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After a brief welcome from Mayor Van Johnson, County Commissioner Smokey Parrish drove home the message that “you don’t improve Mother Nature, you work with Mother Nature.” Parrish said the county supports “limited dredging at chokepoints up and down the river,” but said more needs to be done to ensure the continued vitality of the river and bay. “It’s been a long time since we’ve got the flows we needed,” Parrish said. “There was a time when big barges would come by. You don’t see that anymore. “Commerce presents an economic boon to Apalachic ola, and to each and every community up and down the river.” He said adequate flows, responsive to the seasons, will ensure a healthy and productive estuary, but with out them, “you’re going to kill this bay.” “It’s a shame we’re By BEN KLEINE 522-5114 | @BenKleinepcnh PANAMA CITY — Pan ama City city commission ers on Tuesday will discuss a new location for a proposed natural gas station. The best of the seven options, according to city staff, is 600 27th St., at the cor ner of State 77 across from BB&T bank The property, almost an acre in size, is owned by Rowlett Bryant and includes a warehouse building. The asking price is $700,000, although the 2014 certified value is $396,714. Purchasing the property will not be the city’s only cost. The city will need to connect to the location by running a new line about 4 miles and looping it into the Baldwin Road line. The Tampa Electric Company, which operates natural gas lines in the city, has agreed to pay part of the cost of a new line, although the agenda item does not say how much. The city’s original plan, to put the station off Red wood Avenue near 11th Street, would have carried minimal cost, as the city already owns the property, A natural gas station had been proposed for this site on Redwood Avenue, which used to be a landfill, but a new plan to be considered Tuesday would locate the station at 600 27th St., not far from the intersection of State 77 and Avery Street, where Kohl’s is located.H EATHER L EIPHART The News Herald County’s insurance decision hikes price for consumers By JOHN HENDERSON 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn PANAMA CITY — Even though he has health insurance, Lawrence Lassiter was billed $1,502 for his ambulance ride from the Beach to the hospital in Panama City when he suffered his second heart attack in April 2014. When he got the bill, he was shocked. “I thought I was going to have another heart attack,” said Lassiter, a disc jockey on the Beach. “I can’t afford to pay. I’m paying these pre miums every month hoping I have insurance when I need it, and then when I need it, it’s not there.” After another ambulance ride, Lassiter now owes about $3,000. After his latest ride to the hospital, he was informed by his health insur ance company, Florida Blue Cross Blue Shield, that none of the bill would be paid because Bay County has not entered into a contract with the insurance company to be an innetwork provider. Doing so would “ I thought I was going to have another heart attack. I ’m paying these premiums every month hoping I have insurance when I need it, and then when I need it, it’s not there.” Lawrence Lassiter P.C. to consider natural gas station on 27th Street P HOTOS BY A NDRE W WARDLO W | News Herald Lawrence Lassiter owes $3,000 for two ambulance rides to the hospital. Bay County has not entered into contracts with any insurance companies to be an in-network provider, so many patients are being billed in full. Below , police block traffic as an ambulance leaves the scene of a shooting.SEE ‘ CAN’T AFFORD’ | A3 R esidents to Army Corps: W ater flow is destroying industry “W e’ve basically fallen off the chart where we should be leading the industry. I n the current environment, the price of oysters being so high, Apalachicola missed the boat; we’re out of the game.” Steve Rash owner of Water Street SeafoodSEE W A TER FLOW | A3 ‘ I C AN ’T A FFORD TO PA Y’ For a related video, visit ON THE WEB SEE NA TUR AL GA S | A8 MONDAY March 23, 2015


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Page A2 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 AKRON, Ohio Police impersonator pulls over real cop An Ohio man who pulled over a detective while impersonating a police officer has been sentenced to 18 months of probation and ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation. David Scofield, 50, was arrested Oct. 13 after a detective said Scofield shined a spotlight into his car and swerved in front of him on Interstate 76 outside Akron. TOKYO Burger King to sell ‘Flame Grilled’ fragrance for 1 day Burger King is putting its scent into a limited-edition fragrance. The chain said Friday the Whopper grilled beef burgerscented cologne will be sold only on April 1, and only in Japan. It’s not an April Fools’ Day joke, though the company chose the date deliberately. The limited “Flame Grilled” fragrance can be purchased at 5,000 yen (about $40), including the burger. There will be only 1,000 of them. PHOENIX Zoo discovers 2-year-old bear is female, not male The Phoenix Zoo is fessing up to what it calls an “embearassing” mistake. Zoo officials were planning to transfer Luka to the Nashville, Tenn., zoo when they recently discovered that the 2year-old Andean bear is a female, not a male as thought. According to the Phoenix Zoo, Andean bear cubs’ genitalia are highly undeveloped before age 2, making it very difficult to determine gender. The zoo said employees there also hadn’t handled the bear much because it was doing very well with its mother. COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho Woman kills hunter’s falcon — with a scarf An Idaho woman faces charges after authorities say she beat a hunter’s falcon to death with a beaded scarf after seeing the bird of prey take down a duck. Patti MacDonald, 60, of Hauser, was charged with a misdemeanor count of beating or harassing an animal. Authorities said MacDonald fractured the skull of the 8-yearold falcon named Hornet on Jan. 7. The duck also died and was being stored as evidence. BELLEVUE, Wash. Stolen vehicle driven to State Patrol office Washington State Troopers arrested a 36-year-old man who they said drove a stolen car into their parking lot at a district office. A driver recognized the stolen vehicle from a post on a motorist club Facebook post. Troopers said the witness captured video of Micah Hatcher behind the wheel of the car and used his cell phone to report it. The witness followed the car about 11.3 miles, and then into the State Patrol parking lot. Detectives said it was the easiest auto theft arrest they’d ever had. FARMINGTON, Utah Nude backyard sunbather agrees to wear swimsuit A 77-year-old Utah man charged with lewdness after sunbathing nude in his backyard agreed to a plea deal Tuesday that keeps his record clean as long as he wears a swimsuit. Myron Lee Kipp pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges in Farmington. But under the terms of the deal, the pleas won’t be recorded if Kipp stays covered over the next year. “He’ll still sunbathe, but he’ll wear his one-piece swimsuit,” said his lawyer, Bill Albright. Kipp has been taking in the sun in the buff for 30 years, often falling asleep in his backyard. Last year, police said children could see the nude Kipp from a church parking lot behind his house, which has a chain-link fence without privacy slats. CHARLOTTE, N.C. Police: Man can stand naked at his front door A Charlotte man who stands at his front door naked is upsetting his neighbors, but police say he is not doing anything illegal. People in the north Charlotte neighborhood called police Friday to lodge the latest of four complaints so far this year. Neighbors said the man stands naked at his door several times a week, and he has been doing it for years. They have taken pictures and video and hope the images will prompt the homeowners association to file some type of nuisance complaint. A spokeswoman for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said though the man may be annoying the neighborhood, his actions don’t rise to the level of bringing charges because he’s on his own property. PHILADELPHIA (AP) — For weeks, Joey DiJulio, from the Seattle suburbs, found himself getting emails from people he didn’t know about a bachelor party and a groom he’s never met. He saw names of Philadelphia landmarks like Reading Terminal Market thrown around in the emails but couldn’t put his finger on where they were located — Philadelphia — until he searched the names online. It turns out DiJulio, 31, an information technology worker and a married father of one in Burien, Wash., had been mistaken for a friend of the groom with a similar last name. He sat as a “fly on the wall” for much of the email chain but broke the news after the groom’s brother wanted a headcount of people attending the party. But it didn’t end there. Groom Jeff Minetti, 34, figured why not still invite him? The Philadelphia real estate agent asked him to attend both the bachelor party March 28 and his wedding May 2 in New Jersey. “This is the city of brotherly love,” Minetti said, even telling DiJulio he could be his best man. “Any and all are welcome.” DiJulio went online to tell his story and raise money to cover his travel. In less than a week, he’s already hit his goal of a little more than $1,200 and is putting any more money raised toward Minetti’s honeymoon. Missing South Carolina cat found 2 years later in Southern California RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A cat that vanished in South Carolina two years ago is going home after ending up almost 2,000 miles away in Southern California. Now, Kevin the orange tabby is leaving Palm Springs, Calif., after disappearing from Anderson, S.C., in 2013. John Welsh of Riverside County Animal Services sadi the cat turned up in early March inside a U-Haul trailer a woman had driven across the country. During a routine inspection, the inspector heard meowing. The driver says she didn’t know Kevin was inside. The dehydrated cat was taken to a shelter. His microchip helped track down owner Cheryl Walls, who joked that Kevin has seen more of the country than her. THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ikea has a message for people wanting to converge on its stores for giant games of hide and seek: Go play someplace else. The phenomenon has taken off online in the Netherlands, where a whopping 19,000 people signed up to a Facebook group promoting a game at Ikea’s Amsterdam branch next month. Another 13,000 signed up for a game in the Ikea store in the city of Utrecht. “We have contacted these pages on social media and humbly asked them to have their hide and seek games somewhere else,” Ikea spokeswoman Martina Smedberg said. “In general we are happy that our customers are playful and want to have fun together with friends and family. But unfortunately, this hide and seek phenomenon has reached proportions where we can no longer guarantee the security of those who are playing or our customers and employees.” MADERA, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of stealing a car spray-painted his face black in an attempt to evade police in Central California. Police say Jose Espinoza, 23, ran from them after being caught with a stolen car. Officers caught up to Espinoza and arrested him Saturday night with his face painted black. Police booked Espinoza into the Madera County Department of Corrections. MYRO N LEE KI PP NEWS OF THE WEIRD CAN YOU SEE ME NOW? AP PHOTOS Police: Suspect spray-paints face to avoid identification AP Hornet, a 2-year-old falcon owned by hunter Scott Dinger, feasts on a sparrow in Houser, Idaho. 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going to sit here and try to improve Mother Nature,” Parrish said. “Let’s not create another Everglades here. Now is the time to take the action to do something different.” Benjamin Chandler, executive director of Chattahoochee’s Main Street program, stressed that “we stand together with the city of Apalachicola.” “Our focus is first preservation and economic development,” he said. “We are tied to its history. We stand together as sister cities.” Shannon Hartsfield, who leads the Franklin County Seafood Workers Association, said it likely would be at least a year or two before the health of the estuary is restored. “Without these flows, we’re going to destroy our industry,” he said. “This is a dying way of life.” Steve Rash, owner of Water Street Seafood, said when he started in the 1980s, he recalled traveling to California and Denver, “where they were proud to be serving oysters from Apalachicola Bay.” Oyster processors from Franklin County shipped product across the country then, he said, “but unfortunately that’s not the case” today. “My company doesn’t buy Apalachicola oysters now,” he told the general. “There just isn’t enough to go around. We used to employ 50-60; it’s down to 20-30 now.” Rash said he’s seen declines in crab, fish and shrimp, and a boost in imports. “This bay is disappearing before our eyes right now,” he said. “We used to produce two truckloads of crabs a week to North Carolina. We don’t see any flounders anymore. The entire make-up of the bay is changing. The main problem is the lack of water.” He said though oysters nationwide are more popular now than ever, “we’ve basically fallen off the chart where we should be leading the industry. In the current environment, the price of oysters being so high, Apalachicola missed the boat; we’re out of the game. “This place should be booming, because of the potential this place has to produce seafood. Unfortunately the opposite is true.” Dan Tonsmeire, the Apalachicola Riverkeeper, shared numbers that indicated the ACF river flows support more than onethird of the eastern Gulf of Mexico, bolstering $5 billion in annual revenues and 55,000 jobs in west Florida alone. “We want to work with the Corps to raise your sights to see the whole system,” both for navigation and ecological needs, he said. Tonsmeire said the Riverkeeper has voiced support for limited dredging, but he warned of the potential negative effect the disposal of dredge spoils could have on the rivers’ sloughs. He said an upcoming geomorphic effluvial assessment could be a useful tool in determining how best to proceed with any dredging. George Floyd, with the Apalachicola Maritime Museum, addressed improving navigation and safety on the river, and he outlined a brief history of the river’s commercial history, from shipping cotton, timber and turpentine to harvesting sponges and seafood. “There have been many industries come and go,” he said. “We need to be thinking about the future, about new economic opportunities for Franklin County and others, where our needs come together for navigational maintenance.” Turner said having grown up in St. Louis, he learned all about the Mississippi River from his father and grandfather, so he understands the importance of river life. “Nine months ago, I was struggling to say the word ‘Apalachicola,’ ” he said. “I’ve become quite fluent. I’ve had a chance to hear a lot about so many different cultures. 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Other Bay County residents who have received similar bills have vented their frustration to officials. Mark Bowen, the county’s chief of emergency services, said the type of insurance plan a person carries determines whether the county receives compensation for an ambulance bill as an outof-network provider. “Even our billing company sometimes doesn’t know what a person’s plan says,” he said. The county does accept payments for ambulance bills from insurance companies, but it has not entered into a contract to become an in-network provider with any insurance companies because the county would have to accept lower compensation for those customers whose plans pay for out-of-network coverage, Bowen said. “If we were to sign contracts, it would cost the Bay County taxpayers $250,000 per year just for Florida Blue,” he said. “That only affects about 60 percent of commercially insured Bay County citizens. When the other 40 percent are examined and contracts are contemplated with the remaining carriers such as AETNA, CIGNA, United, there would be an additional loss of between $65,000 and $85,000 per year. There is nowhere for this money to come from except local taxpayers.” But Lassiter looks at it differently. If the county accepted Florida Blue as an in-network provider, the insurance company would have paid out $994.95 on his $1,502.68 bill. Instead, it paid nothing. Lassiter said he could afford the $507 difference, and he feels the county is losing valuable income by not accepting the compensation for in-network providers. “Most people are probably like me,” he said. “If (the bill is) $500, I can try to pay that off and not mess up my credit. But for the ($1,502) that I can’t pay, let it go to collections.” He has decided to pay a minimum $25 a month on the bills to keep collectors off his back. “If they accepted insurance (as an in-network provider), they’d at least get that money from the insurance company, plus people would be more apt to pay,” Lassiter said. But Bowen said almost all 911 EMS providers in Florida do not sign contracts with commercial insurance companies to accept in-network compensation for ambulance service. Bowen said accepting insurance as an in-network provider for ambulance transports mainly would benefit the insurance company. “For a person who has met their deductible and has a typical 80/20 policy, any subsidy afforded to the insurance company and patient greatly benefits the insurance company while minimally helping most patients,” he said. He said the typical innetwork insurance contract forces the county to discount the transport rates by about 15 percent. “So if the patient is paying 20 percent of a charge, they would just get a 15 percent discount, while the insurance company would enjoy the same 15 percent applied to 80 percent of the net charges,” Bowen said. Special assessment would help Bowen said the county possibly could cut its bills and accept the insurance in-network compensation if the county had a special assessment to help pay for EMS service. Bowen said some commissioners are interested in the county accepting the in-network compensation, recognizing that some residents are surprised and displeased at getting ambulance bills of more than $1,300. Commissioners “would like, I think, to be in-network if we can afford it, so if we ever get to a point where we’ve got the funding to do that, then maybe we will,” he said. Another option is to charge county residents nothing for ambulance service if they pay a fee or tax for the service, and charge people from out of town the full bill, Bowen said. When Bay Medical Center operated the county’s ambulance service, the hospital accepted in-network insurance compensation for ambulance transports, Bowen said. He said the hospital was earning much of its money on the health care services it provided after getting the patient to the hospital, so the ambulance bill wasn’t a priority. The County Commission recently decided to get tougher with collections, voting to move delinquent accounts to a collector after 120 days instead of the current 180 days. Commissioner Mike Thomas said the county has balked at being too aggressive in collecting money from constituents who were forced to take emergency ambulance transports. “We all decided to be lax to start with on collections because you don’t want to make people mad because they are also your constituents,” Thomas said. “The fact is, if you turn these bulldog collectors over to them within 30 days, you may get more money, but some of those people haven’t healed yet. Some of those people have lost people.” Before the commission changed the policy, a firstparty collection agency known as Intermedix handled collections for the first 180 days after invoices for ambulance rides were sent out, which usually took a couple of months to end up in a person’s mailbox. After the company received no response from the customer, the company sent the bills to the delinquent accounts vendor, Credit Business Services Inc., which can put unpaid bills on a person’s credit report. Intermedix earns 4.5 percent of the unpaid bills it collects. CBS is paid 21 percent. County Commissioner George Gainer said the county has offered a quality ambulance service but has fallen short in collecting payment for that service. “There is no question at all that our staff and the staff we inherited is doing a great job in providing the services,” he said. Gainer said when patients are stabilized, staff should ask them or their family how they are going to pay. He said the hospitals can share the insurance information about the patients with county ambulance officials. “If you get a tooth filled, or you go down to the doctor, they’ll ask you to sign one form that says, ‘The patient is responsible for the services,’ ” he said. “And that’s pretty much the attitude we’ve got to take. I don’t think you would take a person who is bleeding to death or having a heart attack and try and get billing information right then, but as soon as they stabilize a person and get them to a hospital and emergency room, get their information.” But County Commission Chairman Guy Tunnell said “philosophically, I have a problem with our (paramedics) being bill collectors.” ‘CAN’T AFFORD’ from Page A1 WATER FLOW from Page A1 The county does accept payments for ambulance bills from insurance companies, but it has not entered into a contract to become an in-network provider with any insurance companies because the county would have to accept lower compensation for those customers whose plans pay for out-of-network coverage.


Page A4 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 NATIO N & WORLD 2014 Universal Uclick releas e dates: Marc h 21-2 7 12-1 (15) from The Mini Page 2015 Universal Uclick Have you ever played hockey? Whether on ice or asphalt, with a puck or a ball, it’s a fast-moving team sport and fun for all. This week, The Mini Page takes a look at this fast-paced sport that dates back to the 1800s. Myste rio us ori gins No one is sure how ice hockey started. Similar games have been played for hundreds of years. These include games played in fields or on the ice with sticks and balls. The first-known indoor hockey game in North America took place in Montreal, Canada, on March 3, 1875. Playi ng the game In ste ad of a bal l, ice ho cke y use s a puck , a fla t, hard rubbe r disk that slides on the ice . One team tries to sco re by hitti ng the puc k int o the opp onen t’s goa l with a sti ck. Hock ey stic ks have lon g shaft s and smal l bla des. They look much like the lette r “L. ” Each hockey game is played for three equal periods of time, usually 20 minutes each. Intermissio ns separate the periods and give players a chance to res t. If a game is tied after three periods, an overti me period is usually played. Shooto uts may also be used to break a tie game. All About Ice Hockey Flying on the Ice Ic e hockey is a major sport in North Americ a, and there are many levels of compet ition for all ages. than 350,0 00 boys and girls under 18 play ice hockey acros s the country. college hockey season extends from Octobe r until April . A posts eason tourname nt begins in late March, with the winni ng teams advanci ng to the Frozen Four, much like college basketball’ s Final Four. National Hockey League is an organizat ion of 30 profe ssional Canada. Many NHL games are shown on TV. The top 16 NHL teams advanc e to the Stanl ey Cup playoffs , which will be played from April until June . Winter Olymp ic Games since 1920. have combined to win the secon d-most Olympic ice hock ey medals (16) of any country. Team Canada has won the most medals (20). ’Tis the season to lace up the ska tes Ice hockey is popular in many parts of the world, and 73 nations are mem bers of the International Ice Hockey Feder ation. Abou t 50,000 girls between the ages of 6 and 18 play ice hockey in the U.S. Minnesota and Michigan have the most hockey players. photo courtesy USA Hockey from The Mini Page 2015 Unive rsal Uclick A Sport for All Ages that deve lops ice hocke y programs and helps the sport grow in the kids and adults to play. It also works to educate playe rs, parents and coaches abou t rules , respo nsibilities and safety. Parti cipants are taught about import ant ideas such as teamwo rk, sportsman ship and respect for other s. Try Hock ey for Free Days, when kids are given a chance to try out equipm ent, get on the ice and learn more about “the faste st game on Earth” in a fun way. Every bod y can play Alo ng with boys’ and girls’ programs for disabled players. Their motto is “Hockey is for everybody.” There are four types of ice hockey avail able: Ice sledge hockey has been a part of the Paralympic Winter Games since 1994, and 12 nations have sent teams to the games. Team USA has won the gold medal in the last two competitions. The equi pme nt All players wear composite skates with metal blades. They also wear protective equipment, including helmets, gloves and many types of padding for the neck, shoulders, elbows and lower body. Younger players also wear face masks to protect their heads. The goalie wears a helmet that completely covers the entire face. In addition to using a bigger stick and wearing large pads, a goalie wears a large glove to catch and deflect shots. images courtesy USA Hockey A Zambo ni (zam-BOHnee) machine sprays water that freeze s to form new ice on a hockey rink. It also smooths and cleans the ice. photo courtesy Brandon Keim/ Ready Resources from The Mini Page 2015 Universal Ucli ck The Mini Page provides ideas for webs ites, books or other resourc es that will help you learn more about this week ’s topics . On the Web: At the library: and the Rules of the Game” by John Sias Napier V H O C K E Y T L A N E P M G P O W E R S D I K H E E O T C U F M R W I N G B E I F U E Q C Y A L P E J L R L F O N T S K D E F E N S E A S T T R K Z D R A W R O F O I O E O A X O S T I C K E G D O R P T D E N Q K N I R J E H R S E J N C E C H N O I S S I M R E T N I S Wor ds tha t remind us of ice hoc key are hidden in the block above. Some wor ds are hidd en backw ard or diagona lly, and som e letter s are used twice . See if you can find : CENTER , DEFENS E, FORWAR D, GOAL IE, HOC KEY, ICE, INTERM ISSI ON, KIDS, LINE , OFF SID ES, PENALTY , PL AY, POWER , PUCK , REFER EE, RINK , SHOO TOU T, SKAT ER, SPO RT, STI CK, WI NG, ZO NES . Hocke y from The Mini Page 2015 Unive rsal Uclic k TM Ba sse t Brown ’s Tr y ’n ’ Fin d from The Mini Page 2015 Universa l Uclick Isabel le: What two flavors of ice cream do sharks like best? Ian: Fin-il la and jaw-be rry! All the foll owing jokes have something in common. Can you guess the comm on them e or category ? Isa: What did the ice-cream cone say to the newspap er reporter ? Ike: “What’ s the scoop?” TM Mighty Funny’ s Mini Jokes Imelda : What job requires a loud voice? Ivy: The ice-scream man! from The Mini Page 2015 Universal Uclick Mi ni Sp y Min i Sp y lov es to play hocke y. See if you can find : heart pig’s face bowl ice cream cone ruler book horse’s head net bucket ladder word MINI bird arrow peanut question mark saw needle letter A letter E pencil TM from The Mini Page 2015 Univ ersal Uclic k You’ll need: What to do: 1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees . Coat a large baking sheet with cookin g spray. 2. Arra nge potat o wedge s on the sheet , then spray them wit h cooking spray. 3. Season with salt and pepper , then sprinkl e with parme san. You will need an adult’ s help with this recipe. Adapted from “T he Robin Ta kes 5 Cookbook fo r Busy Fa milies” with permission from Andrews McMeel Publishing ( TM Ro ok ie Co ok ie ’s Reci pe Parm esan Fries from The Mini Page 2015 Univers al Uclick Meet Cathy & Marcy Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer form a duo of singers, songwriters , musicians, yodelers and producers . They have won two Grammy Awards and were the 2006 Grand Prize winners in the John Lennon Songwri ting Contest. Cathy plays the banjo, guitar , mandolin and fiddle. She teaches at music camps and loves to ride her bike and hike. She suppo rts several chari ties concerni ng the environment , the arts and nonviole nce. Marcy plays the guitar, banjo, mandolin, bouzo uki, hammer ed dulcim er, Latin percussi on, pennywh istle, flutes and ukulele. She teaches at music camps and online. She also tours with another band. Marcy supports several charities involved with the arts. She volunt eers her performances at senior cen te rs an d classro oms. She loves astron omy, bike riding and woodwork ing. photo by Sara R. Coats Marcy (left) and Cathy from The Mini Page 2015 Univers al Uclick Jo hn Tavare s has been a gifted hock ey player for years. At age 14, he was allowed to participa te in a Canadi an junior leagu e a full year ahead of schedule after being professional hocke y, he broke a 33-year-o ld junior hockey record with 215 caree r goals. The New Yor k Isla nders sele cted John as the fi rst overall pick in th e 2009 Na ti o nal Ho ckey Lea gue Entry Draft at ag e 19 as a ce nter-fo rward . Four yea rs la ter , he wa s na med th e Is l an de rs ’ capt ain. Joh n was als o a me mb er of th e go ld me dal-wi nnin g Canad ian natio nal hockey team at the 2014 Wi n te r Ol y mp ics in So ch i, Jap an. How ever, a kne e in jury in the Olym pic quar terf inals ended his entire sea son . Through the Islanders’ first 57 games this season , the all-star Tavares had 56 points (27 goals, 29 assis ts) and helped to put his team atop the NHL’s Metropolit an Division. TM Jo hn Ta var e s Gus Goodsp ort’ s Supersp ort Height: 6-1 Age: 24 Hometown: Mississa uga, Ontario, Canada from The Mini Page 2015 Universal Uclick Understanding Hockey Pl ease inclu de all of the appro priat e regis tered tra dem ark sym bols and copyr ight lines in any publ ication of The Mini Page . The Mi ni Page S taff Be tt y De bna m Fo undi ng Ed itor an d Edi tor at La rge Lisa T ar ry Ma nag ing Edi to r Lu cy Li en Assoc iat e Ed it or Wendy Da ley Art is t The Mini Page thanks Jayson Hron, manager of youth communications for USA Hockey, for help with this issue. Next week, The Mini Page learns all about wolves. The team s Two teams pla y against eac h other in an ice hoc key matc h. Eac h team has six pla yers on the ice at one time , inc luding one who is the goalt ender , or “goali e. ” Th e other five pla yers are position pla yers , or skaters — three are forwards and two are defens emen . Fo rw ards do most of the scoring , while defensemen try to stop the other team’ s forw ards . Am ong the three forw ards , one is the center , while the others are wings , one on the left and one on the right. Eac h grou p of forw ards is called a line . Ev er y pla yer is activ e, sk atin g up and down the ice , and they can get extreme ly ti red. Ra ther tha n sub sti tut e indiv idu al pla ye rs , forw ards and defense men come in and out of the game as a line or pair , call ed a lin e chang e . Ice hockey is played on a large sheet of ice called a “rink” or “h oc key ri nk ” that is surrounde d by walls. Tall panels of safety glass surroun d the pla yi ng are a to prot ect th e spectato rs from flyin g pucks . The hock ey rink is separa ted into three differ ent zones by line s painte d on the ice. The se lines and zones are import ant to how the spor t is play ed. Blue lines ind icate the offens ive and defen si ve zone s. The are a betwee n the blue lines is called the neutra l zone. The othe r lines on a hocke y rink are the center lin e, or red line, and the goal lines . The puck must enter the offens ive zone before the attac king team’s players. Otherwise, the team is said to be “offside,” and play is stopped. Once the puck is in the offensive zone, it must stay there. If it is hit out of the zone past the blue line, the attacking players must leave the zone before the puck can be played in again . The pe nal tie s Most hock ey games have thr ee referees wh ose job is to make sur e the game is pla yed fair ly. They may call pla yers for penalt ies , or bre aking the rules . When a playe r is sent to the penal ty box, the team must play short handed , or witho ut one player. The other team is then on a power play — a one-player advantage. A hockey game begins in the rink’s center circle with the faceoff — a oneon-one competition to control the puck. Faceoffs occur anytime play is stopped, including for goals, penalties or when the puck is hit out of the rink. The Stanley Cup is awarded each year to the NHL champion. From 1893 to 1927, it was given to the top amateur or professional team in North America. photo courtesy National Hockey League Getti ng star ted You can play hockey anywhere! You need only a hocke y stick , a puck or ball and a flat surfa ce, such as a tennis court, gym floor or driveway . Playing hockey is a great way to meet new frie nds and learn new skills, such as skating, handlin g the stick, passing and shooting. It’s the fastest team sport, and it’s good exerc ise. “Another terrific thing abou t hocke y is that great playe rs come in all shapes and sizes. You don’t need to be super tall or supe r big Hockey offi cial.


