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Publication Date: 08-24-2011
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INDEX Fairfield Village..2 Quail Meadow......3 Happenings..........4 Classifieds........10 VOLUME 4, NUMBER 22 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST24, 2011 Red Hats Page 11 Opinion Page 6 12Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger 0 0 0 9 1 X F At this writing, Hurricane Irene is churning in the waters south of Florida. Its exact path is unknown. However, it could affect our area in the next few days. You should be preparing for the storm now. Heres how: Select a safe place for the family to weather the storm. This may be a location in your home consider a windowless room on the bottom floor. If your home doesnt have a safe area, you should know the locations of at least two emergency shelters near your home. If you have special medical needs and dont think youll be able to get to the Share your memories of 9/11What do you remember about Sept. 11, 2001? What were you doing when you heard the news? What was your reaction, your feelings as the events of the day unfolded? How did the events of that date change your life? The West Marion Messenger would like to hear from you by Sept. 1. Please keep your responses to about 500 words. The preferred method is by e-mail to editor@westmarionmessenger.com. Well publish the responses in our Sept. 7 edition, which will be put together on Sept. 2 because of the holiday. Almost everyone has vivid memories of that day. Please share your memories with us. Be prepared! Storm could be on its way PHOTO COURTESY FELICIA PRATHER/CHAMBER OF COMMERCECurtis Sayler, USA Home Inspections, lets everyone know hes ready to take a spin at Ocala Gran Prix last Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Vroom, vroom! The Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce conducted a Business After Hours last Thursday at Ocala Gran Prix, 4121 N.W. 44th Ave. at the I-75 Flea Market. After the track was dried following the afternoon rains, some members got a chance to take a spin. The track can be reached at 352-291-0600. PHOTO BY JIM CLARKTroy Mitchell, IT director of Ocala Gran Prix, poses with Felicia Prather of the Chamber. Please see STORM Page 7 PHOTO BY PRISCILLA GEISSALIts a little bigger than we areFairfield Villagers love seeing grandchildren photographed (whether they be theirs or others). Jackson, left, and Mitchell pose to demonstrate the size of Monster Firetruck Burnt Up at the event at Vehltor.com on Magnolia Avenue in Ocala on Saturday, Aug. 20. See Fairfield Village column on Page 2. County seeks board membersResidents who want to get more engaged with their local government have some fresh opportunities to act. Marion County is currently accepting applications for slots on the following volunteer advisory boards. The Board of Adjustment is looking for one member to serve an unexpired term. Adjustment board members review and make decisions regarding citizen requests for variances or special exceptions under the Land Development Code and hear and decide appeals concerning land development code interpretations. The License Review Board is seeking six members to serve four-year terms. Board members investigate and hear complaints regarding competency of licensed contractors and may issue corrective actions as a result of investigations or hearings. Applicants should be licensed in building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, heating/cooling or general contractor work. The Tourist Development Council is searching for one member to serve a four-year term. Council members meet once a quarter to make recommendations regarding the effective use of tourist development tax revenues. Applicants must be a Marion County registered voter and involved in the tourism industry; owners or operators of hotels/motels or other tourist accommodations subject to tax are ineligible for this vacant seat. To obtain an application, contact the County Commission Office (601 S.E. 25th Ave., Ocala; 352-438-2323)

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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 11 2Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Eyecare hours are: M T TH F 8:30 -5:00; W 1:00-6:00Select Sat. are available United Health Care Medicare and Blue Cross Blue Shield Provider Heath Brook Commons (next to Publix) 5400 SW College Rd/Highway 200, Suite 106, Ocala, FL 34474 Dr. James A. Muse Our commitment to personalized eyecare... Your eyes are our masterpiece. museumeyecare@live.com Need a NEW Optometrist?Transfer Prescriptions and or RecordsCall 352-622-3937 0009170 MUSEUM EYECARE 00092F9 671-5374 0008YM2 00090LN 7201 SW Hwy. 200 Ocala (352) 629-0900 (4 miles west of I-75, just before new Lowes) (4 miles west of I-75, just before new Lowes) (352) 629-0900 Other locations throughout the southeast 7201 SW Hwy. 200 Ocala GREAT FINANCING ON NEW CARTS! GOLF CARTS STARTING AT $1,995 WITH HEADLIGHTS AND TAIL LIGHT! CUSTOM BATTERY PACKS LAPTOP COMPUTER BATTERIES ATV BATTERIES MOTORCYCLE BATTERIES CAMCORDER BATTERIES WHEELCHAIR BATTERIES SECURITY SYSTEM BATTERIES AUTOMOTIVE BATTERIES FARM TRACTOR BATTERIES JET SKI BATTERIES GAME FEED BATTERIES LAWNMOWER BATTERIES MARINE BATTERIES CELL PHONE BATTERIES POWER WHEELS BATTERIES WATCH BATTERIES KEY REMOTE BATTERIES TRUCK BATTERIES HUGE A UGUST SALE WATCH BATTERIES $ 3 99 MOST MODELS 4 PACK OF AA ALKALINE WITH EVERY PURCHASE! FREE 6 VOLT (6 PACK) . . . $ 479 .70 8 VOLT (6 PACK) . . . $ 539 .70 12 VOLT (4 PACK) . . $ 659 .80 INSTALLED FREE Prices Exchange For Cores. Free Installation At Battery Source. Pick Up & Delivery Not Included. Expires 9/30/11 CORDLESS PHONE BATTERIES GOLF CAR BATTERIES INSTALLED EXP. 9/30/11 EXP. 9/30/11 0008TTG LAWN CARE Weber Lawn Care WEBERS LAWN CARE Because We Care About Your Lawn Once a year driveway cleaning with 1 year signed contract Complete Maintenance Landscaping Res./Comm. Lic./Ins. Serving SW area since 1995 SCOTT WEBER Owner (352) 732-0620 Senior Citizen Discounts $ 6 9 5 Starting at $ 6 9 5 $ 695 GARAGE SCREEN DOORS O PTIONAL SCREEN CHOICES CRC058138 0008V8N 4 6 5 4 6 2 9 465-4629 1 6 x 7 S L I D I N G 1 6 x 7 S L I D I N G 16 x 7 SLIDING G A R A G E S C R E E N D O O R G A R A G E S C R E E N D O O R GARAGE SCREEN DOOR Acrylic & Glass WINDOWS C ustom made for your screen room 0008XGE Come just as you are! Sunday Fellowship Breakfast 9:30am Sunday Service 10:00am Wednesday Covered Dish 6:30pm Bible Study 7:00pm Pastor Scott Wilson 12210 NW Highway 27 Ocala, FL 34482 352-528-3444 www.ocalavineyard.com 00091R8 Y O U C A L L W E D O I T A L L Y O U C A L L W E D O I T A L L YOU CALL, WE DO IT ALL Call Pete at 352-361-1590 Quality workmanship at a reasonable price Cabinets for the kitchen, bath, laundry Finish carpentry, all trim moldings Shelving-wire & wood General repairs and more 30 Years experience INSTALLATION & REMODELING P P P & M M M Installation & Service FREE ESTIMATES REMODELING 0008VQD Visit Our Website coveconstructioninc.us C O V E C O N S T R U C T I O N I N C COVE CONSTRUCTION, INC. C O V E C O N S T R U C T I O N I N C COVE CONSTRUCTION, INC. Call for a FREE estimate 352-572-0508 All types of remodeling Specializing in bathroom renovation Clean, neat and professional State Certified CBC057088 Installations by Brian CBC1253853 0008VXY 352-628-7519 www.Advancedaluminumofcitrus.com 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2010 Advanced Aluminum ALUMINUM FREE Permit And Engineering Fees Up to $200 value Siding Soffit Fascia Skirting Roofovers Carports Screen Rooms Decks Windows Doors Additions Christ the King The Rev. Donald J. Curran, Rector Rev. Matthew Walter Asst. Rector Services: Rite I 7:30 am Rite II 8:50 & 11:15 am Childrens Church 8:50 am 3801 US N. Hwy 441 in Living Waters Worship Centers South Sanctuary Christ the King Anglican Church Anglican Church 0008O8E 0009018 LAWN/HOME ROYS LAWN MAINTENANCE Roys Lawn & Home Services Full Property Maintenance Painting Sod Installations Pressure Washing F REE E STIMATES Lic/Ins 3 5 2 3 4 2 4 4 4 4 3 5 2 3 4 2 4 4 4 4 352-342-4444 0008QSZ 6768 SW 80th Street Ocala 34476 352-861-6182 www.ccomc.org S UNDAY S ERVICES Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . 11:00 am Sunday School . . . . . . . 10:00 am All ages Wednesday Bible Study . 7:00 pm Friday Youth Nights . . . . 6:00 pm S ENIOR P ASTOR D AVID B ELLOWS 0008XLH 3660 NE 45th Place Ocala Mobile Service Available Claims Processing For Insurance Warranty & Extended Warranty B & E 352-401-7930 RV Service & Repair Call us before you accept any other offer. We will beat their price! (Written quote required.) Rubber Roof Special $ 1999 00 & up 0008Y8C COMPUTER REPAIR Troys Computer Clinic We Come To You Call or email for appointment (352) 817-2834 troy@troyscomputerclinic.com Repairs are done on-site. We specialize in: Hardware and Software Repairs Virus and Spy-ware Removal Home/Office Networking System Upgrades Custom Builds Consulting and Training http://www.troyscomputerclinic.com HANDYMAN SERVICES All Homes/All Repairs Handyman Services Interior/Exterior: Walls; Ceilings; Texture; Painting; Bathrooms; Pressure Cleaning; Remodeling; General Repairs and more... Over 35 years experience Greater Ocala Area Jim Odom 352-438-9374 0008OL8 0007PK4 IRRIGATION LLC. SPRINKLERS IRRIGATION 3398 S.W. 74th Ave., Bay 101, Ocala Comp #7085 Call for details 352-237-5731 Serving Marion County Since 1982 Jerry Martin Irrigation Seasonal Special Licensed Fully Insured Certified Irrigation Auditor We will beat any written estimate on irrigation repairs or installation. Member of Florida Irrigation Society $ 39 95 WINNER 2010, 2009, 2008 Reset Controller Adjust Spray Heads to Correct Spray Pattern Complete System Inspection (with this ad) ROOFING LES SEEBER, JR. ROOFING (352) 266-4935 (352) 615-0248 R EROOFING R EPAIRS 1 6 Y e a r s E x p e r i e n c e 16 Years Experience W o r k G u a r a n t e e d Work Guaranteed Free Estimates Ins/Lic #CC-C044879 0008QP1 DIALAPRO F o r Y o u r P r o f e s s i o n a l N e e d s For Your Professional Needs W E S T M A R I O N M e s s e n g e r WEST MARION Messenger is discovered through worshiping together 711187 Fairfield Village Fairfield villagers enjoy downtown event Few words are needed to describe the displayed vehicles that captured the attention of Fairfield residents on Saturday, Aug. 20, in downtown Ocala. It is an established fact that many people in our community are very involved with grandchildren of their own, grandchildren of others, or as Sheila and Stan Cohen are as advocates for foster children. When we watch the fun that youngsters can have at an event really aimed predominantly for adults well, we are thoroughly pleased. Stan and Sheila Cohen are well-known not only in Fairfield Village but across Marion County because of their unending generosity to children in need. Though not present for this event, it was evident to those of us there that this event and the youngsters enjoying it are what keep the Cohens doing what they do year round. The accompanying photos show an event that Ocala and Marion County can be very proud to have here. Vehltor.Com, a local vehicle consignment business, put on quite the daylong affair with great fun and wonderful food along with lively music to be enjoyed by all attending. Donating to Toys for Tots and Helping Hands was just an extra reason for us kidloving folks to be able to express once more that our community genuinely is a lively place filled with lovely people. Priscilla Geissal Fairfield Villagers enjoy downtown event in Ocala Customized Purple-Painted Ford caught the attention of many Fairfield Villagers as did the Red 1936 Classic Chevrolet Standard Sedan, at right. Patrice is the owner/chef of La Cuisine and provided refreshments at the celebration at Vehltor.com on Magnolia Ave nue. Eight-yearold Austin, owner and restorer, (along with his dad) of Monster Firetruck from Gainesville. Red Hats visit WillistonThe Ivy House in Williston was the meeting place for The Red Hat Fillies of Ocala Palms in August. Enjoying the Victorian atmosphere and boutiques as well as the scrumptious food are, from left, Sandy Nelson, Gail Sims, Mary Ellen Misiaszek, Bobbi March and Pat Herndon. From the left, Carol Yount, Angie Fischetti, Kathy Gustafson and Judy Duby. From the left, Gerry Schwanke, Marlene Denice, Chris Turner and Joyce Murer. From the left, Carol Bergstol, Florence Slezia, Betty DeSantis, Frances Shaffer, and behind the camera is Cathy Donohue.

