The Lake City reporter
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Title: The Lake City reporter
Uniform Title: Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: John H. Perry
Place of Publication: Lake City Fla
Creation Date: March 3, 2012
Publication Date: 04-17-2012
Frequency: daily (monday through friday)[<1969>-]
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Coordinates: 30.189722 x -82.639722 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-
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CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2AObituaries .............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 2B TODAY IN PEOPLE Disney, China teaming up. COMING WEDNESDAY Local news roundup. 83 60 Areas of a.m. fog WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterTUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNITY NE WSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM Vol. 138, No. 59 Still no license for MaeweatherBy HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comBusiness owner Kendrick Maeweather’s business license remains suspended after the city council meeting on Monday night. The council agreed to restore his license in May on condition that Maeweather reapply for a license. Maeweather’s license for Hole in the Wall Game and Arcade was suspended in February after a string of complaints were reported concerning underage drinking, violent activity and various building code infractions. Maeweather claims that the reported incidents happened in the parking lot and not inside the doors of his building. Maeweather appealed his suspension on April 2. The council requested a secu-rity plan be presented by Maeweather at the next city council meeting and tabled the discussion. Maeweather provided a signed letter to the council saying that he planned to change the age of entry from 18 to 21 years of age. He also said that he had spo-ken with Sheriff Mark Hunter, who agreed that two deputy sheriffs would work as “full time active security” at his business during weekend hours. “The security will be required to execute random consecutive appearances inside and outside the premises to deter all potential smoking in the building and violence of any type,” Maeweather wrote in his letter. “There seems to be some misunderstandings on really what he wants to do,” City Manager Wendell Johnson said. Johnson recommended Maewather ‘Seduced by every river’Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterABOVE: Filmmaker Elam S. Stoltzfus (second from left) speaks with land-scape architecture grad students from the University of Florida during a visit to the Osceola National Forest Monday. Stoltzfus is a part of the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition Team, which is par-ticipating in a 100-day, 1,000-mile trek through the Florida Wildlife Corridor. LEFT: Teri Cleeland (center), United States Forest Service/Deputy Forest Supervisor for the National Forests in Florida, shakes hands with photogra-pher Carlton Ward Jr., after congratulat-ing the team for having raised aware-ness of Florida wildlife. Pictured are conservationist Mallory Lykes Dimmitt (from left), Cleeland, filmmaker Elam S. Stoltzfus, biologist Joe Guthrie and Ward. Wildlife Expedition Team stops in OlusteeBy HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comF ollowing the paths of Florida panther and black bear tracks, the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition Team made a stop in Olustee National Park on Monday to share stories from their extended hike through Florida’s natural ecosystems. Photographer Carlton Ward Jr., biologist Joe Guthrie, conservationist Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and filmmaker Elam Stoltzfus make up the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition Team. The expedition team is on a mission to hike 1,000 miles in 100 days, making stops along the way to raise awareness about Florida’s wildlife corridor. This was Day 91. The corridor is a passageway of interconnected natural lands that runs from the Everglades to the Okefenokee. Completed in 2004, it functions as an avenue for facilitating ecological balance within the state. The corridor’s existence helps to combat fragmentation, or the separation of ecosys-tems, which decreases genetic diversity and limits the resources available to wild animals. “We have tried to go along a north-south TEAM continued on 5AThe newFCAT:Plenty’sat stakeBy LAURA HAMPSONlhampson@lakecityreporter.comStudents across Columbia County and the state will crack open booklets and power on computers today for the sec-ond day of the new, harder FCAT. Today students in third through 10th grade will take the reading portion of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Tests. This is the first year students will take FCAT 2.0, which carries a tougher scor-ing standard than the original FCAT and is based on the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards. More students are expected to fail statewide because of the new scoring standards. “We are expecting a drop in scores,” said Kitty McElhaney, district director of curriculum, assessment and accountabil-ity. If a school’s grade drops or increases it won’t necessarily mean student performance in the school changed, it’s just that the ruler used to measure performance has changed. FCAT scores affect school grades, teacher evaluations, course assignments, and pro-motion and graduation deci-sions. A failing grade can affect students in a number of ways. Third-grade students who fail can be retained. Failing grades can also force students to take remedial math or read-ing classes and eventually keep students from graduat-ing high school. A 10th grade student must pass the reading portion of the FCAT to graduate. But they get two chances to pass in 11th grade and two more opportunities senior year. Third graders especially can be nervous about the FCAT because they are taking the real test for the first time and advancing to fourth grade depends on their scores, McElhaney said. Teachers are sensitive to students’ anxiousness about the test, she said. “They tell students to do their best.” Most teachers have techniques to help students relax and focus. Teachers and students at Pinemount Elementary School made a music video to the tune of popular song “Tonight, Tonight” to help stuThis year’s test to be graded on tougher scale. FCAT continued on 3A But owner of Hole in the Wall can reapply, city council decides. LICENSE continued on 3A


CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS AROUND FLORIDA UF student dies after plummet GAINESVILLE Police said a 26-year-old journal ism student apparently jumped to his death from a stairwell in the west stands of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at the University of Florida. University police spokes man Brad Barber said that Michael Richard Edmonds Jr. was pronounced dead just after 7 p.m. Sunday. Barber said there is no indication of foul play and investigators were still trying to determine what happened. Court records indicate Edmonds was arrested Saturday on a DUI charge. Answers sought in womans death ST. AUGUSTINE Family members said theyre looking for answers after Andrea Sheldon, 46, was shot and killed by sheriffs deputies in north east Florida. But the St. Johns County Sheriffs office said Sheldon came out of her mobile home Saturday night and aimed a shotgun at four deputies responding to a call about a despondent man in the nearby woods. Sheriffs spokesman Chuck Mulligan said Sheldon pointed the gun directly at one of the depu ties and didnt follow com mands to drop the weapon after deputies announced who they were. Mulligan said he did not know whether Sheldon fired a round. He said the case is under review by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Murder charge not result of outcry WEST PALM BEACH Gov. Rick Scott said he rejects suggestions that charges came in the killing of Trayvon Martin simply because of public pres sure. Taking questions from reporters at an economic forum in West Palm Beach, Scott said he doesnt believe special prosecutor Angela Corey is influenced by anything but the facts of the case. He said his focus is the same as hers justice for Martins family and due process for George Zimmerman, who is charged with seconddegree murder in the teens shooting death. Budget vetoes to test ties with GOP TALLAHASSEE Florida Gov. Rick Scotts friendship with the GOPcontrolled Legislature could be tested this week. Scott is expected on Tuesday to sign a $70 billion state budget into law. But before he signs the budget the governor will use his line-item veto power to cut projects approved by legislators. The question is how much the governor will veto and whether he is willing to antagonize fellow Republicans. Scott has promised to limit state borrowing and eliminate projects that dont give a good return to taxpayers. Long lines for Hard Rock jobs TAMPA Officials at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino opened the job fair hours early to accommodate hundreds of job seekers standing in long lines. The job fair was sched uled to begin at 9 a.m. Monday. But officials decided to open the doors after lines started forming at 5:30 a.m. More than 1,000 people had entered the job fair by mid-morning. Hard Rock officials said no more interviews are planned Monday. Casino spokeswoman Gina Morales said more than 3,000 people regis tered early to fill some 400 positions. The jobs include chefs, bartenders, servers cashiers and technicians for a $75 million expan sion. The first phase is expected to open in June. Associated Press Disney making Iron Man 3 with China BEIJING D isney Co. said Monday it will co-produce its next Iron Man movie with a Chinese partner in Hollywoods lat est effort to forge closer ties with Chinas fast-growing film industry. Iron Man 3, starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow and Don Cheadle, will begin filming this year, Walt Disney and its Chinese partner DMG Entertainment said. They said DMG will jointly produce the movie in China but gave no indi cation what parts might be filmed in this country. We know Chinese audiences love Iron Man. So we are going to add Chinese elements and a Chinese story into Iron Man 3, Disneys general manager for Greater China, Stanley Cheung, said at a news con ference. Disney and Beijing-based DMG said the Chinese company will invest in Iron Man 3 but gave no details. Foreign film companies are launching ventures with Chinese partners to expand access to China, where box office receipts are grow ing rapidly at a time of weak sales in the United States and Europe. Chinas ticket sales rose by onethird last year to $2 billion while rev enue in North America, though still far larger at $10.2 billion, has fallen for two straight years. The communist government wants Chinese studios to learn from Hollywood and is trying to attract foreign studios to form ventures by promising more market access and a bigger share of ticket sales. Singer Bobby Brown pleads not guilty to DUI LOS ANGELES Bobby Brown has pleaded not guilty to drunken driving and other charges stemming from his arrest last month in Los Angeles. An attorney entered pleas Monday on Browns behalf to misde meanor counts of DUI, driving with an illegal blood-alcohol content and driv ing on a suspended license. He could face up to six months in jail if convicted. Ferguson taking Late Late Show to Scotland NEW YORK Craig Ferguson is going back to Scotland and taking Late Late Show viewers along for the trip. CBS said the Scotland-based episodes will air the week of May 14. While there, Ferguson explores Edinburgh and Glasgow. He also returns to his hometown of Cumbernauld, with stops at his childhood home and high school. On the trip, taped last month, hes joined by actors Mila Kunis, Michael Clarke Duncan and Rashida Jones, as well as authorhumorist David Sedaris. Music will be performed by local Glasgow rock band The Imagineers. GMA poised to end long Today winning streak NEW YORK ABCs Good Morning America is poised to snap a winning streak of more than 16 years by its NBC archrival, the Today show. The Nielsen Co. said GMA drew 5.147 million viewers last week, beat ing Today by a narrow margin of 13,000 viewers. Those are the preliminary figures released Monday. The final audience numbers are out Thursday. Associated Press Sunday: 4-10-11-13-15 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAIL Y BRIEFING TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 Page Editor: Jason M. Walker, 754-0430 Monday: Afternoon: 2-5-0-2 Evening: N/A Monday: Afternoon: 6-1-9 Evening: N/A Saturday: 1-3-22-28-36-40 x2 HOW TO REAC H US Main number ....... (386) 752-1293 Fax number ............. 752-9400 Circulation .............. 755-5445 Online .. www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter, an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is pub lished Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, Fla. 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, Fla. 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Walt Disney Co. said Monday it will co-produce its next Iron Man movie with a Chinese partner in Hollywoods latest effort to forge closer ties with Chinas fastgrowing film industry. ASSOCIATED PRESS No pain, no gain John Ouweleen, 71, of Sebastian, is helped by medical workers as he cramped up after finishing the 116th Boston Marathon in Boston on Monday. Thought for Today Celebrity Birthdays Composer-musician Jan Hammer Actress Olivia Hussey is 61. Actor Sean Bean is 53. Actor Joel Murray is 50. Rapper-actor Redman is 42. Actress Jennifer Garner is 40. Singer Victoria Adams Beckham (Spice Girls) is 38. A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past; he is one who is pre maturely disappointed in the future. Sydney J. Harris American journalist (1917-1986) Daily Scripture Let no debt remain outstand ing, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoev er loves others has fulfilled the law. Romans 13:8 Brown Ferguson


