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Trio of suspected thieves arrested
< BY DEBORAH BUCKHALTER
A Greenwood woman and two men
from Chattahoochee are accused of rob-
bing a store at gunpoint near Chatta-
hoochee in Gadsden County, and then
a fewhours later binding three victims
in a Jackson County home invasion and
eventually forcing one, at gunpoint, to go
to his bank to withdraw money from his
account. The three also allegedly stole a
Pontiac Grand Am from one of the home
Dothan Police Department had been
notified of the events in Jackson and
Gadsden counties and,. with a descrip-
tion of the stolen vehicle in hand, ar-
rested the three around 4 a.m. Monday
after they pulled into the parking lot of a
Super 8 motel. One was driving the sto-
len car and another was driving the 2013
Chrysler 200 they had been using priorto
the theft of the Pontiac, according tolocal
. Arrested on his 22nd birthday, Chatta-
hoochee resident Woodrow Wilson Pride
III is charged in the case with home inva-
sion robbery, aggravated battery, aggra-
vated assault with a firearm, grand theft,
and armed robbery.
Trasdarius Rashad Barber, 22, also of
Chattahoochee, is charged with the same
Greenwood woman Christy M. Cook,
28, is charged with the same offenses. The
Chrysler belongs to her, authorities say.
Officials allege the three robbed a
Shell Station at 1-10 near Chattahooch-
ee around 10 p.m. Sunday. Authorities
shared some video surveillance footage
with other agencies, and Sneads Police
Officer Ashley Johnson recognized Cook,
authorities said. That information was
passed on to the Jackson County Sheriff's
Office, and deputies started searching for
the trio and the Chrysler, which showed
up in the video.
Around 1:30 a.m. on Monday, while
officers were still looking for the store
robbery suspects, Cook allegedly ap-
proached three men at a home on High-
way 71 south near Marianna, just south
of SR 71's intersection with U.S. 90.
* She told them she had run out of gas
and needed help, authorities said. The
men assisted her but were then attacked
by Barber and Pride when they returned
to their residence, according to officials.
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Officials seek help
identifying two in
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help
identifying the two subjects shown in this security footage from the
Kmee store in Campbellton.
Cigars stolen from convenience store
From staff reports
Law enforcement officials
have released images from
security footage recorded at
a Campbellton store. They're
hoping the public can help
them identify the two subjects
On Wednesday, June 12, the
Jackson Counmty Sheriff's Office
responded to a burglary alarm
at the Kmee convenience store
on US 231 in Campbellton. Re-
sponding deputies confirmed
that entry had been made
by breaking the glass on the
store's front door.
JCSO previously reported
that a person or persons had
entered the store and stolen
an undisclosed amount of ci-
gars. During the investigation,
officials recovered video from
the store security camera that
showed two subjects had en-
tered the store.
Sheriff Lou Roberts is re-
questing that anyone with in-
formation regarding the iden-
tity of the two subjects contact
the JCSO Criminal Investiga-
tions Division at 482-9664 or
Crime Stoppers at 526-5000.
Patronis drops out of state Senate
raceto spend more time with family
Matt Gaetz gains
clearer path to take
, seathed by his father,
With his main competition
dropping out of the 2016 state
Senate race, Rep. Matt Gaetz,
R-Fort Walton Beach, may now
have an easier path to victory
and a better shot at succeeding
his father, Senate;President Don
Less than six months ,after de-
claring himself a candidate, state
Rep. Jimmy Patronis, R-Panama
City, has announced he's bow-
"I have missed a lot of time
with my youngfamily and
I do not think it is fair to be
away from them any longer
at this time."
ing out of the race for the seat
currently held by Don Gaetz. In
a campaign email sent to sup-
porters and members of the
press, Patronis said the decision
was spurred by a desire to spend
more time with his family.
"I have missed a lot of valuable
time with my young family and I
do not think it is fair to be away
from them any longer at this
As the Floridan reported late
last rear, Patronis, a Bay County
businessman whose family runs
Capt. Anderson's Restaurant,
filed Dec. 3 as a candidate for
the District i state Senate. That
seat represents Jackson, Holmes,
Washington, Walton, Bay and "
part of Okaloosa counties.
Matt Gaetzijoined the race in
Monday afternoon, Gaetz took
to social media to tip his hat to ,.,ar, '.iIAo
Patronis. On Twitter, he said, Fla. House Speaker pro tempore Marti Coley (left) and Rep. Jimmy
"Today we'celebrate the service Patronis pose for a photo during a Jackson County Republican Party
fundraiser, Thursday, June 20, in Marianna,. Fla. Patronis announced
See PATRONIS, Page 5A. Monday, July 1 that he was dropping out of the 2016 state Senate race.
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TUESDAY, JULY 2
D Jackson County Growers Association/Mari-
anna City Farmer's Market -7.a.m.-noon at
Madison St. Parkin Marianna. Purchase fresh fruits
and vegetables grown by local farmers.
Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida
School Readiness and VPK Provider Meeting
-/9 a.m. CST at Trinity Pqntecostal Tabernacle,
5297 Highway 77, Chipley.Call 850-252-2705.
D F.M. Golson Elementary Summer Enrichment
Program Celebration -10'a.m. at the Farmer's
Market on Madison Streetjin Marianna. The children
will be giving back.tothe' local. community by
providing some'wonderful singing in preparation for
-the;4th ofJuly. Everyone is invited to attend.
_ "Dig Into Reading" with the Jackson County
Public Library's Summer Reading Program
- Sneads First Baptist Church. Preschool age from
S10-11 a.m. and school age 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. For
reservations call 482-9631. -
i) Optimist Club of Jackson County Meeting,
Noon at Jim's Buffet & Grill in Marianna. ,
Orientation Noon-3 1.m. at Goodwill Career
Training Center, 4742 Highway 90, Marianna. Learn
about and register for free services. Call 5.6-0139.
Sewing Circle -1 p.m. at Jackson County Senior
Citizens, 2931 Optimist Drive in Marianna. Call
Marianna Blood Center's Mobile Unit will be
at West Point Homes in Chipley from 1-5 p.m. The
processtakes 30-45 minutes. Save up to three lives
with one donation. Call 526-4403.
D "Dig Into Reading" with the Jackson County
Public Library's Summer Reading Program
Grand Ridge City Hall. Preschool-age from 2-3
p.m. and school age 3:15-4:15 p.m. For reservations
D Employability Workshop "Using Labor Market
Information in Your Job Search" 2:30 p.m.
at the Marianna One Stop Career Center, 4636
SHighway 90 in Marianna. Visit ErnployFlorida.com
to register or call 718-0326. "
FamilyMovie Night 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the
Marianna Branch.of the Jackson County Public
Library, 2929 Green St. The movie,.A Series of
Unfortunate Events is free and open to the public.
C all 482-9631.
: City of Marianna Regular Commission Meet-
ing 6 p.m. at City Hall, 2898 Green St. The public
is invited to attend. Ca'11.718-1001. '
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.m. in the AA room of First United Methodist'
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 3
Marianna Blood Center's Mobile Unit will be at
West.Point Homes in Chipley from 6:45 a.m.-12 p.m.
The process takes 30-45.minutes. Save up to three
lives with one donation. Call 526-4403.
)) "Dig Into Reading" with the Jackson County
Public Library's Summer Reading Program
- Gracevilfe Civic Center. Preschool age from .
10-11 a.m. and school age 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. For
reservations call 482-9631.
Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida
Executive Committee Meeting -11 a.m. CST at
703 West 15th St. in Panama City. Conference call
number 1-888-670-3525, guest code: 4998489399.
)) Basic Computer Class Part 1 Noon-3 p.m. at
the GoodwillCareer Training Center, 4742 Highway.
90, Marianna. Free class teaches basic components
and use of a computer. Call 526-0139.
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting Noon-
1 p.m. in the AA room of First United Mthodist.
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Maranna.
' "DigInto Reading" with the Jackson County
Public Library's Summer Reading Pkogram
- Campbellton at The Gallery. Preschool age from
2-3 p.m. and school age 3:15-4:15 p.m., For reserva-
tions call 482-9631. '
THURSDAYJULY4, : .
i Jackson County Growers Association/MaI-I
anna City Farmer's Market -' 7 a.m,-noon at
Madison St.Park in Marianne. Purchase fresh fruits.
and vegetables grown by local farmers.
2nd Annual NRW Independence Trail Ride,.
- Saddle up at 6:30 a.m. and ride begins at 7 a.m.,
Starting point will be at the corner of Wintergreen,
and Bowers Roads in Bascom. This is an 8 mile ride
with a 15 minute.b'reak halfway and lunch will be '.
served. Call 693-3442. '
D Marianna Kiwanis Club Meeting noon at
Jim's Buffet & Grill. Call.482-2290.
Chipola Civic Club Meeting -noon at The Oaks'
Restaurant, Highway 90 in Marianna.The CCC's
focus is the local community. "Community, Children
& Character". Call 526-3142.7 ': ,.
JobClub Noon-3 p.m. atthe Goodwill Career
Training'Center, 4742 Highway 90, Marianria.,Learn
job seeking/retention skills; get job search; assis-
tance. Call 526-0139.
)) Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration -Spon-
sored by the City of Marianna, Rivertown Com-
munity Church and Evangel Worship Center. Food
andarts and crafts vendors will set up at Madison
Street Park at 2 p m. and at 5 p.m. music provided
by Bama Jam. Fireworks wHIl be launched down-
town from behind Mowery Eleyator at dark. Call
Quit Smoking Now Class/Support Group
- 5:30 p.m. at Jackson Hospital Cafeteria Board
Room.,Free to attend. Curriculum developed byex-
smokers for those who want to become ex-smokers
themselves. Call 482-6500. .
)) VFW & Ladies Auxiliary Meeting- 6 p.m. at
2830 Wynn St. in Marianna; C6vered-dish supper
followed by a7p.m. business meeting. Call 372-
2500. :' ', .
, Alcoholics Anonymous Closed discussion,
8-9 p.m., First United Methodist Church,12901 Cale'-
donia St., Marianna, in the AA room. Attendance
limited to persons with a desire to stop drinking;
papers will not be signed. .
: ) FRIDAY,JULY5'- : '
) Jackson County Youth Council Fundraiser
:.- Winn Di ie in Marianna. Members of thegroup
will be collecting donations and selling raffle tickets
tb raise m6oey to fund a trip to the NAACP'Natiohnal
Convention in Orlando on July 12.
i Knitters Nook -10 a.m. at the Jackson County
Public Library; Marianna Branch. New and experi-
enced knitters arewelcomed. Call 482-9631.
urMarianna Blood Center's Mobile Unit will
be at the Wal-Mart Supercernter in Mariannafror -'
10 a.m -4 p.m. The process takes 30-45 minutes.
Save up to three lives with one donation. Call 526-
4403. :. : ::: ;. "
iW Celebrate Recovery 7 p.m. at Evangel Worship
Center, 2645 Pebble Hill Road in Marianna. Adult,'
teen meetings to "overcomehurts; habits and:
hang-ups: Dinner: 6 p.m. Child care available. Call
209-7856,573-1131.', ., . ,.,.
, Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.m. irn the AA room of First United Methodist .
Chriurchri. 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna.
SATURDAY, JULY 6'". ,; ,
Jackson County Growers Association/Marl-
anna City Farmer's Market- 7 a.m.-noon at
Madison St. Park in MariarinaPurchase fresh fruits
and vegetables grown by local farmers. .
Annual Coi FamilyReunion -10 a.m. at Circle
Hill Baptist Church, 7170 Circle Hill Road, Sneads
(Parramore Community). The descendants of .
