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Title: Alachua County Today
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Place of Publication: Alachua
Publication Date: March 27, 2008
Copyright Date: 2007
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Alachua -- Alachua
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High Springs purse snatchers


caught after spending spree


By ASHLEY CAIN
Today Reporter
HIGH SPRINGS A couple was


arrested Wednesday, March 19, for
a purse-snatching robbery that
occurred in downtown High
Springs on Saturday, March 15.
Kenneth Richard Medlock, 28,
and Mandy Louise Medlock, 27,
both of 205 SW Truluck Terrace,
Ft. White, Florida, were arrested
and each charged with a



Alachua



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heats up

By CRAIG COX
Today Reporter
ALACHUA Controversy
and bickering did not take
long to arise in this year's city
commission race between
Mayor Gib. Coerper and
Patricia Lee,
i former City
ofr Alachua
specialist.
But it's
not the
Coerper candidates
who are
raising concerns. Some voters
have taken issue with some of
L e es s
campaign
practices.
B oth
Cberper and
Lee said they
do not
Lee s u p p o r t
negative
accusations or needless
arguments.
"I'm trying to get us back
to serious, real issues rather
than creating controversy,"
ELECTION on page A8


K. Medlock


misdemeanor count of robbery by sudden
snatching.
The victim, 49, was sitting on a [


sidewalk in High Springs
with her purse when
Kenneth Medlock snatched
the purse from her, *"
according to the police
report.
The couple was caught M. Medl
after allegedly using one of
the stolen credit cards in a


downtown High Springs' business that had
a surveillance system.
After viewing the surveillance
tapes, police arrested the couple in
their home and interviewed them at
the High Springs Police
Department, where it was
determined the purse snatching was
a planned crime, Lt. Gordon
ock Fulwood said.
After the couple's arrest, it
ROBBERY on page A5


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The once desolate battery manufacturing plant along U.S. Highway 441 in Alachua has been
revived following its opening as The Phoenix Commercial Park which is owned by Hipp
Construction, an Alachua-based and family-run business.


By CRAIG COX
Today Reporter
ALACHUA Like .its mythological
namesake, The Phoenix Commercial Park
located on U.S. Highway 441 between Alachua
and Gainesville is enjoying renewed life. After
one year in operation, the commercial park
celebrated the occasion Saturday with a
helicopter appearance, a local singer and


Cajun-style food.
About 50 people attended the event, which
featured an appearance by the Alachua County
Special Operations helicopter.
Gainesville singer Doreen Webster was
asked to sing the National Anthem, and park,
officials gave tours of the facilities.
"We are excited to be a part of the growing
city of Alachua," said owner Lisa Albertson
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A 227-acre development with its sights set on Newberry could
bring to the city houses, townhomes and apartments.


Proposed development


may bring over 200-


acre neighborhood to


Newberry


ByRHANAGITTENS
Today Reporter
NEWBERRY-The city of
Newberry may be welcoming
a Tioga style town center,
residential neighborhoods and
a new school between S.W.
15th Avenue and S.W. 30th
Avenue.
Daly Design Group, an
agent for Newberry Ridge,


LLC, plans to, develop a
mixed use urban area on
226.95 acres of land in
Newberry, said Thomas Daly,
President of the Daly Design
Group.
Through a partnership
with the University of Florida
and the Florida Green
Building Coalition, the design
NEWBERRY on page A7


Alachua expands


wastewater


treatment facility


By CRAIG COX
Today Reporter
ALACHIA All of the
waste flushed down toilets
and drains in Alachua must go
somewhere, and city officials
are preparing for the predicted
growth in population, and
waste, by expanding the
wastewater treatment system.
The current capacity of the
wastewater treatment plant is


0.937 million gallons per day
(mgd). When the first phase of
the expansion is complete in
late 2009, the capacity will be
1.5 mgd, said Mike New,
Alachua's public services
director.
The second phase of the
expansion will begin within
five years to 10 years, and the
WASTEWATER on page A5


Mill Creek cleanup nets


nearly two tons


By BRYAN BOUKARI
Today Reporter
ALACHUA Step back
for just a moment and take it
all in a mound of trash,
debris, appliances and tires
totaling 3,692 pounds were
pulled from Mill Creek and
Mill Creek Sink on Saturday.
Current Problems, Inc.
and a local diving group
hosted a cleanup at the
sinkhole located adjacent to
Sonny's along U.S. Highway
441 in. Alachua. A call to
action attracted 48 volunteers,
many of whom were part of
the UF Wetlands Club and
Eastside High School's
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Current Problems, Inc. Executive Director Fritzi Olson takes a
tally of the debris collected by volunteers from Mill Creek and
Mill Creek Sink Saturday morning. A dishwasher, 27 tires and
a microwave were among the discarded items found.


Local business pampers


pooches

By CRAIG COX
Today Reporter


ALACHUA Chloe spares no
expense when she goes on her ,
weekly play date. She .gets
personalized grooming, with
manicures, haircuts and luxurious
baths.
As Chloe enters the parlor, she
is warmly greeted by Mr. Jones
and Miss Trixie, who run to the
door excitedly. Chloe wags her \
tail and runs to meet her friends
with gentle sniffs.
Chloe, a black and white Shih
Tzu, is one of 126 dogs that visit In between ca
the K-9 Cloud Grooming Salon gives her own
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Alachua, behind the new Beef '0' Brady's.
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ring for customers' dogs, groomer Julia Francis
pet, Miss Trixie, a trimming Wednesday afternoon.
her dog grooming business in October.
Julia grew up rescuing sick and injured
animals, said her mother, Sandra Dixon.
GROOMER on page A4


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A2 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY COMMUNITY CORNER THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008


Community


Corner


Meetings & Events in the Heartlands


PUBLIC MEETINGS
mArcher Meets the 2nd and 4th
Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at
City Hall, 16870 SW 134 Ave.
*Alachua (City) Meets the 1st
and 3rd Monday of each month at 7
p.m. at City Hall.
*Alachua County Meets the 2nd
and 4th Tuesday of each month at 9
a.m. at the County Administration
Building, 12 SE 1st Street, Room
209, Gainesville. Citizen
comments are taken at 9:30 a.m.
and 5:30 p.m.
*Gainesville Meets the 2nd and
4th Monday of each month at 1
p.m. at City Hall Auditorium, 200
East University Avenue.
*Hawthorne Meets the 1st
Monday of each month at 6:30
p.m. at City Hall.
*High Springs Meets the 2nd
and 4th Thursday of each month at
6:30 p.m. in City Hall.
ELaCrosse Meets the 2nd
Monday of each month at 7:30
p.m. at Town Hall.
NMicanopy Meets the 2nd
Tuesday of each month at 7:30
p.m. at Town Hall.
mNewberry Meets the 2nd and
4th Monday of each month at 7
p.m. at City Hall
*WAldo Meets the 2nd Tuesday
of each month at 7 p.m. at Yerkes
Center.


Jesse says, "Keep your face
to the sun and you will
never see the shadows."

HOW TO REACH US
Phone: (386) 462-3355
Fax: (386) 462-4569
Email: editor@alachuatoday.com
Mail: P.O. Box 2135, Alachua, FL
32616
Office: 14804 Main Street, Suite 200
Open Monday through Friday 9
a.m. to 5 p.m.

NEWSROOM
SManaging Editor: Bryan Boukari,
editor@alachuatoday.com
*Reporters: Ashley Cain, Rhana
Gittens and Craig Cox

GRAPHICS
*Graphics Manager Gail Luparello,
gail@alachuatoday.com
GraphicArtists: Katrina Davis and
Angeline McCurdy

ADVERTISING
mAccount Executive: Ben Boukari,
(386) 462-3355 or email to
ben@alachuatoday.com
mClassified/Legal: Leila Boukari,
accounting@alachuatoday.com
Legal Display: Gail Luparello,
gail@alachuatoday.com

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AARP Driver Safety Program
monthly classes cost $10. The
two-day, eight-hour classroom
instruction refines driving skills
and develops defensive driving
techniques. The three-year
certificate qualifies graduates for
an auto insurance discount. Call
352-333-3036 for information
and to register for a class.
Gainesville Classes: April 1 and
2, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; April
8 and 9, 12 noon to 4 p.m., April
8 and 10, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
*The Alachua Branch Library
is open in a temporary location
at 15100 NW 141 Street (Main
Street), Alachua, FL 32615,
during construction of the
expanded facility. Wireless and
internet access are available at
this location. Also, library
personnel are going out into the
community to the preschools,
community center, schools, etc.
to give programs on books and
information services.
EThe Alachua Lions Club
meetings are held weekly on
Thursday at 7 p.m. The weekly
meetings are held at the
clubhouse located at 15115 NW
142 Terrace (Lions Club
Terrace). If you are interested in
becoming a member of the
Alachua Lions Club, please join
us for a meeting or call 386-462-
7178. Lions are men and women
who volunteer their time to
humanitarian causes in their local
and world community.


EBefore You Tie the Knot, a
premarital preparation provided
by the Alachua County
Cooperative Extension Service,
is an educational program
offering constructive guidance to
couples as they begin life as a
married couple.
This class provides a
certificate worth $32.50
reduction of the fee for a
marriage license obtained in
Alachua County. The program
consists of two workshops, each
lasting two hours. Participants
must attend both sessions to
receive a certificate of
completion.
These Extension workshops
fulfill the requirements of Florida
Statute 741, Marriage
Preparation and 'Preservation
Act, and have been approved by
the Circuit Court of Alachua
County.
Presently there is no cost for
this course. Registration is due
no later than one week prior to
class. A minimum of three
couples must be registered or
class will be cancelled. Call 352-
337-6209 (voicemail) to register.
For more information, call 352-
955-2402 between the hours of 8
a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday
through Friday.
Couples must arrive on time.
The program is intended for
couples only. Children are not
permitted in the class. No
exceptions.
The 2008 classes are from


PUBLIC NOTICE
A Neighborhood meeting will be held to discuss a Special
Exception Permit under the City of Alachua Land
Development Regulations (LDR) 2.4.4 (Special Exceptions)
now being sought by Mr. Leo Gross, on behalf of Xpanding
Industries, Inc. for Gator Muffler to receive a Special
Exception Permit for Automobile Repair and Servicing -of
Allowed Uses under LDR 4.3.4(J)(3). This is not a public
hearing. The purpose of the meeting is to inform
neighboring property owners of the nature of the proposed
Special Exception Permit application and to seek their
comments.

