The Baker County press
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Title: The Baker County press
Uniform Title: Baker County press (Macclenny, Fla. 1929)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Tate Powell
Place of Publication: Macclenny Fla
Publication Date: 11-24-2011
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Macclenny (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Baker County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Baker -- Macclenny
Coordinates: 30.283333 x -82.116667 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began Apr. 12, 1929.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 11, no. 39 (Jan. 2, 1931).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
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rrfntbrfbfrfrr 82nd Year, Vol. 30 Winner of 7 state awards for journalism excellence in 2010 BY KELLEY LANNIGAN FEATURES features@bakercountypress.comThe middle schools Beta Club was one of the many local organizations collecting and distributing food donations for local residents who might be feeling the economic squeeze this holiday season. The Beta Club is an academic organization for students with excellent grades. Club members also involve themselves in humanitarian and school pride endeavors. Its tough for many people right now, Beta Club secretary Larry Morris said. Maybe they had a job but have lost it. This helps ease the burden a little for families during Thanksgiving. Each year the club sponsors a holiday food drive that also functions as a competition. The class from each grade level collecting the most donations is rewarded with a pizza party. Classes at the middle school began collecting non-perishable food items as early as the beginning of the school year and continued through November 17. Donations came from students, parents, teachers and some area sponsors such as the Walmart Distribution Center, which this year gave 348 of the 2000 cans of food collected and a dozen frozen turkeys. Beta Club members helped sort food and created holiday baskets for selected recipients in need. Each basket also consugar for preparing other dishes. Leftover food items were passed on to the Samaritan food bank on US 90. Club members say they believe the food drive is a worthwhile project. Its important to be involved, Brook Chambers, the clubs vice president, said. Some people just dont have the food they need and you feel bad for them and just want to help, said club treasurer Rachel Price. When you see their smiles, you get a good feeling, added Colton Yeager, who serves as the clubs chaplain. Club president Mary Elledge said, Its good to be able to help out less fortunate families. And we had fun doing it. Food drives were held at all the countys schools this year lies and others to help the community as a whole. Keller Intermediate Schools students collected 2251 nonperishable food items, which Amy Stavley, guidance secretary, said was the most collected in the six years shes been there. The drive took place between October 31 and November 10. The food was donated to the Samaritan food bank. At Macclenny Elementary, a two-week canned food drive beneedy families with students at the school. A Glen St. Mary teen remains in critical condition at Wolfson Childrens Hospital in Jacksonville, likely the result of ingesting alcohol at a Macclenny residence the evening of November 17. The girl, 14, and a student at Baker County Middle School, was flown by helicopter to Jacksonville later that evening after she became ill at her mothers south Glen residence and stopped breathing. Earlier, she and three other juvenile age acquaintances including her brother, age 16, had gone to the residence of James Harmon, 23, on Barber Circle in south Macclenny. There, both Mr. Harmon See page 2Four years prison for gasoline assaultSee page 6 ONLINE POLL RESULTS Would you be willing to pay a small entrance fee or more taxes to keep the Heritage Park museums open year round??31.1% Yes 6 6.7% No 2.2% Maybe BLACK FRIDAY INSERTS & ADS IN THIS EDITIONJOEL ADDINGTONNEWS EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comTwo Baker County men face federal drug charges related to cocaine lines. John Christopher Townsend, 39, and Doyle Hardenbrook, 44, were among nine suspects from Texas, Georgia and Florida charged with grams or more of cocaine. They were arrested April 27, 2011, and both men have criminal histories involving drug sales. Mr. Townsend served four years 1999, according to Florida Department of Correction records. He was also found guilty of DUI in 1991 and disorderly intoxication in 1995, Baker County court records show. Mr. Hardenbrook pleaded guilty in 2001 to multiple counts of conspiracy to sell marijuana Columbia County in 1999. The federal charges come as a result of a year-long ingator Randy Crews, a member of the Jacksonville DEA [Drug Enforcement Administration] task force. Sheriff Joey Dobson and Inv. Crews were joined by the DEAs Assistant Special Agent Charge Cam Strahm and Robert E. ONeill, US Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, for a press conference November 16 at the sheriffs complex north of Macclenny. They announced that six suspects in the drug ring, including Mr. Townsend, who they described as a cocaine distributor, had pleaded guilty to the conspiracy charge. Inv. Crews said the case began with information that Mr. Townsend was involved in surveillance, which directed authorities to other suspects allegedly involved with moving an estimated 160 kilograms of Mexican cocaine from Texas to Jacksonville between April 2010 and April 2011. alleged drug suppliers Carlos Cordero, 65, and Maria Christina Martinez, 52, both of Houston, Texas; Steven Hoskins, 39, of Jacksonville, the alleged buyer of the drugs, and Edwin McDonald, 54, of Pierce County, GA, the alleged courier. The conspiracy resulted in over $4 million in drug proMr. Cordero, Mr. Townsend and Mr. Hoskins, each of whom have prior federal drug convictions, face sentences of 20 years to life in federal prison. Mr. McDonald and Ms. Martinez face sentences of 10 years to life in federal prison. Rita Mukherjee, 23, also of Houston, pleaded guilty to or more grams of cocaine and faces up to four years in federal prison. Three other suspects were charged with conspiracy to distribincluding Mr. Hardenbrook of Baker County, as part of the investigation. Mr. Hardenbrook was expected to change his plea to guilty November 22, said US Attorney Robert E. ONeill. Andre James, 29, of Georgia was in federal custody awaiting an indictment in the near future, according to a statement distributed at the press conference by the US Dallas, Texas remained at large. James HarmonPHOTOS COURTESY OF THE BAKER COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICEDEA task force investigators Matt Bowen (left) of the Fernandina Beach Police Department and Randy Crews of the sheri s o ce with cocaine (above) and cash (right) seized during the investigation. f frf ntbbnSee page 2 Above: High school students walk middle school Beta Club o cers (from left) treasurer Rachel Price, president Mary Elledge, vice president Brook Chambers, chaplain Colton Yeager and secretary Larry Morris with food drive collections. Below: the sign hanging in front of the food bank on US 90.JOEL ADDINGTONNEWS EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comGeorge Crawford, 61, of Macclenny was seriously injured when a vehicle struck his motorized wheelchair as it traveled north on SR 228 just north of Barber Road about 6:15 pm on November 16. Anne Manning, 33, of Glen St. Mary was at the wheel of the northbound 1998 Chevrolet Silverado that hit the wheelchairs left rear, ejecting the victim onto the northbound shoulder, according to the Florida Highway Patrols report. Ms. Manning and other passengers in the truck were not injured in the accident. Shands Jacksonville in serious condition. He was piloting a 2005 Jet 3 motorized wheelchair that sustained an estimated $1000 in damage. FHP Trooper J. Fords indicated charges are pending further investigation. Pedestrians often walk See page 2


Page 2 T B C P ursday, November 24, 2011School secretary Cathy Fletcher said one student donated 98 items and enough was collected The Baker County Kiwanis Students at Westside ElemenSchool secretary Annette Barheart this year rather than strucThe PreK-Kindergarten CenAt Baker County High School, BCHS students gathered credit and other incentives as Joel Addington and Jim McGauley contributed to this story. Serving Baker County for over 33 yearsspecializing in...Real Estate Family Law Personal Injury Hugh D. Fish, Jr. J.D.259-6606The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience. Townsend was introduced to the investigation that ended last In addition to the money, inareas that were once thought to Walmart at the southwest corner sistant city manager Roger YarFrom page 1 From page 1 youngster consumed three shots he did not give her drugs, nor did detected when the teen was adThe doctor also said during that interview the girl was in a cording to the investigator, was she remained in critical condiFrom page 1 From page 1 r


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Letters are welcome, but must contain the signature of the writer, a telephone number and city of residence. Letters must reect opinions and statements on issues of current interest to the general public. The newspaper reserves the right to reject any material which in the newspapers judgement does not meet standards of publication. CONTACT US By phone at 904.259.2400 or by fax at 904.259.6502. You can stop by our oce located at 104 S. Fifth Street, Mac clenny, FL or mail your submission to PO Box 598, Macclenny, FL 32063. We are available online at www.bakercountypress.comT B C PPage3NOVEMBER 24, 2011 Publisher James C. McGauley editor@bakercountypress.comMANAGING EDITOR Joel Addington reporter@bakercountypress.com ADVERTISING/PRODUCTION Jessica Prevatt advertising@bakercountypress.com FEATURES Kelley Lannigan features@bakercountypress.com FEATURES/COMMENT/SPORTS Robert Gerard BUSINESS MANAGER Karin Thomas kthomas@bakercountypress.com CLASSIFIEDS & TYPESETTING Stacy Hott classieds@bakercountypress.com This newspaper is printed on recycled paper. T B C Pusps 040-280Post Oce Box 598 Macclenny, FL 32063 (904) 259-2400 The Baker County Press is published each Thursday by Baker County Press, Inc. Periodicals postage paid under permit issued December 30, 1929 at the post oce in Macclenny, Florida.SUBSCRIPTION RATES $25.00 a year inside Baker County; $35.00 a year outside Baker County; deduct, $1.00 for persons 65 years of age or older, military personnel on active duty outside Baker County, and college students living out side Baker County. POSTMASTER: send address changes to The Baker County Press, P.O. Box 598, Macclenny, FL. 32063. Most people would like to be remembered for something positive. Such is the case with Emily Taber, who died this week just short of her 100th birthday. Surely she was aware she would be remembered by Baker County mostly for her ef forts to bring a li brary to what was, well, a libraryless community. A Baker County commission de cades ago did just that, naming the countys library in the old courthouse for Mrs. Taber. She once said what mattered most to her wasnt the fact that her name was attached to the library, but that Baker County had dedicated an historic building that housed a library. She truly believed that, but those who knew her believe she was quite appre ciative of the honor nonetheless. An avid reader until later years when even audio books didnt do the trick as her hearing failed after her eyesight, she told and retold how she (and a few others) got motivated to do something about the lack of a public library here. She was rebuffed by individuals who could have made it hap pen using private funds, yet sup ported by others. Ultimately, her persistence paid off with a mod est, quite modest, beginning in rented space on College Ave. in Macclenny. That initial collection of donated books stayed mostly modest, and the presence of a county library remained under stated until it was moved upstairs in the old courthouse on McIver St. Mrs. Taber continued to play an active role as the library grew partment moved out and, with the help of the late Peggy McCol lum, who took on the role of li brarian and repersistent, a combination of grants, public and private money funded an exten sive renovation. The Taber Li brary, now with a recent addition to the first floor, is an ideal use for the posing old court house building a ends. And it all started with Mrs. Taber. Those of us who knew Emily Taber when sever al of our young families resided on the Glen St. Mary Nursery grounds where she reveled in her role as matriarch in the 1970s re member her as having the ideal personality for that role. ly loyal to her beloved George (the late George Taber Jr.); ma ternal, she was, in another role as substitute mother for those of us who found ourselves in Baker County, a new home far from our homes. She was no slouch on the tennis court, either. Futurists predict that freestanding libraries will go the way of the horse and buggy now that printed information is delivered electronically. Maybe so, though its hard to fathom a world where hard bound books arent avail able somewhere. The Internet and Kindle werent around when Mrs. Taber saw the need for a library in Bak er County a half-century ago. Back then it was books, shelving, cataloging and bricks and mortar. The need was there and Emily ing that need. She made a differ ence. Theres been push this year to Shop Small this Christmas and support local businesses who often oer American-made products and services, instead of those coming from outside the US. We asked our Facebook followers November 18, What are some ideas you can oer local residents so they can support Baker County-based businesses? Heres what they had to say ...Leslie Wahlstrom Teeter: Buy lawn service for a family or pay to have a family members drive way sealed or their house pressure washed. These local businesses need our help! I am only buying local this year. Plenty of the shops around here have great gifts. You just need to get out and look! Sarah Elizabeth Williams: Shop local grocery stores, fruit stands, etc. instead of big box stores to buy in gredients for holiday meals and baking. rrrfJim McGauley It was fun, fun, fun at the Baker County PreK-Kindergarten Center last Friday. My visits there are always a special expe rience and the powwow was just another in a long line of exceptional events at which this schools enthusiastic staff excels. The schools positive be havior support program is well established and students have the opportunity each month to be involved in a re ward activity. This month it was a powwow that capped off their recent study of Thanksgiving, pilgrims and native American customs and culture. When told about the upcoming pre-K pow wow I couldnt help but smile. I was to be a spe cial guest that day and the kids recognized me in a very personal way. Everyone got to be an Indian for the pow wow and even have the honor of using a tradi tional name. When I arrived at the front office I was greeted by She Who Guides The School, also known as Principal Bonnie Jones wearing a fringed buckskin dress in honor of the Indians of the Great Plains region of the United States. She Who Guides The School presented me with my regalia for the day, courtesy of Ms. McNeals class. This enterprising teacher and her students designed and created a custom vest and headband especially for me. I was even made a princess and given an Indian name for the day, inspired by my journalism profession: Princess Writes Alot. Regalia is the term native Americans use in stead of costume to describe the traditional clothing often worn at powwows and other The members of the high schools history club pre sented a delightful program for the kids and their regalia was great, right down to their body paint. They did an especially good job re-enacting a group of warriors returning from a successful buffalo hunt and the celebration tribes engaged in