NATION & WORLD Monday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page A5 Tr ade in yo ur Ne ws Her ald ne wspape r tube fo r a shiny br and ne w one! Give your curb appeal a f acelift with a new tube fr om The Ne ws Herald Stop by the News Herald at 501 We st 11th anytime between 8am 5pm Yo ur current tube must be three years old, or older to ex change . Get them while supplies last! Get them while supplies last! Singapore founder Lee Kuan Yew dies at 91 SINGAPORE (AP) — Lee Kuan Yew, who founded modern Singapore and was both feared for his authoritarian tactics and admired for turning the city-state into one of the world’s richest nations, died Monday, the government said. He was 91. Lee was admitted to Singapore General Hospital on Feb. 5 for severe pneumonia and was later put on life support. The Prime Minister’s Office said Lee “passed away peacefully” at the hospital at 3:18 a.m. Monday. The country’s first and longest-serving prime minister, Lee guided Singapore through a traumatic split with Malaysia in 1965 and helped transform what was then a sleepy port city into a global trade and finance center. He stepped aside and handed over leadership of the ruling party, and the country, to a younger generation in 1990. Still, he remained an influential behindthe-scenes figure for many more years until his health deteriorated. “In the end, my greatest satisfaction in life comes from the fact that I have spent years gathering support, mustering the will to make this place meritocratic, corruption-free and equal for all races — and that it will endure beyond me, as it has,” Lee said in his 2013 book, “One Man’s View of the World.” LEE KUAN YEW FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The roar of mammoth Air Force bombers and tanker planes long has been silenced at the Grand Forks Air Force Base, but backers of the nation’s first unmanned aircraft business park say the drones are creating a buzz. Construction on the Grand Sky grounds likely won’t begin until May, but national and international companies are jockeying for position in the 1.2 million-square-foot park that sits near the former alert pad where bombers and tankers were poised for takeoff on a moment’s notice. North Dakota is one six sites around the country testing unmanned aircraft, for which some Americans have lingering concerns about privacy and safety. The new park’s tenants are likely to be researching and developing drones for a host of applications — farming, law enforcement, energy, infrastructure management, public safety, coastal security, military training, search and rescue and disaster response. Defense technology giant Northrop Grumman, based in Falls Church, Va., already has signed a letter of intent to anchor the park and more big names are likely to follow suit, Grand Sky Development President Tom Swoyer said. He added he met with representatives from two prospective companies last week, including a “household name in the unmanned system industry” that he would not identify. “Companies in the industry are starting to take notice,” Swoyer said. “We’re getting a lot of input.” One company looking to get into the ground floor of Grand Sky is Smart C2, a fledgling software business that picked North Dakota for its home base because of the state’s commitment to unmanned aircraft. Stuart Rudolph, company president and CEO, said the park will have all the key players in one space. “Grand Sky is going to be the melting pot,” Rudolph said. He noted other favorable factors, such as access to talent at the base, University of North Dakota aerospace school and a nearby technical school; government support; private equity financing and lots of airspace. The possibility of competitors locating under the same roof also is a good thing, Rudolph said. “This is too young of an industry to worry about your competition,” he said. “We’re investing in North Dakota because we think this is where the right people are going to come together to solve the problems of the United States.” Not everyone is as optimistic about the future of drones. An Associated Press poll conducted in December showed that 33 percent of Americans oppose using drones to monitor or spray crops, while another third support it. Only 27 percent favor using drones for aerial photography. AP PHOTOS University of North Dakota aviation student Logan Lass lifts a drone used in training at the school’s unmanned aircraft program in Grand Forks, N.D. At top , a radio-controlled drone flies during International Drone Day at an elementary school in Roseburg, Ore. Below , an RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft lands at Grand Forks Air Force Base. NEW YORK (AP) — An ultra-Orthodox Jewish community shattered by the deaths of seven siblings in a house fire carried out their funerals Sunday, a day after a hot plate left on for the Sabbath is believed to have sparked the fire that killed them. The tragedy had some neighborhood Jews reconsidering the practice of keeping hot plates on for the Sabbath, a common modern method of obeying tradition prohibiting use of fire on the holy day. The bodies of the children from the Sassoon family, ages 5 to 16, were being sent to Israel after the funeral for a prompt burial. Flames engulfed their two-story, brick-and-wood home in Brooklyn’s Midwood neighborhood early Saturday, likely after a hot plate left on a kitchen counter set off the fire that trapped the children and badly injured their mother and another sibling, investigators said. “They were so pure,” Gabriel Sassoon said of his children during a eulogy he delivered through sobs. “My wife, she came out fighting.” Both his surviving wife and a daughter — Gayle Sassoon and 14-year-old Siporah Sassoon — remained in critical condition on respirators. “My children were unbelievable. They were the best,” he said, calling them “angels.” The blaze killed three girls and four boys — all members of the neighborhood’s tight-knit community of ultraOrthodox Jews. Authorities identified the victims as girls Eliane, 16; Rivkah, 11; and Sara, 6; and boys David, 12; Yeshua, 10; Moshe, 8; and Yaakob, 5. Community mourns loss of 7 children, mulls tradition CREATING A BUZZ Nation’s first unmanned aircraft business park coming to North Dakota


Page A6 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 Viewpoints BILL D A Y | Cagle Cartoons I t has been an Iranian tradition since 1979 to end Friday prayers with chants of “Death to America!” In a purely rational world, that would be all one needed to know that Iran is not a reliable negotiating partner. Alas, we do not live in such a world. But there’s more evidence. Iran, according to our State Department, has been the chief exporter of terrorism for the last three decades. It has worked closely with alQaida, facilitating its attacks on America and our allies. Most of the Sept. 11 hijackers traveled through Iran with the help of the Iranian government. U.S. judges have ruled that Iran was an accomplice in the 1998 U.S. Embassy bombings in East Africa and the Sept. 11 attacks. During the Iraq war, Iran was responsible for numerous American deaths. And it’s not like any of this is ancient history. Indeed, in 2012, the Treasury Department designated the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence and Security as a major promoter of terrorism and violator of human rights. Right now, via its brutal proxies, Iran is manipulating events on the ground in four Arab capitals — Baghdad, Beirut, Damascus and Sanaa. Whatever success there has been against the Islamic State in Saddam Hussein’s hometown of Tikrit has been thanks to Iranian advisors operating in Iraq and the Shiite Muslim militias they control. On Sunday’s “Meet the Press,” retired Adm. Mike Mullen, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said he fears Iran more than Islamic State. So, obviously, the greatest villain in the world today is ... Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. He led the effort to get 46 other senators to sign a letter to the Iranian government explaining that any deal with Iran would require congressional approval. The New York Daily News branded them all “TRAITORS” on its front page. Isn’t it amazing how even vaguely questioning the patriotism of liberals is an outrage beyond the borders of acceptable debate, but branding 47 GOP senators “traitors” is treated as at least forgivable bombast? Retired Maj. Gen. Paul Eaton told the Washington Post they aren’t traitors, they’re merely “mutinous,” revealing Eaton’s shocking ignorance of our constitutional structure. Yes, Obama is the commander in chief of the armed forces, but he is not the commander in chief of the coequal legislative branch. Petitions are circling to have the senators carted off to jail under the Logan Act — which bars unauthorized citizens from negotiating with foreign governments — a ridiculously antiquated law that would never survive Supreme Court scrutiny today. Moreover, if the Logan Act were taken seriously, many of the lions of the Democratic Party, including Ted Kennedy, Patrick Leahy, Nancy Pelosi and Robert Byrd, would have ended their careers behind bars. Why, John Kerry could show Cotton around the federal penitentiary, given Kerry’s egregious meddling in Nicaragua during the Reagan administration. Now, I should say that I think the senators made a mistake. They should have written an open letter to President Obama. The Iranians would still have gotten the message, but the White House and the punditocracy would have found it more difficult to rationalize their insane hissy fit. And contrary to countless outlets reporting that the Republicans “sent” this letter to the ayatollahs, they didn’t send it anywhere. It was posted on Cotton’s website. The more important point here is that no one disagrees with the content of the letter because it is accurate. The White House had to admit that Cotton was right; the deal as it stands would be a “nonbinding” agreement. And, therefore, as the letter explains, “The next president could revoke such an executive agreement with the stroke of a pen.” (In fact, Obama did pretty much exactly that with an agreement struck between Israel and the United States about settlement growth in Palestinian territories.) This premature admission is politically inconvenient for the Obama administration because it wants to get the United Nations to approve the deal, making it a fait accompli. It hoped to get to that point without anyone noticing. The Cotton letter is not mutinous or traitorous or unconstitutional. It is inconvenient, and apparently being inconvenient in the age of Obama is all it takes to be called unpatriotic. The inconvenient truths in Tom Cotton’s letter Our V IEW L ETTERS PO LI C Y : Provide a daytime telephone number and home address for verication purposes. L etters may be edited for space, consistency and clarity. Please limit to 750 words. Send mail to Editor, P.O. Box 1940, Panama City, F L 32402; or email to 49 FORUM T his session, the Florida Legislature is making an unprecedented commitment to the stewardship of our natural resources by including the development of a broader water policy as a key priority in the shared House and Senate agenda. To the benefit of all Floridians, leaders starting with Gov. Rick Scott, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, House Speaker Steve Crisafulli and Senate President Andy Gardiner are working to solve Florida’s water challenges so that down the road, Florida’s fresh water supply remains clean, abundant and sustainable. Unfortunately, as the policy takes shape — especially in the Florida House, where it passed with bipartisan support — many in the environmental activist community as well as some newspaper editorial boards have attempted to undermine these efforts by spreading half-truths and in some cases, outright falsehoods. These attacks may make great headlines, but they don’t move the ball one iota as lawmakers seek to find common ground on the issue. Take for instance a recent newspaper editorial that inaccurately characterized the House’s water bill as a measure “masquerading as a sound policy for growth.” This sentiment completely ignores the current reality. Florida’s existing water policy doesn’t comprehensively address water resources and fails to consider the specific needs of different regions. Florida is projected to need an additional 1.3 billion gallons of water per day by 2030 to meet future demands. To help prevent this scenario, the House’s proposed water reform includes real solutions focused on growing Florida’s water supply. The House’s proposal has also been unfairly criticized for not addressing conservation. In reality, the bill provides the tools that will allow conservation to work without insisting on a onesize-fits-no-one approach. For example, in Central Florida, it requires the development of a joint regional water supply plan, which already has begun taking shape with the help of the region’s water management stakeholders. The water management districts have identified conservation goals for the plan and plan for some of the necessary long-term shortfalls to come from conservation. The plan also concluded, however, that much conservation had already been done in that region and that, therefore, opportunities for more conservation are limited. Florida already leads the country in its use of reclaimed water, an important form of conservation. Developing new supplies, rather than further conservation requirements, is therefore the logical approach. Opponents of the House water bill have tried to characterize the legislation as benefiting certain utilities when nothing could be further from the truth. There is nothing in the bill suggesting one local utility and its ratepayers will be responsible for paying the costs of developing water supplies of neighboring utilities. In fact, the Central Florida Water Initiative developed an extensive groundwater model to determine which utilities would need to develop alternative sources of supply. Furthermore, pitting “taxpayers” against “utilities” makes no sense. These utilities are local government entities whose rates are paid by the taxpayers. Unfortunately, some critics have attempted to unfairly paint the Florida House as a body indifferent to restoring Florida’s springs. But last year, it was the Florida House that initially proposed historic funding for springs restoration, ultimately leading to $30 million for the effort. The funding provided a substantial boost to efforts to preserve and protect some of Florida’s most precious water bodies. Finally, it’s simply dishonest to criticize the House water bill for something it isn’t. It’s a water policy bill, not a water spending bill. And like last year, the appropriate time to address springs restoration will be when the House and Senate propose a budget later during the Legislative Session. If you support cleaner water, a larger water supply, and more sensible water regulations, there’s a lot to like in the House water bill. But not if you choose to ignore the facts. People who care about making informed arguments can take heart: not everyone engaged in the water debate is slinging mud. Fortunately for all of us, leaders in Tallahassee are listening and carefully considering the facts. T OM F EE N E Y Feeney is the president and CEO of Associated Industries of Florida. He is the former Speaker of the Florida House and was a member of Congress from 2003 to 2009. Setting the record straight on water policy Tim Thompson, Publisher Mike Cazalas, Editor S. Brady Calhoun, Editorial Page Editor 747-5075 | @sbradycalhoun U.S. Congress Sen. Marco Rubio U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 Phone: 202-224-3041 Email: Sen. Bill Nelson U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 Phone: 202-224-5274 Email: Rep. Gwen Graham U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 850-785-0812 Email: Rep. Jeff Miller U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 202-225-4136 Email: Florida Legislature Gov. Rick Scott The Capitol Tallahassee, FL 32399 Phone: 850-488-4441 Email: Sen. Don Gaetz 4300 Legendary Drive, Suite 230 Destin, FL 32541 Phone: 1-866-450-4366 Email: Rep. Jay Trumbull P.O. Box 37 Panama City, FL 32402 Phone: 850-684-2050 Email: Rep. Marti Coley 3094 Indian Circle Marianna, FL 32446 455 Harrison Ave. Suite A Panama City, FL 32401 Phone: 850-718-0047 (Marianna office) Sen. Bill Montford 208 Senate Office Building 404 S. Monroe St., Room 210 Tallahassee, FL 323999 Phone: 850-487-5003 Sen. Greg Evers 598 N. Ferdon Blvd. Crestview, FL 32536 Phone: 850-595-0213 NEWS HERALD Should Florida officials be prevented from using the term Climate Change?Y E S: 92% NO: 8% OUR NEW QUESTION: Should The Life Center lose its tax exempt status? To respond, visit Jonah Goldberg Syndicated columnist Get INVOL VED! Math works for manatees T wo years ago, a record 830 manatees died in Florida, easily — and alarmingly — topping the previous high of 766 set in 2010. In February, the state set yet another manatee record — one that generates optimism about the creatures’ future. Officials announced Monday that 6,063 manatees were counted last month, almost 1,000 more than the previous high. The actual number of sea cows is somewhat larger, but experts can only count the ones they see. Warm weather on the counting days brought more manatees to the water’s surface, where they could be spotted and accounted for; colder periods send them into hiding. So some years with cooler temperatures will result in lower counts. Still, the high number is good news for an animal that is listed as endangered, and which during the winters of 2010-13 suffered terrible losses. During that time, Southwest Florida experienced the worst-ever recorded red tide that killed many manatees, and several others died mysteriously in the Indian River Lagoon. State and Central Florida governments have responded to the Indian River Lagoon crisis by crafting new environmental policies designed to reduce the amount of chemicals flushed into area waterways and springs through stormwater runoff. A healthier lagoon and springs can only help the manatee population. Last year, the state recorded only 371 manatee deaths. It’s impossible to determine how much of the improvement in the manatee population could be due to cyclical natural factors, but efforts to reduce man-made risks to the animals surely have contributed to their success. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering downlisting the manatee from endangered to threatened under the federal Endangered Species Act. The latest population numbers might warrant the change in status — but not a relaxation in the vigilance to keep these gentle creatures safe and healthy.


Monday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page A7 Reflections A weekly look at our past The Cove: Beautiful area, colorful past 1 YEAR AGO Panama City police arrest a Panama City man after nding three dogs, some rats, snakes and a parrot dead from starvation in a home he rented. Biodegradable stents could replace commonly used metal, pending a nationwide study in which Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart is participating. Two pedestrians, including a Panama City Beach Police captain, are seriously injured when a car runs into a wrecked car being removed from the scene of an earlier accident on U.S. 98. Steve and Julia Erben complete an 11month ocean voyage aboard their 42-foot boat, “Erben Renewal,” returning home to Panama City. After months of restoration, the Governor Stone comes home to St. Andrews Marina. A former Bay High School teacher is reprimanded for telling a disruptive student “everyone in the class hates you” and making other derogatory statements two years ago. 5 YEARS AGO Shaken by reports of rampant lawlessness over the weekend, the Panama City Beach City Council votes to widen the reach of its tough new special events ordinance by applying it to all beach events and requiring an extended 30-day waiting period before a permit is issued. A 19-year-old spring breaker from Georgia dies after falling ve stories from a motel balcony. Airport Authority Chairman Joe Tannehill takes the unusual step of moving out from behind the board members’ dais to renew his strong support for building a crosswind runway at the new airport under construction near West Bay. A suicidal Panama City man, age 23, hit hard by an SUV on Back Beach Road dies of his injuries. Deputies saw him step in front of traf c. The same troubled young man dangled from the 22nd oor of a Panama City Beach resort earlier in the year. After conducting a boat tour of Morrell Branch and Burnt Mill Creek, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection rejects claims by the St. Andrew Bay Resource Management Association that recent stormwater discharges from the construction site of the new airport are harming nearby marsh grasses. Unless the U.S. Senate acts, the Sallie Mae facility in Lynn Haven likely will start “immediate” layoffs because of health care legislation that keeps private loan providers from originating student loans. 10 YEARS AGO More than 75 Florida Army National Guard soldiers begin processing for deployment to Afghanistan. Troops from units in Pensacola, Tallahassee, Chipley, Bonifay and Panama City report to the 3rd Battalion, 124th Infantry headquarters on Lisenby Avenue in Panama City and are dispersed to stations for administrative processing and medical and dental screenings. State Rep. David Coley, R-Marianna, dies at a Tallahassee hospital of complications from liver cancer. Coley, 43, was diagnosed with a form of liver cancer in December, a month after easily winning the District 7 House seat. A Lynn Haven man remains hospitalized after dropping seven oors from scaffolding at a Panama City Beach construction site. Ann Moore is doing just ne. Never been better, she is fond of saying. She is happier, healthier and lled with more strength and vigor than some half her age as she celebrates her 100th birthday at the Mathison Retirement Center. Authorities hunt on Sunday and capture on Monday a 22-year-old Wisconsin man accused of shooting to death a decorated police sergeant during a traf c stop in Panama City Beach. Prosecutors formally charge Robert J. Bailey with rst-degree murder in the death of Panama City Beach Then ...... .... and now EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first of several articles on the Cove section of Panama City. With its many towering moss-draped oaks and spacious older homes overlooking the bay, Massalina Bayou and Watson Bayou, the Cove section of Panama City remains one of the most beautiful locations in this area. Like many other places in Florida, the Cove has its pirate stories. They tell of freebooters using Smack Bayou as their hideout and then sailing across the bay. After climbing the 40foot embankments of the Cove, they stashed their loot and marked these spots in ways identifiable to them. In the 1840s and 1850s, the wooded Cove section became a favorite of men from Marianna and Jackson County who loved to hunt deer, bear, fox, turkeys and other game while their families stayed in their summer residences at Old Town. During the Civil War, the St. Andrew Bay area became known for its salt making and blockade running. At times, blockade runners sought protection in Watson Bayou at the eastern edge of the Cove. On Jan. 22, 1864, Union forces captured the 60-ton schooner William A. Kain, carrying 57 bales of cotton, 2,626 pounds of tobacco and $10,000 in Confederate bonds. The vessel had been painted dark gray to blend in with the surroundings and was awaiting a moonless night to secretly sail down the bay to the safety of the open Gulf. Just before being captured, those on board reportedly tossed the pot of gold they were carrying into the head of the bayou. Although searchers dove in this location for many years, no one ever reported finding this treasure. Refugee camp Rebel troops often spent long hours spying on the extensive government wharf on Redfish Point across from the Cove section where the “government camps” were located. They served as the holding places for many refugees who journeyed to the Gulf shore to be under the protection of the federal government. Some joined the Northern side. A lone burial took place on the western side of the entrance to Watson Bayou. The remains of a sailor who died at sea were carried ashore by shipmates for burial. For many years, the point’s tallest tree marked the unknown seaman’s grave. Other unidentified burials took place by the Indian mounds lining the shore near the present Cove Condominiums. According to historical accounts, Bunker’s Cove took its name from Jonathan Bunker, a marine merchant in Freeport with a fleet of vessels that sailed the Gulf. In the late 1800s, homesteading became popular. During the five years required before obtaining a homestead, those acquiring these properties cut all the good timber then let the land revert back to the government. They especially sought and cut down cedar trees, which were used to make pencils during that period. Few older cedars remained in the Cove after that date. Pears and berries When the Cincinnati Land Company attracted thousands to the bay, William Glover took up a homestead on the eastern side of Watson Bayou. Glover planted several acres of LeConte and Keifer pear trees and hundreds of berry bushes. He named the location “Old Orchard,” for Maine’s famous Orchard Beach Resort. The Glover place became a popular spot for picnics and oyster roasts. The site at the upper end of Watson Bayou became known as “Mount Shasta.” D.H. Thomas, a friend of Glover, homesteaded on the western side of Watson Bayou. Together, these two men organized the Bay Horticultural Society in 1887. They met in the Cove and had a large following for several years. A Capt. Furstlue was reported as owning an attractive home along the Cove’s waterfront. He ran a successful mercantile business and owned a sawmill on Callaway Bayou until he stood trial for murder and agreed to go back North, never to return to this area. Cove ghosts In the 1890s, after the Cincinnati Company failed, a few squatters lived in the Cove section. When they encountered trouble earning a living, they abandoned their places. These dilapidated old structures served as the source for stories about ghosts in the Cove. With the exception of homes along East Beach Drive and the bayous, the Cove for the most part remained undeveloped, much the same as the forest across the bay around Redfish Point. Boaters used the Cove’s wooded slopes to build campfires and fry the fish they caught in the bay. At night, those camping here frequently heard the screams of panthers on the prowl. During the day, black bears could sometimes be seen swimming the bay and lumbering along the beaches. Some of the men living in that section walked to work at the Harrison Mill, located on the shores of the present Johnson Bayou. Workmen hand dug this channel, which was similar to the one that now runs under Beach Drive. They used it to float logs into the holding pond on a good tide. Hunters and Cove residents found game plentiful and often shot their limit of ducks and wild turkeys from their own back porches and yards. Some youngsters amused themselves by diving down to explore the old barge, known as the Bunker. Old-timers who fished the relic said it dated back to the Civil War period. The barge lay offshore a short distance up the bay from what’s now the Panama City Marina to near the present St Andrews Bay Yacht Club. Next week: H.L. Sudduth’s Arrival Reflections Marlene Womack Out of the Past The bridge over Watson Bayou is seen on Friday ANDREW WARDLOW The News Herald This image of the “Beach Drive” circa 1920 shows what is now U.S. 98 and the Watson Bayou Bridge, facing west toward the Cove neighborhood. PHOTO COURTESY OF BAY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY LOCAL HISTORY DEPARTMENT


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Business owner James Walker has yet to open his natural gas pump at 1607 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. because he had not received a merchant license for the city. He said the pump already has passed inspec tions. He plans to speak at the meeting Tuesday, which starts at 8 a.m. at City Hall, 9 Harrison Ave. “I want to work with the city and the county. Please don’t tie my hands,” he said. “I’ve been held up in red tape for about a month.” City Chief License Inspector Al Hester said the city is considering a 10 percent tax it normally institutes on utilities. State stat ute 366.02 differentiates between utilities and natural gas sold for vehicles. “We’re not giving him the runaround,” Hester said. “This is new territory.” Walker previously said he wanted to build a natural gas station for the city. The commission also will consider end ing the property tax exemption for Boyd Brothers at 425 E. 15th St. Boyd Brothers has been out of business in Panama City since the end of 2014. The net taxes from the property are estimated at $9,345. Congressional ROLL CALL WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress — Reps. Jeff Miller, R-Chumuckla, and Gwen Graham, D-Tallahassee, and Sens. Marco Rubio, R., and Bill Nelson, D. — voted on major issues in the week ending March 20. HOUSE EPA SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD: Voting 236 for and 181 against, the House on March 17 passed a Republican bill (HR 1029) to reshape the Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board to make it more industry-friendly and less dependent on the views of academic scientists. The board’s mission is to provide independent evaluations of the scientific analyses upon which the EPA bases its regulations, with its 52 members chosen by the EPA administrator and serving without pay. This bill would reduce the number of academic seats on the board while expanding corporate membership; permit experts with financial ties to EPAregulated industries to serve if they disclose their conflictsof-interest; give state, local and tribal governments a guaranteed number of seats and add hurdles that would delay EPA’s rulemaking process. A yes vote was to send the bill to the Senate, where it may face a 60-vote hurdle. Voting yes: Jeff Miller Voting no: Gwen Graham ASSOCIATION WITH ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES: Voting 179 for and 237 against, the House on March 17 defeated a Democratic bid to deny Science Advisory Board membership to scientists whose main source of research funding comes from individuals or corporations convicted of major environmental crimes. This motion to HR 1029 specified crimes such as the discharge of toxic materials into drinking water, “refusal to clean up Superfund waste sites or ... the release of air pollutants that endanger human health and safety.” A yes vote was to adopt the motion, which, had it prevailed, would have immediately amended the bill. Voting yes: Graham Voting no: Miller ‘SECRET SCIENCE’ AND THE ENVIRONMENT: Voting 241 for and 175 against, the House on March 18 passed a Republican bill (HR 1030) that would nullify specific rulemakings by the Environmental Protection Agency unless all data from underlying research — including confidential health information about participants — has been made public so that the studies could be independently replicated. Republicans said the bill would promote much-needed transparency at the EPA, while Democrats said it would roll back environmental protection because health studies depend on protecting the privacy rights of participants. Democrats said the bill’s targets include studies by the American Cancer Society and Harvard University that link air pollution to human health and underpin the EPA’s administration of the Clean Air Act. A yes vote was to send the bill to the Senate, where it may face a 60-vote hurdle. Voting yes: Miller Voting no: Graham PEER-REVIEWED ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Voting 184 for and 231 against, the House on March 18 defeated a Democratic amendment to HR 1030 that would continue peer review as the Environmental Protection Agency’s standard for validating the scientific studies upon which its regulations are based. By contrast, the underlying bill regards peer review as less important than transparency of data in evaluating environmental science. In the scientific community, peer review is a discipline in which new research is accepted as credible only after it has been evaluated and verified by experts in the same field. A yes vote was to adopt an amendment in behalf of peer review. Voting yes: Graham Voting no: Miller DISPUTE OVER UNION ELECTIONS: Voting 232 for and 186 against, the House on March 19 approved a Republican resolution (SJ Res 8) that would kill a new National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) rule compressing the time between the filing of a union-organizing petition and the vote on whether to unionize. Set to take effect April 14, the rule bars litigation intended mainly to delay elections and allows forms to be filed electronically with the NLRB during the election process instead of only by regular mail. In addition, the rule requires employers to provide organizers with workers’ email addresses and cell-phone numbers, going beyond the present requirement to provide only names and home addresses. A yes vote was to send the resolution to President Obama, who is expected to veto it. Voting yes: Miller Voting no: Graham SENATE SEX TRAFFICKING, ABORTION FUNDING: Voting 56 for and 42 against, the Senate on March 19 failed to reach 60 votes needed to end Democratic blockage of a bill (S 178) that would combat sex trafficking while putting limits on abortion funding for its victims. The bill would prohibit its proposed Domestic Trafficking Victims’ Fund from being used to pay for abortions except in extreme instances. Because the fund is to be privately financed by fines and penalties on convicted sex predators, the bill would expand the so-called “Hyde Amendment,” which bars the use of taxpayer (not private) funds to finance abortions except in cases of rape or incest or to save the life of the mother. While Republican supporters called the limits routine, Democratic foes saw them as especially harsh on teenage trafficking victims. The bill would also expand the Hyde Amendment by making it a permanent fixture of the proposed anti-trafficking law. Throughout its 39 years as a rare example of congressional consensus on abortion, the Hyde Amendment has been enacted year-to-year rather than made permanent. A yes vote was to advance the bill. Voting yes: Rubio Voting no: Nelson Cruz to launch 2016 presidential campaign today WASHINGTON (AP) — Texas Repub lican Sen. Ted Cruz will become the first major candidate for president when he launches his campaign today, kicking off what’s expected to be a rush over the next few weeks of more than a dozen White House hopefuls into the 2016 campaign. Cruz will formally get into the race dur ing a morning speech at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. It’s a fitting setting for Cruz, a 44-year-old tea party darling whose entry into the 2016 campaign drew cheers Sunday among fellow conservatives. “The official Republican pool of can didates will take a quantum leap forward with his announcement tomorrow,” said Amy Kremer, the former head of the Tea Party Express. Cruz’s announcement, she said, “will excite the base in a way we haven’t seen in years.” Though Cruz is the first Republican to declare his candidacy, he is all but certain to be followed by several big names in the GOP, including former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and two Senate colleagues, Kentucky’s Rand Paul and Florida’s Marco Rubio. “Cruz is going to make it tough for all of the candidates who are fighting to emerge as the champion of the anti-establishment wing of the party,” said GOP strategist Kevin Madden. “That is starting to look like quite a scrum where lots of candidates will be throwing some sharp elbows.” T ED C RU Z