William Henry Cox and Elizabeth Owens Qox are en-
courages to attend.' Bring a covered dish and share
family history. Call 592-4779 or 592-8823. (
The submission deadline for this calendar is two days before publication. Submit to: Community Calendar, Jackson County Floridan, P. 0. Box 520, Marianna, FL 32447,.
email email@example.com, fax 850-482-4478 or bring items to 4403 Constitution Lane in Marianna.
The Marianna Police Department listed .
the following incidents for June 30, the lat-
est available report: Two accidents, three
suspicious vehicles, one suspicious person,
one verbal disturbance, one burglar alarm,
six traffic stops, one civil dispute, three
animal complaints, one assist of a motorist
or pedestrian and one public service call.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office and
county fire/rescue reported the following
incidents for June 30, the latest available
report: One drunk pedestrian, one missing
adult, one missing juvenile, two reckless
drivers, three suspicious vehicles, one sus-
picious incident, one suspicious person,
one escort, one highway obstruction, one
burglary,. 16 medical calls, two traffic crash-
es, two burglar alarms, one panic alarm, 17
traffic stops, one larceny complaint, two
civil, disputes, one found or abandoned
property report, two juvenile complaints,
one assault, one suicide attempt, one noise
disturbance, three animal complaints,
three assists of motorists or pedestrians,
three assists of other agencies, three, public
service calls, one patrol request, one open
door/window discovered on'patrol, one
threat/harassment complaint and two 911
The following persons were booked into
the county jail during the latest reporting
,- )) John Pruitt, 44,1854
,: -- Rock Springs Road,.
;j .... Ohatchee, Ala., drivingun-
_______der the influence of alcohol
or drugs, driving while
license suspended or revQked -2nd offense.
)) James Hamilton, 47,346 Candlewick
Boulevard, Ozark, Ala., hold for Washing-
)) Chassity Shockley, 27,1731 Alabama St.,
Alford, possession of crack cocaine, posses-
sion of drug paraphernalia, possession of
marijuana-under 20 grams, tampering with
) John Kent, 43, Otter Creek Lane (No
numeric address give), Clarksville, hold for
Calhoun Co. *
)) Molley Lee, 53, 2836 Stewart Ave.,
Marianna, possession of prescription
pills without a prescription, possession of
)) Delena Barr, 18, 523 Bar Road, Quincy,
)) Napoleon McCoy, 42, 7363 NW State
Road 326, Ocala, retail theft.
)) Stephanie Rabon, 23, 745 1st St.,
Chipley, possession of prescription pills
without a prescription.
)) Paul Rowley, 35,10800 Bridolton Road,
Port Richard, driving while license sus-
pended or revoked.
)) India Lucious, 29, 4324 Sunstone Court,
Marianna,' aggravated assault with a deadly
)) Jeffrey Sheppard, 22, 5911 Naomi Drive,
Arcadia, possession of marijuana-under
20 grams, possession of prescription pills
without a prescription.
)) Lamaris Jones, 22, 208.0 Aspalaga Road,
Quincy, trespass after warning, resisting
an officer without violence, obstruction by
disguise, hold for Gadsden Co.
)) Ernest Cummings, 30,3756 Goolsby
Lane, Marianna, driving under the
)) Joe Carnley, 26,4355 Kelson Ave., Mari-
anna, driving whilelicense suspendedor
)) Kelly Phillmon, 45, 2074 CemeteryAve.,
Sneads, violation of state probation, hold
for Calhoun Co.
)) Donald Borret, 58, 304 Graham Ave.,
Odessa, Texas, possession of marijuana-
under 20 grams.
Jail Population: 217
To report a crime, call CrimeStoppers at 526-5000 or a
local law enforcement agency. To report a wildlife violation,
call 1-888-40'4-FWCC (3922).
-12A + TUESDAY, JULY 2,2013
JACKSON dOUNTY FLORIDAN www.jcfloridan.com
CHIPOLA CIVIC CLUB
ichard Kunde (left) of Florida Land
Title introduced Jackson County
Superintendent of Schools Steve
Benton at the June 27 meeting of the Chipola
Civic Club. Superintendent Benton spoke to
the Club on the history of the school board
and current initiatives and challenges facing
the school system. The Chipola Civic Club
meets every Thursday at noon at the Oaks
Restaurant in Marianna--
Leaky package foUnd
at Post Office
TAMPA- A package
leaking a mysterious.
chemical substance at
a post office in Tampa
turned out to be a parcel
Initially, Tampa Fire
Rescue said that 15 postal
service employees would
be taken to the hospital
on Monday after the leaky
package was found.
A subsequent news
release Monday afternoon
said that the substance
in the package was eu-
calyptus oil and that no
one Will be taken to the
Officials say there was
one person who had a .
mild asthma attack and
another got bleach in his
eye While trying to clean
'up. After identifying that
it waseucalyptus oil, the
employees decided not to
Sgo to thehospital.
3 hospitalized after
mother and two of her
children were hospitalized
-after lightning struck near
where they were standing
in southwest Florida.
Manatee County Fire
Rescue says the three
were in their Bradenton
yard early Monday when
lightning struck nearby.
SAuthorities gay the three
were released from the
The woman told local
media that she was giving
her children camping
lessons when lightning
struck nearby around
4 a.m. She and the two
children suffered electrical
A Lee County Sheriff's
-Office patrol car also was
struck by lightning early
,Monday. The deputy
driving the car was not, in-
jured but had to pull over
when its engine shut
According to the Nation-
alWeather Service, Florida
led the country last year
with five deaths caused by
Dalila is strengthening off
Mexico's Pacific coast.
The storm has maxi-
mum sustained winds
of 60 mph. The storm on,
centered about 130 miles
southwest of Manzanillo,
Mexico, and is, moving
northwest at 9 mph.
A tropical storm warn-
Sing is in effect for Mexico's
Pacific coast from Punta
San Telmo to'La Fortuna.
A tropical storm watch
is in effect from north
of La Fortuna to Cabo
Dalilia is expected to
bringwinds and rain accu-
mulations of. to 3 inches
to the country's coastline
over Monday and into the
College gets new name
Community College is
now Eastern Florida State
The Cocoa school of-
ficially changed its name
Monday. It's also going to
start offering four-year
In August, the school
will start bachelor's degree
programs in general
and health cafe admin-
istration. Next year, eight
more bachelor's degree
programs will be offered.
Officials say 10 more asso-'
ciate degrees will be added
by next year, too.
Jim Richey tells Florida
Today that the additional
programs focused on
business, health care and
will help students find
jobs and help local busi-
LOCAL & STATE
TUESDAY, JULY2,2013 3AF
DUNAWAY IS TOP EMPLOYEE
: SUBMITTED PHOTO
"Jim Dunaway is Chipola College's Career Employee for June. Dunaway serves as the
Property/Inventory and Records Coordinator in the Physical Plant and has worked.
1at the college since 2011.'Pictured (from left): Louy Harris, Capital Projects and
Facilities Administrator; Jim Dunaway and Dr. Jason Hurst, Executive Vice President.
Chipola to offer Law Enforcement, Corrections Classes
Special to the Floridan
The Chipola College
Criminal Justice Train-
ing Center will offer an
evening Law Enforce-
ment Academy and
a Corrections to Law
class beginning August 1.
Qualification deadline for
is July 22. The program
will meet weeknights
from 5:30-9:30 p.m. The
course is 770 clock hours
Chipola also offers an
ongoing Basic Correc-
tions academy with open
enrollment. Students may
start within a week of
are weekdays, from
8 a.m.-5 p.m. "
Candidates must be at,
least 19 years of age
and earn a passing score
on the Criminal Justice
Basic Abilities Test. Ap-
plicants must have a stan-
dard high school diploma
or its equivalent and
must undergo a medical
background check and
drug screening. Financial
assistance is available
based upon need and
The CJBAT is offered at
the Public Service Build-
ing on Chipola Campus
every Tuesday at 12:30
p.m. Cost of the test is
$45. I '"
regarding the applica-
tion process, call Steven
Coordinator, at 718-
Keep your pets safe for Fourth of July
p y.1 L ;'. .. **
Special to the Floridan
The Fourth of July is a
time for celebration and
parties, but for some
pets it can be traumatic.
Things like fireworks,
some barbecue foods,
pool chemicals andeven
salt water can turn the
holiday into a nightmare
for pets. -
"Noise phobias are
by far the most com-
mon issue for pets and
their owners, but our
call center is also inun-
Sdated with pet poisoning
cases on the Fourth of,
July," said Dr. Justine Lee,
DVM, DACVECC, DABT
And associate director
of veterinary services at
Pet Poison Helpline. "You
can avoid heartaches and*
expenses by ensuring that
your pets don't ingest cer-
tain potentially poisonous
The veterinary and
toxicology experts at Pet
Poison Helpline offer this
list of common dangers
that pose a threat to pets
on the Fourth of July.
Fireworks: In addition
to being loud and scary
to pets when lit, unused
'fireworks can be toxic if
ingested. Many contain
hazardous chemicals like
chlorates that harm red
blood cells and the kid-
neys, soluble barium salts
that cause life-threaten-
ing drops in potassium,
and sulfur and color-
ing agents that contain
dangerous' heavy metals.
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like vomiting, a painful
abdomen and bloody
diarrhea can result. The
severity of the reaction
will depend on the type of
firework and the amount
Ingested. In severe cases,
pets can suffer tremors
or seizures, along with
acute kidney failure, bone
marrow changes, shallow
breathing and jaundice.
When lighting off fire-
works, its best to keep
pets indoors, away from
the noise and risk for
D Barbecue Foods: We
love cookouts, but they
can have the opposite
effect ohn pets, While
rich savory meats aren't
::poisonous to dogs or cats,
they can cause anything
'from mild vomiting and
diarrhea to full-fledged
fatal pancreatitis, espe-
cially in sensitive dog
breeds like miniature.
terriers, and Shetland
cob can also cause issues
"ranging from vomiting
arid diarrhea, to forming a
severe foreign body in the
dog's intestines requiring
surgery. Desserts made
with xyitol, a sugar-free
sweetener, can also be
harmful, causing an
acute drop in blood sugar
and even liver failure.
Likewise, foods contain-
ing grapes and raisins
can result in severe, fatal
acute kidney failure when
ingested by dogs,
D Pool Chemicals: Chlo-'
rine is a common pool
chemical. When ingested
in its concentrated form
(e.g.,powder, tablets, etc.)
prior to being placed in
the pool, it can result in
severe corrosive injury to
bothhumans and pets.
Burns to the eyes, skin,
mouth, and esophagus
can develop, and result in
permanent injury. Once
diluted appropriately in
the pool water, chlorine
no longer poses a cor-
rosive risk. Always keep
pool chemicals and clean-
ers safely out of the reach
.of pets. .
)) Salt Water-If .
celebrating by the ocean,
be aware of salt poison-
ing. If large amounts of
ocean water are ingested
while playing on the
(an elevated salt level) can
occur, resulting in vomit-
ing, diarrhea, lethargy,
excessive thirst or urina-
tion, tremors, seizures,
coma,and even death.
Instead of allowing dogs
to drink from the oceah,
provide them with fresh
water. If salt water is
veterinary treatment is
The veterinary and
toxicology experts at Pet
Poison Helpline wish you
and your loved ones a safe
and happy Fourth of July
holiday. If, however, you
think your dog or cat may
have ingested something
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Julian Marsh (left) poses with his husband Tray Popov, a
Bulgarian graduate student, and their Yorkshire Terriers, Rosie
(left) 4, and Phoebe, 4, at their home, Monday, July 1,2013 in
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Gay couple may be
first in nation to win
The Associated Press
FORT LAUDERDALE -A
Bulgarian graduate student
and his American husband,'
are the first gay couple in
the nation to have their ap-
plication' for immigration
benefits approved after the
Supreme Court .ruling on
same-sex marriages, their
The approval means that
Traian. Popov, here on a
student visa, will be able to
apply for a green card, and
eventually U.S. citizen-
ship. But he won't be able
to work or visit his family
back home for at least an-
other three to six months
while his application bene-
fits are being be processed.
