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-,,' ,. >. The Heartland's only five star small-town newspaper This newspaper named 2007 Business of the Year - Alachua Chamber of Commerce 250


Archer commissioner faces



censure by colleagues


By JIMMY CLARITY
Today Reporter
ARCHER - The Archer
City Commission will
attempt to censure one of its
commissioners on Monday for
behavior deemed "abusive and
embarrassing."


Scott


Newberry

says 'play

ball' to

Cooperstown

Dreams park
By PATRICIA HOYOS
Today Reporter
NEWBERRY - Newberrv's
City Commission voted to mo e
forward with the Cooperstown
Dreams Park project on Monday
City Manager Keith Ashb\ said
this project' will bring a business
to the city that is en\ irortnentally
friendly and positive for c children.
City commissioner Monrt
Farnsworth said he favors the
project because it helps Ne% berry
establish itself as a cit% in fa% or of
a clean kind of reo enue.
Now that Newberry agreed on
the project, it must be approved by
the Tourism Development Council
and then the Alachua County
Commission. Dreams Park already
appears to have supporters on the
county commission.
Alachua County Commissioner
Lee Pinkoson said he has
COOPERSTOWN:
Continued on page A6


Interim City Manager Ward
Scott sent a letter to Mayor
Leann Slaughter stating that
a censure of Commissioner
Laurie Costello was in order.
In the letter dated June 9, 2009,
Scott wrote that the behavior
of .Commissioner Costello


was hindering


the success


and stability of the City's
government.
"If you do not take strong,
clear, compulsory measures
against the continuing abusive
and embarrassing behavior
of this commissioner, the
ARCHER:
Continued on page A5


The town is going to the


dogs in a good way


HSPD Sergeant Chuck Harper (L) and Police Chief James Troiano (R) introduced
the newest member ofthe department Wednesday. Aggie (center), a two-year-
old golden retriever trained to smell drugs, is the HSPD's first K-9 unit.


By HOLLY KANE
Todav Reporter
HIGH -SPRINGS - The High,
Springs Police Department introduced
Aggie, a two-year-old golden retriever
trained to sniff out drugs, Wednesday
afternoon.


Aggie was acquired and trained
with the help of local individuals and
businessmen.
"The biggest theme today is
cooperation," said High Springs Police
Chief James Troiano, standing in front
K-9 UNIT:
Continued on page A 6


Man arrested


on charges of


strangulation

By ALEX AUSTIN report.
Today Reporter Dekevi-
us D. Head,
ALACHUA - An 19, * con-
Alachua man was arrested fronted the
Friday on charges of battery victim as she
by strangulation,, false was leaving
imprisonment, criminal her home,
mischief and possession grabbed her Head
of drug paraphernalia,
according to an Alachua ARREST
Police Department (APD) * Continued on page A


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New principals at



four local schools

Mebane and Hawthorne to
see changes


By ALEX AUSTIN
Today Reporter
The Alachua County
School Board.approved the
hiring of four new principals
in the area Tuesday.
Former Mebane Middle
School Principal Veita
Jackson- Carter jumped to
Hawthorne Middle/High
School and will be replaced
by. Shane Andrews, who
formerly served as Mebane
Middle School's assistant
principal. Williams
Elementary School and
Shell Elementary School
also hired new principals.
Jackson-Carter replaced
Robert Craig, who is .
moving to the district office.
Her replacement, Shane
Andrews, settles into his


new job after seven years as
an assistant principal at both
Mebane Middle School and
Hawthorne Middle/High
School.
Andrews said that his
new duties will include
serving as a member on the
School Advisory Council
and running the School
Improvement Plan. The
biggest change will be his
expanded role as leader of
the school.
"The final say-so will be
in my lap," Andrews said.
He said he hopes to
improve reading and
math scores and help his
students grow socially and
emotionally, as well.'
PRINCIPALS:
Continued on page A8


Hawthorne Commission


welcomes new members


By JIMMY CLARITY
Today Reporter
HAWTHORNE - New
city commissioners in
.Hawthorne took part in
tradition by inviting back
,those who had previously
held their seats. Former
commissioners Michael
Rutledge, Patricia Bouie
and John Martin addressed
the Commission and its
audience, thanking them for
the time they had served. But
they also explained that they
were not finished improving
life in the city of Hawthorne.
"I remain committed
to'serving in any way that
will benefit my hometown,"
Martin said. "At this moment,
I'm not nrnning for or from
anything, and it feels good."
The evening also brought
a new face to the mayoral
seat. Deloris Roberts stepped
down as head of the City


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JIMMY CLARITY/Alachua County Today
Hawthorne's three newly elected city commissioners
took the oath of office Tuesday night before getting
down to business. All three incumbent candidates
on the Hawthorne City Commission lost their bids for
re-election. New commissioners L-R: Harry Carter,
William "Bill" Carlton and Matthew Surrency.


of Hawthorne, only to take
the commission seat of
Eleanor Randall, who was
unanimously promoted
to mayor by her' fellow


commissioners.
"I was glad to serve and I
will continue to serve to the
best of my ability," Roberts
said.


1-75 improvements nowhere in sight


By BRYAN BOUKARI
Today Reporter . - .
ALACHUA - Options that
would improve the Interstate 75
interchange at U.S. Highway 441
in Alachua may be little more
than the hopes of some people.
Although two possible alternatives
to the current interchange
arrangement have been proposed,
neither seems to be on the horizon,
according to Florida Department.
of Transportation (FDOT) Project
Manager Debrah Miller.
A study looking into the
possibility of adding a new
1-75 interchange in Alachua or
improving the existing one began in
2005 and was originally set to take
24 months to complete. Nearly four
years after the study began, Miller
.said FDOT considers it completed.
Conducted by HNTB Corporation,
the study resulted in three possible
fixes for the poorly performing
1-75 and U.S. 441 interchange.
FDOT:
Continued on page A5


AERIAL GRAPHIC courtesy of FDOT/Special to Alachua County Today
The Alachua 1-75 interchange study determined
that the impacted area shown above could best be
improved by implementing one of two alternatives
to the existing interchange with price tags of $28.4
and $37.8 million. A third alternative involves an
additional interchange at $31.1 million. Regardless
of the option, according to the Florida Department
of Transportation, there is no funding available.


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Willie Clifford "Son" Boykin
Willie Clifford "Son" Boykin passed
on Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at Parklands
Rehabilitation Nursing Center. He was 89.
He was born on June 19, 1919 to the late
Willie and Ella Bryant Boykin.
He worked for High Springs Phifer
Lumber Company.
He was preceded in death by his wife,
Anna Mae Robinson Boykin; one brother
and one sister.
Survivors include his daughter,
Shirley Dixon of Mitchville, MD; four
grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; a
host of cousins and friends:
Viewing only for Mr. Boykin will be
Saturday, June 20, 2009 at A Jerome Brown
Funeral Home 6-8 p.m.
Arrangements entrusted to A. Jerome
Brown Funeral Home, High Springs.

Clair C. Chaffin
Clair C. Chaffin, was suddenly taken
from us in Florence, South Carolina on June
8,2009.
Clair was born in
Jackson, Michigan
on January 13, 1926,
to Daniel and Lily
Chaffin.'
F Clair dropped
out of high school
as a sophomore and
enteedr the Navy. He
was a Navy corpsman


He was involved in
four offensives in the
Pacific; Roi Namur, Saipan, Tinian,,and Iwo
Jima during WWII. For his heroic, efforts
in saving many lives behind enemy lines in
Saipan, he was awarded the Silver Star..
Following the war, Clair was a general
contractor in many cities, including
Gainesville. He was also a superintendent
and managed many construction projects,
including VA hospitals and government
jobs.


