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75 cents Read by 83,130 people every day Call 850-747-5050 Want to SUBSCRIBE? Young ARTIST What’s INSIDE COM . panamacitynewsherald Twitter: @The_News_Herald Social MEDIA THURSDAY January 15, 2015 BUSINESS A5 CLASSIFIED C7-10 COMICS B7 CROSSWORD B7 DEATHS B3 LOCAL & STATE B1-4 LOTTERY A2 NATION & WORLD A2-8 OUT & ABOUT B8 SPORTS C1-5 TV LISTINGS C6 VIEWPOINTS A6 By JOHN HENDERSON 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn PANAMA CITY — Bay County’s ambulance service is falling almost $2 million short of covering its operating costs in its first full fiscal year of operation, but officials hope they will be able to close the gap by collecting millions in unpaid bills. Total expenditures for the ambulance service for fiscal 2014, which ended Sept. 30, were $6.96 million, which is $1.81 million away from breaking even. But there is $7.5 million in outstanding debts the county is trying to collect in net accounts receivable. Mark Bowen, chief of emergency services, said considerably more time is needed to collect unpaid debts to see whether the several million-dollar shortfall to cover the ambulance service’s expenses is a reality. The commission wants 18 months from the time the service started to analyze the numbers so the collection effort could be evaluated. Bowen, who met individually with commissioners Wednesday to give them the latest numbers, said the commission might discuss the issue at a meeting in April. “Honestly, I wish (the numbers) were better,” Bowen said. “But I also honestly feel like they haven’t been (in place) long enough to know. I wish they were better the first month we were in business, but it would have been completely unrealistic to think there would have been money coming in. It just hasn’t been long enough. We By ZACK McDONALD 747-5071 | @PCNHzack PANAMA CITY — A released sex offender was re-arrested after a DNA test revealed he was the father of a child allegedly conceived during a rape, officials with the Bay County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Wednesday. Horace Monroe Wood, 45, was at the edge of conditional freedom Monday after a Bay County circuit judge said he did not violate terms of his probation on unrelated charges of lewd and lascivious child molestation. However, only moments before Wood left custody, authorities received DNA results that confirmed he was the father of a child born in 1995 after an alleged sexual battery on a 14-year-old victim, BCSO officials said. Wood was taken back into custody, charged with sexual battery and ordered held without bond. It was the second time Wood neared freedom before swiftly being arrested. The first time, Wood called Sheriff Frank McKeithen to complain that deputies were monitoring his activities and disturbing him through the night. Wood previously had been released the day he was supposed to go to trial at the end of October, although he was accused of sexual battery by four underage victims. He pleaded no contest to one count of lewd and lascivious molestation and received probation and the lifetime designation as a sex offender. At the time, however, investigators were awaiting paternity tests ordered by the court. Investigators were “still investigating a case involving (Wood) and a victim from 1994, who had a child with the defendant when (she) was 14 years old,” Matt Pavese, prosecutor in the case, wrote in an October memo. “We are currently awaiting DNA results of that case.” But the case concluded with the State Attorney’s Office not being able to place any of the alleged victims on the stand because several years had passed since the alleged 2006 child molestations. Some of the children’s accounts, from BY THE NUMBERS Ambulance service in scal year 2013-14: Collected: $5.15 million Sent to collection agency: $0.93 million Net account receivable: $7.51 million Source: Bay County Ambulance service costly so far Officials to stress collecting millions in unpaid bills HORACE WOOD BCSO: DNA shows sexual offender fathered victim’s child SEE SEXUAL OFFENDER | A3 SEE AMBULANCE | A3 BUSINESS Becca Hardin takes over as EDA president A5 LOCAL Panama City Beach eyesore demolished B1 SPORTS GC teams fall short against NWF State C1 January 15, 2015 BUSINESS BUSINESS Becca Hardin takes Becca Hardin takes over as EDA president over as EDA president By BEN KLEINE 522-5114 | @BenKleinepcnh p ANAMA CITY — The old airport site is a desert of development right now, with a newly opened school surrounded by large patches of yellow dirt. Developer St. Andrew Bay Land Co. said that should change soon, as it hopes to begin building homes in the 700-acre SweetBay development in the next two weeks. Developer Jacob Fish said SweetBay will build nine model homes just south of University Academy Charter School. They will be built before other properties are available for sale. St. Andrew Bay Land Co. has completed 32 open lots, with utilities waiting for connection and 100 more in the first phase of the project. SweetBay is laid out in seven sections over the 700 acres, and the subsequent phases of development depend on the market interest for homes. But so far there has been a bevy of interest, similar to Whispering Dunes or Breakfast Point on Panama City Beach, marketing representative Holly Pituch said. The interest mostly has been from families who want to live within walking distance of University Academy Charter School, which was finished in August as the first part of the development’s Phase I. St. Andrew Bay Land wants to solicit interest from a variety of home COMING SOON SweetBay to start home construction within 2 weeks Photos by PATTI BLAKE | The News Herald Construction equipment and other items are visible on the site of the SweetBay development last week. SEE SWEETBAY | A3 COOPER BOYKIN, AGE 3 First Presbyterian Pre-School WEATHER Cooler today with periods of rain. High 53; low 40 | B2


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Delivery concerns: To report a problem with your newspaper delivery, call 850-747-5050 between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. To start your subscription, call our customer service center at 850-747-5050 or toll-free at 800-345-8688. The News Herald also is available at more than 380 stores and news racks throughout Bay, Washington, Holmes, Jackson, Calhoun, Gulf and Franklin counties. Did we miss you? If we missed you, we want to correct the oversight. For redelivery: Call The News Herald at 850-747-5050 between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Single Copies: Daily, 75 cents; Sunday, $1.50 — Subscribers will be charged an additional $1.00 for the regular Sunday retail rate for the Thanksgiving Day edition of The News Herald. Page A2 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 & WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday overturned Labor Department regulations requiring overtime and minimum wage protection for 2 million home health care workers. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon had scrapped part of the rules in December, and Wednesday he completed the process. In his decision, Leon said the Labor Department’s concerns about wages for home care providers are understandable, but Congress is the appropriate forum in which to debate a complex issue affecting so many families. President Barack Obama announced the rules in 2011, avoiding a trip through a hostile Congress that would have been required had the administration chosen the legislative path. Obama presented the rules with fanfare as part of a campaign to boost the economy through executive branch action. The law Congress wrote in 1974 exempted home health care workers from wage and overtime requirements, Leon wrote, and nothing has happened to change that. “Here, yet again, the department is trying to do through regulation what must be done through legislation,” he said, adding that the exemption was meant to ensure affordability for the maximum number of families. Judge overturns home health care wage, overtime rules Singapore navy finds fuselage of AirAsia plane in Java Sea JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A Singaporean navy ship has found the crashed AirAsia plane’s fuselage, a 30-meter-long section with a wing attached, in the Java Sea, authorities said Wednesday. Images taken by a remote-controlled vehicle from the ship showed parts of the plane’s wing and words on the fuselage, Singapore Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said on his Facebook page. He said Indonesian search officials have been notified so they can begin recovery operations. The fuselage section that was found is 30 yards long and 10 yards wide with a height of 3 meters, Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency chief Henry Bambang Soelistyo said. “The fuselage with a wing still attached on it was found in the priority search area and has been confirmed as part of AirAsia plane,” Soelistyo said. He added it was some 1.8 miles from the tail, which was found earlier, and 2,625 feet from the black boxes, at a depth of about 92 feet. The plane carrying 162 people disappeared from radar on Dec. 28 less than halfway into a two-hour flight from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore. Many of the victims are believed to be entombed in the main section of the aircraft’s cabin. Also Wednesday, fishermen found two bodies along with plane seats and debris off the coast of South Kalimantan, bringing to 50 the total of bodies recovered so far. Y OSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A pair of Americans completed what had long been considered the world’s most difficult rock climb Wednesday, using only their hands and feet to scale a 3,000-foot vertical wall on El Capitan, the forbidding granite pedestal in Yosemite National Park that has beckoned adventurers for more than half a century. Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson became the first to free-climb the rock formation’s Dawn Wall, a feat that many had considered impossible. They used ropes and safety harnesses to catch themselves in case of a fall, but relied entirely on their own strength and dexterity to ascend by grasping cracks as thin as razor blades and as small as dimes. The effort took 19 days as the two dealt with constant falls and injuries. But their success completes a yearslong dream that bordered on obsession for the men. Caldwell was the first to finish Wednesday afternoon. He waited on a ledge for Jorgeson, who caught up minutes later. The two embraced before Jorgeson pumped his arms in the air and clapped his hands above his head. Then they sat down for a few moments, gathered their gear, changed clothes and hiked to the nearby summit. A crowd of 200 people gathered in the meadow far below broke into cheers when the men reached the top. Their relatives watched from the ground using telescopic monitors. Caldwell’s mother, Terry, said her son could have reached the top several days ago, but he waited for his friend to make sure they got there together. “That’s a deep, abiding, lifelong friendship, built over suffering on the wall together over six years,” she said. The trek up the world’s largest granite monolith began Dec. 27. Caldwell and Jorgeson lived on the wall itself, eating and sleeping in tents fastened to the rock thousands of feet above the ground and battling painful cuts to their fingertips much of the way. Free-climbers do not pull themselves up with cables or use chisels to carve out handholds. Instead, they climb inch by inch, wedging their fingers and feet into tiny crevices or gripping sharp, thin projections of rock. In photographs, the two appeared at times like Spider-Man, with arms and legs splayed across the pale rock that has been described as smooth as a bedroom wall. AP photos Main, Kevin Jorgeson climbs Tuesday what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world: a free climb of El Capitan, the largest monolith of granite in the world, a halfmile section of exposed granite in California’s Yosemite National Park. 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NATIO N & WORLD Thursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page A3 have to wait until we have a rea sonable window to do a break-even analysis.” He said cuts to the service aren’t realistic, as there is generally a shortage of paramedics. The county could subsidize the service like many other counties or try to convince a private firm to take it over, he said. The county took over operation of the ambulance service on Oct. 1, 2013. “Anytime you take on an under taking of that magnitude, there’s a certain amount of risk,” County Commissioner Guy Tunnell said at the time. “We feel confident that our staff have thoroughly researched this issue.” In discussing whether the county should take over the service, com missioners wondered whether it would pay its own way. “Officially, the jury is still out on that,” Tunnell said at the time, not ing “as long as we can break even that’s the important thing.” Concerns about the recently turned for-profit Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart Health System running the county’s only ambulance ser vice led the commission to consider absorbing the service. The commis sion approved a $3 million line of credit to cover initial purchases and costs in the beginning months. It was intended that the service would eventually pay for itself. Of that line of credit, $2.5 million has been spent to buy new trucks and equipment and covering the first few months of operation of the service. As EMS operator, the county acquired 88 staff members and 14 ambulances from the previous owners. More ambulances will be purchased and added to the fleet as older ones will be rotated out, county officials said. In addition to the Bay Medical facility, the county is leasing substa tions in Callaway and Panama City Beach. AMBULANCE from Page A1 when they were as young as 3 years old, conflicted with others. “I have little doubt these girls are telling the truth; however, time has eroded their stories and their mem ories,” Pavese wrote. In general, the statute of limitations on a firstdegree felony is about four years after the victim turns 18, according to state law. However, prosecution of a sexual battery can com mence within one year after substantial DNA analysis of the crime is conducted, according to law. Wood was released with three years’ proba tion, but eight days later probation officers caught him without one piece of his court-required elec tronic monitoring device and apprehended him out side the Youngstown Motel on U.S. 231. Circuit Judge James Fensom later ruled the almost two hours Wood spent without the moni toring device was not a “substantial” nor “willful violation” of his probation. Wood again prepared for his release. However, as his probation reinstatement was processed, authorities received notice that DNA evidence from the pending paternity case had been returned and identified Wood as the father of a child allegedly conceived in rape, BCSO said. Wood was again taken into custody Monday before he left the Bay County Jail. In addition to the sexual battery charged he has a pending child support case that has been reopened in court. SEXUAL OFFENDER from Page A1 buyers, including retirees and single professionals. Many people ask about the trail that extends from a proposed marina to the south street section of SweetBay, where much of the commercial space is planned. Others ask about access to the water, according to Pituch. “Our goal is to drive the value from the water inland,” Fish said of keeping development off the water. “Everybody gets the benefit of 5 miles of bayfront.” He said the entire development will take at least 15 years. The waterfront sections could be the last pieces to be completed. “It took us six months just to get dirt moved around,” Fish said. There also will be parks. Phase I of the development, called Academy Park, will have three. Fish said SweetBay will have 100 acres of green space. The company has just finished the landing page for its website, , which answers some frequently asked questions from interested home buyers. Eventually, the site will allow people to sign up and show plans when they are made available. “SweetBay is one of the largest projects to ever have been approved in Panama City,” Commis sioner Mike Nichols said. “It’s good for Panama City.” SWEETBAY from Page A1 P ATTI BL AKE | The News Herald Construction equipment is seen on the site of the SweetBay development.WASH I NGTON ( AP) — Federal prosecutors say an Ohio man has been arrested in a plot to attack the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials inside the building. A criminal complaint charges 20-year-old Christo pher Lee Cornell, of Green Township, with attempting to kill officers and employ ees of the United States. Cornell, also known as Raheel Mahrus Ubaydah, was arrested Wednes day as he took control of a firearm during an under cover FBI operation. It wasn’t clear if he had a lawyer. The FBI said the public never was in danger and he never made it to Washington. The complaint alleges an FBI informant began sup plying agents with informa tion about Cornell last year. Prosecutors said he pro fessed allegiance online to the Islamic State and spoke of plans to commit acts of jihad. AP The U.S. Capitol in Washington is seen Wednesday evening. Ohio man accused of plotting to attack Capitol


Page A4 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 NATIO N & WORLD BEIRUT (AP) — With more than a thousand militants killed and ter ritory slipping away, the Islamic State group is losing its grip on the Syrian border town of Kobani under intense U.S.-led airstrikes and astonishingly stiff resistance by Kurdish fighters. It is a stunning reversal for the Islamic State group, which just months ago stood poised to conquer the entire town — and could pierce a carefully crafted image of military strength that helped attract foreign fighters and spread horror across the Middle East. “An IS defeat in Kobani would quite visibly undermine the percep tion of unstoppable momentum and inevitable victory that IS managed to project, particularly after it cap tured Mosul,” said Faysal Itani, a fel low at the Atlantic Council, referring to the militants’ seizure of Iraq’s second-largest city during its blitz into Iraq from Syria last summer. It would also rob the group of a “psychological edge that both facili tated recruitment and intimidated actual and potential rivals, as well as the populations IS controlled,” Itani said. In September, Islamic State fighters began capturing some 300 Kurdish villages near Kobani and thrust into the town itself, occu pying almost half of it. Tens of thou sands of refugees spilled across the border into Turkey. By October, Islamic State control of Kobani was so widespread it even made a propaganda video from the town featuring a captive British pho tojournalist, John Cantlie, to convey a message that Islamic State fight ers had pushed deep inside despite U.S.-led airstrikes. The town, whose capture would give the jihadi group control of a bor der crossing with Turkey and open direct lines between its positions along the border, quickly became a centerpiece of the U.S.-led air cam paign in Syria. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry declared it would be “morally very difficult” not to help Kobani. The U.S.-led air assault began Sept. 23, with Kobani the target of about a half-dozen airstrikes on average each day, and often more. More than 80 percent of all coalition airstrikes in Syria have been in or around the town. Analysts, as well as Syrian and Kurdish activists, credit the air campaign and the arrival of heavily armed Kurdish peshmerga fight ers from Iraq, who neutralized the Islamic State group’s artillery advantage, for bringing key areas of Kobani under Kurdish control. These include a cultural center on a strategic hill overlooking several neighborhoods east and southeast of the town, which was captured in December, as well as a neighbor hood that houses government build ings and a police station. “The U.S.-led coalition air strikes turned the balance. ... Without airstrikes, most likely the city would have been much more difficult to defend,” said Wladi mir van Wilgenburg, an expert on Kurdish politics who writes for The Jamestown Foundation, a U.S.-based research center. “The peshmerga did play a role, but it was mostly the airstrikes.” In the past month, the Kurd ish fighters have made more advances, leading to a remark able battlefield shift. Rami Abdurrahman, who heads the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, estimates the Kurds now con trol about 80 percent of Kobani. Kurdish forces offer similar esti mates. Four months after barrel ing into the town, the extremists barely hold Kobani’s southern and eastern edges, activists and residents say, despite weekly reinforcements to protect what it clearly views as a major stra tegic prize. A A L A S K Hi , I'm Al len Se ar s, St at e of Al as ka Ce rt i ed "T op of th e Wo rld " Sp ec ia lis t. 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The tax agency says only half of the 100 million people expected to call this year will be able to reach a person. Callers who do get through might have to wait on hold for 30 minutes or more to talk to someone who will answer only the simplest questions. “Taxpayers who need help are not getting it, and tax compliance is likely to suffer over the longer term if these problems are not quickly and decisively addressed,” said a report Wednesday by agency watchdog Nina E. Olson. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said budget cuts are forcing the agency to reduce taxpayer services and other functions. The number of audits will decline, technology upgrades will be delayed and the agency might be forced to shut down and furlough work ers for two days later this year, Koskinen said. The IRS will no longer help low-income taxpayers fill out their returns, and tax refunds could be delayed for people who file paper returns. “It couldn’t be worse tim ing,” Koskinen said of the bud get cuts. Congress cut the IRS by $346 million for the bud get year that ends Sept. 30. Koskinen says the agency’s $10.9 billion budget is its low est since 2008. When adjusted for inflation, the budget hasn’t been this low since 1998, he said. Republicans in Congress adamantly oppose Obama’s health law, so some have been working to starve the IRS of funds just as its role in imple menting the law ramps up. It won’t work, Koskinen said. The agency, he said, is required by law to help imple ment the health program. “The only places we have discretion are in information technology, tax enforcement, customer service.” The spending cuts could actually cost the govern ment money, Koskinen said. Having fewer enforcement agents will cost at least $2 billion in lost tax revenue this year, he estimated. Service problems at the IRS also will make it harder for well-intentioned taxpayers to comply with the law, said Olson, who is the National Taxpayer Advocate, an inde pendent office within the IRS. “Without adequate sup port, many taxpayers will be frustrated, some will make potentially costly mistakes, others will incur higher com pliance costs when forced to seek information and assis tance from tax professionals,” she said. “Still others,” Olson said, “will simply give up and not file.” Olson released her annual report to Congress Wednes day, less than a week before the start of tax filing season on Tuesday. In it she raises con cerns about the IRS’s ability to help implement the health law. She said the agency was unable to adequately test the accuracy of some information received from health insur ance exchanges. Also, delays affected the training of IRS employees. Need help filling out your tax return? Don’t call the IRS HILLARY CLINTON AP Smoke rises Nov. 17 from the Syrian city of Kobani following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition. IS group losing Kobani ground WASHINGTON (AP) — As Hillary Rodham Clinton builds up her expected presidential campaign, she’s recruiting veterans of President Barack Obama’s two successful White House runs, signal ing to supporters that she’s taking steps to avoid a repeat of her failed 2008 bid. The overlap between Obama’s long time aides and Clinton’s emerging cam paign also deepens the merger of the Democratic Party’s two most powerful factions. Even as the party’s liberal wing searches for a potential alternative to Clinton, an alliance between the White House and her campaign would offer a contrast with the wide-open fight among Republicans for their nominee. Among the Obama operatives joining their former rival’s campaign are Joel Benenson, the president’s longtime poll ster who will take on the broader role of chief political strategist for Clinton, and Jim Margolis, who will serve as her top media adviser, the same role he held in Obama’s campaigns. A Democratic official familiar with Clinton’s decision-making confirmed the moves. This official, like other Demo crats aware of Clinton’s maneuvers, was not authorized to publicly discuss the developments and spoke on condition of anonymity. Clinton has not declared her candi dacy, but the addition of top Democratic talent to her team is among the clearest signs that an announcement is forth coming. Clinton has paid speeches and appearances on behalf of the Clinton Foundation scheduled through March, suggesting her campaign might not begin until the spring “Hillary knows that the last campaign didn’t go well,” said David Axelrod, a longtime Obama adviser. “For those asking if ’16 will be different, these are some very strong signals.” Clinton supporters have been prod ding the former secretary of state to manage her 2016 team differently than her last campaign, which was under mined by a mismanagement and inter nal strife. Her campaign also struggled to keep up with the more technologi cally savvy, data-driven Obama team, which revolutionized the ability to tar get specific voters. Clinton and her team have signaled they understand the need to fix the problems of 2008 and take advantage of the framework Obama created. Among the 2008 Clinton veterans not expected to return are pollster and strategist Mark Penn, who was seen as a polar izing figure within her campaign, and former campaign manager Patti Solis Doyle. Clinton’s campaign likely is to include loyalists who have worked for her and Bill Clinton during the couple’s decades in politics, including some who were with them during the 1990s and her 2008 campaign. Among them: John Podesta, who is leaving the White House in Feb ruary as a presidential counselor and is expected to become Clinton’s campaign chairman. Mickey Kantor, the chairman of Bill Clinton’s 1992 campaign and a former U.S. trade representative, said Pod esta would fill the critical role of being “someone who can talk to the principal in a way that’s candid and direct.” Clinton recruiting Obama veterans for expected presidential campaign