after such an event. And the kids loved it. It was a great prelude to the Thanksgiving holiday now upon us. This year it would be vance. NFL.com actually states that the game of football is a sacred Thanksgiving tradition, but I think we all know football is not sacred and has nothing to do with the origin of the Thanks giving celebration. Ongoing scholarship directed by the Thanksgiving research project at the Plimoth Plantation in Plymouth, Massachusetts is prob ably your best bet for gaining an understand ing of the events that led to our current holiday traditions. Unlike the more familiar Plymouth, the alternate Plimoth spelling was adopted for the museum by scholars who have determined its closest to what would have been accurate in the 1700s. The presence of Wampanoag Indians is a primary ingredient in the ongoing research of what is considered Americas premier living history museum. They had occupied the area where the pilgrims initially settled for more than 7,000 years. Nearly half the English settlers who came tion. It was Squanto, an English speaking Pan tuxet Indian, who is credited with teaching them farming techniques to grow food. In a gesture of good will, the colonists invited the Wampanoag and other tribes in the area to vest. Unfortunately, that goodwill was not to last on either side, but that is another story. To learn the most up to date information about Plimoth Plantation, the Wampanoag In dians and the origin of the Thanksgiving holi day, consider taking the Plimoth Plantation Virtual Field Trip. You can view it at http://www.scholastic. com/scholastic_thanksgiving/webcast.htm or just google Plimoth. Kelley Lannigan The best way to title this col umn is Thanksgivings I Have Known Thanksgiving usually isnt quite as memorable as Hallow een or Christmas or even Easter for that mat ter, but Ive had some memora ble ones. Theres the time my sister decided to try a new cooking technique she heard about on television and cooked the turkey was supposed to give you a juicier turkey. Instead, we got a raw turkey. My sister, in a fit of pique, grabbed it, walked to the back door and hurled the bird as far as she could while saying distinctly un-thankful things. We had Swanson TV dinners that Thanksgiving. Then there is my earliest memory from Turkey Day, which proved to be a pivotal moment in stepped on stage. If you only know me from reading my column, let me en lighten you about why that is important. Im the high school drama director and have been in volved in plays in one way or an other for most of my life. I got my start in a Thanksgiving play when I was in the third grade. You know the story. Pilgrims in their buckled shoes and tall hats come to the New World to make a new life. It doesnt go particularly well until Squanto and his friendly In dian tribe teach them about farm ing. Happy Pilgrims and happy Indians celebrate with big feast. I was 8 years old, a Pilgrim and not happy about it. Why? I didnt want to be a Pil grim and wear a stupid tall hat made out of cardboard, an even stupider white collar made out of construction paper and buckles on my shoes made out of tinfoil. I wanted to be an Indian and paint my face, wear feathers and carry a bow and arrow. I was not happy with my teacher Mrs. Dukes for making me a Pilgrim. I had lines and got to sing We Gather Together with the other Pilgrims but that did not make up for not having a bow and arrow. So, the show begins and all is going well until Squanto forgets his lines about fertilizing the veg etable garden with fish bones. The line never comes. We all stand looking at each other wondering who had messed up. I knew who messed up because I had learned everybodys lines. Young over-achiever at work. I knew the line, but it wasnt my line so I wasnt about to say it. I was a Pilgrim. Give me a bow and arrow and Ill pull Squantos Terror begins to seep up from the stage. The Indians and Pil grims all have a turkey-in-theheadlights look. For some reason unbeknownst to me, Mrs. Dukes does not have her script so she cant feed Squan to his lines. The silence drags on and on. Sweat begins to form on young foreheads. Finally, Pilgrim 3 had enough. Hey, Squanto, why do you have those fish bones in your hand? Huh? Squanto was not the brightest Indian in the tribe. What are you going to Do with those ! OH! Squanto say plant the fish bones in vegetable garden and crops grow tall. dience applauded and Pilgrim 3 waited to receive his thanks from his grateful fellow cast members. Hey, Robbie, whyd you for get that line? Yeah, I felt like an idiot stand ing there. Thats the last time I want to be in a play with you. I was dumbfounded. Some how, they thought that really was my line instead of me throwing a life preserver to a drowning In dian. I never did get the credit I de served, so naturally one might as sume that Pilgrim 3 never would set foot on stage again. Wrong. I wanted to get it right the next time. Or maybe I just wanted the bow and arrow. ROBERT GERARD rfnnntbbbb Send us letters and make sure they are SIGNED with a phone number. Emily Taber


Page 4 T B C P ursday, November 24, 2011 JOEL ADDINGTONNEWS EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comThe top environmental health concern in Margaretta is the preponderance of broken septic tanks, while Sandersons chief priority is clean water, according to focus group results announced last week by the county health department. The departments environmental health director Terry citizens from both communities last August and September and conducted the surveys aimed at uncovering each areas top environmental health concerns. Though the environment was broadly defined, encompassing sidewalks, roads and lighting as well as role models for children and drug dealing on the street, the highest priority for each community was still waterrelated. Ten citizens from Sanderson participated in the survey. Five ranked clean water among their top five environmental health concerns, four chose sidewalks or lighting, three cited access to recreation or parks, two pointed to trash or litter and only one placed septic tanks among the The survey also included questions regarding water quality, septic systems and homes in need of repair or weatherization. The Sanderson survey showed that 30 percent of respondents said they have or know someone who has a broken septic tank and 20 percent said they have an unused or abandoned well or know somebody who does. All respondents from Sanderson said their water quality was good or okay, and 40 percent said their home or the home of somebody they know needs repair or weatherization. Weatherization refers improvements intended to protect homes from the cold in the winter and the heat in the summer like new windows or better insulation. These two communities are very different ... In Margaretta, its basically the opposite, Mr. Graham told attendees of the monthly board of directors meeting for Healthy Baker, Inc., to improve the health of local residents through the cooperaother segments of the community including schools, the sherproviders. The survey results from a group of 23 residents from Margaretta showed the communitys top priority to be septic tanks. In fact, 96 percent of respondents said they or someone they knew had a broken septic tank and 90 percent said they had or knew someone who had an unused or abandoned well. In ranking their top environmental health concerns, four respondents placed malfunctioning septic tanks within the top by three respondents. Mosquito control, hard water and street level drug dealing were noted among the top concerns twice, while role models for kids and neighborhood appearance each showed up once. Half of the Margaretta respondents said their water quality was acceptable while the other half said it was bad. Twenty-two in the group said their home or that of somebody they knew needed repairs or weatherization. The surveys were funded through a roughly $14,000 grant from the Florida Department of Health and could be replicated throughout the county in the future using remaining funds. The survey results will be used to support applications for additional grants to fund environmental health improvements, though Mr. Graham said hes yet to identify a potential grant source. He stressed, however, the importance of demonstrating comprovements. Were trying to get them to help us help them, said Mr. Graham. The chances for winning a grant award greatly improve when the residents who will benare actively seeking such assistance, he explained. Otherwise theyll say, you as a state agency, are in search of a problem thats not there, said Mr. Graham. Vicki Terry, a regular attendee of the Healthy Baker meetings who does outreach for Northeast Florida Community Action Agencys weatherization program, was surprised that the surveys showed such a need for the program in the two communities. Weve done quite a few homes in Margaretta and Sanderson, Ms. Terry said. But I also have a lot of postponements in those areas ... What they need is often beyond what weatherization can do. Many residents, she added, are living in deplorable conditions, heating their homes with gas ovens or going without running water. For whatever reason, theyre falling through the cracks, Ms. Terry said. Still, recent efforts to spread the word about weatherization assistance have caused an uptick in applications for the program from seniors and others. In other health-related news from the Healthy Baker meeting: parents of children up to toddlerage is planned to begin in January. The Parents Helping Parents group will give moms and dads a chance to swap helpful tips about potty training, disciplining, safety and baby cues. The group meetings are free and incentives will available for participating parents. Health department personnel will be on hand for the meetings to offer their suggestions about healthy and safe child development. Not every child comes from a strong family, said health department director Kerry Dunlavey. Things that may seem intuitive for many are just not there. She said the program comes on the heels of state funding cuts that eliminated the countys Healthy Families program. There was a big gap left, she said. Now we have something to help uneducated parents. Healthy Baker board members unanimously approved the new program. For more information about Parents Helping Parents, call Andrea Birget at 259-8267 ext. 2253. Ms. Birget said donations are being sought to buy snacks and gift cards, which will serve as incentives for participation for the program. tality Task Force will have its next quarterly meeting December 2 at the health department at 2:30 pm. The task force is set to review 2010 birth data and review the Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalitions regional plan to combat teen pregnancy. ed its fall run and has plans to reopen in March. Woodlawn Kennels Quality Professional CareGROOMING 2594757 BOARDING ....... . . . . . . ................... The sheriffs department plans to question two Macclenny residents whose names turned up registered to the license plate of a Chevrolet pickup truck involved in the destruction of six mailboxes in neighborhoods northwest of Glen St. Mary early on November 11. Bradley Good, who lives next to one of the persons whose mailbox was hit by shotgun fire about 5 am followed the truck in the Margaretta area and gave Deputy Matt Yarborough the license number. It did not come back to the vehicle described by him and by Andrew Baum, anBoth described it as a raised dark black or green four-door pickup with mud tires, chrome wheels and loud exhaust. The deputy also retrieved one spent and two unspent .16 gauge shotgun shells from the road in front of Mr. Baums residence. In another incident involving shots fired, a small caliber bullet hit the afternoon of November 7. She told Deputy Earl Lord another round struck the ground near the house situated in a sparsely populated area surrounded by woods. COUNTRY FEDERALCREDIT UNION Get yourPLATINUM VISA Earn REWARD Points NO ANNUAL FEE 6 months 0% APR on balance transfers**With approved credit. See a customer service representative to sign up today! www.countryfcu.com 7.24% APR NOW OPEN 11932 N. 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ursday, November 24, 2011 T B C P Page 5Police have the names of two persons who were staying at a residence off Tim Rhoden Rd. northwest of Macclenny and may be responsible for the theft of more than $4000 worth of property. Owner Theresa Finley told Deputy Tony Norman on November 18 she returned from a month-long absence to find a wedding ring valued at $2600 and more than $400 in clothing and two silver vases missing. Cpl. Norman said he attempted to make contact with the couple but was unsuccessful. In other burglaries, jewelry, games and two rifles were reported taken from the residence of Vickie Meadows on Hillcrest Dr. southwest of Macclenny during the afternoon or evening of November 19. The owner told Deputy Chad Montean she was away from 4:30-10:30 and had left the house unlocked. She valued the missing property at $620. copper wiring was taken from a construction site on CR 125 north of Glen St. Mary overnight Rock Contractors of Macclenny told Deputy Chris Walker that the wire, valued at $600, was running from the house to a water pump and to a barn. This marks the second time a theft of construction materials has been reported on the property in recent weeks. when she returned after a brief absence to her residence on Ben Rowe Circle on November 19 and found that deer meat had been stolen from her freezer. There was no sign of forced entry, according to the report by Deputy Steven Smith. uty Montean she returned to Macclenny on November 20 to find that someone had entered it the previous night. Nothing was reported missing. mischief was filed November 14 against James Newmans, 25, of Macclenny for running over two mailboxes with his pickup on Earnie Bryant Rd. south of Sanderson late that evening. Marie Freeman called police with a description of the vehicle, and Deputy Smith located it at an address on Pecan Circle in the same neighborhood. There he questioned Mr. Newmans and Dustin Crawford, 27, of Glen, who admitted he was a passenger in the vehicle. Deputy Smith described both men as extremely intoxicated and Mr. Newmans claimed the incidents were accidents he did not want to report because he did not want to get into trouble.GLEN TOWN COUNCIL M ACCLENNY M OWER & S AW INC.821-A S. 6th Street, Macclenny | 259-2248Now servicing Tractors & ATVswith our trained technician! ALL JONSERED CHAINSAWS & ACCESSORIES5% OFFthru 12/31/11Pick-up & Delivery availableWINTER HOURS:Tuesday-Friday 8 am 5 pm Saturday 8 am 1 pmAll tractors by appointment only. GET YOUR MOWER READY EARLY!GET 5% OFF A FULL MOWER SERVICE 821-A S. 6th Street, Macclenny | 259-2248 Tractors All tractors by appointment only. 