Clair continued to serve h
veterans through his involve
numerous organizations such as t
Marine Association, Inc. of
was National President from 2(
During his lifetime, he was honor
associated and became friends v
military personnel, officers, and v
all branches of the armed forces.
Commander of Gator 90 Disabled
Veterans and a District Comman
Disabled American Veterans. In ad
served as a member of the follow
Post 2811 in Gainesville, Florida, t
Corps League, the Disabled
Veterans, and the American Legio
He was preceded in death by h
wife of 60 years, Muriel; his brother
Kenneth, Daniel, and David.
Survivors include his
Kathleen Dow, Mary Rhodes,
Thompson; grandchildren, Jim
Mikey, Melissa, Stacy, Robert, a
great-grandchildren, Brandon,
Tanner, Max, Cheyanne, and J
siblings, Merrill, Lily, and Frieda;
other dear family and friends.
Services will be held at ti
United Methodist Church, 4000
Avenue, Gainesville, on Monday
at 1:30 p.m. Interment will be I
Florida National Cemetery in Bus
(Exit 309 "Webster" off of 1-75) or
June 23 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family'
donations to be made to the
"Young Marines" Attn: Cary H
SW 127th Terrace, Archer, Fla.
"The Florida Sheriff's Boys Ranc
at Boys Ranch in Live Oak, Fla.
2000, Boys Ranch, FL. 32064.
Services in the care of Mila
and Cremation Services, Gainesv
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honor rolls
Special to Alachua County Today
HIGH SPRINGS -
First Christian 'Academy,
a ministry of First Baptist
Church in High Springs, has
the pleasure. of announcing
their Honor Roll for the
final nine weeks of the
2008-2009 school year.
A Honor Roll for first
grade; , Ryan Beasley,
Skyler Christopher, Junah
Rumore, Ashley Spencer.
A/B Honor Roll
for first grade: Joshua
Johnson, .Caleb Land, Niki
Wilkerson, Brice Clark.
A Honor Roll for second
grade: Ivy Emerson, Emily


Keene, Tyler Levanduski,
Kaitlyn Petteway, Andrea
Steedley, Rachael Steedley.
A/B Honor Roll for
second grade: Noah Combs,
Madeline Donnelly, Kayli
Sapp, Justin Steedley.
A Honor Roll for third
grade: Jonathan Green,
Jarod Myers, Mackenzie
Pearson, Maggie Zawoy.
A/B Honor Roll for third
grade: ,Garrett Barrelle,
Christian Benson, Will
Stephens, Trace Strickland.
A/B Honor Roll for
fourth grade:. Hunter
Johnson, Brianna Palmer-
Hooker, Lillian Sechrest.
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For ticket visit www.srrebranford.com


Peterson to host


celebrity weekend
Free youth football camps in
Jacksonville and Gainesville; Celebrity
bowling tournament scheduled
Foundation bowling shirt
Special to Alachua County Today for each player and two
JACKSONVILLE - games with the designated
Atlanta Falcons LB Mike celebrity. There are only
Peterson will host several 20 team slots available, so
events this month to raise interested teams should
awareness and funding for contact the Mike Peterson
his charitable organization, Foundation as soon as
the Mike Peterson possible to reserve their
Foundation. lanes.
On Thursday, June 25, To cap the weekend, the
Peterson will host his third Mike Peterson Foundation
annual Jacksonville Bring will host its annual Family
It Youth Football Camp at Fun Day from 5 - 8 p.m.
Raines High School. This on Saturday, June 27 at
free camp is opento boys and Skinner Field in Peterson's
girls. between the ages of 8 hometown of Alachua.
and 17, and is a non-contact This' free event is open to
camp. The coaching staff all area residents and will
consists of active and former feature family friendly
NFL players and area high activities such as, face
school coaches. Peterson painting, water dunk tank,
will also host a second free three-legged races, sack
camp on Saturday, June 27 at races and numerous more
Citizens Fieldin Gainesville. games. Dinner will also be
Camp registration for each provided.
location is limited to. the Peterson created the
first 300 registrations on a Mike Peterson Foundation
first-come, first serve basis. as a means of giving back
The registration forms, as to his hometown of Alachua
well as online registration, and his NFL hometowns of
are available at www. Jacksonville and Atlanta.
mikepeterson53.com. The Foundation's mission
Pins & Pros, a celebrity- is to support families in
bowling tournament, will be need in the community
held at Splitz in Gainesville and to stimulate the
at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 26. positive . development of
A sports or media celebrity youth through education,
will play with each four- recreation and life skills
person team, with prizes programs. To learn more
awarded to the top three about the Foundation or
teams. Team sponsorship is its events, please call 800-
just $350, which includes 717-0337 or visit www.
an exclusive Mike Peterson mikepeterson53.com.



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ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY COMMUNITY CORNER THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2009 A3


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corner


Meeting g- & Events in- the Heartlands



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.
mAlachua (City)-Meets
the 1st and 3rd Monday
of each month at 7 p.m.
at City Hall.
EAlachua 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.
EGainesville - Meets
the I st and 3rd Thursday
of each month at 1 p.m.
at City Commission
Chamber, 200 East
University Avenue.
*Hawthorne - Meets the
1st and 3rd Tuesdays 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.
mLaCrosse - Meets the
2nd Monday of each
month at 7:30 p.m. at
Town Hall.
EMicanopy - Meets the
2nd Tuesday of each
month at 7:30 p.m. at
Town Hall.
ENewberry - 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.


* Alachua County
Beekeepers Club is
accepting new members.
Anyone interested in
learning about bees
from Alachua and the
surrounding counties is
welcome to join (need not
be a beekeeper to join).
Meetings are held the third
Thursday of each month at
Dadant & Sons, 17074 NW
188 Street, High Springs.
Annual membership dues
are $10 per individual and
$15 per family. For more
information, contact Wayne
"Chappie" McChesney,
Club President 386-462-
2637 or chappiesbees@
windstream.net.
* Santa Fe High School
Class of '65 is planning a
44th Reunion on Sat., June
20th, at Poe Springs Park.
We still need help locating
some people; if you have a
friend or a relative from this
class, ask them to contact
us. Please call James
Harrison at 386-454-0577,
or. by email, sfhsl965@
windstream.net for more
info.
m Santa Fe High School
Class of 1989 is planning a
20th year reunion for July
31 and Augusi 1, 2009. For
more information, please
visit our class website at
www.sfhsclassof89.com or
call Christy Barber at 386-
462-1888.
m Vendor Opportunities
- City of Alachua July 4th
Celebration - The City of
Alachua is accepting vendor
applications for booths at
the 10th Annual July 4th
Celebration on Saturday,
July 4, 2009 from Noon
- 10 p.m. This event
attracts between 15,000-
( 20,000 visitors. This is an
opportunity to sell food,
art. crafts or promote your
organization or business.
\'endor space is filling
up quickly, so get your
application in.as soon as
possible to secure your
space. Formoreinformation
\ isit w\-xw:cityofalachua.


corn or call Adam Boukari
at 386-418-6100.
* FirstUnitedMethodist
Church of High Springs
is excited to announce
their upcoming Vacation
-Bible School " Crocodile
Dock, Where fearless kids
shine God's light" to be
held June 15-19 from 6
to 8:45 p.m. VBS is open
to kids ages three through
6th grade. You can register
online at http://www.
groupvbs.com/webtoybox/
myvbs/Firstumc. For more
information, contact Holly
Erskine at 352-472-1868.
We look forward to seeing
you there!
m Forest Grove Baptist
Church is having
Boomerang Express
*Vacation Bible School
June 14-18 at 6-9 p.m.
Dinner served each night
at 5:15 p.m. Family Night
will be June 19 at 7 p.m.
Classes available for ages
four through adults. The
church is located at 22575
NW 94 Avenue, Alachua.
Call 386-462-3921 or email
forestgrove@windstream.
net for more information.
Hop on over and join in the
fun.
* Wild hog hunt permits
available through June 30
- Hunters have from now
until June 30 to apply for
a permit to hunt wild hogs
on the Steinhatchee Springs
Wildlife Management Area
(WMA), which is located in
Lafayette, Dixie and Taylor
counties. The Suwannee
River Water, Management
District and the Florida Fish
and Wildlife Conservation
Commission are
coordinating two wild hog
hunts Feb. 26-28, 2010, and
March 5-7, 2010.
Anyone; who is
interested in the hunts may
apply for a quota permit at
any county tax collector or
license agent. Hunters can
also visit http://MyFWC.
corn to apply.
* Men and women of
God...Get ready and gather


with us "For the Glory of
His Name" conference on
June 26 at 7 p.m. and June
27 at 10 a.m. at the Alachua
Women's Club, 14565 Main
Street, Alachua.
Thorn Buchanan, a
prophetic psalmist and
founder of Sons of Thunder
Music Ministries, has the
goal of revealing the love of
the Holy Spirit for mankind
through intimate worship.
Guest speaker Dr.
Mary Jane Brewer has an
extensive ministry that
encompasses the five-fold
ministry gifts, as well as
TV production and the Arts.
She received recognition
for' her contribution to
Christian Arts around the
country.
Advance registration of
$20 per person (includes
lunch on Saturday). Cost
at the door will be $25.
Registration forms must
be received no later than
Wednesday, June 24 to take
advantage of the discount.
Registration forms are
available at Lake City
Christian Supply, 216 SW
Main Boulevard, Lake City;
New Life Bible Bookstore,
127 West Howard Street,
Live Oak; and Lady Bug
Flowers & Plants, 15419
Highway 441, Alachua.
For more information,
call 386-752-2397 , or
386-418-8881. Checks
payable to Women of God
Ministries in Christ, Inc.
and mail to: 1111 Ridge St.,
Lake City, FL 32024.
a 19th Annual Alachua
Chamber of Commerce/
Dollar General Sportsfest/
Capital City Bank
Shootout is Saturday,
June 20 at Turkey Creek
Golf & Country Club.
Entry fee is $50 for Turkey -


Creek members and $60 for
Turkey Creek nonmembers.
Entry fee includes lunch
catered by Conestogas
Restaurant. Registration
starts at 7:30 a.m.; Shotgun
start at 8:30 a.m. Scramble
and Shootout, Captain's
Choice 4-man Scramble.
Bring your own team or you
can be placed with a team.
Come out for a great time!
Call for more information
Kathy Jarvis at 386-462-
7630 or Marilyn Vanover at
386-462-5700.
* High Springs
Community Theater -
Arsenic and Old Lace, a
1940s Broadway comedy,
is being performed by the
High Springs Community


Players July 3-25.
Audiences are promised
a night of laughter and
entertainment that they
won't soon forget. Lights
will go up on the two-hour
performance at 8 p.m.
on Friday and Saturday
evenings, and a matinee
will be offered at 2 p.m.
on Sunday. The play will
run for four weeks. Patrons
may purchase tickets
online at the High Springs'
Community Theater home
site or go to The Coffee
Clutch in High Springs or
the The Framery of Lake
City in Lake City.