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 Section B Local & State panamacitynewsherald Twitter: @The_News_Herald PANAMA CITY NEWS HERALD MONDAY March 23, 2015 Parker bans new accessory dwelling units By BEN KLEINE 522-5114 | @BenKleinepcnh PARKER — Officials have approved new land development regulations for the city. The Parker City Council adopted the ordinance Tuesday, and the biggest change was to accessory dwelling units. New, free-standing accessory units are now prohibited within residential areas, although any existing structures are grand fathered in. City Clerk Nancy Row ell said the primary reason for this change was the possibility of resi dents renting out units originally intended for family members as a way to circumvent density require ments in the city’s zoning code. For instance, Planning Board Member Danny Oliver has an accessory dwelling unit he built for his son. Residents still will have the ability to add on to their house or make interior alterations, but the house will need to meet setback and other lot requirements, Rowell said. “Why do we care to regulate how big the house is?” Rowell said of the consideration. Councilman John Haney voted against the land development regu lation changes because he felt the change to accessory dwelling units infringed on the rights of property owners. Rowell said residents will be able to apply for a zoning change, but compatibility with surrounding uses will be considered. The council also matched the comprehensive plan and develop ment regulations with mixed-use and light commercial. Commercial was included in the definition of mixed use. Certain businesses that are loud or smelly are prohibited: automobile services, skating rinks, bowling alleys and manufactured home repair shops, for instance. Photos by A NDRE W WARDLO W | The News Herald From left, Shannon Bruzek, Amber Armstrong and Tess Best share a laugh while waiting in line during the cash mob event at Floriopolis in St. Andrews on Friday. Below, happy shoppers depart Floriopolis. Bottom, the back side of a framed certificate is signed by cash mob participants before being presented to Floriopolis. PAYING IT FORWARD By VALERIE GARMAN 747-5076 | @valeriegarman PANAMA CITY — A group of local business owners paid it forward Fri day, surprising the operator of a St. Andrews art studio and gallery with a “cash mob.” Every month, a group known as the Loyal to Local Cash Mob surprises a different Bay County business by assembling a large group to make pur chases or donations. “It’s local people wanting to help out their community getting together and mobbing a local business,” said Kristi Kirkland, who launched the effort about two years ago. “They just need that little boost from the community. It’s just to remind people to get back to supporting local businesses.” Kirkland, the owner of Answer Mar keting in Panama City, came up with the idea after stumbling upon informa tion about a cash mob event in Illinois while doing research for a client. “At the time, flash mobs were the thing,” she said. “I thought it would be a really great way for us to get back in the community at some of these little, hole-in-the-wall businesses we some times forget about.” Mobbed businesses are chosen through a nomination process by the group, which puts an emphasis on businesses and organizations that give back to the community. Chosen businesses are kept a secret until the event takes place to be sure the cash mob comes as a surprise. Kirkland said the group chose Floriopolis on Friday based on its Local ‘cash mob’ supports small businesses in Panama City By AMANDA BANKS 522-5118 |@pcnhamanda PANAMA CITY — An annual high school homage is coming up as a local organization prepares for its biggest fundraiser of the year. The Boys and Girls Club of Bay County, which provides after-school and summer care and enrichment programs for disadvantaged children, will pres ent its Sixth Annual Sec ond Chance Prom on April 4 at Boardwalk Beach Resort. “What it is is a do-over for adults. If you didn’t get to go to prom, if you didn’t like your prom, if you had so much fun at your prom that you want to do it again, we offer that chance,” said Kel lie Mitchum, executive assistant and development director for the Boys and Girls Club of Bay County. The event will feature dinner, dancing, games, a silent auction and live entertainment by Lucky Town, Mitchum said. A prom king and queen also will be named. Mitchum said there are several candidates from local businesses in the run ning. They are out fundraising for the clubs, and the pair that brings in the most money will take the crowns. According to Mitchum, the compe tition is close, with the candidates “neck-and-neck” for now. “This is where most of our funds come in from our community each year to allow us to keep the doors open for the kids,” Mitchum said. Individual tickets for the event are $70 each, and tables are $500 for eight seats or $275 for four seats. To purchase tickets or for more informa tion, contact the Boys and Girls Club of Bay County at 763-2076. WHO: Boys and Girls Club of Bay County WHAT: Second Chance Prom WHERE: Boardwalk Beach Resort, 9450 S. Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach WHEN: April 4, 6:30 p.m WANT T O GO ? You’re never too late for prom Boys & Girls Club to hold ‘Second Chance’ April 4 Partly sunny. What’s up with that? We don’t want partly mister we want full on sun. We have license plates in your honor. Sunshine State. The folks in Panama City Beach should have the courage of Ft. Lauderdale in banning Spring Break. I vote for banning open alcohol containers on the beach, sleeping in cars on the beach and parking overnight on the beach...just do it. EMS is used a lot during spring break. That may be so, but isn’t that their job? Some talk like SB’s don’t deserve treatment! So spring break is banned, then what? Will no visitors be allowed to come here? Is that the plan? Stay stuck in the last century forever! Spring is here. I’m so excited I wet my plants. Businesses continue to move out of Panama City and their response is to propose more “restrictions” to impede businesses. “Raise Tax Revenues” to cover ambulance deficit? Bay County leaders must make better decisions. Privatize this service ASAP. I’m voting out county commissioners next time even if it’s a democrat. Making me pay full ride on ambulance when I have insurance! Burning your trash in PCB is illegal. Stop so we can breathe! Think about your neighbors. The church hymnal should be re-“choir”-ed reading. Go in & ask the Verizon Store how many phones are reported stolen each day, that’ll give you a minor crime report. The number is outrageous. It is a conflict of interest for beach business people to hold PCB city office. It’s like the fox guarding the hen house. Gulf Power. They may have the power but not over me. I have the power of my purse and they won’t get a penny until their power is rescinded. They’ve reopened the case on humpty dumpty. New evidence has come to light that he was pushed & didn’t just fall. Will they crack the case? SEE CASH MOB | B2


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Freed om Medical Cl inic volunteer efforts to support artists in the community. “All of the little things they do for the artists in the area, we thought it would be nice to let them know we appreciate their efforts,” she said. Heather Parker, who operates Floriopolis, described Friday’s cash mob as “super.” “The more people that know about us the better,” she said. “It’s fantastic.” Floriopolis, which cel ebrated its one-year anni versary in January, is a nonprofit community art center and gallery, with works from more than 100 artists on display. The center also offers classes, workshops and other artrelated events throughout the week. “Every piece is made by a local artist,” Parker said. “We’re a nonprofit, so everything goes back into the center.” Cash mob participant Teresa Holley said the Loyal to Local group eas ily can relate because they are all small business own ers themselves. Holley, the owner of Tradebank in Panama City, said the mob often provides a big enough boost to help busi nesses get ahead. “Usually in one day, it can pay their rent for a whole month,” Holley said. “It’s all about paying it forward.” 6 a.m Noon 6 p.m Low Hazard Medium Hazard High Hazard Water closed to public Dangerous Marine Life High Low 72/54 75/57 76/52 73/55 73/56 75/51 72/53 73/51 71/52 60/42 75/51 73/51 78/54 77/56 80/59 79/55 78/55 75/57 74/59 77/62 79/60 71/50 Nice with partial sunshine A t-storm in spots in the afternoon Partly sunny A couple of t-storms; not as warm 75 67 73 69 57 Winds: E 6-12 mph Winds: SE 6-12 mph Winds: WSW 7-14 mph Winds: N 8-16 mph Winds: W 6-12 mph Blountstown 11.93 ft. 15 ft. Caryville 5.97 ft. 12 ft. Clairborne 33.88 ft. 42 ft. Century 6.67 ft. 17 ft. Coffeeville, AL 17.77 ft. 29 ft. Through 7 a.m. Sun. Apalachicola 7:27a 12:51a 6:09p 12:46p Destin 12:48p 11:08p ----West Pass 7:00a 12:24a 5:42p 12:19p Panama City 12:24p 10:31p ----Port St. Joe 12:15p 9:57p ----Okaloosa Island 11:21a 10:14p ----Milton 3:01p ------East Bay 2:05p ------Pensacola 1:21p 11:42p ----Fishing Bend 2:02p ------The Narrows 2:58p 1:02a ----Carrabelle 6:02a 10:33a 4:44p 11:29p Forecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. 15 First Full Last New Mar 27 Apr 4 Apr 11 Apr 18 Sunrise today ........... 6:43 a.m. Sunset tonight .......... 6:55 p.m. Moonrise today ........ 9:08 a.m. Moonset today ....... 10:46 p.m. Today Tue. Today Tue. Clearwater 79/63/t 80/65/pc Daytona Beach 77/63/t 81/67/pc Ft. 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Seas 1-3 feet. Visibility less than 2 miles at times in showers and thunderstorms. Tomorrow: Wind from the east-northeast at 8-16 knots. Seas 1-3 feet. Visibility generally unrestricted. Mostly cloudy today with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm. Winds north-northeast 6-12 mph. Mostly cloudy and breezy tonight. High/low ......................... 77/65 Last year's High/low ...... 74/58 Normal high/low ............. 73/52 Record high ............. 82 (1982) Record low ............... 31 (1996) 24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date .................. 0.92" Normal month to date ...... 4.08" Year to date ..................... 9.42" Normal year to date ....... 14.08" Average humidity .............. 94% through 4 p.m. yesterday High/low ......................... 73/68 Last year's High/low ...... 71/62 Normal high/low ............. 70/55 Record high ............. 87 (1982) Record low ............... 25 (1960) 24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.67" Month to date ................... 1.05" Normal month to date ...... 3.97" Year to date ...................... 7.43" Normal year to date ....... 14.34" Average humidity .............. 94% 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 CASH MOB from Page B1 HEAT H ER LEI PH ART | The News Herald Spring breakers compete in a slip-n-slide contest in Panama City Beach on Saturday. See more photos from Spring Break 2015 at SLIP SLIDIN’ AWAY


LOCA L & STATE Monday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page B3 TODAY SPRING BRE A K C A MP: March 23-24 at the Science and Discovery Center, 308 Airport Road, Panama City. Campers explore life science through hands-on experiments and adventures on the center 13-acre campus. Details and registration: 769-6128 or B AY C O UNT Y F A RMERS M A RKET: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bay County Fairgrounds, 2230 E. 15th St., Panama City. Open six days a week through Aug. 15. Details: Bob Johnson, 258-2585 AA RP T A XA I D E PR O GR A M: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Panama City Beach Public Library, 12500 Hutchison Ave., Panama City Beach. Free tax preparation, counseling and electronic filing for middle to low income taxpayers. Bring 2013 tax return, 2014 forms, SS cards, ID, health care forms and checkbook. Details: Elaine, 708-1060 VIT A : 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at A.D. Harris Learning Village, 819 E. 11th St., Panama City. The IRS-sanctioned program can prepare 2014 tax returns for those who earned $60,000 or less in 2014. Details: 628-4775 AD VENTURES IN A L Y S: 10-10:30 a.m. at Fonville Press in Alys Beach. Free admission. Seaside Repertory actors create a new, one-of-a-kind story with the audience, and maybe even join in the stories yourselves. Details: B AY B OO MERS A CTIVIT Y PR O GR A M: 1-4 p.m. at the Bay County Council on Aging, 1116 Frankford Ave., Panama City. Learn to play Mexican Train Dominoes and hand and foot card games. Details: Robin Khalidy at 7693468 ENGLISH A S A SEC O N D L A NGU A GE: 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bay County Public Library, 898 W. 11th St., Panama City. Level 3 (Advanced) conversation class. Details: 522-2100, NWRLS. com ST O RIES B Y THE SE A : 3:30-4 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Seaside Lyceum Archway. Free admission. Repertory actors present an interactive, one-of-a-kind storytelling experience for children of all ages. Details: IRISH STEP DA NCE: 4 p.m. at CityArts Cooperative, 318 Luverne Ave. with Teresa Kane. Details: 769-0608, ‘THE C O MME D I A R O BIN H OOD ’: 5 p.m. each Monday through April 13 at the Seaside Amphitheatre. Tickets: Free; sponsored by the Seaside Merchants. Details: ME D IT A TI O N & CHI TR A INING CL A SS: 6:15-7:15 p.m. at The Zen Center, 3901 W. County 390 next to Dragon Dojo Martial Arts, with Brother Monk Dorje Jangbu Bodhisattva. Details: 248-8997 DO WNT O WN A RCH A E O L O GIC A L D IG: 7 p.m. at the Bay County Public Library, 898 W. 11th St., Panama City. Jason Wenzel, asssistant professor at Gulf Coast State College, will present an update of the archaeological dig and discoveries from the old hotel site on Beach Drive. Sponsor: Historical Society of Bay County. Open to the public. Light refreshments willl be served. Details: call Bob Hurst at 785-6184, Glenda Walters at 832-0840, or visit P A N A M A CIT Y B O P A N D SH A G CLUB: 7-7:30 p.m. social dance lessons followed by open dance until 9 p.m. at Grand Square Hall, 1105 Bob Little Road, Panama City. Details: Gloria, 234-5605, or Barbara, 319-9751 HE AD B A NG F O R THE HIGHW AY B A TTLE O F THE B A N D S: 8 p.m. at A&M Theatre, 563 Harrison Ave., Panama City. Competing bands: I Built This Field All By Myself With No Help, Injuries, Projections, xBRUTALCOREx, Trust But Verify, The Offer, and Koffity. Admission: $15 in advance for two-day pass (availble at Leitz Music downtown) or $20 at the door; $12 for one-day pass. Non-competing bands: Fire From the Gods, and Backhoe Band. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Charles Edward “Chuck” Tolbert of Lynn Haven, Fla., passed away at his home on March 15th, 2015. He was born on Oct. 18th, 1947, in Atlanta, Ga. Although he was a Southern boy at heart, he spent many years in the wine country of Sonoma, Calif., when he returned from serving his country in Vietnam. He is survived by his three children, Amie, Brian and Graham; his sister, Susan; the Sweatman family and his beloved dog, Romeo. Chuck had a successful career in real estate and had many passions including working out, playing the guitar, his many dogs over the years and quality time with his family. His wishes were to have his ashes spread in the Russian River in Northern California where he spent many happy days with his children. He lived life to the fullest and often expressed that this was his heaven on Earth. Charles Edward Tolbert 1947 – 2015 CHARLES TOLBERT Gerald Wayne D avis Gerald Wayne Davis, 72, a lifelong resident of Bay County, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, March 21. Jerry retired from Chevron Oil Company and worked for Bay County School Board for eight years. He is survived by Patsy, his wife of 51 years; a son, Troy, of Dothan, Ala.; daughter, Melanie Pearce, of Covington, Ga.; son, Wesley, of Clarksville, Fla. and a son, Ashley, of Bayou George, Fla. Also included are 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A viewing will be held at Brock’s Funeral Home on Monday, March 23, from 11 a.m to noon followed by a Graveside Service at Evergreen Cemetery at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Emerald Coast Hospice in memory of Gerald Davis. Mary A llen Earley Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Allen Earley, 86, of Port St. Joe, Fla., will be Monday, March 23, 2015, 3 p.m. EDT at Long Avenue Baptist Church. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. Southerland Family Funeral Home, Port St. Joe is in charge of arrangements. Mary A lice Taylor Gillam Mary Alice Taylor Gillam, of Daytona Beach, Fla., died Thursday, March 19, 2015. A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m., Monday, March 23, 2015, in the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at Sybil C. Taylor 1944 – 2015 Ms. Sybil C. Taylor, 70, of Panama City, Fla., passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Calvin Reynolds officiating. A visitation will be held at 3 p.m., prior to the service. Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at Vernell Eugene A rmstrong Vernell Eugene Armstrong, 81, of Bay Harbour, Fla., died Saturday, March 21, 2015. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at First Pentecostal Church with visitation from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Arrangements by Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Cemeteries. Louise Joy Mc D avitt Cleckley Louise Joy McDavitt Cleckley, 85 of Greenhead, Fla., passed away on Saturday March 21, 2015. Born June 11, 1929, in Monticello, Ill., she was preceded in death by husband James Robert Cleckley (56) and son Michael. She is survived by sons Steve and William Cleckley; his wife Mary and daughter Connie Nabholz. She leaves behind 5 grandchildren, 2 stepgrandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. A private family service is planned whereby the ashes of both Louise and her late husband will be spread near the family estate. Mary Calhoun D orman Mary Calhoun Dorman, 80, of Panama City, Fla., died Friday, March 20, 2015. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 10:30-11 a.m. prior to the service at the cemetery. Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. D ella Ruth Skipper Della Ruth Skipper died March 18, 2015. Her funeral will be held at Wilson Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 23, with the viewing one hour prior to the service. She will be buried at Oakland Cemetery. Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Glenadore Isabelle O akes Glenadore Isabelle Oakes, 87, of Panama City Beach, Fla., died Friday, March 20, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, in the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at West Bay Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 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. Online guest books View today’s obituaries and sign the online guest books of your loved ones at DEATHS & FUNERALS Franklin County teacher fired for computer misconduct By DA VI D AD LERSTEIN 653-8894 | @ApalachTimes A P A L A CHIC O L A — The Frank lin County School Board has fired a veteran teacher who the super intendent said committed a series of violations related to computer use in his classroom. By unanimous vote at a spe cial meeting March 12, the board approved Superintendent Nina Marks’ recommendation to termi nate for cause David Meyer, who handled information technology (IT) for the district before being returned to the classroom two years ago. According to a March 4 petition for dismissal, Meyer, a teacher employed under a professional services contract often known as “tenure,” violated several rules of conduct relating to the Inter net, including “unauthorized sites, pornography, unauthorized equipment, refusing to follow directives, allowing unauthorized student access, and representing an unwarranted risk of viruses and disruption of the district’s network.” In a Feb. 23 letter, Marks cited sections of School Board policy relating to “conduct unbecoming of an employee,” which she said include “immorality, incompe tency, gross insubordination and other actions which substantially impair the effectiveness of the employee.” “It’s sad for someone who has served for so many years, and his family, for something like this to take place,” said School Board Member Teresa Ann Martin. “We have policies and we have pro cedures, and we have to act on them.” Marks initially made her recommendation at the March 5 regular meeting, but after a lengthy discussion among School Board Attorney Barbara Sanders, Marks’ attorney Bob Harris, and the attorney hired by the teach ers union to defend Meyer, Ron Stowers, it was agreed to wait a week to give Marks and Meyer an opportunity to conduct the predetermination hearing required under the collective bargaining agreement. Meyer then was sus pended with pay as he awaited the board’s decision. On the advice of his attorney, Meyer did not attend either of the two School Board meetings. Tony Gentile, a field staffer with the Florida Education Association, was the only person at the meet ing who spoke in Meyer’s defense, indicating from the audience he opposed termination. Stowers said the decision not to defend Meyer before the board was not an admission of guilt; law yers plan a vigorous defense when the time comes to conduct a full hearing and an airing of the facts surrounding the case. He said Meyer has left open the options of either going to the Division of Administrative Hear ings in Tallahassee, or to arbitra tion, and that a decision would be made soon. Meyer, a 24-year veteran teacher who now instructs three students as part of an alterna tive education program for those with discipline issues, has tried to adapt to a challenging situation, Stowers said. The attorney said Meyer brought in his personal computer because the school’s equipment was damaged. “Keyboards were broken, one laptop was hooked up to a microscope, and the other one was used because there was dam age to a computer,” Stowers said. “Instead of having it fixed, he tried to impress on students that they shouldn’t damage equipment.” Stowers said he has yet to see what movies or software are alleged to have been pirated. “There are some leaps made in there as to why things were on the computer,” he said. Stowers said it appears one of the students, outside of Meyer’s view, downloaded the graphic materials in rapid succession. The lawyer also defended Mey er’s having materials relating to hacking, because running the IT program had been his former job within the district. “That doesn’t mean just because you change jobs you lose interest in the things you’re inter ested in,” Stowers said. “People want to keep abreast of the stuff that’s out there.” DA VI D AD LERSTEIN | The Times Robert Harris, left, attorney for Superintendent Nina Marks, and Ron Stowers, attorney representing David Meyer, confer with School Board Attorney Barbara Sanders at a March 5 meeting in Franklin County. On the advice of his attorney, Meyer did not attend the board meeting. What’s HA PP EN I N G 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 events to WHAT’S HAPPENING DEADLINES Florida man charged with fraud after faking death J A CKS O NVILLE — A Jacksonville businessman reported dead two years ago in Venezuela was arrested in North Carolina on alleged fraud charges Saturday after his life insurance companies filed a lawsuit alleging he was alive and they shouldn’t be making payments. Details of the charges against 62-year-old Jose Lan tigua are unclear. But Saturday’s arrest ends two years of speculation about whether the former furniture store owner had faked an illness in 2013 while vacationing in Venezuela, leaving his business millions of dollars in debt. His life insurance companies thought they were being swindled and launched an investigation saying the busi nessman was not dead after two lenders filed claims. The lawsuits by Hartford Life and Annuity Life Insur ance Co. also alleged a worker was bribed to falsify docu ments stating the businessman’s body was cremated. They also claim Lantigua fraudulently assigned benefits claims to a local creditor before he disappeared. Lantigua’s son accused the insurance company of falsifying its investigation into his father’s death, accusing the company of lying about the Venezuelan government revoking his father’s death certificate. The newspaper reported that the insurance company admitted a Venezuelan lawyer did alter documents to make it seem like the Venezuelan government nullified the death certificate. A judge ruled the papers were faked, but could not determine who faked them. Fast forward to Saturday when officials stopped a car Lantigua was driving in with his wife in Buncombe County, N.C. A Jacksonville prosecutor said Lantigua faces insur ance fraud charges in Florida involving policies worth $9 million from seven companies.


LOCA L & STATE Page B4 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 Information is provided by the Bay County Sheriff’s Office on people arrested on charges March 10-17. Those arrested can contact The News Herald if charges are dropped or if they are acquitted. Addresses are those given by the defendant during arrest. Becky Renae Dennis, 28, Prattville, Ala., possession of controlled substance without prescription, possession or use of narcotic equipment Jordan Thomas Williams, 19, Old Hickory, Tenn., possession of controlled substance without prescription Cylar Bernard Weston, 20, Gadsden, Ala., possession or use of narcotic equipment William Curtis Craig, 22, 501 S. 10th St., Gadsden, possession of controlled substance without prescription Samantha Nicole Prysock, 23, Nashville, Tenn., possession or use of narcotic equipment Devlin Dale Clendennin, 27, 407 Deep Forest Lane, Panama City Beach, possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession of controlled substance without prescription Bernard Kennedy, 30, Gulfport, Miss., possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver Christopher Robert Mcginnis , 27, Pell, Ala., aggravated battery causing bodily harm or disability Jaclyn Lee Faircloth , 26, Leeds, Ala., aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon Deymeion Laroen Lewis, 18, Raymond, Miss., possession or use of narcotic equipment David James Stevens, 18, Scottsboro, Ala., possession or use of narcotic equipment Brian Keshawn Edmonds, 18, Hopkinsville, Ky., possession or use of narcotic equipment Samuel Riley Soliday, 19, Annville, Pa., possession or use of narcotic equipment David Bryan Spikes, 25, 2912 Syracuse Ave., Panama City, possession or use of narcotic equipment Terence Lee Hankins, 25, Jasper, Ala., possession of controlled substance without prescription Bobby Ray Upchurch, 43, 9851 S. Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, burglary Tyler Jorday Kenton, 21, Buford, Ga., possession or use of narcotic equipment Robert Brandon Gilmore, 22, 9851 S. Thomas Drive Panama City Beach, burglary Mikayla Tinch, 20, 2136 Sterling Cove Blvd., Panama City Beach, possession of controlled substance without prescription Kaitlyn Ann Smith, 18, 2717 Cocoa Ave., Panama City, possession of controlled substance without prescription Sean Francis Damian Peters, 24, 132 Lakeview Drive, Panama City, possession of controlled substance without prescription, possession or use of narcotic equipment Jordan Christopher Johnson, 22, Tallahassee, possession of marijuana Lisa Marie Crumes, 37, 2614 Laurie Ave., Panama City Beach, felony or domestic battery by strangulation Trent Javan Williams, 22, Orangeburg, S.C., aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon Frank Lipsey, 22, 3600 Courtney Road, Panama City, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver Benjamin Anthony Hill, 21, St. Charles, Mo., possession of cocaine, possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession of controlled substance without prescription Christopher Ryan Murdock, 20, St. Charles, Mo., possession of marijuana, possession or use of narcotic equipment Chace Rajan Hailstock, 23, Cordova, Tenn., possession or use of narcotic equipment Taurus Bucy Currie, 18, Memphis, Tenn., possession or use of narcotic equipment Shawn Mitchell Galloway, 23, Alex City, Ala., possession or use of narcotic equipment Brandon Lawrence Fifer, 22, Memphis, Tenn., possession of marijuana, possession or use of narcotic equipment Braylin Demond Buncum, 19, Tallahassee, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Victor Donte Hemphill, 26, Leesburg, grand theft Brian Jarod Brown, 28, 5112 E. 14th St., Springfield, possession of cocaine, possession or use of narcotic equipment Christopher Desean Sessions, 30, Jacksonville, possession of marijuana, trafficking in controlled substance, possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession of weapon or ammunition by felon Phillip Tyrone Farmer, 28, Hattiesburg, Miss., possession of controlled substance without prescription Emanuel Jabriel Douglas, 21, Tallahassee, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without the intent to kill Trevor Blake Curtis, 18, Iron City, Tenn., possession of controlled substance without prescription, possession or use of narcotic equipment, burglary Raheem Murray, 20, Jacksonville, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver Terrance Dewane Irby, 38, Hattiesburg, Miss., possession of controlled substance without prescription Roger Gabriel Williams, 27, 143 14th St., Appalachicola, possession of cocaine, possession or use of narcotic equipment Ray Primes Vickers, 38, 261 N. Everitt Ave., Panama City, felony battery or domestic battery by strangulation Justin Bradley Stinson, 30, 3128 G St., Panama City, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession of controlled substance without prescription, possession of weapon or ammunition by felon Andrea Jean Devine, 31, 1928 Ann Lauren Drive, Southport, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Aaron Henry Sarver, 19, Statesborough, S.C., possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession of controlled substance without prescription Armard Rashad Alexander, 31, 4213 Cunningham Circle, Panama City, burglary Michael Joseph Migliore, 25, Williamsville, N.Y., burglary Rollins Geoffrey James Atkinson, 19, 1604 Linderwood Drive, Panama City, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver Christopher James Lowery, 21, 316 Malage Place, Panama City Beach, kidnapping/false imprisonment Cory Michael Rogers, 21, 186 Earl Godwin Road, Freeport, possession or use of narcotic equipment Trance Elvis Davis, 31, 5000 W. 18th St., Panama City, possession or use of narcotic equipment Derek Zachary King, 33, 1416 New York Ave., Lynn Haven, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Dandre Lamont Collier, 24, Clarksville, Tenn., possession of marijuana, possession or use of narcotic equipment Jalen Deangelo Odom, 19, Murfreesboro, Tenn., burglary Harry Claude Wills, 41, 607 E. 11 St., Panama City, possession or use of narcotic equipment Michael Alan Michaud, 45, 1904 Clay Ave., Panama City, possession of controlled substance without prescription Brian Scott Rinehardt, 40, 1904 Clay Ave., Panama City, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver Bobby Doyle White, 42, 8813 Silver Leaf Road, Southport, sexual assault David Anthony Faulk, 46, 1908 Hedland Ave., Panama City, possession of opium or derivative with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Macjeffrey Jackson, 21, Stillwater, Okla., possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Dwayne Jamaine Saunders, 24, Stillwater, Okla., possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Breyon Latrez Deberry, 20, Charleston, S.C., possession of synthetic narcotics with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Charles Allen Drummond, 20, 122 N. Gay Ave., Panama City, possession or use of narcotic equipment, possession or use of narcotic equipment Terence Tricdan Hamilton, 20, Conyers, Ga., possession of synthetic narcotics with intent to distribute, manufacture, sell or deliver, possession or use of narcotic equipment Dalimaris Colon-Santiago , 22, 5000 E. 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The Florida Legislature appears poised to pass a bill that would legalize 64-ounce refillable beer jugs or “growlers,” which are legal in every other state. Florida already allows quart and gal lon growlers, but the popular half-gallon became a pawn in a battle over the com plex laws regulating brewing and sale of beer. Politically powerful distributors of Anheuser-Busch, the makers of Budweiser, effectively blocked legislation legalizing growlers as they sought to preserve the legal structure on which their business is built. The result was a political headache for the majority Republicans in the Florida Legislature. They appeared to side against the small businesses and entrepreneurs they profess to love, and in favor of govern ment regulation. “People sense that the big guy is beating up on the little guy and it just feels wrong,” said state Rep. Dana Young, R-Tampa, a growler backer. “It’s been making the gov ernment look bad.” She blamed the history of beer industry regulation and “the dominance of the beer distributor lobby.” Grass-roots support and craft beer’s role as a tourism driver has changed the tide, Young said. “The outcry from the general public and the absurdity of the law is finally being heard.” Under Florida’s three-tiered regulation system, brewers must sell to distributors, who then sell to retailers. There was a decades-old exception that allowed brewers to sell beer at their breweries, an exemption intended to allow Tampa’s Busch Gardens amusement park to sell beer to visitors. Under a separate law enacted before craft breweries became popular in Florida, beer can only be sold in containers up to a quart or a gallon or more, which makes the half-gallon growler favored by beer enthu siasts illegal. “It’s four U.S. pints — that means I can have two and you can have two,” said Carol Dekkers — just right for an evening at home with a craft beer. Dekkers, a Zephyrhills software engineer, calls the ban on half-gallon growlers “short-sighted and arbitrary.” In last year’s legislative session, it appeared that the ban would finally be lifted, but beer distributors succeeded in adding conditions to legislation that craft brewers said would drive them out of business. For example, it would have forced all but the smallest breweries to sell their own bottles and cans of beers to distributors and then buy them back before they could sell them to brewery visitors. The bill died. This year’s bill by Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, is advancing with no such conditions. Eric Criss, a lobbyist who represents Miller/Coors distributors, said the regula tory structure isn’t simply for distributors’ protection, but is intended in part to pre vent large breweries from monopolizing the market. Legislature on verge of legalizing growlers L OCA L & S TATE Briefs Wire and staff reports PANAMA CITY Man arrested in robbery case Police have arrested a man they believe committed a string of robberies in Panama City and Lynn Haven. Panama City Police were tipped off that Rey Augosto-Zeno, who had been on the run since Friday, was hiding in a wooded area in the 3300 block of Frankford Avenue, officials reported in a Sunday morning news release. U.S. Marshals and PCPD officers assigned to the U.S. Marshals Regional Task Force entered the area and located AugostoZeno, who fled, according to the release. Officers apprehended Augosto-Zeno after a foot chase through the wooded area, and he was taken to the Panama City Police Department for questioning, police reported. The news release did not say when they apprehended him. Police said they believe Augosto-Zeno attempted to rob the VJ Mart, 2112 Frankford Ave., Thursday about 7:15 p.m. The suspect had just attempted to snatch money from a register once it was opened and then fled when the attempt was thwarted. Hours later, a man fitting the description of the other crimes walked into the Express Lane, 123 W. 23rd St., at about 12:50 a.m. Friday and asked the clerk to make change. When she opened the cash register, the man lunged forward and snatched an undisclosed amount of cash. He then fled on foot toward a bank parking lot next door. At about 3 a.m., the man again appeared in Lynn Haven at the Tom Thumb, 2301 State 390, where again he reached into the clerk’s register after asking for change, according to Lynn Haven Police chief David Messer. Thirty minutes later, a customer in line at the Redline, 3000 U.S. 98, reached over the counter and snatched an undisclosed amount of cash from the register. A witness told police the man fled the store and hopped in a black, two-door Nissan. After he was questioned, officials transported Augosto-Zeno to the Bay County Jail and turned him over to deputies on warrants for robbery. WEST BAY One injured in State 79 crash Michael Elton Barrow was driving southbound on State 79 north of State 388 when he went onto the road’s median and traveled about 1,100 feet before crossing into the northbound lanes and onto the east shoulder of the road, officials said. His vehicle, a 2012 Honda Accord, hit a culvert and a guy wire and continued traveling into the wood line, where the front of the vehicle hit a tree. The vehicle then overturned and came to rest facing south on the east shoulder of State 79, officials said. Barrow was taken to Bay Medical Center in critical condition, officials said. PALM BAY Mom charged with fatally stabbing kids skips court date A Central Florida woman charged with fatally stabbing her two children and seriously injuring her baby has waived her right to a court appearance. Instead of appearing before a judge Sunday, Jessica Lacey McCarty chose to remain in custody, where she is under a special medical watch.