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Darden Rest Gen. Dynamics Hanger Group Hancock Hldg Home Bancshares ITT St. Joe KBR L-3 Comms Hldgs Oceaneering Int. Regions Fin. Sallie Mae Southern Co. SunTrust Rock-Tenn Co. Ingersoll-Rand Engility Holdings Stocks of local interest Source: Matt Wegner, Financial Advisor, The Edward Jones Co., Panama City 769-1278 Business FOCUS The Associated Press NEW YORK Dismal report on U.S. retail spending hits the stock market A dismal report on retail spending in the U.S. and signs of slowing global growth drove stocks lower and sent yields on government bonds plunging as investors sought safety. U.S. stocks fell from the start of trading on a report that consumers pulled back on spending last month and on a slump in European markets. At one point, the Dow Jones industrial average shed almost 350 points. Investors dumped some key commodities on fears global growth is stalling, pushing the price of copper to a five-year low, and they piled into German, British and U.S. government bonds. The yield on the 30-year U.S. Treasury fell to its lowest on record. “We haven’t seen volatility like this for years,” said John Canally, investment strategist for LPL Financial. “People are more worried.” Precious metals (New York spot price) Gold Silver Platinum BOSTON (AP) — Uber has reached an agreement with Bos ton to share information about the trips passengers take using its on-demand service, a turn around for a company that in the past has been reluctant to hand over data to government regulators. Uber, which announced the deal Tuesday, says it will provide Boston with the distance and time passengers traveled using the ride-hailing service, as well as general pick-up and drop-off locations. The San Franciscobased company promises the information, which it will provide quarterly starting in about two weeks, will be anonymous and protect drivers’ and passengers’ personal information. Meghan Joyce, general manager of Uber Boston, said Wednesday that the data can help city officials adjust traf fic light patterns, reduce road congestion, focus transit invest ments and prioritize street repairs. “The implications for the insights that come out of this data are enormous,” she said. Jascha Franklin-Hodge, Bos ton’s chief information officer, says the information will also help on a range of planning and development decisions. “For us, it’s really a tool to look at the overall characteristics of road ways, trends and changes,” he said. “It’s not a tool to zoom into every detail of every individual and ride. That’s not our goal here.” Uber, which has fought other government requests for simi lar data, said it hopes to reach similar agreements in other U.S. cities. Uber is in a court battle with the California Public Utili ties Commission over trip data. The agency made submitting the data a condition of approv ing ride-hailing services, which generally allow users to request and pay for a car service through their cellphones. Uber has refused to turn over the data even as competitors Lyft and Sidecar have. Uber agrees to share trip data with Boston DETROIT (AP) — The head of self-driving cars for Google expects consumers to be using them on public roads in two to five years. Chris Urmson said the cars would still be test vehicles, and Google would collect data on how they interact with other vehicles and pedestrians. Google is working on sensors to detect road signs and other vehi cles, and software that analyzes all the data. The small, bulbous cars without steering wheels or pedals are being tested at a Google facility in California. Urmson wouldn’t give a date for putting driverless cars on roads en masse, saying that the system has to be safe enough to work properly. He told reporters Wednesday at the Automotive News World Con gress in Detroit that Google doesn’t know yet how it will make money on the cars. Urmson wants to reach the point where his test team no longer has to pilot the cars. “What we really need is to get to the point where we’re learning about how people interact with it, how they are using it, and how can we best bring that to market as a product that people care for,” he said. Google might face state regula tory hurdles depending on where it chooses to test the cars in pub lic. Under legislation that Google persuaded California lawmakers to pass in 2012, self-driving cars must have a steering wheel and pedals. Several other states have passed laws formally allowing autonomous cars on public roads without that restriction. The company in December announced that it had a fully func tioning prototype that’s been driv ing on its test track. It hoped to see the cars on the road in northern California this year, but they would have to have safety drivers and temporary manual controls. Google also confirmed that it has hired Roush Enterprises Inc., a Detroit-area company that designs and builds prototypes for the auto industry, to build 150 prototype Google autonomous cars. Urmson said Google is making laser and other sensors for the cars smaller and less costly. He predicted that the cars would fail at some point on public roads, but said Google’s cars have been driven more than 700,000 miles on public roads without causing a crash. Google expects public in driverless cars in 2 to 5 years By VALERIE GARMAN 747-5076 | @valeriegarman PANAMA CITY — Bay County Economic Development Alli ance (EDA) official Becca Hardin dropped “interim” from her title Wednesday to become the orga nization’s new president, after a vote by the organization’s execu tive committee at its first gather ing of 2015. During the meeting, Hardin presented an overview of the EDA’s goals for the coming year, which includes plans to heav ily market Bay County’s offer ings to companies across the globe. She cited the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, Port Panama City, and programs through Haney Technical Center and the area’s colleges as just a few assets that help Bay County stand out from the competition. “We’re in the process of generating a buzz around Bay County as we head into 2015,” Hardin said. “We’re ready to show Bay County to the world.” Hardin stepped in as interim president of the EDA after former president Neal Wade resigned in November to take on a position at the University of Alabama, where he is working to establish a new economic development academy. EDA executive committee member and former Florida House Speaker Allan Bense said he was impressed by Hardin’s enthusiasm about Bay County’s potential and made the motion to appoint her the new EDA president. Bense’s motion passed unanimously. Hardin relayed a list of ongoing EDA projects, which included a handful she reported were moving forward to the next step. The list included three new projects, including an avia tion and aerospace project from Enterprise Florida proposing 248 new jobs for the area. But while Bay County still might be waiting for that “home run” project, Hardin said those situations are very rare. “Economic development is a marathon, not a sprint,” she said. “We have to focus on what’s right for Bay County. We want to set those realistic expectations.” During Wednesday’s meeting, the board also approved a new slate of officers for the coming year. John Juchniewicz was elected chairman for 2015 and will take over for former Chairman John Ed McDanal. Other officers for this year include Vice Chairman Clint Mizell, Treasurer Wayne Stubbs and Secretary Jorge Gonzalez. Hardin takes over as EDA president B E CC A HA R D IN Business name: Answer Marketing Inc. Contact information: Address, 1131-A Beck Ave., Panama City; Phone, (850) 215-7667; website, and; email, Number of employees: five Owner’s or manager’s name: Kristi Kirkland Business service provided: Business acceleration firm; staff training, community connectors, management of professional business groups, social media, small business support and more. Years in business: three How did you get into this business? Out of necessity, I provided these services for a local company. Friends, clients, connections began asking to be “shown how” so Answer Marketing was created out of a rapidly expanding need. What do you like most about your business? Seeing our clients’ eyes light up when their business takes off. There’s nothing in the world like being able to help another succeed in their own dreams. What, or who, is it at your business that makes it of interest? You get a variety at Answer Marketing. As owner and managing company to several professional networking groups in Bay County you never know who will be in the office when you stop by. We have had individual meetings turn into a lengthy collective of awesome individuals all who stopped by for one thing or another and ended up hanging out making business happen together. It is inspiring to be a part of! Links to Facebook or Twitter pages: www.facebook. com/AnswerMarketing, www. Name of person completing this form including contact information: Kristi A. KirklandANDREW W ARDLOW | The News Herald Kristi Kirkland is the owner of Answer Marketing on Beck Avenue in Panama City. 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Page A6 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 Viewpoints Our V IEW Tim Thompson, Publisher Mike Cazalas, Editor S. Brady Calhoun, Editorial Page Editor 747-5075 | @sbradycalhoun bcalhoun@pcnh.comRICK MCKEE | The Augusta Chronicle T he phrase “I’m sorry” wasn’t in the mix, but the White House’s tentative, tiptoeing apology for not representing the United States more prominently in Sunday’s huge march against terrorism in Paris was nonetheless remarkable. It was a rare admission by Barack Obama’s team, normally well tuned to optics, that it hadn’t realized how bad the president would look. “It’s fair to say we should have sent someone with a higher profile,” White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Monday. Someone with a higher profile, in other words, than Ambassador Jane Hartley, who was barely noticed. That someone could have been President Obama himself. He didn’t go. It could have been Vice President Joe Biden. He didn’t go. It could have been Secretary of State John Kerry, who in fact speaks French. He didn’t go. A roster of world leaders did go, including Germany’s Angela Merkel and Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu. The crowd that filled the boulevards of Paris was estimated at more than a million. America’s low profile was embarrassing. Talk in Washington is that Mr. Obama didn’t realize the anti-terror march would be such a big deal. That’s doubtful. More likely, he didn’t go because the march wasn’t his deal. In the last half of his last term as president, Barack Obama is eager to leave his mark, to craft a legacy, and not nearly as excited about history as shaped by others. This was evident last month, when his overture to Cuba and the Sony Pictures hacking scandal were competing for headlines. Asked about Sony during a press conference, Mr. Obama gave an answer that bordered on dismissive. The Sony affair at that moment was getting more ink and more air time; the Cuba story had become yesterday’s news; and he was miffed. He wasn’t interested in the Sony narrative. Similarly, Mr. Obama wasn’t interested in the “Paris stands up to terrorism” narrative, either, until his lack of interest drew criticism. Such petulance is unbecoming the leader of the free world. We hope that as Europe and the United States work together to combat terrorism, the president can put aside his peevishness and acknowledge that, sometimes, great events proceed without his guidance. L E TT E RS POL IC Y: Provide a daytime telephone number and home address for verication purposes. Letters may be edited for space, consistency and clarity. Please limit to 750 words. Send mail to E ditor, P.O. Box 1940, Panama C ity, FL 32402; or email to 49 FORUM Should gas taxes be raised to pay for infrastructure improvements? WEEKLY QUESTION Last question’s results 43% No 40 votes 57% Y es 54 votes To respond, visit Should private walkovers be banned on PCB? “W hether one is a conservative or a radical, a protectionist or a free trader, a cosmopolitan or a nationalist, a churchman or a heathen, it is useful to know the causes and consequences of economic phenomena.” That quotation, from Nobel laureate George J. Stigler, is how Dr. Thomas Sowell begins the fifth edition of “Basic Economics.” It’s a book that explains complex economic phenomena in a way that many economists cannot. And, I might add, it provides an understanding of some economic phenomena that might prove elusive to a Ph.D. economist. “Basic Economics” is a 653page book, not including the index. One doesn’t have to start reading it at the beginning. Near the book’s end, there’s a section titled “Questions,” and it points the reader to answers. How about this question: How can the prices of baseball bats be affected by the demand for paper or the prices of catcher’s mitts be affected by the demand for cheese? Another question easily answered is: Why would luxury hotels be charging lower rates than economy hotels in the same city? Then there’s: Can government-imposed prices for medical care reduce the cost of that care? I’m not going to give the answers away; you’ll have to read the book. The bottom line is that an understanding of material contained in “Basic Economics” would prevent us from falling easy prey to charlatans, hustlers and quacks. Sowell points out that the most basic thing that can be said about economics is that we live in a world of scarcity. That means — whether our policies, practices and institutions are wise or unwise, noble or ignoble — there is never enough of anything to satisfy all of our desires. What are sometimes called “unmet needs” are inherent to any society, whether it’s capitalist, socialist, feudal or any other kind of society. Economics is not just about goods and services that we enjoy as consumers. It’s more fundamentally about productivity — that is, how the use of land, labor, capital and other inputs that go into producing the volume of output determines a nation’s wealth. Decisions about how to use those inputs might be more important than the resources themselves. There are countries, such as Japan and Switzerland, that have far greater wealth than countries — for example, Uruguay and Venezuela — that are far richer in natural resources. I would add as an aside to Sowell’s discussion that the human mind is the ultimate resource. I’ve asked students why it was that George Washington didn’t have guided missiles with which to pummel the British or a cellphone to communicate with his troops. After all, the physical resources that are necessary to make missiles and cellphones were around at the time. In fact, the physical resources were also around at the time of the caveman. What wasn’t around was the ingenuity from the human mind to make missiles and cellphones. One part of Sowell’s introductory chapter deals with the role of economics. A popular misconception is that economics is about opinions, running a business or the ups and downs of stock markets. Economics is a systematic study of cause and effect, showing what happens when you do specific things in specific ways. The path to understanding outcomes is to examine consequences of decisions in terms of incentives they create rather than goals they pursue. Paying attention to goals rather than incentives has been responsible for disastrous public policy. The minimum wage law is one example. Its goal is to provide “living wages.” It creates incentives for employers to reduce and seek substitutes for labor and thereby causes unemployment for some workers. Rent control laws are enacted to provide “affordable housing.” They provide incentives for landlords to convert apartments to condominiums, create black markets and reduce housing construction in rent-controlled areas. The fact that Sowell’s “Basic Economics” has been translated into seven different languages speaks well of its usefulness in transmitting fundamental economic understanding. Reading it can benefit ordinary people, as well as Ph.D. economists.Walter E . Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University and a columnist with C reators Syndicate. W hen we arrived at the beach this winter, it was great to see Front Beach Road west of State 79 refinished with marked bike lanes. Now it was reasonably safe to ride a bike down it without too much danger of getting hit. I have enjoyed cruising the back streets and Pier Park for the past month seeing places I have missed during the past years. Monday’s article on Gayle’s Trails was great. Kudos to PCB for thinking of cyclists. Just a couple of things: The News Herald article would have been much more informative if they included a small graphic to depict the trails. Pier Park complex and other businesses could use some more bike stands. I can only find one in Pier Park, one by the new Wal-Mart and one by the McDonald’s next door. I’d bet locking your bike to a traffic sign is illegal. Getting into the PCB Conservation Area (it is great) off U.S. Highway 98 on a bike isn’t easy. I had to make a “mad coyote dash” across U.S. 98 at Vestavia to make it to a safe cycling street to access it. I know many consider cyclists insane and using the bike lanes on Back Beach with the speed and amount of traffic there would definitely prove out that assumption. Thank you PCB for improving things for the biking public. Great progress! J A CK ELL I OTT Rainy River, Ontario Chaos One terror event in France tied up 90,000 law enforcement personnel for several days to track down two or three radical Islamic terrorists. Can you imagine 10, 12 or 15 like events taking place in a coordinated fashion here in the U.S.? I am pointing this out in hopes of getting our elected officials to revisit our concealed carry laws. In Florida it is reported we have about five people out of 100 with a carry license. If you own a firearm you should have a license. The last time I checked it takes a few hours of training and $112 for a seven-year license at the Florida Department of Agriculture. You also have to be a law-abiding member of society. You can have a carry license and become a criminal real quick. You can pick your kid up or visit the principal at school. You can go to city hall and pay your water bill. You can stop at a bar and have a Coke. The list goes on and on. The point is we have created far too many “Gun Free Zones” which are the devil’s playground. It recently was reported that France announced all cops previously unarmed will be armed at all times. The police lay their lives on the line every day looking after our welfare and do a fine job of it. With what is apparently coming at us we would be much better off if several people were silently carrying concealed weapons at every entity in the state. A 911 call takes a few minutes at best while a speeding bullet only takes a fraction of a second to arrive at the scene of the crime. How safe do you feel where you spend your day? B OB SHE LMAN Panama City Climate change scam Many thanks to Merle C. Potter (Jan. 7, “Man-made climate change is not a real problem”) for shedding statistical light on the great “climate change” scam. I am certain there are millions of people who sincerely believe the crap spewed out by the promoters of “climate change.” They are being manipulated by a group whose objective is global redistribution of wealth. These people wish to cripple the industrial strength of the U.S. and other stable nations by restricting their access to fossil fuels. Did you know that in the early 19th century there was a renewed interest in finding a “northwest passage” around the north of Canada as a result of whaling ship captains reporting that the polar ice caps were melting and the area around Greenland was free of sea ice. Am I a conspiracy nut? Maybe! But I know when I am being fed bull by those with ulterior motives. J AM E S G OO D W I N Panama City Basic economics Walter Williams Obama apologizes, sort of Bike lanes show improvement but more work needed


NATIO N & WORLD Thursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page A7 Coupon Come in fo r a hear ing pr o le . Co me by an d se e th e di ff er en ce he ar 850-78 4-43 27 Coupon “NERA ” Co mmun it yBa nk .ne t WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regula tors have approved an appetite-suppressing implant designed to treat obesity by zapping nerves that connect the stomach and the brain. The Maestro Rechargeable System uses electrodes implanted in the abdomen to stimulate the vagus nerve, which signals to the brain that the stomach is empty or full. Patients and doctors can adjust the device settings using external controllers. Shares of EnteroMedics rose in trading Wednesday after the Food and Drug Admin istration said it approved the device for cer tain patients who are severely obese. It’s the first medical device approved for obesity since the agency’s 2007 approval of a gastric band from Ethicon. The FDA approved the device for patients 18 and older who have been unable to lose weight via a supervised weight-loss program and have a body mass index of 35 to 40 with one other obesity-related health condition, such as diabetes. BMI is an estimate of body fat based on weight and height. Someone who is 5-foot-9 would be severely obese — with a BMI of 35 — at 240 pounds. EnteroMedics said the device’s two elec trodes are implanted via a minimally-inva sive surgical procedure, which could make the device system a less invasive alternative to other weight-loss surgeries. The device has an external battery that needs to be recharged weekly. The St. Paul, Minnesotabased company compares it to a pacemaker. A company executive said the device is already approved in Europe and Australia though it is not yet on sale. EnteroMedics plans to focus on the device’s U.S. launch, targeting sales to surgical centers. The com pany is also pursuing reimbursement from health care insurance providers. FDA approves appetite-zapping implant for obese patients GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) — A school bus carrying 45 stu dents from a North Carolina middle school overturned Wednesday on a two-lane road, injuring 15 of the chil dren, authorities said. None of the injuries appeared serious. The North Carolina Highway Patrol determined that a compartment door above the driver fell open, causing a distraction shortly before the afternoon acci dent, according to spokes man Todd Hagans of the Gaston County Schools. He said the patrol learned that as the driver tried to close the door, the bus swerved and overturned. According to Hagans, the compartment usually holds a fire extinguisher, as well as video and GPS equipment. Hagans said 11 students were taken to a Gastonia hospital and four more to a hospital in nearby Kings Mountain. Details of their injuries were not released. Hagans said the driver wasn’t injured and that the remaining children were picked up afterward. TV footage showed the yellow bus resting on its right side, blocking both lanes with its back half jut ting off the shoulder. Both rooftop hatches and the rear door were open and the roof appeared dented. Emergency officials clus tered nearby, spreading tarps and gear to attend to the injured. Some of the stu dents wrapped themselves in blankets given to them. The highway patrol said speed was not a factor in the accident. The Charlotte Observer reported that several par ents, upon hearing about the bus accident, rushed to the area and waited anxiously beyond police barricades. Melanie Massagee said her 13-year-old grandson was on the bus. She said his head and arm were hurt ing, but he had no serious injuries. AP French President Francois Hollande, third from left, walks with French Defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, left , French Army Chief of Staff General Pierre de Villiers, center, Commander of the aircraft carrier battle group Admiral Chaperon, second from right, Navy Chief of staff Admiral Bernard Rogel, right, and French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle’s Commander, Captain Pierre Vandier, third from right, during a visit Wednesday on the French nuclear aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle. Paris gunman’s safe house could hold clues to 4th attacker PARIS (AP) — Amedy Coulibaly, the gun man who killed four hostages at a Paris kosher supermarket, rented a small subur ban house the week before and filled it with an impressive arsenal of late-model weap ons, police said Wednesday. A published report said a search of the house has enabled police to identity a poten tial fourth attacker as investigators follow the money and supply systems for the three known killers, all of whom died in police raids. Police said as many as six members of the same radi cal Islamic terror cell could be at large. “We have put our finger on some extremely dangerous people, men and women,” French police union spokesman Christophe Crepin said. “We are really in a war.” Of special interest is the small attached house on a quiet street in the town of Gen tilly south of Paris that Coulibaly rented about two weeks ago. French police officials refused to say what has been discovered inside the dwelling, but the newspaper Le Parisien reported detectives from the Paris Criminal Brigade and a special police antiterrorism unit seized a scooter there that allowed them to identity “a fourth man” who acted as Coulibaly’s accomplice. The newspaper did not identify the man by name, but said he might have shot and seriously wounded a jogger in nearby Fon tenay-aux-Roses on Jan. 7, the same day two friends of Coulibaly, brothers Cherif and Said Kouachi, killed 12 people at the offices of Char lie Hebdo. “The fourth man,” who has a lengthy criminal record, might have been involved in that attack, the newspaper reported, adding he might have already escaped to Syria. Al-Qaida in Yemen claimed responsibil ity for the brothers’ attack, but it had been unclear which brother had made that con nection. On Wednesday, the U.S. officials said Cherif Kouachi is believed to have gone to train in Yemen in 2011 but used his brother Said’s ID. 3 bodies found in clandestine grave at Honduras youth lockup TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Three bodies were dis covered in a clandestine grave at a gang-dominated teen lockup and are believed to be inmates previously thought to have escaped, Honduran authorities said Wednesday. The dismembered corpses were unearthed near a perim eter wall at the Renacimiento Center for the Rehabilitation of Minors, criminal investi gations chief Ricardo Castro told reporters. The wall separates the juvenile detention facility from the country’s only wom en’s prison. The facilities are about 12 miles north of the capital of Tegucigalpa. One of the bodies has already been identified as an inmate who disappeared a year ago and was reported as a fugitive, Castro said. Foren sic tests were continuing, and authorities were looking for more possible graves. “We are checking the entire grounds of Renacimiento, especially the wettest parts and where there are signs of recently disturbed soil,” Castro said. More than 160 inmates ages 12 to 18 are housed at Renacimiento, most of them members of the Barrio 18 gang. A force of more than 150 police officers, soldiers, judges, prosecutors and forensic experts began comb ing the grounds Monday. AP In this image made from video and released by WSOC-TV, authorities render aid to school children Wednesday in Gastonia, N.C. A school bus carrying about 40 students overturned in Gaston County Wednesday afternoon, according to WSOC. 15 injured when school bus overturns in North Carolina


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By ZACK McDONALD 747-5071 | @PCNHzack PARKER — The parents of a child have been arrested after their 5-month-old was hospitalized with a fractured arm and broken ribs, according to Parker Police Department documents. Molly Elizabeth Bush, 38, and Eric Dewayne Smitherman, 26, have been charged with child neglect and aggravated child abuse, respectively. Police intervened after an incident Monday that ended with their child sent to a local hospital. Bush and Smitherman were taken to the Bay County Jail, police reported. Smitherman allegedly shook the child to stop the infant from crying. The baby suffered a spiral fracture to the left arm and broken ribs, according to arrest reports. Police said Bush, the child’s mother, did not try to stop Smitherman from shaking the infant. She also did not contact law enforcement before she took the baby to the hospital, police said. Police said Smitherman was on drugs at the time, according to arrest reports. Bush told investi gators she had sold Smitherman hydro codone, and that he previously had been under the influence of cocaine and methamphetamine. Bush told police Smitherman had been violent with her other children in the past, but she did not report those incidents. Smitherman was arrested in January 2014 for battery on Bush while she was pregnant with the child. He also was charged with depriving a victim of communication with law enforcement when Bush tried to call police. Panama City police dispatchers heard a brief moment of the fight before Smitherman snatched the phone from Bush and hung up, court records indicated. During his bond hearing Monday, Smitherman asked to be freed on bond because he had to care for his elderly mother. “Weren’t you also supposed to be caring for your child?” Circuit Judge Shane Vann replied. Smitherman is being held without bond after violating his probation from the January 2014 incident. He was given a $50,000 bond for the aggravated child abuse charge. Bush’s bond was set at $15,000. Injured baby hospitalized; parents arrested Counting the days to Spring Break. NOT! Please send that image to Hannity with invite to report on PCB winter guests! Gwen Graham is a hard worker and off to a wonderful start. I am an independent voter, and she has shown such good judgment already. Sure enjoying biking on the Trails again. Never go to P.C. anymore. All that is needed is on the beach. But P.C. could take spring breakers, that would be great! Tag should read: “Welcome To Florida, land of the nonstop complainers.” Don’t like the weather in your front yard? Check out your backyard. It’s Florida. My husband stopped a lady on the beach with her dog today and commented that dogs aren’t allowed on the beach. She ignored him. The fleas and ticks this winter are relentless. We need a break, Mother Nature, please. Who would know there was an Angela Lansbury twin in Panama City Beach? Coming to PCB just gets better and better! My day doesn’t start without coffee and the crossword puzzle. I realized that I was complaining about the heat in the summer and the cold in the winter. Change is good, so I stopped my complaining! Skateboard park would be nice the other side of PCB. Believe it or not, children actually live there as well. Some it seems don’t know that. Gluten free is good. I want to see pollutant free water as well. With all the boil notices we get, I’m not so sure that’s the case. Readers sound off Squall Line appears daily. Call 850-522-5133, or go to and click on the “Squall Live” icon. S quall L ine PANAMA CITY NEWS HERALD THURSDAY January 15, 2015 Section B Local & State panamacitynewsherald Twitter: @The_News_Herald A story on page B3 Wednesday headlined “County looks at rebuilding deteriorating skateboard park” incorrectly reported which county board was briefed on conceptual designs. The board is the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. Setting It STRAIGHT E R IC SMITHE R MAN MOLLY B USH Road in front of Beach Club Motel will be improved By VALERIE GARMAN 747-5076 | @valeriegarman PANAMA CITY BEACH — People who watched the Beach Club Motel crumble along Front Beach Road on Tuesday night weren’t sad to see it go. The motel has been closed and fenced off for at least four years, and has had two fires and ongoing issues with vagrancy. Construction crews began the process to demolish the structure earlier this week. “Our homeowners have been begging and asking for the past year when it’s coming down,” said Lamar Griffin, maintenance supervisor at OceanVilla Condominiums next door. PCB EYESORE RAZED P hotos by A NDRE W WARDLO W | The News Herald The long-closed Beach Club Motel in Panama City Beach is demolished Wednesday. BROWSE A VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY AT NEWSHERALD.COM Callaway: Chickens can stay By BEN KLEINE 522-5114 | @BenKleinepcnh CALLA W AY — Mayor Thomas Abbott delivered an impassioned speech about freedom and maintaining a way of life. It also happened to be about chickens. The Callaway City Commission discussed an ordinance Tuesday night that would have restricted residents to keeping six chickens per parcel and required them to register each chicken for a $5 perchicken fee. “You can buy cooked ones for that price,” Commissioner Ralph Hollister said of the fee. Abbott’s remarks helped settle the issue and received a round of applause from half the audience at the meeting. “I’m just going to say what I think. I don’t like this ordinance for a number of reasons,” he said. “I don’t believe in government putting a stop on the way people live their lives. We can find a way to eliminate the problem without eliminating the way of people’s lives. As much as I understand Mr. Gandy, I think this is a death knell. I think it’s overkill.” The commission voted unanimously against the ordinance. The proposed law was spurred by a disagreement between two Callaway residents dating back to June. Michael Gandy, who lives at 1039 Comet Ave., complained his neighbors had too many chickens that made too much noise. On the recommendation of Code Enforcement officer Bill Frye, the commission granted the first-ever chicken permit to Sandra Adams, who houses more than 60 chickens in a large coop in the back portion of her property. After Gandy’s complaint, Adams removed roosters from the property. “I did everything I was supposed to do,” Adams said. Gandy appeared with his lawyer, Don Dennis, to argue the ordinance needed to be tougher and include keeping the condition that chicken owners need to obtain neighbors’ permission. Abbott did state the commission will consider a future ordinance. “Clearly, this is an issue,” he said. “It’s our responsibility to try to solve it. We’ll go back to the drawing board.” SEE EYES ORE R AZED | B3 HEATHER LEIPHART | The News Herald Lola Renee Moore, pastor of the Marantha and Emmanuel SDA churches in Northwest Florida, speaks Wednesday at the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. King’s message of pacifism presented at Warfare Center By CHRIS OL WELL 747-5079 | @PCNHchriso NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY PANAMA CITY — What would happen if the military adopted the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s message of nonviolent confrontation and radical love? It’s hard to imagine anyone will ever know for sure, but Pastor Lola Moore seemed to steer military members at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance at the Navy base Wednesday toward the type of pacifism King practiced, speaking of the threat man poses to humanity. “By (God’s) grace, we have an earth that is still here. We have a United States that is still present, and it is only present because someone decided that they would not annihilate someone else, only present because someone withheld the kind of force they could’ve used in order to kill,” Moore said. The iconic civil rights leader might have turned 86 on Friday if he hadn’t been assassinated in Memphis, Tenn., in 1968. Moore, who leads two Northwest Florida congregations, opened her presentation with a recording of words King once spoke. “One of the great problems of history is that the concepts of love and power have usually been contrasted as opposites, polar opposites, so that love is identified with a resignation of power and power with a denial of love,” King said, later adding, SEE KING’S MESSAGE | B3


