast Dear Abby Theres a relatively new product on the market that you may or may notbe familiar with bamboo dinnerware. These reusable and/or disposabledishes are made from the sheath of the bamboo plant. Bamboo can growmore than a meter per day and the plant matures within five years, makingit one of the worlds most sustainable resources. The environmentalist in me is absolutely thrilled with these bamboodishes because they are so much better for our planet, but my innerdiva loves that they are just so gorgeous. You can find all sorts ofdishes made out of bamboo from serving ware and utensils to yourstandard plates, bowls and cups. There are several benefits to using bamboo dishes: Theyre much stronger than paper Bamboo dishes are 100 percent biodegradable No harsh chemicals or dyes are used to produce them Bamboo dishes are quite elegant to serve food on These dishes are naturally antimicrobial They are light weight and stain resistant You can dispose of these dishes after one use (I personally wouldnt!)or you can wash them and dry them by hand, pack them away and use themagain and again. These bamboo dishes are also great for kids. They would make a greatreplacement for those plastic plates depicting recognizable cartooncharacters. Plastic isnt the safest thing to eat off of in the firstplace, but as those plates become scratched and scuffed as tends tohappen with childrens dishes, where is that paint going? What happensto those chemicals and toxins that were used to make those plates? Itleeches out into the food thats on that plate. Bamboo dishes aregreat for the whole family, including the little ones. Leanne Ely is a New York Times bestselling author of 'Body Clutter' and the Saving Dinner series. The Dinner Diva syndicated newspaper column appears in 250 newspapers nationwide. Learn how to cook great and save significant money with the Dinner Diva;s menus, recipes and shopping lists at www.savingdinner.com. Not paper or plastic please. Take the bamboo Dinner Diva Leanne Ely NEWYORK (AP Disneys The Lone Rangerg ot stampeded by the kind of movie the company built its reputation on: an animated crowd-pleaser. Universals Despicable Me 2 earned $83.5 million over the weekend, a robust opening for the 3-D animated sequel. It came at the expense of the Johnny Depp Western, which opened far below expectations at $29.2 million. The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release are: 1. Despicable Me 2, Universal, $83,517,315, 3,997 locations, $20,895 average, $143,074,960, one week. 2. The Lone Ranger Disney, $29,210,849, 3,904 locations, $7,482 average, $48,715,010, one week. 3. The Heat, Fox, $24,763,907, 3,184 locations, $7,778 average, $86,259,195, two weeks. 4. Monsters University Disney, $19,716,347, 3,739 locations, $5,273 average, $216,253,979, three weeks. 5. World War Z, Paramount, $18,408,963, 3,316 locations, $5,552 average, $158,989,638, three weeks. 6. White House Down, Sony, $13,478,486, 3,222 locations, $4,183 average, $50,485,249, two weeks. 7. Man of Steel, Warner Bros., $11,414,297, 2,905 locations, $3,929 average, $271,188,450, four weeks. 8. Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain, Summit, $10,030,463, 876 locations, $11,450 average,$ 17,391,167, one week. 9. This Is the End, Sony, $5,870,167, 2,104 locations, $2,790 average, $85,674,320, four weeks. 10. Now You See Me, Lionsgate, $2,853,191, 1,606 locations, $1,777 average, $110,498,603, six weeks. 11. Star Trek Into Darkness, Paramount, $1,310,448, 565 locations, $2,319 average, $223,065,011, eight weeks. 12. Fast & Furious 6, Universal, $1,073,565, 617 locations, $1,740 average, $235,488,675, seven weeks. 13. The Way, Way Back, Fox Searchlight, $552,788, 19 locations, $29,094 average, $552,788, one week. 14. Epic, Fox, $511,334, 428 locations, $1,195 average, $104,042,667, seven weeks. 15. Feet From Stardom, Weinstein Co., $483,959, 89 locations, $5,438 average, $1,075,529, four weeks. 16. Iron Man 3, Disney, $481,668, 294 locations, $1,638 average, $406,410,987, 10 weeks. 17. Before Midnight, Sony Pictures Classics, $478,870, 214 locations, $2,238 average, $6,576,894, seven weeks. 18. The Internship, Fox, $459,735, 379 locations, $1,213 average, $42,762,538, five weeks. 19. Much Ado About Nothing, Lionsgate, $420,781, 170 locations, $2,475 average, $2,946,070, five weeks. 20. After Earth, Sony, $382,278, 270 locations, $1,416 average, $58,886,982, six weeks. Despicable Me 2 tops Lone Ranger with $83.5 million

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C M Y K Page B10News-SunWednesday, July 10, 2013www.newssun.com h ometown biz; 9.347"; 13"; Black plus three; process, hometown biz dummy; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 6 3 3 9 9 7 7 celebrate freedom; 5.542"; 8"; Black plus three; process, celebrate freedom; 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 8 8 3 3 7 7 Courtesy photo Bud Pappalardo was chosen as Elk of the month for June by John Grant, Exalted Ruler. Bud works in the kitchen for many lodge activities, like Monday night burgers, Friday night fishf ry, Wednesday pulled pork a nd spaghetti dinners, Thursday bingo snack bar and ladies card party. He inventories the food on a monthly basis, helps withh oop shoot and works spec ial events. LPElks of the Month Courtesy photo Michele Fuller is the Lady Elk of the Month.As a fairly new member Fuller jumped in with both feet to volunteer.She works Bingo night snack bar, and Friday nights if needed.She and her husband Bill have taken o ver the monthly breakfast.The Fullers not only volunteer for activities, they support the Lodge by coming in for the meals and events, and they have started the Elkriders Association in the Lodge. This group of E lks is comprised of motorcycle, antique or hot rod c ars that will ride to different lodges and go on outi ngs with their bike or classic vehicle. Visit the lodge o n Facebook www.facebook.com/lpelk2661. Courtesy photo Celebration is in order at the Lake Placid Elks Lodge. On Nov. 29, 1982 an organizational committee was formed and had their first meeting on Dec. 8, 1982.Dispensation was grantedApril 12, 1983 to form Lake Placid Lodge No. 2661. On June 22, members brought intons oftheir favorite appetizers, dishes or desserts, raffle baskets, music and a Chinese auction of more than 30 items to win.Music and dance was brought to us by Steve Baker.Memory lane was set up o n tables with the original newsletters, photos, and lett ers from inception to current were displayed to reminisce by many of the original members. Don Sansoucci ( shown) took a moment to share the beginning days of organizing the lodge. Lake Placid Elks celebrate 3 0th anniversary S pecial to the News-SunSEBRING The Highlands Art League will host the July 2013 Artist of the Month series with Favorites from Art Uncorked. More than 800 canvases have been painted since the programs inception in October, 2012. What began as an idea for a girls night out has ballooned into more than 50 events ranging from open and private parties, date nights, birthday celebrations, bridal showers, team-building events and more. Friendly competition and constructive criticism of each otherswork keep the classes lively and entertaining. Along the way, some folks have found their inner artists to their own amazement. Founding artists Linda Kegley and Alice Hansen have created 23 original paintings for the classes. Joining Linda and Alice this summer are instructors Megan Ekenstedt and Jack Smile. The Art League joins with Destination Downtown on Friday, July 12, from 5-8 p.m. for the Summertime Sip and Stroll. The Yellow House Gallery and Gift Shop is at 1989 Lakeview Drive. The Yellow House Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through October. Call 863-385-5312 or visit highlandsartleague.org/ HAL to feature Art Uncorked favorites