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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 3 10Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger TO PLACE ACLASSIFIED AD, CALLToll Free 1-877-676-1403 MONDAYTHROUGH FRIDAY, 9:00 AM 4:00 PM Friday at 4:00 pm is the deadline for classified reader ads. DEADLINES CANCELLATIONSAll ads require prepayment. We accept: CHARGE IT!! ERRORS Advertisements may be canceled as soon as results are obtained. You will be billed only for the dates the ad actually appears in the paper. Deadlines for cancellations are the same as the deadlines for placing ads, except for specials. Be sure to check your advertisement the first day it appears. We will not be responsible for more than one incorrect insertion. Adjustments are made only for the portion of the ad that is in error.Beware: Publication of any classified advertisement does not constitute endorsement by the West Marion Messenger. We make every ef fort to screen out advertising that may not be legitimate. However, since we can not guarantee the legitimacy of our advertisers, you are advised to be careful of misleading ads and take caution when giving out personal information. Add Up TheSAVINGSwith a Name Address City State Zip Phone 10 Words $5.12 Per Week 44 For Each Additional Word Pricing Includes Online All Ads Must Be Prepaid All Credit Card s Accepted 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 10WORDS$5.12+44AWORD(IncludesOnline)=TOTAL For your convenience, mail with payments to West Marion Messenger office at 8810 SW SR 200, Unit 104, Ocala, FL 34481 or call... CallTollFree1-877-676-1403 CLASSIFIEDAD WMM_CLASS_AD_FORM_3_9_11 Professional OCALA WEST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH has an immediate opportunity for a Program/Project Director This part time(28 HRS per WeeK) position requires individual with excellent organizational, communication & negotiating skills. Operating in a multitasking environment you experience should include at a minimum, the following: Program identification & implementation. Leadership roles in managing technology teams to include user training, problem resolution, systems upgrade & maintenance. Develop & manage annual program budgets, ideally within a church environment. Contract negotiations for systems maintenance and software/hardware upgrades. Ability to source and identify programs and people that will meet stated church objectives. Operating in a fast paced environment, the successful candidate will have a minimum of a two year college degree with a BS preferred and 5-7 years of demonstrated success in a Program/Project Management. If interested, please submit your resume to the address below or a word document attachment to of fice@ocalawest umc.com. Please state your minimum salary requirement Ocala West United Methodist Church 9330 ASW 105th St Ocala Fl. 34481 Spas/Hottubs 2011 HOT TUB Holds 6, New, Warranty, 81 Jets, LED Lights, Sound Sys. Waterfall Retails $9,999. Asking $3,800. 352-400-4165 Wanted to Buy Ca$h for Old StuffJewelry, Military, Knives, Toys, Tools, Taxidermy, ED or PEGGY (352) 237-2478 or (352) 682-6003 VINNYS RECYCLING 352-237-4447 FREE Haul Away Service Dont throw it Away...CALL US WE BUY EVERYTHINGCall Us First! 24/7 After Hours 352-615-4277 How To Make Your Car Disappear...Simply advertise in the Classifieds and get results quickly! www.westmarionmessenger.com TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403 Real Estate For Sale PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Out of Town Real Estate TENNESSEE MOUNTAIN CONDO Gatlinburg Pigeon Forge Area 1 BED, 1 BATH Fully Furnished, stone fireplace, balcony and full resort amenities Lowest fees in area, rental income avail. possible owner financing $39,000 (352) 854-8511 L ET U S W ORK F OR Y OU CALL TOLL FREE1-877-676-1403W EST M ARION M ESSENGERC LASSIFIEDSG ET R ESULTS! Waterfront Homes 7075 W Riverbend Rd 3/2, propane generator, AScreened pool/hot tub area separates house and large guesthouse on Withlacoochee River at Lake Rousseau. Fenced 0.56 acre lot. Boat dock, fire place, LAN, unattached 50 X 30 garage with attic storage.Full deck on water side with wet covered tiki bar and covered firewood storage. All sinks have RO filters. Spiral staircase to loft studio/BR with N, S & W natural light, large unattached storage shed. Mature oaks and young fruit trees. All appliances and whatever else buyer wants, Extra washer/dryer in garage.Priced 10K below recent appraisal at 250K for quick sale. Will be 270K plus when agent contract is signed in thirty days. Contact Charlie Callahan. (352) 509-7206, (352)228-1847, Email: tontok @tampabay.rr.com Vehicles Wanted We Buy Any Vehicle Perfect Condition or not so perfect, Titled, no title, no problem. I will pay up to $15,000 for Vehicles. Any make, Any model. Call A.J. (813) 335-3794 Just call and see how easy it is to make money with the classifieds. ANYITEMPRICEDUNDER $100MAXIMUM 10 WORDS RUNSFOR 2 WEEKS FREE TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403 0008D6R 352-347-9198 STEVE GRINDLES R ETRACTABLE G ARAGE D OOR S CREENS Operates in conjunction with your garage door. Motorized with remote control Gives privacy, heat reduction and air circulation 80% protection from UV rays Can be operated in a power failure Keeps pests & bugs out Will fit arched doorways High quality PVC screen available in 6 attractive colors. G ARAGE D OOR R EPAIR 8 Years Experience ~ Licensed and Insured www.RetractScreen.com T R A N S F O R M Y O U R G A R A G E T R A N S F O R M Y O U R G A R A G E TRANSFORM YOUR GARAGE 0008VPB EXPIRES 8/31/11 WMM SMC Must have 4 players. Not valid with any other offer. Valid after 9am $ 8 0 0 0 $ 80 00 All inclusive: 18 holes of golf & golf carts, hotdog lunch special. Book Tee Times Online www.pineoaksocala.com + tax 0008SFG 732-GOLF (4653) Open to the Public $ 5 00 OFF Current Rate with coupon and Tee Time Reservation Our Low Current 18 Hole Rates $ 30 00 Before 11:00 $ 25 00 After 11:00 $ 20 00 After 3:00 Just 1 mile west of I-75 on US 27 (Exit 354) Expires 9/30/11 Expries 9/30/11 Rates subject to change. 18 Hole Summer Special Dress Code: Collared Shirt Required NO Jeans J a s m i n e P l a z a 3 5 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 Jasmine Plaza 352-401-0001 6 1 6 0 S W S R 2 0 0 U n i t 1 0 4 O c a l a F l o r i d a 3 4 4 7 6 6160 SW SR 200 Unit 104 Ocala, Florida 34476 S T O R E H O U R S : T U E S F R I 1 0 5 S A T 1 0 2 STORE HOURS: TUES.-FRI. 10-5 SAT. 10-2 Readers Choice Winner Jewelry Store 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 www.jandjjewelersocala.com Affordable New & Estate Jewelry B ATTERIES $ 8 00 + tax B UYING Y OUR O LD G OLD A l l r e p a i r s d o n e o n p r e m i s e s A l l r e p a i r s d o n e o n p r e m i s e s All repairs done on premises. 0008VCX 8810 SW SR 200 Suite 107 Kingsland Plaza 352-291-7626 SALES SERVICE PARTS & ACCESSORIES G R E A T S E L E C T I O N A S L O W A S $ 1 7 5 0 G R E A T S E L E C T I O N A S L O W A S $ 1 7 5 0 GREAT SELECTION AS LOW AS $1,750 WE BUY GOLF CARTS! GOLF CART ENCLOSURES RENTALS BATTERIES Our battery prices includes installing the battery. FREE inspection, pick-up and delivery. 000906E O C A L A G O L F C A R T S U P E R C E N T E R O C A L A G O L F C A R T S U P E R C E N T E R O CALA G OLF C ART S UPERCENTER HURRY Limited T ime Offer WOW 6V Trojan Batteries $ 459 Installed Only Quail Meadow W hat a fantastic party last Saturday night! For a while it looked like we might have a storm, but, as so often happens, Quail Meadow escaped the rains. Everyone all 80 of us really got into the spirit of Jimmy Buffett. Many were dressed in island wear; even a few parrot hats were present. The clubhouse decorations made you feel as if you were really in Margaritaville. The tiki bar was a very popular spot. Johnny D was the DJ for the evening. The Jimmy Buffett music played all evening. The karaoke mike was available, but most of us were too shy to use it. We want to give a special thanks to Tim McGill and Dave Yoders for grilling all the hamburgers and hot dogs (they even provided the grills). Also, Ron Gartman once again was the corn man. He did a great job cooking all the corn-onthe-cob in his special cooker. No one left hungry if they did, it was their own fault! The leftover food was taken to Brothers Keeper. They are always appreciative of any food donations. The tiki bartenders were Lil Carie, Maryann McGill, and Kathy Voss. They were busy making the smoothies all evening. There was a variety of entertainment. We had several women who took advantage of the line-dance music and also many joined in on a polka. Some of us found out we arent as young as we thought we Quail Meadow celebrates an evening of Jimmy Buffett Carolyn Slocumb Please see QUAIL Page 4 Pat Tobin and Marion Gartman.