dents feel confident about the test. Teachers played the video for school board members during a meeting April 10. This is the first year sixth graders have taken the reading portion on the computer instead of with a booklet and pencil, she said. Tenth graders also take the reading section on the computer, which began last year. Scheduling students to work on computers was a challenge for schools, but it went well Monday, McElhaney said. Most stu dents were able to take the test at the beginning of the day while they were still fresh. Students testing on com puters did a practice test earlier in the year to get used to the computer pro gram and tools, she said. More grade levels will take the test on the com puter in the coming years, McElhaney said. Scores should released near May 14 for students who must retake the test and for third graders who fail. Scores for other stu dents are expected to be released by the end of May, McElhaney said. The district offers a sum mer reading camp for third graders who do not pass, she said. If students pass an exit test after the camp, they can be promoted to fourth grade. About 70 third grad ers attend the camp each summer, she said. Parents should make sure their children are well rested, have a good break fast and arrive to school on time, McElhaney said. Encouraging students to do their best with a positive attitude also helps ease test day jitters, she said. On Monday third, fourth, fifth, seventh, eighth, ninth and 10th graders took one 70 minute portion of the reading test. Sixth graders took both sections of the math test. On Wednesday third through fifth grade will take one part of the math test. Seventh and eighth grad ers will take both 70 minute portions of the math test, while sixth graders the rest of their reading test. On Thursday third through fifth grade will take the rest of the math test. Eighth graders will take both 80 minute por tions of the science test. Fifth graders will take an 80 minute science test April 24 and 25. Makeup testing for students absent for the first tests will con tinue until April 27. Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & ST A TE TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 3A 3A Its a quick and easy way to make sure youre saving all you can. And its free. Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there. CALL ME TODAY. Discount. Discount. Discount. Get them all with Discount Double Check 0901116.1 John Kasak, Agent 904 SW SR 247 Branford Hwy Lake City, FL 32025 Bus: 386-752-7521 www.johnkasak.com Let us help your business SHINE! 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According to Lake City Police Department reports, officers were dis patched to the Walmart parking lot for a battery when they were told that one of the parties involved in the incident could possibly be at the Lake City Medical Center. When the officers arrived at the scene, they found EMS personnel treating a woman whose fianc reportedly told authorities Partin hit his fianc with his car. The man said his fianc and Partin got into an argument because she was driving the wrong way down the aisle and Partin allegedly spat on her and drove away. They attempted to follow Partin and get his license plate number when Partin stopped his vehicle, got out and con fronted the woman. The man reportedly said Partin had a knife, so he went toward Partin with a tire iron, swung at him, missed and struck Partins ca, according to policer. Authorities found Partin at Lake City Medical Center where he reportedly dropped off his girlfriend and an infant, both of whom were in his car during the incident. Partin told authorities he spat on the woman after she spat on him and then her fianc ran to his car and began beating on the trunk and smashed the back window with a tire iron. Partin said the infant was sitting on that side of the vehicle, so he attempted to drive away but was cut off by the woman, so he exited car and pulled out his pocket knife in self defense since the man still had the tire iron. Partin said he then drove to Lake City Medical Center due to glass being on the infant. Authorities interviewed independent witnesses who wrote statements about that they saw, but were unable to access the stpres video security system. Authorities recovered the pocket knife and placed it in evidence, reports said. Partin FCAT: Test to be graded on tougher scale; school grades expected to fall Continued From Page 1A Vetoes to test ties with legislators By GARY FINEOUT Associated Press TALLAHASSEE Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday will sign a new $70 billion state budget at a St. Johns County elementary school. Scott wants the lesson from the budget signing to be about the increased money that state lawmak ers steered toward schools during an election year. But how far Scott uses his veto pen to whack projects backed by his fellow Republicans could say a lot about whether he has completely discarded his 2010 campaign mes sage that he is an outsider willing to make tough decisions. Its what he doesnt approve that will tell you what hes thinking, said Rep. Ron Saunders, D-Key West and a one-time legislative budget chair man. Any action he takes will have more of an impact on Republican legislators than Democratic legisla tors. Republicans have a lot more in the budget and they have a lot more at risk. During his first year in office, Scott angered legislative leaders when he vetoed more than $600 million and then briefly suggested that they return to Tallahassee and take the money and set it aside for schools. This triggered protests from GOP leaders who pointed out that last years budget cut school spending less than what Scott himself initially proposed. Scott this January, however, threat ened to veto the entire state budget if it did not include a significant increase of new money for schools. Legislators went along with the governor, but the roughly $1 billion increase is not enough to wipe out last years cuts. And some of it is just filling budget holes brought on by more students and a loss in local property taxes. At the same time, however, legisla tors approved a budget that eliminates thousands of state government jobs, cuts health and human service pro grams, and slashes money to state universities. But powerful GOP legis lators were still able to insert millions in the budget for hometown projects. Last Friday a research and advo cacy group with close business ties urged Scott on Friday to veto $149.6 million in spending turkeys, includ ing projects that lawmakers added outside the normal budget process or that serve strictly local or private purposes. But top Republicans point how that Scott got much of what he asked for in the budget now sitting on his desk. We gave the governors recom mendations every consideration and many are included in the final prod uct, said Rep. Denise Grimsley, RSebring and the House budget chair man in an email. I know the gover nor has conducted a thorough and thoughtful review and I look forward to seeing our budget signed into law tomorrow. The governor in his budget mes sage a year ago warned that there were programs that could get vetoed in 2012 if there werent clear stan dards in place that measured how the money was being spent. He also had repeatedly said since then that he wants to limit state borrowing. Scott will also have to make a decision on whether to keep in place more than $33 million intended for a 12th state university pushed by Sen. J.D. Alexander, R-Lake Wales. Alexander has sponsored a sepa rate bill to transform a branch cam pus of the University of South Florida in Lakeland into this new school but there are calls for Scott to veto the bill. But Alexander maintains that if Scott vetoes the stand-alone bill then the money in the budget will be lost and USFs current branch campus would get no money at all. reapply for a license through the city planning department. He said Maeweather would be charged no addi tional fees for application. Councilman George Ward made a motion for Maeweathers license suspen sion to be con tinued until May. Maeweather was also asked to submit a new application for a business license. The council approved the motion unani mously. LICENSE From 1A


T he other Washington the state on the left coast is fed up with taxes. That’s a bit surprising considering the liberal outpost happily cast its 11 electoral votes for Barack Obama and hasn’t sided with a Republican in nearly three decades. The same public that keeps selecting tax-happy lawmakers also endorses bal-lot measures to prevent them from extracting yet more money from the populace. The contradiction is instructive. On Tuesday, citizen activists got to work circulating peti-tions for a fifth initiative mea-sure that would impose a two-thirds supermajority require-ment on the Washington state legislature for passage of any bill that increases taxes. The same language has been placed before voters on four previous occasions since 1993, and they’ve approved it every time most recently in 2010 by a crushing 28-point margin. Anti-tax warriors are bringing it back again in November because, unlike other states, Washington keeps initiatives on the books for just two years before politicians are free to set aside the public will. That’s exactly what Olympia did when the clock ran out on the 2007 referendum. Without the supermajority requirement holding it in check, the legisla-ture imposed $6.7 billion in tax hikes over 10 years, including a special levy on affordable beer that exempted the fancy microbrews and wines favored by trendy leftists. “The les-son we learned from that is you just can’t give these guys a chance to suspend the law in the third year,” initiative sponsor Tim Eyman told The Washington Times. “You just can’t allow them that window of opportunity.” They won’t have a window this year if Mr. Eyman secures the 300,000 signatures he will need to qualify for the ballot. That shouldn’t be much of a problem, as the legislature is doing its best to help him out. Last month, the state House of Representatives began working on bills that would impose $10 billion worth of new taxes, an amount more than sufficient to emphasize the importance of acting every two years. “The farther back the vote was, the easier it is for Olympia to ignore it,” Mr. Eyman explained. His measure is likely to be adopted again because liber-als are just as tapped out in this economy as the rest of us. They feel the pinch of pump-ing $4.14 a gallon gas into their Toyota Priuses. They’re wal-loped by the cost of fair-trade coffee at Starbucks. Even Mr. Obama has expressed alarm at the price of arugula at Whole Foods lately. This explains why trendy lefty states are willing to embrace restraint on the government’s appetite for tak-ing more of their money. This Evergreen State story offers an important lesson for the rest of the country. Squeamish Republicans, par-ticularly in the Senate, find the lure of compromise hard to resist. They are attracted to empty rhetoric about “bal-anced” approaches that involve real tax hikes and imaginary spending cuts. They ought to reject these deals with confi-dence, knowing voters in the most liberal of states have had enough. Tax revoltin the ‘other’Wash. ONE OPINION J ust this week, several brand-new reasons have emerged for repealing the Affordable Care Act, better known as ObamaCare. Like proper, government-designed straitjackets, they come in three sizes: hefty, huge and humon-gous. The hefty reason to repeal ObamaCare arrived just in time for the April 16 tax-filing dead-line. As Sam Baker reported Monday in The Hill, “The Obama administration is quietly diverting roughly $500 million to the IRS to help implement the president’s healthcare law.” That’s right. Team Obama is handing the Internal Revenue Service one half of a $1 billion implementation fund super-vised by the Health and Human Services Department. This money will help the IRS hire 300 employees to oversee the indi-vidual mandate currently before the Supreme Court. These new IRS agents also would handle ObamaCare’s $22.2 billion in new taxes on drug companies and $60.1 billion in new taxes on health insurers. The IRS also has asked Congress to finance 537 other new staffers to admin-ister ObamaCare’s subsidies for low-income patients. The huge reason to repeal ObamaCare arose Tuesday in a study called “The Fiscal Consequences of the Affordable Care Act.” As I recently pro-posed, ObamaCare should be redubbed the Unaffordable Care Act. “I will not sign it if it adds one dime to the deficit, now or in the future, period,” Obama promised a joint session of Congress on September 9, 2009. Alas, this is yet another sad float in Obama’s disappointing parade of shattered promises. “Over the years 2012-21, the ACA (ObamaCare) is expected to add at least $340 billion and as much as $530 billion to fed-eral deficits while increasing federal spending by more than $1.15 trillion.” So concludes Dr. Charles Blahous in his fastidious, 52-page monograph for the free-market Mercatus Center. Blahous, who earned a Ph.D. in computational quantum chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, is a veteran entitlements expert. In October 2009, Obama appointed Blahous to the board of the Social Security Trust Fund. “The enactment of the ACA has seriously worsened a feder-al fiscal outlook that was already untenable over the long term,” Blahous found. “The ACA both increases a federal commit-ment to health care spending that was already unsustainable under prior law and would exac-erbate projected federal deficits relative to prior law. This is an unambiguous conclusion.” The humongous reason to repeal ObamaCare is that it engorges America’s unfunded liabilities. Jeff Sessions, the Senate Budget Committee’s top Republican, asked his staff to calculate ObamaCare’s long-term unfunded liability. Please be seated. That figure is $17 trillion. This surpasses today’s $15.6 trillion national debt by 9 percent. Sessions’ analysts did not hallucinate this number. As the Alabaman explained March 29 on the Senate floor, “My staff used the models that are used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and worked diligently to come up with a fig-ure.” They spent three months to determine how much more “money we don’t have but that we are committed to spend” and relied on “the administration’s own optimistic assumptions and claims about the cost of the law.” “I was floored by what we discovered,” Sessions said. “This health law adds an entirely new obligation -one we cannot pay for -and puts the entire financ-ing of the United States govern-ment in jeopardy.” From Solicitor General Donald Verrilli’s tongue-tied defense of the Unaffordable Care Act before the Supreme Court, to Obama’s chilling slap at the court’s judicial review of his signature law, to its rocket-like cost curve, ObamaCare increasingly deserves to be unplugged. If the court does not dropkick ObamaCare into the Potomac, the American people need to dropkick Obama back to Chicago and elect a new pres-ident and members of Congress who will speed ObamaCare the way of the iron lung. $17 trillion more reasons to repeal ‘ObamaCare’ LETTERS TO THE EDITOR To the Editor:I believe that most of the people in America are appalled at the destruction that our fed-eral government has reduced our great country to under President Obama’s obsession for power. His driving force is to destroy democracy, Christianity and reduce our country to socialism. Obama is fearlessly working to destroy Christianity in America. He and the other liberals are doing everything in their power to silence the airways of anything to do with religion and/or democracy. In countries like Iran and China it is referred to as, “government controlled radio and TV.” Wake up America, this is exactly what the Obama administration and the liberals are seeking to do to us! As we daily sink deeper into the destruction of our freedoms, and the degradation of immoral-ity we can only blame ourselves! Good decent people have sat back and watched it happen. People blindly go the polls and elect and re-elect people that are self-serving and corrupt. When are we going to stop believing the hypocrisy that so many of our politicians throw at us and watch for ourselves what they are actually doing, what issues they support, and how they vote? We should always apply the old adage that talk is cheap, but actions speak louder than words. Obama has exploited the American taxpayers and bank-rupted our country for his own personal advantage. He has wasted billions of dollars in the last three and one-half (3 1/2) years; much of it went to his supporters and the selling of political favors. Enough is enough. It has got to stop. He refuses to allow the Canadians to pump oil into the United States. He has blocked the opportunity for thousands of new jobs for Americans. President Obama would prefer that we be forced to buy fuel from our enemies. Our government has always been inundated with fraud and corruption. We hear about mega millions of dollars in Medicare and Medicaid fraud each year. The federal government has totally failed to cope with this huge waste of tax dollars. How can the government have any expectations of controlling Obamacare? Obama’s socialist government will be required to expand the federal payrolls by billions and there will be mega billions of dollars in Obamacare fraud. A total waste at the tax-payers’ expense. Whether a Republican, Democrat or Independent there is no way any God-fearing Christian can vote for Barack Obama and his anti-Christian agenda this November. Wake up America; it is time to stand up for our Lord, democracy and our values. Think of the future of our children and grandchil-dren; stand up and say that our forefathers did not die in vain. Gussie MacLarenLake City No Christian can vote for Obama Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities —“Newspapers get things done!” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, publisher Robert Bridges, editor Sue Brannon, controller Dink NeSmith, president Tom Wood, chairman LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY E-MAIL: news@lakecityreporter.com T raffic and highway-safety experts are perhaps too polite to say so, but the key to safer motoring and less congestion is to take the driver out of the equa-tion. These experts see the day 10 to 20 years off -sooner if the federal government mandates the devices -when cars will be able to “talk” to each other so that their on-board computers know the location, speed and direction of all the vehicles around them. And they will be equipped to take corrective action, even before the driver knows there’s a problem. By communicating with cars far ahead in traffic or out of sight around a curve, they can anticipate sudden traffic stop-pages or icy road conditions. The cars would be equipped with short-range transmitters updating information 10 times per second over dedicated bandwidth based on cameras, radars and sensors. The Texas Transportation Institute estimates the devices could cut highway fatalities and injuries in half, eliminating billions in medical bills and col-lision repairs. Nearly half of the nation’s 6 million crashes a year are eminently avoidable rear-end collisions. The NHTSA is testing the technology on 3,000 cars in Ann Arbor, Mich. As useful as the devices may be for safety purposes, they may be equally useful in what one official called “congestion management,” regulating the speed, interval and routes of cars to avoid traffic jams. Not to unfairly single out Washington, D.C., but such a device on a car on the capital’s notorious Beltway may register a car 3 feet in front of yours, another 3 feet behind and one 3 feet on either side. And none of you are moving faster than a walking pace and probably won’t be for another 20 or 30 minutes. When your car is smarter than you Q Scripps Howard News Service Q Washington Times OPINION Tuesday, April 17, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A ANOTHER VIEW Q Commentator Deroy Murdock is a columnist with the Scripps Howard News Service and a media fellow with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University. Deroy Murdockderoy.murdock@gmail.com


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Cannot be applied to previous purchases or combined with any other offers. North Florida Pamela B. Peanut Feezell Pamela B. Peanut Feezell, 48, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Anchorage, Alaska, the daughter of the late Owen & Peggy (Knight) Brewer. She had lived in Columbia County for the past twenty-six years, having moved here from Tampa, Florida. Survivors include her devoted husband, Donald L. Feezell of Lake City, FL; brother, Robert Klocfer of Lake City, Florida; and her two Kids, her dogs Leda Samantha and Hammer Bammer; a host of friends and family also survive. Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2012 in the chapel of GATE WAY FOREST LAWN FU NERAL HOME 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Flor ida, 32025, (386) 752-1954, with A gathering with the family will be from 2:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Thursday prior to service time. Please leave words of love & encouragement for the fam ily at gatewayforestlawn.comOmie Alderman Kerce Omie Alderman Kerce 81, of Lake Butler passed away peace fully at her home after an extend ed illness. She was born in Orlan do, living most of her life in Lake Butler with her late husband of 56 years, Thomas Harlow Kerce. She was the daughter of the late Robert A. Alderman and Marie Cox Alderman. She was a mem ber of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Lake Butler Ward. She was a homemaker. She is survived by three daugh ters: Julianne Palmer; Doris Kerce Anderson and husband James; both of Lake Butler; Karen Sue Epstein and husband Richard of Oviedo; one brother, Donald Alderman of Orlando, two sisters; Dorothy Byrd and Linda Mortensen both of Utah three great-grandchildren and her caregiver Sherry Roberts. Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00 AM in the Lake Butler Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Bishop will follow in New Zion Ceme tery, under the care of ARCHER FUNERAL HOME OF LAKE BUTLER Family will receive friends at the funeral home form 5 to 7 P.M. Tuesday night. Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES expedition that kind of goes along the path that is the best opportunity of least resistance for a wide ranging animal, said biologist Guthrie, whose specialty is bears. The team is funded by a list of spon sors and partners including National Geographic, contributor of $20,000. I think we are at a kind of very unique moment in time in that two years ago I dont think we could have done this walk, Ward said. Ward called the trek a multi-modal expedition with the methods of travel being divided between hiking, paddling and mountain biking. Its been physically challenging for sure, Ward said. If all we had to do was move 13 miles a day that would still be hard but then we have the pressure of try ing to get pictures out, to do interviews. The team is followed by a trailer that carries necessary equipment to complete the journey as well as the tools to broad cast stories and images to the country. Its a pretty plugged-in expedition, the logistical stuff with the technology is pretty impressive, assistant filmmaker Joe Davenport said. The culmination of the project will be a two-hour documentary film scheduled to air on PBS in 2013. Hundreds of photographs, audio recordings and hours of video have been collected along the path. Weekly epi sodes, around one minute in length, have been broadcast along the journey as well. Theres tremendous opportunity to take the momentum behind this expedi tion, the places weve seen and the actual products that come from it in terms of video and photography and audio stories into something greater, Dimmitt said. While traversing through Florida ter rain, the expedition team has had the opportunity to become closely acquainted with the variety of ecosystems in the state. Guthrie expressed this most passion ately saying he was seduced by every river. Stoltzfus recounted his favorite scenes from the trip, white pelicans floating on a lake, an enormous flock of roseate spoonbill. I have developed a pretty long list of places I want to revisit because our top priority is to be an ambassador for the corridor idea and to get from place to place when we say we are going to be there so that means sometimes you dont get to linger, to wait for the light, Ward said. All four explorers expressed hope for the states ecosystems after experiencing its natural wonders firsthand. I read Florida headlines every day. For the past two years its been very upsetting to see your state unraveling a lot of excel lent conservation work. But after this trek it would be impossible not to be hopeful, Dimmitt said to the crowd of students and conservationists in attendance. With only a few days left of the 100-day trip, the team is beginning to wind down and prepare for their Earth Day finale at Stephen Foster Memorial State Park in the Okefenokee. However, they plan to persevere in their efforts to raise awareness even after they reach their destination. I dont think we have the answer yet. I think that we need to take a little bit of time after this expedition and let that reveal itself in a way. But I have new ideas everyday, Dimmitt said. TEAM: Day 91 of 100-day expedition Continued From Page 1A Firefighters continue strategic burning By TONY BRITT tbritt@lakecityreporter.com Firefighters continue to focus on solidi fying containment lines around the County Line fire and burned closed to 2,000 acres Monday to eliminate fuel that fire could use to recharge itself. Most of the fuels are in the southwest section of the fire. Officials said the strategic burn will not increase the acreage of the fire. Everything went according to plan and the fire managers were pleased with how things went today, said Haven Cook, U.S. Forest Service Information officer. The fire is reportedly 65 percent contained after consuming 34,936 acres of land. Officials said about 45 miles of fire line have been constructed to contain the fire, which was started April 5 by a lighten ing strike. The fire line was established using existing roads, trails or firebreaks to ensure an 8-foot to 16-foot-wide fire control line was in place. The goal is to create a 200-foot-wide clear zone around the fire. Smoke has been a major concern with the fire and officials said smoke from the fire will be blowing north into Georgia. Cook said the winds were southerly and they carried the smoke to the northwest towards Waycross on Monday. The incident meteorologist feels the weather is cooperating and doesnt foresee any problems coming up, she said. The winds for Tuesday are expected to be out the southwest at 3-5 mph in the morning and will come more from the south in the afternoon pushing the smoke north towards Georgia. That should make Lake City a little happy and give them a little relief. There are approximately 350 people working on the fire with 32 fire engines, 27 dozers and five helicopters. Redistricting shifts to courtrooms this week TALLAHASSEE The states redis tricting discussions shift this week from the Florida Capitol to a pair of court rooms in Tallahassee. On Wednesday, Circuit Judge Terry Lewis will begin a hearing on challenges to the Republican-led Legislatures redis tricting map for Floridas 27 congressio nal seats. Lewis was scheduled to begin the hear ing Monday, but he postponed it. On Friday, the Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments on lawmakers sec ond attempt to draw state Senate districts. The justices have approved a 120-seat House map, but they rejected lawmakers initial plan for the 40-district Senate. In both cases, Democrats and a coali tion of three groups that backed new anti-gerrymandering standards contend lawmakers violated those requirements. The Fair Districts standards include a ban on intentionally drawing districts to favor incumbents and political parties. Associated Press


April 17 Guardian ad Litem Learn how to be the voice for a child who has been abandoned, neglected or abused Tuesday, April 17 at the Guardian ad Litem orientation. No previous experience required. You can make an enormous dif ference in the life of a child. The orientation starts at 10 a.m. at the Guardian ad Litem office, 885 SW Sisters Welcome Rd in Lake City. Call 364-7720, extension 102 for information. Legion general meeting American Legion Auxiliary general meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. on US 41S. Members and guests welcome. Advanced Photoshop Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park will host a level two Photoshop class on April 17 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Extend your skills and learn the use of Photoshop tools, work with hue and saturation, continue into advanced layers, filters and other artistic features. Students need a laptop with Photoshop software. The class is $30.00 with a limit of 10 students. For more information on the work shop or to register, please call the park gift shop at (386) 397-1920. Art league meeting The Art League of North Florida is holding the regular monthly meeting on April 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian, Church Fellowship Hall. The community is invited as guests. There will be refreshments, fellowship, a short meeting and speaker. The speaker this month is the well-known, award winning miniature painter Dawne Strictland. Dawne will demo and talk on the challenges of miniature painting. April 19 Retired educators The Columbia County Retired Educators will meet Thursday, April 19 at 1 p.m. at the Adult Education Building room 120. Any person interested in educa tion is welcome to join us. For more information call 752-2431. Backyard habitat class Shaping and Sharing Your Backyard Habitat, a free UF presentation, will help you make your back yard beautiful and full of life. It will be Thursday, April 19 at 5:45 p.m. at the Fort White Public Library. Topics include landscaping for wildlife, plants that pro vide wildlife, bird feeder and feed selection. Call 752-5384 for more informa tion. April 20 Hospice event The community is cor dially invited to Afternoon Tea at the Wings Education Center located in the Lake City Plaza Friday, April 20 at 2 to 4 p.m. Afternoon Tea offers an ideal way to greet your neighbors and friends and meet the Hospice of the Nature Coast staff. Relax, receive information and ask any question you might have about hospice care and services offered by our hospice team. For more information call Vicki Myers at 386.755.7714 Ext. 2411 or 866.642.0962 (toll free). Fish dinner Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two filets, corn, baked beans, hush puppies, cole slaw and tarter sauce. Take out or eat in. April 21 Spring Fling dance American Legion Post 57, US 41S, will have a Spring Fling Dance at 8 p.m. Steamship round will all the trimmings will be served at 6 p.m. Members and guests welcome. Boys Club celebration The Boys Club of Columbia County will cel ebrate their 40th anniversa ry on Saturday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. Tickets for the event are $10 and may be purchased at the Boys Club office. For more information call 752-4184. Fashion show Gold Standard Chapter #48 will have its third annual Fashion Show April 21 at 7 p.m. at the Columbia County Womans Club, 1145 Dr, MLK Drive, with Karen Washington and Dangerous Curves of Jacksonville. $5 donation. Contact Marva Udell at 234-1615. School reunion Wellborn School will have a reunion on April 21 at 11:30 a.m. in the Wellborn Baptist Church social hall, at Lowe Lake Rd. and U.S. 90. Bring photos or stories relevant to the school or Wellborn in general. Also bring a covered dish. View website at www.wellborn wildcats.com. Gospel sing Watertown Congregation Methodist Church will have a gospel sing featur ing Gospel Sounds from Raiford on Saturday, April 21 at 7 p.m. with refresh ments. For information call 752-1329. Agenda 21 class Have you noticed that your natural rights, indi vidual, property, etc., are slowly being eroded? There will be a class Saturday, April 21 to learn why this is happening and what you can do about it. It will be at the Taylor Building, 128 SW Birley Ave. in Lake City from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Topics will include sustainable communities, climate change, educa tion, approaching elected officials about Agenda 21 and more. There is a $5.00 registration fee, which includes continental break fast and refreshments. Sign up at www.agenda21today. com or call 386-935-0821. Backyard habitat class Shaping and Sharing Your Backyard Habitat, a free UF presentation, will help you make your back yard beautiful and full of life. It will be Saturday, April 21 at 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Public Library. Topics include landscaping for wildlife, plants that provide wildlife, bird feeder and feed selec tion. Call 752-5384 for more information. April 22 Student recognition day Bethel A.M.E Church, 838 SW CR242A, will recognize all Columbia County high school juniors and seniors and college students at our Annual High School Jr. Sr./College Student Recognition Day on April 22 at 11 a.m. Service Ctr. anniversary The Christian Service Center is searching for all former volunteers, board members and executive directors to celebrate 30 years of service in Columbia County with an anniversary/reunion on April 22. Please call 7551770 and give us an updat ed address so we can send you an invitation. Trustee day service The trustees of New Mt. Zion AME Church will be having a service on Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. with speaker Rev. Japan Ruise of New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ of Margaretta. Come and bring a friend. For informa tion call 752-8179. Owens family reunion Descendants of William Joseph & Harriet Green Owens will hold their annu al family reunion on Sunday, April 22 at the Mason City Community Center, US 41 South of Lake City. A covered dish lunch will be shared at 1p.m. All friends and relatives are invited to attend. If you have ques tions, please call Danny Owens at 752-8497. Earth Day clean up Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park will host an Earth Day Clean-up on Sunday, April 22 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Join us on Earth Day for ranger led family fun activities and help clean up Mother Earth. Take a ranger led hike and while learning about the flora and fauna and help clean up nature. Please remember to wear comfortable shoes. There will also be a ranger led canoe trip, please come prepared and be ready to paddle the Suwannee clean. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Preregistra tion for these activities is required due to limited space so please call the ranger station at 397-4331 to sign up. Please register before April 18. April 23Aglow officer to speak The Lake City Aglow Lighthouse is honored to have Dr. Ellamae Dennard as our featured speaker on April 23. Currently she serves as the Florida State Prayer Coordinator for Aglow International. She now lives in Jacksonville where she is a professor at Zoe University. The meet ing will be Monday at 7 p.m. at Christ Community Church located near the intersection of SR 47 & I75. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 935 4018.Gardening class Become a successful North Florida gardner with Gardening North Florida Style, a seminar from the UF/IFAS Columbia County Extension on April 23 and 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m at Columbia County Extension Office. There will be two days packed full of hands-on instruction and first-hand demonstrations by UF Faculty and Master Gardeners. The seminar is perfect for the struggling first time gardener or the gardener new to North Floridas trying soils and climate. Well touch upon many topics to help you become successful gar deners while protecting our fragile environment. Single day fee is $15 or $25 for two days. Bring a bag lunch. Drinks, materials, and snacks provided. Preregistration is required. Call 752-5384. April 25 Quilters guild The Lady of the Lake Quilters Guild will meet on Wednesday, April 25 at 10 a.m. with social time at 9:30 a.m. at Teen Town, 533 NW Desoto St. The program this month will be the Ugly Fabric Swap. Bring one yard of fabric you dont like and trade for someone elses ugly fab ric. Bring fourteen 2 1/2 strips of the same fabric, cut WOF, in a zip lock with your name on it for this fun fabric exchange. You will receive 14 strips back of assorted fabrics. April fabric is small spring flow ers/floral. You dont have to be a member to attend a meeting. For information call 386 754-9330. Food assistance Catholic Charities Lake City Regional Office and the Department of Children and Families presents Feed a Family Outreach and SNAP Outreach April 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at 501 SE Demorest Street in Live Oak. Food Stamp applications being taken onsite. First come, first served. Suwannee County residents do not need an ID. You are eligible to receive food from TEFAP if your household meets the income guidelines or participates in Income Eligibility, SNAP (Food Stamps), TANF, SSI, or Medicaid. For more infor mation please call: Catholic Charities 386-754-9180. April 26 Military officers The Suwannee River Valley Chapter of the Military Officers Associaton of America (MOAA) will hold its monthly meeting at the Lake City Elks Lodge, 359 NE Hernando St., on Thursday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. If you are a retired or former military officer, please join us at out next meeting. For information or to RSVP call Susan Palmer at 697-6828. Kindergarten orien. Kindergarten orientation for students and parents will be held at each elementary school on Thursday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. Parents or guardians of children who will be five years of age on or before September 1 should attend the meet ing at the school for which their child is zoned. For more information call the school district office at (386) 755-8000. April 27 Fish dinner Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two filets, corn, baked beans, hush puppies, cole slaw and tarter sauce. Take out or eat in. 6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 6A Robert Woodard Financial Advisor 148 North Marion Ave. Lake City, FL 32055-3915 Bus. 386-752-1215 TF Fax 800-217-2105 TF. 888-752-1215 robert.woodard@edwardjones.com www.edwardjones.com Name Brand Gently Used Childrens Clothing Maternity Clothing Cribs High Chairs Toys 471 SW 247 Branford Crossing 752-9885 (Across from the fairgrounds) Bring your unwanted Gold, Silver & Platinum to someone you can trust Precious metals are seeing record values. Please call me for a private and condential appointment to sell or trade your unwanted gold, silver and platinum. George R. Ward Downtown Lake City (386) 752-5470 Marlon Ivey LTD Surety Agent Marlon Ivey Bail Bonds If you go to jail, give me a call. I can get you out. COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Laura Hampson at 754-0427 or by e-mail at lhampson@ lakecityreporter.com. Veggies and more ... 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April 28 Free concert The Jacksonville Masterworks Chorale will be in concert at First Presbyterian Church of Lake City on Saturday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. For more information call Bill Poplin at 3654932. Diva Day Altrusa and The Health Center present the Third Annual Diva Day on Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Banquet Hall. Stroll through ven dor booths, shop and get pampered. The $5 admis sion includes a chance to win Silver Suwannee Jam tickets or a Mariana brace let. Tickets are available at the Lake City Reporter, the Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce and at the door. For information call 961-3217. Edible plant hike Big Shoals State Park will present the fourth annual edible plant hike on Saturday, April 28 host ed by Nursery Manager Michael Adler from Gainesville. The hike will offer visitors a chance to learn about edible plant life that is hidden right under their noses. Participants will dis cover plant identification by using all five of their senses. This program will take place on the paved Woodpecker Trail then continue into the wooded areas and fields of Big Shoals. It is highly rec ommended participants bring plenty of water, bug spray and an appe tite. There will be Junior Ranger handouts along with edible plant identifi cation sheets. Admission to the one day event is $2 a person or $4 per carload of up to eight people. All participants are welcome to stay after the hike and enjoy their day at Big Shoals State Park. Use the Little Shoals entrance and meet at the picnic pavilion. For more information, call 386-867-1639. April 29 Womens day program Bread of Life Womens Ministry, 898 SW Deputy Jeff Davis Lane, cordially invites you to our Annual Womens Day Program on April 29th at 3 p.m. Women on the move, rising towards excel lence will feature key note speaker Pamela D. Johnson, Alpha & Omega Restoration Outreach Ministry in Jasper. For information call 752-8144. Awakening conference Southside Baptist Church, 388 SE Baya Drive, will have the Awakening Conference Revival with Evangelist Scott Smith from April 29 to May 2 at 7 p.m. There will be pow erful preaching, anointed singing. Tuesday night will offer pizza and games after the service for mid dle and high schoolers. Wednesday night there will be a fish fry at 5 p.m. Nursery will be provided for children under 4 years old. Youth service Miracle Tabernacle Church invites all commu nity youth and youth min istries to come share with us in our 5th Sunday Youth Service on Sunday, April 29 at 11 a.m. Our guest speaker is the dynamic Sis. Alycia LaFavor of Watson Temple COGIC. Come in your jeans and favorite t-shirt to have an awesome time in the ser vice. Call 386.365.5484 for more information or transportation. Church homecoming We would like to invite you to our annual home coming at Fellowship Baptist Church, 17077 25th Rd. in Lake City, April 29 at 11 a.m. We will be using this as a time also to meet and greet our new Pastor Ronnie Murrill. Covered dish dinner will follow. Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 7A 7A V IRGINIA T INER & A SSOCIA T ES Auto | Home | Business | Life 386.752.2345 vance.cox@brightway.com brightway.com 742 SE Baya Dr., Suite 102 Lake City Shout it from the Mountain Top! Tell everyone how proud you are Sunday, May 20th! MY KID HAS GRADUATED! 2012 2012 Graduation We are so proud of you! You're hard work has really paid off! Amanda Cheyenne BROWN Love, Mom & Dad 2 Ads Sizes 1 column by 4 inches (pictured) $46 2 column by 4 inche s $85 Lake City Reporter PUBLISHING Sunday, May 20 DEADLINE Sunday, May 14 Dont forget to send in your photo. 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055 Bring your graduates informatin by the Reporter oce or call 754-0417 for additional information and sending options. No Trucks in Your Yard US 90 West (across from Publix) Lake City 386-752-9303 COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Laura Hampson at 754-0427 or by e-mail at lhampson@ lakecityreporter.com. ... along with something sweet COURTESY Honey on display at the farmers market recently. CALENDAR from 6A




By HOWARD ULMANAssociated PressBOSTON — The Tampa Bay Rays needed a strong pitching performance to avoid a four-game sweep by the hot-hitting Boston Red Sox. They got it from James Shields. Shields allowed four hits — all singles — in 8 13 innings, and the Rays beat Boston 1-0 Monday after being outscored 31-11 by the Red Sox in the previous three games. “It was my job to stop By JIMMY GOLENAssociated PressBOSTON — Trailing the leaders by 200 yards when the Boston Marathon slogged through Heartbreak Hill, Wesley Korir passed them one by one until he took the lead on his way out of Kenmore Square. That’s when leg cramps forced him to slow down and relinquish the lead. “It’s hot out there, in case you didn’t know,” he told reporters after enduring temperatures in the mid-80s to win the 116th Boston Marathon on Monday. “I knew it was going to be hot, and one important thing that I had to take care of today ... was really hydrate By TIM KIRBYtkirby@lakecityreporter.comFORT WHITE — Led by Sitia Martinez, Fort White High’s girls track team put in a strong perfor-mance at the District 4-2A meet at Baldwin High on Wednesday. Martinez won three events — the 100 meter, 200 meter and 300-meter hurdles — and placed sec-ond in the long jump. She repeated as district cham-pion in all three events. Fort White scored 100 team points to place second behind Eastside High’s 146 points. Suwannee High (87) was third in the 10-school field. Eastside also won the boys competition with 161 points. Bradford High (115) was second and Suwannee (91.5) was third. Fort White scored 19 points and placed eighth. By placing in the top four, Martinez advances to the Region 1-2A meet at The Bolles School at noon Thursday. Eight other Lady Indians will join Martinez at region, led by their strong contin-gent of distance runners. Ashley Jones placed third in the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters. Sydni Jones placed fourth in the 1,600 meters and Sheridan Plasencia placed fourth in the 3,200 meters. Danielle Leon placed third in the high jump. The 4x400 relay team of Danielle Wooley, Carolee Morrow, Shania Pelham and Marissa Fletcher also advanced to region with a fourth-place finish. The 4x800 relay team of Makenzie Laidig, Brittany Alexander, Kayleigh Stokes and Plasencia placed fifth. Other near qualifiers were: Sydni Jones, fifth in the 800 meters and 3,200 meters; Marrow, fifth in the 100-meter hurdles and sixth in the 300-meter hur-dles; Colby Laidig, sixth in the 3,200 meters; Rykia Jackson, fifth in the discus. Jackson placed eighth in the shot put and tied for 10th in the triple jump. Fletcher (eighth in the 400 meters), Pelham (ninth in the 400 meters and long jump), Taylor Miller (8th in the 1,600 meters), Caitlin Congi (10th in the 1,600 meters) and Ashley Jones (tied for ninth in the high jump) had top 10 finishes. In the 800 meters, Ashley Jones was 11th, Caitlin Congi was 13th and Miller was 16th. In the long jump, Fletcher was 16th and Plasencia tied for 19th. In the triple jump, Morrow was 13th and Plasencia was 18th. In the shot, Kasey Blanchard was 17th, Kimberly Congi was 19th and Ta’bresha Cannon was 21st. In the dis-cus, Cannon tied for 11th, Kimberly Congi was 18th and Latoddra Mason was 21st. Tavaris Williams was the only region qualifier for the boys. He placed second in the long jump and fourth in the 200 meters. He was fifth in the 100 meters. The 4x800 relay team of Dalton Harding, Jeremie Thompson, Joshua Compton and Douglas Bagg placed seventh. Soron Williams tied for ninth in the long jump. Compton was 13th in the 3,200 meters and 20th in the 1,600 meters. Bagg was 23rd in the 800 meters. Thompson was 24th in the 1,600 meters, Harding was 25th in the 1,600 meters and 26th in the 800 meters. Marco Gutierrez was 22nd in the discus and 27th in the shot. Lake City Reporter SPORTS Tuesday, April 17, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754-0421tkirby@lakecityreporter.com BRIEFS BOSTON continued on 2B RAYS continued on 2B Today Q Columbia High track in District 2-3A meet at Wolfson High, 1:30 p.m. Q Fort White High baseball at Melody Christian Academy, 4 p.m. Q Columbia High softball vs. Wolfson High/St. Augustine High in District 4-6A tournament semifinal at Atlantic Coast High, 5 p.m. Q Fort White High softball vs. Interlachen High in District 5-4A tournament at Bradford High, 5 p.m. Q Columbia High baseball vs. Union County High, 7 p.m. Thursday Q Fort White High track in Region 1-2A meet at Bolles School, noon Q Columbia High baseball vs. Suwannee High, 7 p.m. Friday Q Fort White High’s Jonathan Dupree in FHSAA Class 1A state weightlifting meet at Kissimmee Civic Center, noon Saturday Q Columbia High’s Javere Smith, Drew Clarke and Antonio Pelham in FHSAA Class 2A state weightlifting meet at Kissimmee Civic Center, 10:30 a.m. GAMES FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Skeet shoot set for Saturday The Fort White Quarterback Club has a skeet shoot fundraiser at the Fort White Gun Club on Saturday. Donation is $25 for 25 clays. Walk-ups can register beginning at 8 a.m., but pre-registration is encouraged. Shooters ages 11-18 must be accompanied by an adult. Fort White Gun Club is on State Road 47 south of U.S. Highway 27. For details, call Harold Bundy at 365-5731 or Jeff Hampton at (386) 397-0759. YOUTH SWIMMING CST registration under way Registration for Columbia Swim Team is 5:30-6:30 p.m. through Thursday at the Columbia Aquatic Complex. The CST Dolphins is a summer recreational swim league designed to introduce competitive swimming to swimmers ages 5-18. Participants must be able to swim 25 yards unassisted. Swimmers can register throughout the summer. For details, call Michele Greene at 755-4688 or go to cstdolphins@yahoo.com ADULT SOFTBALL Tournaments set for Saturday The Columbia County Adult Softball League has women’s and men’s tournaments on Saturday. Each tournament will have 10 teams, entered on a first come/first served basis. Registration is at Brian’s Sports. For details, call Tad Cervantes at 365-4810.Q From staff reports Dominating district COURTESY PHOTOFort White High’s Sitia Martinez shows off her ribbons an d the District 4-2A runner-up trophy. Fort White’s Martinez wins three events at District 4 track meet COURTESY PHOTOThe Lady Indians track & field team placed second at the D istrict 4-2A meet at Baldwin High on Wednesday. Nine mem bers qualifed to advance to region. Kenyans take Boston Marathon ASSOCIATED PRESSWesley Korir (left) and Sharon Cherop, both of Kenya, kis s the trophy after winning the men’s and women’s divisions of the 116th Boston Marathon on Mo nday. Rays get a win in Boston


SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Texas at Boston or Minnesota at N.Y. Yankees 10 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Philadelphia at San Francisco or Cleveland at Seattle NBA BASKETBALL 8 p.m. TNT — Boston at New York 10:30 p.m. TNT — San Antonio at L.A. Lakers NHL 7:30 p.m. NBCSN — Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 4, Nashville at Detroit 9 p.m. CNBC — Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 3, Phoenix at ChicagoBASKETBALLNBA standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GBx-Boston 36 25 .590 —Philadelphia 31 28 .525 4New York 31 29 .517 4 12 New Jersey 22 39 .361 14 Toronto 22 39 .361 14 Southeast Division W L Pct GBy-Miami 42 17 .712 —Atlanta 35 25 .583 7 12 x-Orlando 35 25 .583 7 12 Washington 14 46 .233 28 12 Charlotte 7 52 .119 35 Central Division W L Pct GBy-Chicago 46 14 .767 — x-Indiana 38 22 .633 8Milwaukee 29 31 .483 17 Detroit 22 38 .367 24Cleveland 20 39 .339 25 12 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct GBy-San Antonio 42 16 .724 —Memphis 35 25 .583 8Dallas 34 27 .557 9 12 Houston 32 28 .533 11New Orleans 18 42 .300 25 Northwest Division W L Pct GBy-Oklahoma City 44 16 .733 —Denver 33 27 .550 11 Utah 31 30 .508 13 12 Portland 28 33 .459 16 12 Minnesota 25 36 .410 19 12 Pacific Division W L Pct GBx-L.A. Lakers 39 22 .639 — L.A. Clippers 37 23 .617 1 12 Phoenix 31 29 .517 7 12 Golden State 22 37 .373 16Sacramento 20 41 .328 19x-clinched playoff spoty-clinched division Late Saturday San Antonio 105, Phoenix 91 Sunday’s Games Miami 93, New York 85L.A. Lakers 112, Dallas 108, OTSacramento 104, Portland 103Toronto 102, Atlanta 86Orlando 100, Cleveland 84Boston 94, Charlotte 82Chicago 100, Detroit 94, OTNew Orleans 88, Memphis 75Denver 101, Houston 86 Monday’s Games New Orleans at Charlotte (n)Minnesota at Indiana (n)Atlanta at Toronto (n)Philadelphia at Orlando (n)Miami at New Jersey (n)Washington at Chicago (n)Denver at Houston (n)Dallas at Utah (n)Portland at Phoenix (n)San Antonio at Golden State (n)Oklahoma City at L.A. Clippers (n) Today’s Games Indiana at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.Cleveland at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Memphis at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Boston at New York, 8 p.m.San Antonio at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m. Wednesday’s Games Philadelphia at Cleveland, 7 p.m.Chicago at Charlotte, 7 p.m.Milwaukee at Washington, 7 p.m.Detroit at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.Toronto at Miami, 7:30 p.m.New York at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.New Orleans at Memphis, 8 p.m.Orlando at Boston, 8 p.m.Houston at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.L.A. Clippers at Denver, 9 p.m.San Antonio at Sacramento, 10 p.m.Utah at Portland, 10 p.m.Oklahoma City at Phoenix, 10 p.m.L.A. Lakers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GBBaltimore 5 4 .556 — New York 5 4 .556 —Toronto 5 4 .556 — Tampa Bay 5 5 .500 12 Boston 4 6 .400 1 12 Central Division W L Pct GBDetroit 6 3 .667 —Chicago 5 3 .625 12 Cleveland 4 4 .500 1 12 Kansas City 3 6 .333 3Minnesota 2 7 .222 4 West Division W L Pct GBTexas 8 2 .800 —Seattle 6 5 .545 2 12 Oakland 4 6 .400 4Los Angeles 3 6 .333 4 12 Late Saturday Seattle 4, Oakland 0 Sunday’s Games Toronto 9, Baltimore 2Boston 6, Tampa Bay 4Cleveland 13, Kansas City 7Detroit 5, Chicago White Sox 2Texas 4, Minnesota 3Seattle 5, Oakland 3N.Y. Yankees 11, L.A. Angels 5 Monday’s Games Tampa Bay 1, Boston 0Minnesota at N.Y. Yankees (n)Baltimore at Chicago White Sox (n)Detroit at Kansas City (n)Oakland at L.A. Angels (n) Today’s Games Minnesota (Liriano 0-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Niemann 0-1) at Toronto (R.Romero 1-0), 7:07 p.m. Texas (Lewis 1-0) at Boston (Lester 0-1), 7:10 p.m. Baltimore (W.Chen 0-0) at Chicago White Sox (Danks 1-1), 8:10 p.m. Detroit (Smyly 0-0) at Kansas City (B.Chen 0-0), 8:10 p.m. Oakland (T.Ross 0-0) at L.A. Angels (Haren 0-1), 10:05 p.m. Cleveland (Masterson 0-1) at Seattle (Millwood 0-0), 10:10 p.m. Wednesday’s Games Minnesota at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m.Tampa Bay at Toronto, 7:07 p.m.Texas at Boston, 7:10 p.m.Baltimore at Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m. Detroit at Kansas City, 8:10 p.m.Oakland at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m.Cleveland at Seattle, 10:10 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GBWashington 7 3 .700 — New York 6 3 .667 12 Atlanta 5 4 .556 1 12 Philadelphia 4 5 .444 2 12 Miami 4 6 .400 3 Central Division W L Pct GBSt. Louis 7 3 .700 —Houston 4 5 .444 2 12 Cincinnati 4 6 .400 3Milwaukee 4 6 .400 3 Pittsburgh 3 6 .333 3 12 Chicago 3 7 .300 4 West Division W L Pct GBLos Angeles 9 1 .900 —Arizona 6 3 .667 2 12 Colorado 4 5 .444 4 12 San Francisco 4 5 .444 4 12 San Diego 2 8 .200 7 Late Saturday Colorado 8, Arizona 7San Francisco 4, Pittsburgh 3L.A. Dodgers 6, San Diego 1 Sunday’s Games Miami 5, Houston 4, 11 inningsCincinnati 8, Washington 5, 11 inningsAtlanta 7, Milwaukee 4Philadelphia 8, N.Y. Mets 2St. Louis 10, Chicago Cubs 3Arizona 5, Colorado 2Pittsburgh 4, San Francisco 1L.A. Dodgers 5, San Diego 4 Monday’s Games Houston at Washington (n)N.Y. Mets at Atlanta (n)San Diego at Colorado (n)Pittsburgh at Arizona (n)Philadelphia at San Francisco (n) Tuesday’s Games Houston (W.Rodriguez 0-1) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Dempster 0-1) at Miami (Jo.Johnson 0-2), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (J.Santana 0-1) at Atlanta (Delgado 1-0), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Billingsley 2-0) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 1-1), 8:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Cueto 1-0) at St. Louis (Lohse 2-0), 8:15 p.m. San Diego (Bass 0-1) at Colorado (Moyer 0-2), 8:40 p.m. Pittsburgh (Karstens 0-1) at Arizona (I.Kennedy 2-0), 9:40 p.m. Philadelphia (Blanton 1-1) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 1-1), 10:15 p.m. Wednesday’s Games N.Y. Mets at Atlanta, 12:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at Arizona, 3:40 p.m.Houston at Washington, 7:05 p.m.Chicago Cubs at Miami, 7:10 p.m.L.A. Dodgers at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m.Cincinnati at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m.San Diego at Colorado, 8:40 p.m.Philadelphia at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m.AUTO RACINGSamsung Mobile 500 At Texas Motor SpeedwayFort Worth, Texas Saturday (Start position in parentheses) 1. (3) Greg Biffle, Ford, 334 laps, 137.4 rating, 47 points, $540,850. 2. (10) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 334, 131.5, 44, $361,501. 3. (4) Mark Martin, Toyota, 334, 115.7, 41, $232,690. 4. (34) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 334, 105.8, 41, $250,401. 5. (2) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 334, 116.5, 40, $212,901. 6. (1) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 334, 114.8, 39, $190,904. 7. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 334, 96.7, 37, $148,565. 8. (20) Carl Edwards, Ford, 334, 89.1, 36, $176,156. 9. (15) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 334, 100.7, 35, $175,651. 10. (16) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 334, 93.7, 34, $135,940. 11. (17) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 334, 87.2, 33, $171,863. 12. (13) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 334, 86.7, 32, $166,221. 13. (27) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 333, 80, 31, $148,638. 14. (9) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 333, 88.7, 30, $151,513. 15. (12) A J Allmendinger, Dodge, 333, 82.9, 29, $159,805. 16. (25) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 333, 70.4, 28, $148,546. 17. (18) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 333, 76.2, 27, $142,794. 18. (11) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 333, 76.8, 26, $121,980. 19. (14) Joey Logano, Toyota, 333, 66.5, 25, $120,380. 20. (7) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 333, 95.7, 25, $139,863. 21. (6) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 332, 70.1, 23, $149,938. 22. (23) Aric Almirola, Ford, 332, 62.1, 22, $144,616. 23. (26) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 332, 58.8, 21, $130,238. 24. (29) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 332, 56.7, 20, $154,305. 25. (22) Casey Mears, Ford, 331, 59.9, 19, $117,663. 26. (31) David Reutimann, Chevrolet, 331, 51.6, 18, $101,380. 27. (30) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 330, 51.5, 17, $119,413. 28. (19) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 330, 58.2, 0, $98,255. 29. (24) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 330, 63, 15, $136,230. 30. (28) Landon Cassill, Toyota, 330, 45.7, 14, $123,350. 31. (35) David Gilliland, Ford, 328, 44.7, 13, $100,627. 32. (39) Reed Sorenson, Ford, 327, 36, 0, $97,980. 33. (36) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, 325, 33.9, 11, $88,880. 34. (42) Tony Raines, Chevrolet, 323, 36, 10, $95,780. 35. (21) David Ragan, Ford, 313, 47.2, 10, $86,655. 36. (8) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 312, 81, 8, $123,250. 37. (41) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, vibration, 228, 35.9, 7, $84,405. 38. (37) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, engine, 114, 41.3, 6, $91,257. 39. (32) Josh Wise, Ford, vibration, 66, 30.5, 5, $79,800. 40. (43) Mike Bliss, Toyota, brakes, 38, 29.6, 0, $79,650. 41. (33) Michael McDowell, Ford, vibration, 36, 33.4, 3, $79,490. 42. (40) Scott Riggs, Chevrolet, vibration, 25, 27.9, 2, $79,395. 43. (38) Scott Speed, Ford, overheating, 13, 27.4, 1, $79,724. Race Statistics Average Speed of Race Winner: 160.577 mph. Time of Race: 3 hours, 7 minutes, 12 seconds. Margin of Victory: 3.235 seconds.Caution Flags: 2 for 10 laps.Lead Changes: 18 among 7 drivers.Top 12 in Points: 1. G.Biffle, 273; 2. M.Kenseth, 254; 3. D.Earnhardt Jr., 254; 4. M.Truex Jr., 253; 5. K.Harvick, 249; 6. D.Hamlin, 242; 7. T.Stewart, 234; 8. J.Johnson, 233; 9. R.Newman, 225; 10. C.Bowyer, 219; 11. C.Edwards, 215; 12. P.Menard, 192.HOCKEYNHL playoffs FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Late Saturday Chicago 4, Phoenix 3, OT, series tied 1-1 Sunday Nashville 3, Detroit 2, Nashville leads series 2-1 Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 4, Philadelphia leads series 3-0 Florida 4, New Jersey 2, series tied 1-1 Los Angeles 1, Vancouver 0, Los Angeles leads series 3-0 Monday NY Rangers at Ottawa (n)Boston at Washington (n)St. Louis at San Jose (n) Today Florida at New Jersey, 7 p.m.Nashville at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.Phoenix at Chicago, 9 p.m.BOWLINGTourn. of Champions At Red Rock LanesLas Vegas Final Standings 1, Sean Rash, Montgomery, Ill., one game, 239 pins, $80,000. 2, Ryan Ciminelli, Cheektowaga, N.Y., three games, 652 pins, $40,000. 3, Jason Belmonte, Australia, one game, 223 pins, $20,000. 4, Mike Fagan, Dallas, one game, 182 pins, $12,000. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-0421 TUESDAY EVENING APRIL 17, 2012 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Last Man Standing(:31) Cougar TownDancing With the Stars (N) (Live) (:01) Private Practice (N) News at 11(:35) Nightline (N) 4-IND 4 4 4Chann 4 NewsChann 4 NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Love-RaymondKing of QueensBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryThe 10 O’Clock News (N) Chann 4 News(:35) The Insider 5-PBS 5 -World NewsNightly BusinessPBS NewsHour (N) Lidia Celebrates America (N) American Experience “Hoover Dam” Frontline Reliability of forensic science. 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I guess my biology degree kicked in a little bit.” Singing religious songs as he trudged along the scorching pavement, the native Kenyan — a per-manent resident of the United States — retook the lead from Levy Matebo in the final mile to cross the finish line in 84.8-degree temperatures with a time of 2 hours, 12 minutes, 40 seconds. It was almost 10 minutes behind the world best established here a year ago by Geoffrey Mutai and the second-slowest Boston vic-tory since 1985. Mutai, who was hoping a repeat victory would earn him a spot on the Kenyan Olympic team, dropped out after 18 miles with stomach cramps. Sharon Cherop won the women’s race to com-plete the Kenyan sweep, outkicking Jemima Jelagat Sumgong to win by 2 seconds in 2:31:50. The women’s winner was decided by a sprint down Boylston Street for the fifth consecutive race — all of them decided by 3 seconds or less. Cherop, who was also hoping to be selected for the Kenyan Olympic team, was third at the world championships and third in Boston last year. “This time around, I was really prepared,” she said. “Last time the race went so fast and I didn’t know I was about to finish. I didn’t know the course well and I didn’t know the finish line was coming.” Matebo finished 26 seconds behind Korir, and Bernard Kipyego was third as Kenyans swept the podi-um in both genders. Jason Hartmann, of Boulder, Colo., was in fourth place and the top American. the bleeding,” Shields said. “We had a rough three games and they were hot. They were swinging the bats pretty well.” Boston had a chance to tie it in the ninth when Shields (2-0) left after walk-ing Dustin Pedroia. Fernando Rodney got his fourth save in four opportunities when he retired Adrian Gonzalez on a groundout that sent Pedroia to second, walked David Ortiz intentionally, then got Cody Ross on a called third strike. Ross slammed his helmet and argued with home-plate umpire Larry Vanover that the last two pitches should have been balls. The only run came when Daniel Bard (0-2) walked Evan Longoria on four pitches with the bases load-ed in the seventh. The traditional Patriots’ Day home game began at 11:04 a.m. The holiday observed in Massachusetts and Maine marks Paul Revere’s ride and the battles of Lexington and Concord in 1775. Maddon got his 500th win as a manager, all with Tampa Bay. “I just happen to be the steward of this group,” he said. “Better baseball play-ers make you a lot smarter manager.” Gators hoop star Schintzius diesAssociated PressTAMPA — Former University of Florida basketball star Dwayne Schintzius, who also played in the NBA, died after a two-year battle against cancer. He was 43. Relatives say Schintzius died Sunday at a Tampa hospital following com-plications from a failed bone marrow transplant. Schintzius began treatment for leukemia in 2010. The 7-foot-2 center played for the Gators from 1987-1990, helping Florida to its first three NCAA Tournament appearances. He is Florida’s sixthhighest scorer with 1,624 points. Schintzius was on the 1989 team that won the first SEC championship for the Gators. He was coached at Brandon High by Lake City native Frank Vining. Schintzius was drafted 24th overall by the San Antonio Spurs in 1990. He also played for the Kings, Nets, Pacers, Clippers and Celtics during an eight-year professional career.