And his marriage to Julian
Marsh, performed in New
York, still, won't be recog-
nized in Florida where they
"It's unbelievable how
that impacts you," Marsh
told The Associated Press
on Sunday. "They make
you feel more and more
like a second-class citizen
and they don't want you.
And that's how I feel about
Two days after the Su-
preme Court struck down
a provision of a federal law
denying federal benefits
to married gay couples,
Marsh and Popov were no-
tified Friday afternoon that
their green card petition
was approved by U.S. Citi-
zenship and Immigration
The U.S. Department of
Homeland Security could
not immediately confirm
Monday whether this case
was the first. On Wednes-
day, department Secre-
tary Janet Napolitano ap-
plauded the court's move
to strike down the Defense
of Marriage Act and said
federal officials would im-
plement the decision so all
couples would be treated
Popov and Marsh's law-
yer, Lavi Soloway. of The
DOMA Project, says his or-
ganization has filed about
100 green-card petitions
for same-sex couples since
2010 and expects more, to
be approved in the next
SLawyers, say the. rul-
ing would help same-sex
couples who are running
put of options or are facing
"Now all, of those cases
can go forward in the way
they should with the gov-
ernment respecting the
fact that there is a legally
there," said Laura Lichter,
past president of the Amer-
ican Immigration Lawyers
There are roughly 36,000
couples in the country in
which one person is a U.S.
citizen and one is not, ac-
cording to Immigration
Equality, a nonprofit or-
ganization that handles
immigration issues for
lesbian, bisexual,. gay and
Gas prices are going up. Here are
the least expensive places to buy
gas in Jackson County, as of
1. $3.29, McCoy's Food Mart,
2823 Jefferson St. Marianna
2. $3.29, Pilot, 2209 Hwy 71,
3. $3.33, Green's BP, 2846 Hwy
4. $3.34 Dar-Bee's Quick Stop.
6189 Hwy 90, Cypress
5. $3.35, Loves Travel Center,
2510 Hwy 231, Cottondale
6. $3.35, Tom Thumb, 3008A
Jefferson St. Marianna
7. $3.37, Mobil Food Mart, 2999
Jefferson St. Marianna
8. $3.39, Bascom General,
2725 Basswood Road, Bascom
9. $3.39, BP- Steel City, 2184
Hwy 231 S. Alford
It c ou see 3 l.'.ner price.
contact the Floridan newsroom
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Troubled history for man charged in slaying
The Associated Press with trouble came in 1974 out some time," he
M Bas a 17-year-old when said, according to court
JACKSONVILLE- Don- police charged him with documents
aid James Smith has been burning a stolen car. His Smith eventually gave
injailwithoutbailformore crimesagainstchildrenbe- up, but an hour later
than a week, charged with gan three years later when flashed a pornographic
kidnapping and killing an he stopped his mother's picture at two other girls,
8-year-old Jacksonville green convertible outside ages 13 and 14, and tried
girl .. .a home where two girls, to lure them into thevan in
But a troubling portrait ages 5 and 8, were selling the same neighborhood.
of the 56-year-old Smith is sodas and masturbated in They fled and police later
emerging. . .front of them. arrested Smith, whose
TheFloridaTimes-Union Smith failed in his at- 15-year prison, sentence
says accounts from Smith's tempt to plead insan- for attempted kidnapping
childhood and adult ac-. ity after his arrest. A judge and showing obscene ma-
quaintances, neighbors "TED PRESS deemed him a mentally trials to minors got cut to
.THE ASSOCIATE' RS
and hundreds of pages of Donald James Smith makes disordered. sex offender six years upon appeal.
court records paint a pic- a court appearance Sunday, and he spent .18 months Because ofhis continued
ture of the career criminrial June 23 at the Duval County being treated in a state trouble, Smith spent 1999
as young bully and a sex- Jail in Jacksonville, Fla. hospital. He was later sen- to 2002 under involuntary
ual deviant from at. least L tenced to a year in jail and civil commitment after
his early 20s, as well asa, tectives say Smith be- 10.years'probation, meeting the criteria of a
lifelong charmer, friended Cherish's mother Arrests followed for violent sexual predator as
A neighbor fold the pa- as the family shopped at a burglary, battery, stealing part of the state's Jimmy
per that after Smith was dollar store, then offered electricity, theft, worth- Ryce Act. Prosecutors re-
released from jail in late to buy Cherish clothing less checks, auto theft and leased Smith instead of
May on a misdemeanor and food at a Wal-Mart. prowling, thelatter corn- holding a civil commit-
sex charge, Smith corn- An arrest affidavit said ing a day after the out-of- ment trial, which could
plimented the man's Smith told the mother he wedlock birth' of his only have led to his indefinite
daughter. was going to buy food and child, a son. 'detention.
"I said,.'You can stay the took Cherish with him. Smith's deviance resur- Smith spent four years
hiell away from here,"' said Authorities have not faced in late 1992 when he in prison for burglary and
Kevin Shivar, 46. He didn't released details on how tried to lure a 13-year-old a judge recommended he
see Smith again. Cherish died or whether girl into his van near an get drug treatment. Pros-
Four days later, Smith she was sexually abused., elementary school, then ecutors dropped a 2008
was arrested and charged Her body was found near hunted her down after she child neglect charge: 'after
with kidnapping and kill- a church about three miles fled and hid in a culvert a teen who accused Smith
ing, Cherish Perrywinkle. from the Wal-Mart. pipe. of taking him to a crack
Jacksonville Sheriff's de- His first recorded brush "You'll have to come den later recanted .
Police officers testify in George Zimmermantrial
The Associated Press'
SANFORD .- Jurors in
the George Zimmerman
murder trial on Monday
heard testimony and re-
cordings of the neighbor-
hood watch volunteer
describing his fight with
17-year-old Trayvon Mar-
tin to police and how he
feared for his life before he'
shot the teen.
Zimmerman said in his
first interview at the po-
lice station that he saw
Martin walking through
his neighborhood on a
dark, rainy night while
Zimmerman was driving
to the grocery store. He
told Officer Doris Single-
ton that he didn't recog-
nize Martin and that there
had been recent break-
ins at his townhome
"These guys always get
away," Zimmerman told
Singleton, a statement
similar to one that pros-
ecutors have used previ-
ously to try to show that
Zimmerman was increas-
ingly frustrated with the
burglaries and his en-
counter with Martin was a
Zimmerman told the
police officer that he lost
track of .Martin and got
out of his truck to look for
a street name he could re-
lay to police dispatcher.
When the dispatcher sug-
gested Zimmerman didn't
need to follow Martin,
Zimmerman started to
head back to his vehicle.
At that point, Zimmerman
said Martin jumped out
of some bushes, punched
him and he fell to the
Zimmerman said that
Martin began hitting his
head against the sidewalk
as Zimmerman yelled for
help and that Martin told
him, "You're going to die
SWith Zimmerman's shirt
and jacket pushed up
during the struggle and
his holstered guin now
visible, he thought Martin
was reaching for his fire-
arm holstered around his
waist. Zimmerman told
the officer that he shot
Martin and the teen said,
"You got me."
In a written statement,
Singleton read in court,
Zimminerman refers to Mar-
tin as "the-suspect." Sin-
gleton said it didn't appear
that Zimmerman showed
any anger when talking
about the teen. Prosecu-
tors must show that Zim-
merman acted with ill will
or a depraved mind in or-
der to get a second-degree
Singleton recounted that
Zimmerman noticed a
cross she was wearing and
said: "In Catholic religion,
it's always' wrong to kill
The officer responded,
"If what you're telling me
is true, I don't think that
what God meant was that
you couldn't save your
acted surprised when
. Singleton told him Martin
"He's dead?!" Singleton
recalled Zimmerman say-
ing, before he lowered
his head' toward the
table in the interrogation
Jurors also heard from
the lead detective in the
case, Officer :Chris Serino,
who asked him several
pointed questions about
whether the, teenager
could have felt threatened
because Zimmerman was
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maneuver along the tree-lined shores of Merritt's Mill Pond
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3960 Lafayette Street
Marianna, Florida 32446
Harlo "Bud" Albert
French, age 92 of Pinellas
Park,. FL, formerly of Ma-
rianna, FL passed away at
Hospice House in Wood-
side, Pinellas Park, Florida.
SBud was born on Decem-
ber 20,1920 in Chicago, Il-
linois, the son of Harlo Al-
bert Sr. and Charlotte'
French. He married Doris
Drowning on July 21, 1943
in Oak Park, Illinois.
Bud is survived by his
wife Doris of Pinellas Park,
FL, daughter Annabelle
French (Bill Rasbold) of
Seminole, FL,' daughter
Melinda (Doug) Frazier of
Carlotte, North Carolina,
(Tim) Larson and three
great grandchildren, Dan-
iel, Erin and Andrew of Gig
Harbor, Washington -and
nephew Paul (Charlene)
Freeman of Lancaster, Cal-
He was preceded in
death by his parents, sister
Lorraine, Freeman and
brother Bob French.
Bud was a veteran of
World War II as a member
of the United States Army
from October 10, 1942 until
January 2, 1946. He served
eighteen months overseas
where -he was a photogra-
pher. He made indoor and
outdoor photographs of
military personnel, equip-
ment and activities for
publicity, training and in-
When he returned from the
served he worked in the
Evinrude Outboard Motor
Factory in Illinois until he
moved his family to Cali-
'fornia to be close to his pa-
rents. After living there for
six months he moved his
family to Tampa, Florida.
He worked for Connelly
Marine and Tampa Boat
Mart. His retirement years
were spent with his wife
Doris in Marianna where
they lived for over twenty
five years. During those re-
tirement years he became a
very talented woodworker.
He was a woodworking
shop on his property in
Marianna where he made
many beautiful things
which will be cherished by
his friends antd family. Bud
and his wife moved in with
their daughter and son-in- Hope Cemetery. A time of
law in Charlotte, NC in remembrance will beheld
2011. They were there, for on Monday, July 1, 2013
eight months and then from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.Iy.
moved to an assisted living in the Marianna Chapel
facility in Florida to be near Funeral Home.
their other daughter. Bud Flowers will be accepted
was a wonderful husband or donations may be made
and father and will be dear- to an animal shelter of your
ly missed by his family and choice.
friends. Marianna Chapel Funer-
Services for Bud will be a? Home is in charge of ar-
held at 11:00 a.m. onWed- rangements.
nesday, July 3,2013 in the Expressions of sympathy
Marianna Chapel Funeral maybe submitted online at
Home with Rev. Ronnie www.mariannachapelflh.com.
Wright officiating. Entomb- Marianna Chapel
ment will follow in Pine- Funeral Home
crest Memory' Gardens. A 3960 Lafayette Street
time of remembrance, Marianna, Florida 32446
be held from 10:00 a.m.. un-
til time of service. .,. Phone850-526-5059
Marianna Chapel Funer-
al Home is in charge of ar- Lula
Marianna Chapel t a rf
Funeral Home Uptagrat
3960 Lafayette Street
Marianna, Florida 32446 Lula. Catherine "Cathy"
Phone 850-526-5059 Uptagrafft age 67 of Ma-
rianna passed away on
Trudy E. Kent Monday, July 1, 2013 at her
Mrs. Trudy E. Kent age She was born in Bonifay,
75 of Marianna passed Fl on November 15, 1945 to
away on Thursday, June 27, the late Jasper and Texie
2013 in Jackson Hospital. Butts, Sr.
