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Title: Alachua County Today
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Place of Publication: Alachua
Publication Date: February 4, 2010
Copyright Date: 2010
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Future of High Springs city manager uncertain

Commission to negotiate contract terms Feb. 11
By TRACEY MCMANUS non-renew his contract had to notify Drumm of their intentions to determine whether Drumm's contract
Today Reporter within six months of its by Jan. 20 six months before it expires technically ends on July-20 or March. 9.


HIGH SPRINGS High Springs City expiration, the contract
Commissioners may have missed the shall be deemed renewed
deadline for enforcing any, changes into under the same terms and
City Manager James Drumm's expiring conditions..."
contract apart from ending it all together or City attorney Thomas
keeping it as is. Drumm Depeter said Tuesday
Drumm's four-year contract was signed this stipulation translates
on July 20, 2006 and states if "the city does to say if commissioners wanted to change
not notify [Drumm] of the intention to .any terms of the contract, they would have


July 20. Because they did not do so, the
contract's terms.automatically renewed and
can only be changed if Drumrn fully agrees
with the negotiated adjustments.
Commissioners scheduled a discussion
of possible changes to Drumm's $87,200
contract for the City Commission meeting
Feb. 11. At a workshop on the issue
Tuesday, commissioners were also unable'


Drumm began working for the city with
a two-year contract on March 9, 2004. By
March 2006 commissioners failed to end
or renegotiate Drumm's contract, so the
contract was automaticallyTenewed..
Commissioners finally addressed
Drumm's contract in July.2006 and renewed
it for four years but retro-dated the terms to
DRUMM:
Continued on page AS


named 2007 Business of the Year Alachua Chamber of Commerce


250


Softball world series means big


changes to Alachua rec center


AN , O DKX uuA-Aiacua Counrny loAay
L-R: Hal Brady and Earl Findley review renovation plans for the Hal Brady Recreation Complex for the Babe
Ruth 12 and Under Girls' Softball 2010 World Series. Alachua recreational play starts March 20 and the softball


world series will run Aug. 7-14.
By ALEX AUSTIN
Tuda\ Reporter
ALACHUA Seven months
away from the first crack of a bat,
renovations are well underway in
preparation for the Babe Ruth 12
and under Girls' Softball 2010 World
Series, which runs Aug. 7-14..


Grass infields have been torn out
and replaced with clay, and plans
have been drawn up to upgrade the
sidewalks and parking lot at the
Hal Brady Recreation Complex.
New bleachers, new dugouts, new
signs around the complex and new
backstops are on the wvayalong with
improvements to the press box and


concession stand.
Earl Findley, Santa Fe Babe Ruth
program president, is in charge of the
event. He and Hal Brady, Alachua
recreation director, have been
working on the event for more than
REC CENTER:
Continued on page A5


Commission blocked

from hearing


Fulwood's
Charter rules in policy
By TRACEY MCMANUS
Today Reporter
HIGH SPRINGS -
After a representative for
fired police lieutenant
Gordon Fulwood filed a
last-ditch effort to appeal
his termination to the High
Springs City Commission,
City Attorney Thomas
Depeter has responded with
a denial.
Police Benevolent


grievance
vs. charter conflict
Association representative
Rick Nelson filed a step
three grievance Jan. 26
for Fulwood to appeal
his. termination to the
city commission. Depeter
responded Tuesday in a
memo to commissioners
stating that under the High
Springs City Charter, the
city manager appoints and
dismisses employees and
FULWOOD:
Continued on page A4


Hawthorne's


finances still hazy


By ALEX AUSTIN
Today Reporter
HAWTHORNE
Three months into the job,
Hawthorne City Manager
Ed Smyth is finding no
shortage of work, and he's
fine with that.
"This is what I got into
this profession to do come
be a service to a community
and not just fight fires, but
to go in an4 actually do
something, go in and take
.on a problem and fix it."'
The biggest of those
problems is the city's


finances, which will be
the focus of an upcoming
commission workshop.
The commission didn't
decide on a date but agreed
to hold a workshop by the
end of the month to discuss
several financial policy
suggestions Smyth made in
his quarterly report.,
One thing the quarterly
report, which was issued
on Dec. 30, did not include
was a budget summary.
" Smyth said he didn't have
HAWTHORNE:
Continued on page A4


Small gesture t
STAFF REPORT
Alachua County Today
ALACHUA When
Alachua McDonald's
Manager 'Cindee Masters
returned a check dropped
bycustomerRedUnderhill. 'lfl
he appreciated it.
Just before f '!
Thanksgiving last year.
Underhill dropped an
envelope that contained
a check, an obituary for
Underhill's sister who
passed away days before
and a note, all to be mailed
to an insurance company.
Luckily for Underhill, the
check eventually made it into the hands
of Masters who used information in the
obituary to reach a family member of
Underhill.
Amazed by the lengths to which
Masters went to find Underhill,
he returned the favor in a big way.
Urfderhill presented a $50 bill and a
case of his own favorite butter pecan


gets big thanks Drug-free poster art contest

Theme: I Can Do Anything I believe, Become a Superstar


syrup to the manager just days later.
But his gratitude didn't end there.
After speaking with Masters, Underhill
learned that her hometown was
Chattanooga, Tennessee, birthplace of
the MoonPie and a place through which
Underhill frequently passes. Several
weeks after giving Masters the $50 bill,
Underhill returned to the McDonald's
with a case of MoonPies for Masters.


Special to
Alachua County Today
ALACHUA The Alachua/
Sherwood Oaks Neighborhood
Networks Center has five residents
entered in the SAHMA 2010 Drug-
Free Kid Poster contest.
The Center held its "Good Luck
Contestants" party on Tuesday,
January 26. The Center presents the
participants with certificates, a first-
or second-place ribbon and a prize.
The Center awarded fifth-grader
Gabriela Gonzalez with first place
in the fourth-through-sixth-grade L-R: E
category, so she received a $25 Mcfadde
Walmart gift certificate. Smith,
Ninth-grader Samuel Lindee
was awarded first place in the seventh-
through-ninth grade category, and seventh-
grader Julietter Smith took home second
place. They won $25 and $15 Walmart gift
cards, respectively.


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Alachua County Today file photo
Back row Mayor Burgess, Quantavlous
en, Samuel Lindee. Front row Juliette
Gabriela Gonzalez, leshiah Robinson.
There were also two participants in
the tenth-through-twelfth-grade level. The
Center awarded eleventh-grader leshiah
RIobinson first place with a $25 Wal-mart
gift certificate, and tenth-grader Quantavious
CONTEST:
Continued on page A4