DEAR ABBY: I’m a 43year-old veteran of the grocery industry. I am also an associate of one of the premier supermarkets in the country, and I disagree with your response to “Chicago Clipper” (Feb. 18)! Coupons are a necessary evil and are gra-ciously accepted, but they create an abundance of work for retailers. It takes countless hours of sorting, logging, filling out forms, mailing and receiving to be reimbursed for the face value of the coupon. This is hardly a benefit to the grocer. The abuse and fraud associated with coupons adds up into millions of dollars. When a customer leaves one on a shelf for the next shopper, it usually ends up on the floor. So we now have a slick surface that someone can slip on and fall. When they are placed on an item in the dairy or meat case, they inevitably fall to the bot-tom and clog the drains, which causes water back-ups, not to mention it’s trash we must fish out. By leaving an unwanted coupon on a store shelf for the next customer, Chicago Clipper is NOT “paying it forward.” She’s adding to the problem. So, please, folks, keep your coupons in your purse, wallet, pocket or coupon book until you get to the checkout line. -FLORIDA BUTCHER DEAR FLORIDA BUTCHER: Thank you for pointing out to my read-ers and me some of the problems coupons may create. Your sentiments were repeated by many retailers. However, other shoppers and retailers offered suggestions that may help to eliminate the problem, including: cou-pon exchanges, donating them to the military, post-ing them on Freecycle, Craigslist or Facebook, etc. Read on: DEAR ABBY: I am a coupon user. I am also a grocery store employee. I constantly have to pick up coupons left by customers who are “paying it for-ward” or “being generous.” Not only are they a safety hazard, but they make our store look unkempt. We pride ourselves in main-taining a high standard of appearance. We actually clean up more coupons than those we redeem. Why not hand the extra coupons to your checker and ask that they be offered to the next cus-tomer? As for litterbugs who leave expired cou-pons laying around, every check stand is equipped with a garbage can, and an employee will be more than happy to throw out your trash if you ask. -STORE MANAGER IN MONTANA ** ** **DEAR ABBY: I’m a widow with a 20-year-old car and I accidentally smashed in its front end. When I got home and my neighbor saw what had happened, he spent his next weekend at a wreck-age yard buying all the necessary replacements. The following weekend he reassembled my car to perfection. Would he take any money for his efforts? No! Abby, there are wonderful people in this world and he is certainly one of them. And incidentally, he is a Navy captain on active duty. -LEE IN SAN DIEGO DEAR LEE: So your guardian angel wears a Navy uniform! He’s not only an officer and a gentleman, but also a master mechanic. You are one lucky lady, and he is a sweetheart. DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t limit possibili-ties. Think outside the box and try doing things dif-ferently. It’s up to you to set a new standard that addresses past problems in order to find future solu-tions. Love is highlighted, but secret affairs must be avoided. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Kick-start and initiate, but most of all, participate. Make your point clear by stepping into the spotlight and sharing your con-cerns, ideas and solutions. You will draw attention that can lead to bigger opportunities and fabulous new connections. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You’ll be disappointed if you count on others to do things for you. Focus your energy on developing your own plans and execut-ing them strategically to your own specifications. The fewer people involved in your affairs, the better. ++ CANCER (June 21July 22): Do your job a little differently and you will inspire originality in others as well. Your abil-ity to relay information and share your thoughts will resonate with those striving to make improve-ments. Give-and-take will lead to greater opportuni-ties. +++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stick to your budget. This is not the time to be indul-gent in any way. Simplicity and originality will be key to standing out in a crowd. You can make reforms and alter your direction if you express your thoughts. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take better care of your health and emotional well-being. Getting run-down or neglecting mild symptoms will lead to a longer recovery and a lack of productivity. Take care of both emotional and physical problems immedi-ately. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A change in the way someone treats you can be expected. Stay on top of what’s required of you and keep an eye on someone who has made a commit-ment in return. Give-and-take and honest commu-nication will be essential. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take the initiative and make changes at home that will help you engage in neglected proj-ects. It’s important to be surrounded by the tools, atmosphere or inspiration you require in order to develop, present and pro-mote your goals. +++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Believe in your ability and experi-ence. You can expect to be offered empty promises. Unreliable people will lead to problems with paperwork that must be completed before you con-tinue. Work only with the people you know well and trust. ++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stick close to home. Expand your interests, but first get your paperwork up to date. A chance to improve your surroundings or to invest in a space that allows you to take on a new project will pay off. ++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Getting in touch with old friends or reviving old interests will also bring about greater opportuni-ties for love, or at least help you make a decision regarding your personal direction and partnerships. Make creative changes to your surroundings. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep things mellow, no matter who you are dealing with. Disputes will arise if you are stubborn, unrelenting or critical when dealing with your family, peers or your lover. Avoid emotional encoun-ters. +++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Extra coupons left on shelves cause more harm than good Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. 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Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With Artwo rk-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTFOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISIONIN RE: ESTATE OFFile No. 2012-CP-70MARYJAYNE LEE,Division ProbateDeceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of MAR Y JA YNE LEE deceased, whose date of death was January 4, 2012; File Number 2012-CP-70 is pending in the Circuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando A venue Lake City FL 32055 The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITH-IN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is: April 17, 2012.Laura Ann Fouraker-GardnerAttorney for Personal RepresentativeEmail: lauraann@taxattorney.com-castbiz.netFlorida Bar No. 69973Laura Ann Fouraker-Gardner, P.A.P.O. Box 2081Lake City, FL32025Telephone: 386-752-9803KENNETH LEROYLEEPersonal Representative101 NWBeauchamp WayLake City, FL3205505532092April 17, 24, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO: 2012-116-DRDIVISION:Domestic RelationsCASSYM. KYI,Petitioner,andJOSEPH ANTHONYKYI,RespondentNOTICE OF ACTION FOR PUBLI-CATIONTO: Joseph Anthony KyiYOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Dissolution of Marriage, includ-ing claims for dissolution of mar-riage, payment of debts, division of real and personal property, and for payments of support, has been filed against you. You are required to serve a copy of your written defens-es, if any, to this action on Stephen M. Witt, Petitioner’s attorney, whose address is PO BOX 2064, Lake City, Florida 32056, on or before April 25, 2012, and file the original with the clerk of this court at Columbia Coun-ty Courthouse, 135 N. Hernando St., Lake City, Florida 32055, either be-fore service on Petitioner’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the peti-tion.WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, re-quires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, in-cluding dismissal or striking of pleadings.DATED this 19th day of March 2012.CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBY: D. WATKINSDEPUTYCLERK02500055March 27, 2012April 3, 10, 17, 2012 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: JIM'S AUTO SERVICE gives Notice ofForeclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 04/30/2012, 08:30 am at 2550 SWMAIN BLVD. LAKE CITY, FL32025, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes.JIM'S AUTO SERVICE reserves the right to accept or reject anyand/or all bids.2CNBE18U7S69516021995 CHEVROLET05532112April 17, 2012 PUBLIC AUCTION 1992 ACURVIN# JH4DA9469NS019027CREAMER’S WRECKER SERV-ICE 290 NE SUNNYBROOK ST.LAKE CITY, FL32055COLUMBIACOUNTY386-752-2861SALE DATE: April 30, 20128:00AM05532100April 17, 2012 LegalSTATE OFFLORIDADEPARTMENTOF ENVIRON-MENTALPROTECTION NOTICE OF INTENTTO ISSUE PERMITThe Department of Environmental Protection gives notice of its intent to issue a permit to City of Lake City, Mr. David Clanton, Executive Direc-tor of Utilities, 205 N Marion Ave, Lake City, Florida 32055 to con-struct and operate a new 3 MGD AADF domestic wastewater treat-ment facility which would land apply 3.0 mgd of reclaimed water to a slow-rate restricted public access system. The facility will be located at latitude 30o8'16" N, longitude 82o40'26" Won 259 SWKicklighter Ter,Lake City, Florida 32024 in Columbia County. The intent to issue and application file are available for public inspec-tion during normal business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except legal holi-days, at the Department's Northeast District Office, 7825 Baymeadows Way,Suite B200, Jacksonville, Flor-ida 32256-7577, at phone number (904)256-1700.The Department will issue the permit with the attached conditions unless a timely petition for an administrative hearing is filed under Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes, within fourteen days of receipt of no-tice. The procedures for petitioning for a hearing are set forth below. Aperson whose substantial interests are affected by the Department's pro-posed permitting decision may peti-tion for an administrative proceeding (hearing) under Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes. The pe-tition must contain the information set forth below and must be filed (re-ceived by the Clerk) in the Office of General Counsel of the Department at 3900 Commonwealth Boulevard, Mail Station 35, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3000.Under Rule 62-110.106(4), Florida Administrative Code, a person may request an extension of the time for filing a petition for an administrative hearing. The request must be filed (received by the Clerk) in the Office of General Counsel before the end of the time period for filing a petition for an administrative hearing. Petitions filed by any persons other than those entitled to written notice under Section 120.60(3), Florida Statutes, must be filed within four-teen days of publication of the notice or within fourteen days of receipt of the written notice, whichever occurs first. Section 120.60(3), Florida Stat-utes, however, also allows that any person who has asked the Depart-ment for notice of agency action may file a petition within fourteen days of receipt of such notice, regardless of the date of publication. The petitioner shall mail a copy of the petition to the applicant at the ad-dress indicated above at the time of filing. The failure of any person to file a petition or request for an exten-sion of time within fourteen days of receipt of notice shall constitute a waiver of that person's right to re-quest an administrative determina-tion (hearing) under Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes. Any subsequent intervention (in a proceeding initiated by another par-ty) will be only at the discretion of the presiding officer upon the filing of a motion in compliance with Rule 28106.205, Florida Administrative Code.Apetition that disputes the material facts on which the Department's ac-tion is based must contain the fol-lowing information, as indicated in Rule 28-106.201, Florida Adminis-trative Code: (a) The name and address of each agency affected and each agency's file or identification number, if known; (b) The name, address, and telephone number of the petitioner; the name, address, and telephone number of the petitioner's representa-tive, if any, which shall be the ad-dress for service purposes during the course of the proceeding; and an ex-planation of how the petitioner's sub-stantial interests will be affected by the determination; (c) Astatement of when and how the petitioner received notice of the De-partment's decision; (d) Astatement of all disputed issues of material fact. If there are none, the petition must so indicate; (e) Aconcise statement of the ulti-mate facts alleged, including the spe-cific facts the petitioner contends warrant reversal or modification of the Department's proposed action; (f) Astatement of the specific rules or statutes the petitioner contends re-quire reversal or modification of the Department's proposed action; and (g) Astatement of the relief sought by the petitioner, stating precisely the action petitioner wishes the Department to take with respect to the Department's proposed action. Because the administrative hearing process is designed to formulate final agency action, the filing of a petition means that the Department's final ac-tion may be different from the posi-tion taken by it in this notice. Per-sons whose substantial interests will be affected by any such final deci-sion of the Department have the right to petition to become a party to the proceeding, in accordance with the requirements set forth above. In addition to requesting an adminis-trative hearing, any petitioner may elect to pursue mediation. The elec-tion may be accomplished by filing with the Department a mediation agreement