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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 (Answers tomorrow) ELUDE JOINTAGENCYEASILY Saturday’s Jumbles: Answer: The cyclops’son wanted an action figure for his birthday, so they bought him a — G- “EYE” JOE Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon. THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek Unscramble these four Jumbles, one letter to each square, to form four ordinary words. KNIDY LEGIA CRONEE TUVEDO 2015 Tribune Content Agency, LLC All Rights Reserved. Check out the new, free JUSTJUMBLE app MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015 ARIES (March 21-April 19): When you can’t exactly choose what you want, you may as well want what you already have. TAURUS (April 20-May 20): The fog may veil that beautiful view on the horizon, but when it lifts — and it always lifts — you’ll once again see the possibilities. GEMINI (May 21-June 21): Getting to know a person will be as exciting as traveling to a new place. If you can get a peek into someone’s private environment, you’ll learn much more than you would from spending hours with this person in public. CANCER (June 22-July 22): Don’t quit too easily or too soon. Keep going. You don’t have to be brash or abrasive about it. In fact, you’re better off subtly, unobtrusively hanging in there. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You can mend whatever cracks, but whether it’s a vase or a reputation, the damage will be visible. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): The lessons of early life are the hardest to unlearn. Mostly, that’s a positive — you’ve learned key behaviors to survive and thrive. Still, there is some misinformation from your early days. Retrain! LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23): Keep that pleasant demeanor. It might mean taking snacks so you don’t get hungry or arranging your own transportation, as no one likes to feel that they are trapped into leaving when the other person decides to. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21): Big problems can be broken down into smaller ones and then dealt with one at a time. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): It doesn’t matter how things were done before. The players are new; the situation is new; this is a new age. Brainstorm solutions to fit this fresh situation. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): The thing you thought you were doing just for the fun of it is now turning into a competition. Offer enough game to make it interesting for all, but not enough to turn this into something more serious than it should be. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): The reason there are so many people in your network of friends, colleagues and customers is that you continue to be resourceful, sincere, friendly, low-key and all-around pleasant. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): If you’re not amused, you’re not learning. Blame the environment, the instructor or anything but yourself. Workplace issues include sneaking, peeking, crushing DEAR AMY: I recently discovered, by accident, something very personal and private about my boss. While I understand this discovery reveals a personal lifestyle choice for him, I am grossed out and disgusted by his choices. I am also very angry with my boss for putting me in a position of stumbling across this information. It was available on a company computer that he was fully aware I had access to. The other side to this is that I have always respected and admired him and I realize that he is, in fact, not a different person — just my perception of him has changed. I guess I am looking for advice on how to handle my thoughts and actions toward him, now that I know what I know. WISH I DIDN’T KNOW DEAR WISH: I gather your boss was not online shopping the J.Crew spring line on the company computer, but in the absence of other details one can only imagine what you stumbled across. I’m going to assume that he is viewing something or engaging in an online activity that is highly inappropriate but not illegal (obviously, if so, you should contact the police). If he is viewing pornography on a company computer, he probably is violating company policy. Same with gambling, hooking up through Tinder or many other activities. Where I work, employees are periodically reminded that all computer use is subject to monitoring. You should email your boss, “I noticed you didn’t log out of your account yesterday.” You needn’t supply details. If this happens again, you should take this problem to your company’s HR department. DEAR AMY: About a month ago I developed a crush on a man. I consider him a friend, but I highly doubt the feeling is mutual. My point is, he is married and I do have boundaries. I have never flirted with him, because I know it’s not right or fair to him or his wife. But I really do like him. I’ve tried to get him off my mind and move on, but nothing seems to work. I would like to remain friends with him but I want to stop “crushing” on him. Is there a way to get over a crush without necessarily tuning him out or ignoring him? We work together, so the loss of communication wouldn’t be good. I have tried asking other people for help and they all called me a “husband-stealer.” Since I’m not trying to steal him away (because I care about his happiness), I would like not to get harsh judgment, just helpful advice. What should I do? CRUSHED CO-WORKER DEAR CRUSHED: The way out of this is to confine contact with your co-worker to business matters. You might be tempted to disclose your feelings to him or to others — but you must resist. You should also dig deep within yourself for whatever lesson you can glean from this episode, whether it is that you are lonely, needy or eminently deserving of love from the right person. You must give and receive love only when doing so doesn’t hurt others. That’s the ethical path, and you should gain strength from walking it. DEAR AMY: “Mourning Mom” had a baby and a husband who insisted he didn’t want another. Our son-inlaw had a crazy notion like this too. Our very wise daughter waited a bit and one day said, “I think Jack (our grandson) needs a sibling.” It opened up a new line of thinking, and we now have three grandchildren. HAPPY GRAN DEAR GRAN: I hope he’s happy, too. 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. Which state’s convention did Patrick Henry address, “Give me liberty or give me death”? Massachusetts, Virginia, Delaware, Maryland What nickname is traditionally given to the clubhouse bar on a golf course? 10th Hole, Caddyshack, Fore Play, 19th Hole Magnets got their name from Magnesia, a province in what country? Greece, Canada, Italy, Spain Coptic was the last phase of what language lasting over 5,000 years? Latin, Hebrew, Egyptian, Slavic When did “Jeopardy” debut on NBC-TV with Art Fleming? 1959, 1964, 1970, 1982 What was Frank Sinatra’s middle name? Alvin, Alton, Artie, Albert ANSWERS : Virginia, 19th Hole, Greece, Egyptian, 1964, Albert Comments, questions or suggestions? Trivia FU N WILSON C A SEY Trivia Guy Saturday, Sunday or Monday birthdays: noon on Thursday before. 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. BIRTHDA Y DEADLINES Happy B IRT H DAY Comedian Marty Allen is 93. Sir Roger Bannister, the runner who broke the 4-minute mile in 1954, is 86. Movie director Mark Rydell is 86. Motorsports Hall of Famer Craig Breedlove is 78. Singer-producer Ric Ocasek is 66. Singer Chaka Khan is 62. Actress Amanda Plummer is 58. Actress Catherine Keener is 56. Actress Hope Davis is 51. Actor Richard Grieco is 50. Country musician Kevin Grifn (Yankee Grey) is 50. Actress Marin Hinkle is 49. Rock singer-musician Damon Albarn (Blur) is 47. Actress-singer Melissa Errico is 45. Rock musician John Humphrey (The Nixons) is 45. Actor Randall Park (Film: “The Interview”; TV: “Fresh Off the Boat”) is 41. Actress Michelle Monaghan is 39. Actress Keri Russell is 39. Actress Anastasia Grifth is 37. Gossip columnistblogger Perez Hilton is 37. Actress Nicholle Tom is 37. Country singer Paul Martin (Marshall Dyllon) is 37. Actor Nicolas Wright (TV: “Manhattan Love Story”) is 33. Today is Monday, March 23, the 82nd day of 2015. There are 283 days left in the year. Highlight in history On March 23, 1965, America’s rst two-person space mission took place as Gemini 3 blasted off with astronauts Virgil I. Grissom and John W. Young aboard for a nearly 5-hour ight. On this date 1775 — Patrick Henry delivered an address to the Virginia Provincial Convention in which he is said to have declared, “Give me liberty, or give me death!” 1806 — Explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, having reached the Pacic coast, began their journey back east. 1919 — Benito Mussolini founded his Fascist political movement. 1973 — Before sentencing a group of Watergate break-in defendants, Chief U.S. District Judge John J. Sirica read aloud a letter he’d received from James W. McCord Jr. which said there had been “political pressure” to “plead guilty and remain silent.” 1983 — President Ronald Reagan rst proposed developing technology to intercept incoming enemy missiles — an idea that came to be known as the Strategic Defense Initiative. Dr. Barney Clark, recipient of a Jarvik permanent articial heart, died at the University of Utah Medical Center after 112 days with the device. Thought for today “What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn’t much better than tedious disease.” Alexander Pope English poet (1688-1744)


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Page B8 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 TODAY’S TV LISTINGS MONDAY MORNING C COMCAST W WOW! S1 DISH NETWORK S2 DIRECTV MARCH 23 C W S1 S2 7 AM 7:30 8 AM 8:30 9 AM 9:30 10 AM 10:30 11 AM 11:30 12 PM 12:30 WJHG (7) 3 3 7 7 Today Harlan Coben; Monte Durham. (N) Days of our Lives (N) Newschannel 7 at Noon (N) CW (7.2) 99 9 8 8 Intelligence King of the Hill We There Yet? We There Yet? The Steve Wilkos Show (N) Cheaters Cheaters King King Paid Program Steve Wilkos WMBB (13) 2 2 13 13 Good Morning America (N) Live! 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Sports PANAMA CITY NEWS HERALD Section C Facebook: Twitter: @NH_Sports MONDAY March 23, 2015 TALLAHASSEE (AP) — When the ball goes up in the Florida State and Florida Gulf Coast matchup both teams will be off and running. Both like to play up-tempo on offense and apply plenty of defensive pressure. They will square off tonight with a berth in the Sweet 16 awaiting the winner. The Seminoles (30-4) won an NCAA Tournament opening round game for the 12th straight time dating back to 1991 with a 91-49 blowout of Alabama State on Saturday. FGCU (31-2), seven seed, outlasted Oklahoma State 75-67 for its first women’s NCAA Division I tourney win. “We know what we’re going up against, we’ve seen them play,” FGCU junior guard Kaneisha Atwater said. “It’s time for business.” Both teams have topped the century mark in games this season. The secondseeded Seminoles are averaging 76 points a game and posted a seasonbest 110 in a Jan. 25 runaway over Wake Forest; FGCU, a No. 7 seed, averaged 72.6 points a game and scored 102 points on Nov. 23 against Ave Maria, a private Catholic university in Southwest Florida that plays in the NAIA. “We’ve got to come up with a game plan where we use our strengths,” Florida State coach Sue Semrau said of the showdown with FGCU. “Some varying styles and yet some similarities.” university in Southwest Florida that plays in the “We’ve got to come up with a game plan where we use our strengths,” Florida State coach Sue Semrau said of the showdown with FGCU. “Some varying styles and yet some similarities.” MEN’S COVERAGE, C2 • WOMEN’S COVERAGE, C3 FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Brad Keselowski roared past Kurt Busch on the final lap and held off streaking Kevin Harvick to win at Fontana on Sunday, earning his first NASCAR victory of the season in a wild finish. Harvick fell just short of a three-race West Coast sweep, but finished second to extend his remarkable streak of top-two Sprint Cup finishes to eight races dating to last season. Richard Petty holds the NASCAR record with 11 straight in 1975. Keselowski led only one lap in his Team Penske Ford, but capitalized on two late restarts to a green-whitecheckered finish. “I knew (Harvick) and (Busch) had been the class of the weekend and deserved to win on speed,” Keselowski said after his 17th career Sprint Cup victory. “Maybe we kind of stole one today.” After getting four tires on the first late caution, Keselowski then slipped underneath Busch for the decisive pass, taking full advantage of the California speedway’s wide racing surface. He had never finished better than 18th on this track, which he called the best in NASCAR last week. “Feel like today is the day we break our (Fontana) curse,” Keselowski tweeted Sunday morning. Busch, who won the pole, finished third in his second race back from suspension, clipping the wall on his final lap in a desperate attempt to catch up. He hasn’t won since last March at Martinsville, but has two top-five finishes since his return from a three-race ban. Busch’s girlfriend accused him of domestic assault, but he wasn’t charged. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Travis Trice received a text message Sunday from Golden State Warriors forward and former Michigan State player Draymond Green that read: “Don’t let this be your last game.” The Spartans’ senior guard texted back, “It won’t.” Trice made sure of that Sunday, scoring 23 points and helping Michigan State knock second-seeded Virginia out of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year, 60-54. The 6-foot, 175-pound Trice scored 13 of his team’s first 15 points on 5-of-5 shooting, including three 3-pointers, to help the Spartans build a 15-4 lead. Branden Dawson added 15 points and nine rebounds for the seventh-seeded Spartans, who advanced to the Sweet 16 for the seventh time in the last eight seasons under coach Tom Izzo. “Our thing was attack from the get go and get a lead,” said Trice, in his first full season as a starter after three years as a reserve. “It was his time to shine,” said Dawson, who started playing with Trice in AAU ball. With top seed Villanova having lost Saturday, it is the first time a No. 1 and 2 seed from the same region didn’t advance to the Sweet 16 since Kentucky and Gonzaga in 2004. The Cavaliers (30-4), the first Atlantic Coast Conference team to lose after a 9-0 start in the tournament, were led by Anthony Gill’s 11 points and Darion Atkins’ 10 points and 14 rebounds. Izzo made some defensive tweaks to his game plan after Michigan State’s first-round win over Georgia, and the Spartans (25-11) stole a page from last year’s regional semifinal win by limiting the Cavaliers to 29.8 percent shooting. Virginia finished 2 of 17 from 3-point range. Izzo said the Spartans “changed what we do” defensively in a day-and-a-half. Instead of having his guards jump to the ball and give help, Izzo relied more on his big men in the middle to stay disciplined — and not cheat or go for steals — and guard against Virginia’s flare screens. MEN’S COVERAGE, C2 • WOMEN’S COVERAGE, C3 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Travis Trice received a text message Sunday from Golden State Warriors forward and former Michigan State player Draymond Green that read: “Don’t let this be your last game.” The Spartans’ senior guard texted back, “It won’t.” Trice made sure of that Sunday, scoring 23 points and helping Michigan State knock second-seeded Virginia out of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year, 60-54. The 6-foot, 175-pound Trice scored 13 of his team’s first 15 points on 5-of-5 shooting, including three 3-pointers, to help the Spartans build a 15-4 lead. Branden Dawson added 15 points and nine rebounds for the seventh-seeded Spartans, who advanced to the Sweet 16 for the seventh time in the last eight seasons under coach Tom Izzo. “Our thing was attack from the get go and get a lead,” said Trice, in his first full season as a starter after three years as a reserve. “It was his time to shine,” said Dawson, who started playing with Trice in AAU ball. With top seed Villanova having lost Saturday, it is the first time a No. 1 and 2 seed from the same region didn’t advance to the Sweet 16 since Kentucky and Gonzaga in 2004. The Cavaliers (30-4), the first Atlantic Coast Conference team to lose after a 9-0 start in the tournament, were led by Anthony Gill’s 11 points and Darion Atkins’ 10 points and 14 rebounds. Izzo made some defensive tweaks to his game plan after Michigan State’s first-round win over Georgia, and the Spartans (25-11) stole a page from last year’s regional semifinal win by limiting the Cavaliers to 29.8 percent shooting. Virginia finished 2 of 17 from 3-point range. Izzo said the Spartans “changed what we do” defensively in a day-and-a-half. Instead of having his guards jump to the ball and give help, Izzo relied more on his big men in the middle to stay disciplined — and not cheat or go for steals — and guard against Virginia’s flare screens. SPARTY ON! Trice leads Michigan State over Virginia MORE BASKETBALL AP Michigan State’s Branden Dawson goes up for a dunk against Virginia. BRITTANY BROWN FSU, Florida Gulf Coast should be up-tempo matchup TV FSU vs. FGCU, today at 5 p.m. on ESPNU Every takes Bay Hill title for second straight year ORLANDO (AP) — Matt Every won the Arnold Palmer Invitational for the second straight year, making an 18-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Bay Hill to beat Henrik Stenson and earn another trip back to the Masters. Every rallied from a fourshot deficit last year for his first career victory. This one was even sweeter. He came from three shots behind Sunday with a 6-under 66, and he had to make the biggest putt of his career to get that handshake with the tournament host. “The one on 18, straight downhill,” Every said. “That’s what you want under pressure.” Stenson closed with a 70 and extended a curious streak on the PGA Tour. It was the ninth straight tournament in which a 54-hole leader failed to win, and the Swede let this one get away. He regained the lead with birdies on the 11th and 12th holes as Morgan Hoffmann began to fade, and Stenson had a one-shot lead with four holes to play. But he threeputted from 45 feet on the 15th, and three-putted again for par from 40 feet on the fringe at the par-5 16th. Needing a birdie to force a playoff, Stenson was wide left on a 20-foot putt at the 18th. Every finished at 19-under 269 and became the first player since Payne Stewart in 1987 to win at Bay Hill with all four rounds in the 60s. A year ago, Every missed a 4-foot par putt on the 18th hole and had to wait a nervous 10 minutes to see if anyone could catch him. This time, he had no room for error. With a confident swing that held up all week, he drilled his drive down the left side of the fairway and hit his approach above the hole to set up his birdie. He joined Tiger Woods and Loren Roberts as the only players to repeat at Arnie’s place. Woods won four in a row, and back-toback on two other occasions. Roberts, like Every, won his first two PGA Tour titles at Bay Hill. Matt Jones birdied three of his last four holes for a 68 to finish alone in third. Hoffmann had a 2-shot lead after a birdie on the eighth hole, but it was a struggle the rest of the way. Stenson caught him on the 11th, and Hoffmann made bogey on his next two holes to fall three shots behind. He SEE SPARTANS | C5 MATT EVERY SEE GOLF | C5 AP Brad Keselowski wins Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Fontana. 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NCAA MEN Page C2 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 All Times CDT EAST REGIONAL Round of 64 Thursday, March 19 At CONSOL Energy Center Pittsburgh Villanova 93, Lafayette 52 N.C. State 66, LSU 65 Friday, March 20 At Time Warner Cable Arena Charlotte, N.C. Michigan State 70, Georgia 63 Virginia 79, Belmont 67 At Nationwide Arena Columbus, Ohio Oklahoma 69, Albany 60 Dayton 66, Providence 53 At KeyArena Seattle Northern Iowa 71, Wyoming 54 Louisville 57, UC Irvine 55 Round of 32 Saturday, March 21 At CONSOL Energy Center Pittsburgh N.C. State 71, Villanova 68 Sunday, March 22 At Time Warner Cable Arena Charlotte, N.C. Michigan State 60, Virginia 54 At Nationwide Arena Columbus, Ohio Oklahoma 72, Dayton 66 At KeyArena Seattle Louisville (25-8) vs. Northern Iowa (313), (n) At The Carrier Dome Syracuse, N.Y. Regional Seminals Friday, March 27 N.C. State (22-13) vs. Louisville-Northern Iowa winner, 6:37 p.m. Michigan State (25-11) vs. Oklahoma (24-10), 9:07 p.m. Regional Championship Sunday, March 29 Seminal winners SOUTH REGIONAL Round of 64 Thursday, March 19 At KFC Yum! Center Louisville, Ky. UAB 60, Iowa State 59 UCLA 60, SMU 59 At Moda Center Portland, Ore. Utah 57, Stephen F. Austin 50 Georgetown 84, Eastern Washington 74 Friday, March 20 At Time Warner Cable Arena Charlotte, N.C. Duke 85, Robert Morris 56 San Diego State 76, St. John’s 64 At KeyArena Seattle Iowa 83, Davidson 52 Gonzaga 86, North Dakota State 76 Round of 32 Saturday, March 21 At KFC Yum! Center Louisville, Ky. UCLA 92, UAB 75 At Moda Center Portland, Ore. Utah 75, Georgetown 64 Sunday, March 22 At Time Warner Cable Arena Charlotte, N.C. Duke 68, San Diego State 49 At KeyArena Seattle Gonzaga 87, Iowa 68 At NRG Stadium Houston Regional Seminals Friday, March 27 UCLA (22-13) vs. Gonzaga (34-2), 6:15 p.m. Duke (31-4) vs. Utah (26-8), 8:45 p.m. Regional Championship Sunday, March 29 Seminal winners MIDWEST REGIONAL Round of 64 Thursday, March 19 At KFC Yum! Center Louisville, Ky. Cincinnati 66, Purdue 65, OT Kentucky 79, Hampton 56 At CONSOL Energy Center Pittsburgh Notre Dame 69, Northeastern 65 Butler 56, Texas 48 Friday, March 20 At Nationwide Arena Columbus, Ohio West Virginia 68, Buffalo 62 Maryland 65, Valparaiso 62 At CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. Kansas 75, New Mexico State 56 Wichita State 81, Indiana 76 Round of 32 Saturday, March 21 At KFC Yum! Center Louisville, Ky. Kentucky 64, Cincinnati 51 At CONSOL Energy Center Pittsburgh Notre Dame 67, Butler 64, OT Sunday, March 22 At Nationwide Arena Columbus, Ohio Maryland (28-6) vs. West Virginia (249), (n) At CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. Wichita State 78, Kansas 65 At Quicken Loans Arena Cleveland Regional Seminals Thursday, March 26 Wichita State (30-4) vs. Notre Dame (315), 6:15 p.m. Kentucky (36-0) vs. Maryland-West Virginia winner, 8:45 p.m. Regional Championship Saturday, March 28 Seminal winners WEST REGIONAL Round of 64 Thursday, March 19 At Jacksonville Veteran’s Memorial Arena Jacksonville, Fla. Georgia State 57, Baylor 56 Xavier 76, Mississippi 57 North Carolina 67, Harvard 65 Arkansas 56, Wofford 53 At Moda Center Portland, Ore. Arizona 93, Texas Southern 72 Ohio State 75, VCU 72, OT Friday, March 20 At CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. Oregon 79, Oklahoma State 73 Wisconsin 86, Coastal Carolina 72 Round of 32 Saturday, March 21 At Jacksonville Veteran’s Memorial Arena Jacksonville, Fla. Xavier 75, Georgia State 67 North Carolina 87, Arkansas 78 At Moda Center Portland, Ore. Arizona 73, Ohio State 58 Sunday, March 22 At CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. Wisconsin 72, Oregon 65 At The Staples Center Los Angeles Regional Seminals Thursday, March 26 Wisconsin (33-3) vs. North Carolina (2611), 6:47 p.m. Arizona (33-3) vs. Xavier (23-13), 9:17 p.m. Regional Championship Saturday, March 28 Seminal winners CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jahlil Okafor scored 18 of his 26 points in a dominating first half and Duke beat San Diego State 68-49 on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, sending the top-seeded Blue Devils back to the Sweet 16. Fellow freshman Justise Winslow added 13 points and 12 rebounds for Duke (31-4), which for the second straight tournament game ran out to a quick lead and stayed in control the rest of the way. Duke — holding a No. 1 seed for the 11th time in 18 seasons but its first since 2011 — advanced to face fifth-seeded Utah in Houston’s South Region semifinals. Mike Krzyzewski’s Blue Dev ils are pushing for their 12th Final Four and completed their two-game stay in their home state with a pair of hot-shooting wins. Duke shot 55 percent against the eighth-seeded Aztecs (27-9), two days after shooting 63 percent against Robert Morris. Fittingly it was Okafor, the big man who has powered Duke’s offense all season, who led the way Sunday. The 6-foot-11 freshman showed a full range of elite moves in the open ing half. He scored with his back to the basket. He put the ball on the floor from about 10 feet and drove for scores. He ran the court for a dunk on a beautiful Cook-to-Jonesto-Okafor push downcourt. The Aztecs, despite having some size to wrestle with him, had no way to stop him. Meanwhile, Winslow put on his own show with five assists and one jaw-dropping block on JJ O’Brien at the rim. That set the ball loose in transition for Quinn Cook to bury a 3-pointer, then pretend to holster pistols as he turned to run back up the court — a sign that the Blue Devils were completely at ease and rolling with a confident strut. The Aztecs were trying to reach the Sweet 16 for the third time under coach Steve Fisher, but San Diego State — with a few players and coaches battling a stomach ail ment — got off to a bad start and struggled to get Duke to slow down early. TOURNAMENT GLANCE Duke overwhelms San Diego State OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — No wonder Kansas never wants anything to do with Wichita State. Behind another steady performance from Fred VanVleet and the hot shooting of Evan Wessel, the No. 7 seed Shockers rolled past the second-seeded Jayhawks 78-65 on Sunday, earning a trip to the Sweet 16 at the expense of the school that has caused them so much chagrin. Tekele Cotton led the way with 19 points for the Shockers (30-4). VanVleet finished with 17 and Wessel hit four 3-pointers and scored 12, sending the Missouri Valley champions to Cleveland for the Midwest Regional semifinal against thirdseeded Notre Dame. Devonte’ Graham and Perry Ellis had 17 points each, and Frank Mason added 16 for the Jayhawks (27-9), who blew an early eight-point lead and never really threatened in the second half. As the final seconds ticked away, VanVleet started riling up an already boisterous section of Shockers fans. And when the game ended, coach Gregg Marshall strode across the floor with a wry smile on his face, reaching out to shake hands with several of them. Wichita State has tried for years to schedule a game against the Jayhawks, but the Sunflower State’s dominant program has always refused. It took the will of the NCAA Tournament selection committee to finally bring them together for the first time since 1993. The buzz began building for the showdown on Selection Sunday, when the game fans have been pining for was still merely a possibility. But by the time the Jayhawks beat New Mexico State and the Shockers had survived Indiana, that buzz had grown to a deafening roar. With such pent-up emotion, the start was pre dictably sloppy. The Shockers, who had seven turnovers total against the Hoosiers, had that many in the first half. Kansas fouled so often that Wichita State spent more time in the bonus than getting there. It wasn’t even halftime yet when blood was first spilled. VanVleet was driving to the rim when his elbow caught Ellis’s nose, sending the Wichita native sprawling to the floor. Red droplets started sliding down his chin, and Ellis retreated to the locker room. When he returned, he had wads of cotton stuffed up his nostrils. The Jayhawks were leading 24-16 at that point, but the Shockers pounced on their opportunity with Ellis off the floor. They never allowed Kansas another field goal the final 6 minutes, going on a 13-2 closing kick that gave them a 29-26 lead at the break. Ultimately, the Shockers never trailed again. Led by the calm, cool play of VanVleet at the point, and with Wessel knocking down just about every 3-pointer he tried, the Shockers had an answer for every salvo from the Big 12 champs. After they had extended their lead to 54-40, and the Jayhawks scored five quick points to energize their fans, unheralded reserve Zach Brown got loose for an easy dunk. When the Jayhawks scored four quick points to trim their deficit to 63-55 with 6 minutes to go, Wichita State broke their full-court press and Darius Carter breezed in for layup. Kansas coach Bill Self had burned through all of his timeouts by then, trying in vain to turn the momentum. And as the final few minutes ticked off the clock, all those Shockers fans that had felt slighted by their Kansas counterparts for most of 8,110 days began to cheer. AP Wichita State’s Tekele Cotton shoots over Kansas’ Kelly Oubre Jr. AP Gonzaga players react after beating Iowa. SHOCKING No. 7 seed Wichita State rolls past No. 2 Kansas 78-65 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Wood ard had 16 points and a steal that set up Buddy Hield for a layup to give Oklahoma a lead it never relinquished, and the Soon ers quieted Dayton and its fans as they advanced with a 72-66 victory Sunday. Sooners coach Lon Kruger became the second coach to take four schools (Kan sas State, Florida and UNLV) to the round of 16. Third-seeded Oklahoma (24-10) will play Michigan State on Friday at the East Regional in Syracuse, New York. The Flyers (27-9), who started in the First Four at home, came up a victory short of their second straight trip to the Sweet 16 as an 11th seed. Hield scored 15 points, including a layup off a feed from Woodard at 5:56 that made it 57-56. Oklahoma rallied with its defense, holding Dayton scoreless for 9:04 and with out a basket for 10:32 in the second half. Scoochie Smith led Dayton with 16 points. Dayton fell behind by double digits early as the Sooners knocked down three straight 3s to start the game. Playing for the sixth time in 10 days, it was fair to wonder if the Flyers were finally running out of energy, even while getting a boost by another par tisan and passionate crowd at Nationwide Arena. The Flyers steadied themselves in the first half and they were the stronger team to start the second half. A 9-0 run, capped by a beat-the-shot-clock 3 by Darrell Davis at 13:40 put Dayton up 46-40 and got OU to call a timeout. It didn’t immediately help. Pierre knocked down another 3 and Dayton had its biggest lead, 49-40. Sooners quiet Flyers; move on Gonzaga headed back to Sweet 16 SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Wiltjer and Kevin Pangos met at halfcourt for a hug and a high five. Gone are the questions about Gonzaga’s five-year run of failing to advance from the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs are back in the Sweet 16. Wiltjer scored 13 of his 24 points during Gonzaga’s flawless first half, Domantas Sabonis added 18 points and the secondseeded Bulldogs advanced to the round of 16 for the first time since 2009 with a 87-68 win over No. 7 seed Iowa in a South Region matchup on Sunday. After five straight departures on the first weekend, the Bulldogs (34-2) are back in the regional semifinals, thanks to an efficient offensive performance in the first 20 min utes that Iowa could never overcome. Wiltjer made his first six shots before finally missing a 3-point attempt midway through the second half. Sabonis added eight in the first half, including a thunder ing left-handed dunk that was followed by a scream that had KeyArena roaring just like Gonzaga’s home gym. Jared Uthoff led Iowa (22-12) with 20 and Aaron White added 19. Gonzaga will make just its third appear ance on the second weekend of the tourna ment since 2001. After looking less than impressive in an opening victory over 15th-seeded North Dakota State, the Bull dogs dominated Iowa from the start. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Sam Dekker scored 17 points and led four Wisconsin players in double digits, and the No. 1-seeded Badgers are headed back to the Sweet 16 after defeating Oregon 72-65 in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night. The Badgers (33-3) beat the Ducks (26-10) in the round of 32 for the second straight year and will go to Los Angeles to play fourth-seeded North Carolina in the Sweet 16 on Thursday. It’s the fourth time in five years the Badgers made the regional semifinals. Wisconsin played with the lead all game until Dwayne Benjamin tied it at 52 with a 3-pointer from in front of his bench with 5:27 left. The Badgers took the lead right back, though, with Dekker’s reverse layup and 3-pointer to make it 58-52. Joseph Young, who scored 27 points in a win over Oklahoma State on Friday, had 30 against the Badgers. Wisconsin got 16 points from Frank Kaminsky, 14 from Nigel Hayes and 12 from Bron son Koenig. Jalil Abdulu-Bassit had 12 points for the Ducks, who were trying to get to the Sweet 16 for the second time in three years. The size advantage that Wisconsin was sup posed to enjoy against Oregon wasn’t much of an advantage at all. Oregon outrebounded the Badgers 34-32, out scored them 30-24 in the lane and had four blocks to Wisconsin’s three. The Ducks came back from an 11-point deficit to hang around almost to the end. This game was much different than the one these two teams played a year ago. Wisconsin had to erase a double-digit lead in the second half to get past the Ducks. The Badgers never trailed this time. Kaminsky, who had 27 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Coastal Carolina on Friday, was quiet for long stretches Sunday. But he had more help around him than Young did. The 7-foot Kaminsky went right at the basket on the first possession of the game. But as the half went on, the Ducks, who have only one starter taller than 6-6, were able to neutralize Kaminsky and the 6-9 Dekker. Dekker’s 17 helps Wisconsin top Oregon


IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Facing an Iowa team loaded with shoot ers, Miami had to let someone go. The Hurricanes decided on center Bethany Doolittle — and the 6-foot4 Iowa senior made them pay for it. Doolittle scored 22 points, Ally Disterhoft had 15 and third-seeded Iowa beat 11th-seeded Miami 88-70 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, earning its first trip to the Sweet 16 since 1996. “That team is full of great play ers and she just had a great perfor mance,” Miami’s Adrienne Motley said of Doolittle. “She just had a great performance. She played like a Division I basketball player trying to get to the Sweet 16.” Doolittle shot 8-for-16, mostly turnaround jumpers, and grabbed 11 rebounds — none bigger than the one she collected after Iowa’s Samantha Logic missed a free throw with Miami trailing just 69-63. After a couple of passes, Doo little got free on the baseline and buried a jumper, starting a 15-3 run that all but wrapped up the victory for the Hawkeyes (26-7). “She hit a jumper right in our face,” Miami coach Katie Meier said. “That was a four-point swing in a six-point game, a huge turn around. From that point on we just kind of broke.” Meier said her team had to sacrifice something if it wanted to check Iowa’s always dangerous perimeter shooting, and the Hur ricanes did a decent job, limiting long-distance star Melissa Dixon and Logic, the point guard, to one basket each in the first half. But they ended up with no answer for Doolittle. “Doolittle was left on her own. That was a choice we had to make,” Meier said. “In the first half we overhelped and Doolittle was the recipient of that and she cleaned up on the back side. So half her points you can put on me and half we didn’t execute the game plan.” Iowa shot 75 percent in the sec ond half and 53 percent for the game to cap an 18-0 season at home. Jessica Thomas had 20 points for Miami (20-13), which lost six of its last eight games to close the season. Meier had Thomas, a soph omore, stay on the court to watch Iowa’s victory celebration, hoping to motivate her returning players for next season. “It hurt a little bit,” Thomas said. “Somebody had to lose today. Coming back next year, putting in the motivation, just putting more work in and be ready to be a Sweet 16 team as well.” The Hawkeyes had endured seven consecutive second-round exits since last reaching a regional semifinal 19 years ago. That included losses in each of the last two years in Iowa City. This was by far their best shot at the Sweet 16 under 15th-year coach Lisa Bluder, and Iowa made the most of it. The Hurricanes flummoxed the Hawkeyes at times with their athleticism and limited Iowa’s out side looks. But Logic shook off a cold start with a layup just before the half, and Whitney Jennings hit an awkward jumper that put Iowa ahead 38-31. The Hurricanes tried to get back into it behind Motley, who scored their first 12 points in the second half. But Dixon finally got going with a 3 and a layup to give Iowa a 60-50 lead. NCAA WOMEN Monday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C3 Miami can’t stop Doolittle, loses to Iowa All Times CDT ALBANY REGIONAL First Round Friday, March 20 At Berkeley, Calif. Texas 66, Western Kentucky 64 California 78, Wichita State 66 At Lexington, Ky. Dayton 78, Iowa State 66 Kentucky 97, Tennessee State 52 Saturday, March 21 At Storrs, Conn. Rutgers 79, Seton Hall 66 UConn 89, St. Francis (N.Y.) 33 At Tampa Louisville 86, BYU 53 South Florida 73, LSU 64 Second Round Sunday, March 22 At Berkeley, Calif. Texas (23-10) vs. California (24-9), (n) At Lexington, Ky. Dayton 99, Kentucky 94 Monday, March 23 At Storrs, Conn. Rutgers (23-9) vs. UConn (33-1), 8 p.m. At Tampa Louisville (26-6) vs. South Florida (27-7), 8 p.m. Regional Seminals At Albany, N.Y. Saturday, March 28 Rutgers-UConn winner vs. TexasCalifornia winner, TBA Dayton (27-6) vs. Louisville-South Florida winner, TBA Regional Championship Monday, March 30 Seminal winners SPOKANE REGIONAL First Round Friday, March 20 At Durham, N.C. Duke 54, Albany (NY) 52 Mississippi State 57, Tulane 47 At Corvallis, Ore. Oregon State 74, South Dakota State 62 Gonzaga 82, George Washington 69 Saturday, March 21 At College Park, Md. Princeton 80, Green Bay 70 Maryland 75, New Mexico State 57 At Knoxville, Tenn. Pittsburgh 51, Chattanooga 40 Tennessee 72, Boise State 61 Second Round Sunday, March 22 At Corvallis, Ore. Gonzaga 76, Oregon State 64 At Durham, N.C. Duke 64, Mississippi State 56 Monday, March 23 At College Park, Md. Princeton (31-0) vs. Maryland (31-2), 5:30 p.m. At Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee (28-5) vs. Pittsburgh (20-11), 5:30 p.m. Regional Seminals At Spokane, Was. Saturday, March 28 Princeton-Maryland-New Mexico State winner vs. Duke (23-10), TBA Gonzaga (26-7) vs. Tennessee-Pittsburgh winner, TBA Regional Championship Monday, March 30 Seminal winners OKLAHOMA CITY REGIONAL First Round Friday, March 20 At Notre Dame, Ind. DePaul 79, Minnesota 72 Notre Dame 77, Montana 43 At Iowa City Miami 86, Washington 80 Iowa 75, American 67 At Waco, Texas Arkansas 57, Northwestern 55 Baylor 77, Northwestern State 36 Saturday, March 21 At Stanford, Calif. Oklahoma 111, Quinnipiac 84 Stanford 73, Cal State Northridge 60 Second Round Sunday, March 22 At Notre Dame, Ind. Notre Dame (32-2) vs. DePaul (27-7), (n) At Iowa City Iowa 88, Miami 70 At Waco, Texas Baylor 73, Arkansas 44 Monday, March 23 At Stanford, Calif. Oklahoma (21-11) vs. Stanford (25-9), 5:30 p.m. Regional Seminals At Oklahoma City Friday, March 27 Notre Dame-DePaul winner vs. Oklahoma-Stanford winner, TBA Iowa (26-7) vs. Baylor (32-3), TBA Regional Championship Sunday, March 29 Seminal winners GREENSBORO REGIONAL First Round Friday, March 20 At Columbia, S.C. South Carolina 81, Savannah State 48 Syracuse 72, Nebraska 69 Saturday, March 21 At Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina 71, Liberty 65 Ohio State 90, James Madison 80 At Tempe, Ariz. UALR 69, Texas A&M 60 Arizona State 74, Ohio 55 At Tallahassee Florida Gulf Coast 75, Oklahoma State 67 Florida State 91, Alabama State 49 Second Round Sunday, March 22 At Columbia, S.C. South Carolina 97, Syracuse 68 Monday, March 23 At Chapel Hill, N.C. Ohio State (24-10) vs. North Carolina (25-8), 5:30 p.m. At Tempe, Ariz. UALR (29-4) vs. Arizona State (28-5), 8 p.m. At Tallahassee Florida Gulf Coast (31-2) vs. Florida State (30-4), 5 p.m. Regional Seminals At Greensboro, N.C. Friday, March 27 South Carolina (32-2) vs. Ohio StateNorth Carolina winner, TBA UALR-Arizona State winner vs. Florida Gulf Coast-Florida State winner, TBA Regional Championship Sunday, March 29 Seminal winners TOURNAMENT GLANCE LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Dayton is still dancing. The seventh-seeded Fly ers advanced to the Sweet 16 for the first time in school history with a 99-94 upset of No. 2 seed Kentucky on Sunday. Ally Malott scored 28 points and Amber Deane added 23 to keep the school around after bowing out with first-round defeats in their five previous appearances. “It’s funny — you go to the NCAA Tournament six years in a row and you don’t get out of the first weekend (the first five times), and you start doubting yourself a little bit. What am I doing wrong and what can we do better?” Dayton coach Jim Jabir said. “Our team is very, very resilient. They really believed that we could win this game. We worked really hard to put them in a place where mentally that they believed they could. “I really think that was the difference. I really do. They never faltered. In the timeouts, we were down 10. They knew we were gonna win the game.” Kelley Austria made four free throws in the final 21 seconds and added 17 points for Dayton (27-6), which hit 11 3-pointers to help overcome 24 turnovers. Her 3-pointer with 1:09 left broke a 87-87 tie. “Every time we needed a big bucket, someone contrib uted and it wasn’t the same person every time,” Malott said. “We had contributions from everyone — everyone did their job.” The Flyers, who won their seventh straight game, will face the winner of Mon day’s game between Louis ville and South Florida in the Albany Regional semifinals. The Flyers, success in the tourney comes on the heels of the men’s team, who defeated Boise State and Providence this week. “Our campus is always crazy, regardless of what’s going on, so this just really adds to it,” Deane said. “(It’s) definitely exciting. Every one’s having fun (and) the weather’s getting warmer. If the men can pull out a win, and I definitely think they can, it should be great. I think it’s really, really cool for our university right now to represent Dayton.” Dayton upsets Kentucky COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tiffany Mitchell and Alaina Coates each scored 14 points and No. 1 seed South Carolina built a big first-half lead and cruised to its third Sweet 16 in four years with a 97-68 NCAA Tournament victory over Syracuse on Sunday night. Aleighsa Welch added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Gamecocks (32-2), who turned an anticipated tight rematch into a runaway by halftime. Welch had 11 points and Asia Dozier hit three of her four 3-point ers in the opening period for the Gamecocks, who used a 21-5 run to take control. Syracuse trailed by 28 at halftime and never got within 20 points. Alexis Peterson had 23 points to lead the Orange (22-10), who gave the Gamecocks one of their tough est games last November before losing 67-63 at the Junkanoo Jam. But in front of 10,485 fans at home, South Carolina had no prob lem moving on. South Carolina had six players score in double figures. Along with Mitchell, Coates and Welch, South eastern Conference freshman of the year A’ja Wilson scored 13, while Dozier and backup point guard Bianca Cuevas had 12 apiece. It was the most points the Orange had allowed since losing 101-64 at Notre Dame last year. Cornelia Fondren had 16 points, although Syracuse’s three-guard lineup of Peterson, Fondren and Brianna Butler was a combined 16 of 49 shooting. Syracuse had stifled South Car olina’s inside game last November, leading by double digits in the sec ond half before falling 67-63. The Orange couldn’t wait for the rematch since the NCAA pairings came out. Syracuse coach Quen tin Hillsman planned on packing the paint once again to thwart the Gamecocks tallest players. He said the Gamecocks had to take and make outside shots to get by his defense — and that’s what Dozier did. South Carolina’s junior hit three 3-pointers in the first five minutes — the Gamecocks had three in Fri day night’s opener against Savan nah State — to build a 14-7 lead and force Syracuse to play perimeter defense. DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Azura Stevens had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and Duke beat Mississippi State 64-56 on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Elizabeth Williams scored 12 points in her final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium and Rebecca Green well added 17 with three 3-pointers for fourth-seeded Duke (23-10). The Blue Devils shot 52 per cent, used a timely 26-5 run to build a 15-point lead and held on to earn a spot in the round of 16. They will play the Princeton-Maryland winner on Saturday in the Spokane Region semifinals. Victoria Vivians scored 15 points and Kendra Grant added 12 for the fifth-seeded Bulldogs (27-7). They clawed within 58-52 on Morgan Wil liam’s free throw with 1:21 left. But Dominique Dillingham was called for a blocking foul with 1:02 left, and coach Vic Schaefer received a technical foul for arguing the call. Greenwell then hit 3 of 4 free throws. Mississippi State never got closer than eight in the final minute. Ka’lia Johnson added 10 points for Duke, which had reached the tour nament’s second weekend in four straight years before DePaul came to Cameron last year and knocked the Blue Devils out in the second round. It looked like it might happen again when Martha Alwal put Mississippi State up 37-31 with a banked-in jumper with just under 16 minutes left. That’s when Duke took over. GONZAGA 76, OREGON STATE 64 CORVALLIS, Ore. — Emma Wol fram scored a career-high 17 points and 11th-seeded Gonzaga held off a furious late rally by Oregon State. Gonzaga (26-7) advances to the Sweet Sixteen, heading home to Spo kane to face the winner of today’s game in Knoxville between Tennes see (28-5) and Pittsburgh (20-11). The Bulldogs were also the No. 11 seed in 2011, and also playing in the Spokane Regional, when they made a stunning run to the regional finals before losing to top seed Stanford. Gonzaga also did the same thing as an 11 seed in 2012. The Beavers (27-5) have never made it to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament’s current format. In 1983, the Beavers beat UCLA to advance to the second round when the field was 32 teams. BAYLOR 73, ARKANSAS 44 WACO, Texas — Nina Davis scored 21 points, Niya Johnson had 12 assists to tie Baylor’s career record and the Lady Bears are headed to the NCAA Sweet 16 for the seventh year in a row after a win over Arkansas. The Lady Bears (32-3), the No. 2 seed in the Oklahoma City regional, took control with a 30-7 run to finish the first half — which ended with first-year Arkansas coach Jimmy Dykes getting a technical foul. Kristy Wallace added 13 points, while Alexis Prince had 11 and John son 10. Sune Agbuke, the lone Baylor senior, had 12 rebounds and a careerhigh eight blocks. LATE SATURDAY UC ONN 89, S T . FRANCIS, BROOKLYN 33 STORRS, Conn . — Morgan Tuck had 26 points and eight assists as No. 1 UConn began its drive toward a 10th national title and third in a row with an rout of St. Francis, Brooklyn. Tuck, who outscored the Terriers 20-14 by herself in the first half, made 12 of her 13 shots from the floor for the Huskies (33-1), who won their 32nd consecutive game. Breanna Stewart hit eight of her 10 shots, and finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Sarah Benedetti, who grew up about 40 miles away in Canton, Con necticut, had 13 points for St. Francis (15-19), which was making its first NCAA Tournament appearance. Mitchell, South Carolina roll past Syracuse AP Mississippi State’s Victoria Vivians dives while defending against Duke’s Ka’lia Johnson. ROUNDUP DUKE AD VANCES