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He was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon because two rifles were at the residence. In a similar incident, this one prompting a criminal complaint rather than arrest, Cornelius Ruise, 27, of Glen St. Mary is charged with aggravated assault with a pistol, domestic battery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Cherrodi Wilcox, 23, told Deputy Jacob Satterwhite that Mr. Ruise, with whom she has a child, threatened her with a pistol while they were in a vehicle in west Macclenny the evening of November 16. She also accused Mr. Ruise of striking her on the face before getting out of the car and fleeing on foot. Police were unable to locate him during a subsequent search. Masters, 33, at her residence on Yellow Pine Circle northwest of Macclenny. Ms. Masters told Deputy Chris Walker the accused became angry when she demanded he move out and grabbed her by the neck. The officer observed marks on her neck consistent with Ms. Mas28, violated a domestic violence protective order by acquaintance. The complainant told Deputy Matt Yarborough the incident occurred on November 6 but she was unable to report it until later. against Tammy Pecor, 34, a 17-year-old female and 16-year-old male following the latest in a series of disputes between neighbors in the Sanderson Circle area. The three are accused of accosting Geogina Keaton, 31, that afternoon during an argument. Deputy McGauley said police have been called to the area seven times in November to respond to what he termed an ongoing feud. of $1200, the result of a debit card and checkbook taken from a wallet stored in her pickup truck between October 19 when she last saw it and November 15 when she learned of the loss. locked while at her place of employment in Jacksonville, but she leaves Vystar Credit Union confirmed checks had been deposited in her account and withdrawals made on the card between November 12-15. In other property crimes involving vehicles, two batteries valued at $400 were removed from a 1991 Ford tractor-trailer truck parked overnight November 15 on South Prong Cemetery Rd. south of Sanderson. Steven Stone, who drives the vehicle leased from a Green Cove Springs firm, told Deputy Tony Norman he discovered the theft when he attempted to start the vehicle later that afternoon. had been ripped from a 2011 Ford parked in the garage of her residence on Miltondale Rd. in Macclenny. The vandalism occurred overnight on November 17. erty of David Fox on Ben Rowe Circle southwest of Macclenny overnight on November 15. The newest member of the Glen St. Mary Town Council barely warmed her seat in the council chambers when she announced she is leaving the board. months, informed fellow memmeeting on November 15 she is moving to Macclenny for myriad ment to find a replacement for the remainder of her two-year term was published this week. In other business during the Mayor Juanice Padgett reported installation of a sewer line on a between US 90 and the railroad is complete. ments in the neighborhood are expected to connect to the system in the coming weeks. Ms. Padgett said the deep well being sunk in a section of Friendship Park near town hall is at 700 feet and is expected to be finished the water will commence after Thanksgiving. The well is part of central water into neighborhoods north of US 90 financed by a $600,000 federal grant. The town expects to finish the water project and have funds left over to take in several more areas in its northwest limits, but will seek approval from the state before doing so. meeting was a two-year extension on the contract with town City. He is paid a $500 monthly retainer plus $150 an hour for added time above attending meeting and routine items. counsel for five years, and the contract price has remained static. tion inferred that the home and property Faye McCollum inhabits on SR 121 south has no taxable value. However, she did pay county property taxes last year on that parcel. She co-owns a second residenGlen St. Mary with her son, who lives there. It has no taxable valate county property taxes. ment rate fell three-tenths of a percent last month to 9.9 percent compared to the 10.1 percent jobless rate statewide and 8.5 percent rate nationally in October. The statistics are from the monthly jobs report from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and US Department rates not seasonally adjusted. The report shows the local labor force of 12,271 workers in October, of which 11,059 had jobs. That represents a drop-off of 66 workers in the labor force and the addition of 16 employed workers since September. The October unemployment rate for Baker County is .07 percent lower than the rate in October, 2010. hovered near 10 percent for most of the year and largely remained higher the national rate.rfntbr rr


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ursday, November 24, 2011 T B C P Page 7 MIKE ANDERSONPRESS STAFF The county has agreed to stop charging the City of Macclenny $25,000 for animal control services in the city because, county fund the program. The decision came during a Baker County Commission meeting the evening of November mously voted to terminate an agreement requiring the city to pay that sum annually for animal limits. loose or nuisance animals and impounding them at the Steel Bridge Road animal shelter, the county. years that the service should have been provided all along because Macclenny residents also pay assessment fee for Emergency Medical Services, or EMS. County Manager C.J. Thompson originally supported the tion arguments put forth by city meeting. equity and fairness, he said, addthe right thing to do. County commissioners agreed. for our service, said Commisfundamentally unfair. ice Padgett said paid the county about $2,500 last year for animal control services there. the proposed special assessment in limbo earlier this month after loney said court rulings, includCourt in 2002, declared special assessments for rescue services illegal because the fees are supmissioners unanimously voted to take no further action unless advised by Mr. Maloney. an attempt to resolve the conanticipates receiving it after the holidays. County Attorney Terrence assessments for EMS may be uning small, rural counties to enact such fees. There could be small counties out there doing it and no one has The county manager said some counties have addressed the issue by levying designated property said regardless of the legal issues surrounding assessments, the stemming from declining property values causing a revenue shortage that must be corrected We should continue to have services, he said. It may just have to have a different name (other than assessment). As long The topic of special assessments arose during the sumcluded a $440,921 EMS revenue shortfall, and eventually pulled the money from emergency reserves to balance the budget. commissioners: tioning system at the Emergency Operations Center on US 90 in tails removing all old equipment and installing an air handler inunits outside. But before approving the Inc., commissioners discussed be handled in the future. At one point, they came close to rejectproposals. Despite running ads soliciting The Press and a construction journal, no local contractors bid on the job, said Commissioner Michael cept the sole bid even though it county. sibility to cater to local business spond in a timely manner, said Commissioner Jimmy Anderson, tised local heating and air conNovember 21. said he could support not openjecting it simply because there him, he said. Commissioner Anderson said higher. In the future, commissioners agreed, bid deadlines must be met and if only one bid comes in, ny or not, it must be accepted if opened. people to get off their duffs if they a fair shake. elected Mark Hartley vice chairman. for county employees in 2012, including a personal day of their Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. each 10-acre developments comSt. Mary near County Road 125, Bob Burnsed and Claude Harvey roads. Each 10-acre subdivision PHOTO BY JOEL ADDINGTONCounty animal control truck at the shelter on Steel Bridge Road.BAKER COUNTY COMMISSION We want to know...WEDDINGS & BIRTHS4 week deadline Rooks General Store 121 N. in St. George, Ga ~ 912-843-2552 COPENHAGEN & SKOAL$3.79 can ~~ $16.99 a roll Timberwolf$1.49can Longhorn/Redman Snuff/Kayak99 canTennessee Chew & JD Brand$1.99 pouchMarlboro Special Blend/72s$34.99 ctn.Stokers Tub/ Stokers Chew$10.99Pall Mall $27.99 ctn. 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All of the above makes American Diabetes Month in November an appropriate time diabetes. blood stream and can lead to burdensome medical costs because of increased risks for heart attacks, kidney failure and certain infections. lander ancestry are also at a higher risk for diabetes. 2 diabetes by making lifestyle changes, reads a press release from the more physically active and making healthy food choices. Other tips include: In 2010, 10.5 percent of Baker County adults had diabetes, comParticipants are educated about the disease and its complications, closely monitoring blood sugar levels. not cover the cost of monitoring supplies can get a free blood sugar monitor and testing stripes. diabetes self-management program. DIABETES RATESYEAR BAKER COUNTY STATE2010 10.5%10.4% 2007 11.1%8.7% 2002 15.4%8.2Source: Florida Department of Health; percentage of adults in total populationrf nn tbn


Page 8 T B C P ursday, November 24, 2011 KELLEY LANNIGANFEATURES features@bakercountypress.comCommunity service hours have become an important part of competing for college scholarships, especially Florida Bright Futures scholarships, as seniors at Baker County High School well know. At one level, such volunteerism is performed with the knowledge that its required to college, but for one Glen St. Mary senior, Sarah Whitehead, being a volunteer is just a natural part of her personality and her life. Some scholarships only require 30 hours of community service for a candidate to qualify. To date, Ms. Whitehead, 17, has racked up a whopping 531 hours since her freshman year as well as countless hours of volunteering that are not documented. And this altruistic student has no intention of putting the breaks on her volunteer endeavors any time soon. It all started with her aunt Amanda McCook, a teacher at Callahan Elementary. My Aunt Amanda and I were practically joined at the hip when I was younger, she explained during an interview with The Press November 14. I was always going with her to her school and so I just got involved in whatever was going on, she said. During the summer she often helped her aunt prepare for the upcoming school year. When she was older she got involved in helping students with art projects during the schools Friday Family ing and grading papers. This scenario would become the source of many of her community service hours needed by the scholarship program. I was always by my aunts side, she explained. Getting involved and helping just became natural to me. And I grew to love working with kids. Thats one reason I entered the high schools health academy. I want to be a pediatrician. horizon. When she graduates this spring, she will only be a semester away from an associates degree in health science. Then she plans to enter the University of North Florida to earn her nursing degree. After that, shell probably tackle medical school. Meanwhile she will just keep volunteering. I simply cannot be idle, she admits. I have to be busy, to have plans to do something. She has worked with Habitat for Humanity, cleaning up debris from house construction sites and even helping with plumbing. Whatever was needed, we did it, she said. Shes been out in 95-degree heat for hours cooking at food tions such as The Rotary Club. She loves her church and helps out any way she can and she does volunteer work in line with her chosen future profession. Volunteering is not always a walk in the park, shes discovered, but in the long run, always worth it. Sometimes the most important thing is the ability to have patience, said Ms. Whitehead. She found that out while volunteering for the school districts hearing and vision screenings done in conjunction with the Baker County Health Department. Patience was very important with all the children and especially the disabled or special needs children. They can get quickly confused by the experience, get frustrated easily if they dont understand the directions and so discouraged when they dont score well, she said. She came to learn how challenging communication can be, but that its important to just keep at it until a way is found to help children understand. After working with the elementary schools screenings, she was reluctant to volunteer to do a stint with the PreK-Kindergarten Center. But her guidance counselor Debbie Charko talked her into it. Im glad I listened, she admits now. The children were awesome. Such innocence, such joy at getting the correct answer. Im so glad I experienced the PreK as well as the other grade levels. Last summer Ms. Whiteheads volunteer service helped her earn a Rotary Youth Leadership Association scholarship to a weeklong leadership camp in St. Augustine. There she had her most cherished volunteer experience to date, working with children at the St. Augustine YMCA. She fell in love with every single one. And the leadership camp experience helped her cross paths with people she would have never met otherwise, people of all races and backgrounds. Im sort of a quiet person by nature and not that outgoing, she admitted. Its actually a challenge for me to put myself out there and get involved. Volunteering has helped me grow a lot in that respect. So whats her future dream volunteering gig? That would be administering polio vaccine to children in a third world country, she said. IN THE COUNTY COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 02-2011-CA-0169 DENNIS J. CHAPMAN and CYNTHIA N. CHAPMAN, Plaintiffs, vs. J.E. McCLENNEY, deceased, et al., Defendants _______________________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: J.E. McClenney, whose last known address is unknown including any unknown spouse of said Defendant, heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, or other claimants by, through, under or against any of them, and all unknown natural persons, if alive, and if dead or not known to be dead or alive, their unknown spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors or other persons claiming by, through or under them, and against all persons claiming any right, title or interest in and to the lands described herein. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to quiet title based upon actual, open, notorious, continuous and exclusive possession of the following real property in Baker County, Florida: Part of Block 28 of the town of MacClenny, Florida, as recorded in Deed Book D, Page 800 of the Official Public Records of Baker County, Florida, more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest corner of Lot 14 of Block 28 as recorded in Deed Book Q, Page 745 of the Official Records of Baker County ,Florida, and thence South 87 Degrees, 09 Minutes, 22 Seconds, West, along the Westerly extension of the South line of said Lot 14, a distance of 16.87, more or less, to a fence, said point being the point of beginning; thence continue South 87 Degrees, 09 Minutes, 22 Seconds, West, a distance of 6.10 feet, more or less, to the east line of Lands described in Official Records Book 41, Page 408 of the Official Records of Baker County, Florida; thence South 03 Degrees, 01 Minutes, 52 Seconds East, along said East line, 31.57 feet, more or less to the SE corner of said lands; thence North 86 Degrees, 58 Minutes, 08 Seconds, East, along the Easterly extension of the South line of said lands, 6.30 feet more or less, to the aforementioned fence; thence Northerly along said fence, 31.50 feet, more or less, to the point of beginning. Contains 198.5 square feet, more or less. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Brent E. Baris, Esq., plaintiffs attorney, whose address is: Brent E. Baris, P.A., P.O. Box 223, High Springs, FL 32655, within 30 days after the first publication of this Notice, and to file the original of the defenses with this clerk of court either before service on plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter. If a defendant fails to do so, a default will be entered against that defendant for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. DATED: November 1, 2011 As Clerk of the Court By: Jamie Crews As Deputy Clerk 11/10-12/1 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS OF THE NORTH FLORIDA BROADBAND AUTHORITY TRANSITION COMMITTEE and Regular Board Meetings The North Florida Broadband Authority (NFBA) announces meetings of the NFBA Transition Committee that all interested persons are invited to attend. The NFBA is a legal entity and public body created pursuant to the provisions of Section 163.01, Florida Statutes, and an Interlocal Agreement among Baker, Bradford, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Levy, Madison, Putnam, Suwannee, Taylor, Union and Wakulla Counties and municipalities of Cedar Key, Cross City, Lake City, Live Oak, Monticello, Perry, White Springs and Worthington Springs, Florida. The NFBA will hold the following public meetings: NFBA Transition Committee 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 28, 2011 at the NFBA Project Office, 164 N.W. Madison Avenue, Lake City, FL 32055. The NFBA Transition Committee will conduct general business of the Transition Committee. NFBA Board of Directors 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 23, 30, December 7, 21, 28 2011 and January 4 and 11, 2012 at the Suwannee River Water Management District, Suwannee Room, 9225 County Road 49, Live Oak, Florida 32060. The NFBA Board of Directors meeting will be held to conduct general business of the NFBA. The following previously scheduled public meeting will remain the same: NFBA Board of Directors 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the NFBA with respect to any matter considered at the meeting, such person will need a record of the proceedings and may need to ensure that a verbatim record is made, including the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be made. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in this proceeding or have any questions please contact Faith Doyle, Clerk to the NFBA Board at (321) 246-0059 or (407) 629-6900 at least two (2) business days prior to the date of the meeting. 11/24 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHT JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NUMBER: 02-2011-DR-#298 DIVISION: MATTHEW I. SLOAN Petitioner and SHAUNA L. SLOAN Respondent, NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE TO: Shauna L. Sloan, 425 N. Thompson #68 Murfreesboro, TN 37129 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Matthew I Sloan, whose address is 10146 N. Glen Ave. Glen St Mary, FL 32040 on or before December 9, 2011 and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 339 E. Macclenny Ave, Macclenny, FL 32063, before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office notified of your current address. (You may file Notice of Current Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerks office. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings. Dated November 4, 2011. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Jamie Crews Deputy Clerk 11/10-12/1 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 02-2011-CA-0170 ARIE GWENDOLYN DEWITT, WILLIAM RAY COMBS, MARY CAROLYN COMBS PARISH And DEBORAH MARLENE COMBS GRIFFIS, Plaintiffs, vs. ARTHUR COMBS and SUSIE COMBS, his wife, not known to be dead or alive; presumed to be dead; And all unknown grantees, creditors, and all other parties claiming by, through, under or against them, and if dead, their unknown spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and all other parties claiming by, through, under or against them; and all unknown grantees, creditors, and all other parties claiming by, through, under or against them, and, if dead, or not known to be dead or alive, their several and respective estates, unknown spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees and creditors, or other parties claiming by, through, under or against those unknown natural persons, and the several and respective unknown assigns, successors in interest, trustees, creditors, lienors or any other party claiming by, through, under, or against any corporation, existing or dissolved, or other legal entity named as defendant, and all claimants, persons or parties, natural or corporate, or whose exact legal status is unknown, claiming under any of the above named or described defendants or parties, or claiming to have any right, title, or interest in and to the lands hereafter described. Defendants. _______________________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: ARTHUR COMBS, deceased SUSIE COMBS, deceased YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an Action to Quiet Title on the following property in Baker County, Florida: The East of the NW of SE of Section 2, Township 1 South, Range 20 East lying North of a certain ditch that runs Northeast and Southwest across said parcel of land, as recorded in Official Records Book 4, page 406, of the public records of Baker County, Florida. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on FRANK E. MALONEY, JR., P.A., Attorney, whose address is 445 East Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny, Florida 32063; (904) 259-3155, within thirty (30) days after the first publication of the notice and on or before the 19th day of December, 2011, and to file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on FRANK E. MALONEY, JR., P.A., attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relieve demanded in the Complaint or Petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on this 9th day of November, 2011. T. A. AL FRASER CLERK OF COURT By: Jamie Crews Deputy Clerk 11/17-12/8 The St. Johns River Water Management District (District) gives notice of receipt of the following consumptive use permit application(s): Standard General Consumptive Use Permit Application(s) Thayendanegea Timber LLC, 50 N Laura St Ste 2750, Jacksonville, FL 32202, application #129259. The applicant proposes to withdraw 0.0014 million gallons per day of groundwater for Waterfowl Habitat Enhancement. The withdrawals used by this project will consist of groundwater from the upper Floridan aquifer for recreational type use via 1 active well in Baker County, located in Section: 4, Township: 3 South, Range: 20 East, known as Thayendanegea Timber. The file(s) containing the permit application(s) are available for inspection Monday through Friday, except for District holidays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Districts Headquarters, 4049 Reid St., Palatka, FL 32177-2529. You may also view files at one of the Districts service centers, but you should call service center staff in advance to make sure that the files are at a specific service center. Service center contact information is available online at floridaswater.com/contactus/offices.html. Additionally, most permit application file documents can be viewed online at floridaswater. com/permitting/index.html. To obtain information on how to find and view permit application file documents, visit floridaswater.com/permitting/index.html and select the topic of choice from the Find permits and application heading, and then follow the directions provided under How to find a Technical Staff Report (TSR) or other application file documents. Decisions on Standard General permit applications will be made at the Districts service center where the application is processed, unless the application is upgraded to an Individual permit application as explained below. A substantial objection to a Standard General permit application must be made in writing and filed with (received by) the Director of Regulatory Support, P.O. Box 1429, Palatka, FL 32178-1429, or by e-mail at applicationsupport@sjrwmd.com, within 14 days of notification of the application. Please include either the Permit Application Number or the Project Name in the objection. Notification of the application is either the fifth day after the date on which the written notice is deposited in the U.S. mail (for those persons who receive actual notice by U.S. mail), the date on which the notice is e-mailed (for those persons who receive actual notice by e-mail), or the date the notice is published in the newspaper (if actual notice is not provided by U.S. mail or e-mail). A substantial objection means a written statement directed to the District that identifies the objector, concerns hydrologic or environmental impacts of the proposed consumptive use, and relates to applicable rule criteria. A timely substantial objection will cause the Standard General consumptive use permit application to be considered an application for an Individual consumptive use permit. If the District receives a timely substantial objection from you, then you will receive written notice of the Districts intended decision on the permit application. Decisions on Individual consumptive use permit applications will be made by the Districts Governing Board. Notice of Intended District Decision will be provided to persons who have requested individual notice. A request for individual Notice of Intended District Decision on an application must be received by the Director of Regulatory Support prior to the date the Notice of Intended District Decision is generated. For Individual permit applications, you are advised to notify the District within 14 days of notification of the application(s) if you have questions, objections, comments, or information regarding the proposed consumptive use. If you make a written request to the District for additional information regarding a specific permit application, you will be provided an opportunity to obtain the available information. Please note that filing a written objection does not entitle you to a Chapter 120, Florida Statutes, administrative hearing. Victor Castro, Division Director, Division of Regulatory Support St. Johns River Water Management District 4049 Reid Street Palatka, FL 32177-2529 (386) 329-4570 11/24 NOTICE OF AGENCY ACTION TAKEN BY THE ST. JOHNS RIVER WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT Notice is given that the following permit was issued on November 8, 2011: Design Timber II, LLC, PO Box 238, Lake Butler, Florida, 32054; permit # 400-003-120196-2. The project is located in Baker County, Sections 1, 6, 7 and 19, Townships 1 South and 2 South, Ranges 20 East and 21 East. The permit authorizes a surface water management system for construction of silviculture roads with associated low water crossings, upland cut ditches, and ditch blocks for Silviculture Roads Crossings. The receiving water bodies are Bluff Creek Bay and Caulkins Creek. The file containing the application for the above listed permit is available for inspection Monday through Friday except for legal holidays, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the St. Johns River Water Management District (District) Headquarters, 4049 Reid Street, Palatka, Florida 32178-1429. A person whose substantial interests are affected by the District permitting decision may petition for an administrative hearing in accordance with section 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes, or may choose to pursue mediation as an alternative remedy under section 120.573, Florida Statutes, before the deadline for filing a petition. Choosing mediation will not adversely affect the right to a hearing if mediation does not result in a settlement. The procedures for pursing mediation are set forth in section 120.573, Florida Statutes, and rules 28106.111 and 28-106.401-404 Florida Administrative Code. Petitions must comply with the requirements of Florida Administrative Code, Chapter 28-106 and be filed with (received by) the District Clerk located at District Headquarters, 4049 Reid Street, Palatka, Florida 32177. Petitions for administrative hearing on the above application must be filed within twentyone (21) days of publication of this notice. Failure to file a petition within this time period shall constitute a waiver of any right(s) such person(s) may have to request an administrative determination (hearing) under sections 120.569 and 120.57 Florida Statutes, concerning the subject permit. Petitions that are not filed in accordance with the above provisions are subject to dismissal. Because the administrative hearing process is designed to formulate final agency action, the filing of a petition means that the Districts final action may be different from the position taken by it in this notice of intent. Persons whose substantial interests will be affected by such final decision of the District on the applicant have the right to petition to become a party to the proceeding, in accordance with the requirements set forth above. 11/24 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 02 2011 CA 000118 GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC, Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, TRUSTEES OF SARA ONEAL, DECEASED; KEITH ONEAL, HEIR; JONATHAN ONEAL, HEIR; NATALIE MAXWELL, HEIR; IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT(S), IF REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RESPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE NAMED DEFENDANT(S); WELLS FARGO FINANCIAL BANK; MID-STATE TRUST II, BY AND THROUGH WILMINGTON TRUST OF FLORIDA, N.A.; WHETHER DISSOLVED OR PRESENTLY EXISTING, TOGETHER WITH ANY GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, OR TRUSTEES OF SAID DEFENDANT(S) AND ALL OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST DEFENDANT(S); UNKNOWN TENANT #2; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; Defendant(s). _______________________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, TRUSTEES OF SARA ONEAL, DECEASED; Whose residence are/is unknown. YOU ARE HEREBY required to file your answer or written defenses, if any, in the above proceeding with the Clerk of this Court, and to serve a copy thereof upon the plaintiffs attorney, Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra, 9204 King Palm Drive, Tampa, FL 336191328, telephone (813) 915-8660, facsimile (813) 915-0559, within thirty days of the first publication of this Notice, the nature of this proceeding being a suit for foreclosure of mortgage against the following described property, to wit: A LOT BEGINNING 84 FEET SOUTH OF THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 3 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, THENCE RUN EAST 212 FEET, THENCE RUN NORTH 63 FEET, THENCE RUN WEST 212 FEET, AND THENCE RUN SOUTH 63 FEET, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING ALL IN THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 3 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST. If you fail to file your response or answer, if any, in the above proceeding with the Clerk of this Court, and to serve a copy thereof upon the plaintiffs attorney, Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra, 9204 King Palm Dr., Tampa, Florida 33619-1328, telephone (813) 9158660, facsimile (813) 915-0559, within thirty days of the first publication of this Notice, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition. DATED at BAKER County this 15th day of November, 2011. Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Julie B. Combs Deputy Clerk AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES (ADA) REQUESTS FOR ACCOMMODATIONS FOR NOTICE OF COURT PROCEEDINGS: 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 Ms. Jan Phillips, ADA Coordinator, Alachua County Family and Civil Justice Center, 201 East University Avenue, Room 410, Gainesville, FL 32601 at (352) 337-6237 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. If you are deaf or hard of hearing and require an ASL interpreter or an assisted listening device to participate in a proceeding, please contact the Court Interpreter Program at interpreter@circuit8. org Attorney for Plaintiff: Daniel C. Consuegra, P.L. 9204 King Palm Drive Tampa, FL 33619-1328 (813) 915-8660 11/24-12/1 HIGGINBOTHAMS TOWING & RECOVERY 7611 WEST MT. VERNON GLEN ST. MARY, FL. 32040 The following vehicle will be sold at public auction December 9, 2011 at 10/00 am, at Higginbothams Towing & Re cov ery, 7611 West Mt. Vernon, Glen St. Mary, FL. 32040. 1999 Chevrolet Blazer 11/24Legal Notices You are cordially invited to attend our 20th annualOld-Fashioned Christmas Open Houseat the historicFranklin MercantileCR 125 & Franklin St., Glen St. MaryFriday, Nov. 25 & Saturday, Nov. 2610:00 am 5:00 pm Refreshments servedCome experience the holiday charm of a by-gone era, featuring hundreds of original, handcrafted ornaments personalized while you shop. Faith, family & friend gifts. Fenton glass, antiques, collectibles & much more!259-6040 First Baptist Churchof MacclennyIt Feels Like Home372 S. Sixth Street at W. Minnesota Ave. Directions from I-10: Take Exit 335 N. Go 1.3 miles North on Hwy. 121 See steeple on left SUNDAY SERVICESSunday School 9:30 am Worship 10:45 am & 6:00 pmWEDNESDAY SERVICESPrayer & Bible Study 6:45 pm Awana for Children 6:45 pm Youth Group 6:45 pm Dr. Edsel M. 