Mrs. Trudy was born on Oathy had lived in Ma-
February 17, 1938 in Ma- rianna for over 20 years
rianna, FL to the late Angus and had grown up in Mil-
and Lucille Skinner Hall. ton, Florida. She was a
She was a homemaker and dedicated member of the
of the Missionary Baptist Marianna First Methodist
Faith. Trudy enjoyed.read- Church and will be greatly
ing and watching movies. missed by her church fami-
Trudy was preceded in ly. She taught school for 36.
death by her parents, two years and was a positive in-
sons .Angus "Andy" Kent fluence and a caring friend
and David Kent, two broth- tomany who knew her.
ers Joe Hall and Eddie Hall, Cathy was preceded in
sister Angeline Hall and death by her husband Rob-
one great grandson Kyle ert Lamar Uptagraft, pa-
Benefield Kelley. rents, her brother James A.
She is survived byher lov- Ellis and sister Deltraene
ing husband of sixty years Ellis.
SNick Kent of Marianna, son Survivors include her
Gene Kent of Marianna, brother, J.E. Butts, II of Mil-
daughter Nina Jo Kelley of ton, FL, sister Abby Mur-
Marianna, two daughter- phy and husband Jerry of.
in-laws Barbara Kent of Pace, FL., many beloved
Columbus, GA and Denise meces, nephews, extended
Kent of DeFuniak Springs, family, and many special
FL, two brothers. Buddy A menrds. s w
Hall of Pensacola, Fl and Amemorial services will
Gayle Hall of Orange Hill, be announced at a later
FL, two sisters Nina Ceil date.
Mitchell of'Marianna and Marianna Chapel Funer-
Annelle McDaniel of Ma- al Home is in charge of ar-
'-rianna, ten grandchildren rangements.
and eleven great grandchil- Expressions of sympathy
dren, and a host of nieces may be submitted online at
and nephews. www.mariannachapelfh.com.
Services for Mrs. Kent Flor -i a
will be held at 2:30 on Ft
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 in the
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Caynor officiating. Inter- 2911 Jefferson St. Marianna
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*Patroniis by phone .Monday for
comment about Patronis'
'From Page 1A announcement.
"Jimmy has been a great
of my friend @jimmypa- representative for his dis-
tronis. I look forward to trict," Coley said. "We have
working with Jimmy to worked well together, but
help people "throughout I completely understand
Florida," and respect him for put-
Fellow Panhandle Re- ting his family first."
publican, Rep. Marti Coley, While he may be return-
R-Marianna, was reached ing to the family business,
From Page 1A
One of the thieves struck
one of the victims in
the head with a beer
bottle. The thieves bound
, the victims with several
layers of blue painters'
tape and held them in
the home about an hour
against their will, accord-
* One of the victims was at
some point taken to a local
bank and forced to remove
an undisclosed amount of
money while being held
at gunpoint. In addition
to stealing the Pontiac,
and forcing the bank with-
drawal, the robbers took a
flat-screen television and
the victims' cellphones. It
took the victims about two
hours to free themselves
. and call police.
Local authorities soon
concluded that the store
robbery and the' home in-
vasion were related, and is-
sued a tri-state bulletin for
wenton to say that he was
not stepping away from
community service and
has "not ruled out a future
run for public office."
Now in his fourth and fi-
nal term, Patronis said he
looks forward to "finish-
ing strong" in his last year
in the Florida House of
A Dothan Police Depart-
ment officer spotted the
Pontiac and the Chrysler
turning into the Super 8
motel lot and arrested the
three people in the vehi-
cles. Authorities say they
were able to recover several
items believed to havebeen
Stolen by the trio. They also
recovered a handgun be-
lieved to have been used in
All three suspects have
criminal histories, local
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Obama suggests spying on
nations' allies is common
The Associated Press
dent Barack Obama
brushed aside sharp Eu-
ropean criticism on Mon-
day, suggesting that all
nations spy on each other
as the French and Ger-
mans expressed outrage
over alleged U.S. eaves-
dropping on European
Union diploinats. Ameri-
Edward Snowden, be-
lieved to still be at
airport, applied for po-
litical asylum to remain in
Vladimir Putin, in a state-
ment he acknowledged.
sounded odd, told re-
porters in Moscow that
Snowden would have to
stop leaking U.S. secrets
if he wanted asylum in
Russia and he
added that Snowden
seemed unwilling to stop
publishing leaks of classi-
fied material. At the same
time, Putin said that he
had no plans to turn over
SnoWden to the United
Obama, in an African
news conference with
Jakaya Kikwete, said the
U.S. would provide allies
with information about
new reports that the Na-
tional Security- Agency
had hugged EU offices
in Washington, New York
and Brussels. But he also
suggested such activity by
governments would hard-
ly be unusual.' S
"We should stipulate
that every intelligence
service -not just ours,
but every European in-
telligence service, every
Asian intelligence service,
wherever there's an intel-
ligence service here's
one thing that they're go-
ing to be doing: They're
going to be trying to un-
derstand the world bet-
ter, and what's going on
in world capitals around
the world," he said. "If
that weren't the case, then
there'd be no use for an in-
The latest issue con-
cerns allegations of U.S.
spying on European of-
ficials in the German
news weekly Der Spiegel.
French President Francois
Hollande on Monday de-
manded that the U.S. im-
mediately stop any such
eavesdropping and sug-
gested the widening con-
troversy could jeopardize
next week's opening of
trans-Atlantic trade talks
between the United States
"We cannot accept this
kind of behavior from
partners and allies," Hol-
.lande said on" French
Lady Liberty reopening July 4,
months after Superstorm Sandy
The Associated Press
NEW YORK Months
after Superstorm Sandy
swamped her little island,
the Statue of Liberty will
finally welcome visitors
again on Independence
Sandy made landfall
one day after the statue's
126th birthday, flooding
most of the 12 acres she
stands upon with water
that surged as high as 8
feet. Lady Liberty her-
self was spared, but the
on Liberty Island took
Railings broke, docks
and paving stones were
torn up and buildings
were flooded. The storm
destroyed boilers, sew-
age pumps and electrical
Hundreds of National
Park Service workers
from as far away as Cali-
fornia and Alaska spent
weeks cleaning mud
and debris. In recent
months, all mechanical
equipment was moved to
higher ground as work-
ers put the island back in
The damage to Liberty
Island and neighbor-
ing Ellis Island cost an
estimated $59 million.
Some repairs to brick
walkways and docks are
still underway, but on
July 4 visitors will arrive
via ferry boats once again
to tour the national
"People will have,
more or less, the same
access to Liberty Is-
land that they had
before," said John War-
ren, a spokesman for the
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'1l6A TUESDAY, JULY 2,2013
The Associated Press
CAIRO Egypt's military
issued a "last-chance" ulti-
matum Monday to Presi-
dent Mohammed Morsi,
giving him 48 hours to
meet the demands of mil-
lions of protesters in the
streets seeking the ouster
of the Islamist leader or the
generals will intervene and
impose their own plan for,
The military's statement,
read on state TV, put enor-
mous pressure on Morsi
to step down and sent gi-
ant crowds opposing the
president :, in Cairo and
other cities into ,delirious
celebrations of singing,
dancing and fireworks. But
the ultimatum raised wor-
ries on both sides the mnili-
tary couldo.'outright take
over, as it did after the 2011
ouster of autocrat Hosni
M ubarak. :- ,
It also raised the risk of0'
a .backlash from Morsi's-
Islamist backers; includ-,
ing his powerful Muslim
Brotherhood and hard-lin-
ers, some of whom- once
belonged 'to armed mili-
tant groups. Already they.
vowed to resist what'they
depicted as a threat ;ofa
coup against a legitimately
numbering in the several:
thousands began' after-
nightfall in a string .of cit-
ies around the country
sparking clashes in, spme:;;
pIlaces. An alliance of the
read a statement at a tele-
vised conference calling on
people to rally 'to prevent
"any attempt to overturn"
'Any coup of any kind
against legitimacy will only
pass over our dead bodies,".
one leading' Brotherhood
figure, Mohammed el-Bel-
tagi, told .'a rally by thou-
sands oflIslamists outside a
mosque near the Ittihadiya
A line of around 1,500
men vwith shields, helmets
apd -sticks -' assigned
with protecting the rally
stamped their feet in
military-like lines, singing,
"Stomp our feet, raise afire.
Ilam's march is-coming."'
SAfter midnight. Moisi s
office issued a' statement
. saying a "modem demo-
cradc state" was one of the
main achievements ofthe
adding, "With all its force,
Egypt will not allow itself to
be taken backward." It said
SMorsi was still reviewing
the' military's statement,
'but added some parts of it
"could cause disturbances
in the complicated nation-
U.S. President Barack-
Obama said the U.S. is
committed to democracy
in Egypt, not any par-
ti'ular leader. Traveling in
Tanzania, Obama said thtat
although Morsi was demo'-'
cratically elected, the gov-
ernment must respect its'
opposition and minority
Egypt's Presidency said
in a statement that Morsi
received phone call from
Obama. According to the
statement, Obama said the
US administration "sup-
ports peaceful democratic
'Army troops: at check-'
points on roads leading
to the prp;Morsi rally
searched cars for weapons
after reports that some.
Islamists were' arming
In the second day
straight day of anti-Morsi
protests nationwide, men
and women danced out-
side the Ittihadiya palace,
some cried with joy and
bands on a stage played
revolutionary songs after
the military's statement.
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Portable shelters couldn't save 19 firefighters
The Associated Press
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -With
no way out, the 19 elite(
firefighters did what they
were trained to do whe'
trapped by a wildfire
They unfurled their, foil-
lined, heat-resistant tarps
'and rushed to cover them-
selves on the ground.
But that last, desperate
line of defense couldn'ri
save the "Hotshot" crew
from the flames that swepi
All 19 men died, marking
the nation's biggest loss ol
firefighters in a wildfire ir
The tragedy Sunda)
evening all but wiped oul
the 20-member- Gran-
ite Mountain Hotshots,
a unit based at Prescott,
authorities said Monday
as the last of the bodies
were retrieved from the
mountain in the town of
Yarnell. Only one member
survived, and that was be-
cause he was moving the
'unit's truck at the time.
The deaths plunged
the two small towns into
mourning as ,the wildfire
continued to threaten one
Ariz6na's governor called
it "'as 'dark a day as I can
remember" and ordered
,flags. flown fat half-staff.
In a heartbreaking sight, a
long line of white vans car-
ried the bodies to Phoenix
"I know that it is un-
bearable for many of you,
but it also is unbearable
for me. I know the -pain
that everyone is 'trying
H_ .'A i LL:, '."
Joanne Barringer (right) comforts her husband Dave
Barringer, of Las Vegas, at the Granite Mountain Interagency
Hotshot Crew fire station, Monday, July 1, in Prescott, Ariz.
Barringer, who said he works as a wild land firefighter for the
U.S. Forest Service, said he was friends with many of the 19
Hotshots who were killed Sunday.
, to overcome "and .'deal
With today," said Gav. Jan
SBrewer, her voice caftch-
i ing several times as she
Addressed reporters and
f residents at Prescott High
r School in the town' of
fire which spread to 13
1 square miles by Monday
i morning destroyed
about. 50 homes and
threatened 250 others
in and around Yarnell, a
town of 700 people in the
mountains about 85 miles
,northwest of Phoenix, the
Yavapal County Sheriff's
About 200 more fire-
fighters joined the battle
Monday, bringing the to-
tal to 400. Among them
were several other Hot-
shot teams, elite groups
of firefighters sent in from
around the country to
. battle the nation's fiercest
Residents huddled in
shelters and restaurants.
watching their homes
burn ohn TV as flames lit
utp the night sk, in the for-
Sest above the town.