The meeting will be held on Monday, April 14, 2008 at 6:00
p.m. at Gator Muffler located at 15367 NW Hwy. 441, in
Alachua, Florida.

Contact person: Leo Gross, Xpanding Industries, Inc.
14806 NW 94th Avenue, Alachua, FL 32615-6702
Telephone: (352) 377-8690
(Published: Alachua County Today March 27, 2008)


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5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Class and
registration date is: May 12 and
13, register by May 2.
EMOPS (Mothers of Pre-
schoolers and younger)
welcomes you! Join us every first
Thursday from 9 a.m. to 11:30
a.m. at High Springs 1st Baptist
Church. Meetings are for moms
between the stages of pregnancy
and with young children of
kindergarten age. Cost is. $7 per
meeting (to cover general
operating, cost). Childcare
provided.
*Bread of the Mighty Food
Bank encourages businesses
and organizations to sponsor
food drives for the holidays.
The holidays are coming and for
many in our community the
cupboard will be bare. But you
can help through the Bread of the
Mighty by donating food and/or
finances to help keep our shelves
stocked and the food flowing to
those in need during the holiday
season.
Conducting a food drive in
your workplace, scout troop,
sport team event, school, or other
organization, is an effective and
enriching way to make a
difference in the lives of the poor
and needy. Non-perishable
canned and boxed foods are
always needed. For information
contact Kristina Stubbs or
Debbie Talbot at 352-336-0839.
Visit www.breadofthe
mighty.org.
*Hawthorne Farmers' Market
is open Saturdays from 9 a.m.
to 1 p.m. The market is located
behind the Hawthorne Historical
Museum and Cultural Center
(comer of SE 221 Street and SE
73 Avenue, one block off Hwy.
301 South). Regularly seen at the
market are fresh, local produce;
baked goods & grains; flowers,
herbs, trees; soaps, lotions &
toiletries; candles; live music;
old-time skills demonstrated at
the Historical Museum and on
the market grounds; and friends
and neighbors. The 2007-2008
season end June 28. Vendors call
352-481-4437. Email:
bwheeler@acceleration.net.
IThe High Springs Lions Club
business meeting is the 2nd
Monday of the month at 7 p.m.
The social meeting is the 4th
Monday of the month at 7 p.m.
The High Springs Lions Club
will hold Turkey Shoots on
March 15, and 22 starting at
11a.m.
ENew! Ladies Life Groups
Free! Inductive Bible Study
Method Non-denominational.
Group 1 will meet on Mondays,
9:30 a.m. at the High Springs
Library; Group 2 will meet on
Thursday, 7 p.m. at High
Springs County Inn meeting
room.
IRelay for Life Alachua -
High Springs, save the dates -
Next Team Captain Meetings:


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Thursday, April 3 at 6 p.m.,
Alachua Women's Club.
Committee Meetings:
Thursday, April 17 at 5 p.m.,
Alarion Bank Community Room
Relay for Life Friday, May
2 and Saturday, May 3 at Santa
Fe High School.
EThe Kiwanis Club of Santa
Fe meets weekly on Thursday
from 7:30 8:30 a.m. at
Brown's Country Buffet, 12510
U.S. Hwy. 441, Alachua.
EThe Second Florida Calvary
meeting is held every fourth
Monday of the month. The
meeting is held at 'Brown's
Country Buffet Restaurant and
begins with supper at 6 p.m. and
the meeting following at 7 p.m.
ETurkey Creek Lions Club
meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. on
the 1st and 3rd Monday of each
month at Brown's Country
Buffet, 12510 Martin 'Luther
King Blvd., (Route 441)
Alachua. Please join us for a
meeting if you are interested in
helping our community through
needed services for those less
fortunate. For more information
call 386-462-7085.
*The Star Center Children's
Theatre of Alachua is
presenting a production of
Pocahontas open to grades 1
through 8. No experience
necessary. Full costume
production will be held at the
Alachua Women's Club
(Downtown Historic Alachua).
Rehearsals are held Monday and
Wednesday from 4-5:15 p.m. at
the Swick House (behind
Alachua City Hall). The $10
weekly production fee includes
materials and costumes. For
more information, call 386-462-
1910 or
JacksonCarolm@yahoo.com.
mWonderful Wednesdays at
the City of Archer Recreation
Building (Old Fire Station) -
the recreation building will be
open to the public on April 2, 16
and 30; May 14 and 28 from 1-4
p.m. (If there is a good response,
Wonderful Wednesdays may be
reinstated for the 2008/2009
school year. Stop in and play on
the ping pong table, hockey
table, enjoy movies, video game
system, sports equipment and
games.
This is not a structured event.
Supervision is minimal and the
doors will be locked at 4 p.m.
After that time, there will be no
one available to supervise
children. Children 10 and under
must be accompanied by an
adult.
EFamily Fun Nights will be
held at the Recreation Center
(old Fire Station) in Archer the
fourth Friday of each month
(March 28, April 25 and May 23)
from 5:30-8 p.m. Concessions
will be available. Come enjoy an
evening of family fun.
*Workshop for small business
- "Doing Business with the
Government ... Government
Agencies are the largest buyers
of goods and services in this
Country." How do you penetrate
this market?
The workshop will be held on
Thursday, April 10 from 6:30 to
8:30 p.m. in the SCORE office in
downtown Gainesville in the Sun
Center; Suite 104E; 101
Southeast 2nd Place; Gainesville.
For more information telephone:


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The fee is $15 in advance
($20 at the door). Registration in
advance is recommended. For a
registration form please call the
SCORE office or visit the
SCORE website at:
www.scoregainesville.org.
SCORE, "Counselors to
America's Small Business," is a
non profit, nationwide resource
partner of the U.S. Small
Business Administration.
nFirst United Methodist
Church of High Springs is
having their annual Flea
Market on Saturday, April 12
from 8-2 on the church grounds
at 17405 NW US Hwy 441.
Vendor spaces are available for
$15 per 15'x 20' space.
Reservations may be made by
visiting or calling the church at
386 454-1255, Monday through
Thursday from 8-1, or call Ann
Marie Smith at 386-454-5640.
There will also be a Rummage
Sale and Bake Sale, and
concessions will be available
throughout the day. All money
raised will be used for local and
international mission projects.
IRemembering Mom Haven
Hospice hosts a six-week group
for women grieving the loss of
their mother. You must register
to attend. The group will meet at
the Haven Hospice North
Building, 4305 NW 90th Blvd.,
Gainesville Wednesdays, Apr. 16
- May 21, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Contact Nina Powell at 352-
692-5100 or 800-727-1889 for
more information or to register.
*Vidya Hogan of
ElderOptions will be speaking
on "Services available to
Seniors" March 9, 11 a.m. at the
High Springs Branch Library.
The library is located at 135 NW
1st Avenue in High Springs.
Questions on Medicare issues
will be addressed by SHINE
counselors from 10 a.m. until 11
a.m. prior to the speech.
Brochures and pamphlets on
ElderCare Services will be
available to those attending.
To make an appointment with
a SHINE volunteer, call Elaine
Gudbrandsen at 386-454-8153.
EDiscover Dynamic Career
Opportunities at Naylor's
Open House Naylor, LLC -
North America's leading media
and events partner for
associations is conducting an
open house on Tuesday, April 1
from 4 to 8 p.m. at its corporate
headquarters in Gainesville at
5950 NW 1st Place. The open
house will give prospective
employees the chance to learn
about career opportunities
available within Naylor's
dynamic and rapidly expanding
team. Naylor currently is hiring
in the areas of Sales, Editorial
and Marketing/Research.
*Bailey House Project for
Veterans "Makin' Memories
Outdoors" on Saturday, April 5
from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Ft.
White. Food will be by BBQ
King, Granny Farms and much
more. Southern gospel music by
Mother's Prayer and Wagon
Tongue Tales. Games, contests,
races, fun and prizes. Bring a
chair, stay a while. The
celebration is taking place at
Deese Park, Highway 47 north of
Highway 27 in Ft. White.


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ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY LOCAL NEWS THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008 A3


POLICE REPORTS


Alachua Police Department
The following information was
provided by Alachua Police
Department (APD) Detective
Darry Lloyd.
Teens Arrested For Burglary
*On March 21,2008 at 5:07 p.m.,
Alachua Police Department
(APD) officers responded to
14114 NW 142 Place after
receiving a call about a suspected
burglary. Officers made contact
with Stacey Bennett who said she
arrived home and noticed her
house was in disarray. Bennett
told officers that she possibly
knew who broke into her home.


Officers later made contact with
two teenage girls, 13 and 14 years
of age. Both teenage girls
admitted to breaking in to
Bennett's house and stealing
jewelry and clothing items.
Officers were able to retrieve
some of the items. Both teenage
girls were turned over to the
Juvenile Assessment Center.

DUI nets arrest
*On March 22, 2008 at 12:25
a.m., APD officers were
contacted by off duty Gainesville
Police Lieutenant Sherry Scott
regarding a vehicle that was
swerving in and out of its lane on


CR 235. Responding officers
arrived in the area and observed a
black Dodge swerve in and out of
its lane of travel. Officers made
contact with 44-year-old Steve
Smith of Ft. White. Officers'
stated that Smith had a strong
odor of an alcoholic beverage
coming from his breath. Field
sobriety exercises were
administered to Smith with
unsatisfactory results. Smith's
breath test yielded .192. The legal
limit in Florida is .08. A computer
check also revealed that Smith
driver's license was suspended 13
times.


Officer recognized with Chief's commendation


Special to Alachua County Today
ALACHUA The Alachua Police
Department recently recognized
Investigator Darry Lloyd with the Bi-
Annual Chief's Commendation Award.
The Bi-Annual Chief Commendation is
awarded to deserving sworn law
enforcement personnel twice during the
year making the officers eligible for the
Officer of the Year Award.
Investigator Lloyd was selected for
his overall hard work, dedication and the
successful clearance of significant cases.
Investigator Lloyd has been employed
with Alachua Police since 2004 and is
assigned to the Criminal Investigation
Division.
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Alachua Police Chief Robert Jernigan presents the Bi-
annual Chief's Commendation Award to Investigator
Darry Lloyd.