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SOCIAL NOTICE SUBMISSION INFORMATION Birth announcements, wedding notices and social events (military service notes and school graduations) must be submitted within four weeks of the event. All news and advertising must be submitted to the newspaper o ce prior to 5:00 p.m. on the Monday prior to publication, unless otherwise noted or arranged. It is requested that all news items be typed or emailed to insure accuracy in print. CONTACT US By phone at 904.259.2400 or by fax at 904.259.6502. You can stop by our o ce located at 104 S. Fifth Street, Mac clenny, FL or mail your submission to PO Box 598, Macclenny, FL 32063. We are available online at www.bakercountypress.comT B C PPage9NOVEMBER 24, 2011 School Lunch MENUNovember 28 December 2Offered everyday:Cold lunch plate of chef salad with wheat roll or crackers and dessert (when offered) 1% lowfat white milk, % lowfat flavored milk, orange juice. Monday, November 28Breakfast: Chicken biscuit, apple juice and milk. Lunch: Hamburger or hot dog on a bun. Choice of 2 sides: Sweet potato rounds, lettuce and tomato slices, creamy coleslaw, fruit crisp, milk choiceTuesday, November 29Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, peach slices, milk. Lunch: Baked chicken with steamed rice and gravy or beef fingers. Choice of 2 sides: Steamed cabbage, tossed salad with dressing, chilled fruit mix with a slice of golden corn bread, milk choiceWednesday, November 30Breakfast: Sausage biscuit, pineapple juice, milk. Lunch: Taco salad with tortilla chips and homemade whole grain roll or grilled ham and cheese sandwich. Choice of 2 sides: Steamed corn, lettuce and tomato blend, seasonal fresh fruit, milk choice.Thursday, December 1Breakfast: Enriched cereal with a slice of toast, orange juice and milk. Lunch: Sloppy Joe on a bun or baked chicken nuggets with a homemade whole grain roll. Choice of 2 sides: Steamed green beans, whipped potatoes with gravy, chilled pears, milk choice.Friday, December 2Breakfast: Toasted cheese sandwich, apple juice and milk. Lunch: Beef and bean burrito or beef vegetable soup with grilled cheese sandwich. Choice of 2 sides: Baby limas, raw vegetables with dressing, seasonal fresh fruit, milk choice 259-6123 $3.99 $999 lb. of ourFried or Shrimp with two sides $399 Of equal or lesser value. May not be combined with any other offer. Expires 12/31/11 $899 Our best snow crab legslb. Buy 1 Dinner at Menu Price Get 2nd Dinner OFF Congratulations n Happy 19th Birthday!Thank God youve made it your family is very proud of you Private Hadley ARMY STRONG!Love, Mom, Buck, Precious, Amber, Casne, Grandma, Grandpa, Auntie Sharonda, Uncle Rick, Uncle Marion, Uncle Isaac & Family From our family to yours we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! Dennis, Karen, Alexis, Isabella104 E. Macclenny Ave. Macclenny, FL 259-7039 Look whos turning 50!Happy birthday, BillyLove, your family Happy 50th Birthday to the worlds greatest Daddy!Love, Harli & Will SCHOOL ACTIVITIESNovember 28 BCHS: Girls Basketball at Fort White, 6 pm BCMS: Basketball at Madison, 6 pm November 29 BCHS: Girls Basketball at Baldwin, 6 pm KIS: School Advisory Council meeting, 8 am November 30 BCHS: Girls Basketball at Terry Parker, 6 pm BCMS: One-half Accelerated Reading points due WES: Merrie Melodies Club meeting, 8 am Gri s OglesbyKayla Griffis and Mahlon Oglesby were married at Taylor Church on November 11, 2011 at 11:00 am with Pastor Mark Kayla is the daughter of Lisa and Chris Milton of Macclenny, Mahlon is the son of Cindy and Following a honeymoon on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina and Elijay, Georgia, the couple Ray and Margaret McKendreerRay and Margaret McKendree their 65th wedding anniversary in Folkston, GA on November 27, Their children are Glenn McKendree, Phyllis Micke and RodNorman BloxhamfntrRobert and Tammy Norman announce the engagement of The couple plans to wed in rffThe varsity Hi-Q team at its second win against Bradford County November 15 to remain Hi-Q coach Cathy Hooper said As the top team in the district, the varsity players are guaranteed a spot in the yet unscheduled resecond in the district standings and will compete at the divisional competition November 29 at Union County High School in fffColton Bennett, Terry Kier, Ariana Perich, Steven Wilkerson, Tristan Bennett and Jonathan Maddison Blackwell, Maria Jackson and Elijah Clark made Their names were omitted from the recently published MacPHOTOS BY JOEL ADDINGTONFall special olympics at high schoolSpecial education students from across the school district gathered the morning of November 22 at Baker County High School for the districts fall special olympics games. Some 70 athletes participated in the days events, which included basketball and ag football drills, among other activities. The events took place in the BCHS gymnasium and on the practice eld and track area. Above: the family of athlete (far right) Garrett Barber, 15, a high school student, shows their support with homemade banner and signs before the games. Also pictured with the youth (from left) is Chey Wheeler, Caroline Barber, Malissa Barber and Olivia Barber. At right: McKenzie Williams, 11, of Keller Intermediate School prepares to throw a football as Drew Rodgers looks on during the passing event. nfrtfThe descendents of Arthur and Maggie Yarbrough traveled from as far away as Houston, Texas for the Yarbrough family reunion the reunion at their home with a contributed to the luncheon as from Baker County, Jacksonville, bBaker County Bassmasters is December 6 at 7 pm at Extreme Please be there if you are inencourage two person teams for We are a Christian-oriented Press Advertising Deadline Monday 5:00 PM


CHURCH AND OBITUARY NOTICE INFORMATION Obituaries must be submitted in a timely fashion and have a local connection. Pictures are printed with obituaries free of charge. The newspaper reserves the right to publish photos based on quality. It is requested that all news items be typed or emailed to insure accuracy in print. CONTACT US By phone at 904.259.2400 or by fax at 904.259.6502. You can stop by our o ce located at 104 S. Fifth Street, Mac clenny, FL or mail your submission to PO Box 598, Macclenny, FL 32063. We are available online at www.bakercountypress.comT B C PPage10NOVEMBER 24, 2011 Sanderson Congregational Holiness ChurchCR 127 N., Sanderson, FL Sunday School 10:00 am Morning Worship 11:00 amSunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm Wed. Evening Prayer Serv. 7:30 pmPastor: Oral E. Lyons Calvary Baptist ChurchPastor Donnie E. Williams, Sr. Sunday School 10:00 am Preaching Service 11:00 am Sunday Night Service 6:00 pm Wednesday Service 7:00 pm523 North Boulevard W.a few blocks north of Hwy. 90 in Macclenny Sanderson Christian Revival CenterPastor: Harold FinleySunday School 10:00 am Sunday Service 11:00 am Sunday Evening 6:00 pm Wednesday Service 7:30 pmCome see the exciting things the Lord is doing. Corner of Sapp Rd. and CR 229ASK, AND IT SHALL BE GIVEN YOU Matthew 7:7Kelton, Tarrece, Marie, & Pastor VickWE NEED YOUR HELP!!!We are asking for a donation of just $5 by November 30, 2011 Your donation will be used to complete the building of First Community Holiness Church. Thank you, Pastor Vick A. Givens God made a difference, so we can make a difference.First Community Holiness Church | P.O. Box 346 | Sanderson, FL 32087 | 904.275.2094 Please make check payable to: First Community Holiness Church Christian Fellowship TempleConnecting > Growing > ServingDavid Thomas-Senior Pastor Tim ThomasAssociate Pastor Gary Crummey-Youth PastorLooking for a place to plug in?Join us this week!Theres something for every age!Sundays Sunday School10:00 am Sunday Worship11:00 am Evening Worship6:00 pm Wednesdays Wednesday Worship7:00 pm Were located at 251 W. Ohio Ave. Macclenny, FL Check us out on the web! www.christianfellowshiptemple.com DINKINS NEW CONGREGATIONAL METHODIST CHURCHCR 127 N. of Sanderson Sunday School 10:00 am Sunday Morning Service 11:00 am Sunday Night Service 6:00 pm Wed. Night Service 7:30 pmPastor Allen Crews Assistant Pastor Timothy Alford The Road to CalvaryCorner of Madison & Stoddard Glen St. Mary Rev. Tommy & Doris AndersonYouth Director Margie HowardPhone: 904-259-2213Sunday School: ............ 10:00 am Sunday Morning Service .... 11:00 am Sunday Evening Service ..... 6:00 pm Wednesday Night .......... 7:30 pm T L C Sunday school ~ 10:00 am Sunday service ~ 11:00 am Wednesday night Bible Study ~ 6:30 pmFamily style dinner ~ 1st Sunday of the month following serviceA church alive is worth the drive!Pastor Bobby & Faye Gri n Glen St. Mary, Florida1/2 mile South of I-10 on CR 125, right on Nursery Road the historic Budder Mathis House9:00 am Adult Sunday School 10:00 am Sunday Worship/ Holy Communion 7:00 pm Wednesday Study/ Holy Communion Saint Peters in the GlenANGLICAN CHURCH New Hope Church, Inc. 23-A to Lauramore Rd. & Fairgrounds Rd.Sunday School 9:45 am Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 am Sunday Childrens Church 11:00 am Sunday Evening Services 6:00 pm Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting 7:00 pmPastor J. C. Lauramore welcomes all Mt. Zion N.C. Methodist Church121 North 259-4461 Macclenny, FLPastor Tim CheshireSunday School 9:45 am Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 am Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm Wednesday Prayer Service 7:00 pm Jesus answered, "Verily, verily I say unto thee, except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God." John 3:5 904-266-2337 904-387-0055 Baldwin Jacksonville Arrangements made in your home or our facility Fair & Reasonable Prices Funeral & Cremation Services Locally Owned & Family Operated Proudly Serving Northeast Florida www.giddensreedfh.com Gid Giddens Welcome First Baptist Church of SandersonCR 229 S., Sanderson FLSunday School ....... 10:00 am Sun. Morning Worship 11:00 am Sun. Evening Worship .. 6:00 pm Wed. Eve. Bible Study .. 7:00 pm Pastor Bob Christmashttp://www.fbcofsanderson.org In loving memory of Maranda Merrett 5/14/1986 11/26/08 Angel In The Sky Anita Hermalin When I look up at the sky I see a pair of wings go by. Its not a bird but an angel I see Through the clouds, she smiles at me. And when I see the fiery red hair I know then that Meme is there. My arms long to hold her next to me. But this is a dream that can never be. She waves and continues on her way So it is without her that I must face each day. I can only remember her in my heart With the love and memories, were not apart. Jada, Mama, Daddy, sisters, Grandmother, Grandfather, GreatGrandmother, the whole family rfArchie Crews, 76, of St. George, GA died November 18, 2011 at St. Vincents Medical Center with family by his side. He was born in Moniac, Georgia on October 13, 1935 to the late Ernest Crews and Mertie Johns Crews. Archie was a lifelong resident of Baker County and St. George. He ening, music, and spending time with his family and friends. Archie was preceded in death by his brother Paul P. Crews and Ernest Puddy Crews Jr.; and his sister Roxie Baty. Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years Thelma Yarbrough Crews of St. George; children Mark (Vonda) Crews of Glen St. Mary, Tammy (Keith) Crews of St. George, April (Martin) Goethe of Macclenny and Archie E. (Gloria) Crews of Macclenny; brothers Jimmy (Debbie) Crews and Aaron Buddy (Judy) Crews; sisters Ophelia Nipper, Geneva Rewis, Arrie Sissy Carter, Carolyn Velleca; grandchildren Kamerin, Trey, Shayla, Ashton, Allison, Haley, and Caitlyn; great-grandson Kelton. The funeral service was held on Tuesday November 22 at 3:00 pm at Woodlawn Cemetery ing. V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements. nntbnb nrPatricia Anne Edwards of Kennesaw, GA died November 15, 2011 from complications of COPD and lung cancer. She was a native of Baldwin and was preceded in death by her husband William R. Edwards. She was a little girl from Baldwin, Fl that never imagined the places she would travel all over the world. Shes made her last trip now but what a glorious homecoming it is. She will be loved and missed more than words can say. Survivors include sons Stephen Edwards (Sharyn), Dan Edwards, Doug Edwards (Jeanna); daughter Paula Graves (Matt); siblings Helen Wilson (Max) of Jamesville, VA, Mary Echternkamp and Bill Young both of Macclenny; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Pat wished to be cremated and that her family conduct a memorial service to commemorate her life later in the year.tn nnnEmily Hughes Taber, 99, of Glen St. Mary died November 20 at Acosta Rua North Florida Community Hospice after a brief illness. Mrs. Taber was born in Jacksonville on December 28, 1911 and moved to Glen St. Mary shortly after she married the late George Taber Jr. in 1935. She was throughout her life an active volunteer and was best known as the founder of the public library in Baker County that was later named for her. She was predeceased by her husband in 1998 and is survived by son Lin and daughter Cam, both of Glen St. Mary; 13 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Taber, affectionately known as Miss Emily and Ammie, was a committed Christian who continually glorified her generosity and love toward all who knew her. A memorial service and celebration of Mrs. Tabers life will be held on Monday, November 28 at 2 pm at the Mathis House on Glen St. Mary Nursery Rd. Donations in Mrs. Tabers memory may be made to the Emily Taber Library or to St. Peters in the Glen Anglican Church. Guerry Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.rn rb SC died November 18, 2011. Mrs. Newberry, South Carolina, the daughter of the late Benjamin L. and Ruth Lindsey Dorrity. She was a graduate of Newberry High School, a member of the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity in Charleston and attended St. Georges Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Greenville, SC. She was preceded in death Survivors include daughter Hope G. Kapetanakos of Greer; of Macclenny and Peter James children Peter C. Kapetanakos (Kimberly), James C. Kapetanakos (Kimberly) and James Christopher and Katherine Kapetanakos; brother Benjamin L. Dorrity of Greenville; and a es (Athena) of Charleston. The funeral service was held at her church Tuesday, November 22 at 2:00 pm. Interment followed in Live Oak Memorial Gardens, Charleston. In be made to the Project Hope Foundation, 2131 Woodruff Road, Suite 2100, Greenville, SC 29607. J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.nn nJason Eric Harrison, 43, of Moncks Corner, SC died November 13, 2011 in Summerville after a motorcycle accident. He was an Army veteran, electrician for Google and a biker. Survivors include his wife and soul mate Jennifer Harrison; parents Wesley and Mamie Leona Harrison of Macclenny; children Jacob, Brandi, Rachel and Erin; brother John Harrison (Denise); many nieces, nephew, and cousins. Memorial services were held Friday, November 18 at 4 pm at Moncks Corner United Methodist Church and also on Friday December 2 at 2 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1415 South McDuff Avenue in Jacksonville. als may be sent to the charity of your choice. Tri-country Cremation Center was in charge of arrangements.n rfJimmy Taylor Hayes, 55, of St. George, GA died Wednesday, November 16, 2011, after an extended illness. He was the owner of JT Custom Marine and enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking and spending time with family and friends. He was preceded in death by parents John B. and Wanda Sisk Hayes and brother Donald Hayes. Survivors include daughter Jamie Hayes of Middleburg; sisters Peggy Rivera of Miami, Clara Ring of Alma and Patsy Bushea of Miami; grandchildren Taylor, Kristin, Bubba, Faith, Dillon and Shailee; life partner Melissa Curbow. A funeral service was held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, November 19 at the Glen Friendship Tabernacle Church, Glen St. Mary with the Rev. Albert Starling ofof Macclenny was in charge of arrangements. Archie Crews Emily Taber Jimmy HayesMACCLENNY C HURCH OF C HRIST573 S. 5th S t. 259-6059Sunday Bible Study 9:45 am Fellowship 10:30 am 11:00 amWorship Services 11:00 am Wed. Bible Study 7:30 pmMinister Sam F. Kitching nnThe family of Cecilia B. Pringle would like to thank the staff at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab for taking such good care of my sister while she was a patient. Also a big thanks to Hospice.Betty Jean Peters and familyRoad to Calvary Church at the corner of Stoddard and Madison in Glen, is having its monthly gospel sing Friday, November 25 from 7:30-10 pm. Come join us and have a great time and if you like to sing, bring your song. Check it out...bakercountypress.com Check it out...bakercountypress.com