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Saturday, Aug. 27 Ocala Symphony to hold auditions The Ocala Symphony Orchestra will be holding auditions on Aug. 27 for specific open positions, and will also be accepting those who wish to audition for the first-call sub-list. Auditions will take place in the Fine Arts Building (No. 4) of the College of Central Florida at 3001 S.W. College Road in Ocala. If you have auditioned for the sub-list at any point in the last two seasons, there is no need to re-audition unless you are auditioning for a now open position. New sub-list applicants should prepare five standard orchestral excerpts of their choice, while position applicants must follow the excerpt requirements listed on the OSO website. To sign up for an audition slot, please submit a resume to OSO General Manager, Mary Catherine Wickham at mcwickham@ocalasymphony.com. The Ocala Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1975, currently performs eight subscription concerts a year at the Ocala Breeders Sales Auditorium plus special performances and outreach to youth. It is a 501c3 non-profit corporation supported entirely by ticket sales, donations, sponsorships and grants, with new offices in the Seven Sisters Inn Annex located at 820 S.E. Fort King St. in Ocala. Performance dates and tickets for subscription concerts, the SoundArt series in partnership with the Appleton Museum of Art, as well as Handels Messiah are available at the OSO office or through www.ocalasymphony.com.Thursday, Sept. 8 CERT training availableA new Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training will begin Thursday, Sept. 8 at the Marion County Sheriff's Office, 692 N.W. 30th Ave., Ocala. This is an 8-session training which is available either as an afternoon, from 1 to 3 p.m. class or as an evening, 6:30 to 9 p.m. class. The afternoon and evening classes run concurrently and attendance can be mixed, depending upon availability. Only one class can be missed in the 8-session series and the CPR and last class is mandatory. The CERT program is made up of volunteers under the direction of the Division of Emergency Management of the Sheriff's Office. The purpose of CERT is to train and certify volunteers to be first responders in their communities in the event of a disaster such as a hurricane or tornado. The CERT training includes basic skills in disaster preparedness, fire safety, assessment and treatment of life-threatening conditions, light search of structural and non-structural damage, psychology of the injured and terrorism. Studies of behavior following a disaster have shown that volunteers perform more effectively if they have had prior training and planning in how to function as a team. Consider this opportunity to learn how to form or join a CERT group in your community by signing up for this no-cost training program. For more information and for an application, contact Bob Conn, Trainer, at 352-8120853. Saturday, Sept. 10 9/11 ceremony scheduled A 9/11 remembrance ceremony will be held at the Marion County Veterans Park on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m., and will last about one hour. Citizens, veterans and local first responders are invited. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. The address of the park is 2528 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Saturday, Sept. 17 Golf event to benefit Special Olympics The inaugural Be a Fan benefit golf tournament for Special Olympics Marion County, sponsored by the Ocala Palms Community, will be Saturday, Sept. 17, at Ocala Palms Golf and Country Club. There will be donuts, juice and coffee at 7:30 a.m. and a four-person best ball shotgun scramble at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $75 per player and includes green fees and cart, range balls and buffet lunch. There will be prizes and raffles. For sponsorship and team registration forms contact Peter Kowal at 352-629-5407 or e-mail peterkowal@embarqmail.com, or Diane Peterson, 352-690-1643 or e-mail dlpdiane@embarqmail.com. Saturday, Sept. 24 Trash to Treasure vendors soughtThe Church of the Advent, 11251 S.W. Hwy 484,, is holding its annual Trash to Treasure sale on Saturday Sept 24. (Rain date Oct 1). This will be an outdoor event. Crafters, Flea Market and Food Vendors are invited to attend. Call Al Sickle at 352-208-5664 or Maryanne Brennan 352-347-2428 for registration forms and other info. messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 9 4Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger The West Marion Messenger is a free community newspaper covering news of communities west of Ocala including Fore Ranch, Stone Creek, Fairfield Village, Ocala Palms, Timberwood, Falls of Ocala, Quail Meadow, Foxwood Farms and Golden Hills. Postmaster: Entered as Third Class Matter at the post office in Ocala, Fla., 34477. Problems getting the Messenger: If your community is listed above and the Messenger is not delivered to you or you are having trouble getting the paper from boxes around the S.R. 40 and SR 27 areas, call 854-3986.CONTACT INFORMATION(352) 854-3986 Fax (352) 854-9277 8810 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481 Editor Jim Clark Circulation Barbara Jaggers Inside Sales/Office Coordinator -Michel Northsea Advertising Sales Tom Rapplean and Susie Mirabile Regional Manager John Provost Deadline for news : Friday 1 p.m. the week before publication. Member of the Community Papers of Florida I want to get news in the Messenger. Call editor Jim Clark at 352-854-3986 or send by e-mail to editor@westmarionmessenger.comCommunity news and photos must be received by Friday the week before publication. Mail and photos may be left at the Messenger office in Kingsland Plaza. All contributions are subject to editing for clarity, taste, and style.Deadline for AdvertisingClassified Reader Ads 4 pm Friday Display Ads 5 pm Thursday John M. Boyett, Jr. Financial Advisor Free Investment Reviews 352-237-2008 800-757-3129 8441 SW Hwy. 200, Ste. 119 Ocala Fl 34481 www.edwardjones.com Member SIP C 0008MM5 00091UY 7380 SW 60 TH A VE S TE 1, O CALA FL (352) 237-0021 F AX (866) 498-3838 L OCATED IN S HOPPES OF R ENAISSANCE BEHIND J ASMINE S QUARE CANADIAN MEDS Call for a FREE quote today. We ship anywhere in the US. Locally Owned and Operated Save up to 80% on Prescription Drug Prices DONT GET CAUGHT IN THE DONUT HOLE. CALL US NOW! Up to Full Sets Package Deals Individual Woods, Irons, Hybrids, Putters, Chippers, Wedges, Gloves, Bags, Balls, Accessories, Clothing, Caps, Visors INVENTORY REDUCTION SALE 80% OFF 000923O STOREWIDE SAVINGS We cant renovate and expand until we clear out some space. EVERYTHING MUST GO! RENEWED SURFACES We Specialize In Repairing Your Concrete Not Just Coloring Over It!! WE MAKE YOUR CONCRETE LOOK GOOD! By Re-Surfacing Your Concrete! Driveways Pool Decks Patios Garages Entrance Ways Non Skid Protection Many Colors! Easy to Keep Clean Mildew & Oil Resistant Commercial Grade Quality NEW CONCRETE 352-237-2796 Family Owned & Operated Since 1972 Licensed & Insured #3803 Dependable We Install New or Replace Old Slabs Driveways Drive Extensions Patios Walkways Total Concrete Service A Division of R.C. Cohn Construction 0008VSS 0 0 0 8 W 8 3 A R I ES (M arch 2 1 to A pril 19 ) The typically tidy Ram or Ewe might want to butt out until things are settled on the home front. But get involved and let your Ovine sense of order help restore domestic tranquility. T AU R U S (A pril 20 to M ay 20) The Bovines flair for fine-tuning complicated fiscal dealings comes in handy when an unexpected financial problem arises. Stay with it until its resolved to your satisfaction. GE MINI (M ay 2 1 to J une 20) Family aspects remain strong. There might be some unresolved difficulties, but continued attempts to smooth things over eventually prove to be successful. A major purchase looms. C AN CER (J une 2 1 to J uly 22) A promise that was made but never kept suddenly reemerges in your life. You now have to decide if youre still interested in what it offers or if youve moved past it. L EO (J uly 23 to A ug 22) Romance comes to unattached Leos and Leonas who have been waiting for Cupid to target them for far too long. Domestic purr-fection is also enhanced for paired Felines. VI RGO (A ug 23 to Sept 22) You need to take a muchneeded break from that demanding project before too much energy-draining tension sets in. And dont be ashamed to ask for help. LIB R A ( Sept 23 to Oct 22) Change makes demands that you might find unwelcome at this time. But instead of concentrating on the short run, look toward potential benefits down the road. SCOR PI O ( Oct 23 to N ov 2 1 ) You have a gift for reviving projects that seem beyond repair. Use that same ability to restore a relationship that seems to have turned from loving to lifeless. S A G I TT A R IU S (N ov 22 to D ec 2 1 ) Expect to be asked to use your combined wisdom and humor to resolve a problem. After all, folks not only value your advice, they also like how you give it. C AP R I COR N (D ec 22 to J an 19 ) Most people consider you solid and steady. But you also can be quite capricious (which is a Latin word for describing the behavior of Goats) when it suits your needs. AQUA R IU S (J an 20 to F eb 1 8) People treat you as you wish to be treated. So if you want a change in your relationship, make it happen. Also expect someone to reveal some long-held secrets. PI SCES (F eb 19 to M arch 20) Stay with the decision you made, despite a sudden torrent of advice to the contrary from well-meaning people. Remember: You know your needs better than anyone. B OR N T HI S W EE K: You like things tidy, with no loose ends. You also enjoy research and would make an excellent investigative reporter or scientist. 2011 King Features Synd., Inc. Leisure were! The poolside entertainment included a water balloon toss across the pool. Many balloons ended up in the pool, but Bob and Pat Tobin outlasted everyone and were the winners. As is the custom, there was the usual fifty-fifty drawing, and as is often the case, Earle Talley was the lucky winner. If you missed this party, you really missed a fun evening. Im sure there will be a request for another Jimmy Buffett party next year. The next event will be a regular pot luck dinner on Sept. 10. Many have asked about the bingo games: bingo will begin on Sept. 13. QUAILcontinued from Page 3 Read the classifieds Chefs at the grill at the Quail Meadow Jimmy Buffett event. Happenings

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By Maria Devine S PECIALTOTHEM ESSENGER Anyone looking for a loving feline companion need look no further than Kitty, the handsome fellow pictured here. Kitty was rescued last month by a Good Samaritan truck driver passing through town and is now thriving in foster care. Hes about 10 years old, neutered, declawed and current on shots. Sweet Kitty is calm and friendly and gets along with other cats as well as dogs that dont bark too much. If you want to add him to a multi-animal household, that should work out just fine. If you want to have him all to yourself hed be happy to be your one and only. So if you want him to beat the odds once again, help him find his forever home by calling the SPCA at 352362-0985. Our first Animal Center dog of the month is Gracie the pit bull mix puppy. At only three months old, Gracie was found as a stray wandering around by Animal Control. Shes described as very loving but active what puppy isnt and only 13 lbs. at this point. If you want a different look to your dog, Gracie also fits that bill. She has a unique face because of her clear gray eyes, and you can gaze at them adoringly as you start to train and bond with her. If youre looking for a happy puppy that likes to follow you around and stay by your side, give the Animal Center a call today at 352-6718700 and youll soon be saying Goodnight Gracie If you would like a young adult dog for your family dog, but not a puppy, then Blaze the 4 year old Chihuahua mix could be the boy for you. Blaze also has a unique look, with a wire haired face that looks a bit like a German shepherd and a Chihuahua style body. At 30 lbs. full grown, hes a great size for any type of household. Poor Blaze was turned over to the Animal Center when his owner couldnt take care of his dogs any longer. The other dogs, all puppies, found new homes right away. No one wanted the unusual looking Blaze and now its your chance to add some spice to your life with this adorable pal. Youll have tons of fun playing outside together and youll never misplace him at the dog park among the usual Shih Tzus and lab mixes. Gracies ID number is A051462 and Blazes is A042686. Please give Animal Services their ID number when you call them at 352-671-8700. Both dogs are available for an adoption fee of $40. This fee includes their spay/neuter surgeries, county licenses, vaccinations and microchips. Instead of calling, you can also stop by the Center at 5701 S.E. 66th St. Dog Days of Summer Weve had a very hot and humid summer this year and this weather could continue through September, at least. Too many dogs are still left out in wire crates in the back yard sun or in cars. If dogs need to be outside in the summer (preferably they should