Today Staff Report
HAWTHORNE Alachua
County sheriff's Deputy Robin
Winsker was called to respond
to several suspicious vehicles in
the Lakeshore Gardens
neighborhood near the
Lochloosa area on Saturday
evening, but by the time she
arrived, they were gone.
Winsker apparently
recognized the name of the one
of the registered owners of the
cars and was able to follow up,
eventually leading her to a
residence at SE 177th Place.
When Winsker arrived, several
people began fleeing into a
wooded area while others tried
to drive away, sheriff's
spokesman Keith Faulk said.


But Winsker was able to
block the roadway until backup
arrived, an Alachua County
Sheriff's office report states.
Deputies found 13 roosters,
including one dead bird. In
place of the roosters' spurs,
were bands of razors or other
sharp material reportedly used
to inflict more injury on the
birds during orchestrated fights.
Deputies arrested Jorge
Sanchez, 31 of Reddick, FL on
one count of attending the
fighting of animals. Two other
men were arrested on the same
charges, but could not provide
valid identification. Five more
people were charged via a
sworn complaint based on the
investigation Faulk said.


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CITY OF ALACHUA

ANNUAL REPORT

DOWNTOWN

REDEVELOPMENT DISTRICT

The City of Alachua has completed an Annual Report
on program activities accomplished within its
Downtown Redevelopment District for Fiscal Year
2007 (October 1, 2006 September 30, 2007). A copy
of this report is available for public inspection, along
with preliminary financial statements at the new
Alachua City Hall, 15100 NW 142nd Terrace,
Monday-Friday, 8 AM 4:30 PM. If you have any
questions regarding this item, please contact Ms.
Danielle J. Judd, Assistant City Manager,
386-418-6132.

(P4blished: AlaQcua County Today Marjh 27, 2008)


Anyone with information in
this case is asked to contact
Detective Rachel Stephens at
353-367-4179. Tipsters can
also remain anonymous and be
eligible for a reward of up to
$1,000 by calling Crime
Stoppers, at 372-STOP.
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Newberry Olympic training



facility closer to reality


By RHANA GITIENS
Today Reporter
NEWBERRY The city of


Newberry is





Ashby


a step closer to
having an archery
training facility.
Newberry
City Manager
Keith Ashby got
the approval of
the city
commission on


Monday to move ahead with the
training facility plans.
The Archery Complex
Committee yill meet Thursday
to discuss future initiatives and
complete a design.
Jones Edmunds has been
appointed the civil engineering
firm for the construction of the


facility.
Over the past year, the City
of Newberry has been
negotiating with Easton Sports
Development Foundation to
build a regional Olympic
Archery Training/Recreation
Center in Newberry, City
Manager Ashby said.
"I have not received one call
of opposition, and there have
been many calls," Ashby said.
"The county commission and
residents have been positive."
The Olympic training center
will attract participants and
guests from Pan American
Countries, Europe, the
Caribbean and North America.
The city also hopes the multi-
use facility will bring additional


physical education and
recreation programs into local
Newberry schools' curriculums,
but the primary focus is for
Olympic training.
The approximately $2.4
million facility will double as
an archery training and
recreation center for the
Newberry community. The
complex is expected to have a
significant impact on economic
growth and tourism in local
area. The city also hopes the
multi-use facility will bring
additional physical education
and recreation programs into
Newberry schools' curriculums,
but the primary focus is for
Olympic training.
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The deal -is sealed


Chip seal to surface 15th Avenue


By RHANA GITTENS
Today Reporter
NEWBERRY Residents who live and travel
on 15th Avenue will soon be greeted by a
smoother ride.
The City of Newberry is investing $200,000
in a project that will add a chip seal to the dusty
road, City Manager Keith Ashby said at the City
Commission Meeting on Monday.
"The citizens are looking for us to do
improvements on this road," Commissioner Bill
Conrad said. "I think we should step out
smartly and get it done." UPC
There is not enough money in the
city budget to pave 15th Avenue, but a
chip seal will create a hard granite stone
over the rugged surface and help
alleviate many of the problems that
persist for motorists and pedestrians
alike.
The street has been a health hazard,
Commissioner Joe Hoffman said. This


PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF ENACTMENT OF

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY

OF ALACHUA, FLORIDA

The City of Alachua City Commission will hold a public hearing on a
proposed ordinance on April 7, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. The hearing-will be held
in the Commission Chambers of City Hall, at 15100 NW 142nd Terrace,
Alachua, Florida.

The ordinance title is as follows:

ORDINANCE 08 11

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OFALACHUA, FLORIDA,
RELATING TO THE SMALL SCALE AMENDMENT OF
THE CITY OF ALACHUA COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
FUTURE LAND USE MAP: 2015; AMENDING THE
FUTURE LAND USE MAP CLASSIFICATION FROM
ALACHUA COUNTY RURAL CLUSTER TO CITY OF
ALACHUA COMMERCIAL ON APPROXIMATELY 9.15
ACRES, LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1,500 FEET SOUTH
OF THE INTERSECTION OF U.S. HIGHWAY 441 AND
COUNTY ROAD 237, ALACHUA, FLORIDA. A PORTION
OF TAX PARCEL NUMBER 05898-000-000; PROVIDING A
REPEALING CLAUSE; PROVIDING SEVERABILITY;
PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Legend

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At the public hearing, all interested parties may appear and be heard with
respect to the proposed ordinance. Copies of the proposed ordinance, the
Staff Report, and related materials are available for public inspection at the
Planning and Community Development Department or at the Office of the
City Clerk, 15100 NW 142nd Terrace, on any regular business day between
the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. the Thursday prior to the City
Commission meeting. Written comments on the proposed ordinance
may be sent to the following address: City of Alachua, Planning and
Community Development, P.O. Box 9, Alachua FL 32616. Notice is
given pursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, that in order to appeal
any decision made at these public hearings, you will need to ensure that a
verbatim record is made. In accordance with the Americans with
Disabilities Act, any persons with a disability requiring reasonable
accommodation in order to participate in this meeting should call the City
Clerk at (386) 418-6100 x 101 at least 48 hours prior to the public hearing.
(Published. Alachua C -i ty' day March 27, 2008) ,


is an important venture because of the middle
school nearby.
"We don't want our kids to have lung
problems later on," Commissioner Lois Forte
said.
Residents of 15th Avenue agreed. When the
motion to allocate money to the chip seal was
passed on Monday night, 15th Avenue residents
left expressing their gratitude to the commission
for its action on the matter.
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PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF MEETING

BEFORE THE CITY

COMMISSION OF THE CITY

OF ALACHUA, FLORIDA

Notice is hereby given that the City Commission of the City of
Alachua will hold a public hearing on a proposed Final Plat on
April 7, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. The hearing will be held in the
Commission Chambers of City Hall, at 15100 NW 142nd Terrace,
Alachua, Florida, to consider a request by Kris Ann Gath Land
Surveying and Mapping, Inc., agent for Miguel Quinones and
Carolyn Quinones, owners, for consideration of a Final Plat (a
Replat of Lot 4, Block 11, of Alachua Realty Company's Addition
to the City of Alachua, as recorded in Plat Book A, Page 100). The
proposed Final Plat is a Minor Subdivision resulting in a total of
two (2) lots. The 0.67 acre subject property for the proposed
Final Plat is located south of the intersection of NW 141st Street
and NW 165th Place, Alachua, Florida. FLUM: Moderate Density
Residential; Zoning: RSF-3; Tax Parcel No. 03082-001-000.

















At the public hearing all interested parties may appear and be
heard with respect to the proposed Final Plat. Copies of the Final
Plat and related materials are available for public inspection at the
Planning and Community Development Department, 15100 NW{
142 Terrace, on any regular business day between the hours of
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. the Thursday before the scheduled meeting.
Written comments on the proposed Final Plat may be sent to
the following address: City of Alachua, Planning and
Community Development, P.O. Box 9, Alachua FL 32616.
Notice is given pursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes,
that in order to appeal any decision made at these public hearings,
you will need to ensure that a verbatim record is made. In
accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, any persons
with a disability requiring reasonable accommodation in order to
participate in this meeting should call the City Clerk at (386) 418-
6100 x 101 at least 48 hours prior to the public hearing.
(Published: Alachua County Today March 27, 2008)
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customer's schedule Property originally home to General Electric battery plant


"She and her brother were always bringing in
baby rabbits and birds to rescue," Dixon said.
"She truly has a passion for all animals."
Francis tried being a nail technician, but she
quickly discovered that her interest lay in
grooming dogs, not people.
"I think I was just born liking animals,"
Francis said, "and working with people all day
just wasn't my thing."
Francis has such a connection with animals
that she sometimes fails to remember the names
of her clients until she sees the pets.
"One of the problems Julia has is that she
can't remember peoples' names, but as soon as
the dogs walk in she can remember the dogs'
names," joked her husband, Zach Francis.
Francis said she loves all of the dogs she
grooms, but she is not afraid of being bitten, and
she would not refuse problematic dogs.
"When I worked at another grooming parlor,
other girls would cry when a dog bit them," she


said, "but it always surprised me that they worked
with dogs and were scared of being bit!"
Francis is no stranger to dog bites. She once
lost feeling in her thumb because a dog bit a
nerve. She has also had a German Shepherd latch
onto her arm.
"She really does have a special rapport with
the animals," Sandra Dixon said. "The animals
seem to respond to her really well, which is
important for groomers."
One of the main attractions for Francis'
customers is that she is accommodating, and she
is often available for same-day service.
Francis said she has a couple that drops their
dog off during their art class, and she comes in
early to accommodate a teacher who drops her
dog off before going to school.
"But I don't want to make it a habit of coming
into work early!" she warned.
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Phoenix, which is owned by the Hipp
Construction family, currently has a 200,000 sq.
ft. building and a 100,000 sq. ft. building.
About one-fourth of the facility is occupied
by Hunter Composite Technologies (HCT),
which manufactures plastic hull sailboats ranging
from 14 feet to 21 feet. HCT relocated from
Connecticut last year.
HCT is a division of Luhrs Marine Group of
St. Augustine, which also owns Alachua sailboat
manufacturer Hunter Marine. '
The commercial park is located'on a 200-acre
parcel of land that was the center of a bankruptcy
controversy.