Page B2 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 6 a.m Noon 6 p.m Low Hazard Medium Hazard High Hazard Water closed to public Dangerous Marine Life High Low 48/33 50/36 52/34 52/38 53/39 52/37 52/39 55/42 56/41 49/33 55/41 52/38 56/41 55/44 58/45 57/44 57/42 53/40 57/40 61/51 65/43 61/45 Mostly sunny Sunshine mixing with some clouds Partial sunshine Partial sunshine 53 48 52 50 40 Winds: N 6-12 mph Winds: SE 6-12 mph Winds: NW 8-16 mph Winds: NNE 6-12 mph Winds: NNE 4-8 mph Blountstown 11.89 ft. 15 ft. Caryville 6.42 ft. 12 ft. Clairborne 35.76 ft. 42 ft. Century 7.46 ft. 17 ft. Coffeeville, AL 26.02 ft. 29 ft. Through 7 a.m. Wed. Apalachicola 1:46p 6:28a 10:30p 4:23p Destin 6:14p 4:31a ----West Pass 1:19p 6:01a 10:03p 3:56p Panama City 5:50p 3:54a ----Port St. Joe 5:41p 3:20a ----Okaloosa Island 4:47p 3:37a ----Milton 8:27p 6:52a ----East Bay 7:31p 6:22a ----Pensacola 6:47p 5:05a ----Fishing Bend 7:28p 5:56a ----The Narrows 8:24p 7:56a ----Carrabelle 12:21p 4:15a 9:05p 2:10p Forecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. 15 New First Full Last Jan 20 Jan 26 Feb 3 Feb 11 Sunrise today ........... 6:39 a.m. Sunset tonight .......... 5:04 p.m. Moonrise today ........ 1:39 a.m. Moonset today ....... 12:50 p.m. Today Fri. Today Fri. Clearwater 67/54/pc 63/48/pc Daytona Beach 66/47/sh 62/46/s Ft. Lauderdale 77/63/pc 72/59/pc Gainesville 60/43/sh 60/38/s Jacksonville 58/42/sh 59/37/s Jupiter 76/61/pc 71/58/pc Key Largo 77/66/pc 75/63/pc Key West 76/67/pc 74/65/pc Lake City 57/43/r 60/34/s Lakeland 70/52/pc 64/44/pc Melbourne 72/52/pc 66/50/pc Miami 80/64/pc 74/59/pc Naples 77/59/pc 72/52/pc Ocala 63/46/sh 61/39/s Okeechobee 73/57/pc 68/48/pc Orlando 70/52/pc 65/47/pc Palm Beach 77/64/pc 72/60/pc Tampa 69/53/pc 64/48/pc Today Fri. Today Fri. Baghdad 60/40/sh 60/40/s Berlin 46/43/sh 49/38/pc Bermuda 73/66/sh 71/62/sh Hong Kong 65/55/s 68/55/s Jerusalem 47/40/pc 50/43/r Kabul 48/18/s 51/20/s London 47/38/r 44/30/pc Madrid 52/34/pc 47/28/pc Mexico City 73/43/pc 72/43/pc Montreal 16/11/pc 20/-12/sn Nassau 80/65/pc 79/65/sh Paris 49/38/r 46/34/pc Rome 59/48/pc 59/53/c Tokyo 46/40/r 51/40/pc Toronto 23/19/pc 20/9/pc Vancouver 47/42/r 48/38/sh Today Fri. Today Fri. 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Seas 2 feet or less. Visibility less than 3 miles at times in rain; otherwise, clear. Tomorrow: Wind from the north at 7-14 knots. Seas 1-3 feet. Visibility generally clear. Cooler today with periods of rain. Winds north 4-8 mph. A little rain early in the evening; clearing tonight. Winds north 7-14 mph. High/low ......................... 60/53 Last year's High/low ...... 67/46 Normal high/low ............. 63/42 Record high ............. 76 (1972) Record low ............... 15 (1981) 24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date ................... 1.05" Normal month to date ...... 2.12" Year to date ...................... 1.05" Normal year to date ......... 2.12" Average humidity .............. 81% through 4 p.m. yesterday High/low ......................... 57/47 Last year's High/low ...... 67/48 Normal high/low ............. 61/45 Record high ............. 80 (1946) Record low ............... 13 (1981) 24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date .................. 0.54" Normal month to date ....... 1.94" Year to date ..................... 0.54" Normal year to date .......... 1.94" Average humidity .............. 78% PANAMA CITY Port St. Joe Apalachicola Tallahassee Perry Quincy Monticello Marianna Chipley DeFuniak Springs Pensacola FORT WALTON BEACH Crestview Destin Carrabelle Mobile Bainbridge Valdosta FLORIDA CITIES City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W WORLD CITIES City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W NATIONAL CITIES City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W TODAY FIVE DAY FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST FLORIDA High Low REGIONAL WEATHER Weather(W): ssunny, pcpartly cloudy, ccloudy, shshowers, tthunderstorms, rrain, sfsnow urries, snsnow, iice. Shown is today’s weather. Temperatures are today’s highs and tonight’s lows. Shown are today’s noon postions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day. TIDES MARINE FORECAST BEACH FLAG WARNINGS The higher the UV Index number, the greater the need for eye and skin protection. 0-2 Low; 3-5 Moderate; 6-7 High; 8-10 Very High; 11+ Extreme 10 a.m. Noon 2 p.m. 4 p.m. UV INDEX TODAY ALMANAC SUN AND MOON MOON PHASES RIVER LEVELS Offshore Northwest Florida Flood Level Stage Apalachicola Choctawhatchee Alabama Escambia Tombigbee Temperatures Precipitation Panama City Temperatures Precipitation Fort Walton Beach WEATHER Disaster plan update could help determine grants By JOHN HENDERSON 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn PANAMA CITY — A two-month process that will determine what grant money flows in during the next five years for projects that lessen the impacts of natural disasters began Wednesday with a kick-off meeting. Bay County is updating its “Local Mitigation Strategy” plan, which looks at natural disasters that have occurred in the past and uses mitigation measures to try to prevent the same kind of damage from recurring. On Wednesday morning, a consultant took public input at one of several meetings scheduled in the coming months. The next workshop is scheduled for Feb. 25, when flood plain management strategies will be discussed. The audience of more than 20 people at the Bay County Government Center included a few residents who live in flood zones on Panama City Beach as well as officials from city, county and state agencies, and floodplain consultants.“This effort is going to help improve our flood prevention and flood loss policies and could ultimately have an effect on residents’ flood insurance premiums,” Bay County planner Wayne Porter said. Joy Duperault, a staff planner with Arcadis, a Tallahassee consulting firm that is helping to update the plan, led the discussion. “How can we reduce future losses? That is what this plan is all about: reducing future losses from natural disasters, so you set up some goals and some objectives,” she said. The projects identified in the plan — such as drainage and building retrofitting — receive state or federal hazard mitigation funding, which often requires a local match. From 2004 to 2009, 58 mitigation projects were identified and more than $32 million was awarded. Many of the projects outlined in the plan that have received state and federal funds over the years were designed to make buildings that had been damaged by storms sturdier. The mitigation plan is updated every five years and was last done in fiscal 2009-2010. “Historical experience has demonstrated that the county and its municipalities can be affected by flooding, winds associated with tropical storms/hurricanes, tornados and wildfires,” the executive summary of the 2010 plan states. It adds that the plan proposes appropriate actions to reduce damage or impairment to homes, businesses, schools and government offices. “So mitigation kind of comes in as recovery is starting,” Duperault said. “We don’t want to just build (a structure) back the way it was, because look what happened to it. It got flattened. We want to build it back better. We want to elevate that house. We want to acquire these properties that flood over and over and over again.” Ralph Harris, who lives on Panama City Beach, said he had the good fortune to receive a grant to elevate his home after floods. He said he saw the benefit in the planning. “We had our house get flooded three or four times,” he said. “There was a lack of response on a county level until I approached emergency management, and they were able to get me involved in some programs that would mitigate the problem. You have to be an advocate for your process. I think with meetings like this, it is going to put a little bit more of the burden on the county to seek out the people that are in need.” Harris said in the last year there has been a lot of drainage work in his neighborhood. “They’ve created more areas for water to shed in the last year than I’ve ever seen,” he said. “So some of the money has been appropriated to the county to do those things. Obviously, they are getting serious about it or you wouldn’t be having this lady come down and do what she’s doing today.” Mexico Beach City Administrator Mell Smigielski said he attended because he felt it could help the city get some “projects on the map.” “We’ve had some damage to our pier,” he said. “It would be nice to get that on the map for some rehabilitation. We have canals that need some rehabilitation. We have a lift station that leaks and has filtration (issues) we need to take care of, which a storm would definitely impact.” He said the city also has a lot of questions to answer when it comes to natural disaster response. “I asked the question (to staff): In the case of a hurricane or natural disaster, where do we go?’ ” he said. “The answer was, ‘Nowhere on Mexico Beach.’ ” The final draft of the plan will be up for review March 18. It will be forwarded to the Florida Division of Emergency Management’s Hazard Mitigation Division for review and then considered for adoption by all local governments. HOW TO COMMENT Comments should be addressed in writing to Sid Busick, local mitigation strategy deputy chairman, 700 Highway 2300, Panama City, FL 324095090; by email at; or call 850-248-6043. Include a return contact so questions or concerns can be addressed. Unusual coalition seeks ballot measure to expand solar power TALLAHASSEE (AP) — Tea partiers, Libertarians, conservative Christians, Florida’s largest retail association, and clean energy advocates announced Wednesday that they are joining a petition drive aimed at expanding the use of solar energy in Florida. Members of the unusual coalition said they want to take the issue to the voters because they are frustrated the Legislature has done little to advance use of the clean energy in the state that gets the most solar radiant energy east of the Mississippi River. They blamed it on the millions of dollars power companies pump into political donations and lobbying. The group will try to put a proposed constitutional amendment on the 2016 ballot that would allow private companies not regulated as utilities to sell up to two megawatts of solar energy to customers. The solar facilities would have to be on the same or adjacent property as the customer’s. “The monopoly utilities are using their financial influence to corrupt the political process here in Tallahassee,” said Stephen Smith, executive director of the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy. “When utilities want something and they use their money to stop it, that’s not good public policy.” A report by the government watchdog group Integrity Florida found the state’s four largest power companies contributed more than $18 million to political parties and candidates between 2004 and 2012 and spent more than $12.5 million on lobbyists between 2007 and 2013. A spokesman for Florida Power & Light, Florida’s largest power company, would not comment on the petition drive. Sterling Ivey, a spokesman for Duke Energy, did not directly address the petition, but wrote in an email, “Solar power and other renewable resources will be an important part of Florida’s energy future. We are committed to energy policies where solar options are fair and beneficial to all of our customers. ” The alliance also includes the tea party-backed Conservatives for Energy Freedom, the Christian Coalition of America, the Florida Retail Federation and other clean energy groups. “I support coal, I support nuclear, I support gas, I support solar, I support biofuel, I support all energy forms,” said Debbie Dooley, who helped start Georgia’s largest tea party group. “We need energy choice and freedom.” Will Craven, a spokesman for SolarCity, a California-based company with 8,500 employees that installs solar panels on rooftops, said the collaboration between the Tea Party and solar industry is a growing trend. “This shows that the thousands of conservative voters who have gone solar across the country are beginning to have their interests represented politically,” Craven said. “Everybody knows Florida is a sleeping giant of the rooftop solar industry, and there’s an opportunity for leadership from someone to allow the job growth and consumer choice that is available in other states across the country.” The group will have to collect 683,149 signatures to make the ballot. Members said they are encouraged that voters overwhelmingly approved a ballot question in November that will dedicate state money for land and water conservation. Tory Perfetti, chairman of the group organizing the petition drive, said Florida is one of the most restrictive states when it comes to promoting solar power, but there is growing support from a wide range of political and business interests to increase its use. “This is an overwhelmingly popular, popular ballot initiative,” he said. “This is going to happen.”


LOCAL & STATE Thursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page B3 DEATHS & FUNERALS Guidelines & deadlines Obituary notices are written by funeral homes and relatives of the deceased. The News Herald reserves the right to edit for AP style and format. Families submitting notices must type them in a typeface and font that can be scanned into a computer. Deadline for obituaries is 3 p.m. daily for the following day’s newspaper. Obituaries may be e-mailed to or delivered to The News Herald, 501 W. 11th St., Panama City. O nline guest books View today’s obituaries and sign the online guest books of your loved ones at Kenneth Stanley Ross, 60, of Panama City Beach, Fla., died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. He was born to the late Raymond and Betty Jean Ross on Dec. 30, 1954. Kenny graduated from Bay High School in 1972 and received a BA in journalism from the University of Florida in 1976. Kenny was part owner/ manager of the Boar’s Head Restaurant and Tavern in Panama City Beach for over 30 years. He is survived by his daughter, Lauren Ross; and brother, Barry Ross. A celebration of life in honor of Kenny will be held from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, at the Boar’s Head Restaurant, 17290 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach. In lieu of flowers, those desiring to may make a donation to Covenant Hospice, 107 W. 19th St., Panama City, FL 32405, in memory of Kenny Ross. Wilson Funeral Home Family Owned Since 1911 214 Airport Road Panama City, FL 850-785-5272 Kenneth Stanley Ross 1954 – 2015 KENNETH ROSS Mr. Clifford C. Lightsey, 82, of Panama City, Fla., passed away Jan. 13, 2015. Mr. Lightsey was born in River Junction, Fla., to Clifford and Effie Lightsey on Sept. 27, 1932. He was raised in Panama City. Mr. Lightsey was retired from the United States Navy as a Master Diver. He honorably served in the Korean Conflict. Mr. Lightsey was stationed on many different vessels and shore duties, but his highlight of his Navy career was on the USS Lexington, CSV 16. During his time in the Navy, Mr. Lightsey worked as a dive instructor in Washington, D.C., and Panama City. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford Clyde Sr. and Effie Pierce Lightsey. Mr. Lightsey is survived by his wife of 41 years, Elfriede Lightsey; two daughters, Effie Yvonne Baker and husband, William, of Tarpon Springs, Fla., and Jacqueline Machner of Concord, N.C.; brother, Robert Lightsey of Panama City; two sisters, Audrey Lightsey and Ida May Brown, both of Panama City; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at Southerland Family Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. Condolences may be submitted or viewed at www.southerlandfamily. com. Southerland Family Funeral Homes 100 E. 19th St. Panama City, FL 32405 850-785-8532 Clifford C. Lightsey 1932 – 2015 CLIFFORD LIGHTSEY Clifton Henson Clifton Henson, 77, of Altha, Fla., died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Arrangements will be announced by Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Elizabeth Rebecca Clemmons Tilghman Mrs. Elizabeth Rebecca Clemmons Tilghman, 55, of Panama City, Fla., died Jan. 12, 2015. Memorialization will be by cremation with Peel Funeral Home handling arrangements. Carolyn Lord Carolyn Lord, 71, of Panama City, Fla., died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Arrangements will be announced at a later date by Heritage Funeral Home. To extend condolences, visit Marion Lindberg ‘Lindy’ Whitehurst Marion Lindberg “Lindy” Whitehurst, 87, passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. He worked at the Paper Mill in Panama City, Fla., as a welder for 50 years. Lindy was a member of St. Andrews Masonic Lodge #212 for over 60 years and was presented his certificate and pin on Aug. 4, 2014. He served as Worshipful Master, Chaplain, District Instructor three times, District Deputy Grand Master, Grand Tyler for the Grand Lodge of Florida, and Grand Lodge Returns and Credentials Committee. He was a Scottish Rite Mason for 47 years, serving on numerous committees, including the Chairman of the Sick and Visitation committee, where he was steadfast in his visitations to Brothers in the hospital and nursing homes. Lindy was invested as a Knight Commander Court of Honour, and was coroneted a 33 degree Inspector General Honorary. He was also a charter member of The Shaddai Shrine Temple where he was past President of the Past Masters Unit, as well as a York Rite Mason and member of the Eastern Star. Lindy was one of the most well-thought-of and well-liked Masons in the area. He was always willing to help with instruction or any Lodge with degree work and was an honorary member of most lodges in the area. He also served in the Navy in World War II. He was predeceased in death by his parents, William and Ollie Whitehurst; brothers, Sam and Bill Whitehurst; and son, Keith Whitehurst. He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Betty Whitehurst; daughter and son-in-law, Tamis Joy and Mardy Chambless; brother, Coley (Loretta) Whitehurst; sister, Velma (Cecil) Pippin; lifelong friend, Rosa Williams; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. A Memorial Service will be held by Wilson Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, with Chaplain Virgil Tillman officiating and Masonic Rite conducted by St. Andrews Lodge #212. The family would like to express their thanks to Bay Medical Covenant Hospice for the wonderful care they provided during our stay and to Lindy’s Masonic Brothers for their guidance and help. At Lindy’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Andrews Lodge No. 212, 1104 Bayview Ave., Panama City, FL 32401. You will be missed by all who knew and loved you, but will remain in our hearts forever, for we know you are at peace now. We love you, Daddy. Wilson Funeral Home Family Owned Since 1911 214 Airport Road Panama City, FL 850-785-5272 Edna Margaret Roberts Meek Edna Margaret Roberts Meek died Jan. 9, 2015. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, at Grace Presbyterian Church, followed by a memorial service at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Burlington, Kan. Memorial contributions may be sent to Grace Cares Food Bank, in care of Grace Presbyterian Church, 1415 Airport Road, Panama City, FL 32405. Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Lillian Sowell Knight Lillian Sowell Knight died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at Wilson Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. today. Those desiring may make memorial donations to Covenant Hospice, 107 W. 19th St., Panama City, FL 32405. Michael Gene Luckie Funeral services for Mr. Michael Gene Luckie, 61, formerly of Wewahitchka, Fla., will begin at 2 p.m. CST Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at First Baptist Church of Wewahitchka. Visitation will be at the church one hour before services. Interment will follow in Jehu Cemetery. Southerland Funeral Home, Port St. Joe, is handling arrangements. Anni Luise O’Rourke Anni Luise O’Rourke, 83, of Port St. Joe, Fla., died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. Memorialization will be by cremation. No services will be held. Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Jerome ‘Bo’ Tyler Mr. Jerome “Bo” Tyler, 61, of Columbus, Ga., and formerly of Panama City, Fla., died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. EST Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at Taylor Funeral Home in Phenix City, Ala. A military burial will follow in Fort Mitchell Cemetery. Arnold Carl Berger Sr. Mr. Arnold Carl Berger Sr., 88, of Youngstown, Fla., died Dec. 31, 2014. A memorial service will be held in the spring in Michigan. Affordable Funeral Care is handling arrangements. Aundrey F. Cowing Aundrey F. Cowing, 71, a native of Panama City, Fla., died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015. A viewing and wake will begin at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, at Battle Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery. Robert Daniel ‘Dan’ Taylor Robert Daniel “Dan” Taylor, 76, of Panama City Beach, Fla., died on Jan. 6, 2015. A celebration of life will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, at First Baptist Church, Sunnyside. Daniel ‘Wayne’ Davis Daniel “Wayne” Davis, 76, of Panama City, Fla., died Jan. 11, 2015. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Wilson Funeral Home. Burial will be at Kynesville Methodist Cemetery following services. EYESORE RAZED from Page B1 Griffin thought back to last fall when a strong wind storm sent pieces of the dilapidated building flying onto neighboring properties and into traffic on Front Beach Road. “When the last of the roofing blew off, we were picking it up out of our property,” he said. Canadian snowbirds Andy and June Campbell caught a bit of the action during a walk late Tuesday. The couple has been visiting the area for three years and said it’s about time the old motel was demolished. “Every year we come down and say, surely they’ve gotten rid of it,” June Campbell said. “Boy, we’re glad to see that come down,” her husband added. Panama City Beach building inspectors deemed structure unsafe in 2013 and requested it be demolished, but push-back from the property owner halted the process for several months. “It’s a long time coming,” Panama City Beach Councilman Keith Curry said of the demolition. “This eyesore, it was a danger to the community and now it’s going away.” To combat the resistance from the owner, the City Council updated its 30-year-old abatement code to add language to quicken the process to remedy nuisance properties. The new ordinance gives the city the power to assess properties and place any city-incurred fines or demolition expenses on the property owner’s tax bill if the structure is declared a nuisance. Curry said the changes will help set a precedent for other properties. “The big thing is, the taxpayers aren’t on the hook for it,” Curry said. “With the assessment, we will work with you on the property, but if you don’t do what’s right ... the Panama City Beach government will take care of it for you.” John Alaghemand, who heads the Panama City Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, said removing eyesores will help pave the way for the next phase of improvements along Front Beach Road. Segment two of the CRA’s Front Beach Road improvement project will redevelop a 1.1-mile stretch that runs in front of the Beach Club Motel property. The work will include wider traffic lanes, sidewalks, landscaped medians and designated lanes for public transit. Alaghemand said the city is preparing to advertise the job and could award contracts as early as April. “This phase will kind of show what our vision is for the rest of Front Beach Road,” said Alaghemand, who added that the project could significantly increase property values along the corridor. “All of the property owners are very excited about the second phase.” HEATHER LEIPHART | The News Herald Lola Moore, pastor of the Maranatha and Emmanuel SDA Churches in Northwest Florida, said Martin Luther King Jr.’s interpretation of the teachings of Jesus to love thy neighbor and turning the other cheek could be perceived to apply to anyone in any context. KING’S MESSAGE from Page B1 “We’ve got to get this thing right. What is needed is a realization that power without love is reckless and abusive and that love without power is sentimental and anemic. Power at its best is love.” Although she doesn’t come from a military background, Moore said King’s interpretation of the teachings of Jesus to love thy neighbor and turning the other cheek could be perceived to apply to anyone in any context. “I recognize that I’m speaking from a place of navet, but I believe that sometimes if you show some restraint — and somehow model or give teaching — that maybe there are some people who are acting in ways that are destroying themselves and others now who, with teaching, could do better,” Moore said. Capt. Phillip Dawson, commander of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, said after Moore’s presentation that an organization of men and women willing to sacrifice their lives for one another is not without love. ANDREW WARDLOW | The News Herald Heavy equipment tears down the Beach Club Motel in Panama City Beach on Wednesday. The motel has been closed and fenced off for at least four years.


News Herald staff reports SPRINGFIELD Theft suspect netted after chase A man suspected of stealing numerous vehicles was arrested Wednesday after a brief chase, the Bay County Sheriff’s Office reported. Steve Corzel Corbin was arrested on warrants for grand theft auto and felony retail theft and is believed to be connected to three stolen vehicles in Callaway, Parker and Panama City, a BCSO press release stated. Corbin was spotted at a residence by BCSO Warrants Division Capt. Joe Smiley about 7:15 a.m. Wednesday. The release said Corbin was driving a stolen Toyota Camry when Smiley began to follow him in an unmarked car. The vehicles did not go more than 40 mph in the pursuit. It ended on Sanders Lane in Springfield, when Corbin slowed the vehicle, jumped out and fled on foot, according to the release. The Camry came to a stop after hitting a parked car. Smiley caught Corbin and arrested him. Each theft involved vehicles that were unlocked with the keys inside, the release said. Some of the vehicles were left running, BCSO reported, and were taken from homes and a gas station. BCSO officials urged everyone to never leave unattended cars unlocked, especially while running, and to not leave keys inside. PANAMA CITY BEACH Man charged in sex sting Police have arrested a 59-year-old man who allegedly believed he was meeting a 14-year-old boy for sex, Panama City Beach Police Department announced Wednesday. David William Clanton was arrested after allegedly organizing a sexual encounter with a boy over the Internet. While Clanton believed he was communicating with a minor, investigators staged the meeting and arrested him, according to PCBPD officials. During the course of the investigation, Clanton allegedly sent nude digital images of himself to a person he believed to be a 14-year-old. He then agreed to travel to the minor’s residence for a sexual encounter, PCBPD reported. When Clanton arrived, though, officers arrested Clanton without incident. Clanton was later taken to the Bay County Jail on charges of traveling to meet a minor for a unlawful sexual act, soliciting a minor with an electronic device to engage in a sexual act and transmission of harmful material to minors, police reported. MARIANNA Man accused of bomb threat Authorities have arrested a Marianna man for allegedly calling in a bomb threat to a former employer, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday. More than 2,000 workers were evacuated after Assurant Insurance Co. in Miami received the bomb threat in November. The phone call was recorded and traced to a pay phone at the Florida Welcome Center in Campbellton, and employees of the insurance company contacted JCSO, according to the news release. The insurance company suspected a former employee, 47-year-old Michael Paul Pharmer, might be responsible, JCSO reported. JCSO investigators contacted the Florida Welcome Center and obtained a video from their surveillance system showing a subject matching Pharmer’s description in the building. Employees told authorities the man requested change for the pay phone. Investigators said they later questioned Pharmer and he admitted to making the phone call, reporting that a pipe bomb was going to go off inside the building. Pharmer was arrested Jan. 8 without incident and taken to the Jackson County Correctional Facility. Pharmer has been charged with making a false report about planting a bomb/explosive. PANAMA CITY BEACH Boil water notice issued Because of a water main break Wednesday, the Panama City Beach water supply line experienced a loss in pressure, meaning some customers might have discolored water for about a day after water service is fully restored, according to officials in Panama City Beach. Utility officials suggest customers in the following areas boil water used for drinking or cooking: 6500-6762 Harbour Boulevard and 1311-1318 Harbour Way Circle. Anyone with questions can call 233-5100 during business hours or 233-5050 after hours. CALLAWAY Traffic signal work continues Traffic signal maintenance work will continue along Tyndall Parkway. The work, which began Wednesday night, will continue through Friday. Drivers can expect to encounter intermittent lane closures at intersections between Tyndall Drive and Transmitter Road. PANAMA CITY Trumbull set to seek second term After cruising to an election win in November, state Rep. Jay Trumbull, R-Panama City, has taken an initial step toward seeking a second term in 2016, according to the state Division of Elections website. Trumbull last week opened a campaign account to run for re-election in Bay County’s House District 6. He received almost 69 percent of the vote in winning the seat in November. LYNN HAVEN Scholarship dance planned The local chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will hold its annual Valentine Scholarship Dinner Dance at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 7 at Panama Country Club. The dance will feature music by The Jam Kings, a full-course seated dinner, door prizes and a raffle drawing. Tickets are $35 and must be purchased before Feb. 3. To purchase tickets, call Quinta at 866-8469, Wanda at 763-6432 or see Sandy or Rita at Pier 77 Restaurant on Thomas Drive in Panama City Beach. Proceeds support local scholarships. PANAMA CITY Man shoots himself in hand Police responded to reports of a gunshot wound in the St. Andrews area Wednesday night. Panama City Police Department officers and criminal investigators arrived at 7104 Beck Ave. about 6:30 p.m. Officers said one of the residents sustained minor injuries when he dropped his gun and shot himself in the hand. The man declined medical treatment, and police have not filed charges. 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CLAN T ON Space station astronauts flee U.S. side, but no sign of leak CAPE CANAVERAL (AP) — In a rare scare, astronauts fled the American side of the International Space Station on Wednesday after an alarm indicated a possible toxic leak. NASA later said there was no leak of ammonia coolant and a computer problem likely set off the false alarm. By Wednesday afternoon, the astronauts were back in the U.S. part of the orbiting outpost. Earlier, the six crew members had huddled safely on the Russian side — once when the alarm sounded and again following an initial all-clear. “Hey everybody, thanks for your concern,” Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti said via Twitter. “We’re all safe & doing well in the Russian segment.” The “unscheduled excitement,” as NASA called it, occurred about 3 a.m. CST, well into the station crew’s workday. As alarms blared, the astronauts followed emergency procedures in slapping on oxygen masks, taking cover in the Russian quarters, then sealing the hatches between the U.S. and Russian sides. At the same time, flight controllers at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston turned off non-essential equipment. Within minutes, Mission Control gave an all-clear, but sent the astronauts scurrying back over to the Russian side again when there was more evidence of a possible leak of the coolant. The highly toxic liquid ammonia, flowing outside the space station, is used to cool electronics. Flight controllers originally feared it had gotten into the water system running inside. Now, it’s believed that a failed card in a computer-relay box was the culprit. The crew — three Russians, two Americans and the Italian Cristoforetti — stayed in the three, relatively small Russian compartments while Mission Control analyzed data. Engineers wanted to understand the computer failure and confirm “that the system is tight like we believe it to be,” space station program manager Mike Suffredini said on NASA TV. About 11 hours after the ammonia system-alarm sounded, the hatch to the U.S. segment was reopened. Cristoforetti and U.S. astronaut Terry Virts ran tests and no ammonia was detected. When the alarm went off, the crew had been dealing with supplies and experiments from the newly arrived SpaceX capsule — including fruit flies. None of the research appears to be jeopardized, Suffredini said. Russian space officials at first reported an actual leak, then backed off that statement. The 260-mile-high complex never has had to be abandoned during its 14-year occupation by astronauts. On occasion, crews have had to seek shelter in their Soyuz capsule “lifeboats” because of close shaves with orbiting junk, in case a quick getaway was needed. This time, the astronauts went into one of the three Russian modules as trained for an emergency, but not the two docked Soyuz capsules. In addition to Cristoforetti and Virts, the crew includes Commander Butch Wilmore, an American, and Russians Elena Serova, Alexander Samokutyaev and Anton Shkaplerov. Girls charged as juveniles in brother’s killing WHITE SPRINGS (AP) — Two sisters, ages 11 and 15, will be charged as juve niles in the slaying of their 16-year-old brother. Police said the 15-year-old girl had been locked in her room on Jan. 5 by her brother after their parents left. Police said after her brother fell asleep, the younger girl freed her sister. The older sister then went outside and climbed through the window of her parents’ locked bedroom to get a pistol, police said. The boy was shot once in the neck. As alarms blared, the astronauts followed emergency procedures in slapping on oxygen masks, taking cover in the Russian quarters, then sealing the hatches between the U.S. and Russian sides.