be indoors in air conditioning), they need a place with cold water and shade where they can escape the blazing sun when they need to. If you see a dog in distress, please try to let their owner know and give them a chance to remedy the situation. If they dont, call Animal Control who can try to rescue the animal. Also, it is against the law in Florida to leave an animal in a parked car, even if the windows are cracked open. Dont take your pet on errands unless you can bring them in to the store with you. Just a bit of time in a hot car is torture for them even if it doesnt kill them. So leave them home in comfort instead. We say this every year, but every year these practices continue. So sad. SPCA News The SPCA meets the third Thursday of each month (except July and August) at 1 p.m. in Suite H at the Arbor Conference Center in On Top of the World Communities. Therefore, our next meeting will be Thursday, September 15th. Were looking forward to seeing new faces as well as old friends, so please mark your calendar for that date and come out and join us as we start our new year. Anyone wishing to send us a donation by check can send it to: SPCA of Marion County Inc., 8501B S.W. 93rd Lane, Ocala FL 34481. We greatly appreciate the generosity of our neighbors in the community. If you need our help or would like to join the SPCA or our foster program, please call us at -352-3620985 to find out more. Until next month remember: Pets are not our whole lives, but they make our lives whole. messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 5 8Wednesday, messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger 00091Q9 352-620-2323 featuring a brand new line of materials and a new boutique . Jasmine Square in Ocala 6140 SW SR200 (10 min. from I-75) FREE CLASS ON BASIC BEADING LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! FREE GIFT WITH $10 PURCHASE LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! SAVE UP TO 30% OFF LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! Buy More, Save More Sale! 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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 7 6Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger West Marion Messenger 8810 W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@westmarionmessenger.com Opinion Among Friends On Point Dont duck the issue at the park Jim Clark School bus rules work both ways Last week we urged you to be careful around school buses. We warned you about the laws regarding traffic stopping for buses. But there are a couple of additional concerns, this time from the other side of the issue. First, the hours that our schools are making children wait for buses are ridiculous. Monday morning, while it was still dark, young children were out on the corners waiting. Some, fortunately, were with parents. To make the kids get out this early almost borders on cruelty to the young ones. At least let them stay home until daylight. The second involves another issue that has annoyed us for years. Monday morning in the predawn hours, a school bus southbound on Southwest 60th Avenue stopped to pick up a couple of children. Traffic dutifully stopped along with it and the two children got on the bus. Then the bus just sat there, with its lights flashing, for a solid two minutes, with no children in sight to get on the bus. Now, two minutes may not seem like a lot, but when people are trying to get to work, its downright annoying to sit behind a stopped school bus that isnt taking on children. School officials are constantly bemoaning the fact that people dont stop properly for school buses that are taking on children. Well, school officials need to emphasize to the bus drivers that it works both ways. They should not abuse the privilege of stopping traffic by just sitting there without doing anything. Maybe we can chalk this up as a firstday-of-school glitch. But well be watching in the future, and well be making sure that the school bus drivers have respect for the other drivers around them. O ur M essage PUBLISHER: GERRY MULLIGAN REGIONALMANAGER: JOHN PROVOST EDITOR: JIM CLARK Messenger WEST MARION Editorial Y our L etters The Movement to Create a Christian Theocracy in the United StatesThere is a movement here in the United States to create a Christian Theocracy and this movement is called Dominionism which says that Christians have a God-given right to rule all earthly institutions. Dominionism derives from a small fringe sect called Christian Reconstructionism, founded by a Calvinist theologian named R. J. Rushdoony in the 1960s. Christian Reconstructionism openly advocates replacing American law with the strictures of the Old Testament. George Grant, the former executive director of Coral Ridge Ministries, wrote It is dominion we are after. Not just equal time ... World conquest. There are a couple of Republican candidates for President that lean toward this objective. In a recent article in The New Yorker this month, Ryan Lizza showed how Michele Bachmanns intellectual and theological development fit into this premise. A recent cover story in the Texas Observer by Forrest Wilder examined Rick Perrys relationship with the New Apostolic Reformation, a Dominionist variant of Pentecostalism. He wrote that What makes the New Apostolic Reformation movement so potent is its growing fascination with infiltrating politics and Government. Its members believe Christianscertain Christiansare destined to not just take dominion over government, but stealthily climb to the commanding heights of what they term the Seven Mountains of society, including the media and the arts and entertainment world. Think of it like political radical Islamism. There are a number of Theocracies in the world with which we now have conflict. Governments run under religious laws to the exclusion of all other beliefs, religious and secular. Do we want to fall to their level? Do we want to throw out our Constitution which was established in part to keep any single religion from controlling our government? I sincerely hope not! Much of this information was gleaned from an article by Michelle Goldberg, a senior contributing writer for Newsweek/The Daily Beast. James Merrick Ocala Reader Opinions Invited The opinions expressed in West Marion Messenger editorials are the opinions of the editorial board of the newspaper. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in letters to the editor and guest columns. Persons wishing to contact the editor should call 854-3986. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and community name, including letters sent via e-mail. Names and communities will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Not all contributons are printed. Letters longer than 350 words may be regarded as columns and printed on a space-available basis, and writers will be limited to one contribution per week. The deadline is one week prior to each Wednesdays issue. Send letters to: The West Marion Messenger Editor, 8810 S.W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@westmarionmessenger.com. 0008U4G $ 3 99 00090GZ Famous Recipe Chicken NOW OPEN SW S.R. 200 in front of Walmart Next to Bob Evans 236-5337 Try our convenient drive-thru. Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 Coupons good at all Ocala locations. 2 JUMBO BREAST STRIPS 1 SIDE & BISCUIT 3 PC. OVEN ROASTED BREAST, THIGH, LEG OR BREAST, THIGH, WING 1 SIDE 8-Piece ALL DARK LEGS & THIGHS $ 7 99 2 PC. THIGH & LEG 2 SIDES & BISCUIT Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 N ew $ 3 49 Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 $ 3 99 0 0 0 9 2 A B New York Thin Crust Pizza Drive on over and we will pay for the gas! $ 5 00 Off Not valid with other coupons or discounts. Expires 9/2/11 1011 NE 14th St., Ocala, FL, 34470 352-304-6292 Look for us on Facebook at Brooklyns Original Pizzeria and Restaurant The best pizza that Brooklyn has to offer, only closer to home. orders over $20 Pizza Pasta Sandwiches Wings Salads Beer Wine & More 711186WEST MARIONMESSENGER 0008W73 VILLAGES COMPUTER & REPAIR (352) 237-4852 email: villagescomputer@yahoo.com Next to the neighborhood Storage on SR200 across from the Jasmine Plaza Computer Repair Custom Building Computer Classes Free Diagnostics Data Recovery Networking In Store Service or at Your Location FREE Service Calls to your house or business with this ad 7256 SW 62nd Ave., Suite 5, Ocala, FL 34476 0008QTB 0 0 0 9 2 B B 00092H9 Charles Marquis Flooring Installation of Dunnellon, Inc. (352) 620-4131 No Matter Where You Bought It, I L L I N S T A L L I T I L L I N S T A L L I T I LL INSTALL IT! Email: charliemarquis@live.com C all W hen it comes to the pesky critters at Tuscawilla Park in downtown Ocala, Im really not trying to duck the issue. Its just that I dont know whats going on with the web-footed creatures that dominate the area and why they have to be killed, especially if the description of their planned demise is accurate. If you missed it, there are ducks all around the ponds at the park in the northeast area of downtown. There used to be just one pond with ducks, but then someone in his infinite wisdom decided to create a new manmade lake on the other side of Watula Avenue, so the ducks have an additional place to swim. But to get there, they have to cross the road. Its actually commonplace for the ducks, in a long row as ducks tend to do, to cross the street, stopping traffic for a couple of minutes as they saunter from the east pond to the west pond, or vice versa. So along comes the Ocala City Council, which decides that the certain breed of ducks has to be killed. Never mind that some people offered to help relocate them to where they wouldnt be a nuisance downtown, the council decided that death would be preferable. The description of the death is that the ducks would be sedated, then taken to a gas chamber somewhere and euthanized. Gas chamber? Is that the most humane way to kill ducks, even nuisance ducks? We got rid of the gas chamber for convicted murderers in most states years ago. Are the ducks worse than convicted murderers? I have to admit that Ive never been known as an animal rights activist I believe peoples rights come first. But the citys plans seem a little bit gruesome to me, especially since a painless alternative has been offered by several people. Its interesting that the city waited until after qualifying for the city election to make this decision. Its too late for people to run against them in the next few weeks. I guess they felt they could play politics with ducks and it wouldnt hurt them. But Im going to hold out hope that the city officials will come to their senses and treat these animals with a little less cruelty. If people are willing to take the ducks to other locations, they should be allowed to do so. Jim Clark is the editor of the West Marion Messenger. He can be reached at editor@westmarionmessenger.com (no hyphens) or at 352-854-3986. Read the classifieds Nothing good ever came out of TexasIf we study early American history the poorest cattle marketed in the 19th century came out of Texas, "Long Horns and Brahmins." Of course they created a lot of El Toro Poo Poo and are still doing it. Sam Rayburn could be the exception. Well, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush both came from Texas and now we have Governor "Ricky" Scott, another loser. It seems he criticizes everything but the kitchen sink.. His criticism of President Obama, our troops, Christianity, evolution and this man wants to be president. This guy fits right in with John Boehner and Mitch McConnell. One of the saddest comments made by the Republicans is President Obama is taking a 10 day, working vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Do you believe? The Congress gets the whole month of August off for vacation and probably longer if it wasn't for the debt ceiling debacle. Listen people, the President doesn't Please see LETTERS Page 7 have the power to raise taxes, increase the debt and above all have "Pork Barrel" projects as do the members of congress. It's great to see so many republicans out there at each other's throats. Maybe they will come up with a few facts about each other they don't want the "American People" to know. It seems that only Ron Paul has any common sense and that's not saying much for the rest of the "Rat Pack." Those who profess business experience, female diversity and broad congressional backgrounds are nothing more than "Hopers," those people who hope the "American People" believe everything they say while not saying anything and Ricky Perry is the worst. Remember what comes from Texas can do what the Bushes did. Get us into an unjust War, Lie, Cheat, Deceive the Public, put us deeper in debt and in an all around way, put America down the tubes. Then they have the audacity to blame President Obama who's been in office 21/2 years and the republicans had eight years plus even starting with a $7 trillion dollars in the black. WOW! If I remember my accounting right, when Bush left office we were in the red to the tune of $12 trillion dollars. That means that Bush squandered $19 trillion dollars. Because the United States is a Republic not a Democracy, don't let the term