The property was originally the home of a
General Electric battery plant in the 1960s. It was
eventually sold to Energizer Power Systems,
which then sold the facilities to Moltech Power
Systems in 1999.
Moltech filed for bankruptcy in 2001, and the
Hipp family bought about 65 acres in the western
portion of the property.
The majority of the remainder of the property
was sold to developers, but a portion of the
property is still owned by Moltech, which is
operating under the name Lithium Nickel Asset
Holding Company.
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Alachua Lions Club
S69th Annual Cattlemen's Banquet
Keynote Speaker John Hoblick
I...i' ,,. Master of Ceremonies Charles Page
Thursday, March 27, 2008 at 7 p.m.
........ at the Alachua Woman's Club on Main Street in Alachua
Delivering the keynote address for this year's banquet is John Hoblick. He is a third gen-
eration farmer and was elected president of Florida Farm Bureau in October 2006. His selec-
tion as the leader of the state's largest general farm organization capped a long and
distinguished service to the agricultural industry and his community.
The Master of Ceremonies will be Charles Page, a native of Alachua County. Mr. Page's
community involvement includes serving on boards and committees of various organizations
and as president of several organizations including Rotary Club of Gainesville, and the North
Central Florida Safety Council.
Co-Chairmen of the 2008 Cattlemen's Banquet are Lion Orien Hill and Lion James Petty.
Tickets may be purchased through any Alachua Lions Club member.
Ticket Chairman, Lion W. AW. "Bill" Irby can be reached at 386-462-1053.
The Cattlemen's Banquet. functions as a platform to honor those persons who have
made significant contributions to the cattle industry in Florida. It has honored a worthy
recipient yearly since 1939 as a distinctive Alachua Lions Club project.
A delicious steak dinner and genial fellowship has made the banquet a fun and popular
annual event.
All proceeds from the club's fund raisers go to local, state, national and international
charities. Locally the club supports sight and hearing assistance to needy persons,
supports youth activities in education and recreation and general community needs.
Visiting and former Lions or anyone interested in Lions Club membership are invited
to visit the club. Alachua Lions Club is located at 15115 N.W. 142nd Terrace in Alachua.


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capacity will increase to 3 mgd,
New said.
The city recently completed
a bidding process for the first.
phase ,of expansion, and the
winning bidder has guaranteed
a maximum cost of $1,869,687.
Two-thirds of the funding
required for the first phase of
expansion has been secured by
the city through grants and a
low-interest State Revolving
Fund loan.
City officials decided to
expand the 32-year-old
wastewater treatment system


because the facility has reached
the end of its useful life, and a
larger facility will reduce the
cost to treat the wastewater, he
said.
"Actually, due to
outstanding operations staff, the
facility has been extended
beyond what should have been
its useful life," he said.
The original wastewater
treatment facility was built in
,1976, and it was designed to
treat 0.4 mgd. The- plant was
expanded to its current capacity
in 1994.


The treatment facility is
operating at 50-percent of its
current capacity, but city
officials want to prepare for the
extreme growth predicted for
the city of Alachua.
Construction is expected to
begin on a Wal-Mart
Supercenter behind
McDonald's within a few
months, and some people have
speculated that a Target may be
built in the city as well.
The wastewater disposal
facility is expected to provide
adequate wastewater treatment


in the city for 20 years to 30
years, New said.
The treated water is used to
irrigate the Plantation Oaks
Golf Course, located in the
Turkey Creek subdivision, with
100,000 gallons each day. The
remaining water is pumped onto
an 80-acre field owned by the
city.
The expanded treatment
facility will have improved
technology to treat wastewater,
which will be better for the
environment
"It has been (City Manager


Clovis Watson's) vision and
direction that we undertake this
project, which utilizes the
industry's best technology for
treating wastewater to protect
our environment, especially the






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became apparent that they also,
used the stolen credit cards in
Gainesville, Lake City and the
city of Alachua.
The Medlocks now face
multiple misdemeanor counts or
,possible felony counts of
fraudulent use of a credit card
from each city's police
department, depending on
the amount of money and
how many places they used
the card, Fulwood said.
"It's possible that the
state attorney's office might
combine the charges from
other counties together, but


that's something they will
have to decide," Fulwoo.d
said.
Prior to their arrest, the
couple had little or no
criminal history.
"They weren't known for
this type of activity or
criminal history, at least
with our department,"
Fulwood said.
The couple was booked
into the Alachua County
Sheriff's Office Department
of the Jail on March 19, and
was released from the jail on
March 22 on a bond of


$5,000 each.
The Medlocks are
currently waiting on the
other pending charges
against them.
As for the frequency of
purse-snatching in High
Springs, Fulwood said it is
not a common crime, but he
still recommends that people
keep a close watch over
their -belongings.
"Anyone can become, a
victim," Fulwood said.
"What people should try
to do is when they're going
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Support for Coerper
I am writing in support of Gib Coerper for
re-election to the Alachua City Commission.
Gib has served on the Commission for many
years and is informed as to the important issues
that face our citizens. He has helped guide
Alachua to where we are today, the envy of all
the surrounding municipalities. He has served
on the County Planning and Visioning
Committee and also the County Recreation
Coordinating Committee. He was on the 1-75
Corridor Landscape Committee and the City of
Alachua Rt. 441 Highway Beautification
Committee. He served on the commission
during the latest Comprehensive Land Plan
revisions and adoption of the latest Land
Development Regulations.
Gib Coerper has the experience and the
passion to guide the City as 'it continues to
manage and balance the growth that is inevitable
in Florida. New citizens who want the small
town advantages continue to move here. With
escalating gasoline prices we need to continue to
develop Alachua into a self, sustaining place to
live. The fewer trips we have to make to
Gainesville to get essential products and
services the better.
If you are happy with where you live and the
progress the City has made, it is important to
keep Gib Coerper in office. I encourage you to
vote on April 8, 2008 to return Gib to the
Alachua City Commission.
Hugh Calderwood
Alachua, FL

Knowing Gib Coerper as I do, I can testify as
to the high principles and values that he has
brought to public office. He is one of those
politicians who wants to serve and not to be
served. All of Alachua County can be proud of
the City of Alachua and the good government
that is steering inevitable growth there. I
therefore highly recommend Gib Coerper.
Bill Pepper
Gainesville, FL

I have known Gib Coerper since high school.
We were in clubs and organizations together
while in school. I got to know his parents, they
wanted Gib and Doris, (his sister) to have their
friends come over to their house to play and
hang out. That way his parents got to know all of
their friends and what kind of people they were.
Gib's father was'a police officer with West
Palm Beach Police Department. He moved up
through the ranks and retired as Major with the
department.
Mr. Coerper instilled in Gib the same work
ethics he grew up with. Hard work, be truthful
and honest, fair to everyone and all people are
equal.
As you probably already know, Gib retired
from the phone company where he has many


friends. In my opinion, Gib makes an excellent
mayor. He is dedicated to making Alachua the
finest town in Florida. The people of Alachua
are lucky to have such a tireless worker, and
promoter of their town. Gib Coerper is one of
the finest people I know.
Donald R. Webb
Greenacres, FL

Patricia Lee, Candidate
I am tabling a long letter to the editor epistle
explaining my Alachua City Commission
candidacy to talk about unity; the heart of my
candidacy.
Once they realized I am a serious candidate
with strong support, some proponents of my
esteemed opponent launched an alarmist
campaign by telling people I am a
member/puppet of a notorious Alachua group.
This inspires division not unity; my reason one
for running a United Alachua that sta s
mindful of democratic principles and
responsiveness to all citizens. I learned early in
my Christian life and from history that a house
divided will surely fall.
All I know about the accused group is what I
read in the newspaper. I recently learned three
people I know and respect are affiliates. Like
most, they are good concerned citizens, not the
boogey man the organization is painted to be.
While not commonly known, some Alachua
leaders inspire a trend of divisiveness that taints
relations with the state, neighboring cities, and
others within the city. This blemishes the "Good
Life Community" and creates, a fault line that
can quickly undo our great progress.
I am a member of a group who probably
endures more false' accusations than any other
race of people. My ancestors were brought in
chains, spent centuries building this country, and
centuries fighting for the dignity and freedom
we now enjoy. Along with whites who helped,
we endured formidable obstacles to get us to this
place of liberty and freedom of speech; having
abandoned homelands to accomplish this. I will
not disrespect this legacy by being prejudicial
against people whose politics are different from
mine and/or they dare to question the status quo.
I judge people "by the content of their
character" not by the color of their skin, their
politics, or organizations they choose to join.
Prejudice is ugly and I am offended a form of
it is employed in our local political race and our
dealings with others. It undermines cooperation
that ensures good relations and an informed
democracy. I am for change to a united Alachua,
how about you?
Pat Lee
Alachua City Commission
Candidate, Seat 3
Alachua, FL


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ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY LOCAL NEWS THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008 A7


MILL CREEK: _
Continued from page Al

Part of Skiles film shot at sink


Environmental Action Group. Other
interested individuals and members of
the local cave diving club which owns
the property participated as well.
Considered by many to be among
Mother Nature's crown jewels, the
sink and creek were littered with
anything but riches. In about three
hours, the dozens who volunteered
plucked trash from the area
surrounding the sinkhole, finding not
only household trash but 27 tires, a
dishwasher and a microwave as well.
Some of the trash was located at the
end of a remote a drive which connects


NEWBERRY: G
Continued fom page A 1
group hopes to create a
sustainable built
neighborhood in a neo-
traditional style in
Newberry, Daly said.
The proposed
community's design would
feature a major community
park as its focal point. The
park would provide ball,
fields, basketball courts, a
playground and a
community center.
In addition, the


to the Mill Creek area north of town.
By noon volunteers had filled a
construction and debris-sized
dumpster with the trash, not including
the pile of tires which were found
strewn about the creek.
Volunteers were treated to lunch
compliments of Karst Environmental
Services.
The sink is rarely accessible to the
public because it is owned by the cave
diving group according to Current
Problems, Inc. Executive Director
Fritzi Olson.
Mill Creek Sink was the site of a


film produced by renowned local cave
diver Wes Skiles several years ago and
was also the center of attention during
the Suwannee River Water
Management District's permit hearings
for a nearby Wal-Mart super center
which has not yet been constructed.
Olson says the cleanup was
important because, "Anything that
goes down that sink ends up in our
groundwater and heads for Hornsby
Spring."
# # #


ity rezoned land as possible school site


community would be
subdivided into five
neighborhoods with single
family homes, town homes
and garden apartments.
The proposed area would
have gridded streets, bike
trails and school bus stops,
Daly said.
The design group has'
also proposed donating
63.45 acres of the property
to the Alachua County
School Board and City. of


Newberry for public use.
The City Commission
passed a rezoning ordinance
on Monday that will allow
the School Board to
construct a school on the
land.
Daly has met with the
school board attorney and
"building a school is
definitely in the works," he
said.
However, there is no
guarantee that the School
Board will use the land to
build a new school, Mayor
John Glanzer said.
There is also a possibility
that the School Board can
sell the land that is donated


to them and use the money
to buy land in another area,
city resident Susan Andes
said.
But only the School
Board can make that
decision, Glanzer added.
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The City of Alachua is accepting applications for
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body to the Alachua City Commission on the CDBG
Program. It is a seven-member committee and meets at
least quarterly at City Hall. Applicants must reside in
the City of Alachua and meet certain membership
requirements. The City Commission will make two
staggered term appointments no later than April 30,
2008.