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Alachua County Today (ISSN Information appearing Caraballo, Lani,
1534-7567) is published week- in this listing comes 10/21/1991, Petit theft, GPD
ly by Alachua Today, Inc., from the Alachua County Clark, John Thomas,
14804 Main Street, Alachua, Sheriff's Office daily jail 7/23/1960, Violation of pretrial
FL 32615. All material herein
is the ,property of Alachua log as provided to Alachua re Richard lease,GPDen,
County Today. Reproduction County Today. 6/12/1983, Damage criminal
in whole or in part is forbidden All individuals are mischief; burglary structure,
without the written permission presumed innocent until ASO
Postage puaidatAlachua, FLPeodi proven guilty. Individuals Clark, Ronald, 5/24/1991,
32616. listed on this page may be Sale of cannabis .within 1,000
., ,m ~ cited and released or placed feet of a school; possess drug
ST EACH US under custodial arrest. paraphernalia;RWOV, GPD
HOW TO REACH US Information provided Cruce, Heather,
Phone: (386) 462-3355 is believed to be accurate, 11/13/1982, DWLSR 2nd
Fax: (386) 462-4569 offense UPD
Email: editor@alachuatoday. however not guaranteed. Curryoffense, UPGary, 1/20/1983,
corn Most abbreviations have Sex offense; victim 12 years up
Mail: P.O. Box 2135, Alach- been left as provided to to 15 years, ASO
ua, FL 32616 maintain' the accuracy of Davis, Linda Joyce,
Office: 14804 Main Street, the log. 8/18/1957, DWLSR- Habitual
Suite 200 drug narcotic, GPD
Open Monday through Friday Last name, First name, Debose, Clyde,
9a.m.*to5I.mI DOB, Charges, Agency 12/19/1987, Battery, ASO
D- Dowda, Karl, 7/24/1969,
NEWSROOM Booking: February 2,2010 Battery, HSPD
1Managing Editor'Bryan Ausgood, Willie, Esser, Matthew Avery,
Boukari, editor@alachuato- 9/9/1972, Possess cannabis 5/4/1975, VOP- Petit theft,
day.comrn more than 20 grams, ASO ASO
,,Reporters: Alex Austin, Baker, Tansa, 3/23/1968, Fisher, Raleigh,
Tracey McManus, Nicole Possess. cannabis less than 5/29/1986, VOP; DWLSR
Crisp : .20 grams; possession drug Habitual; obstruct police VOP;
paraphernalia, GPD possess controlled substance,
Brown, Anthony, ASO
GRAPHICS 11/29/1990, FTA Driving Gibson, John W.,
without valid drivers license, 12/19/1963, VOP-
wGraphics Manager: Gail Lu- ASO conservation animals, ASO
parello, gail@alachuatoday. Brown, Anthony, Gordon, Clifton,
com 12/31/1972, VOP- Criminal 1/19/1976, Broward County
I mischief $1,000 or more, ASO DWLSR-Habitual, ASO
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Griffin, Thomas, Mills, Charley, 4/17/1968, Wilds,
11/26/1967, Simple battery, VOP- Criminal mischief, ASO Violation
GPD Norton, Jeffrey, stalking,,
Guthrie, Shane, 12/14/1973, DWLSR, ASO Williai
5/15/1987, FTA- DWLSR, ASO Oferrell, Justin, 11/7/195
Hall, Jennifer, 11/18/1991, 11/23/1990, VOP; marijuana funds unc
Aggravated battery, ASO possession; drug equipment Willial
Hart, Ernest, 10/16/1989, possession; VOP Petit theft 3/28/197
In house; VOP- Robbery, ASO 2nd degree 1st offense; animals
Hartage, Claudia L, VOP pretrial release ; simple pain, ASO
5/4/1944, VOP- DUI, ASO assault, ASO Willial
Higgins, Rodrick,, VOP- Rogers, Irvin, 3/6/1969, 9/2/198C
Larceny grand theft $300 to VOP; dealing in stolen simple
$5,000, ASO property; larceny $20,000 and firearm
Hill, Turley, 2/1/1955, VOP less than $100,000, ASO possess
DUI, ASO Ross, Arthur Lee, 20 gra
Howard, Michael, 12/29/1976, Petit theft, GPD parapher
2/29/1972, In transit, Rowe, Randolph, Willial
Jackson, Charles 3/13/1954, FTA- DWLSR 1st 9/25/197
4/2/1959, Possession Cannabis offense, ASO ASO
less than 20 grams; possess Sears, Ronald, 8/27/1973, Wilsol
drug paraphernalia; maintain In house; marijuana possession 5/30/198
drug vehicle, WPD less than 20 grams, ASO without
Jackson, Hiram, Tumarkin, Marie, York,
11/30/1961, Civil order, ASO 10/20/1958, Petit theft, GPD RWOV, G
Jordan, Stephanie, Tyson, Shari D., Zimm,
6/9/1966, FTA- DWLSR 2nd 3/25/1966, Fraud, false owner 12/12/19
offense, ASO info; pawn items less than permane
Koch, David,. 1/15/1988, $300; burglary/larceny; theft Zimmi
FTA; DWLSR; Civil order, ASO stolen property dealing, ASO 3/1/1975
Lazano, Gonzalo, Wade, Jason, 4/7/1987, less thai
10/17/1982, In house; FTA, Loitering/prowling; RWOV, drug p
DUI, ASO APD attach
Livingston, Karim, Walker, Herschel, DWLSR;
4/5/1976, FTA Fraud, ASO 7/12/1981, Duval County; writ vehicle; r
Martin, Shannon, bodily attack, ASO WPD
4/22/1986, VOP- burglary of a Ward, Linnet, 5/5/1968, In
dwelling unarmed, ASO house; Drug equipment and or For a
McNair, Khalid, use, ASO book
10/29/1979, Fail to stop at Watkins, Marco V., alac
crash involving injury; DWLSR, 4/25/1976, Out of county-
GPD Marion, ASO to


,John C., 7/26/1974,
domestic violence;
ASO
ms, Joanne,
54, 'VOP- insufficient
der $150, ASO
ms, Lisette T,
'2, Conservation
cause cruel death
)
ms, Terrance,
I, Aggressive assault;
battery; possession
by convicted felon;
cannabis less than
ims; posses drug
nalia; DWLSR, GPD
ms, Woodrow,
'7, Fugitive Georgia,
n II, James Davis,
!4, VOP- Drugs possess
prescription, ASO
Jason, 11/4/1973,
PD
erman, Ward,
157, Drive on
nt revoked, ASO
erman, Jeffery,
5, Possess cannabis
n 20 grams; possess
paraphernalia; DUI;
plate not assigned;
Fail to register motor
maintain drug vehicle,

additional jail
ing logs, see
;huacounty
)day.com."


Archery event to bring some


1,400 shooters to Newberry
By BRYAN BOUKARI an indoor archery training cash prizes," said Engh.
Today Reporter center, Engh said the ASA Shooters will be
NEWBERRY event will be held outside on practicing and qualifying
Newberry will be hosting some60-acres ofwoodlands Friday and Saturday. Major
an event like no other in its and trails that adjoin the competitions are set to begin
history .beginning Friday center. on Sunday,-Engh said.
This weekend will marka The Gainesville Sports Newber., has been
milestone for the Easton- Commission assisted filling the calendar for
Newberry Sports Complex the ASA in locating the the Easton-ew berry
as ome 1400 archer competition in Newberry. Sports Complex. On Feb.
s so are 1,400 archery to The ASA will be running 13th and 141, 4-H will be
participating in the Archery the event. Most of the hosting a statewide archery
Shooters Association's participants are expected tournament, which Engh
(ASA Easton Florida Pro/ to seek accommodations expects to bring .between
Am. The event will be the in Gainesville hotels and 200 and 300 children. 'In
first major event' hosted by others may connect their the weeks to follow, the
the City ofNe ,berry campers at the. Canterbury Florida Fish and Wildlife
Dough Enh Equestrian Showpjace in Commission.(F)VC) will be
executive director for the. Jone s. ..t ng a tio al Archery
,National Alliance for the "This event is going to" 'in Schools Program for area,
Development 'of A-rchery bririg about 1,400 shooters school children.
(NADA), said the annual and their families. The More information about
event has historically been entire complex is booked, .the complex can be found
held at the Gainesville the ball fields are being used at eastonnewberrysports
Raceway but was moved for parking and the gym will .complex.com
to Newbery because of house a tradeshow. # # .
the enhanced facilities now "Some of the top money E-mail editor@.
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Meetings & Events in the Heartlands


PUBLIC

MEETINGS
EArcher Meets the 2nd
and 4th Monday of each
month at 7 p.m. at City
Hall, 16870 SW 134 Ave.
*Alachua (City) Meets
the 2nd and 4th Monday of
each month at 6:30 p.m. at
City Hall.
nAlachua 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.
1Gainesville Meets
the 1st and 3rd Thursday
of each month at 1 p.m.
at City Commission
Chamber, 200. East
University Avenue.
uHawthorne Meets the
Ist 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.
ELaCrosse Meets the
2nd Monday of each month
at 7:30 p m. at Town Hall.
Mi canopy Meets the
2nd Tuesday of each month
at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.
*Ne\vberry Meets the
2nd and 4th Monday of
each month at 7 p.m. at
City Hall
uWaldo Meets .the 2nd
Tuesday of each month at
7 p.m. at Yerkes Center.
* The Kingdom Heirs,
one of,southern music's
top male quartets from
Dollywood, Tenn. will
perform in concert to
benefit missionaryworkin
Nicaragua' on Thursday,
Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. at the
Westside Baptist Church,
10000 West Newberry
Road, Gainesville. Tickets
are $10 per person and can
be purchased at the door.
For information, call 352-
317-4039, 386-496-3629
or 352-333-7000.
* Santa Fe Babe Ruth
Recreational League