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POLICE REPORTS


The following information
was compiled by Alachua
County' Today staff report-
er Holly Kane.

Aggravated Battery
* On June 10, 2009.
Franklin Mahamery, a
47-year-old Gainesville
resident, was arrested
foraggravated battery at
13328 NW 154.Avenue
in Alachua. Officer
L.A. Hunter arrived
on the scene to find
Benjamin Hope with a


bleeding laceration on
his forehead. Hope said
Mahamern had hit him
with a brick, causing
him to fall down
and almost pass out.
Mahamenr was found to
have an active warrant
out of Alachua County
Sheriff's Office.

Disturbance
* On June 9. 2009.
28-year-old Germikqua
DobN and 37-. ear-
old Joseph Kellum
were involved in a
disturbance in the
roadway at 23384


NW 178 Place in
High Springs. Both
are residents or High
Springs.

Aggravated Battery
* Ollie Donald James.
Jr.. a 21-year-old Fort
White resident, was the
victim of aggravated
battery when an
acquaintance stuck him
in the throat with an
unknown object after
a verbal altercation in
High Springs.


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CITY OF HIGH SPRINGS

CITIZENS ACADEMY

PROGRAM

TheCityofHighSpringsiscurrentlyacceptingapplications
for the appointment of members to the Citizen's Academy
Program. The City of High Springs believes that Citizens
should learn more about the government that is closest
to the people - City Government ahd what better way
than this hands-on, behind-the-scenes look at how City
Government functions. If you want to learn the inner
workings of your City Government and are a resident,
property owner or manager of a business located within
High Springs then sign up now.

Applications may be obtained Monday through Friday,
8:00 - 4:39, from City Hall, 110 NW 1st Avenue,
High Springs, Florida 32643 or on our website
http://city.highsprings.com. The first 30 qualified
.applicants will be enrolled as participants.
(Published: Alachua County Today -
June 11 and 18, 2009)








CITY OF HIGH SPRINGS

BOARD/COMMITTEE

APPOINTMENTS

AVAILABLE

The City of High Springs is currently' accepting
applications for appointment to the following Boards and
Committees:

Public Safety Committee - 1 Alternate Position
- Members will meet monthly with citizens to address
public safety issues.

Housing -Needs & Improvement Committee -
1 Alternate Position
Committee will be responsible for addressing
. sub-standard and affordable housing needs.

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board - 1 Alternate
Position
Members needed for a recreation advisory committee
to inventory and survey current and future recreation
needs. Members will also provide input into the
Counity-Wide Recreation Master Plan.

Tree Board - 1 Position
Members review the conditions of canopy trees
in rights-of-way and city parks; recommend tree'
protection/planting policies; determine trees unsafe
and authorize tree removal.

Mayor's Youth Council - 2 Positions
Members advise the Mayor and City Commission
on policies and programs related to youth interests.
Members are given an opportunity to learn city
government operations and public policies. Open to
students currently in the grades 7 - 12.

Applications may be obtained Monday through Friday,
8:00 - 4:30, from City fall, 110 NW 1st Avenue, High
Springs, Florida 32643. To be appointed, applicants
must be a resident of the City of High Springs with
the exception of the Housing Needs and Improvement
Committee which does permit two non-city residents.
The High Springs City Commission will make
appointments of the successful applicants at their June
25, 2009 meeting.
(Published: Alachua County Today -
June 11 and 18, 2009)


Photo special to Alachua County Today
Copyright 2009, Touchtone
Pictures, all rights
reserved.
difficult to watch someone
who is so into themselves.
But the movie has some fun
parts as well.
The DVD comes with
some extra bonus features,
such as bloopers, and
deleted scenes and a music
video based on the film.
The film is rated PG,
and I really don't have too
many concerns outside of
the underlying message,
but it could serve as a
good example, illustrating
how' the main character
really became miserable by
serving herself.
Confessions of a
Shopaholic will be in the
stores June 23, 2009.
Today ,Entertainment
Writer Kees Boer is
committed to Compassion
International, an
organization that helps
children in developing
countries through
education, health services
and spiritual guidance.
This week, Kees dedicates
his article to Sheyla Zaray
Ramos Silverio, a child he
corresponds with through
Compassion International.
# # #


Q: I'd like to lose weight.
Could dieting affect my bral
health?
A: The quick answer 'is
yes. Before starting any diet'
- or exercise regimen, for that
matter - you should talk with
your physician about what is
best for you. As to the oral
health aspect, you should talk
with your, dentist. For one
thing, eating stimulates the
body's production" 'of saliva.
Saliva helps us. form the
balls of.food we swallow and
digest. But is also helps with
the elimination of plaque, the
clear, sticky film that clings to
teeth, and the decay-causing
bacteria that feed on it. Saliva
also washes away sulfur


Galloneer picnic honors


top bloot

Special to Alachua County Today
HIGH SPRINGS - To
become a Galloneer blood
donor requires dedication,
and the crowd that
gathered at Camp Kulaqua
on Sunday, June 14 proved
that LifeSouth Community
Blood Centers has lots of
dedicated donors in North
Florida.
Nearly 1,500 of these
special donors attended
the picnic at the camp
near High Springs. To
hit the gallon mark
requires donating a
minimum ,of eight times
with LifeSouth. But in
the group were several
donors who passed the 20
and 30 gallon levels, and
LifeSouth currently has
one donor, Perry McGriff,
Jr., who is nearing the 55
gallon level. .
"There is no telling
how many lives these
people have saved over the
years," said LifeSouth's
North Florida District
Director J.D. Pettyjohn.
"With the size of the
medical community in
Gainesville, it takes lots
of blood donors to meet
the needs, and many of
these people show up
like clockwork to donate.
We know their faces, and


donors


Photo special to Alachua County Today
Donors were invited to wear their favorite donor
T-shirts to LifeSouth Community Blood Centers'
Galloneer Picnic June 14 at Camp Kulaqua near High
Springs. So when Lillie Diechman of Lake Butler made
the trip, she dug into her T-shirt collection and made
sure everybody in her party got into the-spirit. Picture
left to right, Allen Southern, Diechman, Shayliegh
Harper, Odie Gentry (front) and Markaylen Harper.


we've built friendships
with them overthe years."
Anyone 17, or 16
with parental permission,
weighing a minimum of
110 pounds and in good
health can donate. Donors
who give whole blood may
give every 56 days, while
those who donate platelets
through apheresis may
donate every 28 days.
The picnic offered
these special donors and
their family members a
chance to meet and greet,


enjoy the camp's water
park and'feast on a picnic
prepared by the LifeSouth
staff members. Several of
the donors also stepped
up and took advantage of
the two bloodmobiles that
were parked next to the
gate.
"We. see this picnic
as a fun way to offer our
thanks, for all these donors
do for our community,"
Pettyjohn said.
# # #


By JIMMY CLARITY
Today Reporter
HAWTHORNE
- Newly elected city
commissioners wasted no
'time on their first day in


compounds that cause bad
breath.
Crash diets can be
especially harmful. Not only
do'they affect saliva flow, but
a crash diet may not give you
the minerals and vitamins you
need to maintain healthy teeth
and gums. When dieting,
drink plenty of water. It will
keep your body hydrated, help
with appetite control and.aid
in saliva production. Chewing
sugarless gum will also
stimulate saliva production.
Remember, if you are dieting
you need to pay even closer
attention to your oral health
needs. So brush twice a day,
floss regularly and have a
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office Tuesday, passing 'a
resolution that partnered'
the City with a building
development team
bringing 'more 500 new
homes to the area.
The Villages, ; of,
Hawthorne, a single-
family gated community
located on the edge of
Little Orange Lake, will
be constructed in three
phases. Interim City
Manager Linda Rice-
Chapman believes the.
new 'development .will
expand Hawthorne's tax
base, -easing some of the
financial tension on the
C r's .current residents.
"This project will
really help develop our
area," she said.
The project also
requires the construction
of water and sewage
systems for the new
community, something
that could help bring more
jobs to the City.
"It is time for us to
move forward with phase
two of the sewer system,
and we definitely need a
partner for that," Rice-
Chapman said.