Applications may be obtained in person at City Hall,
15100 NW 142nd Terrace, Monday through Friday,
between the hours of 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM. For
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The City is using three polling places for the 2008 election.
IMPORTANT: These polling places might be different from the
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If you are assigned to Alachua County Precinct 3,
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13815 U.S. Highway 441 or
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you will vote at:
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..... (: Patricia "Pat" Lee .


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An election is called for Tuesday, April 8, 2008, for the purpose of filling Seat Number 3 on the Alachua
City Commission;
The successful candidate shall serve a three-year term, ending in April of 2011:
The polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the City Recreation Center, Plantation Oaks at Turkey
Creek, and the Fire Station;
The names of the inspectors and clerks are as follows: Delores Wheeler, Merlene Holmes, J.R.
Cannady, Elaine Green, Thelma Welch, Ella Thomas, DeeDee McClain, Thelma Hammon, Ron Tristani,
Sam Ulbing, Pam Schutzler. Burt Wetherington, Debra Davis, and Karen Williams.
This information and the names of inspectors and clerks to serve at each location shall be published in
an informational advertisement in a newspaper of general circulation for four weeks prior to the election.
Hereby witness my signature and the seal of the City ofAlachua this th day of February 2008.

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A8 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY LOCAL NEWS THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008


ELECTION:
Continued from page A 1


Voters head to polls on April 8


Lee said.
Coerper echoed the comments made by
Lee.
"I'm committed to talking about
issues," he said. "I can't help what other
people say or do, but I'm going to keep the
race positive."
Questions were raised following an
email sent out by Lee to the Gainesville
Black Caucus on March 3.
"I am writing to ask your support in
encouraging the party and (the Black
Caucus) to assist as I strive to help make
history in Alachua," Lee wrote in
the e-mail.
Lee mentioned that Alachua will O
have a majority black commission
for the first time as well as two black
females seated for the first time if
she wins the election.
But some voters said Lee should
not mention race, because it is not a
relevant reason to run for a city
commission seat.
"She's not telling us what she's -
going to do for the city," said
Theresa Kenyan. "She's only telling
us she wants to be a commissioner
just because she's black, and race
has nothing to do with it at all."
Lee said the only reason she


mentioned race was because the Black
Caucus is a group dedicated to advancing
the causes of black people, and she felt they
would be interested to know the
information.
But when pressed about representation
of Alachua's black population, Lee said,
"The black people are going to be taken
care of no matter what."
Controversy is sure to ensue before the
April 8 election, but Coerper and Lee both
urge voters to ask them directly about
questions.


"I'm not going there," Lee said. "I'm
about unity. If they wanted to fix the
problems, they would have called me and
we could have discussed it. But right now
they are doing what they always do."
Coerper meanwhile said he is only
interested in discussing issues relevant to
Alachua's interests and not playing word
games with voters.
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Now that spring has arrived, have an attractive lawn and also
many of us will be spending time reduce the potential for criminal
outside working in the yard. While activity.
landscaping and plant growth can Ground cover plants,
contribute to the aesthetics of a including perennial and annual
private residence, multi-resident plants, can be used within six feet
unit, private business, or of the edge of walkways and play
government building, they can areas. The height of these plants
also provide hiding places for should not exceed two feet at
persons with criminal intent By maturity. Plants with thin stalks
choosing suitable plants and that are taller than two feet can be
used if they still allow visual
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surveillance of the area. illumination will not be blocked at 1 "
Shrubs should be used night
between six and twelve feet from Barrier plants have thorns or
the edge of walkways requiring needles and a dense structure.
visual surveillance. Their height They should be used below and to
should not exceed three feet at the sides of windows and next to
maturity. If they are taller, they fences and walls where access is
should have thin stalks to allow for not needed or desired. $ g
visual surveillance. With the appropriate plants
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Anthony
Lorenzo
Woody
Black Male,
01/08/1968
5'10", 160 Ibs
Black hair,
Brown Eyes
Currently
wanted for:
.Assault on an
Officer/Firefighter,
Resisting with out
Violence, Civil Order
- Child Support,
Driving with a
Suspended License


Ebony
Lee
Colona
Black Female,
12/08/1985
5', 200 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Felony Battery
by Strangulation


Harvey
Jamar
Davenport
Black Male,
11/15/1973
5'8", 180 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Possession of
Cocaine,
Possession of
Marijuana


Emmanuel
Markus
Glaser
Black Male,
07/10/1987
5'9", 150 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Felony Larceny


Stephaneik
Lewis
Black Female,
12/28/1987
5'03"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Worthless
checks (multiple
counts)


Garrett Lavell
Phillips
Black Male,
02/01/1987
6'1", 180 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Robbery with a
Firearm VOP 2
Counts


James P.
Bruner
White Male,
10/7/67
6'2"
Brown Hair,
Blue Eyes

Currently,
wanted for:
Civil Order of
Arrest,
Worthless
Checks (X's 3)


Betty Jean
Morris
Black Female,
11/03/1960
5'8", 200 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery, Larceny,
Fraud-Worthless
Checks


Orlando
Verdugo
Hispanic Male,
7/26/1982
5'04"
Brown Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery,
Conditional
release violator


Ronnie Biglow
White Male,
09/27/1986
5'09"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Aggravated
assault


Alfred L.
Chatmon
Black Male,
6/28/63
5'08"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Possession of
Cocaine, Sale of
Cocaine


Pedro Saade-
Flores
Hispanic Male,
11/9/1986
5'08"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery.


Robert W. Lee
White Male,
11/29/64
6'00"
Brown Hair,
Blue Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Theft, Fraud,
Driving while
license
suspended,
Public Order
Crimes


Richard A.
Cooper
Black Male,
12/31/79
5'06"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Resisting Officer
W/O Violence


Renita L.
Robinson
Black Female,
11/28/73
5'06"
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Possession of
Cocaine,
Possession of
Controlled
Substance W/O
Prescription


Charles B.
Cason
White Male,
6/17/86
5'10"
Brown Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Fraud, Grand
Theft


Review the pictures above. If you know the
location of any of these wanted individuals, please
contact the Combined Communications Center at
352-955-1818 or remain anonymous by calling
Crime Stoppers at 352-372-STOP.
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One Hundred and One Dalmations


Platinum DVD Edition


By KEES BOER
Today Entertainment Writer
The 1961 Disney Classic
"One Hundred and One
Dalmatians" was released on a
two-disk DVD set on March 4.
It is truly, is a classic Disney
film and it would make a'great
edition to any video library.
It's, a great story based on
the 'classic book by Dodie
Smith that takes place in
London and Sussex county.
Roger Dearly is a bachelor
and a music composer, who
lives in a flat in London with
his Dalmatian Pongo. Pongo
enjoys living with his master,
but he really would like Roger
to get married, so he studies
the ladies that walk by with
their pets to look for a good
match. When he sees Anita
and her female Dalmatian,
Perdy, he's convinced that
Anita is the best match for his
master, and marriage soon


follows. And it's not long
before Perdy gives birth to 15
Dalmatian puppies.
Cruella de Vil wants to buy
the puppies for the purpose of
turning their fur into a lavish
fur coat. When Roger and
Anita won't sell, Cruella
promises revenge.
When the puppies are
stolen, Pongo and Perdy not
only find out where the
youngsters are hidden, but
.they also discover that Cruella
has their 15 puppies with
another 84 Dalmatian puppies
imprisoned in a building in
Sussex. The rest of the movie
shows how the 101
Dalmatians escape from
Cruella's power back to Roger
and Anita.
It's a good family film,
although some of the younger
children might find Cruella de
Vil a bit scary, but outside of
that it's a great film for the
whole family to enjoy.


The DVD set comes
packed with extras, including a
music video by Selena Gomez
performing the film's theme
song. It seems like so many of
the young Disney Channel
stars have gone on and
launched successful music
careers, Hilary Duff and Miley
Cyrus being current examples.
The second disk includes a
featurette wit4 the actual
correspondence that took place
between the writer Dodie
Smith and Walt Disney.
All in all, this is a great
DVDset to own and is well
worth the money. It's available
for a limited time only, before
it goes back into the vault.
Once there it might be easier to
free 101 Dalmatians yourself
then wait till it gets released
again.

Editor's Note: Todaj
Entertainment Writer Kees
Boer is committed to


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Compassion International, an
organization that helps
children in developing
countries through education,
health services and spiritual
guidance. This week, Kees
dedicates his article to Meliza
Lazaro, a child he corresponds
with through Compassion
International.
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are partnering to bring you "A Place at the Table." The purpose of
this campaign is to get young people reading. Alachua County
Today will publish an eight-chapter serialized short story, "A Place
at the Table" as part of our Newspapers in Education program.
The newspapers will be sent home with the students after the
project for the week is completed so that parents can share the
stories with their children.