Republic(an) fool you. They've been trying to do it for years. Remember John Boehner crying at all the right times. I'm ashamed he's from Ohio. Johnny is a crybaby! Bill Ford Ocala LETTERcontinued from Page 6 shelter on your own, contact the county in advance to make prior arrangements. Stock up on food and water. You should have enough non-perishable food and water in your home to last the family for at least a few weeks. If your stock of supplies is old, be sure to refresh it. You might want to purchase new canned goods every few years and rotate the rest through your pantry. Water should be replaced annually. Prepare other disaster supplies. Youll need to stock up on batteries, flashlights, rope, tarps, plastic bags, bad-weather clothing and other essentials to help you through the aftermath of a bad storm. Get your home ready. If you have hurricane shutters, make sure that you have all of the parts and have some extra screws/washers handy. If you dont, have a supply of plywood precut to fit your windows. Gather anything loose from your yard and store it in the garage. Watch the news when a storm is approaching and protect your home when advised by local authorities. If you wait until the rain starts, it may be too late. Develop a family communications plan. You might become separated before or after the storm. Its a good idea to have an out-of-state contact (a relative up north?) to act as the point of contact for all family members in the event of an emergency. Make sure everyone in the family knows who that person is and carries their phone number in their wallet or purse. Plan for the family pets. Many shelters will not accept pets. If you want to ensure your pets livelihood, you may wish to consider evacuating early to a friends home thats in a safe area. Keep your vehicles gassed up to at least half a tank at all times throughout hurricane season. When a storm approaches, lines will get long (up to five hours!) and gas stations will run out of gas before the storm hits. You need to have enough gas to safely evacuate if the situation warrants. What You Need Non-perishable food Drinking water Batteries Medication for all family members First aid kit Flashlights Battery-operated radio Cash Toiletries Clothing Hopefully, this will be a false alarm with Irene this week. But just in case, everyone should be ready. Any last-minute changes, including evacuation plans and orders, and any open shelters in the area, will be posted as soon as they become available on our website at www.westmarionmessenger.com (no hyphens). STORMcontinued from Page 1 Read the classifieds

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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 7 6Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger West Marion Messenger 8810 W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@westmarionmessenger.com Opinion Among Friends On Point Dont duck the issue at the park Jim Clark School bus rules work both ways Last week we urged you to be careful around school buses. We warned you about the laws regarding traffic stopping for buses. But there are a couple of additional concerns, this time from the other side of the issue. First, the hours that our schools are making children wait for buses are ridiculous. Monday morning, while it was still dark, young children were out on the corners waiting. Some, fortunately, were with parents. To make the kids get out this early almost borders on cruelty to the young ones. At least let them stay home until daylight. The second involves another issue that has annoyed us for years. Monday morning in the predawn hours, a school bus southbound on Southwest 60th Avenue stopped to pick up a couple of children. Traffic dutifully stopped along with it and the two children got on the bus. Then the bus just sat there, with its lights flashing, for a solid two minutes, with no children in sight to get on the bus. Now, two minutes may not seem like a lot, but when people are trying to get to work, its downright annoying to sit behind a stopped school bus that isnt taking on children. School officials are constantly bemoaning the fact that people dont stop properly for school buses that are taking on children. Well, school officials need to emphasize to the bus drivers that it works both ways. They should not abuse the privilege of stopping traffic by just sitting there without doing anything. Maybe we can chalk this up as a firstday-of-school glitch. But well be watching in the future, and well be making sure that the school bus drivers have respect for the other drivers around them. O ur M essage PUBLISHER: GERRY MULLIGAN REGIONALMANAGER: JOHN PROVOST EDITOR: JIM CLARK Messenger WEST MARION Editorial Y our L etters The Movement to Create a Christian Theocracy in the United StatesThere is a movement here in the United States to create a Christian Theocracy and this movement is called Dominionism which says that Christians have a God-given right to rule all earthly institutions. Dominionism derives from a small fringe sect called Christian Reconstructionism, founded by a Calvinist theologian named R. J. Rushdoony in the 1960s. Christian Reconstructionism openly advocates replacing American law with the strictures of the Old Testament. George Grant, the former executive director of Coral Ridge Ministries, wrote It is dominion we are after. Not just equal time ... World conquest. There are a couple of Republican candidates for President that lean toward this objective. In a recent article in The New Yorker this month, Ryan Lizza showed how Michele Bachmanns intellectual and theological development fit into this premise. A recent cover story in the Texas Observer by Forrest Wilder examined Rick Perrys relationship with the New Apostolic Reformation, a Dominionist variant of Pentecostalism. He wrote that What makes the New Apostolic Reformation movement so potent is its growing fascination with infiltrating politics and Government. Its members believe Christianscertain Christiansare destined to not just take dominion over government, but stealthily climb to the commanding heights of what they term the Seven Mountains of society, including the media and the arts and entertainment world. Think of it like political radical Islamism. There are a number of Theocracies in the world with which we now have conflict. Governments run under religious laws to the exclusion of all other beliefs, religious and secular. Do we want to fall to their level? Do we want to throw out our Constitution which was established in part to keep any single religion from controlling our government? I sincerely hope not! Much of this information was gleaned from an article by Michelle Goldberg, a senior contributing writer for Newsweek/The Daily Beast. James Merrick Ocala Reader Opinions Invited The opinions expressed in West Marion Messenger editorials are the opinions of the editorial board of the newspaper. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in letters to the editor and guest columns. Persons wishing to contact the editor should call 854-3986. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and community name, including letters sent via e-mail. Names and communities will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Not all contributons are printed. Letters longer than 350 words may be regarded as columns and printed on a space-available basis, and writers will be limited to one contribution per week. The deadline is one week prior to each Wednesdays issue. Send letters to: The West Marion Messenger Editor, 8810 S.W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@westmarionmessenger.com. 0008U4G $ 3 99 00090GZ Famous Recipe Chicken NOW OPEN SW S.R. 200 in front of Walmart Next to Bob Evans 236-5337 Try our convenient drive-thru. Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 Coupons good at all Ocala locations. 2 JUMBO BREAST STRIPS 1 SIDE & BISCUIT 3 PC. OVEN ROASTED BREAST, THIGH, LEG OR BREAST, THIGH, WING 1 SIDE 8-Piece ALL DARK LEGS & THIGHS $ 7 99 2 PC. THIGH & LEG 2 SIDES & BISCUIT Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 N ew $ 3 49 Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 Limit 2 Exp. 8/31/11 $ 3 99 0 0 0 9 2 A B New York Thin Crust Pizza Drive on over and we will pay for the gas! $ 5 00 Off Not valid with other coupons or discounts. Expires 9/2/11 1011 NE 14th St., Ocala, FL, 34470 352-304-6292 Look for us on Facebook at Brooklyns Original Pizzeria and Restaurant The best pizza that Brooklyn has to offer, only closer to home. orders over $20 Pizza Pasta Sandwiches Wings Salads Beer Wine & More 711186WEST MARIONMESSENGER 0008W73 VILLAGES COMPUTER & REPAIR (352) 237-4852 email: villagescomputer@yahoo.com Next to the neighborhood Storage on SR200 across from the Jasmine Plaza Computer Repair Custom Building Computer Classes Free Diagnostics Data Recovery Networking In Store Service or at Your Location FREE Service Calls to your house or business with this ad 7256 SW 62nd Ave., Suite 5, Ocala, FL 34476 0008QTB 0 0 0 9 2 B B 00092H9 Charles Marquis Flooring Installation of Dunnellon, Inc. (352) 620-4131 No Matter Where You Bought It, I L L I N S T A L L I T I L L I N S T A L L I T I LL INSTALL IT! Email: charliemarquis@live.com C all W hen it comes to the pesky critters at Tuscawilla Park in downtown Ocala, Im really not trying to duck the issue. Its just that I dont know whats going on with the web-footed creatures that dominate the area and why they have to be killed, especially if the description of their planned demise is accurate. If you missed it, there are ducks all around the ponds at the park in the northeast area of downtown. There used to be just one pond with ducks, but then someone in his infinite wisdom decided to create a new manmade lake on the other side of Watula Avenue, so the ducks have an additional place to swim. But to get there, they have to cross the road. Its actually commonplace for the ducks, in a long row as ducks tend to do, to cross the street, stopping traffic for a couple of minutes as they saunter from the east pond to the west pond, or vice versa. So along comes the Ocala City Council, which decides that the certain breed of ducks has to be killed. Never mind that some people offered to help relocate them to where they wouldnt be a nuisance downtown, the council decided that death would be preferable. The description of the death is that the ducks would be sedated, then taken to a gas chamber somewhere and euthanized. Gas chamber? Is that the most humane way to kill ducks, even nuisance ducks? We got rid of the gas chamber for convicted murderers in most states years ago. Are the ducks worse than convicted murderers? I have to admit that Ive never been known as an animal rights activist I believe peoples rights come first. But the citys plans seem a little bit gruesome to me, especially since a painless alternative has been offered by several people. Its interesting that the city waited until after qualifying for the city election to make this decision. Its too late for people to run against them in the next few weeks. I guess they felt they could play politics with ducks and it wouldnt hurt them. But Im going to hold out hope that the city officials will come to their senses and treat these animals with a little less cruelty. If people are willing to take the ducks to other locations, they should be allowed to do so. Jim Clark is the editor of the West Marion Messenger. He can be reached at editor@westmarionmessenger.com (no hyphens) or at 352-854-3986. Read the classifieds Nothing good ever came out of TexasIf we study early American history the poorest cattle marketed in the 19th century came out of Texas, "Long Horns and Brahmins." Of course they created a lot of El Toro Poo Poo and are still doing it. Sam Rayburn could be the exception. Well, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush both came from Texas and now we have Governor "Ricky" Scott, another loser. It seems he criticizes everything but the kitchen sink.. His criticism of President Obama, our troops, Christianity, evolution and this man wants to be president. This guy fits right in with John Boehner and Mitch McConnell. One of the saddest comments made by the Republicans is President Obama is taking a 10 day, working vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Do you believe? The Congress gets the whole month of August off for vacation and probably longer if it wasn't for the debt ceiling debacle. Listen people, the President doesn't Please see LETTERS Page 7 have the power to raise taxes, increase the debt and above all have "Pork Barrel" projects as do the members of congress. It's great to see so many republicans out there at each other's throats. Maybe they will come up with a few facts about each other they don't want the "American People" to know. It seems that only Ron Paul has any common sense and that's not saying much for the rest of the "Rat Pack." Those who profess business experience, female diversity and broad congressional backgrounds are nothing more than "Hopers," those people who hope the "American People" believe everything they say while not saying anything and Ricky Perry is the worst. Remember what comes from Texas can