But commissioners
and community members
alike questioned whether
the financially, strained
City would incur any
fiscal obligations. Project
manager Normnan Harris
reiterated that all expenses
would be paid by the
developers or through
governmental grants,
which is why the City
has partnered with the
development, team.
"The City will have no
expenses. Zero," he said.
The roughly 220-acre
community is set to be
ready for its first residents
in a little more than a year.
The Villages will include
a clubhouse, a conference
center, a fitness center and
an Olympic-sized pool.
Harris said the team would
also try to pursue permits
for a fishing pier on Little;
Orange Lake.
"It's truly a beautiful
area," he said. "And we
will do our best to preserve
as much of the natural
landscape as we can."
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Camp Safe Haven helped


children heal from loss


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Camp Safe Haven children pose with their stained glass hearts, along with Haven Hospice
staff and volunteers.


Special to Alachua County Today
HIGH SPRINGS - Children who have
lost a loved one had an opportunity to work
through their grief and enjoy themselves at
a day camp offered by Haven Hospice. The
June 12 event at Camp Kulaqua in High
Springs was attended by 23 children. The
camp, offered through Haven's Healing
Hearts program, was designed for children
ages six to 12.
"Camp Safe Haven is' designed to
educate, encourage and empower young
people to experience their grief in a healthy
and safe environment," said Vonceil Levine,
bereavement specialist for Haven Hospice.
"Pain is a real, natural emotional response
to loss and kids are not immune. The goal
is for the kids to have some fun while
leainig some tools to help them through
the pain."
Children participated in a variety of
activities' throughout the day,- including
visiting the Camp Kulaqua zoo, learning,
how to cope with .loss through a story
about a butterfly and then coloring a
butterfly. Children also played in the water
park and talked with others about their
personal experiences. The day ended with


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Continued from page A


the children writing their wishes to their
lost loved one and releasing the wishes in
balloons.
Haven Hospice's Healing Hearts
program provides individual, family and
group counseling to help anyone who is
coping with grief, regardless of how the loss
occurred. Skilled Haven Hospice social
workers also assist in times of community
crisis and tragedy, providing debriefing
services for emergency personnel and
caring for-health professionals. We support
grieving families in a multitude of ways.
Haven Hospice is North Florida's expert
in end-of-life and palliative care and is one
ofthree 2008 Circle ofLifeAward� winners
nationwide to be recognized as leaders in
improving the care "of patients near the end
of life or with life-threatening conditions.
Haven Hospice has also been recognized
as a Florida Pacesetter for its leadership
in promoting living wills. Haven Hospice
has served more than 45,000 patients and
families since 1979 and has been licensed
in Florida as a not-for-profit hospice since
.1980. For more information, visit www.
havenhospice.org or call 800-727-1889.
- # # #


l Aiachua's interchange not in 25-year plan


Two of those would alter the Miller said Alternative
existing interchange while 3, which would call for
the third alternative calls' for the addition of a new
construction of an entirely interchange at C.R. 2054
new interchange at County (Peggy Road) and cost
Road 2054. $31.1 million, would not
Alternative 1 calls for be considered as a viable
the addition of an 1-75 option unless the 1-75 and
southbound on ramp in U.S. 441interchange was
the vicinity of the KFC improved first.
restaurant, which would None of the - three
allow -motorists traveling proposed alternatives are
from High Springs toward likely to see any movement
Gainesville to turn right in the next decade unless
on to the interstate. That a developer or ..someone
option . would improve else steps forward" .with
the performance of the funding. Even after
interchange because funding is -appropriated
motorists would no longer for such expansions
be required to turn left over or improvements, the
U.S. 441 to go south on engineering and planning
1-75, according to the FDOT process, takes several years
study. At current projection to complete, said Miller.
rates, Alternative 1 would "If any project is going
cost an estimated $37.8 to receive federal highway
million to complete, impact' dollars, it must go through
six different parcels of land the proper- stages first,
and require three businesses otherwise it won't even be
or residential' relocations, considered," Miller said.
More likely .to be What might be an even
undertaken is Alternative bigger reality check is that
2 which comes with a interchange improvements
significantly lower price or. additions in Alachua
tag. .With the addition aren't even included in the
of acceleration and FDOT District .2 master
deceleration lanes . and plan which is 'currently
eastbound and southbound being concluded. That is
ramps, Alternative 2 also the starting point for FDOT
improves the operational road projects around the
performance of the District 2 18-county region.
interchange. Cominginwith "There are interchanges
an estimated price tag of in Gainesville with .worse
$28.4 million, Alternative 2. conditions than the one in
does not impact any parcels Alachua.
of land or require business "The priority will be.
or residential relocations. to first fix those that have

In memory of Tito
STito died Sunday
night around 10:30 p.m.
from injuries received
when he was hit by a
car. Il
Tito was a friend '
to a lot of people and .
was well-known in the .
Alachua area. He was
much loved and will be - .
missed. Tito Hall October .
2007 - June 2009. Photo special to Alachua County Today.


the greatest amount of
congestion and affect the
flow of traffic on [I-75],"
said Miller. '
A public meeting to
discuss the master plan is
being held Thursday from
4 until 6 p.m. at the Best
Western Gateway Grand on
NW 39 Avenue and 1-75 in
Gainesville.
# # # -


ARCHER: ____________
Continued from page Al


Costello denies validity of reprimand


effectiveness of your
commission and your
municipal government will
continue to be seriously
impaired," he wrote. "And
the confidence placed in
you by your public will
continue to erode."
A motion to censure is
used by a governing body
when a member of that body
harasses, embarrasses or
humiliates other members.
On June 15, 2009
-Mayor Slaughter sent a
letter to Scott responding
to his request for a censure
to be placed on Monday's
commission meeting
agenda. In the letter,
Slaughter wrote that she is
formally asking the Interim
City Manager to place the
censure on the agenda.
"I wholeheartedly share
your concerns about the
behavior of Commissioner
Costello," the Mayor
wrote.'


Costello questioned the
validity of the reprimand.
"I really don't know
what I'm being censured
for," she said. "I didn't
break the Robert's Rules."
The term "Robert's
Rules" refers to the informal
title of a book published by
a U.S. Army major in the
nineteenth century. The
rules are a set of guidelines,
closely resembling those
used by the U.S. House
of Representatives, which
are adopted by many of
society's governing bodies.
But in a letter of defense
for Scott, Hawthorne
Interim City Manager Linda
Rice-Chapman discussed
incidents involving both
Scott and Costello at,
Archer's annual Yulee-
Diddley Day, an event they
attended in their capacities
as city managers.
"Very shortly after we
arrived at the parade staging


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area, wewere approachedby
Archer City Commissioner
Laurie Costello," Rice-
Chapman wrote. "Mr. Scott
introduced us and then
Commissioner Costello
immediately proceeded,
in my presence, to dress
down Mr. Scott about the
condition of the recreation
rest rooms."
Rice-Chapman went
on to write that the tone in
which Costello addressed
Scott was unprofessional.
"The City of Archer
will have a difficult, if not
impossible time, of finding
a permanent City Manager
if this. situation is not
corrected," she wrote.
The censure of Costello
will be up for vote at
Monday's Archer City
Commission Meeting.
# # #


Linda Walker
Pastor Charm Greene
Conference Hosts


ALACHUA WOMEN'S CLUB
14565 Main, Street, Alachua,. FL
Thom Buchanan, a prophetic psalmist and founder of Sons of Thunder Music Ministries, has the
goal of revealing the love of the Holy Spfrit for mankind through intimate worship.
,Guest speaker Dr. Mary Jane Brewer has an extensive ministry that encompasses the five-fol-d
ministry gifts, as well as TV production and the Arts. She received recognition for her contribution
to Christian Arts around the country.
Advance registration - $20 per person (includes lunch on Saturday). COst at the
door will be $25. Registration forms must beireceived no later than Wednesday,
June 24 to take advantage of the discount. Registration forms.are available at Lake
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The economics of Father's Day


Three days until Father's, Day and I
still don't have a present for my dad.
I've found it increasingly difficult
to get something for him ever since
Father's Day gift-buying became one of
my responsibilities..
It used to be simple. My mom would