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DIVERSIONS A ces On BRIDGE: B obby W olff Mom seeks antidote for holiday blues DEAR AM Y: My husband and I have been married eight years and have 6and 7-year-old sons. We got married when we were in our 40s and, with the exception of my father, who lives several states away and is in good health, our parents have either passed away or are in extremely poor health. I always have longed for close family relationships. My brother always has had “issues” that made him difficult to deal with and these problems have only become worse with time. We have been estranged for virtually the entire time I have been married and things were very strained before then. I was hoping when I got married that we could have a close relationship with my husband’s side of the family. However, his sister is difficult at best, his brother is an ex-con who is busy chasing every waitress between Denver and Kansas City, and my husband’s nephew (who has children about our kids’ ages) cheated my husband in a business deal (my husband has forgiven him) and he and his wife won’t have anything to do with us. I have reached out to each of these people numerous times over the past several years and not one of them will extend a hand back. Holidays are tough for me as I feel the loss of family. How can I move on and quit feeling so bad about this situation? LONE L Y DEAR LONE L Y: There is no magic antidote for the holiday blues — that wistfulness and sadness brought on by old movies, seasonal songs and romping-in-the-snow holiday cards. It simply must be endured. However, I hope it helps somewhat to know that many families are complicated by estrangement, loss, illness and the presence of skirt-chasing ex-cons. It’s not just you. If it makes you feel better to continue to try to connect with family members who don’t reciprocate, then keep trying. However, while you are doing this, keep your expectations realistic — and do your best to reach out in other directions. “Family” is not a status confined to those who share your DNA. “Family” also are the people who pick up your call on the first ring, put on a pot of coffee when you drop in, easily forgive your transgressions, laugh with you, cry alongside you, and — importantly — love your kids along with you. Do you have friends who fall into this category? If so, maybe you can create some new traditions, or at the very least take comfort in a new perspective. I wonder how many readers out there have honorary “aunts, uncles and cousins” — who are not actual family members but long-standing family friends. These relationships are a gift. DEAR AM Y: For my whole life, my mother has instilled in me the importance of handwritten thank-you notes. Suddenly she is saying it’s OK to email thank-yous to some people. I’m very confused! What is the best etiquette for me and my children regarding thank-yous? THANKING Y OU, TOO! DEAR THANKING: The best etiquette still involves pen (or crayon), paper, envelope and a stamp. Certainly this is a wonderful habit to instill in your children. However, I think people get so fixated on the propriety of thanking that they ignore other lively and valid thank-yous — not only verbal ones but email (and text). Using technology can be a great way to thank people — it’s quick and so easy to attach a photo or video showing the gift recipient enjoying the gift. One of my favorite recent thank-yous was sent through text message. I was thrilled to see my cousin’s baby cooing over the onesie I had sent — and I felt thoroughly and personally thanked. Send questions via e-mail to askamy@ or by mail to Ask Amy, Chicago Tribune, TT500, 435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611. Ask AMY A my Dickinson Advice Columnist SU DO KU Solution to 1/13/15 Rating: GOLD 1/14/15 1/15/15 Solution to 1/14/15 Rating: BRONZE JANRIC CLASSIC SUDOKU Fill in the blank cells using numbers 1 to 9. Each number can appear only once in each row, level ranges from Bronze (easiest) to Silver to Gold (hardest). 2015 Janric Enterprises Dist. by JANRIC CLASSIC SUDOKU Fill in the blank cells using numbers 1 to 9. Each number can appear only once in each row, level ranges from Bronze (easiest) to Silver to Gold (hardest). 2015 Janric Enterprises Dist. by Creators ARIE S (March 21A pril 19): Prestige is overrated. An overblown sense of importance and entitlement often leads to poor choices. Instead, bring the thing that will promote self-respect. T AURU S ( A pril 20-May 20): Don’t take for granted anyone’s character. Look at the details of the situation in context but also out of context. GE M INI (May 21-June 21): You will make magic for a person who doesn’t wholly believe that magic is real. This is a gift that gives twice — once with the magic and once with the soul-satisfying hope that it builds. C AN C ER (June 22-July 22): Regardless of your age, you need nurturing. If no one is providing it for you, you will have to provide it for yourself. Reluctance to do so is unnecessary obstinance. It’s what’s needed. L EO (July 23A ug. 22): They are paying attention to what you say today — maybe too much attention. If you’re uncertain, it’s best to say very little until you figure out the whole story. V IRGO ( A ug. 23-Sept. 22): You will find yourself worshiping at an unexpected shrine. Just remember that some things have no power except the power you give them. L I B RA (Sept. 23O ct. 23): Someone you admire is doing a very cool thing lately and will provide a way for you to be a part of it. Try big-picture thinking to get your mind off minor details that haven’t worked out. SC OR P IO ( O ct. 24N ov. 21): The story of your life falls into chapters, and you’re coming into a rather enjoyable one. It’s not here yet, but you will see the foreshadowing on the horizon. S AGI TT ARIU S ( N ov. 22-Dec. 21): You love someone and want to help that person. Right now, listening is better. The other person needs to come up with self-generated solutions. C A P RI C ORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Hard work will take your mind off whatever is troubling you, especially if there’s a physical aspect to it. Plus, it has the extra benefit of tiring you out so you will sleep better. A Q UARIU S (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You won’t be able to distill your feelings into one bottom line. It’s complicated. A lot of different answers might feel momentarily right, but the next moment brings a different so-called “right” answer. That’s why inaction is favored. P I SC E S (Feb. 19-March 20): The love and support you give comes in many different forms. Today it’s about time, attention and food. This is needed more than money. THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek History TOD AY Today is Thursday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2015. There are 350 days left in the year. Highlight in history On Jan. 15, 1865, during the closing months of the Civil War, the Second Battle of Fort Fisher near Wilmington, N.C., ended as Union forces captured the “Gibraltar of the South,” depriving the Confederates of their last major seaport. On this date 1777 – The people of New Connecticut declared independence. (The republic later became the state of Vermont.) 1919 – In Boston, a tank containing an estimated 2.3 million gallons of molasses burst, sending the dark syrup coursing through the city’s North End, killing 21 people. 1943 – Work was completed on the Pentagon, headquarters of the U.S. Department of War (now Defense). 1967 – The Green Bay Packers of the National Football League defeated the Kansas City Chiefs of the American Football League 35-10 in the first AFL-NFL World Championship Game, known retroactively as Super Bowl I. 1973 – President Richard Nixon announced the suspension of all U.S. offensive action in North Vietnam. 1993 – A historic disarmament ceremony ended in Paris with the last of 125 countries signing a treaty banning chemical weapons. 2009 – US Airways Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger ditched his Airbus 320 in the Hudson River after a flock of birds disabled both engines; all 155 people aboard survived. Thought for today “I refuse to accept the idea that the ‘is-ness’ of man’s present nature makes him morally incapable of reaching up for the ‘ought-ness’ that forever confronts him.” Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) Y our HOROS C OPE: Holiday Mathis Page B6 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015


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TRIVIA FUN EDITOR’S NOTE: “Trivia Fun” with Wilson Casey, Guinness World Record Holder from Woodruff, S.C., is published in more than 500 newspapers across the country and is a daily feature in The News Herald. What was the first name of “Winchester,” the man most associated with the repeating rifle? Richard, Glenn, Oliver, Ed Which late actor’s real name was Leonard Rosenberg? Robert Urich, Tony Randall, Walter Matthau, Danny Thomas What do more experts say is the most productive day of the week? Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday Whose universal symbol is three gold balls? Druggist, Blacksmith, Printer, Pawn broker Which state has a town called Zilwaukee? Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, New York What’s the colored part of the human eye called? Pupil, Iris, Cornea, Anvil ANSWERS: Oliver, Tony Randall, Tuesday, Pawn broker, Michigan, Iris Comments, questions or suggestions? WILSON CASEY Trivia Guy Actress Margaret O’Brien is 77. Actress Andrea Martin is 68. Actor-director Mario Van Peebles is 58. Actor James Nesbitt is 50. Singer Lisa Lisa (Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam) is 48. Actor Chad Lowe is 47. Alt-country singer Will Oldham (aka “Bonnie Prince Billy”) is 45. Actress Regina King is 44. Actor Eddie Cahill is 37. NFL quarterback Drew Brees is 36. Rapper/reggaeton artist Pitbull is 34. Actor Victor Rasuk is 30. Electronic dance musician Skrillex is 27. BIR THDAY DEADLINES Tuesday birthdays: noon on Friday before. Wednesday birthdays: noon on Monday before. Thursday birthdays: noon on Tuesday before. Friday birthdays: noon Wednesday before. Email with “Birthday” in the subject line or drop off current photo and ll out a birthday form at the front desk of The News Herald, 501 W. 11th St. Ha ppy BIRTHDAY TODAY WINTER RESI D ENTS PR O GR A M: Monday through Friday at The Ark, 19208 Hibiscus St., Panama City Beach. Wood Shop – 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Pine Needle Weaving – 10 a.m. to noon; Golf Ball Carving – 1-3 p.m.; 3D Paper Tole Workshop – 1-3 p.m.; Stained Glass – 1:30-3:30 p.m.; Karaoke – 7-9 p.m. Details: 249-1980 H O MESTE AD EXEMPTI O N A SSIST A NCE: 9 a.m. to noon at the Panama City Beach Library, 12500 Hutchison Blvd. Get assistance from the Bay County Property Appraiser’s Ofce. Details: 233-5055, FREE C O MPUTER CL A SS: Word, Part 2 of 2 at 9:30 a.m. at the Bay County Public Library, 898 W. 11th St., Panama City. Details: 522-2107, PCB ST O R Y TIME: 10 a.m. at the Panama City Beach Library, 12500 Hutchison Blvd. Suggested ages 3 years and up. Details: 233-5055, CL A SSIC LINE DA NCING: 10-11:30 a.m. at the Frank Brown Park gymnasium, 16200 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. $2 per dancer. Details: 784-7780 or 233-5045 PRESCH OO L ST O R Y TIME: 10:30 a.m. at the Bay County Public Library, 898 W. 11th St., Panama City. Suggested ages 3 to 5 years. Details: 522-2118, A RTISTS IN A CTI O N: 1-6 p.m. at CityArts Cooperative, 318 Luverne Ave. Free. Details: 769-0608, CHESS: 1 p.m. at the Panama City Beach Library, 12500 Hutchison Blvd. Players and boards are welcome. Details: 233-5055, B AY B OO MERS A CTIVIT Y PR O GR A M: 3 p.m. at the Bay County Council on Aging, 1116 Frankford Ave., Panama City. Tai chi class. Details: Robin Khalidy, 769-3468 GENE A L O G Y A FTER H O URS: 5 p.m. at the Bay County Public Library, 898 W. 11th St., Panama City. Seating is limited; call for reservations. Details: 522-2132, 55+ DA NCE CLUB: 6 p.m. Thursdays at Dafn Park Community Center in Millville. Coffee and punch served. Music starts at 7 p.m. $5 per person. Details: 481-6383 or 265-8058; or AD ULT B A LLET CL A SS: 6-7 p.m. at The Rehearsal Room, 105 S. Palo Alto Ave. Details: 252-0889, A MERIC A N A UN D ER THE ST A RS: 6-8 p.m. at the amphitheater at Topsail Hill State Park, 7525 W. County 30A, Santa Rosa Beach. Free admission into park and a suggested donation of $5 goes to the Friends of Topsail Hill. Bring a chair, your favorite beverage and enjoy some music in the park. Event is family/pet friendly and fun for all ages. Details: 267-8330 B A SIC P O TTER Y CL A SS: 6-8 p.m. A six-week beginner course at the Visual Arts Center. Details: 769-4451, PERF O RM A NCE SEMIN A R: 6-7 p.m. at Harley-Davidson, 14700 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. 888-547-2905 FIGURE D R A WING: 6:30 p.m. with Heather Clements at CityArts Cooperative, 318 Luverne Ave. Register by noon: Heather, 703-915-0615 or BING O NIGHT: 7 p.m. at American Legion Post 375, 6937 N. State 77, Southport. Details: elysse.samillano@ O PEN H O USE & DA NCE LESS O N: 7-9 p.m. at the Grand Square Hall, 1105 Bob Little Road, Panama City. Free admission. A modern beginner square dance lesson starts at 7 p.m. No previous dance experience necessary, just wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Refreshments available. Details: 871-2955 or 265-9488 F RI DAY 30 A S O NGWRITERS FESTIV A L: Jan. 16-18; all-day event at venues along County 30A in Walton County. Tickets and details: A UTH O R R A VEN H. PRICE B OO K SIGNING: 2-5 p.m. at Books By the Sea, 571 Harrison Ave., Panama City. Price, a resident of Leesburg, Ga., will sign copies of her books, “The Conversion” and “The Plan.” TE A M IMP A CT: 7 p.m. at St. Andrew Baptist Church, 3010 W. 15th St., Panama City. The team of athletes, including champion power lifters, former WWE wrestlers and former NFL players, performs feats of strength such as shattering 5 feet of concrete with one blow and breaking bats with their bare hands. Details: 850-785-8596 ‘S A I D THE SPI D ER T O THE SP Y ’: 7:30 p.m. at Kaleidoscope Theatre, 207 E. 24th St., Lynn Haven. When Augusta borrows her friend’s identity and beach home, the cottage becomes a den of intrigue and shenanigans in this comedy spy thriller. Details and tickets: 265-3226 or S A TCHM O : 7:30 p.m. at The Martin Theatre, 409 Harrison Ave., Panama City. Virtuoso trumpeter Dean Simms leads this band, plays trumpet like the master himself, and matches his singing style, showmanship and persona. Details: 763-8080 or JB S P A RK S 58, Panama City DAVYONTAE MIT C HELL 3, St. Andrews What’s HAPPENING WHA T’ S HAPPENING DEADLINES Saturday and Sunday events: By 5 p.m. Wednesday Monday and Tuesday events: By noon Thursday Wednesday events: By 5 p.m. Monday before Thursday events: By 5 p.m. Tuesday before Friday events: By 5 p.m. Wednesday before Email with “What’s Happening” in the subject line. T o submit an item for Out & About, email or fax to 850-747-5097 Out & About Page B8 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 AP Comedian George Lopez, right, takes to the stage with nominees for the 2015 World Dog Awards after Saturday’s taping of the show at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Calif. The inaugural World Dog Awards, hosted by Lopez, will air tonight on The CW Network. Winners will be presented with golden fire hydrant statuettes. ‘Paw-parazzi’ take note: World Dog Awards tonight LOS ANGELES (AP) — Awards season is underway in Hollywood, but one show will roll out green turf instead of red carpet and celebrate such achievements as best mutt instead of best actor. At the inaugural World Dog Awards, hosted by comedian George Lopez, dogs will walk in on artificial grass and wag out with golden fire hydrant statuettes honoring the best in entertainment and social media. There are no long speeches or fashion critics at the show airing at 7 p.m. tonight on the CW Network. At this event, the podium is packed with dog treats, patches of grass allow pets to do their business and signs call for barking instead of applause. Plus, pooches lounge on couches and sniff out swag bags boasting pet food, collars and toys. The World Dog Awards are different than other shows, executive producer Robert Horowitz said. “You have seen Westminster, you have seen dogs honored for their service and to promote adoption, but not a show that focuses on how important they are in everyday life,” he said. Fans voted online for the winners of most categories before the show’s filming Saturday. They chose Most Pawpular Dog, for the most influential pooch on social media; Happiest Reunion, for the most inspiring videotaped reunion between a returning military member and a dog; and even Most Dog-Like Cat. In one of the most-heated contests, colleges’ competed for best team mascot. The contenders are Smokey the bluetick coonhound from the University of Tennessee; Jonathan the husky from the University of Connecticut; Hairy Dawg the bulldog from the University of Georgia; T-Bone the Irish setter from Pace University; and Bully the bulldog from Mississippi State. The Associated Press NEW YORK Nelson, Usher, Martin to honor Wonder Willie Nelson, Usher and Coldplay’s Chris Martin will pay tribute to Stevie Wonder at a concert next month. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that Ed Sheeran and Janelle Monae also will perform at “Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life — An All-Star Grammy Salute” on Feb. 10. The concert will take place two days after the 57th annual Grammy Awards. Tickets for the tribute show are on sale. The concert will be held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. It will air as a two-hour special on CBS on Feb. 16. PASADENA, Calif. Fox beginning series of Western figures Fox News Channel is dipping in to the nonfiction series realm by telling stories of such Wild West legends as Jesse James, David Crockett and Billy the Kid. The network’s 10-episode series, “Legends & Lies: Into the West,” will debut with two episodes on April 12. Fox anchor Bill O’Reilly, who has built a successful literary career with books on the deaths of John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln and Jesus Christ, will be the executive producer and appear in each episode. Warm Spring Productions, which makes “Mountain Men” for History and “Log Cabin Living” for HGTV, will make the new series. NEW YORK Deschanel pregnant with first child “New Girl” actress Zooey Deschanel is expecting a baby. She and her producer boyfriend, Jacob Pechenik, released a statement on Tuesday saying they are “over the moon” and “excited to meet our little one,” who is due in the summer. The couple began dating last year. Deschanel split from ex-husband, Ben Gibbard, lead vocalist of the band Death Cab for Cutie, in 2012. Her older sister, Emily Deschanel, is pregnant with her second child with husband David Hornsby. PEOPLE Briefs


Sports PANAMA CITY NEWS HERALD Section C Facebook: Twitter: @NH_Sports THURSDAY January 15, 2015 Brock solid: Carlan aims for state wrestling tourney By JASON SHOOT 747-5069 | @PCNHJasonShoot PANAMA CITY BEACH — Brock Carlan knows that the college wres tling landscape is not what it used to be. He’s not about to let the sport’s fading popularity dissuade him from aspiring to continue his standout prep career at the collegiate level. Carlan, an 18-year-old senior at Arnold, has compiled a 29-4 record on the mat this season as he sets his sights on a return to the state tourna ment. Carlan’s trip to state last year ended in disappointment as he fell one victory shy of placing. “Majorly,” Carlan said when asked if that outcome served as fuel for this season. “It drives me insane. It’s one of those things where you wake up in the middle of the night thinking about it. It makes me push harder. It’s motivation.” Carlan, who wrestles at 132 pounds, pinned all five opponents at a tournament in Pembroke Pines, and he was named the tournament’s most outstanding wrestler at the Arnold’s Brock Carlan, an 18-year-old senior, has compiled a 29-4 record on the mat this season for the Marlins wrestling team. SEE CARL AN | C2 PANHANDLE MEN: RAIDERS 87, COMMODORES 83 GC rally falls short By DUSTIN KENT 747-5065 | @PCNHDustinKent PANAMA CITY — Gulf Coast State played like a team desperately in search of its first Panhandle Confer ence victory Wednesday night. Unfortunately for the No. 20 Lady Commodores, it still wasn’t quite enough, as No. 5 Northwest Florida State outlasted the hosts to take a 96-92 overtime victory at the Billy Har rison Field House. Gulf Coast overcame a 14-point NF L teams grab defensive coaches The Associated Press The New York Jets stuck with defense. The San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders are giv ing it a try, too. The Jets hired Arizona defensive coordinator Todd Bowles as head coach Wednesday, the 49ers pro moted longtime defensive line coach Jim Tomsula, and the Raiders turned to Denver defensive coordi nator Jack Del Rio. Denver, Atlanta and Chicago still have open ings. On Wednesday, John Fox interviewed with Chi cago, two days after part ing ways with Denver. The 49ers said Tomsula will be formally introduced Thursday at a news con ference that comes after a more than two-week search that ended right in house. Tomsula replaces Jim Harbaugh, who parted ways with the 49ers on Dec. 28 in what the team called a “mutual decision.” Harbaugh was introduced as Michigan’s coach two days later following a suc cessful four-year stint during which the 49ers reached three straight NFC championship games and a Super Bowl. “After conducting a thorough coaching search, and meeting with a num ber of outstanding candi dates, Jim Tomsula clearly is the right man to lead this team,” CEO Jed York said in a statement. San Francisco went 8-8 this season and missed the playoffs. The Jets made it official with Bowles, also a top can didate for the Atlanta job, a day after hiring former Houston director of college scouting Mike Maccagnan as general manager. They fired Rex Ryan and gen eral manager John Idzik on Dec. 29 following a 4-12 finish. “I am confident that Todd and Mike Maccag nan are the right combi nation to lead this team,” Jets owner Woody John son said. Bowles, a former NFL defensive back, is the Jets’ TRIO OF HIRES T ODD BOWLES New York Jets JA C K DEL R IO Oakland R aiders J I M TO M SULA San Francisco 49ers SEE COACHES | C2 Pitt pulls away from Florida State 73-64 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Young scored 16 points to go with 12 rebounds and Pittsburgh received a big lift off the bench from forward Aron Phillips-Nwankwo in the second half to pull away from FSU 73-64 on Wednesday. Phillips-Nwankwo, a senior walk-on who is playing on an academic scholarship, scored a career-high seven points and sparked a decisive 16-3 run as the Panthers (12-5, 2-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) shut down the Semi noles in the second half. Chris Jones added 15 points for Pitt, which out rebounded Florida State (9-8, 1-3) 39-31 and held the Seminoles to just 32 percent shooting (10 of 31) in the second half. Freshman Phil Cofer scored a career-high 21 points for Florida State but the Seminoles went nearly nine minutes without a field goal in the second half as Pitt took control. Pitt has struggled to find any sort of consistency in the middle. Joseph Uchebo and Derrick Randall have been largely ineffective, forcing Young to play out of position at center and giving the Panthers serious matchup issues. Coach Jamie Dixon gave Phillips-Nwankwo — who had played all of five minutes this season — a shot look ing for a spark. He provided it and then some, sending a jolt through the Panthers that paid immediate dividends. With the game tied at 41 early in the second half, PhillipsNwankwo hit a layup and was fouled. He made the layup and followed it with a putback that kickstarted Pitt’s best stretch of basketball in weeks. SEE L ADY COMMODORES | C5 P ATTI BL AKE | The News Herald Gulf Coast’s Davaris McGowens drives to the basket as Northwest Florida State’s Keith Charleston defends. No. 2 Raiders remain perfect at 19-0 By DUSTIN KENT 747-5065 | @PCNHDustinKent PANAMA CITY — Northwest Flor ida State withstood a big second-half run by Gulf Coast State to take an 87-83 victory and remain unbeaten on the season. Benji Bell had 25 points and Jalen Jackson added 21 to lead the No. 2 Raiders, who improved to 19-0 overall and 3-0 in the Panhandle Conference. Brandon Austin also had 16 points for NWF State, with Treshaad Wil liams and Keith Charleston scoring nine each. The No. 2 Raiders led by as much as 14 points in the second half, but the Commodores charged back down the stretch and cut the deficit to a point on multiple occasions. After trailing 46-43 at the half, Gulf Coast started the second half strong and took the lead 49-48 after a nice driving finish by Quavius Copeland and two free throws from Jonathan Wade. But the Commodores hit an offen sive slump soon after, scoring just five points over the next seven minutes to fall behind by 14. Bell scored seven of NWF State’s 18 points during the run, with a pull-up jumper giving the Raiders a 68-54 edge with 10:20 to play. The Commodores clawed their way back into it, with a dunk by Anton The R aiders led by as much as 14 points in the second half, but the Commodores charged back down the stretch and cut the deficit to a point on multiple occasions. Gulf Coast women fall in OT P ATTI BL AKE | The News Herald Gulf Coast’s Rochelle Vasquez collides with Northwest Florida’s Alliyah Smith on Wednesday. SEE GC MEN | C5


SPORT S Page C2 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 It was afternoon and we were fishing back toward Panama City after putting in a day on the head boat Red Fin 2 with Capt. A.R. Holly. It had been a soso day when Capt. Holly pulled back on the engines and spun around while yelling to get the buoy ready. I ran up to the bow waiting for the word to drop the buoy. When he figured we were on the spot he had passed over I threw the buoy. I ran into the wheelhouse to see what was on the fish finder. As he slowed down the paper machine went dark with fish, some almost to the top of the water and we were in a depth of more than 120 feet. When the bell rang everyone dropped down and before some of the fishermen could reach bottom they were loaded down with fish. Expecting to find red snapper we were surprised to see black grouper that looked as though they had been poured from the same mold of about 10 pounds. Not knowing what we had discovered, A.R. pulled out a chart to figure out what we were on. The only thing we could see on the horizon was the offshore tower. We left the buoy on the spot, expecting to return the next morning. Arriving back at the dock A.R. talked to some captains and the word was we had found the tugboat Leroy, a steel-hull tug that had an engine and sail for propulsion. The Leroy sank in rough weather in the 1930s or 1940s. The Leroy obviously had not been fished for a long time, as evidenced by all the fish that were on it. Back then you had to know what you were doing to return to the same spot you fished the previous day. Most of the time A.R. fished close to the beach. He generally didn’t slow down until he reached the inlet. The Phillips Inlet area was and still is one of the best natural bottom areas east of Destin. In the 1950s and 1960s boat captains used landmarks on the beach to help them return to a reef offshore. Get out of sight of land and most simply were lost. What this meant was fish that lived in water that was out of sight of land were relatively safe because fishermen had no way to return to the spot they had caught fish the previous day. That was when knowing how to range made the difference between a consistent fisherman and a lucky one. How do you range? You get on fish and throw the buoy. The next thing you do s look up and down the beach for something that looks a little different than any object around it. I usually carried a pen and paper and tried to draw what it was that was different from any other object close to it. Back then there were no condos and very few houses west of the pass at Phillips Inlet. One place we called the “old house” had a screen on the front porch that was different from any other house on the beach. Behind this house was a very large pine tree. After lining this tree with this house I looked to the east and lined the water tank at Camp Helen with another house that just happened to be painted yellow and stood out from the others in the area. As it worked out, the farther apart these ranges were from each other the more accurate your range was. We had no fathometers, so after throwing a buoy we would circle and watch for triggerfish which would come to the surface by the hundreds. When you saw these you knew you were in the money. If you went around and collected everyone’s GPS I doubt that 100 pounds of snapper would be caught in a week. Like I said, you had to know what you were doing back then to catch fish. Today if you want to fish the Leroy all you have to do to find it is be able to read a GPS. Today the Leroy will have five or six boats a day fishing the area. OUTDOORS REPORT Outdoor Life Scott Lindsey Outdoor Writer captscottlindsey @outlook. com There was a time you had to know how to range Andrews Invitational in Gulf Breeze last weekend. Carlan knows that, while those accolades are praiseworthy, col lege programs are looking for wrestlers capable of winning hardware at state tournaments. “It’s my final year, and college is around the corner,” Carlan said. “I have to make an impression by placing at state — if not first, at least place at state.” Wrestling largely has been abandoned at the college level. The number of NCAA schools with a wrestling program dropped from 374 in 1979 to 91 by 2010. That number stood at 72 last year. “Looking at college, it’s hard to find the right fit because all the southern col leges don’t have wrestling,” Carlan said. “I’ll have to go out of state, which means more fees (and higher tuition costs).” Carlan, who began his prep career wrestling at 106 pounds, credited three teammates — Dylan Tuttle, Richie McClanahan and Paul Patterson — with assisting his development as his partners on the mat in practice. He added that coach Jeff Skipper “is really good and looks out for all of his wrestlers.” Carlan said he would “love to be at Northern Illinois” next fall and intends to study graphic design in college, wherever he ends up. “I’m ready,” he said. “It’s next chapter of my life. It’s a new adventure.” CARLAN from page C1 BROCK C ARLAN sixth straight defensive-focused head coach and fifth since Johnson took over in 2000, following Bill Parcells, Al Groh, Herm Edwards, Eric Mangini and Ryan. “It’s an honor and privilege to coach the Jets,” Bowles said in a statement. “I can’t help but be hum bled by the chance to coach this team. I am going to do everything I can to build a consistent winner.” Bowles from Elizabeth, New Jer sey, was the Jets’ defensive backs coach under Groh in 2000 season. He beat out five other candidates who interviewed, including Seattle defen sive coordinator Dan Quinn and for mer Buffalo coach Doug Marrone. A person with knowledge of the Del Rio’s hiring said a deal was agreed to Wednesday, not long after the team told interim coach Tony Sparano he would not get the job. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because an announcement had not been made. Del Rio, a former NFL linebacker, was the head coach in Jacksonville for nine seasons before spending the past three as Denver’s defensive coordinator. Sparano was elevated from offen sive line coach during the season to replace the fired Dennis Allen. Oak land went 3-9 under Sparano after los ing the first four games under Allen. Ryan ended up in Buffalo on Mon day and was as brash and bold as ever Wednesday at his first news conference. “Is this thing on?” Ryan said, tap ping the microphone. “Because it’s getting ready to be on.” Outlining his objectives, Ryan said the job is his last chance to prove himself. He vowed to build the Bills into “a bully” and said he has an addi tional chip on his shoulder after being fired by the Jets. “Yes, it’s personal,” he said, about being fired. “It’s embarrassing.” Marrone shocked the Bills by step ping down Dec. 31. The second-year coach opted out of his contract after Terry and Kim Pegula purchased the franchise in October. Ryan made a veiled reference to Marrone’s depar ture by saying: “This football team deserves a loyal coach.” Bowles becomes the fifth black head coach currently in the NFL, joining Pittsburgh’s Mike Tomlin, Cincinnati’s Marvin Lewis, Tampa Bay’s Lovie Smith and Detroit’s Jim Caldwell. A person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press that former Dallas and Buffalo head coach Chan Gailey will be Bowles’ offensive coordinator. Gailey was out of football the last two seasons after being fired as the Bills’ coach after the 2012 season. Bears interview Fox for coaching job LAKE FOREST, Ill. — John Fox inter viewed for the Chicago Bears’ coaching job Wednesday, two days after parting ways with the Denver Broncos. Fox is at least the sixth candidate to inter view for the job. He’s widely seen as a strong possibility given his record and his ties to consultant Ernie Accorsi and new general manager Ryan Pace. Fox was the defensive coordinator for the New York Giants from 1997 to 2001 when Accorsi was the GM. Saints coach Sean Pay ton was the offensive coordinator for part of that time, and he is tight with Pace, who was hired out of New Orleans’ front office. Fox won the AFC West all four of his years in Denver, but each of those seasons ended in ugly losses, including a 24-13 upset by India napolis this year. He was 49-22 with the Bron cos, including the playoffs, following a 78-74 record in nine years with Carolina, counting the postseason. He led the Panthers to a Super Bowl with Jake Delhomme at quarterback and got back there last year with Peyton Manning. The Broncos got blown out 43-8 by Seattle, con vincing general manager John Elway to spend $60 million in guarantees on new defensive players so his quarterback shouldn’t have to carry the load by himself. COACHES from page C1 Playoff players face time crunch for NFL PHOENIX (AP) — The players who earned a chance to play in the inaugural College Football Playoff had more than a month to prepare for the biggest games of their lives. Once the national championship game was over, the elite players had a much shorter window to make the biggest decision of their lives. Try three days. The adrenaline of Monday night’s national title game still flowing, top players like Ohio State’s Cardale Jones have until today’s deadline to gather themselves and try to make a rational decision about whether to declare for the NFL draft or stay in school. That’s not a lot of time for what will likely be a life-alter ing decision — no matter how it turns out. “To me, it could be like one of those days like signing day: you can declare by that date, but you don’t have to,” Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez said. “If you just played recently, why not wait another two weeks? It’s a big decision and the kids should be able to gather as much information as possible.” The NFL draft isn’t until April 30-May 2, but the early date for declaring was put in place to prevent agents from having more time to recruit players for the draft and so college coaches can assess their rosters before signing recruiting classes. The first day high school players can sign a national letter of intent is Feb. 4 and the extra time gives the college coaches a chance to secure replacements for the top players who leave for the NFL. Many of the top college players have already declared for the draft, including Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota of Oregon, Flor ida State quarterback Jameis Winston, Washington line backer Shaq Thompson and Arizona State receiver Jaelen Strong. Mariota joined that list — and teammate Arik Armstead — when he declared for the draft on Wednesday. Jones, despite leading the Buckeyes to a national title in his third career start, said he doesn’t feel ready for the NFL, though he still has another day before the deadline to make a final decision. Regardless of Jones’ decision, his coach believes he should have more time to make it. “If we’re in that situation, we would like to have more space, more time,” coach Urban Meyer said before the Buckeyes beat Oregon 42-20 in the national title game. “I think now that there’s a playoff, they should readdress that and move it back a little bit.” The NFL made several changes in the process last year, altering the evaluation system and limiting the number of players who can submit paperwork to the league’s draft advisory board. In previous years, the committee comprised of current general managers, college scouting directors and other front office personnel would give players a grade based on which of the draft’s seven rounds they might be taken in. Now, a prospect is only told if he has a firstor secondround grade. The NFL also has limited the number of players who can submit paperwork to five from each school, though excep tions can be made. FSU’s Goldman to enter NFL Draft TALLAHASSEE — Florida State defensive tackle Eddie Goldman will forgo his senior season and enter the 2015 NFL Draft. The school made the announcement Wednesday. The 6-foot-4, 320-pounder from Washington, D.C., was a full-time starter the last two years and named Associated Press third-team All American in 2014. He finished the season with 35 tackles, eight tackles for loss and a team-high four sacks. Coach Jimbo Fisher said in a statement that “Eddie was a tremen dous leader, student-athlete and, most importantly, a tremendous person for FSU.” Goldman is expected to be an early draft pick because of his athleti cism at the position. The Seminoles went 39-3, won the 2013 national championship and three ACC titles during his career. They advanced to the inaugural College Football Playoff semifinal this season, losing to Oregon. MARCUS M ARIOTA declares for draft Baseball umpires needed The Bay Area Officials Associa tion is looking for anyone interested in umpiring baseball for high school and junior college this coming spring, summer and fall. Contact: David Johnson 850-276-0800 or Matt Cain 850-814-2473. Callaway baseball Registration for Callaway youth baseball, ages 3-14, will be held Jan. 17, 24 and 31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the second floor of the main concessions building at the Callaway Recreational Com plex on State 22. Fees (check or cash only) are $55 for ages 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12, and $45 for ages 3-4, 5-6.. Contact: Mike Chapman 850-819-4417 (president), Dar ren Miller 850-319-0289 (Majors vice president). R.L. Turner registration R.L. Turner is taking registra tions for the 2015 spring season through Feb. 7 at the following loca tions: Chapman Park, 2526 Rollins Ave., every Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Almega Sports, 2497 State 77 (next to Red Elephant) Monday through Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Peoples First Insurance, 1002 W 23rd St. (Doral Building on corner of 23rd and Stanford) Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sports Authority, 325 W 23rd St. Panama City Square, Monday through Sunday 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Baseball divisions are ages 4-14. Cost is $55 per child or $50 for additional siblings. Contact: David Chapman 850-527-6940 or ANNOUNCEMENTS


Thursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C3 By DUSTIN KENT 747-5065 | @PCNHDustinKent dkent@pcnh.clom WEWAHITCHKA — It was a festive atmosphere at Wewahitchka High School on Tuesday night as the school honored six former state championship teams with a banner-hanging cer emony before its varsity basketball game against Cottondale. The first three champi ons in school history were recognized: the 1952, 1953, and 1954 boys basketball teams coached by William Linton. Also getting banners in their honor were 1995 boys cross country team and the 2007 and 2008 girls softball teams. The event was the brainchild of Wewahitchka principal Jay Bidwell, who played basketball for the Gators in junior high and high school. He said he always wanted to find a special way to honor the school’s championship squads. “I remember being in the seventh grade and see ing those (boys basketball state championship) tro phies in the trophy case,” Bidwell said. “I always said that if the opportunity ever arises that I’m going to get some banners up in that gym.” Billy Tillman, former member of two of those boys basketball title teams and the father of current Gators football coach Loren Tillman, said he was honored to be a part of the event. “I’m proud to be a Wewa Gator,” he said, followed by enthusiastic applause from the crowd of Wewa fans in attendance. “The good Lord blessed me on two teams that won the cham pionship and blessed me to live long enough to see the recognition for it 60 years later.” Tillman said that his greatest memory from his years as a Wewa athlete — in addition to winning the titles — was the friendships he had with his teammates, as well as the relationship he had with his coach. “(Linton) was a math teacher and a great coach and one of the greatest men you could ever want to have in your community,” Till man said. “He was the kind of man you would want to have around young kids.” Don Lanier, who played on the ’54 team, echoed Tillman’s comments about the bond between the play ers on those teams. “It brings back a lot of old memories and makes you think of all the boys you played with,” Lanier said. “We had some good players and the ceremony is a reflection of all the love we had for playing with each other.” Former Wewa softball coach Charles Fortner, who led the 2007 Lady Gators to Class 2A state title, intro duced the softball cham pionship teams and said he was proud to see their achievements recognized. “It was something we worked hard at for years before we did it and all the hard work paid off,” Fortner said. “To get banners hung for it is really special.” Bidwell was the coach of the boys cross country team that won state in 1995, only four years after the start of the program. He said what meant the most to him Tuesday is what the banners rep resent for the past, pres ent, and future athletes at Wewahitchka. “I’ve been with this school system for a long time. This school means a lot to me,” Bidwell said. “When I grew up, I looked up to (the former state champions) because they had done something to be proud of. I want the kids here now to have some thing to look up to and believe in. “I want them to look at those banners and say that a Wewa kid can do anything.” Following the ceremony, some of the Gators did just that as Parker Davis scored a last-second basket in a 56-55 win over Cottondale in boys basketball. Girls soccer Scoring Player Gl Ast Tot Vickers M 24 9 33 Jones M 17 5 22 Crowley A 12 6 18 Hallmon M 11 7 18 Means A 13 4 17 Peffers A 13 3 16 Bates M 7 7 14 Lewis M 6 6 12 S.Mullins M 8 3 11 Schnoering A 3 1 4 Krajniak M 3 1 4 Gurganus A 2 2 4 Forker M 2 2 4 Champagne A 1 2 3 Jumbeck A 0 2 2 Taylor M 1 1 2 Bush M 1 1 2 Saenz A 1 0 1 Harrell M 1 0 1 Rinehart M 1 0 1 Sheffield M 0 1 1 Wilson M 0 1 1 Keeper saves: Sutton A 93, Rinehart M 49, Love A 43, Caudle M 12, Cham pagne 4. Girls basketball Scoring Player G Pts Avg Jones A 18 409 22.7 Hutchinson PSJ 17 314 18.5 Patterson R 7 116 16.6 Key FC 15 240 16.0 A.Williams S 12 192 16.0 Wobser NBH 11 170 15.3 Suggs Bz 9 133 14.7 Campbell FC 15 211 14.1 Daniels M 14 187 13.4 Smith M 14 176 12.6 Ceasar R 7 82 11.7 Adams NBH 9 102 11.3 Perot M 13 126 9.7 Yangson M 13 124 9.6 Jasinski PSJ 17 149 8.8 McGriff S 12 105 8.8 Ammons Bl 6 52 8.7 S.Hills R 7 60 8.6 Rizo S 12 98 8.2 Robinson A 17 138 8.1 Fleshren PSJ 17 130 7.6 Holley M 14 101 7.2 Hanson Bz 9 64 7.1 Martinez Bl 6 40 6.7 Ducker FC 15 95 6.3 Grady M 14 84 6.0 R.Bell R 6 36 6.0 Walker Bl 6 34 5.7 Pollock S 9 48 5.3 Engram Bl 3 14 4.7 Thompson NBH 11 51 4.6 Green S 8 37 4.6 Abbasi NBH 12 52 4.3 Highsmith R 7 29 4.2 Farris NBH 3 12 4.0 Jones NBH 2 8 4.0 Reed Bl 1 4 4.0 Butler R 7 25 3.6 Bacheler S 11 37 3.4 Patterson Bl 6 20 3.3 Croom FC 10 31 3.1 Washington A 18 54 3.0 A.Johnson PSJ 16 48 3.0 Gardner Bz 9 26 2.8 Patterson PSJ 17 46 2.7 Scott S 10 27 2.7 Bashore Bz 9 25 2.7 Simo NBH 11 29 2.6 Pittman PSJ 16 39 2.4 McElroy R 7 16 2.3 Townsend FC 11 24 2.2 Williams M 10 21 2.1 Benedik A 17 34 2.0 Paige Bl 4 7 1.8 Whiting NBH 8 13 1.6 Ka.Spani R 7 11 1.6 Schneider A 18 25 1.5 Simmons M 13 20 1.5 George A 14 20 1.5 Alvarado M 11 17 1.5 Martello A 18 24 1.4 Zolicoffer R 7 10 1.4 Nash A 9 12 1.3 A.Hills R 7 9 1.3 Sweet FC 7 9 1.3 Larry PSJ 11 13 1.2 Reilly NBH 6 7 1.2 Bohannon S 11 11 1.0 T.Bell R 7 7 1.0 Ki.Spani R 7 7 1.0 McNair PSJ 16 15 0.9 Williams FC 9 8 0.9 K.Johnson PSJ 15 12 0.8 Pavlov A 8 6 0.8 Boyd Bl 6 5 0.8 Rebounds Player G Tot Avg Key FC 15 291 19.4 Ceasar R 7 94 13.4 S.Hills R 7 79 11.3 Ammons Bl 6 66 11.0 Smith M 14 136 9.7 Wobser NBH 11 105 9.5 Townsend FC 11 101 9.2 Patterson R 7 63 9.0 Campbell FC 15 126 8.4 Perot M 13 105 8.1 McGriff S 12 105 7.8 Walker Bl 6 46 7.7 Robinson A 17 124 7.3 Croom FC 10 72 7.2 Gardner Bz 9 63 7.0 Suggs Bz 9 55 6.1 Hanson Bz 9 55 6.1 Bashore Bz 9 54 6.0 Jones A 18 100 5.5 Engram Bl 3 16 5.3 Ducker FC 15 72 4.8 Green S 8 38 4.8 Abbasi NBH 12 56 4.7 Butler R 7 30 4.3 Rizo S 12 49 4.1 Robinson FC 11 42 3.8 Simmons M 13 50 3.6 Williams FC 9 32 3.6 Bacheler S 11 39 3.5 Thompson NBH 11 38 3.5 Schneider A 18 58 3.2 Daniels M 14 44 3.1 Grady M 13 42 3.0 Whiting NBH 8 24 3.0 Patterson Bl 6 18 3.0 Paige Bl 4 12 3.0 Grogg Bz 9 24 2.7 Yangson M 13 34 2.6 Scott S 10 24 2.4 A.Williams S 12 28 2.3 Martinez Bl 6 14 2.3 Holley M 14 31 2.2 Simo NBH 11 22 2.0 Bishawi M 9 18 2.0 Reed Bl 1 2 2.0 Adams NBH 9 17 1.9 Alvarado M 11 20 1.8 Reilly NBH 6 11 1.8 T.Bell R 7 12 1.7 A.Hills R 7 12 1.5 Washington A 18 26 1.4 Martello A 18 24 1.4 Sweet FC 7 10 1.4 L.Williams S 8 11 1.4 Cason NBH 10 13 1.3 Highsmith R 7 9 1.3 Pavlov A 8 10 1.3 Benedik A 17 19 1.2 Williams M 10 11 1.1 McElroy R 7 8 1.1 Mathis FC 10 10 1.0 Boyd Bl 6 6 1.0 R.Bell R 6 6 1.0 Farris NBH 3 3 1.0 Bohannon S 11 10 0.9 Pollock S 9 7 0.8 George A 14 9 0.7 Faria S 3 2 0.7 Zolicoffer R 7 5 0.7 Nash A 8 5 0.6 Ka.Spani R 7 4 0.6 Assists Player G Tot Avg Daniels M 14 70 5.0 Adams NBH 9 30 3.3 Key FC 15 45 3.0 Suggs Bz 9 27 3.0 Campbell FC 15 42 2.8 Ceasar R 7 18 2.6 Yangson M 13 29 2.2 A.Williams S 12 24 2.0 Hanson Bz 9 18 2.0 Patterson R 7 14 2.0 Townsend FC 11 21 1.9 Grady M 14 23 1.6 Perot M 13 20 1.5 Wobser NBH 11 16 1.5 Jones A 18 24 1.4 Smith M 14 20 1.4 T.Bell R 7 10 1.4 Ka.Spani R 7 10 1.4 McGriff S 12 15 1.3 Thompson NBH 11 13 1.2 Simo NBH 11 12 1.1 McElroy R 7 8 1.1 Gardner Bz 9 9 1.0 Farris NBH 3 3 1.0 Green S 8 7 0.9 Butler R 7 6 0.9 Williams M 10 8 0.8 Benedik A 17 12 0.8 Alvarado M 12 8 0.7 S.Hills R 7 5 0.7 R.Bell R 6 4 0.7 Nash A 8 5 0.6 Pavlov A 8 5 0.6 Robinson A 17 9 0.6 A.Hills R 7 4 0.6 Highsmith R 7 4 0.6 Boys basketball Scoring Player G Pts Avg Johnson Ma 14 395 28.2 Wert S 15 317 21.1 Williams PSJ 10 173 17.3 Byrd Bz 16 246 15.3 Farmer FC 16 234 14.6 Lockett Ma 14 199 14.2 Batson PSJ 11 143 13.0 K.Jones FC 15 191 12.7 Clemmons PSJ 12 141 11.8 Barahona FC 16 157 9.8 Melvin Bz 16 147 9.1 Brelove Ma 15 136 9.1 Green S 15 122 8.1 Hart Ma 1 8 8.0 Pettus S 15 114 7.6 Peltonen Bz 16 120 7.5 Johnson S 15 106 7.1 Gray Ma 15 101 6.7 Howard FC 16 100 6.3 Quinn PSJ 10 63 6.3 Winters Bz 13 74 5.6 Williams FC 13 73 5.6 McLawhorn Bz 16 81 5.0 M.Johnson(23) PSJ 10 50 5.0 Clayton Bz 16 76 4.7 Basford S 15 71 4.7 Sims PSJ 11 46 4.2 Armstead Ma 14 57 4.1 Dillard Ma 14 57 4.1 Baggett S 9 37 4.1 Wilson FC 13 49 3.8 M.Johnson(12) PSJ 7 26 3.7 Sweet FC 16 55 3.4 Irving S 15 48 3.2 Trawick Ma 15 40 2.7 McDowell Bz 16 43 2.6 Freeman Bz 16 38 2.3 Murff Ma 11 25 2.3 Davis PSJ 7 16 2.3 Pittman S 15 31 2.1 Lowe FC 10 20 2.0 Rogers S 10 19 1.9 N.Jones FC 16 24 1.5 Henson Ma 14 21 1.5 Galloway PSJ 6 9 1.5 Taylor Bz 9 13 1.4 Henderson Ma 6 7 1.2 Granville Bz 2 2 1.0 Baker Ma 1 1 1.0 Rebounds Player G Pts Avg Wert S 15 169 11.3 Johnson Ma 14 138 9.9 Howard FC 16 147 9.2 Byrd Bz 16 142 8.8 Green S 15 99 6.6 Basford S 15 96 6.4 K.Jones FC 15 94 6.3 Gray Ma 15 79 5.3 Peltonen Bz 16 80 5.0 Farmer FC 16 72 4.5 Lockett Ma 14 60 4.3 Barahona FC 16 59 3.7 Wilson FC 13 46 3.5 Trawick Ma 15 53 3.5 Dillard Ma 14 48 3.4 Pittman S 15 49 3.3 Armstead Ma 14 46 3.3 Pettus S 15 48 3.2 Baggett S 9 28 3.1 Melvin Bz 16 48 3.0 Winters Bz 13 40 3.0 McLawhorn Bz 16 45 2.8 Williams FC 13 34 2.6 Henson Ma 14 36 2.6 Johnson S 15 35 2.3 Freeman Bz 16 39 2.3 Irving S 15 34 2.3 Brelove Ma 15 32 2.1 McDowell Bz 16 33 2.0 Gray S 1 2 2.0 N.Jones FC 16 27 1.7 Raines S 3 4 1.3 Murff Ma 11 13 1.2 Henderson Ma 6 7 1.2 Clayton Bz 16 17 1.1 Rogers S 10 11 1.1 Taylor Bz 9 10 1.1 Hart Ma 1 1 1.0 Assists Player G Pts Avg Lockett Ma 14 63 4.5 Melvin Bz 16 60 3.7 Johnson S 15 57 3.8 Johnson Ma 10 30 3.0 Hart Ma 1 3 3.0 Pettus S 15 41 2.7 Peltonen Bz 16 41 2.5 Murff Ma 11 29 2.6 Farmer FC 16 39 2.4 K.Jones FC 15 31 2.1 Gray Ma 15 26 1.7 Trawick Ma 15 22 1.5 Lowe FC 10 15 1.5 Brelove Ma 15 21 1.4 Winters Bz 13 18 1.3 Howard FC 16 19 1.2 Wert S 15 17 1.1 Basford S 15 16 1.1 Sweet FC 16 15 0.9 Irving S 15 14 0.9 Dillard Ma 14 13 0.9 Williams FC 13 12 0.9 Wilson FC 13 12 0.9 Freeman Bz 16 14 0.9 Byrd Bz 16 12 0.7 Rogers S 10 6 0.6 Barahona FC 16 10 0.6 McDowell Bz 16 9 0.6 Armstead Ma 14 7 0.5 Clayton Bz 16 6 0.4 Schools: A rnold (A), Blountstown (Bl), Bozeman (Bz), Franklin County (FC), Malone (Ma), Mosley (M), North Bay Haven (NBH), Port St. Joe (PSJ), Ruther ford (R), Sneads (S). PLAYERS OF THE WEEK B ANNER NIGHT Wewa honors past state title teams Photos by P ATTI BL AKE | The News Herald Banners for Wewahitchka High School’s six state championships hang in the Gators’ gym. “I want them to look at those banners and say that a Wewa kid can do anything.” — Jay Bidwell Wewahitchka principal Wewahitchka state championship team members and families attended a special celebration to unveil their banners. 1952 Boys basketball Doug Atkins, Bo John Lester, Calvin Maddox, Bobby McDan iel, Nils Millergren, Charles Norton, Edward Odom, Don Rester, Billy Strange, Wilson Whitfield, Joe Whitfield. 1953 Boys basketball Billy Branch, Russell Hancock, Jack Husband, Calvin Mad dox, Carl McClamma, Billy McDaniel, Nils Millergren, Billy Joe Rish, Thomas Starling, Don Strickland, Clifford Ward. 1954 Boys basketball Douglas Atkins, Jackie Con nell, Grady Dean, Billy Dick son, Johnny Lamb, Don Lanier, Bobby Lester, James Lester, Don Rester, Ray Stripling, Billy Tillman. 1995 Boys cross country Chris Edwards, Brent Kilgro, Lee Linton, Adam Taunton, James Taunton, Josh Taunton, Luke Taunton. 2007 Softball Rebecca Barnes, Tori Bowles, Ashley Gates, Samantha Green, Summer Grice, Kassi Malcolm, Leigh Anne Mayo, Megan Peak, Chelsey Pet tis, Hannah Price, Samantha Rich, Amanda Robbins, Misty Robbins, Kayla Williams, Vanessa Wait, Samantha Wade. 2008 Softball Rebecca Barnes, Tori Bowles, Hilary Chapman, Ashley Gates, Summer Grice, San tana Majors, Kassi Malcolm, Chelsey Pettis, Samantha Rich, Mandy Robbins, Samantha Wade, Britney Weeks, Leninia Wiles. Dom Lanier, with Alex Paul, clips a line to unveil a championship banner for his 1954 boys basketball team. G ATORS’ CHAMPIONSHIPS Players of the week, as nominated by their schools: Brock Carlan, sr., Arnold wrestling: Went 5-0 in the 132-pound weight class at the Andrews Institute Tournament and was named Out standing Wrestler of the tournament. Then was named Outstanding Wrestler in the tournament at Pembroke Pines. Christian Byrd, jr., Bozeman boys basketball: Averaged 19.6 points, 12 rebounds and 2.3 blocks over three games for the Bucks. Jazlin Jones, jr., Arnold girls basketball: Scored 65 points in three games averaging 21.6, and scored the final four points for her team in a 47-45 win over Bay. WINTER STATS PREP