Baseball is having sign-
ups until Feb. 19. Games
are played in Alachua
and High Springs. This
is a family-oriented
activity with new online
registration. Call 386-
462-9624 or go to santafe.
baberuthonline.com for
more information.
Alachua Elementary
Safety Patrol Fundraiser
Yard Sale will be held
Saturday, Feb. 6 from
8 a.m. to 12 noon in the
school parking lot (off
Hwy 441, child pick up
side). Set up is at 7 a.m.
Please RSVP to Heather
Russell,, 386-462-7817 or
gotklds@aol.com. Also,
feel free to call with any
questions.
m The Alachua
Historical Society is
hosting John Sikorsky for
his annual event with
the organization. He
will evaluate your items
on Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. at
the Hathcock Center in
Alachua. Admission is $2
with a $5 per item fee. Call
386-462-4001 for more
information.
a The Gainesville
Warrior Girls Fastpitch
Softball Organization
. will be holding tryouts for
the spring/summer 2010
season. Tryouts will be
for the 16U travel ball
team and will be held at
the Water Works Field
just north of Alachua on
Highway 441 on Feb 7 at 2
p.m. Please contact Coach
* Andrew Strickland at 352-
494-7562 or Coach Billy
Shiskin at' 352-258-8789
for additional information.
* Come meet "The Cat
in the Hat" at Gainesville
Pet Rescue on Saturday,
Feb. 6 from 10 a.m. to 5
p.m. located on Archer
Road next to Dogwood
Park. Pet Rescue will have
all kinds of cats and kittens
available for adoption.
There will be free "Cat in
the Hat" bookmarks and
Stickers given away as
well as Domino's Pizza for
lunch. Call 352-692-4773
for more information.
* Beyond the. Box
Ministry, is holding


their annual "Love
Conquers All" social and
a competition for the title
of Mr. and Miss "Love
Conquers All.. The social
will be held Feb. 12 at the
High Springs Civic Center.
The categories are Master
and Lil Miss Love Conquers
All ages 5-8 years old, Mr.
and Jr. Miss Love Conquers
All ages 9-12, and Mr. and
Miss Love Conquers All
ages 13 and up. Become
a contestant and begin
collecting donations toward
the ministry. There is a $25
minimum donation to enter
the contest. Winners will
be selected by the highest
amount of donations
collected. Deadline
for donations is Feb. 5.
Contact Elder Letha Miller
for more information at
386-462-7583. -
* Four Wishes Bridal
& More announces its
first Annual Wishes
for Dresses Drive. Four
Wishes is helping young
ladies realize their dreams
of attending their prom in
a beautiful gown. The shop
is accepting donations of
slightly used gowns. The
gowns will be given to,
deserving girls to wear,
who otherwise could not
afford to purchase a gown
on their own for their prom.
Coupons will be given
to area middle and high
schools to give to young
girls to redeem for the
donated gowns only at Four
Wishes Bridal.
Beginning Feb. 2, the
young ladies can stop by
Four Wishes Bridal located
at 240 N.E. 1st Avenue in
High Springs to pick out
a gown of their choice
from those that have been
donated. Recipients are
asked to have the gowns
dry cleaned and returned
so they can be forwarded to
other young ladies to wear.
If you would like to
donate a gown, just bring
the dress to a designated
drop off locations: Santa Fe
College, 3000 N.W. 83rd
Street, Bldg. D, Room 116,
Gainesville, Wednesdays
11:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m.
or Four Wishes Bridal


Tuesday, Friday 12:30 p.m.
- 4:30 p.m., Saturday 10
a.m. 3:30 p.m.
All gowns must be
in good condition, free
of stains and not be torn
in any way. Dates for
drop off are through Jan.
30. For information call,
386-454-4826, e-mail:
fourwishesltd@aol.com.
Gowns not used will be
donated to not-for-profit
organizations.
High Springs Area
AARP members will meet
at Oleno State Park on Feb.
11 for a day of fun, food
and enjoyment of the park.
Members will enjoy
a barbeque, fishing,
hiking and a tram ride
through parts of the park
not normally open to the
public.
Anyone over 50 years
old is invited to join the fun
but please bring a covered
dish and non chapter
members will be charged
.$5 to cover the cost of the
barbeque.
If you are interested
in going, please meet
at 10 a.m. in the Winn
Dixie' parking lot to car
pool to the park. For
more information, contact
Chapter President Dick
Williams at 386-454-4516.
The High Springs
Community Theater is
pleased to announce the
2010 season's opening
play: Agatha Christie's
"The Unexpected.
Guest." The play opens
Friday, Feb. 12 and runs
weekends through March
7, 2010. Tickets are
available online at www.
highspringscommunity
theater.com; at The
Coffee Clftch ii High'
Springs, 386-454-7593;


The Framery in Lake City,
386-754-2780; and at the
door. Show times are 8
p.m. Friday and Saturdays
and 2 p.m. Sunday with a
special "seniors" price on
Sunday. -
* New St. Mary
Missionary Baptist
Church will be having.
Pastor Daniel McNish 9th
Anniversary Banquet on
Saturday, Feb. 6 at 6 p.m.
at the High Springs Civic
Center in High Springs.
It will be oldie goldie
entertainment featuring all
the favorite groups from
yesteryears. Tickets are
adults/age 18 and up $20;
teenage/age 13-17 $10;
Children age 8-12 $5; and
under 8 are free. You may


contact any member of the
church or call Sis. Roberta
McNish at -386-496-0800,
Sis. Laura Butler at 386-
454-3765 or Minister
Emma, Lily at 352-495-
9975 for tickets.


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The following
information was'
compiled by Alachua
County Today staff
reporter Alex Austin.
Alachua
* Tarbarous Bayeon
Phillips, 32. of
Alachua, was arrested
on Jan. 27 on charges
of possession of a
controlled substance
with intent to sell.
according to an
Alachua Police report.
Police made contact
with Phillips at NW
133rd Terrace in
reference to an active
warrant. A search
revealed that Phillips
Swas carrying 2.6 grams
of crack cocaine, 0.6
grams of marijuana and
29 pills of Oxycodone
Hydrochloride. Phillips
also received additional
charges for being
within 1,000 feet of
a city park, worship
center and county
housing subdivision.

* Stephen Justin
Mccullum, 22, of
Gainesville, was
arrested Friday on
charges of driving while
license suspended or
revoked, according
to an Alachua Police


report. Mccullum was
pulled over for driving
70 mph in a 55 mph
zone. He told police
that he didn't have a
valid driver's license
and a records .check
revealed his license had
been suspended four
times. He was taken to
Alachua County Jail.


. Waldo
Waldo Police Department
did not report any arrests in
the past week.

High Springs
High Springs Police
Department did not report
any arrests in the past
week.


CITY OF ALACHUA

ANNUAL REPORT

"DOWNTOWN

REDEVELOPMENT

DISTRICT

The City of A!lchua Community
Redevelopment Agency has filed an Annual
Report on program activities accomplished
within its Downtown Redevelopment District
for Fiscal Year 2009 (October 1, 2008 -
September 30, 2009). A copy of this report
is available for public inspection, along
with preliminary financial statements at the
Alachua City Hall, 15100 NW 142nd Terrace,
Monday-Friday, 8 AM 4:30 PM. If you
have any questions regarding this item, please
contact Kathy Winburn, Director of Planning
and Community Development.

386-418-6120
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*iAWTHORNE: __
ontinuedfrom page A 1

myth trying to establish "firm
codified financial principles"
sufficient financial information to even put together
a budget summary.
At the commission meeting Tuesday, he said
he was still a few weeks away from completing a
detailed document.
In September, prior to Smyth's appointment as
city manager, the commissioners approved a budget
which, according to Smith, does not break down
spending into detailed categories,'leaving a lot of
guesswork as to where the money is supposed to go.
"I'm trying to get a detailed line-item budget
out so these guys [the commission] know where the
money is going," Smyth said.
In the meantime, he said he's.using his instincts
to make financial decisions.
"Sometimes it's a gut feeling," Smyth said. "You
just look at things, and you get a good feeling or a
bad feeling."
Smyth has made several financial policy
recommendations, including creating a cash reserve
policy, auditing of each city department and creating
a fund-transfer policy.
He wrote in the report, "An analysis of the
policies, ordinances and charter revealed that
Hawthorne was lacking firm codified financial
principles."
Mayor Eleanor Randall said the workshop will
help the city improve.
"This will give us a good idea of where we are
and what it will take to get us to the next level," said
Randall.
Before becoming Hawthorne's city manager,
Smyth served as deputy city manager of Leesburg,
a city of nearly 16,000 residents in Lake County.
He said the Hawthorne job has been much more
demanding.
"I had too many days in Leesburg where I'd sit
there, and I'd be returning e-mails or doing research
on the computer," Smyth said. "I'd be sitting there.
I'd be nodding off. I don't have to nod off here. I'm
way too busy. I like this. "

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FULWOOD:
Continued from page A1


the commission has no v
process.
According to the C.
November 2001, "Neith
Commission nor any of
shall in any manner,
appointment or removal
employee except the charte
The Charter also .states
manager when necessary s
suspend, demote or dism
employee under his jur
accordance with law and t
rules..."
However, the Hig
Personnel Manual dated
1998 conflicts with those
states, "An employee will
due process right of a pre-d
hearing prior to terminate
decisions must have the
of the city manager and apt
City Commission for adhe
process prior to announcer
decision or implementation
The Personnel Manu
to say, "If the grievance is
to the satisfaction of the em
review with city manager, t
may appeal to the City (