SIt was unclear ex-
actly how the firefight-
ers became ..trapped,
and state officials were
Brewer said the blaze
"exploded into '.a fire-:,
storm" that overran the
crew. : ,"
"Prescott City Council-
man Len Scamardo said'
the wind changed direc-
tions .and brought -10
mph to 50 mph gusts that
caused the firefighters to
become trapped around
'3 p.m. Sunday. The blaze
grew from 200 acres to
about 2,000 in a matter of
A big Medicaid gap looms
in Obama health care law
that gave states the right
The Associated Press to opt out of the Medic-
aid expansion, combined
WASHINGTON Near- with unyielding resistance
yr 2 in3 uninsuredilow-in- to-the 4law from.many Re-
;ome people who would 'publican state lawmakers.,
lualifyv for -subsidized .. Expanding Medicaid ..is
overage under President essential to biama's two'
3arack Obamia's ',health panrt strategy for covering
are law may be out of the uninsured.
uck next year because Starting next year, mid-
heir states have not ex- die-class people without
)anded Medicaid. job-based coverage will
An Associated' Press -be able to get tax credits to
analysis of figures?'from help them buy private in-
he Urban Institute finds surance. But the law calls
Sbig coverage gap devel- -for low-income people
)ping, with 9.7 million out to enrol in Medicaid, ex-
f 15 million potentially panded to accommodate
eligible adults living in a largely excluded group:
tares that are refusing adults with no children
he expansion or are still at home. Expanded Med-
indecided with Lime run- icaid would cover about
ing short.. half the 25 million to 30
That 'a majority of the million people who could
neediestt people who be helped by the law.
oiuild be helped bythe law 'Twenty-three states -and
nay instead remain un- the District of Columbia
insured is a predicament have decided to accept
nforeseenbyObamaand the expansion, which is
congressional Democrats fully financed by Wash-
rho designed a sweep- ington for the first three
ing extension of the social years and phases down
safety net. The law's his- gradually to a 90 percent
ric promise of health in- federal share.
urarice for nearly, all U.S., Among ,those are six
residents would not be states led by Republican
ulfiled as envisioned. governors. But the major-
It's: the direct conse- ity of low-income Ameri-
uence of 'last summer's cans newly eligible for
ulreme Court decision Medicaid under the law
live in states such as Tex-
as, Florida and Georgia,
where political opposition
S"Becadse of the'. Su-
preme Court's decision.
maldking Medicaid expan-
sion optional with the.
states, we're going to see
some pretty significant
differences in this coun-
try from one pace to an-
other im terms' of access
to 'health care and access
i-to health insurance," said
Gary Cohen, the Health
and Human Services offi-
cial overseeing the rollout
of the law.
Speaking this past week
at the Brookings Institu-
tion, Cohen added: "We
are 'going to have an op-
portunity ... to take a look
at that in a year and see
what difference it made,
the choices that were
made at the political level
to do one thing rather
'And that's going to be
a .pretty profound differ-
ence and a pretty pro-
found choice that we get
to make every couple of
years about what kind of
country'we want to be,"
Elections for state of-
fices and Congress will be
held next year.
team leader Clay Templin
said the crew and its com-
manders were .following
safety protocols, and it ap-
pears the fire's erratic na-
ture simply overwhelmed
The Hotshot team had
spent recent weeks fight-
Jing fires in New Mexico
arid Prescott before being
called to Yarnell, entering
the smoky wilderness over
the weekend with back-
packs, chainsaws and oth-
er heavy gear to remove
brush and trees as a heat
Save across the Southwest
sent temperatures into the
Prescott Fire Chief Dan
Freijo said he feared the
worst when he received
a call Sunday afternoon
from someone assigned to
"All he said was 'We
might have bad news.
The entire Hotshot crew
deployed their shelters,'"'
Fraijo said. "When we talk
about deploying the shel-
ters, that's an automatic
'fear, absolutely. That's a
last-ditch effort to save
yourself when you deploy
your shelter.", .,
Arizona Forestry .Divi-
sion spokesman Mike
Reichling said all 19 vic-
tims had deployed their
emergency shelters as
they were trained to do.
When there is no way
out, firefighters are sup-
posed to step into them, lie
face down on the ground
and pull the fire-resistant
fabric completely, over.
themselves. The shelter
is designed to reflect heat
and trap cool breathable
air inside for a few nmin-
utes while a wildfire burns
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Marianna wins one, drops one in tourney
BY SIELIA MADER
The Marianna Dixie Youth AA
All-Stars have 1-1 in state tour-
nament play. The team opened
the tournament with a 5-2 win
over' Okeechobee on Saturday
before being shut out by Wesley
Chapel on Sunday.
In Saturday's win, Marianna
plated four runs in the top of the
first inning. Brennan Faircloth
singled and moved to third on a
double by Jake Locke. Chris Ga-
ble singled Faircloth home with
Brandon Early clearing the bases
on a triple.
With two outs, Jake Harris sin-
gled home Early. Okeechobee
countered with only one run in
the bottom -half of the frame.
Grant Thompson singled and
Paycey Williams reached on an
error in the second inning but
no runs plated.
In the third inning, Early and
Brady Brock both singled but
were left stranded on the bases.
Marianna was three up three
down in the top of the fourth.
Okeecholbee added a run in the
bottom of the fourth to make it
a 4-2 game.
,. In the fifth inning, Blake Hill
and Faircloth both single but no
runs scored. Marianna's final
run came in the top of the sixth
inning. Jake Locke single, stole
second and reached third on a
sacrifice by Gable.. Early sacri-
ficed Locke home.
Marianna was scheduled to
take on Spring Hill at 2 p.m.
Monday. Results of that game
were not available at press time.
Neal Adams rounds third and heads home dur-
ing a Graceville AA district tournament game in
on, Malone done
Dixie Youth AA State tournament action
got underway Saturday in Wildwood with
Graceville and Malone All-Stars both fall-
ing in their openers.
Sunday, Graceville and Malone were pit-
ted against each otherwith Graceville corn-
ing out on top 16-2 to remain alive in state
play. The loss ended Malone's season.
Graceville had three players perfect at
the plate. Going there for three was Neal
Adams, Tyler Deon, ain Gabe Norsworthy,
with all three scoring two runs each.
Going two for three was Zephaniah
Brunson, Anthony Watford, Tykeise Sa-
cion, Christian Myrick, Drew Greenwood,
and Connor Dillard.
Picking up one hit was Blane Woodham
and Hunter Burks. Graceville was sched-
,uled to take on East Lakeland at 5 p.m.
Monday Results of that game were not
available at press time..
Paul staying with
The Associated Press
Chris Paul is staying with the Los Angeles
The AUll-Star point guard agreed to a new
deal on the first day free agency opened,
agent Leon Rose confirmed.
Paul posted a message on his Twitter ac-
count Monday morning, saying "I'M IN!!!"
. Paul led the Clippers to their first Pacific
Division title last season and his decision
.to stay is the second big victory for the
longtime losers in this offseason, follow-
ing the signing of Doc Rivers as their new
Paul can earn about $108 million over
five years withthe Clippers. The deal can't
be signed until July 10, after next season's
salary cap is set. '
The two-time Olympic gold medalist has
helped turn around the Clippers franchise
in two seasons since coming in a trade from
the New Orleans Hornets. They made the
playoffs in both seasons, advancing to the
second round in 2012, and went 56-26 this
season, the best record in their history.
Paul averaged 16.9 points, 9.7 assists
and an NBA-best 2.4 steals per game. He
was the Western Conference player of the
month in December, when the Clippers
Paul spent his first six seasons with the
Hornets before lie was dealt to the Clip-
pers, shortly after the NBA, then serving
as owners of the Hornets, stopped a trade
that would have sent him instead to the
That decision has paid off big for the
Clippers, long the second-class citizens
in Los Angeles but the team that played a
much more exciting style and had much
better results than the Lakers last season.
They fired Vinny Del Negro even after
their 2012-13 success but landed one of
the NBA's marquee coaches in Rivers, who
led the Boston Celtics to the 2008 NBA
PHOTOS: MARK SKINNER
T op: Malone's Antwain Johnson goes up for a two point shot against BlountstownSaturday during
the Tiger Summer Shootout in Graceville. Malone beat Blountstown 61-43. The Tigers also beat
Walton and Bozeman to earn a perfect record in the tournament. Bottom left: Rashard McKin-
ney heads to the hoop against Bozeman Saturday during the Tiger Shootout. Graceville scored victories-
over South Walton and Bozeman but was beat by Marianna. Bottom right: Marianna's Laterian Pittman
makes a layup for Marianna Saturday during the Tiger Summer Shootout in Graceville. Marianna won
,this game 73-47, and later defeated Graceville 52-43 for a perfect record in the tournament.
Williams loses to Lisickd in Wimbledon stunner
The Associated Press
Her loss left top-ranked
Novak Djokovic and No. 2
LONDON Serena Wii- Andy Murray as the only pie-
liams joined a growing list of tournament favorites still
marquee names eliminated standing.
early at this wild and unpre Those two stayed on course
dictable Wimbledon. for a meeting in the final by
The defending champion winning .in straight sets on
and five-time Wimtbledon r Centre Court. Djokovic ousted
winner failed to close out a German veteran Tommy Haas
see-saw third set Monday, after Murray beat Mikhail
dropping the last four games Youzhny of Russia. Neither
to Sabine Lisicki of Germany THEASSOCIATEDPRESS player has dropped a set en
and losing 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in'the Sabine Lisicki of Germany celebrates after beating Serena Williams route to the quarters.
fourth round. The result end- of the United States in their singles match at Wimbledon in London Williamshadn'teitherbefore
ed Williams' career-best 34- on Monday. this match. But after drop-
match winning streak. ping the first against Lisicki,
It was the latest in a string Maria Sharapova and Victoria something successful. I didn't she won nine straight games
of improbable exits to jolt the Azarenka. continue that path. The result to lead 3-0 in the third. The
tournament, with defendifig "I probably couldn't be more didn't go the way it could have players then traded breaks to
champion Roger Federer and disappointed," Williams said. gone had I continued to play give Williams a 4-2 lead, but
Rafael Nadal knocked out in "I think I may have backed the way I did in the second
the first three days along with off of a success. I was playing set." See SHOCKER, Page 2BL
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The pack with Jan Bakelants of'Belgium, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, passes rock formations near PianaMonday during the third stage of
the Tour de France. The race started in Ajaccio and will finish in Calvi, Corsica island, France.'
After beaut ofCorsica, the-bunt of Tur awaits
The~ssociated Press ]an Bakelants was happy. The team that time trials better than
SBelgiagn started the day in the RadioShack will be in yellow
CALVI, Corsica A funny yelowjersey that he-won with a next.
thing about the Tour de France clever and gutsy spun of riding., '"We have good riders but
is that it can give competitors Sunday. He will wear it again for haven't really trained for the
the most fabulous terrain on at least another day duringTues- team time trial," Bakelants said.
which to ride, but it cannot force' day's team time trial in Stage "It will be tough to keep the jer-
them to race. "4. The teams will race against sey, but I've', already had it two
Instead of being the tricky day the clockk' heading 6ff one after days and that's special.... It's ex-
full of traps and surprises that the dther in aerodynamic-hel- traordinarytohavewornmit."
Tour teams feared and orga- mets, 6n a pancake-flat, 15-mnile. At the end of the stage, in the fi-
nizers hoped for, Stage 3 of the course in Nice, past the coastal nal 9 miles, the racingpicked up.