Economist Milton Friedman presented
a case for how people spend money that
might be able to shed a little light on this
topic.
Friedman argued that people are less
careful with the money of others, than
they are with their own.


buy something, place it in He outlined four ways
my hands and direct me people spend money. The
toward my dad. I had all the first was spending one's own
joy of gift-giving with none money on one's self. In this
of the agony of gift-buying. instance, Friedman argued,
And dads are the most � people pay close attention to
difficult of all to buy gifts -w w- the quality of the product and
for. . the price they pay for it. The
What do you buy for the second way is to spend one's
person who paid for your . own money on someone else.
car, college tuition, housing ' An example of this would
and a multitude of other be buying a gift for a friend
things? . - . , or sibling. Here, Freidman
I've. chipped in with the . argues that people are less
occasional simmer job, but Alex Austin : worried about the content,
that money would struggle but still worried about the
to cover a car, tuition or housing. let price. The. Father's Day gift scenario
alone all three. doesn't fit here, because I'm spending
The typical Father's Day present is m \ dad's money, not my own.
a novelty gift - corny cards, Big Mouth The third'way to spend money is' to
Billy Bass singing fish and dozens and spend someone else's money on one's
'dozens of ugl .ties. self. Now,- content is' closely considered,
The-best a father can hope for is the and price is ignored. The fourth way


family splurges on a new big-screen T.V.
or Blu-ray Player. However, this typically
means the family is just spending dad's
money for him.


conundrum is a weird mutation
that doesn't fit into one of the four
aforementioned categories. I'm spending
,somebody else's money ,to buy them a
. gift. I worry greatly about content, but
cost becomes meaningless. An expensive
present is no greater hardship or gift than
a cheap one.
However, one gift does seem to rise
above the rubble. I know of one way
to show dads how much you love and
appreciate them.
That.one special gift: manual labor,
Helping clean out the garage or attic,
'installing a fan or slaving away at yard
work will always be appreciated.
The debt children owe to their parents
for'raising them is one that can never be
repaid.
The role of a son or daughter is not to
repay their parents but to show gratitude
for the sacrifices they've made. '
For me, that means I will likely be
mowing the lawn this weekend hoping
my dad doesn't get too creative with
chore ideas.
I'll probably break down and buy a
cheesy gift, too. It couldn't hurt.
Cotct * *
Contact Alex via email at aaustin@


is .to spend someone else's money on, alachuatoday.com.
somebody else. Neither content nor price 4
is important in this scenario.
My. Father's Day gift-buying


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K-9 UNIT:
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of the 1998 Ford Crown Victoria
K-9 patrol car donated by the
Alachua County Sheriff's Office.
Sergeant Chuck Harper
brought out Aggie to demonstrate
a vehicle search. After circling the
car, Aggie stopped at the driver's
side door of the gray Ford and sat
down. Harper had to ask for a key,
but once he finally opened the door
he pulled out a dummy bag filled
with 28 grams of marijuana.
"It's a. good thing that she
smells it," said Troiano as the
crowd of citizens and donors
applauded:
Aggie is trained to smell
marijuana, cocaine, heroin and'
methamphetamines. She is a
passive alert dog, meaning she will
sit when she sinells drugs instead
of scratching.
Drugs, especially marijuana
and cocaine, are a longtime
problem, said High Springs citizen
Jessica Hall.
: "She's going to have her work
cut out for her," Hall said.
Hall hopes that Aggie will
scare dealers and users who see
High Springs as a safe haven.
"A lot of them don't even hide,
but Aggie's going to run them off,"
she said.
"This is the first, and it's


Aggie has already had an effect


on the High Springs drug scene


needed," Jessica Hall said. "
"Overdue."
The idea to get a drug-sniffing,
dog was proposed . at least 14
years ago, said Lieutenant Gordon
Fulwood.
"The longtime dream came
to fruition" when Chief Troiano
came on the force last March
and "jumped on the issue," said
Fulwood.
He also credits the
administration and city
commission for being progressive
and proactive about the issue.
Chief Jimmy Troiano wanted
to respond t6 citizen complaints
ab6ut the presence of drugs in the
neighborhood and use Aggie as a
deterrent to offenders.
"High Springs is not a
community to bring drugs to,"
Troiano said.
When he joined the High
Springs Police Department' in
March 2008, he wanted to get
a dog without going over the
department's budget, Troiano.
said.
Mike Kearney, a High Springs
businessman, collaborated with
Pepe Peruyero to come up with
a plan to acquire and train a
police dog without the $25,000 to
$30,000 it h picall. costs..


"We knew the city didn't have
the money to pay for it," said
Peruyero.
Peruyero, owner of J&K
Canine Academy, went through
three or four dogs before he got to
Aggie.
Police dogs are typically those
who "fail as a pet," Peruyero said.
They are high energy, destructive
of property and noisy. Aggie's
original owners could not handle
her.
"People need to see that a
community can work together,"
Peruyero said.
Further. cooperation from
the community is important in
realizing Troiano's two primary
goals: education and enforcement.
There are 25 employees at
the police department and 6,000
residents of High Springs. He
wants their eyes and ears. He
wants to "tune them in."
Aggie has already patrolled
a couple weeks, and Lieutenant
Fulwood has seen people give up
drugs at the sight of her.
'"She is absolutely necessary
for success," said Fulwood,
adding that Aggie and her skills
are "another tool in our toolbox."
# # #


COOPERSTOWN:
Continued from page Al

Multi-million dollar complex comes


at no cost to Newberry residents


personally been involved with
this project and believes it's a
win-win situation. He said it
gives children the opportunity to
participate in something they will
remember forever.
"It is positive for Newberry,
the county and our children,"
Pinkoson said. -
Jack Hughes, executive
director of the Gainesville Sports
Commission, said if the project
moves forward, the city will
permanently gain a multimillion
dollars, state-of-the-art complex
at no cost to Newberry residents.
Other benefits to Newberry
include budget relief from visitors'
spending and more sponsorship
and grant opportunities for the
city, Hughes said.
The facility will be paid for
through a bond with .a revenue
stream from the county bed tax.
Alachua County will invest more
than $800,000 yearly to pay
off the bond, Hughes said. The
tax is currently 3 cents, but the
Commission hopes to raise it to
4 cents.
Newberry residents that
choose to rent their homes to
people coming to the park once


it begins operations will probably
have to charge the bed tax and
pay it to the government, Hughes
said.
One of .the main concerns
of some residents was .whether
Newberry was ready for such a
project. City manager Ashby said
after the park begins operations,
revenue can be put back into the
city to improve infrastructure
as the demand for utilities and
parking increase.
Another concern was if the
city will be able to put the fields to
use whenever Dreams Park is not
holding its 12-week tournament.
Newberry Parks and Recreation
Director Newberry Richard
Blalock said he does not think
the city will have issues keeping
the field running throughout the
entire year. Local baseball and
softball teams can practice in the
16 fields, and teams from around
the nation can rent the fields.
"It will be a state-of-the-art
facility that people are going to
be begging to play in," Blalock
said.


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ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY LOCAL NEWS THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2009' A7


Alachua City Commission makes


new board appointments


By ALEX AUSTIN
Today Reporter
ALACHUA - The Alachua City
Commission met Monday and made
several appointments to fill vacancies
on three of the city's boards.
The commission made three
appointments to the Charter
Review Advisory Board and two
appointments each to the Downtown
Redevelopment Trust Board and
Planning and Zoning Board.
Five. individuals expressed
interest in the three empty slots for
the Charter Review Advisory Board.
The board started as a four-member
.board with the intent to later expand
to seven members. As terms on the
board are staggered, one of the slots
was designated a three-year term,


one a two-year term and the last was
a one-year term.
Alachua resident Ward Scott,
who is the City of Archer's interim
city manager, was appointed to the
three-year term. Robert Wilford was
appointed to the two-year term and
Sandy Burgess was appointed to
the one-year term. Michael Canney
and former commissioner Tamera
Robbins had submitted applications
for the board as well but were not.
appointed.
The Downtown Redevelopment
Trust Board, which is a six-member
board that meets at'least quarterly,
only had two individuals, submit
applications for the two slots. Rosanne
Morse was voted into the four-year
term, while Bryan Boukari was voted


into the two-year term to fill the. seat
vacated by now Commissioner Gary
Hardacre.
Six people applied for the two
spots on the Planning and Zoning
Board, which is a five-person
committee that meets once a month.
Ben Boukari was appointed to the
three-year term, and Virginia Johns
was appointed to the two-year
term. John W. Abney Sr., Janice R.
Ferguson, Robert Page and Tracy
Robinson also submitted applications
for the Planning and Zoning Board.
Positions on the three boards
are voluntary and offer no
compensation.
# # #