Commission barred from participating in


employee appointment or
voice in that The City Commission's decision will (
be final."
charter dated Although Depeter stated the D
er the City Charter trumps when there is a conflict
its members with the Personnel Manual, High p
dictate the Springs Police Chief James Troiano t
of any city outlined Fulwood's rights in reference s
r officers,.." to the Personnel Manual, not' the t
* "The city Charter, in his termination letter Dec. I
hall appoint, 28. Drumm later approved Troiano's I
iss any city motion to fire Fulwood Jan. 21. I
risdiction in Troiano writes, "You will remain I
he personnel on paid administrative leave until you d
have exhausted all of your grievance
gh Springs rights provided to you by. the City 1
November of High Springs Personnel Policy t
e rules and and Procedure Manual (Loudetmill w
be given the Hearing and Grievance to the City I
determination Manager)." I 1
on. All such According to High Springs .t
concurrence grievance procedures, a fired employee c
proval of the can appeal to their direct supervisor,
rence to due the department head and finally the city i
ment of final manager. I
n," In Fulwood's case, he already e
al continues appealed to High Springs Police Chief t
not resolved James Troiano, who is Fulwood's p
nployee after supervisor and department head, and
he employee to the city manager. The Policy Manual
Commission. clearly states he can now appeal to the


dismissal actions
City Commission, while the Charter
rules his appeal process ended with
Drumm.
In his memo, Depeter stated any
provisions in the Personnel Manual
that conflict with rules in the Charter
should no longer be valid. He cited
wo Florida law cases, Metropolitan
Dade County v. Metro-Dade Fire
Rescue Service District and Laborers'
international Union of North America,
Local 478 v. Burroughs to outline his
decision.
The Dade County case, ruled in
1991, states "Any ordinance passed by
he County Commission must comport
with the Dade County Charter." The
Laborers' International case, ruled
1989, states "a conflict exists when
wo legislative enactments cannot
;o-exist," and "the test of conflict is
whether 'one must violate one provision
n order to comply with the other."
Depeter interpreted this to say if the
employee were allowed to appeal to
he commission, it would violate the
provisions of the City Charter.
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Mcfadden won second place and a $15 where they compete against the other
Wal-mart gift certificate. 50 state winners of their age groups.
The Center awards are separate One poster from each age group is
from the SAHMA awards. All the chosen as the national winner.
posters are sent to compete against Volunteer artist Sonya Lindee
other contestants in their age group in helped the children get their ideas from
Florida. If the contestants win the state a standard sheet of paper to the large
competition, they are sent to NAHMA, poster board size. She also helped


them .with the painting by mixing
colors and showing them how to use
the paint brushes. Center officials said
Lindee was great with the children and
the Center was very glad she was able
to volunteer her time and knowledge to
make the event a success.
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Lopez is Archer's first African


American female mayor


Special to
Alachua County Today
ARCHER The Archer City Commission
set a new milestone recently by electing the
first African American female as mayor by
a unanimous decision. In 2002, Roberta
Lopez had the distinction of being the first
black female elected to the City Commission,
serving a four-year term,
and was elected again in
2008 for another four-year
term. Lopez served terms
as Vice Mayor in 2006 and,
2009.
The commissioner
turned mayor has been a
driving force behind the
Lopez restoration of the Archer
Civic Auditorium. Since
2007 she has shepherded the CivicAuditorium
project from a dilapidated structure used as
a garage by the City to a nearly completed
restored historic structure which will serve


the citizens of Archer and Alachua County as
a community center. Lopez was instrumental
in raising over $300,000 in private donations
and the award of $600,000 in grant funds.
Lopez also served in the Hillsborough
County United Way program and in
several positions in Hillsborough County
government culminating as the Community
Affairs Director. Other achievements
include recipient of the Eleanor Roosevelt
Award in 2003, awarded by the Democratic
Executive Committee of Alachua County
for outstanding dedication to the Democratic
Party of Alachua County. She is also the
recipient of the Ebony Appreciation Award
in 2004, the Santa Fe Community College
Women of Distinction Award in 2006, The
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Leadership and
Achievement Award in 2008 and she has
been recognized by the City of Archer for her
dedication and support of the restoration of
the Archer Community Center.
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REC CENTER:
Continuedfrom page Al Host families needed for softball girls


a year. Brady said between renovations,
transportation and other costs, the price
tag for the event is" about $140,000
to $160,000. Various businesses,
individual donors and government
entities from Alachua, High Springs
and Gainesville have come together to
contribute money and in-kind donations
for the park.
"I think it's going to be big big
for the -community and the kids,"
Findley said. "It's a once-in-a-lifetime
event for most all of the kids that are
participating."
Findley and Brady have held
meetings every two weeks with the goal
of getting most of the renovations done
for the March 20 start of the Alachua
recreational league. Brady said things
are going well and the park renovations
are on schedule.
The goal is to make this the biggest
Babe Ruth Softball World Series ever
and match the size of the boys' Babe
Ruth Baseball World Series Alachua
hosted in 1992, Brady said. He said
bringing in that many people to the city
will help local restaurants, hotels, gas


stations and other businesses..
"We hope we're going to help
everybody in this community in
Alachua, High Springs and Gainesville,"
Brady said.
The 10-team tournament will consist
of teams from around the country. At
least two of the teams will be from
Florida; the host team and the Florida
state champion automatically qualify.
One way people can help locally is
by serving as a host family for two of
the 11- to 12-year-old girls from Aug. 5
to Aug.15. Findley needs a total of 70
host families. Several local churches and
the City of Alachua staff have stepped
up to host entire teams, but many host
families are still needed.
University of Florida softball coach
Tim Walton will be the keynote speaker,
and Findley said he's hoping 'to get
Governor Charlie Crist to attend.
Wal-Mart, Coca-Cola, Domino's,
Santa Fe Ford and SunState Federal
Credit Union arieifvihg as corporate
gold sponsors.

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CDoR :pageAl Coughlin and Travis take opposing views on city manager performance


also apply to those previous
four months Drumm had
worked since the contract
expired that March.
-Now that Drumm's
contract is set to expire
this year, it is unclear
if the reference date is
March 9 or July 20. Either
way, commissioners did
not notify Drumm about
negotiations six months
prior to either date, so
changes to his contract
can only be enforced with
Drumm's agreement.
Under the current
terms, commissioners
would still be able to fire
Drumm at any point during.
the contract, but Drumm
would be entitled to a six-
month severance package
from the date he is notified.
At Tuesday's workshop,
commissioners hinted at


coming to an agreement
about contract terms before
the earlier date of March 9.
Although commissioners
discussed the technicalities
of severance pay in
terminating Drumm
for more than one hour
Tuesday, the only term
commissioners specifically
suggested changing was
the length of Drumm's
contract.
"I've been fortunate
enough to be on this
, commission with Jim
for five years, and every
evaluation we've done'
from the total commission
has been above average and
excellent,"' Commissioner
Larry Travis said. "I'm not
sure four years is where
we're going, but I'd like to
see Jim stay with us."
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Coughlin was not as
flattering in his comments
but also suggested a shorter
contract term for Drumm.
Coughlin said when he was
elected to the commission
he received hostility from
fellow commissioners and
Drumm and questioned
Drumm's personal views
with city business.
"The question for
me and the question for
the city at large is we as
a community, we were
heading in one direction
pretty hard, and the
community spoke out really
clearly about changing that.
direction," Coughlin said,
referring to the victory of
two new commissioners
over two incumbents
during November's, city
commission election.
"So the question for me
is during this next period of
time.. .because for someone
in your role they must be:
Completely apolitical, and
I think that's the challenge
for you in the next period...
can you do as good a job for
this commission as you can
for the (past) commission?"
Coughlin asked Drumm.


In his comments,
Coughlin pointed at several
controversies that have
arisen in the last few years
of Drumm's management
of the city. He mentioned
the wrongful termination
of Ginger Travers in 2008
from the police department,
who was awarded damages
in arbitration; the current
termination of former'
lieutenant Gordon Fulwood
and the grievances ,filed
with the city as a result;
the Pigg property owned
by the city that will cost
High Springs thousands
of dollars in the process
of selling it; as well as
complaints from citizens
about hostility from
Drumm and his failure to
follow through with certain
business.
Travis adamantly
disagreed with Coughlin
and criticized his blaming
of the previous group of
commissioners, i which
Travis was 'a member of,
for current problems in-the; .
city.
"It's a sad state of
affairs that you take a
personal attack when you


feel you were mistreated,"
Travis said, to Coughlin.
"Just as many people say
they appreciate what Mr.
Drumm has done from
around the county and
around the state. I think
it's ridiculous and very
unprofessional."
But with negotiations
of his contract approaching:
Feb. 11, Drumm said
he would be open to
certain changes to his
contract, especially since
commissioners only
suggested changing the .
length of his contract
Tuesday. He acknowledged


that since changes can only
be made with his approval,
the commission can give
him an ultimatum of
agreeing with amendments
to the contract or accepting
"termination.
"If the commission is
looking to enact change,
I think we can come to an
agreement," Drumm said.
"A lot of the [complaints]
brought up may be rumors,
and it's hard to follow
rumors."
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alachuatoday.com .