with all parties to the pro-ceeding (i.e., the applicant, the De-partment, and any person who has filed a timely and sufficient petition for a hearing). The agreement must contain all the information required by Rule 28-106.404, Florida Admin-istrative Code. The agreement must be received by the Clerk in the Of-fice of General Counsel of the De-partment at 3900 Commonwealth Boulevard, Mail Station 35, Talla-hassee, Florida 32399-3000, within ten days after the deadline for filing a petition, as set forth above. Choos-ing mediation will not adversely af-fect the right to a hearing if media-tion does not result in a settlement. As provided in Section 120.573, Florida Statutes, the timely agreeLegalment of all parties to mediate will toll the time limitations imposed by Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes, for holding an administra-tive hearing and issuing a final order. Unless otherwise agreed by the par-ties, the mediation must be conclud-ed within sixty days of the execution of the agreement. If mediation results in settlement of the administrative dispute, the Department must enter a final order incorporating the agree-ment of the parties. Persons seeking to protect their substantial interests that would be affected by such a modified final decision must file their petitions within fourteen days of receipt of this notice, or they shall be deemed to have waived their right to a proceeding under Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes. If mediation terminates without set-tlement of the dispute, the Depart-ment shall notify all parties in writ-ing that the administrative hearing processes under Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes, remain available for disposition of the dis-pute, and the notice will specify the deadlines that then will apply for challenging the agency action and electing remedies under those two statutes.05532116April 17, 2012 020Lost & Found LOSTFAMILY PET Adult male yorkie. Lost in Country Club area. REWARD. Please call 386-365-2125. LOST, TAN PITTBULL MIX, 10 weeks, missing since April 6th aruond Pennsylvania St. Reward 386-867-9078 100Job OpportunitiesCDLDrivers Wanted, dedicated routes, Target Account, Out of Lake City, FL Call Willie 229-630-0021 4 TEMPORARYFarm Workers Needed. Employer: Orville Hail, Jr. Somerset, KY. Perform all duties of Tobacco, Row Crop, Greenhouse/Nursery, & Vegetable Production; including seeding, fertilizing, planting, plowing, weeding, spraying, irrigating, harvesting, & packaging; and general farm maintenance. Employment Dates: 06/10/2012 – 01/10/2013. Random drug testing may be done after hire at the employer’s expense. Wage of $9.38/hr. Worker guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Tools provided at no cost. Free housing provided to non commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed when 50% of contract is met. Apply for this job at the nearest Florida One Stop Career Center or call 386-7559026 and reference job order #KY0450591. Cloth Cutter: Person to cut cloth from patterns and misc. other duties. Also a sewing machine operator. Call Hafners 386-755-6481 100Job Opportunities05531978EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for “on-call” tournament Maintenance Worker I – Landscape & Parks Department. Duties include manual labor, raking infields, moving bases, cleaning restrooms, trash disposal and other tasks to ensure a safe and clean tournament environment. Minimum requirements: High school diploma/GED, 18 years of age. One year experience in housekeeping or custodial work; labor experience in construction, maintenance & repair work. Must possess valid Fl driver’s license. Salary is $10.02/hour, NO BENEFITS Work days are usually Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 AM until the last game ends. This an “as needed” position with no guaranteed numberof hours Successful applicant must pass preemployment physical, drug screening and criminal history background. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando, Suite 203, Lake City, FL 32055, (386)719-2025, TDD (386)758-2139 or our website (www.columbiacountyfla.com), Applications must be received on or before 04/27/12. AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. 100Job Opportunities05531990Managers and Assistant Managers Join a team of managers in the Convenience store business. Now accepting applications for qualified people for Lake city. We offer a competitive salary, weekly pay, bonus, incentives, paid holidays, and vacation. Must have retail experience and willing to work a flexible schedule. Fax Resume to: 352-333-1161 Attn: Tammy Email: tsimmons@fasttrackstores.com 05532065PAYLESS SHOESOURCE, leader in family footwear, is looking for Store Managers for North Central Florida. Competitive salary and benefits along with career growth opportunities. Please contact Chris.Fuori@payless.com with resume. 05532111Sales Position available at the North Florida Auto Agency. Benefits package, bonuses, paid training/vacation. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Looking for highly motivated, positive attitude & professional appearance. Apply in person or call Brad today at 386-758-6171. 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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTUESDAY, APRIL17, 2012 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 Sell Your Vehicle, Motorcycle or Watercraft To Get Your Vehicle Sold, Call Mary (386) 755-5440 Bring the picture in or wewill take it for you!If you don’t sell your vehicle during the first 10 days, you can run the same vehicle ad for 10 additional days for only $16.00 s9OURADRUNSCONSECUTIVEDAYSWITHADESCRIPTIONANDPHOTOs9OUMUSTINCLUDEVEHICLEPRICEs!LLADSAREPREPAIDs0RIVATEPARTYONLY 4ERMSANDCONDITIONSREMAINTHE SAMEFORTHEADDITIONALRUN 10 DaysONLY$42 2006 EF250 Ford Van3/4 ton, metal work shelves/ladder rack, 60K miles, exc. cond.$10,500Call386-623-9026 Sample Ad Like New AccordV6, sun roof, spoiler, etc. 38,000 mi., 1 owner, garage kept, full warranty. Reduced to$18,900Call386-752-1364 or 386-965-4340 100Job Opportunities05532093The Lake City Reporter, a daily newspaper seeks Independent Contractor Newspaper Carrier Apply in person during normal business hours or email Mandy Brown Circulation Director at: mbr own@lakecityr epor ter .com NO PHONE CALLS 05532094Suwannee Valley Grassing, Inc. is accepting applications for TRUCK DRIVER Must have a valid Class ACDL. Must be able to work weekends as req’d. Normal work week is MonFri. Some out of town work. Apply in person: 3100 Hwy 441N & Cason Rd; north of Five Points. Approx. 0.5 mi south of I-10, across from the Target Distribution Center. All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen. Females are encouraged to apply. Applications accepted until position is filled. EEO & DFWP 2 TEMPORARYFarm Workers Needed. Employer: Jeffery Jordan Elkton, KY. Perform all duties of Tobacco & Row Crop Production; including seeding, fertilizing, planting, plowing, weeding, spraying, irrigating, harvesting, & packaging; and general farm maintenance. Employment Dates: 06/08/2012 – 12/12/2012. Random drug testing may be done after hire at the employer’s expense. Wage of $9.38/hr. Worker guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Tools provided at no cost. Free housing provided to non commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed when 50% of contract is met. Apply for this job at the nearest Florida One Stop Career Center or call 386-755-9026 and reference job order #KY0451094. 4 TEMPFarmworkers needed 5/21/12-12/31/12. Workers will seed, set, cut, house, & strip tobacco; bend, stoop, lift, load & stack hay. Must have 3 months verifiable experience working in tobacco. Subject to random drug testing at employer’s expense. Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Work tools, supplies & equip provided at no cost. Free housing provided for non-commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed to worker upon completion of 50% of contract, or earlier, if appropriate. $9.38/hr. Worksites in Hancock Co. KY. Report or send a resume to nearest local FLAgency of Workforce Innovation office or call (386) 755-9026 & reference job # KY0449813. Ogle Farms & Shelby & Jesse Emmick. 4 TEMPORARYFarm Workers Needed. Employer: William S. Allen, Jr. Monticello, KY. Perform all duties of Tobacco, Row Crop, & Vegetable Production; including seeding, fertilizing, planting, plowing, weeding, spraying, irrigating, harvesting, & packaging; and general farm maintenance. Employment Dates: 06/10/2012 – 12/31/2012. Random drug testing may be done after hire at the employer’s expense. Wage of $9.38/hr. Worker guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Tools provided at no cost. Free housing provided to non commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed when 50% of contract is met. Apply for this job at the nearest Florida One Stop Career Center or call 386-755-9026 and reference job order #KY0450603. 8 TEMPORARYFarm Workers Needed. Employer: Courtney Farms LLC Bagdad, KY. Perform all duties of Tobacco, Row Crop, Greenhouse/Nursery, & Vegetable Production; including seeding, fertilizing, planting, plowing, weeding, spraying, irrigating, harvesting, & packaging; and general farm maintenance. Employment Dates: 06/04/2012 – 01/30/2013. Random drug testing may be done after hire at the employer’s expense. Wage of $9.38/hr. Worker guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Tools provided at no cost. Free housing provided to non commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed when 50% of contract is met. Apply for this job at the nearest Florida One Stop Career Center or call 386-755-9026 and reference job order #KY0450483. CHEVROLETDEALER is looking for a GM trained Parts Manager with hands on experience. Major benefits available. Good working environment at single point dealership. Apply in person or email resume to bburkins1@gmail.com Commercial Driver Class Afor OTR employment with local company. Volvo 780 with reefer trailer. Exp’d req’d. Absolutely clean record. Call for interview, Trava Bros LLC (386) 854-1400. FASTGROWING company is looking to hire individuals in our Customer Service, Production and Sales departments. Looking for reliable people with drive and determination to work in this fast paced environment. Full time positions with flexible hours available. Applicants must have a great attitude and be willing to learn. We need rock stars! Please send resume to channah.vicenzi@signordersystem.com or fax to 386-755-4704. FRITO LAY Part Time Detailer Competitve pay & flexible schedule. Can lead to fulltime opportunities. Apply online @ www.fritolayemployment.com Equal Opportunity Employment Sales Position available for motivated individual Rountree Moore Toyota, Great benefits, paid training/vacation. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Call Anthony Cosentino 386-623-7442 Part Time Bull DozerOperator needed for FJ Hill Construction. Experienced required Call 386-752-7887 100Job OpportunitiesNOWHIRING!!! We are now hiring experienced Class ADrivers •Excellent benefits package including health, dental and 401K. All applicants MUSTHave: •Class ACDLwith X endorsements. •1 yr tractor-trailer experience with a t/t school certification or 2 yrs. tractor-trailer experience without the certification. •25 yrs or older Please apply online at floridarockandtanklines.com 1-866-352-7625. WE ARELOOKING for an Experienced (2+ yrs.) OTR Driver. Please Call 1-877-745-8730 to receive an application. 120Medical Employment05531999MEDICALASSISTANT Requirements: Phlebotomy certified with min. 1 yr. exp. Please email resume to jpapesh@cancercarenorthflorida.com Madison County Memorial Hospital Now Hiring: RN Nurse Manager Medical Lab Technologist RN’s FT& As NeededPlease contact Human Resources (850)973-2271 ext. 1906 EOE/DFW OFFICE MANAGER Needed for medical office. Experience needed in bookkeeping/accounting principals, medical office procedures, coding/billing and marketing. Excellent communication and customer service skills a must. Fax resume to 386-719-5654. 240Schools & Education05531665Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp • Nursing Assistant, $479next class-04/30/12• Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class-05/07/12• LPN 09/10/12 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies FREE LAB MALE BLACK Neutered, 3 years old. Up to date on shots. Good with kids. Call 386-758-9494 PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 402Appliances GE Gas Stove White, Works great $150.00. OBO 386-292-3927 GE REFRIGERATOR 18-20 cu ft Very clean. $175. OBO 386-292-3927 WHITE GEPROFILE REFRIGERATOR WITH ICE MAKER FOR SALE $150.00 CALL 386-752-1811 407Computers DELLComputer $100.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous 180 JOHN DEERE 38” Cut Lawn Tractor 17HPKawasaki Engine with bagger. Lots of extras $300. SOLD LIKE NEW Love Bug Car Screen $15.00 Call 386-758-6886 OLD POST CARD COLLECTION Call for details $75.00 386-758-6886 QUEEN SIZE SHEET $15.00 Set Call 386-758-6886 520Boats forSale 06 Alum 17” Bass boat. 50hp, 4 stroke Suzuki motor. Bought new, mint cond. Valued at $9,000. Asking $6,000 obo. 386-288-0121 630Mobile Homes forRent2 BR/2BA, Very clean, furnished, in the country, $600 mo. plus utilities. NO PETS. Call 386-935-2461 630Mobile Homes forRent2 BR/2 BAWellborn $450.00 dep. $450.00 mo. 386-623-9650 3 BR/2 BA, completely refurbished, appliances furnished, $775 month. & $775 deposit 386-752-7578 Country Living, 16 Wide, 3bdrm,$550.mo. Very clean, NO PETS! Ref’s & dep req’d. 386-758-2280 Country Living 3 BR/2BA, exc. cond., includes all appl., garbage pickup & water. No pets, off of 252/Pinemount, 386-752-5617. LOVELYSWMH 3/2, Built 2006 on 2 fenced acres in Olustee. $700 mo. Income & rental history verif. 904-349-5192 owner/agent. 