CHAPTER


A Libb% and the other children got off the train.
Mr Graham gathered ihem aniund him He told them tI,
button their coal and c,-er their ears because the cold \oind
could make them sick
Then. t o L b t)o. the\ iained up the street behind
Mr Gr.1Lhmli His a. si.s tant. lMis Jones. I'ollo ed the little
parade of orphans
Libb, walked beside Heidi Bak Heidi% Ias onl\ s]\
ears old. She had been boni in German. and could barel\
speak Englhsh. L.i t summer %%hen her parents died. Heidi
%was placed in the orphanage
As the children A.ilked along the .tieet. Libbk looked
for J chur Lh. She had heard that tli orplians werc u:sull\
taken to .1 church \%here Ifanitlies could look lthenim oer.
Tonight, Libb\ \\nnited some lami:'it- look liei oer and
i:tke ie hIonme She didn't \i h lor ,i Ianc\ ho'me an\
home would d dr,
After the lihad v.alked ito blocks. the children stopped
in front of a big building Mr Graham t'ild them to v.ait
outside l Nli J. iie' while e he eni in ide LibbIi -'oked
up .iat sign on the building I he sin ajid. I heated "
\\ hen Mr Graham returned, he told the children the\
had to '.m ut a e mitrec minutes. He _aid a s ,w \ias go 'ing
on in the theater and tihe\ couldn't .' iIn until t ,i ,\ er
Nlss Jones iand Nir Grahamn mnioed the children together in
a lirtle huddle in protect them Irom the cold night air FIen
though the mind \'\as cold. Libb', felt \\arm inside because she
just kne" she \%ould.l soon find a lamilr,
\\lien the\ %ere linallI allowed inside the thealei. l.ibb\
:ird the othele children \,eje led down a. bNg \ide .isle in ihe
ceritei o the building The children \%ere told to 'Aa\lk str.iighl
doin r, ile iisle and not stare at people I.ibbh, desperately \\anied
ito look around it see if she could trind iusq the rrilt tamiil\ toi her
4\ she walked d doiin tile bright ted ,arpet. L.ihb\ could hle.ir
people talking :ibiuti the orphans.
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Cherith Davenport (L)helping fourth grader Jordan Davis
participate in hands-on learning activities.


Special to Alachua County Today
For Cherith Davenport's
students, learning often means
getting their hands dirty.
Hands-on activities are an
important part of the curriculum in
Davenport's magnet science classes
at Archer Community School. A
typical lesson may involve churning
butter or making 'Gak,' a gooey
substance that teaches them about
polymers. Recently the students
have been planting both indoor and
outdoor gardens with vegetables and
herbs to learn about plant growth,
hydroponics and other related topics.
Davenport says such activities
help kids recognize what she calls
the 'wow factor' of science.
"Just sitting and reading a book
about science is just not nearly as
effective because there's so much
more you can do," she said. "Kids
are natural scientists. They want to
get in there and see all this cool stuff
and solve problems."
"We're not just reading stuff,"
said fourth-grader Jordan Davis.
"We actually get to do things and see
things."
'The projects are so much fun,"
agreed classmate Jacob Whann.
"You learn better because you
actually get to feel what you're
talking about"
Davenport's ability to turn kids
on to science has now earned her
statewide recognition. She was
recently named both the elementary
and the overall winner of the
Excellence in Teaching Awards by
Florida Agriculture in the
Classroom, Inc., which recognizes
outstanding teaching in the area of
agriculture.


High Springs Community
School teacher Brent Douglas has
also been recognized by the
organization. He was chosen as the
winner of this year's Middle School
Agriscience Teacher Award. Both
Davenport and Douglas will be
honored at the organization's state
meeting in mid-June and will
receive an all-expenses-paid trip to
the National Agriculture in the
Classroom Conference in Costa
Mesa, Califomia later that month. As
the overall Florida winner,
Davenport is also eligible for
national honors.
"This awards program give us
an opportunity to recognize those
teachers who make the extra effort to
teach their students about
agriculture, and both Cherith and
Brent are fine examples ofthat," said
Lisa Gaskalla, Executive Director of
Florida Agriculture in the
Classroom.
Davenport says she was
surprised by the recognition.
"When you come to work every
day and you're doing what you love
and what you think the children
need, you just don't think about
being recognized for it" she said.
Davenport says one of her
primary missions is to teach students
about the important role they can
play in preserving the environment
"I tell kids each year that this is
their generation," she said. "Their
generation will have to come up
with the ideas and incentives and
marketing to get people to raise their
own vegetables and use alternative
fuels to protect the world they're
going live in."


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ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY RELIGION THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008


Join us at these

'local events
*Mt. Horeb Baptist Church is holding a Gospel Sing
featuringthe Yeomans from Georgia on March 29 at 7 p.m.
The church is located on CR 340, one mile west of Hwy. 47
in Gilchrist County. Please bring a covered dish to share.
Everyone is welcome. We will have a great time worshipping
the Lord.
mAre you driven? Driven 4 God is a one day co-ed sporting
event for youth grades 5-8 on March 29 at First United
Methodist of High Springs. Compete in football, basketball,
baseball, and soccer and win great prizes including a $30 visa
gift card! Inflatable games, food, prizes and more! Parents are
welcome to stay and even compete in a parents vs. kids
competition! Registration is only $4. For more information
contact Holly Erskine at 352-472-1868 or through email at
driven4god@gmail.com. Check us out on the web at
,www.myspace.com/driven4god.
*The Santa Fe Hills Church of Christ invites you to be their
guest for a series of Gospel Meetings. The theme of these
Bible Studies is What Does the Future Hold for the Lord's
Church. The studies begin on April 6 and end on April 11. On
Sunday, April 6, Bible study begins at 10 a.m., morning
assembly at 11 a.m., and evening assembly at 6 p.m. The
Gospel Meetings will be led by Dennis L. Reed, Evangelist.
The Church of Christ is located at 16313 NW US Hwy
441, Alachua. The Church of Christ wants you to know "You
Always Have a Warm Welcome in All Our Services."
*First United Methodist Church of High Springs is
having their annual Flea Market on Saturday, April 12
from 8-2 on the church grounds at 17405 NW US Hwy 441.
Vendor spaces are available for $15 per 15'x 20' space.
Reservations may be made by visiting or calling the church at
386 454-1255, Monday through Thursday from 8-1, or call
Ann Marie Smith at 386-454-5640. There will also be a
Rummage Sale and Bake Sale, and concessions will be
available throughout the day. All money raised will be used
for local and international mission projects.
"New Ministry offers Spiritual Work-Outs! Morning
praise and reflections shared while working-out. Exercise
your mind and nurture the spirit through movements that
strengthen your body. Membership to this club is open to all
shapes, sizes, and denominations, especially those who love to
improvise and are often divinely inspired. Visit
feelbetter.gaia.com for more details and sign-up information.
We meet at the Alachua Recreation Center every weekday
morning for a 30 minute work-out. Warm-up starts at
7:45a.m.
iFoundation Chapel Church of God by Faith is proud to
serve the community as a host site for food distribution by
The Gainesville Harvest. You are welcome to come every
Thursday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. The church is located at
13220 NW 150 Avenue, Alachua. The phone is 386-462-
2549. Elder Willie J. McKnight, Sr., Pastor
"Hare Krishna Temple Free feast every Sunday at 4 p.m.
The Temple is located three miles north of Alachua on State
Road 235.


The Sunday next before Easter


Special to Alachua County Today
Christians celebrate Palm Sunday the week
before Easter and it is also the beginning of Holy
Week. Denominations that follow a liturgical
calendar, usually read the Gospel of Saint Matthew
27:1, f.f. during their service that day. But nowhere
in that passage of Scripture, is anything mentioned
about palm frohds being waved or Jesus'
triumphant entry into Jerusalem. It seems to teach
just the opposite about this day-that it is a day of
defeat instead of victory. How are we to understand
this difficult variation of the Scripture and Church
year? '
We find Christ's triumphal ride into Jerusalem
in Saint Matthew chapter 21, but this Scripture is
read on the First Sunday inAdvent. So, why would
it be in the Advent season instead of on the Sunday
which is "commonly called Palm Sunday"?
The Fathers of our Church had a very good
reason for placing it at this spot in the calendar and
wanted us to understand it when we gather to pray
worship and study God's Word. It was placed in th
Advent season readings because it signifies Christ a
Kings coming to His Holy City to cleanse the
Temple, to throw out the evil-doers, and
establish His Kingdom. When looked at in that
way, we can see the obvious Advent theme of
our King coming in judgment.
But in those passages, even though the
people are exclaiming that Christ is the Blessed
King, coming in the name of the Lord, the
hollowness of their devotion isn't hidden from
Him. In just a few days, these same people
who welcomed Him are g6ing to betray Him
and choose Barabbas to be the one freed from
death on the cross.
So what is the proper theme for a Sunday
"commonly called Palm Sunday"? We find
that Christians should not be concentrating on
the idea of Triumph as much as we should be 1
examining our hearts before we enter into Holy |
Week in preparation for Easter. We are to
search our mind and soul and acknowledge
that we are like those who waved Palm fronds
and shouted Hosanna, and that we have chosen I
to make Christ our King-as long as He fulfills
what we expect of Him and think that a King
should be.
Israel wanted political deliverance; they
wanted a warrior King to defeat the pagan
Romans that were ruling over them and if
Christ was that kind of a King, they would
stand with Him. But as we know, Jesus
entered Jerusalem to die and not to overthrow
the Romans, so the people turned on Him and


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chose a revolutionary
named Barabbas, who,
Saint Mark tells us, had
already committed
murder 'in an attempt to
overthrow the Roman
rulers. Maybe they
thought if they chose
Barabbas, he might be
able to fulfill their
expectations of a deliverer
from the Romans.
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approach our
commitment to Faitj? Do
we affirm it with a sure
voice and unwavering
conviction ...until it
doesn't live up to our
expectations? Do we pray


fervently and with Faith ...until the answer to our
prayers is slow in coming (or it is fulfilled in a way
we hadn't expected?) Do we then strike out in anger


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against the God that is slow or unwilling to serve our
cause? We would do better to spend time in self-
examination to try and improve our spiritual courage,
to stand with Christ and be faithful to Him until He
returns to establish the City of God on Earth.
In 1549, Archbishop Thomas Cranmer, in the
first Book of Common Prayer, correctly gave the
Sunday before Easter a label that reminds us of
Christ's Passion rather than victory. He titled it
simply, the Sunday Next before Easter, to remind us
that there cannot be new life on Easter without that
timeless affirmation that: Christ suffered under
Pontius Pilate, was Crucified, Dead, and Bwuied!
We live under the shadow of the cross the week
before Easter, not in the splendor of a Heavenly
throne room where our Risen King reigns victorious.
Yes, He is the reigning King, but we must understand
the meaning of His sacrifice before we can embrace
the joy of His Resurrection. That is what Holy Week
is about, the beginning of our journey into
understanding what a precious gift God has given us
in His Son, Jesus Christ
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The Heartland Community Places of Worship