NOTICE OF PUBLIC

MEETING

CITY OF HAWTHORNE

PLANNING AND ONING

BOARD

EVALUATION AND

APPRAISAL OF

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

On Tuesday, February 9th at 5:30pm at
6700 SE 221st St. Hawthorne, FL, the
Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public
meeting regarding the evaluation and appraisal
of the City of Hawthorne Comprehensive
Plan, which is conducted once every seven
years to determine needed amendments to the
overall plan. This official "Scoping" meeting
will be held to determine major issues that
the Evaluation and Appraisal Report (EAR)
will address. The meeting will be open to
the public and interested parties may appear
to be heard regarding the proposed action. A
copy of the Comprehensive Plan is available
for public inspection at Hawthorne City Hall
at the above mentioned address and at www.
cityofhawthorne.net.
(Published: Alachua County Today -
February 04, 2010)


NOTICE OF INTENT TO USE
UNIFORM METHOD OF,
COLLECTING
NON-AD VALOREM
ASSESSMENTS


The City of Alachua, Florida (the "City")
hereby provides notice, pursuant to section
197.3632(3)(a), Florida Statutes, of its intent
to'use the uniform method of collecting annual
non-ad valorem special assessments to be levied
within the incorporated area of the City, for
the cost of providing stormwater maintenance
services; facilities and programs for the Fiscal
Yearbeginning on October 1,2010 and continuing
thereafter. The City will consider the adoption of
a resolution electing to use the uniform method
of collecting such assessments authorized by
section 197.3632, Florida Statutes, at a public
hearing to be held at 6:30 p.m. on February
22, 2010 in the Municipal Complex; City Hall,
15100 Northwest 142nd Terrace, Alachuah
Florida. Such resolution will state the need for
the levy and will contain a legal description of
the boundaries of the real property subject to the
levy. Copies of the proposed form of resolution,
which contains the legal description of the real
property subject to the levy, are on file at the City
Manager's office in City Hall, located at 15100
Northwest 142nd Terrace, Alachua, Florida. All
interested persons are invited to attend.

In the event any person decides to appeal any
decision by the City with respect to any matter
relating to the consideration of the resolution at
the above-referenced public hearing, a record
of the proceeding may be needed and in such
an event, such person may need to ensure
that a verbatim record of the public hearing is
made, which record includes the testimony and
evidence on which the appeal is to be based. In
accordance with the Americans with Disabilities
Act, persons needing a special accommodation
or an interpreter to participate in this proceeding
should contact the City Clerk's Office at (386)
418-6100, at least two (2) days prior to the date
of the hearing.
(Published: Alachua County Today January 21, 28,
February 04, 11, 2010)


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Fulwood slams lawsuit on High Springs


By TRACEY MCMANUS
Today Reporter
HIGH SPRINGS -
Former.High Springs police
lieutenant Gordon Fulwood
filed a lawsuit against the
city Friday for what he
said were frivolous and
retaliatory actions taken
against him by Police Chief
James Troiano.
Fulwood is accusing
Troiano of launching three
unwarranted investigations
and disciplines against him,
which ultimately led to his
termination from the police
department, according to
the court document filed
with Alachua County.
Public records obtained
by Alachua County Today
show investigations were
launched in July, Auust
and December, against
Fulwood. *', -4
On Jan. 21,: City
Manager James Drumm
approved Troiano's motion
to fire Fulwood after he
was accused of using his
authority to confront an
Alachua police officer
about a personal issue and
for obtaining confidential
police information in that
matter. In his lawsuit,
Fulwood alleges Troiano
acted in retaliation against
him when Fulwood filed
four complaints with


Drumm about Troiano on
Nov. 2 and Nov. 6. The
- city would not provide the
complaint documents citing
an exemption to public
records laws, but according
to the civil suit documents
the complaints date to early
2009.
Although Troiano
launched two of Fulwood's
three investigations before
Fulwood ever complained
to Drumm, the disciplines
for each investigation were
delivered Nov. 9, Dec. 17
and Jan. 21.
"I filed the complaints
against Troiano not in
response to me being
under investigation but in
response to me having the
realization that I knew they
were going to fire me and
that I no longer had a job or..,
career to protect," Fulwood.:
said Tuesday. "There are
specific reasons and fears
of why I did not file those
complaints early on when
Chief Troiano actually
committed the infractions,
but that has been discussed
with my attorney, and
I've been instructed not to
comment. But there were
specific reasons why. I did
not report them earlier."
The suit also claims
Troiano violated Fulwood's
due process rights when
he sent an email to city


employees Dec. 28 stating
Fulwood had been fired.
Only the city manager has
the authority to hire or fire,
and at the time of the email
Drumm had not yet given
'a decision on Troiano's
motion to fire Fulwood.
Fulwood's attorney,
Marie Mattox of
Tallahassee, is requesting
damages in excess of
$15,000 on Fulwood's
behalf, although the exact
amount is not specified.
The prosecution is also
requesting a jury'trial to
award compensation for
attorney costs and damages-
inflicted as a result of these
investigations.
The first investigation
was launched against
Fulwood in July when police
department dispatcher
Lindsay Powell alleged
Fulwood said her husband
"needs to get off his ass and
get a friggin' job." Troiano
then hired Gainesville
Police Department Sgt.
Jorge Camposto investigate.
Through interviews, one
witness corroborated
Powell's accusation while
two other witnesses denied
hearing the comment.
Fulwood has
adamantly denied making
the statement, but he was
disciplined with a 40-hour
unpaid suspension Nov. 9.
In the appeal procedures
that followed, Fulwood
accused Troiano of violating
his -due process rights
during the investigation
for not specifying which
specific section of the police
department directives he
violated.
Fulwood was then put
on paid administrative leave
Oct. 29 after the incident
about his confrontation of
an Alachua police officer
was launched in August.
Troiano rehired Campos to
investigate claims Fulwood
acted inappropriately when
he approached Alachua
Police Officer Adam- Joy
in early 2008 while he was
acting as interim 'police
chief before Troiano joined '
the department.
After Campos
interviewed all officers


involved, Troiano
concluded Fulwood was
"angry, loud, unprofessional
and argumentative" when
he interrogated Joy about
accusations Fulwood's son
was seen in a well known
drug area in Alachua.
The investigation into
Fulwood's confrontation
with Joy lasted from August
to January and led to his
termination Jan. 21.
But while still on
administrative leave,
Troiano launched a third
investigation into Fulwood
Dec. 8 about the cleanliness
of his patrol car. Troiano
concluded Fulwood acted
improperly when he found
dirt and droppings of
chewing tobacco within the
car.
He was disciplined
with a written warning
Dec. 17, which Fulwood
called excessive since other
officers are given verbal
instructions to clean their
cars when they are found to
be dirty.
Fulwood is now
the second fired High
Springs Police Department
employee to sue the city in
two years. Former police
dispatcher Ginger Travers
sued the city in 2008 after
she said Troiano wrongly
called for her termination
from the department where
she worked since 1981. In
January, an arbitrator agreed
and ordered the city to pay
for all wages lost since she
was fired and to reinstate
her with seniority at the
department.
With Fulwood's
.lawsuit filing Friday, he
said he recognizes the
angst brought upon the city
with his lawsuit but that
his motives are now about
clearing his name.
"I am sincerely
sorry to the community
that it has come to this,"
Fulwood said. "But once
the personal attacks on my
character, integrity and
professionalism began Iwas
left with no other choice but
toidefeid myself." "
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By ALEX AUSTIN
Today Reporter
Newberry The
Newberry Cooperstown
Dreams Park remains one of
five candidates competing
to receive money from
a potential two-percent
increase on hotel bills, *also
known as a bed tax.
The county commission
is scheduled to hold a public
meeting on March 2 to vote
on the increase that would
raise the bed tax from three
percent to five percent, but
hasn't set a date to decide
which project, or projects,
will get the money.
The other four projects
are more Gainesville-
centric. They include
construction of a county
fairground in east
Gainesville, construction
of the Cade Museum for
Innovation and Invention,
expansion of the Martin
Luther King, Jr. Sports
Complex and construction
of a conference -center in
downtown Gainesville.
The Newberry baseball
park has the best chance to
increase the value of each
percent ofbed tax, according
to Roland Loog, the tourist
development director.
It also has broad support
from the commissioners,
but they are hesitant to put
all their eggs in one basket.
"I'm persuaded that the