STAT SHEET Page C4 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 Ebro Schedule Monday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:25 a.m., Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Jacksonville 6:30 p.m. Tuesday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:25 a.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m.. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Jacksonville 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m.,Jacksonville 6:30 p.m. Thursday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:30 p.m. Friday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 am., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m., Santa Anita 3 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach 6 p.m. Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:30 p.m., Sarasota 6:30 p.m. Saturday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Jacksonville 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach 6 p.m., Jacksonville 6:30 p.m., Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Sarasota 6:30 p.m. Sunday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:25 a.m., Aqueduct 11:25 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 p.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach noon, Jacksonville 12:30 p.m. POKER ROOM – (Ext. 180) Open 9 a.m. to 3 a.m. Monday through Friday and 24 hours on weekends and holidays. New Year’s schedule: Open 9 a.m. Monday to 3 a.m. Wednesday. LOCATION – Intersection of State 79 and State 20. INFORMATION – 234-3943. Odds Glantz-Culver Line Favorite Open Today O/U Underdog NFL playoffs Sunday at Seattle 7 7 (46) GB at New England 7 6 (54) Indy NFL Playoff glance Conference Championships Sunday, Jan. 18 Green Bay at Seattle, 2:05 p.m. (FOX) Indianapolis at New England, 5:40 p.m. (CBS) Pro Bowl Sunday, Jan. 25 At Glendale, Ariz. Team Irvin vs. Team Carter, 7 p.m. (ESPN) Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 1 At Glendale, Ariz. AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 5:30 p.m. (NBC) Injury report The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT Definitely will not play; DNP Did not practice; LIMITED Limited participation in practice; FULL Full participation in practice): INDIANAPOLIS COLTS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — COLTS: DNP: CB Vontae Davis (knee), LB D’Qwell Jackson (not injury related), CB Greg Toler (groin). LIMITED: LB Erik Walden (knee). PATRIOTS: DNP: C Bryan Stork (knee). LIMITED: CB Brandon Browner (knee), LB Dont’a Hightower (shoulder), DT Chris Jones (elbow), WR Brandon LaFell (shoulder, toe). FULL: QB Tom Brady (ankle). GREEN BAY PACKERS at SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — PACKERS: LIMITED: DE Josh Boyd (ankle), QB Aaron Rodgers (calf), G Josh Sitton (toe). SEAHAWKS : DNP: DE Michael Bennett (not injury related), T Justin Britt (knee), RB Marshawn Lynch (not injury related), DT Tony McDaniel (shoulder). FULL: S Jeron Johnson (elbow), TE Tony Moeaki (calf). NFL Draft-early entries Nelson Agholor, wr, Southern Cal Jay Ajayi, rb, Boise State Kwon Alexander, LB, LSU Javorius Allen, rb, Southern Cal Arik Armstead, dl, Oregon Deion Barnes, de, Penn State Malcom Brown, dt, Texas Sammie Coates, wr, Auburn Tevin Coleman, rb, Indiana Jalen Collins, cb, LSU Landon Collins, s, Alabama Amari Cooper, wr, Alabama Xavier Cooper, dt, Washington State Christian Covington, dt, Rice Ronald Darby, cb, Florida State Mike Davis, rb, South Carolina Stefon Diggs, wr, Maryland Lorenzo Doss, cb, Tulane Mario Edwards Jr., de, Florida State Durell Eskridge, s, Syracuse George Farmer, wr, Southern Cal Ereck Flowers, ot, Miami Dante Fowler Jr., de, Florida Devin Funchess, wr, Michigan Jacoby Glenn, cb, UCF Eddie Goldman, dt, Florida State Melvin Gordon, rb, Wisconsin Dorial Green-Beckham, wr, Oklahoma Deontay Greenberry, wr, Houston Randy Gregory, de, Nebraska Todd Gurley, rb, Georgia Eli Harold, de, Virginia Chris Hackett, s, TCU Eli Harold, de, Virginia Chris Harper, wr, California Dee Hart, rb, Colorado State Gerod Holliman, s, Louisville D.J. Humphries, ot, Florida Brett Hundley, qb UCLA Danielle Hunter, de, LSU Jesse James, te, Penn State Duke Johnson, rb, Miami Matt Jones, rb, Florida Nigel King, wr, Kansas Tyler Kroft, te, Rutgers Marcus Mariota, qb, Oregon Ellis McCarthy, dl, UCLA Benardrick McKinney, lb, Mississippi State Patrick Miller, ol, Auburn Tyler Moore, g, Florida Andrus Peat, ot, Stanford Breshad Perriman, wr, UCF Marcus Peters, cb, Washington Jordan Phillips, dt, Oklahoma Darius Philon, dt, Arkansas Bradley Pinion, p, Clemson Jeremiah Poutasi, ot, Utah Shane Ray, de, Missouri Josh Robinson, rb, Mississippi State Shaq Roland, wr, South Carolina James Sample, s, Louisville Jean Sifrin, te, UMass Donovan Smith, ot, Penn State Noah Spence, de, Ohio State Jaelen Strong, wr, Arizona State Shaq Thompson, lb, Washington Max Valles, lb, Virginia Trae Waynes, cb, Michigan State Leonard Williams, dl, Southern Cal Maxx Williams, te, Minnesota P.J. Williams, cb, Florida State Trey Williams, rb, Texas A&M Jameis Winston, qb, Florida State T.J. Yeldon, rb, Alabama Underclassmen have until Jan. 15 to file declaration papers with the league. The official list of underclassmen accepted by the NFL will be released on Jan. 19. College football Bowl glance Saturday, Jan. 17 East-West Shrine Classic At St. Petersburg East vs. West, 3 p.m. (NFLN) NFLPA Collegiate Bowl At Carson, Calif. National vs. American, 3 p.m. (ESPN2) Saturday, Jan. 24 Senior Bowl At Mobile, Ala. North vs. South, 3 p.m. (NFLN) NBA Standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 26 12 .684 — Brooklyn 16 23 .410 10 Boston 13 24 .351 12 Philadelphia 7 31 .184 19 New York 5 35 .125 22 Southeast Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 31 8 .795 — Washington 27 12 .692 4 Miami 17 21 .447 13 Charlotte 15 25 .375 16 Orlando 15 27 .357 17 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 26 14 .650 — Milwaukee 20 19 .513 5 Cleveland 19 20 .487 6 Indiana 15 25 .375 11 Detroit 14 25 .359 11 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct GB Memphis 27 11 .711 — Houston 27 12 .692 Dallas 27 13 .675 1 San Antonio 24 16 .600 4 New Orleans 19 19 .500 8 Northwest Division W L Pct GB Portland 30 8 .789 — Oklahoma City 18 19 .486 11 Denver 18 20 .474 12 Utah 13 26 .333 17 Minnesota 6 31 .162 23 Pacific Division W L Pct GB Golden State 30 5 .857 — L.A. Clippers 25 13 .658 6 Phoenix 23 18 .561 10 Sacramento 16 22 .421 15 L.A. Lakers 12 27 .308 20 Tuesday’s Games Atlanta 105, Philadelphia 87 Washington 101, San Antonio 93 Minnesota 110, Indiana 101 Phoenix 107, Cleveland 100 Golden State 116, Utah 105 Dallas 108, Sacramento 104, OT Miami 78, L.A. Lakers 75 Wednesday’s Games Orlando 120, Houston 113 San Antonio 98, Charlotte 93 Toronto 100, Philadelphia 84 New Orleans 105, Detroit 94 Memphis 103, Brooklyn 92 Washington 105, Chicago 99 Atlanta 105, Boston 91 Denver 114, Dallas 107 Miami at Golden State, (n) L.A. Clippers at Portland, (n) Thursday’s Games New York vs. Milwaukee at London, England, 2 p.m. Oklahoma City at Houston, 7 p.m. Cleveland at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m. Friday’s Games New Orleans at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Brooklyn at Washington, 6 p.m. Memphis at Orlando, 6 p.m. Detroit at Indiana, 6 p.m. Atlanta at Toronto, 6:30 p.m. Chicago at Boston, 6:30 p.m. Golden State at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. Denver at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Portland at San Antonio, 7:30 p.m. Minnesota at Phoenix, 8 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Utah, 8 p.m. Miami at Sacramento, 9 p.m. Cleveland at L.A. Clippers, 9:30 p.m. Individual leaders Scoring G FG FT PTS AVG Harden, HOU 38 312 301 1023 26.9 James, CLE 30 267 179 764 25.5 Cousins, SAC 27 233 187 654 24.2 Davis, NOR 36 337 193 867 24.1 Anthony, NYK 30 270 135 717 23.9 Curry, GOL 35 287 127 806 23.0 Aldridge, POR 34 313 134 778 22.9 Bryant, LAL 33 253 193 749 22.7 Grifn, LAC 38 331 192 862 22.7 Lillard, POR 38 285 169 844 22.2 Wade, MIA 30 255 139 664 22.1 Thompson, GOL 34 260 104 726 21.4 Bosh, MIA 30 231 129 635 21.2 Butler, CHI 36 240 234 752 20.9 Ellis, DAL 39 316 130 809 20.7 Irving, CLE 36 269 146 745 20.7 Lowry, TOR 37 259 167 755 20.4 Gay, SAC 36 261 173 733 20.4 Gasol, MEM 37 266 187 721 19.5 Gasol, CHI 36 264 151 683 19.0 College basketball Wednesday’s men’s scores EAST Albany (NY) 73, Binghamton 58 American U. 62, Lehigh 59 Boston College 64, Harvard 57, OT Bucknell 65, Navy 63 Buffalo 82, N. Illinois 63 Colgate 62, Boston U. 53 Davidson 71, UMass 63 Delaware 67, Towson 64, OT Hartford 68, New Hampshire 67 Lafayette 69, Loyola (Md.) 65 NJIT 79, St. Joseph’s (LI) 60 Northeastern 91, Hofstra 83 SMU 60, Temple 55 Saint Joseph’s 66, Fordham 55 St. Bonaventure 75, George Mason 55 St. John’s 83, Providence 70 St. Peter’s 62, Monmouth (NJ) 61, OT Stony Brook 64, UMBC 54 Vermont 55, Dartmouth 52 SOUTH Charleston Southern 80, Liberty 58 Coll. of Charleston 66, Elon 50 East Carolina 66, Houston 61 High Point 84, Gardner-Webb 72 Jacksonville 71, Stetson 69 LSU 75, Mississippi 71 Maryland 73, Rutgers 65 N. Kentucky 76, Kennesaw St. 72 North Carolina 81, NC State 79 North Florida 80, Florida Gulf Coast 64 Notre Dame 62, Georgia Tech 59 Presbyterian 71, Longwood 67 UNC Greensboro 75, VMI 63 William & Mary 76, UNC Wilmington 72 Winthrop 84, UNC Asheville 69 MIDWEST Akron 67, Bowling Green 50 Cent. Michigan 105, Miami (Ohio) 77 Cleveland St. 55, Wright St. 50 Dayton 61, La Salle 50 Evansville 56, Missouri St. 54 Indiana St. 71, Illinois St. 70, OT Kent St. 65, E. Michigan 59 Loyola of Chicago 50, Drake 47 S. Dakota St. 68, IUPUI 53 Toledo 80, Ohio 73 W. Michigan 95, Ball St. 93, 2OT Wichita St. 67, S. Illinois 55 Wednesday’s women’s scores EAST Albany (NY) 82, Binghamton 49 American U. 75, Lehigh 73, OT Army 67, Holy Cross 53 Boston U. 58, Colgate 53 Bucknell 44, Navy 42, OT Lafayette 57, Loyola (Md.) 49 Maine 68, Mass.-Lowell 54 New Hampshire 64, Vermont 56 Penn 49, Richmond 47 Stony Brook 66, UMBC 50 Texas Tech 55, West Virginia 45 UConn 92, Temple 58 SOUTH Abilene Christian 75, McNeese St. 59 Delaware St. 74, Wilmington (Del.) 44 Florida Gulf Coast 75, North Florida 42 George Mason 68, St. Bonaventure 55, OT Jacksonville St. 70, SE Missouri 34 Kennesaw St. 66, N. Kentucky 58 Louisville 65, NC State 58 Memphis 41, Cincinnati 38 SC-Upstate 71, Lipscomb 68 South Florida 82, SMU 59 Stetson 73, Jacksonville 47 MIDWEST Akron 102, Toledo 101 Ball St. 85, Kent St. 47 Bowling Green 65, N. Illinois 59 Cent. Michigan 60, Miami (Ohio) 54 Ohio 82, E. Michigan 59 TCU 80, Kansas 63 Wright St. 80, Milwaukee 58 SOUTHWEST Northwestern St. 66, Texas A&M-CC 59 Tuesday’s men’s scores EAST Butler 79, Seton Hall 75, OT Iona 74, Fairfield 58 Mass.-Lowell 62, Maine 59 Penn 67, Niagara 56 Syracuse 86, Wake Forest 83, OT VCU 65, Rhode Island 60 West Virginia 86, Oklahoma 65 SOUTH Abilene Christian 95, Northwestern St. 81 Kentucky 86, Missouri 37 Lipscomb 60, SC-Upstate 58 Louisville 78, Virginia Tech 63 Miami 90, Duke 74 Nicholls St. 61, Houston Baptist 57 South Carolina 68, Alabama 66 Tennessee 74, Arkansas 69 Virginia 65, Clemson 42 MIDWEST Georgetown 78, DePaul 72 Indiana 76, Penn St. 73 Iowa 77, Minnesota 75 Kansas 67, Oklahoma St. 57 N. Iowa 63, Bradley 52 Ohio St. 71, Michigan 52 SOUTHWEST Stephen F. Austin 109, Cent. Arkansas 58 Texas A&M 74, Mississippi St. 70 Tulsa 66, UConn 58 FAR WEST Boise St. 82, UNLV 73, OT Montana 86, Montana Tech 44 Santa Clara 77, Saint Katherine 63 NHL Standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 45 27 14 4 58 146 122 Montreal 42 27 12 3 57 114 97 Detroit 43 23 11 9 55 120 107 Boston 44 23 15 6 52 117 114 Florida 41 20 12 9 49 102 113 Toronto 43 22 18 3 47 137 132 Ottawa 42 17 17 8 42 114 118 Buffalo 44 14 27 3 31 82 150 Metropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA N.Y. Islanders 43 29 13 1 59 134 116 Pittsburgh 42 26 10 6 58 129 100 Washington 43 24 11 8 56 126 106 N.Y. Rangers 40 24 12 4 52 124 98 Philadelphia 44 17 20 7 41 119 130 Columbus 41 18 20 3 39 106 134 New Jersey 44 15 21 8 38 96 124 Carolina 43 14 24 5 33 91 114 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Nashville 42 29 9 4 62 130 94 Chicago 43 28 13 2 58 134 95 St. Louis 43 27 13 3 57 140 107 Winnipeg 44 22 14 8 52 121 111 Dallas 42 19 16 7 45 131 139 Colorado 44 18 17 9 45 115 127 Minnesota 42 18 19 5 41 113 128 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Anaheim 43 27 10 6 60 121 118 San Jose 44 23 16 5 51 119 120 Los Angeles 43 20 13 10 50 121 112 Vancouver 41 23 15 3 49 114 109 Calgary 43 22 18 3 47 123 114 Arizona 42 16 22 4 36 99 139 Edmonton 44 10 25 9 29 99 149 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Tuesday’s Games Carolina 3, Colorado 2, SO Boston 4, Tampa Bay 3 Detroit 3, Buffalo 1 N.Y. Islanders 3, N.Y. Rangers 0 Pittsburgh 7, Minnesota 2 St. Louis 4, Edmonton 2 Nashville 5, Vancouver 1 Winnipeg 8, Florida 2 Dallas 5, Ottawa 4 San Jose 3, Arizona 2 Wednesday’s Games Montreal 3, Columbus 2 Washington 1, Philadelphia 0 Toronto at Anaheim, (n) New Jersey at Los Angeles, (n) Thursday’s Games N.Y. Rangers at Boston, 6 p.m. Minnesota at Buffalo, 6 p.m. Vancouver at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Montreal at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m. Edmonton at Tampa Bay, 6:30 p.m. Colorado at Florida, 6:30 p.m. Detroit at St. Louis, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Calgary at Arizona, 8 p.m. Toronto at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. Friday’s Games Pittsburgh at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m. Vancouver at Carolina, 6 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Columbus, 6 p.m. Washington at Nashville, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. New Jersey at Anaheim, 9 p.m. College hockey Division I Ice Hockey Poll MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The top 20 teams in the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey poll, compiled by U.S. College Hockey Online, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 11 and previous ranking: Record Pts Pvs 1. Minnesota St. (20) 16-4-1 937 4 2. Boston U. (12) 12-3-4 916 2 3. North Dakota (9) 14-5-2 907 1 4. Harvard (5) 10-2-2 832 3 5. Minn.-Duluth (4) 13-7-0 807 7 6. UMass-Lowell 14-4-3 668 6 7. Bowling Green 13-3-4 642 11 8. Nebraska-Omaha 14-5-3 639 13 9. Miami (Ohio) 14-8-0 602 5 10. Vermont 15-5-1 575 12 11. Michigan Tech 15-6-1 496 8 12. Quinnipiac 15-6-1 400 15 13. Denver 11-7-1 333 10 14. Providence 14-7-1 330 14 15. Colgate 13-6-1 312 17 16. Minnesota 10-7-1 311 9 17. Boston College 12-7-2 253 16 18. Yale 9-4-2 203 19 19. Michigan 12-7-0 137 — 20. Merrimack 11-6-2 132 18 Others receiving votes: Robert Morris 33, Northern Michigan 15, St. Cloud State 7, Union 7, Mercyhurst 2, Penn State 2, Bentley 1, Western Michigan 1. Tennis Apia International results Wednesday Sydney Purse: Men, $494,310 (WT250); Women, $731,000 (Premier) Singles Men Second Round Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina, def. Fabio Fognini (1), Italy, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. Simone Bolelli, Italy, def. David Goffin (2), Belgium, 6-3, 6-3. Mikhail Kukushkin, Kazakhstan, def. Pablo Cuevas (6), Uruguay, 7-5, 7-5. Leonardo Mayer (5), Argentina, def. Jerzy Janowicz, Poland, 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (3). Julien Benneteau (4), France, def. Vasek Pospisil, Canada, 7-6 (3), 6-3. Viktor Troicki, Serbia, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3. Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, def. Jeremy Chardy (7), France, 2-6, 7-6 (1), 6-4. Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Philipp Kohlschreiber (3), Germany, 6-3, 6-4. Women Quarterfinals Karolina Pliskova, Czech Republic, def. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, def. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-1. Angelique Kerber (5), Germany, def. Garbine Muguruza, Spain, 0-6, 6-1, 6-4. Petra Kvitova (2), Czech Republic, def. Jarmila Gajdosova, Australia, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. Doubles Men First Round Robert Lindstedt, Sweden/Marin Matkowski, Poland, def. Nick Kyrgios/ Marinko Matosevic, Australia, walkover. Quarterfinals Jean-Julien Rojer, Netherlands/Horia Tecau (2), Romania, def. Benjamin Becker, Germany/Nicholas Monroe, U.S., 6-2, 6-3. Rohan Bopanna, India/Daniel Nestor (3), Canada, def. Simone Bolelli/Fabio Fognini, Italy, 7-5, 6-3. Julien Benneteau/Edouard RogerVasselin (1), France, def. Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia/Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, 7-6 (1), 3-6, 10-5. Women Quarterfinals Raquel Kops-Jones/Abigail Spears (1), U.S., def. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain/Yaroslava Shvedova, Kazakhstan, 7-6 (2), 6-7 (4), 10-5. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan/Karolina Pliskova, Czech Republic, def. Chan Hao-ching, Taiwan/Kveta Peschke (4), Czech Republic, 7-6 (3), 6-2. Bethanie Mattek-Sands, U.S./Sania Mirza, India, def. Martina Hingis, Switzerland/Flavia Pennetta (2), Italy, 6-3, 6-3. Timea Babos, Hungary/Kristina Mladenovic, France, def. Caroline Garcia, France/Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia, 3-6, 6-3, 10-8. Transactions BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Traded C Dan Butler to Washington for LHP Danny Rosenbaum. LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Assigned OF/1B Marc Krauss outright to Salt Lake (PCL). NEW YORK YANKEES — Designated RHP Gonzalez Germen for assignment. Agreed to terms with RHP Ivan Nova on a one-year contract. SEATTLE MARINERS — Traded RHP Lars Huijer to the Chicago Cubs for LHP Mike Kickham. Designated LHP Anthony Fernandez for assignment. TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Claimed RHP Matt West off waivers from Texas. Designated RHP Cory Burns for assignment. National League COLORADO ROCKIES — Agreed to terms with OF Drew Stubbs and RHP Jordan Lyles to one-year contracts. American Association AMARILLO THUNDERHEADS — Signed C/1B Matt Chavez. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA — Fined Detroit G Brandon Jennings $15,000 for making an obscene gesture during the Monday’s game. LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS — Signed G Dahntay Jones to a 10-day contract. NEW ORLEANS PELICANS — Signed G Nate Wolters to a 10-day contract. FOOTBALL National Football League BUFFALO BILLS — Retained special teams coordinator Danny Crossman. CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed G Derek Dennis, TE Kevin Greene, WR Marcus Lucas, LB Horace Miller, RB Darrin Reaves, DT Micanor Regis, OT Martin Wallace and DBs Kimario McFadden and Lou Young to future contracts. CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed S Isaiah Lewis and OT Emmett Cleary to future contracts. DENVER BRONCOS — Signed G Jon Halapio to a future contract. DETROIT LIONS — Signed DB Trevin Wade to a future contract. NEW YORK JETS — Named Todd Bowles coach. Canadian Football League EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed QB Jordan Lynch. GOLF PGA TOUR — Suspended Bhavik Patel one year for violating the antidoping policy. HOCKEY National Hockey League ARIZONA COYOTES — Acquired a 2015 third-round draft pick from Minnesota for G Devan Dubnyk. CAROLINA HURRICANES — Recalled F Andrej Nestrasil from a conditioning assignment at Charlotte (AHL). NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Signed F Joseph Blandisi and assigned him to Barrie (OHL). Activated D Eric Gelinas from injured reserve. COLLEGE AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Promoted Chuck Sullivan to assistant commissioner for communications. AIR FORCE — Agreed to terms with football coach Troy Calhoun on a fiveyear contract through 2019. ARKANSAS — DT Darius Philon announced he will enter the NFL draft. Announced the resignation of offensive coordinator Jim Chaney. AUBURN — Named Lance Thompson linebackers coach. DEPAUL — Signed women’s basketball coach Doug Bruno to a one-year contract extension through the 2019-20 season. FLORIDA STATE — Announced DT Eddie Goldman will enter the NFL draft. HAMPDEN-SYDNEY — Announced the addition of wrestling as an intercollegiate sport. HUNTINGDON — Named Latonia Allen volleyball coach. KENTUCKY — Announced RB Braylon Heard will enter the NFL draft. JOHNSON C. SMITH — Announced the resignation of football coach Steven B. Aycock. LSU — Named Ed Orgeron defensive line coach. MICHIGAN — Named Greg Jackson secondary coach. OHIO STATE — Promoted cooffensive coordinator Ed Warinner to offensive coordinator. Named Tim Beck co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach. OKLAHOMA — Announced the retirement of assistant head football and cornerbacks coach Jack Wright. OREGON — Announced QB Marcus Mariota and DL Arik Armstead will enter the NFL draft. SOUTHERN CAL — Announced WR George Farmer will enter the NFL draft. TEXAS — Announced senior TE M.J. McFarland was granted his unconditional release and will transfer. TROY — Named Jamaal Smith director of football player development and Todd Watson director of football operations and high school relations. UCLA — DL Ellis McCarthy announced he will enter the NFL draft. UNC ASHEVILLE — Named Mathes Mennell men’s soccer coach. VANDERBILT — Named Todd Lyght cornerbacks coach. WASHINGTON STATE — Named Alex Grinch defensive coordinator. Television Golf Noon ESPN2 — Latin America Amateur Championship, first round, at Buenos Aires, Argentina 6 p.m. GOLF — PGA Tour, Sony Open, first round, at Honolulu 1:30 a.m. GOLF — European PGA Tour, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) Championship, second round, part I (same-day tape) 4 a.m. GOLF — European PGA Tour, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) Championship, second round, part II Men’s college basketball 6 p.m. ESPN — Cincinnati at Memphis 6 p.m. ESPN2 — Auburn at Florida 6 p.m. ESPNU — Richmond at George Washington 8 p.m. ESPN — Colorado at Arizona 8 p.m. ESPN2 — Nebraska at Wisconsin 8 p.m. ESPNU — Belmont at Murray St. 9 p.m. FS1 — Utah at Arizona St. 10 p.m. ESPNU — BYU at Pacific NBA 7 p.m. TNT — Oklahoma City at Houston 9:30 p.m. TNT — Cleveland at L.A. Lakers West Gadsden romps in boys basketball GREENSBORO — West Gadsden built a 15-point halftime lead and eased to the 67-35 District 4-1A triumph over Franklin County on Tuesday. Josue Barahona led Franklin County, 10-7 and 4-4 in district, with 14 points. Tyler Howard and O’shea Williams each had six rebounds and Jan Lowe and Kelsey Jones each three assists for the Seahawks, who were held 20 points below their season scoring average. Pacquiao agrees to fight Mayweather LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao flew to Los Angeles on Wednesday, preparing for a meeting with contestants of the Miss Universe pageant. Whether he has an even bigger date on May 2 seems entirely up to Floyd Mayweather Jr. Promoter Bob Arum said Pacquiao has agreed to all terms for what would be boxing’s richest fight ever, a bout with Mayweather that fans have been demanding for five years. Arum said negotiations with Mayweather’s representatives over the past few weeks resulted in agreements on everything from the date and site of the fight (MGM Grand in Las Vegas) to purse split (reportedly 60-40 in Mayweather’s favor) to the type of gloves the boxers will wear. But Mayweather has yet to personally agree to the fight. Djokovic, Serena top seeds at Aussie Open MELBOURNE, Australia — Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka has missed out on a seeding at the Australian Open after falling in the rankings in the first weeks of 2015. No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 Maria Sharapova will be on opposite sides of the draw after their world rankings were reflected in the seedings for the first major of the year. Former No. 1 Azarenka, who won here in 2012 and 2013 and reached two Grand Slam quarterfinals in 2014 during an injury-interrupted year, dropped from a No. 32 year-end ranking to No. 41 this week. The top 32 players are seeded at majors, usually based on rankings. Nos. 1-3 Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are all seeded ahead of defending men’s champion Stan Wawrinka, who is seeded No. 4. Patterson wins Bryant Award HOUSTON — TCU coach Gary Patterson was rewarded for helping the Horned Frogs to an impressive turnaround this season by winning the Paul “Bear” Bryant College Coach of the Year on Wednesday night. Patterson led the Horned Frogs to a 12-1 record a year after they went 4-8. “How can you not be honored by being mentioned in the same (sentence) as Bear Bryant,” Patterson said. Some were unhappy that the Horned Frogs were left out of the first College Football Playoff, but Patterson said he chose not to give into the negativity. “There’s never going to be a perfect system,” he said. “I knew that if I didn’t handle it right then my team wouldn’t play well and our fans wouldn’t handle it right. We just needed someone to be on the positive side. We just need to move forward.” SPOR TS Briefs On The AIR Girls soccer: District 2-3A tournament at Arnold Girls basketball: Mosley at Bay 7 p.m. Boys basketball: Bozeman at Vernon 7 p.m. Area EVENTS In The BLEACHERS