do what the Bushes did. Get us into an unjust War, Lie, Cheat, Deceive the Public, put us deeper in debt and in an all around way, put America down the tubes. Then they have the audacity to blame President Obama who's been in office 21/2 years and the republicans had eight years plus even starting with a $7 trillion dollars in the black. WOW! If I remember my accounting right, when Bush left office we were in the red to the tune of $12 trillion dollars. That means that Bush squandered $19 trillion dollars. Because the United States is a Republic not a Democracy, don't let the term Republic(an) fool you. They've been trying to do it for years. Remember John Boehner crying at all the right times. I'm ashamed he's from Ohio. Johnny is a crybaby! Bill Ford Ocala LETTERcontinued from Page 6 shelter on your own, contact the county in advance to make prior arrangements. Stock up on food and water. You should have enough non-perishable food and water in your home to last the family for at least a few weeks. If your stock of supplies is old, be sure to refresh it. You might want to purchase new canned goods every few years and rotate the rest through your pantry. Water should be replaced annually. Prepare other disaster supplies. Youll need to stock up on batteries, flashlights, rope, tarps, plastic bags, bad-weather clothing and other essentials to help you through the aftermath of a bad storm. Get your home ready. If you have hurricane shutters, make sure that you have all of the parts and have some extra screws/washers handy. If you dont, have a supply of plywood precut to fit your windows. Gather anything loose from your yard and store it in the garage. Watch the news when a storm is approaching and protect your home when advised by local authorities. If you wait until the rain starts, it may be too late. Develop a family communications plan. You might become separated before or after the storm. Its a good idea to have an out-of-state contact (a relative up north?) to act as the point of contact for all family members in the event of an emergency. Make sure everyone in the family knows who that person is and carries their phone number in their wallet or purse. Plan for the family pets. Many shelters will not accept pets. If you want to ensure your pets livelihood, you may wish to consider evacuating early to a friends home thats in a safe area. Keep your vehicles gassed up to at least half a tank at all times throughout hurricane season. When a storm approaches, lines will get long (up to five hours!) and gas stations will run out of gas before the storm hits. You need to have enough gas to safely evacuate if the situation warrants. What You Need Non-perishable food Drinking water Batteries Medication for all family members First aid kit Flashlights Battery-operated radio Cash Toiletries Clothing Hopefully, this will be a false alarm with Irene this week. But just in case, everyone should be ready. Any last-minute changes, including evacuation plans and orders, and any open shelters in the area, will be posted as soon as they become available on our website at www.westmarionmessenger.com (no hyphens). STORMcontinued from Page 1 Read the classifieds

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By Maria Devine S PECIALTOTHEM ESSENGER Anyone looking for a loving feline companion need look no further than Kitty, the handsome fellow pictured here. Kitty was rescued last month by a Good Samaritan truck driver passing through town and is now thriving in foster care. Hes about 10 years old, neutered, declawed and current on shots. Sweet Kitty is calm and friendly and gets along with other cats as well as dogs that dont bark too much. If you want to add him to a multi-animal household, that should work out just fine. If you want to have him all to yourself hed be happy to be your one and only. So if you want him to beat the odds once again, help him find his forever home by calling the SPCA at 352362-0985. Our first Animal Center dog of the month is Gracie the pit bull mix puppy. At only three months old, Gracie was found as a stray wandering around by Animal Control. Shes described as very loving but active what puppy isnt and only 13 lbs. at this point. If you want a different look to your dog, Gracie also fits that bill. She has a unique face because of her clear gray eyes, and you can gaze at them adoringly as you start to train and bond with her. If youre looking for a happy puppy that likes to follow you around and stay by your side, give the Animal Center a call today at 352-6718700 and youll soon be saying Goodnight Gracie If you would like a young adult dog for your family dog, but not a puppy, then Blaze the 4 year old Chihuahua mix could be the boy for you. Blaze also has a unique look, with a wire haired face that looks a bit like a German shepherd and a Chihuahua style body. At 30 lbs. full grown, hes a great size for any type of household. Poor Blaze was turned over to the Animal Center when his owner couldnt take care of his dogs any longer. The other dogs, all puppies, found new homes right away. No one wanted the unusual looking Blaze and now its your chance to add some spice to your life with this adorable pal. Youll have tons of fun playing outside together and youll never misplace him at the dog park among the usual Shih Tzus and lab mixes. Gracies ID number is A051462 and Blazes is A042686. Please give Animal Services their ID number when you call them at 352-671-8700. Both dogs are available for an adoption fee of $40. This fee includes their spay/neuter surgeries, county licenses, vaccinations and microchips. Instead of calling, you can also stop by the Center at 5701 S.E. 66th St. Dog Days of Summer Weve had a very hot and humid summer this year and this weather could continue through September, at least. Too many dogs are still left out in wire crates in the back yard sun or in cars. If dogs need to be outside in the summer (preferably they should be indoors in air conditioning), they need a place with cold water and shade where they can escape the blazing sun when they need to. If you see a dog in distress, please try to let their owner know and give them a chance to remedy the situation. If they dont, call Animal Control who can try to rescue the animal. Also, it is against the law in Florida to leave an animal in a parked car, even if the windows are cracked open. Dont take your pet on errands unless you can bring them in to the store with you. Just a bit of time in a hot car is torture for them even if it doesnt kill them. So leave them home in comfort instead. We say this every year, but every year these practices continue. So sad. SPCA News The SPCA meets the third Thursday of each month (except July and August) at 1 p.m. in Suite H at the Arbor Conference Center in On Top of the World Communities. Therefore, our next meeting will be Thursday, September 15th. Were looking forward to seeing new faces as well as old friends, so please mark your calendar for that date and come out and join us as we start our new year. Anyone wishing to send us a donation by check can send it to: SPCA of Marion County Inc., 8501B S.W. 93rd Lane, Ocala FL 34481. We greatly appreciate the generosity of our neighbors in the community. If you need our help or would like to join the SPCA or our foster program, please call us at -352-3620985 to find out more. Until next month remember: Pets are not our whole lives, but they make our lives whole. messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 5 8Wednesday, messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger 00091Q9 352-620-2323 featuring a brand new line of materials and a new boutique . Jasmine Square in Ocala 6140 SW SR200 (10 min. from I-75) FREE CLASS ON BASIC BEADING LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! FREE GIFT WITH $10 PURCHASE LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! SAVE UP TO 30% OFF LIMITED TIME OFFER. CALL OR VISIT TODAY! Buy More, Save More Sale! 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Saturday, Aug. 27 Ocala Symphony to hold auditions The Ocala Symphony Orchestra will be holding auditions on Aug. 27 for specific open positions, and will also be accepting those who wish to audition for the first-call sub-list. Auditions will take place in the Fine Arts Building (No. 4) of the College of Central Florida at 3001 S.W. College Road in Ocala. If you have auditioned for the sub-list at any point in the last two seasons, there is no need to re-audition unless you are auditioning for a now open position. New sub-list applicants should prepare five standard orchestral excerpts of their choice, while position applicants must follow the excerpt requirements listed on the OSO website. To sign up for an audition slot, please submit a resume to OSO General Manager, Mary Catherine Wickham at mcwickham@ocalasymphony.com. The Ocala Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1975, currently performs eight subscription concerts a year at the Ocala Breeders Sales Auditorium plus special performances and outreach to youth. It is a 501c3 non-profit corporation supported entirely by ticket sales, donations, sponsorships and grants, with new offices in the Seven Sisters Inn Annex located at 820 S.E. Fort King St. in Ocala. Performance dates and tickets for subscription concerts, the SoundArt series in partnership with the Appleton Museum of Art, as well as Handels Messiah are available at the OSO office or through www.ocalasymphony.com.Thursday, Sept. 8 CERT training availableA new Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training will begin Thursday, Sept. 8 at the Marion County Sheriff's Office, 692 N.W. 30th Ave., Ocala. This is an 8-session training which is available either as an afternoon, from 1 to 3 p.m. class or as an evening, 6:30 to 9 p.m. class. The afternoon and evening classes run concurrently and attendance can be mixed, depending upon availability. Only one class can be missed in the 8-session series and the CPR and last class is mandatory. The CERT program is made up of volunteers under the direction of the Division of Emergency Management of the Sheriff's Office. The purpose of CERT is to train and certify volunteers to be first responders in their communities in the event of a disaster such as a hurricane or tornado. The CERT training includes basic skills in disaster preparedness, fire safety, assessment and treatment of life-threatening conditions, light search of structural and non-structural damage, psychology of the injured and terrorism. Studies of behavior following a disaster have shown that volunteers perform more effectively if they have had prior training and planning in how to function as a team. Consider this opportunity to learn how to form or join a CERT group in your community by signing up for this no-cost training program. For more information and for an application, contact Bob Conn, Trainer, at 352-8120853. Saturday, Sept. 10 9/11 ceremony scheduled A 9/11 remembrance ceremony will be held at the Marion County Veterans Park on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m., and will last about one hour. Citizens, veterans and local first responders are invited. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. The address of the park is 2528 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Saturday, Sept. 17 Golf event to benefit Special Olympics The inaugural Be a Fan benefit golf tournament for Special Olympics Marion County, sponsored by the Ocala Palms Community, will be Saturday, Sept. 17, at Ocala Palms Golf and Country Club. There will be donuts, juice and coffee at 7:30 a.m. and a four-person best ball shotgun scramble at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $75 per player and includes green fees and cart, range balls and buffet lunch. There will be prizes and raffles. For sponsorship and team registration forms contact Peter Kowal at 352-629-5407 or e-mail peterkowal@embarqmail.com, or Diane Peterson, 352-690-1643 or e-mail dlpdiane@embarqmail.com. Saturday, Sept. 24 Trash to Treasure vendors soughtThe Church of the Advent, 11251 S.W. Hwy 484,, is holding its annual Trash to Treasure sale on Saturday Sept 24. (Rain date Oct 1). This will be an outdoor event. Crafters, Flea Market and Food Vendors are invited to attend. Call Al Sickle at 352-208-5664 or Maryanne Brennan 352-347-2428 for registration forms and other info. messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 9 4Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger The West Marion Messenger is a free community newspaper covering news of communities west of Ocala including Fore Ranch, Stone Creek, Fairfield Village, Ocala Palms, Timberwood, Falls of Ocala, Quail Meadow, Foxwood Farms and Golden Hills. Postmaster: Entered as Third Class Matter at the post office in Ocala, Fla., 34477. Problems getting the Messenger: If your community is listed above and the Messenger is not delivered to you or you are having trouble getting the paper from boxes around the S.R. 40 and SR 27 areas, call 854-3986.CONTACT INFORMATION(352) 854-3986 Fax (352) 854-9277 8810 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481 Editor Jim Clark Circulation Barbara Jaggers Inside Sales/Office Coordinator -Michel Northsea Advertising Sales Tom Rapplean and Susie Mirabile Regional Manager John Provost Deadline for news : Friday 1 p.m. the week before publication. Member of the Community Papers of Florida I want to get news in the Messenger. Call editor Jim Clark at 352-854-3986 or send by e-mail to editor@westmarionmessenger.comCommunity news and photos must be received by Friday the week before publication. Mail and photos may be left at the Messenger office in Kingsland Plaza. All contributions are subject to editing for clarity, taste, and style.Deadline for AdvertisingClassified Reader Ads 4 pm Friday Display Ads 5 pm Thursday John M. Boyett, Jr. Financial Advisor Free Investment Reviews 352-237-2008 800-757-3129 8441 SW Hwy. 200, Ste. 119 Ocala Fl 34481 www.edwardjones.com Member SIP C 0008MM5 00091UY 7380 SW 60 TH A VE S TE 1, O CALA FL (352) 237-0021 F AX (866) 498-3838 L OCATED IN S HOPPES OF R ENAISSANCE BEHIND J ASMINE S QUARE CANADIAN MEDS Call for a FREE quote today. We ship anywhere in the US. Locally Owned and Operated Save up to 80% on Prescription Drug Prices DONT GET CAUGHT IN THE DONUT HOLE. CALL US NOW! Up to Full Sets Package Deals Individual Woods, Irons, Hybrids, Putters, Chippers, Wedges, Gloves, Bags, Balls, Accessories, Clothing, Caps, Visors INVENTORY REDUCTION SALE 80% OFF 000923O STOREWIDE SAVINGS We cant renovate and expand until we clear out some space. EVERYTHING MUST GO! RENEWED SURFACES We Specialize In Repairing Your Concrete Not Just Coloring Over It!! WE MAKE YOUR CONCRETE LOOK GOOD! By Re-Surfacing Your Concrete! Driveways Pool Decks Patios Garages Entrance Ways Non Skid Protection Many Colors! Easy to Keep Clean Mildew & Oil Resistant Commercial Grade Quality NEW CONCRETE 352-237-2796 Family Owned & Operated Since 1972 Licensed & Insured #3803 Dependable We Install New or Replace Old Slabs Driveways Drive Extensions Patios Walkways Total Concrete Service A Division of R.C. Cohn Construction 0008VSS 0 0 0 8 W 8 3 A R I ES (M arch 2 1 to A pril 19 ) The typically tidy Ram or Ewe might want to butt out until things are settled on the home front. But get involved and let your Ovine sense of order help restore domestic tranquility. T AU R U S (A pril 20 to M ay 20) The Bovines flair for fine-tuning complicated fiscal dealings comes in handy when an unexpected financial problem arises. Stay with it until its resolved to your satisfaction. GE MINI (M ay 2 1 to J une 20) Family aspects remain strong. There might be some unresolved difficulties, but continued attempts to smooth things over eventually prove to be successful. A major purchase looms. C AN CER (J une 2 1 to J uly 22) A promise that was made but never kept suddenly reemerges in your life. You now have to decide if youre still interested in what it offers or if youve moved past it. L EO (J uly 23 to A ug 22) Romance comes to unattached Leos and Leonas who have been waiting for Cupid to target them for far too long. Domestic purr-fection is also enhanced for paired Felines. VI RGO (A ug 23 to Sept 22) You need to take a muchneeded break from that demanding project before too much energy-draining tension sets in. And dont be ashamed to ask for help. LIB R A ( Sept 23 to Oct 22) Change makes demands that you might find unwelcome at this time. But instead of concentrating on the short run, look toward potential benefits down the road. SCOR PI O ( Oct 23 to N ov 2 1 ) You have a gift for reviving projects that seem beyond repair. Use that same ability to restore a relationship that seems to have turned from loving to lifeless. S A G I TT A R IU S (N ov 22 to D ec 2 1 ) Expect to be asked to use your combined wisdom and humor to resolve a problem. After all, folks not only value your advice, they also like how you give it. C AP R I COR N (D ec 22 to J an 19 ) Most people consider you solid and steady. But you also can be quite capricious (which is a Latin word for describing the behavior of Goats) when it suits your needs. AQUA R IU S (J an 20 to F eb 1 8) People treat you as you wish to be treated. So if you want a change in your relationship, make it happen. Also expect someone to reveal some long-held secrets. PI SCES (F eb 19 to M arch 20) Stay with the decision you made, despite a sudden torrent of advice to the contrary from well-meaning people. Remember: You know your needs better than anyone. B OR N T HI S W EE K: You like things tidy, with no loose ends. You also enjoy research and would make an excellent investigative reporter or scientist. 2011 King Features Synd., Inc. Leisure were! The poolside entertainment included a water balloon toss across the pool. Many balloons ended up in the pool, but Bob and Pat Tobin outlasted everyone and were the winners. As is the custom, there was the usual fifty-fifty drawing, and as is often the case, Earle Talley was the lucky winner. If you missed this party, you really missed a fun evening. Im sure there will be a request for another Jimmy Buffett party next year. The next event will be a regular pot luck dinner on Sept. 10. Many have asked about the bingo games: bingo will begin on Sept. 13. QUAILcontinued from Page 3 Read the classifieds Chefs at the grill at the Quail Meadow Jimmy Buffett event. Happenings

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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 3 10Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger TO PLACE ACLASSIFIED AD, CALLToll Free 1-877-676-1403 MONDAYTHROUGH FRIDAY, 9:00 AM 4:00 PM Friday at 4:00 pm is the deadline for classified reader ads. DEADLINES CANCELLATIONSAll ads require prepayment. We accept: CHARGE IT!! ERRORS Advertisements may be canceled as soon as results are obtained. You will be billed only for the dates the ad actually appears in the paper. Deadlines for cancellations are the same as the deadlines for placing ads, except for specials. Be sure to check your advertisement the first day it appears. We will not be responsible for more than one incorrect insertion. Adjustments are made only for the portion of the ad that is in error.Beware: Publication of any classified advertisement does not constitute endorsement by the West Marion Messenger. We make every ef fort to screen out advertising that may not be legitimate. However, since we can not guarantee the legitimacy of our advertisers, you are advised to be careful of misleading ads and take caution when giving out personal information. Add Up TheSAVINGSwith a Name Address City State Zip Phone 10 Words $5.12 Per Week 44 For Each Additional Word Pricing Includes Online All Ads Must Be Prepaid All Credit Card s Accepted 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 10WORDS$5.12+44AWORD(IncludesOnline)=TOTAL For your convenience, mail with payments to West Marion Messenger office at 8810 SW SR 200, Unit 104, Ocala, FL 34481 or call... CallTollFree1-877-676-1403 CLASSIFIEDAD WMM_CLASS_AD_FORM_3_9_11 Professional OCALA WEST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH has an immediate opportunity for a Program/Project Director This part time(28 HRS per WeeK) position requires individual with excellent organizational, communication & negotiating skills. Operating in a multitasking environment you experience should include at a minimum, the following: Program identification & implementation. Leadership roles in managing technology teams to include user training, problem resolution, systems upgrade & maintenance. Develop & manage annual program budgets, ideally within a church environment. Contract negotiations for systems maintenance and software/hardware upgrades. Ability to source and identify programs and people that will meet stated church objectives. Operating in a fast paced environment, the successful candidate will have a minimum of a two year college degree with a BS preferred and 5-7 years of demonstrated success in a Program/Project Management. If interested, please submit your resume to the address below or a word document attachment to of fice@ocalawest umc.com. Please state your minimum salary requirement Ocala West United Methodist Church 9330 ASW 105th St Ocala Fl. 34481 Spas/Hottubs 2011 HOT TUB Holds 6, New, Warranty, 81 Jets, LED Lights, Sound Sys. Waterfall Retails $9,999. Asking $3,800. 352-400-4165 Wanted to Buy Ca$h for Old StuffJewelry, Military, Knives, Toys, Tools, Taxidermy, ED or PEGGY (352) 237-2478 or (352) 682-6003 VINNYS RECYCLING 352-237-4447 FREE Haul Away Service Dont throw it Away...CALL US WE BUY EVERYTHINGCall Us First! 24/7 After Hours 352-615-4277 How To Make Your Car Disappear...Simply advertise in the Classifieds and get results quickly! www.westmarionmessenger.com TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403 Real Estate For Sale PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Out of Town Real Estate TENNESSEE MOUNTAIN CONDO Gatlinburg Pigeon Forge Area 1 BED, 1 BATH Fully Furnished, stone fireplace, balcony and full resort amenities Lowest fees in area, rental income avail. possible owner financing $39,000 (352) 854-8511 L ET U S W ORK F OR Y OU CALL TOLL FREE1-877-676-1403W EST M ARION M ESSENGERC LASSIFIEDSG ET R ESULTS! Waterfront Homes 7075 W Riverbend Rd 3/2, propane generator, AScreened pool/hot tub area separates house and large guesthouse on Withlacoochee River at Lake Rousseau. Fenced 0.56 acre lot. Boat dock, fire place, LAN, unattached 50 X 30 garage with attic storage.Full deck on water side with wet covered tiki bar and covered firewood storage. All sinks have RO filters. Spiral staircase to loft studio/BR with N, S & W natural light, large unattached storage shed. Mature oaks and young fruit trees. All appliances and whatever else buyer wants, Extra washer/dryer in garage.Priced 10K below recent appraisal at 250K for quick sale. Will be 270K plus when agent contract is signed in thirty days. Contact Charlie Callahan. (352) 509-7206, (352)228-1847, Email: tontok @tampabay.rr.com Vehicles Wanted We Buy Any Vehicle Perfect Condition or not so perfect, Titled, no title, no problem. I will pay up to $15,000 for Vehicles. Any make, Any model. Call A.J. (813) 335-3794 Just call and see how easy it is to make money with the classifieds. 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Book Tee Times Online www.pineoaksocala.com + tax 0008SFG 732-GOLF (4653) Open to the Public $ 5 00 OFF Current Rate with coupon and Tee Time Reservation Our Low Current 18 Hole Rates $ 30 00 Before 11:00 $ 25 00 After 11:00 $ 20 00 After 3:00 Just 1 mile west of I-75 on US 27 (Exit 354) Expires 9/30/11 Expries 9/30/11 Rates subject to change. 18 Hole Summer Special Dress Code: Collared Shirt Required NO Jeans J a s m i n e P l a z a 3 5 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 Jasmine Plaza 352-401-0001 6 1 6 0 S W S R 2 0 0 U n i t 1 0 4 O c a l a F l o r i d a 3 4 4 7 6 6160 SW SR 200 Unit 104 Ocala, Florida 34476 S T O R E H O U R S : T U E S F R I 1 0 5 S A T 1 0 2 STORE HOURS: TUES.-FRI. 10-5 SAT. 10-2 Readers Choice Winner Jewelry Store 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 www.jandjjewelersocala.com Affordable New & Estate Jewelry B ATTERIES $ 8 00 + tax B UYING Y OUR O LD G OLD A l l r e p a i r s d o n e o n p r e m i s e s A l l r e p a i r s d o n e o n p r e m i s e s All repairs done on premises. 0008VCX 8810 SW SR 200 Suite 107 Kingsland Plaza 352-291-7626 SALES SERVICE PARTS & ACCESSORIES G R E A T S E L E C T I O N A S L O W A S $ 1 7 5 0 G R E A T S E L E C T I O N A S L O W A S $ 1 7 5 0 GREAT SELECTION AS LOW AS $1,750 WE BUY GOLF CARTS! GOLF CART ENCLOSURES RENTALS BATTERIES Our battery prices includes installing the battery. FREE inspection, pick-up and delivery. 000906E O C A L A G O L F C A R T S U P E R C E N T E R O C A L A G O L F C A R T S U P E R C E N T E R O CALA G OLF C ART S UPERCENTER HURRY Limited T ime Offer WOW 6V Trojan Batteries $ 459 Installed Only Quail Meadow W hat a fantastic party last Saturday night! For a while it looked like we might have a storm, but, as so often happens, Quail Meadow escaped the rains. Everyone all 80 of us really got into the spirit of Jimmy Buffett. Many were dressed in island wear; even a few parrot hats were present. The clubhouse decorations made you feel as if you were really in Margaritaville. The tiki bar was a very popular spot. Johnny D was the DJ for the evening. The Jimmy Buffett music played all evening. The karaoke mike was available, but most of us were too shy to use it. We want to give a special thanks to Tim McGill and Dave Yoders for grilling all the hamburgers and hot dogs (they even provided the grills). Also, Ron Gartman once again was the corn man. He did a great job cooking all the corn-onthe-cob in his special cooker. No one left hungry if they did, it was their own fault! The leftover food was taken to Brothers Keeper. They are always appreciative of any food donations. The tiki bartenders were Lil Carie, Maryann McGill, and Kathy Voss. They were busy making the smoothies all evening. There was a variety of entertainment. We had several women who took advantage of the line-dance music and also many joined in on a polka. Some of us found out we arent as young as we thought we Quail Meadow celebrates an evening of Jimmy Buffett Carolyn Slocumb Please see QUAIL Page 4 Pat Tobin and Marion Gartman.