640Mobile Homes forSale3/2 1,446sq. ft. on 2 acres, with all the upgrades, built in 2010 & shows like a model. $79,900 MLS #78520 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers, 386-867-1271 44X12 Covered Front Porch, 4/2 manf. home, sky lights, large closets, 2,560 sq. ft. all on 5 acres, $99,000 MLS 79826 Derington Properties 386-965-4300 Beautiful 1 acre lot in great location with a 14x70 2/2 Fleetwood only $1,500 down and $249 mo. Call Dave Ammons 386-292-6290 email: ammonspaula@yahoo.com EASTSIDE VILLAGE!Retirement community. breakfast nook, screened porch. Community. pool & clubhouse. $62,900 MLS 79878 DeringtonProperties 386-965-4300 FACTORYOUTLETPRICES (4) Brand New Doublewides by Jacobsen under $50,000. All new homes in del-set-skirting-steps and central AC. Only At North Pointe Homes in Gainesville on Hwy. 441. Call 352-872-5566. HUGE 32X80 4/2 $65,955 New 2012 Home has 9 ft. ceilings and Huge Man Cave Family Room. 2,300 sq. ft. Price incl. del-set-AC-shirt-steps. North Pointe Homes. Pre-approval by Phone, Hwy. 441 Gainesville, 352-872-5566. I Specialize In Repo’s and Used Mobile Home, $6,500 and up Call Paula Ammons 386-292-6290 email: ammonspaula@yahoo.com LIKE NEW!3BR/2BAMH On 1 acre is move-in Ready ONLY$65,000 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #79728 Mobile Home Wanted Singlewide or Doublewide, good condition, Reasonable offer will pay cash. Call 386-288-8379 Mossey Oak Homes Factory Outlet New 2012 3/2 $36,900, New 4/2 $39,900 & New 4/2 $59,900, Incl. delv., set-up, ac, etc. First Coast Homes 386-752-1452 Palm HarborHomes Red Tag Sale Over 10 Stock Units Must Go Save up to $35K 800-622-2832 ext. 210 P rice Reduced! 2006 Fleetwood Annv. Series 3/2 plus office, split bdr. plan, privacy fence, lg. kitch.. Patti Taylor@ Access Realty MLS #78411 $63,900, 623-6896 R eady to Move In, 4 BR/2 BA, over 2,000 sq. ft., lots of upgrades, $2,500 down $399 mo., possible owner fin. First Coast Homes (386) 752-1452. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473, 4/2 on10 acres in Bell. 2,200 heated sqft. in country, Bring all offers! $89,000 MLS#76582 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473, Lg. home in s/d on 2 acres! Will have fishing rights to Lake at Timberlake, Sold “As Is” $49,900 MLS#74862. WOODGATE VILLAGE!3BR 2BADWMH w/fenced yd, carport & wkshop $39,900 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #79078 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05531989Best deal in town!WINDSONG APTS386-758-8455 2/1 w/garage & washer/dryer hookups. West side of town, Call for details 386-755-6867 2BR/1.5 BAw/garage 5 minutes from VAhospital and Timco. Call for details. 386-365-5150 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Great area Wof I-75, spacious deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups, patio, $600-750 + Sec. 386-965-3775 or 965-5560 Greentree Townhouse Move In Madness. 2/1, 2/1.5. Free water & sewer. Balcony & patio. Laundry. Behind Kens on Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 wwwmyflapts.com NICE Apt Downtown. Remodeled 1 bedroom. Kitchen, dining, living room. $450. mo plus sec. 386-362-8075 or 386-754-2951 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRentUpdated Apt, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 730Unfurnished Home ForRent1br/1ba Free ele. Utilities incl. 4mi S. Lake City. $300dep. $375mo. 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 2 BR/1BALake City, $650 dep. $650 mo. No Pets, 386-623-9650 3 BR/21/2 BALake City $1,550 dep. $1,550 mo. 386-623-9650 3 BR/2BAWhite Springs $840 dep. $840 mo. 386-623-9650 3br/1.5ba. Very clean, Block great area. CH/A& indoor laundry. Carport & Fenced (privacy) back yard. $800. mo $800. dep. (941)920-4535 CONVENIENTLOCATION 2brApartment. Close to downtown. $485. mo $585 dep. No pets 386-344-2170 750Business & Office Rentals05531577OFFICE SPACE for Lease 576 sq' $450/mth900 sq' $600/mth 3568 sq' $2973/mth8300 sq' $5533/mth also Bank Building Excellent Locations Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor Commercial Building 30 x 40 on 4 acres for lease on SR 247 $595.00 dep. $595.00 mo. 386-623-9650 COMMERCIALPROPERTY FOR LEASE, 15,000 Sq. ft.,with office area, $1,800 month. Call 386-438-8555 ForRent orLease: Former Doctors office, Former professional office & Lg open space: avail on East Baya Ave. Competitive rates. Weekdays 386-984-0622 evenings/weekends 497-4762 Midtown Commercial Center, Suite w/warehouse. Call Vicki or Joe 386-935-2832. 770Condos ForRent 3 BR/3 BAon golf course in Country Club area, remodeled, hardwood floors, fireplace, $1,200 mo. 1st+last+sec. 386-362-4216. 790Vacation Rentals Horseshoe Beach Special Gulf Front 2br, w/lg porch, dock, fish sink. wkend $395./wk $895. 386-235-3633/352-498-5986 alwaysonvacation.com #419-181 “Florida’s Last Frontier” 805Lots forSale 1 to 5 acre lots paved roads Falling Creek area, $300 down $300 a month. Call 386-623-0232. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the fair housing act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin; or any intention to make such preference, limitation or discrimination." Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under the age of 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777, the toll free telephone number to the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, Beautiful lot on Suwannee River, well & septic (above ground) both 5-6 yrs. old., $45,000 MLS #78842 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, 20 acre wooded tract, very nice piece of land, 10 mi. from Cedar Key, Price to Sell! $50,000 MLS#78886 810Home forSale 3/2 1,809sq. ft., corner lot walkability to grocery stores, rest. & doctors offices. $79,900 MLS#79574 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 3/2 Brick, metal roof, fenced backyard, conv. to VAHosp., Timco, Fla. Gateway Coll., $77,700 MLS #80464, REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271. 3/2 on .50 acre built in 2005. Owners pride shows here. Lots of storage and upgrades. MLS #79880. GingerParkerHallmark Real Estate (386) 365-2135. 3BR/1BAW/1,296SqFt convenient to downtown $58,000 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCYINC. 755-5110 #80227 BRICK 3/2with granite in kitchen & baths, new flooring, great room & 24x24 detached gar./workshop. $112,500 MS 80254 Derington Properties 386-965-4300 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 3/2 w/office & den., scrd. porch, above ground pool, approx. 2,204 sq. ft. $195,000, MLS #80340, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company Enjoy the past, 4 BR/2BAin Branford. Newer A/C, metal roof, well maint. $64,900 MLS#80381, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 3BR/2BA, 1,900 sq. ft., large master suite, scrd. porch, 4.94 acres in Live Oak, $79,000, MLS#80476, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company Large brick in est. subdv. 3BR/2BA, 1,684 sq. ft., Needs TLC. $94,900 MLS #80211, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 4BR/2 and 1 partial bath, 5.05+ acres, vaulted ceilings, fireplace, granite, $240,000 MLS#80446, 386752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company, Needs a little love,3 BR/2BA, flagstone fireplace, lg. eat-in kit., 2 car gar., $86,000 MLS#80450, 386-752-6575 Charming Brick home w/screened in garage for outdoor entertaining. Quiet neighborhood. MLS #78440. Teresa Spradley-Hallmark Real Estate (386) 365-8343. Coldwell Bank Bishop Realty 3BR/2BA, 1,590 sq. ft., screen porch, workshop, fenced backyard. $97,500 MLS#74542 Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell Bank Bishop Realty Great location, building w/lots of space, floor area adaptable for business. $229,900, MLS#80346, Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3 BR/2BA, 1,474 sq. ft, 2 car gar., deck, freshly painted, new carpet, $109,900 MLS#79581, Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Brick 4BR/2.5 BA, wood floors, large back porch, carport, super investment, $63,900 MLS#79970 Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Exc. location. 1,512 sq. ft. + 210 sq. ft. room, recent remodeling. $94,500 MLS#79838 Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 4BR/3BA, on lake, many upgrades, $299,000 MLS#76085 Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 or Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Family Wanted. 3/2 Home with over 1,600 sqft. Fireplace, large private fenced backyard! MLS #79943. Paula Lawrence Hallmark Real Estate (386) 623-1973 Home Retreat! Immaculate Home. Outdoor kitchen, fenced pool/patio. MLS #80393 Teresa Spradley Hallmark Real Estate (386) 365-8343 LARGE 2,000+SqFt 3BR/2BA home near schools & shopping ONLY$28,500 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY, INC. 755-5110 #77505 LOCATED IN Nice Retirement Community (Eastside Subdv.). House rebuilt in 2011, all new features. Comes fully furnished, ready to move in. 2 BR/1 BA, 1 car garage, $65,000 FIRM!, 775-537-1960 NEAR SUMMERSELEM! 3BR/2BAw/1,705 SqFt w/FP$119,500 DANIEL CRAPPS AGENCYINC. 755-5110 #80463 Picadilly Park Area, Nice Brick 3/2 on large .836 acre lot. Fenced back yard, work shop, pole barn. Patti Taylor@Access Realty MLS #78989 $129,900, 623-6896. Poole Realty, Donna Dawson, Lake view, newly remodeled, 5BR/5BA, balcony, spiral stairs to patio, on one acre. $295,000 MLS#78495, 386-288-5679 Poole Realty Glenda McCall, 3/2 in 55+ Eastside Retirement Comm., w/Florida room, lg. kit., patio, sprinkler, 2 car gar.$135,000 MLS#79546, 386-208-5244 Poole Realty Kellie Shirah, 4/2, 2,100+sq. ft. huge master br. w/walk-in closet, screened back porch, detached gar., $184,000 MLS #80283, 386-208-3847. 810Home forSale Poole Realty Kellie Shirah, BIG House, 2,100 sqft. 10’ceilings, on beautiful 10 ac., incl. outdoor bld. 18x25, $259,000, MLS #80224, 386-208-3847 Live Oak, FL Poole Realty, Kellie Shirah, Furn. River Front on the Suwannee, 5 acr., home is deceivingly spacious and can entertain plenty. $127,000. MLS#80271 386-208-3847 Poole Realty, William Golightly, 3/1 Brick mins. from everything, wood laminate flooring, fenced around 2 sides, 1 car gar., $95,000 MLS# 80275, 386-590-6681 PRICE SLASHED!3BR/2BA Brick home REMODELED! Fenced backyard $69,500 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #78340 Refreshing! Looking for a clean home inside and out, this is it! 3/2, 1,600 sqft. Nice area MLS #80191 Janet Creel Hallmark Real Estate (386) 719-0382 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, 4/2 lrg. home on 1 acre. Granite floors, open kit. & Fla. room, wrap around front porch, $129,000 MLS#77292 Room to Run. Desirable Location on an acre of land. 3/2, 1,300 sqft. brick home. MLS #80332 Jay Sears Hallmark Real Estate (386) 867-1613 Victorian on 2.66 acres. Double deck porches, fireplaces, incls. triplewide MH, Total of 9 BR/3 BA. PattiTaylor@ Access Realty MLS #71594, $149,900, 623-6896 820Farms & Acreage4 acres, Wellborn, New Well installed, Beautifully wooded w/cleared Home Site, owner fin, no down, $39,900, $410 mon Call 352-215-1018 www.LandOwnerFinancing.com Owner Financed land with only $300 down payment. Half to ten ac lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www .landnfl.com 860Investment Property2 ACRES of land with 8,000 sf. building. $80,000. Located in Olustee. Owner Financing possible. 904-318-7714. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473, Great investment property in city limits. Both units occupied with tenants that want to stay. $50,000 MLS#79206 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call


Campus News CLASS NOTES To leave an anonymous message on a possible dangerous situation concerning Columbia County schools, call toll-free, (866) 295-7303. To leave an anonymous message on a pos sible truancy problem in Columbia County schools, call 758-4947. Items for the school page should be dropped off or mailed to: Laura Hampson, Lake City Reporter 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055; faxed to (386) 752-9400; or e-mailed to lhampson@lakecityreporter.com by 5 p.m. Thursdays. BulletinBoard NEWS ABOUT OUR SCHOOLS Kindergarten orientation Kindergarten Orientation for students and par ents will be held at each elementary school on Thursday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. Parents or guardians of children who will be five years of age on or before September 1 should attend the meeting at the school for which their child is zoned. Westside Elem. Writing winners Westside would like to congratulate the follow ing students for being our 5th Six Weeks Writing Winners: Kayza Giles, Kirsten Travis, Caleb Melgaard, MaLique Macon, Logan Mears, Shanna Bolling-Spears, Zaher Darwiche, Makayla Ball, Ty Floyd, Yisel Caballero, Emily Barnard, Kaitlyn Suggs, Diya Patel, Zachary Powell, Juan Resendiz, Joshua Wehinger, Braden Jaber, Emily Flugrath, Christopher Lopez, Gavin Justice, Isabella Park, Noah Nicely, Lance Minson, Brianna Claridy, Ashlee Smith, Saiyara Noor, Hunter Ragsdale-Tomimatsu, Kylie Casazza and Tyler Roach. Character word The character Word for the month of March was positive Attitude. The Columbia County band students were recognized at the April 10 school board meeting for superior ratings at the District Four Florida Bandmasters Association Solo and Ensemble Performance Assessment. Some students were recognized for their participation in the North Florida Honor Band. Pictured are Lake City Middle School students with Superintendent Michael Millikin, school board chairman Steve Nelson and Lake City Middle band director David Chandler. Columbia High School, Fort White Middle and High schools, and Richardson Middle School students were also recognized and presented certificates at the meeting. Band students honored for superior ratings LAURA HAMPSON/Lake City Reporter 6B LAKE CITY REPORTER SCHOOLS TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012 Page Editor: Laura Hampson, 754-0427 students selected are: Sydney Ziegaus, Abraham Ayon, Luke Wehinger, Meagan Roach, Christin Taylor, Joseph Ford, Kathryn Warner, Nick Green, Bryson Turbeville, AuJanae Jones, Karishma Bhagavan, Amare Farrell, Pyper Veach and Kiersten Dinkins, Dakota Strand, Bailey Lacy, Joshua Diston, Anna Jeffries, Aubree McRae, Taylor Marshall, Lesly Caballero, Trey Hingson, Kiersten Tracy, Kori Rentz, Amari Murphy, Asijona Powell, Christopher Lopez, Lane Dinkins, Autumn Howe, Randall Pidgeon, Meagan Gaskill, Brittany Williams, Tiara Carter, Natalie Hollingsworth, Sarah Garbett and Greer Hannigan. Science fair Congratulation to the following students for their Science Fair entries: First place Jacob Cohen, Aleck Avila, Megan Mills, Joshua Cohen, Dylan Cannon and Mikayla Collins. Second place Eli Roth, A.J. 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