100th edition proved a bit of ia town's airport and along'its fa- Several riders tried and failed to
dud. mous. beachside avenue, the get away from the chasing pack.
Yes,. there some of the most, Promenade des Ahglais. It came down to a sprint in the
riveting coastal scenery .ever. With that technical and quick last 500 yards. Simon Gerrans,
visited by the 1.10-year-oldrace.' ordeal awaiting them, and be- an Australian, threw his front
The drama, however,' was in cause coastal headwinds slowed wheel over the line just before
short supply. Corsica 'may be the riders, none of the 21 other, .Peter Sagan, a Slovakian.
France's "island of beauty," but teams couldbebothered Mon- On paper, 'Stage 3 looked
the riders were just as happy to day to really try to t ake the lead daunting 91 miles of nar-
whizpast it. from Bakelants.. row roads as sinewy as a blood
"Twisty roads -like that along His .RadioShack teammates vessel, with very' little fiat. On
the coast, stunningscenery, and did a grand job protecting him., television, the coves, the white
I'm sure it',made for great shots They rode much of the stage at beaches and cliffs plunging into
from the helicopter." race favor- the front of the pack, not let- -turquoise seas looked incred-
ite Chris Froome said. "Butthat's ting breakaway "riders' get 'too ible. The riders strung out like
not what we were interested in." far ahead and' discouraging a,;:necklace of colored pearls as
In, a three-week test of"endur- other teams from any thoughts they sped along the coastline
ance, not 'every stage can be "a of making a concerted assault. on a succession of twisting and
classic. There are days, such as Their management of the ,stage breathtaking bends.
Monday, when the peloton de- helpedmake for'dull racing, but That is why C6rsica paid the
cides the priority is to get from A itkept Bakelants ,in yellow. Tour to come thisplace: to make
to B safely, get back to the hotel, "We never panicked," he said. it look good. The island gave
massage, eat and sleep. To have '"We managed the gaps." close to $4 million to the Tour's
success at the Tour, survival 'But Tuesday will more than owners for the right to host the
comes first. likely be his last .,day in the first three stages this year, and
"The race is always what the .leader's jersey. There are 71 rid- paid another $2.6 million in oth-
riders make of it," Tour director ers just a second behind him in er expenses, said Paul Giacobbi,
Christian Prudhomme said, -the standings. One of them on a who heads the regional govern-
ment. That bought "hours and
hours and.hours" of worldwide
television coverage and "1 bil-
lion spectators," he said.
The logistics were compli-
cated. The Tour was transport-
ing itself on seven ships back
across the Mediterranean to the
French mainland overnight on
Monday so -it could resume less
than 24 hours later for Stage 4 in
Nice. After :Monday's trek from
the port of Ajaccio, two planes
whisked the riders from the fin-
ish in Calvi so they could sleep
in hotels on the French coast
that same night. .
This was the Tour's first visit to
Corsica. Both carmie away happy.
Piudhomme, .the' race director,
said viewing figures- in France
for the Corsican leg of the race
are the highest they've been in a
"That is because,.of the 100th
edition and the beauty of Cor-
sica," he said. .
Not that Froome and the other
contenders for overall victory
much eared. They were happy
simply to -be heading back in
one piece to the French main-
land, where the Tourwill be de-
cided in stages in the Pyrenees
and Alps far more, decisive than
anything Corsica could offer.
"I'm quite relieved to be head-
ing off Corsica now," Froome
said. "Hopefully, the race will
settle down a little bit."
15 is enough
The Associated Press
NEW YORK The Atlantic
Coast Conference is now a 15-
team league and it might just
stay that way for a while.
After Commissioner John
Swofford welcomed Pittsburgh,
Syracuse and Notre Dame to
the ACC at a news conference at
the NASDAQ stock exchange in
Manhattan, he said that further
expansion isn't on the agenda.
"It's not a topic of conversa-
tion for us right now," he said. "I
would not anticipate it being in
the future, but we'll see. I. don't
predict the future much any-
more, I've learned better. But it's
not something that's on the table
for discussion in our league right
Snow." '' '.
Swofford was joined at the
news conference by Florida State
football coach Jimbo Fisher, Vir-
ginia Tech football coach Frank
Beamer Notre Dame basketball
coach Mike Briey, Syracuse bas-
ketball coach Jim Boeheim and
former Pittsburgh great and now
Arizona Cardinals star, receiver
Larry Fitzgerald. The group then
.,took part in a closing bell cer-
emony at the stock market..
The ACC even brought the
mascots to Times Square for an
event it dubbed' #ACCtakeNYC
on Twitter. The fuzzy crew ofcos-
tumed characters was bouncing
around Manhattan on Sunday,
posting pictures on Twitter from
various tourist attractions.
The ACC does have one more
lineup change scheduled for
next year, when Maryland leaves
for the Big Ten and Louisville
The Cardinals were picked to
replace the Terrapins ahead of
Cincinnati and Cbnnecticut
Both of those schools lobbied
the ACC'lo be next out of the
Big East and both remain in the
newly renamed American Ath-
If the ACC ever does decide to
go to 17 members 16 for foot-
ball as Notre Dame will remain
an -independent in its flagship
sport Cincinnati and Con-
necticut would make geograph-
ic sense And fit in perfectly with
what is shaping up to be. the
mostlformidable basketball con-
ference in the country. Syracuse
and Pittsburgh have been peren-
nial top-20 basketball programs
in recent years, and Louisville is
the defending NCAA champion.
"From an .athletic perspec-
tive, I think it's more than fair
to say this is the strongest col-
lection of basketball programs
that has ever !been assembled
in one conference," Swofford
said. "And our potential from
a football standpoint is truly
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the American couldn't
win another game despite
having four break points.
Lisicki converted her
second match point with
a forehand winner.
"I'm 'still shaking," Lis-
icki said in a post-match
interview, covering her
face with her hands to
wipe away tears. "inm just
Williams said her serve
usually her main weap-
on let.her down in the
"I felt that I was on the'
verge of winning," she:
said. "At that point I just
was physically unable to
hold serve. ... You have to
be ready and willing to
hold your, serve. I wasn't
willing or able, probably
didn't even want to hold
my serve today."
Lisicki reached the semi-
finals at the All England
Club in 2011 but this will
rank as her biggest victory
at the grass-court Grand
Slam. She has eliminated
the reigning French Open
champion the last four
times she played Wimble-
don, having missed the
tournament in 2010. She
ousted Sharapova in the
fourth round last year.
Djokovic reached his
17th straight Grand Slam
quarterfinal by beating
Haas 6-1, 6-4, 7-6 (4). He
failed to serve out the
Jmatch at 5-3 in the third
'and wasted a match point in the first set and fell 7-6
in the. next game before (5), 7-5-to Kaia Kanepi of
closing out the tiebreaker Estonia,.failing to become
with a forehand winner on the first British woman in
his fourth match point, the quarters of any Grand
"] thinkthat I'm playing Slam since 1984.
really; really good tennis Robson, the first British
at this moment," Djokovic woman to reach the sec-
said. "Maybe even better ond week at Wimbledon
than back in ,2011 when I since .1998, squandered
won this tournament.", a chance for a headline
Djokovic moved bn to matchupwithWilliams.In-
No. 7 Tomas Berdych, who stead, Kanepi will face Lis-
reached his first Wimble- icki in the quarterfinals.
don quarterfinal since he Former champion Petra
was the runner-up in 2010 Kvitova, last year's runner-
by beating Bernard Tomic, up Agnieszka Radwanska
7-6 (4), 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-4. and No. 4 David Ferrer all
Berdych beat Djokovic in avoided upsets to ad-
the semifinals that year. .11 vance, as did sixth-seeded
Djokovic's quarterfinalF Li Na of China.
streak is the third longest Juan Martin del Potro,
behind Roger Federer's playing with his, left knee
36 and Jimmy Connors' .........'.........
27. Federer's string ended
with last week's loss in the
Murray, facing the ever-
increasing pressure to be-
come the first British man
since 1936 to win Wimble-
don, was in trouble in the
second set. He trailed 5-2
against Youzhny, who was
a 2012 Wimbledon quar-
terfinalist, but broke back
when the Russian served
for the set at 5-4. Then,
down 5-3 in the tiebreaker,
Murray took the set's last
four points. He broke' im-
mediately in the third, and
cruised from there to set
up a match with Fernando
Verdasco of Spain.
Murray is the only British
player left in the tourna-
ment, after Laura Robson
lost. She couldn't recover
from her missed chances
heavilytaped after a scary
fall in the previous round;'
beat Andfeas Seppi 6-4, 7-
6 (2), 6-3, He said his knee
was "really painful" and
he hopes it ,'will be better
by the time he plays Fer-
rer on Wednesday. Ferrer
overcame another slow
start to beat Ivan Dodig of
Croatia 6-7: (3), 7-6 (6), 6-
Despite Williams' loss,
there's still an American
woman in the quarters af-
ter Sloane Stephens beat
19-year-old Moniica Puig
of Puerto Rico 4-6, 7-5,
On a busy day at Wim-
bledon with every round-
of-16 match to be played,
Kvitova was the first to
'reach the last eight, beat-
ing Carla Suarez Navarro
:of, Spain 7-6 (5), 6-3. She
will play Kirsten Flipkens
of Belgium, who reached
her first career Grand
Slam-quarterfinal by oust-
ing Flavia Pennetta of Italy
7-6 (2), 6-3 a year after
her ranking plummeted to
262nd because of injuries.
Poland will send two
men into the quarterfi-
nals for the first time after
24th-seeded Jerzy Janow-
icz and *130th-ranked Lu-
kasz Kubot each won five-
The big-serving Janow-
icz outlasted. Jurgen Mel-
zer 3-6, 7-6 (1), 6-4, 4-6,
6-4, while Kubot defeated
Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-
3,3-6,6-3, 6-4. They'll play
each other Wednesday
with the winner becom-
ing the country's first male
Grand Slam semifinalist.
In other matchups, Li
faces Radwanska, and Ste-
phens plays 2007 finalist
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Dear Annie: My only child just graduated.
high school. Her'sumriner is full of parties,
working and having furi with her friends.
This includes staying, out later on week-
As the only parent, I work full time and
need to be in bed by a decent time. I don't
wan t to be awakened bVher coming home
or, worse, worrying about whether she's
OK. She's a great girl with a good: head
on her shoulders. But as a widow, I know
firsthand that bad things can happen to
the people you love.
How do I deal with this new wrinkle as
my daughter teeters on the brink of adult-
hood? She still needs rules and guidance.
I don't want to be overprotective. Is there *
a compromise that will put my mind at
ease and let her enjoy her summer?
Dear Mom: You are smart to anticipate
these problems and understand the pit-
falls. First, if your daughter has a job, she,
too; -needs to get some rest. Discuss this
with her. Explain the problem from your
perspective, and let her weigh in. Work
out a "contract," in which she agrees to re-
spond promptly to your calls or texts and
to call if she cannot get home safely, .and
you agree to pick her up, etc, Butyou can-
not protect her from eerything. Mom,
and in the near. future, you _wfilLbave no
control over it anyway. It will help ifyou
train yourself in the difficult task ofletting
Dear Annie: Your reply to "Need Help
in California" was right on. My cousin
has been married to her first cousin for
more than 50 years. They have raised four
healthy, intelligent kids who have 'ubse-.
quently given birth to healthy, intelligent
Our extended family may have fretted
a bit at first, but We loved them and no-
ticed immediately ,that they were a great
match. They still are.
CALIFORNIA COUSIN NOW IN
Herbert Beerbbhm Tree, an English actor and theater
manager who died in 1917, said, 'A committee should con-
sistof three men, two of whom are absent."'