Alachua church of Christ
14505 NW 145th Avenue
Sunday Bible Classes 9:30 a.m.
Assembly at 10:30 a.m.
Evening Service 6 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Class 7 p.m.
Ministers: Gene Burgett & Lany Pahman
(386) 462-3326

c8hrstian fe Fellowship
Assembly of God
Contemporary Worship/Ministry All Ages
Sunday: SS 9:30 a.m/Worship 10:30 a.m.
Wed. 7 p.m./Children/Youth/Adults
19817 W. Newberry Rd. (4 mi. E. of
Newberry, 4 mi. W. of Jonesville)
(352) 472-5433
www.clfbest.org


C Fellowship
E Church

Contemporary Praise & Worship
Bible Study at 9:30 a.m.
Worship at 10:45 a.m.
16916 NW US Hwy441, High Springs
386-454-1700 www.FellowshipOnline.org


.. SaII aainta Inglfitan CIturrci
I A parish of the Christian Episcopal Church
Where worship is our central act
Where the apostolic tradition is upheld
Where we kneel to pray
Where worshipful music is the standard
Where traditional liturgy is the norm
Where the Holy Scriptures
are proclaimed
Where a prayerful and quiet
atmosphere is provided
Where traditional values are taught
* Where we seek to proclaim a risen
Savior in our daily life and work
Come Join Us
Bible Study 9:30 a.m. Sunday 10:30 a.m.
and other special services as announced.
8100 SW Archer Road (Shrine Club)
(352) 317-5757 www.AllsaintsXnEC.org


First United Methodist


First United Methodist
Church ofAlachua
14805 NW 140th Street 462-2443
Rev. Rob Atchley, Pastor
Jeff Van Valey, Youth & Children's Minister
Worship, 8:30 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Sunday School 9:45 a.m.
Sunday Youth Events, 4:30 p.m.
www.gbgm-umc.org/alachuafumc


First United Methodist Church
Hwy 441 S., High Springs
Sunday School: 10 a.m.,
Contemporary Worship: 8:45 a.m.,
Traditional Worship: 11 a.m.,
Youth Fellowship: 5p.m.
Wed. Youth Fellowship 6:45 p.m.
Church offers transportation to & from services.
Youth/Childrens Director: Holly Erskine
Gary Eldred, Pastor (386) 454-1255


Foundation Chapel Church
of God by Faith
Sunday: Sunday School 10 p.m.; Mid-Day
Worship 11:30 am.; Children's Church 6 p.m.;
Evening Worship 6 p.m.; Thesday: YSB 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Outreach Fellowship Dinner 6
p.m.; General Prayer Service 7:30 p.m.
13220 NW 150thAvenue, Alachua
Pastor Willie J. McKnight, Sr. 462-2549


Grace Community Church (PCA)
ANewChurch in WestemAlachua County
Pastor Ty Keys
New Location: 25705 SW 15 Avenue
in Newberry Elementary School Cafeteria
(352)472-9500
Worship: Sunday 9 a.m Nursery provided
For info go to www.gracecommunityPCA.org
Reaching Out with the Love of Christ by Lifting Up
the Name of Christ-Come hear the Doctrines of Grace

Legac[ baptist Church
SSundavy Sen ices at The Alachua Women's
Club, 255 S. Main St., Alachua
Children's Sunday School 9:30 am
Church Service 10:30 am
Family Bible Study 6:30 pin
Pastor Jolhn Jemigan (386) 454-5529
www.legacybaptistchurch.org

North Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
25330 NW CR239 (1/4 mi north of.CR236)
(386)462-3317 edwin3441@cox.net
Rev. Edwin A. Gardner, Pastor
Sun. Breakfast 9:30 a.m.; Sun. School 9:45 a.m.;
Worship 10:45 a-m.; Spanish Sunday School 2:30
p.m.; Spanish worship 3:30 p.m.; Spanish Supper
4:30 p.m.; Choir Rehearsal 5 p.m.; Evening Service
6 p.m.; Weds. Bible Study 7 p.m.
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St. Bartholomew's
Episcopal Church
Anglican Tradition
Sunday Services at 10 a.m.
105 NW 2nd St. (next door
to High,Springs City Hall)
Father David Kidd
(386) 454-9812


Living Hope in Christ
Outreach Ministries
615 Martin Luther King Boulevard
High Springs
Hour of Power Sunday 9 a.m.,
Sunday School 10 a.m.,
Morning Worship 11 a.m.;
1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays
Evening Services 4 p.m.;
Prayer Meeting Tuesday 7:30 p.m.;
Bible Study Thursday 10 a.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Street Ministry every 4th Saturday
10 a.m. Location to be announced,
E-mail: Livinghopeinchristom@yahoo.com
Pastor Larry Cannady, Sr.
(386) 454-4169 Fax (386) 454-3569
"Eliminating All Excuses
for Coming to Christ"

St. John's United
Methodist Church
Open Arms, Loving Hearts
S & Helping Hands.
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Sunday Service: 11 a.m.
On CR 239 about 1/4 mile north
of NW CR 236 in Alachua
WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT 386-4628454
Pastor: Mike Lee


Miracle Restoration &
Deliverance Center A
House of Prayer ,
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Thria NoIi OYi I 1 on


11901 Si Douglas Sirel. High springs,
Pastor Emma 1. Thomas 3864544145 P

PASSAGE
S Family Church
TR' achi g jroplel' Vwher' thi'i' an"
: 2020 NE 15 St -reetC
S (Gainesv ille
Lady Michele Dix (352) 336-8686


I ,xwwwpassageministries.org


/ J_ Service Times
/ I Sunday 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
J M Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
FAMI L H U R C Youth Service Wed. 7:30 p.m.
Senior Pastors: Edwin & Angela Anderson
a P lC i ',th of 386-454-1563
S or4d. www.impactfamilychurch.com
G01 16710 NW US 441 Between High Springs & Alachua

New Oak Grove Baptist Church New St. Mary Missionary
Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship.11 a.m., Baptist Church
Evening Service 6 p.m. 13800 NE 158th Avenue, Alachua 32616
Wednesday Fellowship Meal 6 p.m. Rev. Daniel H. McNish, Pastor
Prayer Mtg/Bible Study 7 p.m. Phone & FAX (384) 462-7129
RAs, GAs & Students 7 p.m. Services: Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
Nursery Pr ded Moming Worship 11 a.m.-lst, 2nd, 3rd Sunday
Nursery Provided Quarterly 11 a.m. 4th Sun. Birthday Rally
Terry Elixson, Jr., Pastor Service; Tuesday Evening 7 p.m. Prayer
386-462-3390 18105 NW 262 Avenue Meeting & Bible Study

Services
Sunday: 11:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
of Iift Children's Church 11:30 a.m.
Assembly 0^fedWednesday:
msembly of God Adult & Children Bible Study 7 p.m.
Located at 14200 NW 148th Place Consumed Youth Service 7 p.m.
Downtown Alachua Nursery provided for all services.
www.riveroflifeassembly.org Pastor Greg Evans 352-870-7288


St. Luke A.M.E. Church
Wednesday- 7:00 P.M. Family Study
Sunday Services 9:45 a.m. Church School
11 a.m. Morning Worship
Rev. James R. Watkins, Pastor
Theme: Knowing and Growing"
14950 Maitin Luther King Blvd/Hwy 441
386.462.2732(church) 386.462.4396 (Fax)
stlukeamechurch@alltel.net


St. Madeleine Catholic Church
Mass Schedule: Saturday Vigil 5 p.m.,
Sunday 7:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.,
Tuesday 7 p.m., Weekdays Mon, Wed
and Fri 8:30 a.m. No Mass Thursday.
Confession: Saturday 45 min. prior to
Mass or anytime on request
3210 N.E. Santa Fe Boulevard
(U.S. Hwy. 441), High Springs
_- (386) 454-2358


"We know that in all things
we are more than
Conquerors. We are
Champions." Romans 8:37


Visit us at Sidney Lanier School, located at 312 NW 16Ave. (Near Burger King, Comer of Main & 16th Ave.)
* Congregational Prayer: 10 a.m. Praise & Worship: 10:30 a.m. Morning Service: 11 a.m.
Children's Church: 11 a.m. Bible Study: Wed Evening 7 p.m.
Bible Study location announced Sunday For information call: (352) 318-2208


CHRISTIAN FAMILY WORSHIP
CENTER AND BIBLE COLLEGE
Dr. Lloyd S. Williams, Pastor & Founder
220 NE First Avenue, P.O. Box 2187
High Springs, FL 32655
Church: (386) 454-2367 Home: (386) 454-8251
Cell: (386) 344-0058


Corinth Baptist Church
5577 NW 290 Street, Newberry
Pastor Henry M. Rodgers
(352) 472-7770 or (352) 495-2510
Sunday: Sunday School 10 a.m., Morning
Worship 11a.m., Evening Worship 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Pioneer Club & Dinner
(ages 3 to high school) 6:30 p.m.
Prayer and Bible Study 7 p.m.
Choir Practice 8:15 p.m.


FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF ALACHUA
I MPAC IG One Block east of Main Street in Alachua .
IM AC .Iaaa (386) 462-1337

Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Bible Study 10:45 a.m. Worship
Wednesday: 6 7:30 p.m. Children's Ministries, Youth Activities
and Choir Rehearsal 6:15-7:15 p.m. Mid-Week Bible Study


W First Presbyterian
Church
of Alachua
Rev. Virginia McDaniel, Pastor
14623 NW 140 Street
(386) 462-1549
Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship Service
10:30 a.m. Nursery provided.
www.firstpresalachua.org


Hare Krishna Temple
International Society for Krishna
Consciousness (ISKCON)
Founder Acarya His Divine Grace
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
3 miles north ofAlachua on State Road 235
Sunday Services 3:15-7 p.m.: Lecture,
meditation, chanting, and free vegetarian
feast. Open to the public. (386) 462-2017


HIGH SPRINGS CHURCH
OF CHRIST
520 NE Santa Fe Boulevard
Bible Classes for All Ages 9:30 a.m.
Worship 10:30 a.m.
Evening Worship 6 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Classes 7 p.m.
highspringscofc@alltel.net
Minister: Wayne Rodgers (386)454-2930


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Termites attack insulation, cutting efficiency by 75-percent


By CHUCK WOODS
Special to Alachua County Today
GAINESVILLE Termites aren't just out to eat the wood in your home.
A new University of Florida (UF) study shows the voracious insects like to
feast on your home's insulation, too making it nearly 75-percent less
effective.
In tests measuring how termites damage the thermal properties or
insulation in homes and other buildings, three types ofwidely used construction
materials 2-by-4 boards, five-ply plywood and foam board insulation were
exposed to the pest for eight weeks by entomologists at UF's Institute of Food
and Agricultural Sciences.
"All three building construction materials were damaged by termites, but
the pest caused more damage to insulation than to either the wooden 2-by-4 or
plywood samples," said Phil Koehler, an entomology professor who
supervised the study by graduate student Cynthia Tucker and research associate
Roberto Pereira. Their findings will bepublished in the April issue of the
journal Sociobiology.
The thermal imaging tests, which measured heat transfer through the three
building materials, focused on
damage caused by a species of
subterranean termite, Reticulitermes
flavipes, that's well known in North
F =- A America.
Tucker, who is completing work
on her doctoral degree in entomology
-at UF's College of Agricultural and
Life Sciences, said, they were
surprised to find that rigid foam board
insulation was most heavily damaged
by termites, with 12-percent of the
material being removed by termites in
eight weeks, causing a 27-percent loss
in insulation values.