SPORT S Thursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C5 second-half deficit to send the game into OT, but Lady Raiders sophomore guard Simone Westbrook scored eight of her 20 points in the extra session and assisted on the go-ahead basket. With the win, NWF State improved to 2-1 in the con ference and 17-1 overall, while Gulf Coast dropped to 0-3 and 13-5 overall. It was another tough defeat for the Lady Commo dores, who are 0-3 by virtue of losing to three of the top 10-ranked teams in the nation in No. 1 Chipola, No. 10 Tallahassee and now No. 5 NWF State. Gulf Coast coach Roonie Scovel said her team just isn’t yet able to get over the hump against teams of that caliber. “We have to learn how to win. We just don’t have that winning mentality yet, and it’s getting pretty late in the year to get it,” she said. “We don’t have the confidence to make the plays to win these games and that’s some thing we’ve got to develop. But that’s on the coach. It’s my job to give them that confidence.” Tia Sanders led the Lady Raiders with 25 points, fol lowed by Daniela Wallen’s 22 and Westbrook’s 20. It was Wallen’s bucket with 36 seconds left in over time off of a nice drive and dish by Westbrook that put NWF State up for good 93-92, with Chelsey Gibson shooting an air ball from the right baseline that could have tied the game in the closing seconds. Gibson finished with 19 points, with Kristina King leading the way with 24 points, and Tianah Alvarado finishing with 17 — all in the second half. It was Alvarado’s sec ond-half flurry that got the Lady Commodores back into the game, sparking an 11-2 run with seven straight points to bring GC to within one at 77-76 after a three with 5:49 left in regulation. The Lady Raiders answered with a pair of buckets by Wallen and another by Alliyah Smith to go up 83-77, but Alvarado came right back with a strong drive and finish, fol lowed by a short jumper by Bri Williams and a bucket inside by King to it 83-83 with 1:07 left. After getting the ball back on a jump ball, Gulf Coast took the lead on a pull-up jumper by Alvarado with 22 seconds left. Westbrook’s attempt to tie it up missed, but Tyshara Fleming’s tip-in found its way in with a second left to send the game into OT. “We needed to win it in regulation,” Scovel said. “That rebound we gave up at the end killed us. We played hard, but we made mistakes at the end that cost us a chance to win.” In the overtime, West brook set the tone early with a three in opening minute and shortly after added a pretty driving finish off glass to put the Lady Raiders up 91-85. But the Lady Commo dores again fought back, getting consecutive baskets by King and later two free throws by Williams to take a 92-91 lead with 1:04 to play. NWF State answered with Westbrook getting into the lane and drawing the defense before finding Wallen underneath for a layup to put her team up for good. Lady Raiders coach Tamela McCorvey said her game plan in overtime was simple: Get the ball to the reigning Panhandle Con ference Player of the Year and let her bring the game home. “She’s our best player and we wanted to put the ball in her hands,” she said. “She went out there and made some big plays down the stretch to help us win.” Gulf Coast had one last chance to tie in the clos ing seconds when Williams found Gibson for a clean look on the right baseline, but the shot was far too strong and Westbrook hit two more free throws to effectively end the game. The Lady Commo dores will next go on the road Saturday to face Pen sacola State, while NWF State returns home to host Chipola on Saturday. NORTHWEST FLORIDA STATE (96) Sanders 9 3-4 25, Westbrook 5 8-11 20, Jordan 3 0-2 7, Jennings 2 0-0 4, Wallen 8 6-6 22, Fleming 4 1-2 9, Allen 3 -0 8, Smith 0 1-9 1. Totals 34 19-34 96. GULF COAST STATE (92) Williams 2 4-8 8, Vasquez 5 0-0 12, Phillips 0 2-2 2, Shaw 2 0-0 4, Cooper 0 2-2 2, King 11 2-4 24, Alvarado 7 1-2 17, Gibson 8 3-4 19, Smith 2 0-0 4. Totals 37 14-22 92. Halftime: Northwest Florida State 45, Gulf Coast State 34. Three-pointers: NWF 9 (Sanders 4, Westbrook 2, Allen 2, Jordan), GC 4 (Alvarado 2, Vasquez 2). Total fouls: NWF State 17, Gulf Coast 21. Fouled out: Fleming. Technical fouls: None. NFL BRIEFS Packers’ R odgers limited in practice GREEN BAY, Wis. — While he appreciates suggestions from Packers fans of remedies for his sore left calf, Aaron Rodgers is not necessarily going to listen to the advice. Whatever Rodgers is doing appears to be working. The quarterback took limited snaps on Wednesday, the first day of practice for Green Bay ahead of Sunday’s NFC title game against the Seattle Seahawks. It is an improvement from last week, when Rodgers missed the first day of practice preparing for the Dallas Cowboys. “I mean, he’s doing everything he can. I do know that,” coach Mike McCarthy said. “We did a little bit more today than we did this time last week. I don’t really know if that’s an indicator. We’re dealing with it.” Rodgers is sticking to the team’s prescribed rehab plan, along with an occasional dose of acupuncture, and that’s it. “I know people have the best intentions when they’re sending stuff in,” Rodgers said. “You know they want me to get back on the field. This time of the year when there’s an injury, there (are) a lot of experts out there.” Rodgers doesn’t have the full mobility that allows him to extend plays outside the pocket, one of his trademark strengths. The right arm is just fine though. The 13-yard touchdown pass thrown like a fastball to Richard Rodgers in last week’s 26-21 win over Dallas is proof. “I don’t think so,” Rodgers said when asked if he had to overcompensate with accuracy to make up for his limited mobility. “It’s been pretty good for a number of years. Just limited mobility makes you have to throw from the pocket a little bit more.” Peyton Manning is B art S tarr Award winner PHOENIX — Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is the winner of the 2015 Bart Starr Award, given annually to a player who exemplified leadership and character on and off the field. Manning will receive the award at the Athletes In Action Super Bowl Breakfast in Phoenix on Jan. 30. Manning and his wife, Ashley, have helped at-risk youth in Colorado, Indiana, Louisiana and Tennessee through the PeyBack Foundation since 1999. Other causes Manning is involved with include St. Vincent’s Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis, the American Red Cross, the Pat Summitt Foundation and the Peyton Manning Scholarship program at Tennessee. Saints tight end Benjamin Watson and Raiders defensive end Justin Tuck also were finalists for the honor that recognizes character and community contributions. Vikings to let process unfold with Peterson EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman spoke glowingly and definitively about Adrian Peterson’s character, his contributions to the team and his ability to return from almost a full season off to be an impact player again. The only thing Spielman declined to say with certainty was whether Peterson will be back with the Vikings next season. “I don’t know if there’s a team in the NFL that wouldn’t want Adrian Peterson on their football team,” Spielman said on Wednesday in his first public comments about Peterson since the star running back was suspended by the NFL for striking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch. “If you can name me one ... and I don’t want to speak for other teams ... but I know that he’s a pretty good football player.” Peterson’s future with the team that drafted him in 2007 has been in question since he pleaded no contest to misdemeanor reckless assault for disciplining his son. Jets’ Richardson replacement for Pro Bowl NEW YORK — New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson is replacing injured Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy in the Pro Bowl. The Jets announced Wednesday that Richardson, who was originally selected as an alternate, will play in the game in Glendale, Ariz., on Jan. 25 — a week before the Super Bowl is played there. Richardson joins center Nick Mangold as Jets players in the Pro Bowl this year. Grant, Vasturia help No. 12 Notre Dame nip Georgia Tech L ADY COMMODORES from page C1 ATLANTA (AP) — Jerian Grant scored 12 points, Steve Vasturia added 11 points and No. 12 Notre Dame beat Georgia Tech 62-59 on Wednesday night. Despite the absence of starting forward Zach Auguste, the Fight ing Irish (16-2, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) secured their best start to a season since 1978-79. Pat Connaughton, V.J. Beachem and Bonzie Colson each finished with 10 points, and Deme trius Jackson had nine for Notre Dame, which has won 12 of 13. Irish coach Mike Brey said Auguste, who has averaged 14.3 points and 6.4 rebounds, missed the game because of an academic matter, but Brey would not specu late on a timetable for his return. Demarco Cox scored 17 points and Chris Bolden added 13 for Georgia Tech. The Yellow Jackets (9-7, 0-4 ACC) haven’t lost a league game by more than seven points this season. Marcus Georges-Hunt, who led the Jackets with a 13.3 scor ing average, went 0 for 6 and was without a field goal for the first time in his three-year career. He finished with six points. No. 13 Wichita State 67, Southern Illinois 55 WICHITA, Kan. — Darius Carter scored a career-high 25 points on 11-of15 shooting, leading No. 13 Wichita State past Southern Illinois. Ron Baker had 11 points and Tekele Cotton added 10 as the Shockers (15-2, 5-0 Missouri Valley) won their 23rd straight conference game. No. 14 Maryland 73, Rutgers 65 COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Dez Wells scored 17 points, Jake Layman had a career-high 13 rebounds and No. 14 Maryland used a late surge to beat Rutgers. Layman and Jared Nickens each scored 12 points for the Terrapins (16-2, 4-1 Big Ten), who finished with an 18-6 run to avert an upset. Coming off a 67-62 win over thenNo. 4 Wisconsin, Rutgers (10-8, 2-3) appeared poised for an encore after tak ing a 57-51 lead with 7:27 left. Myles Mack scored 19 points for Rutgers, and Bishop Daniels and Mike Williams each had 12. No. 15 UNC 81, N.C. State 79 RALEIGH, N.C. — Marcus Paige scored 23 points and No. 15 North Caro lina barely held off a late comeback to beat rival North Carolina State. Kennedy Meeks added 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Tar Heels (13-4, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference). They led by 12 in the second half and by double figures near the 4-minute mark before watching N.C. State (12-6, 3-2) twice claw within a point in the final seconds. LSU 75, Mississippi 71 OXFORD, Miss. — Keith Hornsby scored 23 points, Jarell Martin added 18 points and 14 rebounds and LSU beat Mississippi. LSU (13-3, 2-1 SEC) dominated in the paint with its talented frontcourt of Jordan Mickey and Mar tin. Mickey finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds. Georgia 70, Vanderbilt 67 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Kenny Gaines scored 17 points, and the Geor gia Bulldogs hit nine of their final 10 free throws in holding off Vanderbilt for their first SEC win this season. With the win, the Bulldogs (10-5, 1-2) also snapped a nine-game skid to Vander bilt overall with their first win at Memo rial Gym since the 2005-06 season and only their 14th overall in 68 games in this series. Marcus Thornton also added 16 points for Georgia, and J.J. Frazier added 11. Riley LaChance scored 21 points for Vanderbilt (11-5, 1-2). Women Oklahoma 70, No. 4 Texas 59 NORMAN, Okla. — Maddie Manning scored a career-high 14 points and Peyton Little added 13 points and a career-best 10 rebounds to help Okla homa upset No. 4 Texas. The Sooners (10-5, 4-0 Big 12) won their fifth straight and moved into a tie with Baylor atop the conference standings. Texas (13-2, 2-2) was coming off its first loss of the season, a 59-57 setback at Iowa State on Saturday. The Longhorns followed that effort by shooting a seasonlow 26 percent from the field. No. 2 UConn 92, Temple 58 STORRS, Conn. — Morgan Tuck scored 24 points and UConn kept its conference winning streak alive with an easy victory over Temple. Breanna Stewart added 18 points and Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis had 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Huskies (15-1, 5-0 American). No. 4 Louisville 65, N.C. State 58 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Mariya Moore scored 17 points and Sara Hammond had 13 points and 10 rebounds in Louisville’s victory over North Carolina State. The Cardinals (16-1, 4-0 ACC) held N.C. State scoreless for more than 10 1/2 minutes, scoring 20 straight points. Len’Nique Brown-Hoskin had 18 points and 10 rebounds for N.C. State (11-6, 2-2). No. 21 Okla. St. 69, Kansas St. 47 STILLWATER, Okla. — Liz Dono hoe had 15 points and a season-high 10 rebounds for Oklahoma State. No. 22 Iowa 83, Northwestern 70 IOWA CITY, Iowa — Beth any Doolittle scored a career-high 29 points, matched her career high with 12 rebounds and blocked five shots to lead Iowa. P ATTI BLAKE | The News Herald Gulf Coast’s Kristina King led the Lady Commodores with 24 points on Wednesday. Waters and a driving bucket by Dava ris McGowens cutting the deficit to single digits with 6:05 remaining, and a follow dunk by McGowens making it 75-68. Another jumper by Bell extended the Raiders’ edge back to nine at 79-70, but the Commodores reeled off eight in a row, with an offensive rebound and score by Waters cutting it to one with 1:47 remaining. Bell again had the answer for the Raiders with a straightaway three on the ensuing possession, but the Commodores came right back with a three of their own from Ruben Monroe. It was an 84-83 Raiders lead with under 20 seconds to play when Williams came up with the biggest rebound of the night, cleaning up a miss by Austin and putting it back in with 11.8 seconds to play. That forced the Commodores to go for three on their last possession and Elliott Cole’s attempt from the left corner was short. The Raiders rebounded and were fouled with 0.9 seconds left. “It was tough because we battled and battled to cut it to one and then giving up that offensive rebound at the end forced us to take a very difficult shot at the end,” Gulf Coast coach Jay Powell said. McGowens and Waters led the Commodores with 22 points each, with Wade and Copeland adding 12 each. Gulf Coast dropped to 14-6 overall and 1-2 in the conference. GC MEN from page C1 GULF C O A ST’S C OBE G OOSBY


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CLASSIFIEDSThursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C7 1135515 Legal# 35049 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEEN JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 03-2014-CA-001124 DIVISION JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff, vs. BENJAMIN W. CLARK, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF ACTION TO: BENJAMIN W. CLARK LAST KNOWN ADDRESS 2870 PEACHTREE ROAD #716 ATLANTA, GA 30305 CURRENT ADDRESS: UNKNOWN LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: SHARON R. EATON 2870 PEACHTREE ROAD #716 ATLANTA, GA 30305 CURRENT ADDRESS: UNKNOWN ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT (S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: UNKNOWN CURRENT ADDRESS: UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in BAY County, Florida: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 51, ACCORDING TO ST. ANDREWS BAY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY’S SUBDIVISION OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 14 WEST, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 24, IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 25 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT 51, A DISTANCE OF 240.00 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 32 SECONDS EAST 66.81 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 17 MINUTES 27 SECONDS WEST 204.92 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNNG THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 44 MINUTES 54 SECONDS EAST 71.17 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 25 SECONDS WEST 100.36 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 32 SECONDS WEST 70.17 FEET; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 17 MINUTES 27 SECONDS EAST 100.10 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses within 30 days after the firs publication, if any, on Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L., Plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is 4919 Memorial Highway, Suite 200, Tampa, Florida, 33634, and file the original with this Court before service on Plaintiff’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court on this 9th day of January, 2015. Bill Kinsaul Clerk of the Court By: Jennifer Sullivan As Deputy Clerk **See Americans with Disabilities Act If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850) 747-5338 at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711 or email ADARequest@ Janaury 15, 22, 2015 Legal# 97070 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA File No. 2014-CP-002172 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF CHARLES LINWOOD EVERETT Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of Charles Linwood Everett , deceased, whose date of death was November 8, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Bay County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 2269, Panama City, Florida 32401 The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE ‘MAE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 8, 2015. Personal Representative: Catherine Angela Everett Ellis 4668 River Drive Marianna, FL 32446 Attorney for Personal Representative: A. Wayne Williamson, Esquire FL Bar No: 0115002 WILLIAMSON LAW FIRM LLC 1414 County Hvvy. 283 South, Unit B Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 Ph: (850)213-0001 Fax: (850)546-6130 E-Mail: wayne@wayne Pub Dates: January 8, 15, 2015 Legal# 97122PUBLIC NOTICENotice is hereby given that the Northwest Florida Transportation Corridor Authority will hold meetings of its Board, its Executive Committee, and its Financial Committee on the following dates and in the following locations: 1/22/15 at Pensacola City Hall located at 222 West Main Street, Pensacola, FL in the Vince Whibbs Conference Room (1st floor). The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. CST. 4/23/15 in the Days Inn and Suites Navarre Convention Center located at 8700 Navarre Parkway, Navarre, FL in Meeting Room A. The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. CST. 7/23/15 in the Ft. Walton Beach Library located at 185 Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast, Ft. Walton Beach, FL in their Meeting Room. The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. CST. 10/22/15 in the South Walton County Annex, 31 Coastal Center Blvd., Santa Rosa Beach, FL in the Courtroom. The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. CST. Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in these meetings is asked to advise the Corridor Authority at least 48 hours prior to the meeting by contacting Alicia Stephen at (850) 429-8905 or m. Pub: Jan. 15, 2015 Legal# 97076 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA File No. 2014-001105-CP Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF STEVE LARRY GOODWIN, JR. Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of Steve Larry Goodwin, Jr. , deceased, whose date of death was February 27, 2010, is pending in the Circuit Court for Bay County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 2269, Panama City, Florida 32401 The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE ‘MAE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 8, 2015. Personal Representative: Lorna Flowers 415 Michael Street Wewahitchka, FL 32465 Attorney for Personal Representative: A. Wayne Williamson, Esquire FL Bar No: 0115002 WILLIAMSON LAW FIRM LLC 1414 County Hvvy. 283 South, Unit B Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 Ph: (850)213-0001 Fax: (850)546-6130 E-Mail: wayne@wayne Pub Dates: January 8, 15, 2015 Legal# 97120 PUBLIC NOTICE Olivia Fallin, deadline to redeem your items 5pm 01/22/2015 per. Florida State Law -Act 83.801-83.809 @ 7327 N. Hwy 231, Panama City, Florida 32404. Pub: Jan. 8, 15, 2015 Legal# 97190 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.14001561CA ONEWEST BANK N.A., Plaintiff, vs. THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES AND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF ELIZABETH G. MARCHAND, DECEASED; et al. Defendant(s), NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES AND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF ELIZABETH G. MARCHAND, DECEASED. whose residence is unknown if he/she/they be living; and if he/she/they be dead, the unknown defendants who may be spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, and all parties claiming an interest by, through, under or against the Defendants, who are not known to be dead or alive, and all parties having or claiming to have any right, title or interest in the property described in the mortgage being foreclosed herein. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property: Lot 4, Block 1, Holiday Beach Unit 7, according to Plat on file in Plat Book 11, Page 42, Public Records of Bay County, Florida. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on counsel for Plaintiff, whose address is 6409 Congress Avenue, Suite 100, Boca Raton, Florida 33487 30 days from Date of First Publication of this Notice and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition filed herein. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court at Bay County, Florida, this 9th day of January, 2015. BILL KINSAUL Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Jennifer Sullivan Deputy Clerk ROBERTSON, ANSCHUTZ, AND SCHNEID, PL ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF 6409 Congress Ave., Suite 100 Boca Raton, FL 33487 PRIMARY EMAIL: File No. 14-84400 -EIT Pub: Jan. 15, 22, 2015 Legal# 35057 PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION FOR BIDS Sealed bids, subject to conditions contained herein, will be received by the Deputy Port Director, Port Panama City, Florida until 2:00 P.M. local time, February 6, 2015 and then publicly opened and read for furnishing all labor and materials and performing all work for the following: “RAIL IMPROVEMENTS, FEBRUARY 2015” The work shall include furnishing of all necessary permits, materials, equipment, machinery, tools, apparatus, means of transportation and labor necessary to complete the referenced project, as described in the detailed Scope of Work in the contract documents. The Contractor shall ensure the design integrity of the building with its replacement parts and comply with all applicable local, state, and federal building codes. Scope of Work and Specifications may be obtained at the Panama City Port Authority office, One Seaport Drive, Panama City, Florida 32401, ( Copies will be provided to the Bidder. Bids, accompanied by the Public Entity Crime Statement, Bid Bond, Drug Free Workplace Form, Insurance Certification Statement, (Schedule A) in the form included in the contract document. Also, please include the unit price for any components identified on the form; these prices will be used in negotiating additions or deletions in the contract amount. The Port reserves the right to reject any and all bids or any parts of bids and otherwise award the bid determined to be in the best interest of the Port. In addition to the discretionary powers vested in the Port, and not in lieu thereof, the Port reserves the right to reject a bid based on the absence of adequate budgetary allowances for the Project. The Port reserves the right to negotiate the terms of the Contract, including pricing and changes to the Plans and Specifications, with the lowest and best bidder. Should negotiations with the lowest and best bidder fail to result in a contract, the lowest and best bidder may be deemed disqualified and the Port may enter into negotiations with the next lowest bidder. This process may continue until negotiations with all bidders fail. The Owner shall also reserve the right to accept the lowest and best bid for a period of up to ninety (90) days. A site visit is suggested. Port Representatives are available at 850-767-3220 to arrange a visit. 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CLASSIFIEDSPage C8 | The News Herald | Thursday, January 15, 2015 SalesOutside SalesThe Washington County News is seeking an energetic, outgoing candidate for our Advertising Sales team. The sales position will cater to the health and beauty industry along the Emerald Coast. The position will require you to use consultative selling approach and be responsible for selling advertising solutions from our extensive suite of services -niche glossy magazines, digital and other print platforms. The person will prospect and work with local business owners to develop advertising campaigns that meet their advertising goals and service existing accounts to ensure we are growing their business and helping them reach the growing market segment and at the same time create long lasting relationships. We are looking for a connected, high energy individual who wants to be part of a dynamic sales team. Applicants should be motivated, outgoing, personal, competitive and possess a strong work ethic. Someone who can prepare and conduct presentations and is organized and detail oriented. W e provide: A fun and exciting work environment Base salary, commission, mileage Sales training Medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance and 401(K) W e Require: Advanced computer and social media skills 2 + Years of B2B sales experience Must have valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and reliable vehicle If you think you are the right candidate for this position, please send your resume to: Hiring is contingent on background check and pre-employment drug screening. EOE/DFWP Web ID#: 34305096 SalesSales Support CoordinatorThe News Herald is seeking a Sales Support Coordinator. Ideal candidate will need strong communication skills, and very high attention to detail. Excellent customer service and organizational skills required and must have excellent computer skills. This position will work collaboratively with the assigned team to ensure exceptional customer service to company’s current and prospective advertisers by helping set appointments for sales team and taking calls from clients. Candidates will work with sales team on exciting sales opportunities in The News Herald, on,, Monster, Yahoo and Google. Candidates must be process driven and be able to function effectively and independently, with assertive, innovative and persuasive personality to achieve sales objectives on a regular basis. Must be willing to take on other special initiatives. Candidates should have prior experience in a sales environment along with high school diploma or equivalent. The News Herald offers a competitive benefit package including health, dental, life insurance, and 401(k) plan. To apply, send resume to Candidate hired pending pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. Web Id 34294683 Text FL94683 to 56654 Customer SupportInbound & Outbound Telephone Multi-Media Sales ConsultantThe News Herald is looking for an inbound and outbound telephone multi-media sales consultant in a full-time position. Candidates must be skilled in computer data entry. Attention to detail is important. Must be an above-average speller and be able to proofread for spelling errors. Prior sales, telemarketing, or related experience required. The News Herald offers an excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, vision, life and short/long-term disability insurance, 401(k), vacation and sick leave and paid holidays. Candidates are selected for hire pending a background check and drug screen. Come by The News Herald at 501 W. 11th Street for an application, or send resume to Interviews will be scheduled, no phone calls please. Web ID 34310071 Hospitality Counts Oakes Resort Properties has immediate openings for the following positions: P anama City Beach: Vacation Rental Property Manager Vacation Rental Agent Marketing Manager/Coordinator Long Term Leasing Agent 30 A : Real Estate Administrative Assistant/Vacation Rental Agent Destin/Miramar Beach Surfside Resort: Vacation Rental Property Manager Front Desk Agents All positions require previous hotel, resort, vacation rental or property management experience Send your resume to: 850-636-6700 22901 Panama City Beach Parkway Panama City Beach, FL 32413 EEOC/Drug Free Workplace Web ID#: 34310900 Logistics/TransportationCIRCULATION DISTRICT MANAGERThe Panama City News Herald has an opening for District Manager. The District Manager oversees independent distributors in the delivery of newspapers to subscribers within a defined geographical area. Individuals will handle route management aspects such as audits, analysis, and contract negotiations. The ideal candidate will have a focus on customer service. High school diploma or equivalent required. Prior newspaper experience in circulation as well as a management background is preferred. Must be able to evaluate current and prospective Independent Contractors and provide feedback and a course of action: Basic computer skills (Excel. Word) a must. Must own and operate a motor vehicle. Must have valid Florida Drivers License, proof of car insurance, and must successfully complete a background check. Must have ability to read and understand a road map. Must be able to work a very flexible schedule. Excellent benefits, drug-free workplace, EOE Send resume to or fill out an application at 501 W. 11th Street, Panama City, FL. No phone calls. Web ID#: 34309196 Logistics/TransportationTemporary Class A CDL Truck DriverThe News Herald is accepting applications for a hardworking, responsible truck driver to load and deliver newspaper bundles to our contractors along with other related duties on a temporary basis. We expect the position to last up to six weeks. Hours are late night to early morning, on a rotating schedule. Applicants must have a valid Class A CDL Florida driver license, a clean driving record, proof of insurance, a current medical card. Come by The News Herald front office located at 501 W. 11th Street Monday -Friday, 8 a.m.5 p.m. for an application or send resume to Interviews will be scheduled at a later date. No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer Hiring will be contingent on a criminal background check and drug screen. Web Id 34307617 Text FL07617 to 56654 New GE stainless steel electric range, Freestanding with black ceramic tops, $400. 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North Florida Coins, M-F, 11-5, Sat 9-2 2639-B Lisenby Ave. PC. 850-215-8565. Ruger LCR 22 Mag , New, in the box, all papers, $430 obo. Call Jeff 805-441-1515 Text FL10534 to 56654 Winchester Rifles2-Pre 64 Model 94’s 30-30 caliber $600 each. 1 Model 94 Take down target style 30-30 w/box, made in 1929 $1250. Model 94XTR 22 Cal. w/scope-new cond. $500. Model 86 40-65 cal. Made in 1890 good cond. $6000. Heckler-koch SL7, .308 cal. Semi Auto w/scope mount, 10 shot mag & ammo $1895. Call 270-766-2525 Burn Barrells , $25/each or 2/$40. Call 624-1729 DIABETIC TEST STRIPS NEEDEDWill buy sealed, unexpired boxes (850)710-0189 Tandem crypt at Kent Forest Memorial ; retails for $13k. Must Sell Call to make Any Offers 850-814-8886 Tanning Bedelectronic bench. 24 bulbs. Personal use only. $300obo. 850-648-6765 or 527-2780 txt FL68418 to 56654 Utility trailer tires & rims 205-75-15. 5 lug white spoke. New. $90 ea or 4 for $350. Also, new 14” $80 each or 4 for $300. Also, new 13” $65 each or 4 for $250. Call 850-624-1729 .Medical/HealthMedical AsstNeeded FTfor busy multi doctors office. Must be a team player, dependable, & able to multi-task. Computer exp & medical terminology required. Fax resume to 850-785-3490Web ID#: 34309005 AccountingAccountantFor a busy medical practice. Must have a B.A. degree in Accounting. Business Accounting experience required CPA Preferred Email resume to: ssullivan@souther Web ID 34310911 Admin/ClericalFront Office StaffNow hiring for front office staff. FT position. For fast paced PC Medical office. Fax resume to 785-2123 Attn: Alisha Web ID#: 34310462 Bldg/Const/Skill TradePaintersRosemary Beach area. Call 850-596-0024 Web Id 34291433 Skilled TradesAluminum Tig & Mig WelderFull time employment. Call 850-872-0559. Web ID#: 34310320 ConstructionLaborerGeneral Contractor seeking laborer for various job duties. Must pass drug test & school board background check. Contact Jeff at 850-544-0352 for interview Web ID#: 34310915 Food Svs/HospitalityFront DeskExperience Preferred!Gulf Crest Condominiums 8715 Surf Drive. Apply Mon-Fri, 8:30-5:00 No Phone Calls Please Web ID#: 34297366 General Boys & Girls Club of Bay County Now Hiring:Teen CoordinatorBoys & Girls Club is now filling one P/T position for afternoon & evenings 24 hrs/wk M-F during school year, F/T during the summer. Must be able to plan, implement & evaluate Teen Center Programs. Apply at 3404 W 19th St P.C., FL.Web ID#: 34310436 HospitalityFront Desk Clerk NAVY BASEDetail oriented, dependable & courteous team player with excellent customer service skills. 35 -40 hrs p/wk, may include night audit shift, holidays & weekends. Must hold current driver’s license and be able to pass a background check. Applications available at the NSA-PC Visitors Reception Center, Thomas Drive. For more info call 234-4230. Web ID 34310501 HospitalityNAVY BASE HousekeepersTo perform a full range of housekeeping duties for Navy Lodging. Typical schedule is 40 hrs p/wk, to include weekends and holidays. Must hold current driver’s license and be able to pass a background check. Applications available at the NSA-PC Visitors Reception Center, Thomas Drive. For more info call 234-4752. Web ID 34310500 Install/Maint/Repair**Assistant Pressman and Cutter Operator Positions Available**Commercial printing company has opening for an assistant pressman. Experience on large sheetfed Heidelberg equipment requried. 1st Shift Cutter Operator position available. Experience required. 1st Shift. Forward resume or call M-F 7:30-5:30. Paradigm Printing, Inc. 429 Virgil Drive Dalton, GA 30721 706-226-7474 Web ID#: 34310419 Install/Maint/RepairExp Apartment Maintenance PersonMust be professional in appearance, have own tools and truck. Must have experience in all aspects of apartment maintenance including; electric, plumbing, and carpentry. Will check references. Please call 850-763-8980 to apply. Web ID: 34310298 Medical/HealthPediatrics Plus, Inc.A growing pediatrics therapy practice is seeking FT Occupational Therapist & PT Speech Therapist. Fax resume to 872-9558 Web ID#: 34309488 Install/Maint/Repair GreenEarth Landscape Services is now hiring a Landscape Intsall Foreman, must have valid driver’s license and 2-4 years experience. Competitive pay and benefits, Apply via fax: 850-249-1986, online at: www .greenearth land Web ID#: 34310799 Logistics/Transport25 TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW!Learn to drive forNo Experience Needed Earn $900 / wk + Benefits Local CDL Training Apply Today! 1-800-709-7364 Web ID#: 34307000 Logistics/TransportBe Your Own BossDrivers WantedTaxi, shuttle & limo drivers. FT/PT. Usually $100 per day. Call M-F 10-4. 850-233-0029 Web ID#: 34310990 Text FL10990 to 56654 Logistics/TransportCDL Class A Driving Instructors NeededTDI, the nation’s leading truck driving school, is looking for Part Time Instructors for its Milton, FL facility; Excellent pay and benefits! Flexible schedule, excellent working environment. Call 1-888-568-7364, email dabanathie@truckdriverin or fax resume to (228) 832-8959. Web ID#: 34310215 Medical/HealthBi-Lingual Spanish Speaking LPN, CNA, CMABusy multi-physician practice with high patient volume is looking for an LPN, CNA or CMA with excellent customer service skills. Must be able to multi-task, have good organizational and computer skills, be a good team player, and be able to work in a fast paced environment. OB/GYN experience is a must. Please send your resume to m DFWP Web ID 34310292 Medical/HealthCNA’sA Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility dedicated to excellent patient care has openings for all shifts. Applicants must also be able to work designated weekend shifts. Benefits include: * Shift Differential * Uniform Allowance * Vacation Pay * 401k * BCBS Health Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance Background Check & Drug Screening Required Applications are available: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm Please No Phone Calls. Apply in Person at: 3611 Transmitter Rd Panama City, FL 32404 Web ID 34309945 Medical/HealthCNA’sStart the New Year off with a wonderful career at Panama City Health & Rehab. Join A Winning Team, Great Benefits Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, BCBS Medical Insurance, Dental Ins., 401K, Free Uniforms Apply in person at Panama City Health & Rehab 924 W. 13th Street Panama City, FL 32401 Web ID#: 34310640 Medical/HealthEMG/NCV/EEG FT Licensed TechPhysician owned neurology practice in Panama City is seeking FT EMG/NCV/EEG Licensed technologist. Excellent benefits. 3 years experience required. Send resume to: CEO Northwest Florida Surgery Center 767 Airport Road, Panama City, Florida 32405 or fax to (850) 913-9744 EOE Web ID#: 34310800 Medical/HealthMedical ReceptionistFull time, hard working, dependable, team player with excellent communication skills wanted for busy multi-doctors office. Medical office experience in registration, and insurance verification preferred. Fax resume to 785-3490 Web ID#: 34310714 Medical/HealthFlorida Cancer AffiliatesRN & Medical AssistantFlorida Cancer Affiliates of North Florida is looking to fill 2 positions: Chemotherapy Registered Nurse,Full Time Medical Assistant/ LPN, Part Time. Need sharp, driven, compassionate, and technologically savvy people for growing practice. Please fax applications (attn. Shawn) to: 850-914-0777 Web ID#: 34310885 Medical/HealthRN/LPNNeeded for fast paced medical office. Should have good communication skills, as well as energetic & outgoing personality. Send resume to 204 E. 19th St. Panama City FL 32405 or fax to 850-763-4072 Web ID 34310657 OtherCustodianPart-time custodian needed. Experience preferred. Call 850-763-6537 or send resume to laurie@fumc Web ID#: 34310574 OtherRecreation Assistant Navy BaseDuties include answering telephones and to provide information on upcoming events. Knowledge of video gaming helpful, team work ability essential. Pay is $9.50 p/hr. Up to 28 hrs p/wk, to include evenings, weekends & holidays. Apply at the Visitors Reception Center, Thomas Drive Gate. For more info call 234-4632. Web ID#: 34310483 Quality AssuranceQuality Assurance ManagerQuality Assurance Manager for Pipe Fabrication Company. Quality Control Experience with Pipe Welds & ASME Codes REQUIRED. Must have a valid Driver’s License. Apply in person M-F from 8-2 at 6513 Bayline Drive, Panama City, FL 32404 850-763-4834 EOE/ DFWP Benefits Web ID#: 34310060 SalesBubba Hill Auto PlazaSales AssociatePosition available. Experience preferred. Must have driver’s license. Pay based on experience. Call 850-763-9005 or email salesmanager@bubbahillauto or apply online at monster .com . Web ID#: 34310848 Sales/Business DevRoute SalesRoute Sales for dairy wholesale. CDL Class B req. Training provided. FT withbenefits, including retirement! Commission w/ a minimum guarantee. Call 850-478-2363. Web ID#: 34310634 Training/InstructionEnglish Teacher High SchoolKSOD is a K-12 Private School serving students with special educational needs. Interested and qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume to t. KSOD.ORG Web ID#: 34310860 1132326 Epic Multi Restaurant Yard Sale January 17 & 18 € 7am until both days till its all gone!at Spinnaker Beach Club 8795 Thomas Dr, PCB, FL 32408  Kitchen Wares & Equipment  Catering Equipment  Dining Chairs  Furniture  Cash Registers  Sound & Lighting Furniture  Electronics  Tools  Light Fixtures  Antiques  Christmas, Party, Wedding & Home Decor  Glassware  Table TopsAll items are priced to SELL!!!ITEMS INCLUDE: — Weather Permitting — Beach West End 271 S hwy 79(gulf beach presbiterian church) Sat Jan 17, 7am-1pmBig Rumage/Bake SaleLots Of Items Text FL76922 to 56654 LH 2337 Woodhaven Place Fri. & Sat., Jan. 16 & 17 from 8 to 12 AND Sun., Jan. 18 from 12 to 4Estate SaleQuilts, Blue and Red glass, Fenton glass, 3 sets of China, music boxes, pewter, huge doll collection, antique and new linens, 1950’s tablecloths, vintage clothing, adults, children/babies, vintage hats, some furniture, apron collection, porcelain figures, silhouettes, and much, much more. Prices firm until Sunday. txt FL10812 to 56654 Lynn Haven 1011 Delaware Ave Fri & Sat 8:30am -2:00pm Please no early birds!3 FAMILY YARD SALEText FL10383 to 56654 Lynn Haven 1808 New Jersey Ave. (corner of 19th St & New Jersey Ave) Sat. January 17th 7:00 am -1:00 pmThree Family Garage SaleAd to your spring wardrobe, great bargains for men & women, kitchen appliances, Craft Items. Text FL10289 to 56654 St Andrews 1424 Beck Ave., Friday & Saturday, the 16th & 17th, 8am-2pmMoving Yard SaleText FL10890 to 56654 Beach East End 5610 South Lagoon Dr., Fri & Sat., Jan 16th & 17th, 7am-11:30amMulti-Family Yard SaleFurniture, Clothes, Home goods, Etc. All Kind of Treasures! Text FL10767 to 56654 Beach West End 17012 Hernando Ave (corner of Hwy. 79 & Hernando Ave., across from the pink Presbyterian Church) Gulf Beach Garden ClubLarge Rummage Sale and VendorsSaturday, January 17th, 8a.-1Text FL10717 to 56654 Beach East End: 300 Clara Ave Sat 1/17/15 8 a.m -12 p.mChrist Our Savior Lutheran Helping Hands Thrift StoreNew Items In All Rooms! Clothing Room: Mens, Womens, Childrens, Fall clothing. Sweaters, Long Sleeved Shirts and Jackets. Kitchen Room: Dishes, Glassware, Small Appliances, Framed Pictures,CDs, Christmas items. Room 3: Books, Puzzles, Lamps, Chairs, Linens, Childrens books & toys. Come & Browse! txt FL02379 to56654 If you didn’t advertise here, you’re missing out on potential customers. Spot Advertising works! SELL ALL YOUR ITEMS through classified.CALL 747-5020 If you didn’t advertise here, you’re missing out on potential customers.