Special to Alachua County Today
Washington, . D.C.
- Larissa. F. Calhoun, a
student at Santa Fe High
School, Alachua, Fla., has
been selected to attend the
2009 Congressional Student
Leadership Conference
(CSLC) on Medicine &
Healthcare, sponsored by
LeadAmerica. The .CSLC
is a college-accredited
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program for academically
talented and promising
young leaders from across
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internationally. Larissa will
join other exceptional high
school students with records
of academic achievement
and extracurricular or
conlmunity involvement
who are invited to
participate.
The CSLC on Medicine
& Healthcare is a 10-day
leadershipprograminwhich :
students' take on the roles
of healthcare professionals
and learn to manage a
patient's case, making
healthcare . decisions' based
on neW medical facts and
circumstances , presented.
each day. In a hands-on
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Larissa and fellow students
will work with cutting-.,
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patients, or participate in
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medical actors play the roles
of patients with unidentified
illnesses.,
The CSLC on Medicine
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Georgetown University
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Sinai School of Medicine
and The Chicago Medical
School at Rosalind Franklin.
University of Medicine and
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CSLC students access
to their facilities and
laboratories and insights
into the challenges facing
the medical profession.
The conference will take


place on the campus of
Georgetown University in
Washington, DC
Larrisa . . would
like to . recognize the
following organizations '
and individuals for their
confidence and financial
support toward, , her
education: A.L. 'Mebane
High School Alumni,
Alachua; Allen Chapel
A.M.E. Church, High
Springs; Calhoun Family
& Friends; God's Love &
Healing Ministry, Lake
SButler; Henry Silverman
D.M.D.. P.A., Gainesville;
Jerome Brown- Funeral
Home, High Springs; Living
Hope: in Christ Outreach
Ministry, High Springs;
Mount Nebo United
Methodist Church, Alachua;
Mount Olive Baptist
Church, High Springs; Mr.
and Mrs. Jimi Daniels,
Gainesville; Mrs. Gatson,
Gainesville; Mrs. Shirley
Green-Brown, eAlachua;
Mount Carmel United
Methodist Church, High
Springs; Performance Food
Group, Gainesville; Santa
Fe High School Alumni,
Class of 75 Committee,
Alachua; St Luke A.M.E.
Church,,Alachua; St Mark's
Missionary Baptist Church,
Alachua and Rivers Family.
High Springs.
"Today, more than ever,
youth leadership education
is essential," says Chris M.
Salamone, Esq., Founder
and Executive Director of
LeadAmerica. "Leadership
can make important
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teenagers -intheir academic
and personal performance,
in their acceptance to the


college of their choice,
and in their level of focus,
passion and purpose. It, is
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their lives and how well
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of a time in history during
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With a commitment to
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LeadAmerica sponsors
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National Junior Leaders
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and Ambassadors Abroad
intemationalstudyprograms
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Mclntire, Coach Marc Hodges, Coach Bryan Ridley.


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2009, District 5 All Stars
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Marijuana pipe found in suspect's pocket


out of her car, and dragged her into
a bedroom inside the home, accord-
ing to the report.
The suspect ripped off the
victim's clothes and ripped up her
purse. She attempted to flee, but the
suspect blocked the door forcing
her to stay inside.
Next, the suspect doused her
with Kool-Aid, juice and salad
dressing. The victim also reported
being punched, kicked, choked and
bitten.
APD also found a marijuana


pipe in the suspect's pocket.
The charges of battery
by strangulation and false
imprisonment are both third-
degree felonies. The criminal
mischief charge is second-degree
misdemeanor, and the possession of
drug paraphernalia charge is a first-
degree misdemeanor.
Head's bond was set at $103,500,
according to the Alachua County
Jail.


PRINCIPALS:
Continued from page Al

New Mebane principal to focus on
reading and math
"This is a key age for kids." Fortner, who takes over after
Andrews said he will be freed the resignation of Kathy Dixon.
up from some of the administrative Fortner previously worked for the
and scheduling responsibilities he school as the curriculum resource
had as an assistant principal and teacher.
will be better able to focus on the At Shell Elementary School,
entire school as principal. Denise Shultz takes the place of
He said the decision on his Gladys Wright, who retired. Shultz
replacement as assistant principal previously worked as an assistant
has not yet been made. principal at Williston Elementary
The new principal at Williams School.
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With summer temperatures
climbing, everyone needs to
learn how to recognize and
prevent heat-related illnesses
such as heat exhaustion and
heatstroke.
Heat exhaustion occurs
when the body can no longer
cool itself. Normally, the
body cools itself through the
evaporation of sweat. High
humidity levels slow that
evaporation and cause the
body temperature to rise.
The, symptoms of heat


message from the desk of

Sheriff Sadie Darnell


Summer heat can be deadly


exhaustion are-. weakness,
dizziness, headache, muscle
cramps, nausea and vomiting,
a worried feeling, dehydration'
and/or rapid heartbeat.
If you believe you have
heat exhaustion, get out of the
heat and rest in a cool place.
Drink lots of fluids. Do not
drink alcohol. If you are not
better in 30 minutes; contact a
doctor because heat exhaustion
can become heat stroke.
Heat stroke is more
serious than heat exhaustion.


Untreated, heat stroke can be
fatal. Heat stroke , victims may
seem confused. They may also
have seizures or go into coma.
If you think someone has
heatstroke, movethemtoacool
place quickly and get medical
help. Heat-related illness
can be prevented by staying
indoors in air-conditioned
areas when possible.
If you go outside, wear
light-colored loose-fitting
clothing, wear a hat or use an
umbrella, apply sunscreen,


drink plenty of water and other
non-caffeinated, beverages,
and schedule outdoor activities
before 10 a.m. or after 6p.m.
If you experience the
following symptoms, get
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Skin that feels hot and dry, but
not sweaty, confusion or loss
of consciousness, frequent
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Greenlee
Black
Female,
5 '4",
7/24/1988
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Aggravated
Battery with a
Deadly:
Weapon


Marion
Mayes
Black Male,
5'9",
1/20/1981
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Sell of
Cocaine


Courtney
Bright
Black Male,
11/15/84
5'08",O
210 Ibs
Brown Eyes,
Black Hair

Currently
wanted for:
FTA for.
Revocation
Hearing-,
Robbery with
a Firearm


Shelley
Marks
White
Female,
5'6"
5/7/1973
Brown Hair,
Hazel Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Fraud


William
Allen
Johnson
Black Male,
1/21/82
5'08",,
180 Ibs
Brown Eyes,
Black Hair

Currently
wanted for:
VOP -
Possession of
Marijuana
with Intent to
Distribute


Shonda
Bloom
Black
Female,
5'1"
1/29/1980
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Felony Theft


Ramzideen
Mitchell
Black Male,
5/20/1990
5'06"
Brown Eyes,
Black Hair

Currently
wanted for:
Burglary of a
Dwelling (3
counts),
Grand theft,
Dealing in
Stolen
Property


Tavares
Cobarris
Black Male,
, 6'0"'
12/29/1987
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery


Erica Denise
Phillips
Black
Female,
10/27/82
5'06",'
200 lbs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes
Currently
wanted for:
Possession of
Controlled Sub-
stance without
Prescription, Pos-
session of New
Legend Drug with-
out Prescription,
Possession of
Drug Parapherna-
lia


Dominique
Sutton
Black
Female,
5'8"
12/6/1984
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Six Counts of
Fraud


Candice E.
Wynne
White
Female,-
04/19/85
5'05",
170 Ibs
Brown Hair,
Hazel Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Grand Theft,
Criminal Mis-
chief, False ID
to LEO


Robert
Alexander
Bozeman
White Male,
08/22/90
5'11"
145 lbs
Blond Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Grand Theft


Christopher
Alvin
Perry
Black Male,
12/12/72
6'02",
220 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Robbery,
Intimidate or
Threatening
Victim/Witness


Mario
Bonet
White Male,
6/13/78
5'10"
320 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Hair

Currently
wanted for:
Grand Theft -
two counts


Warren
Henry Smyre
Black Male,
07/19/76.
6'00",
170 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Burglary x3,
Grand Theft
x3, Possession
of Burglary
Tools, Resist-
ing without Vi-
olence


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Sam
Williams
Black Male,
7/2/88
5'10"
215 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Grand Theft


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B2 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY RELIGION THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2009