Newberry project is a good
one and should receive some
portion of the two percent, if
we move forward with it,"
Commissioner Mike Byerly
said at a Tuesday meeting.
"The real question is how
much of it."
The amount approved.
for Newberry will determine
how long it will take to pay
off the loan.
Jay Glover, of Public
Financial Management, said
it would take eight years
to pay off the loan, if the
county approved revenues
from the full two percent.
If they only approved 1.2
Sof that 2 percent, it would
take 20 years to pay off, but
enough money would be left
over to potentially cover one
of the other four projects.
Newberry City
Manager Keith Ashby
and Commissioners
Joe Hoffman and Lois
Forte represented the
city at Tuesday's county
* commission meeting. They
urged the county to support
the Newberry project and
strike while the iron is hot.
"The longer you wait,
the more you put this off,
the more we're going to lose
out on this as a community,"
Hoffman told county
officials.
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The Americans with
Disabilities Act (ADA) was
signed into law in 1990. -This
article .addresses the laws
surrounding marked ADA
parking spaces. Florida
Statute (FS) 553.5041 defines
the. spot must be clearly
marked by a sign 84 inches
off the ground reading,
"Parking by Disabled Permit
Only," and "Penalty for Use."
When an entity allows
public parking, they must


A message from the desk of

Sheriff Sadie Darnell

The Americans with Disabilities Act


designate accessible parking.
This parking is typically the
easiest means of ingress and
egress to the business. An
accessible space has room
for the vehicle and additional
space on one side or the other
that serves as an access aisle.
This aisle is specifically
designed to allow individuals
using wheelchairs, electric
scooters, or other mobility
devices room to exit or enter
their vehicle. Van accessible


spots must have an aisle of
eight feet to allow for ramps
and lifts. The specific number
of handicapped spaces and
size is based on the total
number available parking
spots.
FS 316.1955 addresses
enforcement of accessible
parking. This statute makes
stopping, standing or
parking a vehicle within, or
obstructing any specially
designated or marked parking


space unlawful. This includes
the access isle by parking a
vehicle within any part of it or
obstructing the curb cut. How
often have you seen carts left
or motorcycles parked in
the striped off portion of the
parking space? This statute
clearly prohibits these actions.
Violators are subjectto the
same penalties imposed for
illegally parking in the space.
The fine for this citation starts
at $169!
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Darryl
Dewayne
Whitehead
Black Male,
01/03/1982
6'2", 180 Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Aggravated
Battery with a
Deadly
Weapon


Eric
McCreary
Black Male,
02/26/1971
5'8", 175 lbs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery


Mark
Joseph
Justice
White Male,
04/25/1988
5'7", 165 Ibs
Brown Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
VOP -
Possession of
a Controlled
Substance with
out
Prescription


Tiffani
Samantha
Boykin
Black
Female,
5'06",
2/12/87
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Theft


Reginald
Leon
Morris
Black Male,
06/30/1964
6'1", 305 lbs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
VOP Driving
While License
Suspended .
Habitual
Offender,
Driving While
License
Suspended


.Kennein
Jamal
Sherman
Black Male,
5'09",
5/23/88
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Resisting
Arrest W/O
Violence


Jesus
Gonzalez-
Rojo
Hispanic
male, 6'00",
5/5/78
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery,
Contributing to
the
delinquency of
a minor


Henry J.
Jackson
Black Male,
6'03",
7/15/68
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Resisting
arrest without
violence


Lee
Daniels
Black Male,
5'09",
11/23/1985
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery,
Driving while
License
Suspended


Wannell
Guyton
Black Male,
6'02",
7/13/1990
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Cocaine
possession


Neil
Burke
Naglee
White Male,
9/9/1988
5'09", 150bs
Brown Hair,
Blue Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Battery,
Possession of
Drug
Equipment and
or Use


Ishmael
Daniels
Black Male,
5'09",
10/12/1987
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Possess Drug
Equipment


Dwayne D.
Banton
Black Male,
7/26/1986
5'04", 1401bs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Trespassing
(2X)


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Cohen
Black
Female, 5'5",
5/3/1989
Blonde Hair,
Hazel Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
Fraud/ Swindle


Tyrone
Lamont
Miller
Black Male,
11/19/1973
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
DWLSR (3X)


Diontrey
Whitfield
Black Male,
6/29/1983
5'10",
180Ibs
Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Currently
wanted for:
DWLSR (2X)


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Callers are eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
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B2 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY RELIGION THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 04, 2010


The Three Magi


We are in the Epiphany Season, which
is also called the Manifestation of Christ to
the Gentiles. This season is the celebration
of the appearance of Jesus, the Christ, our"
Saviour and Redeemer, to the world, Jan.


6 has been set aside as its feast
day and it was done to rival a
pagan holiday, which is also the
reason that Christmas was set to
Dec. 25. Although Epiphany is
the Manifestation of Christ to
the Gentiles, the Jews also had
a part in this revelation. The
shepherds that were the first
to be shown this miracle were
Jewish and then they spread
the word to the surrounding
countryside, all Jewish families.
The Gentiles who were shown
the miracle birth of the Christ-
child were the three magi.


He lived only three generations from the
time of our Lord and would have a better
understanding of the life and doctrine of
Christ.


THE VEN. JOHN E.
PLEASURE
All Saints Anglican
Church, Gainesville.
A parish of the
Christian Episcopal


This includes the writings of Cl
one of the early Church Fathers,
Saint John Chrysostom who lived from
347 to 407 A.D. and was the Archbishop of
Constantinople. He is also considered one
of the greatest of the early Church Fathers.


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In his writings we're
given some insight on this
revelation of Christ to the
Gentiles. The three Kings
or wise men were from the
orient, from Persia. They
weren't Jewish, so they
wouldn't have any. of the
knowledge of the sayings
of the Jewish prophets that
foretold of a Messiah. These
men were led by a star,
some kind of astronomical
phenomenon, to the exact
place where Jesus was
laying in a manger. Saint
Chrysostom says that the star.
they followed was truly a
manifestation from God, so it


could've been an angel appearing as a star,
because with God, all things are possible.
Now, the Persians have always been
familiar with the stars, but this one was


so spectacular that they realized this was
something more than a natural occurrence;
it had to have been of a divine nature. He
also pointed out that this star didn't act like
the other heavenly bodies that go across
the sky from east to west; it moved from
north to south and was visible during the
day. When the magi neared Jerusalem, the
star disappeared, so they had to ask King
Herod, "where is he that is born King of
the Jews? Herod consulted with his wise
men and scribes and they told him that the
Christ would come from Bethlehem.
After they left Herod, the star then
reappeared and led them the rest of their
way to Jesus Christ. Saint Chrysostom
writes that the magi needed to find out from
the Jews that this event was foretold in the
Jewish prophecies. It was also necessary
to give them this vision of the star so that
they couldn't deny it-they hadn't had
any previous dealings or visions from
God. Through the workings of the Holy
Spirit the magi were slowly brought closer
to God during their journey, so they'd
ultimately understand the revelation that
they were moving toward.


-During all of those miles south on their
journey, God was speaking to the magi,
through the Holy Spirit, helping them
realize they were in communication with
the one true God. This is an example of
how the Holy Spirit works in the lives of
Christians, bringing us closer to Him, not
forcing Himself upon us, but gently and
lovingly guiding us into relationship with
Him. So, when the magi finally arrived at
the point under where the star had stopped,
they knew that this was the child that was
"born King of the Jews." ..
The Christian soul is guided by the
Holy Spirit into communion with God so.'.
that our faith is strengthened and we know
beyond a shadow of a doubt that JeSus
Christ is the Redeemer and Saviour of all
mankind. It's only through the Christian
relationship with Jesus that the Gentild.
is given the gift of eternal life. It is only',
through our relationship with Christ that we'
are allowed to be in the presence of God,
glorifying Him forever in the company of
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The Heartland Community Places of Worship


Alachua church of Christ
14505 NW 145thAvenue
Sunday Bible Classes 9:30 a.m.
Assembly at 10:30 am. .
Evening Service 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Class 6:30 p.m.
Minister Doug Frazier
(386) 462-3326


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


List your Place of
Worship
here
Call (386) 462-3355
^e' 9503
for more information.


HIGH SPRINGS CHURCH
OF 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 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


S Assembly of God
Located at 14200 NW 148th Place
Downtown Alachua
www.riveroflifeassembly.org


alilSaintg anglitan C)burtd)
Apaishqf&h GidnnpisFpxOnuch
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. Church 10:30 a.m.
and other special services as announced.
8100 SWArcher Road (Shrine Club)
(352) 317-5757 www.AllsaintsXnEC.org

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

High Springs Seventh-day Adventists
230NW IstAu-,.
Bible Study: S i F rri.
Divine Worship
Sat. In 4. afr,
Mid-Week: Tut. 7 p rn
Youth: Sat. 9:1. ,rn
Pastor: Anthor r., I.d
(386)454."tr,o


List your Place of
Worship
here
Call (386) 462-3355
ext. 9503
for more information.