So, a male bridge, declarer is a committee. In this deal,
how should the committee play in three no-trump after
West leads the heart jack?
SMost authorities recommend not using Stayman when
responder has 4-3-3-3 distribution with a four-card' ma-
jor. And thatwill be right most of the time. However, when
there is a 4-4 fit and opener has 4-4-3-2 distribution, the
suit in which the partnership has only five cards could
prove to be a fatalweakness. (Note that in this deal four
.spades has no chance, but if West had a second spade, it
would be makable.)
.South starts with eight top tricks: one spade, three hearts,
two diamonds and two clubs. His order of business is to
collect a second spade trick. And there is a guaranteed line
of play. After taking the first trick, declarer should cash his
spade ace. Here, the queen drops fromWest, so South con-
tinues with a spade to dummy's jack. But if the ace collects
only low cards, declarer still plays another spade and must
eventually establish that second winner.
Note that initially playing a spade to the 10lIs fatal here.
The tempting finesse must'be deleted from the agenda.
Finally,. here is another question: Suppose South needs
three spade tricks. What should he do?
Now it is correct to play low to the 10 on the first round.,
And if it loses to the queen or king, South next cashes his
ace. He has a paltry 37 percent chance of success.
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CANCER (June 21-July 22)
-You're in a cycle where
a number of pleasant
surprises are likely to be
waiting in the wings.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)
- Circumstances that are
having a good effect on
your prestige and reputa-
tion continue to operate.
Now is the time to go after
an important objective.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
-You have a marvelous
way of handling things
that will benefit everyone
with whom you're in-..
volved, as well as reward
SLIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct 2'3)
- Situations in which you
share a common interest
with a partner or group
will prove especially lucky.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov.
22) -,Group arrange-
menrits should work out
quite well, provided each
person involved plays his
or her assigned role with-
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-'
Dec. 21)-Yobu stand a
very good chance of earn-
ing much more than usual
for your expertise and/or
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan.
19)- Instead of seeing
yourself as a mere partici-
pant, don't hesitate to take.
a much more active mana-
,gerial role ini a project.
AQUARIUS (Janii. 20-Feb.
19) Success in yoiir
endeavors is a strong pos-
sibility, provided you use
you initiative andyour
PISCES (Feb. 20-March
20) -Take steps to rein-
force the bond between
you and the one.you love.
Do anything and every-
thing you can tO make it.
ARIES ,(March p1-April
19) Spend some quality
time on situations or proj-
; ects that could improve
your financial situation.
20) -With your popular-
ity ascending, those who
already find you appealing
will be even more strongly
attracted to you.
GEMINI (May21-June 20)
-Tryto work on an ambi-
tious pursuit in ways that
'won't be obvious to your
competitors, By the time
they become aware, you'll
have.already executed it.,
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world's largest commercial
equipment, supplies, training and $5,000.
in monthly customer included.
Baby tub: girl clothes 3-12m. $20.850-209-9107
Bed & Dresser. Twin,,white $100.850-482-2155
Bedroom Set-Wood. Awe.. $375.850-557-3071
Cello: Meranow/bow. case. $125.850-274-8776.
Dining get: 7pc cherry finisht$100.850-482-2155
Leather Jacket- Men's S-40. $50.-850-557-3071
Mobility.Scooter- New Batts. $500.850-481-6573
Outdoor dining set: 7 Oiece-$200. 850-482-2155
Phone: Motorola Droid 3. $70. 850-372-2929
Rediner, burgundy color, $30.850-482-2155
Janitorial Business for sale
Equipment, training and 60K
S annualgross $19,500
The declassified Today
The Classifieds Today.
Rat Terrier-Free to good home. Bik/Brw/Wh.
Good DispoSition. Smrhart. Loyal. 334-618--6637
Shotgun-Mossberg 12 ga.. $65. 850-326-4544 .
Table: 4 chair, wood $40 850-592-2881
TV-Mitsubishi 46" 1080 PHD $100.850-557-3071
Used Tires-1-265 70R15 $25. 850-482-6022
Used Tires-l-P225-70R,16 $25. 850.482-6022
Used Tires -1-P255 70R-16 $25. 850-482-6022
Used Tires- 2-245 75R16 $25. 850-482-6022
Used Tires-4-P235-55R-18. $40. 850-482-6022
What to save time on your
Ever wish you could have
clothes picked out for you
as soon as your walk in
your favorite store?
Have you ever wanted
P help finding that unique
,^ vintage dress or antique
piece of furniture?
ICAN HELP.When people have asked about
passion the first and only thing that would
come to mind is shopping. I can do what I love
& help others in the process. Rates are $15/hr
for personal shopper and $25 finder's fee for
vintage clothing and furniture. After a short get
to know you session, I can assist in making
your shopping experience not only a memora-
ble one buta painless one. Call 803-378-5853.
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July 6th &7th
National Peanut Festival Buiding .
Hwy 231 S. Dothan, Alabama
Over 275 Tables *
Sat 9-5 Sin. 104
DIABETIC TEST STRIPS
NEEDED I BUY SEALED/
CALL BOB (334) 219-4697
OR 850) 710-0189
Wanted: Old Coins, Gold,
S Diamonds, Guns, And Tools
West Main Jewelry & Loan 334-671-1440.
LAWN & GARE N EQUIPMENTAIJL
Generator: Tahoe Diesel Generator
TPI7000LXH. New, never Used. Remote start,
single cylinder vertical four stroke air cooled
direct injection. $2,000. Call 251-254-0093
M L S IFORSAE "
4-Wheeler. 110cc fun for all. $900 new, will A
take $500 OBO. Must sell. 5 yrs. old, hardly
used. Call Steve @ 334.796.1724
..ANNE'S DAYLILIES .
827S. APPLETREEST a ;
',Dothan, Daylilies ($1- up)
334-792-0653 or 334-797-9657
Free Perennial wfth purchasol '
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BuySwamp Gator Natural
Family and Pet Safe
Available at The Home Depot
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3-by-3 box (in bold borders) contains every digit
1 to 9. For strategies on how to solve Sudoku,.
Solution to Friday's puzzle .
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T9 1 45 382767.
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Alto Saxophone: Nearly new. Barely used.
$900 new. $500 OBO. Grab it before band -
camp!!! Has a scratch, plays great
Baby Grand Piano: Sohmer & Company "1959"i
Model 57 in mint condition, purchased in
2003 after minor restorations and very little
play, but has been continuously tuned.Ma-
hogany wood with maple finish. Matching
wood bench included. $12,000 334-589-3422
2 kittens free to a good home, 6 weeks old,
litter trained, I male & 1 female. 850-272-4908
Bulldog Puppies- English,,Male and female for
adoption. Contact me if you are willing to have
therm at n a/12P3vahnoo fcrnm -r 1. .
I U-Pick $7.00 per gallon I
S' We-Pick $20.00 per gallon I
Co. Rd. 33 in Columbia
u Julian Aplin
Sqaush, okra, peppers,
Open Mon-Sat (7-6)
4 334-792-6362. 4,,
Couny Rod 75Sout, asy
j Frozen Green
T"^^ shelled peanuts
850-209-3322 or 85S-573-6594
Now Open Hwy. 52 Slocomb
U-Pick or We-Pick Tomatoes
Call Today 334-726-7646
SNELL FARMS SKIPPERVILLE AL
* Shelled Pea's Butter Beans Okra
4 Retail or Wholesale <4
Call 334-733-6489 or 334-733-6490
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Jackson County Floridan *
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Peas, Corn, Squash,
S cucumbers, pickles,
okra& snap beans
Off hwy 90 between Cypress
& Grand Ridge on Mayo Rd.
U-PICK PEAS 6 miles N of Grand Ridge,
or 2.1 miles S of Dellwood on Hwy 69.
$7. /per 5 gal. bucket,
Field opens at 6:30- 6:30
7 days/wk. ,.'..
Dark & White Peas & Butterbeans
Ready to Pick
or I-Pck o6r We-PIfk
6-Pi.41c T omatoesad PeperW
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HOME GROWN. FRESH
SOther Fresh Vegetables!
All Farm Fresh!
220 W. Hwy 52 Malvern
Taking Order for Chilton County Peaches
; $20 Box. Monday-Saturday 6am-2pm
L Call 334-791-2388 J
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Affordable Lawn Care"
Low Overhead Low Prices
Clay O'Neal's +
Land Clea6ring, Inc. "in'm
AL"TA, IPL MM
cei 33-u-o AiiiswMDH~
Coil 850-35055 A
1Trolin Motor Repair
Affordable Service! Fast Repair!
W Most Cases 1 Week Turnaround.
Servicing Minn Kota & Motorgulde.
NEW& USED TIRES
Hours: Mon-Frl 7-5 Sat 7-1
2978 Pierce Street (behind Tim's Florist)
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i cmon firstname.lastname@example.org
All A4 r Appliances
^ B Same Dacy/ext Day Service
4 U Pick or We Pick 4m
Tomatoes & ( We Pick) Feld Corn
CLOSED ON SUNDAY
+ TREES TREES
^ -+ 12 ft.tall30 gal.
:-Sif containers ,
7S $69.95 buy 2
: 'F ^ get one FREE
Live Oaks, Crape Myrtle,
Cherry Laurel & Magnolias
Ual Pea River $imbr
I 334-38-2003 ^
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Part-time News Clerk
The Jackson County Floridan newspaper
has an immediate opening for a part-time
news clerk to handle various community
listings columns, assist people in the
newsroom-and answer telephone calls and
questions frpm the public. Thesuccessful
applicant should possess excellent written
and verbal communication skills and be
knowledgeable with computer. Must type
accurately and quickly and able to juggle
different tasks at once.
Drug screen & background check required.
WE'LL BEAT ANY PRICE!!
S Big Or Small Jobs WELCOME
A"Beautification of Your Home"'
Carpentry/Painting Installations ,
Furniture Repair & Refinishing
General Repairs,* Insured'-
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SRemodels Service Work
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CLEANING Mardanna, FL 3244q
Cleaning Is Our Obnlsession (850) 728-3832
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McLane Company, one of the largest
grocery wholesale companies in the nation,
is looking for a Distribution Center
Supervisorto join our Dothan, AL Division.
This position reports directly to the
Distribution Center Manager and is
responsible for the day to day operations
of a fast paced department staffed with
approximately 25+ employees.
Responsibilities include meeting daily
production standards, employee relations,
staffing, meeting order quality standards,
daily housekeeping and misc. reporting.
The ideal candidate will possess a
bachelor's degree and preferably two to
four years hands on experience in the '
functional areas listed above. Must also
possess excellent communication and
S computer skills. Experience in the '
distribution industry is preferred, but not
McLane Company offers an excellent salary,
annual bonus plan and benefits that include
medical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD, and
401k. If you are interested in applying for
S this position, you,may stop by our main
lobby Monday through Friday between the
hours of 8am and 4pm or forward your
resume and salary history to:
McLane Southeast Dothan
Attn: Human Resources
100 McLane Parkway
Cottonwood, AL 36320
Phone: (334) 678-2707
Fax: (334) 678-2754
(Take Highway 231 south to the Florida
state line. Turn left onto State Line Road.,
McLane is 1 mile down on right)
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+ ook ahead to your
/ ~future! Start training
iomaton for a new career in
FO T lrkISJ Medical Assisting,
COLLEGE -Medical Office +
Pharmacy Technology, Electr'ical Trades &
'HVAC! Call Fortis'College
888-202-4813 For consumer
S information visit www.fortis.edu
BR/BA, nice l ean apt. in tdo yourwn
screened porch, large yStard trainingg
No pets 850-5572000 for mo a new career inf.