ursday, November 24, 2011 T B C P Page 11 KELLEY LANNIGAN FEATURES features@bakercountypress.comA group of students at the PreK-Kindergarten Center observed their recent study of native American culture and Thanksgiving with a school pow wow on November 18. The powwow was this months positive behavior support pro gram event for students who have earned merit points for good behavior and conduct such as thoughtfulness and consider ation for others. The merit points function as cash that students redeem to buy items at a school-sponsored store and participate in events like the powwow. As part of participating in the powwow, students designed their own Indian clothing including vests, shirts and feather head dresses. They also got to choose an In dian name such as Soaring Eagle, Talking Pigeon, Sleeping Bear, Lone Wolf, Little Acorn and Rainbow. Baker County High Schools history club entertained the kids by dressing as native Americans from the plains tribes and pre senting a program that included story telling, dance and music. History club students helped kids travel back in time to un derstand how the Indians lived and hunted. Through story tell ing and a celebration dance, they enacted the return of Indian men from a hunt and the rewarding of feathers for braves who killed a buffalo. They then explained how the Indian women would clean and cure the hides and prepare and preserve the meat. The event wrapped up with everyone dancing to songs such as Turkey Time, a fun interac tive song which the kids loved. History club students who participated were Jordan Perry, Morissa Taylor, Vinny Dang, Kyle Ryan, Trevor Voykio, Bran don Smith, Dyland Drace and Kyle Baldwyn. Branch & Dean Exclusive NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED TEXT AMENDMENTS TO THE BAKER COUNTY LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONSe Baker County Land Planning Agency will hold a Pub lic Hearing on ursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:00 PM or as soon thereaer as possible to review the proposed text amendment to the Baker County Land Development Regulations. e public hearing will be held at the County Ad ministration Building, 55 North ird Street, Macclenny, Florida. On the date above-mentioned, all interested parties may appear and be heard with respect to the amendment which is titled as follows: ORDINANCE NO. 2011AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COM MISSIONERS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA AMEND ING THE BAKER COUNTY LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS BY CHANGING THE SUBDIVISION DEFINITIONS CONTAINED WITHIN SAID LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS TO PROVIDE FOR THE DEFINITION OF SUBDIVISION TO INCLUDE AN EX EMPTION FOR LARGE ACREAGE DIVISIONS; COR RECTING SCRIVENERS ERRORS; PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF INCONSISTENT ARTICLES; PRO VIDING SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING DIRECTIONS TO THE CODIFIER AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. A copy of said ordinances may be inspected by any member of the public in the Commissioners oce, address stated above. In accordance with Section 286.0105, F. S.: If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the County Commission with respect to any matter considered at this scheduled meeting or hearing, the person will need a re cord of the proceedings, and for such purposes the 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. According to the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation or an interpreter to par ticipate in this proceeding should contact the Administration Department at (904) 259-3613 at least 48 hours prior to the time of the hearing. rClifton William Wilson, 65, of Lake City, died Thursday, No vember 17, 2011 at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab Center fol lowing an extended illness. A native of Columbia County, Mr. Wilson was a lifelong resident of both Columbia and Baker coun ties. He was the son of the late Woodrow and Ethel Spradley Wilson. Mr. Wilson was a member of the Columbia High School graduating Class of 1965. He owned and operated his own water well drilling business in Macclenny for several years and then opened and operated the Scrubtown Sawmill until his ill health began two years ago. In his spare time, Mr. Wilson in the outdoors and bull skat ing with his friends. Mr. Wil son was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings, Odell Wilson, Toby Wilson and Louise Stephens. Survivors include son Clifton W. Wilson Jr. (Andrea); brother Ronnie Wilson; sister Diane Wilson, all of Lake City. The funeral service was held at 2 pm on Sunday, November 20 at Deep Creek Advent Chris tian Church with Rev. Howard followed at Scott Cemetery. Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home of Lake City was in charge of arrangements. First Baptist Church of Cuyler is having a skeet ($10) and turkey ($2.50) shoot November 26 from 10-2. Take O.C. Horne Rd., follow signs to Leaman Rd. Proceeds will go to the youth fund. ffntbfft Dear Moma: If tears could build a stairway and memories were a lane, we would walk right up to Heaven and bring you back again. No farewell words were spo ken, no time to say goodbye. You were gone before we knew it, and only God knows why. Our hearts still ache in sad what it meant to lose you no one will ever know.LOVE AND MIISS YOU MOMA, YOUR L ITT LE GIR LJADA MARIE LEIGHTONThe family of Drulene Ging Richardson would like to thank everyone for the outpouring of love and support during the loss of our loved one. Thank you for all the phone calls, visits, cards, you helped us through a very dif ful. You can shed tears that I am gone, or you can smile because I At this time of Thanksgiving I would like to give a special thanks to my good friends and next door neighbors, Tim and Lucille Fox. If not for their help and caring I probably would have had to move away from my home after my husbands death. But thanks to these two wonderful people. I have someone I can call on (and I have) whenever I have a need. Tim even brings my paper to my door each morning. How great is that? So Tim and Lucille, I thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you do for me.Love, Sharon C.rfSt. Johns Missionary Baptist Church in Sanderson is having its 2nd annual Mens Day celebration on November 27 at 11:30 am. Pastor Richard Gaskins wel comes all. PHOTO BY KELLEY LANNIGANMembers of the BCHS history club engage students at the PreK-Kindergarten Center with the humorous Thanksgiving song Turkey Time.rfnn fMarine Corps Pfc. James L. Kuster, the son of Deborah Star ling of Macclenny and James L. Kuster Sr of Jacksonville, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. tbfrfntbb


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Call 904-259-4663. 11/10-12/1c Notice to readers: The newspaper often publishes classi ed advertising on subjects like work-athome, weight loss products, health prod ucts. While the newspaper uses reasonable discretion in deciding on publication of such ads, it takes no responsibility as to the truthfulness of claims. Respondents should use caution and common sense before sending any money or making other commitments based on statements and/or promises; demand specics in writing. You can also call the Federal Trade Commis sion at 1-877-FTC-HELP to nd out how to spot fraudulent solicitations. Remember: if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. The Baker County Press Fleet Mechanics Needed: Tractor/trailer mechanics needed for late model eet. Must have experience and tools. Welding experience helpful, good pay and benets. Apply in person at Pritchett Trucking, Lake Butler, FL or online at www.pritchetttruck ing.com. 10/27tfc Owner OperatorsNew FSC increase! Paid FSC on loaded and empty miles. $2,000 sign-on bonus. Home daily, 24/7 dispatch, great fuel and tire discounts. CDL-A with 1 year tractor trailer experience required. Call 866-730-8725. www.comtraklogistics. com. 11/10-12/1p Accepting applications The Baker County Board of Commissioners will be accepting applications until 4:30 pm on December 1, 2011 for two (2) truck driver positions with the Baker County Road Department. Must have Class A or B CDL license with a good driving record. You may pick up applica tions at the County Administration Ofce lo cated at 55 North Third Street, Macclenny, FL 32063. The Baker County Board of Com missioners reserves the right to reject any and all applications. 11/24c Notice to Readers All real estate advertising in this newspa per is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any prefer ence, 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 par ents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimi nation, call HUD toll free at 1-800-6699777. The toll free telephone number for the impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 4 BR, 2 BA brick home on acre in Glen eld Oaks, a gated community, $145,000 OBO. Call 813-1580. 7/14tfc 3 BR, 3 BA doublewide on 3.7 acres, 2 ponds, barn, CH/A, $53,000. Call Rick 2596101. 11/24p 3.46 acres, north Sanderson, set up for mo bile home $42,000. Owner nancing. Call 904-813-1580. 2/10tfc Fully furnished riverfront cabin in Glen St. Mary for only $124,900! 2 BR, 1 BA on St. Marys river with 60 wrap-around deck! 904-333-6363. 11/24-12/1p 1.1 acre, well and septic included, located in Glen near 125 N and CR 127 on Orbey Rhoden Rd. 16x16 bbq shed and 28x28 garage with concrete, $30,000. Call 2591735. 11/24-12/1p 3 BR, 2 BA brick home on acre in Glen eld Oaks, a gated community, $140,000 net. Call 813-1580. 7/14tfc FSBO, all new 3 BR, 2 BA, 1500 sq ft on 1.81 acres, located on Mud Lake Rd. Asking $121,000, 334-4987. 11/24p 1-10 acres high and dry, sh pond, creek or river front, homes/mobile homes, set-up. Owner nancing. 912-843-8118 or 904699-8637. www.landyes.net. 6/30tfc Mobile Homes, 2 and 3 BR, A/C, service animals only. $500-575 plus deposit. 904860-4604. 9/1tfc Mobile home in Sanderson 3 BR, 2 BA, $750 security deposit, $750/month. Call 904-259-2255 or 904-813-1580. 5/12tfc 2 or 3 BR mobile home $385-$550; half acre, garbage, water, sewer, lawn provided, family neighborhood. 912-843-8118 or 904-699-8637. www.rentyes.net. 6/30tfc 1 BR cottage, furnished with carport $400/ month, $400 deposit. Lees Lane North off 121 N., 259-3959. 11/24p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home in Cozy Corners, $545/month, first, last and $300 deposit. Water, trash and lawn service included, central H/A. 259-7335. 4/7tfc 3 BR, 2 BA mobile home on 1 acre, newly remodeled, $700/month, $700 deposit, 904-509-2280. 11/24-12/1p Studio apartment, cathedral ceilings, tile bathroom, extra nice, extra clean, $550/ month, $550 deposit, 259-2121. 11/17tfc 3 BR, 2 BA, 1280 sq. ft. country home on 1.64 acres. Great view of oaks, large coun try kitchen, spacious bedrooms, great mas ter bath garden tub and shower, handicap accessible, $600/month. Security deposit plus rst and last months rent. Call Scott 912-843-2698. 11/24p Duplex apartment, 2 BR, 1 BA, CH/A, clean, HUD accepted. 49 W. Ohio Ave. $595/ month, $500 deposit, 259-6488. 11/24-12/1p Class i fied ads and no tic es must be paid in ad vance, and be in our office no lat er than 4:00 pm the Monday preceding pub li ca tion, unless otherwise arranged in advance. Ads can be mailed provided they are accompanied by payment and instructions. They should be mailed to: Class i fied Ads, The Baker County Press, P.O. Box 598, Mac clen ny, FL 32063. We can not assume responsibility for ac curacy of ads or notices given over the telephone. Li a bil i ty for errors in all advertising will be limited to the first publication only. If after that time, the ad continues to run without notification of error by the person or agen cy for whom it was pub lish ed, then that party as sumes full payment re spon sibility. The Baker County Press reserves the right to refuse advertis ing or any oth er mate ri al which in the opinion of the publisher does not meet standards of publication. Artists. Oils, acrylics water colors, Canvas es, draw ing pads and much more. On sale now. The Of ce Mart, 110 S. Fifth Street, 259-3737. tfc Camille Beckman hand cream Root candles, unique gift items. Southern Charm 110 S. 5th Street. 259-4140. 4/28tfc Landscaping mulch While supply lasts. 259-2900. 4/28tfc Seasoned oak rewood standard size pick-up load $100, can deliver for addition al $25, call 653-1149. 11/10-12/1p 1997 Monterey Montura 21 inboard/out board with bimini top and trailer. Now ac cepting bids, contact Beth at 653-4453. 11/17tfc Wood frame toddler bed and mattress $50, rocker glider and footstool $40, pair of bar stools $20, Lark portable steel frame shed, 12x24, porch on front, 2 doors, insu lated walls, ceiling fan and full electric, nice, for storage or hunting cabin $4,500. 2592271 or 904-403-2433. 11/24p Ofce Supplies, printer and fax cartridges, rubber stamps and much more. We special ize in hard to nd items. The Ofce Mart, 110 S. 5th Street. 259-3737. 4/28tfc Graco Stroller blue plaid covering, very nice, $40. 588-3628. 11/17tfc Electric garage door 16x7, make offer, 653-1773. 11/24-12/1p Seasoned rewood $80 for half cord de livered. Call Bruce 838-3130. 10/27-12/29p We buy junk. Cars, trucks, tractors, all scrap metal. 386-965-1423 or 386-3654879. 10/20-11/24p We install 6 seamless gutters. Pressure washing. 259-7335. 8/11tfc Handmade corn hole games, great family fun, order now for Christmas. Made in the USA. Start at $75, 259-3484. 11/24-12/1p Paying top dollar for Bahia and Bermuda elds, small or large tracts for sod. 386365-5355. 11/3-24p Solid wood pool table with accessories, $300 OBO, 259-1442. 11/24-12/1p Stuart shelled pecans, 259-3210. 11/24p Cast iron bunk bed white, good condition, twin top, full bottom with mattresses $130, 904-887-6779. 11/24p Solid oak double pedestal dining set, ex tends to seat 8, 4 side chairs, 2 captain with china cabinet and protective table pad, like new, 259-4169. 11/24p Coffee and end-table set medium oak with glass inserts. Convenient storage space under all tables. Set comes with lamps, purchased at Rooms-To-Go. $100 for all, will sell separately. Call 588-3628 11/17tfc 1990 Fleetwood motor home, 30, nice, clean $8500, 1992 deck boat, 20 $5000 or $12,000 for both, 259-2121. 11/10p 1995 Toyota car, 4 door, clean, automatic, low miles on motor and transmission, 35 mpg, $1900, 571-0913. 11/24p 1996 Suburban, $2,800. Good shape, call 259-2900. 11/3tfc 1991 Ford F150, auto, tilt, cruise, A/C, AM/ FM, CD, new tires and battery. $1800 obo. Home 259-1940, cell 904-673-0220. 11/10-24p Mobile stylist: braids, micros, and sew -in. Contact Corinthia 904-380-1451. 11/17-24p Need mechanic to repair electrical on golf cart and fuel problem on Chinese scooter, 259-6435. 11/24p Dogs: all types from puppies to adults. Ani mal Control, $65 adoption fees will apply. 259-6786. 11/20tfc Nanny goat, approximately 150 lbs., solid black $70, 275-2671. 11/24p Chihuahua puppies, 8 weeks old, 3 fe male, 2 male, approximately 5 lbs. full grown $100-$150, 653-1773. 11/24-12/1p Position wanted, healthcare, 25 years ex perience, dependable, trustworthy, good references, 259-2426. 11/24p For Sale Advertising Info. YARD SALESFriday only, 8:00 am 1:00 pm ,125 South of Glen St. Mary on Corbitt Crews Rd. Boy clothes 3T, girl clothes 1416, dishes, bikes, car seat, womens clothes, scrubs (smmed) Friday and Saturday 9:00 am 2:00 pm 7282 W. Mad dison Ave, Glen. Really nice Christmas gifts. A little of this and little of that. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am ? 