STAT SHEET Page C4 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 Halep beats Jankovic for Indian Wells title INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Simona Halep beat Jelena Jankovic 2-6, 7-5, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, giving the Romanian the biggest title of her career and a WTA Tour-leading third tournament victory of the year. Halep improved to 6-0 in three-set matches this year, smacking a crosscourt forehand winner off Jankovic’s weak volley return on match point. The world’s thirdranked player advanced to the final after Serena Williams withdrew before their semifinal because of a sprained right knee. Jankovic won her biggest career title at Indian Wells in 2010. This time, she committed 61 unforced errors and had nine double-faults, smiling wryly after her last one gave Halep match point. The 2 -hour match featured 18 service breaks. Djokovic beats Federer in 3 sets to win in men’s finale INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Move over Roger Federer, there is another guy with a share of your crown as king of the desert. Novak Djokovic defeated Federer 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-2 to win his fourth BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, tying him with Federer for the most titles in the desert after winning for the second straight year. “I am at the prime of my career,” Djokovic said. “I’m going to try to use every part of this fact to stay where I am and to fight for as many major titles as possible.” Djokovic, ranked No. 1 in the world, and No. 2 Federer met for the 38th time, second-most among rivalries in the Open era. Federer leads the series 20-18 and had won three of their last four meetings going into the final. But Federer made too many mistakes at crucial times, piling up 43 unforced errors to 35 for Djokovic. The Serb connected on 63 percent of his first serves, while Federer’s serve let him down. He double-faulted to trail 4-2 in the third as Djokovic won the last four games of the match. “I felt huge relief, to be honest,” Djokovic said. “I saw I’m not the only one that is double-faulting under pressure. I got myself in a position to break and then he handed me that break. I thought I deserved it in a way because I really fought hard for it.” Federer’s serve had carried him earlier in the tournament, when he faced just three break points in his first five matches and he saved two of those. “I was trying to really focus a lot on my serve because it was very important because he returns so well off the second serve,” Federer said. “He really plays everybody really tough when he returns off the second serve, and I think that’s what also was tough today against him.” Minnesota stifles Harvard for 3rd title in 4 years MINNEAPOLIS — Megan Wolfe scored early and Amanda Leveille made 19 saves, leading Minnesota to a 4-1 victory over Harvard on Sunday for the third women’s hockey championship in four seasons for the Gophers. Hannah Brandt, Megan Lorence and Rachel Bona had goals in the third period for Minnesota (34-3-4), which returned the trophy to the west after a one-year slip. Lightning beat Bruins 5-3, end 10-game skid TAMPA — J.T. Brown and Anton Stralman scored 15 seconds apart soon after Tampa Bay captain Steven Stamkos got into a fight, and the Lightning stopped a 10-game losing streak against the Boston Bruins with a 5-3 victory Sunday. Tampa Bay also got goals from Vladislav Namestnikov, Jason Garrison and Ondrej Palat. The Lightning’s last win over Boston was on Mar. 13, 2012, a 6-1 victory. Patrice Bergeron, Zdeno Chara and Daniel Paille scored for the Bruins, who are 0-3-2 over their last five games and hold a one-point lead over Ottawa for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot. Television MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6 p.m. ESPN — NIT, second round, Louisiana Tech at Texas A&M 7 p.m. ESPNU — NIT, second round, Illinois State at Old Dominion 8 p.m. ESPN — NIT, second round, Murray State at Tulsa WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 5 p.m. ESPNU — NCAA Tournament, second round, Florida Gulf Coast at Florida St. 5:30 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Tournament, second round, Princeton at Maryland; Pittsburgh at Tennessee; Ohio State at North Carolina; or Oklahoma at. Stanford 8 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Tournament, second round, Rut gers at UConn; Louisville at South Florida; or Arkansas-Little Rock at Arizona St. Ebro Schedule Monday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:25 a.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 12:20 p.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:30 a.m.. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Jacksonville 11:30 a.m. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m.,Jacksonville 6:30 p.m. Thursday Matinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:30 a.m., Aqueduct 12:20 p.m., Santa Anita 3 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: Tampa Bay 11:30 am., Gulfstream 11:30 a.m., Aqueduct 12:20 p.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: Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:30 a.m., Aqueduct 12:20 p.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: Aqueduct 11:45 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:30 a.m., Gulfstream 11:30 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. Auto racing Sprint Cup-Auto Club 400 Sunday At Auto Club Speedway Fontana, Calif. Lap length: 2 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (8) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 209 laps, 114.6 rating, 47 points, $357,781. 2. (2) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 209, 129.3, 43, $260,130. 3. (1) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 209, 135.4, 43, $205,055. 4. (11) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 209, 100.6, 40, $158,505. 5. (9) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 209, 92.8, 39, $156,305. 6. (17) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 209, 104.6, 38, $132,045. 7. (13) Joey Logano, Ford, 209, 102.3, 37, $155,803. 8. (12) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 209, 96.1, 37, $136,240. 9. (14) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 209, 107.9, 35, $150,831. 10. (7) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 209, 90.8, 35, $149,406. 11. (23) Aric Almirola, Ford, 209, 81, 33, $141,546. 12. (31) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 209, 65.1, 32, $135,168. 13. (15) Carl Edwards, Toyota, 209, 84.6, 32, $98,110. 14. (20) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 209, 80.8, 30, $128,474. 15. (27) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 209, 64.4, 29, $109,560. 16. (21) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 209, 70.6, 28, $136,696. 17. (19) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 209, 76.5, 27, $113,160. 18. (4) David Ragan, Toyota, 209, 77.7, 26, $145,051. 19. (22) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 209, 71.1, 25, $105,760. 20. (33) Chris Buescher, Ford, 209, 59.4, 0, $93,860. 21. (26) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 209, 64.4, 23, $126,451. 22. (30) Brett Moffitt, Toyota, 209, 53.5, 22, $122,974. 23. (37) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 209, 65, 21, $119,218. 24. (32) Cole Whitt, Ford, 209, 54.9, 20, $108,493. 25. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 209, 48.2, 0, $93,610. 26. (5) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 209, 82.7, 18, $120,793. 27. (25) Brian Scott, Chevrolet, 209, 74.1, 0, $103,843. 28. (6) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 209, 104.6, 17, $106,485. 29. (36) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 209, 50.3, 15, $132,835. 30. (10) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 209, 67.6, 14, $125,668. 31. (3) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 209, 104.2, 14, $128,746. 32. (29) Greg Biffle, Ford, 209, 58.7, 12, $121,143. 33. (28) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet, 208, 40.2, 12, $96,932. 34. (18) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 208, 46.4, 10, $105,185. 35. (43) David Gilliland, Ford, 208, 39.7, 9, $94,960. 36. (35) Josh Wise, Ford, 207, 35.1, 8, $86,820. 37. (41) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, 206, 34.5, 0, $86,549. 38. (24) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 206, 33.8, 6, $80,803. 39. (34) Jeb Burton, Toyota, 205, 27.9, 5, $78,240. 40. (39) Mike Bliss, Ford, 205, 29.5, 0, $72,740. 41. (38) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 205, 26.3, 0, $68,740. 42. (42) Matt DiBenedetto, Toyota, 203, 23.9, 2, $64,740. 43. (16) Sam Hornish Jr., Ford, 155, 39.8, 1, $87,585. Race Statistics Average Speed of Race Winner : 140.662 mph. Time of Race : 2 hours, 58 minutes, 18 seconds. Margin of Victory : 0.710 seconds. Caution Flags : 7 for 31 laps. Lead Changes : 19 among 9 drivers. Lap Leaders : K.Busch 1-5’ K.Harvick 6-24’ A.Bowman 25’ M.Kenseth 26-31’ D.Hamlin 32-61’ J.Gordon 62’ D.Hamlin 63-88’ M.Kenseth 89-94’ K.Busch 95-99’ M.Truex Jr. 100-104’ K.Busch 105137’ C.Edwards 138’ K.Busch 139-143’ K.Harvick 144-154’ M.Kenseth 155-185’ K.Harvick 186-189’ K.Busch 190-200’ J.Gordon 201-202’ K.Busch 203-208’ B.Keselowski 209. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led) : K.Busch, 6 times for 65 laps’ D.Hamlin, 2 times for 56 laps’ M.Kenseth, 3 times for 43 laps’ K.Harvick, 3 times for 34 laps’ M.Truex Jr., 1 time for 5 laps’ J.Gordon, 2 times for 3 laps’ B.Keselowski, 1 time for 1 lap’ C.Edwards, 1 time for 1 lap’ A.Bowman, 1 time for 1 lap. Wins : K.Harvick, 2’ J.Johnson, 1’ B.Keselowski, 1’ J.Logano, 1. Top 16 in Points : 1. K.Harvick, 225’ 2. J.Logano, 197’ 3. M.Truex Jr., 192’ 4. D.Earnhardt Jr., 164’ 5. B.Keselowski, 163’ 6. R.Newman, 162’ 7. J.Johnson, 159’ 8. K.Kahne, 159’ 9. P.Menard, 152’ 10. A.Almirola, 138’ 11. A.Allmendinger, 137’ 12. C.Mears, 132’ 13. M.Kenseth, 127’ 14. D.Hamlin, 125’ 15. D.Ragan, 124’ 16. J.McMurray, 120. NBA Standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 42 28 .600 — Boston 30 39 .435 11 Brooklyn 29 39 .426 12 Philadelphia 17 52 .246 24 New York 14 56 .200 28 Southeast Division W L Pct GB y-Atlanta 53 17 .757 — Washington 40 30 .571 13 Miami 32 37 .464 20 Charlotte 29 38 .433 22 Orlando 22 50 .306 32 Central Division W L Pct GB x-Cleveland 46 26 .639 — Chicago 42 29 .592 3 Milwaukee 34 36 .486 11 Indiana 30 39 .435 14 Detroit 26 44 .371 19 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct GB Memphis 49 21 .700 — Houston 46 23 .667 2 San Antonio 44 25 .638 4 Dallas 44 26 .629 5 New Orleans 37 33 .529 12 Northwest Division W L Pct GB Portland 44 24 .647 — Oklahoma City 40 30 .571 5 Utah 31 38 .449 13 Denver 27 44 .380 18 Minnesota 15 53 .221 29 Pacific Division W L Pct GB x-Golden State 56 13 .812 — L.A. Clippers 46 25 .648 11 Phoenix 37 33 .529 19 Sacramento 24 45 .348 32 L.A. Lakers 17 50 .254 38 x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Sunday’s Games Oklahoma City 93, Miami 75 Cleveland 108, Milwaukee 90 San Antonio 114, Atlanta 95 L.A. Clippers 107, New Orleans 100 Toronto 106, New York 89 Sacramento 109, Washington 86 Denver 119, Orlando 100 Detroit 105, Boston 97, OT Charlotte at Minnesota, (n) Dallas at Phoenix, (n) Philadelphia at L.A. Lakers, (n) Monday’s Games Houston at Indiana, 6 p.m. Boston at Brooklyn, 6:30 p.m. Memphis at New York, 6:30 p.m. Charlotte at Chicago, 7 p.m. Minnesota at Utah, 8 p.m. Washington at Golden State, 9:30 p.m. College basketball Men’s NIT Second Round Sunday Temple 90, George Washington 77 Arizona State (18-15) at Richmond (2013), 6:30 p.m. Rhode Island (23-9) at Stanford (20-13), 8:30 p.m. Today Louisiana Tech (26-8) at Texas A&M (2111), 6 p.m. Illinois State (22-12) at Old Dominion (25-7), 7 p.m. Murray State (28-5) at Tulsa (23-10), 8 p.m. Women’s NIT Second Round Sunday Villanova 71, Old Dominion 66 Temple 61, Pennsylvania 56 St. John’s 77, Fordham 63 Southern Mississippi 77, TCU 72, OT Missouri 67, Kansas State 48 Middle Tennessee 70, Arkansas State 60 NC State 69, East Carolina 65 UCLA 63, San Diego 58 Eastern Michigan 69, Tulsa 59 Georgia Tech (19-14) at Mississippi (18-13), (n) Northern Colorado (21-12) vs. South Dakota (26-7), (n) Today Michigan (17-14) at Toledo (19-13), 6 p.m. Eastern Washington (21-11) vs. Sacramento State (17-15), 9 p.m. Fresno State (23-9) at Saint Mary’s (Cal) (21-10), 9 p.m. Tournament Second Round Saturday, March 21 Canisius 82, Bowling Green 59 Louisiana-Lafayette 71, Sam Houston State 70 UT-Martin 60, S.C.-Upstate 49 Northern Arizona 78, Sacramento State 73 Today Cleveland State (25-8) at NJIT (19-11), 6 p.m. Evansville (20-12) at Eastern Illinois (18-14), 7 p.m. Kent State (22-11) at Texas A&M-Cor pus Christi (20-13), 7 p.m. NHL Standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 73 46 20 7 99 193 159 Tampa Bay 73 45 21 7 97 238 188 Detroit 71 39 21 11 89 204 190 Boston 73 36 25 12 84 193 190 Ottawa 71 36 24 11 83 207 188 Florida 72 33 25 14 80 177 197 Toronto 73 27 40 6 60 192 235 Buffalo 72 20 45 7 47 135 241 Metropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA N.Y. Rangers 70 45 18 7 97 210 161 N.Y. Islanders 73 44 25 4 92 225 203 Pittsburgh 72 40 22 10 90 200 178 Washington 73 39 24 10 88 212 180 Philadelphia 74 29 29 16 74 192 215 New Jersey 72 31 30 11 73 163 183 Columbus 72 33 35 4 70 193 225 Carolina 71 26 35 10 62 164 196 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA St. Louis 73 45 21 7 97 223 180 Nashville 73 44 21 8 96 208 176 Chicago 71 43 22 6 92 203 162 Minnesota 72 40 25 7 87 207 181 Winnipeg 72 37 23 12 86 201 189 Colorado 71 33 26 12 78 191 198 Dallas 72 34 28 10 78 224 230 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Anaheim 73 46 20 7 99 214 199 Vancouver 71 41 26 4 86 203 192 Calgary 72 39 27 6 84 211 189 Los Angeles 71 34 23 14 82 189 179 San Jose 72 35 29 8 78 199 201 Edmonton 72 20 39 13 53 172 247 Arizona 72 21 43 8 50 148 239 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Sunday’s Games Detroit 2, St. Louis 1, OT Tampa Bay 5, Boston 3 Anaheim at N.Y. Rangers, (n) Vancouver at Arizona, (n) Monday’s Games Los Angeles at New Jersey, 6 p.m. Chicago at Carolina, 6 p.m. Minnesota at Toronto, 6:30 p.m. San Jose at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m. Buffalo at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Colorado at Calgary, 8 p.m. Winnipeg at Edmonton, 8:30 p.m. MLB Spring training AMERICAN LEAGUE W L Pct Kansas City 13 7 .650 Oakland 13 8 .619 New York 12 8 .600 Toronto 12 8 .600 Los Angeles 10 7 .588 Boston 10 8 .556 Houston 8 7 .533 Seattle 9 8 .529 Tampa Bay 9 8 .529 Minnesota 8 9 .471 Chicago 7 9 .438 Cleveland 8 11 .421 Texas 7 10 .412 Baltimore 8 13 .381 Detroit 7 14 .333 NATIONAL LEAGUE W L Pct Los Angeles 10 6 .625 Arizona 12 8 .600 St. Louis 9 7 .563 Miami 10 8 .556 New York 11 9 .550 Pittsburgh 9 8 .529 Colorado 10 9 .526 Cincinnati 9 9 .500 Philadelphia 9 10 .474 San Diego 9 10 .474 Washington 8 9 .471 Chicago 9 11 .450 Milwaukee 8 10 .444 Atlanta 8 12 .400 San Francisco 5 16 .238 NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against non-major league teams do not. Saturday’s Games Detroit 6, N.Y. Mets 4 Baltimore 5, Minnesota (ss) 3 Tampa Bay 4, Minnesota (ss) 2 St. Louis 1, Atlanta (ss) 0 N.Y. Yankees 3, Houston 2 Atlanta (ss) 5, Washington (ss) 2 Washington (ss) 4, Miami 2 Pittsburgh 2, Boston 2, tie Toronto 6, Philadelphia 3 L.A. Dodgers 11, Texas 3 Cleveland 10, Colorado (ss) 5 Chicago White Sox 6, Kansas City 4 Oakland 8, Cincinnati 1 Milwaukee 12, Texas 2 Chicago Cubs 12, Seattle 10 Arizona 7, San Diego 5 Colorado (ss) 6, L.A. Dodgers 4 L.A. Angels 3, San Francisco 2 Sunday’s Games Toronto 3, Tampa Bay 0 Minnesota 5, Miami 3 Detroit (ss) 7, Washington 7, tie Boston 7, Philadelphia 6 St. Louis 8, Baltimore 6 Houston 14, Pittsburgh 2 Atlanta 5, Detroit (ss) 3 N.Y. Mets 6, N.Y. Yankees 0 Milwaukee 13, Chicago White Sox 4 Cleveland 4, L.A. Dodgers 2 Cincinnati 4, Oakland 3 Kansas City 4, San Francisco (ss) 2 San Diego 6, Chicago Cubs 1 Seattle 8, Texas 0 L.A. Angels 3, San Francisco (ss) 2 Colorado 6, Arizona 0 Monday’s Games Minnesota vs. Philadelphia at Clearwater, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Pittsburgh vs. Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, Fla., 12:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees vs. Washington at Viera, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Atlanta vs. Houston at Kissimmee, Fla., 12:05 p.m. St. Louis vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 12:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets vs. Miami at Jupiter, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox vs. San Diego at Peoria, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Oakland vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Kansas City vs. San Francisco at Scottsdale, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Arizona vs. L.A. Dodgers at Glendale, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Milwaukee vs. Colorado at Scottsdale, Ariz., 3:10 p.m. Seattle vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 3:10 p.m. Cincinnati vs. Texas at Surprise, Ariz., 8:05 p.m. Golf PGA-Bay Hill Sunday At Bay Hill Club and Lodge Orlando Purse: $6.2 million Yardage: 7,419 Par: 72 Final M. Every (500), $1,134,000 68-66-69-66—269 H. Stenson (300), $680,400 68-66-66-70—270 M. Jones (190), $428,400 71-65-67-68—271 M. Hoffmann (135), $302,400 66-65-71-71—273 B. Martin (110), $252,000 68-67-68-71—274 K. Aphibarnrat, $211,050 70-71-65-69—275 J. Kokrak (92), $211,050 67-71-65-72—275 K. Na (92), $211,050 67-70-69-69—275 Z. Johnson (78), $176,400 71-71-68-66—276 L. Oosthuizen (78), $176,400 69-68-70-69—276 R. McIlroy (68), $151,200 70-66-71-70—277 H. Swafford (68), $151,200 75-66-68-68—277 D. Berger (57), $118,125 73-68-68-69—278 E. Els (57), $118,125 71-67-72-68—278 D. Lingmerth (57), $118,125 69-67-73-69—278 B. Snedeker (57), $118,125 68-74-66-70—278 J. Day (53), $91,350 69-71-71-68—279 D. Lee (53), $91,350 72-64-71-72—279 F. Molinari (53), $91,350 70-71-69-69—279 D. Points (53), $91,350 70-70-67-72—279 Z. Blair (47), $59,141 73-67-71-69—280 C. Howell III (47), $59,141 71-68-70-71—280 H. Matsuyama (47), $59,141 70-72-70-68—280 C. Ortiz (47), $59,141 71-70-69-70—280 I. Poulter (47), $59,141 67-70-71-72—280 S. Stefani (47), $59,141 70-71-69-70—280 C. Villegas (47), $59,141 69-72-67-72—280 G. Woodland (47), $59,141 71-69-71-69—280 H. English (40), $40,058 68-66-72-75—281 R. Fowler (40), $40,058 71-71-70-69—281 R. Knox (40), $40,058 74-68-67-72—281 S. O’Hair (40), $40,058 69-68-68-76—281 S. Saunders (40), $40,058 70-71-67-73—281 D. Willett, $40,058 71-70-70-70—281 K. Duke (33), $29,098 67-74-73-68—282 G. McNeill (33), $29,098 69-69-73-71—282 N. Taylor (33), $29,098 76-65-70-71—282 N. Thompson (33), $29,098 70-71-69-72—282 J. Peterson (33), $29,098 67-71-70-74—282 C. Pettersson (33), $29,098 71-71-68-72—282 A. Scott (33), $29,098 68-73-69-72—282 B. Steele (33), $29,098 71-67-68-76—282 E. Compton (26), $20,202 70-69-72-72—283 D. Hearn (26), $20,202 69-73-69-72—283 B. Horschel (26), $20,202 68-71-72-72—283 R. Ishikawa (26), $20,202 70-69-69-75—283 M. Laird (26), $20,202 68-72-71-72—283 W. Simpson (26), $20,202 69-69-72-73—283 Champions Tour-Tucson Conquistadores Classic Sunday At Omni Tucson National, Catalina Course Tucson, Ariz. Purse: $1.7 million Yardage: 7,143 Par 72 Final M. Dawson (255), $255,000 67-67-69 B. Bryant (150), $149,600 68-67-70 M. O’Meara (122), $122,400 71-69-66 T. Pernice Jr. (91), $90,950 69-70-68 W. Short, Jr. (91), $90,950 69-66-72 R. Cochran (61), $61,200 69-71-68 S. Hoch (61), $61,200 70-71-67 J. Sluman (61), $61,200 70-71-67 B. Langer (41), $40,800 69-71-69 J. Maggert (41), $40,800 70-70-69 C. Montgomerie (41), $40,800 67-72-70 G. Sauers (41), $40,800 70-70-69 J. Smith (41), $40,800 65-71-73 B. Andrade, $29,750 69-70-71 J. Don Blake, $29,750 71-69-70 K. Sutherland, $29,750 71-70-69 K. Triplett, $29,750 68-73-69 T. Lehman, $23,857 72-72-67 R. Mediate, $23,857 74-68-69 C. Pavin, $23,857 68-72-71 M. Calcavecchia, $17,971 73-71-68 J. Durant, $17,971 73-69-70 M. McNulty, $17,971 70-71-71 K. Perry, $17,971 74-68-70 R. Spittle, $17,971 72-71-69 D. Waldorf, $17,971 70-72-70 G. Bruckner, $17,971 69-72-71 M. Allen, $12,623 71-67-75 B. Bryant, $12,623 70-70-73 J. Cook, $12,623 73-71-69 S. Dunlap, $12,623 69-71-73 D. Frost, $12,623 67-71-75 J. Huston, $12,623 71-72-70 S. Jones, $12,623 71-71-71 S. Pate, $12,623 67-73-73 W. Wood, $10,200 71-71-72 S. Ames, $9,010 69-78-68 M. Goodes, $9,010 69-74-72 P. Goydos, $9,010 70-74-71 E. Toledo, $9,010 70-73-72 B. Tway, $9,010 70-75-70 J. Carter, $7,480 72-72-72 J. Coceres, $7,480 72-71-73 J. Parnevik, $7,480 71-74-71 L. Roberts, $7,480 72-72-72 J. Coston, $6,290 71-73-73 L. Janzen, $6,290 74-72-71 H. Sutton, $6,290 73-70-74 T. Armour III, $5,100 71-73-74 T. Byrum, $5,100 73-73-72 B. Faxon, $5,100 76-69-73 J. Haas, $5,100 72-77-69 M. Brooks, $4,080 73-72-74 C. Stadler, $4,080 71-72-76 I. Woosnam, $4,080 76-72-71 R. Chapman, $3,570 75-70-75 M. Hatalsky, $3,570 75-72-73 T. Watson, $3,570 76-72-72 LPGA-JTBC Founders Cup Sunday At JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Wildfire Golf Club Course Phoenix Purse: $1.5 million Yardage: 6,601 Par: 72 Final H. Joo Kim, $225,000 65-69-66-67 S. Lewis, $135,414 64-71-67-68 I. Lee, $78,463 69-67-70-66 P. Phatlum, $78,463 68-71-66-67 M. Hyang Lee, $78,463 70-66-68-68 A. Nordqvist, $38,330 72-67-70-64 A. Ernst, $38,330 68-67-73-65 S. Young Kim, $38,330 69-66-73-65 N. Yeon Choi, $38,330 70-66-71-66 L. Ko, $38,330 66-69-69-69 S. Gal, $26,875 68-70-67-69 L. Salas, $26,875 73-65-67-69 J. Park, $22,241 67-72-67-69 A. Yang, $22,241 68-69-68-70 H. Na Jang, $22,241 68-68-68-71 K. Kaufman, $22,241 66-67-70-72 A. Miyazato, $17,137 70-69-71-66 Q. Baek, $17,137 69-69-71-67 J. Korda, $17,137 72-66-71-67 A. Stanford, $17,137 67-70-71-68 M. Jutanugarn, $17,137 67-69-70-70 A. Jutanugarn, $17,137 69-66-70-71 X. Lin, $17,137 71-66-68-71 H. Nomura, $13,641 69-70-70-68 Y. Cindy Feng, $13,641 73-66-69-69 J. Marie Green, $13,641 69-70-69-69 C. Woods, $13,641 70-70-67-70 A. Lee, $13,641 70-70-63-74 J. Shin, $11,195 72-70-70-66 A. Sharp, $11,195 68-72-69-69 P. Creamer, $11,195 69-68-71-70 B. Lincicome, $11,195 70-67-71-70 C. Ciganda, $11,195 70-69-68-71 G. Piller, $9,490 68-72-73-66 K. Webb, $9,490 67-70-73-69 J. Yang, $9,490 72-68-69-70 C. Choi, $7,590 71-69-70-70 M. Miyazato, $7,590 69-71-70-70 H. Young Park, $7,590 73-67-69-71 J. Johnson, $7,590 69-69-70-72 D. Claire Schreefel, $7,590 67-70-71-72 K. Burnett, $7,590 69-70-68-73 I. Gee Chun, $7,590 67-69-71-73 K. Icher, $7,590 66-70-70-74 E. Ji, $5,461 70-72-73-66 T. Joh, $5,461 66-75-72-68 C. Kerr, $5,461 72-68-72-69 K. Tamulis, $5,461 70-72-70-69 A. Uehara, $5,461 73-69-70-69 K. Sjodin, $5,461 71-69-71-70 S. Hwa Lee, $5,461 69-71-70-71 J. Granada, $5,461 70-70-69-72 S. Kim, $5,461 68-69-71-73 M. Harigae, $4,300 69-73-70-70 T. Suwannapura, $4,300 68-72-72-70 J. Ewart Shadoff, $4,300 71-71-68-72 N. Gulbis, $4,300 72-67-71-72 D. Runas, $4,300 69-73-67-73 J. Song, $3,648 71-71-73-68 S. Feng, $3,648 68-70-76-69 G. Molinaro, $3,648 70-72-72-69 B. Pancake, $3,648 71-69-73-70 S. Michaels, $3,648 69-69-72-73 Tennis BNP Paribas Open Sunday At The Indian Wells Tennis Garden Indian Wells, Calif. Purse: Men: $7.1 million (Masters 1000); Women: $5.38 million (Premier) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Championship Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-2. Women Championship Simona Halep (3), Romania, def. Jelena Jankovic (18), Serbia, 2-6, 7-5, 6-4. College baseball Sunday’s scores EAST CCNY 3-5, St. Joseph’s (NY) 2-3 Fairleigh Dickinson 2-4, Lehigh 1-3 St. John’s 3, CCSU 0 SOUTH Barton 7, Belmont Abbey 6 Belmont 5, Morehead St. 4 Campbell 9, High Point 4 Campbellsville 8, Georgetown (Ky.) 3 Chowan 7-10, Virginia St. 6-3 Cumberland (Tenn.) 7, St. Catharine 3 Duke 7, Pittsburgh 6 FIU 7, Charlotte 5 Florida St. 13, Virginia 1 Georgia 10, Tennessee 4 Liberty 3, Radford 0 Memphis 3, Alcorn St. 1 Mississippi St. 12, Kentucky 5 Mount Olive 12, King (Tenn.) 3 Murray St. 6, Austin Peay 4 SIU-Edwardsville 7, Tennessee Tech 3 Spring Hill 12, Miles 6 St. Andrews 6, Bluefield 5 Texas St. 8, South Alabama 7 Virginia Tech 4, Clemson 3, 12 innings Wake Forest 10, Miami 4 Winston-Salem State 5-14, Lincoln (Pa.) 0-1 Xavier 5, Lipscomb 0 MIDWEST Park 5-1, Central Methodist 4-3 SOUTHWEST Abilene Christian 3, McNeese St. 0 Concordia-Austin 3-6, East Texas Baptist 1-5 McNeese St. 5, Abilene Christian 4, comp. susp. game Oklahoma 3, Texas Tech 2 Oklahoma St. 7, TCU 2 SE Louisiana 8, Texas A&M-CC 3 Texas A&M-Kingsville 2, Angelo St. 0 W. Kentucky 8-0, UTSA 2-12 West Virginia 8, Baylor 2 FAR WEST Sacramento St. 10, Texas-Pan American 2 Texas-Arlington 3, Dartmouth 2 Transactions BASEBALL American League KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned RHP Michael Mariot, RHP Yohan Pino, C Francisco Pena, INF Cheslor Cuthbert and OF Reymond Fuentes to Omaha (PCL) and LHP Brandon Finnegan to Northwest Arkansas (Texas) and OF Terrance Gore to Wilmington (Carolina) Reassigned C Parker Morin and OF Brett Eibner to their minor league camp. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with INF Tyler Pastornicky on a minor league contract. National League MIAMI MARLINS — Agreed to terms with OF Christian Yelich on a seven-year contract. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Signed G Toure’ Murry to a second 10-day contract. FOOTBALL National Football League PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Signed LB James Harrison to a two-year contract. HOCKEY National Hockey League NHL — Fined Nashville F Craig Smith $5,000 for high-sticking Buffalo F Jerry D’Amigo during a March 21 game. Area EVENTS In The BLEACHERS SPORTS Briefs On The AIR College baseball: Chipola at Gulf Coast, 5 p.m. Baseball: Bozeman at Ocoee tournament, North Bay Haven at Northview Methodist (2), 1 p.m., Bay at Spring Break Slam in Orlando


SPORT S Monday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page C5 FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Brian Vickers will be sidelined for at least three months while the NAS CAR driver is taking blood thin ners to treat clots in his lungs. Before Brett Moffitt drove his No. 55 Toyota in Sunday’s race at Fontana, Vickers said he still hopes to resume his racing career after his latest medical setback. “By no means have I given up,” Vickers said. “I don’t know what’s next. I know I’m going to be on blood thinners for the next three months, and after that, I’m going to do everything I can to get back in a race car.” Two days after blood clots were discovered in both of his lungs when Vickers alertly responded to pain by getting to a hospital, Vickers came to Auto Club Speedway to support his Michael Waltrip Racing team. Vickers is in only minimal pain, but can’t drive while tak ing blood thinners because his bleeding could be impossible to stop in a serious crash. He remains hopeful for good news during the summer, but Vickers also understands the reality of a racing team’s needs early in a NASCAR season. “I’ll just try to figure out what makes sense with my doctors — if I can come back off of them and go racing, if there is some kind of plan that works,” Vickers said. “If not, then that’s that. ... Am I worried? Of course. Have I given up hope? No.” The 31-year-old Vickers has endured three bouts of blood clots and open-heart surgery in the past five years, returning to racing each time. He missed 26 races during the 2010 sea son after getting painful clots in his lungs and legs, followed by surgery to fix a hole in his heart. Vickers then missed the final five races in 2013 while on blood thinners to treat a clot in his right leg. Last December, the threetime race winner had surgery on his heart again after his body began to reject the patch. He missed the first two races of this season while his sternum healed from surgery. He went to a hospital Friday after feeling pain in his chest following a cross-country flight — but only after pacing around his hotel room and trying to per suade himself that it hadn’t hap pened again. “I was still trying to convince myself it was something else,” Vickers said. “I did mostly listen to my own advice, which is, ‘Go to the doctor when you think some thing is wrong.’” Vickers noted a grim seren dipity in his latest setback: He is now taking the blood-thinning medication that is one of his major sponsors. Just two days earlier, Vickers appeared with Arnold Palmer and actor Kevin Nealon at a golf tournament in Florida to pro mote blood clot awareness. The trio unveiled a new series of tele vision commercials made by a pharmaceutical company. Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Fontana was even called the 300. Vickers is in the final season of his contract with MWR, and he has been grateful for their unwavering support during his medical problems. Michael Wal trip has said the team hasn’t made a decision about its longterm future beyond Moffitt’s turn in the No. 55 car on Sunday. “They have a team to run, and I’m probably starting to wear out their patience,” Vickers said. “But I know that if at all possible, they’re going to stick behind me and they’ve proven that.” NASCAR’s Vickers out 3 months, but hopes to return BRIAN VICKERS AP Kurt Busch, front, pits with others during the first caution. CHICAGO (AP) — Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley highlight the U.S. team chosen by Jur gen Klinsmann on Sunday for exhibi tion matches against Denmark and Switzerland. Seattle’s Dempsey and the two Toronto stars are among six Major League Soccer players selected for the 23-man side. Goalkeeper Nick Rimando of Real Salt Lake joins defender Brek Shea of expansion Orlando City SC, midfielder Gyasi Zardes of the Los Angeles Galaxy. The rest of the roster is comprised mostly of players in Europe, such as Tottenham Hotspur’s DeAndre Yed lin, Hamburg’s Julian Green and AZ Alkmaar’s Aron Johannsson. The United States is set to face Denmark in Aarhus on March 25, and Switzerland in Zurich on March 31. The U.S. Under-23 and Under-20 teams were also announced by U.S. Soccer on Sunday. The U-23 team is preparing for Olympic qualifying ahead of the 2016 Rio Games, and the U-20 World Cup starts in May in New Zealand. “From a senior team perspective, it’s exciting to put players in differ ent areas and get a better picture of where they are right now,” Klinsmann said. “As we juggle the rosters for the different groups, we maybe even have players go between teams at a certain point.” Green, Yedlin, Brooks, and Rubio all are eligible to do so. AP Michigan State’s Travis Trice dunks against Virginia. AP Zach Johnson lines up a putt on the 17th green during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational. “We’re just not as talented as we’ve been so we are always cheat ing to find a way to get an edge,” Izzo said. “Coaches can tell you what to do, but when muscle mem ory tells you to do it another way ... your focus has to be incredible. And that was incredible focus if you asked me.” Last year, the Spartans upset the top-seeded Cavaliers in the regional semifinal by holding Vir ginia to 35.1 percent shooting. While Trice was beating them up and down the court and making 3s, the Cavaliers opened the game 2 of 10 from the field and could never get on track offensively. “They are so good defensively that any start like that is costly,” Cavaliers coach Tony Bennett said. The Cavaliers finished the first half shooting just 26.7 percent (8 of 30) from the field. Virginia cut the lead to two to start the second half behind two quick baskets by Justin Anderson. But the Spartans countered with a 12-2 run led by Dawson, who had seven points during the stretch, including a three-point play off a fastbreak dunk. Down six points, Atkins picked up his fourth foul with 8:36 left on what replays showed to be a clean block on Gavin Schilling and was forced to go to the bench, which served to be a momentum swing. Virginia would battle back to within five after Atkins returned to the game, but Trice knocked down a clutch 28-footer with 1 second left on the shot clock to put the Spartans up 52-44 with 3 minutes to play. “That was a dagger 3,” Bennett said. “It was an NBA 3. ... When you have a guy like Trice making those shots down the stretch that is what makes you advance in this tournament.” SP AR T ANS from Page C1 hit his tee shot out-of-bounds into a backyard on the 18th hole for a double bogey and a 71 to finish fourth. Rory McIlroy, in his final tourna ment before he goes for his third straight major and the career Grand Slam at the Masters, closed with a 70 and tied for 11th. The world’s No. 1 player had only one round in the 60s in his three events on the Florida swing. “The main goal was to come here and try to win,” said McIlroy, who played Bay Hill for the first time. “Couldn’t do that. At least I got a couple of things out of this week, which is good.” Zach Johnson holed a 5-iron from 207 yards on the par-5 16th for the second albatross in two days, after no one had made a 2 on a par 5 since Bay Hill began in 1979. Every left Bay Hill a year ago believing he could win the Masters on his first try. He missed the cut and had only one top 10 the rest of the year. But he changed coaches in the fall and began working with Sean Foley to tighten up areas in his game. Now he heads to Augusta with more confidence, and believes he has a swing that will get him in these positions more often. Marco Dawson wins Tucson Conquistadores Classic TUCSON, Ariz. — Marco Dawson won the Tucson Conquistadores Clas sic on Sunday for his first Champi ons Tour’s title, breaking a tie with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th hole and closing with two pars for a two-stroke victory. The 51-year-old Dawson shot a 3-under 69 to finish at 13-under 203 in the first-year event at Tucson National, the longtime home of the PGA Tour’s defunct Tucson Open. GOLF from Page C1 Dempsey on U.S. team for friendlies The News Herald will publish announcements of area interest concerning meetings or events. An-nouncements, which must be dated and contain contact infor mation, can be mailed to the Sports De-partment, P.O. Box 1940, Pan ama City, FL 32402, faxed to the Sports Department at 747-5097 or emailed to Events that require entry fees or registration costs that don’t benefit charities or go toward the operat ing expenses of youth leagues or school booster clubs, or toward the purchase of tro-phies and awards are not eligible, and must run as an advertisement. Hiland Park Razorbacks Hiland Park Razorbacks youth football and cheerlead ing is open for early registration. Football players and cheerleaders that are 5-14 years old can reg ister. A child’s birth certificate is required as well as a registration fee. Coaches positions are avail able for football and cheer. Con tact: Lisa 814-5635 (football), Theresa 258-2558 (cheerlead ing) or visit www.leaguelineup. com/hilandparkrazorbacks Optimist Club golf tourney The Optimist Club of the Beaches will host its 10th annual Friend of Youth Golf Tournament Saturday, March 28 at Holiday Golf Course in Panama City Beach. Cost is $400 per team or $100 per player in a scramble format with men’s and women’s divisions. Cash prizes of $400 for both first-place team low gross and two low net and $200 for secondplace team low gross and low net. Twenty percent of the net proceeds will go to local Youth Cancer Care expenses and the remaining 80 percent will fund an Optimist Club Junior Golf tournament on April 19. Scholarship (hole) and prize sponsorships also are available. Contact: 850-235-6299. FSU Scholarship Golf tourney The Panhandle Seminole Club’s Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held Friday, April 10 at Indian Springs Golf Club in Marianna. Entry is $65. Registration and warm-up will begin at noon CST with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. for the four-man scramble.. Contact: Roy Baker 850-209-1326 or George Swee ney 850-482-5526. ANNOUNCEMENT S “We just got hung out on the yellows at the end,” Busch said. “That last restart, I just didn’t get the job done. Brad outmuscled us on four tires.” Busch and Harvick dueled down the stretch in front of a sellout crowd, two teammates eager to capital ize on their superior Stew art-Haas Racing Chevrolets. They might have cruised to a 1-2 finish if not for another chapter in the thrilling races that have recently charac terized the well-aged asphalt at Fontana. “I hate that (Busch) wasn’t able to hold on for the win there,” Harvick said. “I would have loved to see those guys get their first win.” Busch was holding off Harvick until a caution for debris with five laps to go, forcing a green-whitecheckered finish. Busch and Harvick took tires and went right up the middle on the restart and got in front of three drivers who didn’t make pit stops. Busch reclaimed the lead, but Kyle Larson then clipped the wall and sent his entire back bumper flying airborne, forcing another caution. On the 202nd lap, Kesel owski slid down the low side and seized the lead from Busch. Although Greg Biffle crashed behind them, NAS CAR let the field keep rac ing, and Keselowski finished strong. NASCAR from Page C1