CLASSIFIEDSThursday, January 15, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C9 1135514 1135513 Beautiful Canal Front Home in Bay Point$549,000 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath, office/4th bedroom, family room which has attached atrium/ greenhouse and electric fireplace. Large eat-in kitchen has Corian countertops, island and breakfast bar. Master bedroom has vaulted ceiling, leading into master bath with separate sauna/steam shower and jetted tub area. Lofted space above foyer. Laundry room complete with plenty of cabinet storage and sink. Marble floors throughout. Large deck accessible from every room on lower level of house, leading down to 92 feet of boat dock. Attached 2 car garage, security system and central vac. This gently lived in home is a must see! Call 850-235-3500 or email: to make an appointment to see this property. AIRLINE MECHANIC CAREERS begin here Get FAA approved Aviation Maintenance hands on training. Financial Aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-741-9260 Cosmetologist Needed Space for rent $450 mo 1709 Beck Ave Call (850) 763-8027 EARN EXTRA INCOMENewspaper Carriers NeededPanama City Beach , Panama City, Bonifay, & ChipleyEmail Jamie Meadors at or call 850-747-5098. Please leave name, contact number, and what area you live in. Web ID#: 34309878 4 Prof. Office Suites for lease in PC @ 651 W. 14th St. 1200-3500 Sq. Ft. 850-527-7339 Beach Office Space800 s.f. off Middle Beach Road $625mo Jane Bondi, Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. (850) 819-4268 Text FL01983 to 56654 Grand Office Bldg for lease. Water view at 1013 Beck Ave. 7600 Sq. Ft. 850-527-7339 Whse w/office & docks 2500-5000-7500 up to 20k sf Various locations in PC area. 785-3031 2 br, 1 ba , W/D hook-up, very clean. $670 mo. Avail Feb 1st. 866-7895 Text FL38733 to 56654 1br, 1ba, quiet area, WD hkup, FP, vaulted ceilings, CH&A, carpet, tile, no pets, $600 mo. 850-871-4235 Text FL09867 to 56654 1-4 Br Apts, Duplex’s & homes. Many locations Some inc water & W/D hkp, $395-$850 mo. No dogs.763-3401 Text FL04830 to 56654 Cottage in the Cove 1 br, 1 ba , unfurnished: $600 per month, furnished $700 per month plus util. Call 850-872-1031 Text FL04989 to 56654 Pet Friendly Apts 2Bdrm $575-$650, 1Bdrm $525-$625 Weekly also avail. TEXT or Call Steve (850) 867-5603 Publisher’s NoticeAll real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the 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 any 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 a equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 3 br, 3 ba, $1250 mo 9125 Laird Street. Sunbelt Realty 850-236-0707Text FL 10727 to 56654 DuplexSection 8ok2br/1ba Very clean, New kitchen, fenced yard in Lynn Haven $700 mo+ dep 850-960-6039 Mexico Beach: 2 br, 2 ba TH, with pool use. unfurn. $975 w/o Util or $1250 w/ Util. Yard work incl. (850) 648-6765 or 527-2780 Text FL74952 to 56654 Panama City 3 br, 2 bath , CH&A, stove, fridge, and dish washer. Rent $800/mo + $400/dep. No pets! Call 850-819-0597 txt FL10178 to 56654 St.Thomas Square2br/2ba, unfurnished, all admendities + boat dock. Call 234-9848 Text FL08525 to 56654 3 br, 1 ba . $800 per month + $800 security dep. W/D hookup. No Pets! For more info call, 850-691-8482 or 625-2707 before 8pm 3 br, 2 ba duplex, in Parker, new paint & carpet, no pets, $850 mo. + $500 dep. Call (850) 258-0710 Text FL98335 to 56654 3bd/2ba on canal in Bayou George, 6400 Zinnia Dr, $1000mo, $750dep. 258-7513 Text FL10174 to 56654 Callaway 2/1 conv. to TAFB W/D Hookups no pets $600/mo 785-7341 or 814-3211 Text FL10732 to 56654 Cozy 2 br 1 ba Old Orchard Area. $550 mo + $550 dep. No dogs. 850)769-8496 after 9 Mexico Beach. Long term rental , 2br/2ba. $1500mo includes all utls. Text or call 678-863-3243 Text FL10798 to 56654 2 Br’sStarting at $425 month plus deposit. No pets! Call 850-265-1382 Text FL84350 to 56654 Bayou George 2bd/1ba & 3br/2ba avail clean, quiet, lrg yrd no pets w/s/g incld. 850-265-4043 Lynn Haven 2 & 3 Br’s starting at $540 mnth, W/D Hookup, CH/A, No Pets. 850-624-6552 Southport -3br/2ba double wide. Big front porch overlooking pond with huge workshop. $800/mo + $600 dep. Call 850-960-6004 Text FL10400 to 56654 ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Sell It Today!I BUYHOUSESPretty or Ugly763-7355ibuyhousesprettyorugly.comText FL95981 to 56654 5 BR -2.5 BA with POOL $339K -MLS 627121 2913 Briarcliff Rd PC, FL Holli Persall ,Realtor ERA Neubauer Real Estate 850 866-8195 4br WATERFRONT! Pool, Boat lift, Dock 8412 Lydia LanePCB $799K -MLS 627256 Bayside 3br 3½ ba 811 De Gama Huge Price Reduction! 1,800 sqft, huge yards! MLS 620116 Colleen Dietrich Keller Williams Realty 850-814-7298 Beautiful Executive Home3635 Preserve Blvd 4 br/4 ba in a gated water front community. 4 br/4 ba, 18 ft ceilings, stainless appliances, 3 car garage, pool and covered patio $675,000 MLS 627265 Colleen Dietrich Keller Williams Realty Cell 850-814-7298 Built in 05, this lovely maintained home has 100% financing available through USDA. Victorian styled design with lots of decorator features. 3/2 Tile in LR&Kitchen. Wood floors in M/BR and hallway. Carpet in 2 bedrooms. Storage bldg has elect. Convenient to Tyndall. $131,900 Fran Holt 832-0714 Latitudes Realty DEEP WATERFRONT! Classic Cove home with hardwood floors and lots of charm. 3BR/2BA. Open and airy, overlooks Watson Bayou on high bluff. Huge screen porch, dock area w/4 big boat wet slips. $325,000. Seller moving soon and MOTIVATED!! O’Keefe & Wainwright, Realtors 850-785-8746 For Sale By Owner55 Acre brick Home near Historic Defuniak Springs; Pool, Pecan trees, Spring fed fish pond, 45 miles to beaches and bases. 9379 State HWY 83 North, Defuniak Springs, FL 32433Asking 299k OBO. Call 850-682-7244; HOME FOR SALE BY OWNER 2304 W. Game Farm Rd. Spacious home located close to Lynn Haven & Panama City, 2852 sq. ft. Large Open Concept Kitchen, New Roof, 4br/3.5Ba, separate master suite, $220,000. Call 407-745-1175 Lakefront home w/views of Lake Suzanne along w/100 ft of white sandy beach. Enjoy sunny Fl in your very own lake house w/20 ft of visibility in the warm water to enjoy scuba, snorkeling, & swimming. Home is elevated 50 ft above the lake & offers sunset views of the water from the LR, DR, or the covered porch. Renovated Kitch w/granite counters & new appl. New carpet throughout, remodeled bthrms w/granite, tile floors & new vanities, faucets, etc. Located in Leisure Lakes where community mbrs enjoy trophy size bream and largemouth bass fishing. Owners can enjoy a comm pool, tennis crt, bsktball crt, boat ramps & a gated entrance w/sec. Low HOA fee. MLS #620277 Amanda Corbin, Realtor Prudential Shimmering Sands Realty 850-832-7447 www .SearchP anamaCity No Longer AvailableCove 3 br 1 bath home in the Downtown Cove New roof, fresh paint, new bonus room or 4th bdr/office. Natural gas hkups avail and electric hkps in kitchen. Original hardwood floors throughout MLS 619926 $63,000 Athrine Matthews Realtor Prudential Shimmering Sands Realty 624-3187 Price reduced! AC & water heater both less than 3 years old!! Located near TAFB. 3bd/2bth home w/2 car garage, has a split flr plan. Lg screened in back porch, auto irr sys w/sep well, & priv fncd bck yrd. Open LR w/high ceilings & brick FP. Int has been newly painted. Lrg Bdrms, ample storage space, plenty of cabinet space in the Kitch are some of the other things this home has to feature. MLS #623878 Laird Hitchcock, Realtor Prudential Shimmering Sands Realty 850-866-2158 Price Reduced!!!All Brick split 3 bdrm in lovely Camryn’s Crossing. 2 baths, living rm no hassle electric FP, formal dining, breakfast room, open kitchen w/ solid maple wood cabinets, s/steel appliances and wrap around bar. The home has Maple wood floors, Italian tile and carpet & windows have custom blackout shades and plantation shutters. Scrnd back porch overlooking priv fenced bckyard which backs up to a preservation area. MLS 620167 $239,900 Please Call Velma Phillips, Realtor Prudential Shimmering Sands Realty 832-6319 SALE PENDING On N. Lake Caroline!Handsome, all brick(1 owner) 4BR/2BA home w/2400 SF of custom living, 2 gar, cov porches, den w/FP, just needs a few updates & YOU! Quiet lake near Garden Club area. $229,900 O’Keefe & Wainwright, Realtors, 785-8746 SOLDGorgeous Home At End of Cul-De-Sac4br/2ba home built 2010 in Hawks Landing 1856 sqft open fl plan w/granite countertops, crown molding, MB w/ double vanity, garden tub, extend. cov. back patio, outdoor shed, & much more! $269,900 MLS 624541 Mike Werner 814-6266 Keller Williams Realty The HOME that HAS IT ALL -Beautiful DEEDED ACCESS TO THE LAKE & boat dock-shared w/ 2 neighbors only 100 ft from the property. Live close to the conveniences of town with the feeling of so far away. 10 mins from PC Mall & only 23 mins from PCB via HWY 79. Located in Highpnt/Deerpnt. 4Br 3 Ba, Pool w/ Lanai, HT, outside living space w/ bar & grill. 2 garages 1 attached and detached garage/workshop w/loft above. Hope Abbott, 850-596-7653 Keller Williams Success Realty BEST NEW HOME DEALS250’s -270’s Gated community; 3/3.5 Gorgeous BayFront Pool; 2 -Car Garage Close to BayPoint. Owner Fin. Avail. Michael w/Sterling 850-865-8006 Lynn Haven: The Hammocks, TH 3bd/2.5ba 1800sq ft, Perfect condition! $30k in upgrades! 205-223-6279 txt FL10944 to 56654 2bd, Like New Set upinquiet MHP, In beautiful Panama City. Shady lot, 200 ft from pool, $7,850 850-960-8452 GULF FRONT EAST ENDSWEET 60 FT LOT TWO COT T AGES 1755 SQ.FT. ONLY $877,000 J.M.JONES Sterling Realty 850-865-8006 Mercedes Roadster Kit Car; 1980 VW chassis. $2900 firm; LTD Crown Victoria 1990, 4dr V8 75k miles, sold locally, immaculate, inside and out. $3900; 1982 AMC Concorde 4dr, 6 cyl 6400 miles. Must see to appreciate. Nice. $3500 850-594-4838 $675 DownPontiac Grand Prix 02. 0% interest. $4200 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin 850-215-1769 DLR Chevy Cobalt LS, ‘10, 4-door, auto, 52k miles, $9,991! Call 850-250-5981. 1999 Mazda Miata MX-5 , convertible, black on black, AC, 93k miles, exc cond., $4400 obo. Call 850-890-8832 Text FL10427 to 56654 2005 Corolla 66,300MI very good condition $7,500. 1993 Nissan King Cab 4 Wheel Drive, tow package, low mileage $4,500. Call 638-2213 C2 80 Mercedes Benz 1995 4 dr. Good cond. 92,500 miles. Garnet color exterior,tan leather interior and seats. Drive it, you’ll love it. Steers like new. Bilstein shocks work great, Cold air, great heat, new battery & brakes. Almost new tires on front, good tires back. Good spare. 24/28 mpg. Has few minor scratches and dings but runs smooth. Never smoked in. Handles and rides like a Mercedes. Asking $ 2995 Cash. Call 850-640-1056 Chevy Cruze LTZ, 2011, lthr, pwr seat, backup sensors, non-smoker, $14,998 Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Chrysler 300 Touring, 2007, lthr, 60k miles, pwr seats, cruise, Great financing options! Only $11,988! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Dodge Challenger SRT, 2014, only 2k miles, orange w/ blk stripes, blk lthr, under warranty, Call Victor 850-348-1038 Dodge Charger, 2014, black or white available! Under warranty! Priced to sell fast! Call Victor 850-348-1038 For Cars, Trucks, SUVs, & Vans, Call Gary Fox @ Bay Mitsubishi 338-5257 Home of the $9888 OR LESS! Too many to put in the ads! Vehicles come in everyday and I’m HERE FOR YOU! Ford Fusion SE, 2007, auto, only 90k miles. Only $7995! Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Ford Fusion SE, 2007, silver, grey cloth, all pwr, alloys, Only $6988! Gary Fox 338-5257 Ford Mustang Convertible, 2007, blue w/ blue top, auto, all pwr, CD, alloys, all pwr, Only $9888! Gary Fox 338-5257 Honda Accord, 2006, auto, alloys, Great MPG! Only $7988! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Hummer H2, 2003, lthr, pwr sunroof, 20” wheels, tow pkge, BOSE sound system, Great financing options! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Hyundai Elantra, 2006, local trade, white, grey cloth, auto, all pwr, CD, cold air, Only 100k miles! Hurry, $4988! Gary Fox 338-5257 Hyundai Sonata GLS, 2011, pwr w/l, premium cloth, Clean car! $13,988 Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Infiniti G37 Coupe, ‘08, moonroof, leather, $17,991! Call 850-250-5981. Looking to Buy 77-79 Ranchero (burgundy interior preferred). Good straight body, doesn’t have to run. All considered. Please call 850-265-0851, Leave message. New 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage-5dr hatchback, auto, all pwr, CD, smart key, push button start, 100,000 miles warranty & 44MPG! Several to choose from! $15,488 Gary Fox 338-5257 Nissan Rogue, ‘11, power options, nice, $15,991! Call 850-250-5981. Saturn Ion, 2003, auto, 120k miles, Can be 4-wheel flat towed behind RV! Only $3995! Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Subaru Impreza 2.5i, ‘10, AWD, 4-door, must see, $12,991! Call 850-250-5981. Toyota Corolla LE, ‘14, economical, must see, $17,991. Call 850-250-5981. SE HABLA ESPANOLPASAPORTE OK NO CREDITO OK TROCAS/CARROS/SUV $300 AL MES EJEMPLOS: 02 Chevy Blazer 03 Chevy Silverado 02 Monte Carlo 04 Ford Explorer 02 Nissan Sentra PLUS 75 MORE DAYLIGHT AUTO FINANCING 2816 WEST HWY 98 PANAMA CITY, FLORIDA 32401 9 AM TO 9 PM 850-215-1769 Toyota Avalon Limited, 2008, lthr, pwr sunroof, htd & cooled seats, 1 owner. Only $15,998! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Toyota Matrix, ‘06, auto, must see, $9,991! Call 850-250-5981. Toyota Matrix, ‘09, auto, only 11k miles, $13,991! Call 850-250-5981. Toyota Venza, 2011, only 44k miles, lthr, all pwr, Great financing options! Only $18,988! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Volvo C70, 2007, hard top convertible, blk/blk lthr, Runs excellent! Looks great! Must sell fast! Call Victor 850-348-1038 *Affordable* Auto GlassFree Mobile ServicesLifetime Warrantyaffordable 850-747-4527 $775 DownFord Explorer 03. 0% interest. $5500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Finance. 850-215-1769 DLR $975 DownDodge Durango 05. 0% interest. $9500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin 850-215-1769 DLR Buick Enclave, 2012, lthr, 3rd row, all pwr, non-smoker, 1 owner. $28,998 Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Cadillac Escalade, ‘09, AWD, luxury pkg, loaded, $27,993! Call 850-250-5981. Chevy Tahoe LT, 2005, local trade, blk, tan lthr, 3rd row, dual air, all pwr, alloys, Nice SUV! Hurry, only $7888! Gary Fox 338-5257 Chevy Traverse LT, ‘14, Certified, auto, V6, like new, $28,991! Call 850-250-5981 For sale by ownerJeep Patrio t Latitude Sport Model 2013 4cyl.2.4 liter engine, AT, 4WD, keyless start & entry, FM radio with mp3 disc, Sirius XM, Bluetooth Wireless, power windows & doors, dual airbags. Excellent condition. $15,000 Call 850-866-8125 txt FL10399 to 56654 Ford Escape 2013 White, Newer Body Style. 20k Miles, Ecoboost, Excellent Condition. 16k Warranty and Full maintenance. Grandmas suv 24-30 mpg $18,950 Call 276-8410Text FL10595 to 56654 Ford Explorer XLT, ‘04, auto, power options, $8,992! Call 850-250-5981. GMC Acadia SLE, ‘12, 3rd seat, auto, V6, $22,992! Call 850-250-5981. GMC Yukon XL, ‘08, local trade, beige, must see, $25,992! Call 850-250-5981. GMC Yukon, 2007, tan w/ tan int, 3rd row, Only $15,998! Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 GMC Yukon, 2011, Excellent condition! 3rd row, Runs & looks great! Must go! Victor 850-348-1038 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited, 2012, nav, backup cam, alloys, lthr, Infinity sound sys, Great MPG! Under warranty! Only $19,998! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Jeep Cherokee, ‘14, local trade, like new, $23,991! Call 850-250-5981 Nissan Xterra SE, 2001, V6, silver, grey cloth, Only $4995! Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 $1275 DownFord F150 X/Cab 03. 0% interest. $7500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin 850-215-1769 DLR $2000 DownChevy Silverado 2006. 0% interest. $9900 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR Chevy Colorado Crew Cab, ‘10, leather, like new, $19,991! Call 850-250-5981. Chevy Silverado Double Cab Z-71, ‘14, 4WD, auto, V6, $31,991! Call 850-250-5981. Dodge Caravan, 2006, dk blue, 4 quad seating, rear ent, all pwr, cold air, only 70k miles! Nice van! Hurry, only $4988! Gary Fox 338-5257 Dodge Dakota Club Cab SLT, 2000, local trade, burg/grey, auto, all pwr, alloys, dual exhaust, bedliner, non-smoker, Beautiful truck! Hurry, only $3688! Gary Fox 338-5257 Dodge Ram SLT, 2004, 4dr, Turbo Diesel, 83k miles, $16,998 Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Ford F150 Crew Cab 4x4, 2010, XLT, burg, tan cloth, 60k miles. $22,998 Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Ford F150 LT, 2011, Crew Cab, white, like new! Very clean truck! Must see! Call Victor 850-348-1038 Ford Ranger XLT Supercab, ‘02, auto, V6, $7,991! Call 850-250-5981. Honda Crosstour, ‘10, loaded, must see, $19,993! Call 850-250-5981. Nissan Titan Crew Cab, 2011, V8, SV model, 64k miles, $19,988 Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Ram 2500 Diesel, 2012, Laramie, only 46k miles, lt grey w/ blk lthr, nav, htd seats, under warranty! Call Victor 850-348-1038 Toyota Tacoma, ‘03, regular cab, must see, $9,992! Call 850-250-5981 Toyota Tundra Crew Cab, 2010, lt tan, tan cloth, auto, all pwr, CD, alloys, only 50k miles! Beautiful truck! $18,988 Gary Fox 338-5257 1997 Honda Odyssey Mini Van for sale. Runs good but needs muffler. $1000 firm. Call 850-303-3939 Text FL10550 to 56654 Chevy Express Van, ‘09, 15-passenger, 31k miles, $19,991! Call 850-250-5981. Dodge Grand Caravan SXT, 2010, 1 owner, grey int, stow-n-go, 4 quad seats, rear air, rear ent, all pwr, auto, sliding doors, lift gate, alloys, All the options! $11,988 Gary Fox 338-5257 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT, 2010, 1 owner, grey int, stow-n-go, 4 quad seats, rear air, rear ent, all pwr, auto, sliding doors, lift gate, alloys, All the options! $11,988 Gary Fox 338-5257 Toyota Sienna, 2005, white, tan lthr, Nice van! Lots of room! $6995 Call Mike Crilly 850-814-5147 Harley Davidson Fat Boy, ‘07, customized, must see, $16,990! Call 850-250-5981 Heritage Deluxe 2008 6 speed, 96 cubic 5000/miles with add on 3 wheel kit. $ 11,000 OBO. Call 850-234-7042 Classic 34 HatterasRestored, Twin 2010 Cummins, New Cobia tower, electronics, Capt. maintained, turn key, many more upgrades. Call 850-582-4384 txt FL10622 to 56654 2012 Keystone Montana 5th Wheel Model 3150. No pets / smoking, Excellent Condition. Any reasonable offer will be considered. Never pulled across the hwy, presently in storage in PCB, FL Reduced! 336-385-1245 or 336-977-0710 Spot Advertising works!


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