11807 Confederate Dr. East in Glen. Chil drens clothes, purses, toys, lots of misc. items. Saturday 8:00 am ? 3168 L.E. Harvey Rd, GSM (Hwy 125/off Mud Lake Rd) last gray house on right. Multi-family garage sale. 2 high chairs, Sears Winnie the Pooh pack n play, other baby items. Hollister/Aeropostale brands, very nice/clean girls clothes size 8-12, juniors size 1-3. Different types of clothes (some w/tags still on them) purses, backpacks. Nice mens dress shirts, suit coats, dress pants and ties. Misses & womens clothes (good condition). Lots of childrens books, games, VHS, CDs and toys (for ages 3+) (Would make nice Christmas gifts). Queen size head/foot board w/matching dresser, chest of drawers, night stand and mattress. Queen size sheets and comforters w/ matching shams. Matching oak book cases, 27 TV, nice household items, lamps, household decorations, pictures. Very NICE Christmas Decorations. Saturday only, 9:00 am ? CR 229 N, 2nd road on left. Huge Christmas Sale. Cookware, TVs, movies, CDs, CD players, tools, pet stuff, auto, exercise equip ment, jewelry, sewing stuff, bedding, cleaners carpet and hardwood, cleaning supplies, furniture, pictures, clothes-kids and adult all sizes, shoes. Too much to list, too cheap to miss. Everything must go. 4 BR, 2 BA river front mobile home. $850 deposit. $850/month. 813-3091. 9/29tfc 2 BR singlewide in Sanderson 275-2136. 11/24p 4 BR, 2 BA trailer, Cuyler area, $700/ month, $300 deposit, 259-7927. 11/24p 2 BR, 1 BA house in Jacksonville at Lane and Highway Ave. $550/month, $550 de posit, 275-3136. 11/17p Efciency apartment $520/month. rst, last and $300 security deposit. Includes: lawn service, trash, and electric. Call 2597335. 9/22tfc 2 BR, 1 BA apartment, utility room with W/D hook-up. First, last plus deposit, Glen St. Mary. Available 12/12. 904-591-3723. 11/24-12/1p 3 BR, 1 BA house CH/A, nice fenced 1 acre yard, large garage, covered area with BBQ pit, close to I-10, good references only $765/month. 614-6337. 11/24-12/1p 3 BR, 1 BA home clean, nice yard in Woodlawn area, $750/month. Call 8131580. 11/17tfc 3 BR, 2 Full BA, CH/A, in Kozy Korners, $600/month, rst, last and $300 deposit, includes trash, lawn service and water, 259-7335. 11/24tfc 3 BR, 2 BA singlewide, 11 miles south of I-10 on 121. $550/month, $550 security deposit. Mike 904-545-2275. 11/17-24p 2 BR, 2 BA moble home, 14x63, water/ sewer included, $500/month. Call 2752712. 11/24p 3 BR, 2 BA corner of Hwy 125 & US 90 by ice machine. 759-2913. 11/10tfc 3 BR, 1 BA brick home for rent in Sander son on 1 acre of land, carport, service pets only. $800/month, deposit required. Call 259-8444 for more information. 10/20tfc 2 BR, 1 BA duplex, all appliances in cluding washer and dryer, $675/month, $675 deposit. 259-3300 or 591-2790. 9/1tfc 3 BR, 2 BA mobile home, convenient loca tion within 1 miles to shopping and In tererstate 10. Rent $550/month. First/last plus deposit to move in. Call 259-9022. 11/3tfc 2 BR mobile homes, $350/month, $350 deposit and $400/month, $400 deposit, garbage, water, sewage and lawn care in cluded. First months rent is prorated. 904219-2690 or 912-843-8165. 11/17tfc Baldwin for rent 2 BR apartment, 1.5 BA ($275 bi-weekly) or mobile home ($450 per month). Located off Yellow Water Road and Beaver Street. No deposit required. Call 266-9898 before 6 pm. 10/6-11/24p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home, CH/A, $600/ month $500 deposit 923-2191. 11/24-12/15p Professional office space for lease. Prime location on Hwy 121 Call 259-9022 for details. 11/3tfc 4 BR, 2 BA doublewide for sale or take over payments of $800/month. Call for more info. Leave message 259-6954. 11/17-12/8p Wayne Frier Macclenny new location, exit 336 off I-10. Doublewides #29,900, singlewides $19,900. Only FACTORY OUT LET in N. Fla. Call 904-259-4663. 11/1012/1c Bank Repo 1999 3 BR doublewide. Great shape! Set up and delivered $29,900. Call Greg at 904-259-4663. 11/10-12/1c No Money Down when you own your land! No Money Down! Call 904-259-4663. 11/10-12/1c For Rent Real Estate 1395 Cha ee Road South, Jacksonville 904.772.9800 FOUR BEAUTIFUL NEW HOME SITES IN MACCLENNY MLS# 599804, 599805, 599806, 599807 Build your dream home in this gorgeous community. $34,600 each. MOTIVATED SELLER MLS# 601327 and # 601334 Vacant land; Lot 28, 13.85 acres; Lot 29, 13.12 acres. Beautiful property, great neighborhood, some trees may be harvested. $90,000 each BEAUTIFUL NEW HOMESITE MLS# 537180 10.01 acres; country living at its best! County maintained road; perfect place to ride the ATVs and horses. $72,999 BREATHTAKING 2-STORY BRICK ESTATE MLS# 580296 5BR/4BA on 5 acres. Columned front porch; 30 min to Jax.; in-ground pool; 3 car garage. $299,999 ZONED FOR HOUSES/MOBILE HOMES MLS# 547499 Vacant land; 11.87 acres. Minutes from I-10, schools, restaurants and shopping. $55,000 BEAUTIFUL 2-STORY HOME ON 22+ ACRES MLS# 585800 4 BR/2.5BA; you will love the total seclusion of this property. Perfect for the horse lover. $353,700 BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME MLS# 543540 15 acres completely cleared and grassed; zoned 1 home per 7.5 acres; on paved road. $195,000 GREAT HOME W/TONS OF POTENTIAL MLS# 579587 Brick house on 2.51 acres, 4BR/2.5BA w/o ce/bonus room; 3 sep replaces, loft and dressing room and so much more. Screened room overlooks in-ground pool. $229,000 SHORT SALE MLS# 595799 4BR/3BA well maintained double wide on 5 acres on St. Marys River with trails and wood. Perfect for country living or weekend getaways. $86,900 JUST REDUCED MLS# 580902 Beautiful 5 acres in the country. High and dry and within walking distance to the St. Marys River. Perfect location for your dream home or modular. Dont forget to bring your horses! $64,500 VACANT LAND MLS# 594243 2.29 acres commercial. Just o I-10; unlimited potential. Has 3-phase electric and underground water lines to rear of property. $290,000 SHORT SALE MLS# 428488 5.63 acres, cleared, zoned for houses or mobile homes. Large pole barn has many possibilities. $119,000 HORSE LOVERS THIS IS YOUR DREAM LOCATION MLS# 575392 20.02 acres on 2 divided 10.01 acre lots. Perfect for site built dream home or modular but no mobile homes. $159,900 Miscellaneous Animals Help Wanted Automobiles Position Wanted Macclenny Realty, Inc. WE HAVE THE HOME FOR YOU COMMERCIAL GENERALCorner lot zoned commercial neighborhood on Hwy. 121 North. (Adjoining property available if needed) $79,900 Excellent business location. Four lots total 1.20 acres with approx. 320 Hwy. 121 front age. $239,900 Great location for retail business 1404 SF building currently used as a car lot. No sign on property. Zoned commercial general. $250,000 Excellent corner for business. .92 acre located on US Hwy. 90 zoned commercial general. $219,900 Corner lot in excellent business location on Hwy. 125 S. in Glen St. Mary. $49,900VACANT LAND1 acre vacant lot with small oaks ready for your dream home. Close to Shoals Park in Hunters Ridge. Priced to sell! $22,500 Two beautiful acre lots with giant oaks, less than a block from boat ramp and park on 6 Mile Creek. Close to St. Johns River, St. Au gustine beach and Bass Haven. $109,900 each 1 acre lot with trees. High & dry! In Hunters Ridge. $29,900 11.07 acres zoned commercial in projected developing area of Baker County. Located near I-10 and Hwy. 90. $440,000 Totally remodeled riverfront home on 1 acre. Beautiful family room, huge back porch and screened front porch. RV shelter and cook shel ter, nice workshop on lower level. Will consider owner nancing. $165,000 Fixer-Upper on pretty 1/2 acre lot. Huge workshop located on westside of Baldwin close to US 90/301 & I-10. Owner nancing. MLS#593455 $49,900 NOW AVAILABLE1 and 2 BedroomsBaldwin GroveAPARTMENTS904-266-4070T.T.D. 1-800-955-8771 Handicap EquippedRENTAL ASSISTANCE A VAILABLE TO QUALIFIED APPLICANTSThis institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Commercial FR Mobile Homes Lost DogFamily pet is missing from the area of Lauramore Rd. and fairgrounds. Her name is Presley. She is light brown with wiry hair. She needs medicine. If you have seen her please call 404 6747 or 673 7850rfntbb COPIESBlack & white/Full colorrfnrt


ursday, November 24, 2011 T B C P Page 13 B.J. FENCE 653-1442 11/24-12/15pPEACOCK PAINTING, INC. 259-5877ANGEL AQUA, INC. 259-6672CYPRESS LAWN SERVICE 476-0402 C.F. WHITE SEPTIC TANK SERVICES 275-2474 509-0930 cellBAKER PUMP SERVICE 904-259-8565 904-338-4738 PERRY ROOFING AND SHEET METAL INC. Cell 904-662-5473 LAND CLEARING 259-2900JOHN WILLIAMS PLUMBING 904-259-4580 FILL DIRT 259-2536CYPRESS HOME BUILDERS, INC. 591-2640RONNIE SAPP WELL DRILLING 904-259-6934 KONNIES KLEAR POOLS 259-5222 A & D IRRIGATION & PRESSURE WASHING LLC. 259-078311/10-12/1pDEPENDABLE HEATING, AC AND ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR 259-6546 ERIC RAULERSON CONSTRUCTION 904-483-8742 GATEWAY PEST CONTROL, INC. 259-3808 FULL LINE OF WEDDING INVITATIONS & ACCESSORIES 259-3737ROGER RAULERSON WELL DRILLING 259-7531 PRINTING & FAXING 259-3737PAT IS BACK 912-843-228410/27-12/15pRICH LAURAMORE CONSTRUCTION, INC. 259-4893 or 403-4781 cell WE ARE BAKER COUNTYS ROOFING EXPERTSCOMBS BUILDERS, INC. We specialize in problem roofs 259-2563 FREE Estimates Anderson Quality ROOFING Metal & Shingle Reroofs & Roof Repairs Your hometown contractor! LIC.#RC00670032593300IN GOD WE TRUST.LICENSED & INSUREDLIC.#RB0067070 LLC 500 DOLLARS & DEEDis all you need to move into your new Manufactured & Modular HomeCALL PAT800-414-2130 ENTRY FORM AND RULES To be completed by individual or organization requesting entry: This form must be mailed to: Macclenny Fire Department, 139 E. Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny, and Fl. 32063 by November 30. Your parade line up location of number will be given to you by telephone or letter no later than December 1. Name of individual or group: _____________________________________________________ Insurance Carrier and policy number: _______________________________________________ Entry Classification (please check one)Car Float Motorized Vehicle Walkers Horses/carriage _______________Other Number of people in entry:______ Adult, _______ Children under 18 years of age Valid Drivers License # and state of issue (copy attached): _______________________________ Vehicle insurance company & policy number (copy attached): _____________________________ Type and Tag number of vehicle being used: _________________________________________ Person-in-charge of parade entry: Name:_____________________________________________ Telephone number:___________________________________ Will your entry have lights _______ yes, ______ no. Will entry have music _____ yes _____no We request all entries have lights and music. I have received a copy of the Christmas Parade Participant requirements, guidelines, rules and regulation. I agree to comply with all policies, rules and regulations governing participation in the Lighted Christmas Parade. I further agree my organization / individual(s) shall hold harmless and indemnify the City of Macclenny, the Macclenny Fire Department, The County of Baker, The State of Florida, its agents, servants and employees from any liabilities and damage of every kind and sort including but not limited to attorney fees and other costs of responding to or defending claims or litigation which may occur from the organizations / individuals participation in the City of Macclenny and Macclenny Fire Departments Annual Lighted Christmas Parade. Date:_________________ __________________________________________ Name of Organization __________________________________________ Signature of authorized personSworn to and subscribed before me this _____ day of ____________, year __________.Failure to follow rules will be grounds for removal from this parade and all future parades! NO LIVE SANTAS City of Macclenny & Macclenny Fire DepartmentsAnnual Lighted Christmas ParadeSaturday, December 3STOREFRONT JUDGING TO BE HELD MONDAY NIGHT, NOVEMBER 28 PUBLIC HEARING NOTICEPursuant to an application submitted by James D. Miller, to be granted a Special Use Permit in accordance to Section 3.05.25 Horses and Ponies and Section 3.05.44 Other Animals for property located on J & M Ranch Road, to allow keeping and maintaining up to 6 horses, 1 mule, 2 pigs, 10 goats, and 25 chickens on a 8.73 acre parcel in a residential zoning district. e Baker County Land Planning Agency will consider the request at a public hearing scheduled for ursday, December 8, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible, in the County Administration Building, 55 North ird Street, Macclenny, FL. On the above-mentioned date, all interested parties may appear and be heard with respect to the Special Use Permit request. Written comments for or against the Special Use Permit request may be sent to the Baker County Planning and Zoning Department, 360 E Shuey Avenue, Macclenny FL. 32063. Faxed comments may be sent to (904)2595057. Copies of the Special Use request may be inspected in the Planning and Zoning Department by any member of the public. According to the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodations or an interpreter to participate in this proceeding should contact the Administration Department at (904) 259-5123 at least 48 hours prior to the time of the hearing. INSTRUCTOR/COORDINATOR, PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PROGRAM (224 DaysTenure Track) Florida Gateway Colleges Physical Therapist Assistant program is CAPTE accredited through 2020.The program is supported by experienced ACCE full-time faculty and adjunct faculty. Teach courses in the Physical Therapist Assistant program. Advise students. Conduct selection process of PTA program students. Review PTA courses in areas of syllabi, lesson plans, tests, course offerings and sequences. Monitor program and implement needed improvements. Assist faculty in developing, preparing and updating program materials. Maintain accreditation processes of the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). Keep informed of changes affecting programs as mandated by accrediting agency. Maintain accurate literature regarding programs admission requirements. Assist in the preparation of program budget. Maintain PTA Advisory Committee. Oversee semi-annual meetings. Assist in curriculum reviews. Maintain communication with health care agencies. Promote positive relationships. Conduct student follow up surveys. Educational Experience Required: Masters degree, with at least one apy or Physical Therapist Assistant. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required: Licensure as a physical therapist or assistant. Minimum 3 years experience in clinical practice; didactic and/ or clinical teaching experience; experience in administration, educational theory and methodology; experience in instructional design and methodology; experience in student evaluation and outcomes assessment. College teaching experience. DPT preferred. Salary: Based on degree and experience. Application deadline: Open Persons interested should provide College application, vita, and photocopies of transcripts. All foreign trantranslation and evaluation. Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: humanr@fgc.eduFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment PHOTO COURTESY OF JOEL BURNETT, SHOWN ABOVE AT FAR RIGHTSecond at GA tourneyTeam Baker took second in a Brunswick tournament November 5. Above (front l-r) Jared Brown, Caleb Jones, Brandon Combs, Jeremy Combs, Kyler Robinson, Alex Himmelhaver, (back l-r) Noah McCollum, Austin Cole and Lewton Burnett. Trevor Bloxham, the son of Tony and Shanna Bloxham of Glen St. Mary, graduated October 21 from Army basic training at Fort Benning, GA. The 2011 graduate of Baker County High School will be stationed at Fort Hood, Texas for three years.Kevohnta Hadley graduated from Army basic training at Fort Benning, GA on November 18. He will now take infantry training at Fort Bliss, Texas. A 2011 graduate of Baker County High School, Pvt. Hadley is the son of Laconda and Jose Ruise and Ronald Hadley of Macclenny. Pvt. Bloxham Pvt. Hadley Advertising Deadline Monday 5:00 pm NO EXCEPTIONS!