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
Reaching
the lost at
ANY cost and
Sustaining the
Saints behind
the cross.
Services:
Every Sunday at 11 a.m.
Bible Study:
Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
at
Quality Inn of Alachua
15960 NW US Highway 441
Alachua, Florida
Elders Nyron and LaShandra Jenkins

First United Methodist
Church of Alachua
14805 NW 140th Street 462-2443
Pastor Dr. Adam Zele
JeffVan Valey, Youth & Children's Minister
Worship, 10:45 am.
Sunday School 9:45 am.
www.alachuafirstunitedmethodist.org


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

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)
7hme.: PUSH-PryUunameAi Hqpsvm


AFirst Baptist Church of Alachua
IMPAC I IG One Block east of Main Street in Alachua
as .....s Eswsa-. (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!


J PASSAGE
Family Church
Reaching people where they are"
2020 NE 15 Street
Pastor Ge.:,rgc and Gainesville
Lady Michele Dix (352) 336-8686
Sunday Services: '
8 a.m. "Flying High" Morning Worship
9:30 a.m. Sunday School
11 a.m. 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 =""1
7 p.m. Fourth Fridays -
www.passageministries.org


List your Place of
Worship
here
Call (386) 462-3355
ext. 9503
for more information.

Miracle Word
of Faith Min. Inc.
3809-A E. University Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32641
Pastors Apostle Elect Dr. Donald L Kelly
& Pastor Dr. Queen Horne-Kelly
The church where everybody is somebody.
Church order of Services Every Sunday
Sunday School 10 a.m.
Morning Service 11 a.m.
Bible Study & New Beginners Class -
Wednesday Night 7 p.m.
Friday Night Live & Prayer Service 7 p.m.
4th Sundays 11 a.m. Youth Day Service
Outreach Ministries
Jail & Prison Ministries Evangelism Outreach
Food Outreach Clothing for the Needy
Marriage & Singles Counseling
Praise Dance Lessons (Adult/Youth)




List your Place of
Worship.
here
Call (386) 462-3355
ext. 9503
for more information.


.#eoadn jAe Box
Odbnsi v n 6ttiat, 9 nc.
Elder Cynthia Taylor, Pastor
has moved to a new location
530 N. Main Street, High Springs, FL
(behind Hardees)
Bible Study Wed. 7 p.m
Sunday Pastoral Teaching 9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship 11a.m.
Church: (386) 454-2367
Cell: (386) 878-9568


cehristian life fellowship
Assembly of God
Contemporay Worship/Minisy -AllAges
Sunday: SS 9:30 a.m/Worship 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


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.; Tuesday:
YSB 7 p.m. Wednesday: Outreach
Fellowship Dinner 6 p.m.; General Prayer
Service 7:30 p.m.
13220 NW 150thAvenue,Alachua
Pastor WllieJ. McKnight, Sr. 462-2549


Service Times
IC Sunday 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
R CH Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
Youth Service Wed. 7:30 p.m.
i Senior Pastors: Edwin & Angela Anderson
386-454-1563
www.impactfamilychurch.com
16710 NW US 441 Between High Springs & Alachua


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Notice of Public Hearing
City of Archer
February 15th 2010
7:00 pm


The City Of Archer will
. hold a public hearing at
the City Hall Commission
Chambers on the 15th of
February at 7:00 pm. The
purpose of this meeting
is to take public comment
on the second phase
of the renovation of the
Archer Community Center
and the application by.
the City Of-Archer for a
Community Facilities Grant
offered by the USDA Rural,
Development. This grant
will help to fund phase two
of the renovation of the
Archer Civic' Auditorium
and Community Center.
Among items for
discussion at this meeting
will be the economic and
environmental impacts of
the Community Center
Project along with service
areas and other areqs of
concern. All interested
individuals are invited to
attend this Public Hearing
and be heard.
If any accommodations are
needed for persons with
disabilities, please contact
.Archer City Hall (352) 495-
2880,(voice) or (352) 495-
9337 (tdd).
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S. .04, 2010)
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE:
A-1 AUTO REPAIRS OF
ALACHUA INC gives
Notice of Foreclosure of
Lien and intent to sell these
vehicles on 02/23/2010,
10:00 a.m. at 14515 NW
PEGGY RD, ALACHUA,
FL 32615-5449, pursuant
. to subsection 713.78 of the.
Florida Statutes. A-1 AUTO
REPAIRS OF ALACHUA
INC reserves the right to
accept.or reject any .and/
or all bids.

2C1 MR2466M6781103
1991 CHEVROLET

(Published: Alachua
County Today February
04,2010)
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
OFTHE EIGHTH
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN
AND FOR ALACHUA
COUNTY, FLORIDA

CASE NO: 09-CA-5288-J

GREEN TREE
SERVICING, LLC,
7406 Fullerton Street,
Suite 201
Jacksonville, Florida
32256.

Plaintiff,


I ALBERTA WILLIAMS, 1 Dated: January 27, 2010


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"Think about it as long
as we get the same.
amount for the car as we
would at auction
why would I care who
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consumer. "
-Jason Dillon,
Used Car Sales Manager
Wade Raulerson Honda


"With the bankruptcy of
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"Since the 137 vehicles
must be disposed of, we can
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we have to insist that all sales
be concluded by 5:25pm.
That way we have enough
time to prepare the paper-
work and get the remaining
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IF LIVING, BUT IF
DECEASED,
THE UNKNOWN HEIRS,
DEVISEES, GRANTEES,
ASSIGNEES,
CREDITORS, LIENORS,
AND TRUSTEES OF
ALBERTA WILLIAMS,
DECEASED, AND ALL
OTHER PERSONS
CLAIMING BY,
THROUGH,
UNDER, AND
AGAINST THE NAMED
DEFENDANTS,
FLOYD H. JOHNSON,
PEARLIE M. JOHNSON,
and
E SALIMI TARI DBA SUN
CITY AUTO SALES,

Defendants

NOTICE OF SALE

NOTICE 'IS HEREBY
GIVEN THAT, pursuant to-
Plaintiffs Final Summary
Judgment of Foreclosure
entered in' the above-
_captioned action, I will sell
the property situated in
Alachua County, Florida,
described as follows, to wit:

LOT 2, CENTURY OAKS,
ACCORDINGTOTHE PLAT
,THEREOF RECORDED
IN PLAT BOOK. U, PAGE
59, OF THE PUBLIC
RECORDS OF ALACHUA
COUNTY, FLORIDA,
TOGETHER WITH THAT
CERTAIN 2001, 60 x 28
'PALM HARBOR MOBILE.
HOME, SERIAL NUMBER
PH0913132ABFL

at public sale, to the highest
and best bidder, for cash in
the, lobby of the Family
and Civil Justice .Center.
201 East University
Avenue. Gainesville.
Florida 32601, at 11:00
AM (EST), on the 25th day
of February, 2010.


Is/J.K. Irby
Clerk of the Circuit Court

By: /s/ Julia Rogers
Deputy Clerk

Timothy D. Padgett, Esq.'
Bar No.: 990558
Timothy D. Padgett, P.A.
2878 Remington Green
Circle
Tallahassee, Florida >'
32308 '
Ph: (850) 422-2520
Fax: (850) 422-2567

IF YOU ARE A PERSON
CLAIMING A RIGHT TO
FUNDS. REMAINING
AFTER THE SALE, YOU
MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH
THE CLERK NO LATER
THAN 60 DAYS AFTER
THE SALE. IF YOU FAILTO
FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL
NOT BE ENTITLED TO
ANY REMAINING FUNDS..
AFTER 60 DAYS, ONLY
THE OWNER OFRECORD
AS OF THE DATE OF THE
LIS PENDENS MAY CLAIM
THE SURPLUS..

IF YOU ARE A PERSON
WITH A DISABILITY
WHO NEEDS ANY
ACCOMMODATION IN
ORDER TO PARTICIPATE
IN THIS PROCEEDINGS
YOU ARE ENTITLED.,
AT NO COST TO YOU,
TO THE PROVISION OF
CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.,
PERSONSS WITH A
DISABILITY WHO NEED
ANY ACCOMMODATION
IN OR D E R TO
PARTICIPATE SHOULD
CALL. JAN PHILLIPS,
ADA COORDiNAT'OR,
ALACHUA COUNTY
COU RTHOUS E, 201
E. UNIVERSITY AVE.,
GAINESVILLE, FL 32601
AT (352) 337-6237 WITHIN
TWO (2) WORKING DAYS
OF YOUR RECEIPT, OF


THIS NOTICE; IF YOU
ARE HEARING IMPAIRED
CALL (800) 955-8771;
IF YOU. AREE VOICE
IMPAIRED, CALL (800)
955-8770.

(Published: Alachua
County Today February
04 and 11, 2010)
NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE:
A-1 AUTO REPAIRS OF
ALACHUA INC gives
Notice of Foreclosure of
Lien and intent to sell these
vehicles on .02/20/2010,
10:00 a.m. at 14515 NW
PEGGY RD, ALACHUA,
FL 32615-5449, pursuant
to subsection 713.78 of the
Florida Statutes. A-1 AUTO
REPAIRS OF ALACHUA
INC reserves the right to
accept or reject any and/
or all bids.