Good S

Saint Peter tells us in
his first epistle, that, "This
is thankworthy, if a man
for conscience towards
God endure grief suffering
wrongfully." (I Peter 2:19)
In other words, God sets His
approval on any who suffer
in the name of Christ. He
sets His approval, His mark
of favor, His grace, on the
person who endures grief
and suffers wrongfully, in
the name of Christ. There
is something in that process
of suffering that opens a
channel of grace in the life
of a believer. It is the will
of God for every believer to
imitate the life of His Son,
Jesus Christ. Saint Peter
puts it this way in verse
21 "for to this you were
called, because Christ also
suffered for us, leaving us
an example, that you should
follow His steps."
Following in the steps
of Christ demands action
and risk. Following in the
steps of Christ requires a
sacrifice of our will to His
Divine purpose. Nowadays,
the slogan, "Make your
life a holy sacrifice for
'Jesus Christ'," probably
wouldn't be thought of as a
good marketing idea for the
modem Church.
The thought of sacrifice,


hepherd or

risk, suffering, enduring 2 and Sa
hostility and grief, for the chapter 1
sake of conscience towards Let's i
God, is rarely discussed pastor oft


from the
pulpit. The
religion
that modem
society wants
to hear from
the church is
supposed to
be harmless,
all inclusive,
largely
inactive,
and always
friendly
toward the
philosophy of
"the world."
This type of
religion' s
savior is
undemanding


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All Saints Anglican
Church, Gainesville.
A parish of the
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in every way and its path
never leads to suffering,
because those in that church
are offended by images
. of sacrifice. There is no
'cross' in the religion of
the enlightened Christian
Church of the twenty-first
century. Since there is no
danger to the sheep of this
fold, there really isn't a need
for a shepherd, a hireling
will do.
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it's a whole lot easier than
fighting or running away
from it. And so, the Church
of Least Resistance has an
open membership policy for
animals of all persuasions
- you can't tell the sheep


choice is yours


hireling...the

it John's Gospel, from the goats and the wolf
come together. is considered their third
ill the hireling the cousin by marriage. The
e Church ofLeast primary goal of this church
Resistance, is unity.
where his . That's the difference
calling is to between the Good Shepherd
dignified titles, and the hireling. The life of
comfort, wealth, the Good Shepherd is one
and respect. of action. He offers His life
Ultimately, he sacrificiallyfortheprovision
calls for friends and safety of the flock. He
in high places doesn't just lay his life
and, peace with down in death, though that
the philosophy might be required. He lays
of the world. it down each time he notices
He's not really one of the sheep is missing
interested in and goes, out to find it. The
the sheep. He Good Shepherd lays his
doesn't devote life down each time one is
himself to the injured and suffering, while
flock's care or watching the' rest of the
safe-keeping. flock with a careful eye as
It's way too he cares for the needs of the
much of an one. He lays down his life
ng up time that when he studies the tactics
be spending in of the enemy and carefully
pleasures. 'To sets up safeguards-His
igns of an enemy every thought is for the
ore attention than welfare of the flock.
o put forth. The There.is a real problem


in many of the churches
today. Hirelings occupy
places . of authority and
respect. Paid from the
offering plate at the church,
they have warmed up to the
wolves, and the reason for
this friendship is obvious...
the hireling wants to feel
important, instead of being
responsible.
Saint Peter closes the
second chapter of his epistle
with this reminder, 'for you
were like sheep going astray,
but have now returned to'
the Shepherd and Overseer
of your souls." The sheep
are to hear and know the
Good Shepherd's voice. It
isn't required that the sheep
completely understand the
meaning of every word that
the Shepherd uses. *They
aren't expected always
to understand why 'the
Shepherd leads the way He
does. He's the Shepherd and
doesn't need to consult with.
the sheep on His decisions.
Even though there is a gap


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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 5:30, p.m.
Wednesday Bible Class 6:30 p.m.
Minister DougFrazier
(386) 462-3326



Fellowship
Church,
Contemporary Praise & Worship
Sunday at 9:30 a.m. & 11 a.m.
16916NWUS Hwy 441, High Springs
386-454-1700
www.FellowshipOnline.org


First Presbyterian
Church of Alachua
4% Rev. Vaginia McDaniel, Pastor
1462, NW 140 Street
(386) 462-1549
Sunday ,School 9 a.m., Worship
Service 10:30 am. Nursery provided.
www.firstpresalachua.org


HIGH SPRINGS CHURCH
IOF CHRIST
520 NE Santa Fe Boulevard
Bible Classes forAllAges 9:30 am.
Worship 10:30 a.m.
Evening Worship 6 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Classes 7 p.m.
highspringscofc@alltel.net
Pastor: Cori Lewis * (386)454-2930

New Life

Meeting at Westside
Park Recreation Center
&'_ 1001 NW 34th Street
Gainesville; FL 32605
Sunday Worship - 10:30 AM
Pastor Leonard R.Traina (352)214-4462
www.newlifecommunitychapel.org


* ofLife
Auembly ofGod

Located at 14200 NW 148th Place
Downtown Alachua
www.riveroflifeassemblyorg


f- 211 bainto Englitan llitt!)
Ap iAqfdrChj Fpiulowurh
* 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 am. - Sunday 10:30 am.
and other special services as announced.
8100 SWArcher Road (Shrine Club)
(352) 317-5757 * wwwAlsamntsXnEC.org

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

High Springs Seventh-day Adventists
230NW lstAMturiu
Bible Study: Sai "I a .
Divine Worshipl
Sat. I 14' 1
Mid-Week: Tu, p m
Youth: Sat. 9:1 `., .m
Pastor: Anthor j t,..r.C
(386)4!.4 7,

New Oak Grove Baptist Church
Sunday School 10 a.m.,
Worship 11 a.m., Evening Service 6 p.m.
Wednesday Fellowship Meal 6 p.m.
Bible Study 7 p.m.
RAs, GAs & Students 7 p.m.
Nursery Provided
Terry Elixson, Jr., Pastor
386-462-3390 * 18100 NW262Avenue


Services
Sunday: 11:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Children's Church 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday:
Adult & Children Bible Study 7 p.m.
Consumed Youth Service - 7 p.m.
Nursery provided for all services.
Pastor Greg Evans 352-870-7288


Bethesda Outreach
Ministries of
Alachua

the lost at.m.
ANY cost and.
Sustaining the
Saints behind
the cross.
Services:.
Every Sunday at 11 a.m.

Quality Inn of Alachua
15960 NW US Highway 441
Alachua, Florida
Elders Nyron and LaShandra Jenkins

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 pn.m; iTesday:
YSB7 p.m. Wednesday: Outreach
Fellowship Dinner 6 pm; General Prayer
Service 7:30 p.m
13220NW 150thAvenue,Alachua
Pastor WalieJ. McKnight, Si. * 462-2549


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here
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ext. 9503
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St. Luke A.M.E. Church
Rev. Jessie L. Steele, Pastor
14950 Martin Luther King Blvd/Hwy 441
Alachua 32616
386.462.2732(church) 386.462.4396 (Fax)
Email: stlukeamechurch@windstream-net
Morning Worship: 11 a.m.;
Church School 9:45 a.m.
Bible Study. 7 p.m. (2nd & 4th Wednesdays)
Hema:rM RUSH-Jhu IB.sna a'/p/i


PASSAGE
Family Church
"Reaching people where they are"

2020 NE 15 Street
PaNor George and Gainesville
Lady Michele Dix (352) 336-8686
Sunday Services:
8 a.m. - "Flying High" Morning Worship
9:30 a.m. - Sunday School
S11 asm. - Morning Glory Worship
& Children's Church
Wednesday Services:
12 noon - Noon Day Prayer
7 p.m. - Prayer & Bible Study
Youth Services:
7 p.m. Wednesday
7 p.m. Fourth Fridays
www.passageministries.org


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


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Worship
here
Call (386) 462-3355
ext. 9503
for more information.


New St. Mary Missionary
Baptist Church
13800 NE 158th Avenue, Alachua 32616
Rev. Daniel H. McNish, Pastor
Phone & Fax (386) 462-7129
Services: Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
MomingWorship 11 an-lst,2nd, 3rdSunday
Quarterly 11 am. 4th Sun. Birthday Rally
Service; Tuesday Evening 7 p.m.
Prayer Meeting & Bible Study


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Worship
here
Call (386) 462-3355
ext. 9503
for more information.


CHRISTIAN AMIYWORSHIP
CENTER AND BIBLE COLLEGE
Elder Cynthia Washington, Pastor'
220 NE First Avenue, P.O. Box 2187 ,
High Springs, FL 32655
Bible Study Wed� 7 p.m
Sunday - Pastoral Teaching 9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship lla.m.
Church: (386) 454-2367
Cell: (386) 878-9568


Christian 'Life ellowship
Assembly of God
Contemporary Worship/Minisity -AllAges
Sunday: SS 9:30 amWorship 10:30 am
Wed. 7 p.m./Children/Youth/Adults
19817 W..Newberry Rd. (4 mi. E. of
Newbeny, 4 mi. W. of Jonesville)
(352) 472-5433'
www.clfbest.org


� FTirst Baptist Church of Alachua
MPAf I iN One Block east of Main Street in Alachua
S-(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


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Worship
here
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ext. 9503
formore information.