"Most types of insulation are composed of plastic that's not a source of
food for termites, but the soft texture of insulation allows termites to build
extensive tunnels and consume paper that lines the outside surface," Tucker
said. "In fact, the insulation materials are an almost ideal habitat because they
protect the pest from cold temperatures."
She said tests showed that plywood was the most resistant to heat flow, but
once termites damaged the plywood, temperature changes were significant.
After termites ate just 3.1-percent of the wood, insulation values dropped 74-
percent.
When the pest attacked 2-by-4 boards, consuming 6.7-percent of the wood
by tunneling along the fibers and within softer spring wood, there was a 35-
percent drop in insulation values. "
"Until recently, changes in the thermal properties of a structure caused by
termites especially for buildings in areas where temperature extremes require
lots of heating or air conditioning have been overlooked," Tucker said.
Termite damage has been most commonly thought of in terms of
weakening structures, making infested areas prone to collapse, she said. Water
damage is also linked to these termites because they bring moisture up from the
soil into structures.
Pereira said homeowners should make sure a high quality pre-construction
termite treatment is done and a termite-protection contract is maintained. Once
termites damage the structure, killing the pest will not correct the damage or
restore insulation properties.
D.R Sapp, president of Florida Pest Control and Chemical Co. in
Gainesville, said the research provides valuable information that many
homeowners overlook.
Insulation can be a "termite turnpike" because the foam material has a low
density and holds moisture, he said, making it easy for the pests to quickly
tunnel through buildings and attack wood.
"Homeowners always are concerned about anything that can affect the
value of their homes, especially now when there is a downturn in the housing
market,",Sapp said.


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Comprehensive Plan Meetings


The City of High Springs will begin the review process
for the 2008 update to the High Springs
Comprehensive Plan. The first meetings will be
conducted by the Plan Board
All Citizens are invited to participate.



The first Plan Board meeting will be held on:


Monday, March 3 Ist. from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm




This meeting will all be held at the
Commission Chambers, located on the
second floor of City Hall, and will be in
addition to the regularly scheduled
Plan Board meetings



For questions about these meetings, please contact the
Department of Planning Development & Codes

Phone: 386-454-1416 Ext. 230
Email: cpopoli@highsprings.com
Website: http://city.highsprings.com


Special to Alachua County Today
Cynthia Tucker, left, a UF graduate student majoring in
entomology, and Roberto Pereira, a UF research associate, use a
thermal imaging camera to measure heat transfer through
building materials damaged by termites. All three building
materials were damaged by termites, but the pest caused more
thermal damage to insulation than to wooden 2x4 or plywood
samples. Materials damaged by termites were shown to be less
energy efficient, resulting in higher heating and cooling bills. (AP
photolUniversity of FloridallFAS/Thomas Wright)


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ADC Self Storage, in
accordance with the Florida
Self Storage Act, hereby
notifies that the following units
are scheduled for public
auction, or other disposal, on
Monday, April 14, 2008 at
10:00 A.M. The Auction, or
other disposal, will be held at
ADC Self Storage, 13701 NW
US Hwy 441, Alachua, Florida
32616

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C21 Carmen McCellon

(Published: Alachua County
Today March 27, 2008 and
April 3, 2008)


The City of High Springs is
requesting proposals for the
development of a business
plan for the High Springs
Farmers Market, with specific
focus on sustainability,
profitability, and promotion of
both community and local
farming interests.

This will involve visits to the
current market;
Two moderating of Stake-
holders / visioning meetings;
Profitability and expense
analysis;
Governance plan for person-
nel;
Exploration of sponsorship
and growth of volunteer
base;
Cohesive inclusion of the
community garden concept.


Specific requirements avail-
able at the High Springs City
Hall. Forward proposals in a
sealed envelope addressed to
"City Manager" 110 NW 1st
Avenue, High Springs, FL
32643 by 2:00 pm, Friday,
April 9, 2008.

THE CITY RESERVES THE
RIGHT TO REJECT ANY AND
ALL PROPOSALS AND
RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
ACCEPT THE PROPOSAL
THAT IS IN THE CITY'S BEST
INTEREST.

(Published: Alachua County
Today March 27, 2008)
NOTICE TO BID


The City of High Springs is
currently seeking bids for
the cleaning of 3,000 sq ft of
tile floor at the Civic Center.
The floor will need to be
stripped, polished and
waxed as needed. This is a
rental building and will need
cleaning before each rental.
Due to the wide range and
variation of times rented, the
bid should be per cleaning.
Sealed bids must be
submitted to the City
Manager's office at City Hall,
110 NW 1st Avenue, High
Springs Florida 32643, by
4:30 p.m., Friday, April 11,
2008.

THE CITY OF HIGH
SPRINGS RESERVES THE
RIGHT TO REJECT ANY OR
ALL BIDS.
(Published: Alachua County
Today March 27, 2008)


CITY OF HAWTHORNE
A Regular Meeting will be held
at 6:30 PM on April 15, 2008 at
the City Hall in Hawthorne,
Florida, 6700 SE 221st Street,
at which time the City
Commission will consider the
adoption of the following
Ordinance.

2008-09

AN ORDINANCE OF THE
CITY OF HAWTHORNE, OF
ALACHUA COUNTY,
FLORIDA, AMENDING
ARTICLE II OF CHAPTER 5
OF THE HAWTHORNE
CODE OF ORDINANCES
RELATING TO CODE
ENFORCEMENT PRO-
CEEDINGS; PROVIDING
FOR THE USE OF A
SPECIAL MAGISTRATE TO
HEAR CODE ENFORCE-
MENT PROCEEDINGS;
PROVIDING A DEFINITION
OF SPECIAL MAGISTRATE;
PROVIDING FOR THE
POWERS OF A SPECIAL
MAGISTRATE; CON-
FORMING THE BALANCE
OF ARTICLE II OF CHAPTER
5 TO ALLOW THE USE OF A
SPECIAL MAGISTRATE;
AMENDING SECTIONS 1-
191, 2-192, 2-218, 2-214, 2-
242, 2-243, 2-244, 2-245, 2-
246, 2-248 AND 2-249 OF
THE 'CODE OF ORDI-
NANCES; PROVIDING FOR
SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING
FOR CODIFICATION AND
PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE
DATE

PLEASE NOTE: Pursuant to
Section 286.015, Florida
Statutes, if a person decides to
appeal any decision made by
the City Commission with
respect to any matter
considered at such meeting,
he or she will need to ensure
that a verbatim record of the
proceeding is made, which
record includes the testimony


and evidence upon which the
appeal is to be based.
In accordance with the
American with Disabilities Act,
a person with disabilities
needing any special
accommodations to participate
in City Commission Meetings,
should contact the Office of
the City Clerk, 6700 SE 221st
Street, Hawthorne, Florida
32640, Telephone (352)481-
2432

(Published: Alachua County
Today March 27, 2008)






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FOR AN ACCOUNTS
PAYABLE CLERK

The City of Newberry, Florida
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least 3 yrs. A/P experience,


preferably in Fund Accounting.
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upon experience. Applications
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Newberry City Hall and must
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Newberry Human Resources
at 25440 West Newberry Road
(P.O. Box 369) Newberry,
Florida no later than 5:00 p.m.
on Monday March 31, 2008.
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Department G5.
First Christian Academy
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receiving resumes for the
position of School Director
BS/BA required. Classroom
experience or school
administration preferred. Must
be active Christian with
Biblical worldview towards
education. For more
information contact Dr. J.
Eddie Gandy at 386-454-1505
BODYGUARDS COUNTER
ASSAULT TEAMS Needed/
USA AND OVERSEAS $119 -
$220K year. Bodyguards $250
- $750 a day 18 or older.
(615)885-8960 ext 300
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Conduct outreach to locate &
link members. HS diploma, 2
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entry skills. Bilingual pref.
Home-based, flexible work &
exc benefits. Include email
address on resume & fax to
800-586-9951 EOE
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Customer service agents
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Paid training, flexible hours,
for more information please
call 306-880-7307
Real Estate Investors
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up. Make up to 50%. Call
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386-742-1745.
Part time Backup Cleaner
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NW US Highway 441. $7 per
hour. Must pass background
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Equipment and Benefits. Must
have 6 Mo. OTR Exp. Call for
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plus. Include email address on
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12x24 office building. $515,000 MLS#284726
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Millhopper location 3BR 2BA cul-de-sac
home. 300 ft. detached workshop. Newer plumbing &
electrical, windows, kitchen cabinets & flooring, 2nd
bath, A/C, water heater $159,000 MLS#288956
Just need 2 bedrooms and 1 bath on almost
a half acre of gorgeous lawn? One owner, well-
maintained home includes CB outbuilding and one-
car carport dose to Gainesville and 1-75. $99,900
MLS#283507
Space plus location here with 4BR 2BA
home. A separate living room & family room with a
FP, oversized kitchen, large master suite and a great
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10 acre estate! 3BR 2BA block home with metal
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wildlife and very private. Additional 10 acres also
available. $297,000 MLS#263713
You'll feel at home when you see this well-
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5 acres with small spring fed pond. Land is
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Alachua County, Rolling Hills deed restricted
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