SPORT S Page C6 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 Michael Sam among ‘vets’ eyes elusive NFL job TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The strain and sweat on their faces showed just how much one more chance in the NFL means to Michael Sam and 104 others. Except for pro days for college players entering the draft, March isn’t usually a time for running sprints and drills before scouts. Then again, these “veter ans” will take any opportu nity to prove their worth. “Whoever wants me,” Michael Sam said Sunday when asked about return ing to the field for the ini tial NFL veterans combine. The first openly gay player drafted didn’t make it with the Rams last year, cut at the end of training camp. He landed on the Cowboys’ practice squad for a few weeks, then was released. “If the Rams or Cowboys want me, I’m on the first flight out,” he said. Unlike many of the others on hand, including a variety of former first-round draft picks such as Brady Quinn, Felix Jones, Jamaal Ander son and Adam Carriker, Sam really has a blank NFL resume. But he’s certain he’ll get a shot at a roster spot — and not the “Dancing With The Stars” variety. “Absolutely, I think my chances are high,” the 25-yearold defensive end said. “As long as I have that will to play the game and I am healthy, you’ll continue to see me try ing to play in this league. I am very confident I will be playing football somewhere.” Sam didn’t rule out Can ada, either: “If that’s the opportunity, I’ll take it. I’m a fighter and I’m going to keep fighting.” Sam’s disclosure that he is gay brought a wave of atten tion to the NFL from those outside sports. The Rams were applauded for selecting him, albeit eight spots from the end of the proceedings. That he didn’t make the roster, the team said, was purely a football decision, and Sam was trying to break in on one of the league’s top pass-rushing units. Dallas signed him for the practice squad days later, but released him in October. Sam has been out of football since. What he wants is another look. “’’I’m young and I’m still good,” Sam said. “I don’t have any injuries. I’m going to play.” Harrison returns to Steelers PITTSBURGH — So much for retirement. Again. Five-time Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison is returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The 36-yearold Harrison signed a two-year deal with the team on Sunday following a productive 2014 in which he had 5 sacks after being lured out of a brief 18-day retirement. Harrison tweeted “I’m back” while posting a picture of him sign ing the deal to Twitter. The 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year began a training program when the offseason began and was weighing another run in Pittsburgh or joining former Steel ers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau in Tennessee. The signing gives the Steelers needed depth at outside linebacker after Jason Worilds abruptly retired at 27 two weeks ago rather than try and land a massive payday. Harrison joins Jarvis Jones as the only players with more than nominal NFL experience at the position on the roster, though the team figures to grab at least one more edge pass rusher in the draft. AP LeBron James, left, celebrates with teammate J.R. Smith after hitting a shot in Sunday’s game. Detroit’s Martinez hitless; Braves win KISSIMMEE (AP) — Victor Martinez returned to the Tigers’ lineup Sunday but was hitless in the Detroit split squad’s 5-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves. The slugger, who underwent surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee in February, went 0-3 with a strikeout in his Grapefruit League debut. “It feels great to get the first one out of the way,” Martinez said. Martinez said the injury caused him to flash back to 2012, when a torn ACL in the same knee forced him to miss the entire season. Braves starter Shelby Miller pitched five innings and allowed one run on four hits. Atlanta’s Pedro Ciriaco went had two hits, including a two-run double. BL UE J A Y S 3, R A Y S 0 DUNEDIN — Russell Martin homered for the first time this spring, Roberto Osuna tossed 3 2/3 scoreless innings and the Toronto Blue Jays blanked the Tampa Bay Rays in a game that took just 2 hours, 2 minutes. Martin’s sixth-inning drive off reliever Mike Montgomery landed far beyond the right-cen ter field wall. The three-time All-Star signed a five-year, $82 million deal with the Blue Jays last November after a two-year stint with Pittsburgh. Osuna, a surprise contender for a spot in Toronto’s rotation, allowed a double to Desmond Jennings to lead off the first and a single to Joey Butler in the second. The right-hander struck out two and walked one. Jose Bautista drove in Jose Reyes on a grounder in the first. TWINS 5, MARLINS 3 JUPITER — Danny Santana had four hits as the leadoff hitter, Phil Hughes struck out four and the Minnesota Twins beat the Miami Marlins. Giancarlo Stanton had a long double and Michael Morse a two-run single for Miami. Dee Gordon went 3 for 3 with a run and a stolen base for the Marlins. Hughes pitched 4 2/3 innings in his second strong start. Marlins starter Jarred Cosart gave up four unearned runs and six hits over four innings. C ARDINALS 8, ORIOLES 6 SARASOTA — John Lackey worked into the fifth inning in his second spring start, allowing four runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles. Adam Jones homered twice for Baltimore, driving in four runs and Manny Machado hit a solo home run. Jones hit a three-run homer in the fifth off Mitch Wilson. He also homered in the fourth off Lackey. The center fielder has three home runs this spring. Machado homered and doubled against Lackey. Bud Norris allowed three runs — one of them unearned in four innings. Matt Adams hit a long two-run home run to center field in the third. A STROS 14, PIRATES 2 KISSIMMEE — Chris Carter hit his second homer of the spring and started an eight-run fifth inning with a double as the Houston Astros roughed up Charlie Morton in a victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Carter went 3 for 3 and drove in two runs for Houston. Colby Rasmus also hit his second home run and scored three times. Jonathan Villar and Hank Conger drove in three runs each for the Astros. Right-hander Roberto Hernandez, bidding for a spot in the Astros’ starting rotation, gave up one run on three hits in four innings. Jordy Mercer homered for the Pirates, his second of the spring. RED S O X 7, PHILLIES 6 FORT M Y ERS — Boston left fielder Hanley Ramirez blasted a three-run homer as part of a five-RBI afternoon in a victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. Ramirez collected more RBI than in his first 10 spring training games combined. He entered the game hitting .208. Red Sox centerfielder Mookie Betts contin ued his hot spring with a double and inside-thepark homer, upping his average to .471. The inside-the-park home run came in the third inning, when Betts sent a drive to deep center over the head of Philadelphia center fielder Odubel Herrera, who bobbled the carom off the wall. METS 6, YANKEES 0 PORT ST. L UCIE — Yankees center fielder Jose Pirela was carted off the field after crashing into the wall on Juan Lagares’ inside-the-park home run, the first of three long balls off CC Sabathia, and the New York Mets beat their crosstown rivals behind a dominant effort from Matt Harvey. David Wright and Lcas Duda also connected off Sabathia, in his second start after having major knee surgery last year. Harvey allowed two hits over 5 2/3 innings in his fourth spring start after having Tommy John surgery. James ignites Cavs MI LW AUKEE (AP) — LeBron James scored 28 points and sparked a key second-half run with an emphatic dunk, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 108-90 victory over the Mil waukee Bucks on Sunday. J.R. Smith added 23 points for Cleveland, which has won three in a row. Smith made three straight 3s to close out the Cavs’ decisive run that turned a six-point deficit into a 93-78 lead with 6:19 left in the game. Milwaukee has dropped six in a row. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 15 points and nine rebounds for the Bucks. The lanky forward muscled his way to the bucket against James early in the game to help Milwaukee build an 11-point lead. James had his way late. His dunk off an offensive rebound got the Cavs going. He finished 10 of 17 from the field and grabbed 10 boards. Smith’s long-range shoot ing finished off Milwaukee. After hitting the last of his three straight 3s in front of the Milwaukee bench, Smith shook his head from side to side as he jogged back up the court. Smith finished 8 of 11 from the field, including 7 of 9 from 3-point range. Both teams got off to hot starts before slogging through a sloppy stretch of turnovers in the second quarter. Antetokounmpo, a sec ond-year player, looked fear less at times against James. The 6-foot-11 forward had 11 points and six rebounds in the first half to help Milwau kee carry a nine-point lead into the break. SPURS 114, HA WKS 95 AT L ANTA — Tiago Splitter scored a season-high 23 points, Kawhi Leonard added 20 points and the San Antonio Spurs won their third straight game with an easy victory over the Atlanta Hawks. Paul Millsap finished with 22 points and Dennis Schroder had 18 points for Eastern Conferenceleading Atlanta, which dropped its third in a row. Boris Diaw scored 15 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, and Danny Green added 15 for San Antonio, which never trailed and took its biggest lead at 26 early in the third. The Spurs, playing their fourth straight game with key reserve Manu Ginobili nursing a sprained right ankle, contested nearly every Hawks shot and pass, but no Atlanta player looked more flustered than 12th-year guard Kyle Korver. Wearing protective gear on his face to cover up a broken nose, Korver returned after a threegame absence and committed five turnovers to match a season high. His errant pass to begin the third resulted in a steal and layup by Tim Duncan that made it 61-41. Duncan finished with 12 points. Marco Belinelli scored all 13 of his points in the second and hit all three of his 3-point attempts. San Antonio improved to 10-2 since snapping a four-game losing streak on March 4. THUNDER 93, HEAT 75 OK L AHOMA CIT Y — Rus sell Westbrook had 12 points, 10 rebounds and 17 assists for his 10th triple-double of the season, lead ing the Oklahoma City Thunder to a victory over the Miami Heat. Enes Kanter had 27 points and 12 rebounds for Oklahoma City, which has won three in a row. Rookie Mitch McGary scored 14 points, and Anthony Morrow had 12. Kanter was expected to miss his second straight game with an ankle injury. But he was cleared to play after morning shootaround, and then got off to a fast start with 15 points in the first quarter. Westbrook committed six turnovers, but also had four steals and blocked two shots. The 17 assists matched a career high for the dynamic guard, one of the leading contenders for the NBA MVP award. The Heat had five players score in double figures. Hassan Whiteside had 13 points, all in the first half, and Goran Dragic, Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers each scored 12. Miami had won three in a row. R APTORS 106, KNICKS 89 TORONTO — DeMar DeRo zan scored 23 points, Tyler Hans brough added a season-high 18 and the Toronto Raptors won for the third time in four games, beat ing the New York Knicks. Jonas Valanciunas had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Lou Williams scored 13 and Greivis Vasquez had 12. Lance Thomas scored 24 points and former Raptor Andrea Bargnani had 16 for the Knicks, who dropped their third straight and lost for the 10th time in 12 games. Toronto point guard Kyle Lowry, who dressed but did not play in Fri day’s loss at Chicago, was inactive because of a sore back suffered in a fall against Minnesota last Wednes day. Vasquez made his second straight start in Lowry’s place. CL IPPERS 107, P E L ICANS 100 L OS ANGE L ES — Blake Griffin scored 23 points, Chris Paul had 23 points and 11 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers put a crimp in the New Orleans Pelicans’ playoff hopes with a victory. J.J. Redick scored 20 points and DeAndre Jordan finished with 16 rebounds and 12 points, helping the Clippers win their fourth in a row. They converted 18 Pelicans turnovers into 30 points and had a 25-6 advantage on secondchance points. MI C HAEL SA M L EBRON JA M E S NBA ROUNDUP Monster dunk propels Cleveland MLB ROUNDUP


CLASSIFIEDSMonday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page D1 45565 NOTICE OF SHERIFFÂ’S SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a Writ Of Execution issued in the Circuit Court, of Bay County, Florida, on the 28th day of January, 2015, in the cause wherein AMERIS BANK, a Georgia banking corporation, as successor by merger with Prosperity Bank is the Plaintiff, and SHRIMPBOAT RESTAURANT, INC., a Florida corporation; ST. ANDREWS HARBOR VILLAGE, LLC, a Florida limited liability company; SMITHSÂ’ INCORPORATED, a Florida corporation, also known as SMITHSÂ’, INC., a Florida corporation; POMPANO VENTURES, INC., a Florida corporation; WILLIAM LOREN SMITH, an individual; ANITA S. SMITH, an individual; A&J HOLDINGS, LLC, a Florida limited liability company, AXIOM DEVELOPMENT/ST. ANDREWS HARBOR VILLAGE, L.L.C., a now inactive Florida limited liability company; AXIOM CONSTRUCTION GROUP, L.L.C., a now inactive Florida limited liability company, and OMNICON, L.L.C., a now inactive Florida limited liability company, are the Defendants, being Case No. 14-310 CA in said Court, I, FRANK MCKEITHEN, as Sheriff of Bay County, Florida, have levied upon all the right, title and interest of the Defendant, WILLIAM LOREN SMITH, in and to the following described personal property, to wit: SILVER 2014 GMC SIERRA K1500 VIN: 1GTV2UEC5EZ231862 I shall offer this property for sale, at the East front door of the Bay County SheriffÂ’s Office at 3421 North Highway 77, in the City of Panama City, Bay County, Florida, on April 08, 2015, at the hour of 11:00 A.M., or soon thereafter as possible. I will offer for sale all the said Defendant, WILLIAM LOREN SMITH, right, title and interest in the aforesaid personal property, at public auction and will sell the same, subject to taxes, all prior liens, encumbrances and judgments, if any to the highest and best bidder or bidders for CASH IN HAND or CERTIFIED CASHIERÂ’S CHECK MADE PAYABLE TO BAY COUNTY SHERIFFÂ’S OFFICE, AND TO HAVE AT THE TIME OF THE SALE. The proceeds to be applied as far as may be to the payment(s) of costs and the satisfaction of the above described execution. In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Civil Division no later than seven (7) days prior to the proceedings at 3421 N. Hwy 77: Telephone: 850-248-2085, 850-248-2087. FRANK MCKEITHEN AS SHERIFF OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA BY: Sergeant Vicky J. Heath Sworn to and subscribed before me this 24th day of February, 2015. Bethany Harris NOTARY PUBLIC, State of Florida at Large MY COMMISSION #EE 177300 EXPIRES: April 23, 2016 Bonded Thru Budget Notary Services Pub Dates: March 2, 9, 16, 23, 2015 45707 NOTICE OF SHERIFFÂ’S SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to an Amended Writ Of Execution issued in the Circuit Court, of Bay County, Florida, on the 2nd day of March, 2015, in the cause wherein HAMILTON STATE BANK, successor in interest to DOUGLAS COUNTY BANK is the Plaintiff, and VBC PROPERTIES, LLC, et al. is the Defendant, being Case #121993CA in said Court, I, FRANK MCKEITHEN, as Sheriff of Bay County, Florida, have levied upon all the right, title and interest of the Defendant, ROBERT G. VANSANT, in and to the following described real property, to wit: 520 Richard Jackson Boulevard Unit 603 Panama City Beach, Florida 32407 Condominium Unit: 603 Edgewater Golf Villas II-A, A Condominium, all as set forth in the Declaration of Condominium and the Exhibits annexed thereto and forming a part thereof, as recorded in Official Records Book 1026, Page 191, of the public records of Bay County, Florida. Together with all of its appurtenances according to the Declaration of Condominium. Subject, however, to all of the provisions of the Declaration of Condominium, and the Grantee assumes and agrees to observe and perform all obligations imposed on said Grantee under the Declaration, including but not limited to the payment of assessments for the maintenance and operation of the unit and condominium. And subject to easements, reservations, restrictions of record and taxes for the current year. I shall offer this property for sale, at the East front door of the Bay County SheriffÂ’s Office at 3421 North Highway 77, in the City of Panama City, Bay County, Florida, on April 15, 2015, at the hour of 11:00 A.M., or soon thereafter as possible. I will offer for sale all the said Defendant, ROBERT G. VANSANT, right, title and interest in the aforesaid real property, at public auction and will sell the same, subject to taxes, all prior liens, encumbrances and judgments, if any to the highest and best bidder or bidders for CASH IN HAND or CERTIFIED CASHIERÂ’S CHECK MADE PAYABLE TO BAY COUNTY SHERIFFÂ’S OFFICE, AND TO HAVE AT THE TIME OF THE SALE. The proceeds to be applied as far as may be to the payment(s) of costs and the satisfaction of the above described execution. In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Civil Division no later than seven (7) days prior to the proceedings at 3421 N. Hwy. 77: Telephone: 850-248-2085, 850-248-2087. FRANK MCKEITHEN AS SHERIFF OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA By: Sergeant Vicky J. Heath Sworn to and subscribed before me this 9th day of March, 2015. Theresa Anglin NOTARY PUBLIC, State of Florida at Large MY COMMISSION #FF 081607 EXPIRES: March 16, 2018 Bonded Thru Notary Public Underwriters Pub Dates: March 16, 23, 30, April 6, 2015 45721 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No. 15000085CA Branch Banking And Trust Company, a North Carolina banking corporation; Plaintiff, vs. Terry E. Hobbs, Sr. a/k/a Terry E. Hobbs, an individual; Wild Heron Property Owners Association, Inc., a Florida non profit corporation; John Doe as Unknown Tenant; and Any And All Others Claiming By, Through Or Under Said Defendants; Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO:ANY AND ALL OTHERS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH OR UNDER SAID DEFENDANTS (Addresses Unknown) YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you by Plaintiff, Branch Banking And Trust Company, a North Carolina banking corporation, seeking foreclosure of the property described as Lot CII-9 of WILD HERON PHASE II, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 18, Pages 62 through 65, of the public records of Bay County, Florida. Together with all tenements, hereditaments, easements, appurtenances, passages, waters, water courses, riparian rights, development rights, other rights, liberties, and privileges thereof or in any way appertaining, including any other claim at law or in equity as well as any title, franchise, or license and the reversions and remainders thereof, all buildings and improvements of every kind and description placed thereon and all materials intended for construction, reconstruction, alteration, and repairs of such improvements, all fixtures and articles of personal property attached to or contained in and used in connection with the