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messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Wednesday, August 24, 2011 11 2Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger Eyecare hours are: M T TH F 8:30 -5:00; W 1:00-6:00Select Sat. are available United Health Care Medicare and Blue Cross Blue Shield Provider Heath Brook Commons (next to Publix) 5400 SW College Rd/Highway 200, Suite 106, Ocala, FL 34474 Dr. James A. Muse Our commitment to personalized eyecare... Your eyes are our masterpiece. museumeyecare@live.com Need a NEW Optometrist?Transfer Prescriptions and or RecordsCall 352-622-3937 0009170 MUSEUM EYECARE 00092F9 671-5374 0008YM2 00090LN 7201 SW Hwy. 200 Ocala (352) 629-0900 (4 miles west of I-75, just before new Lowes) (4 miles west of I-75, just before new Lowes) (352) 629-0900 Other locations throughout the southeast 7201 SW Hwy. 200 Ocala GREAT FINANCING ON NEW CARTS! 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Hwy 441 in Living Waters Worship Centers South Sanctuary Christ the King Anglican Church Anglican Church 0008O8E 0009018 LAWN/HOME ROYS LAWN MAINTENANCE Roys Lawn & Home Services Full Property Maintenance Painting Sod Installations Pressure Washing F REE E STIMATES Lic/Ins 3 5 2 3 4 2 4 4 4 4 3 5 2 3 4 2 4 4 4 4 352-342-4444 0008QSZ 6768 SW 80th Street Ocala 34476 352-861-6182 www.ccomc.org S UNDAY S ERVICES Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . 11:00 am Sunday School . . . . . . . 10:00 am All ages Wednesday Bible Study . 7:00 pm Friday Youth Nights . . . . 6:00 pm S ENIOR P ASTOR D AVID B ELLOWS 0008XLH 3660 NE 45th Place Ocala Mobile Service Available Claims Processing For Insurance Warranty & Extended Warranty B & E 352-401-7930 RV Service & Repair Call us before you accept any other offer. We will beat their price! (Written quote required.) Rubber Roof Special $ 1999 00 & up 0008Y8C COMPUTER REPAIR Troys Computer Clinic We Come To You Call or email for appointment (352) 817-2834 troy@troyscomputerclinic.com Repairs are done on-site. We specialize in: Hardware and Software Repairs Virus and Spy-ware Removal Home/Office Networking System Upgrades Custom Builds Consulting and Training http://www.troyscomputerclinic.com HANDYMAN SERVICES All Homes/All Repairs Handyman Services Interior/Exterior: Walls; Ceilings; Texture; Painting; Bathrooms; Pressure Cleaning; Remodeling; General Repairs and more... Over 35 years experience Greater Ocala Area Jim Odom 352-438-9374 0008OL8 0007PK4 IRRIGATION LLC. SPRINKLERS IRRIGATION 3398 S.W. 74th Ave., Bay 101, Ocala Comp #7085 Call for details 352-237-5731 Serving Marion County Since 1982 Jerry Martin Irrigation Seasonal Special Licensed Fully Insured Certified Irrigation Auditor We will beat any written estimate on irrigation repairs or installation. Member of Florida Irrigation Society $ 39 95 WINNER 2010, 2009, 2008 Reset Controller Adjust Spray Heads to Correct Spray Pattern Complete System Inspection (with this ad) ROOFING LES SEEBER, JR. ROOFING (352) 266-4935 (352) 615-0248 R EROOFING R EPAIRS 1 6 Y e a r s E x p e r i e n c e 16 Years Experience W o r k G u a r a n t e e d Work Guaranteed Free Estimates Ins/Lic #CC-C044879 0008QP1 DIALAPRO F o r Y o u r P r o f e s s i o n a l N e e d s For Your Professional Needs W E S T M A R I O N M e s s e n g e r WEST MARION Messenger is discovered through worshiping together 711187 Fairfield Village Fairfield villagers enjoy downtown event Few words are needed to describe the displayed vehicles that captured the attention of Fairfield residents on Saturday, Aug. 20, in downtown Ocala. It is an established fact that many people in our community are very involved with grandchildren of their own, grandchildren of others, or as Sheila and Stan Cohen are as advocates for foster children. When we watch the fun that youngsters can have at an event really aimed predominantly for adults well, we are thoroughly pleased. Stan and Sheila Cohen are well-known not only in Fairfield Village but across Marion County because of their unending generosity to children in need. Though not present for this event, it was evident to those of us there that this event and the youngsters enjoying it are what keep the Cohens doing what they do year round. The accompanying photos show an event that Ocala and Marion County can be very proud to have here. Vehltor.Com, a local vehicle consignment business, put on quite the daylong affair with great fun and wonderful food along with lively music to be enjoyed by all attending. Donating to Toys for Tots and Helping Hands was just an extra reason for us kidloving folks to be able to express once more that our community genuinely is a lively place filled with lovely people. Priscilla Geissal Fairfield Villagers enjoy downtown event in Ocala Customized Purple-Painted Ford caught the attention of many Fairfield Villagers as did the Red 1936 Classic Chevrolet Standard Sedan, at right. Patrice is the owner/chef of La Cuisine and provided refreshments at the celebration at Vehltor.com on Magnolia Ave nue. Eight-yearold Austin, owner and restorer, (along with his dad) of Monster Firetruck from Gainesville. Red Hats visit WillistonThe Ivy House in Williston was the meeting place for The Red Hat Fillies of Ocala Palms in August. Enjoying the Victorian atmosphere and boutiques as well as the scrumptious food are, from left, Sandy Nelson, Gail Sims, Mary Ellen Misiaszek, Bobbi March and Pat Herndon. From the left, Carol Yount, Angie Fischetti, Kathy Gustafson and Judy Duby. From the left, Gerry Schwanke, Marlene Denice, Chris Turner and Joyce Murer. From the left, Carol Bergstol, Florence Slezia, Betty DeSantis, Frances Shaffer, and behind the camera is Cathy Donohue.

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INDEX Fairfield Village..2 Quail Meadow......3 Happenings..........4 Classifieds........10 VOLUME 4, NUMBER 22 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST24, 2011 Red Hats Page 11 Opinion Page 6 12Wednesday, August 24, 2011 messengermessenger MESSENGER messengermessengermessengermessengermessengermessenger 0 0 0 9 1 X F At this writing, Hurricane Irene is churning in the waters south of Florida. Its exact path is unknown. However, it could affect our area in the next few days. You should be preparing for the storm now. Heres how: Select a safe place for the family to weather the storm. This may be a location in your home consider a windowless room on the bottom floor. If your home doesnt have a safe area, you should know the locations of at least two emergency shelters near your home. If you have special medical needs and dont think youll be able to get to the Share your memories of 9/11What do you remember about Sept. 11, 2001? What were you doing when you heard the news? What was your reaction, your feelings as the events of the day unfolded? How did the events of that date change your life? The West Marion Messenger would like to hear from you by Sept. 1. Please keep your responses to about 500 words. The preferred method is by e-mail to editor@westmarionmessenger.com. Well publish the responses in our Sept. 7 edition, which will be put together on Sept. 2 because of the holiday. Almost everyone has vivid memories of that day. Please share your memories with us. Be prepared! Storm could be on its way PHOTO COURTESY FELICIA PRATHER/CHAMBER OF COMMERCECurtis Sayler, USA Home Inspections, lets everyone know hes ready to take a spin at Ocala Gran Prix last Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Vroom, vroom! The Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce conducted a Business After Hours last Thursday at Ocala Gran Prix, 4121 N.W. 44th Ave. at the I-75 Flea Market. After the track was dried following the afternoon rains, some members got a chance to take a spin. The track can be reached at 352-291-0600. PHOTO BY JIM CLARKTroy Mitchell, IT director of Ocala Gran Prix, poses with Felicia Prather of the Chamber. Please see STORM Page 7 PHOTO BY PRISCILLA GEISSALIts a little bigger than we areFairfield Villagers love seeing grandchildren photographed (whether they be theirs or others). Jackson, left, and Mitchell pose to demonstrate the size of Monster Firetruck Burnt Up at the event at Vehltor.com on Magnolia Avenue in Ocala on Saturday, Aug. 20. See Fairfield Village column on Page 2. County seeks board membersResidents who want to get more engaged with their local government have some fresh opportunities to act. Marion County is currently accepting applications for slots on the following volunteer advisory boards. The Board of Adjustment is looking for one member to serve an unexpired term. Adjustment board members review and make decisions regarding citizen requests for variances or special exceptions under the Land Development Code and hear and decide appeals concerning land development code interpretations. The License Review Board is seeking six members to serve four-year terms. Board members investigate and hear complaints regarding competency of licensed contractors and may issue corrective actions as a result of investigations or hearings. Applicants should be licensed in building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, heating/cooling or general contractor work. The Tourist Development Council is searching for one member to serve a four-year term. Council members meet once a quarter to make recommendations regarding the effective use of tourist development tax revenues. Applicants must be a Marion County registered voter and involved in the tourism industry; owners or operators of hotels/motels or other tourist accommodations subject to tax are ineligible for this vacant seat. To obtain an application, contact the County Commission Office (601 S.E. 25th Ave., Ocala; 352-438-2323)


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