1 Service Times
... Sunday 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
FA L " c H " Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
_,es Youth Service Wed. 7:30 p.m.
,lpacdi t of Senior Pastor's: Edwin & Angela Anderson
th the or" 386-454-1563
God www.impactfamilychurch.com
16710 NW US 441 * Between High Springs & Alachua


between the wisdom of the
Shepherd and the limited
understanding of the sheep,
the Good Shepherd still
exercises His direction and
will over the sheep. He .
doesn't do this by force.
Consider those wonderful
words of Psalm 23, "The
Lord is my Shepherd, I shall
not want. He makes me to
lie down in green pastures;
He leads me beside the still
water.. " How can the sheep
be led, rather -than driven,
when they're incapable of
rational conversation with
the Shepherd? Because it's
His voice they recognize!
It's the voice of The One
that the sheep know as their
protector, their provider,
their guide. and their
physician. In a relationship
With Christ, trusting in His
Word and following in His
steps are signs of belonging
to Him.


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INVITATION TO Bib
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The City of High Springs
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Peggy decided it would be.more Interesting to see the Potter.
. place than go back to the cabin. Hugging her bouquet close to
her heart, she started walking. After only a few steps, she came
to a bend 'n the road. Making the turn, Peggy found herself
standing in front of a big house.
Made of stones and logs, it didn't look like any house she
had ever seen.
It was more like the log cabin where the Jansen family was staying.
But the Potter place was much bigger than the cabin. The stones
in the house looked just like those on Mount Rushmore.
Across the front of the house was a long porch, From there,
a person could seethe entire mountain. Peggy thought It would
be a great place to sit and read or play checkers.
Looking up, Peggy could see that men were back at work.,
Some were on top of the mountain and others were strapped
into harnesses, hanging down where Mr. Lincoln's face would
be. Peggy wondered if one of them was her father.'


Classroom Extensions
Things to Think. About and Do -
A. Have you ever seen a wicker chair? What is a wicker
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B. Peggy chatted like a jay bird. Is there really a jay bird?
Look up the word "ornithology."


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In this story, Peggy Ann discovers a BIG surprise
when her father takes a job in South Dakota. Every
morning when she awakens, Peggy can see the face of
George Washington carved on the side of a mountain.
Spend a summer with Peggy, Old Mrs. Potter, the-
Keystone Boys and each day say, "Good morning.
Mr. President."


As -
Peggy
strained '
her eyes to see
the Keystone Boys,
she suddenly heard a very
loud voice ask, "Who are you?"
Peggy whirled around and saw a stem-looking woman
standing on the porch of the big house. Trying not to be afraid,
Peggy told the old woman her name.
The old woman didn't say anything for a moment. Then she asked
what Peggy.was doing in her yard. Peggy said she lived just up the
hill and had come to pick flowers.
The old lady looked at the flowers in Peggy's arm. Then she.
changed the tone of her voice and invited Peggy to come up on
*the porch. Peggy wasn't sure what to do. Thinking for a moment.
she thought it would be all right.
If Mrs. Potter started to hit her, Peggy knew she could outrun
an old lady.
Soon Peggy was seated in a big wicker chair with her bouquet
lying on a wicker table. Mrs. Potter introduced herself and poured
Peggy a glass of ice waten
From her chair, Peggy had a wonderful view of Mount Rushmore.
She thanked Mrs. Potter for inviting her up on the porch.
Then she said that her father was working on the head of
President Lincoln.
Like a jay bird, Peggy chatted and chatted. She told about driving
all the way from Nebraska. She talked about her mother and her
father and her brother, Mike. When she finished telling all about
herself, Peggy asked.Yrs. Potter if she knew how to play checkers.
Mrs. Potter laughed id said she hadn't played checkers in years.
She said she spent most of her time reading books. Peggy asked
where she got books to read. Mrs. Potter said she had her own
library and it had 2,000 books.
Peggy could not imagine that many books in someone's house.
They would fill a whole room. She wondered if Mrs. Potter had
,any books about the Presidents who were on the mountain. But
Peggy decided she had already talked too much. She would ask
that question on her next visit.

Author Kay Hively and Illustrator Billie Gofourth-Stewart are
both of Neosho, Missouri Produced in partnership with this
newspaper and the Missouri Press Foundation with support
from Verizon Foundation. Copyright 2002.


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GOOD THINGS TO EAT
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, Topping * Tractor Work
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Super Crossword

EIRE COLORING Answers to SUPER CROSSWORD on B5


ACROSS
1 Patrick of "A Clock-
work Orange"
6 Fog
11 Injurious
14 Hoover or Aswan
17 Mrs. Marcos
19 "Dreaming of You"
singer
20 Actress MacGraw
21 Significant years
22 Jim Henson creation
24. Unexpected success
26 Chemical ending
27 - gras
28 When Satie sweltered
30 Street talk
31 Ballyhoo
32 Salad veggie
36 Zoo attraction
37 "- Don't Preach" (86
hit)
40 Part of Q.E.D.
41 Fancy fabric
43 Clint Eastwood movie
49 AAA handout
52 Sault - Manie, MI
53 To boot
54 "- Angel" ('33 film)
55 Lurid Lugosi
56 Gumshoe.
57 Strained
58 Hogan's home
61 Asian capital
62 Ornery Olympian
64 Gangster's gun
65 "Rama - Ding Dong"
('61 tune)
66 "Emma" author
67 Self-possessed
72 Hutton or Tewes
75 Patriot James
76 Chum
77 Length x width
81 "Lou Grant" star
82 PC key
84 Constellation compo-
nerit
86 East ender?
87 Catty remark?
88 "Jumbo" set
89 Beige
90 Crone
91 Candy quantity
92 Hugh Masekela hit
98 Speculation


100 Soccer great
101 Help a hood
102 Lustrous
103 Ornamental shrub
105 Sleep in the woods
108 Roused
109 Charge
110 Fountain order
111 Medical grp.
114 United
116 John D. MacDonald
book or this puzzle's
theme
122 Bother
123 Presidential nickname
124 Singer Percy
125 Mouse or moose
126 King's handle ,
127 Crow's comment'
128 It may be eaten or
drunk
129 Utilize
DOWN
1 Ditka or Douglas.
2 So beit
3 Richard of "First
Knight"
4 Common street name
5 Uplift
6 Victory sign
7 TV ET
8 By means of
9 Yoko,-
10 Blows one's stack
11 Military center
12 Dryden's "-for Love"
13 Some engines
14 Bureau
15 Fight site
16 Actress Helgenberger
18 Perched on0
19 Haggard heroine
23 Bind
25 Czech river
29 Houston or Ritter
31 Contains
32 Auto acronym
33 Pound sound
34 June honoree
35 Japanese statesman
36 Nil
37 It's tossed with sauce
38 Behind
39 Cake helping
42 Chinese principle


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45 Pub vessel
46 Ordinary
47 "Whole - Love" ('69
song)
48 New Hampshire's state
flower
50 - vera.
51 Ache
55 Iraqi city
58 Blackboard
59 Unspoken
60 Cause a chuckle
61 Color
63 It needs to be threaded
66 Loud
68 "- the ramparts..."
69 Maestro Georg
70 In a stew
71 Fire wood?
72 It becomes ewe?
73 Lost
74 Nonconformist
78 Change for the better
79 Rub out
80 Dread
82 TV's "- John"
83 Organic catalyst
85 Carpet
88 Football's Aikman
92 Nonproprietary
93 "All Things Consid-
ered" network
94 Procure
95 Under the weather
96 Born
97 Chat
99 Walk in the woods,
102 Nobel, for one
1,04 It makes rye high
105 Pigeon English?
106 - Romeo
107 - cum laude
108 Way over yonder
109 Soared
110 - Guevara
111 Rope fiber
112 It should be square
113 Enya's "- Time"
115 Alias initials
117 Mr. Ziegfeld
118 Where goats gambol
119 Pitches
120 Cpl.'s superior
121 Tear


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(386) 418-4000
14024 NW U.S. HWY 441 * ALACHUA


PROFESSIONAL OFFICE
SPACE/BUILDING

FOR LEASE
1,500 sq. ft.
Partially furnished.
GREAT LOCATION
$1,000 per month

386-418-4000
Hwy 441 near Progress Corporate Park * Alachua, FL


it Street Ge LC * P Box 1990 Alachu FL 32616
Jim Shaw: 352.665.8570 or Phil Hawley:. 352.332.2600


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