CLASSIFIEDSPage D2 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 above described land, including all apparatus and machinery, and all renewals or replacements thereof or articles in substitution therefor. and you are required to serve a copy of a written defense, if any, to J. Marshall Moorhead, Esq., Plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is 150 Second Avenue North, 17th Floor, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701, on or before 30 days from publication, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court, either before service on Plaintiff’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in Plaintiff’s Complaint. Dated this 23rd day of January, 2015. Bill Kinsaul Clerk of Courts Bay County, Florida By: Janice Finch Deputy Clerk Attorneys for Plaintiff: J. Marshall Moorhead, Esq. Florida Bar No. 36274 ADAMS AND REESE LLP 150 Second Avenue N., 17th Floor St. Petersburg, FL 3701 Tele: 727-502-8221 Fax: 727-502-9221 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@ March 16, 23, 2015 45755 PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the City Council of the City of Panama City Beach, Florida, that, having received an application from Dellwood Properties, Inc., it intends to consider approval of the following entitled ordinance. ORDINANCE NO. 1342 AN ORDINANCE REZONING FROM FRONT BEACH OVERLAY 2 (FBO-2) TO FRONT BEACH OVERLAY 4 (FBO-4) THAT CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND LYING WITHIN THE CITY OF PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA, CONTAINING APPROXIMATELY 0.69 ACRES; LOCATED AT 17561 FRONT BEACH ROAD; ALL AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN THE BODY OF THE ORDINANCE; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES OR PARTS OF ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; AND PROVIDING THAT THIS ORDINANCE SHALL TAKE EFFECT IMMEDIATELY UPON ITS PASSAGE. The City will hold a quasi-judicial public hearing to consider the application at its regular meeting to be conducted at 6:00 P.M. on THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 2015, or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, at the George C. Cowgill City Hall Annex located at 104 South Arnold Road, Panama City Beach, Florida, in accordance with the procedures for Type II subject rezoning set forth in the City’s Land Development Code. The ordinance may be adopted during or immediately following the public hearing. Any appeal of the City Council’s decision may be made to the Clerk of the Circuit Court in Bay County Florida. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the City Council with respect to any matter considered at the meeting, such person will need a record of the proceeding, and such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Any person requiring a special accommodation to participate in this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact Holly J. White, the Panama City Beach City Clerk, at 110 S. Arnold Road, Panama City Beach, Florida 32413 or by phone at (850) 233-5100 at least five (5) calendar days prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, and you possess TDD equipment, you may contact the City Clerk using the Florida Dual Party Relay system which can be reached at (800) 955-8770 (Voice) or (800) 955-8771 (TDD). ALL INTERESTED PERSONS desiring to be heard on the adoption of the aforesaid ordinance are invited to be present at the meeting. Copies of the ordinance may be obtained or inspected at the office of the City Clerk, Panama City Beach, Florida, at the City Hall. CITY OF PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL By: /s/ Mario Gisbert City Manager Pub: March 23, 2015 45787 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO: 13000190CA CITIBANK, N.A. TRUSTEE FOR BEAR STEARNS ALT-A TRUST, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-4, Plaintiff vs. JOHN MITCHELL; INNOVATIONS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY, Defendant(s) AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated February 2, 2015, and entered in 13000190CA of the Circuit Court of the FOURTEENTH Judicial Circuit in and for BAY County, Florida, wherein CITIBANK, N.A. TRUSTEE FOR BEAR STEARNS ALT-A TRUST, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-A is the Plaintiff and JOHN MITCHELL; INNOVATIONS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY are the Defendant(s). Bill Kinsaul as the Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash,, at 11:00 AM on April 8, 2015, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: BEGIN AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 2, BLOCK 77, A.W. PLEDGERS, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7 PAGE 15, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE RUN NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE WESTERLY LINE OF LOT 2 AND EASTERLY R/W LINE OF A 20 FOOT ALLEY 58.9 FEET; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY 22 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY 8.6 FEET; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY 17.3 FEET TO THE WESTERLY EDGE OF A 4 FOOT CONCRETE SIDEWALK; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALLONG EDGE OF WALK 51.4 FEET TO THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF LOT 2; THENCE NORTHWESTERLY ALONG SAID LINE 39.3 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. BEING A PART OF LOT 2, BLOCK 77. ALSO: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 1 BLOCK 77, A.W. PLEDGERS, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 15, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE RUN NORTHWESTERLY ALONG SOUTHERLY R/W LINE OF FIRST STREET 16 FEET TO THE POINT BEGINNING;THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY 34.25 FEET; THENCE NORTHWESTERLY 14 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY 34.25 FEET TO THE SOURTHERLY R/W LINE OF FIRST STREET ADN NORTHERLY LINE OF LOT 1; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY ALONG SAID R/W 14 FEET TOT EH POINT OF BEGINNING. BEING A PART OF LOT 1, BLOCK 77. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 19th day of March, 2015. Bill Kinsaul As Clerk of the Court By: Jennifer Sullivan As Deputy Clerk IMPORTANT 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. ADA Coordinator P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, Florida 32402, Phone: 850-747-5338 Fax: (850) 747-5717, Hearing Impaired: Dial 711, Email: ADARequest@jud14.fl Submitted by: Robertson, Anschutz & Schneid, P.L. Attorneys for Plaintiff 6409 Congress Ave. Suite 100, Boca Raton, FL 33487 Tele: 561-241-6901 Fax: 561-910-0902 File No. 14-63112 March 23, 30, 2015 45783 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 14TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No. 14-000024CA DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FOR GSR MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2006OA1, Plaintiff, vs. ROCCO BOLLOTTA; MARIA ZENDA BOLLOTTAL; FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION AS RECEIVER FOR INDYMAC BANK, FSB; GINA MARIE BOLLOTTA; TONIE ANNAMARIE BORCHERT; TENANT, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 16, 2015, and entered in Case No. 14-000024CA, of the Circuit Court of the 14th Judicial Circuit in and for BAY County, Florida. DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FOR GSR MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2006-OA1 is plaintiff, and ROCCO BOLLOTTA; MARIA ZENDA BOLLOTTAL; FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION AS RECEIVER FOR INDYMAC BANK, FSB; GINA MARIE BOLLOTTA; TONIE ANNAMARIE BORCHERT; TENANT N/K/A GIUSEPPA BOLLOTTA; are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at www., at 11:00 a.m., Central Time, on the 14th day of July, 2015, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT NINETY EIGHT (98), BLOCK “F”, CALLAWAY SHORES UNIT THREE (3), AS PER PLAT THEREOF ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA IN PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 90 a/k/a 830 MILES DR., PANAMA CITY, FL 32404 Dated this 16th day of March, 2015. BILL KINSAUL As Clerk of said Court By: Jennifer Sullivan As Deputy Clerk If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must file a claim with the Clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim, you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. After 60 days, only the owner of record as the date of the lis pendens may claim the surplus. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this 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@ jud14.fl Submitted by: Heller & Zion, LLP Attorneys for Plaintiff 1428 Brickell Avenue, Suite 700 Miami, FL 33131 Tele: (305) 373-8001 Fax: (305) 373-8030 File No. 11840.5076 March 23, 30, 2015 45789 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No.: 14000334CA EVERBANK Plaintiff, vs. AYAKO M. WOLFE; et. al., Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment dated March 16, 2015, entered in Civil Case No. 14000334CA, of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Bay County, Florida, wherein EVERBANK, is Plaintiff, and AYAKO M. WOLFE; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF AYAKO M. WOLFE; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2; ALL OTHER UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST A NAMED DEFENDANT (S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAME UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS, are Defendant (s). BILL KINSAUL, the Clerk of Court shall sell to the highest bidder for cash at 11:00 a.m. Central Standard Time, at an online public sale at www.bay.realfore on the 30th day of April, 2015, the following described real property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 13 OF CALLAWAY HOMES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 18, PAGE (S) 30, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. This property is located at the Street address of: 7106 Maxwell Court, Panama City, FL 32404 If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. After 60 days, only the owner of record as of the date of the lis pendens may claim the surplus. WITNESS my hand and the seal of the court on March 16, 2015. BILL KINSAUL CLERK OF COURT By: Kenia Martir Deputy Clerk Attorney for Plaintiff: Elizabeth R. Wellborn, P.A. 350 Jim Moran Blvd. Suite 100 Deerfield Beach, FL 33442 (954) 354-3544 Fax: (954) 354-3545 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE 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 Court ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, Florida 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 File# 3831ST-05646 March 23, 30, 2015 45793 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 14-449CA GREEN PLANET SERVICING, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. DAVID L. SWEETEN; JENNIFER J. SWEETEN; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 AND UNKNOWN TENANT #2, AS UNKNOWN TENANTS IN POSSESSION, and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST A NAMED DEFENDANT TO THIS ACTION, OR HAVING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE is hereby given that, pursuant to the Order of Summary Judgment of Foreclosure in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Bay County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Bay County, Florida described as: ALL THAT CERTAIN LAND SITUATE IN BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA, TO-WIT: LOT 22 OF CHEROKEE HEIGHTS PHASE THREE, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 20, PAGE (S) 56-59, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. And which postal address is: 5432 Blue Dog Road, Panama City, FL 32404 at Public Sale, to the highest bidder, for cash, on the 16th day of April, 2015, 11:00 a.m. C.S.T. on Bay County’s Public Auction website: www.bay.real in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. WITNESS my hand and the Seal of this Court this 18th day of March, 2015. 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 Court Administration, P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, Florida 32402, Phone: 850747-5327, Hearing & Voice Impaired: 1-800955-8771 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. BILL KINSAUL Clerk of Circuit Court By: Jennifer Sullivan Deputy Clerk Attorney for Plaintiff: Rolfe & Lobello, P.A. P.O. Box 40546, Jacksonville, FL 32203 Phone (904) 358-1666 Fax: (904) 356-0516 March 23, 30, 2015 45803 NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW PURSUANT TO SECTION 865.09, FLORIDA STATUTES NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of Pretty & Pink Pistols located at 2151 Briawood Circle, in the County of BAY, in the City of Panama City, Florida 32405 intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida. Dated at Panama City, Florida, this 19th day of March, 2015. Dirt Road Revolution, Inc. Pub: March 23, 3015 ADOPT:Successful Musician & Doting Mom Yearns for 1st baby.~Katherine & Mike~ 1-800-552-0045Expenses Pd FLBar42311 2 Ladies want to date men in their 80’s. Call us at 850-763-3484 Text FL14383 to 56654 Found Alaskan Malamute, on 15th St near Lisenby. White and gray color w/ collar no I.D. 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Several Black Powder muzzle loaders, Thompson, 54. cal and 45. cal $300 each with plenty of black powder stuff to go with it, Two rifle cabinets, 6 guns each, $75. All prices negotiable, cash only, lots of other stuff, just ask, must sell, moving to new location. Moonlight Bay, PCB 270-766-2525 10” Table Saw Complete $100, 7.25” Skil Saw 2 1/3” hp $30, Black & Decker 200 adjustable clamping table $40 Call 249-0259 Burn Barrells , $25/each or 2/$40. Call 624-1729 Craftsman table saw 10” exc. cond. $250, Shaper W/heads $200, 2 Civil War Swords, one calvary, and one wrist breaker, $700 each. One WWII Japanese battle sword, $500, Barrister Book case, very old in good shape, $600, Authentic WWII Liberty ship hatch cover desk, very nice $950. 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CLASSIFIEDSPage D4 | The News Herald | Monday, March 23, 2015 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. Home For Sale By OwnerTapestry Park Home 4bd/3ba 2801 SF Beautiful 2 story Home on corner lot Family rooms up and downstairs Kitchen w/granite counter tops Stainless appliances, custom cabinets Large Pantry, Master Bath w/his and her closets, His and her vanities, Separate Shower, Jetted tub, 10’ceilings downstairs 9’ ceilings upstairs, Teak wood floors throughout except bedrooms, Rear Double car garage entrance, Fenced landscaped back yard, Club house w/ pool, tennis and basketball courts Beautiful large club house 320 Coral Gables Street Panama City Beach, 32407 $449,000 Call 850.588.2562 Food Svs/HospitalityBud & Alley’s RestaurantNow HiringRated one of Florida’s Top 20 Restaurants and Golden Spoon award winner. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, with a premium clientele and some of the best gratuities on the Gulf Coast. Fun friendly and professional atmosphere Great pay, benefits, & good hoursNow Hiring: ALL POSITIONS Front and Back of the HouseWe are located 25 minutes from PCB & Destin on Hwy 30A, Seaside. Apply in person 11:30a-5pm Ask for a Manager Web ID#: 34314598 Human ResourcesHR Assistant, Part-timeThe News Herald is seeking a part-time human resources assistant. The position will handle routine filing, assist job candidates and new hires with required paperwork, process information in UltiPro (HR Software system) and using a variety of internet-based resources. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office, using the Internet and able to learn new software. Also must be able to maintain confidentiality. Typically the position will work 15-20 hours/week, with no weekends or holidays. The ideal candidate will be able to work four to five days/week; some flexibility can be arranged for specific days or hours. Requirements: Strong computer skills with a high degree of accuracy. Excellent communication and customer service skills for both internal and external customers. Ability to take direction well and to work with some autonomy. Education to include at least a high school diploma. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to We are a dedicated EOE employer, committed to a diverse workplace. Successful candidates will require a pre-employment drug screen, criminal history, and work background check. No phone calls please. Web ID 34316498 Install/Maint/RepairPress OperatorThe News Herald in Panama City, Florida, home of the “World’s Most Beautiful Beaches,” is looking for an entry-level press operator. No experience is necessary, but must have great work history, be self-motivated, disciplined and be a team player. Ability to use a computer is helpful. We will train the right person in this rapidly advancing, high tech field. The position is full time and includes night and weekend work. The News Herald offers a competitive benefit package including 401(k), paid vacation and sick leave, medical, dental, vision and life insurance. Send your resume to . Interviews will be scheduled at a later time. Drug-Free Workplace, EOE Web ID#: 34304256 Training/EducationWant to be a CNA/Phlebotomist?Don’t want to wait? Express Training Services now offering our nursing asst. exam prep classes in DESTIN Class for 1 week. 850-502-5521 Military Spouses We Are mycaa Next class starts: : 03/23/2015 8am -4pm Lookingforanewentrepreneurshipopportunity? 1133556 NewspaperSubscriptionSalesThePanamaCityNewsHeraldislookingforenergeticindividualstoworkwithlocal storestosellandmarketthenewspaperstonewsubscribers. Therightpersonwillhavetheabilitytotailoraexiblescheduletomeethisorherneeds. Limitedpositionsavailable.Sellforoneoftheareasmostdistinguishedbusiness'. Perfectopportunityforretirees,homemakers,collegestudents, andsomeoneneedinga2ndjob! Noexperiencenecessary,fulltrainingprovided.-Unusuallyhighcommissions -Weeklybonusincentives -Prizesandmoreprizes -BeyourownbossMakeanextra$600-$1000amonthpart-time!SteveFristoe CirculationManager 850-747-5061| What'sinitforyou? NOWHIRINGApply10am-3pm atDeliveryEntrance Applyafter4pm atFrontEntrance Monday-Friday STEAKPIT®ALL DEPARTMENTS9527FrontBeachRoad PanamaCityBeachEOEM/F/D/V®1141187 Bonehead by night: Great Employee by day.My wife calls me a bonehead. I probably am by the time I get home at night. After all, I give my employer 110% so I am pooped when she sees me. Do you have boneheaded employees by day? I can take care of that because I do understand. I have over 25 years’ experience in accounting/finance from accounts payable and receivable, payroll, budgets, customer service, reconciliations and administrative duties. Add to that 15 years of supervisory/ management experience. I can take those boneheads and teach them to do their job, compliment them when they do well and teach them to smile so that your customers will want to return. This bonehead received “Employee of the Year” out of 120 employees. My point is that even your best employees can be a bonehead at night. I can teach your boneheads to bring more income to your business by giving you their best in the day. I am seeking a full time management/ administrative position. Please Call Mike at 850-628-9904 or email Admin/ClericalCirculation Office AssistantThe News Herald is hiring a full-time Circulation Assistant. The position is responsible to assist with the recording and maintenance of all audit records for the newspaper, assist with providing reports and statistics on home delivery and single copy sales as required, and to provide the data requirements of the circulation and other departments for Halifax Northwest Florida properties. Candidates need 2 years of general office experience, exceptional computer skills and superior knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access, ability to multi task and self organizer, ability to do routine work for long periods. Occasional lifting of up to 25 lbs. is required. The News Herald offers a competitive benefit package including paid vacation and sick leave, health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k) Plan, etc. Email resume to Eleanor Hypes, Human Resources Director, at Candidate hired pending pre-employment background check and drug screen. Web ID#: 34316048 Amin/Clerical Counts Real Estate Group has immediate openings for an:Office Manager/ Administrative Assistantat our new office located on 30-A in Seacrest Beach. This fast paced real estate office is located between Seaside and Alys Beach. Ideal candidate will process excellent communication skills (verbal and written), strong computer skills including Microsoft Office (Publisher, Excel, Word and Power Point), knowledgeable with MLS and Flex System. Excellent starting salary with full benefit package Send your resume to: 850-636-6700 22901 Panama City Beach Parkway Panama City Beach, FL 32413 EEOC/Drug Free Workplace Web ID#: 34316304 Cust Svc/Client CareBig Willy’s & Blue IslandNow HiringFor Swimwear & Clothing StoresFull & Part Time Great starting pay No exp. necessary (we will train) Retirees welcome Employee discount Call Terri for appt 850-234-6278 or email Web ID 34316771 Install/Maint/RepairJoe Hudson’s Collision Center Is Now Hiring An Experienced Auto Body TechnicianPlease apply in person at 2625 West 23rd Panama City, FL 32405 Office hours are Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm. Web ID#: 34316106 Install/Maint/RepairSignal Hill GolfGrounds Maintenance & Starter/ MarshallPositions available. Year round employment (Golf Benefits) Apply in person only 9615 Thomas Dr. Web ID#: 34316243 Medical/HealthExp Medical Biller2 + yrs of exp req’d Competitive wages & benefits offered. Submit inquiries Web ID 34301365 Install/Maint/RepairSWAT Pest ControlIs now hiring for 2 positions:Chemical Service Lawn TechnicianMowing Maintenance Technician Valid driver’s license and good driving record required. Apply in person at 2060 Sherman Ave. Mon-Thur NO PHONE CALLS Web ID#: 34315704 Logistics/TransportATTENTION!Driver Trainees Needed Now!No experience necessary Needs entry-level semi drivers. Premium equipment & excellent benefits. Call Today! 1-800-709-7364 Web ID#: 34314325 Medical/HealthEHR/ Meaningful Use/ Risk Management ComplianceFull time position available. Two years medical experience required. Send resume to: CEO, 767 Airport Rd Panama City, FL 32405 EOE Web ID# 34316459 Medical/HealthFull Time CDA (Certified Dental Assistant)PanCare of Florida, Inc. is seeking a full-time CDA (Certified Dental Assistant) for our busy Panama City clinic. Competitive Pay DOE, health benefits and retirement savings plan available. Please email resume to or fax to 850-872-4131. or fax to 850-872-4131 Web ID#: 34316409 Medical/HealthIf you want a new, fresh working environment for CNA’s:Call 850-257-5403 Web ID#: 34316363 Medical/HealthMedical AsstFTfor busy multi doctors office. Must be a team player, dependable, able to multi-task. Computer exp & med term req. Fax resume 850-785-3490 or Web ID#: 34316561 Medical/HealthMedical Biller/ CollectorDuties include but not limited to: billing, follow up on unpaid/denied insurance claims, secondary insurance filing, monthly statements to patients, turning unpaid accounts over to collections, insurance verification, understanding of insurance contracts. Experience required. Send resumes to Blind Box 3663 c/o The News Herald, P.O. Box 1940, Panama City, FL 32402 Web ID#: 34316523 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 or email: hiringmedicalreception Web ID#: 34316568 Medical/HealthSubstance Abuse CounselorNeeded for licensed outpatient narcotic treatment program in Panama City area. Fast-paced, progressive environment, duties include: screening, intake, assessment, case management and individual counseling. Hours: Monday thru Friday 5:30am-1:30pm. Please e-mail resumes to:pcp or fax resume to: 850-769-5691 Web ID#: 34316451 Other Administrative Opening Available & All Field Positions For Surveying CrewNo experience needed. 850-231-6300 Web ID#: 34316096 Other Emerald Falls 8602 Thomas Dr. Cobra Adventure Park 9323 Front Bch Rd.Taking ApplicationsSpring, Summer Full & Part Time Seasonal & Year Round *Shift Supervisors *Ride Attendants *Arcade Attendants *Cashiers *Maintenance Pick up applications at Emerald Falls or Cobra Adventure Park Web ID:34312113 OtherPool CleanerDrivers License required with good driving record. Apply at Pool-Tech Services 3400 B Hwy 77. No phone calls Web ID#: 34316362 Quality AssuranceQuality Assurance Manager/ Assistant ManagerQuality Assurance Manager/ Asst Manager at Pipe Fabrication Company. Quality Control Exp with Pipe Welds & ASME Codes REQUIRED. Must have a valid DL. Apply in person M-F from 8-2 at 6513 Bayline Drive, Panama City, FL 32404 850-763-4834 EOE/ DFWP Benefits Web ID#: 34314407 OtherSeasonal Park AttendantsSt. Andrews State Park is looking to find 2 Seasonal Park Attendants; 40 hrs/wk, (no benefits) beginning now ending mid-Oct; rate of $9/hr. Applicants must possess a valid DL, pass a bkgrnd chk, & be willing to clean bathrooms & empty/collect trash on a daily basis. Applicants also must be willing to work until 12 a.m. (Fri&Sat) & weekends. Applications available @ front entrance gate to park. Web ID#: 34316224 Sales/Bus DevSales ClerkNeeded for Airport Gift Shop. Must have: HS Diploma or GED, Customer Serv Skills, Cash Handling & Credit Card Proc Exp, Basic Comp Skills, 6 mos Sales Exp, Flexible Schedule a must. Employee must be willing to learn and must be able to pass Drug Screen and FBI Check. Send resume to: MIS 7622 McElvey Rd PCB, FL 32409 or fax to: 850-233-6837 Web ID#: 34316745 Sales/Business DevClassic RentalsNow hiring lot employee. Apply at 13226 Front Beach Rd or call 235-1519 Web Id 34316455 Sales/Business DevExperienced• Managers •Asst Managers •Sales PersonnelHeatwave & Purple Haze Now Hiring FT/PT-year round. Great pay. Major medical, vision, & dental. Great work environment. Apply at 10015 Front Beach Rd. Or fax to 850-234-9911 Web ID#: 34312589 Sales/Business DevManagers & Lot SalesRent Motorcycles at the beach, year round w/ great pay. Starts at $10 -$18/hr plus bonuses. Apply in person California Cycle 13416 Front Bch Rd PCB 233-1391 Web ID#: 34316426 Sec/ProtectivePolice OfficerThe Panama City-Bay County Airport and Industrial District is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer for the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. This is an entry level law enforcement position responsible for airport security matters. Duties include periodic patrols of perimeter fences and gates, enforcement of vehicle parking and traffic regulations, and daily runway safety inspections. Position serves as public liaison for Airport, providing information and assistance to the traveling public in a friendly and courteous manner. Starting pay is $28,334 ($13.62 per hour). Applicants must be certified as law enforcement officers by the State of Florida, and must possess a valid Florida driver’s license. Satisfactory drug screen and background check required prior to employment. Applications may be obtained Monday -Friday, 8 a.m. -4 p.m. at the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Administration Office, upstairs in the Airport Terminal, 6300 West Bay Parkway, Panama City, FL 32409. Web ID#: 34306521 AIRLINE CAREERS begin here -Get FAA approved Aviation hands on training. Financial Aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-741-9260 MEDICAL BILLING TRAINEES NEEDED! Become a Medical Office Assistant! NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Online training can get you job ready! HS Diploma/GED & PC/Internet needed! 1-888-528-5547 Whse w/office & docks 2500-5000-7500 up to 20k sqft 850-785-3031panamacitywarehouse.netBrokers Protected 1-4 Br Apts, Duplex’s & homes. Many locations Some inc water & W/D hkp, $425-$895 mo. No dogs.763-3401 Text FL11611 to 56654 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. 2Bd 2.5 Ba Townhouse w/ Garage in gated community. W/D. 2 pools, clubhouse,1 Yr Lease, No Pets $1000 mo+Dep 770-235-4384 3BD 1BA Far West End 1400 Sq Ft Block House 1 year Lease, No Pets, $900/Month First/Last + $500 Dep 513 Dolphin Dr. 850-596-1984 2bd, 2ba Lynn Haven townhome $950mo + deposit 850-265-5690 txt FL16370 to 56654 2/1 Shaded lotNew floors, nice area, Near TAFB $630/mo + dep850-2655363 text FL16430 to 56654 Homes for Rent Retired Military, DoD & Tyndall Contractors On Base housing at Tyndall AFB is now available! 2 BR $1100 3 BR $1175 Utilities included Contact Balfour Beatty at 844-334-0962 for more information LH 3br/2ba, near elementary, tile throughout home, upgraded bathroom, $1200mo, no pets. 850-252-5027. For Responsible working male, no drugs or exc drinking env, $90/wk. $25 deposit Call 850-769-8496 Lynn Haven 2 & 3 Br’s starting at $540 mnth, W/D Hookup, CH/A, No Pets. 850-624-6552 PC 2 br/ 1 ba $375/ mo + $300 security dep. W/S/G incl’d. No pets! Mill Bayou MH Park 4200 East Hwy 390. 522-8882 or 258-8203 ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Sell It Today!I BUYHOUSESPretty or Ugly763-7355ibuyhousesprettyorugly.comText FL95981 to 56654 145 Hombre CircleBeautifully redesigned home, approx 2300sf, complete with heated pool, 3br/2ba, Many updates. Tile trough out. Golf cart, garage door, tankless water heater, $389,9k. (270) 791-0199 to see the move in ready home. 5028 Kendrick St.Mins. to TAFB, remodeled, new roof, paint, carpet, SS appl., $78,900. 850 832 1838 St Andrews , Spacious 1430sf 2br/2ba , New Paint, New Roof, All appl., Garage, laundry, W/D, $125,000. Call 901-831-6089 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 310 34TH CT $264,900MLS#629525 3BD/2.5BA, Custom Built, Pool, Screened Porch, Sunroom, Hot Tub, Workshop, & MORE! Call Valerie Holt-Broker 3/2.5 Townhouse1 car gar. across street from Navy Base. Pool, Workout room. $140K Call Jennifer Bowman, Prudential Shimmering Sands 850-258-1509 Bayside 3br 1½ ba 811 De Gama Huge Price Reduction! 1,800 sqft, huge yards! MLS 620116 Colleen Dietrich Keller Williams Realty 850-814-7298 Need a helping hand? Advertise in the Help Wanted Section in the Classifieds! 747-5020 Park your car in Classified and see it take off in the fast lane!


CLASSIFIEDSMonday, March 23, 2015 | The News Herald | Page D5 1136433 1136488 1136432 1136434 1136489 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 $649,000 MLS 627265 Colleen Dietrich Keller Williams Realty Cell 850-814-7298 Guardianship Sale w/ inground pool, near Tyndall. 3br/2ba, patio, screened porch, all tile floors. All appliances stay, along w/ garden tools. A must see home to appreciate the quality, located at 7506 Linda Lane, off Star Ave South. $172,600. Call Jim Garrett Realty Inc. 1-850-579-2656 or 1-850-718-5411. Toll free 1-800-476-4904 Hurry!!! Won’t last long Text FL19612 to 56654 Lynn Haven 123 Cottonwood Cir 4bd/3ba Newly remodeled kitchen, new carpeting, large priv fenced lot. Formal living, dining and family room. Lots of extras. By Appt Only call 276-0238 Lynn Haven College Point 4bd/2ba Fireplace, 2 car garage, screened rear porch, hardwood floors, living rm. Master Bdrm, $240,000 Call 850-532-0619 or 706-814-7345 txt FL15188 to 56654 Move-In Ready!4br/3.5Ba, separate master suite, Spacious home 2852 sq. ft. Large Open Concept Kitchen, New Roof, 2304 W Game Farm Rd close to Lynn Haven & Panama City, $220,000 Call 850-588-2562 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 WATERFRONT!Almost 1 ACRE on Pratt Bayou. 3BR 2bath. Hardwood floors. Waterviews from master BR, formal dining & eat in kitchen. FP, dbl garage. Boat from your own backyard! $249,900 O’Keefe & Wainwright Realtors 785-8746 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 HUGE WEST END CONDO SPLASH $515,000Three balconies on GULF-Low Floor Never rented, “lock-out’ 2 br/2 ba plus efficiency. 1700 sq. ft w/indoor water park; arcade; Pier Park only 2 mi away. Michael Jones w/Sterling Realty 850-865-8006 or Remy Cooksey w/Pelican Realty 850-814-3344 $675 DownChevy Impala 02 0% interest. $4200 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR 2005 Cadillac Sedan Deville, exc condition, low miles, dealer maintained, power everything. Price $6995. PCB 270-766-2525 Text FL69981 to 56654 2006 Honda Accord V6, Hybrid, one owner, 42k miles, NAV, LTHR, sunroof, asking $12,995 -850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2008 Toyota Solara, one owner, low miles, well maintained, value priced at $9,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2009 Cadillac CTS, one owner, 50K miles, excellent cond., super value at $16,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2009 Mercedes Benz CLK 35015,000 mi, Like new, one owner, retail price $22,500. Asking $17,500. Must see! Make offer! 850-763-1017 txt FL16258 to 56654 2011 Buick Lacrosse, one owner, warranty, NAV, backup camera, immaculate cond., asking $19,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2012 Acura TL, one owner, 26k miles, exceptional cond., warranty, asking $22,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2012 Lexus IS250, one owner, 21k miles, warranty, immaculate cond., asking $27,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2013 Cadillac CTS, one owner, 22K miles, immaculate, warranty, asking $24,795 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2014 Cadillac CTS, one owner, 2900 miles, NAV, warranty, like new, asking $37,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack Cadillac CTS, 2005, silver, Nice!! Only $6888! Call Peter 850-586-4640 Chevrolet Malbu LT 2013, 4dr AT, AC, All power, XM/AM/FM/CD, Bluetooth, Leather and cloth, factory warranty, Must See! $14,980. 850-265-3535 BAY DLR txt FL12300 to 56654 Chevy Corvette, 2004, Only 47k miles! Wow! Garage kept! Beautiful car! Amazing price! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Chevy Impala LT, ‘06, auto, wood grain, pwr seat, $7,995! Call 850-250-5981. Chevy Impala LTZ, ‘11, Certified, leather, loaded, #419, $14,994! Call 850-250-5981. Chevy Malibu, 2003, local trade, non-smoker, lt tan, tan cloth, auto, cold air, alloys, CD, Only 80k miles! Nice car! Won’t last! $4888 Gary Fox 338-5257 Chrysler 300, 2005, Touring, lthr, auto, Excellent condition! $4999! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Chrysler Sebring Convertible, 2006, local trade, lt tan, tan cloth, auto, all pwr, alloys, blk top, only 80k miles! Drop the top! $4788 Gary Fox 338-5257 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! Gary Fox 338-5257 Ford Five Hundred, 2006, local trade, silver, grey int, all pwr, auto, CD, Nice car! $5988 Gary Fox 338-5257 Ford Focus SE, 2008, local trade, silver, blk int, auto, 4dr, all pwr, new tires, All the options! Only 80k miles! $7988 Gary Fox 338-5257 Ford Focus SE, 2013, 1 owner, non-smoker, blk, 2-tone lthr, auto, sunroof, all pwr, alloys, Only 20k miles! Under warranty! Beautiful car! $14,988 Gary Fox 338-5257 Ford Mustang, ‘14, auto, V6, power options, 17k mi, $19,995! Call 850-250-5981. Ford Mustang , 2008 GT500 Cobra, Silver black stripes (Elenor) 600hp, 31k miles Showroom Cond!! $38k. 850-624-8198 text FL15885 to 56654 GEM Small E2 New July 2014, solid doors, rear window, 2 fans, trunk back, total mileage 70 miles, $10,000. 850-481-8449 txt FL16260 to 56654 Hyundai Elantra GLS, 2013, Beautiful! In wonderful condition with less than 20k miles!! Under warranty and well cared for!! Lots of options! $15,998 Call Laura 850-348-1452 Hyundai Tiburon, 2003, Nice!! Great sports car! Only $5998! Call Peter 850-586-4640 Hyundai Elantra Touring, 2012, hatchback, 1 owner, lthr, auto, sunroof, allpwr, alloys, htd seats. Beautiful! Only 34k miles! Under warranty!! $14,888 Gary Fox 338-5257 Hyundai Sonata 2012, 25k miles, silver, one owner, asking $13,985 OBO. Well below book. Call Leo 850-248-7285 txt FL14197 to 566654 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, 2013, Under warranty!only 32k miles, auto, htd seats, GREAT MPG! Financing available! $18,998 Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Hyundai Veloster, ‘13, 3-door with hatchback, nice, $15,992! Call 850-250-5981 Infiniti G37 Sport, 2013, Hard top convertible! LOADED!! Beautiful car!! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Lincoln MKX, 2011, lthr, sunroof, Only $15,998! Financing available! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Lincoln Town Car, ‘09, loaded, only 57k miles, #559, $15,991! Call 850-250-5981 Mercedes -Benz CLK320 Conv, ‘03, leather, Bose stereo, $10,992! Call 850-250-5981. Mercedes C230 Sedan, 2006, local trade, silver, grey lthr, auto, sunroof, all pwr, alloys, Beautiful car! Hurry won’t last! $6888 Gary Fox 338-5257 Mercury Grand Marquis GS, ‘99, auto, V8, $4,992! Call 850-250-5981. Mini Cooper Convertible, 2014, white w/ black, auto, 30k miles, Excellent running & looking condition! Call Victor 850-348-1038 New 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage-5dr hatchback, auto, all pwr, CD, smart key, push button start, 100,000 miles warranty & 44MPG! Several to choose from! $14,888 Gary Fox 338-5257 Nissan Altima SL, 2012, blue, 39k miles, Excellent condition! Lthr, all pwr, sunroof, and more! Call Victor 850-348-1038 One Stop Shop for all of your New and Pre-Owned Automobiles! More vehicles in stock than anyone else in Bay County! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Suzuki Reno, 2008, 5dr, local trade, auto, all pwr, only 60k miles! Great on Gas! Hurry, $5998! Gary Fox 338-5257 Toyota Avalon, ‘14, loaded, only 3k miles, like new, #191, $34,991! Call 850-250-5981 Toyota Corolla CE, ‘06, auto, power options, $6,992! Call 850-250-5981 Toyota Corolla LE 2014 4dr AT, A/C, PW, Eco, AM/FM/CD, Bluetooth, One owner, Clean Carfax, Toyota warranty 17k miles, Sale price $14,980 850-265-3535 Bay DLR txt FL13779 to 56654 Toyota Solara Convertible 2005; SLE V6 automatic. New body style, All power. Leather. Pearl white with black top. Beautiful car! Only 38k mi. $10,980 850-265-3535 BAY txt FL12301 to 56654 Volkswagen New Beetle Conv., ‘10, auto, leather, 18k mi, $16,991. Call 850-250-5981. $775 DownDodge Durango 02 0% interest. $4900 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR 2005 Ford Expedition, Eddie Bauer Edition, DVD, LTHR, NAV, one owner, asking $9,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack 2009 Jeep Wrangler, 54k miles, new top & tires, exceptional cond., asking $18,995 850-307-3476 ask for Jack Acura MDX, ‘05, leather, loaded, must see, $7,993! Call 850-250-5981 Acura RDX, 2012, All the amenities plus great gas mileage! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Buick Rendevous, 2002, gold, mint! $5998 Call Peter 850-586-4640 Buick Rendezvous CXL, 2002, local trade, silver, grey lthr, sunroof, dual air, CD, all pwr, chrome wheels, Nice SUV! Hurry, $5788! Gary Fox 338-5257 Chevy Tahoe LS 2001, Vortex 532, exc. cond. 125k miles, asking $8,000. 850-653-9867 or 850-653-5238. text FL15648 to 56654 Chevy Traverse LS, ‘14, auto, 3rd row seat, must see, $24,991! Call 850-250-5981. Ford Escape 2013 Pearl White, Grandma not driving, 21k miles Appx. 15k Warranty, Full Mainteneace, 24 mpg City, 30 mpg hwy, Eco Boost, Great ride, Why pay top $ for new? Clean CarFax, $18,975 Call 850-276-8410Text FL16203 to 56654 Ford Escape XLT, ‘10, 4WD, auto, power options, #044, $13,991! Call 850-250-5981. Ford Explorer 2000, New tires, great shape inside and out, cold a/c, 107k miles, second owner, $4,200 .Call 303-4611 text FL16678 to 56654 GMC Acadia, ‘13, Certified, sunroof, leather, loaded, $39,992! Call 850-250-5981 Hummer H2, 2003, local trade, blk/blk, auto, chrome wheels, all the options, sunroof, step rails, And much much more! Beautiful SUV! $14,888 Gary Fox 338-5257 Infiniti QX56, 2010, nav, lthr, all pwr, backup cam, Must see! $24,998 Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo, ‘06, auto, V6, $8,994! Call 850-250-5981. Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, 2014, only 16k miles, black, lthr, nav, fully loaded!! Call Victor 850-348-1038 Jeep Wrangler Sport, 2013, only 11k miles! Under warranty! Hard top! Financing available! Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Jeep Wrangler, 2004, Excellent condition! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Nissan Xterra S, ‘12, auto, V6, 24k miles, $19,994! Call 850-250-5981 Subaru WRX, 2011, AWD, 5spd, only 55k miles, nav, Great fun car! $20,998 Call Tony Smith 850-851-6069 Toyota 4Runner, 1997, SR5, 4x4, Excellent condition! This one will go fast! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Toyota FJ Cruiser, ‘11, 4WD, iPod/iPhone integration, nice, $26,994! Call 850-250-5981. $975 DownFord F150 x/cab 02 0% interest. $5500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR Dodge Dakota 1995, Sold!!!! $1175 DownJeep Cherokee 05 0% interest. $8500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR $1675 DownDodge Ram X/cab 05 0% interest. $9500 9a-9p. Daylight Auto Fin. 850-215-1769 DLR 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 , 2dr, 8ft bed, fiberglass camper top, exc cond., tow package, fog lights, driving lights, step ups, p/s p/b auto trans, am/fm cd. Price $8495. PCB 270-766-2525 Text FL69981 to 56654 2005 GMC Sierra Z71 4WD, heated seats, leather, loaded. By Owner $11,500 call 850-258-6101 2011 Toyota 4-Runner SR5, 4x4, one owner, low miles, leather, immaculate, asking $29,995 -850-307-3476 ask for Jack Ford F150 4x4, 2014, white, 29k miles, lthr, Like New!! Other colors available! Great price! Call Victor 850-348-1038 Ford F-250 4X4 2007 142,xxx Miles, 6.0 Diesel, Extended Cab, 8’ Bed, Cruise, tilt, Vinyl floors, Manual windows. $12,000 OBO Call Mike 850-527-8988 text FL15658 to 56654 GMC Canyon Crew Cab SLE, ‘12, Certified, auto, #325, $23,991! Call 850-250-5981. GMC Sierra 1500, ‘13, auto, sharp, 27k miles, $33,991! Call 850-250-5981. GMC Sierra Crew Cab Z71, 2009, local trade, non-smoker, blk, blk lthr, dual climate ctrl, all pwr, alloys, Beautiful truck! Hurry, $17,888! Gary Fox 338-5257 I have several trucks under $10,000! Call John 850-326-3847 Ram 1500 Quad Cab Laramie, 2006, local trade, black, lthr, all pwr, chrome wheels, 6disc CD, Beautiful truck! Hurry, $13,488! Gary Fox 338-5257 Toyota Tacoma XSP, 2007, This one is a must see!! Hard to find!! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 & schedule your test drive! Toyota Tundra SR5, 2008, gold, 4x4, 120k miles. Won’t last long! $15,998 Call Peter 850-586-4640 Chevy Express 2500 Van, ‘14, Certified, auto, V8, 28k mi, #080, $26,491! Call 850-250-5981. Dodge 3500 Van Handicap Equipped 1999SOLD!!!! Dodge Grand Caravan, 2008, local trade, non-smoker, silver, blk int, auto, rear air, dual sliding doors, CD, all pwr. Nice van! Hurry, won’t last! $5888 Gary Fox 338-5257 GMC Savana Cargo Van, 2014, Only 7k miles! Perfect for any business! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Honda Odyssey EXL, 2006, local trade, non-smoker, deep burg, tan lthr, sunroof, dual air, 6disc CD, alloys, Beautiful van! Won’t last! $10,888 Gary Fox 338-5257 I have several mini-vans for under $10k! Financing available! Call John 850-326-3847 Nissan NV200 S, ‘14, power options, 18k miles, #081, $22,991! Call 850-250-5981. Toyota Sienna, 2007, The safest mini-van ever built! ONLY $8995!! Call Chad Jenkins 850-250-6060 Harley DavidsonUltra Classic 2008, Pearl white w/gold pinstripes, low mileage, recently serviced, too many extra’s to mention. Must see! $12,000. 850-258-3220 txt FL15115 to 56654 23 ft GulfstreamFifth wheel trailer, only $3,650, in good cond. Call 850-628-1936 text FL16241 to 56654


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