SPORTS NOTICE SUBMISSIONS We welcome your sports submissions for youth league, traveling league or individual athletic achievements. The paper reserves the right to publish submissions. It is requested that all news items be typed or emailed to insure accuracy in print. CONTACT US By phone at 904.259.2400 or by fax at 904.259.6502. You can stop by our o ce located at 104 S. Fifth Street, Mac clenny, FL or mail your submission to PO Box 598, Macclenny, FL 32063. We are available online at www.bakercountypress.comT B C PPage14NOVEMBER 24, 2011 BOB GERARD | SPORTS For fans of Wildcat football, this was a year when they just had to shake their heads. There were both wonderful things happening all over the field and baffling miscues that kept the team out of the playoffs. Five points separated the Wildcats from a perfect season and maybe a No. 1 state ranking. Four points kept the Cats from the playoffs and a district title. Those are the kind of stats that make Coach Ryan Sulkowski and his staff yank their hair out. The absence of ace kicker Jeremy Wannamaker due to a high ankle sprain and some costly turnovers made all the difference. You cant turn the ball over and win games, said Sulkowski. The ball just didnt bounce our way. There were remarkable wins and heartbreaking near wins. The Cats gave Clay a big lead with costly turnovers then battled back to lose by a point. They led Bolles by two touchdowns only to see the Bulldogs come back and win by a point. Nonetheless, on paper it was a remarkable and record-setting season. Offensively, the Wildcats were the poster children for a balanced offense. They averaged 162.5 yards passing per game and 168.3 yards rushing per game. The Cats had 2437 total yards passing and 2524 yards rushing. The offensive juggernaut put up a school-record 64 points versus Paxon. The Cats had a pair of 1000 yard rushers in Falon Lee (1082 yards) and Thomas Sirk (1018 yards). Lee averaged 8 yards per carry and Sirk 9 yards a try. Sirk threw the ball 207 times with 141 completions for 2303 yards and 26 touchdowns. The likely future Duke University Blue Devil had a completion percentage of .681 and 127 quarterback rating. He set a school record with his six touchdown passes against Terry Parker. He ran the ball 111 times for 1018 yards and 17 touchdowns. Sirk also punted the ball 13 times for a 46-yard average. His top receiver was Southern Mississippi commitment Kendrick Singleton. Singleton set a school record with four touchdown catches against Terry Parker. He had 60 receptions for 1085 yards and 16 touchdowns. His highlight reel includes a 91-yard touchdown reception. He also had a rushing touchdown and 52 tackles and an interception. Malone Hadley finished the season with 40 catches for 667 yards and six touchdowns including an 85-yard scamper. Falon Lee was the top rusher, carrying the ball 127 times for 1085 yards and six scores. His longest run from scrimmage was 55 yards. Lee also led the team in interceptions with six. Jared Lee had a huge senior season with 111 tackles for a 10.1 per game average, plus three interceptions. Hunter Sullivan had 76 tackles and four sacks. Kyle Alexander had 66 tackles, six fumble recoveries and a trio of interceptions. Freshman CeCe Jefferson had 56 tackles and 10 sacks. That tied him for the team lead with Elijah Lee, who had 48 tackles as well. Rickie Tharpe had 42 tackles, an interception and a sack. Terry Givens graded out as the top offensive lineman. Friends, Family & Neighbors, We at Danny Lambs Auto & Truck Center offer our love and gratitude this holiday season. We feel so fortunate to live and operate our business within our hometown. During our recent medical emergencies, you our loyal customers, friends and kin have been absolutely wonderful, offering prayers, support and continued business. For that, we are so thankful. As always, we will strive to provide you with the finest pre-lved vehicles in America at the best prices around and with the best service there is. As a matter of fact, we recently delivered vehicles to Hawaii and Iowa from right here in Macclenny! If we dont have exactly what you want in our inventory, we will exceed your expectations in finding a specail vehicle for you. All our love, The Lamb Family Danny, Debbie, Beau, Tracy, Chloe & Molly 259-2313 | Toll Free 1-888-Dan LambOur showroom is conveniently located at the intersection of Hwy. 121 and U.S. 90 in downtown Macclenny www.lambsautoandtruck.com The Easiest Place in the World to Buy a Car or Truck ATTORNEYDavid P. Dearingformer Baker County Prosecutor SERIOUS INJURIE S C AUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OF A NOTHER AND C RIMIN A L DEFENSEJ M acclenny 259-1352T oll F ree (888) 211-9451All initial consultations are absolutely free.The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience. I NJURY LA W $ $ WE BUY TIMBER $ $ Lady Wildcat volleyball striker Chelsey Ruise was recently named to the Florida Athletic Coachs Association Senior All-Star Game on December 4 at St. Leo University. It is first time that a Wildcat player has been named to an All-Star squad in volleyball. Its a really big deal, said Athletic Director Melody Coggin. I cant remember it ever happening before. Ruise played in 69 sets for the Wildcats this season and had 115 kills and a .413 hitting average. She had 2.27 kills per set. Ruise led the team in blocks with 37 and had 33 additional block assists. Chelsey is an amazing force at the net, said Coach Heather Sulkowski. Ruise had remarkable mobility around the net either blocking an opponents shot or altering what an opponent would attempt just by her presence. She is a leader and an amazing athlete, said Ms. Sulkowski. I am so glad that she is representing us in the all-star game.PHOTO COURTESY OF BAKER COUNTY TOUCHDOWN CLUBSkins clinch league title with 34-14 winBaker County Touchdown Clubs Redskins team coached by David Manning (shown center above) won the senior league championship game 34-14 against the 49ners team the evening of November 17. In the middle division, the Jags bested the Jets 24-0, and in the pee wee divisions title game, the Cowboys beat the Eagles 4-0 with two safeties. It was a weird game, commented league volunteer Heather Lewis of the pee wee contest. There were more than 400 participants in the league this year on 18 football teams and a dozen cheerleading squads. Coach Ryan Sulkowski Press Advertising Deadline Monday 5:00 PM


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Page 16 T B C P ursday, November 24, 2011 *This amount depends upon rarity, condition and what collectors are willing to pay We buy all Gold & Silver Jewelry BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT UP TO $3,800* POCKET & WRIST WATCHES COSTUME JEWELRY PALLADIUM SILVER PLATINUM CAPPED BUST HALF DIME UP TO $10,000* GUITARS INVESTMENT GOLD.999 FINE SILVER STERLING SILVER MORGAN SILVER DOLLAR UP TO $100,000* PRE 1934 PAPER CURRENCY SCRAP GOLD SPORTS MEMORABILIA INVESTMENT GOLD SILVER STERLING SILVER PALLADIUM PALLADIUM PLATINUM INVESTMENT GOLD WE ALSO PURCHASE SILVERWARE SETS POCKET WATCHES &WRIST WATCHESPAYING CASH FOR COINS PRE-1970 & CURRENCY INDIAN CENT UP TO $500* SHIELD NICKEL UP TO $4,000* WALKING LIBERTY HALF DOLLAR UP TO $4,700* MERCURY DIME UP TO $3,600* PEACE DOLLAR UP TO $3,000* *This amount depends upon rarity, condition and what collectors are willing to pay COSTUME JEWELRY SHIELD NICKEL UP TO $4,000* WALKING LIBERTY HALF DOLLAR UP TO $4,700* WALKING LIBERTY BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT UP TO $3,800* CAPPED BUST HALF DIME UP TO $10,000* GUITARS MORGAN SILVER DOLLAR UP TO $100,000* CAPPED BUST MORGAN SILVER DOLLAR INDIAN CENT UP TO $500* MERCURY DIME UP TO $3,600* MERCURY DIME PEACE DOLLAR UP TO $3,000* PEACE DOLLAR PAID ADVERTISEMENTBy Jason Delong STAFF WRITER Clean out your attics, closets and lock boxes, because the As seen on TV, Treasure Hunters Roadshow is coming to MacClenny Roadshow specialists are in town examining your gold and silver, antiques and collectibles. While the Roadshow will accept anything thats old, they will be focusing on: gold and silver coins made before 1970, military items, toys and trains, musical instruments, pocket and wrist watches. Scrap gold is expected to be a popular category this week due to soaring gold prices. Buyers for the roadshow have noticed a tremendous increase in the amount of gold coming to the Roadshow, and for good reason. Record gold prices have Roadshow guests cashing in on broken or outdated jewelry with our fair and honest purchase offers. The Roadshow encourages anyone planning a visit to take a minute and examine their jewelry box or their lock box at the bank and gather anything that is gold. If a guest is not sure if something is gold, bring it in and the Roadshow staff will test it for free. Other gold items of interest include gold coins, gold ounces, gold proof sets and dental gold. Other types of items Roadshow specialists hope to see include vintage guitars. Ryan Krushas, one of the Roadshows instrument spe cialists, spoke about some of the top guitars getting great offers. Gibsons and Fenders are in big demand right now as are vintage amps, said Krushas. We also buy violins, mandolins, woodwinds, if it plays it pays! Timepiece specialist Jeff Ford adds, Watches are hot! We recently paid over $2,500 for an old Hamilton pocket watch. And we are buying all types of high-end wrist watches too. Brands like Rolex, Tiffany and Chopard are very desirable to collec tors. And the nest Swiss timepiece in the world, Patek Philippe, just earned a happy seller $42,000.00 Fuller went on to explain that any U.S. coins made before 1970 are the most sought after by collectors. Coins made before 1965 are 90% silver, and valuable because of either the silver content or even more valuable if one happens to be a rare date. Fuller explained, We help people sort through their coins for unique dates. We buy all types of coins at the Roadshowfrom wheat pennies to buffalo nickels, and from single coins to en tire truckloads. See you at the Roadshow. Its a modern day gold rush as precious metal prices soar due to the unstable economyits a sellers market says Archie Davis, Roadshow Representative.AboveRoadshow specialist, Mike Delong, sits with a gentleman who is eagerly anticipating the assessment of his collectibles. WHAT WE BUY COINS A ny and all coins made before 1970: silver and gold coins, dollars, half dollars, quarters, dimes, nickels and pennies. All conditions wanted!GOLD & SILVER PRICES AT 40 YEAR HIGH for platinum, gold and silver during this event. Broken jewelry, dental gold, old coins, pocket watches, Krugerrands, gold bars, Canadian Maple Leafs, etc.JEWELRY Gold, silver, platinum, diamonds, rubies, sapphires, all types of stones and metals, rings, bracelets, necklaces, etc. (including broken jewelry). All costume jewelry wanted.WRIST & POCKET WATCHES Rolex, Tiffany, Hublot, Omega, Chopard, Cartier, Philippe, Ebel, Waltham, Swatch, Elgin, Bunn Special, Railroad, Illinois, Hamilton, all others.GUITARS & OTHER INSTRUMENTS Fender, Gibson, Martin, Rickenbacker, Gretsch, new and vintage amps, saxophones, wood winds, mandolins and all others.ROADSHOW PAYING CASH ON THE SPOT FOR ANTIQUES, GOLD JEWELRY, SILVER COINS AND MORE! GOLD & SILVEREXPRESS PASSNO WAITING IN LINE ALL JEWELRY ACCEPTEDBring this pass and beat the lines Dont miss your chance of cashing in at these Record High Gold & Silver Prices Express Pass Bring this pass and beat the lines GOLDIS TRADING AT ALL TIME HIGHS NOW IS THE TIME TO CASH IN! Express PassCHECK IT OUT! WHO TREASURE HUNTERS ROADSHOW WHAT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC TO SELL THEIR ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES WHERE BAKER COUNTY AG CENTER 1025 W MACCLENNY AVE MACCLENNY, FL 32063 WHEN NOV 29TH & 30TH TUES & WED 9AMPM BOTH DAYSDIRECTIONS 904.259.3520 INFORMATION 217.787.7767 WE BUY GOLD AND SILVER JEWELRY