S UR IIS Medical Assisting,
COLLEGE Med ica l Offient
pharmacy Tehnology St, EleMaTrianna.des &
$490 month 1 yr.lease $400 dep.
HVAC Call Joanne 85Fors Coll-693-0570ege
888-202-4813 For consumer
information visit www.fortis.edu
I Beach BA, nictte for Rean apt in w.SBA
Large screened porch, large yard $450. mo.an Hill
(Near Mexico Beach) 555001wk
No pets. 850-482-2539 or 57-2000 1or mo88-2388re Ino.
.One bedroom apartment for rent
S & 2BR Apartments in M arianna
$490 mon 'th 1 yr. lease $400 dep.,
Call Joanne 8504693-0500'
2 & 3 Beah Cottage for mes Rent to Own1.5A .
Large screentIncluded. Forh d Beaon Hils
(Near Mexi rco Beach) $50/wk
85O-482-2539 or 201-888-2388
I & !BR Apartments In Marianna
2 & 3011 Mobile Homes Rent to Own
Lot rent Included. Tor details
S850-557-3432 or 850-814-6515 4,
S1BR/1BA Completely Remodeled, 5 minutes
from Wal-mart, engery efficient, tankless
water heater, all apple No Smoking or Pets!
'$450 Mo. + $400 Dep. Call 850-573-6198
. 2BRlBA House for rent,
Safe neighborhood, $500O/mo + dep.
850-482-8196 OR 850-209-1301
2BR/2BA Duplex 2152 Lovers Ln. $450. meo.
S45so. den. Grand Rlda 6* Call 850-592-5571'
You'll also getcareer training and money for
college. If you're ready for the excitement, join
the Army National Guard today. _
SSG Ambrocio Bias ;6HB;
,L" ,, V p ,I 2844r Mason st."
4N. I I g l,
3BR/1.SBABrick Home in Malone Storage
shed, fenced backyard, No Pets!
$600 Mo..+ $600 Dep. Call 850-569-2697
3BR/1 BA, 2643 Faney St. Cottondale.
CH&A No Pets, $600 Mo. + $400 Dep.
2BW1BA 2656 Railroad St. $450 Mo. + $400. Dep
No Pets (850) 352-4222 or 850-557-4513
3BR/1BA House on I ac. lot, AC/H 2855 Owens
St Marianna. No Pets $650 Mo. + $350 Dep.
1850-415-6995 or 850-849-2515.
.Austin Tyler & Co *
Quality Homes &Apartments
850- 526-3355 or austintylerco.com
"Property Ma6ageenent Is Out ONLY Business"
House for Rent 3BR/2BA Hwy 71 South I
SMarlanna, FL No Pets. $650. Mo. + $650. Dep.;
c: all 850-482-4400
2 & 3 bedroommobile Homes in Cottondale.
$500 and up. H20, garbage, sewer included.
S2 & 3BR Mobile Homes in Cottondale,.
NO PETS CH&A$325- 50/Month
Roomate situation also available.
850-258-1594 Leave Message
I 2- 3BR Mobile Honmes 1
Sin Madana&Sueads(85009595 I|
II '3/2,DbL Wd. Mobile Home (byIltsellf) l
on qulet lot in.Sneads. 850-209-459S ,.
For Rent Greenwood, Marlanna, &
Cottondale, starting 0) $375/mo.
Quiet; well maintained Park, Water/sewer/
garbage/lawn included. Available Now
3/2 DW $625. & 3/2 $575. & 3/2 $500.
Joyce Riley RE 850-209-7825_ .
1985 Gambler 17ft Bass Boat with a year 2002
Evinrude 115HP Motor- Includes Depth Finder
and Trolling Motor. Equipped with CD
player/Radio, 2 live wells, and life-vests. Re-
cently Had new carpet installed and professio-
nally painted. Storage Cover Included. Trailer is
in great condition! $3400 OBO. Contact ,334-
372-1019 .or 334-482-1172 for mtnore'info.
^ 1986 Bayllner Contessa
2850 with Volvo 260hp I/O
engine. Excellent condition
with low engine hours.
There have only been two
owners. No trailer but have a friend with one
who will negotiate transport separately if
needed. "U" shaped dinette, stand up head,
hanging lockers & plenty of storage, private
cabin w/queen size bed, Bomar hatches & lots
of beautiful teak wood. $9,000.334-687-8507
Blue Fin pass 1998 Ellmator All Aluminum Bass
,N 0 Boat, 50 HP force engine, galvanized trailer-
new tires, all in very good condition, 2 live well
boxes, 4 new seats, new Humminbird fish find-
er $3,995 OBO 828-837-1314 or 828-4214M998
Cobra 1996, 16ft,' 55HP Johnson, power trim,
anchor, trolling motor, depth finder on a Cobra
trailer, $4,500 334-232-4610
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6 R Tudav .Tulv 2. 2t11 .TJacksn rCintv Flnridan
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G3 20ft. 2006 Pontoon Boat 90 Evinrude E-Tec.
110 hrs. fish finder, new batteries, trailer, cov-
er, bimini top, changing area w/ porta potty,
very good cond. $12,500. 850-258-3148.
Stratos 1996 Bass Boat, 201 Pro XL w/Trailer,
2003 Evinrude 225 h.p. (low hours), Trolling mo-
tor, GPS, 2 Depth finders, extra. SS Prop., Built
In Battery Charger. Lots of Extras, Excellent
condition, garage kept. Must see. $10,500 229-
M OTO HOS I& RVS
1999 35ft Pace Arrow: Ford V10, new front-in
with michilin tires, Very clean, lots of storage,
private bedroom, dual AC with generator, mi-
crowave. $13,900. Call 334-793-3494 or 334-333-
Ford 1968 Mustang: emerald green, only 131k
miles, 289 4 barrel automatic, rebuilt motor.
Sand transmission, good condition. Asking
$6,000'QBO Call 334-733-0106
Cadillac 1989 Seville
141 K (Classic:Car) ,
only a few ever made,,
runs great, looks great,
too much to mention. Must See!
$2400. OBO 334-648-3171.
CHEVY 1995 CAPRICE-Clean, runs great, cold
air, fully loade $3,300 OBO ,334-740-0229
Honda 2007 Accord: Special Edition, 45k miles,
white, cloth interior, fully loaded, 6 disc
changer, 4 cylinder, very clean and one owner
$10,000 334-897-6929 or 334-475-6309.
Honda 2008 Accord EX-L: Burgundy, 4 Door,
Automatic, leather, sun roof, heated seats,
all the extras. $14,900. 334-300-4418
Inflniti 2012 G37: 23k miles, fully loaded, blue
with beige leather interior, navigation system,
XM radio, heated seats, alloy wheels, sunroof,
one owner, regular maintenance and serviced.
$32,000 Call 334-355-1426
Jeep 2010 Wrangler Unlimited right hand drive
vehicle, 4 door, 4 wheel drive, automatic, hard-
top, alloy wheels. Green pearl color. 45,000
miles. $22,795. 229-308-9778
Mustang 2002 GT convertible, good shape,
gray in color with black top, 4- new tires,
runs great 334-792-1070 or 334-435-2151
Toyota 2013 Tacoma
2. 4 dr. 4 wheel drive. TRD off
road package. Automatic
transmission, rear locking
differential, tow package,
CD player.White exterior with grey interior.
Approx. 9,500 miles. $31,500.334-268-3900
C.Volkswagen, 2003 Beetle
GLS Convertible. Gray.
Leather, automatic, all
power. 55,000 mi. $6,000.
MTOR O Y
y2002 Harley Davidson
SUltra Classic Electra Glide.
Custom purple., black
5 paint. Loaded. Bike is
Chromed out. Garaged.
14,750 miles. In excellent
condition. Call 334-792-8701 or 714-4548.
2008 HD Sportster-883
Lots of upgrades &gear!
Black/chrome, 3k miles, all
HD gear (men's lg/XL and
i ladies' med/Ig jackets,
-. chaps, helmets, rain suits;
HD upgrades (aux lights, saddle bags, comfort
seat, chrome engine guard, passenger back-
rest. $5,100. Great bike, greatly loved, great
DEAL! Call Sam 334-790-3307
Honda 1100 Shadow 26,000 miles, windshield,
saddle bags, floor boards lots of extras, nice
Suzuki 2006 Grand Vitara 125K miles, good
cond. great little compact SUV $6500.
Commercial 2005 GreatDane 48ft. Reefer
SB300+ Thermbking with lift gate, in good
condition $18,000 OBO 334-797-1095.
Ford 2004 FI50 long bed .108K miles, nice truck,
well taken care of with tool box. $7500.
FordXLT S150 1995 Ext. Cab,'runs good, teal
green, Heat & Air works, 302 engine $2000. Also
willing to trade for a compact car in good run-
ning condition. 850-693-5812 or 850-557-8365.
a* We buy Wrecked Vehicles
Running or not!
334.7949576 or 344-791-4714
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LF160168 INVITATION TO BID
Bids will be received by the City of Marianna,
Florida, until 1:00 p.m.'CT, Thursday, July 18,
2013, Marianna City Hall in the City Hall Com-
mission Room, 2898 Green Street, Marianna,
Florida at which time and place all bids re-
ceived will be publicly opened and read aloud
for furnishing all labor and materials for the
PHASE IIl ALTERATIONS / RENOVATIONS
HOME SOURCE INTERNATIONAL, INC
MARIANNA INDUSTRIAL PARK FOR THE
CITY OF MARIANNA, FLORIDA
All work shall be done according to plans and
specifications prepared by Paul A. Donofro and
Associates, Architects, 2910 Caledonia Street,
Marianna, Florida 32446. Plans are on file and
open to inspection in the office of the Archi-
tect, 2910 Caledonia Street, Marianna, Florida.
Drawings and specifications may be obtained'
from the office of the Architect at Post Office
Box 861,2910 Caledonia Street, Marianna,
Florida 32446. General Contractors,
subcontractors, suppliers, or others may pur-
chase a full set of documents for $1,00.00 per
set. (upon request, a cd with specifications and
drawings in .pdf format will be furnished with
purchase of bidding documents)
Partial sets will notbe sold to major
subcontractors, (mechanical, plumbing and
electrical). Suppliers and other subcontractors
may purchase drawings and specifications at
the rate of $2.00/sheet of drawings and
25C/page of specifications.
Each bid must be accompanied by a bid bond,
or a cashier's check, made payable to the City
of Marianna, Florida in the sum of 5% of the
base bid as a guarantee and with an agree-
ment that the bidder will not revoke or cahcel
his bid or withdraw from the competition for a
period of thirty (30) days after the opening of
bids, and that in-the event the contract is
awarded to.the bidder, he will within ten
(10)consecutive days after it is submitted, en-
ter into written contract with the City of Ma-'
rianna, Florida in accordance with the accept-
ed bid. The cost-of the bond will be included as
part of the bidders base- bid proposal.
NOTE: There'will be a Mandatory Pre-Bid Con-
ferencefTuesday, July 9, 2013 at 9:00 a~m. CT. at
the Marianna City Hall Commission Room lo-
cated at 2898 Green Street, Marianna, Florida
32446 and attendance will be mandatory for all
General Contractors who plan to submit a bid
for this project, see Section B,"Instructions to
Bidders", Paragraph B-16.
The Owner reserves the right to waive
informalities in any bid, and to reject any or all
bids, or to accept any bid and any combination
of alternates or separate bid prices that, in
their judgement, will be to the best interest of
the City of Marianna Florida.
CITY OF MARIANNA, FLORIDA BY:
/s/ Jim Dean, City Manager
2898 Green Street
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