4M2ZU52P7WUJ19159
1998 MERCURY

(Published: Alachua
County Today February-
04,2010),
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 February 19,
2010 at 10:00.A.M. The
Auction, or other disposal,
will' be held at ADC Self
Stbrage, 13701 NW US
Hwy 441, Alachua, Florida
32616

D20 Pamela Biggs
A30 Erica Elizabeth
Mosley
C03 Bruce G Cherry
.B29 Brenda Eddy Waye
(Published: Alachua
County Today February
04 and 11, 2010)


CITY OF HAWTHORNE,
FLORIDA
NOTICE OF PUBLIC
HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN that the following
Item(s) will be heard at a
meeting held by the City
commission of the City of
Hawthorne, Florida, at a
public hearing on February
16th, 2010 at 6:30 p.m., or
as soon thereafter as the
matter can be heard, in
the Cormbrission Meeting
Room, City Hall located
at 6700 Southeast 221st
Street, Hawthorne, Florida.

AN ORDINANCE
OF THE CITY OF
HAWTHORNE, FLORIDA,
VACATING A PORTION
OF AN EASEMENT IN
THE ASHLEY OAKS
SUBDIVISION PLAT AS
RECORDED IN. PLAT
BOOK I, PAGE 60, PUBLIC
RECORDS OF ALACHUA
COUNTY, FLORIDA, SAID
PROPERTY GENERALLY
LOCATED- WEST OF
SOUTHWEST 229"TH
TERRACE, LYING IN
SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP
10 SOUTH, RANGE,
22 EAST, ALACHUA
COUNTY, FLORIDA; AND
PROVIDING FOR AN
EFFECTIVE DATE.

On the date, time and place
;first above: mentioned, all
interested persons may
appear and be heard with
respect to the proposed
actions. This ordinance-
may be inspected by the
public prior to the hearing
at City Hall located at the
address above.

(Published: Alachua
County Today February
04, 2010)

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B4 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY CLASSIFIED THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 04, 2010


CLASSIFIED:
Continued from page B3
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
IN AND FOR ALACHUA
COUNTY, FLORIDA

PROBATE DIVISION

CASE NO:: 2009-CP-
1634

IN RE: ESTATE OF
JOHN L. TAYLOR,

Deceased.


NOTICE TO CREDITORS

The administration of
the estate of JOHN L.
TAYLOR, deceased,
whose date of death was
May 29,2009; File Number
*2009-CP-1634, is pending
in the Circuit Court for
Alachua County, Florida,
Probate Division, the
address of which is 201
E. University Avenue, 1st
Floor, Gainesville, Florida
32602. The names and
addresses of the personal
representative and the
personal representative's.
attorney are set forth
below.

All creditors of the decedent
and other persons'having
claims or demands against
decedent's estate, on
whom a copy of this notice
is required to be served
must file their claims with


this court WITHIN THE
LATER OF 3 MONTHS
AFTER THE TIME OF
THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE OR 30
DAYS AFTER THE DATE
OF SERVICE OFA COPY
OF THIS NOTICE ON
THEM.

All other creditors of
the decedent and other
persons having claims
or demands against
decedent's estate must
file their claims with this
court WITHIN 3 MONTHS
AFTER THE DATE OF
THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE.

ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED
WITHIN THE TIME
PERIODS SET FORTH
IN SECTION 733.702 OF
THE FLORIDA PROBATE
CODE WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED.

NOTWITHSTANDING
THE TIME PERIOD SET
FORTH 'ABOVE, ANY
CLAIM FILED TWO (2)
YEARS OR MORE AFTER
THE DECEDENT'S DATE
OF DEATH IS BARRED.

The date of first
publication of this notice
is: January 28, 2010.

David A. Yergey, Jr.,
Esquire
Florida Bar No.: 374288
Yergey and Yergey, P.A.


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Hannah could not imagine a horse running all the way to
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Sale will'be held Saturday,
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Each family will have a
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Bring an old blanket or card
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you collect from sales is
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If you have larger items
that you want to donate
because you will not be
ahle to man a snace of


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all funds collected from
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All kids with their yellow
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Cow Bermuda
full size round bale


$38
per bale


MEDICAL SERVICES

FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER
Providing care for the whole family


" Drug Screening 9 a;-6 p.m.
" DOT, Sports & School PE's a.mF-6p.m.
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CONVENIENCE STORES
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Alachua, FL 32615 REAL NEW YORK PIZZA
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GOOD THINGS TO EAT

STEVEN DAVIS FARMS, LLC
PEAS: Acres, Black-eyes, Pink-eyes, Green Butterbeans,
Speckled Butterbeans, Zippers, OKRA, Squash,
Cabbage, Strawberries, Yard Eggs and more!
BEANS:Green, CUT Green, Kentucky, Yellow Wax
GREENS: COLLARD, MUSTARD and TURNIP


HUNTING

COUNTY LINE QUAIL HUNTING
Come & enjoy an oldtime hunt with us.
You can't find rates anywhere comparable to ours
"Old times were really the best of times"
For booking call,
Warren Buck: H:386-454-1345; Cell: 352-337-6991
Jerry Hines:H: 386454-9696; Cell: 386-588-4104

RESTAURANTS

Sonny's BBQ of Ala1chua

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'OPEN 7da)s a neek II a.m. -9:00p.m.

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125 NE Santa Fe Blvd., High Springs
Monday Saturday by Appointment


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20915 N SR 121, LaCrosse
Phone: 386-418-0511 Fax: 386-418-0544


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B6 ALACHUA COUNTY TODAY LOCAL NEWS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 04, 2010


Senior Night brings win as Santa Fe tops Suwannee

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Photos by ELLEN BOUKARI/Alachua County Today
L-R: Santa Fe varsity basketball players #10 Steven Hollingsworth, #3 Byron Jones,
#1 Cory Key, #21 Frank Snead.


By ELLEN BOUKARI
Today Writer
ALACHUA Santa Fe High
School honored its senior varsity boys
basketball players and senior varsity


Kati Thompson, Ashley McDaniel,
Jasmine Crawford and Brianne Beasley.
Seniors on the varsity'boys basketball
team are Steven Hollingsworth, Byron


L-R: Santa Fe varsity cheerleaders Kelly Turner, Kati Thompson, Ashley McDaniel,
Jasmine Crawford,.Brianne Beasley.

Jones, Cory Key and Frank Snead. the Rock School of Gainesville.
Santa Fe won over Suwannee with a # # #


score of 62-54. The Raiders will be
back in action Friday evening against


E-mail ellen@alachuatoday.com


Left top: The Raiders are
ready to break the huddle
after a Suwannee Bulldog
timeout.
Above: Santa Fe point
guard C.J. Wakeley
crosses over a bulldog
defender on his way to
the basket.
Left: Frank Snead tips
things off on senior night.


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tATUKCED PUOPERTY
Nature has provided
wooded area surrounding
this lovely 3BR 2BA 1784sf
H RIZON block home on 5.16 horse
friendly acres plus an
oversized 32x32 steel
building with electric and
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$219,000 MLS#310651
Serving the community since 1979
ASK US ABOUT BANK OWNED AND SHORT SALE PROPERTIES,
One of a kind Custom bull
REID, NTIAL iHOM) WIT' ACRIEAG : Victorian style 4BR 2.5BA home on
Turkey Creek swimming, golf, Character, character, characters beautiful 5 rolling acres. Custom FP,
clubhouse plus a custom built 2152sf This 1932 Farm Home is located on 5 cherry kitchen cabinets,, luxury master
3BR 2BA home. Great open floor plan, acres in Alachua. Details include 1800sf, bath. Beautiful front porch to sit & enjoy
rue master suite, spacious Florida room, 3BR 1BA, metal roof, original hardwood the view. An additional 5 acres also
and a screened porch overlooking the floors, elongated windows, bead-board available. $369,500 MLS#307161
large privacy fenced backyard. $230,000 walls and high bead-board ceilings. Enjoy country living in this
MLS#307858 $159,900 MLS#310780 open floor plan 3BR 2BA DWMH with
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Forest located near downtown Alachua on 5.7 hilltop acres with a mix of trees formal dining room, fireplace, large
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schools, library and more. Easy access windows, roof, laminate floors arid loaded separate laundry/utility room. $89,950
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with own access to a bathroom. Living plenty of closets. 2-car garage, screened fireplace, new appliances, steel rool
oom, separate dining room, laundry porch, pasture & mature trees. Seller plus two storage buildings. $149,900
oom and additional room attached to will pay some of buyer's closing costs. MLS#310827


master bedroom. $99,900 MLS#310197


$399,000 MLS#304264


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